News

July

Next stage for Spa Thermal Park tidy up

Tree stumps and broken branches are being removed from Spa Thermal Park next week to make way for the planting of new native trees.

ETA roundabouts to be tidied up

Three roundabouts at major intersections on the East Taupo Arterial (ETA) in Taupo are being tidied up and planted with new trees.

Maori Language Week

Take the time to learn some Te Reo next week to celebrate Maori Language Week.

Wellington Phoenix to play football in Taupo

Football stars the Wellington Phoenix are set to play the New Zealand A team in Taupo next month.

Trustpower Community Awards

The community has until Friday, July 18 to get nominations in for deserving volunteer organisations for this year’s Trustpower Community Awards.

Praise for improved Civil Defence capabilities

Taupo District Council has welcomed news that the Waikato’s regional Civil Defence capability has improved markedly since it was last assessed.

Work begins on Whakamaru water pump station

Whakamaru residents will soon benefit from an upgraded water pump station which will provide them with a more reliable water supply.

June

Volcanic fun these school holidays

If creating miniature erupting volcanoes sounds like your child’s idea of fun, now is your chance to let them experience it without having to clean up the mess!

Straight to Taupo for new citizens

When South African Garth Lindsay moved to New Zealand, living in Taupo was the only option.

Playground celebrated in Mangakino

A community’s drive to create a better neighbourhood for its children has seen the creation of a new playground in Mangakino.

Time running out for memorial guidelines feedback

You can still give feedback on the proposed guidelines for remembrance activities on Taupo District Council land, but time is running out.

Te Haerenga – The Journey

Discover how the first people came to Aotearoa/New Zealand and learn about Matariki in a new Taupo Museum exhibition.

Friends of the Library turn ten

Taupo’s Friends of the Library are celebrating their 10th anniversary this month and the community are invited to join in the celebrations.

Credit rating increase on back of strengthening performance

Standard and Poor’s have upgraded Taupo District Council’s rating to AA- positive outlook on the back of “strengthening budgetary performance”.

Football Ferns play Brazil in Taupo

Taupo District will be treated to a spectacular display of football this month with the country’s national women’s team taking on Brazil at Owen Delany Park.

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