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The application process under Round 4 of the Liberal and National Government’s $220 million Mobile Black Spot Program (MBSP) has been extended to 10 January 2019, providing additional time for the states and territories to participate in the round.

The application process under Round 4 of the Liberal and National Government’s $220 million Mobile Black Spot Program (MBSP) has been extended to 10 January 2019, providing additional time for the states and territories to participate in the round.

09 Dec 2018 / Share
Minister for Regional Services, Senator Bridget McKenzie, has tabled the report of the 2018 Regional Telecommunications Review, which makes a series of recommendations to improve telecommunications services in regional, rural and remote Australia.

Minister for Regional Services, Senator Bridget McKenzie, has tabled the report of the 2018 Regional Telecommunications Review, which makes a series of recommendations to improve telecommunications services in regional, rural and remote Australia.

04 Dec 2018 / Share
The Minister for Regional Services, Senator Bridget McKenzie today welcomed NBN Co’s plan to provide increased data allowances for regional Australians using Sky Muster satellite services.

The Minister for Regional Services, Senator Bridget McKenzie today welcomed NBN Co’s plan to provide increased data allowances for regional Australians using Sky Muster satellite services.

12 Nov 2018 / Share
Minister for Regional Services, Senator Bridget McKenzie, has today welcomed the activation of Telstra's 100th mobile base station in Queensland thanks to the Liberal National Government's $220 million Mobile Black Spot Program.

Minister for Regional Services, Senator Bridget McKenzie, has today welcomed the activation of Telstra's 100th mobile base station in Queensland thanks to the Liberal National Government's $220 million Mobile Black Spot Program.

07 Nov 2018 / Share
Australians living in the regions will continue to benefit from expanded mobile coverage and more reliable mobile communications in times of natural disaster under the Coalition’s Mobile Black Spot Program.

Australians living in the regions will continue to benefit from expanded mobile coverage and more reliable mobile communications in times of natural disaster under the Coalition’s Mobile Black Spot Program.

15 Oct 2018 / Share
Federal Minister for Sport Bridget McKenzie has welcomed the decision by WA Police to approve Australia Post’s application to once more be an approved commercial carrier of firearms.

Federal Minister for Sport Bridget McKenzie has welcomed the decision by WA Police to approve Australia Post’s application to once more be an approved commercial carrier of firearms.

15 Oct 2018 / Share
More than 600 regional mobile base stations are now live across Australia thanks to the Liberals and Nationals Mobile Black Spot Funding Program.

More than 600 regional mobile base stations are now live across Australia thanks to the Liberals and Nationals Mobile Black Spot Funding Program.

13 Oct 2018 / Share
Minister for Regional Services, Senator Bridget McKenzie has congratulated Telstra as it switches on its 500th Mobile base station as part of the Coalition Government’s $220 million Mobile Black Spot Program.

Minister for Regional Services, Senator Bridget McKenzie has congratulated Telstra as it switches on its 500th Mobile base station as part of the Coalition Government’s $220 million Mobile Black Spot Program.

02 Oct 2018 / Share
The Federal Government is calling on mobile black spot nominations from local, territory and state governments as well as Federal Members of Parliament, to identify locations for the next round of the $220 million Mobile Black Spot Program.

The Federal Government is calling on mobile black spot nominations from local, territory and state governments as well as Federal Members of Parliament, to identify locations for the next round of the $220 million Mobile Black Spot Program.

13 Sep 2018 / Share
Tomorrow I will be sworn in as the Minister for Regional Services, Sport, Local Government and Decentralisation. It is an incredible privilege to serve the Australian people in these portfolios. 

Tomorrow I will be sworn in as the Minister for Regional Services, Sport, Local Government and Decentralisation. It is an incredible privilege to serve the Australian people in these portfolios. 

27 Aug 2018 / Share
Minister for Regional Communications Senator Bridget McKenzie has congratulated the winning school of NBN Co's STEM+X initiative, a national technology competition showcasing the benefits that fast and reliable broadband can offer to everyday learning.
Minister for Regional Communications Senator Bridget McKenzie has congratulated the winning school of NBN Co's STEM+X initiative, a national technology competition showcasing the benefits that fast and reliable broadband can offer to everyday learning.
09 Aug 2018 / Share
The Minister for Regional Communications, Senator Bridget McKenzie, has welcomed the progress of the Viewer Access Satellite Television (VAST) service review and the number of submissions received through the consultation process.

The Minister for Regional Communications, Senator Bridget McKenzie, has welcomed the progress of the Viewer Access Satellite Television (VAST) service review and the number of submissions received through the consultation process.

26 Jul 2018 / Share