2011: $5 - Princes Bridge, Melbourne Silver 1oz
2011: $5 Silver Princes Bridge, Melbourne
The Royal Australian Mint specially made coins for the 2011 Australasian Numismatic Dealers Association Show. The exclusive series, Capital Bridges,
depicted an iconic bridge from each hosting state.
This coin features the Princes Bridge in Melbourne. Princes Bridge, originally Prince's Bridge, is a bridge in central Melbourne, Australia that spans the Yarra River. It is built on the site of one of the oldest river crossings in the city, and forms a gateway into the central city from the south. The bridge connects Swanston Street on the north bank of the Yarra River to St Kilda Road on the south bank, and carries road, tram and pedestrian traffic. The present bridge was built in 1888.
Frosted uncirculated finish. In Quadrum coin holder. 1 Troy Oz 99.9% Silver. Mintage 2000