Little bit of a necro, but i have to say.
Ask your ISP if they can put it on their free-zone service (if they have one).
i'm on iinet in Australia, found it on Games.on.net (which will soon merge so i get freezone from it)
went from 100-200 kb/s to 1.5 MB/s stable.
massive improvement right
FYI, this is the link: