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March 31, 2016

Information about the Sky Muster LTSS Service

The Isolated Children’s Parents’ Association  (Qld) has created information for parents when applying for an nbn Sky Muster LTSS Service that may assist members. If you are contacting an RSP/ISP to register your interest for a Sky Muster service and you require an Educational Port, you must ask them about it. They may not offer Education […]

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March 29, 2016

Aerostats to extend remote mobile coverage

Aerostats All Australia (AAA) is proposing to extend Mobile Coverage to the 70% of Australia’s land mass not currently covered by mobile coverage. The AAA solution uses tethered aerostats (balloons) permanently anchored by a tether to an existing mobile base station where fibre optic backhaul exists. The mobile coverage area is extended by the Radio […]

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March 2, 2016

Changes to Mobile Black Spot Programme criteria for Round 2

http://accan.org.au/news-items/hot-issues/1171-changes-to-mobile-black-spot-programme-criteria-for-round-2 The Department of Communications and the Arts (DoCA) has released the Guidelines for Round 2 of the Mobile Black Spot Programme (MBSP). This means that the competitive bidding process for the Federal subsidy of $60 million by the three mobile network providers has now started. ACCAN has compared the Round 1 and Round 2 […]

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February 24, 2016

Australian Government response to the Regional Telecommunications Independent Review Committee report

Australian Government response to the Regional Telecommunications Independent Review Committee report: Regional Telecommunications Review 2015. On 23 February the Minister for Communications and the Minister for Regional Communications jointly released the government’s response to the Regional Telecommunications Review 2015.  The text of the media statement is shown below. The Turnbull Government today tabled its response […]

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