The 2018 Australian Kookaburra 1oz Silver coin is the latest in the Kookaburra range from The Perth Mint. Each coin features a detailed design of a flying kookaburra with the full moon in the background. Also shown on the coin is ‘AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA’, the year-date, weight and fineness. The Perth Mint's 'P' mintmark also features in the design.
The obverse of each coin bears the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the monetary denomination.
- Each coin weighs 1oz and is 999.9 Fine Silver
- Minted and supplied by The Perth Mint, Australia.
- Finished to bullion standard.
- Dimensions: Diameter: 40.60mm. Thickness: 2.98mm.
- Coins are NEW.
- Each coin is supplied in its own protective plastic capsule.
The laughing Kookaburra is the largest member of the kingfisher species, and a bird synonymous with the Australian bush. This bird species is indigenous to Australia and is known for their call, which is said to sound like echoing human laughter.