[LINK] 449 kilometre Perth to Geraldton optic fibre link.

David Boxall david.boxall at hunterlink.net.au
Wed Mar 16 10:26:28 AEDT 2011

On 15/03/2011 4:01 PM, Marghanita da Cruz wrote:
> <http://www.pm.gov.au/blog/connecting-geralton-nbn>

Geraldton, a city of more than 25,000 
<http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geraldton>, is only now getting decent 
telecom's. Wollombi, a town of less than 300 
<http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wollombi,_New_South_Wales> has had a fibre 
connection for years.

What a difference political influence (and proximity to Sydney) make.

The nearby defence facilities make Geraldton's circumstances doubly 

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