CAMPBELL ISLAND

2001 RAT ERADICATION PROJECT

Background info and photos of this project can be seen here.

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RAT 1.        2001 (June 20th) Picture Postcard posted Timaru with Project Cachet etc.      Price US$3

Note: The Timaru circular datestamp is struck in a blue colour which doesn't show up well. The view at right is the picture side of the postcard and shows Timaru Harbour in the foreground.

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RAT 2.       2001 (June 20th) Picture Postcard posted Timaru with Project Cachet etc.      Price US$3

Note: The above postcard only differs in that it has a multi-scene view on the picture side.

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RAT 3.        2001 (June 20th) Envelope posted Timaru with Project leader signature.      Price US$5

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RAT 4.        2001 (June 20th) Envelope posted Timaru with Project leader signature.      Price US$5

Note: this cover bears at top left a Campbell Island "Local Stamp" which was first issued some 10 years ago.

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RAT 5.        2001 (June 20th) Envelope posted Timaru with Project leader signature.      Price US$5

Note: this envelope has an outline map showing the location of Campbell Island in relation to the south of New Zealand.

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RAT 6.    2001 (July 4th) Envelope posted Ross Bureau with Project leader signature.     Price US$6

Note: The "Jenka" returned to Timaru on Tuesday 3rd July after being offloaded at Campbell Island. The above mail was postmarked in Christchurch the following day.

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RAT 7.    2001 (July 4th) Envelope posted Ross Bureau with helicopter label.     Price US$5

Background info and photos of this project can be seen here.


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