Optus and Bell Shakespeare announce winners of 2005 Make A Scene Competition

14 November 2005, 9:00 am

The winners of the 2005 Optus and Bell Shakespeare Make A Scene Competition were announced today by Stephen Cameron, Optus Corporate Marketing Director and John Bell, Artistic Director of Bell Shakespeare. The winners are: Camelia Mowbray, 16, from Penrith High School in New South Wales, National Prize; Caitlyn Livingstone, 15, from Lilydale District School in … Read more

Optus breaks 3G boundaries

14 November 2005, 9:00 am

Optus today launched its 3G services in Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Brisbane’s CBD and Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth airports. Allen Lew, Managing Director, Optus Consumer said Optus had broken the 3G boundary with product differentiators not seen in the Australian market including two Australian firsts and two world firsts. “We are the first Australian mobile operator … Read more

Optus to capture new rural and regional customers

3 November 2005, 9:00 am

Optus announced today its plans to seize more of Australia’s rural and regional broadband customers with its Optus Broadband Satellite service. Following the introduction of the Federal Government’s Higher Bandwidth Incentive Scheme (HiBIS), Optus offers people in the bush a seamless and affordable broadband service – and is now set to capture even more. Stuart … Read more

Optus and Bell Shakespeare Make A Scene Competition

3 November 2005, 9:00 am

46 students around Australia announced on short list Optus and Bell Shakespeare today announced the finalists for the Make A Scene Competition in which students were invited to interpret a Shakespearean phrase and visually represent it in a modern way. The Competition ran from 1 May to 30 September 2005 and attracted over 1,600 entries … Read more

Optus first to launch innovative mobile back-up service

3 November 2005, 9:00 am

Optus today launched an innovative new SIM Backup service offering its post-paid and pre-paid customers, businesses and consumers, a simple and secure solution for backing up contacts stored on mobile phone SIM cards. Optus SIM Backup gives new and existing Optus customers the ability to keep a duplicate copy of the names and numbers saved … Read more