Find details here of any alerts currently in place around the Taupō District for road works and closures, any water-related issues or restrictions, covid-19 and more.
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Health warning issued for Lake MaraetaiOther
Cyclone GabrielleCivil Defence
Information and updates on Cyclone Gabrielle and the impact across the Taupō District.
Volcanic Alert Level for Taupō Volcano remains at Alert Level 1Civil Defence
GeoNet have kept the Volcanic Alert Level for Taupō Volcano at Volcanic Alert Level 1 (minor volcanic unrest) following the strong M5.6 earthquake that occurred beneath Lake Taupō on 30 November.
Harmless Geosmin in Omori water supplyWater alerts
Recent water samples in the Omori water supply - which supplies Omori, Pukawa and Kuratau - has confirmed harmless Geosmin in the supply.
Slip on Omori RoadRoad works and closures
Following a slip on Omori Road after heavy rain, our contractor Inframax has cleared the debris and installed temporary traffic signals with the road down to a single lane.