Nov 032015

This month sees the release of two new additions to the Year of the Monkey coin program. Each meticulously struck from 1oz of pure silver, the High Relief Proof Monkey and the Gilded Monkey are stunning collectables.

If you call Australia home, then don’t miss our Australian Citizenship coin on card for 2016. Be sure to order yours in time for Australia Day, especially if you’re looking for a gift to present to new Aussies!

For something special, look out for our new Three-CoinSet featuring this year’s Kangaroo, Kookaburra and Koala 1oz silver high relief coins – only 1,000 of these superb presentations will be available.

We’re also offering our internationally popular Wedge-tailed Eagle as a 5oz High Relief silver coin with a worldwide mintage of only 2,500.

The wait is finally over for Star Trek fans wishing to complete the Captain and Ships series. Jonathon Archer and Enterprise NX-01 complete the remarkable line-up of silver releases dedicated to the phenomenally successful sci-fi series launched in 1966.

Fans of the much-admired Chinese Ancient Mythical Creatures silver coin will be pleased to learn that there is now a 1oz High Relief proof version to enjoy.

This month also sees the latest annual coin featuring baby lunar animals. No doubt the cute monkey design will inspire another sell-out in this gorgeous series.


Oct 062015

This month’s new coin bulletin introduces superb coloured versions from the 2016 Year of the Monkey coin program and the stunning Lunar Typeset Collection featuring proof, bullion coloured and gilded Monkey coins each made from 1oz of pure silver.

Continuing with the Chinese theme, Five Blessings is an intricate silver release portraying five bats, culturally symbolic of longevity, wealth, health, virtue and the desire to die a natural death in old age!

Among the latest releases depicting our iconic Australian fauna is a new addition to the Australian Wedge-tailed Eagle suite of coins. Crafted from 99.95% pure platinum, it is exceptionally rare with a maximum mintage of just 500.

Sure to be a winner, the latest Australian Map Shaped Coin portrays the infamous Redback spider, while Endangered and Extinct now features the extraordinary-looking Southern Cassowary.

For those who like to get organised early, this month’s bulletin also features our 2015 Christmas coin. Portraying a traditional image of a festively decked tree, the unique star-shaped release can also be used as a hanging decoration.

**Look out for the official Back to the Future coin program which will launch on 21 OCTOBER. These exceptional releases are perfect for fans celebrating the 30th anniversary of the hugely successful 1985 movie starring Michael J. Fox.


Sep 012015

Spring is in the Australian air and this month we’re offering an amazing crop of fresh and exciting new releases:

Exquisite pink diamonds are hand-set in the latest Argyle Pink Diamond Gold & Platinum Ingots which portray a Gouldian Finch, a rare and brilliantly coloured bird found in the Kimberley region of Western Australia.

Goddess of love, pleasure and beauty, Aphrodite is the third release from the extraordinary Goddesses of Olympus series of striking ‘antiqued’ silver coins.

Our Star Trek coin program now ventures into the 2370s aboard the U.S.S Voyager as Captain Kathryn Janeway attempts to lead her crew back to Federation space.

To commemorate Queen Elizabeth’s historic milestone as Britain’s longest serving monarch, we have three stunning Royal releases, including an innovative ‘intaglio’ silver coin. (Available for purchase 9 September)

Snow White, the fairest of them all, is at last available on gold and silver releases from the hugely popular Disney Princess coin series.

Ahead of the next Chinese New Year, we’re delighted to unveil the extensive line-up of gold & silver proof issues from our Australian Lunar series celebrating the forthcoming 2016 Year of the Monkey.

The brilliant Wedge-tailed Eagle design is now available on dazzling 5oz gold and 1oz silver proof coins.

The Australian Kangaroo looks truly impressive on the new 5oz high relief coin in silver.

And the extraordinary Australian Opal Series takes flight again with a gorgeous representation of the Ghost Bat.

View September’s coin releases from The Perth Mint in this month’s digital bulletin or click the individual links below:

*Website release 9 September 2016


Aug 032015

This month we’re delighted to be able to unveil a fantastic addition to our official Star Trek coin program dedicated to Spock, the unflappable Vulcan-human beloved by generations of Star Trek fans.

August also marks the release of 75th anniversary coins celebrating influential martial artist Bruce Lee. Raised in Hong Kong, Lee was credited with unprecedented influence on Hollywood’s treatment of martial arts films on his way to becoming a pop culture icon of the 20th century.

See inside this month’s digital bulletin for information about more new coins, including the latest Treasures of the World releases featuring turquoise, and a stunning Mother of Pearl Shell coin.

Full line-up of new releases


Jul 072015

This month the Star Trek coin program celebrates the 24th century adventures of Deep Space Nine. Fans will be delighted at the designs of the two silver proof coins featuring Captain Benjamin Sisko and the Deep Space 9 space station.

Stunning new silver releases reflect worldwide interest in the 150th anniversary of Lewis Carroll’s timeless classic, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. The superb issues include a 2oz antiqued release featuring an embedded clock!

Outstanding high relief coins come aplenty with 2015 additions to the gold and silver Wedge-tailed Eagle series and the iconic Australian Kangaroo.

More famous native animals – a kookaburra, kangaroo and koala – are portrayed in colour on this year’s Australian Outback 1/2oz silver coin collection.

An addition to Sunburnt Country, another coloured Australian series, symbolises the Great Barrier Reef with the inscription “I love her jewel sea” from Dorothy Mackellar’s beloved poem, My Country.

July also marks the release of the fifth coins from the popular Disney Princess series. This month it’s the turn of Jasmine, the star of Alladin.

Finally, the 2015 0.5g gold Mini Koala makes an adorable gift or personal keepsake.



Apr 072015

ANZAC Day – 25 April – is probably Australia’s most important national occasion. It marks the anniversary of the first major military action fought by Australian and New Zealand forces during the First World War.

This April we salute the courageous young men who fought at Gallipoli in 1915 with a special joint issue in conjunction with Australia Post and New Zealand Post –

Additionally, we’re proud to be releasing a trio of commemorative coins from The ANZAC Spirit 100th Anniversary Coin Series portraying significant themes from 1915 –

Other stunning new coins this month include: