NSW Bushfires – Optus Update 24th October 10.30am

24 October 2013, 10:30 am

Network Update: As of 10.30am, there is limited impact to the Optus Network as a result of the NSW bushfires. Power has been restored to our Dudley/Redhead and Bilpin mobile sites and both sites are operational. Our Stockrington site is currently running on generator power. Normal service has resumed in Stockrington and the surrounding areas … Read more

NSW Bushfires – Optus Update 23rd October 6.30pm

23 October 2013, 6:30 pm

Network Update: As of 6.30pm, battery power to our mobile site in Stockrington has failed. As a result, customers in the Stockrington and the surrounding areas of Minmi, Maryland, Cameron Park and Clarence Town may experience inconsistent voice and data service due to this power outage. One site in Bilpin is currently running on battery … Read more

NSW Bushfires – Optus Update 23rd October 4.30pm

23 October 2013, 4:30 pm

Network Update: As of 4.30pm, there are three Optus mobile sites affected by power outages. The mobile site in Stockrington is running on battery power, and still servicing customers. We have taken measures to extend battery life at this site. One mobile site in Bilpin is also running on battery power, and currently still operating. … Read more

NSW Bushfires – Optus Update 23rd October 2.30pm

23 October 2013, 2:30 pm

Network Update: As of 2.30pm, there is a power outage at one mobile site in the Stockrington area. The Stockrington site is now running on battery power, and is currently still servicing customers. We are assessing ways to conserve battery life. We are also working closely with the relevant authorities to deploy a generator to … Read more

NSW Bushfires – Optus Update 23rd October 10.30 am

23 October 2013, 10:30 am

Network Update: As of 10.30am this morning, there is no impact to the Optus Network as a result of the NSW bushfires. Optus’ network operations team will continue to liaise with emergency services and the relevant authorities, and closely monitor the bushfire situation throughout today. Customer and Community Support Update: Optus is offering affected customers … Read more