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Welcome to Piopio, A Thriving Village Nestled Between The
World Famous Waitomo Caves and The Rugged Taranaki Coast


Kara Park

Mangaotaki River Rocks

Piopio Districts Museum
Snow Nicol and Max

Explore our dramatic, picturesque landscapes and thriving community. The Piopio area has limestone formations, native bush, rugged hills, river valleys and rich, rolling farmland.

Eat at the Night Owl or the Fat Pigeon Cafe, or try locally made berry ice cream at the Piopio orchard. Explore scenic drives and day walks.

Waitomo is a top spot for adventure tourism. The Piopio district has several breathtakingly beautiful cycling routes on quiet country roads. Or try black water rafting, caving, and abseiling at the nearby Waitomo Caves and Village.

Community News ..>>

Piopio College Careers Fair

10th of October 2019
On Tuesday 22 October 2019, 10am to 2pm, Piopio College will be holding a Career Fair for their ...

Piopio Birdtalk Magazine

4th of June 2019
See the Piopio "Birdtalk' Magazine in colour? You can download the pdf to the right of our ...

Piopio Berry Orchard News

10th of October 2019
Our new season is fast approaching, with our opening day being October 25th, the beginning of ...

Community Calendar ..>>

Piopio College Careers Fair

Tuesday, 22nd October 2019
Careers fair is for years 9 - 13 students, parents and caregivers. For ...

Sheep Shearing Record Attempt

Monday, 23rd December 2019
Daniel Langlands, Kaleb Foote and Coel L'Huillier will be attempting to break ...