One of the best-selling silver coins for sale at the Perth Mint is the Silver Australian Koala. This stunning coin series was introduced in 2007 with a 1 oz coin and has featured weights of 1/2 oz, 10 oz, and 1 Kilo over the years. Today, only the 1 oz and 1 Kilo coins are available. Right now, 1 oz Silver Australian Koala Coins are available to purchase online at Silver.com.
- Ships to you inside of a protective plastic flip or acrylic capsule!
- First issued in 2007!
- Consists of One Troy ounce of .999 or .9999 fine silver.
- Bears a face value of $1 (AUD) backed by the federal government of Australia.
- The obverse bears an effigy of Queen Elizabeth II.
- On the reverse are various images of the koala.
- Please remember that buying multiple coins could result in receiving several matching date marks and designs.
Each 1 oz Silver Australian Koala Coin listed here today is available to you with a protective plastic flip or acrylic capsule. This is a random year listing from Silver.com. All coins are chosen at random once your payment has processed. We cannot hand-select one specific date mark and design for you. If you buy more than, we are unable to select varying date marks and designs for you, meaning you could receive multiples.
There are significant changes that have occurred with the Silver Australian Koala over the years. From 2007 to 2017, the coins in this series featured .999 fine silver content. The Perth Mint began to increase silver bullion purity in 2018 with the Silver Koala and Silver Kookaburra receiving a boost to .9999 fine silver. In addition to the varying designs of the koala on the reverse, the Silver Koala coins have seen two designs grace the obverse of the coins as well.
On the obverse of 1 oz Silver Australian Koala Coins is a right-profile portrait of Queen Elizabeth II. Her Majesty is featured in the Ian Rank-Broadley design on coins dated 2007 to 2018. Coins from 2019 to present of Jody Clark’s effigy of the Queen. Clark’s is the most recent design and the first on Australian coins since 1966 to include the Queen’s shoulders and neckline in the portrait.
The reverse side of Silver Australian Koala Coins comes with one of a number of different koala designs. These lovable marsupials have been depicted in a different relief in each year since 2007, but always focus on capturing the koala in its natural habitat on the Australian continent.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Silver.com. You can call us on the phone at 888-989-7223, chat with us live online, or simply send us an email with your inquiries.