The coin’s reverse depicts an irresistible coloured image capturing the curiosity and mischievousness of a beautiful baby kookaburra.
As well as The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark, the design features a friendly Australian insect and delicately frosted representations of Australian bush flowers.
Issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965, the coin’s obverse depicts the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
The Perth Mint will release no more than 10,000 Australian Bush Babies II – Kookaburra coins.
Each coin is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.
Each coin is housed in a presentation display case and superbly illustrated shipper.
Anyone who has heard the kookaburra’s famous call will tell you how uncannily like human laughter it is. This heartfelt design of an adorable baby kookaburra captures all the character and charm of this unique creature.
This beautiful coin is the first release from a sublime new series for lovers of cute and cuddly Australian animals.
Forthcoming Releases: Possum, Platypus, Echidna, Wombat