The Holden story began in 1856 when James Alexander Holden established J.A Holden & Co in Adelaide as a manufacturer of saddles and harnesses. In 1908 it moved into the automotive industry (with minor repairs and upholstry) starting up its first car engine in 1948.
Commemorating 160 years of Holden in Australia the Royal Australian Mint has struck a 2016 cupro nickel uncirculated coloured 50 cents for eleven well-known models.
- 48-215 FX (1948-1953)
- FJ (1953-1956)
- FE (1956-1958)
- FC (1958-1960)
- FB (1960-1961)
- EH (1963-1965)
- HK MONARO (1968-1969)
- KINGSWOOD (1971-74)
- TORANA (1972-1974)
- SANDMAN (1976-77)
- COMMODORE (1980-81)
Each coin is housed on a colourful card with information and specifications of the featured model.
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
- Taiwan - $95.00
- North & South America Zone 3 - $30.00
- Europe Zone 4 - $35.00
Orders over 1 kilogram, please contact us for shipping and insurance charges.