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TLC Ruapehu - King Country electric vehicle (EV) charger locations

18 December 2018

Since earlier this year, and with EECA funding, The Lines Company (TLC) began installing medium speed (Type 2) electric vehicles (EV) chargers at local accommodation partners’ premises.

People can charge up while staying at these accommodations in our great area.

National Park

Tongariro Crossing Lodge, 27 Carroll Street, National Park


Hobbit Motor Lodge, 80 Goldfinch Street, Ohakune

LKNZ Lodge, 15 Clyde Street, Ohakune

Ohakune Top 10, 3 Moore Street, Ohakune

Station Lodge, 60a Thames Street, Ohakune

The Peaks Motor Inn, 128 Managwhero Terrace, Ohakune

The River Lodge, 206 Mangawhero River Road, Ohakune

Tussock Grove Boutique Hotel, 3 Karo Street, Ohakune


Ōtorohanga Kiwi Holiday Park & Accommodation, 20 Huiputea Drive, Ōtorohanga.

These initial chargers are part of our programme to bring a network of EV chargers to accommodation and tourism businesses throughout our region. More details about locations and fees for these businesses, as well as planning your EV summer road trip, can be found at www.plugshare.com

We’re adding further charger stations and locations in other parts of our region. These are set to come on stream from early 2019.


For more information contact