Taupo News #69 – Week Ending 18th November 2018


Man killed in fiery crash near Taupo
The wrecked vehicle of a man who died in a fiery crash this morning north of Taupō is unrecognisable after it was jammed beneath a truck.

Massive power outage leaves 16000 customers in Taupō without power
Around 16,000 customers are without power in Taupō after a massive outage this morning. Unison spokesman Danny Gough said they were …

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Taupo News #68 – Week Ending 11th November 2018


Off to a new home at Taupo
The building, bordered on three sides by the former St Marys School for much of its life, has been dismantled and shifted to Taupo, where it will be …

Distinction for outstanding young Taupo pianist
Taupo registered music teacher Vivienne Sands has been teaching music since she was 15 years old. She is also an accomplished composer, with …

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Taupo News #67 – Week Ending 4th November 2018


Cricket: Cadets secure big win over Lake Taupo in Tauranga
Defending Baywide Cup champions Element IMF Cadets secured a big win over G M Painters Lake Taupo CC when they faced off as part of the …

Cultural trip brings new horizons to Taupo nui a Tia College kapa haka group
Dinny and Snow are the Harcourts Taupō Good Sorts for October. The pair lead the Te Awhiaorangi Kapa Haka group at Taupō-nui-a-Tia College.

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Taupo News #66 – Week Ending 28th October 2018


Maternity unit at Taupo Hospital receives gifts from Taupo Parents Centre
Partners of women giving birth are being encouraged to stay overnight at Taupō Hospital – and a new mattress is making that stay a little more …

Ngati Tuwharetoa working with state in Taupo Collective Impact Government Group
Taupō area police commander Warwick Morehu said the collaboration was about serving Tūwharetoa’s aspirations to bring about a better future for …

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Taupo News #65 – Week Ending 21st October 2018


Bachcare celebrates 10 years in Taupo with Sponsorship
“Taupo is such an iconic destination for kiwi holidays. We love working with both holiday home owners and holidayers. The places we look after are …

Chris Johnston: ‘Story Place upgrade with Cultural Precinct Project will help Taupo to thrive’
Business owner Chris Johnston is urging anyone keen to see Taupō thrive to make a submission in support of the district council’s Cultural Precinct …

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Taupo News #64 – Week Ending 14th October 2018


Ironman: Taupo to host 70.3 world championships in 2020
Taupo has won the right to host the Ironman 70.3 World Championships in November 2020. It will be the first New Zealand city to host the event on …

Truck fire on Taupo Rd
The remains of a freight truck which caught fire on the Napier-Taupo Rd about 2-30am this morning, closing the road, disrupting traffic and causing a …

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