Your PreMixed investment options

With our hands-off and hassle-free PreMixed options, we’ve done the diversification for you.


Join over 90% of members confidently investing in our Balanced option.

Invests in a wide range of assets, including shares, private equity, infrastructure, property, fixed interest, credit and cash. Designed to have medium to long-term growth with possible short-term fluctuations.


Awards and ratings are only one factor to be taken into account when choosing a super fund.

The investment returns shown are for the super (accumulation) product for periods to 30 June 2021. AustralianSuper returns are based on crediting rates. For super (accumulation) products crediting rates are the investment return less investment fees, the percentage-based administration fee (applicable from 1 April 2020) and taxes. Investment returns aren’t guaranteed. Past performance isn’t a reliable indicator of future returns. You can find the investment performance for other periods and for the Choice Income product here.



5 year average return per annum performance.


Return for the 2021 Financial Year.

Investment objectives

To beat CPI by more than 4% pa over the medium to longer term.

To beat the median balanced fund over the medium to longer term.

Minimum investment timeframe:
At least 10 years.

Risk level for time invested

In the short-term (less than 5 years):
HIGH risk.

In the medium-term (5 to 20 years):
MEDIUM risk.

In the long-term (more than 20 years):
LOW risk.

Estimated number of negative annual returns over any 20-year period:
About 5 in every 20 years.

Strategic asset allocation

The strategic asset allocation is effective from 1 July 2021.  Risk level information is effective from September 2021. Allocations or the composition of individual classes and other investment information may change from time to time to suit prevailing market conditions. Investment returns aren't guaranteed as all investments carry some risk. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance.

PreMixed asset allocation by weight November 2021 - pdf, 562KB

Choose the right option for you

Not sure which investment option to go with? Get the know-how to pick the option that suits you best.

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Ready to make your choice?

The easiest way to make your investment choice is by logging into your account, or downloading our mobile app from the Apple Store or Google PlayIf you can’t make your choice online, call us on 1300 300 273, 8am-8pm AEST/AEDT weekdays.

If you don’t make a choice at all when you join, we invest your money in our Balanced option, which is our default option.

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