Whakaipo Lodge Summer Concert

The best little concert of the Summer is back.  The talented Cattlestops will entertain in the spectacular grounds of Whakaipo Lodge near Taupo. The band largely plays its own original material and other tunes. They have released three albums to date, one of which was successfully nominated as the best country album of 2007 at the Golden Guitar Awards and used as the soundtrack to local hit movie "Second Hand Wedding". Tickets $30 each and $5 from each ticket is fundraising for KidsBikeTaupo. Buy your tickets now on EventFinda


Whether you are an adventure seeker or prefer a more relaxed style of recreation there’s something for everyone in this little slice of paradise.

Garth & Angie can help you book a range of activities which they’re sure will provide very special memories. In the guest lounge there are lots of guide books, maps & pictures of the area that you can look through to whet your appetite or reminisce after your adventure. Find out your hosts’ pick of the gems of the area. For some ideas check out the video below.


  • Tongariro National Park
  • Hawkes Bay wineries
  • Taupo & Rotorua thermal and cultural experience


  • Jet boating
  • Biking
  • Hiking
  • Para-sailing
  • Tandem skydiving
  • Kayaking
  • Gliding
  • Taupo Bungy Jumping
  • White Water Rafting
  • Three volcanoes helicopter flight
  • Three volcanoes float plane flight