Welcome to the Lake Taupō Forest Trust website

Our site is for owners and beneficiaries in Lake Taupō Forest Trust and all those who are interested in the future of the Trust.

Lake Taupō Forest Trust owns or administers around 32,000 hectares of land on the eastern shores of Lake Taupō for the benefit of owners, of which around 23,000 hectares are plantation forest.

There’s also information about our land, the forests, our history and news of activities in the forest and in our community.

Employment Opportunity

Attention Human Resources professionals who want to escape the city traffic.

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Whāia te iti kahurangi ki tōna tauranga, kia pupū ake ai ko ngā painga katoa, ki a rātou e whaipainga ana ki tēnei ngahere.

Pursue the items of value to their destination,
so that benefits arise, for the beneficiaries of this forest.


Pest Control Operation

We are very aware that introduced pests are doing damage to our taio, particularly possums, stoats and rats. We need to keep on top of this, by making sure that adequate pest control is taking place.

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LTFT Newsletter – Issue 8

Welcome to our October 2020 edition of Te Reo Kākāriki newsletter. Ko te Reo Kākāriki tēnei e mihi ana ki a koutou e noho whānui ana ki te ao.


COVID-19 Alert Levels

You can contact our staff by phoning our normal office number 07 3868839 between 8:30am and 4:30pm Monday to Friday, or email us at general@ltft.co.nz.