Uber Australia: A Timeline

By amouret
  • Uber founded in California

    Source: Uber website
  • Uber app released to public via smartphone

    Source: Uber website
  • Uber announces UberX, a service that uses lower-cost hybrid vehicles

    Source: Techcrunch.com
  • Uber launces in Sydney

    Source: CNet Magazine, CBS
  • Uber arrives in Melbourne

    Source: Gizmodo.com
  • case against the Australian Taxation Office over the application of GST

  • UberX announces 10% increase in fares

    Source: email from David, general manager of Uber in Australia