The theme chosen for this year’s SEPAC (Small European Postal Administration Cooperation) issue is ‘Spectacular Views’ when members will be issuing stamps illustrating views of landscapes of their respective countries.The images for the Malta stamps were the winning photos from a competition that was held last year. The competition provided a unique opportunity for local photographers to showcase their work and have this featured on a postage stamp.
26c – The Church of Saint John the Baptist Commonly known as the Xewkija Rotunda, is a Roman Catholic Church in Xewkija, Gozo built in the 20th century on the site of a previous 17th century church. It was designed by the Maltese architect Joseph Damato and is reputedly the world’s third highest unsupported dome. Photography by Camille Cassar.
42c – Ghajn Tuffieha Bay GTuffienearby the Manikata village is located in the northwest coast of Malta and considered as one of the main bathing sites. Photography by Martin Galea.
59c – Gozo Aqueduct The Gozo Aqueduct also known as ‘Tal-Hammimiet’, was built under the British Rule between 1839 and 1843. It covered a distance of 2 kilometres and supplied fresh water, from the heights of Ghar Ilma to Victoria, the main town of Gozo. Photography by Darren Vella.
1.25 – Dwejra Bay Dwejra Bay is located in the north-western end of Gozo. It is well known for its dramatic coastal formation and its shallow inland sea and is a foremost tourist attraction. Photography by Norbert Juhasz.
Issue Date: 27.07.2018, Photography: Camille Cassar, Martin Galea, Darren Vella, Norbert Juhasz, Process: Offset, Sheet Size: 185mm x 118mm, Stamp Size: 44mm x 31mm, Values: €0.26, €0.42, €0.59, €1.25.