The '20c coin' cable that's going to ramp-up NZ's broadband connectivity
19 November 2016
The Ile de Re ship has docked in Auckland, as it begins the final stages of the cable laying.
The cable will run from Raglan to Narrabeen beach in Australia.
Other useful resources
- Read about how the cable is laid and maintained: Cable-laying ship on way to finish Tasman Global Access cable
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