2021 30 Years of the Wiggles 30c Coloured Scalloped Two Coin Set – AlBr
Children’s entertainers The Wiggles have brought the joy of music and dance to Australian children all over the world for thirty years. They’re known for their brightly coloured skivvies, popular song lyrics and their signature finger Wiggling move. They perform to more than 450,000 people on their tours each year across Australia, US, UK, NZ and Canada.
Anthony Field, Murray Cook and Greg Page met at Sydney’s Macquarie University while they were studying to be early childhood educators. The trio combined their love of music with their profession and added a fourth band member to the mix – Jeff Fatt. In 2012, three of the original members retired making way for new faces – Emma Watkins, Lachlan Gillespie and Simon Pryce. Watkin’s was the first female Wiggle, The Wiggles share the stage with their Wiggly friends: Captain Feathersword, Dorothy the Dinosaur, Wags the Dog and Henry the Octopus. The group has over one billion music streams across their music catalogue, sold 9 million books, have more than 70 CD and DVD releases and have sold millions of live concert tickets. Awarded 13 ARIA Awards for best children’s album, they were inducted into the ARIA Hall of Fame.
Coin Set Features
- Coin’s reverse features the four Wiggles celebrating 30 years entertaining children with their delightful songs, bright coloured skivvies and wonderful dance moves
- Coin’s obverse features the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II designed by Jody Clark
- Limited worldwide mintage of 50,000
- Australian legal tender
- Packaged in a capsule and presentation tin shaped as a jukebox
Technical Specifications (Each Coin)
|Obverse Designer||J. Clark|
|Packaging||Capsuled coins in jukebox|
ABOUT THE ROYAL AUSTRALIAN MINT
The Royal Australian Mint is the sole producer of all Australia’s circulating coins. Opened in 1965 and situated in the Australian federal capital city of Canberra, in the suburb of Deakin, the Mint is also a very popular tourist destination for visitors and locals alike. Swan Bullion Company is proud to be an authorised distributor for The Royal Australian Mint’s bullion and numismatic products.
Coins in Image 1 are not to size.