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The Great Australian
Domain Name Giveaway

As a proud 100% Aussie owned and operated business, we wanted to offer other Australians a simple way to get started online. So we decided to give away 5,000 Australian free domain names for one year. Free domain available to new customers of VentraIP.

Search the Perfect Australian Free Domain Name

Australian businesses and great Australian ideas need to be online now more than ever before. Being a 100% Aussie business ourselves, we understand the importance of having an online presence. To encourage new Australian businesses and ideas to get online, we are offering any new customer a free .au domain name for one year.
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Australia's newest domain name.
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Australia's best selling domain name.
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A recognisable Australian web address.
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A domain name for Australian individuals.
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For Australian non-commercial organisations.
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Australian domain name for charities, foundations and more.
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All FREE Domain Names Include:


Email Forwarding

Automatically forwards email sent to to another email address.
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URL Forwarding

Send website requests for to another website address.
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Free DNS Management

For advance users who want to host a full website and their email using a hosting service.
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No Hidden Costs

Our pricing is transparent and, unlike other domain providers, our added inclusions are all free.

Why Choose VentraIP?

Access competitive pricing, reliable service, excellent customer support, and a range of additional features to enhance your domain name management.

Award Winning

We work hard to deliver the very best service to ensure 100% customer satisfaction.

100% Australian
Owned & Operated

Since 2008, we have become the fourth-largest web hosting and domain name provider in Australia.

Largest Independent
Domain Name Registrar

VentralP is committed to being the market's largest independent solutions provider and domain name registrar.

24/7 Technical

Our Australian technical support team are at your service 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Trusted by Over 300,000 Australians

We are one of Australia’s most loved online solution providers.
2,000+ 5-Star Reviews
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Welcome to The Great Australian Domain Name Giveaway!

We've answered some of the most frequently asked questions.
How do I claim my free domain name?

Before you get started, please note that this offer is only available to new customers of VentraIP and is limited to one free domain name per account. A Fair Use policy also applies.


Follow these simple steps, and your new domain name should be registered and ready to use within minutes:


  1. Check your eligibility to register an Australian domain name below. Having this information handy will speed up the process and avoid delays.
  2. Go to our website and perform a domain search to see if it’s available. When you find a name that you like and it is available, select ‘Register’ and click the purple ‘Continue’ button.
  3. Complete the eligibility information, then click the purple ‘Proceed to Cart’ button.
  4. Enter the coupon code “FREEAU”, then click the Purple ‘Apply’ button and watch your total due today change to $0.00. Then click the yellow ‘Proceed to Secure Checkout’ button.
  5. Complete the account details form. Click the box once you have read our Terms, Policies & Agreements, then click the purple ‘Complete Order’ button.
  6. That’s it! Keep an eye on your emails for confirmation that your new domain name has been registered. If there was a problem with your domain name we will let you know by email as soon as possible.

If you have any problems with your free domain registration, please speak to our friendly team using the Live Chat icon on our website. The offer is limited to one per person.


We will update this page when all 5,000 free domain names have been registered.

What can I do with my free domain name?

Your domain name is your web address and is the representation of your brand or idea online.


We provide a number of free services with every domain name that will allow you to use it straight away without needing to buy anything else.

  • Email Forwarding – Automatically forwards email sent to to another email address. If you don’t already have an email address, we recommend a free Gmail account to get started.
  • URL Forwarding – Send website requests for to another website address. If you go to that address, you will see we have URL forwarded it to our website.
  • Nameserver and DNS Management – For advanced users who want to host a full website and their email using a hosting service.

All of these features can be setup and managed in our control panel.

Am I eligible for an Australian domain name?

The .au namespace is trusted and secure due to the strict eligibility requirements to hold a domain name. Basic eligibility criteria for .au domain names are:


  • and – An active ACN, ABN (sole trader or partnership), state business number or registered trademark, where the name is an exact match, abbreviation or acronym, or has a close and substantial connection to the domain name.
  • – Be an Australian citizen or permanent resident and your name is an exact match, abbreviation or acronym, or be a personal hobby or interest. These domain names cannot be used for business purposes.
  • and – Available to non-commercial organisations such as a registered charity, incorporated association, sporting or special interest club, political party, trade union and other non-profit organisations where the name is an exact match, abbreviation or acronym, or has a close and substantial connection to the domain name.

Full details of eligibility can be found on the auDA Website.

How do I host a website?

You can use your free domain name to point to any web hosting provider in the world, but we would obviously appreciate your support by choosing VentraIP to host your website.


The benefits of choosing us are:

  • 24/7 Australian customer service and technical support.
  • All servers are hosted in Sydney, Australia, on our high-speed network that is optimised for the nbn™.
  • Over 1,000 5-star reviews online at ProductReview, Google and Facebook.

For a massive 50% discount off your first hosting invoice, click one of the links to our three hosting plans below, and we’ll add our 50% off coupon code automatically.

I need help, what can I do?

Check out all of our helpful resources or contact our friendly team for assistance.

  • FAQ – Our frequently asked questions contain heaps of useful information to help get you started.
  • Google – The ultimate problem solver! Put your issue into Google and many times you will find your answer in just a few clicks.
  • Live Chat – Our local team is available to assist you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week via Live Chat. Click the blue chat button down the bottom right corner of this window to get started.
  • Ticket – Login to our control panel and submit a new eTicket to our support team.
  • Phone – Give us a call on 13 24 85 any time.