News
09 Mar 2021

Completion of Tiwi Islands telecommunications upgrade brings improved connectivity for remote Territorians

A $3.4 million upgrade of telecommunications and transmission infrastructure as part of a partnership between Telstra and the Territory Government has now been completed, offering new economic and social opportunities for residents and businesses on Tiwi Islands. 
 
The completion of the upgrade was officially recognised today in Wurrumiyanga by Telstra CEO Andrew Penn and NT Minister for Corporate and Digital Development Paul Kirby. Together they toured some of the new infrastructure on the island and talked to residents about communications experiences on the Islands.

Read the full media release on the Northern Territory Government Newsroom.