Australian banking hours are from 9.30am - 4.00pm Monday to Thursday, and 9.30am to 5.00pm on Fridays.
Some suburban banks are open on Thursday evenings and Saturday mornings.
Automatic Teller Machines (ATMs) are plentiful and readily available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Australian Banks provide a full range of financial services including currency exchange, all at nominal rates.
Electronic fund transfer machines (EFTPOS) are commonly used at most retail outlets, as well as by taxis, restaurants and hotels, and can be used to access many types of bank accounts and credit cards.