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Meet Your Com­mu­nity a suc­cess

- Waihi Beach · Waihi

Waihi Beach’s Meet YourCom­mu­nity event on Sun­day, Novem­ber15was a pos­i­tive, suc­cess­ful event for the lo­cal area.

Over 40non-profit, vol­un­teer or­gan­i­sa­tion­swere rep­re­sented at the Waihi BeachCom­mu­ni­tyCen­tre pro­vid­ing in­for­ma­tion tonewand ex­ist­ing beach res­i­dents about what they do and­howthey can get in­volved in the com­mu­nity.

Lo­cal ser­vices— Mayor View Fire Brigade, Waihi Beach Surf Life Sav­ing Club, LandSARand RedCross were also on site with their ve­hi­cles and equip­ment, giv­ing vis­i­tors the op­por­tu­nity to ex­plore and find out more. The event also of­fered the chance for some­or­gan­i­sa­tions to touch base with each other and keep upto date with their ser­vices.

“This event is great for our lo­cal area,” says event co-or­di­na­tor Nicky Austin from Waihi Beach Events and Pro­mo­tions. “It brings peo­ple to­gether and re­minds us of the won­der­ful peo­ple and or­gan­i­sa­tions that sup­port and­makeour com­mu­nity so unique.”

 ??  ?? There was a steady flow of peo­ple at Waihi Beach Meet Your Com­mu­nity event.
There was a steady flow of peo­ple at Waihi Beach Meet Your Com­mu­nity event.

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