The way you log in to the National Geographic App will depend on your eligibility. Not sure which way to log in? Just enter your mobile phone number into the app and it will tell you what to do next.

Eligible Optus Mobile Phone customers

You can log in with your eligible Optus mobile phone number. One eligible Mobile Phone number gives access to one National Geographic App login. Not sure if you're eligible? We'll let you know after you enter your number within the app, or learn more here.

  1. Open the National Geographic App on your device

  2. Tap Get Started > Yes > Mobile Number

  3. Enter your Optus mobile phone number and tap Submit

  4. Enter the code sent by SMS to your Optus mobile phone

  5. Start exploring

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Eligible Optus Mobile Broadband & Fetch with Optus customers

You can log in with your My Account login details. One My Account login gives access to one National Geographic App login. Not sure if you're eligible? We'll let you know after you enter your details within the app, or learn more here.

  1. Open the National Geographic App on your device

  2. Tap Get Started > Yes > My Account

  3. Enter your My Account login and password. Not sure what they are? Tap the Forgot Password link. If this is your first time using My Account, click the link to register

  4. Start exploring

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Everyone else

If you're not an eligible Optus customer, you can try the National Geographic App with our 30-day free trial.

  1. Open the National Geographic App on your device

  2. Tap Get started > No

  3. You will be asked to provide some details about yourself and your current mobile phone services

  4. Enter the code sent by SMS to your mobile phone

  5. Start exploring

You will remain logged in to the National Geographic App for the rest of your 30-day trial, unless you choose to log out or remove the app from your device. If you need to log back in, you can do so using the number you supplied to sign up to the trial.

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