Fastwave Iridium Satellite Prepaid Call Plans - Australia/NZ

Our current prices as of August 2018 for Iridium Prepaid airtime.

Fastwave Iridium Satellite Prepaid Call Plans: Australia – New Zealand ONLY


Fastwave plans for phones based in Australia/NZ. We also offer an international plan for users likely to utilise Iridium services from overseas. Please see International Plans for call rates.

All prices in AUD including GST.


Prepaid 100

Valid 6 months

Prepaid 200

Valid 12 months

PrePaid SIM Card



Prepaid Australian Calls - $ per minute

Calls from an Iridium satellite phone in the Australia / New Zealand region*** to any landline or mobile number in Australia.



Prepaid International Calls - $ per minute

Calls from an Iridium phone in the Australia / New Zealand region***. to any global landline or cellular network number outside Australia.

(Voice calls & Direct Dial Data @ 2.4 Kbps)



Prepaid Iridium to Iridium Calls - $ per minute

For all voice & data calls from Iridium to Iridium within the Australia / New Zealand region. ***



Prepaid SMS/Text Message Service - Each

SMS from Iridium phone to another Iridium phone or email address (160 character limit).



Web based text message to Iridium phone via



Flag fall/Connection Fee

Fastwave has no flag fall or connection fee.



Voicemail & Call Forwarding - $ per minute



Incoming Call Charges

There are no charges for receiving a call on an Iridium satellite phone.



Prepaid Iridium to other satellite systems



Inbound router calls



RUDICS Data Calls - Please contact Fastwave for more information



Terms and Conditions

  • Prices subject to change without notice
  • PrePaid 100 is a 6 month duration (100 Minutes)
  • PrePaid 200 is a 12 month duration (200 Minutes)
  • Plan switches can only be made to higher plans

Prepaid Plan Notes

  • Available with minimum 100 minutes of prepaid calls ($357.00), or in greater amounts
  • Prepaid minutes based on all calls being made from Australia to Australian fixed or mobile numbers. Other call types will reduce total amount of credit
  • Minimum prepaid top-up of 100 minutes applies
  • No monthly fees
  • No minimum monthly usage
  • Billing records available for additional $5 per month
  • Plan must be kept in credit to retain network access
  • Prepaid minutes valid for 6 months (100 Min) or 12 months (200 Min)
  • Unused credit cannot be accrued or rolled over
  • Call to +61 8 6460 7077 to check remaining credit

*** Including Australian Territorial Waters, but excluding Antarctica

Fastwave reserves the right to change prices at any time without notice.


IMPORTANT NOTE: SIM cards on this plan can ONLY make calls within the Australia – New Zealand Region.

Once outside this area calls to any numbers including Emergency Services WILL NOT CONNECT.

Please refer to the Australia – New Zealand ONLY coverage map at the link below:

Australia, New Zealand ONLY - Coverage Map →


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