Published June 14, 2015
Meet Nonna Paola. Discover what happened when we gave Nonna Paola a surprise virtual dinner with her family in Italy powered by the nbn™ network. Her reaction is nothing short of ‘magia’.
Published May 26, 2015
Travellers no longer feel disconnected from family and friends at the Alma Hotel in Willunga, SA. Hear more about the hotel from owner, Melinda McAuley.
Published May 25, 2015
Hawkesbury’s history is brought to the present with tours run by a regional business connected to the nbn™ network
Published May 19, 2015
Global online education expert, Stephen Heppell, gives parents advice on raising cyber kids.
Published May 17, 2015
With access to the nbn™ network, programs like School of the Air in Alice Springs, NT are taking distance education to the most remote areas of Australia.
Published May, 14 2015
Our Shoot for the Stars competition asked Aussie kids age 5-12 to submit their own drawing of how the nbn™ network will make Australia a better country. The winning entry from Bailey Brooks, age 6, will be printed on the rocket launching the first nbn™ satellite into space.
Published May 12, 2015
Global online education expert, Stephen Heppell talks about a recent digital education report which brings world class performances straight to the classroom.
Published April 26, 2015
The next generation of Aussies may never put in an uninterrupted eight-hour working day, watch a pre-programed TV show or aspire to live in a capital city, according to a new research report by demographer Bernard Salt. See how Kim Scales and her family are more connected than ever before.
Published April 16, 2015
Artist Greg Hansell lives in Windsor on the Hawkesbury River. After being connected to the nbn™ network, Greg is able to showcase his work to a wider audience without compromising on quality or detail.
Published April 7, 2015
Living in regional areas of Australia shouldn’t be a limitation to having access to education or learning. Our network is helping to combat this by enabling faster internet connections.
Published March 30, 2015
The Melbourne Grand Prix season is the busiest time of year for small business owner Jospeh Gerace who runs Australia’s leading retailer for official licensed sports brands such as Ferrari.
Published March 26, 2015
Mudgee Lamb’s commitment to personal door-to-door service made possible through NBN satellite.
Published March 23, 2015
Seaford Secondary School took part in a virtual “incursion” which saw them take a virtual tour of the Sydney Opera House to learn about its indigenous history. See how the NBN opens up opportunities and can change the education experience in Australia.
Published March 16, 2015
The NBN has announced that it will upgrade the Hybrid Fibre Coaxial network, passing more than 3 million homes, to Docsis 3.1 -- a new technology that will deliver speeds of 1 gigabit per second by 2017.
Published February 18, 2015
Check out the video to learn more about the NBN Long Term Satellite Service (LTSS) from NBN Co Satellite Architect, Julia Dickinson.
Published October 6, 2014.
Like many families in Australia, Rita and Mark Shamoun are “connected around the clock”. See how the Shamoun’s rely on their NBN connection for many aspects of their lives including entertainment, education, household banking and social media.
Published September 22, 2014.
Business owner, Michael Courtney runs his computer services company from his home in Scottsdale. Michael can now use his phone over the NBN, conduct more video calls and use remote tools to stay on-site and minimise the time spent traveling to his clients.
Published August 25, 2014.
Small business owner and part-time skydiver Martin McInnes from Umina on the Central Coast of New South Wales is one of the first people in the country to sign up to NBN Co’s pilot of fast broadband via FTTN technology. See how Martin has been able to reach download speeds of up to 96 mbps and upload speeds of up to 30 mbps
Published August 4, 2014.
Kirby ‘Smart’ Farm is a 7,000 acre commercial farm that also develops agriculture technology with the CSIRO for the benefit of all farmers. See how Professor David Lamb and his team use dynamic tracking and monitoring equipment connected to the NBN to get the most out of the farm.
Published July 23, 2014.
CKAS Mechatronics, a small business located in Tullamarine, Victoria, specialises in developing advanced systems such as flight and driving simulators. See how they're using the NBN to expand into new markets and cut costs.
Published June 25, 2014.
The National Broadband Network (NBN) is an Australia wide project to upgrade the existing fixed line phone and internet network infrastructure.