1 Dollar - Elizabeth II 4th Portrait - Kokoda Track

1 Dollar - Elizabeth II (4th Portrait - Kokoda Track) -  obverse1 Dollar - Elizabeth II (4th Portrait - Kokoda Track) -  reverse

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Country Australia
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2017
Value 1 Dollar
1.00 AUD = 0.75 USD
Currency Dollar (1966-date)
Composition Aluminium-bronze
Weight 9 g
Diameter 25 mm
Thickness 2.5 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 114211
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Commemorative issue

A War Close To Home - Kokoda Track


4th portrait of Queen Elizabeth II facing right wearing the Girls of Great Britain and Ireland Tiara


Designer: Ian Rank-Broadley

Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS is a British sculptor who has produced many acclaimed works, among which are several designs for British coinage.


Scene from part of the Kokoda Track with Australian Soldiers building and crossing a watercourse on a makeshift bridge


Designer: E. Lewellen


7 shorter smooth segments between 7 reeded segments (11 grooves each)

1 Dollar - Elizabeth II (4th Portrait - Kokoda Track) -  obverse

© Mike Bentley


Royal Australian Mint, Canberra, Australia (1965-date)


This NCLT release by the RAM is part of a four coin set which is included in the Official ANZAC Centenary Coin Program. The set is titled "A War Close To Home".

Through the eyes of a nation not accustomed to conflict at home, war in our otherwise peaceful region still seems hard to comprehend so many years later. This four coin set tells the story of how war arrived in our region and how Australia managed a successful defence against experienced and motivated aggressors.

This particular coin highlights the "Kokoda Track" where Australian and Allied Forces fought the Japanese Army in New Guinea eventually pushing them back before they reached Port Moresby

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
2017  12 002 8.92 UNC in 4 Coin Presentation Card

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