Artwork now on Whanganui’s Mosquito point changing rooms.

Kaumātua John Maihi has blessed the design on a new changing shed structure at Mosquito point, Whanganui. He's hoping the taonga on the structure there will mean more...

Calling all hospitality superstars!

Calling all hospo superstars... the Powderhorn in Ohakune wants you! The iconic Powderhorn Chateau is a large 4 star hotel located at the base of Mt Ruapehu's Turoa...

Summer Concert Line-Up Tour announced!

Taupō is set to host yet another sizzling hot summer day as next years Summer Concert Tour lineup is announced. The January concert will feature Toni Childs, James Reyne and Mark...

Taumarunui Mum’s community project gets a generous donation.

The Feed the Need project will be able to grow vegetables all year round to help struggling people in the community. The project will also help teach...

Call for more volunteers to join the Taupō fire brigade

Taupō fire brigade needs more volunteers with numbers half what they need to be to service the region. Currently the Taupō Brigade has just 13 volunteers to support its professional crew and...

Damaged houses burgled in National Park

The tornado damaged houses in National Park are being targeted by thieves. Senior Constable Conrad Smith said they were making inquiries into two break-ins. On April 26 police received...

Homeless shelter opened in Taupo

A former backpackers on Heuheu St has been converted into a shelter and is able to house over 40 women and children in 11 rooms. Tiny and Lynley Deane are...

Construction gets underway at Spa park

Construction has begun on the redevelopment of Taupo's popular Otumuheke Hot Stream at Spa Park. With rising visitor numbers at the site there has been significant erosion, safety,...

Ruapehu District Council using 3D technology to allow people to virtually visit grave sites

The Ruapehu District Council (RDC) is asking for photos of people buried in cemeteries, as part of an innovative project that uses 3D mapping and online cemetery...

Your ANZAC day sorted for 2018!

ANZAC day services and Parades: Taupo 6am dawn service - Present to the parade marshal at Taupo RSA at 5.50am to march to the Great Lake Centre, Tongariro Street, Taupo. 10:30am...