Australia might not make 2008 switchover

In a recent Sunday Age newspaper article Helen Conan, the Australian communications minister, is reported as saying that Australia is set to abandon its 2008 analogue TV switch-off target.
She went on to say that the reason for delay was the 9% current digital penetration which she thought was too low and that the government would have to do more to prompt take-up.
Item added: 19th August 2005