AusRegistry Team


About AusRegistry Team

AusRegistry is the custodian of the technology that powers Australia’s home on the Internet, the .au domain namespace. We’ve been entrusted to operate the Registry for all commercial domain names such as and, and non-commercial domain names like and Our sole purpose is to ensure the .au Registry flawlessly performs its role as a mission-critical, essential service infrastructure asset for Australia’s digital economy.

Behind the Dot magazine – Coding

AusRegistry is proud to present edition 10 of Behind the Dot magazine. Edition 10 explores the world of coding; its opportunities and its challenges Features include: Code Like a Girl – interview with founder Ally Watson Coding: simply child’s play – teaching coding to kids with Code the Future founders Bec Spink and Will Egan [...]

By |January 1st, 2017|Research|

.au Survey 2016 findings released

A survey of more than 3,000 respondents has revealed more than two-thirds would register a .au domain if setting up a new website. AusRegistry and the .au Domain Administration (auDA) have today released the findings of the fourth annual .au survey, used to gauge Australian sentiment towards the .au namespace and how people interact with [...]

By |October 27th, 2016|News|

Behind the Dot: State of the .au Domain – Gender diversity in STEM & annual .au survey

AusRegistry is proud to present Edition 9 of Behind the Dot: State of the .au Domain. Edition 9 presents the annual .au survey and examines the issue of gender diversity in STEM industries.Features include: 8 Aussie women in STEM – women excelling in technical fields and breaking stereotypes Annual .au survey report 2016 – a look at online [...]

By |October 25th, 2016|Research|

8 Aussie women in STEM

This article first appeared in edition 9 of Behind the Dot magazine. Read the full article by downloading the magazine now. Australian women are thriving in the world of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) and combating stereotypes about what it means to work in these industries. Behind the Dot was privileged to speak with [...]

By |October 25th, 2016|News|

Reflection attacks prey on vulnerabilities, but well-configured networks work to defeat attackers

This article first appeared in edition 9 of Behind the Dot magazine. Read the full article by downloading the magazine now. The quest for a safe and secure Internet is never-ending, as criminals seek new and ever more complex ways to breach Internet security. For most users, the behind-the-scenes attacks and efforts to prevent them [...]

By |October 24th, 2016|News|

Channel Talk: Women in Technology

What is one thing ICT companies could do to encourage greater gender diversity in the industry? This article first appeared in edition 9 of Behind the Dot magazine. Read the full article by downloading the magazine now. Olivia Cain - Head of Business Development, NetNames Group (London) One thing that ICT companies can do is [...]

By |October 24th, 2016|News|

4BC Radio Interview: 30 years of .au

AusRegistry General Manager George Pongas had a chat with Ben Davis from 4BC radio about .au's 30th birthday and what the future holds for Australia's most trusted domain namespace. Listen to the full interview below.

By |October 4th, 2016|News|

A new look for .au

This year .au celebrates its 30th birthday, so as we look forward: to plan for the years to come and future proof this valuable digital asset we thought it is the perfect time to for a makeover.  We want to best reflect the trust, brand loyalty, maturity and recognition .au has built over time, and [...]

By |September 26th, 2016|News|

Channel Talk – 30 years of .au

This piece was first published in edition 8 of Behind the Dot: State of the .au Domain. To read more, download the magazine now. In your opinion, what do you think has been one of the most significant milestones for the .au namespace and why? Jacqui Lefevre – Managing Director; Domain Registration Services The introduction [...]

By |September 5th, 2016|News|

Celebrating 30 years of .au

.au notches up 30 years as Australia's own piece of the Internet Back when John Farnham was topping the charts with “You’re the Voice”, Crocodile Dundee was a hit at the box office and Bob Hawke was Prime Minister, Australia made its first connection to the rest of the world via the Internet. It’s been 30-years [...]

By |August 30th, 2016|News|