KEEP TRACK OF YOUR USAGE
Our online, SMS and free call tools mean you can check your estimated usage when you're overseas. Plus, if you're on a monthly plan you can see your latest bill or, if you're Pre-Paid, check credit.
You can use any of the tools as many times as you like – there's no charge. So you can always be in control of your international roaming spend.
STAY INFORMED WITH OUR FREE ALERTS
We automatically send alerts every time you roam overseas so you know when your mobile is activated, any extra costs and the pricing for each country you visit.
You’ll also receive usage alerts to help you keep track of how much you are using. Find out more about the alerts Telstra sends you free of charge.
KEEPING THE COSTS DOWN
Here are some other tips to help you save when you’re overseas:
Check call diversions and remove call barring settings
Buy a data pack to reduce your data roaming charges. Data Packs start from $29 for 100 MB.
Tell your friends and family to SMS you while you're away.
Switch off data roaming so email and apps aren't running in the background using data.
Switch off automatic updates and notifications.
Convert home numbers to the international format for Australia it’s +61, followed by the number without the first digit '0'.