Reserve Bank of Australia

65 Martin Place
NSW 2000
GPO Box 3947
NSW 2001

Telephone +61 2 9551 8111 
Fax +61 2 9551 8000  +61 2 9551 8041 
Email [email protected] [email protected] [email protected]
Twitter @RBAInfo

Brief History

In 1911 legislation established the Commonwealth Bank of Australia. Originally it was a commercial bank with a large savings business. In the 1920s, it was given control of note issue and started acting as a central bank. It was

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