Waihi Police are encouraging residents to be mindful of security following a burglary on Thursday night.
About 9 pm Police received a report of a man entering a residential property as the occupants slept.
When they woke, the man fled through an... Continue reading »
There's plenty of rugby on across the weekend and Edmond Leahy, CEO of the ThamesValley Rugby Football Union caught up with Brian Gentil this morning to preview all the games.
The Swampfoxes are in Gisborne and a win will see them keep in... Continue reading »
The long awaited decision that Whitianga’s rescue helicopter service is safe and will remain is very welcome news.
“I’m pleased that our collective community voice has been heard” said Coromandel MP Scott Simpson.“The Coromandel rescue helicopter... Continue reading »
Community Constable Harley North updated the Gold FM Police File this week.
Wednesday 19 September Police received a report that a child was approached at Stafford Street by a male driving a red coloured ute. The police investigation later revealed... Continue reading »
Exciting news food lovers! The Waihi Vegetarian Festival is back for 2018.
The Waihi Academy on Landlyst Road is a fabulous venue for the array of delicious food stalls to set up in the grounds and tempt your tastebuds.
Stay tuned to Gold FM and... Continue reading »
The traction of misinformation and mistruths bandied about on social media had sad consequences for a man who stopped to offer a Waihi child he knew walking to school in the rain a ride last week.
His kind gesture turned into something sinister when... Continue reading »
The Paeroa Promotions Trust is discontinuing the Battle of the Streets racing event saying rising costs and decreasing spectator numbers have brought about this decision.
Paeroa Promotions Trust President Jo Tilsley said, “While the Trust is... Continue reading »
OceanaGold's Senior Community Advisor Kit Wilson called in to chat with Brian Gentil about operations and happenings.
Brian asked about loud noises with machinery working which seemed to be coming from the Martha pit last Sunday. Kit said... Continue reading »
Brian Gentil spoke to Allan Sole about the Waihi Beach Community Board and the process followed by Western Bay of Plenty District Council in regard to representation.
Allan said well over 500 submissions were received and he and Brian discussed the... Continue reading »
It was like a ray of sunshine had engulfed our studio when these gorgeous girls came for a visit this morning. Nyah Frew and Emily Croker sparkled with enthusiasm for the Waihi College Talent Quest that is happening at Waihi College tomorrow,... Continue reading »
Premier Beehive NZ is recalling a specific batch of its Beehive brand Original sausages as the product may contain foreign matter (metal).
Name of product (size) - Beehive brand Original sausages (1kg)
Batch marking 234234
Date marking Use by... Continue reading »
Thames Valley RFU CEO Edmond Leahy shared the results of the rep games over the weekend.The Thames Valley Development team played the curtain raiser to the Swamp Foxes game at Boyd Park in Te Aroha, and Edmond and Brian ran through the Premiership... Continue reading »
A slow-moving low-pressure system east of the South Island is forecast to deepen today, directing a cold and moist southeast flow over the South Island. The cold air is forecast to spread over the North Island tomorrow, according to the MetService. ... Continue reading »
Grey Power Waihi is hosting Howard Vickeridge of Dementia Waikato at a public meeting this Friday at the Waihi Baptist Church on the corner of Kenny Street.
Dementia is one of New Zealand’s most significant and growing healthcare challenges. Almost... Continue reading »
It's a year to the day since Jacinda Adern became Prime Minister of New Zealand. Today she addressed the 9th Annual Social Good Summit in New York City as the keynote speaker. Press Secretary Jule Jacobson sent through her speech.
Kia ora koto... Continue reading »
The Great Kererū Count takes flight today with everyone in New Zealand being invited to be citizen scientists for the next 10 days and count kererū. The aim is to build up a comprehensive picture of where our native pigeon is – and isn’t – found.... Continue reading »
Thames Valley RFU CEO Edmond Leahy caught up with Brian Gentil this morning with another Gold FM Rugby Report thanks to Harcourts Gold Star Real Estate in Thames, Paeroa, Waihi and Waihi Beach to preview all the rugby on across the weekend.
There... Continue reading »
It’s time to get your dream team together, build your speed machine and experience the thrill of the Haszard Street Hill for the Go Waihi Trolley Derby during GoldFest on Saturday, October 06.
Enjoy the Market Day, Model Boat Display, Recycled Fun... Continue reading »
Waihi Budgeting Service is running a free 8-week course for all ages and personal incomes.
The course will provide you with the knowledge to manage within your income.
Choose from two different times to fit with your commitments.
Night Session... Continue reading »
Thames Coromandel District Councillor and member of the Waikato District Health Board Sally Christie spoke to Brian Gentil about what's been happening in her district.
Sally discussed the Thames Hospital 150th celebration coming up in the... Continue reading »