Photos: Australian broadband coverage

Photos: Australian broadband coverage

Summary: With a fierce battle raging over Australia's broadband future and how bush users should be connected, regulators have weighed in to produce a state of nation report into the country's communications infrastructure and how well consumers are being served by their providers.

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  • The report has found that ADSL now covers 91 percent of the population, although competition is most common in metropolitan areas.

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    Related: Is your broadband better than average?

    Credit: ACMA/ACCC

  • There are now 412 exchange locations enabled with ADSL2+, the report revealed, with some non metropolitan areas getting a look-in. ADSL2+ services are available in regional centres including Dubbo, Horsham, Newcastle, Port Augusta, Townsville and Traralgon.

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    Credit: ACMA/ACCC

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Topics: Broadband, Government AU, Mobility, Telcos, NBN

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