On the evening of 16th September 1956 TCN Channel 9 in Sydney commenced broadcasting with the famous words of presenter Bruce Gingall 'Welcome to Television'. At the time TV was broadcast for only a few hours each evening.
In 2006, to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of Australian television, The Royal Australian Mint struck an aluminium bronze one dollar coin featuring a TV transmission tower & camera designed by Vladimir Gottwald.
We will endeavour to deliver orders as quickly as possible but, please allow 3-4 weeks for delivery within Australia and 4-6 weeks overseas.
We require full payment with order, plus all shipping/postage charges before we dispatch any goods.
All shipping/postage (including insurance) costs are subject to change without notice.
Shipping charges for Australia is a flat fee of $8.50, except heavy items such as coin rolls, books, accessories and large quantities of coins and banknotes which will be charged at current Australia Post charges. We will advise you of these costs before shipping.
Overseas shipping charges as follows; orders up to 1kg;
- South Pacific Zone 1 - $25.00
- Asia Zone 2 - $28.00
- North & South America Zone 3 - $30.00
- Europe Zone 4 - $35.00
Orders over 1 kilogram, please contact us for shipping and insurance charges.