News and events



19 Dec
InternetNZ is pleased to ask Kiwis to save the date for NetHui 2015. New Zealand's favourite Internet event will take place at SkyCity in Auckland on July 8-10 and once again .the call has gone out...
19 Dec
InternetNZ is pleased to see that the Commerce Commission has seen reason around timing of its FPP. By giving all concerned parties more time to submit, it’s ensuring a fairer process, rather than...
19 Dec
Another exciting development happened yesterday in online content delivery. Spark announced a joint venture with Coliseum Sports to bring more sports content to the Lightbox online TV platform. This...
18 Dec
As we move toward the end of the year, it’s a good time to look at those things that are likely to be on the table still in 2015. One of the items still looming on the legislative agenda is the...
18 Dec
InternetNZ welcomes the news today from Spark, Vodafone and Telstra that they are to build a new Internet cable to New Zealand. InternetNZ has been saying for a long time that a new cable will not be...
15 Dec
This is a reminder that InternetNZ is currently running a funding round dedicated to Canterbury. We are providing $100,000 for projects that extend the availability, use and benefit of the Internet...
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...