Founded in 1896 as a branch to the British Royal Mint, Perth Mint today is one of the largest minting plants globally, owned by the Western Australian government. Manufacturer of the iconic ‘Kangaroo’ gold and silver investment coins, Perth Mint also produce a popular lunar series and a range of sought-after collector coins.
The coin showcases one of Australia’s favourite animals and is well recognised internationally. Each year the design of the coin’s reverse changes, but always portrays delightful and original artistry of the Australian koala in an outback setting. The obverse of the coin features the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
Contains 1 oz of .999 fine Silver.
Each Silver coin comes in a plastic capsule. Multiples of 20 come in a roll.
Obverse: Each coin’s obverse depicts the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. The monetary denomination and year-made are also shown on the obverse of each coin.
Reverse: Each coin’s reverse depicts an adult koala sitting on a branch and facing forward. The weight and purity also appear in the design with The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark.
Each coin is presented in individual protective capsule.