The unique “Koala Crossing” road sign has been posted along Australian roads for decades. This coin brings attention to one of Australia's most cuddly species.
- Contains 1 oz of .9999 fine Gold.
- Each coin comes in an original box with a certificate of authenticity.
- Obverse: Ian Rank-Broadley likeness of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the monetary denomination inset in an octagon.
- Reverse: Features the classic koala road sign, with a mother and her joey on her back, which has been posted along Australian roads for decades.
- Sovereign coin backed by the Australian government.
The history of the Koala Road Sign Gold coin
This highly popular Australian Gold and Silver coin series featuring road signs first hit the market in 2013 with the Kangaroo Road Sign Gold and Silver coins. This 1 oz Gold coin is a continuation of the popular series that draws attention to the unique road signs travelers encounter on the roads of Australia. The Koala Road Sign Gold coin features an adaptation of the familiar road sign featuring a mama koala bear with a baby riding on her back. Like all sovereign Australian Gold bullion, the obverse of the Gold coins features a likeness of Queen Elizabeth II.
Why invest in the Koala Road Sign Gold coin?
Invest in the Koala Road Sign Gold coin, and not only do you benefit from the Gold coin’s intrinsic value as a Precious Metal, but also its value as a collectible coin. Gold, as found in 1 oz Gold coins, has a long history of being considered a valuable asset, and these Gold coins are no exception. When you buy the Koala Road Sign Gold coin, you get sovereign Gold bullion backed by the Australian government. Sovereign Gold coins are easier to liquidate when needed because the coins are guaranteed for their weight and purity, and the Gold coins often have global recognition.
Buy all three Australian Gold Road Sign coins, and complete your collection.
First introduced in 2013, the Australian Gold Road Sign coin series first featured a kangaroo. Along with the 1 oz Gold coins and Silver coins, the series also includes 5 oz and 1 kg Silver and Gold coins. The 2014 Koala Road Sign Gold coin is the second coin in the series, and this Gold coin continues to draw attention to the unique wildlife native to Australia. Complete your collection with the 2015 Australian Gold coin that features an emu, a large, flightless bird native to Australia that is related to the ostrich.
Collect Koala Road Sign Gold coins, and collect art by Wojciech Pietranik.
Best known for Australian Gold and Silver coin design, Wojciech Pietranik is a classically trained sculptor who has worked as a coin engraver for the Royal Australian Mint for over 25 years. When designing coins like these 1 oz Gold coins, Pietranik takes great care in researching every detail of the theme, and he aims to present coin designs that are thought provoking and that can be viewed as individual works of art. Other popular Gold bullion he has designed includes the Kangaroo in the Sunset Gold coin series, and he also designed the medals for the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia.