Bob Kerr: Gold Strike

Gold Strike is an visual reconstruction of the 1912 Strike in the mining town of Waihi - The people, places and the locations of this vivid, violent and ultimately tragic event.

  • Opening Date: Wednesday, 3 July 2013
  • Closing Date: Sunday, 21 July 2013
  • Opening Time: Tues to Fri 11-6pm, Sat 11-4pm

Bob Kerr & Mark Derby  FLOORTALK  Thursday 4 July, 2pm

This exhibition is supported by an excellent publication: Waiheathens

written by Mark Derby and illustrated with paintings by Bob Kerr.

Bob Kerr is a Wellington painter and author with an interest in New Zealand's history and landscape. His paintings are held in private collections in New Zealand and overseas.

Perhaps his best known work is on the cover of Michael King's Penguin History of New Zealand.



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