The Federal Government is working with telecommunications companies to fix regional locations without mobile phone coverage across Australia.
The $160 million Mobile Black Spot Program is targeting some of the country’s 6,000 mobile black spots.
But has the money spent on measures intended to improve coverage in regional areas gone to waste?
Rochelle Kirkham investigates.
First aired on SYN 90.7FM from 4.30pm on Tuesday May 10, 2016.
Tune in to Panorama next Tuesday at 4.30pm for part two of the story and to hear more on regional mobile black spots.