Gold and silver
We rely on gold and silver every day – you are using them right now as you read this on your computer screen. Gold bars and coins Gold bars and coins are the popular image of this precious metal, but it has many…

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To find out more about mining in Waihi – come and see us in person.

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Education group mine tours
Waihi Gold Education Centre and mine tours for educational groups. Waihi Gold’s Education Experience, established in 2000, caters for around 6000 students a year. The facility provides a curriculum-linked activity circuit and educational programme…

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Resources for schools
Online student education resource pages Pages marked with the apple symbol ( Education resource page ) in the menu have been created specially as a resource for students.

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Living Next to an Open Cast Mine - Waihi Central School