Royal Australian Mint
Opened in 1965, the mint has the capacity to produce two million coins per day. You can learn how coins are made and see the production floor from an elevated gallery. There are displays of old coins, a video on coin production, and visitors can even make their own coins. Denison St, Deakin; (02) 6202 6800; open 9am–4pm Mon–Fri, 10am–4pm Sat–Sun; admission free.
Counting the country’s dollars at the Royal Australian Mint
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