If you want to buy travel money in Belconnen, you'll know that Benjamin Street is where you'll find a range of money changers. There are so many options when it comes to exchanging currency. Here we will discuss places that do not charge commissions or fees and places that offer Travel Cards too.

Belconnen has a range of different currency specialists:

  • Travel Money Oz
    : Shop K225, Westfield Belconnen, 18 Benjamin Way
  • Travelex
    : Shop 147, Westfield Shopping Town, Benjamin Way, Belconnen
  • American Express Currency Exchange: 18 Benjamin Way, Belconnen ACT 2617

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Other Currencies

There are certain situations where you could end up getting a better deal at a bank than money changer. Particularly if you are looking to get an uncommon currency. For any other currency aside from USD, EUR, JPY or NZD, banks generally hold a larger stock, which also makes it cheaper and easier to get.

Banks in Belconnen:

ANZ: Shop 136-138 Belconnen Mall, Benjamin Way, Belconnen ACT 2617

CBA: Benjamin Way, Shop 103, Belconnen Mall, Belconnen ACT 2617

Westpac: Level 3, Westfield Shopping Centre, 169/169 Benjamin Way, Belconnen ACT 2617

NAB: Level 3, Westfield Belconnen, 167-168/18 Benjamin Way, Belconnen ACT 2617

To work out if a bank is the cheapest way to buy your currency, make sure you compare exchange rates.

Our Verdict: When buying less common currencies like Hong Kong Dollar (HKD) or Singapore Dollar (SGD), an Australian bank may turn out to be the cheapest option.


Can I send money overseas from anywhere in Belconnen

While you have the option to send money overseas at a bank or money changer, it usually isn’t the best way to transfer money.

There is no one perfect way to send money overseas. There are a lot of different choices so we suggest doing your research online before deciding what is right for you.

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Can I buy a Travel Money Card in Belconnen?

You can buy a travel money card over the counter at most banks or money changers. While buying the travel money card on the spot is seemingly convenient, your name would not be on it. Another way is to order and load your card online and arrange a time and place to pick it up.

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Is there an easier way to find the best deal in Belconnen?

If you’d prefer to have someone else do the running around to find the best exchange rate, you can call The Currency Shop. For amounts over $5,000 we will compare the exchange rates in Belconnen to the best deals in the city and let you know where the most competitive rate is.


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Helping You Save Money on Currency

Buying travel money or transferring money overseas can be expensive and confusing. So how do you make the best choice and get the most out of your money?

An easy way is to use a comparison table for either international money transfers or currency exchange. These tables list and compare the banks with other large foreign exchange companies.

We’ve also put together tons of helpful videosguides and reviews that will help you make the right decision. You can work out a cheaper way of converting currency while still keeping your money safe.