A joint release by Australia Post and the Perth Mint to celebrate the centenary of the Australian Red Cross and people helping people.
Issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965, this uncirculated aluminium bronze coin is housed in a full colour card with window to reveal the coin’s reverse and obverse designs.
The coin’s reverse features the seven fundamental principles of the Red Cross and Red Crescent movement that guide staff, members and volunteers in their activities.
The words surround the official anniversary logo along with the ‘P’ Perth Mints Mintmark.
The commemorative Australia Post 70c Stamp features a vintage Australian Red Cross Poster design seeking volunteers.
Postmarked for first day of issue along with Australia Post’s Seal of Authenticity.
Affixed to the envelop is a commemorative Australia Post 70c stamp.
Postmarked first day of issue (6th May 2014) and the envelope includes the Australia Post Seal of Authenticity and official number.