2019 50c AIATSIS International Year of Indigenous Languages Uncirculated Coin


Indigenous languages throughout the world are under threat, and Australia has already lost many of its unique and varied Indigenous languages. With this 2019 50c Uncirculated Coin, the Royal Australian Mint along with AIATSIS recognizes 2019 as the International Year of Indigenous Languages. Australia’s surviving Indigenous languages are vital cultural resources that are now being actively treasured, recorded, revitalized and shared for future generations.