QCN Fibre first to connect to Sunshine Coast cable

April 17, 2020

QCN Fibre will be the first network operator to connect to the 550km Sunshine Coast branch of the JGA South cable system. The Queensland cable has the first landing station on Australia’s east coast outside of Sydney, QCN CEO Derek Merdith (pictured) told CommsDay. QCN is the State Government backed backhaul provider that is using the fibre assets of Powerlink and Energy Queensland.…

REGIONAL Queensland will soon have access to a broadband internet network that rivals the speed and prices of Australia’s metropolitan cities by using thousands of kilometres of idle fibre optic cables. State Government start-up QCN Fibre has begun taking on the wholesale internet duopoly of Tels…
QCN Fibre’s chief executive Derek Merdith says the Queensland government backed backhaul provider expects to kick off services from April.  QCN Fibre — for ‘Queensland Capacity Network’ — was originally dubbed ‘FibreCo’ when the state government first announced the project. “Currently, Telstra an…
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