All Australian Coins show a portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on one side, with each having a different image on the reverse.
Below are images of each coin (not shown to scale) in order of value:
Australia was the first country in the world to have a complete system of bank notes made from plastic polymer. These notes provide greater security against counterfeiting, and last four times as long as conventional paper notes.
Australian Five Dollar Note. Front: Queen Elizabeth II. Back: Parliament House and Old Parliament House
Australian Ten Dollar Note. Front: Banjo Patterson. Back: Dame Mary Gilmore
Australian Twenty Dollar Note. Front: Mary Reibey. Back: Reverend John Flynn
Australian Fifty Dollar Note. Front: David Unaipon. Back: Edith Cowan
Australian Hundred Dollar Note. Front: Dame Nellie Melba. Back: General Sir John Monash
Learn about the introduction of
Australia's decimal currency system
Explore the economic factors that are
driving the Australian currency
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and what it means for you
See the various coins and notes that are
currently in circulation within Australia