Australia’s highest awards for civilian bravery has been 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 Australian George Cross struck 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.
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 toss of a coin can be the first step for any cricket team on the path to victory or setting them on a road to a heartbreaking defeat, the Prime Minister’s XI match against the English at Manuka Oval in Canberra will be no different.
The first new coin for 2015 has been unveiled during one of the Royal Australian Mint’s most highly anticipated annual events in Canberra. The new design Anzac Centenary will be featured on the Mint’s public gallery press throughout the year.
The Royal Australian Mint has proudly accepted a commendation at the 2014 Canberra and Capital Region Tourism Awards held overnight.
The Mint was recognised in the Tourism Attraction category for the third year running, on the back of solid growth in the number of visitors to the Mint each year.
As the Royal Australian Mint approaches its 50th anniversary in 2015, one Australian family has uncovered a link to a curious part of the Mint’s National Coin Collection.
Following the high interest at Anzac Albany, the Royal Australian Mint is continuing to share the opportunity to have a special keepsake for the Anzac Centenary period â€“ this time in Melbourne.