Recognising our nation’s strong affiliation and love of sport, which is best embodied every four years at the Olympic Games, the Royal Australian Mint is proud to be a part of sharing the Olympic spirit with Australians for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Five coloured $2 commemorative coins will be packaged in special coin collection folders and highly sought after, serving as a special keepsake.
This special commemorative collection of five coloured $2 coins will serve as a lasting memento of Australia’s pursuit for excellence in the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Each $2 coin in the collection features one of the colours from the Olympic rings, symbolic of the Olympic movement and represents the union of the five continents and the meeting of athletes from around the world.
Stylised interpretations of each of the 28 sports that will be contested at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games feature across the five coins, including some multiple disciplines bringing the total to 32.
The coin collection folder includes an information booklet about the 2016 Australian Olympic Team and coin collecting
Five different folder covers available featuring different sports
Coin obverses feature an effigy of Her Majesty
Queen Elizabeth II designed by Ian Rank-Broadley
Includes all original mint packaging.
Any questions please do not hesitate to ask
PLEASE NOTE: These sets come with 5 different cover designs as pictured, there is no guarantee we can send you a particular design s it all depends what is sent to us and they are done randomly, but please ask ans we will see what we can do.