Where to Find a Good Currency Exchange Rate in Robina

There are a variety of money changers that will allow you to buy travel money in Robina. You'll find Travelex, Travel Money Oz, UAE Exchange and American Express Currency Exchange all within the town centre. Then there's also the option of exchanging money through a bank. But out of all these options, which will you get the best exchange rate from?

Currency Exchange in Robina

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

Robina has a range of different money changers:

Travel Money Oz : Robina Town Centre, 19 Robina Town Centre Dr, Robina QLD 4230
Travelex : Robina Town Centre Dr, Robina QLD 4230
UAE Exchange : Robina Town Centre, B4.73 Bazaar St, Robina QLD 4230
American Express Currency Exchange : 19 Robina Town Centre Dr, Robina QLD 4226

Bank

Unlike USD, EUR, NZD and JPY, it can be more expensive obtaining uncommon currencies through money changers. That’s where you should head to the bank. Generally, banks carry a varied range of currencies and more stocks, making it a cheaper way to get certain currencies.

The big 4 banks in Robina:

ANZ: Robina Town Centre, 4138 Robina Town Centre Drive, 19 Robina Town Centre Dr, Robina QLD 4226

CBA: Robina Town Centre, Robina Town Shopping Centre, 2010 Robina Town Centre Dr, Robina QLD 4230

Westpac: Robina Town Centre, Shop 4128,, Robina Town Centre Dr, Robina QLD 4226

NAB: Robina Town Centre Drive, Robina QLD 4226

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 Swiss Franc (CHF), 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 Robina?

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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Transferring Money Back to Australia from Overseas

Can I buy a Travel Money Card in Robina?

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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