News and Events



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...
16 Oct
Frequently when people ask “is anyone else seeing this” questions on the New Zealand Network Operators Group (NZNOG) list they get a large number of replies, but in a case over the last week, a...
6 Oct
InternetNZ is delighted with the announcement that Minister Adams will continue in her role as Communications Minister, and congratulates her on her promotion to the government’s front bench.  The...
2 Oct
I've been thinking a lot about the General Election results and what they mean for the Internet in New Zealand.  First off, we want to congratulate the National Party on their win. We've had a...
22 Sep
New Zealand's Internet forum, NetHui, is coming to the South Island in November. 21-22 November in Christchurch will see a gathering of South Islanders interested in shaping the future of the...