Upcoming Events:

August 2017


NZ Society of Genealogists - Movie

When: Wednesday 23 August, 2017

Movie – ‘For King & Country: New Zealand's First World War’ This is your invitation from the Waihi Branch of the NZ Society of Genealogists. With excerpts from 38 films and a variety of still images, this 70-minute film covers New Zealand’s experience of the...

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Waihi Herb Society

When: Sunday 27 August, 2017

The topic for this month’s meeting is *plant** dyes* for natural fibres with Jill Robertson. You’ll also get the opportunity to learn about herbs, companion planting, soils, composting, planting by the moon and even enjoy a hot brew with the friendly folk. $2 gets...

September 2017

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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...

October 2017

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

We’re keen to hear from anyone wanting to hold an event during October as part of Waihi’s Goldfest Celebrations to add to the list. Whether it’s for children or adults, let’s get it into the mix. Fun, informative, educational, a pastime or maybe a...

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Go Waihi Annual Trolley Derby

When: Saturday 7 October, 2017

Get those wheels spinning, the steering sorted and the safety gear ready for Saturday October 7 downtown in Waihi. Download an Entry Form.

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ART Waikino

When: Saturday 21 October, 2017 - Monday 23 October, 2017

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 Wine and Cheese opening Friday...