Other Great Lake Taupo Sports & Outdoor Events
There is a huge array and variety of Taupo sports events happening in the region, from horse riding events to Waka Ama (outrigger canoeing) competitions, motorsports events, Taupo club events and school sports tournaments.
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Get Outdoors and Active this Spring with Sport BOP. Come along and join Rotorua’s newest walking group. Suitable for beginners. Please wear comfortable walking clothes and walking shoes, and bring a water bottle. Meet at the Tree Trust/Centennial Park,...
Can you catch the biggest prawn? Or can your family catch the most prawns? Enter our school holidays prawn fishing competition for your chance to win. We have great prizes available for the longest prawn caught each day and a grand prize worth $500...
The Waikato/Bay of Plenty Cancer Society has teamed up with Skydive Taupo to offer a free 12,000ft tandem skydive on 5 November for people who sign up and raise a minimum of $800 to provide care, comfort and hope for people going through cancer. Here’s...
All proceeds go to the Taupo SPCA. Great prizes up for grabs such as "Best Dressed Pet". Fun 2.5 kilometres walk/run at Owen Delany Park in Taupo. Sausage sizzle, bouncy castle, and a lot more! Gates open at 10 am with kick-off at 12 pm. Help us to...
You get to challenge 16 km of Grade 3+ rapids on a raft (no experience needed – raft and professional guide supplied). The Tongariro River is regarded as NZ’s best Class 3 Section of white water, dropping over 200 metres in vertical height. The rapids...
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The Events Capital of New Zealand With so many various events happening all year round, it is no wonder that Great Lake Taupo is considered to be the Events Capital of New Zealand. Attend an event, provide support or organise an event. You'll find impeccable hospitality like no other.- Steve Giles, District Events Manager, Taupo District Council