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Movie – Niagara's Gold
Movie – Niagara's Gold

Sun, 15 Oct


Whangārei Art Museum

Movie – Niagara's Gold

Documentary of the greatest gold salvage in history.


15 Oct 2023, 1:30 pm

Whangārei Art Museum, 91 Dent Street, Town Basin, Whangārei 0110, New Zealand


In June 1940 the RMS Niagara, which was carrying eight tons of gold, hit a German mine and sank in deep water off the coast of New Zealand. In the months that followed John Protheroe Williams was put in charge of a salvage mission.

Running time 47 minutes

The film will be introduced by Barbara O'Sullivan and there will be Q&A session afterwards.

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