New Zealand
Rangitata Valley - Mount Sunday 611 m
Rangitata Valley - Issues of Private Postal Services

The valley was formed by the Rangitata River, which is one of the largest braided rivers in New Zealand. New Zealand 2004 Mount Sunday stamp

New Zealand 2004, Erewhon (Edoras).

The picture is showing the little hillrock, known as Mt. Sunday (611 m). It rises about 100 metres above the Rangitata river bed. Mt. Sunday and the surrounded area was the location for filming the Edoras set from The Lord of the Rings: "The Two Towers" and "The Return of the King" were filmed in this area.  

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