July 13, 2017

End of Forum messages

Forum VI Conclusions     The final session of the Forum drew on what the attendees were thinking by the end of the forum. It was a well-designed and well-managed session aimed at converging opinion and learnings into key recommendations. The document summarises the recorded recommendations from that session. The Broadband for the Bush Alliance […]

July 12, 2017

Results from breakout discussions

Forum VI The Broadband for the Bush Alliance hosted Forum VI in Freemantle in June 22-23, 2017. Approximately 150 people from a variety of remote and rural communities met to share ideas, gather information and discuss remaining issues in a “state-of-the-nation” style program, peppered with keynotes and reports, about Australian broadband and use. There were […]

July 6, 2017

Post forum information released

Many ideas emerged from the 2017 Forum. This is one. Voices not heard in the Broadband and Digital Inclusion Debates Broadband consumers and organisations from the most disconnected remote and rural areas met in Fremantle last week at the Annual Forum of the Broadband for the Bush Alliance. Typically arguments for Broadband access revolve around […]

June 21, 2017

Successful Indigenous Focus Day 2017

The 2017 Indigenous Focus Day hosted by IRCA and ACCAN was an astounding success with considerable pointed discussions about the Digital Inclusion Issues yet to address and those sucesses celebrated. The discussions elevated the important of connectivity to communities and the benefits of digital activities to communities’ futures.  The forum was a private space for […]

April 19, 2017

The Forum Promotional Campaign has begun

With the Forum just weeks away, the Forum Commitee has begun its promotional campaign. The committee are particularly targetting WA attendees who have a unique opportunity to participate in these important discussions on home turf about local issues. “We look forward to hearing about the local milestones, and meeting the people who made it happen.”, […]