1/2oz Silver Australian Saltwater Crocodile

Key Features:

  • Limited Mintage
  • Produced in Australia by The Perth Mint
  • 1/2 ounce 99.99% pure silver
  • Eligible for precious metals IRAs
  • $0.50 Australian legal tender
  • Respected alternative to U.S. Currency
  • Sought after by investors and collectors around the world

As a trusted and cost effective way of adding pure silver to your portfolio, the 1/2 oz Silver Australian Saltwater Crocodile is an ideal choice for investors.The Australian Saltwater Crocodile is the largest reptile in the world in terms of body mass, and is found in suitable habitats from northern Australia through Southeast Asia to the eastern coast of India. The saltwater crocodile is an extremely formidable and opportunistic predator capable of killing almost any animal that enters its territory, propelling itself through the water with surprising speed. Their sheer enormity makes them the most dangerous of all crocodiles to humans.


The Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and monetary denomination are depicted on this coin’s obverse.


The coin’s reverse depicts an adult Australian Saltwater Crocodile with its jaw open, exposing its sharp teeth. The design includes the inscription AUSTRALIAN SALTWATER CROCODILE, the 2017 year-date, the coin’s weight and fineness, and The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark.

Coin Specs:

  • Mint: The Perth Mint
  • Face Value: 0.50 (AUD)
  • Alloy: 99.99 Pure Silver
  • Weight: 1/2 ounce (15.553 g)
  • Diameter: 32.60 mm
  • Edge: Serrated