Two Mile Bay warning signs

Warning signs have been put up at Two Mile Bay following a sewage spill in Marshall Avenue on Thursday morning.

Pizza boxes now recyclable in the Taupo District

Pizza boxes can now be recycled in the Taupo District, meaning awkwardly stuffing them into rubbish bags has come to an end!


Landscape painting and the art style of cubism are two things that do not normally go together in art, so the new exhibition at Taupo Museum is set to share fresh ideas.

Sewer system to be repaired in Turangi

A number of trees will be removed from alongside the Tongariro School field in Turangi from today to allow the replacement of a collapsed sewer main.

Water restrictions due to dry conditions

Taupo District residents are being asked to only use sprinklers and irrigation systems on alternate days due to a dramatic increase in water use across the district.

Fire danger warning for Taupo District

A total fire ban has been put in place across rural areas of the Taupo District following an extended period of hot, dry weather.

Waitangi festival celebrates 175th anniversary of the treaty

The Taupo District’s biggest Waitangi Day festival is back for 2015 with popular New Zealand reggae band House of Shem headlining the event.

Council warns of possible impersonators

Know who you are dealing with. That is the message from Taupo District Council following reports of people impersonating council workers in neighbouring districts.

New Zealand Women Artists; From Yesteryear to Today

Some of New Zealand’s best known and loved female artists will showcase their work at an exhibition at Taupo Museum.

Netball courts resurfaced

Two netball courts have been resurfaced at Owen Delany Park and more will follow.

Kids creating outside the square

Children will be both entertained and challenged at Taupō Museum with creative activities themed on a popular computer game.

December 2014

Holiday Services 2014-15

Information on our opening hours and our refuse and recycling collections over the holidays.

Butterfly spreads its wings at domain

The butterfly sculpture designed by a high school student has been brought to life on Tongariro Domain.

Turangi netball pavilion given green light for consultation

Turangi netballers will have a new base in the pavilion building at Te Kapua Park provided the community and iwi support the idea.

FOUR PHOTOS – An Exhibition of Thought

Four Taupo photographers are keen to take you on a thought provoking journey this summer with a collection of photographs.

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