ACDC Immortalised With Their Very Own Coins
This year marks the 45th anniversary of iconic Australian band, ACDC.
The Royal Australian Mint released a collection of new coins and, the new 50 cent piece was actually struck by lightning!
There were 35,000 of the new coins made, but only 10 special ones were struck by lightning.
The results are in, thanks to @questacon we now know what happens when you strike the new AC⚡DC 50c piece with 3.5 million volts of man-made lightning. Get yours today: https://t.co/JgGXhQY6G0 pic.twitter.com/0DZMK03Odw— RoyalAustralianMint (@RoyalAustMint) October 2, 2018
The Royal Australian Mint also released a brand new 5 Dollar coin, the first ever nickel plated coin, which resembles a guitar pick.
This new coin is also legal tender!
You can get your own special ACDC coins right here and celebrate 45 years of Thunder at home!