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 …

More freezing temperatures expected overnight across the country
Waikato and Rotorua were expected to hit 0 degrees, and Bay of Plenty and Taupo should hit -1, as would of the west coast of the South Island.

Huka lodge sale next act in van Heeran-Kidd dispute
The Court of Appeal has appointed receivers to enable the sale of Taupo’s exclusive Huka Lodge so that it can be sold as part of a dispute between …

New Zealand’s best mince and cheese takes baker to historic Pie Awards win
Bronze Award: Lee Ing, Fast & Fresh Bakery, 8 Horomatangi Street, Taupo 3330. Highly Commended: Geemun Chao, Bakery Bobs Bakery Cafe, 135 …

Cold start but fine looking week for Hawke’s Bay
… to bring quite the cold start to the week especially around the Napier/ Taupo Rd where snow fall is possible with south westerly winds,” James said.