Getting the Best Foreign Exchange Rates in Morayfield

There are several ways to buy travel money in Morayfield. Money changers like Travelex and Travel Money Oz are an option, and there’s also any of the big four banks. But which is the best way to exchange money and save? Let’s explore further in this article.

Currency Exchange in Morayfield

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
  • 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.

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

Morayfield has a range of different money changers:

Travel Money Oz : Morayfield Shopping Centre, Shop 98, 171 Morayfield Road, Morayfield QLD 4506
Travelex : Kiosk 5A Westfield North Lakes, Anzac Ave, North Lakes QLD 4509

Bank

When purchasing less popular currencies, you’ll be better off getting it from the bank. Their exchange rates tend to be better than money changers as they have larger stocks for variety of currencies. This might be the one time where a bank isn’t the worst option.

Big 4 banks in Morayfield:

ANZ: Morayfield Shopping Centre, E2/171 Morayfield Rd, Morayfield QLD 4506

CBA: William Berry Dr, Morayfield QLD 4506

NAB: 171 Morayfield Rd, Morayfield QLD 4506

Westpac: 159 Morayfield Rd, Morayfield QLD 4506

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 such as Jordanian Dinar (JOD) or Malaysian Ringgit (MYR), 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 Morayfield?

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 Morayfield?

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 Cards

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