In August 2015, Australia will host the world’s pinnacle netball championship, the 14th Netball World Cup and for the second time, the Netball World Cup will be hosted in Sydney.
Held every four years since the world cup’s inception in 1963, Australia previously hosted the Netball World Cup on two occasions, in Perth in 1967 and in Sydney in 1991. Having been victorious on both occasions, Australia will face the 2015 championships with an advantage to secure their 11th Netball World Cup victory.
- The Mint was onsite from 7 – 16 August for the entire duration of the games.
- Part of the Official Netball World Cup Sydney 2015 coin program.
- The ‘S’ counterstamp on an existing collectible coin design presents a rare opportunity to purchase this coin with this counterstamp.
- First 20c coin to be counterstamped by the Royal Australian Mint