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More on the Waihi region
The people of Waihi Beach have been linked with those in Waihi since the early days of our town. Find out about local events, businesses and news from the beach.
Hauraki District Council
Our local district council.
History of electricity in Waihi
Electricity and how it came to Waihi (by a gold mining company).
Waihi Borough Council Diamond Jubilee Booklet 1902-1962
50 years of Waihi history (more suitable for secondary students)
Online Encyclopedia and Archives
Gold and Other Minerals
Newmont Waihi Gold
Find about more about current gold mining operations in Waihi.
The New Zealand Minerals Industry Association
Minerals and mining and a wide range of educational resources.
Timeline for gold discovery in New Zealand
From the 1852 discovery of gold in the Coromandel.