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Slingshot’s new broadband plans offer more data than ever

Monday, 5 September 2011, 2:17 pm | Slingshot

In a New Zealand first, Slingshot is offering a new range of broadband deals that are moving the telecommunications industry towards international standards, with huge new data caps for record-low prices. More >>

Toll calling prices slashed with Slingshot!

Friday, 5 August 2011, 1:18 pm | Slingshot

While New Zealanders wait to see reduced calling rates from landlines to mobiles from most big Telco’s following this year’s Mobile Termination Rates decision, Slingshot is leading the charge with lower than ever calling rates. More >>

“All You Can Eat” Is Back

Monday, 1 August 2011, 1:17 pm | Slingshot

Slingshot has re-launched its popular “ALL YOU CAN EAT” broadband plan, with a number of new benefits. More >>

Fastest Pie Wins

Thursday, 21 July 2011, 10:19 am | Slingshot

To celebrate all that is good about the Kiwi meat pie, Hamilton bakery The Pie Men is hosting the inaugural The Pie Men National Pie Eating Champs on Friday, 19 August 2011, with support from event venue the Cock & Bull pub and The Rock FM radio ... More >>

Slingshot Makes Land To Mobile Calling Affordable

Thursday, 9 June 2011, 5:32 pm | Slingshot

Slingshot is leading the way as one of the first telecommunications companies to pass on to customers savings from the recent Mobile Termination Rate cuts, with the announcement of its new reduced-rate land to mobile calling packages. More >>

Opening and blessing of new premises for Māori with HIV

Tuesday, 24 May 2011, 2:31 pm | Slingshot

Māori will have their own drop in centre, offices and premise to meet for people living with HIV & AIDS. More >>

Slingshot And Sky Television Announce A New Agreement

Thursday, 5 May 2011, 11:30 am | Slingshot

The deal will enable Slingshot to sell SKY television services and bundle SKY with their homeline, broadband and mobile products. The new quadruple play offering can all be invoiced on the one Slingshot bill. More >>

Slingshot Relief Package for Christchurch customers

Thursday, 10 March 2011, 3:47 pm | Slingshot

The New Zealand owned Telco, Slingshot, has today unveiled a package of emergency relief measures to help its Christchurch customers who have lost their landline phone or Internet connections. More >>

Haiti earthquake survivor adds Chch to Purple Cake Day

Wednesday, 23 February 2011, 1:54 pm | Slingshot

Haiti earthquake survivor Emily Sanson-Rejouis is pledging to double the efforts of next week’s inaugural Purple Cake Day on March 1st, and offer proceeds to help children in need in Christchurch, as well as children in Haiti, following yesterday’s ... More >>

MarchFest triples the beers served in just three years

Friday, 4 February 2011, 1:48 pm | Slingshot

Nelson’s MarchFest has tripled the number of participating breweries in just three years, with 12 new craft beers being offered to discerning beer lovers at the upcoming event on March 26th. MarchFest is Nelson’s hip harvest hop festival, and is the ... More >>

Slingshot joins forces with Kinetic Education

Thursday, 11 June 2009, 4:40 pm | Slingshot

Slingshot has formed a partnership with tutoring specialists Kinetic Education in order to offer a comprehensive online tutoring programme. Kinetic Education was founded in 1985 and has specialised tutoring programmes in place all over the world for school ... More >>

CallPlus and Slingshot go mobile

Wednesday, 29 April 2009, 9:44 am | Slingshot

CallPlus and Slingshot go mobile   From August, CallPlus and Slingshot customers will be able to buy mobile services directly from their favourite ISPs under a deal signed with Vodafone. More >>

Inaugural 'Great NZ Vote Party' in full swing

Wednesday, 5 November 2008, 10:40 am | Slingshot

THE GREAT NZ VOTE PARTY Media Release 5th November 2008 Inaugural 'Great NZ Vote Party' in full swing There is just one day left to enter the exciting Great New Zealand Vote Party competition. Young people are being encouraged to hold a party or celebration ... More >>

The Truth About Men begins shooting in Wellington

Thursday, 9 October 2008, 10:57 am | Slingshot

Press Release 8 October 2008   Tom Scott’s  “The Truth About Men” begins shooting in Wellington, New Zealand   Principal photography commenced on the feature film “The Truth About Men” in Wellington, New Zealand last week with some filming ... More >>

Slingshot offers customers a terabyte of free data

Wednesday, 23 April 2008, 4:58 pm | Slingshot

Slingshot, part of CallPlus New Zealand’s largest 100% kiwi owned full service telecommunications company launched a unique referral campaign for its existing broadband customers. The concept is simple, refer five friends to Slingshot and get a free ... More >>

Good News For Callplus, Slingshot And Consumers!

Tuesday, 18 December 2007, 6:03 pm | Slingshot

and, Tuesday 18th December 2007 CallPlus are delighted to be the successful bidder for the rights to use 30MHz of nationwide 2.5GHz spectrum, a critical spectrum band for deployment of WiMax technology, in the spectrum auction which concluded today. More >>

Slingshot Appoints Voice Product Manager

Wednesday, 4 July 2007, 3:32 pm | Slingshot

Slingshot part of CallPlus, New Zealand’s largest 100% kiwi owned full service telecommunications company, has appointed Lisa Gentsch as its new Voice Product Manager. More >>

Slingshot curbs surging spam volumes with IronPort

Monday, 18 June 2007, 3:45 pm | Slingshot

Slingshot, part of CallPlus Group, New Zealand’s largest 100% kiwi owned full service telecommunications company, has completed the rollout of a new managed antispam solution, two IronPort C650 Email Security Appliances, for all its internet users to ensure ... More >>

Slingshot Voted Best ISP At People’s Choice Awards

Friday, 11 May 2007, 12:53 am | Slingshot

Slingshot, has won the coveted award as the Best ISP at the 10th annual People’s Choice NeGuide Awards held last night. Tens of thousands of voters took the opportunity to vote for the best ISP in New Zealand based on reliability, price, access, support ... More >>

Nationwide Launch Of Homeline Services

Wednesday, 24 January 2007, 3:33 pm | Slingshot

Slingshot To Take Full Advantage Of Naked DSL And LLU With Nationwide Launch Of Homeline Services More >>