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Party like it's 1965 during Enlighten at the Royal Australian Mint.

Golden factory access for Mint's golden 50th anniversary

The iconic Royal Australian Mint is turning 50 this weekend and hosting a very special day by opening the factory doors to the public and offering family fun activities, entertainment and displays tomorrow, Saturday 21 February 2015.


Coin curveball thrown for ICC Cricket World Cup

The beloved Melbourne Cricket Ground and the iconic cricket ball have become the shining stars of a stunning curved silver collectible coin released by the Royal Australian Mint under licence from the International Cricket Council (ICC) for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015.


Cross Of Valour and George Cross recipients launch Australian Bravery coin

This Saturday morning 14 February 2015, on the 40th Anniversary of the Australian Honours System, the surviving Cross of Valour and Australian George Cross recipients will be vising the Royal Australian Mint to strike one of the newly released Australian Bravery coins.


2015 Anzac Centenary Two Coin Set - Ballot now open

The ballot is now open for the commemorative 2015 Anzac Centenary Two Coin Set. This extremely limited set features the Royal Australian Mint’s 2015 $5 Coloured Fine Silver Proof Triangular Coin and New Zealand Post's 2015 50c Coloured Fine Silver Proof Coin.


Royal Australian Mint 50th Anniversary Open Day

Join us as we celebrate fifty years of creating Australia's coins. We're throwing open the doors for a very special gala Open Day, with family activities and a rare opportunity to walk-through the factory at work.


Mint Corporate Website experiencing technical difficulties

The Mint's corporate website is experiencing some technical issues resulting in intermittent outages across the day. If you find the website unresponsive, we ask that you try to reload it after a few minutes. We are working on rectifying the issues.


True blue Aussie icons marked on new coloured coin

In the lead-up to Australia Day, two iconic Australian brands, the Royal Australian Mint and Australian Geographic, in true aussie spirit, have teamed up to recognise Aussie icons on a new collectable $5 coin.


Party like it's 1965 during Canberra's Enlighten 2015

In 2015, the Royal Australian Mint will celebrate its 50th anniversary, join our celebrations on 28 February 2015, as we turn back the clock to 1965. As part of Canberra's Enlighten2015 festival, dance the night away to the fab sounds of Melbourne's hottest 60s groovers - The Substitutes.


New coin unveiled for the toss at PM's XI cricket match

The Royal Australian Mint has officially unveiled two new coins just in time for one to be put to use by the Prime Minister in the official toss for today's clash, providing a moment of remembrance for the Anzac Centenary.


First coin of 2015 honours the Anzac Legend

The first coin of 2015 has rolled off the presses and in honour of the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli Campaign it pays tribute to our ANZACs.


Commendation for the Mint at Canberra Region Tourism Awards

The Royal Australian Mint has proudly accepted a commendation in the Tourism Attraction category at the 2014 Canberra and Capital Region Tourism Awards held overnight.


Coin inspired by Sydney New Year's Eve Celebrations

The 2015 Sydney New Year's Eve coin features the spectacular fireworks over the glorious Sydney Harbour each year. Let it inspire your New Year as well.


Online coin collectors' community goes live

On Monday 17 November 2014, the Royal Australian Mint launched "Shaping Your Collection" (SYC). SYC is an online community developed by the Mint to start a conversation with coin collectors.


Mint begins visitor gallery refurbishment

A major redevelopment of the Mint's factory viewing gallery is underway, which will greatly improve the experience for our visitors.Some changes to our gallery and potential interruptions during this work are unavoidable. We apologise for the inconvenience. Redesign and construction work is expected to run between 17 November and 26 December 2014.


Calling former Minties to celebrate 50 years of history

In February 2015, the Royal Australian Mint will mark 50 proud years since being officially opened by His Royal Highness, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. To celebrate this important milestone, the Mint will host a special dinner for current and former Mint staff who have been a part of the Mint's journey during these five decades.


Mint Legends Loyalty Program

Want to become a Mint Legends member and be rewarded for shopping with us for no extra cost? Express your interest on our Contact the Mint page by clicking here.



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ICC Cricket World Cup 2015

Consider yourself a true blue cricket fan? Keep your memories of the ICC Cricket World Cup for long after the tournament is over with these stunning collectible coins.

Mint Issue 104 Available Online

View the Mint Issue 104 Booklet

The new Mint Issue 104 catalogue is now available for online viewing and download. A fantastic range of new products!

Making a Mint

Original foyer display at the Mint, 1960s.

We want you to get involved in our 50th anniversary celebrations in 2015!

Official Anzac Centenary Coin Program

Official Anzac Centenary Coin Program

Learn more about the Royal Australian Mint's Official Anzac Centenary Coin Program and see the coins already released as part of the 2014-18 Centenary of Anzac commemorations.