1994 Royal Australian Mint Six Coin Mint Set
The United Nations has declared 1994 the International Year of the Family. In an effort to raise awerness of the good things about family life, the future of families through our children and the diverse nature of the Australian family, the Royal Australian Mint held a nation-wide competition to design a commemorative fifty vent coin. The coin, displaying the prize-winning design of Carolyn Rosser, is the feature of this 1994 Coin Set.
The passing of the Commonwealth of Australia Constitution Act empowered the Government to make laws with respect to currency, coinage and legal tender. The Coinage Act 1909 put in place the first steps for an Australian coinage. Thus began the journey towards a mint owned by the Commonwealth and ind...Find Out More