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Browse below for media announcements, coin, bullion and investment news. Keep up-to-date with all that is happening at The Perth Mint.

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Fast Facts

Operating since 1899, The Perth Mint is renowned globally for its minting excellence and as a must-see place to visit in Western Australia

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We process more than 800 tonnes of gold and 900 tonnes of silver in our refinery every year and are Australia’s fifth largest manufacturer.

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Western Australia’s second largest exporter, distributing more than AUD 18 billion worth of pure gold, silver and platinum bullion bars and coins to more than 100 countries annually.

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One of Perth’s premier tourist attractions, about 75,000 (pre-COVID) people per year visit our multi award-winning heritage premises, established in 1899.

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We sold more than 17.4 million bullion and collectible legal tender coins last financial year, which equates to a staggering 33 coins bought per minute.

Media contacts

All media enquiries can be directed to our media team

Rachael Cochrane
Group Manager Corporate, Media, Government Relations, The Perth Mint
Kate Hodges
Manager Public Relations and Engagements, The Perth Mint
Aimee Reid
Officer, Public Relations, The Perth Mint