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Fast Track Your Future with Wintec Waihi

When: Tuesday 3 March, 2015

Thinking about learning something new or a change of direction? Find out about the options available to you through Wintec Waihi Part time, full time, in Waihi or online. Duty manager licenses, food safety courses, computing courses from the basics up, certificate in adult learning, diploma in...

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Formosa Cultural Exchange

When: Saturday 28 February, 2015

Immerse yourself in the culture of Taiwan at the Waihi International Academy on Landlyst Road between 10 and 3:30 on February the 28th. See contemporary Taiwanese art with photography, pottery, lantern art and more. Watch the experts - then have a go at shadow puppetry,...

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V8 and Motorcycle Show and Swap Meet

When: Saturday 21 February, 2015

All roads lead to Paeroa for the 12th annual V8 and Motorcycle Show and Swap Meet on Saturday the 21st of February. A show and shine parade hits the main street at 10 – assemble by Puke Bridge at 9.30 if you’re entering. Swap meet...

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Paeroa's 22nd Annual Highland Tattoo

When: Saturday 14 February, 2015

The biggest ever Paeroa Highland Games and Tattoo is coming to the Paeroa Domain on Saturday, February the 14th. Get ready for 12 hours of non-stop Scottish entertainment with highland dancing, pipe bands, tribal drummers, Celtic band, the Junior Highland Games and the Evening...


Nauti Girls Fishing Competition

When: Saturday 7 February, 2015

Are you a Nauti Girl? Would you like to be a Nauti Girl and have some ‘Reel’ fun? The Bowentown 2015 Nauti Girls Harbour Only Women’s Fishing Competition is on Saturday, February 7. Enter at the Bowentown Boating & Sport Fishing Club and get your Nauti...

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Business Time At Victoria Battery

When: Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Go Waihi’s Business After 5 meetings get underway for 2015 with a visit to the historic Victoria Battery site in Waikino. Wednesday, February 04,  just after 5 pm Waihi business owners and managers are invited to meet the volunteers and see around this area that’s...


Afternoon to Twilight

When: Sunday 25 January, 2015

Picnic in the Waihi Waterlily Gardens and enjoy live traditional jazz/blues music by The Codgers & guest artists this Sunday, January 25 between 4 and 8 pm. Entry’s $5 for adults and free for under 15’s with an adult. There’ll be food and drink on...

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Join the Gold Rush!

When: Thursday 22 January, 2015 - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

Join the Gold Rush at the Waihi Gold Discovery Centre this Anniversary Weekend! Try gold panning - Digger driving for kids and Rock fossicking. Happening all weekend between10 and 3 - It’ll be great fun for the whole family! Step through the entrance of the Gold...


2nd Waikino Summer Ceilidh

When: Saturday 17 January, 2015

Strap on your dancing shoes and head to the Victoria Hall in Waikino Village for a traditional Ceilidh knees up from 7 pm next Saturday. The Hairy Coo Ceilidh Band, supported by local musicians will have you kicking up your heels on the dance...

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Twilight Opening Special - Waihi Waterlily Gardens

When: Sunday 11 January, 2015

Wrap up your weekend with some twilight magic at Waihi Waterlily Gardens this Sunday afternoon from 4.30. They are throwing open the gates and presenting live music in their idyllic water lily gardens at 441 Pukekauri Rd, Waihi. Entry is just $4 and children under...

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