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Innovative Internet projects awarded grants 10/12/2014

The auDA Foundation Board is pleased to announce that 14 projects will be supported in the 2014 funding round.

Seeking 2015 auIGF Ambassadors 02/12/2014

Debate to retain a free, open and interoperable Internet is what the Australian Internet Governance Forum (auIGF) exists to facilitate.

‘How the Internet is transforming Australian society’ 17/11/2014

There is little doubt that 2014 has presented numerous challenges to Internet users and legislators. The data retention bill, the worldwide ‘GamerGate’ controversy and rampant online harassment affect us all.

Outcomes of auDA 2014 AGM 29/10/2014

auDA held its 2014 Annual General Meeting in Melbourne on Monday 27 October.

auDA Panel Call for Nominations 29/10/2014

auDA invites people with an interest in Australian (.au) domain name policy to nominate for the 2015 Names Policy Panel.

Call for nominations for election to auDA Board 02/09/2014

The election will take place at auDA's Annual General Meeting, to be held on 27 October 2014 in Melbourne.

The auDA Foundation's support for Internet projects promoting mental health and wellbeing 01/09/2014

People of all ages and backgrounds are turning to the Internet for information and support for mental health challenges, or to improve their general psychological wellbeing.

Winners announced for 2014 ANZIAs 29/08/2014

26 August, 2014 - Last night Melbourne played host to the Australia & New Zealand Internet Awards (ANZIA) ceremony.

auIGF to feature panel on proposed mandatory metadata retention laws 13/08/2014

.au Domain Administration Ltd (auDA), the convenor of the 2014 Australian Internet Governance Forum, announces the addition of a panel discussion on proposed mandatory metadata retention laws.

ApexIT Registrar Accreditation Terminated by Consent 08/08/2014

auDA has given consent to ApexIT Pty Ltd’s intention to terminate its auDA registrar accreditation under clause 2.2 of the Registrar Agreement.

auDA Foundation 2014 Funding Round Opening Soon 24/07/2014

We will be accepting applications for grants in the 2014 funding round from Monday 4 August.

Survey finds Australians prefer .au domain names 25/06/2014

Melbourne, Australia – 25 June 2014: A survey of more than 3,000 Australians has found .au domain name registrations are on the rise, with 76% of all domain name holders...

ARTS:LIVE University launch 19/05/2014

The Song Room successfully launched the ARTS:LIVE online music education platform last year, and is now offering this innovative technology to future teachers through ARTS:LIVE University.

auDA reviewing Community Geographic Domain Names 15/05/2014

auDA is currently reviewing the Policy Rules and Guidelines for Community Geographic Domain Names (CGDNs) (2008-04).

Applications sought for 2014 auIGF Ambassadors 12/05/2014

.au Domain Administration Ltd (auDA –, organisers of the 2014 Australian Internet Governance Forum (auIGF), are currently seeking five “ambassadors” to help co-ordinate the event and facilitate discussion on Internet-related policy issues.

.au Domain Administration Ltd (auDA) teams up to support the global Internet Governance Forum 06/05/2014

A group of Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) managers, including auDA, have teamed up to provide financial support for the global Internet Governance Forum (IGF).

2014 .au survey launched 18/03/2014

Melbourne, Australia – 18 March 2014: AusRegistry and .au Domain Administration (auDA) today launched their latest survey in an ongoing commitment to understand the Australian Internet user and their relationship...

auDA welcomes US announcement regarding changes to global Internet management 17/03/2014

.au Domain Administration Ltd (auDA), the manager of Australia’s “.au” Internet domain space, welcomes the U.S.

2014 Funding Round to open on 4 August 13/03/2014

The auDA Foundation has a two-stage application process.  Following the assessment of preliminary applications, unsuccessful applicants will be notified that they are outside our guidelines and cannot be considered for funding.

Information about Crazy Domains Pty Ltd's breach of Registrar Agreement 10/02/2014

auDA acknowledges the report produced by independent registered company auditors HLB Mann Judd in 2014 and 2015 to audit Web Address Registrations’ compliance with the Deed of Undertaking in July...

Total Internet Group first to implement world-first auDA registrar Information Security Standard 16/01/2014

.au Domain Administration (auDA) is pleased to announce that the Total Internet Group are the first auDA accredited registrars to be certified as Information Security Standard (ISS) compliant.