No EFTPOS, no cash, so it was IOUs at Harden on weekend in blackout

John Ellicott
September 18 2017 - 10:30pm
IGA store at Harden warned customers but tempers still flared with no EFTPOS system and ATMs knocked out by the Telstra breakdown.

A whole town has lost Telstra mobile coverage for four days, and counting, forcing frustrated locals to ask for IOUs from businesses after the EFTPOS system collapsed and businesses lost thousands of dollars.

John Ellicott

John Ellicott

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