|Fatal quad bike accident, near Taupo|
One person has died and another has sustained moderate injuries following a quad bike accident at Kuratau near Taupo.
© 2016 Stuff.co.nz Sun 7:35am One dead after quadbike incident
One person died and another was taken to hospital with moderate injuries after a quadbike accident at Kuratau near Taupo overnight.Emergency services were called to a bush reserve near State Highway 41 at about 1am.One person...
© 2016 NZ Herald Sun 6:55am Armed police surround house near Taupo
Two men have been taken into custody, but a third person is still believed to be inside a house at the centre of an armed police call-out.
© 2016 RadioNZ Wed 6:45pm Armed police called out to rural Taupo property
The Armed Offenders Squad have been called out to a rural property near Taupo after a incident involving a routine arrest warrant.
© 2016 RadioNZ Wed 4:45pm Man flown to hospital after fall from horse near Taupo
A 67-year-old man who fell from his rearing horse has been flown to hospital with a suspected spinal injury. The man reportedly fell from his horse at a Wairakei farm, north of Taupo, and struck his head on the ground. He reported...
© 2016 NZ Herald Wed 6:55am French tramper found off track in Pureroa Forest
Search and rescue teams have found a French hiker who strayed 1.8km off the track in a forest near Taupo.
© 2016 Stuff.co.nz Tue 10:55am MX Fest in Taupo this weekend
By Andy McGechan, BikesportNZ
Taupo will again be the centre of the motocross universe this Labour Weekend.
© 2016 voxy.co.nz Mon, 17 Oct 6:25pm Taupo Bungy on the hunt for first jumper
The hunt is on to find a Taupo legend, who may not even be aware of his status.
© 2016 Stuff.co.nz Fri, 14 Oct 10:15am West and Cobham grab early Targa NZ lead
Former New Zealand rally champion Chris West and co-driver Chris Cobham (Mitsubishi Mirage Evo) have taken an early lead in this year's Targa New Zealand tarmac event which started in Taupo this morning and finished in Ohakune late this afternoon.
© 2016 voxy.co.nz Thu, 13 Oct 9:05pm Young ballet teacher shares a few points
Taupo's youngest registered ballet teacher has wrestled with a second language and is now sharing it with her students at her new studio.
© 2016 Stuff.co.nz Wed, 12 Oct 9:05am