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Old 11th December 2017, 04:13 PM
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As of today, according to xe.com, these are the current rates for AU$1...

- US$ - 0.7525 (down 4 cents in the last 10 weeks)
- GB - 0.5617 (down 3 pence in the last 10 weeks)
- JP - 85.460 (down 4 yen in the last 10 weeks)
- EU - 0.6387 (down 3 cents in the last 10 weeks)
- NZ$ - 1.0908 (up half a cent)

(bank and paypal rates are 2-3% less than the figures above)

The AU$ continues to go down against almost everything else, with just the NZ$ being the only currency doing worse.
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Old 8th January 2018, 05:00 PM
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We've had a good start to the year, with the AU$ up against all of the major currencies.

As of today, according to xe.com, these are the current rates for AU$1...

- US$ - 0.7845 (up 3 cents in the last 4 weeks)
- GB - 0.5790 (up 2 pence in the last 4 weeks)
- JP - 88.824 (up 3 yen in the last 4 weeks)
- EU - 0.6530 (up 1.5 cents in the last 4 weeks)
- NZ$ - 1.0936 (up very slightly in the last 4 weeks)

(bank and paypal rates are 2-3% less than the figures above)
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Old 31st January 2018, 06:50 PM
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I've been watching Bitcoin as it's listed on the same sites that give exchange rates on real money. Looks like BTC is about to crash down below $10,000US, I'm glad noone I know bought BTC or other altcoins.
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Old 4th May 2018, 07:34 PM
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After a good start to the year, we've dropped against all of the major currencies in the last couple of months.

As of today (May 4th), according to xe.com, these are the current rates for AU$1...
- US$ - 0.7524 (down 3 cents since January)
- GB - 0.5551 (down 2 pence since January)
- JP - 82.053 (down 6 yen since January)
- EU - 0.6286 (down 3 cents since January)
- NZ$ - 1.0726 (down 2 cents since January)

(bank and paypal rates are 2-3% less than the figures above)

(edit - I accidentally edited this post instead of replying to it, and didn't realise it until today, August 16th)

As of today (July 6th), according to xe.com, these are the current rates for AU$1...

- US$ - 0.7418 (down another cent since two months ago)
- GB - 0.5601 (up slightly in last two months)
- JP - 82.044 (almost unchanged from two months ago)
- EU - 0.6332 (up slightly in last two months)
- NZ$ - 1.0869 (up one cent in last two months)

(bank and paypal rates are 2-3% less than the figures above)

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Old 14th August 2018, 01:26 PM
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$A is in the toilet at the moment thanks to this Turkey situation. Not the best time to be paying overseas pre orders.
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Old 16th August 2018, 03:56 PM
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The AU$ is indeed falling against the US$ this year (9 cents since January), but not so much against most of the other majors, so it is more that the US$ is gaining strength (yay Trump ), rather than the AU$ weakening.
The Yen is the other one we have fallen heavily against this year, down 9 yen since January. Unfortunately for us toy collectors, those are the two currencies we import most of our toys with.

As of today, according to xe.com, these are the current rates for AU$1...

- US$ - 0.7276 (down 1.5 cents in last month)
- GB - 0.5716 (up 1 pence in last month)
- JP - 80.616 (down 2 yen in last month)
- EU - 0.6387 (up slightly in last month)
- NZ$ - 1.1039 (up 1.5 cents in last month)

(bank and paypal rates are 2-3% less than the figures above)
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