Matariki 2009-the dawn of a new Maori year-New Zealand

Matariki 2009-New Zealand-Denomination:50c, $1.00, $1.50, $1.80, $2.00, $2.30

24 June 2009 signals the start of ‘Matariki’ – the dawn of a new Maori year. Traditionally a time for renewal, reflection and celebration, Matariki is also a time to honour Maori culture as a key influence on, and an integral part of, New Zealand’s sense of nationhood.

Date Of Issue:-24 June 2009