Taupo News #51 – Week Ending 15th July 2018

Taupo family seeks charity to save a life
The four-year-old Taupo girl has had a challenging start to life having been diagnosed with diffuseintrinsic pontine glioma, an aggressive brain tumour …

Stormwater separator for Taupo lakefront
Centrifugal force is the key driver of a water separator being installed near the lake front adjacent to Ruapehu Street. Centrifugal force is used to …

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Taupo News #50 – Week Ending 8th July 2018

Taupo teenager tops Navy class
A Taupō teenager has topped his class in the latest batch of sailors to graduate into the Royal New Zealand Navy. Ordinary Diver Dylan Macdonald, …

Taupo teenager tops nay class
Ordinary Diver Macdonald, who moved to Taupo with his family from South Africa nine years ago, was Deputy Head Boy at Tauhara College, as well …

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Taupo News #49 – Week Ending 1st July 2018

Full steam ahead for Taupō reuse store
The store at the Taupō landfill and Transfer Station was given a new direction when Habitat for Humanity and EnviroWaste joined forces to raise …

Mortar and fuse removed from Taupo Museum
A two inch mortar and a fuse have been removed from Taupō Museum by the New Zealand Defence Force Bomb Control Unit this afternoon.

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Taupo News #48 – Week Ending 24th June 2018

Freight truck rolls, blocking SH1 at Taupo
SH1 WAIRAKEI, ROAD CLOSED – CRASH – 6:15AM A crash has closed #SH1 in the Wairakei area, north of Taupo. A short detour is being set. Please …

Taupo backpacker lodge for sale
The Rainbow Lodge backpackers land and buildings are being marketed for sale by tender through Bayleys Taupo, and these will close at noon on …

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Taupo News #47 – Week Ending 17th June 2018

Perth and Taupo Finalists for 2020 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship Host
We are proud to announce today that Perth, Western Australia and Taupō, New Zealand have been named finalists to host the IRONMAN 70.3 World …

Alleged Lamborghini ‘joyride’ leads to Taupo mechanics Power Torque closing their doors
The business of a Taupo mechanic accused of taking a client’s Lamborghini on a 600km “joy ride” has entered liquidation, reportedly owing creditors …

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Taupo News #46 – Week Ending 10th June 2018

Cold snap forecast to dump snow on Napier-Taupo Rd
Motorists are being warned to take care on the Napier-Taupo Rd today as snow is in the forecast. A cold snap is set to descend on Hawke’s Bay as a …

Cold snap forecast to deliver snow on Napier-Taupo Rd
Motorists are being warned to take caution when driving on the Napier-Taupo Rd tomorrow as snow is forecast for the main thoroughfare. A cold snap …

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