• Westpac Consumer Confidence Index (s.a.) for August, m/m, prior was -3.2% to 92.2

Maybe we should call if the Consumer Lack of Confidence Index?

0130GMT -

  • Wage cost index for Q2, expected is +0.6% q/q, prior was +0.5%
  • Wage cost index for Q2, expected is +2.3% y/y, prior was +2.3%


  • Credit card balances for June, prior was $A51.3bn
  • Credit card purchases for June, prior was $A23.5bn

Much later, due in the evening local time (1015GMT) - Speech by Reserve Bank of Australia Deputy Governor Philip Lowe, titled: National Wealth, Land Values and Monetary Policy

Speaking at the University of Western Australia Business School, Perth