This section of the site offers information on Australian silver coins, including new releases, coin specifications and coin images. Most of the information and news articles here focus on modern silver coins produced by either the Perth Mint or Royal Australian Mint, although there is sampling of older coins as well. Australian silver coins covered include commemorative, special collector issues and bullion coins.
Five new coin products from The Perth Mint of Australia are making their way into coin collectors’ portfolios. Two are new editions to 2012-dated coins while remaining items are early launches of 2013 strikes. All are 99.9% pure silver with limited mintages. On the reverse of one offering is the familiar koala but the others […]
Release dates, mintages and designs are summarized below for the series of 2013 Australian Silver Bullion Coins depicting the Kookaburra, Koala and the Lunar Year of the Snake. These annually issued coins are offered by The Perth Mint of Australia in several different sizes and quantities. When released, the bullion coins will be available from […]
Several new Australian silver coins make their debut from the Perth Mint of Australia in August 2012. Among those new releases is a collection of a trio of 1/2 ounce silver coins depicting three of the most iconic creatures Australia has to offer in the Australian Outback Silver Coin Collection.
Three new Australian silver coins make their debut from the Perth Mint of Australia in July 2012. Reverse designs found on the three new strikes feature images of two iconic Australian creatures, the kangaroo and the kookaburra, with the third depicting a more cold weather design showcasing emperor penguins.
The Perth Mint of Australia brings an exciting new line-up to the silver coin community in June 2012 with the release of three new strikes. These three new coins feature subjects ranging from fantasy to one of Australia’s most iconic creatures featured on a uniquely map-shaped coin to one of the largest marine species found […]