Recent News

Below is a list of our latest news posts, enjoy!

Author: My Collectables   Date Posted: 1 February 2018

A celebration of Australia’s participation in the XXIII Winter Olympic Games. This colour-printed coin will be an affordable souvenir of the Games, cherished by coin collectors, sports enthusiasts and those with a special affinity for the snow.


Author: My Collectables   Date Posted: 1 January 2018

The Royal Australian Mint acknowledges the contribution of the convicts to Australia’s history, heritage and folklore, with the 2018 Mintmark Suite of uncirculated and proof coins that will appeal to collectors, proud descendants and history buffs alike.


Author: My Collectables   Date Posted: 1 January 2018

Gold plated to represent the golden sun and whales view of the Gold Coast beaches and hinterland, this coin is an inexpensive product which will be cherished by tourists and budget-conscious sport enthusiasts.


Author: My Collectables   Date Posted: 1 January 2018

Containing Australia’s six circulating coin designs, an engravable plate and a choice of band wraps for different occasions, it will be an elegant and sentimental gift for anybody seeking that special something for a loved one.


Author: My Collectables   Date Posted: 22 December 2017

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 22nd December 2017 and will reopen Monday 8th January 2018.


Author: My Collectables   Date Posted: 4 December 2017

On the 35th anniversary of one of Australia’s most celebrated children’s books, Possum Magic by Mem Fox and Julie Vivas, the Royal Australian Mint has dedicated its 2018 Baby Sets to commemorating a child’s birth year.


Author: My Collectables   Date Posted: 4 December 2017

A new magical theme based on Possum Magic by Mem Fox and Julie Vivas has been introduced on the 2018 Proof Baby Coin Set. Whimsical, passionate, imaginative and proudly Australian, this coin set features a special colour printed proof fifty cent coin.


Author: My Collectables   Date Posted: 23 November 2017

The courage to follow their dreams can make an athlete persist through countless training sessions, through defeat and often physical pain, and through serious injury and mental exertion.


Author: My Collectables   Date Posted: 14 November 2017

International Day of People with Disability aims to increase public awareness, understanding and acceptance of people with disability as well as celebrating their achievements and contributions.


Author: My Collectables   Date Posted: 1 November 2017

The distinctive pointed leaves and purple flowers of the herb rosemary make a moving and evocative design on this collectible version of the 2017 Remembrance Day coin that has been released into circulation.


Author: My Collectables   Date Posted: 1 November 2017

In 2018 the Royal Australian Mint commemorates the centenary of the Armistice with this evocative and moving year set that includes a specially designed $1 coin along with the standard circulating coin designs.


Author: My Collectables   Date Posted: 1 November 2017

In 2018 the Royal Australian Mint commemorates the centenary of the Armistice with this evocative and moving year set that includes a specially designed $1 coin along with the standard circulating coin designs.


Author: My Collectables   Date Posted: 1 November 2017

Myrtle and wattle are used to represent marriage and love. In keeping with tradition, the Royal Australian Mint will mark this significant milestone with the release of a beautiful 50c coin design in both fine silver proof and uncirculated finishes.


Author: My Collectables   Date Posted: 16 October 2017

2017 10 -Coin Collection in Pop-Up Book - PLANETARY COINS​ - This exciting new product combines a human fascination with the worlds beyond our own, with lifelong curiosity for the coins we hold in our own hands and pockets.


Author: My Collectables   Date Posted: 2 October 2017

Built for Australians, by Australians. This simple premise ignited the manufacturing sector with the affordable Model T. Manufactured in Geelong, the popularity of the Model T would drive demand for manufacturing operations to spread across the country.


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.