You really don't have to go far to find a great deal for your currency exchange in the Gold Coast. Find out how to save money when you buy travel money in the Gold Coast with these tips.

Undiscovered currency specialists that gives you the option to buy travel money in the Gold Coast:

  • Travel Money Oz
    : Pacific Fair Shopping Centre, 1547 Hooker Blvd & Sunshine Blvd, Broadbeach QLD 4218
  • Travelex
    : 20 Cavill Ave, Surfers Paradise QLD 4217
  • UAE Exchange: Centre Arcade, 22/3131 Gold Coast Hwy, Surfers Paradise QLD 4217
  • Crown Currency Exchange: Hooker Boulevard, Shop K4A, Broadbeach Waters QLD 4218

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You can save on currency exchange even through a bank. Most people try to avoid using a bank, but they are the best option for uncommon or exotic currencies. Due to the larger stocks and variety of currencies, bank exchange rates will be comparatively better than money changers.

Here are the big 4 banks in the Gold Coast:

ANZ: Benowa Gardens Shopping Centre Cnr Ashmore & Benowa Rds, Benowa QLD 4217

CBA: 42 Bundall Rd, Bundall QLD 4217

Westpac: 1/118 Bundall Rd, Bundall QLD 4217

NAB: Bundall Square/47 Ashmore Rd, Bundall QLD 4217

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 Malaysian Ringgit (MYR), an Australian bank may turn out to be the cheapest option.


Can I send money overseas from anywhere in the Gold Coast?

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 the Gold Coast?

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

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 the Gold Coast 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.