Before 1910 United Kingdom currency
was the official legal tender of Australia.
The first Australian half penny was
minted in 1911.
The half penny ran until 1964, when
Australia stopped minting pre-decimal
coins in preparation for decimilisation
Dates not minted: 1910, 1937, 1956 - 1958
The Australian halfpenny obverse
features the United Kingdom
monarch of the time.
The 'Commonwealth of Australia' reverse
was used in earlier years, (1911 to 1939),
prior to the 'kangaroo reverse' being
introduced during 1939. (1939 to 1964).
1 halfpenny = 1/2 of a penny
= 1/24 of a shilling = 1/480 of a pound
All Coin Values resource
1911 to 1964
What is an Australian halfpenny coin worth?
Values, specifications, and images for Australian half penny coins from
1911 to 1964.
Value and spec information is sourced from various locations, including coin literature, coin dealers, resource websites, and asking price
for online sales by reputable coin dealers. All values are based on what you might expect to pay to buy a coin from a reputable dealer.
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