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 …

Dispensing robots brought to Unichem Mainstreet Pharmacy Taupo
Unichem Main Street and Taupō Health Centre’s pharmacy have brought in CRETEM dispensing robots from South Korea. Pharmacist Ayman Ibousi …

Taupo mechanic closes after alleged joyride
In case you missed it: This was one of the Herald’s top stories on social media this week. The business of a Taupo mechanic accused of taking a …

Mercury raises earnings outlook again as Taupo rain boosts generation
Mercury NZ has raised its earnings guidance for a fourth time as more rain around Taupo keeps the power company’s North Island generation …

Man pleads not guilty to ramming police vehicle in Taupo
He was charged after a police vehicle was allegedly rammed head-on in Taupo by a SUV on May 16. His lawyer, Rob Vigor Brown, asked Judge Greg …

Napier-Taupo highway reopened
The main road between Napier and Taupo has reopened after more than a day closed because of slips and flooding. The reopening was announced …

Taupo to Napier to reopen early afternoon
Roading contractors were still working late this morning on slips which had closed State Highway 5 between Taupo and Napier for more than 24 hours …

Napier-Taupo highway users face delays for a week as storm repairs continue
Motorists travelling between Napier and Taupo should expect delays for the next week as contractors continue work to restore State Highway Five.

Taupo named as finalist in race to host 2020 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship
IRONMAN, a Wanda Sports Holdings company, announced today that Perth, Western Australia and Taupō, New Zealand have been named finalists to …





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