Media Releases

Optus Wholesale partners with BTB Australia, cements nbn™ reseller agreement

16 August 2017, 12:21 pm

Structures unique offering to deliver nbn™ services via Energy Retailer, WINconnect Optus Wholesale has announced a partnership with BTB Australia that will result in an exclusive nbn™ reseller relationship. As part of the relationship, Optus will deliver nbn™ access which BTB Australia will on-sell to its major retail energy client, WINconnect. John Castro, Vice President, … Read more

Optus partners with local business and community to deliver new tower to the Cadia District

16 August 2017, 10:00 am

Optus, Newcrest Mining’s Cadia Valley Operations, Infigen Energy and Huawei have today announced a funding partnership for the construction of a new mobile tower in the Cadia District, NSW, to help address mobile network coverage issues in the region. The area currently has no dedicated mobile tower support, and it was through a unique collaboration … Read more

Optus Business extends partnership with Department of Agriculture and Water Resources

14 August 2017, 10:07 am

  Three-year $13.6 million contract extension to provide managed ICT services for Federal Government department Optus Business today announced a new three-year $13.6 million agreement with the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources to deliver a range of managed services aimed at increasing collaboration among staff working remotely across Australia and overseas. Optus Business won … Read more

Optus opens entries for Connect5 short film competition

2 August 2017, 4:06 pm

Two aspiring filmmakers to win $10,000 cash and a trip to Singapore Optus has opened entries for its five-minute film competition, Connect5, aimed at Australian filmmakers, videographers, vloggers, animators, or anyone with a creative idea and a smartphone. Filmmakers have until 1 October 2017 to submit an original short film which encapsulates how lives change … Read more

Optus invests $20M in Gold Coast mobile network

2 August 2017, 9:59 am

Optus has announced a $20 million investment in its mobile network across the Gold Coast ahead of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018). As part of the investment Optus will build new mobile towers to improve coverage at Carrara Stadium (two sites), the Commonwealth Games Village, Currumbin and Main Beach. In addition, 62 mobile … Read more