MEDIA RELEASE - ADELAIDE'S SOUTH DEALT A DUD NBN - 26 JULY 2017

Federal Member for Kingston Amanda Rishworth MP hosted an NBN Forum in Christies Beach with Shadow Communications Minister Michelle Rowland MP last night to hear community concerns about the large amount of broadband problems in the area. Continue reading

MEDIA RELEASE - MALCOLM TURNBULL IN HIDING AS NBN SPEED CRISIS LOOMS - 25 JULY 2017

Reports that NBNCo has been forced to initiate yet another internal pricing review has only added to the growing crisis engulfing the NBN. Continue reading

MEDIA RELEASE - MALCOLM TURNBULL IGNORES SMALL BUSINESS NBN CONCERNS - 19 JULY 2017

Labor’s long-held concerns that small businesses are being let down as a direct result of Malcolm Turnbull’s shambolic NBN rollout have been reinforced today by the Council for Small Business of Australia, but still there is no response from the Turnbull Government to fix the issue.  Continue reading

MEDIA RELEASE - TURNBULL IN DENIAL OVER SLOW NBN SPEEDS - 18 JULY 2017

Today we see reports NBNCo have confirmed CVC pricing is a key factor behind the rampant slow speed issues experienced by Australian consumers. Continue reading

MEDIA RELEASE - LUCK OF THE DRAW NBN FOR SUNNYBANK HILLS - 13 JULY 2017

With Graham Perrett MP, Federal Member for Moreton. Local MP Graham Perrett invited Shadow Communications Minister Michelle Rowland MP to Sunnybank Hills to discuss the frustrations of businesses stuck with Malcolm Turnbull’s second-rate NBN. Continue reading

MEDIA RELEASE - 60 PER CENT OF CUNNINGHAM RESIDENTS ARE FED UP WITH MALCOLM TURNBULL’S EXPENSIVE NBN MESS - 12 JULY 2017

With Sharon Bird, Federal Member for Cunningham.  Sharon Bird and Michelle Rowland today met with local business owners in Port Kembla who have rated Malcolm Turnbull’s NBN Fibre to the Node (FTTN) policy a complete failure. Continue reading

MEDIA RELEASE - GOVERNMENT FORCED TO REVEAL 98.9 PER CENT OF NBN MICRO-NODES ARE OUT OF SERVICE - WEDNESDAY, 12 JULY 2017

In the latest blow to Malcolm Turnbull’s second-rate NBN rollout, Labor Senators have forced NBNCo to reveal that only 16 of 1,423 deployed micro-nodes are actually in service. Continue reading

MEDIA RELEASE - GOVERNMENT MUST REVEAL THE TRUE COST OF ITS FLAWED NBN - 10 JULY 2017

According to reports today, NBNCo has conceded the company has started planning upgrades to the network after its 2020 completion date, aware the current network will not be able to meet the needs of Australians into the future. Continue reading

MEDIA RELEASE - CHOICE SURVEY HIGHLIGHTS ONGOING FLAWS IN NBN CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE - 7 JULY 2017

Today’s release of a nationally representative CHOICE survey has reported 62 per cent of Australian consumers experienced internet problems over the last six months, with NBN users reporting they faced slow speeds and drop outs 76 per cent of the time. The CHOICE survey also found: Continue reading

MEDIA RELEASE - TURNBULL BUCKLING UNDER THE WEIGHT OF HIS UNSTABLE COPPER NETWORK - 6 JUNE 2017

During a week when the New Zealand Parliament successfully passed new laws to support its fledgling space sector, NBNCo continues to grapple with how to stabilise the ageing and unreliable copper NBN.  Continue reading