Since its inception Vodafail.com has made a significant
contribution towards raising awareness of the problems and issues faced
by Vodafone customers.
Vodafone Australia customers have had the opportunity to voice their concerns, their fears and their troubles from every corner of Australia and beyond our borders.
You have gathered the courage to stand up for your rights as consumers and to make your voice heard.
Each and every person who shared their story should have a sense of pride in this achievement and the changes that have occurred since the start of Vodafail.com.
More recently, traffic to Vodafail.com has declined significantly.
Having achieved the goal of raising awareness and promoting concrete action in early 2011, we have now reached the point of closing Vodafail to new complaints.
The site will remain online for as long as possible as a
reminder and an example of what is possible when we share our experiences.
It has been a privilege to run this initiative
and I'm am forever grateful for the help and support I've received. In
particular I would like to thank Melissa, David and Travis for their
continued efforts over the past 15 months. I'm also thankful and humbled by the support of ACCAN, Choice magazine and a wide range of media outlets, blogs and websites.
You can still browse existing stories and find out how to file a complaint if you are experiencing problems.
Until next time,
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10512 Someone from WA thinks vodafone is VERY at 5 Jan 2011 10:24:06 AM
ok so ive only been with Vodafail since the 22nd of November 2010... first they tried to put me on the 35 dollar cap of unlimited sms calls etc... and failed to tell me i had to pay 150 bux upfront... so i said no thank ill just go on the 49 dollar cap... everything was sweet... told me to wait 24 hours for them to activate my si...m... this was on a thursday night.. friday came along... still wasnt activated... tried to call was on hold for an hour got pissed off and hung up... waited until monday... still wasnt connected... rang them up was on hold for 40 mins... they told me "your account number doesnt match with 3's you have to ring 3 and get it" and i was like why the hell hasnt anybody rang me about this!!!!!!!!!!!!! GRRR so angry.... so i rang 3 got the right number called Vodafail back... was on hold for ANOTHER 40 minutes... was really pissed off at this stage... gave them the number everything was sweet they activated my number... THEN i find out i can recieve picture messages... so i ring up again on hold again for 40 minutes or more... they activate that... everythings good.. then this whole no coverage bullshit starts!!! anyway my phone decides last night that it... wasnt going to turn on and wont charge... take it into the shop today told me "looks like its been dropped cant claim it on warranty" GRRR told them ive had nothing but problems with them and walked out... went to another store they put it in for repairs straight away... couldnt give me a replacement phone... so im using one i had... but still no reception and im so over it... after they repair my phone im gonna tell em to shove there contract up their arse and im going with Optus i think... and ill be claiming off them to seen as ive missed all phone calls i have recieved about job interviews... AND the first bill i get is 93 dollars instead of 49 and i wasnt informed that they charge double on the first bill... their customer service sux arse!!! and coz its christmas and all im broke and cant afford to pay them there 93 dollars