The Waihi mine is located in the Waihi township situated near the east coast of the North Island, within ninety minutes’ drive southeast of Auckland. The site consists of the Martha Open Pit and associated underground mines. The Correnso Underground mine is the current active operation at the site producing approximately 100,000 ounces of gold each year.

OceanaGold acquired the Waihi operation from Newmont Mining Corporation in October 2015.

Quick Facts
Mine Type Open Pit & Underground
Nominal Production 100 – 130 koz gold
Reserves 0.31 koz gold, 1.17koz silver
Measured & Indicated Resources 0.31 koz gold, 1.17koz silver
Estimated Mine Life 2018+

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