35 days ago

Poll: Does the Taupō Museum and Art Gallery need an upgrade?

The team Reporter from Taupō Times

Taupō District Council's proposed redevelopment of the facility is budgeted to start in July 2020.

The council decided a new museum and art gallery would be built on Tongariro Domain to create a 'cultural heart'. Is this what Taupō needs, or should money be spent elsewhere?
Read more.

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Does the Taupō Museum and Art Gallery need an upgrade?
  • 32.7% Definitely
    32.7% Complete
  • 67.3% No - it's not a priority for Taupō
    67.3% Complete
49 votes
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4 hours ago

Consumer NZ says nine out of 20 sunscreens don't provide protection they claim

The Team Reporter from Stuff

Hi neighbours,

Does the sunscreen you use offer the protection it claims on the label?

Consumer NZ has found nine out of 20 sunscreens they tested do not.

To read more, click here.

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11 days ago

BBC News: Climate change: ‘Clear and unequivocal’ emergency, say scientists

Fred from Taupo Central

BBC News - Climate change: ‘Clear and unequivocal’ emergency, say scientists
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2 days ago

Should the council spend rate payers' money fighting hotel development?

Nicola Brennan-Tupara Reporter from Taupō Times

Hi nieghbours,
The future of a planned eight storey hotel in Taupō's CBD is headed into the courtroom in the new year.
Mediation, facilitated by the Environment Court, between developer Cypress Capital Investments Ltd and the Taupō District Council, and involving others as interested parties, has ended with no announcement of an agreement acceptable to all.
So the matter will now be decided by the Environment Court.
READ MORE here.
Should do you think the council spend rate payers' money fighting hotel development?

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