Satellite

*Terms and conditions apply. Click here to find out more. 

Farmside's Satellite broadband plans are delivered predominantly via the OPTUS Satellite and provide rural New Zealand with a cost effective, high performance broadband connection. Satellite is available virtually anywhere in New Zealand, no matter how remotely you live.

Satellite Broadband
10GB

10GB peak data

20GB off peak data

$139.00/month

up to 10Mbps download

up to 2Mbps upload

Satellite Broadband
20GB

20GB peak data

40GB off peak data

$190.00/month

up to 16Mbps download

up to 2Mbps upload

Satellite Broadband
30GB

30GB peak data

60GB off peak data

$269.00/month

up to 16Mbps download

up to 2Mbps upload

Satellite Broadband
& Phone 10GB

10GB peak data

20GB off peak data

$159.00/month

up to 10Mbps download

up to 2Mbps upload

Phone line included*

(Farmside Voice only,

copper phone line not eligible)

Free national & local calling*

*Terms and conditions apply

Satellite Broadband
& Phone 20GB

20GB peak data

40GB off peak data

$210.00/month

up to 16Mbps download

up to 2Mbps upload

Phone line included*

(Farmside Voice only,

copper phone line not eligible)

Free national & local calling*

*Terms and conditions apply

Satellite Broadband
& Phone 30GB

30GB peak data

60GB off peak data

$289.00/month

up to 16Mbps download

up to 2Mbps upload

Phone line included*

(Farmside Voice only,

copper phone line not eligible)

Free national & local calling*

*Terms and conditions apply

Important Things to Know

Data Boosters


You can build your own plan by simply adding on data boosters. Data boosters can be purchased via MyFarmside or by calling our customer service team on 0800 32 76 74.

  • 2GB - $40
  • 5GB - $80
  • 10GB - $150
  • 15GB - $200
  • 20GB - $240




Calling Rates


Applicable with a Satellite Broadband and Phone plan.

  • National calling - FREE
  • Local calling - FREE
  • Any NZ mobiles - $0.36
  • Any AUS/Ireland/Canada landlines - $0.26
  • Any USA/UK landlines - $0.21
  • Any USA mobiles - $0.21
  • Any Canada mobiles - $0.26
  • Any AUS/Ireland/UK Mobiles - $0.61
Click here to view all other international calling locations and rates




Talk Packs


Applicable with a Satellite Broadband and Phone plan.

  • NZ mobiles 1 hour - $14.95
  • NZ mobiles 2 hours - $28.75
  • NZ mobiles 4 hours - $52.90
  • NZ mobiels 6 hours - $77.05
Only one mobile talk pack can be added per month.




Smart Calling Features


Applicable with a Satellite Broadband and Phone plan.

  • Voicemail $7.15 - An answering service for when your phone line is busy or not answered
  • Call Waiting $4.09 - Will notify you when someone is trying to call you while you're on another call
  • Call Divert $4.09 - Let's you divert calls to a phone number of your choice wherever you are, and always stay in touch
  • Caller Display FREE - Makes it possible for you to see who is calling before you answer. Your phone must have caller-id capability
  • Call Rejection $4.09 - Rejects calls from callers who withhold their called ID.
  • Do Not Disturb $4.09 - Enable Do Not Disturb to make your calls go to voicemail without your phone ringing,
  • Speed Calling $4.09 - Speed Calling makes calling faster by allowing you to assign a one or two digit code to speed call to different phone numbers
  • Call Barring $4.09 - Call Barring prevents your phone from making toll calls
  • Reminder Calls $4.09 - Reminder Calls allow you to configure your phone to ring at a specified time
  • SIM Ring $4.09 - Simultaneous ring allows incoming calls to simultaneously ring a number of phone numbers at the same time
  • Priority Calls $4.09 - Priority Calls make calls ring distinctively if they are from selected callers on compatible phones
Click here to view the Farmside Voice Phone Portal Guide. Click here to view the Smart Calling Features short codes.




Terms and Conditions





Standard Installation/Non-standard Installation


A Standard installation applies where:

• The premises is a single story home or building made of wood or Brick and has easy access to the roof using a ladder (not scaffolding)

• The roof pitch is less than 15 degrees

• 10metres of cabling or less is required

• The modem is located against an exterior wall

• Connecting the service up to a single computer

A Non-Standard installation applies where:

• The premises is a 2 story or architecturally designed (1 or 2 story) home or building

• The roof pitch >15 degrees

• Scaffolding or an elevated work platform is required

• The house is difficult to access (e.g on the side of a cliff)

• Internal cabling is required

• Additional cable in excess of 10metres us required

• Modem needs to be located in a difficult area to access (e.g in the roof space of an internal office)
Contact us on 0800 32 76 74 for a quote on a Non-Standard installation.





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