Free Wi-Fi Now Available In Liverpool

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Liverpool Mayor Ned Mannoun launches free Wi-Fi during Starry Sari Night. Image source: Liverpool Leader

Liverpool Mayor Ned Mannoun launches free Wi-Fi during Starry Sari Night.
Image source: Liverpool Leader

Liverpool City Council launched its free city centre wi-fi to better connect the community with roaming coverage within a specified city centre zone.

Free Wi-Fi access are available throughout key areas in the city centre as an extension of council’s existing CCTV system making Liverpool a leading tech savvy city.

The Wi-Fi offers anyone in the city centre 60 minutes of internet time, or 100MB of downloads, per device, per day.

Liverpool City Mayor Ned Mannoun said there is now free Wi-Fi access available throughout key areas in the city centre as an extension of council’s existing CCTV system – making Liverpool a leading tech savvy city.

This is one of the first integrated Wi-Fi and CCTV solutions in Australia and certainly one of the most advanced.

“The installation of Wi-Fi also coincides with Liverpool’s transformation plans for the city centre,” Cr Mannoun said.

Image source: Liverpool City Council website

Image source: Liverpool City Council website

“This infrastructure is a smart move for Liverpool that will connect our community to greater opportunities and foster our vision to be a more vibrant and accessible place for everyone.

“With a rapidly expanding population it is vital that we prepare for this growth and Wi-Fi access will help us to cater for the future needs of our city.’’

Further to council’s Wi-Fi service, which offers up to 100 MB of data, per 24 hour period, per device, there will also be additional options explored including a premium month to month service, day rates and potential for business tailored packages.

“Local businesses will benefit too, as this wireless technology drives us to become a more accessible, active and connected city for shoppers, visitors and workers,” Cr Mannoun said.

For a detailed map of Wi-Fi coverage or for more information visit the Liverpool City Council website or phone Council on 1300 36 2170.