Free calls to Israel, Palestine, and Afghanistan

If you’re a TeleChoice customer with family and friends in Israel, Palestine or Afghanistan, we know that getting in touch is what’s most important right now. That’s why calls are now free from Australia to Israel, Palestine, or Afghanistan.

From 12:01am AEDT tonight (Wednesday, 11 October), we’ll be providing free calls to Israel, Palestine, and Afghanistan to help you get in touch with your loved ones.

This applies for both post-paid and pre-paid mobiles (must have an active recharge) and will be free until 21st November 2023 11:59pm AEDT.

Free calls are from Australia only, and don’t include calls while service is roaming overseas.

The international codes from Australia are:

If you have any questions or would like more information – please do not hesitate to contact us on 1800 83 53 24 9am to 8pm Monday-Friday, 10am to 6pm Saturday and Sunday AEST

Frequently asked questions


All calls that you make from your mobile number to Israel, Palestine, and Afghanistan, are toll free starting the 11th of October 2023 till 24th October 2023.

Toll free voice calls will not appear on your usage summary.

Make sure international calling is enabled on your service and you will be able to make international calls.

If you are not sure if the international calling is enabled on your service, please contact our friendly customer service team on 1800 83 53 24 Option 4 Then Option 1



Free calls are for all TeleChoice Services – SIM only, Pre-paid with an active recharge, Long- Expiry & Phones on plans.

Keep in mind that calls to these regions may not always go through, due to potential infrastructure damage in the region.