The GO Waihi ‘Best Dressed’ competition at Waihi’s Warm Up Party for Beach Hop has a very special guest judge this year.
Jaimee Beck a.k.a. Velvet De Collette, a modern pin up girl living in Waikino has graciously agreed to volunteer her designer’s... Continue reading »
Iconic New Zealand artist Mike Morgan is a hot rod fancier. He's often seen driving his beloved 'Lucy' around his home district.
Hot rods, in particular Lucy, and the Beach Hop have featured in many of Mike's paintings. He... Continue reading »
Brian Gentil reckons - size does matter!And you could be the proud owner of this Panasonic Vierra 49 inch LED TV for capturing the atmosphere at Waihi's Warm Up Party for Beach Hop and entering the GO Waihi Snapshot Photo Competition.
Focus,... Continue reading »
This time next week (Wednesday, March 21) Waihi will be getting ready to rock n roll!A convoy of glittering classic cars and hotrods will be making Waihi their destination.Everybody is invited to dress to impress and come to the town centre for the... Continue reading »
Posters are an important part of event planning and this year's Waihi Warm Up Party for Beach Hop poster is a real work of art.
Beach Hop was voted New Zealand's favourite event of 2017 and for the past 9 years it's been Waihi’s... Continue reading »
The Waihi Scouts Mudslide Day is all go tomorrow, Saturday, March the 3rd.
Scout Master Paul Boggiss has been busy setting up the slides and everything will be ready by the time the first muddy buddies throw themselves over the edge from 9.30... Continue reading »
GO Waihi will be turning up the rock n roll volume on Wednesday March 21st for Waihi’s Warm Up Party for Beach Hop!
Hundreds of hot rods and classic cars worth millions of dollars will be rolling into town just after 10.30 am to put on a show and... Continue reading »
A day of magnificent mud mania is coming to Waihi this Saturday with the Waihi Scouts Mudslide Day.
They invite you to ride their slippery slopes, tackle the mud obstacle course, shimmy the rope bridge and make a big splash behind the Waihi Gun... Continue reading »
There was something for everyone at the Waihi This IS ME Festival at Morgan Park last Saturday, February 17.
Lots to see, lots to find out about, lots to do...and lots of smiles and happy people!
Check out our album of photos from the event in... Continue reading »
Here's the This Is ME Festival demo timetable for you...
The weather is looking suntastic for tomorrow's This Is ME Festival at Morgan Park, Waihi!
Sport Waikato and Waihi Sport n Action have been busy getting organised. Amy Marfell caught... Continue reading »
Brian Gentil caught up with Matthias from Circus Aotearoa this morning. Circus Aotearoa is in town until Sunday. Shows are happening Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Check out www.circusaotearoa.co.nz for showtimes and to book your seats.
The ticket... Continue reading »
Brian Gentil caught up with Jo Tilsley from Positive Paeroa to find out how preparations for the biggest street race in New Zealand are going.
All the hard work comes to fruition on Sunday morning when motorcycles start their engines and make some... Continue reading »
Circus Aotearoa is coming to Waihi. Shows are on this Friday, Saturday and Sunday under the Big Top at the Waihi A & P Showgrounds.
Brian Gentil spoke to Ringmaster Damien to find out what people can expect from New Zealand's very own... Continue reading »
Brian Gentil caught up with Rino Wilkinson to find out the latest on the up close and personal motorcycle street racing coming to streets near you soon!
The Honda Battle of the Streets circuit, known as the 'Hacksaw', provides a skill... Continue reading »
All roads lead to the Paeroa Domain for the Paeroa V8 & Motorcycle Show & Swap Meet on Saturday, February the 17th.
The Swap Meet starts bright and early and the Show & Shine Parade hits the street at 10 am then heads back to the Paeroa... Continue reading »
Brian Gentil spoke with Sport Waikato Women & Girl's Campaign Advisor Amy Marfell. Sport Waikato is keen to encourage women’s participation in sport, physical activity and recreation across the Waikato region. They have developed an... Continue reading »
Auditions for 'Dial M for Murder' are happening at the Boyd Road Theatre this Sunday, January 28 between 2 and 4 pm.
Director Sara Single says this three-act play has it all - intrigue, conspiracy, mystery and there's even a love... Continue reading »
New Zealand’s largest and newest travelling festival, the Extravaganza Fair is coming back to Waihi Beach and Whangamata this summer!
Brian spoke to Hipsy this morning to find out more details.
ENTRY IS FREE and there is plenty to see and do for all... Continue reading »
Thames is the first cab off the rank for ultra-fast broadband, with the CBD area now ready to connect to the new Chorus fibre network.
Internet users in this area should be receiving information from their service provider offering an upgrade to... Continue reading »