For rural customers and customers not able to use fibre or ADSL we can provide wireless broadband connections via the Wired Country Wi-Max network in the Franklin Area.
The Packing Shed offers a wireless connection with data speeds of 5Mb/s download and 1Mb/s upload.
All plans have a monthly data usage allowance. Once that is reached you are charged $2 per GB for data used beyond the allowance.
|Plan||Data Allowance||Monthly Fee|
|Wireless 50||50 GB||$79|
|Wireless 80||80 GB||$99|
|Wireless 120||120 GB||$119|
Add $10 per month to have a phone service on top of the wirless connection.
For more details on our phone service see our VOIP page.
The Installation charge is $250 for a wireless connection. A minimum 24 month term applies to all new connections. If the term is broken in the first 12 months a fee of $199 is charged. If the term is broken in the last 12 months a fee of $99 is charged.
Each account offers 5 email boxes. If a fixed IP address is required there is an additional charge of $15.
Installation involves putting an aerial on your roof pointing back to one of the base stations, that is terminated to an ethernet connection in your premises. The ethernet connection then allows you to attach one computer directly, or you can use an ethernet router for more than one computer. The Packing Shed can supply a Wireless router for $95.
All pricing includes GST
Accounts for these plans must be paid by Credit Card or Direct Debit.