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Commemorative Australian Coins

A collection of pictures of the various special commemorative images found on everyday Australian Coins. This collection is by no means complete. I smiply like the images on the coins, and decided to keep a record of them.

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coin image 2003 $1 Centenary of Women's Suffrage
coin image 1988 $1 Icon: Kangaroo
coin image 1993 $1 Australia: Land Care
coin image 1996 $1 Icon: Sir Henry Parkes
1815 - 1896
"Father of Federation"
coin image 1997 $1 Icon: Sir Charles Kingsford Smith
1897 - 1935
coin image 1999 $1 Year of Older Persons
towards a society for all ages
coin image 2001 $1 Centenary of Federation
1901 - 2001
coin image 2001 $1 Year of Volunteers (International)
coin image 2002 $1 Year of the Outback
coin image 2005 $1 World War: Peace
1939 - 1945
coin image - $1 Icon: Kangaroos
coin image 1967 $0.10 New Zealand? One Shilling
coin image - $0.10 Icon: Peacock
coin image - $2 Icon: Aborigine
coin image 1977 $0.20 New Zealand kiwi
coin image 2001 $0.20 Centenary of Federation
coin image 2001 $0.20 Centenary of Federation (Queensland)
coin image 2001 $0.20 Centenary of Federation (South Australia)
coin image 2003 $0.20 Australia: Volunteers - Making a Difference
coin image 2005 $0.20 World War: Coming Home
1934 - 1945
coin image - $0.20 Icon: Platypus
coin image 1977 $0.50 Br: Queen's Silver Jubilee
coin image 1981 $0.50 Br: H.R.H. The Prince of Wales and Lady Diana Spencer
coin image 1994 $0.50 Australia: Family
coin image 1998 $0.50 Icon: Bass Strait George Bass & Matthew Flinders
coin image 2000 $0.50 Australia: Millennium Year
coin image 2001 $0.50 Australia: Coat of Arms
coin image 2001 $0.50 Centenary of Federation (New South Wales)
coin image 2001 $0.50 Centenary of Federation (Victoria)
coin image 2002 $0.50 Icon: Windmill
coin image 2003 $0.50 Australia: Volunteers
coin image 2004 $0.50 Icon: Animals
coin image 2005 $0.50 Commonwealth Games XVIII
Melbourne
coin image 2005 $0.50 World War: Remembrance
1939 - 1945
coin image - $0.50 Australia: Coat of Arms
coin image - $0.05 Icon: Echinda
coin image 1986 $1 Year of Peace (International)
coin image 2001 $0.20 Australia: Norfolk Island - 100 Years Federation
coin image 1982 $0.50 Commonwealth Games XII
Brisbane
coin image 1995 $0.50 World War: "Weary" Dunlop