Advocate 2/16

The Advocates for the Tongariro River invite you to a Public Meeting to discuss the proposed development of a carp farm in Taupo. The meeting aims to inform the community on the proposal and provide a forum for questions to be asked and answered.


Date:               Monday, 14 March 2016

Time:                           6:00pm – 8:00pm

Venue:             Rotary House, Story Place, Taupo (Next to Taupo Museum)



  • Welcome from Warren Butterworth, (Deputy Chairperson of Advocates).
  • Richard Clark (CEO Golden Harvest Acquaculture) will briefly outline his company’s proposed plans for development of the carp farm.
  • Paul Decker and Dr Tagried Kurwei (Mahurangi Technical Institute) will briefly provide an overview of the carp species.
  • Question and answer time
  • Conclusion



Eric Wilson


The Advocates for the Tongariro River