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!
Usually 10 amps. 15 amps is also sometimes used but not compatible with 10 amp system.
Two flat holes in a V-shape and a grounding hole on top or bottom.
Power converter is required for most US devices in Australia.