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NBN Cable Replaces Rat-chewed Telstra Fibre

NBN Cable Replaces Rat-chewed Telstra Fibre

Posted on 30 Jul 2013 at 12:30pm

Last week, 2GB radio host and fierce critic of the Australian government’s AU$ 37.4 billion National Broadband Network (NBN) Ray Hadley claimed to have discovered pictures of an exposed NBN cable on the Minnamurra Bridge on the South Coast of New South Wales — only it wasn’t actually NBN Co’s cable, but rather Telstra’s temporary fix for a cable destroyed by rats.

Hadley put the now-removed pictures up on his website on Wednesday, and read out an email from a listener who claimed that it showed how NBN Co is “cutting corners” with the construction…