2020 Australian Kookaburra 1 Kilo Silver 99.9% Pure.
The Perth Mint Kookaburra coin is released annually by the Perth Mint. These coins are in brand new and uncirculated condition, issued in 2020 directly from the Perth Mint.
The Kookaburra coin was released by the Perth Mint in 1990, and was their first investment grade silver bullion coin. It has been in production ever since.
The Silver Kookaburra Coin
The design of the silver Kookaburra coin is updated annually, making these coins very popular with numismatic investors. 2020 marks the 30 year anniversary of the coin's release, and the design on this year's coin celebrates that. The coin features an image of a Kookaburra, standing on top of a tin roof and looking to the west, with the sun rising in the background. The top of the coin reads 'Australian Kookaburra', and the bottom reads '30th anniversary'.
The reverse side of the coin features a smaller image of the Queen at the top. Beneath her is an image of Kookaburra standing on a tree stump while looking to the East. Between the image of the Queen and the image of the Kookaburra are the years '1990' and '2020', celebrating the coin's 30th anniversary. Each 1 Kilogram silver Kookaburra coin has a face value of $30 AUD, and contains 9999 fine silver bullion.
The Perth Mint is one of the only mints to release their silver bullion coins in a range of sizes. The 1 Kilogram silver Kookaburra coin is the largest size coin currently available. Other popular sizes include the 1 ounce and 10 oz silver Kookaburras. For some investors, purchasing a silver coin instead of a bar comes with tax advantages, so this coin is an excellent option for investors looking to buy silver in 1 KG increments.
The silver Kookaburra coin is produced by the Perth Mint, and is available in 1 Ounce, 10 Ounce and 1 KG sizes.
Other Silver Coins from the Perth Mint
The Perth Mint also release several other silver coins. These include the silver Koala series, which was released in 2006, and the silver Kangaroo coin, which was released in 2016. The silver Kangaroo coin is currently only available in the 1 Oz size, however it is also available in gold and in platinum. The silver Koala coin is available in a range of sizes, including 1 Ounce, 10 Ounce and 1 KG. Like the Kookaburra coin, it is only currently available in silver. The Perth Mint did release a platinum Koala coin for a number of years, however, this was discontinued in 2008 and replaced with the platinum Platypus, which was released in 2011.
Storage of 1 Kilo Silver Kookaburra coins
In order to prevent tarnishing and to protect the coin's quality, these coin are all sold in their own plastic capsule. This plastic capsule is quite sturdy, and is design to prevent the coin from being scratched or marked. Coins are available for delivery or for storage. All storage is VAT-exempt for silver bullion, and clients may at any time select to have their purchase delivered or resell it to SuisseGold.ch at favorable rates.
Price includes free insured storage in our vault for up to one year from purchase date.