• 2006 1 Kg Gold Coin Lunar Year of the Dog Perth Mint Bullion 23875
  • 2006 1 Kg Gold Coin Lunar Year of the Dog Perth Mint Bullion 23874
  • 2006 1 Kg Gold Coin Lunar Year of the Dog Perth Mint Bullion 23875
  • 2006 1 Kg Gold Coin Lunar Year of the Dog Perth Mint Bullion 23874
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2006 1 Kg Gold Coin Lunar Year of the Dog Perth Mint Bullion

Buy the 2006 Australian Lunar Year of the Dog 1 Kilo Gold Coin

The Chinese Lunar Calendar is based on a 12 year cycle, each year in the cycle is associated with a different animal. The Perth Mint in Australia started issuing series of Chinese Lunar Calendar Coins, in gold in 1996, which was the Year of the Rat.


  • Struck in 9999 fineness
  • Contains 31.10 troy ounces of fine gold
  • Comes in a protective capsule
  • VAT free!


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Totals are approximate until metal prices are confirmed on the next LBMA fix.

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The 2006 Chinese lunar Year of the Dog ran from Jan 29, 2006 to Feb 17, 2007. This gold bullion coin is from the Australian Lunar Series I by the Perth Mint in Australia. The Perh Mint are respected for their high quality minting and beautiful designs on their bullion coins. These coins are a favourite choice with investors looking to buy gold bullion at a low premium above the spot price. 

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The obverse bears the fourth portrait of Elizabeth II by Ian Rank-Broadley with the inscription ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 3000 DOLLARS


The canine breed used for the model of this year's gold year of the dog coins is the beagle.


Diameter 75mm
Weight 1000g
Denomination 3000 Dollars
Alloy 24 carat gold
Fineness 999.9
Obverse Designer Ian Rank-Broadley
Reverse Designer  
Mint Perth Mint
Mintage  137
Actual Gold Weight 31.1035 troy oz


Terms & Delivery

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Bullion coins are provided as is and on occasion may have some minor scratches or edge knocks. These are not regarded as faulty or damaged goods as their gold content and value as a bullion coin is not affected. Any coin sold for a value less than a 180% intrinsic is considered a bullion coin.

Gold investment products are VAT free. Silver investment products are inclusive of VAT at the current rate unless otherwise stated.

All investment products are based on the live precious metal price. Prices will be fixed once the item has been added to the basket and recalculates just before checking out. 

If your product is not a graded coin and is considered a bullion item it should be noted that these are bought and sold on low premiums over their precious metal content and not solely for aesthetic purposes, therefore some products may have edge knocks and/or marks. These edge knocks and marks do not alter the specifications of the coins.

Please note that all investment products are exempt from the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 and therefore customers do not have the right to cancel their order once the order has been accepted. If customers no longer wish to go ahead with their investment purchase, there is an option to sell the products back to Chard (1964) Ltd instead. View our current buy back prices.

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Delivery Information

We aim to dispatch orders within 48 hours of receiving cleared funds. Our standard delivery methods are as follows

Orders over £60 - Fully Insured Delivery.

  • Within the UK and BFPO - Next day fully insured and tracked. Delivery starts from £6. 
  • International - Royal Mail International Signed / Royal Mail International Tracked / Royal Mail International Tracked and Signed For. Items sent via this method will normally arrive between 3-7 working days. Delivery starts from £15.

Orders under £60

  • Within the UK and BFPO - Royal Mail 2nd Class. Your order will normally arrive within 2-3 working days. Delivery starts from £3.50.
  • International - Royal Mail International Standard. Your order will normally arrive between 3-7 working days. Delivery starts from £6.

If you wish to have your order sent by an alternative method (e.g., Saturday Guaranteed) please contact +441253343081 for more information. Please note, we will not dispatch high value orders over a bank holiday weekend.

For international delivery, please check with your local customs office for more information on custom duty and taxes.

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We offer fully insured delivery on all special delivery options. We do need to pass on the cost of this insurance as it soon adds up shipping high value gold and silver products. 

  • Orders < £1500 there is no additional fee
  • Orders > £1500 we charge a fee in order to cover the increasing costs of insurance. For every £1500 we apply a £1 fee. 

If you require any assistance please do not hesitate to call the showroom on +441253343081 and one of our team can discuss your purchase.