2012 Discover Australia Gold Five-Coin Sets

  • 2012 Discover Australia Gold Five-Coin Sets
  • 2012 Discover Australia 1/25oz Gold Set
  • 2012 Discover Australia 1/25oz Gold Set
  • 2012 Discover Australia 1/25oz Gold Set
  • 2012 Discover Australia 1/25oz Gold Set
  • 2012 Discover Australia 1/25oz Gold Set
  • 2012 Discover Australia 1/25oz Gold Set
  • 2012 Discover Australia 1/10oz Gold Set
  • 2012 Discover Australia 1/10oz Gold Set
  • 2012 Discover Australia 1/10oz Gold Set
  • 2012 Discover Australia 1/10oz Gold Set
  • 2012 Discover Australia 1/10oz Gold Set
  • 2012 Discover Australia 1/10oz Gold Set
  • 2012 Discover Australia 1/10oz Gold Set
  • 2012 Discover Australia 1/2oz Gold Set
  • 2012 Discover Australia 1/2oz Gold Set
  • 2012 Discover Australia 1/2oz Gold Set
  • 2012 Discover Australia 1/2oz Gold Set
  • 2012 Discover Australia 1/2oz Gold Set
  • 2012 Discover Australia 1/2oz Gold Set
  • 2012 Discover Australia 1/2oz Gold Set

Buy the 2012 Discover Australia Gold Five-Coin Sets at The Perth Mint, featuring:

  • Five New Australian Animal Designs for 2012
  • Proof Quality 99.99% Pure Gold
  • Limited Mintage
  • Australian Legal Tender
  • Numbered Certificate of Authenticity
  • Presentation Packaging
  • Range of Coin Sizes
  • Coins Available Individually

Each coin is also available individually.

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2012 Discover Australia 1/25oz Gold Set 1217IZAA AUS $ 568.18
US$ 401.12
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2012 Discover Australia 1/10oz Gold Set 1217GZAA AUS $ 1,340.91
US$ 946.64
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2012 Discover Australia 1/2oz Gold Set 1217EZAA AUS $ 6,113.64
US$ 4,316.05
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Product Information

 

Proof Quality 99.99% Pure Gold

These sets comprise all five 2012 coins struck by The Perth Mint from:

  • 1/2oz of 99.99% pure gold in proof quality 
  • 1/10oz of 99.99% pure gold in proof quality 
  • 1/25oz of 99.99% pure gold in proof quality

Five New Australian Animal Designs for 2012

The Green and Gold Bell Frog coin's reverse depicts a Green and Gold Bell Frog resting on reeds.  The inscriptions DISCOVER AUSTRALIA and GREEN & GOLD BELL FROG, The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark and the 2012 year-date are also included in the design.

The Red Kangaroo coin's reverse depicts a mature Red Kangaroo in a bounding pose, set against a background of the central Australian outback.  The inscriptions DISCOVER AUSTRALIA and RED KANGAROO, The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark and the 2012 year-date are also included in the design.

The Kookaburra coin’s reverse depicts a Kookaburra perched on a tree branch partially submerged in a river. The inscriptions DISCOVER AUSTRALIA and KOOKABURRA, The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark and the 2012 year-date are also included in the design.

The Goanna coin's reverse depicts a Goanna in its habitat. The inscriptions DISCOVER AUSTRALIA and GOANNA, The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark and the 2012 year-date are also included in the design.

The Whale Shark coin's reverse depicts a Whale Shark swimming through the ocean. The inscriptions DISCOVER AUSTRALIA and WHALE SHARK, The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark and the 2012 year-date are also included in the design.

Limited Mintages

No more than 500 1/2oz, 1,000 1/10oz and 2,500 1/25oz coins will be issued by The Perth Mint.

Australian Legal Tender

Issued as Australian legal tender, each coin's obverse bears the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the monetary denomination.

Numbered Certificate of Authenticity

Each set is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.

Presentation Packaging

Each five-coin set is housed in a presentation case featuring a timber lid and stylised shipper.

Technical Specifications

1/2oz 1/10oz 1/25oz
Gold Content (Troy oz) 1/2 1/10 1/25
Monetary Denomination (AUD) 50 15 5
Fineness (% purity) 99.99 99.99 99.99
Minimum Gross Weight (g) 15.554 3.111 1.244
Maximum Diameter (mm) 25.60 16.60 14.60
Maximum Thickness (mm) 2.40 1.50 1.40
The Perth Mint is proud to announce the new releases in the epic Discover Australia coin program depicting aspects of Australian wildlife and landscape. These iconic coins represent the pinnacle of artistry and craftsmanship.