Media Releases

Eyre Peninsula to benefit from two new 4G mobile towers

21 February 2018, 12:00 pm

Optus today announced it will continue to improve 4G mobile coverage across the Eyre Peninsula, with the completion of two new 4G mobile sites. Optus’ Regional Market Manager for South Australia, Steve Fairfield said, “Optus remains committed to providing fast and effective mobile and internet coverage for customers across the Eyre Peninsula. “In the past … Read more

Catch Group partners with Optus to launch Catch Connect mobile phone service with outstanding offers

21 February 2018, 8:42 am

Melbourne, Australia: Catch Group, a leading Australian e-commerce company, today announced a partnership with Optus to launch Catch Connect, a new mobile phone service offering some of Australia’s most competitive deals on prepaid 30 and 90 day plans. Catch Connect will initially offer prepaid Mobile 30 and 90 day plans and prepaid Data 30 day … Read more

Optus invites all Australian mobile customers to become National Geographic world explorers from their phone or tablet

20 February 2018, 8:30 am

Optus is now offering 30 days’ free access to the National Geographic App on mobile services Optus and National Geographic are inviting customers with any active Australian mobile service to become world explorers by offering 30 days’ free access to the hugely popular National Geographic App. In July, Optus launched the world-first National Geographic App … Read more

Optus Business signs partnership with NICE inContact

6 February 2018, 9:32 am

Industry-leading¹, cloud-based customer experience platform now accessible to Optus Business customers Optus Business has partnered with NICE inContact to deliver NICE inContact CXone™, the company’s cloud-based, customer experience software throughout Australia.   NICE inContact CXone™ improves a company’s ability to capture real-time information across the channels which customers use to contact a business, including online, … Read more

Optus 5G rollout to commence in early 2019

2 February 2018, 11:00 am

Follows 3GPP announcement of phase one 5G standardisation Optus has announced its intention to commence the roll out of 5G technology in Australia by early 2019 with a fixed wireless product in key metro areas. This announcement follows the launch of a successful outdoor trial[1] for 5G New Radio, which showed 2Gbps download speeds using … Read more