2009: Australian Antarctic Territory Series: South Magnetic Pole
Australian Antarctic Territory Series #6: 2009 - South Magnetic Pole.
Sixth in series. Perth Mint silver proof commemorative $1 coin featuring the South Magnetic Pole. Design features Douglas Mawson and two Antarctic explorers against a blue-coloured sky.
The coin is struck from 99.9% pure silver in proof quality with colour incorporated in the reverse design, with a limited worldwide release of only 7,500 coins.
Issued as Australian legal tender.
All coins are individually packaged in a blue lacquered metal presentation case, accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.