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Be a Pippin or Brownie in Waihi

Posted 7 October 2015 by Gold FM in Media Release
Media Release: Girl Guiding (NZ)

There are exciting times ahead for GirlGuiding New Zealand (NZ) in Waihi. Girls and potential leaders are being called on to help open a new pippin and brownie group. “We are really excited to be able to start units back up in the area. For a while...
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Sergeant Aaron Fraser

Gold FM Police File

Posted 6 October 2015, 4:53 pm by Gold FM in Police and Emergency Services and Podcasts

Waihi Police Sergeant Aaron Fraser updated the Gold FM Police File today. The Waihi Bowling Club has been hit by thieves yet again. The club has been burgled several times over the years and has been fitted with an alarm system and has a policy of...
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Aims Cross Country

Waihi College Students AIMing High

Posted 5 October 2015 by Gold FM in School and Sports

The NZCT AIMS Games is held every year in Mt Maunganui and sees over 8000 Year 7 and 8 students represent their 261 schools in 19 sporting codes. Waihi College has attended the games for a number of years and this year 65 students participated. It...
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Gold FM Rugby Report

Gold FM Rugby Report with Mitre 10 Waihi

Posted 5 October 2015, 12:00 pm by Gold FM in Sports and Podcasts

Thames Valley Rugby Union CEO, Edmond Leahy updated the Rugby Report this morning. The Swamp Foxes travelled down south to challenge Westport on the weekend and Edmond said, although the boys went away full of good intentions, the Buller team was...
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Mokoera Valentine

Missing Girl

Posted 2 October 2015, 7:59 am by Gold FM in Media Release and Police and Emergency Services

Police are asking families in the Mount Maunganui area to contact police immediately this morning if they have 9-year-old Mokoera Valentine staying at their home. Mokoera was last seen by a family member at approximately 4pm yesterday afternoon...
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Scott Simpson

Coromandel MP Visits Waihi

Posted 1 October 2015 by Gold FM in Podcasts

Coromandel MP Scott Simpson stopped in for a chat with Brian Gentil this morning. Today is International Older Persons Day and Scott said it's special in our part of the world because we have a disproportionately large number of 65 plus people...
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GoldFields Railway Great Train Robbery 1

GoldFields Railway Held Up!

Posted 30 September 2015, 3:54 pm by Gold FM

The GoldFields Express left the Waihi station this morning bound for adventure. Families were invited to climb aboard the Goldfest Special for a special surprise and as the train was travelling out to Waikino a Cowboy and Indian galloped alongside...
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Once in a Supermoon

Posted 30 September 2015 by Gold FM

A ‘once in a blue moon’ astronomical event, the combination of a Supermoon and a total lunar eclipse is happening today but unfortunately because it will happen in daylight we will miss out on seeing it at its best. Accoring to Star Dome NZ, A...
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