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Master Geek
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# 213850 15-Apr-2017 11:01
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My cable has been down since 9:30am (1.5 hours so far). According to message when phoning call centre and twitter this outage affects Wellington and Christchurch.


Nothing on Network Status page and no indication of when it will be back up.

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Uber Geek
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  # 1764657 15-Apr-2017 11:10
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Pretty serious rain in Wellington here last night. Just the downfalls of having your network exposed to the elements up on poles, as well as all that active gear sitting out there too.

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  # 1764658 15-Apr-2017 11:10
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My cable in Woolston Christchurch is going fine. Not on the "fibre" plan yet, are you?


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Master Geek
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  # 1764660 15-Apr-2017 11:31
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On Fibre-X, cable is underground in our area which is Beckenham. Unlikely to be weather related given outages occurring in different cities.


Back up now.



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