Issues of Private Postal Services
Mountains at Lake Heron
any postage stamps issued by New Zealand Post

New Zealand Mail

The Lake Heron at 649 metres above sealevel is shaped like a Y. The lake is sorrounded by the Wild Man's Brother Range in the west, the Palmer Range in the north-east, the Taylor and Somers Range in the south-east and the Client Hills in the south.


NZM New Zealand Mail, NZM10/09 1213
50c Lake Heron
(please see the booklet)

The stamp is showing a view across Lake Heron towards north-east.

The mountain at the right (behind face value 50c) is known as Sugarloaf (1'236 m). The summit at the left is Smite Peak (1'990 m) of the Palmer Range.