Coin by Boneta-Marie Mabo Released for Australia’s National Reconciliation Week

By Royal Australian Mint ......   To mark the 50th anniversary of the 1967 referendum and the 25th anniversary of the High Court Mabo decision, award-winning...

CoinWeek News Wire for April 21, 2017

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for April 21, 2017 Brain Food 1.) Our money is filthy but mostly harmless Most of the bacteria on American notes were...

Royal Australian Mint to Offer Production Pieces at Auction May 26-28

By The Royal Australian Mint....   Unique production pieces from the manufacturing process at the Royal Australian Mint (the Mint) will be made available for the...

The Coin Analyst: 2018’s Most Profitable Modern Coins

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek .....   As the end of 2018 nears, it is a good time to consider which modern coins and sets were...

Royal Australian Mint Celebrates 50 Years of Indian Pacific Train with...

By Royal Australian Mint ......   The Royal Australian Mint is celebrating 50 years of Journey Beyond Rail Expeditions’ revered Indian Pacific with a new colored...

Female Cricketer on Australian Coin for 1st Time in Celebration of...

By Royal Australian Mint ......   To celebrate what is set to be a historic year for the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup, the International Cricket...

CoinWeek News Wire for December 30, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for December 30, 2016 Brain Food 1.) The medal detective Few things mean as much to soldiers as their medals. But if...

World Coins – Queen’s Baton Relay Commemorative Marks Australian Commonwealth Day...

By Royal Australian Mint ......   The first two of a series of Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018) commemorative collectible coins were revealed on March...

Coin Profile – 2019 Australia 1 oz Silver $1 Batavia Shipwreck...

Batavia Shipwreck Triangular Coin This unique Batavia Shipwreck Triangular Coin depicts the Batavia, one of Australia's oldest shipwrecks, in one ounce of .999 fine Silver....

Sunset Glows on Australia’s New Coloured Remembrance Day Circulating Coin

By the Royal Australian Mint....   In the lead-up to Remembrance Day, Australia’s newest coloured circulating coin marks one hundred years since the unforgettable poem "In...

Three New Collector Coins From the Royal Australian Mint

By Royal Australian Mint ......   Celebrating 90 Years of The Ghan With a New 50c Coin and Competition The Royal Australian Mint is celebrating 90 years...

The Coin Analyst: Modern World Coin Round-Up for August

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek.... It’s been a busy summer for modern coin releases from major world mints, and the fall will bring even more...

Royal Australian Mint Marks 70th Anniversary of ASIO with New 50c...

Collectors who decrypt the code can also enter to win a unique Proof version   On Monday, September 9, the Royal Australian Mint released its first-ever...

World Commemorative Coins – Royal Australian Mint Celebrates 25 Years of...

By Royal Australian Mint ......   To celebrate 25 years of Australia’s most famous Banana duo from the ABC, the Royal Australian Mint held a meet-and-greet...

CoinWeek News Wire for August 26, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for August 26, 2016 Brain Food 1.) Rare coins in rare places While finding one or more rare coins in a totally...

Elegant End to Kangaroo Coin Series That Epitomizes Australia

The Kangaroo at Sunset Silver Proof Coin was first launched by the Royal Australian Mint in 2010. This year, the Mint concludes this popular...

ANZAC Centenary Commemorative 1st Coin of 2015 for Royal Australian Mint

On Thursday, January 1, the Royal Australian Mint in the capital city of Canberra introduced the first Australian coin of 2015, with the unveiling...

Royal Australian Mint Celebrates Intl. Day of People with Disability with...

By Royal Australian Mint ......   The 25th anniversary of International Day of People with Disability was celebrated on Tuesday, November 14 with the release of...

World Money Fair Media Forum from Berlin Germany – World...

MEDIA FORUM: Moderator: Hans-Henning Göhrum, President, World Money Fair, Berlin, February 7, 2014. The World Money Fair takes place each year in Berlin and hosts...

Australia 2015 Lighthouse Aid to Navigation $5 Silver Frosted Uncirculated Coin

Australia 2015 Lighthouse Aid to Navigation $5 Silver Frosted Uncirculated Coin Description: From the Royal Australian Mint: Traditionally, the lamps in early lighthouses were powered by...

CoinWeek News Wire for October 21, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for October 21, 2016 Brain Food 1.) What is the Average Lifespan of a Coin? Coins are tough little devils. Over the course...

100 Years Since Australia Signed Treaty of Versailles Marked by Coins...

By Royal Australian Mint ......   The Royal Australian Mint released unique coins depicting the female figure of peace in commemoration of the historic signing of...

Royal Australian Mint Issues Special $1 Coins in ‘Golden Ticket’ Style...

By Royal Australian Mint ......   The nation’s first ever coin hunt, Australia’s Dollar Discovery, launched on November 1 as a fun way to encourage the...

CoinWeek News Wire for May 27, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for May 27, 2016 Brain Food 1.) There is help for stranded currency Did you recently arrive home from abroad with foreign...

Australia 2016 Gaol Bird Convict Love Token $1 Copper Unc. Coin

Description: The 2016 Convict Love Token One Dollar coin series is an Australian commemorative initiative that hearkens back to the roots of Australia’s founding as...

30 Years of Police Remembrance Commemorated by Royal Australian Mint

Police Remembrance Day Commemorative Coin by Royal Australian Mint ......   The 30th anniversary of National Police Remembrance Day to honor Australia’s police forces is marked...

Where Bullion Investing And Coin Collecting Merge – PART 2

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek....   Please click here to read Part One of this Article ...... Collectors with a "hard money" mentality who want to go...

First Coin Strike of 2019 in the World at Royal Australian...

By Royal Australian Mint ......   History was made Tuesday at the Royal Australian Mint when one lucky coin enthusiast received the first coin in the...

CoinWeek News Wire for December 16, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for December 16, 2016 Current Events 1.) The reasons Saudi Arabia stopped issuing paper riyals "The number of one Riyal banknotes constitutes half...

Royal Australian Mint – ‘Voice of Cricket’ Richie Benaud Commemorated on...

By Royal Australian Mint .....   With the toss of a coin to start the Australia v South Africa test match in Adelaide on November 24,...