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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...


News from Louise - October 2019

Summer is finally on its way! As the end of the year quickly advances, there’s no stopping for my busy team as we prepare for another round of end of...


News from Louise - Budget 2019

This week, the Government released its Budget 2019.  This Botched Budget was not only proclaiming to be one of wellbeing, but also one of delivery. However, all it's promising to...


Road Safety Week 2019

This week is Road Safety Week. It comes during a deeply emotional time for our region as we mourn the unnecessary loss of 16 people on our roads in just...


Taupo MP attends 2019 ANZAC Day Services

Local MP Louise Upston will this year attend ANZAC services in Cambridge’s sister city of Le Quesnoy in France. “Last year I joined the people of Tokoroa and Taupo to...