Recurring Events

There are quite a few regular events happening in and around Waihi Beach. 

Waihi Beach Fresh Produce Market - From October until Easter
Every Sunday, Venue - Opposite the Waihi Beach Hotel on Wilson Rd.
9.00AM - 1PM

Katikati Plant & Produce Market 
Every Friday from 4pm to 6pm 
A&P showgrounds (look out for the flags) 

Saturday Night Skating
Waihi Events Centre, Rosemont Road, Waihi.
6 - 8pm and the cost is $5 (includes skates).
Come and enjoy a night of skating, with games and prizes. There's skate ramps and music too!

Karangahake Craft Market
Each Sunday from 11am to around 3pm

The Karangahake Craft Market is held in the main street of Paeroa. There's always a great variety of things on sale like fresh produce and crafts, and they have music and entertainment as well.

Waikino Market Day 
At Waikino Hall on the last Sunday of each month from 9am - 1pm.  There are a great variety of things on sale, like home baking, bric a brac, crafts, collectables, books and antiques and bargains galore. 

Waihi Market

Time: Every 3rd Saturday of the month, from 8.30am - 1pm

Location: Waihi Memorial Hall and in Seddon and Haszard Streets

Waihi's Memorial Hall and Seddon and Haszard streets will have a great variety of stalls selling their wares. It's an ideal time to pick up something a little different, for you or perhaps early for a birthday coming up.


The Nugget Multisports Festival

Sports event that takes place in and around the township of Waihi, Waihi beach and at the base Coromandel Peninsula. 

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Xterra Trail Challenge

The XTERRA Trail Challenge Waihi is a trail running/walking event in the historic Karangahake Gorge - breath-taking riverside trails alongside the natural gorge, historic railway tracks (complete with tunnels!) and all wrapped up in native bush makes for some of the best off road trails in the country! Different course options available from Kids dash to marathons. 

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