2011 beautiful Celebrate Australia releases portray stunning Australian landscapes and marine environments inscribed on the World Heritage List. Struck in aluminium bronze, each of these lovely coins would make wonderful mementos or gifts. The coins coloured reverse represents the Wet Tropics spectacular landscape, featuring a waterfall and native Burrawang Palms.
The design also includes the Indigenous southern cassowary, a large flightless bird related to the emu. The coins coloured reverse represents Macquarie Islands rugged shoreline. The design also includes the fur seal, one of several species of marine life that breed on the island. The coins coloured reverse represents the Gondwana Rainforests beautiful trees and native ferns.
The design also includes Alberts lyrebird, a large long-tailed songbird famed for its rich plumage. The coins coloured reverse represents the Australian Fossil Mammal Site of Riversleigh and incorporates a recreation of the Thylacoleo carnifex marsupial lion, one of the many mammal fossils found at Naracoorte. The coins coloured reverse represents Purnululu National Parks ancient scenery, incorporating a backdrop of the spectacular Bungle Bungle Range. The design also features the native short-eared rock wallaby sitting in the distinctive local grass. The reverse of each coin also incorporates The Perth Mints P mintmark.
Issued as legal tender under the Australian. Each coin bears the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the monetary denomination on the obverse. Each coin is housed on an eye-catching presentation card, which has a fold-out stand for upright display.
The Perth Mint is one of the world's premiere minting facilities and is recognized internationally for its design innovation, minting expertise and marketing acumen, winning 21 industry awards in the past ten years alone. Due to the bright mirror proof finish of the coin reflections can be seen in the picture of the actual pictured coin from the scanner. Add Me to Your Favorite Sellers. The item "2011 Celebrate Australia $1 Coin Five-Coin Collection World Heritage Sites album" is in sale since Saturday, October 28, 2017.
This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Australia & Oceania\Australia\Other Australian Coins". The seller is "amricons" and is located in West Sacramento, CA. This item can be shipped worldwide.