2degrees indulges in some subtle Aussie baiting

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  • June 7, 2013
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2degrees indulges in some subtle Aussie baiting

To promote the fact that 2degrees customers on a Carryover Plan can call and text their Aussie mates at no extra cost, the cheeky telco has released an ad via TBWA\ that details the similarities between the two countries. But it still manages to stoke the trans-Tasman coals with a Troy McClure-esque disclaimer at the end. 

As Rhys Darby so rapidly says: "Please note, New Zealand is much better than Australia, pavlova is officially Kiwi, Phar Lap was born in this country and we don't say fair dinkum, we say choice."

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