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Taupo

Lake. a lake in New Zealand, on central North Island: the largest lake of New Zealand. Area: 616 sq. km (238 sq. miles)
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“Importantly, the 9-hole format allows plenty of time to soak up everything else on offer around the local Taupo area, including lake and river cruises, fishing, glass blowing, and other activities.
At 4.2 m depth, two of these AETLs (11 and 12) are installed in the base of the Taupo Ignimbrite, whereas AETL 10 is installed into Palaeosol layer 1 (Fig.
Coroner Wallace Bain said the case raised the issue of "what a 14-year-old boy is doing out on the streets of Taupo in the small hours of the morning with alcohol and predisposed, it seems, to such violent behaviour".
Another BU student, Margaret Theriault, was airlifted from the crash site to a hospital in Taupo and was in critical condition, the university said.
Hilton Worldwide, a subsidiary of the Blackstone Group (NYSE: BX) and a US-based hospitality company, has announced the opening of its Onekeke Boardroom at Hilton Lake Taupo, in North Island, New Zealand.
International Resource News-November 2, 2010--Contact Energy reports draft decision likely to approve Taupo electricity plant(C)1994-2010 ENPublishing - http://www.enpublishing.co.uk
He is planning to take part in the Lake Taupo Challenge, a 160-km cycle ride around the largest lake in New Zealand.
The photos include many of the Te Tiki-a-Tamamutu Spa hotel in Taupo, New Zealand, which is filled with major carvings by Waitere, as well as the substantial collection held by the Museum fur Volkerkunde in Hamburg, Germany.
The pair, and their son Alan, visited the spot where Karen was killed in Taupo in January last year.
Miss Aim, 26, was killed as she made her way home from a night out with friends in the North Island resort town of Taupo on January 17 last year.
Karen, 26, of Orkney, was murdered in January 2008 as she walked home from a night out in Taupo.
The 26-year-old was killed as she made her way home from a night out in the resort town of Taupo in New Zealand, where she had been working.