Optus has extended its ties with music thanks to a new partnership with music streaming giant Apple Music.

The partnership sees the telco juggernaut exclusively offer up to 12 months subscription of Apple Music for free with various Optus plans.

Available to new and re-contracting Optus customers who purchase and remain on various Optus post-paid mobile plans, the offer gives customers full access to Apple Music, which can be streamed or downloaded for offline playback.

Optus VP, TV, Content & Product Development, Clive Dickens said:

“We are excited to offer Apple Music to Optus customers and help more Australians connect and share the joys of streaming music on our amazing network. 

“With this new exclusive offer, we are aiming to introduce more Australians to the ease and convenience of finding a classic favourite or discovering brand new songs and artists with Apple Music, whether in the car, at home or at work.

“The Apple Music exclusive offer is available on selected great value Optus plans priced for all budgets. Our plans offer fast speeds on Optus’ premium network and incredible data inclusions – with selected plans offering up to 200GB of data for customers who love to stream and download on-the-go.”