Everyone is invited to join the commemoration at the Tunnellers’ Memorial, Gilmore Reserve, 11.00am Wednesday 28 June as whānau and community welcome home the soldier statue.
"This event, and the exhibition running at the same time are about... Continue reading »
Senior Constable Sterling Huett updated the Gold FM Police File today.
Everybody, including Sterling, is smiling today after the 'auld mug' was wrested off Oracle USA by Team New Zealand.
A couple of arrests were made after disorderly... Continue reading »
Hauraki Mayor John Tregidga was over the moon about Team New Zealand's win over Oracle USA today. He is thrilled with the high level New Zealand is achieving on the world stage and spoke about some of the aspirational Kiwis we can be proud of.... Continue reading »
It was our pleasure to welcome Stephen Beaumont to Gold FM today. Stephen is visiting from Australia and has an interesting story to share about the purpose of his visit to Waihi.
Stephen's story goes back to World War One and his uncle Ted... Continue reading »
The America's Cup is New Zealand's Cup!
Team New Zealand has snatched the coveted cup from Oracle USA crossing the line 55 seconds ahead of Jimmy Spithill and team Oracle.
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Police were called to Mount Karangahake at about 7.30 this morning after anti-mining protesters were accused of blocking access to the New Talisman mine site.According to reports, police made no arrests and later said the protesters were walking up... Continue reading »
Thames Valley Rugby Union CEO Edmond Leahy updated the Gold FM Rugby Report with Mitre 10 Waihi this morning.
The All Blacks and Lions put on a great game of rugby on Saturday night and the women's Black Ferns 7's team are on top of the... Continue reading »
Paeroa man Posini Munu has been found not guilty of three charges including an alleged attack involving petrol on his former partner Darlene Fenton while she was at her Paeroa home on August 20.The charges stem from two separate incidents at their... Continue reading »
Brian Gentil caught up with Matty Flude to find out how the Waihi Association Football Club seniors did in the plate knockout competition game against West Ham (Hamilton) on Saturday.
Click play to find out how they did.
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Amid claims that anti mining protesters are ‘lobbing rocks’ and spreading dangerous z nails designed to injure, Protect Karangahake Chair Duncan Shearer says his group is not into sabotage.
Peaceful protest is what they are about he said and he... Continue reading »
Thames Coromandel District Council is advising drivers to be very cautious wherever they are driving on the Coromandel and to expect debris or water on roads around any corner.
Heavy rain has caused a lot of surface flooding on some roads around the... Continue reading »
Police are making fresh enquiries into the disappearance of 67-year-old Hamilton man Frederick “Rick’ Hayward.
He was last seen leaving his home around 5pm on Monday 2 September 2013, with the intention of travelling to the family bach in Raglan.
As... Continue reading »
It was a pleasure to welcome Jan and Franzi to the Gold FM studio today. They are both German students attending Waihi College.
Jan scored 'Brownie points' by saying he first thought about going to Australia but when he found out he could... Continue reading »
At 10.08 pm last night, the crew of the Auckland Westpac Rescue Helicopter were tasked to Te Mata, Coromandel area, along with a Coastguard vessel, to search for a male patient who was overdue from a kayak fishing trip.
The crew conducted an... Continue reading »
Hauraki District Mayor John Tregidga talked 'Council Matters' with Brian Gentil this morning.
Mayor Tregidga passed on his condolences to the families affected by the terrible motor vehicle crash that claimed lives in his district over the... Continue reading »
Whitianga Police are seeking information from the public after an incident on Saturday 17 June when a woman was assaulted.
The incident happened between 11 pm and 11.15 pm in Bryce Street, Whitianga.
Police would like to speak to anybody that has... Continue reading »
Click play to hear Thames Valley Rugby Union CEO Edmond Leahy share his thoughts and update the results from the rugby over the weekend.
Thames Valley results Saturday 17 June 2017
Premiers Thames 0 - Mercury Bay 25 Waihi Athletic 25 - Cobras... Continue reading »
This afternoon Waikato Police arrested a 45-year-old Waikato man and charged him with murder in relation to the death of Kim Louise Richmond of Arohena.
The man will appear in the Hamilton Court on Tuesday 20 June 2017.
Police advised Kim's... Continue reading »
The Auckland Westpac Helicopter service responded to three missions around the Thames Coromandel/Hauraki district over the weekend and got airborne five times altogether.
A chopper was called to Kennedy Bay at 8.41 pm on Friday evening when a male... Continue reading »
Police are investigating yesterday’s crash on State Highway 2 at Netherton.
Emergency services were notified about the crash at 7.41pm.
It involved two cars and has claimed the lives of four people.
There were five people in a white Toyota Corolla... Continue reading »