There are many good books and resources available for Australian coin and banknotes, that can assist you in collecting Australian numismatics.
Improving your knowledge base will assist greatly in making an informed decision when it comes to purchasing.
Here are some recommendations:
“Australian Coins and Banknotes” by Greg McDonald – This book is a comprehensive guide to Australian coins and banknotes, covering everything from pre-decimal coins to modern issues. It includes detailed information on mintage figures, values, and varieties, as well as historical background on the coins and banknotes.
“Pocket Guide to Australian Coins and Banknotes” by Greg McDonald – This compact guide is a handy reference for collectors on the go. It includes information on all Australian coins and banknotes, with current values and mintage figures.
“Renniks Australian Coin and Banknote Values”by Michael Pitt – This annual publication is a popular reference for collectors and dealers. It includes up-to-date values for Australian coins and banknotes, as well as historical information and collecting tips.
“News and Research” by Sterling & Currency – This blog is a great resource for collectors, featuring articles on Australian coins and banknotes, as well as news and updates on the hobby. It also includes a forum where collectors can ask questions and connect with others in the hobby.
“”Australian Numismatic Society Journal” – The Australian Numismatic Society publishes a quarterly journal that includes articles on Australian coins and banknotes, as well as news and updates on the hobby. Membership in the society is required to receive the journal, but it is a great resource for serious collectors. Copies of previous Journals are available through National Library Of Australia on the link above.
“Australian Numismatic Dealers Association” ANDA – also offers some free resources for the general public. Should you be fortunate enough to be a member then additional materials are available.
Overall, these books, journals and resources can help you develop your knowledge of Australian numismatics and make informed decisions when building your collection.