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News: Stories from January 2014

Waihi Gold Discovery Centre Gets Green Light

Published over 4 years ago by Mark in Preliminary Work

Press Release 31 May 2013 ‘Waihi – New Zealand’s Heart of Gold’ has both a rich history and modern-day connection with gold mining and is the perfect location for the Gold Discovery Centre. Waihi’s strategic location, within two hours’ drive of the country’s largest international airport, fastest growing city and about 50% of New Zealand’s population, enables the project to maximise opportunities...
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Waihi Gold Discovery Centre - Background

Published over 4 years ago by Mark in Background

A $2.6 million gold discovery centre is being built in Waihi to attract additional visitors and become a hub for visitor activity for the Southern Coromandel region.   Who The project is being driven by the Vision Waihi Trust, a group formed to ensure the area sees long term benefits from the opportunities provided by gold mining.The project also has the support of Hauraki District Council,...
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