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Internet icon Internet
6 February 2018
A better internet starts with you.
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Spectrum icon Spectrum
30 January 2018
New changes are on the way for a more efficient and transparent spectrum management framework.
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Internet icon Internet
10 January 2018
Watch how communities in Queensland are benefiting from the Mobile Black Spot Program and the NBN Sky Muster satellite.
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Classification Classification
22 December 2017
Know the ratings of some of the major films and computer games released over the 2017–18 summer.
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Internet icon Internet
21 December 2017
New measures have been announced to provide consumers with more information and extra protections as they choose an internet plan and transition to...
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20 December 2017
As the year draws to a close, we’re looking back on our highlights for 2017.
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Phone icon Phone
20 December 2017
The Government has announced a new Universal Service Guarantee that will ensure all Australians have access to voice and broadband services.
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Spectrum icon Spectrum
18 December 2017
The terms of reference and membership list for the 5G working group have been released.
5G working Group and Terms of Reference and membership list.
Copyright Copyright
15 December 2017
New legislation introduced today will ensure our copyright laws are up to date and fit for purpose in the digital age.
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Spectrum icon Spectrum
14 December 2017
The Government has announced the results of the multiband spectrum auction sold at a competitive auction.
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