Tips to Get A Great Currency Exchange Rate in Narre Warren

Westfield Fountain Gate is where you’ll find all the currency changers to convert your holiday money. This page shares key tips on ways to get the best deal for your money exchange to buy travel money in Fountain Gate as well as places that don’t charge commissions or fees.

Currency Exchange in Narre Warren

Online

This is usually the cheapest way to buy currency, but you need some time. You can choose where to pick the order up from or get it home delivered.

Home or Office Delivery

  • You can pay by Bpay or bank transfer.
  • It takes up to 7 days depending on your location.
  • Choose your cash denominations like small, medium, large or mixed.

Click and Collect

  • Don't pay by card. There is card processing fee. You can avoid it by using Bpay instead.
  • It takes 2-7 days depending on how you pay and where you pick it up from.
  • Travelex have the most pick-up locations including Australia Post and every major airport.

Money Changers

This is the best way to get currency quickly. You will find them in major shopping centres and towns.

Money Tips

  • The exchange rates are better in your CBD. So it can be worth going there if you're exchanging more than $2,000
  • Always ask for a better rate. We've found you can often get a better deal just by asking, particularly if you're buying more than $100

Narre Warren has a range of different money changers:

Travel Money Oz : Kiosk K121, Westfield Fountain Gate, 352 Princes Hwy, Narre Warren VIC 3805
Travelex : Westfield Fountain Gate, 2022 Magid Dr, Melbourne VIC 3805
American Express Currency Exchange : 352 Princes Highway, Westfield Fountain Gate VIC, Melbourne VIC 3805

Bank

If you need foreign exchange for less common currencies like Thai Baht (THB) or Indonesian Rupiah (IDR), these stores can sometimes hold a limited stock and their exchange rates are less competitive. Contrary to popular belief, using an Australian bank to buy your overseas holiday cash isn’t always the most expensive option. In fact, it can sometimes be the cheapest way to buy it.

The big 4 banks in Narre Warren:

ANZ: Shop 1066 Fountain Gate Shopping Centre, 352 Princes Hwy, Narre Warren VIC 3805

CBA: 352 Princes Hwy E, Narre Warren VIC 3805

Westpac: Westfield Fountain Gate, 352 Princes Hwy, Shop 2101; Fountain Gate Shopping Centre, Narre Warren VIC 3805

NAB: Princes Hwy, Narre Warren VIC 3805

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

Travel Cards, Money Transfers and Other Situations

Can I send money overseas from anywhere in Narre Warren?

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.

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Transferring Money Back to Australia from Overseas

Can I buy a Travel Money Card in Narre Warren?

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.

Related:

Compare Travel Cards

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How to Choose the Best Travel Card for Your Next Trip

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