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When: Sunday 1 October, 2017 - Sunday 29 October, 2017

There’s a Market Day coming up leading into the Trolley Derby on Saturday 7 October in Waihi. If you’re a stall holder grab an application form from HDC’s Waihi Service Centre and Library and get into the spirit of the day. Full of FUN,...

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GO Waihi Shot of Gold Competition

When: Sunday 1 October, 2017 - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

Anyone can enter, you just have to have a picture of yourselves, family and/or friends with at least some of the Waihi's Rainbow at Rocket (Victoria) Park in it.  All entries go into the draw for family passes to Rainbows End, Gold Discovery Centre,...

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Waihi Branch of the New Zealand Society of Genealogists

When: Saturday 30 September, 2017

Saturday from 9.30 am to 3.30 pm Waihi Branch of the NZ Genealogy Society invites you to their seminar on family history at Waihi Art Centre and Museum in Kenny St. You’ll hear speakers David Hastings talking about how to write a family story...

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Goldfest Crunchie Bar Competition

When: Saturday 30 September, 2017 - Monday 16 October, 2017

Guess the Number of Crunchie Bars Competition with New World Waihi 2017 GO Waihi’s Guess the Number of Crunchie Bars Competition with Waihi New World is back through the holidays with Crunchies in lots of shop windows to be counted. Lists of which shops have...

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Arty Bra Fundraiser

When: Saturday 30 September, 2017

It’s back! Arty Bras will be out in force on Saturday, September 30 helping raise funds for the new building for St John Waihi. Underwear is going to be centre stage at Waihi Beach Community Centre with four categories – Avante-Garde where anything goes, Mountain...

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Goldfest Pot Of Gold Promotion

When: Saturday 30 September, 2017 - Sunday 29 October, 2017

GO Waihi’s Stop, Shop & Win... a $1,000 POT of GOLD Shop at participating Waihi stores through October for your chance to win. Drawn  live on 96.4 Gold FM Tuesday 14th November at 8.40am. Check our website for details:


Keep Waihi Beautiful

When: Sunday 17 September, 2017

Keep New Zealand Beautiful’s national clean up week is this month and Keep Waihi Beautiful is gearing up for a big tidy up around Gilmore Lake Reserve on Sunday 17 September. They’d love lots of volunteers to help; can you spare an hour or...

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Whiritoa Beach Dune Planting

When: Saturday 16 September, 2017

The word is ‘the more the merrier’ Saturday for this year’s dune planting. Children can help too; just get them along for the start at 10 am at the surf club. Take a spade or trowel, a good pair of shoes and a...

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Sally Valley Band Rally Concert

When: Saturday 2 September, 2017

That’s the short version of saying Salvation Army Waihi invite you to enjoy the Sally Valley Band Rally Concert on Saturday. It starts at 6.30 pm and is being held in the Salvation Army hall at the top of Seddon St Waihi. A...

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Happy Dog Show

When: Thursday 17 August, 2017

Dogs doing tricks is what it’s all about on Thursday August 17. From 1 pm in Waihi Memorial Hall you’ll enjoy a fun show, along with a sausage sizzle, raffles, a quiz and an auction. It’s in aid of Bosom Buddies, a local...

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The Medieval Winter's Night

When: Saturday 12 August, 2017

Court jesters, fair maidens, serfs, wenches, kings, queens and princesses will all no doubt be dressing to the nines for this evening out at Waihi Waterlily Gardens on Saturday August 12. Best dressed prizes are up for grabs, there’s a medieval dinner, complimentary ale...

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