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What to spend your Australian dollars on:

  • Sydney Harbor Bridge Climb

    150 AUD

  • 3-mile taxi ride

    12.50 AUD

  • Tourist t-shirt

    20 AUD

  • Postcard and a stamp

    2.50 AUD

  • Bottle of water

    2 AUD

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Must-sees in Australia

  • Whitsunday Islands
  • The Whitsundays, as they're better known, are a collection of islands in Queensland great for camping, hiking and scuba diving off the Great Barrier Reef.
  • Magnetic Island
  • Wildlife abounds on and around Magnetic Island with over half of its territory designated as national park land. Make sure to get a closer look at the 800 koalas living on the island.
  • Adelaide
  • A hidden gem often missed by tourists in Australia for the first time, Adelaide boasts a vibrant art scene and is also a great jumping off point to Australia's best wine country.

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Being able to order online and pickup at a convenient location at no charge was real plus. This is the second time we've use this service and are very pleased.Robin S.

Excellent. Everything was ready for me to pick up.Janet R.

This was a first time experience but I can say the staff was very professional and informativeCheryle L.

A deep dive on Australian dollars

Up until 1910, Australia used the British pound as its currency, but this was phased out when the Australian pound came into circulation. Finally in 1956, the Australian dollar was born! Since 1988, Australia has been using plastic looking polymer bills, making them a lot harder to tear or lose to the laundry wash. The Australian dollar is now the 5th most traded currency in the world.

More info on Australian dollars

The most commonly used bills in Australian dollars are the $5, $10, $20, $50 and $100 bills.

Explore the exchange rate history of Aussie dollars against the US dollar, or head to our Travelex hub for top tips and insider guides to the nation.

What to consider when ordering your currency online

Thinking about the rate is just one consideration when it comes to getting your foreign currency, but don’t worry because we’re here to help make things really simple for you.

  1. Check the rates – Use our handy currency rate tracker to check how rates change over time 
  2. Think about how much you need – Your budget will help you to work out just how much you need to take with you, depending on how long you’re going for, how many of you are going and how big of a spender you are!
  3. How you want to get your money – If lining up to get your money isn’t your style, then you can order your currency to be delivered direct to your door. Alternatively, if you like to see a friendly face when you get your money, you can pick up at one of our stores across the US.

Buying Australian Dollars Online is Easy


Cash

Cash

Ordering your Australian dollars online is super simple. You’ll be able to pick up your order from over 100 Travelex stores across the US, or have it delivered straight to your door.

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Travelex Money card

Travelex Money card

If you prefer plastic to cash, why not try our Cash Passport? A prepaid card, simply top up with Australian dollars before your trip and use abroad wherever you see the MasterCard logo.

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Excellent service. The currency was ready when I got there. And it was super cheap ordering online. I would definitely use it again!

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Great company great service great delivery in a timely manner. I'm very satisfied.

Cassandra Frasier

Excellent

Excellent, no hassle service, fast no problem delivery! Thank You!

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All of my transactions was…Pleasantly Please!!!

All of my transactions was professionally done. As well in a timely manner. I will be doing business with you again. Also,will be telling much more of my friends. When they’re in need of currency transactions. Thank You Ruby J.R.W.

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Easy and convenient service. Will recommend to friends.

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Excellent service.

Excellent service.

Mary Ann

Great break down of currency into…

Great break down of currency into smaller bills. Delivered when said. We traveled to multiple countries and it was so easy to get multiple currencies.

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Fast, dependable service

Your service is fast, dependable, and save us having to find places overseas to get our currency. Love your refund policy too, although we’ve never had to return I used money. Gives us a reason (as if we needed one!) to return to Europe to spend it!

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