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Banknotes of Australia

This page has banknotes and paper money for sale from Australia, pre-decimal and decimal. Plus a selection of rare bank bills and other banking documents from the early days of Australian banking.

Pre-decimal notes of Australia :
Ten Shillings,
One Pound,
Five Pounds,
Ten Pounds

Early Australian bank bills and documents :
Bills and documents

Australian decimal notes :
One, Two, Five, Ten, Twenty, Fifty, One hundred dollar(s) single notes
Decimal banknote sets - matching serials,
Decimal banknote NPA single note packs,
Uncut decimal banknote sheets,
Decimal banknote first and last sets,
NPA Decimal banknote and stamp portfolios,
Note Printing Australia specials

More banknotes are being added regularly.

Reference numbers
Reference numbers in brackets (Pick 24 and R3b) refer to catalogue numbers in the world paper money catalogue by Albert Pick, published by Krause Publications, and the Australian Renniks catalogue respectively.

High definition scans
To see a high definition scan of any of our world banknotes on this page, simply send an email to notesoftheworld@yahoo.fr.

Currency exchange
All prices are in AUS dollars.
For prices in other currencies, simply apply the current daily conversion rate, or contact us.

How to order
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Pre-decimal notes of Australia

Ten Shillings

1942 Ten shillings, King George VI , Armitage McFarlane, black signatures (R13), serial G18 244606, light handling marks barely visible. Looks almost uncirculated but according to our strict grading : good extremely fine A$495

1942 Ten shillings, King George VI , Armitage McFarlane, black signatures (R13), serial F30 373904, strong colour. Professionally cleaned to look better than EF, but according to our strict grading : very fine A$325

1942 Ten shillings, King George VI , Armitage McFarlane, black signatures (R13), serial F28 722509, vertical and horizontal folds evident, otherwise nice collectable appearance : good fine A$195

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1949 Ten shillings, King George VI , Coombs Watt signatures (R14), serial A26 474520, lovely note, three light vertical folds, otherwise near perfect. One of the nicest we have ever seen. Ufold A$785

1949 Ten shillings, King George VI , Coombs Watt signatures (R14), serial A56 696203, original crispness, good edges and fresh clean appearance. Light vertical folds and small reverse spots of discoloration do not detract from overall excellent appearance. Looks good EF, but strictly : good very fine/almost extremely fine A$395

1949 Ten shillings, King George VI , Coombs Watt signatures (R14), serial A58 068300, another item which look better than EF following years of careful flat storage: clean, flat and crisp but signs of light folds and handling visible in strong light. Most attractive : strictly good very fine/almost extremely fine A$315

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1952 Ten shillings, King George VI , Coombs Wilson signatures (R15), serial B9 197895, strong colour, clean and crisp but faint sign of vertical centre fold suggests may have been cleaned. If so, done professionally. Highly attractive, looks unc but strictly : extremely fine A$585

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1954 Ten shillings, Queen Elizabeth , Coombs Wilson signatures (R16), Commonwealth Bank issue, serial AD00 854335, clean, almost blemish-free, just one light corner fold visible in strong light at a certain angle. Looks CFU but strictly Ufold A$325

1954 Ten shillings, Queen Elizabeth , Coombs Wilson signatures (R16), Commonwealth Bank issue, serial AE37 300671, strong colour, clean, almost blemish-free, just the lightest foxing in one corner, otherwise CFU A$295

1954 Ten shillings, Queen Elizabeth , Coombs Wilson signatures (R16), Commonwealth Bank issue, serial AD06 378294, strong colour, clean, crisp, just two faint side folds barely visible, looks CFU but strictly : Ufold A$225

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1961 Ten shillings, Queen Elizabeth , Coombs Wilson signatures (R17), Reserve Bank issue, serial AH53 752535, just one light teller flick barely visible, otherwise uncirculated, rare as such: Unc A$265

1961 Ten shillings, Queen Elizabeth , Coombs Wilson signatures (R17), Reserve Bank issue, serial AH64 664403, just the one horizontal fold visible, otherwise uncirculated, most attractive : Ufold A$195

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One Pound

1918 One Pound, King George V , Cerutty Collins signatures (R21), serial C 771925 G, the first type of Australian one pound note, first issued (with other signatures) in 1913. This specimen has reasonably good colour, is completely intact with complete undamaged edges and corners and no significant detracting flaws. But it is quite well-used with extensive crinkles and folds and one line of discoloration on the reverse. Nevertheless, very hard to find and increasingly costly : grades as good or perhaps very good A$1495

1926 One Pound, King George V , Kell Collins signatures (R24), serial H69 486774, good colour, only light discoloration as usual, interesting printing flaw with what appears to be a printers' fingerprint in original green ink in top corner. Very hard to find in this condition : good fine/almost very fine A$1495

1926 One Pound, King George V , Kell Collins signatures (R24), serial H74 631446, ex Downies Auction June 2003, strong colour, a bit crinkly, but a nice firm uncleaned unpressed fine A$855

1932 One Pound, King George V , Riddle Sheehan signatures (R27b), thin Sheehan signature, serial K86 397502, well-preserved : good fine A$865

1938 One Pound, King George VI , Sheehan McFarlane, green signatures (R29), serial O79 896429, light folds and handling marks evident, but no damage whatsoever, well preserved, clean and crisp : good very fine A$395

1938 One Pound, King George VI , Sheehan McFarlane, green signatures (R29), serial P42 482788, folds and handling marks evident, but no damage or discoloration, looks almost EF but strictly : very fine A$325

1938 One Pound, King George VI , Sheehan McFarlane, green signatures (R29), serial O62 274700, folds and handling marks evident and light discoloration along top edge, but no damage and thus quite attractive : good fine A$165

1942 One Pound, King George VI , Armitage McFarlane signatures (R30a), serial H30 830032, dark green print, as issued, very well preserved, light curvature from storage in a roll at some stage : uncirculated A$595

1942 One Pound, King George VI , Armitage McFarlane signatures (R30a), "000" serials, H60 433000, dark green print, light folds barely visible and minor edge foxing, very well preserved : almost uncirculated A$455

1949 One Pound, King George VI , Coombs Watt signatures (R31), serial I87 308852, most attractive, uncleaned and quite rare in this condition : extremely fine A$335

1952 One Pound, King George VI , Coombs Wilson signatures (R32), serial X39 310225, lovely note, very rare this good, clean, crisp, just the lightest signs of circulation such as light crinkling and slightly rounded bottom left corner : looks uncirculated but strictly : good extremely fine A$295

1952 One Pound, King George VI , Coombs Wilson signatures (R32), serial X17 854899, significant signs of circulation, but fully intact, uncleaned and quite collectable in this condition : fine A$85

1953 One Pound, Queen Elizabeth II , Coombs Wilson signatures (R33), Commonwealth Bank CONSECUTIVE PAIR , serials HA48 435400/1, light centre folds, handling marks and slight curvature from storage in a roll, light burring and foxing on one edge, but uncleaned, unpressed and most attractive in this condition : good extremely fine A$495 for the pair

1953 One Pound, Queen Elizabeth II , Coombs Wilson signatures (R33), Commonwealth Bank, serial HC03 282754, probably cleaned but professionally so; clean and undamaged, but appears to have lost its original crispness; looks uncirculated but strictly : extremely fine A$85

1953 One Pound, Queen Elizabeth II , Coombs Wilson signatures (R33), Commonwealth Bank, serial HB89 375500, generally clean apart from light edge soiling, completely undamaged, no problems at all, just minor creasing from very limited circulation; almost extremely fine A$65

1953 One Pound, Queen Elizabeth II , Coombs Wilson signatures (R33), Commonwealth Bank, serial HF36 429250, very clean apart from very light soiling down the centre where the folding is still apparent from storage in a folded wad, completely undamaged, no problems at all, just minor creasing from very limited circulation; good very fine A$55

1961 One Pound, Queen Elizabeth II , Coombs Wilson signatures (R34b), Reserve Bank, serial HK09 841805, emerald green reverse, virtually flawless, quite rare as such : CFU A$295

1961 One Pound, Queen Elizabeth II , Coombs Wilson signatures (R34b), Reserve Bank, serial HK23 740644, emerald green reverse, visible crinkling on top edge and isolated obverse areas of light leather colour both probably from being stored in a wallet, but uncleaned, unpressed and most attractive thus : extremely fine A$95

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Five Pounds

1933 Five Pounds, King George V , Riddle Sheehan signatures, pink face of King (R44a), Commonwealth Bank issue, serial R7 788825, ex Downies Auction February 1996, strong colours, very hard to find this condition : good very fine A$5950

1933 Five Pounds, King George V , Riddle Sheehan signatures, white face of King (R44b), Commonwealth Bank issue, serial R14 260772, ex Noble Auction 1996, flattened in storage but an excellent example of this rare item : very fine A$3250

1941 Five Pounds, King George VI , Armitage McFarlane signatures (R46), serial R54 546631, light folds and handling marks visible on close inspection, but presents as a clean, fresh and highly collectable note : good very fine A$725

1941 Five Pounds, King George VI , Armitage McFarlane signatures (R46), serial R73 992775, some wear and tear, including a small and almost invisible cut above the last A in Australia, but still highly collectable : well above average A$95

1952 Five Pounds, King George VI , Coombs Wilson signatures (R48), serial S41 987167, firm, crisp, clean, traces of a light centre fold, one side fold and a corner fold but now well flattened after more than 50 years in storage. Looks virtually uncirculated. Excellent example : good extremely fine A$1690

1952 Five Pounds, King George VI , Coombs Wilson signatures (R48), serial S29 781163, light folds and handling marks visible, but crisp and uncleaned, highly attractive appearance : good very fine A$695

1954 Five Pounds, Queen Elizabeth II , Coombs Wilson signatures (R49), Commonwealth Bank, serial TA67 951845, only the lightest signs of handling in collection, otherwise virtually crisp flat uncirculated, a superb example A$795

1954 Five Pounds, Queen Elizabeth II , Coombs Wilson signatures (R49), Commonwealth Bank, serial TA12 134261, significant handling marks from circulation, but still clean and crisp with good edges : good fine A$245

1960 Five Pounds, Queen Elizabeth II , Coombs Wilson signatures (R50), Reserve Bank, serial TD06 114326, just one light corner flick, otherwise perfect : virtually crisp flat uncirculated A$695

1960 Five Pounds, Queen Elizabeth II , Coombs Wilson signatures (R50), Reserve Bank, serial TD05 660874, light centre fold and one light corner flick, but highly appealing : Ufold A$575

1960 Five Pounds, Queen Elizabeth II , Coombs Wilson signatures (R50), CONSECUTIVE TRIO , Reserve Bank, serial TD07 623938/39/40, from a pay packet in the 1960s with clear centre fold and two light side folds. Otherwise almost perfect with flawless edges and corners and no detracting marks at all : aUnc, for all three A$1350

1960 Five Pounds, Queen Elizabeth II , Coombs Wilson signatures (R50), CONSECUTIVE PAIR , Reserve Bank, serial TD07 623939/40. The best pair from the above trio, from a pay packet in the 1960s with clear centre fold and two light side folds. Otherwise almost perfect with flawless edges and corners and no detracting marks at all : aUnc, for both A$895

1960 Five Pounds, Queen Elizabeth II , Coombs Wilson signatures (R50), Reserve Bank, serial TC83 251523, a few light folds and some crinkling from very limited circulation, but completely clean and crisp : good very fine/almost extremely fine A$265

1960 Five Pounds, Queen Elizabeth II , Coombs Wilson signatures (R50), Reserve Bank, serial TB63 606288, light vertical folds and some crinkling from limited circulation, but completely clean and quite crisp : very fine A$145

1960 Five Pounds, Queen Elizabeth II , Coombs Wilson signatures (R50), Reserve Bank, serial TB64 004393, normal signs of handling in circulation, but excellent edges and corners; no disfiguring flaws at all : about fine A$85

1960 Five Pounds, Queen Elizabeth II , Coombs Wilson signatures (R50), Reserve Bank, serial TD01 338652, normal signs of handling in circulation, but excellent edges and corners; slight rubbing of green on one side and red on the other as a result of long storage between a one pound and a ten pound note; otherwise no detracting flaws at all : good average condition A$65

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Ten Pounds

1940 Ten pounds, King George VI , first of the George VI issues, Sheehan McFarlane signatures (R58), red signatures, serial V3 525351, light folds and crinkling visible but crisp and flat due to pressed storage. One highly professional repair to the left edge is visible when held up to the light, otherwise not noticeable. Now quite rare in this condition : good very fine - almost extremely fine A$4850

1943 Ten Pounds, King George VI , Armitage McFarlane signatures (R59), serial V8 306681, black signatures, excellent example of this rare item, lightest folds barely visible due to flat storage for many years : virtually crisp flat uncirculated A$5950

1943 Ten Pounds, King George VI , Armitage McFarlane signatures (R59), serial V11 396261, black signatures, well preserved example, flattened in storage, minor paper flaw does not detract : looks uncirculated but strictly good extremely fine A$2895

1952 Ten Pounds, King George VI , Coombs Wilson signatures (R61). Quite rare these days in this high grade. Serial V24 561381, firm, crisp, mostly clean, sharp corners, unwashed, unpressed original condition. Tiny nick on top edge, otherwise good very fine A$995

1954 Ten Pounds, Queen Elizabth II , Coombs Wilson signatures, Commonwealth Bank (R62), serial WA15 222381, possibly cleaned and flattened, if so done professionally. Light centre fold and teller flicks faintly visible, looks CFU but strictly : good extremely fine A$1195

1960 Ten Pounds, Queen Elizabth II , Coombs Wilson signatures, Reserve Bank (R63), serial WA40 466808, highly attractive specimen, just very light paper discoloration, probably from storage, otherwise looks CFU. Strictly about uncirculated A$995

1960 Ten Pounds, Queen Elizabth II , Coombs Wilson signatures, Reserve Bank (R63), serial WA54 651280, well circulated, so considerable crinkling, but no pinholes or tears and only light paper discoloration, still quite collectable, very good A$95

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Early Australian bank bills and documents

A selection of scarce historical official banking documents, in excellent condition, which should prove a sound medium to long term investment.

1898 English Scottish & Australian Bank Limited bank bill , Snowtown branch, for two pounds, dated 14 May 1898. Pink print on off-white paper, colour fading slightly, embossed with plain stamp for one penny, with four official bank stamps. Good collectable condition for a note so old, with some edge fraying and just one small spike hole. A$35

1898 English Scottish & Australian Bank Limited bank bill , Snowtown branch, for one pound, dated 31 October 1898. Pink print on off-white paper, colour fading slightly, embossed with plain stamp for one penny, stamped PAID with black bank stamp. Highly collectable condition for such an old note, just one small spike hole. A$35

1916 Commercial Bank of Tasmania Limited bank bill , Perth branch, for 459 pounds, 1 shillings and 1 penny, dated 10th May 1916. Black print on off-white paper, with Original overprinted in red, red postage revenue stamp for one penny, three official bank stamps. Reasonably good condition, with some vertical folds, a more severe fold at right, one spike hole and the usual small pin or staple holes. A$18

1916 Commercial Bank of Tasmania Limited bank bill , Perth branch, for 129 pounds, 7 shillings and 4 pence, dated 31 August 1916. Black print on off-white paper, with Original overprinted in red, red postage revenue stamp for one penny (uncancelled), one official purple Launceston bank stamp. Highly collectable condition, with light vertical folds and a few small pin or staple holes. A$45

1916 Commercial Bank of Tasmania Limited bank bill , Perth branch, for 130 pounds, 9 shillings and 4 pence, also dated 31 August 1916. Black print on off-white paper, with Original overprinted in red, red postage revenue stamp for one penny (uncancelled), one official purple Launceston bank stamp. Exceptionally good condition for such an early document, with very light folds and only a few small pin or staple holes. A$45

1916 Commercial Bank of Tasmania Limited bank bill , London branch, for 62 pounds, 2 shillings and 6 pence, dated 4th November1916. Black print on off-white paper, with Original overprinted in red, red postage revenue stamp for one penny (uncancelled), one official purple Launceston bank stamp. Very good condition, with very light folds and only a few small pin or staple holes. A$35

1917 Commercial Bank of Tasmania Limited bank bill , Launceston branch, for 256 pounds, 14 shillings and 11 pence, dated 9 November 1917. Black print on off-white paper, with Original overprinted in red, red postage revenue stamp for one penny, one purple official Launceston bank stamp. Highly collectable condition, with some vertical folds and a few small pin or staple holes. A$30

1918 Commercial Bank of Tasmania Limited bank bill , Launceston branch, for 210 pounds, 13 shillings and 3 pence, dated 9 May 1918. Black print on off-white paper, with Original overprinted in red, red postage revenue stamp for one penny, one purple official Launceston bank stamp, counterstamped BNSW London. Quite well-preserved, with some crinkles and vertical folds and a few small pin or staple holes. A$25

1919 Commercial Bank of Tasmania Limited bank bill , Perth Scotland branch, for 264 pounds, 14 shillings and 6 pence, dated 29 November 1919. Black print on off-white paper, with Original overprinted in red, orange postage revenue stamp for two pence, one purple official Launceston bank stamp, counterstamped BNSW London. Reasonably well-preserved, with some crinkles and vertical folds, light discoloration at lower right and a few small pin or staple holes. A$18

1920 Commercial Bank of Tasmania Limited bank bill , Perth branch, for 273 pounds, 15 shillings and 4 pence, dated 13th March 1920. Black print on off-white paper, with Original overprinted in red, orange postage revenue stamp for two pence, counterstamped BNSW London. Well-preserved, with a few crinkles, some vertical folds and the usual small pin or staple holes. A$22

1900s Barclays Bank Limited , London branch, blank cheque form stamped for Farm Ac in lower right corner. Black print on off-white paper with fine blue background microprint 'barclaysbanklimited'. Date 19__ and numbered 2/C 296557. Very well-preserved, near original condition. A$14

1900s The Savings Bank of South Australia , Adelaide branch, blank money order form stamped for the Signal and Telegraph Employees' Association. Black print with purple stamp on cream paper. Date 19__ . Exceptionally well-preserved, perfect original condition. A$38

1910s Bank of Australasia , Adelaide branch, blank cheque forms printed for the South Australian Ancient Order of Druids Friendly Society, printed two to a sheet with perforated centre line and perforated cheque buts. Very large format: each sheet 29 x 22 cms. Green print with yellow background on cream paper. Date 191_ . Three pairs of two fastener holes at left. Very well-preserved, excellent near original condition. A$18

1911 Western Australia 3 1/2 per cent Inscribed Stock dividend form no. 7573 , paying interest of 17 pounds 10 shillings and 4 pence from the London County and Westminster Bank Limited, due 1 October 1911. Cream coloured document with red print. Purchased from a hoard found recently in London. Very well-preserved, excellent near original condition. A$12

1939 Commonwealth of Australia 4 per cent Registered Stock dividend form C12 , paying interest of 76 pounds 7 shillings and 4 pence from the London branch, dated 16 October 1939. Light brown coloured document with darker brown and red print. Purchased from a hoard found recently in London. Very well-preserved, excellent near original condition. A$12

1939 Commonwealth of Australia 3 per cent Registered Stock dividend form C7 , paying interest of 20 pounds from the London branch, dated 16 October 1939. Cream coloured document with black and red print. Purchased from a hoard found recently in London. Very well-preserved, excellent near original condition. A$12

Special : all three above dividend forms: 1911, 1939 and 1939 , found recently in London, excellent condition. A$25

1963 postal note Commonwealth of Australia, one shilling, black on off white with light blue background, number G763594, date stamp Flemington Victoria Australia, 10JA63, several light folds and some reverse discoloration, but wholly intact with good corners and edes. Quite rare as such. A$145

1965 decimal currency request card for change-over of business equipment. Black print on light brown card, printed both sides. Exceptionally well-preserved, perfect original condition. A$18

1974 The State Savings Bank of Victoria , Ballarat branch, processed cheque payable to B D Greene from Lakeside Hospital Ballarat for $44.23. Black print with purple PAID stamp on white and yellow paper. Date 2 Apr 1974. Quite well-preserved, but with three folds, some light crinkling, one metal staple and one spike hole. A$12

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Australian decimal notes

Australian one dollar single notes

one-phillips-wheeler-obvers
paper 140 mm x 70 mm

Rennicks
catalogue
Year, signature and description Condition A$
R73 1969, Phillips Randall, light folds only. Highly collectable. EF 28
R75 1974, Phillips Wheeler Australia. CFU 75
R75 1974, Phillips Wheeler Australia, light teller flick only Ufold 65
R75 1974, Phillips Wheeler Australia, light teller flick only. Consecutive pair. Ufold 125
R76a 1976, Knight Wheeler Gothic centre thread. CFU 42
R76a 1976, Knight Wheeler Gothic centre thread, consecutive pair. One has very faint centre bend barely visible, the other is perfect. CFU/Ufold 80
R77 1979, Knight Stone, very lightest centre fold barely visible. Ufold 8
R77 1979, Knight Stone, consecutive pair. Ufold 15
R78 1982, Johnston Stone, last issue of one dollar notes. CFU 7
R78 1982, Johnston Stone, consecutive pair. CFU 12
R78 1982, Johnston Stone, consecutive trio. CFU 17

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Australian two dollars single notes

one-coombs-randall-obverse
paper 146 mm x 73 mm

Rennicks
catalogue
Year, signature and description Condition A$
R81 1966, Coombs Wilson, perilously close to CFU, but just the lightest bend if you are persistent enough to find it. Unc 80
R81 1966, Coombs Wilson, consecutive pair, as above, serials FAR 277028/9. Unc 150
R81 1966, Coombs Wilson, light teller flicks only, highly collectable. aUnc 50
R81 1966, Coombs Wilson, as above, consecutive pair. aUnc 95
R82 1968, Coombs Randall. CFU 235
R82 1968, Coombs Randall, consecutive pair. CFU 470
R83 1968, Phillips Randall. CFU 85
R84 1972, Phillips Wheeler Commonwealth of Australia. CFU 85
R84 1972, Phillips Wheeler Commonwealth of Australia, consecutive pair. CFU 125
R84 1972, Phillips Wheeler Commonwealth of Australia, light teller flick mark evident, but no folds. Unc 35
R84 1972, Phillips Wheeler Commonwealth of Australia, light centre fold. Ufold 28
R84 1972, Phillips Wheeler Commonwealth of Australia, consecutive pair. Ufold 46
R84 1972, Phillips Wheeler Commonwealth of Australia, light folds evident, but quite clean and collectable. aUnc 20
R85 1974, Phillips Wheeler Australia. CFU 65
R85 1974, Phillips Wheeler Australia, consecutive pair. CFU 125
R86b 1976, Knight Wheeler OCR-B centre thread. CFU 95
R86b 1976, Knight Wheeler OCR-B centre thread, lightest centre fold. Ufold 65
R86b 1976, Knight Wheeler OCR-B centre thread, consecutive pair, as above. Ufold 125
R86c 1976, Knight Wheeler OCR-B side thread. CFU 35
R86c 1976, Knight Wheeler OCR-B side thread, consecutive pair, as above. CFU 65
R87 1979, Knight Stone. CFU 20
R87 1979, Knight Stone, very lightest centre fold barely visible. Ufold 12
R87 1979, Knight Stone, consecutive pair. Ufold 20
R88 1983, Johnston Stone. CFU 20
R89 1985, Johnston Fraser, last issue of two dollar notes. CFU 9
R89 1985, Johnston Fraser, last issue of two dollar notes, as above, consecutive pair. CFU 16
R89 1985, Johnston Fraser, last issue of two dollar notes, as above, consecutive trio. CFU 24
R89 1985, Johnston Fraser, last issue of two dollar notes, very light bend in paper barely noticeable. Unc 6
R89 1985, Johnston Fraser, last issue of two dollar notes, as above, consecutive pair. Unc 11
R89 1985, Johnston Fraser, last issue of two dollar notes, as above, consecutive trio. Unc 16
R89 1985, Johnston Fraser, last issue of two dollar notes, very light bend in paper barely noticeable, serial number LJZ 344000. Unc 10

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Australian five dollars single notes

five-dollars-Knight-Stone
paper 150 mm x 75 mm

Rennicks
catalogue
Year, signature and description Condition A$
R203 1969, Phillips Randall. CFU 195
R203 1969, Phillips Randall, consecutive pair. CFU 380
R203 1969, Phillips Randall, lightest centre fold. Ufold 125
R203 1969, Phillips Randall, consecutive pair, as above. Ufold 240
R203 1969, Phillips Randall, lightest signs of handling only. aUnc 95
R203 1969, Phillips Randall, folds and evidence of circulation, but quite collectable. VF 40
R204 1972, Phillips Wheeler Commonwealth of Australia. CFU 195
R204 1972, Phillips Wheeler Commonwealth of Australia, light crinkles evident, but no significant folds. aUnc 135
R206a 1976, Knight Wheeler Gothic centre thread. CFU 85
R206b 1976, Knight Wheeler Gothic side thread. CFU 80
R206b 1976, Knight Wheeler Gothic side thread, consecutive pair, as above. CFU 155
R206c 1976, Knight Wheeler OCR-B side thread. CFU 75
R206c 1976, Knight Wheeler OCR-B side thread, consecutive pair, as above. CFU 145
R207 1979, Knight Stone. CFU 35
R207 1979, Knight Stone, consecutive pair. CFU 60
R208 1983, Johnston Stone. CFU 35
R209a 1985, Johnston Fraser OCR-B serials. CFU 35
R212 1990 Fraser Higgins. CFU 35

five-Macfarlane-Henry-both
polymer 130 mm x 65 mm

Rennicks
catalogue
Year, signature and description Condition A$
R214 1992, Cole Fraser polymer note, light green serial number, prefix AA04. CFU 75
R217 1995, Evans Fraser polymer note, prefix CD95. CFU 28
R218 2001, Macfarlane Evans polymer note, prefix FC01. CFU 24
R220 2005 Macfarlane Henry polymer note, prefix 05. CFU 12
R220 2006 Macfarlane Henry polymer note, prefix 06. CFU 8
R220 2006 Macfarlane Henry polymer note, consecutive pair, as above. CFU 16
R221 2007, Stevens Henry polymer note, FIRST prefix BA 07. CFU 15
R221 2007, Stevens Henry polymer note, consecutive pair, as above, FIRST prefix BA 07. CFU 30
R221 2007, Stevens Henry polymer note, LAST prefix HB 07. CFU 13
R221 2007, Stevens Henry polymer note, consecutive pair, as above, LAST prefix HB 07. CFU 26

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Australian ten dollars single notes

ten-coombs-wilson
paper 156 mm x 78 mm

Rennicks
catalogue
Year, signature and description Condition A$
R301 1966, Coombs Wilson, First paper issue. Serial SBR 824836. CFU 95
R302 1967, Coombs Randall, light crinkles evident, but no significant folds. Unc 525
R302 1967, Coombs Randall, as above. Consecutive pair. Unc 990
R302 1967, Coombs Randall, serial SEX. Well circulated, but quite collectable. Sought-after by collectors of unusual serial numbers. VF 225
R303 1968, Phillips Randall, serial SSR 903073. CFU 95
R303 1968, Phillips Randall, very lightest teller flick marks barely visible, otherwise perfect. Unc 65
R303 1968, Phillips Randall, light crinkling and evidence of some handling, but quite collectable. EF 35
R303S 1968, Phillips Randall STAR note significant wear and tear from normal handling, including two small staple holes, but in highly collectable condition for such a rare note. click here for image good average 1150
R304 1972, Phillips Wheeler Commonwealth of Australia. CFU 90
R304 1972, Phillips Wheeler Commonwealth of Australia, consecutive pair. CFU 175
R305 1974, Phillips Wheeler Australia, light folds and crinkling only. EF 90
R306a 1976, Knight Wheeler centre thread. CFU 195
R306b 1976, Knight Wheeler side thread. CFU 110
R306b 1976, Knight Wheeler side thread, light flick mark only. Unc 85
R306b 1976, Knight Wheeler side thread, light crinkles evident from minimal circulation, but no other significant faults. aUnc 65
R307b 1979, Knight Stone OCR-B serials. CFU 95
R307b 1979, Knight Stone OCR-B serials, consecutive pair. CFU 180
R307b 1979, Knight Stone OCR-B serials, consecutive trio. CFU 265
R307b 1979, Knight Stone OCR-B serials, 1000 serial number. CFU 170
R313 1991, Fraser Cole Last prefix MRR, comes with free first polymer $10 from the first polymer run, serial AA9300xxxx, black serials, overprinted on the note '1 November 1993'. Presented in official folder embossed with 'First Day of Issue 1 November 1993'. CFU 105

ten-evans-fraser
polymer 137 mm x 65 mm

Rennicks
catalogue
Year, signature and description Condition A$
R316 1993, Evans Fraser polymer note, prefix CE93, blue Dobell portrait. CFU 45
R316 1994, Evans Fraser polymer note, prefix AA9400, grey Dobell portrait. CFU 355
R319 2006, Macfarlane Henry polymer note, prefix 06. CFU 15
R319 2006, Macfarlane Henry polymer note, consecutive pair, as above. CFU 30
R319 2006, Macfarlane Henry polymer note, consecutive run of five, as above. CFU 66
R320 2007, Stevens Henry polymer note, FIRST prefix AA 07. CFU 24
R320 2007, Stevens Henry polymer note, consecutive pair, as above, FIRST prefix AA 07. CFU 48
R320 2007, Stevens Henry polymer note, LAST prefix GL 07. CFU 22
R320 2007, Stevens Henry polymer note, consecutive pair, as above, LAST prefix GL 07. CFU 44

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Australian twenty dollars single notes

twenty-coombs-randall
paper 160 mm x 85 mm

Rennicks
catalogue
Year, signature and description Condition A$
R401 1966, Coombs Wilson, very light folds and teller flicks, but quite crisp and new. Unc 60
R401 1966, Coombs Wilson, consecutive pair, as above. Unc 120
R404 1972, Phillips Wheeler Commonwealth of Australia, light teller flick mark only, otherwise no significant flaws. Serial XGH 983800. Unc 295
R406b 1976, Knight Wheeler side thread. CFU 425
R407a 1979, Knight Stone Gothic serials. CFU 155
R415 1993, Fraser Evans, last issue of twenty dollar notes, serial AAF. CFU 85
R415 1993, Fraser Evans, consecutive pair, as above. CFU 165
R415 1993, Fraser Evans, consecutive trio, as above. CFU 235

twenty Macfarlane Henry
polymer 144 mm x 65 mm

Rennicks
catalogue
Year, signature and description Condition A$
R419 2006, Macfarlane Henry polymer note, prefix 06. CFU 35
R419 2006, Macfarlane Henry polymer note, consecutive pair, as above. CFU 70
R419 2006, Macfarlane Henry polymer note, consecutive trio, as above. CFU 100
R420 2007, Stevens Henry polymer, prefix 07. CFU 28
R420 2007, Stevens Henry polymer, FIRST prefix AA 07. CFU 36
R420 2007, Stevens Henry polymer, consecutive pair, as above, FIRST prefix AA 07. CFU 72
R420 2007, Stevens Henry polymer, LAST prefix JC 07. CFU 34
R420 2007, Stevens Henry polymer, consecutive pair, as above, LAST prefix JC 07. CFU 68

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Australian fifty dollars single notes

fifty-dollars-Phillips-Whee
paper 166 mm x 83 mm

Rennicks
catalogue
Year, signature and description Condition A$
R505 1974, Phillips Wheeler Australia, first paper issue. Serial YAE 057155. Slight crinkling of left and bottom left edges, but does not detract from CFU appearance. Unc 330

fifty Macfarlane Henry
polymer 154 mm x 65 mm

Rennicks
catalogue
Year, signature and description Condition A$
R519 2005, Macfarlane Henry polymer note, prefix 05. CFU 85
R519 2006, Macfarlane Henry polymer note, prefix 06. CFU 75
R519 2006, Macfarlane Henry polymer note, consecutive pair, as above. CFU 145
R519 2006, Macfarlane Henry polymer note, FIRST prefix AA 06. CFU 95
R520 2007, Stevens Henry polymer note, FIRST prefix AA 07. CFU 90
R520 2007, Stevens Henry polymer note, consecutive pair, as above, FIRST prefix AA 07. CFU 180
R520 2007, Stevens Henry polymer note, LAST prefix DA 07. CFU 85
R520 2007, Stevens Henry polymer note, consecutive pair, as above, LAST prefix DA 07. CFU 170
- 2007, Stevens Henry sets available with matching last three serials. See next section, below. CFU -
R520 2008, Stevens Henry polymer note, prefix 08. CFU 65

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Australian one hundred dollars single notes

mcfarlane henry 100 1999 Macfarlane Henry signatures (Pick 55), green colours, obverse Nelly Melba, reverse John Monash, issued for the one year only, then discontinued, now quite rare in this grade: CFU $128.00

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Decimal banknote sets - matching serials - all CFU

Year Signature Description A$
2007 Stevens Henry FIRST prefix notes $5, $10, $20 and $50 all with matching last four serials. Very hard to find. Four notes, in packaging from Downies auction of the Numismatic Banknotes of the Reserve Bank of Australia. click here for image 175
2007 Stevens Henry FIRST prefix notes $5, $10, $20 and $50 all with matching last four serials. As above, CONSECUTIVE PAIR. Even harder to find. Eight notes, in packaging from Downies auction of the Numismatic Banknotes of the Reserve Bank of Australia. click here for image 350
2007 Stevens Henry FIRST prefix notes $5, $10, $20 and $50 all with matching last four serials. As above, CONSECUTIVE RUN OF THREE. Much harder to find still. Twelve notes, in packaging from Downies auction of the Numismatic Banknotes of the Reserve Bank of Australia. 520
2007 Stevens Henry FIRST prefix notes $5, $10, $20 and $50 all with matching last four serials. As above, CONSECUTIVE RUN OF FOUR. Waaaaaay harder to find. Sixteen notes, in packaging from Downies auction of the Numismatic Banknotes of the Reserve Bank of Australia 690
2007 Stevens Henry LAST prefix notes $5, $10, $20 and $50 all with matching last four serials. Very hard to find. Four notes, in packaging from Downies auction of the Numismatic Banknotes of the Reserve Bank of Australia. click here for image 165
2007 Stevens Henry LAST prefix notes $5, $10, $20 and $50 all with matching last four serials. As above, CONSECUTIVE PAIR. Even harder to find. Eight notes, in packaging from Downies auction of the Numismatic Banknotes of the Reserve Bank of Australia. 330
2007 Stevens Henry LAST prefix notes $5, $10, $20 and $50 all with matching last four serials. As above, CONSECUTIVE RUN OF THREE. Much harder to find still. Twelve notes, in packaging from Downies auction of the Numismatic Banknotes of the Reserve Bank of Australia. 490
2007 Stevens Henry LAST prefix notes $5, $10, $20 and $50 all with matching last four serials. As above, CONSECUTIVE RUN OF FOUR. Waaaaaay harder to find. Sixteen notes, in packaging from Downies auction of the Numismatic Banknotes of the Reserve Bank of Australia. click here for image 650

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Decimal banknote NPA single note packs - all CFU

Year Signature Description A$
1988 Fraser Johnston Commemorative $10 Note folder, from the first polymer run, serial AAO, overprinted on the note '26 January 1988'. 35
1988 Fraser Johnston $2 green folder, from the last paper run. click here for image 14
1991 Fraser Johnston $2 green folder, as above, in pack with '500 issued' overprint for Melbourne Coin Fair, July 1991. click here for image 40
1994 Evans Fraser $5 Deluxe folder, from the first polymer run, serial AA9400xxxx, black serials. 50
1994 Evans Fraser $5 Premium folder, serial AA9400xxxx, red serials. Only 900 issued. Extremely rare. 115
1994 Evans Fraser $10 Premium folder, from the first polymer run, serial AA94000xxx, red serials. Only 900 issued. Extremely rare. click here for image 215
1994 Evans Fraser $20 folder, from the first polymer run, serial AA9400xxxx, black serials, overprinted on the note '31 October 1994'. 95

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Uncut decimal banknote sheets - all CFU

Year Signature Description A$
1990 Fraser Higgins $5 block of 4 notes. 85
1991 Fraser Cole $10 vertical pair. 75
1991 Fraser Cole $10 block of 4 notes in collector folder. With overprint on folder: "Issued at the Numismatic Association of Australia's International Coin Fair Sydney 16/17 November 1991". 185
1992 Fraser Cole $5 horizontal pair in collector folder. Black serials, with red overprint on the left hand note: "25th Anniversary 1967-1992". 65
1992 Fraser Cole $5 horizontal pair in collector folder, as above. With overprint on folder: "Issued at the Numismatic Association of Australia's International Coin Fair Melbourne 11/12 July 1992". 95
1992 Fraser Cole $5 horizontal pair in collector folder, as above. The top border of the notes shows plate number. Very rare. 115
1994 Fraser Evans $50 vertical pair in collector folder, black serials. 245
1994 Fraser Evans $50 block of 4 notes in collector folder, black serials, only 750 issued. 455

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Decimal banknote first and last sets - all CFU

Year Signature Description A$
1992 Fraser Cole (paper) and Cole Fraser (polymer) $5 folder, paper note from final run with polymer $5 from the first polymer run, serial AA, overprinted in purple on the note '7 July 1992'. Official folder from the Note Printing Branch. 65
1992 Fraser Cole (paper) and Cole Fraser (polymer) $5 folder, as above, but with embossed front '1st day of issue'. Official folder from the Note Printing Branch. 70
1993 Fraser Cole (paper) and Evans Fraser (polymer) $10 folder, paper note from final run with polymer $10 from the first polymer run, serial AA93001xxx, purple serials, overprinted in purple on the note '1 November 1993'. Official folder from the Note Printing Branch. 65
1993 Fraser Cole (paper) and Evans Fraser (polymer) $10 premium first day folder, paper note from final run with polymer $10 from the first polymer run, serial AA9300xxxx, black serials, overprinted on the note '1 November 1993'. Folder embossed with 'First Day of Issue 1 November 1993'. Official folder from the Note Printing Branch.

Fraser Cole paper note has last prefix: MRR. click here for image
125
1993 Fraser Cole (paper) and Evans Fraser (polymer) $10 Banjo Paterson premier portfolio, red serial numbers. Official folder from the Note Printing Branch. Only 900 issued. click here for image 395
1994 Fraser Evans (paper) and Evans Fraser (polymer) $20 folder, paper note from final run with polymer $20 from the first polymer run, serial AA9400xxxx, black serials, overprinted on the note '31 October 1994'. Folder embossed with '31 October 1994 first day of issue'. Official folder from the Note Printing Branch. 255
1994 Fraser Cole (paper) and Evans Fraser (polymer) $20 Reiby-Flynn premier portfolio, red serial numbers. Official folder from the Note Printing Branch. Only 900 issued. 725

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NPA Decimal banknote and stamp portfolios - all CFU

Year Signature Description A$
1994 Fraser Evans $20 note overprinted with "Lawrence Hargrave Centenary Portfolio 4966". With pane of 25 Hargrave stamps. Only 4,000 issued. click here for image 195

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Note Printing Australia specials - all CFU

Year Description A$
1989 The unissued five shilling note of 1946, released at Numismatic Association of Australia Coin Fair. Only 3,300 issued. 25

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