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Fourth subsea data cable for Tasmania edges closer

Fourth subsea data cable for Tasmania edges closer

Feasibility explored for fourth connection to mainland.
Oct 16 2019 2:16PM
Tasmania sues Basslink for $122m over outage

Tasmania sues Basslink for $122m over outage

Spat enters the courtroom.
Mar 27 2018 9:20AM
Cause of Basslink cable outage finally revealed

Cause of Basslink cable outage finally revealed

Exceeded its limit.
Dec 20 2017 12:19PM
Transmission fibre cut hits iiNet and Internode

Transmission fibre cut hits iiNet and Internode

Updated: Services restored.
Mar 20 2017 6:42AM
Six-month Basslink investigation comes up empty-handed

Six-month Basslink investigation comes up empty-handed

Unable to identify cause of fault.
Dec 5 2016 10:07AM
Basslink back in action after six-month outage

Basslink back in action after six-month outage

Full diagnosis of cable break yet to come.
Jun 14 2016 6:05AM
Basslink sets Tuesday return to service

Basslink sets Tuesday return to service

Six-month cable headache almost over for Tasmanians.
Jun 10 2016 8:54AM
Basslink repairs damaged subsea cable

Basslink repairs damaged subsea cable

Services expected to be restored before end of month.
Jun 8 2016 9:37AM
Basslink defers cable service date again

Basslink defers cable service date again

Bad weather hampers repair efforts.
May 24 2016 10:05AM
Slow, unusable internet pushes up TIO complaints

Slow, unusable internet pushes up TIO complaints

Coincides with Basslink woes.
May 2 2016 9:55AM
Basslink lays 1355m of new subsea cable

Basslink lays 1355m of new subsea cable

First stage of service restoration complete.
Apr 26 2016 2:32PM
Basslink pushes back cable service date again

Basslink pushes back cable service date again

Now advising mid-June return.
Mar 29 2016 10:37AM
The untold story of iiNet and Internode's Basslink internet woes

The untold story of iiNet and Internode's Basslink internet woes

Anatomy of a cable cut.
Mar 23 2016 6:29AM
iiNet, Internode promise "all required capacity" over weekend

iiNet, Internode promise "all required capacity" over weekend

First Bass Strait upgrade delivers less than expected.
Mar 17 2016 9:21AM
TPG scrimps on bandwidth for Tassie home users

TPG scrimps on bandwidth for Tassie home users

Too expensive to double up on transmission costs.
Mar 14 2016 3:29PM
Telstra, Basslink force action on Bass Strait prices

Telstra, Basslink force action on Bass Strait prices

Bad timing for angry end users.
Mar 14 2016 1:50PM
Tas govt wrings TPG 'review' from internet slowdown

Tas govt wrings TPG 'review' from internet slowdown

Minister intervenes to try to force ISPs to act.
Mar 12 2016 5:24PM
iiNet customer anger boiling over Basslink

iiNet customer anger boiling over Basslink

Speeds fall back to dial-up levels in major “degradation”.
Mar 11 2016 11:03PM
Basslink locates interconnector cable fault

Basslink locates interconnector cable fault

Cut and cap operation next.
Mar 8 2016 1:56PM
Basslink still searching for cable fault

Basslink still searching for cable fault

Tassie comms to be disrupted for next two months.
Jan 28 2016 2:23PM

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