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Arts: funding, cultural heritage, artbank. Arts
17 October 2018
The 2018 Prime Minister’s Literary Awards shortlists have been announced.
A stack of short listed books from the Prime Minister’s Literary Awards 2018
Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
15 October 2018
Mobile Network Operators and Infrastructure Providers are encouraged to submit applications for funding to deliver new and improved coverage across...
Farmer standing in a field on a mobile phone
Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
13 October 2018
The Mobile Black Spot Program rollout has now passed 600 base stations across Australia.
Mobile tower in a field at sunset
8 October 2018
Running from the 8 October to 14 October 2018, Stay Smart Online Week is a reminder to us all to stay smart online.
Hands on keyboard with floating cyber security icons
Internet: NBN, Online safety, consumer safeguards. Internet
5 October 2018
The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) has released data on how Australians use and access the internet in 2018.
Women typing on laptop
Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
2 October 2018
The Federal Government’s Mobile Black Spot Program has reached new heights, with Telstra switching on its 500th mobile base station in the...
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DoC website icons separate artboards - general. General
24 September 2018
Our shared journey towards reconciliation.
Indigenous dot paining with the words "Connecting for Reconciliation"
Internet: NBN, Online safety, consumer safeguards. Internet
6 September 2018
Australians who share, or threaten to share, intimate images without consent could now be jailed for up to seven years.
Woman walking on side street using her mobile phone.
Copyright Copyright
7 August 2018
The survey received more than 2400 responses which show the number of Australians consuming online content has increased since 2015. Australians...
hands with the copyright logo inside
Internet: NBN, Online safety, consumer safeguards. Internet
3 August 2018
The public consultation phase of the review into regional telecommunications has been completed.
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