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Topic # 111081 23-Oct-2012 17:37
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Could anyone point us in the direction of any ISP Providers able to supply broadband 20mins drive south west of Waipukurau. We are moving there at the end of this year and are having trouble finding info. Possible only satellite available and not even sure of that. Thanks

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  Reply # 705232 23-Oct-2012 17:46
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Check out the Vodafone RBI page

http://www.vodafone.co.nz/about/rural-broadband-initiative/

RBI coverage option left hand side down the page

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  Reply # 705234 23-Oct-2012 17:52
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What's the address? 
Maybe search for it here: http://www.chorus.co.nz/service-availability-tool

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 705235 23-Oct-2012 17:52
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Put the address in to the Chorus SAT first and see what might be available via fixed line.
Then maybe have a look at www.swiftnet.co.nz and see if they can get a wireless service to you. Others on here might know of other wireless providers available. That is just the first one that showed up in google.
If wireless isn't an option then check out the vodafone site for RBI coverage.
Failing those options satellite will obviously be available but is very expensive for the kind of service you get.

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  Reply # 705256 23-Oct-2012 19:17
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check this out , not cheap but you would have something

http://www.vodafone.co.nz/broadband/wireless/

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  Reply # 707162 26-Oct-2012 20:35
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Taylor Communications have clients as far south as Hautope Road of of Mt Kahuranaki
Visit www.ruralkiwi.com and submit your details on the contact us page
We are also about to build a transmitter at Omakere next month and planning on one at Porangahau by Xmas

Also centralines are currently in negotiations with a couple of companies about providing a service where RBI has failed.
Taylor communications has been shortlisted - so you may want to pay attention to the newspaper - announcements will be via the CHB Mail




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