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Whiritoa Annual Market

When: Wednesday 3 January, 2018

This one’s always popular, and a great way to kick off the New Year. You’ll be supporting the Whiritoa Surf Club with any purchases you make and it’s a great time to browse the good mix of stalls selling fruit and veggies, plants...

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Whiritoa Summer Holiday Programme

When: Wednesday 27 December, 2017 - Saturday 30 December, 2017

Try your hand at the Sand Sculpture Competition this Wednesday, December 27, the Big Dig Treasure Hunt on Thursday and there’s the kids Quiz Night that night too. There’s the Tennis Tournament on Friday 29th and the Battle of the Streets Tug of War...

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Late Night Christmas Shopping

When: Wednesday 20 December, 2017

From 5pm until late, downtown Waihi. Music - Sarah Spicer Free face painting Win a hamper full of goodies I'll be there with lollies.

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GO Waihi Big Fun Day

When: Saturday 16 December, 2017

Lions BBQ Make-A-Wish Tree Lights on the Lake Rock Hunt Lake Sailing Club

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Waihi Christmas Parade

When: Saturday 9 December, 2017

Mr and Mrs Claus, several elves, Rudolph and a number of reindeer have all booked in for Waihi’s annual GO Waihi Christmas Parade with Harcourts Waihi on Saturday 9 December. Entry forms for floats will be out next week and if you’d like a...

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Rainbow Arrival Celebration

When: Saturday 25 November, 2017

It’s update three for the Rainbow Welcome event at Victoria (Rocket) Park. We’ve tried twice and haven’t got the weather to coincide so let’s make a plan for *Saturday 25 November.* GO Waihi invites you along to meet the folk who made this happen. The...

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Vegetarian Festival

When: Sunday 19 November, 2017

Based at the International Academy this is a fantastic day for all, meat eaters too. With over 40 stalls, music, cooking demos and crafts it’s worth allowing a bit of time to browse. More details soon but stick this one in your diary for...

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Seniors Being Resourceful

When: Wednesday 15 November, 2017

Open to everyone, including professionals who work with older people, this is a chance to hear about financial safety, cyber safety and legal things with Waihi Community Resource Centre. There’s safety in the home, elder abuse, and support and services available regarding dementia. Morning tea...

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Waihi A & P Show

When: Saturday 11 November, 2017

This is always a great day for all, whether from town or country. Cows, sheep, alpacas, Arabian horses, goats, bulls and lots of people all come together for the day on Saturday 11 November at Waihi’s A & P Showgrounds along Parry Palm Ave...

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Whiritoa Mix & Mingle

When: Saturday 11 November, 2017

It’s simple, just get to the Community Hall between 4.30 pm and 7 pm ’ish with a plate of nibbles and your choice of drink and you’re mixing and mingling. What a great community event.

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Waihi Drama Society - 50 and Fabulous

When: Thursday 2 November, 2017 - Sunday 12 November, 2017

Kicking off with a Gala Opening Night on Thursday, November 2 for $25, followed by evening shows at 7.30 pm on the 3rd, 4th, 9th, 10th and 11th, there are also two matinees at 2 pm on Sundays November 5th and 12th, all...

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Goldfest Big Beach Dig

When: Sunday 22 October, 2017

This is always a very popular Goldfest event. Run by Waihi Beach Christian Centre, kids from year 1 to 12 can dig with hands and feet for prizes. Youngsters with an adult, this is free and starts at 2 pm in front of...

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XTERRA Trail Challenge

When: Saturday 21 October, 2017

The XTERRA Trail Challenge Waihi is a trail running/walking event in the historic Karangahake Gorge - breath-taking riverside trails alongside the natural gorge, historic railway tracks (complete with tunnels!) and all wrapped up in native bush makes for some of the best off road...

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Waihi Association Football Labour Weekend Tournament

When: Saturday 21 October, 2017 - Sunday 22 October, 2017

A great setting at Morgan Park welcomes spectators and the teams competing in the annual tournament that sees shorter halves and fast action starting at 9 am tomorrow and 9.30 am Sunday. Get along and you’ll be made more than welcome. Sausage sizzle and...

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Khaki Miners and Underground Mine Simulation

When: Friday 6 October, 2017 - Friday 13 October, 2017

The Khaki Miners and Underground Mine Simulation is a new display at the Education Centre in Moresby Ave. Open Friday 6th, Wednesday 11th and Friday 13th at 10am, it’s worth checking out, and free. You can see what underground mining’s like and learn lots with...

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