Westfield Carindale gives you all the options to find the best exchange rate. But which option should you choose for the biggest savings? We go over essential information about currency exchange with money changers like Travelex and Travel Money Oz, as well as using a bank. Continue reading to find out how to buy travel money in Carindale.

Places to go to buy travel money in Carindale:

  • Travel Money Oz : Kiosk K1.3 Westfield Carindale, 1151 Creek Road
  • Travelex : (Inside Create Travel) Westfield Carindale, 1151 Creek Rd, Carindale QLD 4152
  • Crown Currency Exchange: Westfield Carindale, 1151 Creek Rd, Carindale QLD 4152

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In certain cases, using a bank will get you a better exchange rate. Some currencies do not circulate around as often as others, and it can be more expensive to obtain. In Australia, common currencies are USD, EUR, JPY and NZD. When getting anything other than those currencies, head to the bank.

Big 4 banks in Carindale:

ANZ: Westfield Carindale, 1151 Creek Rd, Carindale QLD 4152

CBA: 925 Sturt St, Ballarat Central VIC 3350

Westpac: Westfield Carindale, Shop 1088, 1151 Creek Rd, Carindale QLD 4152

NAB: Westfield Carindale, 1097/1151 Creek Rd, Carindale QLD 4152

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 Mexican Peso, an Australian bank may turn out to be the cheapest option.


Can I send money overseas from anywhere in Carindale?

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 specific way to send money overseas. Since there are many options for you to choose from, we suggest you do your research online before deciding the right method for you.

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Can I buy a Travel Money Card in Carindale?

Yes, you have the option to buy a travel money card over the counter at most banks or money changers. While buying a travel money card on the spot is convenient, it won't have your name on it. Alternatively, you can order and load your card online and arrange a time and place to pick it up.

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Related: How to Choose the Best Travel Card for Your Next Trip


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

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 Carindale 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.