- Contains 0.50 oz of .9999 fine Gold.
- Obverse: Features the Raphael Maklouf effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the monetary denomination.
- Reverse: The 1996 Proof Nugget features a hopping Kangaroo, design by Milena Milan. Each privy mark bears the Prospector.
- Sovereign coins backed by the Australian government.