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Mobile Black Spots Program

Whitsunday Regional Organisation of Councils (ROC) engaged the Digital Economy Group to Undertake Mobile Phone and Device Black spots Connectivity Assessment across the Whitsunday ROC region.  Reports are available for each individual council area as well as an overview report for the Whitsunday Regional Organisation of Councils (ROC) region.  

Mobile Black Spot Whitsunday ROC Overview Mobile Black Spot Whitsunday ROC Overview (2162 KB)

Mobile Black Spot Mackay Regional Council Mobile Black Spot Mackay Regional Council (3502 KB)

Mobile Black Spot Isaac Regional Council Mobile Black Spot Isaac Regional Council (3397 KB)

Mobile Black Spot Whitsunday Regional Council Mobile Black Spot Whitsunday Regional Council (3401 KB)

The Black Spots identified in these reports have been registered in the Federal Government Mobile Black Spot location database of the Department of Communication and the Arts 

https://www.communications.gov.au/what-we-do/phone/mobile-services-and-coverage/mobile-black-spot-programme

Whitsunday Regional Organisation of Councils (ROC) will continue advocacy with the Government and the Carriers to get action on the identified black spots.  Providing this detailed evidence is the first step towards improved mobile phone coverage across the region.