Telstra Australia is Australia’s largest telecommunications company.As a supplier of voice, mobile and television services, the Telstra media corporation is the largest of its kind and has a long history in the country.
As a supplier of voice, mobile and television services, the Telstra media corporation is the largest of its kind and has a long history in the country. Telstra has over 36,000 employees. Customers can find them online at telstra.com.au.
Telstra is Australia's largest provider of fixed-line services, which include home phone, business and other PSTN products. Telstra also owns and maintains the majority of Australia's public telephones. Telstra Mobile is Australia's largest mobile telephone service providers, in terms of both subscriptions and coverage. Telstra also provides internet services for personal and business clients, and is one of the largest
As of May 2016, Telstra has a total of 360 retail stores across Australia. This includes several new 'Discovery' stores, where Telstra has invested millions in redesigning key stores based on local requirements. These designs include new displays, accessory shops, digital tickets and free baristas.
The origins of Telstra
Telstra has a long history in Australia, originating together with Australia Post in 1901 as a government department, the Postmaster-General's Department. Telstra took its present, privatised form in 1975. Telstra is now fully privatised and operates out of its headquarters based in Melbourne.
The name "Telstra" is derived from the word Telecommunication Australia (TEL from Telecommunication and STRA from Australia).
Know more about Telstra
Telstra prepaid, Telstra bigpond, Telstra recharge and Telstra white pages information, price plans and processes can all be found on their website, or by calling them up.
For Telstra webmail, including Telstra bigpond webmail, customers can log into the Telstra my account area of the site for access and information.
Telstra sponsors numerous awards around Australia, including the Australian Business of the Year award, the MYOB Small Business Award, and the National Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Art Award (NATSIAA) which has become known as the Telstra Award.