Australia as a tourist destination attracts people who like to visit different areas of the country, all of which may not be covered by phone signals. For tour operators who have clients that want to visit different far flung areas of Australia, a satellite phone is a must have communication gadget to have in order to keep touch with the necessary people. Australia is a land with many different territories with mountainous regions, deserts, plains and beaches. If you are going on a safari, it is essential that you maintain contact with the head office and emergency services should an incident or accident arise.
A satellite phone rental or hire also has coverage over the sea so that you are able to communicate even while you are out in the sea. This ensures that as a tour operator , that you and your clients are able to communicate at all times if there is a need.
Cycling is another popular sporting activity in Australia and there are many routes that cyclists can take. There are desert routes, mountainous routes and other routes in places where cell phone coverage is not guaranteed. A pre paid satellite phone will have a signal even in such areas.
In some of these regions, cell phone coverage is not reliable or simply not available and having a satellite phone is near imperative to remain safe. In case there is a medical emergency or you get lost or need help of any other kind or simply to let your loved ones know that you are safe, using a satellite phone is the best option to be able to communicate in these areas at all times.
These kinds of phones also have a long life battery so that it will not go off after a number of days, if you are taking a long cycling tour or using a Ninebotone electronic unicycle where you may do some camping.