Optus brings competition to the Central West

30 July 2003, 9:00 am

Residents and visitors to the Central West region in New South Wales have even more reasons to enjoy Optus mobile coverage following the recent addition of nine mobile base stations and the launch of new consumer mobile phone plans. Local Optus representative in Central West, Darren Germon at Network Communications in Dubbo, said that its … Read more

Only Optus Optimises

28 July 2003, 9:00 am

Optus is launching ‘yes Optimiser’, a suite of innovative consumer post-paid mobile phone plans. For the first time in Australia it will be possible to reduce the length of a mobile phone contract with a feature called ‘Rollback’. Optimiser combines several new features to ensure customers get the most from their mobile phone plan: Rollback … Read more

Optus’ global satellite service connects miners

8 July 2003, 9:00 am

Optus announced a significant satellite deal with Ok Tedi Mining Limited to deliver reliable connections for data traffic between its mine in Papua New Guinea and its Brisbane data centre. Ok Tedi Mining is the first customer to use Optus’ new international satellite service, SatData Global, which provides fast and reliable broadband access to remote … Read more

Optus wins Qld Govt tender

7 July 2003, 9:00 am

Optus today announced it has been successful in jointly winning a significant tender to supplymobile services to the Queensland Government. Allen Lew, Managing Director Optus Mobile, said the multi-million dollar tender was a strategic win for the carrier that would benefit all Queenslanders. “Optus congratulates the Government on its ability to leverage the expertise and … Read more

Optus expands mobile coverage in Goulburn area

3 July 2003, 9:00 am

Optus continues to expand its mobile coverage in regional New South Wales with new mobile base stations in the Goulburn area. The sites are located at Black Bobs Creek, Crookwell and Cullerin improving Optus’ mobile coverage to Goulburn and surrounding areas as well as extending coverage along the Hume Highway. Matilda Hayman, owner of Goulburn … Read more