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End notes - Growing use of public Wi-Fi hotspots

The references below correspond to the numbered references in the researchacma snapshot 'Strong signals—growing use of public Wi-Fi hotspots'.

  1. Telstra, ‘No strings attached for travellers with Telstra Wireless Hotspots’, 23 July 2003.
  2. Optus, ‘Optus launches WiFi services’, 5 March 2003.
  3. J Gliddon, ‘Free wifi across Australia: not every city is equal’, ITnews, 20 November 2012.
  4. McShane, ‘Better public Wi-Fi in Australia? Let’s send a signal’, The Conversation, 23 August 2013.
  5. Roy Morgan Single Source, June 2014.
  6. Data on use of tablets unavailable prior to December 2013.
  7. iiNet, ‘iiNet to build Australia's largest free Wi-Fi network in Canberra’, 29 May 2014.
  8. ACT Government, ‘Internet access’, accessed 15 October 2014.
  9. Visit Canberra, ‘Canberra and Region Visitors Centre’, accessed 15 October 2014.
  10. iiNet, ‘iiNet to build Australia's largest free Wi-Fi network in Canberra’, 29 May 2014.
  11. Parramatta City Council, ‘Parramatta gets Australia’s first 5G fixed wireless network’, 10 July 2013.
  12. Wollongong City Council, ‘Connect with City Centre Wi-Fi’, 21 January 2013.
  13. R Crozier, ‘Sydney park users get free Wi-Fi’, IT News, 29 October 2013.
  14. Waverley Council, ‘Australia’s first beach to offer free Wi-Fi - beautiful Bondi, of course!’, accessed 2 October 2014.
  15. State Library of New South Wales, ‘Computers and Wi-Fi’, accessed 18 November 2014.
  16. Sydney Morning Herald, ‘Free Wi-Fi for Sydney ferry passengers’, 31 January 2011.
  17. Transport for NSW, ‘Wi-Fi available for customers at Central’, 9 July 2013.
  18. Easyweb Digital, ‘Free WiFi for Remote Milyakburra’, 28 May 2013.
  19. Northern Territory Government, ‘Free wifi for bus interchanges’, 23 January 2013.
  20. Brisbane marketing, ‘Free wifi for Australia’s new world city’, 10 February 2014.
  21. Brisbane City Council, ‘Wi-Fi in Brisbane’, accessed 2 October 2014.
  22. Queensland Government, ‘Technology and Communications’, accessed 2 October 2014.
  23. Queensland Government, ‘Technology and Communications—Free internet access’, accessed 10 July 2014.
  24. Queensland Government, ‘Technology and Communications’, accessed 2 October 2014.
  25. Adelaide City Council, ‘First stage of free Adelaide city Wi-Fi rolled out’ 7 August 2013.
  26. Internode, ‘AdelaideFree WiFi Hotspots’, accessed 3 June 2014.
  27. In Daily, ‘Riverland Free WiFi initiative – a first for South Australia’, 26 November 2013.
  28.  Adelaide Metro, ‘Free Wi-Fi hotspots’, 1 August 2013.
  29. Launceston City Council, ‘CBD public Wi-Fi now available’, 10 June 2014.
  30. Tourism Tasmania, ‘East Coast goes live with free Wi-Fi hotspots’, 31 October 2013.
  31. LINC Tasmania, ‘Computers and Internet Access’, accessed 18 November 2014.
  32. City of Hobart, ‘Agenda for Open Council Meeting—Item 12: Introduction of a free Wi-Fi service to the Hobart CBD and waterfront’, 7 April 2014.
  33. iiNet, ‘iiNet to build Australia's largest free Wi-Fi network for Victoria’, 29 October 2014.
  34. Moreland City Council, ‘Accessing Wi-Fi at the library’, accessed 15 October 2014.
  35. Bayside City Council, ‘Computers and internet’, accessed 15 October 2014.
  36. City of Monnee Valley, ‘Computer Access and Usage Policy’, accessed 15 October 2014.
  37. Latrobe City, ‘Computers, Wi-Fi and internet’, accessed 15 October 2014.
  38. Premier of Victoria, ‘Coalition to fix mobile blackspots and deliver free Wi-Fi on VLocity trains’, 8 April 2014.
  39. iiNet, ‘iiNet to build Australia's largest free Wi-Fi network for Victoria’, 29 October 2014.
  40. R Crozier, ‘Perth brings free wi-fi to city streets’, IT News, 7 November 2013.
  41. Visit Fremantle, ‘Wi-Fi and internet access’, accessed 8 October 2014.
  42. City of Vincent, ‘Free Wi-Fi in Leederville’, 2 December 2013.
  43. City of Nedlands, ‘Free Public Wi Fi comes to Nedlands’, 19 September 2014.
  44. Town of Victoria Park, ‘Albany Hwy Free Wi-Fi’, accessed 9 October 2014.
  45. iiNet, ‘London Taxi (Perth)’, accessed 2 October 2014.
  46. ABC News, ‘London black taxis turn white for Australia as Perth readies for trial’, 9 October 2013.
  47. ABS, 8153.0-Internet activity, Australia, June 2014.
  48. Telsyte, ‘Australians increasingly comfortable with Wi-Fi and smartphone tethering as growth in dedicated mobile broadband devices slows’, 19 May 2014.
  49. R van der Draay, ‘Internet of Everything: iiNet targets small businesses, says Wi-Fi build fundamental’, Communications Day, 13 August 2014.
  50. A Bender, ‘Updated: Wi-Fi hotspots no substitute for mobile broadband: Optus’, ComputerWorld, 2 June 2014.
  51. Telstra, ‘Telstra to create one of the world’s largest Wi-Fi networks’, 20 May 2014.
  52. A Bender and B Connolly, ‘Updated: iiNet, ACT govt spend $4M providing free Wi-Fi to Canberrans’, ComputerWorld, 29 May 2014.
  53. A Colley, ‘Optus preparing to enter free Wi-Fi battle’, The Sydney Morning Herald, 21 October 2014.
  54. Telstra, ‘Telstra switches on first hotspots as national Wi-Fi network takes shape’, 19 November 2014.
  55. Ofcom, ‘The Communications Market report’, 7 August 2014.
  56. Nielsen, ‘Nielsen technology sentiments report’, 23 April 2014.
  57. Australian Bureau of Statistics, 3101.0 Australian Demographic Statistics, March 2014.

Last updated: 17 July 2017