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Very talented Jess, Bax and Jazz are down at the information centre today busking. If your about town pop down for some awesome entertainment 🎤🎸🎷 The weather is looking great for our Kids Day Out event this Saturday 19 January at Brighton Reserve.

BYO picnic mat and beach umbrella to relax and enjoy the live entertainment, great food and delicious drinks, while the kids play on the bouncy castle, have their face painted, enjoy a kids yoga session and so much more!

Also don't miss our treasure hunt at 11:00am, a huge thank you to Waihi Beach Hardware and More FM who have provided lots of awesome prizes and giveaways.

See you all Saturday!!!!! Join the Wilson Road Village Group and Waihi Beach Events and Promotions to celebrate Christmas here at beautiful Waihi Beach with the Christmas in the Village event on Friday 21 December.

The event commences from 5.00pm - 7.00pm and is being held in the Waihi Beach Village, Wilson Road.

A family-friendly street party, live music, Christmas carols, face painting, candy floss, Santa and Santa's grotto, a letter to Santa mailbox, animals, a vintage fire truck, late night shopping, and so much more...

We will have a variety of fab food and drink, including sushi, donuts, pizza, indian, great coffee and even a classic Kiwi BBQ with all funds made going to Childs Cancer.

Important Note's***

Wilson Road will be closed to vehicles from 3.00pm - 8.00pm with diversions in place through Citrus Ave and Dillon Street/ Snell Crescent.

Also, please be aware that a drone will be capturing Santas arrival around 5:15pm on Friday 21 December. If you haven't already got your Discover the History of Waihi Beach, Bowentown and Athenree book, they are now available for purchase for $20.00 from the Waihi Beach Information Centre.

 This book is an interesting read, holiday home essential or a last minute Christmas gift. The 2019 Antiques and Collectables & Retro Fair is coming to the Waihi Beach Community Centre on Tuesday 1 January from 9.00am - 5.00pm and Wednesday 2 January from 9.00am - 4.00pm.

The fair is $4 entry and is can only, all proceeds go back to the Waihi Beach Community Centre ❤️ An interesting read, holiday home essential or a last minute Christmas gift, the Discover the History of Waihi Beach, Bowentown and Athenree book is now available for purchase for $20.00 from the Waihi Beach Information Centre. The 2019 Waihi Art Club Summer Exhibition is coming to the Waihi Beach Community Hall from 9.00am - 4.00pm Friday 4 - Sunday 6 January. 

The Exhibition will have Art-Works of various mediums, Oils, Acrylics, Pastels and Water-Colours.

Some of the artists will be painting on the day and all art will be for sale. So come on down and join Waihi Beach's creatives, there will be Art-Work to suit everybody’s taste.

Gold Coin donation appreciated. The Katikati Avocado Food and Wine Festival is on this coming Saturday 12 January from 11am - 6pm at the Uretara Domain in Katikati.

Kick off your shoes and dance the day away to an amazing line up of live music including headline act, THE BEAT GIRLS, Late 80's Mercedes and local favorite Sarah Spicer. 

​There will be cooking demonstrations with on of the Bay of Plenty's most experienced and widely travelled chefs, Shane Yardley. There will also be plenty for the kids including bouncy castles, puppets, free face paining and more in the FREE Kidz Zone.

Children's food preferences will be met, too, by local stalls with drinks and treats to match.

For more information or to purchase tickets to this event, visit the Facebook listing at: https://www.facebook.com/events/707891942898951/?ti=icl Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to you all 🎅 The 2019 Kids Day Out is coming to Brighton Park Reserve, Waihi Beach on Saturday 19 January.

Bought to you by LJ Hooker and Waihi Beach Events and Promotions, join us for fun in the sun from 10am - 2pm.

This year we will have a huge bouncy castle and slide, kids yoga class (see event listing for schedule), craft workshop, wet and messy play, little tikes race track, treasure hunt, food and coffee for the parents :)

This event is for kids of all ages and their families and is free entry.

BYO picnic blanket and beach umbrella. The weather is looking great for our Kids Day Out event this Saturday 19 January at Brighton Reserve.

BYO picnic mat and beach umbrella to relax and enjoy the live entertainment, great food and delicious drinks, while kids play on the bouncy castle, have their face painted, enjoy a kids yoga session and so much more!

Also don't miss our treasure hunt at 11:00am, a huge thank you to Waihi Beach Hardware and More FM who have provided lots of awesome prizes and giveaways.

See you all Saturday!!!!! Get a team together and head down to Brighton Reserve on Sunday 27 January for the BEACH 3X3 BASKETBALL tournament. 

This event is open to all and divisions will be determined by who registers.

Registration is $20 and to register your team contact Dave Mac on 027 457 9980 or dmacc@xtra.co.nz. The Original Gypsy Fair is coming to Bowentown Park on Seaforth Road from Thursday 27 - Sunday 30 December. Get the family and friends together and come along to this unique fair. See the poster below for more information. Are your kids keen Tennis players and are you running out of holiday activities for the kids? 

We have just the thing for you, the Waihi Beach Tennis Club is running a summer holiday tennis coaching program, run with Club Coach Shannon Paki.

Bookings are essential so please see the poster attached for Shannon's contact details, dates, times and pricing of the sessions. Looking for a Yoga fix while on holiday at beautiful Waihi Beach? The Waihi Beach Yoga Collective have got you sorted, with daily classes until 3 Feb. Check out their timetable below... The incredible Extravaganza Fair is rolling into Waihi Beach Monday 31 December  - Wednesday 2 January.

Don't miss this amazing travelling fair, running from 9.00am - 5.00pm at the Waihi Beach Community Reserve.

The Extravaganza Fair is a family affair, it is a free entry and a fun day out with something for everyone. Theres nothing that say's summer like a Tennis Tournament. If you are a avid tennis player, just play for fun and fitness or just enjoy to watch from the sideline then come along to Waihi Beach Tennis Club's Tournaments this summer.

For more information or to register for any of the event dates on the poster attached, please visit www.waihibeachtennisclub.co.nz After such a successful fundraiser for Cystic Fibrosis last year, Waihi Beach climbs Mount Everest again for the 2019 Trig Challenge.

In 2019, fundraising and all proceeds made are going directly to the Mental Health Foundation of NZ to assist in providing individuals, workplaces, schools and communities with the tools they need to build positive mental health and wellbeing.

Here in beautiful Waihi Beach we have some fantastic walks, this event includes walking/ climbing the "Trig" 48 times over 60 days, equivalent to climbing Mt Everest. Walks/ climbs must be completed between 20th February - 20th March.

Registrations are now OPEN and will close 11 Feb.

To sign up to walk Mount Everest there are a few simple steps:

1: Email your name, phone number, t-shirt size and gender to our email address: trigchallenge@outlook.com

T-shirt’s will be limited so get in quick to ensure you don't miss out. Female T-shirts are sizes 8-18 and Males are sizes S - 5XL. Unfortunately there will be no children's t-shirts this year. your welcome to register your children up and request the smallest t-shirt. This will require a full registration fee.

2: Deposit your sign up fee of $25 to our fundraiser page:
https://events.mentalhealth.org.nz/fundraisers/TrigChallenge 

3: Spread the word and get your sponsors to support you!

Emma Overdevest Sara Harris-Ellis