Virgin Mobile Fair Go Plan 29
+ Nokia Lumia 800 ($8/mth)

Virgin Mobile
 Total Price
$37 per month
Plan: $29 per month
Phone: $8 per month
 Value
$190
Cost of a 2 minute standard national mobile call (incl. flagfall): $2.38
 Data
250MB
 Estimated Minutes
159 per month
WhistleOut estimate is based on average call length of 2 minutes, 0 SMS and 0 MMS per month*
 Contract
24 months
 Fine Print
Depending on your usage, other fees and charges may apply, including early exit fees.
Coverage is provided by Optus. 3G (2100MHz) handsets can access 3G services in Optus 3G coverage area. Requires Dual Band (2100/900MHz) handset in Optus Dual Band areas. Outside these areas, only GSM/GPRS services available within Optus GSM/GPRS network.
$37/mth
Min. Total Cost: $888
over 24 months

Plan Details

Key Points

Positives

  •  Free minutes on same network to any number on network (Unlimited Virgin to Virgin Calls and Text Messages within Australia)
  •  Voicemail included in usage allowance (Free Voicemail in Australia)
  •  International voice calls included in the usage allowance (You can make international calls as part of the monthly included value allowance)
  •  Video calls included in the included value (only available on phones that support video calls)
  •  Rollover - Any unused credits at the end of the month will rollover into the next month
  •  13 / 1300 numbers included in usage allowance
Unlimited Calls - Virgin Mobile to Virgin Mobile within Australia

You can make unlimited calls and send unlimited text messages within Australia to your friends on Virgin Mobile, anytime of day (a 'fair use' policy applies).

Rollover Credit

Virgin Mobile now lets you rollover your unused calls and texts each month into the next month's credit. For example, if you have $100 call credit each month in your plan, and you only use $50 worth, the remaining $50 can be added to your next month's credit, giving you  $150.  This rollover credit  is only available for one month, after this time it is lost. Virgin Mobile will rollover your unused credit automatically.  Data does not rollover.

Included Calls

The following calls and call types are included in each Fair Go plan monthly usage allowance (included value):

  • Standard voice calls (local, national, mobile)
  • International calls (made from within Australia)
  • Standard SMS in Australia to other mobiles (per text up to 160 characters)
  • Standard international SMS (per text up to 160 characters)
  • Standard MMS in Australia (Photos)
  • Free voicemail within Australia
  • Unlimited calls and text to other Virgin Mobile members within Australia
  • 13 / 1300 numbers in Australia
Not Included

The following call types are not included in your monthly included value amount:

  • Special Numbers
  • Calls to Virgin Mobile Team (25c per call)
  • 18 & 1800 Numbers 16.5c/30 secs (billed per 30 sec) + 20c Call Connection
  • 124RED Directory 49c/30 secs (billed per 30 sec) + 99c Call Connection
  • 333 Dialling Under the Influence (25c)

View the Virgin Mobile Terms & Conditions

Rates

Rates (for use within Australia) Cost
Standard flagfall $0.40 per call
Standard national voice call rate $0.99 per minute
Standard national text messages (SMS) $0.00 each
Standard national multimedia messages (MMS) $0.60 each
Standard video flagfall $0.40 per call
Standard national video call rate $0.99 per minute

Data Packs

Description Cost Data Excess Contract
$5 per month $5 per month 500MB $0.052 per MB Monthly
$10 per month $10 per month 1GB $0.052 per MB Monthly
$20 per month $20 per month 2GB $0.052 per MB Monthly
$30 per month $30 per month 3GB $0.052 per MB Monthly

Full Cost Breakdown

Description Upfront Monthly Total
(Over 24 months)
 Plan Fair Go Plan 29 - $29.00 $696.00
 Phone Nokia Lumia 800 - $8.00 $192.00
 Data 250MB (included) - - -
Grand Total $0.00 $37.00 $888.00

Other Phones Available

Contract Terms:
Sort Phones:
LG Optimus
3G Quad-band phone with Wifi and Bluetooth. Sleek faux metal finish.
$0
upfront
LG Optimus Black
Mid-range Froyo device with 4 inch screen and 1GHz processor
$0
upfront
Nokia Lumia 800
Nokia's first Windows Phone. Unique design and fast with 3.7" screen
$8
per month

More about Virgin Mobile

Virgin Mobile Australia was launched in October 2000 and became a a wholly owned subsiduary of Optus in 2006. They employ over 600 people and have over 600,000 customers in Australia. Virgin Mobile services operate on the Optus network and they continue to maintain a cheeky, fun and fair attitude.

Virgin Mobile offer a range of competitive mobile phones and mobile plans and are a popular carrier on our site.

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