Somar is a Professional Partner of SilverStripe

The content management system of choice with corporates & NZ Government agencies.

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Somar is an approved vendor on the Web Services Panel

Our agile team can deliver any solution for NZ Government.

Somar and the Web Services Panel

Strategy and experience that gets results

Somar help bridge that divide between the needs of your business, and the needs of your customers. We pride ourselves on user-centric design, and exploring the best solutions to suit your needs and budget.

Some of our Recent Work

Citizens Advice Bureau

CAB required a new public website backed by a powerful knowledge base search, along with a full intranet for their more than 2,600 trained volunteers in more than 80 locations around New Zealand. Learn more


Hundreds of thousands of people need quick and easy public transport information. We put human experience at the heart of a SilverStripe solution.

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New Zealand Avalanche Advisory

NZ Avalanche Advisory reports on avalanche and snow conditions to keep over 26,500 Kiwis participating in mountaineering every year in NZ safe.

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NZ Walking Access Commission

The NZ Walking Access Commission website feautres an interactive online tool that efficiently reveals the thousands of accessible tracks and trails spread across the country.

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Department of Internal Affairs - Marketplace

Department of Internal Affairs required an online marketplace platform to connect suppliers of digital cloud services with New Zealand Government agencies.

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Metlink Commuter App

Following on from the success of the Metlink website, Somar was asked to create a mobile app for Apple iOS and Android devices. This companion app focuses on real-time bus, train and ferry information for commuters on the go.

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Wellington Jazz Festival

Wellington Jazz Festival is a yearly fixture, heating up the capital with a mid-winter culture hit, enhanced by great music, food, wines and craft beers. The Festival features major international headliners as well as top local musicians, with festivities all over the city.

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WREMO / Get Prepared

The Wellington Regional Emergency Office (WREMO) required an overhaul of their existing Get Prepared website to help inform the public about important emergency information in the greater Wellington region.

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Let's chat

If you'd like to talk with us about a project, or get to know us better,
please get in touch. We're always up for a coffee at our Manners Street office.

Drop us a line

Somar Design Studios
Level 9, 50 Manners Street
Wellington 6011

+64 4 385 1075