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Mana Whakahono signing signals new dawnNews
Taupō District Council and Ngāti Turangitukua are moving forward together into a new future for the Tūrangi township and its surrounds after signing a historic Mana Whakahono ā Rohe agreement.
Water supply update for Hatepe and Waihaha residentsNews
Calling all residents in Hatepe and Waihaha. We've had an update from our busy water team who has been out checking our water schemes, following the heavy rain across our district.
Hey Taupō District we appreciate you!News
We wanted to say thank you to everyone in our community who keeps our town so beautiful!
Te Aho Tapu Hou exhibition celebrates Māori fashion designerNews
A stylish exhibition exploring contemporary fashion through the life and work of Māori designer and fashion activist Jeanine Clarkin opens on Saturday 18 June at Taupō Museum.
Local café diverts whopping 89 per cent of waste from landfillNews
The Cozy Corner Café has become the first Taupō business to achieve platinum stage of the Resource Wise Business Programme.
Taupō Airport welcomes Wayne WoottonNews
If you're at Taupō Airport over the next couple of months you'll notice a new face in the form of Wayne Wootton, who is stepping in as Acting General Manager.
Public advised against swimming at Pukawa BayNews
Taupō District Council staff and contractors were advised late this afternoon of a suspected manhole overflow in a bush reserve at Kaiuru Ave, Pukawa, most probably caused by a blocked sewer.
Council sport and recreation survey kicks offNews
‘What do you think of our local parks and sportsgrounds? - that’s the question Taupō District Council is asking the local community, as it today launches a new survey about sport and recreation.
Keeping Taupō town parking working well for everyoneNews
Taupō District Council would like to give a friendly reminder to people that the new carparks on Tongariro Street are for shorter-term use rather than all-day parking.
A milestone for Taupō Town Centre TransformationNews
Work on the new Tītīraupenga Street arterial route is nearing completion with the Lake Terrace / Tītīraupenga Street intersection opening later today.
Hipapatua Recreational Reserve closed for annual maintenanceNews
Popular freedom camping spot at Hipapatua Recreational Reserve (Reid’s Farm) closed this week for scheduled maintenance and tree work.
Council and Ngāti Tūrangitukua win national awardNews
Taupō District Council and Ngāti Tūrangitukua have won this year’s Te Tohu Waka Hourua - The Buddle Findlay Award for Māori-Council Partnerships for their ground-breaking Mana Whakahono agreement.
Major Kinloch wastewater plant upgrade completeNews
A $17.5 million upgrade to the Kinloch Wastewater Treatment Plant has just been finished.
Site blessing at Tūrangitukua ParkNews
The beginning of construction of the new sports facility at Tūrangitukua Park was marked with a blessing last Monday.
Could you be one of Taupō District’s next leaders?News
Taupō District Council is urging people to start thinking about putting their hand up for a seat at the council table.
Rolling out the red carpet on Tītīraupenga StreetNews
Drivers on Tītīraupenga Street will see a bright red addition to the traffic lights by Taupō Primary School – and it’s there for a good reason.
Road Safety Week culminates with FENZ demoNews
As part of our Road Safety event on Northcroft Domain last Saturday, Fire & Emergency NZ and St John provided a demonstration of how they free an injured person from a crashed car.
Acacia Bay residents asked to avoid non-essential water usageNews
Residents in Acacia Bay are being asked to avoid non-essential water usage where possible tomorrow, Tuesday 17 May.
Bunnings Super Rugby U20 tournament for TaupōNews
Owen Delany Park is set to play host to Aotearoa’s rising young rugby stars, with three days of matches scheduled.
Taupō trials free child car seat recycling programmeNews
Residents in Taupō with expired or damaged child car seats can now recycle them for free.