357 days ago

Taupō geothermal project is back on

The Team Reporter from Taupō Times

Contact Energy says it is prepared to fire up work on its stalled $600 million Tauhara geothermal project in the wake of a Labour Party change of heart to extend the life of the Tiwai Point aluminium smelter.

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2 days ago

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2 days ago

Free recruitment service finds perfect match

Competenz

After years of searching for a new recruit for their business, Auckland engineering firm Stainless Machinings turned to Competenz’s free job matching service to find them an ideal candidate. In the space of a few short months, school leaver Stuart Martin joined the company.

“We’d been trying to recruit a young person for a couple of years, says Stainless Machinings owner Brian Lawry. “Competenz provided us with an excellent service and took all the hard work out of finding someone."

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3 days ago

Baking fresh German bread for Friday 24th - includes free delivery to your door within Taupo

Viola from Taupo Central

Good afternoon neighbours :)


I am baking again this coming Friday.
I craft each and every loaf individually with my hands, pour my love into each loaf and send it on its way. brot art bakes you happy!
I've got a menu full of different bread varieties you can choose from: fruity and sweet, gluten-friendly, wholemeal healthy, grainy and dense, fermented (sourdough) and and and.

I bake to order only, so I avoid the risk of having to waste bread at the end of the day and I create a personal connection with each of my customers when I deliver the loaves. This is what I love about my business. 🥰
Order by Thursday, 23rd 4pm latest to receive your loaf by Friday morning on your doorstep.
Deliveries within Taupo township are included in my price.
Order by text or call 021 0252 1343. Prices start from $8.50 a loaf.
Enjoy the spring-time sunshine folks.