Taupo News #107 – Week Ending 11th August 2019


Huka lodge sale next act in van Heeran-Kidd dispute
Article – BusinessDesk. Aug. 5 (BusinessDesk) – The Court of Appeal has appointed receivers to enable the sale of Taupo’s exclusive Huka Lodge so …

Otago under-19 well prepared for season ahead
The side finished 10th last year at the national tournament in Taupo but has more size … The squad will be trimmed to 25 for the tournament in Taupo.

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Taupo News #106 – Week Ending 4th August 2019


Taupo District Council releases pre-election report
Taupo District Council’s Pre-election Report is now available to view ahead of the elections this October. The report provides voters and candidates …

Taupo District Council makes commitment to a smokefree district
Taupo District Council has agreed to adopt the Smokefree/Auahi Kore District Wide Action Plan, signalling its commitment to creating a smokefree …

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Taupo News #105 – Week Ending 28th July 2019


Jobs: several positions with the geothermal operations of Contact Energy in NZ
Data Scientist – Fixed Term Contract– Wairakei, Taupo, Generation … Engineering Manager, Wairakei, Taupo, Generation & Development View Apply.

Taupo film team win BOP 48Hours competition
A team from Taupo took out the top prize at the Bay of Plenty Vista Foundation 48Hours Film awards ceremony at Rialto Cinemas on Saturday night.

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Taupo News #104 – Week Ending 21st July 2019


Taupo police station evacuated after explosion risk
Taupo police station has closed after a member of the public presented the station with what is believed to be a piece of historic military equipment, …

Windy weather closes Napier-Taupo Road, strong gusts across Hawke’s Bay
Windy weather across Hawke’s Bay forced high sided vehicles and motorbikes to avoid the Napier-Taupo Road. MetService meteorologist April Clark …

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Taupo News #103 – Week Ending 14th July 2019


Second arrest in Taupo attempted robbery
Please attribute to Detective Sergeant Andy Livingstone, Taupo CIB: Police has arrested a second person in relation to the attempted robbery of a …

Aggravated robbery of Taupo jeweller
Please attribute to Detective Sergeant Andy Livingstone, Taupo CIB: Police are appealing for information following an aggravated robbery in Taupo …

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Taupo News #102 – Week Ending 7th July 2019


Wastewater spills into Lake Taupo following major water main break
Taupō residents have been warned to stay out of the lake and avoid flushing toilets following a major water main break. Taupō District Council …

‘Unusually bright and long’ meteor spotted above Taupo
A New Zealander has been lucky enough to spot an “unusually bright and long” meteor above Taupo. Local resident David Bridson was in his spa …

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