Upcoming Events:

September 2018


Grey Power Meeting - Dementia

When: Friday 28 September, 2018

You are invited to Grey Power Waihi’s Meeting at the Baptist Church on Kenny St to hear Howard Vickeridge of Dementia Waikato speak about the effects of dementia and the impact on the whanau/family. Please be there seated by 11 am to hear this...

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Goldfest Crunchie Bar Competition

When: Saturday 29 September, 2018 - Monday 15 October, 2018

Guess the Number of Crunchie Bars Competition 2018 Starting, Saturday, with a cutoff date of 5 pm on Monday 15 October your challenge, and the kids as well, is to walk the CBD of Waihi looking for all the Crunchie Bars in shop windows....


Elvis Impersonator Charity Dinner

When: Saturday 29 September, 2018

That’s the Waihi Beach Community Centre where Elvis will be ‘reincarnated’, in the guise of Che Orton, Elvis impersonator extraordinaire. Waihi Lions Club is hosting a charity dinner and auction featuring an evening with Elvis, starting at 6 pm on Saturday, September 29. Tickets...

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Waihi Herb Society

When: Sunday 30 September, 2018

This Sunday at Waihi Herb Society’s meeting at Waihi Salvation Army Hall at the top of Seddon St Roger Kennerley will talk about herbal healing creams that can help with muscle aches and pains, rheumatism, headaches, eczema, cuts and burns and more. Starting at...

October 2018

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When: Monday 1 October, 2018 - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

We have an interesting time across October with all sorts of events and activities lined up with GO Waihi’s Goldfest 2018 in association with OceanaGold. From Art Waikino to school holiday activities, the Great Train Robbery to a Vegetarian Festival, I’m sure there’ll be...

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Goldfest Pot Of Gold Promotion

When: Monday 1 October, 2018 - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

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 13th November at 8.40am.*

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Goldfest Trolley Derby and Market Day

When: Saturday 6 October, 2018

The Trolley Derby is open to all ages and is free to enter. A little prep now is a good idea, then it’s just some practice and you’re on track for some good fun. There’re the fast and furious, not so fast and...

Recycled fashion show

GO Waihi Recycled Fashion Show

When: Saturday 6 October, 2018

Recycled wearable art and fun fashion show. Contact Dawn: 07 863 6704

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ART Waikino

When: Saturday 20 October, 2018 - Monday 22 October, 2018

ART Waikino is now recognised as a major art exhibition on the Coromandel Peninsula - paintings, craft, photography and sculpture. All proceeds to the upkeep of the community hall, with all artwork for sale. Organised by the Waikino Victoria Hall Committee. *Friday 19th October*: Wine and...

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Waihi Volunteers Expo

When: Wednesday 31 October, 2018

*Got time on your hands? **Want to get more involved in your local community?* Then why not come along to the Volunteer Expo. Your chance to meet and chat with people from a diverse range of volunteer organisations based in waihi and surrounds including: Community...