Treasures of the National Coin Collection
Book a school excursion to the Mint
Visit the Mint on your next school excursion and see where all of Australia's circulating coins are made!
How do you identify a skeleton that is more than 130 years old?
To celebrate the closing days of The Bold, The Bad, and The Ugly – Australia’s Wild Colonial Bushrangers, join Craig Cormick as he shares behind-the-scenes tales of identifying the bones of Ned Kelly. Have a nibble and a drink as Craig discusses the scientific processes behind identifying the remains of Ned Kelly and the challenges behind finding answers to the mysteries of Ned Kelly’s life and death including whatever happened to Ned’s head.
Join us at the Mint this December to decorate Robbie, Titan and Penny festive tree decorations, followed by Christmas face-painting!
This session will be run outside weather permitting, so don’t forget a hat, sunscreen and water
(note: please check in at the front desk where you will be directed to the activity area)
When: Friday 6 December 10.30am to 11.15am.
Cost: $10 (plus booking fee). Ticket includes one adult and one child.
Where: Royal Australian Mint.
To mark the Centenary of Queensland and North Territory Aerial Services Ltd (Qantas), the Royal Australian Mint (the Mint) and the national carrier have today revealed a new $1 Australian circulating coin, a collectible Qantas Centenary 11 Coin Set, along with a ‘Golden Ticket’ competition.
The season for giving is fast approaching and the Mint has a range of gifts to suit every taste. From our beautiful collections to stocking fillers, there is something for everyone to enjoy! Make sure you visit our Retail Shop, eShop or phone the Contact Centre so you don’t miss out on receiving those Christmas presents on time.
For all domestic locations, orders must be placed by Friday 13 December 2019 to ensure delivery.
Due to unforeseen circumstances the release of the 75th Anniversary of D-Day Four-Coin Set has been delayed. A new release date for this set will be announced shortly, we apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause.