Investment options

We understand that members have different investment requirements. That's why Media Super allows you to select an investment strategy designed to assist you in achieving your retirement goals.

Media Super’s investment options provide you with the choice you need to create the best mix of investments to build a portfolio you’re comfortable with. The mix of options you choose should be determined by your investment objectives and profile.

Choose from our wide range of investment options

Unless you choose a different option or mix of options, your superannuation will be invested in the Balanced (MySuper) option.


Offers a range of asset classes to provide different risk/return profiles:


> Balanced (default – MySuper-authorised)


> Indexed Balanced

> High Growth

> Growth

> Moderate Growth

> Stable

> Income Plus

Single asset class

Investment in a single specific asset class only:



> Australian Shares

> Passive Australian Shares

> Australian Small Companies

> Diversified Shares

> Overseas Shares

> Passive International Shares

> Hedged International Shares

> Emerging Markets Shares

> Sustainable Future Shares


Property and infrastructure

> Property

> Global Listed Property

> Global Listed Infrastructure



> Fixed Interest

> Cash


Direct Investment

Take control of your super investment, and choose from:


> ASX300-listed companies

> Exchange Traded Funds

> Term deposits


This Direct Investment option allows you to take greater control and manage how your super is invested, providing you with choice and the flexibility to make the investment decisions yourself.


Certain limits and restrictions apply.


Offers a 'whole of life' approach to investing by combining different types of assets, the proportions of which are changed automatically for you throughout the different stages of your life:


> SmartPath



Learn more about your investment options, including how to make a choice, in our Investments section.