Thousands of Waiheke Island residents and businesses are without internet this afternoon.
Telecommunications company Chorus is investigating a suspected fibre cut between Howick and the island about 3pm.
It said about 4000 copper and fibre customers are affected.
Loss of broadband services on Waiheke – we estimate 4,000 households and businesses have been affected by the outage. We apologise to those impacted and we’re working to restore services as quickly as possible. Please check https://t.co/QmhHgzvA3m for latest information.— Chorus NZ (@ChorusNZ) April 8, 2019