Australian Kangaroo 1 oz Gold Coin History
Australian Gold Kangaroo coins are produced by the prestigious Perth Mint of Australia in a series called "Australian Gold Kangaroo coin series". Since 1986, this stunning collection has been captivating collectors and investors with its lifelike portrayal of Australia’s most iconic marsupial. Each year the reverse kangaroo image changes depicting another version of the famous marsupial. In all years the coin is minted from 1 troy oz. of the 99.99% pure gold, giving it an impressive face value of $100 AUD.
Gold Australian Kangaroo 1 oz Coin Specifications:
- Mint Perth Mint-P
- Series Started in 1986
- Face Value $100 AUD
- Purity 0.999 gold
- Gold content 1 troy oz.
- Thickness 2.8 mm
- Diameter 32.6 mm
- Obverse: Designed by Ian Rank-Broadley, features Queen Elizabeth II right facing wearing a crown encircled with her name and “Australia.” Blow her majesty is the 100 Dollars denomination.
- Reverse: Features Australia’s most recognizable animal, a kangaroo. The gold kangaroo figure changes each year. Examples are included with this product description but the actual year of mint is our choice.