Paula Bennett, Deputy Leader of the National Party, MP for Upper Harbour visited the Waihi district yesterday.
Paula and Coromandel MP Scott Simpson called into the Gold FM studios for a chat with Brian Gentil while she was here. She spent some time... Continue reading »
Marcus Howie, the Thames Valley RFU Rugby Development Officer, was busy in Levin with the Thames Valley Under 16 team this week and brought us up to date with their game against Horowhenua Kapiti, which unfortunately they lost 12 – 8.
In Ruatoria... Continue reading »
With the Waihi side having a week or two off before their Martin Barber Memorial game in Waihi later this month, Brent Willoughby from the Waihi Association Football Club talked about some of the juniors doing very well at the moment.
Brian Gentil... Continue reading »
Senior Community Constable Harley North updated the Police File this week. Click our podcast link below to hear more details.
Monday 26 AugustA Waihi male was arrested for breach of bail after failing to present for a curfew check. He was held in... Continue reading »
Brian Gentil spoke with Matt Abraham, the Rugby Development Officer with Thames Valley Rugby Union, as Marcus Howie is away in Levin with the Thames Valley Under 16 squad.
Matt ran through the results of the rep games across the weekend from the... Continue reading »
It was the final game of the regular competition for Waihi last weekend and Brian Gentil caught up with Brent Willoughby from the Waihi Association Football Club to get the result and see how the game panned out.
It was do or die for relegation and... Continue reading »
Brent Willoughby from the Waihi Association Football Club went along to the Thames Valley Secondary Schools Tournament in Katikati on Thursday where Waihi did very well. He gave us a rundown of the results and then talked with Brian Gentil about... Continue reading »
There was a lot to talk about with Marcus Howie, the Thames Valley RFU Rugby Development Officer, on Friday morning’s Rugby Report.
Brian Gentil and Marcus started with the Development Squad’s game against Counties-Manukau Under 85’s and then ran... Continue reading »
Senior Waihi College students Mahonri, India and Georgia, who are involved in the Waihi College Talent Quest tomorrow evening, called into the Gold FM studio for a chat with Brian Gentil.
The doors at the Waihi College Hall open at 6 pm tomorrow... Continue reading »
Chief Fire Officer Moe Stevens reported in on the five jobs the Waihi Fire & Rescue team attended over the last week.
First up last Monday, 19 august, at 8.15 pm it was off to a car crash. A ute had hit a bank on the Paeroa side of the... Continue reading »
Marcus Howie, the Thames Valley RFU Rugby Development Officer, had plenty of results to share, kicking off with the Thames Valley Development Team’s win against Auckland Under 85’s 30 – 6.
The Under 18’s played Northland in Whangarei, losing 31 –... Continue reading »
Brent Willoughby from the Waihi Association Football Club caught up with Brian Gentil with all the results from across the weekend.
The Waihi College First XI Boys won their game 8 – 0, while the Girls had a nil all draw.
The littlies had some... Continue reading »
Marcus Howie, the Thames Valley RFU Rugby Development Officer, started with explaining his extra job as Liaison Officer with Poverty Bay coming to play Thames Valley this Saturday with the Heartland Competition kicking off. The Swampfoxes take the... Continue reading »
Brent Willoughby from the Waihi Association Football Club caught up with Brian Gentil after taking a well earned holiday.
He started by covering the junior football games this Saturday, and the First XI boys and girls games for Waihi College. It’s... Continue reading »
Brian Gentil spoke with Peter Boland, Sensei of the Waihi Shotokan Karate Club, to find out more about karate and the club.
Women and men 35 years and over are welcome to join the club to learn karate techniques that promote and maintain... Continue reading »
Don't miss the deadline for getting your phone number listed.
The Waihi Lions Community Directory, the one with the big print, is a Waihi Lions initiative that covers Athenree, Bowentown, Waihi Beach and Waihi. Is your contact phone number... Continue reading »
Senior Community Constable Harley North updated the Police File this week. Police are concerned about the increase in local burglaries. Please keep your eyes and ears open and report suspicious activities to police immediately. A pedestrian who was... Continue reading »
Brian Gentil spoke to Waihi Chief Fire Officer Moe Stevens to find out what made the local siren call out his firefighters to four incidents.
The first was on Wednesday 14 August at 10 am, where Waihi Fire & Rescue was called to assist... Continue reading »
It was a busy week for Marcus Howie, the Thames Valley RFU Rugby Development Officer, culminating with the Thames Valley Secondary Schools Finals at Paeroa Domain on Saturday. Marcus ran through these results to kick his report off, with some very... Continue reading »
Steve Warren, President of Waihi Association Football Club, was sideline at Waihi College on Saturday morning to watch the First XI’s game and reported they had a good win.
He then talked with Brian Gentil about the Waihi Men’s game against... Continue reading »