As the producer of the nation’s Official Anzac Centenary Coin Program and Major Partner of Anzac Albany, the Royal Australian Mint (the Mint) is marking the weekend with special keepsakes available exclusively for the participants in the Albany commemorations.
To mark the 100th anniversary since the first convoy set sail from Albany carrying Australian and New Zealand troops to the First World War, the Royal Australian Mint is a Major Partner of 'Anzac Albany' and will have a special pop-up stall onsite during the events in Albany, Western Australia.
The Royal Australian Mint has been recognised for its work towards health and safety at the annual Comcare Awards in Melbourne.
The Mint was declared the winner of the Workplace Health and Safety Management System category for the Health, Safety and Environment Management System (HSEMS) which was implemented over the past three years.
To celebrate National Science Week, former National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) astronaut, Mr Richard (Rick) Hieb, launched the final spectacular domed coin, Orion, from the award-winning Southern Sky series at the Royal Australian Mint today.
The Royal Australian Mint has announced it has appointed Victoria Cross recipient, Corporal Ben Roberts-Smith VC, MG as ambassador for Australia’s Official Anzac Centenary Coin Program.
In the lead-up to NAIDOC Week, Australia will see a new special 50 cent coin enter circulation to mark 50 years of ongoing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander research and collection of information which has assisted our country in becoming more knowledgeable about 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.
In recognition of the 70th anniversary of the retirement of the Avro Lancaster W4783 'G for George', currently on display at the Australian War Memorial, the Royal Australian Mint has produced a commemorative collectible coin to mark the occasion.
The release also coincides with the annual Bomber Command wreathlaying ceremony held on the Memorial grounds this Sunday 1 June 2014.