Media Releases

Optus and Uber announce exclusive partnership

30 March 2016, 9:41 am

Optus has today announced an exclusive agreement with global ride-sharing leader Uber. The partnership will see the two organisations collaborate to deliver an exciting range of experiences and exclusive offers, as well as the introduction of Uber as a business travel resource for Optus employees. Steve Long, Director, Local Markets at Optus said the partnership … Read more

Olympic Champion Meares Named Optus Ambassador

29 March 2016, 9:14 am

Optus today announced a partnership with Anna Meares, the most successful female track cyclist in history, ahead of her fourth Olympic campaign in Rio this year. She will star in the second phase of the Relentless Improvement national advertising campaign, launched earlier this year and featuring Olympic champion Usain Bolt. Meares will feature in TV, … Read more

Free calls to Belgium for Optus customers

23 March 2016, 10:47 am

Optus customers who want to contact family and friends following the terrible events in Brussels will be able to make free calls to Belgium throughout March. Optus consumer customers with post-paid mobile or home landline services will receive free standard voice calls to Belgium from 12:01am AEDST Tuesday 22 March until 11:59pm 31 March, 2016. … Read more

Optus Business and Cisco join forces to create disruptive capabilities for Australian Business and Government

17 March 2016, 4:11 pm

Optus Business and Cisco today announced plans to accelerate the development of new technological capabilities to support Australian business and government to become more agile in the innovation economy.  The two companies are aiming to invest $12 million over three years in the local development of capabilities focused on cyber security, cloud, the Internet of … Read more

Optus Unveils plans for the English Premier League

17 March 2016, 11:58 am

Optus Secures Football Partnership with SBS for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Optus today unveiled plans to expand its football offering with the 2018 FIFA World Cup. In a significant milestone for Australian sports fans, SBS will sub-licence the FIFA World Cup to Optus. Optus will transmit live all 64 matches of the 2018 Men’s … Read more