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What is FTTC and who is going to receive NBN by FTTC technology?

Update October 2017: Below is a true life image of the FTTdP devices that will be used for NBN FTTC and installed on telegraph poles and in telecommunications pits across the country. [Read on ... Read more >

Tangerine launches the new Netcomm NF18ACV Upgraded Modem

September 11th 2017 sees Tangerine Telecom begin shipping of the brand new Netcomm NF18ACV NBN modem/router. This device supports AC Wifi, has a new onboard data chipset and is priced $40 lower tha... Read more >

VLAN Tagging no long required for Tangerine NBN connections.

All NBN services ordered on or after 1st June 2017 will no longer require VLAN Tagging to be enabled on the modem or router used to connect to the network. Before 1st June 2017 it was a requirement... Read more >

Warrnambool to see massive increase in NBN availability this March

The town of Warrnambool in Victoria will soon see a large increase in properties that will be able to order the NBN. More than 13,000 homes and businesses will be made NBN ready in March 2017. ... Read more >

What happens at an HFC NBN installation appointment?

At the time of writing HFC NBN connections are still relatively new and this article will be updated as more and more of these connections take place. What we know so far is that if NBN is delivere... Read more >

Tangerine launches BYO device for NBN connections

Today Tangerine Telecom launches the option to use a BYO modem on all NBN connections. This means that customers can use their own NBN ready modem or router to connect to the NBN network with T... Read more >

What do the NBN service classes all mean?

NBN is Australia's new broadband network and is currently being built across Australia. Every address in the country is mapped by nbnTM and NBN will be delivered to each address in certain way. Thi... Read more >

Large parts of Craigeburn in Victoria now live for NBN

Large parts of Craigeburn in Victoria are now live for fibre to the node NBN. This gives residents access to Australia's new broadband network - the NBN. More than 4000 premises will be able to... Read more >

Huge areas of Sunshine Coast including Maroochydore about to go live for NBN

After months of construction on the NBN (Australia's new broadband network) we are about to see huge areas of the Sunshine Coast go live for the NBN. This includes the suburbs of Buderin, parts... Read more >

NBN Goes Live in Orange, NSW

Great news for residents of the town of Orange, NSW. NBN is now ready to order! Parts of Orange in New South Wales can now place orders for the NBN - Australia's new broadband network. With some we... Read more >

Lonsdale Depot lights up for NBN in Adelaide - covering 25,000 homes.

The Lonsdale Depot POI (or point of interconnect) and Tangerine are now accepting fibre to the node NBN orders in a highly populated part of Adelaide. The first properties in the area are now q... Read more >

St Mary's area in Adelaide now live with Tangerine Telecom

After experiencing some delays in the St Mary's area of Adelaide, South Australia Tangerine Telecom is now placing orders for NBN broadband services. We thank those customers who have been affected... Read more >

Parts of Torquay, VIC now live for NBN

Seaside town and surfing mecca Torquay in Victoria has just seen parts of the town go live for FTTN NBN services. We already have orders in the system and are accepting more every day. See our ... Read more >

5 top things to do on the NBN

The NBN is the new broadband network currently being built in Australia. Here are our 5 top things that you can do on the NBN. 1. Keep in touch with friends and relatives using Skype vide... Read more >

nbn™ starts construction on Wangaratta city centre

February 2016 sees construction of the NBN commence in the city centre of Wangaratta. The first pits can now be seen to be dug which will deliver high speed broadband access to homes and busine... Read more >

nbn™ launches 50Mbps/20Mbps fixed wireless services

May 2016 Update! 50Mbps/20Mbps wireless speeds can now be ordered via Tangerine Telecom for Fixed Wireless NBN services. Order online today. Existing article: Today nbnTM launches a ne... Read more >

What's going to happen at a FTTN installation appointment?

The brief answer to this is... possibly nothing; as in most cases an installation appointment will not be necessary. A FTTN or 'fibre to the node' connection to the nbnTM means that fibre is conne... Read more >

nbn™ announces 3 year construction plan

nbnTM has released details of the next suburbs that will see construction of the nbnTM. The 3 year construction plan shows an additional 7.5 million premises that will either have access to the... Read more >

Successful launch for the first nbn™ satellite

This week saw the launch of the first of two satellites that will provide Internet to 200,000 rural and regional Australians. Residents and businesses in rural and remote Australia are due to b... Read more >

Days are numbered for coppers services in Carlton, VIC

Residents in Carlton, Victoria are currently seeing their copper services disconnected. With some parts of the suburb already scheduled for switch off in June, and other areas scheduled for ear... Read more >

nbn™ due to launch first FTTN sites this month!

nbn™ have announced that the first live sites for fibre-to-the-node (FTTN) technology will be available to order before the end of September 2015. The Coalition government has decided tha... Read more >

nbn™ to train 200 new workers in Tassie

nbn™ have announced that they are training an additional 200 workers in Tasmania to replace the 60 sacked by contractor Visionstream in June 2015. The additional workforce will be hired b... Read more >

The Tangerine Team to hit Modbury's Tea Tree Plaza

The South Australian Tangerine Telecom team will be at Tea Tree Plaza shopping centre from 24th - 30th August 2015. They will be offering great nbnTM deals to local residents of Modbury. Come d... Read more >

Four suburbs of Hobart to be hit by copper disconnection.

For residents of four suburbs in Hobart, now is the time (if you're not already on board) to sign up for an nbn™ plan if you wish to keep a fixed line broadband or phone service. This wee... Read more >

Don't panic... but now could be the time to panic.

There's a looming deadline this Friday 14th August 2015 when copper phone lines in some suburb areas such as Ballarat, Coffs Harbour and Cairns will start to be disconnected. Whilst se... Read more >

nbn™ to invest in training 4,500 new workers

nbnTM has announced that they will help increase the construction workforce working on delivering the nbnTM to 9,000 by training 4,500 new workers. This will help speed up the roll out of Australia... Read more >

nbn™ to set up Satellite station outside Broken Hill

The nbnTM has announced the first of 10 nbnTM ground satellite stations will be based just outside Broken Hill, Victoria. This will serve the two satellites that are due to launch and offer ded... Read more >

nbn™ Fixed Wireless is world leading in quality

A review of 21 overseas countries has shown that the nbnTM Fixed Wireless network can provide faster speeds and maintain high data allowances than anywhere else in the world. There is currently... Read more >

200,000 homes added to the nbn rollout

This news sees a number of new locations added to the rollout map. In Victoria this includes parts of Mornington, Beaconsfield and Portsea. In New South Wales we see Port Macquarie, Ryde ... Read more >