NBN



Mixed response to nearing NBN completion

The National Broadband Network (NBN) is speeding towards completion, with 98 per cent of homes and businesses on the Central Coast now ready to connect, according to the Member for…


A mobile phone is now a must

[Forum] Our house has a lift originally installed for disabled use, and in the old days of landlines and ADSL, the lift telephone continued to work in a power blackout as…



Internet speeds are not what was promised

NBN has admitted to a Parliamentary Committee that only one in four customers with fibre-to-the-node (FTTN) will have access to the top speeds that were touted by this government, with…


Happy with NBN

Sometimes I feel like I’m the only person here who has no complaints about the NBN. Then again, living in a block of units means we get “fibre to the…






Locals to speak at NBN hearing

The Joint Standing Committee on the National Broadband Network will be holding a public hearing at Mingara on Wednesday, August 2. Public submissions will start at 8:00am and are expected…




Gosford makes national top 10 for NBN complaints

The Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman’s annual report has revealed Gosford falls into the national top 10 for complaints about the national broadband network (NBN). Senator Deborah O’Neill said complaints about the…


NBN satisfaction survey shows mixed results

An independent audit of consumer experiences with the National Broadband Network on the Central Coast has turned up mixed preliminary results. Connecting to the region’s largest single infrastructure investment, estimated…




Picketts Valley still having NBN woes

Residents of Picketts Valley are still unable to connect to the internet through the NBN despite all surrounding streets of surrounding suburbs being active since June 19. Picketts Valley is…