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Dylan Schmidt

Dylan Schmidt Chosen to Inspire

Posted 13 October 2015 by Gold FM in Sports

Former Waihi boy Dylan Schmidt is one of the athletes featuring in the New Zealand Olympic Committee’s ‘Be the Inspiration’ videos on their website and youtube. The New Zealand Olympic Committee represents both the Olympic and Commonwealth Games...
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Andrea Durie

External Affairs Manager Leaves Newmont

Posted 12 October 2015, 12:52 pm by Gold FM

Newmont Waihi Gold External Affairs Manager Andrea Durie finished her position at the mining company last Friday. She had been in the role for a little over two and a half years after arriving in Waihi on a 12 month secondment. Prior to coming to...
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Gold FM Rugby Report

Gold FM Rugby Report with Mitre 10 Waihi

Posted 9 October 2015, 5:02 pm by Gold FM in Sports and Podcasts

Edmond Leahy, CEO of the Thames Valley Rugby Football Union, is the man in the know when it comes to Hauraki/Coromandel regional rugby and Brian Gentil spoke to Edmond about the rugby action happening this weekend. Click play to hear the latest and...
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Waihi Region Gets Creative with an Arts Trail

Posted 9 October 2015 by Gold FM

Art lovers will have a feast of creativity to enjoy this coming Labour Weekend. The first ever Waihi Creative Arts Trail is happening from Saturday the 24th of October through to Monday the 26th during Waihi's GoldFest. The trail is sponsored...
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Heartlanders to Visit New Zealand's Heart of Gold

Posted 9 October 2015, 10:42 am by Gold FM

Waihi, New Zealand’s Heart of Gold is going to be hosting ‘Heartlanders – New Zealanders of the Great War. The National Army Museum, along with the help of the New Zealand Lotteries Commission, developed the travelling World War I exhibition, which...
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Trolley Derby 2015

Trolley Derby Thrills and Spills!

Posted 8 October 2015, 10:15 am by Gold FM

It was all downhill in Waihi last Saturday. And then it was all back uphill and downhill ... as keen riders of all ages took up the challenge to experience the 'Thrill of the Haszard Street Hill'. Rule # 1 is to have fun and it's all...
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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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