Numismatic Dealer Wanted in Melbourne

Downies maintains a strong retail presence in Melbourne, with Downies Coins located in the CBD. A new specialist position has just been established for our Melbourne shop and, given that those who visit our website are knowledgeable in the field of numismatics, this is the perfect place to announce this. If you or someone you know might be interested in joining the Downies team, then you should read this message from our HR Department.

Our business is only as strong as our people…

At Downies, we understand the importance of having a strong team to look after our customers and our business. It’s why we’ve been a leader in Australian numismatics for over 80 years, and why we are Number One today.

Knowing that people are at the heart of our business, we’re looking for the right person to join our retail team in Melbourne as a Numismatic Dealer. Your brief will include looking after our customers seeking to sell or trade their collections, or collectors wishing to purchase from our extensive range of numismatic and other collectable material.

Our retail store is in the prestigious Southgate complex in the centre of Melbourne’s art precinct – just a few minutes’ walk from Flinders Street Station. A bright, modern store makes coming to work a pleasure, and you will have the rare chance to progress your career in a specialist market with real growth opportunities. In addition, when you work with Downies, you’re supported by our history and reputation, as well as access to the structure and resources of a large company.

If you would like to know more about what it’s like to work with Downies, visit our Careers Website – – and submit your expression of interest in joining us as a Numismatic Dealer.


Auction 320 – Featured in Medal News Magazine

An advertisement for the upcoming Australian Coin Auctions sale 320 is featured in the October issue of Medal News Magazine. Check out our newly designed ACA website at

Medal News Advertisement

Auction 320 – Featured in the Coin & Banknote Magazine

An advertisement for the upcoming Australian Coin Auctions sale 320 was featured in the September edition of Australasian Coin & Banknote Magazine.


Downies Melbourne Store Featured in Southbank Local News

Having relocated to Southbank earlier this year, Downies have been settling in nicely and attracting some local media attention.

Check out the recent feature article in Southbank Local News’ August issue below!

Southbank Local News - Downies ArticleSouthbank Local News Article

Now Accepting Consignments For Auction 320

If you are a reader of Coin & Banknote Magazine (CAB) you may have seen the ad below in the latest edition, asking for consignments for Auction 320 – to be held on November 10 & 11 at Box Hill Town Hall.

The Box Hill Town Hall location proved to be a well-received venue for our last auction, which included the Royal Australian Mint’s Master Collection Sale.

CAB - Consignments Ad (HR)

If you have any items you’d like to have considered for inclusion in Auction 320, don’t hesitate to contact our Australian Coin Auctions department by visiting or by calling 1300 788 358.