Australian one dollar coin. 100 Years of ANZAC. The coin features the Anzac Centenary logo including the image of an Australian Digger, head bowed and rifle reversed in solemn reflection and the words “100 Years of Anzac – The Spirit Lives”. (Available to buy at this link).
To celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, two million $2 coins with purple detailing have been released into circulation. Australia is the second country in the world, behind Canada, to circulate coloured coins. The coins were released in Australia after months of meticulous preparation and design which included getting approval from Buckingham Palace
Coins of the world! 12-SIDED AUSTRALIAN COIN FOR QUEEN’S JUBILEE. Australia issued this 12-sided circulating 50 Cent coin in 1977 to commemorate the 25th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth’s reign. The copper-nickel coin is 31.5mm in diameter and features a design of 25 royal crowns in a circle on the reverse. The Arnold Machin portrait of Queen Elizabeth is on the obverse. #coins, #coinsoftheworld #Australian