Next round of Mobile Black Spot Program now open

JMR WITH COMMUNICATIONS MINISTER FLETCHER AND REGIONAL COMMUNICATIONS MINISTER COULTON Senator for Victoria Sarah Henderson has welcomed the Australian Government’s continuing commitment to expanding mobile coverage in regional and remote Australia, with Round 5A of the $380 million Mobile Black Spot Program now open for applications. “This new round of Read more…

18 November 2020

Improving digital connectivity in regional Victoria

JOINT MEDIA RELEASE WITH THE MINISTER FOR COMMUNICATIONS, CYBER SAFETY AND THE ARTS PAUL FLETCHER & MINISTER FOR REGIONAL HEALTH, REGIONAL COMMUNICATIONS AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT MARK COULTON Applications for the Australian Government’s $53 million Regional Connectivity Program are now open. Minister for Communications, Cyber Safety and the Arts, the Hon Read more…

28 July 2020

Supporting isolated senior Australians to stay connected

The Morrison Government is supporting senior Australians through two new initiatives to prevent loneliness and social isolation under a $6 million communications package.   The following organisations across my patron seats will receive funding under the Be Connected program to provide digital devices to older residents in regional Victoria:   Read more…

28 May 2020