Miners' Reflective area Bench Seat Unveiling

Tag: Culture and Heritage | Community

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Date: Saturday 19 October, 2013

Time: 11 am

Location: Gilmour Lake

The public are invited to attend the Miners Kowhai bench seat unveiling on Saturday the 19th of October.

The bench seat is in memory of Waihi miners. The wording on the plaque will read:

Erected by the Waihi community in memory of our miners whose
lives sustained our families and helped build a place we call home

A Waihi Heritage Vision project in association with Waihi Lions Club
assisted by Hauraki District Council and Newmont Waihi Gold
Dedicated by Hon. Simon Bridges, Minister of Energy and Resources, 19 October 2013

Mary Carmine will be speaking at the unveiling. Other dignitaries will be in attendance.