Company News

News and insights from Vocus

Vocus Group Managing Director/CEO Kevin Russell ACCAN Speech 2019

Posted on September 12, 2019

29 Vocus Group Managing Director Ceo Kevin Russell Accan Speech 2019

In his speech at the ACCAN conference in September 2019, Vocus Group Managing Director and CEO Kevin Russell described the core problem with the NBN: “Put simply, the real market value of the NBN is far, far less than what it cost to build”. As a result, “NBN’s decision-making is driven as a monopoly…

Continue reading

Vocus re-signs as major sponsor of Tiwi Bombers for two years

Posted on July 24, 2019

Vocus Tiwi Bombers 1920Px

Vocus is excited to announce we’ve re-signed as major sponsor of NTFL football club, the Tiwi Bombers, for the next two years. There is plenty happening at the Tiwi Bombers in the lead up to the 2019/20 season. Our new sponsorship deal follows the club’s signing last month of new assistant coaches,…

Continue reading

The Coral Sea Cable System project marks key milestones

Posted on July 16, 2019

Cs2 Golden Buoy Ceremony

The 4,700km Coral Sea Cable System, which Vocus is building for the Australian Government, has achieved two major milestones, with the cable now installed at the landing sites at both Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands. On Monday 15 July 2019, a ceremony featuring a symbolic handover of a ‘golden…

Continue reading

Straight off the bat: Connecting Cricket Australia

Posted on March 07, 2019

Ca Team

The Vocus Communications and Cricket Australia Team -- Murray Newham, Senior Manager Cloud Platform Architecture & Technology – Cricket Australia, Vivian Pegiou, Victoria Sales Manager Account Management– Vocus Communications, Michael Osborne GM Technology – Cricket Australia, Kevin Roberts,…

Continue reading

Vocus signs up with Optus to drive growth in a 5G future

Posted on December 24, 2018

35 Vocus Signs Up With Optus To Drive Growth In A 5 G Future

On 24 December 2018, Vocus announced the execution of a renegotiation and five-year extension of its current Mobile Virtual Network Operator (“MVNO”) agreement with Optus Wholesale which includes access to the Optus 5G network and future technologies. The agreement builds upon the long-term partnership…

Continue reading

Vocus’ infrastructure helps secure Australia’s digital future

Posted on September 12, 2018

ASC Government Event - Robert Mansfield AO and Senator Mitch Fifield

Vocus’ commitment to infrastructure that will secure Australia’s digital future was the focus of a Canberra parliamentary briefing, hosted by company Chairman Bob Mansfield AO. The Hon Mitch Fifield, Minister for Communications and the Arts and The Hon Sussan Ley, Assistant Minister for Regional Development…

Continue reading

Vocus to construct first fibre optic cable to the Tiwi Islands

Posted on September 03, 2018

Tiwi1

Vocus Group Ltd (ASX: VOC) welcomes the opportunity to collaborate with the Northern Territory Government to construct a new fibre optic cable link between Darwin and the Tiwi Islands. For the first time, communities located on Melville and Bathurst Islands will have access to a reliable, high capacity…

Continue reading