Kangaroo Silver Coin on Card

2007  Kangaroo Carded

The Kangaroo series produced by the Royal Australian Mint is one of the foundation series of Australian decimal coinage and is widely collected.
There is in my opinion a significant opportunity that has developed in this very popular series.
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Gold and Silver Bullion Sales Surge

2011 Kangaroo Gold

It seems the actual bullion market as opposed to the paper (digital ) market is experiencing large increases in demand.

What caught my attention were two releases from world mints.

The first was from the US Mint who has temporary run out of Silver American Eagles after experiencing record sales.

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DEADLY & DANGEROUS GOLD Proof Coin Collection.

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The Deadly & Dangerous series from the Perth Mint is now available in a special release pure Gold Set.  Given the amazing success of the Silver series starting with the Red back spider in 2006  now selling for between $1200 and $1500 and the other years going up in price this may be a good set to have.  The increase in the gold price will also push this set along.

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Book on Collecting Australian Decimal Coins

Australian Coin Collecting

My book on coin collecting is now ready.

I am at the moment sending out Free copies of my book in a PDF format, if you would like a copy visit  Silver Spirit Coins Web site and sign up on my email subscription list and a free copy will be sent to you.

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Australian Antarctic Territory Silver Proof Coins- Must Have now!

The Australian Antarctic series is one of my favourites and has been ever since I started to collect coins 5 years ago. It is a beautifully designed and well thought out series with great presentation. To continue with my ‘must have’ theme put this series on the list now.

What is happening to the price?

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What is a Dollar Worth?

1966 50c Round Coins

 

What is a dollar worth? Not much according to the latest Treasury release.  Treasury released the actual cost of the metals used  to make the currency.

The Australian $1 coin comprises

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New Releases ANDA 2oz Coloured Dragon – Another Must Have Coin

What a great year for new coin releases and still more to come.  Many collectors don’t like so many coin releases – and this year there does seem to be a lot of them!  However, they do bring new collectors into the fold, and generally create excitement around coin collecting as a worthwhile, rewarding hobby and investment vehicle.

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