Comms Connect Melbourne moving to March 2022

Due to the ongoing uncertainty around COVID-19 outbreaks, lockdowns and travel restrictions, the WF Events team made the difficult decision to move Australia’s premier critical communications and public safety exhibition and conference, Comms Connect Melbourne, to 8–10 March 2022. The event was originally scheduled for 19–21 October. WF Media Managing Director Geoff Hird explained, “We […]

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How To Find the Venue

Comms Connect Melbourne 2022 will be held at Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre on 8-10 March For further information on the venue visit their website at www.mcec.com.au Entry via Door 6 2 Clarendon Street, South Wharf VIC 3006 T: (61 3) 9235 8000 E: enquiries@mcec.com.au By Train By Train: Take the train to Southern Cross […]

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Next Generation Triple Zero is coming

Australia’s long-awaited Next Generation Triple Zero (000) service will be introduced in stages, beginning in 2020. Australia’s Triple Zero (000) is a well-known, long-established and very reliable emergency contact capability, which has served the country well for many years. However, in the modern era it is somewhat handicapped, in that it is a voice-only service […]

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Aerial mesh comms for firefighting

An airborne mesh system combining multiple technologies is providing reliable comms for firefighting efforts. In 2018, the National Aerial Firefighting Centre (NAFC) recommended deploying Silvus Technologies meshing data radios for use on aerial firefighting assets in Australian states and territories. The purposes envisioned for data links in aerial firefighting assets are: Click this link to read the […]

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