Scrub is being removed at a Wharewaka reserve to make way for native trees.
Contractors are about to start work resconstructing and widening some areas of Poihipi Road.
Taupo District’s rural fire manager Roger Nelson is off to Tasmania as part of a New Zealand team being sent to help tackle bush fires.
Clearing work will begin next week as Taupo District Council moves to bridge the gap between the Lions’ Walk and the footpath at Five Mile Bay.