Originally Posted by HarryT
How much does your bank charge to process a cheque in a foreign currency? I'd be very surprised if it were less than $15!
I recently cashed two Canadian checks (for Createspace drop-shipped books) and my bank (it's a credit union) didn't treat it any different than any other check. It was free.
Unless all down under banks are like that, I think I'd shop for a different one.