Optus commits $6 million to improve mobile coverage at Port Macquarie

27 April 2017, 12:13 pm

Optus today announced a $6 million commitment to improve 4G mobile coverage at Port Macquarie and along the Pacific Highway. Optus spokesperson Eric Albina said the investment is great news for residents, small business operators and tourists wanting to stay connected. “This investment will significantly improve coverage in Port Macquarie by providing better 4G coverage … Read more

$10m mobile infrastructure upgrades underway in Western QLD

26 April 2017, 9:06 am

22 new sites including four mobile black spots locations announced for the region Optus has announced it will build 22 new mobile sites across Western Queensland including 18 via standalone Optus investment and four via the Federal Government’s Mobile Black Spot Program – which will vastly improve mobile coverage to the region. As a result … Read more

Optus commits more than $6 million to improve mobile coverage in Wagga Wagga

20 April 2017, 11:11 am

Optus has announced a $6.3 million commitment to improve 4G mobile coverage in Wagga Wagga and the surrounding Riverina region. In plans announced today, Optus will build new mobile sites in Gumly Gumly, Downside, Lake Albert, Uranquinty, Collingullie, Junee and Marrar in the next two years. Local Wagga Wagga Franchisee, Wally Pasquali, said, “We understand … Read more

Optus completes $2 million mobile coverage upgrade in Dubbo

13 April 2017, 9:01 am

Optus today announced work has been completed to upgrade the 4G Plus network in Dubbo, Narromine and Coonabarabran. Optus Network Manager, Vin Mullins said the $2 million investment is great news for residents and businesses. “We are committed to improving mobile coverage in regional Australia and the completion of this work will deliver the improvements … Read more

Rockhampton flooding update – 2pm Queensland/ New South Wales time

6 April 2017, 1:53 pm

An Optus spokesperson said: Optus has been advised that Ergon Energy has cut electricity to some homes and businesses due to flooding in Rockhampton which may affect NBN services. For any members of the community without a form of communication, Optus staff are outside the Crowley Horticultural Pavilion at the Showground and at the Rockhampton … Read more