At Telstra, we're dedicated to supporting the communities in which our customers and employees live and work.

We do not accept requests for grants, donations and sponsorships, however through our programs below, we take pride in giving back to the people and communities that trust us to deliver a more connected Australia.


We believe excellence should be rewarded. That’s why we’ve developed a suite of prestigious awards for the best and brightest in our business community.

Find more information visit the Telstra Business Women’s Awards and Telstra Business Awards websites.

Telstra Foundation is the philanthropic arm of Telstra. We believe in the power of technology to enable all young people to thrive. We are proud to support the non-profits that, with digital at their heart, are creating a brilliant connected future for young people across Australia.

To find out more visit the Telstra Foundation website.

Powered by the Telstra Foundation, Telstra Kids champions local community connections for kids in Australia.

To find out more visit the Telstra Kids Fund website.


Every day, Telstra helps millions of Australians connect to the people and things that matter most to them through our technology and networks.

That’s because we believe the more connected people are, the more opportunities they have to thrive.
Our partnerships reflect and demonstrate our desire to create experiences to bring our customers closer to the things they love.

We have a strong history of partnership with some of Australia’s most celebrated sports and arts institutions including:

  • The tribal sports of AFL, NRL, FFA and Netball
  • The artistic beauty and creativity of The Australian Ballet, the Museum of Contemporary Art, the National Gallery of Victoria, the Australian Chamber Orchestra and the National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Award (NATSIAA)
  • The vibrant Australian music scene with ARIA, TEG and Dainty Consolidated Entertainment.