The Five Dollars denomination of the Australian dollar (written as $5) is served by a banknote for normal daily transactions.
From time to time, the Royal Australian Mint also issues $5 coins for collectors (Non-Circulating Legal Tender, or NCLT).
Effigy of the ruling monarch, legend, date.
||Legend of the ruling monarch, date
Various reverse designs as separately described.
If you keep your coins in 2x2 cardboard holders, the best size for five dollar coins is 39.5mm.