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Victoria Battery, Waikino

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Overview

Victoria Battery, Waikino

Address: Waikino, New Zealand

Description

Information boards tell you about its history (as a gold extraction battery site for Martha Mine at Waihi).
 
Once you’ve finished exploring, you can walk out to the lovely Owharoa Falls, just off Waituwhetu Road.
 
The battery is a short walk from Waikino Station café.
 
If you want to spend some dollars, catch the train to Waihi village, another of the Coromandel’s old gold mining towns.

Locations

State Highway 2, Waikino, Coromandel Peninsula.
The battery is a short walk from Waikino Station caf

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