• Calendar year ending 31 December 1996

    Foreign currency exchange rates for calendar year 1996 foreign currency equivalent to $1 Aust.
    Country Average rate for year ended 30 Jun 96 Average rate for year ended 31 Dec 96 Nearest actual exchange rate 30 Jun 96 Nearest actual exchange rate 31 Dec 96 Currency

    Austria

    7.83

    8.32

    8.46

    8.76

    Schilling

    Belgium

    22.92

    24.37

    24.79

    25.69

    Belgian franc

    Canada

    1.035

    1.0694

    1.0776

    1.0945

    Canadian dollar

    China

    6.1988

    6.3971

    6.4706

    6.5004

    Yuan

    Denmark

    4.3099

    4.5584

    4.6363

    4.7654

    Kroner

    Fiji

    1.0766

    1.1026

    1.1158

    1.1096

    Fijian dollar

    Finland

    3.3971

    3.6101

    3.6589

    3.7273

    Markka

    France

    3.8071

    4.0049

    4.0645

    4.194

    French franc

    Germany

    1.1141

    1.1831

    1.2032

    1.2458

    Deutschemark

    Greece

    180.70

    188.66

    189.87

    197.05

    Drachma

    Hong Kong

    5.8912

    6.0763

    6.1282

    6.1903

    Hong Kong dollar

    India

    25.833

    27.557

    27.563

    28.497

    Indian rupee

    Indonesia

    1755.58

    1840.06

    1855

    1903

    Rupiah

    Ireland

    0.4789

    0.4914

    0.4971

    0.4785

    Irish pound

    Italy

    1206

    1211

    1213

    1224

    Lira

    Japan

    77.66

    85.29

    86.22

    92.7

    Yen

    Kuwait

    0.232

    0.2391

    0.2411

    0.2437

    Kuwait dinar

    Malaysia

    1.9185

    1.9775

    1.9758

    2.0245

    Ringgit

    Malta

    0.2714

    0.2833

    0.287

    0.2892

    Maltese lira

    Netherlands

    1.2475

    1.3275

    1.3513

    1.4007

    Florin

    New Cal/Tahiti

    69.04

    72.64

    73.50

    75.22

    South Pacific franc

    New Zealand

    1.1352

    1.137

    1.1513

    1.1269

    New Zealand dollar

    Norway

    4.8627

    5.0756

    5.1382

    5.162

    Kroner

    Pakistan

    25.21

    27.97

    27.54

    31.89

    Pakistani rupee

    PNG

    1.0195

    1.0383

    1.0222

    1.0799

    Kina

    Philippines

    18.918

    19.68

    19.83

    20.104

    Philippine peso

    Portugal

    115.63

    121.16

    123.55

    125.31

    Escudo

    Singapore

    1.0756

    1.1067

    1.1157

    1.1191

    Singapore dollar

    Solomon Islands

    2.9444

    3.3978

    3.4593

    3.7715

    Si dollar

    South Africa

    94.36

    99.38

    101.00

    104.89

    Rand

    Spain

    40.03

    42.92

    44.03

    45.27

    Peseta

    Sri Lanka

    5.2150

    5.2685

    5.2447

    5.5073

    Sri Lankan rupee

    Sweden

    0.9077

    0.9714

    0.9878

    1.0805

    Kronor

    Switzerland

    19.22

    19.94

    20.09

    20.53

    Swiss franc

    Thailand

    0.4912

    0.5023

    0.5101

    0.4721

    Baht

    UK

    0.7572

    0.7814

    0.7875

    0.796

    Pound sterling

    USA

    86.57

    88.44

    88.94

    89.86

    US dollar

    Vanuatu

    7.83

    8.32

    8.46

    8.76

    Vatu

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