Posts Tagged ‘ Taupiri Mountain ’

Home Range magazine underway!

Sep 30th, 2019 | By
Photo of Bill Darbyshire

  The next issue of our local magazine is under construction. Over the last many weeks stories have been written and photos taken for the next issue of Home Range – due out early Summer. Launched last year, three issues of the magazine have been delivered to about 3000 rural letterboxes in the Gordonton, Puketaha,

[continue reading…]



Hands (and spades!) needed for planting day

Jun 26th, 2017 | By
Taupiri Youth Group

  All hands are needed for a community planting day at Taupiri Mountain this Sunday (July 2.)  Taupiri Youth group leader Sharnay Cocup wants to see as many people as possible take part. She has been leading volunteers up the mountain for at least four years since forming the Taupiri Youth Group Charitable Trust, when

[continue reading…]



View from Taupiri Mountain

Jul 4th, 2016 | By
Alfred Sharpe 1876

A few weeks back Number 8 Network climbed Taupiri Mountain but sadly cloud obscured any views. Gordonton’s local historian Alan Sharp captured some good images from Taupiri Mountain back in 2007 and sent some in:   “For me what was extremely interesting, was comparing the views I was seeing with those of Alfred Sharpe 131

[continue reading…]