3G Closure

All three mobile network operators have announced the closure of their 3G networks. TPG Telecom has confirmed a switch off date of 15 December 2023 for its 3G mobile network services. Telstra will close its 3G network in June 2024, and the Optus 3G network will be shut down in September 2024.

Important information for mobile customers is available here:

Understanding VoLTE and Emergency Calls over 4G

Understanding VoLTE and Emergency Calls for International Roaming

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3G Network Closure Fact Sheet

If you’re wondering what to do with your old 3G phone, consider recycling it with our recycling program MobileMuster.