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This instrument determines the characteristics of 19 new non-circulating coins proposed to be issued by the Royal Australian Mint.
Administered by: Treasury
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 20
Registered 30 Jun 2022
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR26-Jul-2022
Tabled Senate26-Jul-2022
Date of repeal 26 Oct 2022
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
Table of contents.

Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Currency (Australian Coins) Amendment (2022 Royal Australian Mint No. 4) Determination 2022

Dated   30 June 2022

 

Dr Andrew Leigh

 

  

  

  


Contents

1  Name........................................................................................................................................ 1

2  Commencement........................................................................................................................ 1

3  Authority.................................................................................................................................. 1

4  Schedules................................................................................................................................. 1

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                            1

Currency (Australian Coins) Determination 2019                                                                          1

 

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Currency (Australian Coins) Amendment (2022 Royal Australian Mint No. 4) Determination 2022.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

The day after this instrument is registered.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under the Currency Act 1965.

4  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.


Schedule 1Amendments

 

Currency (Australian Coins) Determination 2019

1 Schedule 2022, Part 1, clause 2 (at the end of the table)

Add:

 

91

50¢

Copper and nickel

15.55 ± 0.96

31.65

3.16

S5

E2

O17

R72

01/07/2022

92

$1

Copper, aluminium and nickel

9.00 ± 0.66

25.20

3.46

S1

E3

O2

R73

01/07/2022

93

$1

Copper, aluminium and nickel

9.00 ± 0.66

25.20

3.46

S1

E3

O2

R74

01/07/2022

94

$1

At least 99.9% silver

31.103 + 3.00

40.60

4.00

S1

E1

O2

R75

01/07/2022

95

$2

Copper, aluminium and nickel

6.60 ± 0.60

20.62

3.70

S1

E3

O1

R76

01/07/2022

96

50¢

Copper and nickel

15.55 ± 0.96

31.65

3.16

S5

E2

O2

R77

01/07/2022

97

50¢

At least 99.9% silver

18.24 ± 0.50

31.65

3.20

S5

E2

O2

R77

01/07/2022

98

$1

Copper, aluminium and nickel

9.00 ± 0.66

25.20

3.46

S1

E3

O1

R78

01/07/2022

99

$1

Copper, aluminium and nickel

9.00 ± 0.66

25.20

3.46

S1

E3

O1

R79

01/07/2022

100

$1

At least 99.9% silver

11.66 ± 0.30

25.20

3.25

S1

E3

O1

R78

01/07/2022

101

$1

Copper, aluminium and nickel

9.00 ± 0.66

25.20

3.46

S1

E3

O1

R80

01/07/2022

102

$1

Copper, aluminium and nickel

9.00 ± 0.66

25.20

3.46

S1

E3

O1

R81

01/07/2022

103

$1

At least 99.9% silver

11.66 ± 0.30

25.20

3.25

S1

E3

O1

R80

01/07/2022

104

$1

Copper, aluminium and nickel

9.00 ± 0.66

25.20

3.46

S1

E3

O1

R82

01/07/2022

105

$1

Copper, aluminium and nickel

9.00 ± 0.66

25.20

3.46

S1

E3

O1

R83

01/07/2022

106

$1

At least 99.9% silver

11.66 ± 0.30

25.20

3.25

S1

E3

O1

R82

01/07/2022

107

$1

Copper, aluminium and nickel

9.00 ± 0.66

25.20

3.46

S1

E3

O1

R84

01/07/2022

108

$1

Copper, aluminium and nickel

9.00 ± 0.66

25.20

3.46

S1

E3

O1

R85

01/07/2022

109

$1

At least 99.9% silver

11.66 ± 0.30

25.20

3.25

S1

E3

O1

R84

01/07/2022

 

2 Schedule 2022, Part 1, clause 3 (after table item 35)

Insert:

 

36

Obverse

O17

The same as for item 21, except omit paragraph (e) and substitute:

(e) “JC”; and

(f) a representation of each of the numbers 1 through 6 in braille.

 

3 Schedule 2022, Part 1, clause 3 (at the end of the table)

Add:

 

171

Reverse

R72

A design consisting of:

(a) a circular border immediately inside the rim within which there are 3 evenly divided sections; and

(b) the following:

(i) “75”; and

(ii) “1947 – 2022”; and

(iii) “AUSTRALIAN SIGNALS DIRECTORATE”; and

(iv) “REVEAL AND PROTECT”; and

(v) “URMWXOZIRGBRM7DRWGSC5WVKGS”; and

(vi) “DVZIVZFWZXRLFHRMXLMXVKGZMWNVGR XFOLFHRMVCVXFGRLM”; and

(vii) “BGOAMVOEIATSIRLNGTTNEOGRERGXNTEA IFCECAIEOALEKFNR5LWEFCHDEEAEEE7NMDRXX5”; and

(viii) “E3B”; and

(ix) “8287D4”; and

(x) “290F723381”; and

(xi) “4D7A47A291DC”; and

(xii) “0F71B2806D1A53B”; and

(xiii) “311CC4B97A0E1CC2B9”; and

(xiv) “3B31068593332F10C6A335”; and

(xv) “2F14D1B27A3514D6F7382F1A”; and

(xvi) “D0B0322955D1B83D3801CDB2”; and

(xvii) “287D05C0B82A311085A03329”; and

(xviii) “1D85A3323855D6BC333119D”; and

(xix) “6FB7A3C11C4A72E3C17CCB”; and

(xx) “B33290C85B6343955CCBA3”; and

(xxi) “B3A1CCBB62E341ACBF72”; and

(xxii) “E3255CAA73F2F14D1B27A”; and

(xxiii) “341B85A3323855D6BB33”; and

(xxiv) “3055C4A53F3C55C7B22”; and

(xxv) “E2A10C0B97A291DC0F”; and

(xxvi) “73E3413C3BE392819”; and

(xxvii) “D1F73B331185A33”; and

(xxviii) “23855CCBA2A3”; and

(xxix) “206D6BE383”; and

(xxx) “1108B”.

 

172

Reverse

R73

A design consisting of:

(a) a simplified map of Australia identifying the route of the Australian Overland Telegraph Line from Darwin to Port Augusta; and

(b) along the route the following cities and towns are identified and named: Darwin, Yam Creek, Katherine, Daly Waters, Powell Creek, Tennant Creek, Barrow Creek, Alice Springs, Charlotte Waters, The Peake, Strangways Springs, Beltana and Port Augusta; and

(c) extending out from the route, a stylised representation of telegraph poles and a telegraph line; and

(d) positioned on one of the telegraph poles, a stylised representation of a person connecting a line to a pole; and

(e) below the map, a representation of “39,000 poles” and “2,839 kilometres” in Morse code; and

(f) surrounding the map and Morse coded text, a circular border containing a representation of the years 1872 and 2022 also in Morse code; and

(g) the following:

(i) “150th Anniversary”; and

(ii) “The Overland Telegraph Line”; and

(iii) “SMS”.

 

173

Reverse

R74

The same as for item 172, except the design also includes a stylised

representation of an envelope.

 

174

Reverse

R75

A design consisting of:

(a) a central circle which is partially obscured by various elements based on the cover art from the following albums by music rock band AC/DC:

(i) 1977 Australian release of Let There Be Rock; and

(ii) 1978 Australian release of Powerage; and

(iii) 1983 Australian release of Flick of the Switch; and

(iv) 1988 Australian release of Blow Up Your Video; and

(v) 2008 Australian release of Black Ice; and

(c) superimposed over the elements and the central circle, the logo of AC/DC; and

(d) in the background, a lattice pattern surrounding the central circle.

 

175

Reverse

R76

A design consisting of:

(a) a central circle containing:

(i) the words “REMEMBRANCE DAY” repeated and presented in 11 rows; and

(ii) the words “LEST WE FORGET” in inverse order, repeated and presented in 11 rows; and

(b) superimposed on that text, a design consisting of a coloured representation of a red poppy flower; and

(c) 2 representations of a poppy flower (with a “C” superimposed on one of the flowers); and

(d) the following:

(i) Arabic numerals for the amount, in dollars or cents, of the denomination of the coin, followed by “DOLLAR”, “DOLLARS” or “CENTS” as the case requires; and

(ii) “REMEMBRANCE”.

 

176

Reverse

R77

A design consisting of:

(a) in the centre of the coin, a stylised and coloured representation of 3 Christmas beetles; and

(b) surrounding the beetles, a wreath of a New South Wales Christmas bush flowers and leaves and branches from a eucalyptus tree; and

(c) superimposed on the wreath, a stylised and sculpted representation of 3 smaller Christmas beetles.

 

177

Reverse

R78

A design consisting of:

(a) in the foreground, a stylised representation of a Diamantinasaurus dinosaur’s head and neck partially obscured by the rim of the coin; and

(b) below the Diamantinasaurus, in the background, a stylised representation of an Australovenator dinosaur’s back; and

(c) the following:

(i) “AUSTRALIAN DINOSAURS”; and

(ii) Arabic numerals for the amount, in dollars or cents, of the denomination of the coin, followed by “DOLLAR”, “DOLLARS” or “CENTS” as the case requires; and

(iii) “DIAMANTINASAURUS”.

 

178

Reverse

R79

The same as for item 177, except omit subparagraph (c)(iii), and substitute:

(iii) a “D” enclosed in a square; and

(iv) “DIAMANTINASAURUS”.

 

179

Reverse

R80

A design consisting of:

(a) in the foreground, a stylised representation of an Australovenator dinosaur partially obscured by the rim of the coin; and

(b) above the Australovenator, in the background, a stylised representation of a Diamantinasaurus dinosaur’s chin; and

(c) the following:

(i) “AUSTRALIAN DINOSAURS”; and

(ii) Arabic numerals for the amount, in dollars or cents, of the denomination of the coin, followed by “DOLLAR”, “DOLLARS” or “CENTS” as the case requires; and

(iii) “AUSTRALOVENATOR”.

180

Reverse

R81

The same as for item 179, except omit subparagraph (d)(iii), and substitute:

(iii) an “I” enclosed in a square; and

(iv) “AUSTRALOVENATOR”.

181

Reverse

R82

A design consisting of:

(a) in the foreground, a stylised representation of a Kunbarrasaurus dinosaur partially obscured by the rim of the coin; and

(b) above the Kunbarrasaurus, in the background, a stylised representation of a Diamantinasaurus dinosaur’s legs and a Australovenator dinosaur’s tail; and

(c) the following:

(i) “AUSTRALIAN DINOSAURS”; and

(ii) Arabic numerals for the amount, in dollars or cents, of the denomination of the coin, followed by “DOLLAR”, “DOLLARS” or “CENTS” as the case requires; and

(iii) “KUNBARRASAURUS”.

182

Reverse

R83

The same as for item 181, except omit subparagraph (d)(iii), and substitute:

(iii) an “N” enclosed in a square; and

(iv) “KUNBARRASAURUS”.

183

Reverse

R84

A design consisting of:

(a) in the foreground, a stylised representation of an Elaphrosaurine dinosaur partially obscured by the rim of the coin; and

(b) to the left of the Elaphrosaurine, in the background, a sylised representation of a Diamantinasaurus dinosaur’s leg and tail; and

(c) the following:

(i) “AUSTRALIAN DINOSAURS”; and

(ii) Arabic numerals for the amount, in dollars or cents, of the denomination of the coin, followed by “DOLLAR”, “DOLLARS” or “CENTS” as the case requires; and

(iii) “ELAPHROSAURINE”.

 

184

Reverse

R85

The same as for item 183, except omit subparagraph (d)(iii), and substitute:

(iii) an “O” enclosed in a square; and

(iv) “ELAPHROSAURINE”.