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Australia Currency

Money

The unit of currency is the Australian Dollar (AUD), which is divided into 100 cents. Credit cards are widely accepted and ATMs are freely available throughout the country. Banks and bureaux de change exchange most foreign currencies. Banking hours are generally 9.30am to 4pm Monday to Thursday, and 9.30am to 5pm on Friday, but some banks offer extended hours and some are open on Saturday mornings.


Currency Exchange Rates


Australia AUD 1 AUD 5 AUD 10 AUD 100 AUD 1,000
Canada CAD 0.98 CAD 4.92 CAD 9.84 CAD 98.35 CAD 983.51
Ireland EUR 0.70 EUR 3.50 EUR 6.99 EUR 69.92 EUR 699.20
New Zealand NZD 1.04 NZD 5.18 NZD 10.35 NZD 103.54 NZD 1,035.40
South Africa ZAR 9.61 ZAR 48.06 ZAR 96.12 ZAR 961.20 ZAR 9,611.98
United Kingdom GBP 0.60 GBP 3.00 GBP 5.99 GBP 59.95 GBP 599.47
United States of America USD 0.74 USD 3.68 USD 7.36 USD 73.60 USD 736.00

Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.

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