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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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Ordered online, came next day. Couldn't be happier!

Andrea Cook

Currency arrived quickly and in great …

Currency arrived quickly and in great condition. Very happy.

Jerry

The process to purchase foreign …

The process to purchase foreign currency was straightforward and convenient. The currency was delivered on time as promised.

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Very easy process to log into online account and reload currency debit card.

Deborah Berg

Fast delivery!

Fast delivery!

Mary

Great Service

Easy online orders, fast service and united flyer discount ... all great!

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I have sent funds internationally for years with problem. They do an awesome job. This year I was even out of the USA and called their international help line. They made it just as easy as if I were home.

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Travelex Bellevue

My currency was ready on-time and the staff was prompt and friendly. My one complaint is that, even while ordering in advance, the exchange rates are not especially competitive. However, waiving the fee by ordering ahead of time made this a better option than it would otherwise be.

Julia Buck

I ordered online and it arrived on time …

I ordered online and it arrived on time and there was no problem. Thank you.

Lynn Johnson

I ordered it --- they shipped it.

I ordered it --- they shipped it.

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