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2005 Australian Kookaburra 1 oz Silver Coin

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At Provident Metals, we’re delighted to offer you the esteemed Silver Kookaburra from the renowned Perth Mint! This globally recognized coin series, introduced in 1990, marked the Perth Mint’s inaugural wildlife-themed annual silver release, setting the standard for captivating reverse designs with each new edition. Now, you can add a piece of numismatic history to your collection with the 2005 Australian Kookaburra 1 oz Silver Coin, available at Provident Metals.


  • Each coin is housed in a protective capsule!
  • Celebrates its 16th year of production!
  • Limited mintage of just 95,145 coins!
  • Contains 1 Troy oz of .999 pure silver.
  • Backed by the Australian government with a face value of $1 (AUD).
  • Features Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on the obverse.
  • Showcases a solitary kookaburra on the reverse.

Despite fluctuations in demand over the years, the allure of the Silver Kookaburra remains steadfast, making it a prized addition to any collection or investment portfolio. With a limited mintage of only 95,145 coins, the 2005 Australian Kookaburra 1 oz Silver Coin arrives encapsulated to ensure its continued condition.


On the obverse of 2005 Australian Kookaburra Silver Coins, you’ll find a regal portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, created by Ian Rank-Broadley, showcasing the Queen wearing the Girls of Great Britain and Ireland Tiara. Inscriptions include ELIZABETH II, AUSTRALIA, and 1 DOLLAR.


The reverse design of the 2005 Kookaburra 1 oz Silver Coin features a captivating depiction of a solitary kookaburra perched on a branch, capturing the bird’s essence as a symbol of wisdom and serenity. Inscriptions read THE AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA, 2005, and 1 OZ. 999 SILVER.


The kookaburra’s call is also used colloquially to refer to Australians themselves. The phrase “laughing like a kookaburra” is sometimes used to describe someone with a loud, hearty laugh.


For any inquiries or assistance, our knowledgeable team is here to help at 1-800-313-3315. We are also available online using our web chat and email address features.

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When the subtotal of your purchase, including applicable discounts, is $199 or more, you receive free shipping for your entire order. In order to receive free shipping on purchases of $199 or more, you must live within the 50 US states. For orders less than $199, a $9.95 shipping fee applies. All products are discreetly packaged and shipped with full insurance included.

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Will I need to sign for my package?

For those orders of $999.99 or less, there is no need to sign for your package. However, you may select the option to require a signature at delivery if you want. This can be chosen and paid for at checkout. All orders of $1000 or more require a signature to complete delivery.

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Provident is only able to ship to addresses in any of the 50 US states. This includes P.O. boxes and APO addresses.

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Product Details

Designer (Obverse) Ian Rank-Broadley
Designer (Reverse) Sarah Anderson
Mintage 95,145
Shipping Orders over $199 Ship Free
Thickness 2.98 mm
Inner Pack 20
Year 2005
Mint Mark Not Shown
Metals Purity .9999
Producer Perth Mint
Diameter 40.6 mm
Outer Pack 100
Condition Uncirculated
Denomination 1 AUD
Country Australia
Edge Style Reeded
Product Series Australian Kookaburras
Certificate of Authenticity No
Capsule Size 40.6 mm
Packaging Plastic Capsule
Metal Content 1 Troy Ounce
Provident ID 4071142