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Accommodation this year is being handled by the University Colleges directly
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'''Internet, Mobile Phones, Mobile Broadband, 3G and 4G
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# The networking team are working on setting up Internet at the university and colleges. This includes wireless.
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* Will update soon when we have more information
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'''Google map to help determine walking distances and such [https://maps.google.com.au/maps/ms?msid=203690229318625352519.0004e5ac798d2734b1b8a&msa=0 Click Here.]'''
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# Optus Prepaid Mobile Phones and Mobile broadband in Perth CBD, surrounding suburbs.
* Located directly across the road about a 10 min walk from the University
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* Around the CBD, suburbs except for the country you can use Optus 3G for 4G LTE
* Wheel chair access under nearth the highway. There are a bunch of different ways to get from the colleges to the university.
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* The frequencies for this are 900MHZ and 2100MHZ WCDMA/HSPA/HSPA+ to provide you with 3G UMTS
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* The frequencies for this is 1800MHZ LTE only to provide you with 4G LTE FDD
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* https://www.optus.com.au/shop/prepaidmobile/prepaidoffers
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* http://www.dicksmith.com.au/prepaid-mobile-phones/optus-2-combi-standard-micro-4g-sim-pack-dsau-ec7310
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# We recommend staying in the colleges as it's a very short walking distance to LCA.
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# Telstra Prepaid Mobile Phones and Mobile broadband in Perth CBD, surrounding suburbs plus Country and Rural
# Keeps you close to all the action and social activities.
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* Around the CBD, suburbs and rural / country you can use Telstra 3G(nextg) and 4G LTE
# Our LCA team will be staying here also and the rooms are pretty good.
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* The frequencies for this is 850MHZ WCDMA/HSPA/HSPA+ to provide you with 3G UMTS
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* The frequencies for this is 1800MHZ LTE to provide you with 4G LTE FDD
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* Note if you intend on going out into rural areas or the country we recommend Telstra
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* We suggest Telstra 3G 4G for better network capacity, network coverage and lower latency.
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* http://www.telstra.com.au/mobile-phones/prepaid-mobiles/
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* http://www.dicksmith.com.au/prepaid-mobile-phones/telstra-2-sim-starter-kit-dsau-ec5013
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== Trinity College ==
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# Phone and Data recharge vouchers / sims can be found at:
* 219 Rooms are available, mix of standard student rooms, flats, self contained and ensuite rooms
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Most fuel/gas or service stations
* http://www.trinity.uwa.edu.au/content/guest-accommodation/accommodation-and-rates.html
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Coles.com.au Bigw.com.au woolworths.com.au supermarkets
* Rates from $66.00 per person per night, including breakfast
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electronics shops jbhifi.com.au dse.com.au
* https://maps.google.com.au/maps?q=-31.976046,115.814363&ll=-31.975746,115.818912&spn=0.005825,0.006588&num=1&t=m&z=17
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* Rooms are to be booked directly with Trinity college
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* http://www.trinity.uwa.edu.au/content/enquiry-form.html
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** Phone +618 9423 9423 to book, and mention you're coming for linux.conf.au.
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''# Speakers have reserved accommodation if you choose it, email contact@lca2014.linux.org.au attn Paul if you would like the code''
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{| class="wikitable"
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# If you are working remotely and require good Internet broadband with low latency while traveling
|+Room rates
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* https://www.telstra.com.au/online-shop/mobile-broadband-product.cfm?flow=prepaid&device=telstra-prepaid-wifi-4g
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* It comes with 5GB data and does 3G and 4G
! !! Single Occupancy !! Double Occupancy
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!Motel Style Room
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| align=right |$140 p/n
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| align=right |$152 p/n
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!One Bedroom Flat
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| align=right |SOLD OUT <del>$168 p/n</del>
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| align=right |SOLD OUT <del>$180 p/n</del>
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|-
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!Student Ensuite Room
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| align=right |SOLD OUT <del>$80 p/n</del>
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| align=right |SOLD OUT <del>$104 p/n</del>
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!Student Standard Room
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| align=right |$66 p/n
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| align=right | n/a
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!Self Contained Unit
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| colspan=2 align=right| <del>$178 p/n (occupancy: 4 per unit)</del> SOLD OUT
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|}
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== St George's College ==
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* Telstra cost more, but a far better network with a lot less latency than Optus or Vodafone
* 136 Rooms are available during LCA.
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* Telstra/Optus/Vodafone in Australia uses 900MHZ and 1900MHZ on gsm/gprs to provide you with 2G
* Room types dean suite, single rooms with ensuite and standard student rooms
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* http://www.stgeorgescollege.com.au/accommodation/room-types-and-amenities/
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* https://maps.google.com.au/maps?q=-31.973989,115.821624&ll=-31.973471,115.821626&spn=0.005825,0.006588&num=1&t=m&z=17&iwloc=A
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* Rates from $70.00 per person per night including breakfast.
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* St George's have advised they have a few older rooms without air con, but they do have ceiling fans.
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* Rooms are to be booked directly with St George's college
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* Booking form: [https://lca2014.linux.org.au/St_Georges-Booking_Form_lca2014.pdf Download:St_Georges-Booking_Form_lca2014.pdf] you must use this.
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* Contact the Accommodation provider: http://www.stgeorgescollege.com.au/contact/contact-us/
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''# Speakers have reserved accommodation if you choose it, email contact@lca2014.linux.org.au attn Paul if you would like the code''
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== St Thomas More College ==
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* Approx 150 Rooms are available to be confirmed.
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* http://www.stmc.uwa.edu.au/facilities-hire
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* https://maps.google.com.au/maps?q=-31.974535,115.82053&num=1&t=m&z=17
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* Sir Thomas More have advised that they don't have air con in any rooms, they only have ceiling fans
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* Single room (with shared bathroom) including continental breakfast is $58.00 per person per night
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* Waiting for accomodation provider to confirm booking procedure
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''# Speakers have reserved accommodation if you choose it, email contact@lca2014.linux.org.au attn Paul if you would like the code''
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== St Catherine's College ==
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* Not a confirmed accomodation provider yet
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* Contact the Accommodation provider: http://www.stcatherines.uwa.edu.au/contact
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== Internet ==
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* Internet will be available, please ensure you bring a cat5 network patch lead/cable.
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* We will do our best to get wireless set up around the accommodation and the university.
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Revision as of 15:47, 9 October 2013

Internet, Mobile Phones, Mobile Broadband, 3G and 4G

  1. The networking team are working on setting up Internet at the university and colleges. This includes wireless.
  • Will update soon when we have more information

  1. Optus Prepaid Mobile Phones and Mobile broadband in Perth CBD, surrounding suburbs.

  1. Telstra Prepaid Mobile Phones and Mobile broadband in Perth CBD, surrounding suburbs plus Country and Rural

  1. Phone and Data recharge vouchers / sims can be found at:

Most fuel/gas or service stations Coles.com.au Bigw.com.au woolworths.com.au supermarkets electronics shops jbhifi.com.au dse.com.au


  1. If you are working remotely and require good Internet broadband with low latency while traveling

  • Telstra cost more, but a far better network with a lot less latency than Optus or Vodafone
  • Telstra/Optus/Vodafone in Australia uses 900MHZ and 1900MHZ on gsm/gprs to provide you with 2G