Coins and Australia - Australian coins, banknotes, values, price guide, errors and varieties

  • Australian coins price guide, values, errors and varieties

    Find out how much your australian coins worth!

  • Top 10 Australian certified coins sold in 2023

    Top 10 Australian certified coins sold in 2023

  • R. Parker - Ironmonger - Geelong - Identification Guide

    R. Parker - Ironmonger - Geelong - Identification Guide

  • Rarest and most valuable Australian decimal banknotes

    Rarest and most valuable Australian decimal banknotes

  • Die clash possibilities on Australian coins

    Die clash possibilities on Australian coins

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July 23, 2024

One dollar 1966 to 1984 - Price guide and values

1 dollar 1966 to 1984 - Price guide and values

The front of Australia's new $1 banknote bore a portrait of the Monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, and a representation of the Australian Coat of Arms. The back of the banknote was distinctive with an interpretation of an Aboriginal bark painting by David Daymirringu and of other paintings and carvings.

July 21, 2024

Australian Threepence - 1938 to 1952 - Price Guide

3 pence 1938 to 1952 - Price Guide and values

The U.S.A. mints at Denver and San Francisco came to the party, churning out over £6 million worth of florins, shillings, sixpences and threepences between 1942 and 1944. These coins carry either the mintmark 'D' or 'S' respectively. In 1945 and 1946, no threepence was produced.

July 19, 2024

Threepence - 1910 to 1936 - Price Guide Australia

3 pence 1910 to 1936 - Price Guide and values

The obverse of the 1910 issues depicts a crowned and robed bust of Edward VII facing right. In 1911, George was also portrayed crowned and robed although his more youthful looks faced left in the English tradition of alternating the facing direction of each subsequent monarch. Each coin was struck in what is known as .925 fine silver (925 parts silver with 75 parts copper).

July 17, 2024

2024 Change of Monarch Year Sets

2024 Change of Monarch Year Sets

To commemorate the transformation of Australian coins obverses of the last 70 years, the Royal Canadian Mint issued 2024 proof and uncirculated sets with different portraits: Queen Elizabeth II by Mary Gillick, Arnold Machin, Raphael Maklouf, Ian Rank-Broadley and Jody Clark appear on five of the coins while the new effigy of His Majesty King Charles III by Daniel Thorne appears on the sixth.

July 16, 2024

50 cents 2003 - Coronation

50 cents 2003 - Coronation

Royal Australian Mint's commemorated the 50th Anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II Coronation on two 50 cents coins. Designer Peter Soobik, from Orange, New South Wales, included on the reverse, the Australia's Federation Star, the Southern Cross and sprigs of wattle in his design.

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