Australian Coinage and Numismatic News

Australian 2017 Collector Coins for MarchNorse Goddesses, koalas, kookaburras, and wedge-tailed eagles are a few of the subjects brought to coins this month from the Perth Mint of Australia.

They join other debuting March products such as a Sovereign gold coin, an ANZAC Spirit coin, a saltwater crocodile silver coin and a penguin stamp and coin cover […]


2017 Australian Kangaroo 1oz Silver Bullion CoinDemand jumped in January for Australian bullion coins, according to the latest round of Perth Mint sales figures.

The Mint’s gold sales ran the quickest since October and its silver sales advanced the most since March […]


Australian 2017 Collector Coins for FebruaryFebruary finds new collector products from the Perth Mint of Australia that include antiqued coins with a central compass and a koala design in high relief.

Other products offered are a 2017 Mini Roo 0.5g Gold Coin, a gold proof Kangaroo five-coin set, a half-ounce silver coin dedicated to a baby polar bear and two ANZAC related coins […]


2017 Australian Wedge-Tailed Eagle Silver Bullion Coin LaunchesEarlier Wednesday, the Perth Mint of Australia started selling this year’s edition of the Australian Wedge-Tailed Eagle Silver Bullion Coin.

Marking a first for the annual coin, it is produced to a fineness of .9999 fine compared to the 2015- and 2016-dated issues that are .999 fine […]


2017 Australian Platypus Platinum Bullion Coin ReleasedOn Wednesday, Feb. 1, the Perth Mint released its 2017 $100 Australian Platypus Platinum Bullion Coin.

Struck in an ounce of .9995 fine platinum, the Platypus bullion coin has been annually issued since its introduction in 2011 […]

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Australian 2017 Coins for Birthdays, Newborns and WeddingsSpecial occasion products serve as major new offerings from the Perth Mint of Australia this month. They include the new year’s birthday, newborn, and wedding coins as well as a traditional always together coin.

Rounding out releases for January are Year of the Rooster products, to include a kilo silver gemstone coin and a one-fifth ounce gold coin, and then there is a rectangular coin depicting World War I era poster […]


Perth Mint Gold and Silver Sales Soften in November 2016Australian bullion sales in November slowed from their heated pace in October, according to the latest round of Perth Mint figures.

Still, demand remained elevated for gold coins and gold bars as they scored their third strongest sales month this year […]


Perth Mint of Australia 2017 Collector Coins for DecemberNew collector coins from the Perth Mint of Australia are emblematic of the Chinese zodiac and New Year.

Serving as the premier issue is a high-relief Year of the Rooster Gold Coin. It is joined by the Wealth & Wisdom Silver Two-Coin Set, a Year of the Rooster Silver Proof Four-Coin Set, and a Chinese New Year Dragon Silver Coin […]


Perth Mint Gold Bullion Sales Soar in October 2016Australian bullion sales in October ranged from strong to soaring, according to the latest figures from the Perth Mint.

The Mint’s gold sales rallied to their highest level in almost 3 1/2-years and its silver sales leapt above the million ounce mark for the seventh time this year […]

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2017 Australian Kangaroo Silver Bullion CoinThe Perth Mint just released its 2017-dated Australian Kangaroo Silver Bullion Coin. Sales of the one-ounce, 99.99% pure silver coin started on Monday, Nov. 7.

Annually issued but only introduced in 2016, demand for the new issue is expected to be strong as it is appealing to investors and collectors […]


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