Can you change this for the parking meter?

  interzone55 27 Oct 11
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http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-15477426

Australia mints the world's biggest, and most pointless, coin

  Covergirl 27 Oct 11

Change it ? You'd need a fork lift just to carry it around.

Not quite pointless - it's a showpiece and a record breaker.

Useless - yes :)

  johndrew 27 Oct 11

I must admit I would like one as a present if the Australians are feeling generous and it would be difficult to lose :-)

  interzone55 27 Oct 11

it would be difficult to lose :-)

Yes, you'd need a pretty big sofa to lose this coin...

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 27 Oct 11

Can someone point me to those cash for scrap gold adverts?

:0)

  Aitchbee 27 Oct 11

Rolf Harris's 'Tie Me Kangaroo Down' & 'Sun Arise' should be etched in, before 'Her Royal Majesty',has a look. 'Two little boys' is also another one to consider.(William and Harry)

  D@ve 28 Oct 11

Well that's A$50,000,000 well spent...

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