How much are international calls & texts?

Quick answer

Our UNLIMITED 50GB SIM-only plan, 7-day short term plan and our UNLIMITED 125GB long expiry plan include unlimited standard international talk and text to 28 countries.

The UNLIMITED 65GB and UNLIMITED 80GB plans include unlimited standard international talk and text to 42 countries.

Our UNLIMITED 2GB, UNLIMITED 8GB SIM-only plans and our UNLIMITED 120GB long expiry plan do not include international talk and text and will be charged at our low cost international rates for any international usage.

If you want to call another country or you've used up your extra international minutes, you'll be charged at our low cost international rates and will need additional credit in your account (if you're on a prepaid plan), or will find the charges for any international usage on your next monthly bill if you're on a postpaid plan).

Using AS YOU GO

If you're on AS YOU GO, you'll be charged at our low cost international rates and will need additional credit in your account.

Making an international call

To make an international call from your device while in Australia, you’ll need to follow the below steps:

  1. Press + (on most mobile phones the + symbol is located on the * or 0 button)
  2. Enter the country code (you can get a list of country codes from our international rates page
  3. Enter the area code (If you’re calling a landline) and then the phone number (remove the first 0 if the area code/mobile number starts with 0)

For example:

Making an international SMS

To send an international text from your device while in Australia, you’ll need to follow the below steps:

  1. Press + (on most mobile phones the + symbol is located on the * or 0 button)
  2. Enter the country code of the number you're trying to message.
  3. Enter the mobile number (remember to remove the first 0 if the number starts with 0)

For example:

  • To send an SMS to the New Zealand number of 021 456 7845 you would need to insert the number as +64 21 456 7845 into your phone so it can be messaged.

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