The Australian Silver Kookaburra series from the Perth Mint began in 1990 and is the longest-running bullion program from the mint. Each year has a differing design of a Kookaburra on the reverse. This bird species is indigenous to Australia and is known for their call, which is said to sound like echoing human laughter.
A laughing Kookaburra, the largest member of the Kingfisher species, is synonymous with the Australian outback. These coins have a mintage of 500,000 coins and are made of .999 fine Silver.
Contains 1oz of .999 fine Silver.
Reverse: Features a Kookaburra bird perched on a tree stump that is rising up from the waters edge. The Perth Mint’s “P” mintmark and year-date are included in the design.
Obverse: Bears the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.