Woolworths prepaid mobile launches on Monday
Local supermarket chain Woolworths today announced that its new prepaid mobile service – now called Woolworths Connect – will launch this coming Monday. Powered by Telstra's 3G network, Woolworths Connect will offer customers a choice of two monthly recharges options starting from AUD$30.
A AUD$30 recharge includes AUD$650 of national calls, unlimited text messaging and 1.5GB of data.
A AUD$45 recharge is also available, and includes AUD$1,500 of national calls, unlimited text messaging and 3.5GB of data.
The initial SIM will be priced at AUD$2.
Woolworths Everyday Rewards members will receive 10% off every Woolworths Connect recharge in participating stores, respectively placing the two offerings at AUD$27 and AUD$40.50. This discount is only available for customers recharging in-store.
Three mobile prepaid mobile broadband options will also be available, including AUD$14.90, AUD$29.90 and AUD$99.90 recharges offering 1.25GB, 3GB and 10GB of data respectively. The AUD$14.90 and AUD$29.90 offerings will expire over a course of 30 days, while the 10GB is valid for 180 days.
Everyday Rewards members are also eligible for a 10% discount on mobile broadband plans when they recharge in-store.