Choose the best super fund

Choosing the right super fund could have a big impact on your retirement. AustralianSuper has been named the best performing super fund over the last 10 years1. Find out why.

Performing for you

AustralianSuper has been named as one of the best performing super funds by leading independent agency SuperRatings for both superannuation and account-based pension members.

Factors such as long-term performance and competitive fees are key points reviewed by SuperRatings, and can make a big difference to your retirement balance.

Balanced investment option

Top 3

Performing fund
3, 5, 7 and 10 years
to 30 June 20211

10 years to 30 June 2021

Balanced Option
Median Fund
Choice Income

The Balanced option outperformed the median fund in the SuperRatings survey for super (+1.45%) and the account based pension product Choice Income (+1.54%) over 10 years to 30 June 2021.

Making the right choices now can make a big difference to how much you’ll have when you retire.

Learn more about our performance

We use our size and scale to benefit members

As Australia’s largest super fund, we use our size to secure competitive fees and insurance costs, improving outcomes for our 2.2 million members2. The amount of assets managed by the in-house investment team is increasing, which helps to lower costs, saving our members over $100 million3.

Trusted and recognised

We’re proud to have been consistently ranked amongst the best super funds in Australia by independent agencies.

most trusted

Most trusted

We’re honoured to be Australia’s most trusted super fund nine years running4.


Outstanding Value

Our super and pension products are rated 5 Stars for Outstanding value by Canstar in 20215. One of only 3 funds to receive this award in both super and pension.


  1. Investment returns are not guaranteed. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future returns. Returns from equivalent investment options of the ARF and STA super funds are used for periods before 1 July 2006. Top performing for the 7, 10, 15 and 20 years to 30 June 2021, based on returns for the AustralianSuper Balanced investment option compared to the SuperRatings Fund Crediting Rate Survey — SR50 Balanced (60–76) Index. Returns are updated daily for all AustralianSuper investment options here.

  2. AustralianSuper has a total of 2.56 Million members as at 31 March 2021.

  3. Read more: 2017/2018 Annual Report - AustralianSuper.

  4. Readers Digest Most Trusted Brands – Superannuation category winner for nine years running 2013-2021 according to research conducted by independent research agency Catalyst Research.

  5. AustralianSuper received the Canstar 5-Star Rating for Outstanding Value in Superannuation in 2021 and Account Based Pension Award in 2020. Full methodology available for super here. And methodology for account based pension here. Ratings are only one factor to be taken into account when choosing a super fund.

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