Mobile phone plans
Most phone companies give out subsidies for phones with a 12 or 24- month contract. However, most students bring their own phone and purchase prepaid or post-paid plans.
The major players in Australia are Optus, Vodafone, & Telstra, which provide competitive prices. Plans are diverse and vary greatly. This website will allow you to find the best plan based on what you need:
Remember to bring your personal identification documents (passport, student ID, driver's license) when signing up for a plan.