Yes it's true! Windows Live SkyDrive has released in Australia and what it means is you now can get 5GB of free online storage for you documents, pictures, music and videos. And you can even create a shared folder that you're friends can view and a public folder that anyone can view. And the best thing is it's all done securely. So check it out at http://skydrive.live.com and create an account today!
And if you want to follow updates on the technology check out the SkyDrive Team Blog.