Taupo News #54 – Week Ending 5th August 2018




Trout fishing in Lake Taupo: The ones that get away
Shandelle Battersby falls hook line and sinker for the pleasures of chasing trout on Lake Taupo. Any concerns we had that the fish might not be biting …

HMNZS Taupo concludes surveillance operation in Fiji
Earlier this morning, HMNZS Taupo also conducted a a joint navy exercise with the French Naval Ship La Moqueuse on waters of Southeast of Suva.

One person seriously injured after cycle and car crash near Taupo
A male cyclist has been seriously injured after a crash with a car on Huka Falls Rd near Taupo. Emergency services were called around 10.30am after …

Update – Taupo Area Police continue to investigate death of toddler
Attributable to Detective Senior Sergeant Matt Cranshaw, Taupo Area Police. A committed team of detectives continues to investigate the death of …

Taupo Sports win King Country Rugby Club Championship
Taupō Sports beat Piopio rugby club on Saturday, winning the Meads Shield for the third time in five years. The King County Rugby Club …

Self-resetting Goodnature pest traps to bring back birds to Taupō
Ray Dunbar with a possum that met its demise thanks to a new Goodnature A12 self-resetting trap installed in bush near the Izard Hospice in Taupo.

Worms deal to industrial waste in Taupō
Vermicomposting company Mynoke have made Taupo their distribution centre for the North Island because they consider the Taupo community to be …

Taupō house built from beautiful wood and plugged into geothermal water
The Ngauruhoe St house, in Hilltop, built by Taupo building company The Craftsmen won eight House of the Year awards at the Bay of Plenty …

Cold case: Bikie gang link to Mona Blades disappearance revealed in documentary
That meant the inquiry team possibly didn’t put enough weight on other apparent sightings of Blades in the Taupo area, particularly from those who …

Man reveals Highway 61 link in Mona Blades case
The show also highlighted new links Blades had with Auckland and Hamilton bike gangs and concluded police now believed she didn’t leave Taupo …





Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *