Bicentenary of the Royal Agricultural Societies and Shows

Bicentenary of the Royal Agricultural Societies and Shows

Apr 07, 2022

2022 $1 Coloured Unc Coin - Bicentenary of the Royal Agricultural Societies and Shows 

Commemorating 200 years since Australia’s first Royal Agricultural Societies were established in Tasmania and New South Wales and the first agricultural show was held in 1822, the Royal Australian Mint is releasing two specially designed coins to mark the anniversary. These releases recognise the contributions of Australia's eight state and territory Royal Agricultural Societies, the agricultural shows that run each year and the many dedicated volunteers who contribute to these iconic community events.

  • The reverse design commemorate the Bicentenary of the Royal Agricultural Societies and Shows in Australia
  • The obverse design feature the effigy of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II designed by Jody Clark
  • The 2022 $1 Coloured Uncirculated Coin is displayed in a presentation card with limited mintage of 40 000