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MelbourneMintCoins.com.au opens…

The culmination of a 13 year dream and, subsequently, a lengthy 14-month construction process, www.MelbourneMintCoins.com.au is finally here. After a successful career trading in Collector Coins, the boss here at Melbourne Mint was able to move onto other business¬†projects. Again, he met with great success. But of course, the heart always knows its true desires […]

Melbourne Mint History

A new mint opens...

In 1872, such was the volume of gold pouring from the Victorian goldfields that the need for a new branch of the Royal Mint was approved for Melbourne. Thus, from 1872, as construction was completed, the Melbourne Mint began striking Australian gold sovereigns and half sovereigns.