International Year of Indigenous Languages
PRODUCT CODE 10153
2019 50c Fine Silver Proof Coin
With this 2019 50c Fine Silver Proof Coin, the Royal Australian Mint along with AIATSIS celebrates 2019 as the International Year of Indigenous Languages. Indigenous languages are under threat worldwide and there is an urgent need to protect them for the future. Australia’s many and varied Indigenous languages comprise a unique linguistic treasure, and are now being actively recorded, revitalised and shared for the benefit of all future Australian generations.