Media Releases

Optus to support Townsville City Council transformation

16 December 2016, 8:45 am

Optus Business has announced a new five-year Managed Services contract to boost the Council’s communication and information technology capabilities. The deal, worth approximately $20 million, will enable vast improvements to the way council does business as well as provide significant digital service channels for the community. John Paitaridis, Managing Director, Optus Business said, “Optus is … Read more

Optus Business Joins Federal Government ICT panel

14 December 2016, 3:51 pm

Optus Business has joined the Federal Government’s Telecommunications Services Panel – an industry panel that delivers a coordinated, whole of government approach to the provision of telecommunications services, including internet connection services. John Paitaridis, Optus Business Managing Director said, “We are delighted to join the Telecommunications Services Panel and support the efficient provision of ICT … Read more

Optus Sport to show Women’s Big Bash League

13 December 2016, 5:52 pm

Optus wishes to clarify details about its media rights to the Rebel WBBL|02 competition. Optus Sport will stream 47 matches of Rebel WBBL|02 via the Optus Sport App and through Yes TV by Fetch. After Network Ten’s coverage of the Rebel WBBL opening weekend proved incredibly popular with audiences around the country, fans can now watch … Read more

Optus expands Melbourne Stars sponsorship

13 December 2016, 9:09 am

Optus is expanding its sponsorship of the Melbourne Stars, becoming the Principal Partner of both Men’s and Women’s teams. This follows an exciting first season for Optus as the Official Mobile Media Partner of the Melbourne Stars Men’s team, which saw the side in their first Big Final after four previous Semi-Final finishes. Ben White, … Read more

Optus commits $5 million to improve mobile coverage in Townsville

8 December 2016, 10:01 am

Optus today revealed plans to spend an additional $5 million to further improve mobile phone coverage across the Townsville region over the next two years. Twelve new towers are planned for The Strand, Townsville Airport, Garbutt, Black River, Alice River, Rangewood, Bohle Plains, Thuringowa Central, Annandale Central Shopping Centre, Annandale North, Nome and Saunders Beach. … Read more