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Home grown bananas at Waihi Beach

Posted by Greg Whyte on 21 May 2015

We have lived here for 10 years or more and have had banana trees from early days but they never amounted to anything and stayed green in colour. Not now we have our own bananas...

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Home grown bananas at Waihi Beach

Posted by Greg Whyte on 21 May 2015

We have lived here for 10 years or more and have had banana trees from early days but...

Venison stew

Posted by Greg Whyte, Kathy Paterson on 21 May 2015

On Saturday night I cooked a venison stew for the first time. In going through the freezer I had come across a pack that said venison steak and thought it would go well in a stew...

Category: Recipes

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Venison stew

Posted by Greg Whyte, Kathy Paterson on 21 May 2015

On Saturday night I cooked a venison stew for the first time. In going through the...

Gold Discovery Centre wins National Service IQ award

Posted by Greg Whyte on 21 May 2015

Recently we advised that the Gold Discovery centre in Waihi was amongst the 22 finalists for the national Service IQ awards for Best Museum visitor experience.

Category: Local Activities

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Gold Discovery Centre wins National Service IQ award

Posted by Greg Whyte on 21 May 2015

Recently we advised that the Gold Discovery centre in Waihi was amongst the 22 finalists...

Certificate of Excellence from guests and Trip Advisor for 2015

Posted by Greg Whyte on 21 May 2015

Guests who stayed at Waihi Beach Lodge in the 2014/2015 season have had their say on Trip Advisor and judged the stay as of Excellent quality. The achievement signals that our guests feel we have...

Category: Tit Bits from the Lodge

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Certificate of Excellence from guests and Trip Advisor for 2015

Posted by Greg Whyte on 21 May 2015

Guests who stayed at Waihi Beach Lodge in the 2014/2015 season have had their say on Trip...

Austrian Honeymooners at Waihi Beach Lodge

Posted by Greg Whyte on 30 April 2015

After nearly a year in planning Austrian honeymooners comenced their New Zealand stay at Waihi Beach. Their original plan was to get married on Waihi Beach and then start their honeymoon by tripping...

Category: Honeymoons

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Austrian Honeymooners at Waihi Beach Lodge

Posted by Greg Whyte on 30 April 2015

After nearly a year in planning Austrian honeymooners comenced their New Zealand stay at...

The Nugget - Waihi & Waihi Beach

Posted by Greg Whyte on 25 April 2015

A report in the New Zealand Herald today on the coming multisport event to be held in Waihi and Waihi Beach on May 9th.

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The Nugget - Waihi & Waihi Beach

Posted by Greg Whyte on 25 April 2015

A report in the New Zealand Herald today on the coming multisport event to be held in...

Waihi connection with Arras - World War 1 tunnellers

Posted by Greg Whyte on 23 April 2015

The Waihi connection with the northern french town of Arras was commemorated yesterday to honour a special company that endured some of the most hellish and cramped conditions of the war. the...

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Waihi connection with Arras - World War 1 tunnellers

Posted by Greg Whyte on 23 April 2015

The Waihi connection with the northern french town of Arras was commemorated yesterday to...

Gold Discovery Centre - finalist in Service IQ awards

Posted by Greg Whyte on 21 April 2015

Six months after officially opening, the Waihi Gold Discovery Centre continues to gain a reputation for high quality and exceptional service, having now been named a finalist in the ServiceIQ Museum...

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Gold Discovery Centre - finalist in Service IQ awards

Posted by Greg Whyte on 21 April 2015

Six months after officially opening, the Waihi Gold Discovery Centre continues to gain a...

Customer feedback

Posted by Greg Whyte on 20 April 2015

Customer feedback is vital to the success of a business as It tells you very quickly where you are at - this came in yesterday evening from a customer we had over the weekend. Andrew had been in new...

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Customer feedback

Posted by Greg Whyte on 20 April 2015

Customer feedback is vital to the success of a business as It tells you very quickly...

The Nugget Multi Sport event Waihi and Waihi Beach 2015

Posted by Greg Whyte on 31 March 2015

Follow this link to an article on the Nugget from the NZ Herald recently.The nugget is only a month or so away on May 9th and the various activities take place from Waihi Beach to and including The...

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The Nugget Multi Sport event Waihi and Waihi Beach 2015

Posted by Greg Whyte on 31 March 2015

Follow this link to an article on the Nugget from the NZ Herald recently.The nugget is...