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.