2012 World Heritage Sites $1 Coin Collection
This year’s amazing collection includes designs inspired by Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, the Lord Howe Island Group, the Willandra Lakes Region, Fraser Island and Kakadu National Park.
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park $1 Coin
The coin’s coloured reverse represents Uluṟu-Kata Tjuṯa National Park’s spectacular skyline. The design also features the native Perentie Lizard.
Lord Howe Island Group $1 Coin
The coin’s coloured reverse represents the Lord Howe Island Group’s stunning landscape and features the Sooty Tern, a native seabird.
Willandra Lakes Region $1 Coin
The coin’s coloured reverse represents the Willandra Lakes Region’s rugged landscape and features the Wedge-Tailed Eagle.
Fraser Island $1 Coin
The coin’s coloured reverse represents Fraser Island’s sandy shoreline. The design includes the Australian Dingo, one of several species of wildlife native to the island.
Kakadu National Park $1 Coin
The coin’s coloured reverse represents Kakadu National Park’s primordial scenery, including a river scene featuring the White Snowflake Water Lily and a Black Necked Stork.
Issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965, each coin bears the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the monetary denomination on the obverse.
The reverse of each aluminium bronze coin also incorporates The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark.
The five-coin collection is housed in a great folder to help display and protect your coins. Each coin, additionally, is presented in its own eye-catching display card.