Talk Up Taihape Newsletter


Newsletter September 2018

The beginning of the month saw the tail end of winter. Thus, pushing the postponement of the community BBQ to Saturday 15th...

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Newsletter August 2018

Can you believe it is nearly spring? To celebrate, the Taihape Community Development Trust (TCDT), together with the Cancer...

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Newsletter July 2018

  You are reading the fifth issue of this ‘new look’ Talk Up Taihape newsletter. The first issue was 8 pages only...

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Talk Up Taihape Newsletter




  1. To give local businesses an opportunity to advertise their business, new products, sales, etc at a specified cost.
  2. To give local Clubs & Organisations an opportunity to advise meeting times, AGMs, contacts for free.
  3. To allow all events in the Taihape Ward, open to the public & organised by any persons, groups or organisations in the Taihape Ward to be advertised (size at discretion of the TCDT editor).
  4. To give local information to community members who do not have access to internet.
  5. To deliver to every home & business in the Taihape Ward.



Rates for advertising reviewed every 6 months except for those paid for 12 publications.

Businesses are encouraged to develop their own advertisements.

The Trust has the right to refuse any article / advertising which it considers inappropriate.



  • The editor may add snippets of information.
  • B & W. There will be no colour at this point in time (printed version only).
  • There will be no reports from clubs or organisations at this point in time.
  • Advertising of businesses, clubs & organisations in the Taihape Ward only.
  • Size of ads according to available space.
  • Out of town events are not eligible to advertise.
  • The TCDT will do a front-page editorial including information about the projects it is involved in, or that it has planned to undertake.
  • The Rangitikei District Council may advertise meetings scheduled for Taihape & any urgent notices ie. Water restrictions, fire restrictions etc.
  • The Taihape Community Board is encouraged to submit a one-page report following their meetings (1 per 2 months).
  • Layout is at the discretion of the TCDT editor.