Anyone can make application to join our Society. Applications are considered and approved by the executive committee. Once approved the applicant receives a membership  card with the entitlement to free admission and tramway rides during the current financial year. It is hoped that as a member you will take a keen interest in the Society’s affairs and make an effort to attend annual and/or special general meetings. Any help and participation to assist this unique attraction is always appreciated.

As a financial member you will receive our regular informative newsletters and be invited to  any Society social functions. To apply for membership please print and fill in the application form below:

Title:   Name:  
Home tel:   Work tel:  
Mobile tel:   Email:  
Interested in being a working member: Yes / No Or a supporting member: Yes / no
Have you any special skills / interests that can assist the Society?
Membership fees:
Adult $15 Junior (under 17 yrs) $5 Family $20 Life $200
I enclose the sum of:  

vbts logoPlease return to:
The Secretary
P.O.Box 173
WAIHI 3641
New Zealand

Or hand in with payment to our Museum ticket office. Thank you for your support.

We are open

Saturday, Sundays and Public Holidays from 10:00am to 3:00pm:

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How to find us

Visitor feedback

Come and enjoy some New Zealand history.


Awesome history.


Cool - thank you.


Fascinating insight.




Good ole days.


Just golden.


Keep up the good work – well done.






Really worth a look.


What I didn’t know about.


To be recommended.


Very educational.


Lots to learn – thanks.


Really friendly.


Don’t let history die.

Contact us

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+64 (0)21 080 88043 Victoria Battery Tramway & Museum Society Inc.
P.O. Box 173, Waihi, 3641, New Zealand