Following on from my previous excitement of USD vs. AUD comes the rather sad news that the sterling is at a ten year low against the Australian Dollar –

GBP vs. AUD 1997 – 2008

The last time the pound was as weak as this was 1997. The USD is also the weakest it has been against AUD before I was even at high school and as far as I could make the chart go back –

AUD vs. USD 1990 – 2008

Charts from the excellent

PS. The reason there’s not been much updates is due to the camera dropping incident in Prague – a new sturdier camera has been choosen – the Olympus MJU 790 SW which is shock proof and water proof – the real test is if it will be us proof! (purchase depends on occurence of global financial meltdown or not).