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Congratulations to all the winners from the Awards on Saturday night. Special mention to Waihi Beach winners; Ayla Morton, Waihi Beach RSA, A Friends Place and Honey Vets. Well done guys! Other then decorating the christmas tree and hanging the stockings, there isn't much else that brings the joy of Christmas to life, then the annual Waihi Christmas Parade and Market Day.

The Market Day festivities commence from 9.30am and the Christmas Parade from 1pm on Saturday 8 December on Seddon Street, Waihi. 

So gather the troops and make a day of it πŸŽ†πŸŽ„πŸŽπŸŽ…πŸ€Ά 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. Storms aplenty around here lately...
#Repost @theboyhale #waihibeach #bowentown #matakanaisland #lightningstrike #storm #wildweather 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. Athenree turn-off stall (fresh fruit, veges and eggs): located in the gravel area on the corner of Athenree and Steel Roads (by Little Miss J’s Coffee Trailer)- All proceeds go to the SPCA. What else would you want on a Sunday morning here at the beach, other then freshly ground coffee, newly baked pastries, delicious smoothies and fresh produce and gifts to take home and share with your loved ones.

Waihi Beach Sunday Markets has it all for you, so come on down to 55 Wilson Road (opposite the Waihi Beach Hotel) on Sundays over the summer months. There are worse ways to start the day/week than a walk up the Waihi Beach Trig Trail #waihibeach #trigwalk #itsabouttime #tuhua #mayorisland Attention parents of pre-schoolers, come on down to Waihi Beach Library for an interactive story time tomorrow Tuesday 13 November from 10am and ongoing every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month during school terms. Ready, get set : Awards Night! #katikatiwaihibeachcommunityawards #celebration #vintagehollywood #soiree #redcarpet #katchkatikati The Waihi Beach Yoga Collective December calendar is out. All sessions are held at the Waihi Beach Hotel, for more information please see the poster below :) Sometimes we get a bit fancy here at The Beach ... #redcarpetevent #waihibeach #itsabouttime #katikatiwaihibeachcommunityawards #katchkatiti Kick off the festive season with the family at the Katikati Christmas Parade and Santa in the Park on Saturday 2 December from 3pm. Bought to you by The Lions Club of Katikati, the event has something for everyone. Attention parents of pre-schoolers, come on down to Waihi Beach Library for an interactive story time tomorrow Tuesday 27 November from 10am and ongoing every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month during school terms. Soul Song Community Group Singing is coming to Rabbit Moon this December. 

It is said that signing in a group environment reduces stress, improves mental alertness and gives you a confidence boost. All essential things for the silly season.

Sessions will be run by Amelia Vitasovich on Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 December. For more details about session times and how to register please refer to the flyer attached or visit the Rabbit Moon Facebook event. The Waihi A & P show is on tomorrow from 9.30am!

Tomorrow is looking to be a beautiful day in Waihi, so block up the kids and get down to the Waihi A & P Showgrounds for loads of entertainment.

Highlights include, horse events for all levels and abilities, an Alpaca display, kid goat and pet lambs sections, pony and donkey rides, food and refreshments, stalls, a magician and a $200 lucky gate draw at 2.30 pm.

Entry’s just $12 for the family or $5 for adults and $2 for children, under 5’s are free, and $2 gets you a carpark next door.