|My happy place: Dr Greg Browne, geologist|
My happy place is sailing or boating on Lake Taupo. You can get fantastic days when it's calm and the weather's nice and you're away from everything. There might be a few people around the sides of the lake, fishing or doodling or...
© 2014 NZ Herald Sun 2:14pm Landcorp's huge dairy plans start to take shape
Three new dairy farms that have been converted from forestry will begin milking for the first time in the new season as part of Landcorp's large-scale dairy development near Taupo.
© 2014 Stuff.co.nz Tue, 15 Jul 8:26am Wellington Phoenix to play in Taupo
Football stars the Wellington Phoenix are set to play the New Zealand A team in Taupō next month.
The teams will meet at Owen Delany Park at 1.30pm on Sunday, August 17. It will be a one-off game that is expected to attract football enthusiasts from around the North Island.
© 2014 voxy.co.nz Thu, 10 Jul 4:06pm Trans-Tasman kayaker blown further away
A kayaker attempting the first solo crossing across the Tasman has drifted further away from the Taranaki coast overnight as rough sea and weather have forced him to "hunker down" in his vessel.Taupo rescue pilot John Funnell said...
© 2014 NZ Herald Wed, 9 Jul 10:55am Driver issued glasses after fatal crash
The driver of a large truck and trailer unit that struck and killed a South Auckland cyclist near Taupo was issued glasses not long after the crash.
© 2014 Stuff.co.nz Tue, 8 Jul 2:05pm Couple dispute claim of riding single file
A Taupo couple dispute a group of cyclists' testimony that they were riding single file just prior to a fatal collision, an inquest has heard.
© 2014 Stuff.co.nz Tue, 8 Jul 5:45am Two Wellingtonians and a Porsche 'a winning combination'
Wellingtonians Jamie McNee and Elliott Andrew joined forces to claim the top spot at the Mahindra One Hour Race at Taupo on the weekend.
© 2014 voxy.co.nz Mon, 7 Jul 8:45am Toyota Racing Series announces 2015 championship calendar
Toyota Racing New Zealand has announced the championship calendar for the 2015 Toyota Racing Series will include a return to Ruapuna near Christchurch and also to the Taupo circuit.
© 2014 voxy.co.nz Thu, 3 Jul 10:05pm