The Australian VAST satelite system now includes 13+HD digital Australian satelite channels "free to air" after you buy the specific box and smart card.....Includes Australian filtered television chanels...multiple ABC, SBS and commercial channels.
Has anyone tried using a large satelite dish in North East Thailand to recieve the OPTUS C1 East Asia feed?....details below.... and is the signal quality good enough to run a vast UBC receiver?

SatBeams - Satellite Coverage Maps - Sat Footprint Optus C1 (Defence C1) / Optus D3