Kotara Currency Exchangers Listed and Compared
Looking for an awesome currency exchange rate in Kotara? There are several places you can choose from to get your currency exchanged. Find out when you should use any of the banks or money exchangers like Travelex or Travel Money Oz for the best savings when you buy travel money in Kotara.
How to exchange currency without getting ripped off
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
- Foreign Xchange usually has better exchange rates than Travelex.
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.
This is the best way to get currency quickly. You will find them in major shopping centres and towns.
- 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
Kotara has a range of different money changers:
Travel Money Oz: Westfield Kotara, 2 Northcott Dr & Park Avenue, Kotara NSW 2289
Travelex: Kiosk 103 Grnd Floor (at the entry to center from main car park), Cnr Park Ave & Northcott Drive, Kotara, NSW, 2289
When exchanging currency through a bank, it is a better option for uncommon currencies. Usually, USD, EUR, NZD and JPY are cheaper to obtain through a money changer. Banks tend to carry a larger stock of a range of uncommon currencies. So you would have a better chance getting a good rate from the bank.
Big 4 banks in Kotara:
ANZ: Westfield Kotara, 1020/21 Park Ave & Northcott Drive, Kotara NSW 2289
CBA: Westfield Kotara, Park Ave, Kotara NSW 2289
Westpac: Charlestown Square, 30 Pearson St, Charlestown NSW 2290
NAB: Westfield Kotara, 66 Park Ave, Kotara NSW 2289
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 Samoan Tala (WST) or Hungarian Florint (HUF), an Australian bank may turn out to be the cheapest option.
Travel Cards, Money Transfers and Other Situations
Can I send money overseas from anywhere in Kotara?
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.
Can I buy a Travel Money Card in Kotara?
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.
Compare Travel Cards
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