Banking & Business Hours
Banks open 9.30am-4.00pm Monday to Thursday, 9.30am-5.00pm
on Saturdays. Automatic teller machines(ATM) are widely available.
There is also provision for people travelling for extended
periods to work while in Australia. Visitors can apply for
a special Working Holiday Maker Visa, which is valid for up
to one year and available to people under the age of 30. It
is valid for up to 12 months, allows only casual employment
and has a processing fee of $145.
When collecting the vehicle from the rental company, you will
need to present a major international credit card for credit
identification. With cash rentals, it is customary for the
estimated rental charge (including insurance and petrol bond)
to be paid in advance.
Luggage and hand baggage may be inspected by customs and/or
quarantine officers and airport security inspectors. Hand
baggage is also checked by airport security before passengers
board domestic and international flights.