Great Southern Bank Everyday Account

An everyday account with no monthly fees that gives you access to your money anywhere and anytime you need it.

The Great Southern Bank Everyday Account is a convenient transaction account for everyday spending. The account comes with no monthly account keeping fees, unlimited fee-free everyday transactions and multiple ways to access and use the account including Internet and mobile banking, Apple Pay, Google Pay and Samsung Pay.


Account keeping fee


ATM withdrawal fee


Overseas ATM withdrawal fee


Overseas transaction fee

of transaction value

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Product NameGreat Southern Bank Everyday Account
Monthly account fee$0
Card accessVisa
ATM Withdrawal Fee$0
International ATM Fee$4.50 + 2.95%
International transaction fee2.95%
Monthly deposit required to waive account feeN/A
Contactless PaymentsGoogle Pay, Apple Pay, Samsung Pay

Review by

Alison Banney is the banking and investments editor at Finder. She has written about finance for more than 8 years with her work featured on sites including Yahoo Finance, Money Magazine and Dynamic Business.

Expert review

The Great Southern Bank Everyday Account is designed for everyday spending, with no account keeping fees and unlimited fee-free electronic transactions in Australia.

It offers lots of different ways to spend including a free Visa Debit Card as well as Apple Pay, Google Pay and Samsung Pay. You can also set up a personal PayID for the account to make online transfers without using your BSB or Account Number.

Overseas ATM fees do apply and there’s a foreign transaction fee applied to international transactions too. So if you travel a lot, or if you regularly shop online on overseas sites, you might want to consider the Great Southern Bank Everyday Snap Account instead where you can avoid these fees.

But if saving is your main priority, you can use Great Southern Bank’s Savings Boost feature to round up your everyday purchases and add the remaining money straight into your savings.

Key features

No monthly account keeping fees

With Great Southern Bank you are not charged a monthly fee for your Everyday Account.

Multiple ways to access your account

You can bank in person at any Great Southern Bank branch or Bank@Post, or you can use Internet, mobile and phone banking to manage your funds.

How to apply


Great Southern Bank is an Australian credit union that offers membership to anyone regardless of where you live or work. You can apply for this account online. Eligibility requirements you will be asked to meet include:

  • Minimum age. You must be at least 18 years of age for your application to be accepted.
  • Residency requirements. Membership into Great Southern Bank and the Everyday Account are available for Australian residents with residential addresses.

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    December 19, 2018

    Also what about fees for transferring funds to a different domestic account?

      Avatarfinder Customer Care
      December 20, 2018

      Hi Jarrod,

      Thank you for leaving a question. Transferring funds to a different domestic account usually is free of charge. CUA charges some and very minimal transaction fees if you transfer funds overseas.
      Hop this helps!


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    December 19, 2018

    What about stuff like account statements? Does it cost money to request those?

      Avatarfinder Customer Care
      December 20, 2018

      Hi Jarrod,

      Thanks for contacting finder! If you want to request for account statements, this is free of charge. For statements, these usually are given every four months. If you prefer to receive statements monthly or quarterly, they can set this up for you. Just call 133 282 or visit your local CUA branch.
      Hope this help!


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    December 14, 2018


    I would like to know when using my ‘Everyday Account’ – which ATM can I use and not incur withdrawal fees?



      Avatarfinder Customer Care
      December 16, 2018

      Hi Arthur,

      Thank you for getting in touch with finder.

      For cash withdrawals at no costs, you may do that from rediATMs as well as any CommBank, Westpac, NAB or ANZ ATMs.

      I hope this helps.

      Please feel free to reach out to us if you have any other enquiries.

      Thank you and have a wonderful day!


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