Australia Travel Power Adapter Guide 🇦🇺

Do you need a power adapter when travelling to Australia from the United States? Yes, for most devices you will need a plug adapter and power converter while in Australia. Australia uses the TYPE I electrical plug and socket.

The standard voltage in Australia is 230 V and standard frequency is 50 Hz. You will need a power converter when visiting from the United States to step down the voltage.

⚠️ Safety Tip: Electricity in Australia is 230 V, most devices from the USA will require a power converter to step down voltage!

I Plug

Type I Plug

Usually 10 amps. 15 amps is also sometimes used but not compatible with 10 amp system.

I Socket

Type I Socket

Two flat holes in a V-shape and a grounding hole on top or bottom.

Voltage and Frequency

230v / 50Hz

Power converter is required for most US devices in Australia.

BESTEK Universal Travel Converter

Recommended Adapter

Step down voltage to work with US devices and includes 4 USB ports.

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