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COCOS (KEELING) ISLANDS
Territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands

1963 - 2021

Updated: 13 October 2021



Product List Abbreviations

STAMP HISTORY
Territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands
1933 ..... Stamps of the Straits Settlements were used until 1937.
1938 ..... During the War and up to to 1954, an RAAF Post Office operated and Australian Stamps were used until 1952.
1952 ..... The Malayan Postal Administration opened a Post Office, using Singapore Stamps until 1955.
1955 ..... Administration of the Islands transferred to Australia, with Australian stamps being used again.
1965 ..... First stamps inscribed "Cocos (Keeling) Islands" issued.

1963 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Pictorial Definitives
11 June 1963
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 -      3d.  Copra Industry
2 -      5d.  Super Constellation Airplane
3 -      8d.  Map of Islands
4 -      1s.  Cocos Palms
5 -      2s.  Dukong Sail Boat
6 - 2s.3d.  White Tern

1965 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
50th Anniversary of Gallipoli Landing
14 April 1965
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 - 5d.  Simpson and His Donkey

1969 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Birds & Marine Life Definitives
9 July 1969
Product List
Stamp List
   

  1 -   1c.  Turbo Shell
  2 -   2c.  Small Giant Clam
  3 -   3c.  Reef Clam
  4 -   4c.  Floral Blenny Fish
  5 -   5c.  Coral
  6 -   6c.  Flying Fish
  7 - 10c.  Buff-Banded Rail 
  8 - 15c.  Java Sparrow
  9 - 20c.  Red-tailed Tropic Bird
10 - 30c.  Sooty Tern
11 - 50c.  Eastern Reef Heron
12 -   $1.  Great Frigate Bird

1976 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Ships Associated with the Cocos (Keeling) Island Definitives
29 March 1976
Product List
Stamp List
   

  1 - 1c.  Dragon (1609)
  2 - 2c.  HMS Juno (1857)
  3 - 5c.  HMS Beagle (1836)
  4 - 10c.  HMAS Sydney (1914)
  5 - 15c.  SMS Emden (1914)
  6 - 20c.  Ayesha (1907)
  7 - 25c.  TSS Islander (1927)
  8 - 30c.  MV Cheshire (1951)
  9 - 35c.  Jukung Sailboat
10 - 40c.  CS Scotia (1900)
11 - 50c.  RMS Orintes (1929)
12 -   $1.  Royal Yacht Gothic (1954)

1979 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Inauguration of Postal Service
3 September 1979
Product List
Stamp List
  Gummed Stamps
1 Sheet of 50.
1 - 20c . Map of Islands & Trees
Establishment of First Statutory Council
3 September 1979
Product List
Stamp List
  Gummed Stamps
1 Sheet of 50.
2 - 50c.  Council Seal & Jukong Sailboat
Fishes found in the Waters of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Definitives 1
3 September 1979
Product List
Stamp List
  Gummed Stamps
4 Sheets of 100.
3 -   1c.  Forceps Fish
4 -   5c.  Barbier
5 - 35c.  Cocos-Keeling Angelfish
6 -   $1.  Palette Surgeonfish
Christmas
22 October 1979
Product List
Stamp List
  Gummed Stamps
2 Sheets of 100.
7 - 25c. "Peace on Earth"
8 - 55c. "Goodwill Toward Men"
Fishes found in the Waters of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Definitives 2
19 November 1979
Product List
Stamp List
  Gummed Stamps
6 Sheets of 100.
  9 -   2c.  Ornate Butterflyfish
10 - 15c.  Pink Wrasse
11 - 20c. Clark's Anemonefish
12 - 30c.  Madagascar Butterflyfish
13 - 40c.  Coral Hogfish
14 - 50c.  Clown Wrasse

1980 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Fishes found in the Waters of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Definitives 3
18 February 1980
Product List
Stamp List
  Gummed Stamps
4 Sheets of 100.
1 - 10c.  Meyer's Butterflyfish
2 - 25c.  Red-breasted Wrasse
3 - 55c.  Yellow-tailed Tamarin
4 -   $2.  Melon Butterflyfish
Fishes found in the Waters of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Definitives 4
1 July 1980
Product List
Stamp List
  Gummed Stamps
3 Sheets of 50.
5 - 22c.  Undulate Triggerfish
6 - 28c.  Guineafowl Wrasse
7 - 60c.  Greasy Grouper
Christmas
22 October 1980
Product List
Stamp List
  Gummed Stamps
3 Sheets of 50.
  8 - 15c.  Star & Map
  9 - 28c.  Map & Wise Men
10 - 60c.  Map & Nativity Scene
25th Anniversary as an Australian Territory
24 November 1980
Product List
Stamp List
  Gummed Stamps
1 Composite Sheet of 50 (#
... 1 se-tenant strip of 5.

11 - 22c.  Britain (1857)
12 - 22c.  Ceylon (1878, 1942-46)
13 - 22c.  Straits Settlement (1886)
14 - 22c.  Singapore (1946)
15 - 22c.  Australia (1955 on)
400th Anniversary of Sir Francis Drake's Circumnavigation of the World
18 December 1980
Product List
Stamp List
  Gummed Stamps
4 Sheets of 50.
16 - 22c.  Eye of the Wind & Map
17 - 28c.  Voyage Routes
18 - 35c.  Drake & Golden Hind
19 - 60c.  Charles & Eye of the Wind

1981 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Opening of Animal Quarantine Station
12 May 1981
Product List
Stamp List
  Gummed Stamps
3 Sheets of 50.
1 - 22c.  Aerial View
2 - 45c.  Unloading Livestock
3 - 60c.  Livestock in Pen
Aircraft
23 June 1981
Product List
Stamp List
  Gummed Stamps
1 Composite Sheet of 50.
... 1 se-tenant strip of 5.

4 - 22c.  Catalina
5 - 22c.  Liberator & Lancastrian
6 - 22c.  DC4 Skymaster & Constellation
7 - 22c.  Electra
8 - 22c.  Boeing 727
Royal Wedding
29 July 1981
Product List
Stamp List
  Gummed Stamps
2 Sheets of 50.
  9 - 24c.  Blue Background
10 - 60c.  Orange Background
Christmas: Famous Carols
22 October 1981
Product List
Stamp List
  Gummed Stamps
3 Sheets of 50.
11 - 18c.  Angels
12 - 30c.  Shepherds
13 - 60c.  Manger  
150th Anniversary of Charles Darwin's Voyage
28 December 1981
Product List
Stamp List
  Gummed Stamps
3 Sheets of 50 (#16), (#17), (#18).
1 Miniature Sheet of 2 (#14-15).

14 - 24c.  Cross-section of West Island
15 - 24c.  Cross-section of East Island
16 - 24c.  Corals
17 - 45c.  Charles Darwin (1853) & Coral
18 - 60c.  HMS Beagle & Coral

1982 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
125th Anniversary of Annexation of Cocos (Keeling) Islands to the British Empire
31 March 1982
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 - 24c.  Queen Victoria
2 - 45c.  Union Flag
3 - 60c.  Capt. S. Fremantle (1857)
75th Anniversary of Boy Scout Movement
21 July 1982
Product List
Stamp List
 

4 - 27c.  Lord Baden-Powell
5 - 75c.  Map of Island
Butterflies and Moths Definitives 1
6 September 1982
Product List
Stamp List
 

6 -   1c.  Meadow Argus Butterfly
7 -   5c.  Hawk Moth Sp.
8 - 35c.  Pale Striated Hawkmoth
9 -   $1.  Castor Semi-looper Moth
Christmas
25 October 1982
Product List
Stamp List
  Gummed Stamps
3 Sheets of 50.
10 - 21c.  Emmanuel
11 - 35c.  Good Tidings
12 - 75c.  Flight

1983 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Butterflies and Moths Definitives 2
6 January 1983
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 -   2c.  Clear-winged Moth
2 - 10c.  Owlet Moth Sp.
3 - 55c.  Danaid Eggfly Butterfly
4 -   $3.  Heliotrope Moth
Butterflies and Moths Definitives 3
6 April 1983
Product List
Stamp List
 

5 - 20c.  Owlet Moth Sp.
6 - 30c.  Grass Moth Sp.
7 - 40c.  Common Crow Butterfly
8 - 45c.  Grass Moth Sp.
Butterflies and Moths Definitives 4
1 July 1983
Product List
Stamp List
 

  9 - 45c.  Grass Moth Sp.
10 - 50c.  African Monarch Butterfly
11 - 60c.  Oriental Leaf-worm Moth
12 -   $2.  Sphingid Moth
Christmas
31 October 1983
Product List
Stamp List
   

13 - 24c.  Journey
13 - 24c.  Birth
14 - 24c.  Good News 
15 - 24c.  Three Kings 
16 - 24c.  Adoration

1984 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Cocos-Malay Culture 1
27 January 1984
Product List
Stamp List
   

1 - 45c.  Hari Raya Celebrations
2 - 75c.  Melonggok Dancing
3 - 85c.  Cocos-Malay Wedding
75th Anniversary of Cocos Barrel Mail
20 April 1984
Product List
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4 - 35c.  Unpacking Barrel
5 - 55c.  Jukong awaiting Mail Ship
6 - 70c.  P&O Mail Ship Morea
7 -   $1.  Retrieving the Barrel 
375th Anniversary of the Discovery of Cocos (Keeling) Islands
10 July 1984
Product List
Stamp List
 

  8 -     30c.  Capt. William Keeling
  9 -     65c.  Keeling's Ship Hector
10 -     95c.  Mariner's Astrolabe
11 - $1·10.  Map circa 1666
AUSIPEX International Stamp Exhibition, Melbourne
21 September 1984
Product List
Stamp List
 
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12 - 45c.  Malay Settlement, Home island
13 - 55c.  Airstrip, West Island
14 -   $2.  Jukongs Racing        
Christmas: Symbolic Rainbows
31 October 1984
Product List
Stamp List
 

15 - 24c.  Fish
16 - 35c.  Butterfly
17 - 55c.  Bird
Integration of Cocos (Keeling) Islands with Australia
30 November 1984
Product List
Stamp List
 
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18 - 30c.  Cocos Islanders
19 - 30c.  Australian Flag on Island    

1985 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Cocos-Malay Culture 2
30 January 1985
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 - 30c.  Jukong Building
2 - 45c.  Blacksmithing
3 - 55c.  Woodcarving
Cable Laying Ships
24 April 1985
Product List
Stamp List
 

4 - 33c.  CS Scotia
5 - 65c.  CS Anglia
6 - 80c.  CS Patrol
Birds of the Islands
17 July 1985
Product List
Stamp List
 
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7 - 33c.  Red-footed Booby
8 - 60c.  Nankeen Night Heron
9 -   $1.  Buff-banded Rail
Shells & Molluscs Definitives 1
18 September 1985
Product List
Stamp List
 

10 -   1c.  Mantled Top
11 -   5c.  Purple Pacific Drupe
12 - 33c.  Reticulated Mitre
13 -   $1.  Varicose Nudibranch
Christmas: Night Sky & Palm Trees
30 October 1985
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Stamp List
 
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14 - 27c.  "Christmas 1986" Top Left
15 - 27c.  "Christmas 1986" Top Right
16 - 27c.  "Christmas 1986" Bottom Left 
17 - 27c.  "Christmas 1986" Bottom Right 

1986 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Shells & Molluscs Definitives 2
29 January 1986
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 -   2c.  Rang's Nerite
2 -   3c.  Jewel Box
3 - 10c.  Soldier Cone
4 -   $3.  Cymbal Bubble Snail
Charles Darwin's Visit
1 April 1986
Product List
Stamp List
 

5 - 33c.  Charles Darwin (c1840)
6 - 60c.  Map of Darwin's Route
7 -   $1.  HMS Beagle
Shells & Molluscs Definitives 3
30 April 1986
Product List
Stamp List
 

  8 - 15c.  Marlin-spike Auger
  9 - 20c.  Pacific Strawberry Cockle
10 - 30c.  Lajonkaire's Turban
11 - 40c.  Common Spider Conch
Shells & Molluscs Definitives 4
30 July 1986
Product List
Stamp List
 

12 -   4c.  Money Cowrie
13 - 50c.  Fluted Giant Clam
14 - 60c.  Minstrel Cowrie
15 -   $2.  Tessellated Nudibranch
Christmas
29 October 1986
Product List
Stamp List
 

16 - 30c.  Coconut Palm & Holly Sprigs
17 - 90c.  Nautilus Shell & Baubles
18 -   $1.  Tropical Fish & Bell

1987 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Sailing Craft
28 January 1987
Product List
Stamp List
 
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1 - 36c.  Jukong
2 - 36c.  Ocean Racing Yachts
3 - 36c.  Early Dhow (replica)
4 - 36c.  Schooner
Island Scenes
8 April 1987
Product List
Stamp List
 

5 - 70c.  Beach, Direction Island
6 - 90c.  Palm Forest, West Island
7 -   $1.  Golf Course
Communication Links
29 July 1987
Product List
Stamp List
 

  8 - 70c.  Radio Transmitter
  9 - 75c.  Airliner at Terminal
10 - 90c.  Intelsat 5" Satellite
11 -   $1.  Airmail Letter & Globe
Malay Industry on the Islands
16 September 1987
Product List
Stamp List
 

12 - 45c.  Batik Painting
13 - 65c.  Jukong Building
14 - 75c.  Copra Production
Christmas
28 October 1987
Product List
Stamp List
 

15 - 30c.  Releasing Peace Dove
16 - 90c.  Christmas Party
17 -   $1.  Island Family

1988 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Bicentennial of Australian Settlement: Arrival of the First Fleet
26 January 1988
Product List
Stamp List
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1 - 37c.  Arrival of the Fleet
2 - 37c.  Anchored Ships
3 - 37c.  Sydney Cove
4 - 37c.  Ship's Boat
5 - 37c.  37c.  Raising the Flag
Life Cycle of the Coconut
13 April 1988
Product List
Stamp List
 
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6 - 37c.  Coconut Flower
7 - 65c.  Immature Nuts
8 - 90c.  Coconut Palm & Mature Nuts
9 -   $1.  Seedlings
25th Anniversary of theFirst Cocos (Keeling) Islands' Stamps
15 June 1988
Product List
Stamp List
 

10 - 37c.  Copra 3d. Stamp
11 - 55c.  Palms 1s. Stamp
12 - 65c.  Super Constellation 5d. Stamp
13 - 70c.  Map 8d. Stamp
14 - 90c.  Jukong 2s. Stamp
15 -   $1.  White Tern 2s.3d. Stamp
Flora of the Islands 1
29 July 1988
Product List
Stamp List
 

16 -   1c.  Bougainvillea
17 -   5c.  Morinda Coffee Tree
18 - 37c.  Alexandrian Laurel
19 -   $3.  Sea Hibiscus
Christmas: Beach at Sunset
12 October 1989
Product List
Stamp List
 

20 - 32c.  Orange Sunset
21 - 90c.  Red Sunset
22 -   $1.  Violet Sunset

1989 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Flora of the Islands 2
18 January 1989
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 -   2c.  Coconut Palm
2 - 10c.  Borage Tree
3 - 30c.  Tree Heliotrope
4 -   $2.  Beach Cabbage
Flora of the Islands 3
19 April 1989
Product List
Stamp List
 

5 - 40c.  Fish Poison Tree
6 - 50c.  Gray Nicker
7 - 90c.  Tropical Almond
8 -   $1.  Sea Mangrove
First Indian Ocean Aerial Survey
19 July 1989
Product List
Stamp List
 

    40c.  Capt. P. Taylor
    70c.  Guba II Crew
$1·00.  Guba II over Direction Island
$1.10.  Unissued Stamp Design
Christmas
18 October 1989
Product List
Stamp List
 
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    35c.  Orange Striped Sail
    80c.  Yellow Striped Sail
$1·10.  Red Striped Sail
Destruction of German Cruiser SMS Emden
9 November 1989
Product List
Stamp List
 

    40c.  Australia Cruiser HMAS Sydney
    70c.  German Emden
$1·00.  Emden's Steam Launch
$1·10.  HMAS Sydney & Crest

1990 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Cocos Islands' Crabs
31 May 1990
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 -     45c.  Xanthid Crab
2 -     75c.  Ghost Crab
3 - $1·00.  Red-backed Mud Crab
4 - $1·30.  Coconut Crab
Navigators of the Pacific
24 August 1990
Product List
Stamp List
 

5 -     45c.  Capt. Keeling & Hector (1609)
6 -     75c.  Capt. Fitzroy & Beagle (1836)
7 - $1·00.  Capt. Belcher & Samarang (1846)
8 - $1·30.  Capt. Freemantle & Juno (1857)
$5 Airmail Overprint
11 December 1990
Product List
Stamp List
 
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$5. on 65c.  Super Constellation 5d. Stamp
Christmas
12 December 1990
Product List
Stamp List
 

    40c.  Coco Atoll from West
    70c.  Coco Atoll from South
$1·30.  Coco Atoll from East
Shell Provisional Overprints 1
12 December 1990
Product List
Stamp List
   

 10c.  Shell  "Mainland Postage Paid" (I)

1991 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Shell Provisional Overprints 2
21 January 1991
Product List
Stamp List
   

1 - 30c.  Shell  "Postage Paid Local"
Starfish & Sea Urchins
28 February 1991
Product List
Stamp List
 

2 -     45c.  Beaded Sea Star
3 -     75c.  Feather Star
4 - $1·00.  Slate Pencil Urchin
5 - $1·30.  Globose Sea Urchin
Shell Provisional Overprints 3
7 March 1991
Product List
Stamp List
   

6 - 10c. Shell  "Mainland Postage Paid" (II)
7 - 60c. Shell  "70c Zone 1 Postage Paid"
8 - 50c. Shell  "80c Zone 2 Postage Paid"
9 - 15c. Shell  "$1.20 Zone 5 Postage Paid"
Malay Hari Raya Festival
16 April 1991
Product List
Stamp List
 

10 -     45c.  Cocos Islands
11 -     75c.  Island House
12 - $1.30.  Islands Scene
Christmas
6 November 1991
Product List
Stamp List
 
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13 -     38c.  Child Praying
14 -     43c.  Child Dreaming
15 - $1·00.  Child Singing
16 - $1.20.  Child & Decorations
17 -     38c.  Children's Choir
18 -     43c.  Children's Choir
19 - $1·00.  Children's Choir
20 - $1.20.  Children's Choir

1992 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Crabs 1
28 February 1992
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 -   5c.  Boxer Crab
2 - 20c.  Halloween Hermit Crab
3 - 40c.  Swimming Crab
4 - 45c.  Blue Hermit Crab
5 - 60c.  Guard Crab
6 -   $3.  Blue Coral Crab
500th Anniversary of Discovery of America by Columbus
22 May 1992
Product List
Stamp List
 

7 - $1·05.  Santa Maria
Endangered Species: Banded Rail
11 June 1992
Product List
Stamp List
 
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    10c. Searching for Food
    15c. Adult with Chicks
    30c. Drinking
    45c. Rail's Nest
    45c. Rail's at Pool
    45c. Rail's at Pool
$1·20. Head of Rail
Crabs 2
11 August 1982
Product List
Stamp List
 

10c.  Mud Crab
30c.  Pebble Crab
50c.  Hermit Crab
80c.  Hermit Crab
  $1.  Rusty Guard Crab
  $2.  Bird's Nest Coral Crab
50th Anniversary of Second World War
13 October 1992
Product List
Stamp List
 

45c.  RAF Spitfires
85c.  Japanese Bombers
  $1.  RAF Flying Boat
Christmas
11 November 1992
Product List
Stamp List
 

40c.  Waves Breaking on Reef
80c.  Direction Island
  $1.  Moorish Idols & Coral

1993 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Corals
28 January 1993
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 -     45c.  Lobo Coral
2 -     85c.  Cauliflower Coral
3 - $1·05.  Mushroom Coral
4 - $1·20.  Trough Coral
Early Cocos (Keeling) Islands Currency
30 March 1993
Product List
Stamp List
 

5 -     45c.  Plastic 5r. Token
6 -     85c.  Plastic 1r Token
7 - $1·05.  150r Gold Coin
8 - $1·20.  Plastic Token
Education
1 June 1993
Product List
Stamp List
 

      5c.  Primary School
    45c.  Secondary School
    85c.  Traditional Crafts
$1·05.  Office Skills
$1·20.  Seamanship Training
Air-Sea Rescue
17 August 1993
Product List
Stamp List
 

    45c.  Lifeboat
    85c.  Aircraft
$1·05.  Ferry
Christmas: Peace Doves
26 October 1993
Product List
Stamp List
     


40c.  Doves on Red Background
80c.  Doves on Blue Background
  $1.  Doves on Orange Background

1994 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Transfer of Postal Service to Australia Post
17 February 1994
Product List
Stamp List
         

         

         

         


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  5c.  Two Rectangular Triggerfish & Coral
  5c.  Three Rectangular Triggerfish & Map
  5c.  Two Rectangular Triggerfish
  5c.  Rectangular Triggerfish & Red Coral
  5c.  Rectangular Triggerfish & Brain Coral
10c.  Green Turtles on Beach
10c.  Two Green Turtles
10c.  Group of Young Green Turtles
10c.  Green Turtle & Map
10c.  Green Turtles & Butterflyfish
20c.  Three Pyramid Butterflyfish
20c.  Pyramid Butterflyfish & Brown Coral
20c.  Two Pyramid Butterflyfish & Coral
20c.  Three Pyramid Butterflyfish & Coral
20c.  Coral, Map & Pyramid Butterflyfish
45c.  Jukong & Map of Airport
45c.  Two Jukongs with Red/Blue Sails
45c.  Jukong with Yellow Sail
45c.  Two Jukongs in Distance
45c.  Jukongs with Blue Jip Sail
Shadow Puppets
16 June 1994
Product List
Stamp List
 

    45c.  Prabu Abjasa
    90c.  Prabu Pandu
$1·00.  Judistra
$1·35.  Abimanju
Christmas: Festive Season
31 October 1994
Product List
Stamp List
 

40c.  Angel playing Harp

1995 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Sea-Birds of North Keeling Island
16 March 1995
Product List
Stamp List
 
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1 - 45c.  Tropic Bird & Booby
2 - 85c.  Great Frigate Bird & White Tern
Insects
13 July 1995
Product List
Stamp List
 

3 - 45c.  Yellow Crazy Ant
4 - 45c.  Aedes Mosquito
5 - 45c.  Hawk Moth
6 - 45c.  Scarab Beetle
7 - 45c.  Lauxaniid Fly
Marine Life 1
1 November 1995
Product List
Stamp List
 

    40c.  Saddle Butterflyfish
    80c.  Blue Tang
$1.05.  Longnosed Butterflyfish
Marine Life 5
8 February 2001
Product List
Stamp List
 
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45c.  Wideband Fusilier
45c.  Striped Surgeonfish
45c.  Orangeband Surgeonfish
45c.  Indo-Pacific Sergeant

1996 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Hari Raya Puasa Festival
19 February 1996
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 - 45c.  Malay Community
2 - 75c.  Beating Drums
3 - 85c.  Festival Meal
Cocos Quarantine Station
13 June 1996
Product List
Stamp List
 

4 -     45c.  Black Rhinoceros
5 -     50c.  Alpacas
6 - $1·05.  Boran Cattle
7 - $1·20.  Ostrich
Marine Life 2
15 August 1996
Product List
Stamp List
 

30c.  Gilded Triggerfish
45c.  Arc-eyed Hawkfish
85c.  Hump-head Wrasse
  $2.  Powder-blue Surgeonfish

1997 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Hari Raya Puasa Festival
6 January 1997
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 - 45c. Dancing & Tambourine
2 - 75c. Girl Clapping & Dinghies
3 - 85c. Dancers & Food
Marine Life 3
14 August 1997
Product List
Stamp List
 

4 -       5c.  Redspot Wrasse
5 -     75c.  Orangespine Unicornfish
6 -     90c.  Threadfin Butterflyfish
7 - $1·00.  Bluestripe Snapper
8 - $1·20.  Freckled Hawkfish

1998 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Hari Raya Puasa Festival
22 January 1998
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 - 45c.  Wrapped Present
2 - 45c.  Mosque
3 - 45c.  Cocos Malay Woman
4 - 45c.  Yacht
5 - 45c.  People Dancing
Marine Life 4
13 August 1998
Product List
Stamp List
 

6 - 70c.  Crowned Squirrelfish
7 - 95c.  Sixstripe Wrasse
8 -   $5.  Goldback Anthias

1999 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Hari Raya Puasa Festival
11 February 1999
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 - 45c.  Preparing Food
2 - 45c.  Woman with Child
3 -  45c.  Jukongs & Palm Fronds
4 - 45c.  Men watching Jukongs
5 - 45c.  Jukong & White Flowers
Island Wildlife
17 June 1999
Product List
Stamp List
 
sl20

45c.  White Ternoat
25c.  Blue-faced Booby
10c.  Yacht at Direction Island
  5c.  Jukong (Cocos Sailing Boat)
45c.  Tropic Bird & Frigate Bird
25c.  Lesser Wanderer
10c.  Black-backed Butterflyfish
  5c.  Bennett's & Ornate Butterflyfish
45c.  Chinese Rose
25c.  Lesser & Greater Frigate Birds
10c.  Moorish Idols
  5c.  Green & Hawksbill Turtles
45c.  Meadow Angus
25c.  Hawk Moth
10c.  Cooper's Reef Fish
  5c.  Yellow-tailed Anemonefish
45c.  Sea Hibiscus
25c.  Common Eggfly
10c.  Red-tailed Tropic Birds
  5c.  Hump-headed Wrasse


2000 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Face of Cocos (Keeling) Island
13 April 2000
Product List
Stamp List
 
 50 S2

1 - 45c.  Adult Man
2 - 45c.  Schoolgirl
3 - 45c.  Elderly Man
4 - 45c.  Toddler
5 - 45c.  Schoolboy
Endangered Species: Crabs of Cocos (Keeling) Islands
20 June 2000
Product List
Stamp List
 

6 -   5c.  Little Nipper Crab
7 -   5c.  Purple Crab
8 - 45c.  Smooth-handed Ghost Crab
9 - 45c.  Horn-eyed Ghost Crab


2001 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Marine Life 5
8 February 2001
Product List
Stamp List
 
B4
1 - 45c.  Wideband Fusilier
2 - 45c.  Striped Surgeonfish
3 - 45c.  Orangeband Surgeonfish
4 - 45c.  Indo-Pacific Sergeant


2002 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Sea Turtles
1 October 2002
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 - 45c.  Loggerhead Turtle
2 - 45c.  Hawksbill Turtle
3 - 45c.  Leatherback Turtle
4 - 45c.  Green Turtle


2003 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Shoreline Birds
17 June 2003
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 - 50c.  Eastern Reef Egret
2 - 50c.  Sooty Tern
3 - 50c.  Ruddy Turnstone
4 - 50c.  Whimbrel  


2004 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
50th Anniversary of Royal Visit of Queen Elizabeth II to Cocos (Keeling) Islands
16 March 2004
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 -     50c.  Queen & Cocos Malay Musicians
2 -     50c.  Queen & Gothic Liner
3 - $1·00.  Queen & Clunies Ross
4 - $1·45.  Queen & Model Jukong


2005 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Reef Sharks
21 June 2005
Product List
Stamp List
 


1 -     50c.  Blacktip Reef Shark
2 -     50c.  Grey Reef Shark
3 - $1·00.  Blacktip Reef Sharks
4 - $1·45.  Grey Reef Shark


2006 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Coral Reefs
13 June 2006
Product List
Stamp List
 
 sl20

10c.  Frigate Bird
10c.  Booby
10c.  Sooty Tern
10c.  White Terns
10c.  Rupous Night-heron
25c.  Threadfin Butterflyfish
25c.  Saddley Butterflyfish
25c.  Orangehand Surgeonfish
25c.  Manta Ray
25c.  Scrawled Butterflyfish
25c.  Blue Tang
25c.  Picasso Triggerfish & Wrasse
25c.  Turtle
25c.  Moorish Idol
25c.  Longnose Butterflyfish
50c.  Seychelles Butterflyfish
50c.  Powderblue Surgeonfish
50c.  Triggerfish & Starfish
50c.  Striped Fish & Green Fish
50c.  Yellow & Blue Damselfish


2007 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Living Shells
20 March 2007
Product List
Stamp List
 
 

1 -     50c.  Oriental Moonsnail
2 -     50c.  Pearly Nautilus
3 - $1·00.  Partridge Tun
4 - $1·45.  Giant Clam


2008 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Visiting Birds
26 February 2008
Product List
Stamp List
 
 

1 -     50c.  Chinese Pond Heron
2 -     50c.  Black-winged Stilt
3 - $1·00.  White-breasted Waterhen
4 - $1·45.  Saunders' Tern


2009 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
400th Anniversary of First European Sighting of Cocos (Keeling) Islands
21 April 2009
Product List
Stamp List
 
 

1 -     55c.  17th Century English East Indiaman
2 -     55c.  Detail from Darwin's Notebooks
3 - $1·10.  Coconut Labourer
4 - $1·65.  Dugong
Species at Risk: Australian Joint Territories Issue
4 August 2009
Product List
Stamp List
 
perf - selfadh 

5 - 55c.  Green Turtle


2010 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Flowers of Cocos (Keeling) Islands
15 September 2010
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 -     60c.  Sea Hibiscus
2 -     60c.  Beach Morning Glory
3 - $1·20.  Beach Mulberry
4 - $1·20.  Bay Cedar


2011 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Boats
18 January 2011
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 -     60c.  Jukongs
2 - $1·20.  Dinghy
3 - $1·80.  Glass-bottom Boat
4 - $3·00.  Catamaran
50th Anniversary of World Wide Fund for Nature
30 August 2011
Product List
Stamp List
 

5 - 60c.  Dugong  
Colours of Cocos (Keeling) Islands
6 September 2011
Product List
Stamp List
 

SL20

60c.  Sea Cumber
60c.  Fan Coral
60c.  Pink Sea Cumber
60c.  Pink Anemonefish
60c.  Christmas Tree Worm
60c.  Mushroom Coral
60c.  Giant Clam
60c.  Spotfin Lionfish
60c.  Scribbled Filefish
60c.  Neon Fusilier
60c.  Fan Coral
60c.  Nudibranch
60c.  Pink Anemonefish
60c.  Christmas Tree Worms
60c.  Forster's Hawkfish
60c.  Foliaceous Coral
60c.  Durban Dancing Shrimp
60c.  Magnificent Sea Anemone
60c.  Brain Coral
60c.  Crown of Thorns Sea Star


2012 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Skies of Cocos
22 May 2012
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 -     60c.  Pier at Sunset
2 - $1·20.  Sunrise over Seashore
3 - $1·80.  Sunset over Beach
4 - $3·00.  Sunset between Palms
Butterflies
2 August 2012
Product List
Stamp List
 

5 -     60c.  Meadow Angus
6 -     60c.  Common Crow
7 - $1·20.  Australian Painted Lady
8 - $1·20.  Varied Eggfly


2013 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
50th Anniversary of Cocos (Keeling) Islands' Stamps
4 June 2013
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 -       5c.  Turtle & Diver
2 -     60c.  Canoe
3 - $1·00.  Windsurfer
4 - $1·20.  Coconut
5 - $2·00.  Heron
Barrel Mail
6 August 2013
Product List
Stamp List
 

6 -     60c.  Landing Barrel Mail
7 - $3·00.  Mailmen signalling Ship


2014 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Maps of Cocos Islands
24 June 2014
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 -     70c.  17th Century Italian Map
2 -     70c.  18th Century French Map
3 - $1·40.  19th Century Dutch Map
4 - $2·10.  20th Century English Map
Centenary of HMAS Sydney and SMS Emden Engagement
14 October 2014
Product List
Stamp List
 

5 -     70c.  HMAS Sydney
6 - $3·50.  SMS Emden


2015 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Visiting Birds
24 March 2015
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 - 70c.  Herald Petrel
2 - 70c.  Oriental Pratincole
3 - 70c.  Little Curlew
4 - 70c.  Indian Yellow-Nosed Albatross
Islands of Cocas (Keeling)
25 August 2015
Product List
Stamp List
 

5 -     70c.  North Goat Island
6 -     70c.  Pulu Maraya
7 - $1·40.  Burial Island
8 - $1·40.  Prison Island


2016 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Dolphins
17 May 2016
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 - $1.  Common Dolphin
2 - $1.  Spinner Dolphin
3 - $1.  Indo-Pacific Bottlenose Dolphin
Art of Cocos (Keeling) Islands
18 October 2016
Product List
Stamp List
 

4 - $1.  Rope Float
5 - $1.  Disk Float
6 - $2.  Cloth Boat
7 - $2.  Rope Boat


2017 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Garden Fruits of Cocos
30 May 2017
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 - $1.  West Indian Lime
2 - $1.  Rose Apple
3 - $2.  Sapodilla
4 - $2.  Breadfruit
Cocas Civil Aviation History
31 October 2017
Product List
Stamp List
 

5 - $1.  Consolidated 28-3
6 - $1.  Avro Lancastrian
7 - $1.  Lockheed Electra
8 - $1.  Boeing 727


2018 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Basket Weaving
26 June 2018
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 - $1.  Woven Rice Parcels
2 - $1.  Hanging Basket Weaving
3 - $2.  Round Basket Weaving
Shadow Puppets
16 October 2018
Product List
Stamp List
 

4 - $1.  Puppet 1
5 - $1.  Puppet 2
6 - $1.  Puppet 3
7 - $1.  Puppet 4  


2019 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Water Sports
28 May 2019
Product List
Stamp List
 

1 - $1.  Windsurfing
2 - $1.  Surfing
3 - $2.  Snorkelling
4 - $2.  Kitesurfing

2020 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Booby Birds
12 May 2020
Product List
Stamp List
  Gummed Stamps
3 Sheets of 50.
1 Miniature Sheet of 3.


1 - $1·10.  Brown Booby
2 - $1·10.  Red-footed Booby
3 - $2·20.  Masked Booby
Currency of the Clunies-Ross Era
20 October 2020
Product List
Stamp List
  Gummed Stamps
4 Sheets of 50.
1 Miniature Sheet of 4.


4 - $1·10.  Paper Tokens, 1902
5 - $1·10.  Ivorine Tokens, 1910
6 - $2·20.  Plastic Tokens, 1968
7 - $2·20.  Metal Coins, 1977

2021 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis
Reef Manta Ray
18 May 2021
Product List
Stamp List
  Gummed Stamps
4 Sheets of 50.
1 Miniature Sheet of 4.

1 - $1·10.  Group of Three
2 - $1·10.  Ventral View
3 - $2·20.  Dark Dorsal View
4 - $2·20.  Black-and-White Dorsal View
  Product List
Stamp List
 


 

2022 STAMP ISSUES
Stamps of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Listed by Date and Numbered on a Yearly Basis

Product List
Stamp List
 


 
  Product List
Stamp List
  Gummed Stamps
Sheet of 50 (#
Composite Sheet of 50 (#
... se-tenant strips pairs blocks of
... decorative gutter strip of 10.
Sheet of 50 (#
Sheetlet of 10 (#
Miniature Sheet of
Prestige Booklet.
Self-adhesive Stamps
Booklet of 10 (#
Chequebook of 20 Booklets.
Booklet of 20 (#
Chequebook of 20 Booklets.
Sheetlet of 5 (#
Chequebook of 20 Sheetlets.
Roll of 100 (#
Roll of 200 (#
Prestige Booklet.


 


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