The Perth Mint today unveiled the 2019 Australian Bullion Coin Program.
Beautiful new reverse images of iconic Australian fauna appear on the classic Australian Kangaroo, Kookaburra and Koala series. For the first time, these coins feature Jody Clark’s contemporary portrait of the Queen, who is depicted wearing the Royal Diamond Diadem. Each of these coins also includes a helpful security feature in the form of a micro-laser engraved letter within its reverse design.
The Australian Lunar Series II comes to a close with designs celebrating the Year of the Pig – the 12th and final animal represented in the Chinese zodiac. For consistency with preceding coins in this popular series, each new release portrays the well-known Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty.
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Struck from pure gold, silver and platinum, the Australian Bullion Coin Program is meticulously crafted by The Perth Mint, Australia’s global leader in precious metals. With more than a century of minting experience, the historic institution is also Australia’s largest and most accredited refiner.
Recognised for more than three decades for its unsurpassed quality and outstanding value, the program comes with the complete assurance of our explicitly-stated government guarantee.
2019 Australian Lunar Gold and Silver Bullion Coin Series
RELEASE DATE: 10 September 2018
This year’s coins celebrate the pig, one of the 12 animals from the ancient Chinese lunar calendar believed to influence the lives of people born during its ‘reign’.
Australian Lunar silver bullion coins are available in 10 kilo, 1 kilo, 10oz, 5oz, 2oz, 1oz and 1/2oz sizes.
No more than 300,000 1oz silver coins and 100 10 kilo silver coins will be released. Other coins in the series are unlimited.
Australian Lunar gold bullion coins are available in 1 kilo, 10oz, 2oz, 1oz, 1/2oz, 1/4oz, 1/10oz and 1/20oz sizes.
No more than 30,000 1oz gold coins will be released. Other coins in the series are unlimited.
Australian Kangaroo Gold, Silver and Platinum Bullion Coin Series
RELEASE DATE: 5 November 2018
This extensive range of bullion coins allows investors to acquire fine gold, silver and platinum releases all featuring an iconic kangaroo theme. While the classic ‘red’ kangaroo is retained on three releases, four small gold coins each feature a new impression of the famous marsupial.
Australian Kangaroo gold bullion coins are available in 1 kilo, 1oz, 1/2oz, 1/4oz, and 1/10oz sizes.
Australian Kangaroo silver and platinum bullion coins are available in 1oz sizes only.
No more than 100,000 1/2oz gold coins, 150,000 1/4oz gold coins and 200,000 1/10oz gold coins will be released. Other coins in the series are unlimited.
Australian Kookaburra Silver Bullion Coin Series
RELEASE DATE: 1 October 2018
Depicting Australia’s largest native kingfisher, the Australian Kookaburra has been an enduringly popular investment coin series for nearly 30 years.
Australian Kookaburra silver bullion coins are available in 1 kilo, 10oz and 1oz sizes.
No more than 500,000 1oz silver coins will be released. Other coins in the series are unlimited.
Australian Koala Silver Bullion Coin Series
RELEASE DATE: 7 January 2019
The Australian Koala has provided an alternative annual silver series for investors since 2007. The tree-dwelling marsupial ranks as one of Australia’s most recognised native animals.
Australian Koala silver bullion coins are available in 1 kilo and 1oz sizes.
No more than 300,000 1oz silver coins will be released, while no mintage limit applies to the 1 kilo release.
How To Purchase Bullion Coins
1. Buy In-Store
Bullion trading is available at our Bullion Trading Desk, 310 Hay Street, East Perth, seven days a week from 9:00am until 5:00pm AWST.
Contact Customer Services on 1300 201 112 or +61 8 9421 7218 to place bullion coin and bar orders.
3. Buy Online
Register at perthmintbullion.com to order bullion coins and bars for secure delivery to your chosen address.
Alternatively, contact your local authorized Perth Mint coin distributor.