Australian Wedge-tailed Eagle 2019 1kg Gold Proof Coin

Named for its long, distinctively shaped tail, the wedge-tailed eagle is Australia’s largest bird of prey and one of the biggest eagles in the world. Found throughout mainland Australia, Tasmania and southern Papua New Guinea, the bird has an impressive wingspan of up to 2.7 metres. 

Key features:

  • Proof quality 99.99% pure gold
  • Extremely limited mintage
  • Australian legal tender
Mintage Extremely limited - 10


Gold masterpiece

A rare masterpiece crafted from 1kg of 99.99% pure gold, this flawlessly struck Wedge-tailed Eagle coin has an extremely limited mintage of just 10. It sold out in 2018 and 2019 featuring John M. Mercanti's design and has been sought after among collectors.

Soaring design

The coin’s reverse depicts a magnificent wedge-tailed eagle in flight with wings fully extended and stylised rays of sunlight in the background. The design also includes the inscription ‘AUSTRALIAN WEDGE-TAILED EAGLE’, the 2019 year-date, weight and fineness, and The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark.

04 australian wedge tailed eagle 2019 1kg gold proof InCase

Presentation packaging and numbered certificate

 Each coin is housed in a prestigious Perth Mint timber presentation case. Packaged within an illustrated shipper and is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.



Year 2019
Metal Gold
Gold Content (Troy oz) 32.151
Monetary Denomination (AUD) 3,000.00
Fineness (% purity) 99.99
Minimum Gross Weight (g) 1,000.100
Maximum Diameter (mm) 75.60
Maximum Thickness (mm) 16.17
Maximum Mintage 10
Finish Proof
Legal Tender Australian
Effigy Jody Clark design of H.M. Queen Elizabeth II
Designer John M. Mercanti

You may also like

  • Delivery
    Free shipping worldwide

    On orders over AUD 300 (excludes bullion)

  • Shopping
    Shop with confidence

    30-day money back guarantee (excludes bullion, loose pink diamonds, in-store purchases)

  • Click & Collect
    Click & Collect

    FREE service for all collector coins, bullion, jewellery and gift orders up to AUD 70,000.

  • Secure
    Safe shopping

    Safe and secure payment using 256-bit SSL encryption

  • Privacy

    The Perth Mint does not sell, loan or share your personal information