North Lakes Currency Exchanges Reviewed

Westfield North Lakes has so many places where you can exchange currency. You could either drop by a money changer like Travelex or Travel Money Oz, or you could also use any of the banks. Find out which option will give you the best exchange rate.

 

North Lakes has a range of different currency specialists:

  • Travel Money Oz
    : Westfield North Lakes, 3B Anzac Ave & North Lakes Drive, North Lakes QLD 4509
  • Travelex
    : Kiosk 5A Westfield North Lakes, Anzac Ave, North Lakes QLD 4509

Travel Cards, Money Transfers and Other Situations

Other Currencies

Purchasing uncommon or exotic currencies? Getting it from the bank would be your best option. Typically, money changers don’t hold stock of varied currencies other than USD, EUR, NZD or JPY. This would give you a chance to get a better rate through the bank.

Big 4 banks in North Lakes:

ANZ: Westfield North Lakes, Shop 1205 Westfield Shopping Town, North Lakes Dr, North Lakes QLD 4509

CBA: 101 N Lakes Dr, Mango Hill QLD 4509

NAB: Westfield North Lakes, Shop 1075, Westfield North Lakes Shoppingtown, North Lakes Drive, Mango Hill QLD 4509

Westpac: Cnr Anzac Ave & North Lakes Dr Shop E1/2; Westfield North Lakes, North Lakes QLD 4509

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 the Argentinian Peso (ARS) or Cambodian Riel (KHR), an Australian bank may turn out to be the cheapest option.

Can I send money overseas from anywhere in North Lakes?

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 are many different choices so we recommend doing your research online before deciding what is right for you.

Related:

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Related:

Transferring Money Back to Australia from Overseas

Can I buy a Travel Money Card in North Lakes?

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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Compare travel money providers to find the best deal

I am traveling to the next 5 days As a rule of thumb, the shorter timeframe, the more you could pay.
and I want to exchange $AUD in foreign currency.