Cocos (Keeling) Islands is a small archipelago in Australian territory. Australia Post issues stamps for the island so the designs should look familiar. Cocos Islands issues one to two stamps per year, so we might see another one by fall.
Cocos (Keeling) Islands
4 stamps, 4 gutter strips, 2 FDCs, cancel, unstamped FDC, mini sheet
Designer: The incredible Jo Muré.
If you are a collector of Australian stamps, you have many of her designs in your collection. She is one of the great stamp designers of the modern era. Muré’s first stamp was the 1993 350th Anniversary of naming of Christmas Island. She has designed over 100 stamps for Australia and it’s territories. This article is an older interview with her, but it’s a fun read Meet a Philatelic designer: Jo Mure – Australia Post (australiapostcollectables.com.au)
Release date: May 8, 2021
While your here, take a look at Norfolk Island’s offerings.