Your investment choices

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

> Unlisted 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.


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



LifetimePlus is designed to improve the income of retirees at older ages.


By investing some of your pension in LifetimePlus, you can expect to receive an income for as long as you live.


LifetimePlus is able to keep on providing you with an income due to its innovative design. It combines an investment strategy focused on producing tax-effective income and some capital appreciation over time with a unique longevity pool structure to provide three types of income.


Please note, LifetimePlus is unavailable until further notice. The relevant PDS documents will be published once the product is available again. 


* This option is only available for Super members.

**This option is only available for Pension members. 

For the full list of investment options available please refer to the latest Media Super Investment Guide or Pensions Guide PDS.