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Accommodation this year is being handled directly by the University Colleges directly [https://lca2014.linux.org.au/register/accommodation]
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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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In the absence of an official set of guides, this page collects the widsom of the masses.
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# Optus Prepaid Mobile Phones and Mobile broadband in Perth CBD, surrounding suburbs.
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* Around the CBD, suburbs except for the country you can use Optus 3G for 4G LTE
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* The frequencies for this are 900MHZ and 2100MHZ GSM/HSPA/HSPA+ to provide you with 3G
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* The frequencies for this is 1800MHZ LTE only to provide you with 4G LTE TDD
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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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The following options were found on the [http://www.housing.uwa.edu.au/off-campus/temporary#colleges university website]
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# Telstra Prepaid Mobile Phones and Mobile broadband in Perth CBD, surrounding suburbs plus Country and Rural
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* Around the CBD, suburbs and rural / country you can use Telstra 3G(nextg) and 4G LTE
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* The frequencies for this is 850MHZ GSM/HSPA/HSPA+ to provide you with 3G
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* The frequencies for this is 850MHZ LTE to provide you with 4G LTE TDD
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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 and lower frequency.
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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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* Telstra cost more but a far better network with a lot less latency than Optus or Vodafone
== Trinity ==
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* 219 Rooms are available during LCA.
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* Located directly across the road about a 10 min walk from the University
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* Mix of standard student rooms, flats, self contained and ensuite rooms
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* http://www.trinity.uwa.edu.au/content/guest-accommodation/accommodation-and-rates.html
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* Rates start from $66.00 per person per night, including breakfast
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* Contact the Accommodation provider: http://www.trinity.uwa.edu.au/contact-us.html
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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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== St George's College ==
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* 136 Rooms are available during LCA.
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* Located directly across the road about a 10 min walk from the University
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* 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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* Rates start from $55.00 per person per night
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* Contact the Accommodation provider: http://www.stgeorgescollege.com.au/contact/contact-us/
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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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* Inquiry form: http://www.stgeorgescollege.com.au/accommodation/enquire-about-a-booking/
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== St Thomas More College ==
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* Information suggests they accept summer renting
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* http://www.stmc.uwa.edu.au/facilities-hire
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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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== St Catherine's College ==
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* "...offers student rooms to [...] residential conference groups during the summer vacation period..."
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* Inquiry form: http://www.stcatherines.uwa.edu.au/seminars-accommodation
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Revision as of 18:24, 11 September 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

  • Telstra cost more but a far better network with a lot less latency than Optus or Vodafone