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Under current auDA policy, people are not allowed to use Australian geographic (place) names* as domain names in com.au and net.au.
auDA reduces its fee for .au domain names 17/06/2004
auDA domain name fee* reduced by $2.50 to $7.50
auDA Advisory Panels - call for nominations 16/06/2004
auDA invites people with an interest in Australian (.au) domain name issues to nominate for a position on one of two Advisory Panels:
auDA wins TPA action against DNA 13/04/2004
Melbourne, 13 April 2004 - .au Domain Administration (auDA), the administrator of .au domain names, has won its Trade Practices Act claim against Domain Names Australia Pty Ltd (DNA) and...
auDA warns marketers to check .au domain name availability before launching new brands in Australia 24/03/2004
Melbourne, 24 March 2004 - Chris Disspain, CEO of .au Domain Administration (auDA), today advised marketers that they should check the availability of .au domain names before launching new brands...
Melbourne, 1 December 2003 – auDA is seeking public feedback about the implementation of new second level domains (2LDs) for community use of Australian geographic domain names.
Outcomes of the auDA 2003 AGM 28/11/2003
The auDA 2003 Annual General Meeting was held in Sydney on 27 November 2003.
Domain Names Australia - Update 14/10/03 14/10/2003
auDA is aware that DNA has sent another mail out to businesses, schools, government agencies, non-profit organisations and individuals in Australia, with the heading "Internet Name Currently Unregistered".
Melbourne, 30 September 2003 - auDA has announced that the combined number of com.au and net.au domain names has exceeded 350,000, triggering a 10% reduction in the price charged by...
The election will take place at auDA's Annual General Meeting, to be held in late November 2003 in Sydney, subject to confirmation. AGM details will be announced in mid-October.