Below is a list of our latest news posts, enjoy!
Author: My Collectables Date Posted: 4 September 2017
To celebrate the Year of the Dog in 2018, the RAM will release the last set of coins from its highly-regarded Lunar Series. Reflecting many of the original Lunar Series design elements these coins are a stunning representation of this Chinese zodiac sign.
Author: My Collectables Date Posted: 15 August 2017
After 34 years as one of Australia’s most successful and beloved children’s books, Possum Magic is taking pride of place on this beautiful new coin set. This set will be cherished by lovers of classic Australian literature.
Author: My Collectables Date Posted: 4 June 2017
Australia’s first ever coloured five cent coin is pairing up with the 20 cent coin in a bright and cheerful two coin set to celebrate 25 years of the Bananas in Pyjamas on ABC KIDS.
Author: My Collectables Date Posted: 18 April 2017
Featuring the ‘C’ for Canberra mintmark, this coin will strike a chord with history buffs, military enthusiasts and the families of those who have served.
Author: My Collectables Date Posted: 3 April 2017
In 2017 the Royal Australian Mint again presents a unique colour printed triangular proof coin inspired by the stunning architecture of the Australian War Memorial’s Hall of Memory.
Author: My Collectables Date Posted: 30 March 2017
To celebrate the occasion this colourful coin featuring Borobi, the official mascot of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, is sure to appeal to sporting enthusiasts, tourists and kids of all ages.
Author: My Collectables Date Posted: 13 March 2017
2017 $5 Fine Silver Proof Coin - Queen’s Baton Relay 2017 $25 Gold Proof Coin - Queen’s Baton Relay Mintage of the fine silver proof coin celebrates the year the Games are being held in - 2018. Mintage of the gold proof coin is extremely low at 500.
Author: My Collectables Date Posted: 6 March 2017
The story of three-time Formula One World Champion Sir John ‘Jack’ Brabham AO OBE is one of the brightest chapters in Australian motorsport history.
Author: My Collectables Date Posted: 3 February 2017
To coincide with the Royal Australian Mint’s exhibition Stuart Devlin - The Designer with the Midas Touch, this special release offers a unique glimpse into what might have been.
Author: My Collectables Date Posted: 3 January 2017
After a century of picturesque journeys and connecting the Australian landscape from east to west, the Trans-Australian Railway has been captured in the Royal Australian Mint’s 2017 Mintmark Suite.
Author: My Collectables Date Posted: 21 December 2016
Wishing you a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! Thank you to all of our clients, staff and friends for your continued support. Our office will be closed from Friday 23th December 2016 and will reopen Monday 9th January 2017.
Author: My Collectables Date Posted: 5 December 2016
The alphabet is one of the first lessons we all learn, and we swell with pride at learning to recite the letters, spell our name or read our first words. Coins have long been a traditional gift for key moments in one’s life.
Author: My Collectables Date Posted: 24 November 2016
With release of this coin R. Benaud joins Sir D. Bradman as icon of cricket commemorated on Australian coinage. Strictly limited mintage of 95 929 - statistics from Richie’s first class cricket career.
Author: My Collectables Date Posted: 7 November 2016
One constant among all Australian coins since 1953 has been the likeness of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, appearing on the obverse side of our coin currency.
Author: My Collectables Date Posted: 22 August 2016
Honouring the sporting elite to represent Australia in Rio de Janeiro, this coloured coin celebrates the 2016 Australian Paralympic Team. With this unique memento the public will be able to show their support for the 2016 Australian Paralympic Team.
Author: My Collectables Date Posted: 1 August 2016
RELEASE DATE 22nd August 2016. Commemorating 160 years of Holden in Australia, the Holden Heritage Collection will evoke a sense of nostalgia as it celebrates the classic cars that made Holden a household name.
Author: My Collectables Date Posted: 27 July 2016
Recognising our nation’s strong affiliation and love of sport, which is best embodied every four years at the Olympic Games, the Royal Australian Mint is proud to be a part of sharing the Olympic spirit with Australians for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Author: My Collectables Date Posted: 22 June 2016
As part of the Royal Australian Mint 2016 Australian Olympic Team Coin Program, the patriotic ‘mob of boxing kangaroos’ will represent in a way we haven’t seen them before. Packaged in a bezel (holding ring) with a ribbon to be worn as a medal.
Author: My Collectables Date Posted: 20 June 2016
Following the sell-out release of the domed coin paying tribute to the Greek mythological story of Cassiopeia, the Northern Sky series continues with this tribute to one of the world’s most famous constellations.
Author: My Collectables Date Posted: 15 June 2016
The coin is housed in a replica of The Phantom’s ‘Skull Cave’ which lights up when the mouth of the cave is opened, inside a themed shipper. Each coin is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.