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You may download, display, print or reproduce material on this microsite in unaltered form for the purposes of education, research and study and for other personal, non-commercial use, in each case with proper attribution given to the Reserve Bank of Australia. Other than for any use permitted under the Copyright Act 1968, all other rights are reserved.

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This resource may contain links to third party websites and resources. The NSW Department of Education and Communities is not responsible for the condition or content of these sites or resources as they are not under the control of the Department.

This microsite contains links to the websites of other organisations both within and outside Australia. The Reserve Bank does not provide any warranty in relation to, or take any responsibility for, the content or any other aspect of those websites.

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While the Reserve Bank will make every reasonable effort to maintain up-to-date and accurate information on this microsite, visitors should be aware that the Bank accepts no responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of any material contained on this microsite and recommends that visitors exercise their own care and judgment with respect to its use.

Links to websites of other organisations are provided to assist visitors with obtaining information available on those websites but the Reserve Bank is not responsible for the content or any other aspect of those websites.

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