World-leading technology, local knowledge
There’s a world of innovation out there that can deliver a better future for rural New Zealanders. And now Farmside and Vodafone are bridging the gap by bringing broadband and mobile connectivity to more rural communities than ever before. Farmside’s multi award winning † local service and Vodafone’s network and innovation leadership is helping rural communities and businesses unlock their potential and thrive in an increasingly smart, digital world. We’re connecting New Zealand, together.
†Winner of the Broadband Compare TUANZ award for the Best Rural Service Provider 2019 and 2020.
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Our Success stories
Welcome to FarmsideHear Jason Sharp, General Manager of Farmside, talk about his team’s commitment to their customers and to rural connectivity throughout New Zealand.
Farmside enabling Tangaroa WalkerIt’s hard to be a social media sensation when you can’t successfully upload content. That’s why we came to the rescue of Farm4Life’s Tangaroa Walker.
Giving rural businesses urban connectivityDiscover how Vodafone created an innovative Wide Area Network (WAN) to securely connect all Pāmu farms with their corporate offices.
Continuing to build coverage in remote areasNow that’s show you build a cell tower!
Local problem, global solutionsDiscover how Vodafone’s connectivity and coverage is helping Predator Free Punakaiki ensure the survival of native birdlife.
Farmside Vodafone win at broadband awards
Farmside awarded best Rural Service Provider for second year running while Vodafone’s Digital Innovation Lead wins Emerging Leader in Digital Technology.
Farmside hits 10,000 RBI customers
Farmside powered by Vodafone, has hit a record of 10,000 rural wireless customers connecting via the Rural Broadband Initiative (RBI) networks.
Digital alongside dairy to connect and grow
Dairy farming can be rather isolating at times, particularly in Southland, so Tangaroa Walker turned online to build a likeminded community.
New $11.5M 4G Network confirmed for Chatham Islands
Chatham Islands will receive a new 4G wireless telecommunications network under the government’s Rural Broadband Initiative Phase 2 (RBI2).