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Waihi Drama Society - Family Spirit

When: Saturday 21 July, 2018 - Sunday 22 July, 2018

Waihi Drama Society is hosting Pat Wollaston's "Family Spirit" for two shows only; Saturday, July 21 at 7.30pm and at 2 pm this Sunday, July 22nd at The Theatre in Boyd Road, Waihi. If you think family life is complicated, wait ’til you see...

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Bluelight Scooter Competition

When: Tuesday 17 July, 2018

A fun afternoon’s being organised by Waihi Bluelight with a Scooter Competition. On at the skate bowl in Morgan Park along Clarke St, there’ll be some fun, hot action and prizes too. Take your scooter and have a go or get along and cheer...


NZ Society of Genealogists

When: Wednesday 27 June, 2018

The Waihi branch of the New Zealand Society of Genealogy has had to make a late change to their June programme. Their July trip was to be to ArchivesNZ Auckland and has now switched to June 27 due to reorganisation and construction work at...

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Waihi Herb Society

When: Sunday 24 June, 2018

There’s a good start to the Waihi Herb Society’s monthly meeting coming up next Sunday, June 24. Add some great ideas for companion planting, composting, tips on soils and natural remedies, ointments and salves, which herbs are good for what and a nice hot...

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Whiritoa Library Midwinter Dinner

When: Saturday 23 June, 2018

Whiritoa Community Hall is the venue for the Whiritoa Library annual Midwinter Dinner. The date’s set for Saturday, June 23 from 6 pm. Better get the dress theme right, it’s silver and white. $30 for a three-course dinner, BYO and you won’t get a...

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Mining from 1988 to 2018 - Fireworks Celebration

When: Friday 8 June, 2018

See you at the Pumphouse for this extravaganza. Fireworks go up at 7 pm, there’ll be a sausage sizzle, candy floss, coffee and tea leading up to it and it’s free. Please look after your pets at home and also the young ones....

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Waihi Beach Annual Art & Craft Fair

When: Sunday 3 June, 2018

Waihi Beach Art & Craft Fair is on Sunday, June 3 at the Community Hall with about 85 stalls. Take cash, the Waihi Beach RSA ladies are running the café and there are lots of new stalls again this year. They’re open from...


Waihi Lions Book Fair

When: Saturday 2 June, 2018 - Sunday 3 June, 2018

The Waihi Lions Book Fair is on Saturday and Sunday over Queens Birthday Weekend, June 2 and 3. If you’d like to donate any books, games, dvd’s or CD’s in good condition drop them off at Mobil or BP in Waihi, Waihi Beach...

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Waihi Art Club Exhibition

When: Saturday 2 June, 2018 - Monday 4 June, 2018

Waihi Art Club’s Exhibition is on at Waihi Memorial Hall across the weekend from 9 am to 4 pm daily with all art for sale and a special feature of Steampunk paintings. Artists will be working on site and a gold coin donation...

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Waihi Drama Society - Curtain Up

When: Thursday 31 May, 2018 - Sunday 10 June, 2018

Waihi Drama Society’s latest production is ‘Curtain Up’, the hilarious story of five women who inherit equal shares in a dilapidated theatre and plan to bring it back to life again. Tensions are high between them, but they must work together to make their...

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Antiques Roadshow

When: Sunday 27 May, 2018

The historic Athenree Homestead in Athenree Rd’s latest fundraiser is an opportunity to take along a curio or two, the family heirloom or even that odd thing you’ve never known what it was to get valued by the experts. They’re holding an Antiques Roadshow...

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The Nugget Multisport Event

When: Saturday 12 May, 2018

Waihi’s Nugget Multisport event is coming up on Saturday May 12. With a variety of courses there’s one to suit your ability. From Waihi to Waihi Beach and back to the finish line at the unique Cornish Pumphouse on the edge of the Martha...


Business After 5 - Coming Up

When: Wednesday 9 May, 2018

GO Waihi's Business After 5 Meeting this month is at Laughing Pottery in Rosemont Rd with Andrew and Anne Killick. The wheels will be turning, there’ll be some mudslinging and we may even see Andrew take a turn for the better. GO Waihi will have...

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Waihi Beach Dirt Track - Points Day

When: Sunday 6 May, 2018

It’s serious stuff with the final Points Day this Sunday at Waihi Beach Dirt Track. Who’ll end up winning this season? They’ll be giving it their all on this last day at the track and for $4 you’ve got a good day’s entertainment, starting...