Pre-Paid Mobile Broadband

Your data is on a roll.

Recharge between $23 and $70 to roll over your unused data for use within your next recharge on Telstra Pre-Paid Broadband.
For use in Australia.
Data overload: endless streams of information pouring in, filling up the days, and stretching into infinity.

Device & SIM Starter Kits

Our Mobile Broadband plan gives you included Pre-Paid data to use in Australia. Get started with one of our wireless internet devices, which includes a Pre-Paid SIM card (already inserted). Simply activate your SIM card to start using your new mobile broadband device.

SIM starter kits

Choose a SIM Starter Kit and get started with your own dongle, laptop or tablet. Our Pre-Paid SIM Starter Kit includes single SIM card in all sizes: standard, micro and nano. Once you've purchased your SIM Starter Kit, you can activate on Pre-Paid Mobile Broadband plan. All inclusions for use in Australia. Note: Don’t forget to check your device is compatible with the Telstra Network.

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  • Winter SIM savings


    35GB for $15/
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    • 28 days expiry.

    • Was $35 now $15

      Offer ends 29 July 2024. New customers only. Future recharges will be full price. Limit two per customer. Online only.

    • Price increases from $35 to $39 from 22 October 2024.
      Learn more
      • 35GB on your first 3 recharges. First recharge by 5 August 2024. Remaining recharges by 7 October 2024. New customers only.
    • Capped 4G and 5G speeds. Download speeds are capped at 150mbps on our 4G and 5G network. Great for most customers’ regular usage including streaming, browsing and social media.
    • $35 SIM Kit

      Inclusions
      • SIM card
      • Recharge you can use after you activate on prepaid plan

  • 100GB for $160/
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    • 12 months expiry.

    • Price increases from $160 to $180 from 22 October 2024.
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      • 100GB on your first recharge. Activate by 5 August 2024. New customers only.
    • Capped 4G and 5G speeds. Download speeds are capped at 150mbps on our 4G and 5G network. Great for most customers’ regular usage including streaming, browsing and social media.
    • $160 SIM Kit

      Inclusions
      • SIM card
      • Recharge you can use after you activate on Pre-Paid plan

  • 270GB for $280/
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    • 12 months expiry.

    • Was $320 now $280

      Offer ends 29 July 2024. New customers only. Limit two per customer. Future recharges will be full price. Online only.

    • Price increases from $320 to $350 from 22 October 2024.
      Learn more
      • 270GB on your first recharge. Activate by 5 August 2024. New customers only.
    • Capped 4G and 5G speeds. Download speeds are capped at 150mbps on our 4G and 5G network. Great for most customers’ regular usage including streaming, browsing and social media.
    • $320 SIM Kit

      Inclusions
      • SIM card
      • Recharge you can use after you activate on Pre-Paid plan

$2 SIM Kit

Our $2 Pre-Paid SIM Starter Kit comes with: 

  • A 3-in-1 SIM card that fits standard, micro and nano sizes.
  • Activate your SIM card on Pre-Paid Mobile Broadband plan
  • Recharge with your chosen recharge amount in future
  • Keep your number when you switch to Telstra, or get a new one.

Recharge your Pre-Paid SIM

The easiest way to recharge and manage your Pre-Paid services is through the My Telstra app, but you can also recharge online.

How to get started

Get more from your mobile broadband

Not sure how much data you need?

Use our handy calculator to find out how much data you need for your dongle, laptop or tablet.

Pre-Paid mobile broadband FAQs

Got a question about your device, data plan or usage? Find the answer you’re looking for in our FAQs section. 

Frequently Asked Questions

It’s a broadband network that runs on the Telstra Mobile Network. You'll need a mobile internet device, either a mobile broadband Wi-Fi device, a mobile broadband dongle, a laptop or a tablet. It helps you connect to the internet where you can access the Telstra Mobile Network. Telstra Pre-Paid Mobile Broadband service allows you to buy a set amount of data and pay upfront. No lock-in contract.

  • Home internet connects you to the web via a fixed broadband network like ADSL, Cable, Velocity or the nbn™ network.
  • Mobile broadband connects you to the internet via the Telstra mobile network, which also serves mobile phones and tablets.

Capped speeds

From 4 April 2023, download speeds will be capped on our 4G and 5G network on some plans.

Plan speeds

Download speeds are capped on our 4G and 5G network on some plans.

Why choose us?

Australia's best 4G network

Our 4G network reaches further and runs faster than any other.

Faster based on national average mobile speeds.

Rollover your data

Roll over your unused data on eligible recharges, just recharge before expiry.

Any unused data will then expire at the end of your next recharge period. For use in Australia.

Not Available on 12-month recharges. For use in Australia.

Manage everything in one place

Download the My Telstra app to save your payment details, keep track of your data usage and recharge on the go.

Be rewarded with Telstra Plus™

Join Telstra Plus and get rewarded just for recharging. Earn points to put towards must-have devices, SIM Kits, accessories and more. Eligibility criteria apply.

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Questions about Pre-Paid Mobile Broadband?

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My Telstra app

View your services, pay your bill, troubleshoot tech issues, contact us via messaging and much more.

Support

More information about pre-paid mobile broadband can be found in our Support section.

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