2003 Australia's Volunteers - RAM Proof 6 Coin Set
The 2003 Royal Australian Mint six coin proof set showcases Australian circulating coin designs and is minted in a beautiful proof finish.
The 2003 six coin mint set marks a stirring salute to the scores of unsung individuals who together form the heart and soul of Australia: Our Fabulous Volunteers.Each year, across all aspects of society, over 4 million Australians give freely of their time in some way to help others and benefit their communities.
This outstanding issue will ensure the drive and dedication of these tireless individuals is given lasting recognition.
For the first time in a year set, the Twenty cent piece has also been specially redesigned to carry the Volunteer theme. This coin shows a group portrait of a tiny cross section of Australians, showing that any one can be a volunteer
- The Coloured One Dollar coin is printed in green and gold for the proof set carries the rallying theme "Making a Difference", the coloured dollar is only available in the proof set.
- The 50 cent coin features a kaleidoscope of volunteers from emergency services, meals on wheels, shelters, charity operations as well as conservationists, sports volunteers, firefighters and surf lifesavers, all going about their duties every day without any fanfare or fuss.For the first time in a year set,
- The 20 cent piece has been redesigned to carry the Volunteer theme. This coin shows a group portrait of a tiny cross section of Australians, showing that any one can be a volunteer.