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Once you’ve arrived in Adelaide, you’ll want to keep in touch with family and friends back home.

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SIM Cards

Get an Australian phone number by signing up for a phone or SIM card with a local network. Our preferred provider is Vodafone Australia, who have a range of great deals for students, including internet data. Find your nearest Vodafone store here.

When you set up your phone, you'll have to choose:

  • SIM only plan or a plan that includes a phone
  • Prepaid option or a contract

Watch the video below to find out how to get connected.


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International Phone Calls

Infographic on how to make international phone calls from Australia - International prefix to dial outside Australia (0011), country code, local area or city, local phone number you wish to dial

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Internet

Adelaide Free Wifi

The AdelaideFreeWiFi network gives you access to FREE internet in many cafes and public places across the Adelaide city centre. Search the list to find a location near you.

You can also access free internet at most suburban libraries (you’ll need a library card from your local library).

At home

If you want internet at home, you’ll need to sign up for a broadband plan. Popular providers in Australia include:

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Postal Services

Australia Post is Australia’s national postal provider. If you need to send mail or parcels, you can find your closest Australia Post here.

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