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What is AUD?

Australian dollar - AUD.

What is AUD... it's Australian dollar $.

Australian money - 2 dollars.

Long ago Australian money was different.

AUD as Australian dollar

The Australian dollar AUD is the official currency of Australia and it is used in Tuvalu (alongside Tuvaluan dollar), Nauru, Kiribati (alongside Kiribati dollar) and 7 Aussie territories (Ashmore and Cartier Islands, Australian Antarctic Territory, Christmas Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Coral Sea Islands, Heard Island and McDonald Islands, Norfolk Island. The ISO-4217 code for the Australian dollar is AUD, and the currency symbol is AU$. 1 Australian Dollar is subdivided into 100 cents.

Currency fact sheet

Australian dollar fact sheet.
Name Australian dollar
ISO 4217 code AUD
Sign $
Symbol $ A$ AUD
Coin 5c, 10c, 20c, 50c , $1, $2
Banknote $5, $10, $20, $50, $100
Central bank Reserve Bank of Australia

More about...

More about Australian dollars.

The Australian dollar is the official currency of the Commonwealth of Australia as well as 7 territories and 3 surrounding countries. The Aussie dollar is symbolized with the "$" symbol and dollar banknotes are printed in $5, $10, $20, $50, $100 denominations.

Unique about of the money in Australia is that the banknotes are printed on polymer as opposed to paper which is the traditional stock for currency banknotes. This polymer is more durable and allows for more advance security features than does its paper counterpart. The Australian currency is also printed in different lengths in order to make denomination differentiation easier. Australia was the first country in the world to issue polymer notes, in 1988.

Colourful bills - Australian currency.

The currency in Australia is dollar.

Picture: Australia 50 cent coin from 1966.

Australian 50 cent coin from 1966.

Exchange rates

What is the Australian dollar rate today?

  1. AUD to BGN
  2. AUD to BRL
  3. AUD to CAD
  4. AUD to CHF
  5. AUD to CNY
  6. AUD to CZK
  7. AUD to DKK
  8. AUD to EUR
  9. AUD to GBP
  10. AUD to HKD
  11. AUD to HRK
  12. AUD to HUF
  13. AUD to IDR
  14. AUD to ILS
  15. AUD to INR
  16. AUD to JPY
  17. AUD to KRW
  18. AUD to MXN
  19. AUD to MYR
  20. AUD to NOK
  21. AUD to NZD
  22. AUD to PHP
  23. AUD to PLN
  24. AUD to RON
  25. AUD to RUB
  26. AUD to SEK
  27. AUD to SGD
  28. AUD to THB
  29. AUD to TRY
  30. AUD to USD
  31. AUD to ZAR

Reserve Bank of Australia

Offering one of the higher interest rates in the major global markets, the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has always upheld price stability and economic strength as cornerstones of its long-term plan. Headed by the governor, the bank's board is made up of six members-at-large, in addition to a deputy governor and a secretary of the Treasury. Together, they work toward to target inflation between 2-3%, while meeting nine times throughout the year. Australian currency interest rate information

Converters and rates

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What is AUD, a currency that is a medium of exchange in countries that use the Aussie dollar. For further information ask Google about the australian currency.

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