Calling Australia from NZ (Step-By-Step)

Below you’ll see a quick step-by-step guide on how to quickly and easily make calls to Australia including a way to make cheap calls to friends and family in Australia.

Calling Australia from NZ (Calling To An Aussie Landline)

For international calls dial: 00 + country code + city code + phone number

For example, you would dial 00612XXXXXXXX (or +612XXXXXXXX)

00 = exit code for New Zealand (alternatively you can use the plus ‘+’ symbol)

61 = Australian country code

2 = Area code for NSW

XXXXXXXX = this is the personal number of the person you wish to call

Calling Australia from NZ (Calling To An Aussie Mobile)

For international calls dial: 00 + country code + mobile prefix + mobile number

For example, you would dial: 00614XXXXXXXX (or +614XXXXXXXX)

00 = exit code for New Zealand (alternatively you can use the plus ‘+’ symbol)

61 = Australian country code

4 = Mobile phone prefix in Australia

XXXXXXXX = this is the personal number of the person you wish to call

Australian Area Codes

Area Code Region Tate or Territory Capital City
02 Central East New South Wales (NSW), Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Sydney, Canberra
03 South East Victoria (VIC), Tasmania (TAS) Melbourne, Hobart
04 Mobile Telephones Australia Wide
07 Queensland Queensland (QLD) Brisbane
08 Central and West Western Australia (WA), South Australia (SA), Northern Territory (NT) Perth, Adelaide, Darwin

Now you can call Australia from as low as 1.5 cents per minute

Great news! We’ve made international calling cheaper for Kiwis.

Did you know that you can dramatically reduce your international calls without downloading any software or plugging in a new SIM?

Introducing Digital Calling Cards

Simply select which digital calling card is offering the best rates for where you want to call, purchase your minutes and start calling, it’s super easy.

  • No contracts
  • No hidden fees just a flat per-minute rate
  • 100% prepaid

Now you can finally fend off and sidestep the telco giants their bloated international calling rates and enjoy deep discounts when calling friends and family in Australia.

Call To Australian Landline Numbers From Just 2¢ Per Minute

Tiki Talk

Who is this calling card for?

Tiki Talk is a great option if you tend to call more frequently to Australia and prefer not to have a connection fee.

  • 4¢ per minute to Australian landlines
  • 21¢ per minute to Australian mobiles
  • No connection fees
  • No hidden fees
See Tiki Talk Pricing

Rocket

Who is the calling card for?

If you’re calling to landlines in Australia then the Rocket card is the perfect option, since it comes with a 49¢ connection fee it is priced to give you super low rates over long conversations.

  • 1.5¢ per minute to Australian landlines
  • 20.4¢ per minute to Australian mobiles
  • $0.49 connection fee
  • No hidden fees
See Rocket Pricing

Call To Australian Mobile Numbers For Just 14¢ Per Minute

Need to call Australian mobiles? We’ve got you covered.

Lucky

Who is this calling card for?

Lucky is the cheapest way to call up friends and family on their Australian mobiles with the odd call to landlines. Pay just a flat per-minute calling rate, with no connection fee.

  • 13.4¢ per minute to Australian mobile numbers
  • 6¢ per minute to Australian landline numbers
  • No connection fee
  • No hidden fees
See Lucky Pricing

Need cheap calls to other countries?

All of our calling cards offer great calling rates to more than 190+ countries to both landlines and mobile numbers.

You can also travel abroad to 8 countries and use our phone card service: Australia, the U.S., Canada, Singapore, Hong Kong, Japan, the United Kingdom, and South Africa.

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Frequently Asked Questions

No, our service is 100% prepaid. Simply add more talk time as you need it.

Yes. You can keep the same phone card and PIN for years, simply recharge your card when you need more talk time.

Yes. These cards need to be recharged every 180 days to remain active. If they do expire then you simply need to recharge your card and it is reactivated again.

No, your credit never expires. Any credit you have on your card is carried forward, even if your card has expired.

No, we do not charge you extra for using your mobile to use our service.

No, after you’ve purchased your card we then send you your calling instructions via email so you can start calling.

No, all you need to do is call our local access number and then dial the international number of the person you wish to speak to – it’s super easy.

Have further questions about how our service works?

Call our customer support team on (09) 886 9903