>NBN today announced the installation of 12 portable satellites at evacuation centres across the NSW South Coast and the Gippsland region in Victoria. A further five satellites are expected to be set up within the next 24 hours.
>The national network builder is playing a critical role in keeping the affected areas connected with free WiFi available through portable Sky Master satellite dishes.
>These connections provide free WiFi and phone charging services to any members of the community.
> Free WiFi is available at the following locations -
Bermagui Surf Lifesaving Club, Bermagui
Cooma Multi-Function Centre, Cooma
St Georges Basin Country Club, Sanctuary Point
Hanging Rock Sports Club, Batemans Bay
Ulladulla Civic Centre, Ulladulla
Bombala Community Centre, Bombala
Omeo Recreation Reserve, Omeo
Bairnsdale City Oval, Bairnsdale
Goulburn Recreation Centre, Goulburn
Narooma Leisure Centra, Narooma
Bega Showgrounds, Bega
Moruya Basketball Stadium, Moruya
> Connections are expected to be up and running soon at;
llawarrin Public Hall, Willawarrin
Lexton Recreation Reserve, Lexton
Kingscote Football Club, Kingscote
Fingal Neighbourhood House, Fingal
Ferny Creek Primary School, Ferny Creek