Optus delivers more mobile coverage across Australia

24 February 2009, 9:00 am

Optus announced today the Thuraya GSM/Satellite dual mode handset is available in selected Optus retail outlets. Thuraya’s GSM/Satellite dual mode handset will reduce the need for customers in rural and regional areas to carry around multiple or bulky mobile handsets. Thuraya’s dual mode handset allows customers to use the same phone on both the Optus … Read more

Victorian bushfires – update

13 February 2009, 9:00 am

An Optus spokesperson said: Optus continues to work closely with the relevant authorities to restore mobile services as quickly as possible to the affected areas of Kinglake, Gippsland and Marysville to Alexandra As of Friday 13 February 2009 Optus mobile service at Flowerdale and Wandong sites were restored via satellite this afternoon Overnight technicians restored … Read more

Optus gets ‘right behind business’ with new advertising campaign

13 February 2009, 9:00 am

Optus announced today a multi-million dollar advertising campaign – entitled ‘We’re Right Behind Business’ – which will launch nationally on 15 February. The campaign aims to communicate a consistent message to Optus’ business customers, who range from small businesses through to large corporations and government agencies. John Simon, Managing Director, Optus Enterprise and Business Group … Read more

Updates – Victorian bushfires

12 February 2009, 9:00 am

An Optus spokesperson said: Optus continues to work closely with the relevant authorities to restore mobile services as quickly as possible to the affected areas of Kinglake, Gippsland and Marysville to Alexandra As at Thursday 12 February 2009, eight Optus mobile base stations remain out of service in the bushfire affected areas of Victoria. A … Read more

Update – Victorian bushfires

11 February 2009, 9:00 am

An Optus spokesperson said: Optus continues to work closely with the relevant authorities to restore mobile services as quickly as possible to the affected areas of Kinglake, Gippsland and Marysville to Alexandra As at Wednesday 11 February 2009 eleven Optus mobile base stations remain out of service in the bushfire affected areas of Victoria Wherever … Read more