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Decision released on plan change to allow greater building coverageNews
A proposed plan change by the Taupō District Council will allow for increased building coverage on residential properties and reduce the amount of red tape for homeowners to deal with.
Leisure pool at AC Baths temporarily closedNews
The AC Baths leisure pool has been temporarily closed due to a malfunction with a pool liner.
Have your say on the Motutere Reserve Management PlanNews
Taupō District Council is reviewing the Motutere Reserve Management Plan and wants to hear the community’s views and suggestions.
Road closures for 2023 IRONMAN 70.3 TaupōNews
The legendary IRONMAN 70.3 is racing into Taupō this Saturday 9 December 2023, with both the event village and finish line situated on Kaimanawa Reserve.
Road closures for 2023 Santa ParadeNews
It’s time to step into Christmas this Saturday 2 December with the festive Tremains Santa Parade!
Biosecurity rule for Wake Boats on Waikato RiverNews
Biosecurity New Zealand has put in place a new rule, called a Controlled Area Notice (CAN), for wake boats used on a stretch of the Waikato River.
Look after the place we love: Skatepark vandalism disappointingNews
Taupō Skatepark will soon be a safer and more skateable facility thanks to some important upgrades, but only if contractors can have the time and space they need to do their jobs.
Road closures for Lake Taupō Cycle ChallengeNews
Lake Taupō Cycle Challenge is taking place on Saturday 25 November and temporary road and lane closures will be in place across many areas of the district.
Taupō District Council’s award-winning customer serviceNews
Taupō District Council’s customer relationship experience received national recognition this week.
Tradie Breakfasts: Wiping out wasteNews
Start your day with a free coffee, served with a side of expert knowledge in reducing waste, at the Tradie Breakfast series.
Taupō wins Supreme Award at Beautiful Awards 2023News
Taupō District Mayor David Trewavas says he’s absolutely delighted after Taupō town won the Supreme Towns & Cities Award at the Beautiful Awards in Wellington last night.
Taupō District Council general manager named Future Director of LGFANews
Taupo District Council’s general manager organisation performance Sarah Matthews has been named a Future Director of the Local Government Funding Agency.
Harold the giraffe reaches new heights with our helpNews
Life Education Trust’s Harold the giraffe, a childhood staple for more than 30 years, has received a helping hand from Taupō District Council.
Council welcomes Ombudsman's reportNews
Taupō District Council welcomes the Ombudsman’s positive report into its meeting and workshop practices and accepts the report’s findings.
Final stage of Taupō Town Centre Transformation underwayNews
The final piece of work for the Taupō Town Centre Transformation gets underway next week.
New playgrounds on the way in TaupōNews
From swings and slides to flying foxes and monkey bars, local community members have played a key role in upcoming playground renewals.
Recycling Week: Keep Calm and RecycleNews
Going green benefits us now and in the future, and Taupō District Council has useful tips to help everyone improve their recycling efforts.
Top prize for Taupō AirportNews
Taupō Airport has taken home a prize from the prestigious New Zealand Airports Hui 2023.
The Taupō Ultramarathon is back this Saturday 14 OctoberNews
The course winds along the Great Lake Trails and is nothing short of breath-taking - literally. There are individual and team events, ranging from a 24km walk to a 100km run. Pretty epic!
Tidy teamwork cleaning up the Taupō DistrictNews
There was plenty of interest in the district’s recent Clean Up Week, with more than 1500 students in the Taupō District collecting a whopping 400kg of rubbish.