Reference: R 205.
Banknote Description: Five Dollar.
Issue: Australia Circa 1974.
Serial Number: NPT967204
The first five dollar the then Prime Minister ,Mr GC Whitlam a devout republican to remove all mention of Australian Commonwealth from banknotes & coins to “Australia” , this was a very unpopular move in 1974, his thinking still alludes educated people, our currency declined by 2.2% in one act of parliament, leading to the “dismissal” this currency name change, of course played no part in this of calling a double dissolution. WE are to this day call The Commonwealth of Australia in all currency and coins by definition.