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Customers of NBN competitors will cop a new $7.30 ‘broadband tax’ every month

The consumer watchdog has decided customers that receive superfast fibre broadband sourced from outside the NBN will be slugged a tax to help coverage in regional Australia. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission on Friday handed down its final decision on the government’s proposed Regional Broadband Scheme, which proposes slugging […]
Customers of NBN competitors will cop a new $7.30 ‘broadband tax’ every month
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Melbourne’s Eureka Tower now has superfast 200Mbps broadband to rival the NBN

ASX-listed Spirit Telecom has installed broadband outside of the NBN that’s as fast as any retail offering from the national network, for residents in Australia’s second tallest building, Eureka Tower in Melbourne. Spirit said the 91-floor apartment complex has been connected with its own fibre, independent of the NBN, and […]
Melbourne’s Eureka Tower now has superfast 200Mbps broadband to rival the NBN