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How does the NBN work in Victoria?

The NBN (National Broadband Network) is rolling out across Victoria. It’s bringing faster, more reliable Internet by swapping out old copper infrastructure for new fibre-optic cable. This means online shopping, working from home and streaming will all get easier with improved NBN Plans.

Where is the NBN available in Victoria?

As of February 2024, more than five million Victorian properties can access the NBN.1NBN Co – Weekly Progress Report 14 February 2024, p1   From Torquay to Mildura, Victoria is a state enjoying the NBN. Plus, thanks to planned upgrades, more Victorians will be able to access faster speeds on their NBN Plans come the end of 2024.

Which Internet speeds can I get in Victoria?

There’s no one-size-fits-all when it comes to Internet speeds. Faster speeds may mean higher bills, where slower speeds could mean better value for you.

NBN Speed Tier Will it suit me?  
Home Basic I

Typical evening download speed = 12Mbps 
If you aren’t a heavy Internet user, this speed tier might be all you need to stream the odd video or play some Wordle.  
Home Basic II

Typical evening download speed = 25Mbps
If you’re sick of compromising on what you watch on Netflix, Home Basic II’s speed means you can stream multiple shows or movies at once, along live-posting your Stranger Things binge on your socials.  
Home Standard

Typical evening download speed = 50Mbps 
Have your own Goldilocks moment with speeds that aren’t too fast or too slow. The whole family can stream video, play online games or zone out in a Zoom call.  
Home Fast

Typical evening download speed = 100Mbps 
Ditch the “my file’s downloading” coffee breaks when you work from home with speeds that can keep up with your bright ideas (and that second screen for Netflix your boss doesn’t know about).  
Home Superfast

Typical evening download speed = 250Mbps
 
Multi-task with speeds that can handle working from home, alongside concurrent marathon movie sessions or online gaming without the lag.  
Home Ultrafast

Typical evening download speed = 700Mbps 
If there’s no time for buffering in your life, Home Ultrafast has your back for speedy uploads and downloads for work, recreation and everything in between.  

Frequently Asked Questions

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