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News from Louise - Alert level 2 update

This time tomorrow we will be at alert level 2.   The state of emergency has also been lifted which means we are transitioning towards alert level 1.   The Government will...


News from Louise - April 2020 update

What a month it has been! The time in lockdown has certainly been a journey for my family, but ultimately we have come out stronger for it. I do hope...


News from Louise - COVID-19: What happens next?

Next Tuesday, NZ moves to Alert Level 3 for two weeks, before the Government reviews progress and makes further decisions on 11 May. With any change comes uncertainty and I’ve...


What Alert Level 3 will look like

The Prime Minister has released an updated alert levels chart that reflects what a change to alert level 3 would look like. In summary: We must keep to...


News from Louise - Easter 2020 update

As we head into Easter, we have much to be grateful for two weeks into lockdown. We have come together strongly as a country and in communities to unite against...


News from Louise - COVID-19 - State of Emergency extended

The State of National Emergency announced on 25 March 2020 in conjunction with the COVID-19 level 4 alert of lockdown has been extended to 8 April 2020 and it's likely...


News from Louise - COVID-19 Level 4 update

As many of you may already be aware, New Zealand is currently at alert 3, preparing to move to alert 4, by 11.59pm Wednesday night 25 March 2020.  The


News from Louise - COVID-19

These are uncertain, challenging times for us all for sure. It’s also a time that we should all step up and look after ourselves, our families, friends and neighbours. We...


National confirms Louise Upston as its Taupo Candidate 2020

I am delighted to be confirmed as National’s nominated candidate this year and will continue to work hard on the issues that matter to the communities that make up the...


News from Louise - November 2019

As we are counting down the days to Christmas, a quick reminder about upcoming meetings and other opportunities for you to catch up with me this side of December.  FARMERS...