Kōrero Mai, Kōrero Atu, Mauri Tū, Mauri Ora – Speak Up, Stand Together, Stop Bullying!
Pink Shirt Day is a national bullying prevention campaign run by the Mental Health Foundation of New Zealand since 2012. Pink Shirt Day began in Canada in 2007... Continue reading »
Brian Gentil spoke to Colleen Low to get an update about the Waihi Beach Art & Craft Fair.
After coming up with the idea of running a craft fair 15 years ago Colleen and her friend Trish have been kept really busy dotting the i's and... Continue reading »
The Office of the Privacy Commissioner marks Privacy Week each year to promote privacy awareness and to inform people of their rights under the Privacy Act. It is also to help educate businesses, organisations and agencies of their responsibilities... Continue reading »
Brian Gentil spoke with Viv Leonard from Arkwrights Antiques in Paeroa about the Steampunk Party coming up at the Karangahake Hall this Saturday night from 7 pm.
It's shaping up as a great night with a band aptly named Steam Pudding raising the... Continue reading »
Waihi College students Kane Curtis and Wikitoria Rawiri, both excellent cooks in Mrs Fitzgerald’s year 13 hospitality class at Waihi College, called in for a chat with Brian Gentil about their Pink Ribbon High Tea, a breast cancer fundraiser.
The... Continue reading »
Bob Paton has come out of retirement from teaching music at Waihi College to take on the role of Director for Waihi Drama Society’s latest production Bugsy Malone. He’s been involved in this play three times before through the years making him the... Continue reading »
Brian Gentil invited Oscar and Bellamy into the Gold FM studio to talk about their roles in Waihi Drama Society’s latest production, Bugsy Malone.
With 27 youngsters taking to the Boyd Road Theatre stage when the curtain goes up on May 16 -... Continue reading »
Have you got your ticket for the Steampunk Party at Karangahake Hall yet?
Arkwrights Antiques in Paeroa and the Waihi SPCA OPShop have tickets waiting for those who fancy getting their Victorian Sci fi on and heading to a party with a difference. ... Continue reading »
Some of the young cast of 27 children joined Brian Gentil in the Gold FM studio to tell us about Waihi Drama Society’s latest production, Bugsy Malone.
The main characters, Bugsy and Tallulah played by Leo and Rosie Morley, Oscar Sandford who plays... Continue reading »
The Waihi Beach Art & Craft Fair is celebrating 15 years of bringing what has become an iconic annual event to Waihi Beach.
This Queen’s Birthday Sunday, June 2nd, the doors at the Waihi Beach Community Centre will open to a showcase of art and... Continue reading »
The Waihi Drama Society is bringing a pint sized, pinstriped classic to the Boyd Road Theatre for your entertainment pleasure with Bugsy Malone.
The tongue in cheek tribute to the gangster movie genre is based on the 1976 movie starring Jodie Foster... Continue reading »
The Waihi Bridge Club has an almost full house (pardon the pun) with just four spaces available for more students to learn the art of Bridge playing.
Bridge is actually more than it's cracked up to be with hooked devotees meeting across the... Continue reading »
Brian Atger called in to the Gold FM studio for a catch up about the Waihi Lions Book Fair over Saturday and Sunday of Queen’s Birthday Weekend.
He told Brian Gentil how the book fair started and also how donations are going. The Lions are after... Continue reading »
Viv Leonard from Arkwrights Antiques in Paeroa joined Brian Gentil to tell us about the Steampunk Party being put on by Steampunk Paeroa and Waihi coming up on Saturday May 18.
It’s being held at the new Karangahake Hall, where they’re raising funds... Continue reading »
Road Safety Week aims to inspire communities to take action on road safety and promote life-saving messages during the Week and beyond.
Road Safety Week is coordinated annually by Brake, a road safety charity that works to prevent road death and... Continue reading »
The Coromandel Town Seafood Festival is into its 4th year and is bigger than ever, with more stalls, lots of music and entertainment and plenty of food, or kai, to taste and enjoy.
There’ll be cooking demonstrations, and plenty for people to see... Continue reading »
Steampunk is coming to the Karangahake Hall on Saturday, May 18.
Steampunk Paeroa and Waihi have put their Victorian Sci fi heads together to host a night of gorgeous costumes, music and fun.
Check out the details on our events page and get your... Continue reading »
Did you know rodents are chocoholics?
Just before Easter one of our staffers went to their special hiding place to get the stash of chocolate Easter eggs that had been bought for family gifts and the annual family Easter Egg Hunt. They noticed... Continue reading »
Joining Brian Gentil on the Breakfast Show, Steve Walters brought us up to date with the fourth annual Coromandel Seafood Festival at Coromandel Area School this Saturday.
The number of stalls has grown since last year, with room for even more if... Continue reading »
Sue Stubbs, the tutor at the Waihi Bridge Club, who are starting 12 weeks of free lessons for new players from tomorrow night, called in to the studio with an update.
Sue told Brian Gentil Waihi Bridge Club have had a good response with still more... Continue reading »