« Projects | 15th June 2022

WA Digital Farm Grants Round 3

WA Digital Farm Grants Round 3

The Digital Farm Grants Program is an initiative of the Western Australian Government and is supported by the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development. The program funds last-mile solutions for agribusinesses in agricultural and pastoral regions outside the current or planned NBN fixed wireless and fixed-line footprint. Field Solutions Group has been awarded grants to deliver two place-based networks under Round 3 of the Program, detailing the progress and locations below.

Dumbleyung Digital Connectivity Project

This project will see the deployment of four new towers to provide fixed wireless access to the farming land in the district. Our team have secured access for all four sites, with the build to commence in Quarter 4 of 2022, weather permitting.

Wireless Wheatbelt – Avon East Digital Connectivity Project

This project will see the deployment of 6 new towers to provide fixed wireless access in the region

 

Site Name

Status Status

Site Update

Forecast Site On-air

Goomalling

Site Surveyed

Detailed site candidate reviews underway

TBC in July

Southern Brook

Site Under Acquisition

Site location chosen.  Working on agreement with landholder

TBC in July

Meckering Town

Site Under Acquisition

Site location chosen.  Working on agreement with landholder

TBC in July

Cunderdin

Site Surveyed

Detailed site candidate reviews underway

TBC in July

Konnongorring

Site Search

Seeking property to place tower.  Site survey to be undertaken W/c 20/6

TBC in July

Youndegin

Site Search

Seeking property to place tower.  Site survey to be undertaken W/c 20/6

TBC in July

Our Clients include

Field Solutions Group (FSG/ASX)