2007 New Zealand Tuatara Silver Proof Coin

This silver proof coin is the perfect way to pay tribute to our endangered tuatara.


  • Silver proof coin
  • Features the endangered tuatara
  • Presented in attractive display case
  • Worldwide mintage limit: 4,000

For almost 40 years, this ancient creature was the face of New Zealand's five cent coin and makes a comeback as the star of this special issue.  Presented in an attractive case, this coin will make the perfect gift.

Denomination: New Zealand five dollars (NZD $5)
Composition: Silver (0.999)
Finish: Silver Proof
Weight: 28.28g
Diameter: Approx. 38.74mm
Edge treatment: Milled
Obverse Design: Portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Ian Rank-Broadley, England
Reverse Design: New Zealand tuatara by the Royal Australian Mint
Mint: Royal Australian Mint   
Worldwide Mintage Limit: 4,000 coins