Play for Perks: Facebook Messenger Chatbot Competition

by Online Community Manager ‎2018-02-26 04:47 PM
Posted by (Online Community Manager)
26th Feb 2018, 4:47pm

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Play for Perks!

There's $2.5 million worth of prizes up for grabs until 2 April, thanks to Optus Perks. You could win a year's worth of fuel, a trip for 4 to Port Douglas plus heaps of instant win prizes. We’ve got instant win meals from Sushi Hub and Oporto, as well as Hoyts, Luna Park and Wet’n’Wild Sydney giveaways! All you need to do is complete a not-so-challenging challenge in the Optus Perks bot on Facebook Messenger.


Just for playing you also automatically go in the draw for the chance to win a yacht trip in Italy worth $56,000.


Ready? Hit the button below to play.

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You can’t afford to miss this!

How to play


  1. Click ‘Play for Perks’ to start playing in Facebook Messenger.
  2. Follow the prompts, accept the Terms and Conditions and confirm you’re an Optus customer.
  3. Play up to two challenges per week for 5 weeks until 2.04.18.


AU14+ Optus customers only. Selected prizes at selected times, until allocations last. Ends 2/4/18 11.59am AEDT. T&Cs apply. For more info please visit here.

by Moderator Shauna
‎2018-03-26 05:35 PM

Thanks for letting us know, Elvin Smiley Happy

by New Contributor Johnnyhertz
‎2018-03-27 03:06 PM

Have tried to play 3 times now. Bot almost never responds & when it does it tells me my mobile number isn't an Optus number. Well... it is. Not great.

by Moderator Shauna
‎2018-03-27 06:32 PM

Hey @Johnnyhertz - can you please PM me with your mobile number, full name and DOB? We'll need to get in touch with our perks team to take a look. 

by Visitor eBrumby
‎2018-03-31 08:51 AM


I'm having trouble trying to play. I've given the bot my mobile number, but it won't text me a code. How can I get it to work?

by Moderator Toomey
‎2018-03-31 11:16 AM

Hey @eBrumby, send me a private message with your phone number, full name and DOB. I'll need to send it off to the Perks team to resolve.

by New Member Karel23
‎2018-03-31 11:34 PM

In meesenger it aks me to choose a perk yet will not recognize any I type.  Even copy and paste from the FAQ

by Moderator Ev_
‎2018-04-01 02:00 AM

@Karel23 - If you can send through a screenshot of the error along with your account details - full name, DOB and account number, we'll take a look into this for you.

by New Member Wendygirl
‎2018-04-21 10:36 AM



I won the free fuel for a year - thank you, received Caltex Starcash card yesterday in mail, went to use it last night and it doesn’t work!!!!


Help please!!!!!

by Moderator Toomey
‎2018-04-22 12:46 AM

Hey @Wendygirl, we'll need to have our Perks Team look into this for you. Please send them your details via and someone will follow up asap.