Events 2011

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But Wait There's More ... Go Waihi Christmas Parade Photos   posted 08/02/2012

Here are more Go Waihi Christmas Parade photos. Kit Wilson was the man behind the lens on the day. Thanks Kit!...

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Rena Debris Washes Ashore At Waihi Beach   posted 09/01/2012

Our intrepid young announcer Kaishala Manning headed out to Waihi Beach this morning to get some pictures of the debris coming ashore....

Off Road Couch Productions' photos of Waihi Beach Rena debris clean up.   posted 09/01/2012

Jeff Cochrane from off Road Couch Productions sent us these photos of the clean up at Waihi Beach today. Thanks Jeff!...

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Merry Christmas With The Go Waihi Christmas Parade   posted 12/12/2011

Here they are. Photographer Ian Laurie was a busy man last Saturday catching the mood at the Christmas Parade. There are some awesome shots here so take a look. If you were there, whether you were in a float or in the crowd, you......

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Christmas Lights In Waihi   posted 10/12/2011

The Hauraki District Council Waihi Ward Councillors have added a festive glow to town with Christmas lights this year. We've been downtown looking and taking photos again....

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Battle Of The Bulls   posted 06/12/2011

8 seconds might not seem like a long time … But when you’re sitting on top of a bucking bull, it must feel like a lifetime. The bull riders were holding on for dear life last Saturday for the Battle of the Bulls at......

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Gold FM Native Gecko Display with The New Zealand Herpetological Society   posted 01/11/2011

Gold FM held their annual Native Lizard Display with the New Zealand Herpetological Society on the 14th of October as part of the Go Waihi Goldfest celebrations. There was a sprinkling of showers throughout the day this year, so the weather didn't behave as......

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Go Waihi Trolley Derby With The Waihi Lions 2011 - photos Ian Purden   posted 13/10/2011

Designed, built, tested and 'Ready To Race' - Trolleys of every size and shape. Pit crews prepare the trolleys and final adjustments are made. As drivers secure their helmets, trolleys make their way to the starting line ... View Ian Purden's photos to reveal even......

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Go Waihi Trolley Derby 2011 With The Waihi Lions - photos Ian Laurie   posted 11/10/2011

It started out quietly, then the musicians began entertaining and stalls started selling their wares. When the trolleys started to arrive the weather behaved and the trolleys lined up at the top of Haszard Street to have a go at conquering the Haszard Street......

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Waihi Girl Guides Hollywood Ball   posted 05/10/2011

The red carpet was laid out. The stars and tinsel were hung. The frocks were delicious and a great time was had by local Waihi tweens and teens.Don't they look gorgeous. Eat your heart out Hollywood!...

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Waihi's Got Talent - Finals   posted 05/09/2011

What a great night at the Waihi Beach Memorial RSA. Waihi students ROCK!!!... and here are the great photos by Waihi photographer Asse Bosch to prove it. We're looking forward to next year already....

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Waihi's Got Talent Juniors - Heat 1   posted 26/08/2011

Take a look at these awesome photos of the juniors performing at the first heat of Waihi's Got Talent at the Waihi Beach Memorial RSA last Friday evening. It was a big challenge for the contestants and they all shone on the night. They......

Waihi Lifeguard Service Polar Plunge 2011   posted 07/08/2011

These brave brass monkeys have to be congratulated for supporting the Waihi Beach Lifeguard Service....

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Waihi College Ball 2011 - Box Set - Mike Hill - Photgrapher   posted 03/08/2011

Mike Hill Photography put a whole new slant on the saying ' you'll get a box around your ears'. Good one Mike!  www.mikehillphotography.co.nz[mailto:www.mikehillphotography.co.nz]...

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Op Shop Ball 2011   posted 11/07/2011

Were you at the Op Shop Ball? Take a look through our pics and see if you can find yourself. Thanks to Ian Purden photographer for the shots. Contact Ian on 021 532 308, check him out on the web ianpurdenphotography.co.nz or email......

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Matariki Waihi Hikoi   posted 01/07/2011

Were you there? What an awesome event for the children of Waihi to participate in. Have a look and see if you can find yourself in the crowd. Thanks go to Annie Sims at Waihi Central School for her great photographs....

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Matariki Waihi Community Marae Celebrations   posted 28/06/2011

The combined schools Matariki celebration was enjoyed by an enthusiastic crowd of Waihi locals and proud parents. Take a look at the great pics taken by Annie Sims from Waihi Central School. Thanks for the photos Annie....

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Matariki Waihi at Anzac Bay   posted 03/06/2011

Larn Wilkinson gave a presentation to nearly one hundred people who turned out to view the early morning rising of the Matariki constellation. Jess Hardley supplied the awesome photos. Thanks Jess....

More Gold FM Drag Race 2011 Photos   posted 27/05/2011

From Drain Layers to Divas, from Farmers to Movie Stars, from Gold Miners to ...?...

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Beach Hop 2011 - Waihi's Warm Up Party   posted 10/05/2011

Check out these photos from the 2011 Beach Hop Warm Up Party held in Waihi on the 23rd of March, 2011. If you'd like a high resolution copy get in touch and we'll pass your contact details on to photographer Ian Laurie....

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Gold FM Drag Race 2011   posted 10/05/2011

Here they are - the Gold FM Drag Racing Lovelies in all their glory, as seen through the lens of Ian Laurie. If you'd like high resolution photos get in touch...

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St Patrick's Day 2011   posted 13/04/2011

Kaishala gets into the spirit of St Patrick's Day....