Category Archives: 5G

A national disgrace – Federal Government squandering $29 million on 5G JobMaker Digital Business Plan

The Government’s 2020-21 budget heralded its goal of Australia becoming a ‘leading digital economy by 2030’ with funding of $29.2 million promised to accelerate the rollout of 5G networks across Australia.  Following on from this, round one for what has … Continue reading

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ORSAA | Important information for councils regarding 5G

Scientists and researchers from the Oceania Radiofrequency Scientific Advisory Association (ORSAA) have created a letter for local councils that provides a general overview of the science around proposed 5G technology.  Anybody is free to use this letter in their local … Continue reading

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Four Corners report on 5G breaches ABC’s Code of Practice

The Australian Broadcasting Commission (ABC) appears to have sunk to a new low in journalistic standards in its recent report on 5G. The 45-minute ABC Four Corners episode, titled ‘The Truth about 5G’, which was aired on 3 August 2020, … Continue reading

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Scientists and medical doctors raise concerns about 5G deployment in Australia and New Zealand

A letter published in Radiation Protection in Australasia, the journal of the Australasian Radiation Protection Society, asserts that Australia and New Zealand are rushing ahead with 5G without addressing safety concerns. Ten Australian and New Zealand scientists and medical doctors … Continue reading

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Barrister Ray Broomhall announces new NO5G political party!

Ray Broomhall, President of NO5G Inc., writes:  Dear friends and colleagues, Exciting news! We have registered an association and put mechanisms in place to form the first sole NO5G political party in the world, right here in Australia. On behalf … Continue reading

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Australian 5G inquiry report ignores the science

The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Communications and the Arts’ report, entitled The next gen future: Inquiry into the deployment, adoption and application of 5G in Australia, was presented to Parliament on 12 May 2020. The chair of the … Continue reading

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Open letter of complaint to The Guardian: Safety of 5G is NOT proven!

The EM Radiation Research Trust, an independent UK charitable trust, has lambasted The Guardian for falsely claiming that 5G is completely safe. In an open letter to The Guardian and to the UK’s largest independent regulator of newspapers and magazines, … Continue reading

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Inquiry into 5G in Australia: Misinformation by whom?

Australia’s parliamentary inquiry into 5G, which was announced in September 2019 with submissions due at the beginning of November 2019, continues to trundle on. Over 500 of the responses have now been published on the parliamentary website.  An overwhelming majority … Continue reading

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Federal Government announces $9 million splurge to ‘build public confidence’ in 5G safety

In an astonishing move, given that an Inquiry into 5G in Australia is currently underway, a joint media release from the Hon Paul Fletcher MP, Minister for Communications, Cyber Safety and the Arts and Senator the Hon Richard Colbeck, who … Continue reading

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Why aren’t more climate change activists fighting 5G?

While most climate change activists are focused on limiting emissions from the automotive, aviation and energy sectors, it’s the communications industry that is on track to generate more carbon emissions than all of the aforementioned sectors. In 2016, it was … Continue reading

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