WHILE most people would assume we need more and not less competition and towers in the world of telecommunications, it seems there are others who don't agree.
A proposed 'quasi-merger' between Telstra and TPG likely does have some benefits to a large number of their customers.
But if it comes with the detraction of service for regional customers, then that will not be good enough.
The telcos claims it will help 98.8 per cent of Australians access 5G.
It sounds like an impressive number, but those other 1.2pc should not be neglected.
Already there are talks of a reduction of 725 towers - some of which are confirmed to be in SA.
This seems a waste of infrastructure.
Let's hope the ACCC is going through the deal with a fine tooth comb.
And I'm sure every South Australian who has had experience with roads has a 'worst' road already in mind.
Here is your chance to get that off your chest and add to the conversation about road funding.
GPSA is asking grain producers to think hard about where their pressure points are.
This is a good chance to have more voices speaking about where funding needs to be spent.
Everyone benefits from safer roads.
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