Media Releases

Optus and Victorian Government announce additional funding agreement for regional Victoria

31 October 2017, 10:00 am

Multi-million dollar network investment to strengthen Optus coverage in regional Victoria Optus and the Andrews Labor Government have today announced a $16 million funding agreement for Optus to build an additional 25 sites across regional Victoria, addressing some of the regions mobile coverage black spots. The total amount of the co-investment is over $16 million, … Read more

Optus Wholesale adds Home Wireless Broadband to MVNO product suite

30 October 2017, 10:20 am

New technology offers fast and effective home internet access via Optus’ 4G network Optus Wholesale has today launched a Home Wireless Broadband solution for its MVNO partners, with the product capable of offering consumers network speeds comparable to that of a fixed broadband line. The Home Wireless Broadband solution adds to Optus Wholesale’s existing fixed … Read more

iPhone X arrives at Optus on 3 November 2017

27 October 2017, 6:01 pm

Optus today announced customers will be able to pre-order iPhone X from Friday, 27 October at and from Saturday 28 October 2017 in Optus stores. The iPhone X will be available to purchase in stores and online from Friday, 3 November 2017. Optus’ Managing Director of Marketing and Product, Ben White said, “Optus is … Read more

Optus Sport launches new platform to help fans discover their EPL heritage

27 October 2017, 4:29 pm

Optus has launched a new digital platform where Australian sports fans can discover their English Premier League (EPL) heritage and identify the team they were born to support. In collaboration with Ancestry Australia, Optus has created Fancestry, an interactive site that analyses users’ surnames against 20 billion records to identify which team their ancestors are … Read more

Optus Connect5 Rewards Two Australian Filmmakers

25 October 2017, 12:00 pm

Alexi Collins and Michael O’Neill win $10,000 each and a trip to Singapore for their winning short films Optus has today announced the winners of its short film competition ‘Connect5’; Save.My.Soul by Alexi Collins and Joshua Heaton, and Just For A Moment by Michael O’Neill. Both were standout five minute films that encapsulated how lives … Read more