Electorate news

Wed 12 Oct 2016
| Electorate news

A student from Tauhara College, Mina Bixley, has been announced the winner of the 2016 Battle of Passchendaele Multi-Media Competition says local MP Louise Upston.

“I am so proud to see local student Mina Bixley has won the $2000 education grant for her animated short film – Passchendaele on a Personal Scale.

Wed 24 Aug 2016
| Electorate news

Taupo’s tourism industry could benefit from Government funding that boosts regional tourism businesses and infrastructure, says local MP Louise Upston.

Fri 1 Jul 2016
| Electorate news

It is a privilege for me to represent you in Parliament and as your local MP I am always keen to hear your views and ideas. 

Next week I start the latest round of Coffee Catch Ups in Cafés around the electorate.

Thu 30 Jun 2016
| Electorate news

On 19 and 20 July 2016, 138 young New Zealanders will be taking over Parliament for two days where they will debate legislation, sit on mock Select Committees, ask questions of Ministers and bring their peer group’s views to Youth Parliament 2016.

Thu 23 Jun 2016
| Electorate news

MP for Taupo, Louise Upston, has welcomed the Government’s announcement to tackle some of Taupo’s most dangerous roads. 

Today the Government announced a $600 million road safety package to help bring down New Zealand’s road toll.

Thu 9 Jun 2016
| Electorate news

In this issue

  • Budget 2016
  • Out and about in the electorate
  • Update from Javan Rose, Youth MP
  • Beehive Buzz
  • Upcoming events
  • Have your say

Budget 2016 announcements

Tue 24 May 2016
| Electorate news

The recipients for the 2016 Youth Awards have been announced today, and local MP Louise Upston would like to congratulate two Taupo residents for receiving an award this year.

Mon 16 May 2016
| Electorate news

Local MP Louise Upston says thousands of Taupo locals are now able to connect to faster and more reliable internet.

Mon 16 May 2016
| Electorate news

Taupo residents will benefit from the Government’s multimillion-dollar dedicated funding for emergency housing for those in need, says local MP, Louise Upston.