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Your one-stop telecommunications specialist in Cairns

When it comes to all requirements relating to telecommunications you need to ensure you have recognised specialists on your side sharing years of experience. Able to handle commercial, domestic and industrial requirements, Online Communications is a Telstra accredited business, providing sub-contracting in all areas of the telecommunications industry, both large and small. We complete a considerable amount of work for Telstra associated projects, servicing the Cairns and surrounds, including Tablelands, the Cape York Peninsula and throughout North Queensland. We have a licence to perform Class B asbestos removal and we employ accredited supervisors and Class B asbestos removal employees. From installation and maintenance of all cabling needs we can do it all. We also have the capabilities to handle all civil works and fibre optic splicing and testing, end-to-end. We can come to you in Cairns and surrounds so don’t hesitate to call us today.

Areas of specialty


The one-stop specialist for telecommunications in and around Cairns, we offer complete service to local councils, government departments and various companies, in addition to domestic clients:

  • Fibre optic specialist - hauling cable, splicing, testing
  • Agents for Aristel phone systems - installation
  • Cabling – commercial, domestic, industrial
  • Phone/data

  • Installations and maintenance - phone data and extra sockets
  • Civil works
  • Telstra accredited cable joiners - repair of damaged/faulty cables
  • Telstra accredited cable locators
  • Licensed to perform Class B asbestos removals

35 years experience


We are a family owned business located near Cairns, in Yungaburra, North Queensland. We employ 14-20 people and are currently expanding within the telecommunications industry. Owner and operator Ross Clarke has over 35 years industry experience and we are Telstra accredited contractors and cable locators. We are currently involved in the NBN rollout in North Queensland and subcontract to Service Stream, Visonstream and Lendlease on all large projects. 

Online Communications is also a Telstra Contractor for ISGM.