Mintage of only 7,500 coins! This is a special one-year five-coin series from the Perth Mint.
This Proof Silver coin features a Red Kangaroo in a standing pose set against a colored background of the central Australian outback and a windmill. The design includes the inscriptions DISCOVER AUSTRALIA and RED KANGAROO, design by Natasha Muhl. The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark and the 2012 date are also included in the design.
The Ian Rank-Broadley likeness of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the monetary denomination are shown on the obverse.
This coin is housed in an individual display case featuring a timber lid, stylized shipper and comes complete with a numbered certificate of authenticity. The Red Kangaroo is the largest species of Australia’s best known animal, the kangaroo.