One Dollar 2023 Good Luck, Coin from Australia - detailed information

The one dollar coin circulating denomination (written as $1) was introduced in Australia in 1984, replacing the earlier banknotes. The original reverse design by Stuart Devlin featuring five kangaroos - known in Australia as the "Mob of Roos" design - has not been changed since its introduction.

The denomination is also used by both the Royal Australian Mint and the Perth Mint to issue an extensive range of collector coins, which are legal tender in Australia - such as this one.

This non-circulating $1 coin was issued as part of the Lunar Series of coins to mark the 2023 Chinese Year of the Rabbit (22 January 2023 to 9 February 2023).

Information about: One Dollar 2023 Good Luck, Coin from Australia
MintRoyal Australian Mint Mint MarkNo mint mark Total Mintageunknown
Obverse
Australia / One Dollar 2023 Good Luck - obverse photo

The obverse of the coin depicts the crowned old bust of Queen Elizabeth II facing right, wearing the Royal Diamond Diadem crown worn for her Coronation (effigy known as the "Fifth Portrait" worldwide but "Sixth Portrait" in Australia, where the Queen's portrait by Vladimir Gottwald was fifth).

The Queen also wears the Coronation Necklace; originally made for Queen Victoria in 1858, it was also worn at the coronations (as Queen's Consort) of Queen Alexandra in 1902, Queen Mary in 1911 and Queen Elizabeth (the Queen mother) in 1937.

Unlike on British coinage, the effigy is "uncouped" (includes the Queen's shoulders). In small letters on the left, the artist's initials JC (for Jody Clark).

Running continuously around the rim is the monarch's legend, the date of issue and the face value: ELIZABETH II · AUSTRALIA 2023 · 1 DOLLAR ·.

Obverse Inscription ELIZABETH II · AUSTRALIA 2023 · 1 DOLLAR ·
Reverse
Australia / One Dollar 2023 Good Luck - reverse photo

The reverse of the coin shows at its centre the Chinese character for good luck, (pronounced fŭ under the Pinyin system), surrounded by Chinese-inspired decorations within a circle.

Around the rim outside that circle, a "Lunar Calendar Wheel": the twelve animals of the Lunar Calendar walking counter-clockwise: pig, dog, rooster, monkey, goat, horse, snake, dragon, rabbit, tiger, ox and rat; the rabbit is on top.

The designer's initials BS (for Bronwyn Scott) are near the rim below right.

The face value and the date of issue are on the obverse.

Reverse Inscription
EdgeMilledEdge InscriptionNone
Notes

Finish: Brilliant Uncirculated.
Packaging: in blister card with a $1 Year of the Rabbit coin.
Release date: 1 September 2022.

Included in Set
2023 Lunar Series Year of the Rabbit, mintage unknown, limited to 30,000
2 coins: $1 Year of the Rabbit 2023, $1 Good Luck 2023
See also

Year of the Rabbit 2023 coins issued by the Royal Australian Mint include:
- 5 oz Gold Proof ($500), Year of the Rabbit 2023
- 1 oz Gold Bullion ($100), Year of the Rabbit 2023
- 1 oz Gold Proof Domed ($100), Year of the Rabbit 2023
- 1 kg Silver Proof ($30), Year of the Rabbit 2023
- 1 oz Silver Bullion ($1), Year of the Rabbit 2023
- 1 oz Silver Proof Domed ($5), Year of the Rabbit 2023
- 1/2 oz Silver Rectangle ($1), Year of the Rabbit 2023
- $1, Aluminium Bronze, Year of the Rabbit 2023
- $1, Aluminium Bronze, Good Luck 2023
- 50 Cents, Copper-Nickel, Year of the Rabbit 2023

Showing 41 from a total of 141 coins of type: One Dollar, NCLT
Coin NameMintageEffigyLegend
One Dollar 2022 Royal Agricultural Societies unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II · AUSTRALIA 2022 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2022 Australian Dinosaurs unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II · AUSTRALIA 2022
One Dollar 2022 CWA Centenary unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II · AUSTRALIA 2022
One Dollar 2022 The Smith Family 20,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II · AUSTRALIA 2022
One Dollar 2022 Commonwealth Games (Coloured) 15,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II · AUSTRALIA 2022 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2022 Commonwealth Games - Integrity unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II · AUSTRALIA 2022 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2022 Commonwealth Games - Respect unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II · AUSTRALIA 2022 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2022 Commonwealth Games - Excellence unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II · AUSTRALIA 2022 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2022 Commonwealth Games - Inclusiveness unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II · AUSTRALIA 2022 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2022 Australian Overland Telegraph Line, RAM unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II · AUSTRALIA 2022 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2022 Australian Overland Telegraph Line, Perth Mint 7,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II · AUSTRALIA 2022 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2022 Wallal Centenary 37,500 Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II · AUSTRALIA 2022 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2023 Year of the Rabbit, Perth Mint unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 2023 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2023 Year of the Rabbit, RAM unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II · AUSTRALIA 2023 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2023 Good Luck unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II · AUSTRALIA 2023 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2023 Australian Citizenship unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 2023 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2023 Vegemite Centenary unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II · AUSTRALIA 2023 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2023 Kangaroo Toys unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II · AUSTRALIA 2023
One Dollar 2023 Creatures of the Deep unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II 1952 - 2022 · AUSTRALIA 2023 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2023 Centenary of Legacy unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II 1952 - 2022 · AUSTRALIA 2023 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2023 Anzac Day unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II 1952 - 2022 · AUSTRALIA 2023 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2023 Happy Birthday 5,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II 1952 - 2022 · AUSTRALIA 2023 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2023 Aussie Big Things - The Big Banana unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II 1952 - 2022 · AUSTRALIA 2023 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2023 Aussie Big Things - The Big Blue Heeler unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II 1952 - 2022 · AUSTRALIA 2023 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2023 Aussie Big Things - The Big Jumping Crocodile unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II 1952 - 2022 · AUSTRALIA 2023 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2023 Aussie Big Things - The Big Lobster unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II 1952 - 2022 · AUSTRALIA 2023 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2023 Aussie Big Things - The Big Pineapple unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II 1952 - 2022 · AUSTRALIA 2023 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2023 Aussie Big Things - The Big Swoop unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II 1952 - 2022 · AUSTRALIA 2023 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2023 Aussie Big Things - The Big Tasmanian Devil unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II 1952 - 2022 · AUSTRALIA 2023 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2023 Aussie Big Things - The Giant Koala unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II 1952 - 2022 · AUSTRALIA 2023 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2023 Aussie Big Things - The Giant Murray Cod unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II 1952 - 2022 · AUSTRALIA 2023 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2023 Aussie Big Things - The Giant Ram unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II 1952 - 2022 · AUSTRALIA 2023 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2024 Mob of Roos, Queen Elizabeth II 100,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II 1952 - 2022 · AUSTRALIA 2024
One Dollar 2024 Year of the Dragon, Perth Mint unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II 1952 - 2022 · AUSTRALIA 2024 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2024 Year of the Dragon, RAM unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II 1952 - 2022 · AUSTRALIA 2024 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2024 Good Luck unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II 1952 - 2022 · AUSTRALIA 2024 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2024 Australian Citizenship unknown Queen Elizabeth II - Uncouped Portrait by Jody Clark ELIZABETH II 1952 - 2022 · AUSTRALIA 2024 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2024 Kangaroo Toys unknown King Charles III - Portrait by Dan Thorne CHARLES III · AUSTRALIA 2024
One Dollar 2024 Anzac Day unknown King Charles III - Portrait by Dan Thorne CHARLES III AUSTRALIA · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2024 Australian Olympic Team 30,000 King Charles III - Portrait by Dan Thorne CHARLES III · AUSTRALIA 2024 · 1 DOLLAR ·
One Dollar 2024 Australian Paralympic Team 25,000 King Charles III - Portrait by Dan Thorne CHARLES III · AUSTRALIA 2024 · 1 DOLLAR ·
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One Dollar 2023 Good Luck: Details
CountryAustralia
CurrencyAustralian Dollar
Coin TypeOne Dollar, NCLT
Issued2023
MonarchKing Charles III
EffigyQueen Elizabeth II - Portrait by Jody Clark (Uncouped version)
Face Value1 (x Dollar)
Mintageunknown
Mintage Limit30,000
CurrentYes
MaterialAluminium-Bronze
DesignerBronwyn Scott
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
OrientationMedal Alignment (Axis 0)
Size25.0000 mm
Mass9.0000 g
OCC IDRWKZ-EJNC-VWDP-EXGL
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One Dollar 2023 Good Luck: Photo 2023 Australia Uncirculated Lunar Year of the Rabbit / thumbnail 2023 Australia Uncirculated Lunar Year of the Rabbit
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