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Triple Zero Emergency Calls DOWN After Telstra Network Issue

Triple Zero emergency calls are currently unavailable across major cities in Australia.

It’s believed that a cut Telstra cable in New South Wales has sparked the major outage.

Telstra have confirmed that a cable has been cut by an “unknown party” somewhere between Orange and Bowral in New South Wales at around 2 am.

It’s reported that services were starting to be restored at around 5 am and are progressively returning back to normal with the cause of the outage currently under investigation by authorities.

SA Police have issued a statement urging people to always use triple zero as the first point of call for emergency services, but anyone in need of assistance who can’t get through to triple zero should call the Police Assistance Line on 131 444.

More to come.

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