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Australian gold

Gold Kangaroos

Gold Kangaroos

  

The Gold Australian Kangaroo coin series, minted by the Perth Mint, continues to be a popular coin for collectors. The series began in 1987 and currently features the most recognizable symbol of Australia—the kangaroo. Each coin contains .9999 fine gold and is one of the few legal tender coins that changes design every year.
The coins are available in a variety of sizes, from 1/20 ounce to a kilo; however, we recommend the 1 ounce variety.

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Silver

One Ounce Silver Kangaroo

2018 Silver Kangaroo

 

The Silver Kangaroo coin, produced at the Perth Mint, honors the classic design that has been featured on the Australian Kangaroo gold kilo release for more than two decades. This is the first Australian coin to be struck to the purity of .9999 silver.

The obverse features the image of Queen Elizabeth II, showing the legal tender value of one Australian dollar at the bottom. The reverse features the unique marsupial found only in Australia, the kangaroo. Kangaroos immediately captured the imagination of explorers when they arrived in the South Pacific. Found only in Australia, the kangaroo is a unique species with a gait and movement unlike any other animal in the world. They hop across the open spaces of Australia on large, powerful legs, and use an oversized, muscular tail to help balance their bodies. Also included on the reverse is a new security detail, an authentication feature in the form of a micro-laser engraved letter ‘A’, which can be found within the first A of the word AUSTRALIA. Only detectable under a magnifying glass, it is designed to make the coin significantly more difficult to be counterfeited.

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One Ounce Silver Koala

2018 Silver Koala

Produced by the Perth Mint, the Silver Koala was first released in 2007, is struck in .999 fine silver, and is a legal tender coin with a face value of 1 Australian dollar. The obverse features Queen Elizabeth II; and the reverse features the popular marsupial, the koala, walking along a branch of a eucalyptus tree. Like the Kookaburra coin, the reverse design of the Silver Koala changes every year, appealing to collectors worldwide.

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One Ounce Silver Kookaburra

2018 Kookaburra

The Silver Kookaburra has been produced by the Perth Mint since 1990. Due to the yearly design change and limited production, the one-ounce Kookaburras have higher collectible value than some other bullion coins. The obverse side features Queen Elizabeth II and the reverse side changes every year, always featuring the kookaburra, a bird native to Australia, and largest member of the Kingfisher species. These legal tender coins are .999 fine silver and have a mintage of 500,000 coins.

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One Ounce Silver Dragon Rectangular Coin

2018 Silver Dragon Rectangular Coin

This is the first rectangular bullion coin produced by the Perth Mint. With a mintage of 500,000, the coin is .9999 pure silver, with a face value of 1 Australian Dollar.

The dragon, a mythological creature, has been recognized not only as a symbol of strength and power but also of wealth and good fortune.

The obverse features the famous Ian Rank-Broadly portrait of Her Majestry Queen Elizabeth II, along with the year, weight and purity of the coin. The reverse is an image of  a fierce dragon reaching for a flaming pearl, surrounded by wind, clouds and water. Also appearing on the reverse is a P mint mark, denoting the Perth Mint.

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One Ounce Set Box Series 2 - $19.99

One Ounce Set Box Series 2

Each box measures 9 5/8" x 1 3/16". Smaller, compact, and sturdier,
these leatherette boxes contain 12 empty slots to hold your one-ounce
 silver lunar collection. The top snaps shut securely, and the interior has been redesigned, making it easier to add and remove your collectibles from the box.

NOTE: Unlike previous boxes, these do not have any series design, logo, or imprint on the top of the boxes. There are no coins included with the purchase of the box.

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