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.

Annual General Meeting of Owners (AGM)


Saturday 10 February 2024
Great Lake Centre, 5 Story Place


Click here for the Agenda 



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.

National Iwi Chairs Forum

The National Iwi Chairs Forum is holding a series of regional hui across the motu to support whānau, hapū and iwi in their preparation for a range of legislative changes that will impact our Taiao.

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Communications Manager

Communications Lead (We are currently looking for a Communications Manager with Marketing experience with flair to lead our communications...