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Project Martha ready to start

Posted 5 February 2019 by Gold FM in Environmental and Business
Media Release: OceanaGold

No appeals have been received by Hauraki District Council following the late December notification that OceanaGold’s application for an underground mine below the Martha open pit in Waihi had been approved. OceanaGold Waihi General Manager Bernie...
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OceanaGold Update

Posted 30 January 2019 by Gold FM in Environmental,Podcasts and Business

Kit Wilson from OceanaGold called into the Gold FM studio for a Q&A about local operations. Brian Gentil asked him the following questions.  Q: Terrible disaster with the Brazilian tailings dam collapse over the weekend. What’s to stop the same...
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OceanaGold Update

Posted 16 January 2019 by Gold FM in Environmental,Podcasts and Business

Kit Wilson from OceanaGold called into the Gold FM studio for a chat about local operations.  Brian Gentil asked: Where are you up to with the Project Martha consent? What happens now? Maps in the East Ender show a tunnel under the south wall of...
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Campers evacuated from Waihi Beach

Posted 23 December 2018 by Gold FM in Weather and Environmental

The Waihi Beach RSA opened their doors to holidaymakers who were flooded out at the Waihi Beach Top 10 Holiday Resort at about 3 am this morning. Concerns a nearby creek might overflow prompted the evacuation of campsites in the lower part of the...
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