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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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High Pressure Clings on

Posted 4 February 2019 by Gold FM in Weather

MetService are forecasting that a ridge of high pressure clings on to bring fine and settled conditions to most parts of the country as we begin this week.A heavy rain warning has been issued for Fiordland from Monday evening into Tuesday...
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Drivers urged to be aware of summer ice

Posted 1 February 2019 by NZTA - Andrew Knackstedt in Media Release and Road info

The NZ Transport Agency is urging drivers in Waikato and Bay of Plenty to be aware over the next week of potentially hazardous ‘summer ice’ on the region’s roads. “There is some rain forecast across the region, and after an extended run of very hot...
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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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