Warning on fake bills

Augusta Margaret River Times
Police are warning residents to watch out for counterfeit $50 notes.
Camera IconPolice are warning residents to watch out for counterfeit $50 notes.

Margaret River Police have warned residents about counterfeit money doing the rounds in the region.

Using their popular Twitter feed this week, officers said residents should check $50 notes in particular.

“There has been an influx of fake $50 notes handed in to local business in the last week,” police said.

The Reserve Bank’s guide describes common check points used to identify counterfeit money.

Visit banknotes.rba.gov.au/counterfeit-detection/counterfeit-detection-guide for more information.

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