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Using iPhone in Australia

I am visiting australia for 3 months, i have turned off my wifi data roaming and 3G obviously, to save me money, but if i connect to the wifi i have in my house in melbourne will i be charged for that, if it is a wifi connection not 3G?
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Using iPhone in Australia

If the wi-fi is your broadband line then the wi-fi is free the same as connecting any device to it wirelessly.

Hope that helps
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Using iPhone in Australia

Thank you, i was pretty sure that was teh case but when its £6 per 3MG i didnt wana risk it.
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Using iPhone in Australia

you can put the phone into airplane mode and then turn the wi-fi back on and you will not get any calls whilst surfing
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Voicemail

And don't forget to turn off voicemail (unless you want to be charged the equivalent rate to England for each time someone gets through to it)*

* Note that you get charged the moment it kicks in, not when someone's leaving a message.

Dial 1760 to turn it off
1750 when you get back to turn it on