Australia's famous marsupial

Australia’s most famous marsupial, the kangaroo has appeared on our signature coin series since 1989. Featuring superbly observed portrayals of the iconic animal, the Australian Kangaroo has a reputation for quality, purity and design that extends around the globe.

Superb coin art

This 2024 release portrays a large kangaroo about to jump over a parched creek bed. The superb work includes a windpump and water storage tank, vital infrastructure on rural properties across the country. Included in the design are the coin’s weight and fineness, and a ‘P125’ mintmark, signifying The Perth Mint’s 125th anniversary.

04 2024 Australian Kangaroo 5oz Gold  Proof Coin InCase HighRes

H.M. King Charles III effigy

The obverse of each coin depicts the Dan Thorne effigy of His Majesty King Charles III, and the monetary denomination.

Presentation packaging

Accompanied by a numbered certificate of authenticity, the coin is housed in a timber display case with a illustrated shipper.

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Year 2024
Metal Gold
Gold Content (Troy oz) 5.000
Monetary Denomination (AUD) 500.00
Fineness (% purity) 99.99
Minimum Gross Weight (g) 155.533
Maximum Diameter (mm) 50.80
Maximum Thickness (mm) 5.90
Maximum Mintage 50
Finish Proof
Legal Tender Australia
Effigy Dan Thorne design of H.M. King Charles III
Designer Wade Robinson

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