11.00am Saturday 9 November Bushfires & Network update plus Disaster Assistance Support activated

As a result of the bushfires across the NSW, some Optus customers across parts of the Mid North Coast including residents and businesses in Taree and Foster-Tuncurry may be experiencing disruptions to their mobile call, text and data services due to power outages which is affecting some mobile towers in the area.

Optus network operations team are working closely with the relevant emergency services to access mobile sites to restore services as a priority.

Optus is also working with local evacuation centres in the affected areas to provide support including pre-paid phones, pre-paid data packs and charging stations.

The following stores will be open today to provide customer support

Optus Taree (Taree Shopping Centre)

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