2008 Inspirational Australians $1 Carded - Mary McKillop
The Inspirational Australian Series recognizes and celebrates the individual achievements and commemorates these unique Australians who have made an extraordinary contribution to our society.
The first coin in this series features Mary MacKillop. Mary MacKillop was a nun and teacher and founded the sisters of St. Joseph, she also set up a school for underprivileged children.
The one dollar coin is packaged on a card with a picture of Mary as released by the Royal Australian Mint.