Media Releases

Free calls to the UK for Optus customers

23 May 2017, 1:10 pm

Our thoughts go out to everyone affected by the terrible events that have taken place in Manchester. Optus consumer post-paid mobile and fixed customers will receive free standard voice calls to the United Kingdom from 12:01am AEST 24th May 2017 until midnight 28th May 2017. This includes calls to mobile and landline numbers. Calls made … Read more

Optus commits $6.5 million to upgrade mobile coverage in the Hunter Valley

23 May 2017, 10:22 am

Optus today announced work has been completed on the first stage of a $6.5 million investment to improve 3G and 4G mobile coverage and performance in the Lower and Upper Hunter region, including along the New England and Golden Highways. Optus Network Manager, Vin Mullins said this investment is great news for residents, businesses and … Read more

Optus commits more than $6 million to improve mobile coverage in wide bay region

17 May 2017, 1:48 pm

Optus today announced a $6.2 million commitment to improve the 4G Plus mobile network in the Wide Bay region. Optus’ State Manager for Queensland, Mark O’Shea said, “Optus will build several new sites to improve mobile coverage and customer experience across the region for residents, businesses and visitors.” “Optus is committed to improving the network … Read more

Optus keeps SMB customers in the Loop

17 May 2017, 1:00 pm

Optus Loop smashes expensive and cumbersome PABX telephony systems for SMBs Optus has introduced a new telephony system for new small and medium business (SMB) operators that could save users hundreds of dollars annually in costs, while making sure that calls are more easily answered so there’s less risk of new business opportunities being missed. … Read more

Optus keeps customers up to date with My Plan Flex and My Plan Business Flex

5 May 2017, 9:54 am

Optus gives customers the flexibility to lease their handset with the launch of the 24 month Optus My Plan Flex and My Plan Business Flex options. These new leasing plans allow customers to upgrade to a new eligible device after 12 months for $99 if they return their current phone in good working order and … Read more