Pension 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 option.


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


> Balanced (default)

> Indexed Balanced

> High Growth

> Growth

> Moderate Growth

> Stable











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 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.

* We will be rationalising the number of investment options available to members in 2020 and some Single Asset Class options may close. Please consider this when choosing an investment option. Notification of any closures and the effective date/s will be posted here. Where an option does close, members invested in that option will be notified of their options accordingly.

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