News

August

Mayor to travel to China as part of Local Government delegation

Taupo District Mayor David Trewavas will attend the New Zealand China Mayoral Forum in Xiamen City in September.

Never A Week Goes By

An exhibition that features Taupo’s sister city Noumea and tells the tale of how two Pacific colonies experienced World War I opens at Taupo Museum this weekend.

July

Road closures in place

Some road closures will be in place to make way for the inaugural Taupo Marathon tomorrow Saturday, 1 August.

Give your feedback on Kinloch reserves

Time is running out for the community to have its say on Kinloch’s reserves, with one week until submissions close.

Mangakino water supply shut down

Mangakino’s water supply is being turned off to allow the changeover from the old water main to the new from 10am to 3pm today.

Intersection improvement work to begin

Three major intersections in the Taupo central business district are getting a makeover from next week.

Broadband and mobile phone coverage

The district’s broadband capabilities and mobile phone coverage could improve dramatically if it is chosen for the next roll out of a Government initiative.

Challenge on for cafes to promote te Reo

Taupō District cafés will be dressing their premises up with a te Reo theme as part of a challenge to recognise Māori Language Week.

Emirates Melbourne Cup coming to Taupo

The day has nearly arrived - the prestigious Emirates Melbourne Cup is coming to Taupo on Sunday, July 26!

Council seeks feedback on Spa Thermal Park

Taupo District Council is seeking feedback on whether to allow an operator to occupy an area of the Spa Thermal Park car park.

Mayor congratulates Cycle Challenge on award

The Cycle Challenge winning a national award is testament to the event’s profile and fantastic organisation, says Mayor David Trewavas.

Te Wiki o te Reo Maori

It’s Maori Language Week next week and this young New Zealander has become an internet sensation with his video on the pronunciation of te Reo.

Water mains replacement

Work on two water mains being replaced in Taupo is progressing well.

Tongariro Bridge to be temporarily reduced to one lane

New water and wastewater pipes are being installed alongside the Tongariro Bridge on State Highway 1 next month, requiring the closure of one lane.

New fitness equipment for Spa Thermal Park

New, modern exercise equipment is being installed in Spa Thermal Park that people of all ages can use to get fit for free!

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