The Kookaburra Series from Perth Mint is one of the world’s leading bullion collections. Introduced by Perth in 1990, the Kookaburra Series set the stage for a number of companion collections featuring native wildlife species from the Australian continent. The leader in Australian bullion, the Kookaburra is now headed in a new direction with the release of its first-ever platinum coin. Today, 2021 1/10 oz Platinum Australian Kookaburra Coins are available to you online at Silver.com.
- Available to ship to you in individual plastic flips, with multiples in tubes and boxes!
- 32nd issue of Australian Kookaburras!
- First-ever release of Platinum Kookaburras!
- Mintage limited to 15,000 coins only!
- Consists of One-Tenth Troy ounce of .9995 fine platinum in BU condition.
- The face value of $15 (AUD) is fully backed by the Australian government.
- On the obverse side of the coin is Queen Elizabeth II.
- The reverse field of the coins shows a kookaburra on the branch of a gum tree.
The Perth Mint introduced the Australian Kookaburra Series in 1990. The series launched at the same time the mint rebranded the Gold Nugget Series to the Gold Kangaroo Series. The goal was to showcase the unique splendor of Australia’s native wildlife species on its national bullion coinage. The introduction of the Kookaburra Series, in particular, eventually led to the introduction of the Silver Koala, Silver Wedge Tail Eagle, Silver Kangaroo, and Silver Emu. Today, the mint has a new first in the Kookaburra Series in its 32nd year of availability.
All of the 2021 1/10 oz Platinum Australian Kookaburras in this listing come to you with individual or bulk packaging. Multiples of the coins are packaged in acrylic tubes of Monster Boxes. Meanwhile, individual coins are available to you inside plastic flips. All of the coins are in Brilliant Uncirculated condition.
On the obverse side of 2021 Platinum Australian Kookaburras is a depiction of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II of England. In her role as the head of the Commonwealth, Elizabeth II also holds the unique title of Queen of Australia as the nation is still a part of the Commonwealth. The depiction of the Queen featured here comes with a right-profile relief in which she wears the George IV State Diadem Crown.
The reverse field of 2021 1/10 oz Platinum Kookaburras comes with an image of the largest member of the kingfisher species. The bird is shown in this design sitting perched on the branch of a gum tree. This design features on all of the 2021-dated coins in the series, from silver and gold to the new platinum coin.
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