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Telstra SIM Card For Australia

 A Telstra pre-paid international SIM card is a great way to save on cellular service while in Australia. This prepaid SIM gives you a local number and local rates so you will not have to worry about your service provider or phone rental company charging expensive roaming fees. When you use your mobile phone in Australia you'll save a significant amont of money. This Australian SIM Card allows you to control your spending, allowing you to enjoy your trip.

NOTE:Your Australian SIM Card will require a unlocked GSM phone with a frequency of 900/1800. If you do not already own an unlocked GSM phone consider purchasing one along with your SIM Card.

The Telstra Mobile SIM Card For Australia Offers:
  • A local Australian phone number
  • Over sixty four minutes of local calls to get you started
  • No roaming charges
  • No contracts

  • Domestic rates:
    All Domestic rates are billed on a per minute basis. All incoming calls, regardless of where they orginiate are FREE when using your SIM Card for Australia.

    Incoming calls (Even from the USA):

    Outgoing local calls:
    only $0.39 AUD ($0.29 USD)

    Incoming SMS:

    Outgoing SMS(text messages) (within Australia):
    only $0.25 AUD ($0.18 USD)

    Outgoing SMS(text messages) (International):
    only $0.35 AUD ($0.26 USD)

    International Rates:
    All calls back the USA:
    $0.66 AUD ($0.49 USD)

    Service Life:
    As long as you keep a balance on your account, your SIM Card will never expire but If your account reaches zero, your number will be deactivated if the account is not recharged within the 30 day grace period.

    SIM Card Activation:
    Upon arrival in Australia, detach the SIM card from its plastic package and insert it into your phone. When you turn on the phone simply dial 1258884 and follow the prompts to register your service. After dialing 1258884 you will need to give Telstra your phone number, name, and address; it will take thirty minutes to activate your card using the second method. Use the first method to make this process as easy as possible.

    Customer Service:
    After you arrive in Australia if you have any questions about how to use SIM card that are not answered here please call: 1258885

    Calling your new number:
    Your friends and relatives can reach you by dialing: 011 61 4 and the rest of your telephone number without the first zero.

    Sending SMS (text message) to your new number:
    In order to send you a SMS(text message),friends and relatives should dial: + 61 4 then your SIM phone number without the first zero.

    Recharging your SIM card account:
    Your SIM Card for Australia comes with approximately sixty four minutes of talk-time. When you need to add credits (minutes) to your account, you will need to purchase a "Credit Increasing Card"(scratch-card). You can find these scratch cards near the cash register in gas stations, newspaper stands or at a Telestra authorized dealerís store. 

    To recharge your account:
    dial: *600, and follow the instructions to enter your reload code

    To check your account balance:
    dial *611, and choose option 111

    Making Local and International Calls or Send SMS

    Local calls:
    (area code) (phone number)

    Local calls to a cell phone:
    (city/mobile phone area code) (phone number)

    International calls:
    00 (country code) (area code) (phone number)

    Local SMS(text messages):
    (mobile area code) (phone number)

    International SMS(text messages):
    00 (country code) (area code) (phone number)

    It's a pleasure to be a part of your trip as you select your Australia mobile SIM Card from InTouch SmartCards. If you have any other questions please contact us at 800-872-7626

    Above rates in $USD are based on a 1 Australian dollar to every 75 cents US. Exchange rates may vary. Occasionally it may be necessary to substitute another local carrier's SIM Card in the event that the Telstra SIM Card for Australia is unavailable. Please contact us for current availabilty.

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