The White Island is an active volcano, located about 50 km off the Bay of Plenty. The island has a diameter of about 2 x 2.4 kilometres and is the summit of a 16 x 18 km submarine volcano rising up from the seafloor. It is known as one of New Zealand's most active volcanoes.
New Zealand 1974, White Island.
The stamp was issued in the series "Islands".
New Zealand 2012, White Island.
The stamp was issued in the series "Tiki Tour No 2".