7th Annual Escape to Australia Sweepstakes Winner Announced!


On September 21, 2015, APMEX and The Perth Mint launched their 7th Annual Perth Mint Australian Giveaway. The winner was recently chosen and we’re excited to congratulate Doreen L. from California on being chosen as the winner! The contest ran through October 23 and more than 2,000 people entered, either through mail-in entry or by purchasing select Gold and Silver Perth Mint products.

Since 2008, APMEX and The Perth Mint have partnered to bring customers this once-in-a-lifetime experience. With entries growing yearly, it has become an event people anticipate and are excited to enter. Oftentimes, winners will chronicle their journey through photos or even a personal blog.

Doreen and her husband are excited to take their trip fall 2016.”Winning this trip to Australia is one of the top five best things that have ever happened to me,” said Doreen. “I have wanted to go to Australia since high school, and I am way past high school age now. To say I am thrilled is an understatement, and my husband and I are so looking forward to going to Australia. Thank you APMEX, and thank you Perth Mint for this outstanding opportunity. It certainly pays to do business with the best, and APMEX has consistently been wonderful to work with.”

As part of her winnings, Doreen will receive $1,000 spending money, an exclusive VIP tour of The Perth Mint, roundtrip airfare, hotel accommodations for seven days and memories to last a lifetime.

The Perth Mint is renowned for producing some of the most beautiful Precious Metals products in the world. If you haven’t seen our lineup of Gold and Silver from The Perth Mint, then you don’t know what you’re missing. View our products from the land down under: Gold Kangaroos, Silver Kookaburras, Silver Koalas, Gold Lunar and Silver Lunar.