Nintendo have just announced
a joint operation with Telstra which will provide Nintendo DS owners with free WiFi access at Telstra HotSpots:
Nintendo Australia, in conjunction with Telstra, is pleased to announce that Nintendo DS™ users can now enjoy Wi-Fi service to Nintendo DS at over 1,000 Telstra Wireless Hotspot® destinations across Australia. Destinations include McDonald’s Restaurants, Starbucks Cafés, airports, hotels and city hotzones throughout Melbourne and Sydney. Through the agreement with Telstra, Nintendo will offer complimentary access to Nintendo® Wi-Fi Connection, the wireless gaming service that millions of Nintendo fans around the globe have been connecting to and playing online.
More information will apparently be available soon at www.NintendoWiFi.com.au