To celebrate Mr Squiggles 60th Birthday, Woolworths and the Royal Australian Mint have joined forces to create four $2 coloured coins that feature the beloved characters from this iconic Australian children’s television program. The coins will available from Woolworths supermarkets and metro stores nationwide from 13 February for a 4-week period or while stocks last.
There is also a 2019 Coin Collection available which includes the four $2 coins as well as two $1 commemorative coins and a unique 1 cent coin featuring the Mr Squiggles home – the Moon, available only in collection folder.
The Woolworths release dates for the 2019 Mr Squiggle coloured $2 coins are detailed below:
Week 1 - from 13 February 2019, Coin design: Mr Squiggle
Week 2 - from 20 February 2019, Coin design: Bill Steamshovel
Week 3 - from 27 February 2019, Coin design: Gus
Week 4 - from 6 March 2019, Coin design: Blackboard
For those who want to make sure they don’t miss out on these adorable coins, you can buy the complete collection for $15 plus postage here.