Introduction

About the Survey: The Broadband for the Bush Alliance (B4BA) is an alliance of organisations that seeks to advance the digital capacity and capability of remote Australians.

A significant effort has been made to increase the availability of internet access and telehealth services in Australia during the past several years and B4BA is keen to evaluate the impact of this investment. The following survey is intended to capture people’s experience of internet access and telehealth across Australia.

For further information about the survey contact Marianne St Clair (Northern Institute Charles Darwin University) on 0427 555 484 or marianne.stclair@cdu.edu.au.

The Broadband for the Bush Alliance (B4BA) with assistance from the Northern Institute, Charles Darwin University and the Australian Communications Consumer Action Network (ACCAN), are supporting the following survey to evaluate people’s access to internet, telecommunications services and understanding of new accredited health services available via the internet.

Your involvement in this study is entirely voluntary and you must be at least 18 years of age to participate. You can also choose to withdraw from the survey at any time. If you would like information about human research and privacy management please refer to the Information about the Human Ethics Processes located at: http://www.cdu.edu.au/research/ori/human-ethics.

Question Title

* 1. Which State do you live in?

Question Title

* 2. How would you best describe the area in which you live?

Question Title

* 3. Do you live in or near

Question Title

* 4. How far are you away from a major centre that has most of the services you need?

T