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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:







HISTORIC SHORTLAND WALK
An evening with Gilbert & Sullivan
HERITAGE DAY MUSIC
Gold Prospecting
TEA TIME at THE MUSEUM
THE TREASURY TALKS
Gemboree Gem Rock & Mineral Show
St. Georges' Choral "Messiah"
St. Georges Church Concert with Antony Peebles
Photo Exhibition at Bella Street Pumphouse
THAMES SCHOOL OF MINES EVENING PRESENTATIONS
THE KAUAERANGA KAURI WALK
Proclamation of Thames Goldfields 1867
Historic Shortland Walk
Lunchtime Concert at St. Georges
Thames Goldrush Market
SMALL GAUGE RAILWAY at Grahamstown
DRIVE THE HISTORIC KOPU BRIDGE
BELLA STREET PUMPHOUSE
DECORATED BICYCLE COMPETITION







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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