Optus improves network coverage in Port Stephens

25 January 2006, 9:00 am

Optus announced today a further enhancement to its network coverage in NSW with the installation of a new mobile facility at Medowie South in the Port Stephens region of NSW. The facility will enhance Optus GSM network coverage in the Lower Hunter region including Medowie, Richardson Road and the Pacific Dunes Golf Resort. The expansion … Read more

Optus acquires Virgin Mobile Australia

11 January 2006, 9:00 am

Optus announced today that it had acquired 74.15 per cent of Virgin Mobile Australia Pty Limited (“VMA”) from the Virgin Group for A$30 million, increasing the Optus shareholding in VMA to 100 per cent. At the same time, Virgin Enterprises Limited granted Optus a 15-year licence for ongoing use of the Virgin Mobile brand in … Read more