There are awards for anything nowadays, and that even includes bank notes. The New Zealand $5 bank note has won the official 'Bank Note Of The Year Award' beating out 19 other nominations from around the world.
The note has a dominant orange hue, with one side featuring mountaineer Sir Edmund Hillary, one of the first climbers to reach Mount Everest. While on the other, a native yellow-eyed penguin stands among the stunning, sub-antarctic surrounds of Campbell Island.
A worthy winner?
Here's a look at the other Kiwi notes: