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Appendix 3B - Shares issued on exercise of options

Document date:  Wed 05 Feb 2003
Published:  Thu 06 Feb 2003 15:49:49
Document No:  200643
Document part:  A
Market Flag:  N
Classification:  Appendix 3B


HOMEX - Melbourne                                                     

                             APPENDIX 3B
                        NEW ISSUE ANNOUNCEMENT


Information or documents not available now must be given to ASX as
soon as available.  Information and documents given to ASX become
ASX's property and may be made public.

Introduced 1/7/96. Origin Appendix 5. Amended 1/7/98, 1/9/99,

Name of Entity
Australia And New Zealand Banking Group Limited

11 005 357 522

We (the entity) give ASX the following information.

You must complete the relevant sections (attach sheets if
there is not enough space).

1. Class of securities issued          Ordinary Shares
   or to be issued                                                  
2. Number of securities issued         140,335
   or to be issued (if known)                                       
   or maximum number which                                          
   may be issued                                                    

3. Principal terms of the securities   Fully Paid Shares
   (eg, if options, exercise price                                  
   and expiry date; if partly paid                                  
   securities, the amount                                           
   outstanding and due dates for                                    
   payment; if convertible securities,                              
   the conversion price and dates                                   
   for conversion)                                                  

4. Do the securities rank equally      Yes, pari passu with existing
   in all respects from the date       ordinary shares.
   of allotment with an existing                                    
   class of quoted securities                                       

   If the additional securities                                     
   do not rank equally, please                                      
   * the date from which they do                                    
   * the extent to which they                                       
     participate for the next                                       
     dividend, (in the case of                                      
     a trust, distribution) or                                      
     interest payment                                               
   * the extent to which they do                                    
     not rank equally, other than                                   
     in relation to the next                                        
     dividend, distribution or                                      
     interest payment                                               

5. Issue price or consideration        SHARES
                                        3,416  At Nil consideration
                                        7,500  at $11.20 each
                                        2,565  at $11.45 each
                                       26,250  at $13.70 each
                                        8,000  at $14.34 each
                                       23,250  at $14.63 each
                                       44,750  at $14.92 each
                                       24,500  at $17.05 each
                                          104  at $18.75 each
                                       Total 140,335

6. Purpose of the issue (if            140,335 shares issued on
   issued as consideration for         exercise of options.
   the acquisition of assets,                                       
   clearly identify those                                           

7. Dates of entering securities           750 shares  02/01/2003
   into uncertified holdings            3,000 shares  03/01/2003
   or despatch of certificates          7,902 shares  07/01/2003
                                        1,447 shares  15/01/2003
                                        2,375 shares  16/01/2003
                                        8,853 shares  17/01/2003
                                        1,875 shares  20/01/2003
                                        9,769 shares  21/01/2003
                                        9,625 shares  22/01/2003
                                       17,962 shares  23/01/2003
                                       18,600 shares  28/01/2003
                                       32,073 shares  29/01/2003
                                       15,625 shares  30/01/2003
                                       10,479 shares  31/01/2003
                                      NUMBER  CLASS
8. Number and class of all     1,512,680,732  Ordinary fully paid
   securities quoted on                      
   ASX (including the                                               
   securities in clause                                             
   2 if applicable)                                                 

                                      NUMBER  CLASS
9. Number and class of all        35,701,398  Options on issue
   securities not quoted                                            
   on ASX (including the          64,016,000  1998 Redeemable
   securities in clause 2                     Preference Shares
   if applicable)                                                   
                                  60,016,000  1998 Redeemable
                                              Preference Shares
                                              (Series 2)

10.Dividend policy (in the case        Same as existing fully paid
   of a trust, distribution            ordinary shares.
   policy) on the increased                                         
   capital (interests)                                              


Items 11 to 33 are Not Applicable

You need only complete this section if you are applying for quotation
of securities

34. Type of securities (tick one)

    (a) X  Securities described in Part 1

    (b)    All other securities

Example: restricted securities at the end of the escrowed period, 
partly paid securities that become fully paid, employee incentive 
share securities when restriction ends, securities issued on expiry
or conversion of convertible securities

    Entities that have Ticked Box 34(a)

    Additional Securities Forming a New Class of Securities
    (If the additional securities do not form a new class, go to 43)

    Tick to indicate you are providing the information or documents

35.     If the securites are equity securities, the names of
        the 20 largest holders of the additional securities,
        and the number and percentage of additional securities
        held by those holders

36.     If the securites are equity securities, a distribution
        schedule of the additional securities setting out the 
        number of holders in the categories
         1 - 1,000
         1,001 - 5,000
         5,001 - 10,000
         10,001 - 100,000
         100,001 - and over

37.    A copy of any trust deed for the additional securities
(now go to 43)

    Entities that have Ticked Box 34 (b)

    Items 38 to 42 are Not Applicable



43. Payment method (tick one)

       Cheque attached

       Electronic payment made
       Note: Payment may be made electronically if Appendix 3B is 
             given to ASX electronically at the same time.
    X  Periodic payment as agreed with the home branch has been 
       Note: Arrangements can be made for employee incentive 
             schemes that involve frequent issues of securities.


1.  Quotation of our additional securities is in ASX's absolute 
    discretion. ASX may quote the securities on any conditions it 

2.  We warrant the following to ASX.

    *   The issue of the securities to be quoted complies with the
        complies with the law and is not for an illegal purpose.

    *   There is no reason why those securities should not be granted

    *   An offer of the securities for sale within 12 months after 
        their issue will not require disclosure under section 707(3)
        or section 1012C(6) of the Corporations Act.

    *   Section 724 or section 1016E of the Corporations Act does not
        apply to any applications received by us in relation to any 
        securities to be quoted and that no-one has any right to 
        return any securities to be quoted under sections 737, 738 or
        1016F of the Corporations Act at the time that we request that 
        the securities be quoted.

    *   We warrant that if confirmation is required under section 
        1017F of the Corporations Act in relation to the securities to 
        be quoted, it has been provided at the time that we request
        that the securities be quoted.

    *   If we are a trust, we warrant that no person has the right to 
        return the securities to be quoted under section 1019B of the 
        Corporations Act at the time that we request that the 
        securities be quoted.
3.  We will indemnify ASX to the fullest extent permitted by law in
    respect of any claim, action or expense arising from or connected
    with any breach of the warranties in this agreement.

4.  We give ASX the information and documents required by this form.
    If any information or document not available now, will give it to
    ASX before quotation of the securities begins. We acknowledge that
    ASX is relying on the information and documents. We warrant that
    they are (will be) true and complete.

T Paine