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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.
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.
Australia’s highest awards for civilian bravery will be recognised on the newest coin from the Royal Australian Mint in a very unique event where all living recipients of the prestigious Cross of Valour and George Cross will strike their names onto their very own coin.
One of the most recognisable and popular icons of Germany is making his first appearance on an Australian coin, with the unveiling of an Ampelmann® privy mark $1 coin.
In the lead-up to Australia Day, two iconic Australian brands, the Royal Australian Mint (the Mint) and Australian Geographic, in true aussie spirit, have teamed up to recognise Aussie icons on a new collectable $5 coin.
The Royal Australian Mint has officially unveiled a new coin just in time 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.
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.
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.
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.
A NSW Central Coast family have uncovered a family link to one curious item from the Mint's National Coin Collection, with its own unique story to tell.
The Royal Australian Mint will have a special Remembrance Day pop-up shop at the Shrine of Remembrance tomorrow, producing an exclusive coin just for the day and especially for Melbourne.
The Royal Australian Mint is partnering with 'Anzac Albany' to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the embarkation of the Australian Imperial Force bound for the Great War.
The Royal Australian Mint has been recognised for its work towards health and safety at the annual Comcare Awards, taking home three awards.
To celebrate National Science Week, former NASA astronaut, Rick Hieb, launched the final spectacular domed coin, Orion, from the award-winning Southern Sky series at the Royal Australian Mint today.
As the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War approaches on 4 August, Corporal Roberts-Smith VC, MG has been announced as the Mint’s ambassador for its Official Anzac Centenary Coin Program.
A new special 50 cent coin has entered circulation, marking 50 years of ongoing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander research and collection of information which has assisted our country in becoming more knowledgeable about all of its people and cultures.
The Prime Minister of Australia, the Hon Tony Abbott MP launched the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) commemorative 50 cent circulating coin at Parliament House in Canberra today.
The new coin release from the Mint's Anzac Centenary Coin Program will serve as a lasting memento of the Avro Lancaster heavy bomber's legendary service.
The Royal Australian Mint is celebrating the 30th birthday of the $1 coin, with a pop-up store in Sydney, a limited edition S for Sydney counterstamp coin and a donation to Cancer Council.