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Currency Determination 1999 (No. 1)

Authoritative Version
Determinations/Currency as made
This Determination specifies the standard weight and the allowable variation from that weight for coins specified in Schedule 1 of the Currency Determination 1999 (No. 1).
Administered by: Treasury
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Registered 28 Mar 2006
Gazetted 17 Feb 1999

I, joe hockey, Minister for Financial Services and Regulation, make this determination under subsection 13A (1) of the Currency Act 1965.

Dated 4 February 1999.

JOE HOCKEY

Minister for Financial Services and Regulation

 

 


Currency Determination 1999 (No. 1)1

made under the

 

 

 

Contents

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                        1     Name of determination                                                    

                        2     Commencement                                                             

                        3     Specification of coins                                                      

                        4     Application of determination                                             

Schedule 1                                                                                              

Part 1               Specifications of coins                                                    

Part 2               Explanation of symbols                                                   

 


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1       Name of determination

                This determination is Currency Determination 1999 (No. 1).

2       Commencement

                This determination commences on gazettal.

3       Specification of coins

                This determination specifies, for a coin having the denomination and standard composition specified in columns 2 and 3 of Part 1 of Schedule 1, the standard weight, the allowable variation from that weight, the dimensions and the design specified in columns 4, 5 and 6 of that Part.

4       Application of determination

                This determination does not affect any other determination of the specifications of a coin.


Schedule 1          

(section 3)

Part 1          Specifications of coins

 

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Column 4

Column 5

Column 6

Item

Denomination (and, where relevant, nominal weight in ounces or kilograms)

Standard
composition

Standard weight and allowable variation (g)

Dimensions

Design

 

 

 

 

(1)
Diameter
(mm)

(2)
Thickness
(mm)

(1)
Shape

(2)
Edge

(3)
Obverse

(4)
Reverse

101

$5

Copper, zinc, aluminium, tin

20.000
± 0.500

38.90

2.65

S1

E1

O3

R128

102

$5

Copper, zinc, aluminium, tin

20.000
± 0.500

38.90

2.65

S1

E1

O3

R129

103

$5

Copper, zinc, aluminium, tin

20.000
± 0.500

38.90

2.65

S1

E1

O3

R130

104

$5

Copper, zinc, aluminium, tin

20.000
± 0.500

38.90

2.65

S1

E1

O3

R131

105

$5

Copper, zinc, aluminium, tin

20.000
± 0.500

38.90

2.65

S1

E1

O3

R132

106

$5

Copper, zinc, aluminium, tin

20.000
± 0.500

38.90

2.65

S1

E1

O3

R133

107

$5

Copper, zinc, aluminium, tin

20.000
± 0.500

38.90

2.65

S1

E1

O3

R134

108

$5

99.9% silver

31.635
± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E5

O4

R135

109

$5

99.9% silver

31.635
± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E5

O4

R136

110

$5

99.9% silver

31.635
± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E5

O4

R137

111

$5

99.9% silver

31.635
± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E5

O4

R138

112

$100

99.9% gold

10.021
± 0.020

25.10

2.40

S1

E1

O4

R139

113

$100

99.9% gold

10.021
± 0.020

25.10

2.40

S1

E1

O4

R140

114

5 cents

Not less than 99.9% silver

5.53 ± 0.220

25.10

1.60

S1

E1

O12

R141

115

10 cents

Not less than 99.9% silver

8.36 ± 0.310

30.10

1.80

S1

E1

O12

R142

116

20 cents

Not less than 99.9% silver

2.99 ± 0.110

17.65

1.58

S1

E4

O12

R143

117

50 cents

Not less than 99.9% silver

3.24 ± 0.130

19.53

1.55

S1

E1

O12

R144

118

$1.00

Not less than 99.9% silver

6.57 ± 0.190

23.72

1.98

S1

E1

O12

R145

119

$2.00

Not less than 99.9% silver

13.66
± 0.300

28.65

2.52

S1

E1

O11

R146

120

$1.00

Not less than 99.9% silver

31.635
± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E1

O11

R147

121

$1
(1 oz)

Not less than 99.9% silver

31.635
 ± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E1

O1

R148

122

$1
(1 oz)

Not less than 99.9% silver

31.635
± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E1

O1

R149

123

$1
(1 oz)

Not less than 99.9% silver

31.635
± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E1

O1

R150

124

$1
(1 oz)

Not less than 99.9% silver

31.635
± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E1

O1

R151

125

$1
(1 oz)

Not less than 99.9% silver

31.635
± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E1

O1

R152

126

$1
(1 oz)

Not less than 99.9% silver

31.635
± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E1

O1

R153

127

$1
(1 oz)

Not less than 99.9% silver

31.635
± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E1

O1

R154

128

$1
(1 oz)

Not less than 99.9% silver

31.635
 ± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E1

O1

R155

129

$1
(1 oz)

Not less than 99.9% silver

31.635
± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E1

O1

R156

130

$1
(1 oz)

Not less than 99.9% silver

31.635
± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E1

O1

R157

131

$1
(1 oz)

Not less than 99.9% silver

31.635
± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E1

O1

R158

132

$1
(1 oz)

Not less than 99.9% silver

31.635
± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E1

O1

R159

133

$1
(1 oz)

Not less than 99.9% silver

31.635
± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E1

O1

R160

134

$1
(1 oz)

Not less than 99.9% silver

31.635
± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E1

O1

R161

135

$1
(1 oz)

Not less than 99.9% silver

31.635
± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E1

O1

R162

136

$1
(1 oz)

Not less than 99.9% silver

31.635
± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E1

O1

R163

137

$1
(1 oz)

Not less than 99.9% silver

31.635
± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E1

O1

R164

138

$1
(1 oz)

Not less than 99.9% silver

31.635
± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E1

O1

R165

139

$1
(1 oz)

Not less than 99.9% silver

31.635
± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E1

O1

R166

140

$1
(1 oz)

Not less than 99.9% silver

31.635
± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E1

O1

R167

141

$1
(1 oz)

Not less than 99.9% silver

31.635
± 0.500

40.60

4.00

S1

E1

O1

R168

142

$30
(1 kg)

Not less than 99.9% silver

1002.502 ± 1.500

101.00

14.60

S1

E2

O1

R169

 

Part 2          Explanation of symbols

 

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Column 4

Item

Design Feature

Symbol

Explanation

201

Shape

S1

Circular

202

Edge

E1

Continuously milled

203

Edge

E2

8 segments, of which 4 are milled and 4 are plain

204

Edge

E4

Plain

205

Edge

E5

Plain edge with the inscription ‘GAMES OF THE XXVII OLYMPIAD’ (twice appearing) evenly spaced around the edge to read with the reverse of the coin facing up.

206

Obverse

O1

An circle of raised beads, immediately inside the rim, enclosing:

(a)      the inscriptions:

             (i)      ‘ELIZABETH II’; and

             (ii)     ‘AUSTRALIA’; and

(b)     an inscription stating, in arabic numerals, the amount, in dollars or cents, of the denomination of the coin, followed by the word ‘DOLLAR’, ‘DOLLARS’ or ‘CENTS’, as the case requires;

that, in turn, surround an effigy of Queen Elizabeth II.

207

Obverse

O3

An effigy of Queen Elizabeth II, surrounded by the inscriptions:

(a)      ‘ELIZABETH II’; and

(b)     ‘AUSTRALIA 2000’.

208

Obverse

O4

An effigy of Queen Elizabeth II, surrounded by:

(a)      the inscriptions:

             (i)      ‘ELIZABETH II’; and

             (ii)     ‘AUSTRALIA 2000’; and

(b)     an inscription stating, in arabic numerals, the amount, in dollars, of the denomination of the coin, followed by the word ‘DOLLARS’.

209

Obverse

O11

An effigy of Queen Elizabeth II, and the monogram ‘IRB’, surrounded by the inscriptions:

(a)      ‘ELIZABETH II’; and

(b)     ‘AUSTRALIA 1999’.


210

Obverse

O12

An effigy of Queen Elizabeth II, and the monogram ‘IRB’, surrounded by the inscriptions:

(a)      ‘ELIZABETH II’; and

(b)     ‘AUSTRALIA 1999’; and

(c)      an inscription stating the amount, in dollars or cents, of the denomination of the coin, followed by the word ‘DOLLAR’, ‘DOLLARS’ or ‘CENTS’, as the case requires.

211

Reverse

R128

A representation of 2 basketball players in action, superimposed on a representation of Olympic flames, surrounded by:

(a)      the inscriptions:

             (i)      ‘Sydney 2000’; and

             (ii)     ‘5 DOLLARS’; and

(b)     a representation of the Olympic rings.

212

Reverse

R129

A representation of a tae kwon do competitor in action, superimposed on a representation of Olympic flames, surrounded by:

(a)      the inscriptions:

             (i)      ‘Sydney 2000’; and

             (ii)     ‘5 DOLLARS’; and

(b)     a representation of the Olympic rings.

213

Reverse

R130

A representation of a fencing competitor thrusting, superimposed on a representation of Olympic flames, surrounded by:

(a)      the inscriptions:

             (i)      ‘Sydney 2000’; and

             (ii)     ‘5 DOLLARS’; and

(b)     a representation of the Olympic rings.

214

Reverse

R131

A representation of a table tennis competitor, superimposed on a representation of Olympic flames, surrounded by:

(a)      the inscriptions:

             (i)      ‘Sydney 2000’; and

             (ii)     ‘5 DOLLARS’; and

(b)     a representation of the Olympic rings.

215

Reverse

R132

A representation of a badminton player, superimposed on a representation of Olympic flames, surrounded by:

(a)      the inscriptions:

             (i)      ‘Sydney 2000’; and

             (ii)     ‘5 DOLLARS’; and

(b)     a representation of the Olympic rings.


216

Reverse

R133

A representation of a tennis player, superimposed on a representation of Olympic flames, surrounded by:

(a)      the inscriptions:

             (i)      ‘Sydney 2000’; and

             (ii)     ‘5 DOLLARS’; and

(b)     a representation of the Olympic rings.

217

Reverse

R134

A representation of a shooting competitor, superimposed on a representation of Olympic flames, surrounded by:

(a)      the inscriptions:

             (i)      ‘Sydney 2000’; and

             (ii)     ‘5 DOLLARS’; and

(b)     a representation of the Olympic rings.

218

Reverse

R135

A circle, immediately inside the rim, comprising:

(a)      a representation of the leaves and flowers of the Australian wattle; and

(b)     a tablet, enclosing:

             (i)      the inscription ‘Sydney 2000’; and

             (ii)     a representation of the Olympic rings in Olympic colours;

and surrounding:

(c)      a representation of 2 emus with 2 chicks and 8 eggs; and

(d)     the letter ‘P’ or ‘C’.

219

Reverse

R136

A circle, immediately inside the rim, comprising:

(a)      representations of 22 maps of the world, each featuring a different country; and

(b)     a tablet, enclosing:

             (i)      the inscription ‘Sydney 2000’; and

             (ii)     a representation of the Olympic rings in Olympic colours;

and surrounding:

(c)      a representation of 3 overlapping circles, superimposed on a sunburst design, in which:

             (i)      a city is depicted in the first circle; and

             (ii)     2 satellite dishes are depicted in the second circle; and

             (iii)    an industrial estate is depicted in the third circle; and

 (d)    the letter ‘P’ or ‘C’.

220

Reverse

R137

A circle, immediately inside the rim, comprising:

(a)      a representation of the flowers and nuts of the flowering gum tree; and

(b)     a tablet, enclosing:

             (i)      the inscription ‘Sydney 2000’; and

             (ii)     a representation of the Olympic rings in Olympic colours;

and surrounding:

(c)      a representation of a koala in a gum tree; and

(d)     the letter ‘P’ or ‘C’.


221

Reverse

R138

A circle, immediately inside the rim, comprising:

(a)      representations of famous arts and sports buildings from around the world; and

(b)     a tablet, enclosing:

             (i)      the inscription ‘Sydney 2000’; and

             (ii)     a representation of the Olympic rings in Olympic colours;

and surrounding:

(c)      a representation of 7 figures emanating from a map of Australia and depicting:

             (i)      a person playing golf; and

             (ii)     a person singing; and

             (iii)    a person running; and

             (iv)   a person kicking a ball; and

             (v)    a ballerina; and

             (vi)   a person holding a badminton racquet; and

             (vii)  a person holding paint brushes; and

(d)     the letter ‘P’ or ‘C’.

222

Reverse

R139

A circle, immediately inside the rim, comprising:

(a)      15 tablets of varying sizes, each enclosing an abstract representation of an Olympic sport; and

(b)     a tablet enclosing:

             (i)      the inscription ‘Sydney 2000’; and

             (ii)     a representation of the Olympic rings;

and surrounding:

(c)      the inscription ‘PREPARATION’; and

(d)     a representation of a coach next to an athlete on the starting blocks; and

(e)      the letter ‘P’.

223

Reverse

R140

A circle, immediately inside the rim, comprising:

(a)      15 tablets of varying sizes, each enclosing an abstract representation of an Olympic sport; and

(b)     a tablet enclosing:

             (i)      the inscription ‘Sydney 2000’; and

             (ii)     a representation of the Olympic rings;

and surrounding:

(c)      the inscription ‘PREPARATION’; and

(d)     a representation of a shotput coach showing a group of young people how to hold a shotput; and

(e)      the letter ‘P’.

224

Reverse

R141

A representation of the reverse of a 1939 Australian Halfpenny.

225

Reverse

R142

A representation of the reverse of a 1930 Australian Penny.

226

Reverse

R143

A representation of the reverse of a 1942 Australian Threepence.

227

Reverse

R144

A representation of the reverse of a 1918 Australian Sixpence.

228

Reverse

R145

A representation of the reverse of a 1940 Australian Shilling.

229

Reverse

R146

A circle of raised beads, immediately inside the rim, surrounding the inscriptions:

(a)      ‘1999 MASTERPIECES IN SILVER’; and

(b)     ‘TWO DOLLARS’;

that, in turn, surround a representation of the reverse of a 1920 Australian Sovereign, enclosed in a circle.


230

Reverse

R147

A representation of three effigies of Queen Elizabeth II, all enclosed in a circle surrounded by:

(a)      the inscription ‘ONE DOLLAR’; and

(b)     2 wattle branches; and

(c)      the monogram ‘VP’.

231

Reverse

R148

A circle of raised beads, immediately inside the rim, enclosing the inscriptions:

(a)      ‘THE AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA 1 OZ. 999 SILVER’; and

(b)     ‘1999’;

and surrounding:

(c)      a representation of 2 kookaburras perched on a branch; and

(d)     the inscription ‘P100’; and

(e)      as a privy mark:

             (i)      a depiction of the city of Perth with 2 black swans in the foreground; and

             (ii)     the inscription ‘PERTH’.

232

Reverse

R149

A circle of raised beads, immediately inside the rim, enclosing the inscriptions:

(a)      ‘THE AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA 1 OZ. 999 SILVER’; and

(b)     ‘1999’;

and surrounding:

(c)      a representation of 2 kookaburras perched on a branch; and

(d)     the inscription ‘P100’; and

(e)      as a privy mark:

             (i)      a depiction of a person on a surfboard in the surf in the foreground, with high-rise buildings in the background; and

             (ii)     the inscription ‘GOLD COAST’.

233

Reverse

 

R150

A circle of raised beads, immediately inside the rim, enclosing the inscriptions:

(a)      ‘THE AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA 1 OZ. 999 SILVER’; and

(b)     ‘1999’;

and surrounding:

(c)      a representation of 2 kookaburras perched on a branch; and

(d)     the inscription ‘P100’; and

(e)      as a privy mark:

             (i)      a depiction of grapes and vine leaves in the foreground, with a church and spire in the background; and

             (ii)     the inscription ‘ADELAIDE’.

234

Reverse

R151

 

A circle of raised beads, immediately inside the rim, enclosing the inscriptions:

(a)      ‘THE AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA 1 OZ. 999 SILVER’; and

(b)     ‘1999’;

and surrounding:

(c)      a representation of 2 kookaburras perched on a branch; and

(d)     the inscription ‘P100’; and

(e)      as a privy mark:

             (i)      a depiction of a road train driving through a valley; and

             (ii)     the inscription ‘MACDONNELL RANGES’.

235

Reverse

R152

A circle of raised beads, immediately inside the rim, enclosing the inscriptions:

(a)      ‘THE AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA 1 OZ. 999 SILVER’; and

(b)     ‘1999’;

and surrounding:

(c)      a representation of 2 kookaburras perched on a branch; and

(d)     the inscription ‘P100’; and

(e)      as a privy mark:

             (i)      a depiction of Sydney Harbour, including the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the Sydney Opera House; and

             (ii)     the inscription ‘SYDNEY’.

236

Reverse

R153

A circle of raised beads, immediately inside the rim, enclosing the inscriptions:

(a)      ‘THE AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA 1 OZ. 999 SILVER’; and

(b)     ‘2000’;

and surrounding:

(c)      a representation of a kookaburra perched on a wattle branch; and

(d)     as a privy mark:

             (i)      an image of an aboriginal male in the foreground, with a depiction of Uluru and the Southern Cross in the background; and

             (ii)     the inscription ‘ULURU’.

237

Reverse

R154

A circle of raised beads, immediately inside the rim, enclosing the inscriptions:

(a)      ‘THE AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA 1 OZ. 999 SILVER’; and

(b)     ‘2000’;

and surrounding:

(c)      a representation of a kookaburra perched on a wattle branch; and

(d)     as a privy mark:

             (i)      a depiction of coral, a tropical fish and a starfish, superimposed on a depiction of a tropical island; and

             (ii)     the inscription ‘GREAT BARRIER REEF’.

238

Reverse

R155

A circle of raised beads, immediately inside the rim, enclosing the inscriptions:

(a)      ‘THE AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA 1 OZ. 999 SILVER’; and

(b)     ‘2000’;

and surrounding:

(c)      a representation of a kookaburra perched on a wattle branch; and

(d)     as a privy mark:

             (i)      a depiction of 2 dolphins in water; and

             (ii)     the inscription ‘MONKEY MIA’.

239

Reverse

R156

A circle of raised beads, immediately inside the rim, enclosing the inscriptions:

(a)      ‘THE AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA 1 OZ. 999 SILVER’; and

(b)     ‘2000’;

and surrounding:

(c)      a representation of a kookaburra perched on a wattle branch; and

(d)     as a privy mark:

             (i)      a depiction of 2 hands holding a pan, superimposed on a depiction of a gold mine; and

             (ii)     the inscription ‘KALGOORLIE’.

240

Reverse

R157

A circle of raised beads, immediately inside the rim, enclosing the inscriptions:

(a)      ‘THE AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA 1 OZ. 999 SILVER’; and

(b)     ‘2000’;

and surrounding:

(c)      a representation of a kookaburra perched on a wattle branch; and

(d)     a depiction of the Australia 2000 logo as a privy mark.


241

Reverse

R158

A circle of raised beads, immediately inside the rim, enclosing the inscriptions:

(a)      ‘THE AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA 1 OZ. 999 SILVER’; and

(b)     ‘1999’;

and surrounding:

(c)      a representation of 2 kookaburras perched on a branch; and

(d)     the inscription ‘P100’; and

(e)      overlapping representations of the obverse and reverse of a 1998 German 1 Deutsche Mark coin.

242

Reverse

R159

A circle of raised beads, immediately inside the rim, enclosing the inscriptions:

(a)      ‘THE AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA 1 OZ. 999 SILVER’; and

(b)     ‘1999’;

and surrounding:

(c)      a representation of 2 kookaburras perched on a branch; and

(d)     the inscription ‘P100’; and

(e)      overlapping representations of the obverse and reverse of a 1998 Austrian 20 Schilling coin.

243

Reverse

 

R160

A circle of raised beads, immediately inside the rim, enclosing the inscriptions:

(a)      ‘THE AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA 1 OZ. 999 SILVER’; and

(b)     ‘1999’;

and surrounding:

(c)      a representation of 2 kookaburras perched on a branch; and

(d)     the inscription ‘P100’; and

(e)      overlapping representations of the obverse and reverse of a 1995 Luxembourg 50 Franc coin.

244

Reverse

R161

 

A circle of raised beads, immediately inside the rim, enclosing the inscriptions:

(a)      ‘THE AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA 1 OZ. 999 SILVER’; and

(b)     ‘1999’;

and surrounding:

(c)      a representation of 2 kookaburras perched on a branch; and

(d)     the inscription ‘P100’; and

(e)      overlapping representations of the obverse and reverse of a 1998 Dutch 1 Gilder coin.


245

Reverse

R162

A circle of raised beads, immediately inside the rim, enclosing the inscriptions:

(a)      ‘THE AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA 1 OZ. 999 SILVER’; and

(b)     ‘1999’;

and surrounding:

(c)      a representation of 2 kookaburras perched on a branch; and

(d)     the inscription ‘P100’; and

(e)      overlapping representations of the obverse and reverse of a 1998 Belgian 50 Franc coin.

246

Reverse

R163

A circle of raised beads, immediately inside the rim, enclosing the inscriptions:

(a)      ‘THE AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA 1 OZ. 999 SILVER’; and

(b)     ‘1999’;

and surrounding:

(c)      a representation of 2 kookaburras perched on a branch; and

(d)     the inscription ‘P100’; and

(e)      overlapping representations of the obverse and reverse of a 1998 Finnish 1 Markka coin.

247

Reverse

R164

A circle of raised beads, immediately inside the rim, enclosing the inscriptions:

(a)      ‘THE AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA 1 OZ. 999 SILVER’; and

(b)     ‘1999’;

and surrounding:

(c)      a representation of 2 kookaburras perched on a branch; and

(d)     the inscription ‘P100’; and

(e)      overlapping representations of the obverse and reverse of a 1998 French 5 Franc coin.

248

Reverse

R165

A circle of raised beads, immediately inside the rim, enclosing the inscriptions:

(a)      ‘THE AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA 1 OZ. 999 SILVER’; and

(b)     ‘1999’;

and surrounding:

(c)      a representation of 2 kookaburras perched on a branch; and

(d)     the inscription ‘P100’; and

(e)      overlapping representations of the obverse and reverse of a 1998 Italian 1000 Lira coin.

249

Reverse

R166

A circle of raised beads, immediately inside the rim, enclosing the inscriptions:

(a)      ‘THE AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA 1 OZ. 999 SILVER’; and

(b)     ‘1999’;

and surrounding:

(c)      a representation of 2 kookaburras perched on a branch; and

(d)     the inscription ‘P100’; and

(e)      overlapping representations of the obverse and reverse of a 1998 Spanish 100 Peseta coin.

250

Reverse

R167

A circle of raised beads, immediately inside the rim, enclosing the inscriptions:

(a)      ‘THE AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA 1 OZ. 999 SILVER’; and

(b)     ‘1999’;

and surrounding:

(c)      a representation of 2 kookaburras perched on a branch; and

(d)     the inscription ‘P100’; and

(e)      overlapping representations of the obverse and reverse of a 1998 Portuguese 50 Escudo coin.

251

Reverse

R168

A circle of raised beads, immediately inside the rim, enclosing the inscriptions:

(a)      ‘THE AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA 1 OZ. 999 SILVER’; and

(b)     ‘1999’;

and surrounding:

(c)      a representation of 2 kookaburras perched on a branch; and

(d)     the inscription ‘P100’; and

(e)      overlapping representations of the obverse and reverse of a 1995 Irish 1 Punt coin.

252

Reverse

R169

A circle of raised beads, immediately inside the rim, enclosing:

(a)      the inscriptions:

             (i)      ‘1 KILO 999 SILVER’; and

             (ii)     ‘1999’; and

             (iii)    ‘P100’; and

(b)     a representation of a rabbit in a standing position; and

(c)      the Chinese character for ‘rabbit’; and

(d)     a representation, in gold cameo, of 2 overlapping circles enclosing:

             (i)      in the left circle — the symbol for Macau, in green and white, surrounded by the words ‘commemorating the Macau return to the People’s Republic of China on 24 December 1999’, in Chinese characters; and

             (ii)     in the right circle — a representation of the Flag of the People’s Republic of China, in red, surrounded by the words ‘commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the foundation of the People’s Republic of China on 1 October 1999’, in Chinese characters.


Note

1.       Made by the Minister for Financial Services and Regulation on
 4 February 1999.