|Bay of Plenty 'still the power base' for motocross|
By Andy McGechan, www.BikesportNZ.com
The power base for New Zealand motocross remains in the Bay of Plenty after the weekend's sixth annual Battle of the Clubs Motocross (BOTC) event at Taupo.
© 2015 voxy.co.nz Mon 10:55am Police: Wanted man should not be approached
Police in Taupo say a man they are hunting is considered to be unpredictable and should not be approached.
© 2015 RadioNZ Wed, 24 Jun 2:25pm It's club versus club for motocross glory
By Andy McGechan, www.BikesportNZ.com
It will be one big weekend to help out another when New Zealand's leading motocross riders flock to Taupo this coming Saturday for the sixth annual Battle of the Clubs motocross.
© 2015 voxy.co.nz Tue, 23 Jun 1:15pm Rugby player goes to hospital after brawl in Taupo
A rugby player was taken to hospital with cuts to his leg following a fight, which involved a broken window, after a game in Taupo.The fight broke out on Saturday afternoon at Owen Delany Park following a club match between Waitomo...
© 2015 NZ Herald Mon, 8 Jun 6:06pm Tree blocks State Highway 5
A large tree has fallen across State Highway 5 between Napier and Taupo, blocking both lanes.
© 2015 Stuff.co.nz Thu, 4 Jun 10:55pm Missing man's body found in Waikato River
Police are appealing for information about the last movements of a man found dead in the Waikato River, Taupo on Tuesday.Police were notified of the discovery around 12.50pm. The man was in the water between Huka Falls and the...
© 2015 NZ Herald Thu, 4 Jun 12:13am Sounds Air makes inaugural flight from Taupo to Wellington
Sounds Air made its inaugural flight from Taupo to Wellington on Tuesday.
© 2015 Stuff.co.nz Tue, 2 Jun 3:13pm 13-yr-old Taupo boy believed missing
A 13 year-old boy has gone missing and police are appealing for the public to help find him.Kirand Thapa-Chettri was missing in the Taupo area, Bay of Plenty Police said.Kirand was last seen at Taupo-Nui-A-Tia College on Spa Road,...
© 2015 NZ Herald Sat, 30 May 3:34pm Taupo man suffers serious head injuries after falling down bank
A 63-year-old man is in Waikato Hospital with serious head injuries after falling down a bank in Taupo last night.Earlier in the day the man had fallen and suffered a serious head injury in a carpark near the lakefront.The man...
© 2015 NZ Herald Thu, 28 May 8:33am
Caution urged driving driving on central North Island roads
Motorists are being urged to take care while driving near Taupo this morning as black ice plagues the area.Northern police communications Inspector Chris Tate said there was black ice on State Highway 5, and Dansey Rd, near Taupo."There...
© 2015 NZ Herald Fri, 26 Jun 7:06am Business owners inspect flood damage
Business owners on Whanganui's Taupo Quay have been let back inside the cordon to see their properties for the first time since the weekend's flooding.
© 2015 RadioNZ Tue, 23 Jun 1:35pm Taupo iwi claims it has no plans to farm trout
Ngati Tuwharetoa claims it has no plans to introduce commercial trout farming and ill-informed speculation is causing unnecessary alarm.
© 2015 Stuff.co.nz Wed, 17 Jun 11:45am DoC letter sparks trout farming fears
A letter from the Department of Conservation addressed to members of the Taupo Fishery Advisory Committee has been described as proposing "trout farming by stealth" and is certain to raise the ire of trout anglers and the tourist...
© 2015 NZ Herald Wed, 10 Jun 5:55am Police called in to Taupo rugby brawl
Police are investigating a brawl between rugby players after a match in Taupo at the weekend that ended with a player being thrown through a glass window.
© 2015 Stuff.co.nz Mon, 8 Jun 1:05pm Body recovered from water near Huka Falls
Police are appealing for public help as they try and piece together the movements of a man whose body was found in the Waikato River, near Taupo yesterday.
© 2015 RadioNZ Thu, 4 Jun 11:23am Teenager missing in Taupo
A teenage boy has been missing in Taupo since yesterday afternoon.
© 2015 RadioNZ Sat, 30 May 4:33pm Commonwealth Games stars David Nyika and David Light set for heavyweight clash
A showdown between New Zealand's Commonwealth Games boxing heroes looks on the cards this weekend in Taupo.
© 2015 Stuff.co.nz Thu, 28 May 5:13pm