Are you a Ford fanatic or a Holden hero? Want to appear on national breakfast TV?

The Royal Australian Mint in Canberra is holding a celebration of Australian motorsport and is inviting locals to join us on national breakfast TV on Tuesday 21 August. Kids, cars, supporter flags and clothing welcome!  

The TV event will launch the Mint’s Motorsport Collection, featuring 12 new fifty cent coins showcasing iconic Ford or Holden vehicles.

A Ford or Holden Motorsport coin is also on offer for those that bring along a car matching one of the models below.

Time: 5.30am to 8.30am
Date: Tuesday 21 August
Address: Denison St, Deakin ACT 2600

Mint Cafe and Shop: will open from 7.00am

To ensure we have enough parking for everyone, we ask those bringing cars RSVP the model to by Friday 17 August.

Ford models: BA Falcon, Sierra RS500 Cosworth, XD Falcon ‘Tru Blu’, XC Hardtop, XY Falcon GTHO Phase III, Boss 302 Mustang Trans-Am
Holden models: VX Commodore, VR Commodore, VK Commodore, LX Torana A9X, LJ Torana XU-1, HT Monaro GTS 350