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Thames Heritage Festival 2017


Thames has a rich and proud history in the early development of New Zealand, and the Thames Heritage Festival is a celebration of our extraordinary past. In 2017 we will also be celebrating the 150th Anniversary of the Goldfields in Thames.

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See the 1News story on the Goldfields 150th Anniversary


2017 events include:







THAMES SCHOOL OF MINES
THE TREASURY TALKS
DRIVE THE HISTORIC KOPU BRIDGE
FASHION IN VICTORIA PARK
THAMES SCHOOL OF MINES EVENING PRESENTATIONS
Miners' Dinner at Bella Street Pumphouse
Old Time Music Hall
Picnic and Praise in the Park
Steampunk Carnival
Thames Library Heritage Quiz
GOLD PROSPECTING
Proclamation of Thames Goldfields 1867
An Evening with Gilbert & Sullivan - 7.30pm
A Special Service to mark 150 Years
Lotsa's Funtastic Steampunk Strut
The Treasury Talks
FIND YOUR FAMILY - AT THE TREASURY
HISTORIC SHORTLAND WALKS
Celebrating Marriage 150 Years Ago
BELLA STREET PUMPHOUSE







Plus many more.

Click here for full programme of the Heritage Festival.

Click here for a full programme of the 150th Anniversary of Thames Goldfields

 

 

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