News and events


25 Nov
This is the first blog for Hills Holes and Poles, an InternetNZ supported project to look at  innovative rural broadband projects solutions and template them for other communities. This sees the...
25 Nov
Our project is called Hills Holes and Poles and we saw all three yesterday. Chris Roberts runs Amuri.net, based in Culverden, about 1.5 hours north of Christchurch. Its dairying country and this is...
25 Nov
As part of our mission to work alongside the Internet community of New Zealand, we help fund projects that go towards making New Zealand’s Internet better. Every year we invest $500,000 in community...
20 Nov
InternetNZ is thrilled that Netflix has announced it will be launching in New Zealand next year. InternetNZ CEO Jordan Carter says it’s always a great thing to see new companies enter the...
12 Nov
InternetNZ is surprised and bemused by recent comments from the Chief Censor that he is considering "prosecuting" Slingshot over its GlobalMode service that enabled Internet users to access sites...
12 Nov
Overnight, US President Barack Obama made some startling announcements about his plan for an open and free Internet. In a televised address, President Obama advocated for a change in regulation so...
5 Nov
The New Zealand Open Source Awards are happening on 12 November at Te Papa (you can purchase a ticket for $45 by emailing awards@nzosa.org.nz) and InternetNZ is a proud sponsor of them. But we...
30 Oct
InternetNZ is delighted to announce that as part of the upcoming NetHui South 2014, it has added a Day Zero to its programme and will now host Open Data Day on November 20. InternetNZ Chief Executive...
29 Oct
The South Island edition of New Zealand’s favourite Internet event is open for registrations now. NetHui South 2014 will be held at the University of Canterbury on November 21-22 and as with previous...
16 Oct
InternetNZ has today applauded Chorus for taking another look at the changes it was proposing to make to its copper broadband services. The copper network owner has announced that it will be putting...