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= Airport to Venue =
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<strong>Internet Access</strong>
Auckland airport has busses, shuttles and taxis available.  Note that the Auckland domestic and international airports are about 1 km apart, so ensure you take order a taxi to the correct location.
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* http://www.aucklandairport.co.nz/ToAndFromTheAirport/PublicTransport/TaxisAndShuttles.aspx
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== Airbus ==  
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==At the Conference Venue==  
* Cost $16 one way
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* http://www.airbus.co.nz/
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* add route
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== Shuttles ==
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Throughout the University of Auckland, there will be an additional SSID available to conference delegates. This will be advertised at all campus locations where there is normally WiFi access, including the OGG Building.
* Cost $33 per person, one way.
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* https://www.supershuttle.co.nz/Default.aspx
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== Taxi ==
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The Wireless network will give delegates unfiltered Internet access via NAT.
* $75-$90
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* http://taxi.co.nz (pre-paid taxi)
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* Wireless SSID: <strong>LCA2015</strong>
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* Protocol: 802.11a/b/g/n 2.4GHz and 5GHz.  802.11n 5GHz recommended.
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* Password: <i>This will be given to delegates</i>
  
= Around Auckland =
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==University Accommodation==  
  
== Central City Busses ==
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<strong>Carlaw Park</strong>
  
The [https://at.govt.nz/bus-train-ferry/bus-services/link-bus-service/ LINK busses] loop around the city anti-clockwise.  There are three routes all at a reasonable price:
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Wireless access is provided with the same parameters as in the conference venue.
* City LINK - Red, $0.50, every 7-10 minutes.  This goes up and down Queen St.
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* Inner LINK - Green, $2, every 10-15 minutes.  This goes around the CBD (Central Business Area) and out to New Market.
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* Outer LINK - Orange, $2 to $4, every 15 minutes.  This goes up and down Queen St.
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== Busses going further ==
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<strong>University Hall</strong>
  
There are many other busses that go out to the suburbs, see the [https://at.govt.nz/bus-train-ferry/ Auckland Transport (AT) website] for more details. 
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Wireless access is provided here in common areas only.
  
'''Tip:''' Google maps directions work well with the Auckland Transport system.
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Please note that wired network ports in the rooms are connected to the University ResNet, which requires a University ID and authentication to connect to the Internet, and so should not be used.
  
= Parking at venue =
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==Other Accommodation==
Link to FAQ question
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For Internet access information in other accommodation not provided by LCA, please contact the accommodation provider.  Many hotels will offer in-room Internet connections, but prices may vary.

Revision as of 11:18, 9 October 2014

Internet Access

At the Conference Venue

Throughout the University of Auckland, there will be an additional SSID available to conference delegates. This will be advertised at all campus locations where there is normally WiFi access, including the OGG Building.

The Wireless network will give delegates unfiltered Internet access via NAT.

  • Wireless SSID: LCA2015
  • Protocol: 802.11a/b/g/n 2.4GHz and 5GHz. 802.11n 5GHz recommended.
  • Password: This will be given to delegates

University Accommodation

Carlaw Park

Wireless access is provided with the same parameters as in the conference venue.

University Hall

Wireless access is provided here in common areas only.

Please note that wired network ports in the rooms are connected to the University ResNet, which requires a University ID and authentication to connect to the Internet, and so should not be used.

Other Accommodation

For Internet access information in other accommodation not provided by LCA, please contact the accommodation provider. Many hotels will offer in-room Internet connections, but prices may vary.