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Project Martha to go ahead

Posted 14 December 2018 by Gold FM in Environmental and Business
Media Release: OceanaGold

OceanaGold has received notification from Hauraki District Council and Waikato Regional Council that the company’s application for an underground mine below the Martha open pit in Waihi has been approved. The approval is subject to the outcome of...
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Shooting stars

Posted 13 December 2018 by Gold FM in Environmental and History, Arts & Culture

New Zealand star gazers are in for a treat this weekend as the King of Meteor showers lights up the sky.Look north east close to the Gemini constellation to see the Geminids meteor shower with blazing tails in a variety of colours. You'll need...
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Project Martha Update

Posted 21 November 2018 by Gold FM in Environmental and Business

Kit Wilson from OceanaGold took time out of his busy schedule to call in for a chat. The Project Martha hearings were completed on Tuesday. Brian Gentil asked what happens now? Kit explained what the consent hearing process is about and said the...
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Message in a bottle delivered

Posted 1 November 2018 by Gold FM in Environmental and Podcasts

A message in a bottle cast into the ocean by Chief Officer Kevin McKernan in 2001 has been replied to all these years later.The message in a bottle washed ashore at Bellows Beach, which is located at a small town called Waimanalo on the island of...
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