Delan Azabani

No guarantee in NBN rollout contracts for FTTH connections in Tasmania

Exploiting an admittedly embarrassing lack of specificity in the NBN rollout contracts for Tasmania, executive chairman Switkowski continues to push for the massive dead-end gyp that would be buying or renting Telstra's long perished copper network. “We can have an intellectual argument about the benefits of fibre versus copper, but I think it is quite academic. I don't think it's a real world issue.”