• Mark
    July 23, 2016
    Gunderman, Australia
    If you are a Telstra landline customer & want to block nuisance calls like this one, you now have the option of buying a phone from the Telstra Shop that can do this. The phone itself costs $48 and is well worth the investment. Numbers you BLOCK will hear the following message; CALLS TO THIS NUMBER ARE BEING MONITORED BY TELSTRA GUARDIAN; THE PERSON YOU ARE TRYING TO CONTACT IS NOT ACCEPTING YOUR CALLS, SO PLEASE HANG UP.
    People you place in your contacts list will get through as usual but anyone with a private / withheld number or a number that is not in your contacts list will hear this message; CALLS TO THIS NUMBER ARE BEING MONITORED BY TELSTRA GUARDIAN; PLEASE STATE YOUR NAME AND THEN PRESS # AND WE WILL CONNECT YOUR CALL. You will then have the option of either accepting or rejecting the call.
  • Tanya
    August 27, 2012
    Brisbane, Australia
    I think this number is a Charity, but seriously ringing on a Sunday! how bloody rude. :(
  • Master Blaster
    February 9, 2014
    Perth, Australia
    I have an aerosol powered air horn near the phone for these nice people! They all wear headsets, and get an ear ache for their troubles!! Stooping to their level, but I really don't care any more.
  • Paddy
    May 16, 2015
    Canberra, Australia
    Had a call this arvo. It was a call centre reminding us to start recording our radio listening for the GfK Radio Ratings Survey.
  • Tamara
    December 8, 2014
    Melbourne, Australia
    Got a call from thos number... I answered saod hello about 10 times and then got hung up on.... grrrrrrr what is the point of calling?? Just stop it already!!
  • Anon
    November 13, 2015
    Eltham, Australia
    Survey - very harassing. And they constantly breach legislation by calling outside of legal hours.
  • rosemary
    May 24, 2015
    Brisbane, Australia
    Called at 4.30pm today a Sunday. Answers sounded like a bad recording /computer voice... voice jumpy and hardly legible..hung up on them. On do not call registet
  • Annoyed
    July 30, 2016
    Fairfield, Australia
    Was getting very annoyed by all the nuisance calls, up to 10 a day from telemarketing, surveys, holidays,charities, computer people from India etc, then I saw the comment from "Mark 23 July 2016". Took the advice and purchased the phone from Telstra WOW!! what a difference, my phone is now silent, have had no nuisance calls in a week. Thanks .......
  • Barry R
    July 4, 2016
    Melbourne, Australia
    I didn't answer the phone in time, so the call wet to Message Bank, but no message.
    The call was made at 8.04PM, is there no limit to these callers? I don't know who they are, but no doubt they will try again. Iy seems to be the way of these callers.

    Has anyone else noticed that most of these calls are coming from the one group of telephone numbers, namely, 028XXXXXXX?
  • Kim
    May 24, 2014
    Brisbane, Australia
    I get these calls also, sometimes everyday morning or night. They hang up as soon as it gos to message bank. It is so annoying they just don't give up, even through I never pick up. :(
  • Jennie
    April 5, 2014
    Brisbane, Australia
    I get calls from this number and also number (02) 8015 7630 just about every day, their also calling my mobile. I've stopped answering now. I'm all so on the do no call register, clearly that doesn't work like it's meant to.
  • Ian
    June 2, 2016
    Glen Waverley, Australia
    Claimed to be Commonwealth Bank
  • Irene Young
    June 7, 2015
    Queensland, Australia
    Got a call at 1.30 on Sunday didn't answer and I am also on the no call register
  • cooky
    February 26, 2015
    Preston, Australia
    They rang 8pm thursday night. I didnt answer, and no message was left. Hope it doesn't continue
  • Denise
    March 16, 2013
    Perth, Australia
    I got a called from this number today despite being on the No Call Register and having a Private Number, I didn't Pick up. GRRRRR
  • Anonymous
    September 20, 2017
    Perth, Australia
  • A
    September 19, 2017
    Thornlie, Australia
    I missed the call, then checked online to see if it was scam/telemarketer. I then called them back with a private number and it went to their message bank for a Market Research Company. Blocking their number.
  • marg
    August 19, 2017
    Hurstville, Australia
    called on a Saturday afternoon so you know for sure it not a legit business .
  • Garry M
    August 17, 2017
    Hornsby, Australia
    It is TKW Research.I dial the number with a prefix 1831- it blocks YOUR number! very handy sometimes. There is a different number, available from phone books. You do need caller ID on your service
  • MICK
    August 4, 2017
    Coombabah, Australia
    THEY rang me saying they were fro NAB A HOAX

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