How many realise Telstra/Foxtel retain the Pay TV component of the HFC and Telstra retains some fibres in the Fibre cables to service their business customers (HFC is not suited to business).
NBN will Nominally "own" the HFC and will be responsible for upgrading, operating, maintaining and extending it (currently only covers 30% of premises in footprint), all at no cost to Telstra/Foxtel.
Under the FTTP NBN, Telstra/Foxtel kept their Pay TV HFC and paid for maintenance and operation.
Fttn will be only very average for Video streaming, The Monopoly is maintained and extended at taxpayer expense
Worth $Billions to Rupert and News Ltd.
Also NBN is now liable for and will pay Telstra to remediate the problematic pits and ducts that were previously Telstra's responsibilty.
A true Carpetbagger scam