Summary

Australia New South Wales Armidale
Great Air Race 1983 (AD)
Mint: Amor
Other Details: A gilt medal issued by M.R. Roberts to commemorate the nostalgic Great Australian Air Race, held in 1983. It marked the bicentenary year of flight. The medal names Maroochydore, Coolangatta and Sydney.

Physical Description

A gilt medal issued by M.R. Roberts Three aircraft flying right over map of Australia; below, THE / GREAT AUSTRALIAN / AIR RACE / 1982 A modern and an early hot-air balloon in flight; around, MANS BICENTENARY YEAR OF FLIGHT below, MAROOCHYDORE / COOLANGATTA / SYDNEY

Obverse Description

Three aircraft flying right over map of Australia; below, THE / GREAT AUSTRALIAN / AIR RACE / 1983

Reverse Description

A modern and an early hot-air balloon in flight; around, MANS BICENTENARY YEAR OF FLIGHT below, MAROOCHYDORE / COOLANGATTA / SYDNEY

Edge Description

Plain

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