Register of Gifts and Benefits Received by the Governor and Deputy Governor

Period covered: 18 October 2019 to 31 December 2020

The Reserve Bank reports gifts and benefits received by the Governor and Deputy Governor with an estimated value above $100 on this Register, consistent with the guidance from the Australian Public Service Commission. The Register is updated at the end of each quarter.

Reserve Bank of Australia – Gifts and Benefits Register
Date Received Date Recorded Description Recipient Presenter Occasion Estimated Value in AUD Status
26/11/2020 30/11/2020 Annual dinner Lowy Lecture Philip Lowe, Governor Lowy Institute Lowy Lecture >100
4/12/2019 4/12/2019 Bottle of Piper-heidsieck Rare Millesime Champagne 2002 Philip Lowe, Governor Qantas 289 Donated to the Reserve Bank Benevolent Fund
20/11/2019 21/11/2019 Business Council of Australia (BCA) Annual Dinner, Fullerton Hotel, Sydney Philip Lowe, Governor BCA >100
15/11/2019 18/11/2019 The Enchanted Ball, Palladium, Crown Melbourne Philip Lowe, Governor, and spouse Westpac Annual fundraiser ball for the Financial Markets Foundation for Children, of which the Governor is Chair >100
Qantas Chairman's Lounge membership Philip Lowe, Governor, and spouse Qantas >100
Virgin Club membership Philip Lowe, Governor, and spouse Virgin Australia >100
Qantas Chairman's Lounge membership Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, and spouse Qantas >100