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TAUPO/RUAPEHU

ABOUT NEW ZEALAND

from AA NZ's illustrated road atlas,1995. The Beauty of New Zealand 'Golden Press' 1977. 

 

Lake Taupo
  
 Taupo




 Sunrise-across Lake taupo's 616 square kilometers, the three volcanoes of Tongariro National Park rise up above a scarf of early morning mist.

 

Cherry Island
  
 Taupo



 Bungy Jump Cliff.

 

Overview
  
 Taupo

 

Restaurant
  
 Taupo



 Lakeside of Lake Taupo.

 

Desert Road
  
 Tongariro National Park

 

The Grand Chateau
  
 Tongariro National Park



 Whakapapa Villege in Tongariro National Park. Since opening in 1929 The Grand Chateau has become a New Zealand landmark. It's widely referred to as the 'Grand Old Lady of the Mountain' and is renowned for its classic elegance.

 

Mangatepopo Hut
    Mt Ruapehu, Tongariro National Park, Ruapehu

 


 On the west road of Tongariro Crossing. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 16 February 2007.

 

Ketetahi Hut
  
 Mt Ruapehu, Tongariro National Park, Ruapehu

 

 On the north road of Tongariro Crossing. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 17 February 2007.

 

Army Museum
  
 Waiouru

 

 KOREA-we recapture the ANZAC spirit in this display of the 1951 battle of Kapyong when New Zealand gunners once again fight side by side with the Australians.