OceanaGold is getting positive results and making good progress on the Martha Project underground exploration drill drives.
In a recent market update of the company’s global operation, Mick Wilkes, President and CEO of OceanaGold said, “The early... Continue reading »
A 67 year old health worker from Thames whose job was moved 100 kms away and told to accept the change or leave has received a more substantial payout after the Waikato District Health Board appealed an Employment Relations Authority case which... Continue reading »
The Waihi A & P Show is back for the 79th year on Saturday, November 11.Secretary Marilyn Parker spoke to Brian Gentil about this year's show. She's been doing the job for 43 years and still enjoys it.
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Waste Management Limited, a company storing an estimated 2 million used tyres at Kerepehi and owned by Beijing Capital Group, a Chinese state-owned enterprise, was served an abatement notice last Thursday.
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New Talisman (NTL), the company that has reopened the Talisman Mine in Karanagahake has announced that it has acquired 100% of Newcrest New Zealand Exploration Pty Ltd, a subsidiary of Newcrest Mining Limited (Newcrest) that held 80% of the highly... Continue reading »
Twentymans Funeral Services in Thames is celebrating what it describes as a bittersweet legal victory after spending $40,000 to prove it is allowed to serve those who choose cremation.Twentymans undertook an appeal against Thames-Coromandel District... Continue reading »
Owens Flooring at 57 Wilson Rd, Waihi Beach has special reduced prices on three ranges of hard flooring - timber, laminate and vinyl planking for September and October.
Plus, go in the draw to win a Series 2 Apple Watch when you buy any Godfrey... Continue reading »
Some recent news reports have linked OceanaGold’s operations in Waihi with those of another company, New Talisman, engaged in activities in the Karangahake Gorge.
A recent item on television news further confused the situation by combining visuals... Continue reading »
OceanaGold Senior Community Advisor Kit Wilson called in for a chat about local operations. An upcoming community meeting, the Martha North Wall, silver to gold ratios, a filled in sinkhole, electric utes and 'Dr Phil' at the Education... Continue reading »
Waihi has a new business in town - Shine Metal Polishers.
Bling out your hot rod, classic car, boat, bike or house wares. For all your metal polishing, see Mike at Shine Metal Polishers, 56 Fisher Road, Waihi.
With over 40 years experience ... Mike... Continue reading »
Resource consent to create 43 residential lots on part of the former Paeroa Racecourse has been granted.
While the majority of the former racecourse site is zoned Reserve (Active) and will require a plan change before any residential development can... Continue reading »
Brian Gentil spoke to OceanaGold's Senior Community Advisor Kit Wilson about mining operations. This month's interview is very interesting and well worth taking the time to listen to if you missed it live.
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Brian Gentil caught up with baker extraordinaire Vic Luon this morning.
Vic and his wife Phida own and manage the Waihi Bakery in Seddon Street and this year Vic entered some of his Waihi pies in the Bakels NZ Pie Awards.
After speaking with him... Continue reading »
Waihi Bakery has taken out a Gold award at the 2017 NZ Bakels Supreme Pie Award for their Steak and Cheese Pie.
Congratulations to Phida and Vic Luon!
Brian Gentil is talking to Vic on the Gold FM Breakfast Show tomorrow morning at 8.15 am.
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This month’s Go Waihi Business After 5 meeting is at Waihi College tomorrow, Wednesday, August 2.Waihi business owners and managers are invited to RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or ring 863 3030 if they’d like to go.
The BA5 is an informal get together... Continue reading »
Thames Coromandel Mayor Sandra Goudie says the community, with the help of Work and Income will pull out all the stops to make sure everyone affected by the shock closure of A&G Price in Thames is supported.
Work and Income Thames is running two... Continue reading »
An application to create 45 residential lots on part of the former Paeroa Racecourse is currently being processed by Council
Hauraki District Mayor John Tregidga said that while the majority of the racecourse site is zoned Reserve (Active) and will... Continue reading »
Newcrest Mining has pulled out of its joint venture with Laneway Resources in the Southern Coromandel.Laneway Resources has been managing a farm-in agreement between Laneway and Newcrest which Newcrest terminated recently leaving Laneway with a 100%... Continue reading »
Kit Wilson called in to update us about OceanaGold happenings. Click play to hear the interview.
The annual Walrus Swim is happening at the Baxter Road Mill Site this week. It's a bit of a challenge for staff game enough to brave the polishing... Continue reading »
After requesting a halt to trading ordinary shares and options on the ASX and NZX on Monday pending ‘spectacular results’, New Talisman Gold Mines Ltd has today announced a substantial upgrade to its gold resources.
Chief executive Matthew Hill said... Continue reading »