Wairakei Resort, Taupō

Address640 Wairakei Drive, Taupō 3379

Phone07-374 9004

Wairakei is a great venue and is particularly great for those who golf!

Activities that Ardmore whānau can organise for themselves or their friends, year group etc e.g:

  1. Chris Jolly & Tūwharetoa Charters – Māori Carvings
  2. Walks – Tauhara Maunga, Huka Falls Walkway, Lake front, Turangi River Walk
  3. Bike trails – Craters of the Moon, Bungy Jump, Sky Diving etc
  4. Shopping
  5. Golf & Squash
  6. Fishing (Lake and River)
  7. Thermal Pools at De Brett’s or AC Baths
  8. Prawn Park
  9. Scenic Flights
  10. Huka Jet
  11. Canoeing
  12. Tandem Sky Dive
  13. Some of the best coffee shops in the country both in Taupo and Turangi.
  14. Bungy Jump
  15. Rafting Tongariro
  16. Ride the Sky Waka
  • Year groups are organising their own gatherings on Friday evening of 26th of March – some at the Wairakei Resort, some in Taupo (eg Taupo Cosmopolitan Club).
  • Please make your own ACCOMMODATION arrangements. Management of Wairakei Resort Taupō have kindly offered a Special Accommodation Rate to  those attending the Reunion.
    To take advantage of this offer give them a call at 07 374 9004 (ask for Kevin Tamepo) or email them at
    There are plenty of other accommodation opportunities at both ends of the Great Lake Taupō.  Try Airbnb, or Homeaway, or book at any of the many hotel/motel options around if you do not wish to stay at the reunion venue.