Australia Marks Century of Remembrance With New $2 Circulating Coin

By Royal Australian Mint ......   A colored depiction of a poppy and a graphic representation of 11.11.11 adorn Australia’s newest circulating coin, unveiled Tuesday, October...

Australia’s First Gold Domed Coin by Royal Australian Mint

By Royal Australian Mint ......   A true representation of innovative craftsmanship, the latest release by the Royal Australian Mint sees the mystique of the southern...

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...

World Coins – Royal Australian Mint Issues Possum Magic Limited Edition...

Woolworths is releasing Royal Australian Mint limited edition $2 coins into their tills from today leading up to Children’s Book Council of Australia Children’s...

Australia’s $2 coin gets an Invictus Games Sydney 2018 Makeover

by the Royal Australian Mint.... An image of a wheelchair competitor adorns Australia’s newest circulating coin, unveiled today by the Royal Australian Mint (the Mint)...

World Coins – Royal Australian Mint Triangular Coin Recognizes International Nurses...

By Royal Australian Mint ......   The contribution and efforts of nurses are being recognized through the Royal Australian Mint’s special release of a triangular commemorative...

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...

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 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...

Royal Australian Mint to Make New Circulating Pacific Island Nation Coins

By The Royal Australian Mint....   History was made today on March 4, 2015, with three Pacific Island nations marking the introduction of their own brand-new...

Australia 2016 Remember Me Convict Love Token $1 Copper Coin

Description: The 2016 Convict Love Token One Dollar coin series is an Australian commemorative program rooted in the history of Australia’s founding as a nation....

Royal Australian Mint – Go for the Gold with Exclusive Olympic...

By Royal Australian Mint .....   Limited-edition Australian Olympic Coin and Paralympic $2 coins To celebrate Rio 2016, Woolworths and the Royal Australian Mint have launched a...

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...

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,...

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...

New World Coins – Motor Racing Legend Sir Jack Brabham Overtakes...

By Royal Australian Mint ......   Just over 50 years on since Sir Jack Brabham AO, OBE claimed his third Formula 1 title, the Royal Australian...

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...

World Coins – Royal Australian Mint Commemorates 75th Anniversary of the...

By Royal Australian Mint ......   As we near the 75th anniversary of the sinking of SS Vyner Brooke on Tuesday 14 February 2017, a special...

Royal Australian Mint – Exhibit Explores Work of Designer Stuart Devlin

By Royal Australian Mint ..... The highly anticipated exhibition exploring the masterly work of Stuart Devlin AO, "The Designer with the Midas Touch", has now...

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...

CoinWeek Podcast #56: Andrea from the Coin Couch Stops By…

CoinWeek Podcast #56: Andrea from the Coin Couch Stops By... Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to the...

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...

Royal Australian Mint Celebrates 70th Wedding Anniversary with Silver Commemorative Coin

By Royal Australian Mint ......   To commemorate the momentous occasion of the Royal 70th wedding anniversary of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip,...

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...

Royal Australian Mint Commemorates Centenary of Uniting Australia with New Coin...

By Royal Australian Mint ......   A moment in history was struck on January 1 by one lucky coin enthusiast at the Royal Australian Mint’s long...

Royal Australian Mint Makes Decimal Currency History with Flip of a...

By Royal Australian Mint ....   The 14th of February marks the 50th anniversary of the introduction of the decimal currency in Australia - the move...

Queen Elizabeth II: A Royal Record Remembered in Timeless Pieces

By Royal Australian Mint....   Only moments away from Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II reaching a Royal Record, the Royal Australian Mint has released a selection...

Australian Commemorative Coin Marks 50th Anniversary of Battle of Long Tan

By Royal Australian Mint .....   Ahead of the 50th anniversary of the Battle of Long Tan, the Royal Australian Mint (the Mint) has released a...

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...