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21 January 2021
Exploring your local region this year? Make sure you think about a communication plan so your break is a safe and relaxing one.
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Accesshub Accesshub
20 January 2021
Information about user registration for the National Relay Service (NRS) is now available in Auslan.
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Accesshub Accesshub
20 January 2021
From Wednesday 20 January 2021, registration is open so that users can continue using the National Relay Service after 20 April 2021.
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Accesshub Accesshub
12 January 2021
If you use the National Relay Service (NRS), you will soon need to register to continue to use the service to make and receive calls.
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Spectrum: wireless, frequencies, radio, EME Spectrum
24 December 2020
On Thursday 10 December, the Minister for Communications, Cyber Safety and the Arts, the Hon Paul Fletcher MP made a notice designating parts of...
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Internet: NBN, Online safety, consumer safeguards. Internet
23 December 2020
Consultation has begun on the Government’s proposed Online Safety Bill.
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22 December 2020
The science about its safety is clear.
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Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
22 December 2020
Mobile Network Operators and Mobile Network Infrastructure Providers are encouraged to submit applications for funding to deliver new and improved...
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Bureau of Communications, Arts and Regional Research Bureau of Communications, Arts and Regional Research
Internet: NBN, Online safety, consumer safeguards. National Broadband Network
22 December 2020
Analysis shows Australians are consuming more data over fixed broadband services over time.
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Bureau of Communications, Arts and Regional Research Bureau of Communications, Arts and Regional Research
21 December 2020
The new Progress in Australian Regions Dashboard helps answer the question of how our regions are progressing, by tracking the trends of regions...
The new Progress in Australian Regions Dashboard has been released on the Bureau of Communications, Arts and Regional Research website