Working for Taranaki

Here's where you can see videos showcasing the work by our staff across Taranaki.

Caring for Tūpare

Tūpare is lovingly cared for by TRC staff and open every day of the year with free entry. Come along and soak up the atmosphere of this stunningly landscaped garden and unique homestead located at 487 Mangorei Road in New Plymouth.


Working for a Predator-Free Taranaki

We work with our community to protect Taranaki's unique wildlife and plants by removing introduced predators (think possums, stoats, ferrets and rats). Our staff work closely with businesses, schools, iwi, environmental and community groups across urban, rural and public land around Taranaki Maunga. Click link) to find out how you can get involved.

Protecting your homes and businesses

Our flood defence schemes are vital for protecting your homes and businesses. We look after five schemes in our region in Waitara, the lower Waiwhakaiho River and in Ōkato, Ōpunake and Waitōtara.

Monitoring our freshwater

Find out more about water monitoring by Taranaki Regional Council. We go out monthly to check water quality at nearly 30 sites around the region.

Working with people, caring for Taranaki

Find out how the Taranaki Regional Council works with people to care for our amazing region.

Pukeiti - a perfect place for a day out

Our staff love making Pukeiti the perfect place for a day out. Come along and discover the magical garden nestled in native rainforest.