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Labor tipped to push for quick NBN fix if it wins election

Jan 02, 2019 - Australian Financial Review
Board and Executive Moves

A Shorten Labor government has been tipped to initiate an overhaul of national broadband network policy within months or even weeks of a federal election, opting for a more comprehensive fibre-optic cable network than the Coalition's controversial "multi-technology mix".

Although a return to full fibre to the premises is unlikely, experts predict Labor, should it win the election this year, would scrap the Coalition's controversial fibre-to-the-node policy and replace it with fibre to the ...