Information & Facts
Riverside Quay, Southbank
Skydeck: A$17.50 (adults), A$10 (children 4-16). The
Edge: A$12 (adults), A$8 (children). Other concessions are
English is the official language of Australia.
The Australian Dollar (AUD) is divided into 100 cents. Banks and
bureaux de change exchange most foreign currencies. Travellers
cheques are also welcome everywhere, but banks take a small
commission and it is better to take cheques in major currencies
(e.g. US dollars or Euros) to avoid additional charges. Credit
cards are widely accepted and ATMs are freely available throughout
the country. Banking hours are generally 9.30am to 4pm Monday to
Thursday, and 9.30am to 5pm on Friday, but some banks offer
extended hours and some are open on Saturday mornings.
The Skydeck is open daily, from 10am to 10pm; The
Edge may be closed in certain weather conditions