The first step in Telstra's strategy begins next month with new data plans.
The first step in Telstra's strategy begins next month with new data plans. William West

'Significant' damage caused to Telstra cables in Lismore

SIGNIFICANT damage has been caused to telecommunications cables in Lismore.

A Telstra spokesperson said: "We are working to restore some services in Lismore that have been disrupted due to malicious damage to Telstra cabling under a bridge on the Bruxner Highway”.

"The damage is significant and we have notified local police.

"We understand the frustration this can cause and we are doing everything we can to restore impacted services as quickly as possible.”



PHOTOS: Christmas cheer arrives early to the Coffs Coast

premium_icon PHOTOS: Christmas cheer arrives early to the Coffs Coast

THOUSANDS of people gathered in Brelsford Park for the annual carols

JETTING IN: New patrol site this summer for local lifeguards

premium_icon JETTING IN: New patrol site this summer for local lifeguards

JETTY Beach will be patrolled by council's lifeguards over summer.