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Miles and miles (Km and Km) of pipe transporting steam for turning turbines!!! If you follow the road to the top you are afforded a great view of the workings below. I took some pictures!!!
It's great for engineers. Views aren't spectacular but the history buffs may appreciate this. There's a bench at the lookout point, dedicated to one of the engineers.
Follow the off road signs north of Taupo and end up driving through, under, and around massive shiny silver pipes...更多
As it was raining we only drove past but what we seen was great. Did not know that power was generated by this means. Every piece of pipe appeared in good condition and a lot of engineering went into the construction. Worth a look at...更多
We went for the 4:00 display but as the system was under maintenance, there was really nothing to see. This may not be an ongoing situation, but wise to check before driving out there.
We struggled to find this place, the location according to trip advisor drops you about 10kms away so ignore it. On your satnav/google maps search for Wairakei terraces, turn left up this road and you will find the pipes that feed the main power station....更多