Website editor’s note: There are local groups springing up all around New Zealand to oppose the imposition of 5G – or in some cases, to oppose applications by telecommunications companies to build new cellular phone towers close to homes, schools etc.
Below are some of the groups that are working on the 5G and related issues. If you are part of a group and would like to have your group’s Facebook page or group and/or any local petition that you may have listed on this website, please email via this link with the details. Thank you.
North Island Groups
There is now a group for the Far North and its link is below: https://www.facebook.com/5G-Far-North-NZ-111422936972664/
Whangarei has a Stop 5G Facebook group and also a petition and these are below:
Mangawhai has a Facebook group on the 5G issue and there is also a petition to the Kaipara District Council.
This is the link to the petittion: http://chng.it/T2HdMVQGNV
North Auckland (Warkworth and greater Rodney area)
There is a group for the North Auckland (Warkworth/Rodney area) which has a FB group and also a petition for this area. Details are below:
5G-Free North Shore
5G-Free North Shore has a Facebook group which is https://www.facebook.com/groups/1029387300734363/
5G Free Waiheke
5G-Free Waiheke has a Facebook group and its address is below: https://www.facebook.com/groups/5gfreewaiheke/
Concerned Citizens for a 5G Free West Auckland
This group does not have a Facebook page. If you would like to make contact with Concerned Citizens for a 5G Free West Auckland, please email through the following link https://5g.org.nz/contact/ with your name and phone number and your area and request that your details can be passed along to the relevant coordinator.
If you are not on Facebook would like to make contact with these groups, please email through the following link https://5g.org.nz/contact/ with your name and phone number and your area and request that your details can be passed along to the relevant coordinator. Thank you.
Stop 5G Coromandel’s petition is here:
The Tairua community also has a petition against a proposed Spark cellular phone tower that the company wanted to put on a commercial site that bordered with housing and was also close to many local businesses.
There is also a petition to stop 5G in Thames, which is below:
Hamilton now has a Facebook group and its address is: https://www.facebook.com/groups/480975912815839/
The link to the Paeroa group and their petition against a proposed Spark cellular phone tower three metres away from a Paeroa resident’s back door – and close to a school is below:
Whanganui has a Stop 5G FB group and it, along with the petition for Whanganui is below:
Gisborne has a Stop 5G group and its FB address is below:
South Island Groups
There are groups in the South Island that will be listed here as soon as permission has been obtained to post their contact details.
To be put in touch with the group in Christchurch please email through the following link https://5g.org.nz/contact/ with your name and phone number and request that your details are passed along to the local coordinator and this will be done. Thank you.
There is a FB group for Banks Peninsula which is at the following link:
Oxford now has a group and its address is as follows: No 5G Oxford NZ: https://www.facebook.com/groups/505842973554484/
The FB page for the Nelson group is below: 5G Free Nelson
https://www.facebook.com/5GFreeNelsonNZ and 5G Free Nelson now has a new and very informative website which you can find here: https://www.5gfreenelson.nz/
There is a 5G-Free group for Golden Bay and its Facebook group is below:
Upper Clutha Region
The Upper Clutha region has a FB page and it is here: https://www.facebook.com/upperclutha5Gproblemsandsolutions/
Oamaru and Waitaki Region
The Waitaki region now has a FB page and it is
Queenstown-Arrowtown now has a Facebook group which you can see below:
Alexandra now has a Facebook and it is below:
Dunedin now has a 5G Free Dunedin group and its link is below:
Invercargill-Southland has a 5G-Free group and its page is https://www.facebook.com/groups/643844069353518/
Are you part of a Stop 5G / 5G Free New Zealand group that is not listed?
If you are part of a Stop 5G or 5G Free New Zealand group that is not listed on this page, please get in touch with www.5G.org.nz via the following link: https://5g.org.nz/contact/
Please include your name, your group’s name and FB page or group URL and the URL for any online petition that your group may have started. Please also state your position within the group (i.e. secretary or FB admin etc.) and include a phone number in case of email problems. Thank you.
Want to join a local group but there is not one listed in your area?
If you are part of a Stop 5G or 5G Free New Zealand group that is not listed on this page, please get in touch with www.5G.org.nz via the following link: https://5g.org.nz/contact/ as there may be a group that is not yet listed with which we can connect you – and with your permission we can pass your details along to a group in or near your area.
When you email, please include your name, your area and a phone number in case of email problems. Thank you.
Do you want to start a Stop 5G / 5G Free NZ FB group for your area?
If you would like to start a FB group for your area there is information to help you at this link:
Want to help stop 5G but do not have time to start a group or attend meetings?
If you want to join the growing number of New Zealanders who do want 5G to be introduced into New Zealand, please go to this page for ideas of what you can do to help stop 5G: https://5g.org.nz/2019/04/20/what-you-can-do-to-help-keep-new-zealand-5g-free/
Website editor’s note:
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If you are on Facebook, please also check out the 5G Free New Zealand FB page at the following link as this is the best way to stay up-to- date with 5G related news: https://www.facebook.com/5GFreeNewZealand/
If you would like to help in any way with the campaign against 5G in NZ, please email through the Contact Form on this website.
There is a now Resources page on the site where you can download flyers and poster for printing and distribution and also download the new 5G Free New Zealand Personal Action Plan.
We now also have an Events Page in which events relating to 5G will be listed as information comes to hand.
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