Maximise Your Super

Published: Monday 23rd November 2015

Want to maximise your superannuation savings? Take a look at the listings below for upcoming UniSuper events for ACU staff.

Please contact Administrative Officer (HR Support & Services) Lyna Marasigan on ext 4343 if you have any questions or require further information.

Seminars (Strathfeild)

Retirement Planning

This seminar provides members with the key issues to consider when entering retirement. Whether planning for an immediate retirement or just seeking to gain a better understanding of the central issues, this comprehensive seminar includes information on:

  • accessing superannuation benefits
  • retirement income streams
  • Centrelink benefits overview
  • estate planning considerations
Seminar details

Time: 12 to 1pm
Date: Wednesday 9 December 2015
Location: C2.01, Level 2, Clancy Building 25A Barker Rd, Strathfield CampusRegistration: Please register via the UniSuper website.

A copy of the seminar material will be provided after the sessions.


Unisuper 101 – An Introduction

UniSuper offers flexible products for new and existing members to choose from.  This seminar seeks to introduce (primarily) new employees to the basic fund offering, including details of the defined benefit option versus accumulation alternative.  Issues covered by this seminar include:

  • Membership categories
  • Insurance options
  • Contributions overview
  • Investment options
  • Benefits of UniSuper
Webinar details
Time: 1pm
Date: Wednesday 25 November 2015
Registration: Please register at the UniSuper website.
Generation Y – Super Smart

For Generation Y, now is the time to visualise what type of retirement you seek, and level of funding required to support this outcome.  This seminar takes younger members through the first key steps in developing a solid superannuation savings base from which to steadily grow their retirement nest egg.  Covered in the presentation includes information on:

  • Budgeting
  • Managing debt
  • The benefits of investing in superannuation
  • Investment choice considerations
  • Superannuation contributions and incentives

Webinar details

Time: 1pm
Date: Thursday 26 November 2015
Registration: Please register at the UniSuper website.

Do you have questions about UniSuper options?

UniSuper Consultant Andrew Syarief is available to assist ACU staff from all campus with free general advice on understanding their superannuation options.

Consultations are available through virtual meetings via a GoToMeeting webinar link. This option is available to staff in all location and will enable personalised videoconferencing. Face-to-face meetings are also available at the North Sydney Campus each Friday. These meetings are held in Room 14B, Level 14, Tenison Woods House, 8-20 Napier Street, North Sydney.

To make an appointment to see Andrew, call 0427 303 578 or email

Personal financial advice

UniSuper has qualified financial advisers available for personal appointments to discuss retirement planning and investment strategies, debt management and more. Your first appointment with UniSuper Advice is complimentary. If you choose to proceed, a fixed quote will be provided at the end of the meeting.

Craig Naylor will be at Strathfield Campus on Wednesday, 9 December for face-to-face appointments for personal financial advice in Room C2.31, 2nd Floor, Clancy Bldg., 25A Barker Road, Strathfield.

To make an appointment with Craig, please call the UniSuper Financial Advice Centre on

1300 331 685 or email