In a move reminiscent of the sudden CDMA switch off back seven or so years ago, now goes 3GIS handsets service by 31 August.
Beyond that you are forced to lock FULLY into a Telstra branded handset on the Next G network or your stuffed!
That is ANTI COMPETITIVE to the Core Tel$tra for ya
http://www.smh.com.au/digital-life/mobi ... 23c4r.html
Betcha people will just go UP YOURS telstra and go out and buy a $2 Amaysim (or lucky to get a give away SIM)
They are such sore losers and giving poor landliners a price "pineapple" - milking the last billions from the copper