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NBN - National Broadband Network

The National Broadband Network is how most Australians will connect to the Internet going forward.

To help you on your journey to connecting to the NBN and making the most out of your connection, we’ve got exclusive content on the best plans, best alternatives, connection guides and more.

Optus announces new NBN plans, but are they good value?

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Earlier this morning, Optus has launched three new nbn plans, offering new customers in selected homes more speed and a range of Optus perks when they transition to the nbn. Optus will offer two new nbn Broadband bundle plans which...

ICYMI: Aussie Broadband is offering unlimited daytime data during lockdown for data limited NBN...

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It's very easy to use a lot of data, but it becomes even easier when you're looking at weeks and months at home. Aussie Broadband has realised this and, during lockdowns, is offering users unlimited daytime data. The offer...

NBN pushes ahead with wholesale plan changes, offering plans with reduced upload speeds

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Perhaps our hopes and dreams for a truly national broadband network were a touch unrealistic. Australia's political landscape was never going to permit the investment needed to deliver us gigabit connections any time soon, but perhaps we might've got...

Save $10 a month for the first 6 months when you sign up to...

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There's a lot going on in the world at the moment and the reality is, homes need the Internet to stay in touch. Aussie Broadband has recognised this and extended an offer via their Facebook page to save on...

Ausdroid’s best Mobile Broadband plans which could replace the NBN

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Stuck waiting for the NBN? Is an unreliable FTTN connection letting you down? You don't need to settle for a crappy connection. You've got other options. Mobile broadband plans are now at the point where they can genuinely replace a...

NBN Co apologises for one of its contractors removing asbestos safely .. but without...

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ABC News has reported this week that NBN Co is apologising to a Perth family for one of its contractors removing asbestos from a communications pit without giving the family proper warning or information about what was to happen. Whoops. What...

ACCC says Optus NBN has “highest percentage of maximum download speeds” but is Optus...

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The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has released its latest Measuring Broadband Australia report this week, and it found that Optus had delivered the highest percentage of maximum download speeds during the busy evening period. Optus is understandably excited...

NBN Co offering a new year discount on wholesale 100 Mbps plan pricing

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Before it launches new 100/20 Mbps plans in May next year, NBN Co will offer some pricing enticements to retail service providers (RSPs) from 1 January 2020 in a bid to convince customers that the lower priced plan offerings...

The NBN is “built and fully operational”, news to Ausdroid readers

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Just before Christmas, when the media was mostly focused elsewhere (including NSW's own COVID outbreak), the government made the somewhat surprising announcement that the National Broadband Network rollout was "built and fully operational". Of course, we knew better, but ran...

Forget 5G, even 4G might give NBN a run for its money in consumers’...

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As someone who's relied on 4G internet for two years because we lived in a place that NBN forgot (thanks, shady developers) I never really thought I'd pen a story about mobile wireless rivalling fixed line services. I certainly never...

When speed data shows Australia’s fixed broadband ranks 64th globally, how can the NBN...

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Many Australians think the NBN is a bit of a disappointment speed-wise, but there's a big difference between having a bit of a whinge and having some data to back it up. One of the sites I keep a reasonably...

So you’ve got an NBN connection, what happens if something goes wrong?

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Once you’re connected to the NBN there’s a good chance you’re not going to look back. The NBN is often, for many people, much faster than the internet connection technologies it has replaced. The good news is that most...

With mobile broadband getting ever cheaper, don’t wait for the NBN – D-Link’s 4G/LTE...

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You might be in the same situation as me. In a metro location, but completely overlooked by broadband options. Can't get the NBN. ADSL is so slow as to be useless. Fixed wireless options are way too expensive. Basically,...

Prepare to pay more for your internet Australia: NBN pricing model flags cost increase

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It's almost always the way; we don't often get news about things costing less as time goes on, and with internet access in Australia, it almost never gets cheaper. A number of ISPs hiked their prices last year in...

Up to 180,000 Telstra NBN customers could be eligible for refunds

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Back in 2017, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) took Telstra to court for promising customers speeds that it - and the customers' NBN connections - could not possibly deliver. One of the outcomes of that court case...

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