Austar is an Australian telecommunications company. Its main business activity is Subscription Television but it is also involved with internet access
Internet access
Many technologies and service plans for Internet access allow customers to connect to the Internet.Consumer use first became popular through dial-up connections in the 20th century....

 and mobile phones. It was founded in 1994 under the name Community Entertainment Television (CETV).

AUSTAR's television subscriber base has grown to 747,148 (at 30 June 2010), the largest subscription television operator in regional and rural Australia.