Do all the things at the show this year – including striking your own coin! Visit the Mint’s stand to strike an M for Melbourne on the 2016 $1 Uncirculated Coin – Australia’s First Mints for only $5. Available only as a show special, this coin is the perfect memento to remember all of the fun had at the show.
Always wondered about the process behind the Royal Australian Mint’s stunning coin designs? Join two of the Mint’s esteemed coin designers at the Australasian Numismatic Dealer’s Association (ANDA), Melbourne on 27 August – 28 August 2016 and enter The World of Coin Design.
Father’s Day, it is a special day to spoil Dad and thank him for all of his hard work over the years. Leave the socks at the store and find a gift that will stand the test of time – a coin from the Royal Australian Mint.
For the sporty Dad, the car enthusiast the Dad who loves precious metals or the coin collector, the Mint has a range of products that you can choose from. A collection of gift ideas for Dad are below:
Take a drive down memory lane on Saturday 20 August 2016, with the Holden Heritage Car Show Mint Condition. Reflecting upon Holden’s story, the Mint has revealed the exciting new Holden Heritage Collection remembering the most popular and influential models through the ages.
The Woolworths release dates for the Australian Olympic and Paralympic Teams coloured $2 coins are detailed below:
Week 1: Tuesday 19 July 2016 - Blue
Week 2: Monday 25 July 2016 - Black
Week 3: Monday 1 August 2016 - Red
Week 4: Monday 8 August 2016 - Yellow
Week 5: Monday 15 August 2016 - Green
Week 6: Monday 22 August 2016 - Australian Paralympic Team coin and coin in folder
First stop: The circulating coin hall!
Due to an extremely limited mintage and popular demand, the stunning 2016 $5 Fine Silver Selectively Gold Plated Proof Coin celebrating the Rio 2016 Olympic Games has now sold out.
Although these coins are no longer available for purchase via the Mint’s retail channels, we do still have a number of proof coins which may appeal. Click here to see the full list.
No trip to the Royal Queensland Show (Ekka) would be complete without a show souvenir to take home. The Mint will be bringing the infamous pop-up shop to EKKA again, allowing customers to strike a B for Brisbane on the 2016 $1 Uncirculated Coin – Australia’s First Mints as the ideal show memento.