Cook islands minted their first coin in 1972 and today the Perth mint in Australia mints some special silver coins for Cook island
Coins are in nominations of dollares$1.00 $10.00 $50.00
The country also cents.50 ,.20 ..10, 05.
And Gold coins minted 1975 Benjamin Franklin & James Cook to 1992 endangered wildlife series.
Cook island is popular with collectors who prefer proof or uncirculated coins