Statement of Purpose


Summary of Achievements

  • Formed a good working relationship with DOC, Turangi/Taupo

  • Promoting Fishing Etiquette on the River

  • Representative appointed to the Taupo Fishery Advisory Committee

  • Developing and supervising completion of the Tongariro River Trail

  • Participating in the Lake Level consent process and providing to Mighty River Power and alternative operating regime to achieve the same results for Mighty River Power.

  • Initiating and funding for a PhD Study to provide a better understanding of the food chain

  • A proactive Didymo supportive campaign.

  • Carp Farm community awareness resulting in withdrawal of the application

  • Developed the Tongariro River Integrated Catchment Management Plan which has been accepted by Waikato Regional Council Taupo zone committee and Council’s Integrated Catchment Committee.

  • Developed a good working relationship with Waikato Regional Council regarding the river management.

  • Funding of over $500,000 raised towards these and other activities over the years of our existence.

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Reviewed March 2023