Although broadband market is growing rapidly, dial-up accounts
still have its place as a backup Internet access method for broadband
and for Internet access while travelling.
OZtell provide Global Modem Numbers around the world through hundreds
of local ISPs overseas. A single OZtell Global Modem Number account
can be used to access the Internet via dial-up modem through all
OZtell has two bases in Australia (Sydney and Melbourne) where
dial-up Internet access is cheap. Internet Access in those two cities
are called Base Access.
Outside Sydney and Melbourne, Internet Access are known as Roaming
Access and are subject to the surcharge of LOCAL DIAL-UP ACCESS
from the local ISP in the remote city.
Set Up Fee
Global Modem Number has a set up fee of $9.95 (which include 10
hours of Base Access).
Global Modem Number does not have Monthly fee
Usage Fee is calculated by adding the a Base rate with a Roaming
- Base Rate
Base rate is charged for ALL dial-up Internet access (for Base and
Currently base rate varies depending on how many hours are purchased.
$19.95 for 30 hours
$49.95 for 90 hours
$99.95 for 200 hours
Roaming rate is charged in ADDITION to Base rate for Internet Access
OUTSIDE the base of Sydney and Melbourne.
Roaming rate depends on the ISP used in different countries. A comprehensive
price list is available after registration under www.oztralia.com
-> Phone Manager -> Global Modem Number.
For Base Access (dial-up within Sydney and Melbourne) simply configure
your modem with the dailing information provided on www.oztralia.com
under Global Modem Dial-Up.
For Roaming Access (dial-up in other parts of the world) you need
to download a special Roaming Dialer software (from www.oztralia.com
under Global Modem Dial-Up) that has all the dialing information
for all the supported ISPs in the world.
You have to run the Roaming Dialer software everytime you want
to connect to the Internet outside Sydney and Melbourne.