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Piopio ANZAC Commemoration

Piopio ANZAC Commemoration

2nd of May 2017
Piopio and district residents turned out in brilliant sunshine for the annual ANZAC commemoration ...
 
 
Volunteers back bone of our community

Volunteers back bone of our community

8th of December 2016
Local volunteers are the backbone of this community and it is timely to see such recognition of all ...
 
 
PIOPIO's 1924 BUS BACK ON THE ROAD!

PIOPIO's 1924 BUS BACK ON THE ROAD!

28th of August 2016
After 6 months of careful attention to detail and perusing of the original plans and specifications ...
 
 
Piopio's Vintage School Bus Reaches Parliament

Piopio's Vintage School Bus Reaches Parliament

8th of November 2016
'Arapae', Piopio's replica vintage school bus has made a visit to Wellington where it was driven ...
 
 
Piopio College student successes

Piopio College student successes

13th of July 2016
Tino pai to mahi, whakamihi and congratulations to: Stormy Harris for being selected to ...
 
 
Record setting marathon open water swimmer: Kimberley  Chambers

Record setting marathon open water swimmer: Kimberley Chambers

9th of December 2016
Record setting marathon open water swimmer, Kimberley Chambers began her journey here in the ...
 
 
Piopio College appoints new principal 2017

Piopio College appoints new principal 2017

9th of December 2016
The Piopio College Board of Trustees has been working with Richard Clarke, Ministry of ...
 
 

PROJECT PIOPIO TRUST - Report August 2016

16th of August 2016
Our Board Members: President: Barrie Tatham Secretary: Lynn Merchant Treasurer: Kirsty ...
 
 

Museum adds new artwork of history

25th of September 2015
Museum adds new artwork of history Following the article in the June/ July issue of the Bird Talk, ...
 
 
Waitomo Citizenship of the year

Waitomo Citizenship of the year

13th of July 2016
Waitomo Citizenship of the year award was a surprise to Piopio resident Sheryl Johnson. Nominated ...
 
 
Museum memories brought to life

Museum memories brought to life

12th of December 2014
The history of the Piopio District has been captured in just a snapshot, after the Piopio Museum ...
 
 
First School Bus in New Zealand to be restored

First School Bus in New Zealand to be restored

15th of April 2015
Making history is about to be revived, as the Piopio College Trust Fund group begin a project to ...
 
 
Piopio Christmas Parade

Piopio Christmas Parade

12th of January 2016
Rather dull weather failed to deter participants in yet another annual parade on Christmas Eve ...
 
 

Piopio Primary School Newsletters

30th of April 2015
There is always plenty going on at our local Piopio Primary School. To view the latest school ...
 
 

Rural themed art to brighten Moa Street Building

15th of April 2015
The Aria Toy Library together with Project Piopio Trust are running an art competition for ...