Regional nbn rollout two thirds complete

Regional Communications Minister Fiona Nash has revealed the nbn network is two thirds complete in regional Australia and overall is available to one in two Australians.

Ms Nash joined Federal Communications Minister Mitch Fifield and nbn chief network engineer Peter Ryan to announce the milestones and face media questions in Sydney last week

Mr Fifield said the nbn was now available to half of Australia which was ahead of schedule and ahead of its scheduled budget.