Taupo News #61 – Week Ending 23rd September 2018

Taupo District Council restricts lakeside parking for trucks
Trucks drivers have been banned from parking overnight on part of Lake Terrace in Taupō because they are noisy and spoil the view. Trucks will no …

Taupo toddler remains critical after medical mishap
A toddler is still in a critical condition after suffering a “medical event” at its Taupo home. Emergency services were sent to the Broadlands property …

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Taupo News #60 – Week Ending 16th September 2018

Job: Health, Safety Advisor, Geothermal – Contact Energy – Wairakei, Taupo, NZ
Contact Energy is seeking to fill the position of Health & Safety Advisor for its geothermal energy team at Wairakei, Taupo in New Zealand.

Connor’s Cause – a Cuddle Cot for Taupo
Steph Rangi and her fianc?e Daniel Weston are fundraising for a Cuddlecot which will be kept in Taupo, after losing their son unexpectedly two …

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Taupo News #59 – Week Ending 9th September 2018

Slips on Napier-Taupo Road, drivers advised to delay trips
A statement on Napier City Councils Facebook Page said: “There have been several slips over the past few days on the Napier-Taupo Road.”.

One person injured after helicopter crash near Taupo
Emergency services are responding to a helicopter crash near Taupo. Helicopter propeller. Police report the crash occured on Whangamata Rd in …

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Taupo News #58 – Week Ending 2nd September 2018

Taupo Lotto ticket wins $500k
Two Lotto players in Taupo and Bluff are celebrating this morning after each winning $500,000 in Lotto First Division. The winning tickets were sold at …

Flying from Wellington to Taupo aboard Sounds Air
Shandelle Battersby flies Sounds Air S8802 from Wellington to Taupo. The plane: A single engine, turbine-powered Pilatus PC12. Sounds Air was …

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Taupo News #57 – Week Ending 26th August 2018

Racing: Flight Stakes aim for Taupo entrant
Exciting filly Santa Catarina could earn herself a trip to Sydney with a bold fresh-up run at Taupo today. The Lib Petagna-bred and raced daughter of …

Public to have their say on eight storey Taupo hotel proposed for Tuwharetoa St
Taupō District Council consents and regulatory manager Scott Davenport said the application could be granted or refused, but that decision was …

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Taupo News #56 – Week Ending 19th August 2018

Taupo shooting: Hamilton jury deliberations to resume Friday
A jury will continue its deliberations today over whether three men are guilty of murder and aggravated robbery after the shooting of a Taupo drug …

Defence argues fatal shot that killed Taupo man was ‘accidental’
One of three men accused of the murder of a Taupō man “accidentally” fired a fatal shot as they attempted to rob him of drugs and cash, a jury has …

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