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Stay updated with the latest developments and exciting happenings around Lake Taupō and the broader outdoor adventures scene in New Zealand. This section brings you timely and relevant news that keeps you connected to the region.

Maori rock carvings

Welcoming Singapore to Lake Taupo

Simon and Tahlia taking time out to update the Singapore travel trade about Chris Jolly Outdoors.

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The Waikare II Charter Boat in 1981 in taupo boat harbour

Taupo’s Nautical History with the Waikare II

A Reflection of Taupo's Rich Boating History Waikare II is a 1973 Vietnam-era boat that has been restored and is now used for leisurely activities.

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A Natural Revival – The New Zealand Herald

The rejuvenating powers of nature are well documented and with New Zealand's unbelievable breadth of outdoor experiences, tired minds and souls are in for one heck of a treat.

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A Message From The Helm With Simon Jolly

As always, in bad situations, there are opportunities that arise, and as we are heading out of our summer season I thought I’d share some of them with you.

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Come fly fishing with Chris Jolly Outdoors and experience the best trout fishing in New Zealand.

Top 3 Favourite trips for Dad this Father’s Day

For over 40 years, we've been creating unforgettable outdoor experiences. This Father's Day, treat your incredible dad to one of our top picks!

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Orvis endorsed Fly Fishing Guide With A Rainbow Trout In Taupo New Zealand

Fly fishing in Taupo: Kiwis have trout fishing’s winter of gold

The trout in Lake Taupō may be well-fed but closed borders could mean lean times for those who rely on hooking the big spenders.

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Back Your Backyard The natural gems of Taupo by Stuff

We recently hosted Sharnae from Stuff on our Scenic Cruise and she even had a chance to feed the ducks!  Here's her travel story on beautiful Taupo.

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Stuff’s 10 Epic Adventures in Taupo

"What are we doing today?" I'm convinced kids think their parents have magical powers - able to conjure up an exciting holiday adventure at a moment's notice.

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