Community Diary



Wednesday 03 July 2019
  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. 443 5894.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Bronze Chamionship pairs. Be seated 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. 

  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm, St Ninian’s Church, Kane Rd, Hawea Flat.

  • Pre-school Storytime. 10.00 - 11.00am, Wanaka Library. 3-5years. Come and enjoy some stories followed by a craft activity. All welcome. Free.

  • Reading to Dogs. Wanaka Library. 3.30 - 5.00pm. Bring in your child to read a book to our visiting therapy dogs. Helps children improve literacy, self-confidence and self-esteem and increase awareness of appropriate behaviour with dogs. Sponsored by SPCA and St John.

  • Mainly Music Hawea Flat. Music, movement & fun for children 0-4 and their caregivers. St Ninian’s Church, Kane Rd, 9.30 - 11.00am. $4/family, includes morning tea.

  • Wanaka Lighthouse Church. 6.15pm, 28 Reece Cres. (Behind Guthrie Bowron and up the stairs). Join with us for a shared meal. Casual, fun, cafe style environment. All are welcome. 020 4621 000.

  • Wanaka Food & Produce Market. 12 noon - 3.00pm, Wanaka Recreation Centre, Sir Tim Wallis Dr. A great selection of fruit and vegetables along with gourmet products, hot and cold food.

  • Volunteer for habitat restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 1.00 - 4.00pm. All welcome! Queries: info@tekakano.org.nz or Andrew 021 342 187.

  • St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. 10.00am, mid-week Communion service with discussion. All welcome.



Thursday 04 July 2019
  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. 443 5894.

  • Embroidery Group night stitching. 7.00pm, Arts Centre.

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9.00am - 12.30pm. From new born - 5yr olds and parents. Messy play, sandpit, slide and climbing tree, op shop and more. See FB for info. 

  • Wanaka Men's Social Tennis. 3.00 - 5.30pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.
  • Women's Futsal. 6.00 - 7.00pm, MAC High School indoor courts. $40/person for courts for 9 weeks. Facebook: Women's Futsal to get in touch or text 021 081 03 809. Spread the word, all welcome!

  • Wanaknit. Wanaka’s community knitting group. 5.30pm, Alchemy, 151 Ardmore St. Bring your knitting or crochet project. All welcome. 

  • Men's 9 Hole Golf. Cards in by 9.45am please. New members and visitors welcome.

  • Rehearsal Handel's Messiah 6.00-7.00pm St Andrew's Presbyterian Church Tenby St.

  • Ladies 9 hole golf. Discs in by 10.00am please. New members and visitors welcome.



Friday 05 July 2019
  • Wanaka Bowling Club Progressive Tournament. Names in by 1.00pm, start 1.15pm. Visitors welcome.

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. 443 5894.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Friday Handicap Bridge. Play starts 1.00pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome.

  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm, Plunket Rooms,  51 Ardmore St. All welcome.
  • JP Services at Community Networks. 10.30 - 11.30am. To book phone 03 443 7799.

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 10.00am - 12.30pm. Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.
  • Toy Libray / 3 Reese Cres / Friday and Saturday 9:30am-11:30am, Tuesday 7:30pm-8:30pm.

  • Meditation, 12.00pm St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. All welcome. Contact – Damon Plimmer ucang@calledsouth.org.nz.



Saturday 06 July 2019
  • The Salvation Army Family Store. Open 9.30am - 4.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 4.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers needed. Ph 443 4142.

  • Aspiring Quilters. 10.00am - 4.00pm, Bridge Club rooms, 9 Cliff Wilson Dr. Visitors and newcomers welcome. Ph. Marg 443 7454 or Isobel 443 6101 for more info.

  • Wanaka Parkrun. 9.00am, Wanaka Station Park. A free, weekly, timed 5km run. All abilities welcome! Coffee at Edgewater after the event. Register www.parkrun.co.nz/wanaka. Contact Jane/Adam 021 1515 895 or wanaka@parkrun.com

  • Toy Libray / 3 Reese Cres / Friday and Saturday 9:30am-11:30am, Tuesday 7:30pm-8:30pm.



Sunday 07 July 2019
  • Holy Family Catholic Church. 152 Aubrey Rd. Holy Mass 9.00am. Shared morning tea to follow. All welcome. See notice at church for week day Mass times.

  • Wanaka New Life Church. 10.00am, 50 Reece Cres. Multi-generational meeting, great worship and kids' programme. Visitors welcome. 027 2927 770, newlife.co.nz

  • St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. Holy Communion, 9.30am. All welcome.



Monday 08 July 2019
  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm, Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St.

  • Wanaka Walkers. 9.30am meet on lakefront, McDougall St. Bring appropriate clothing and lunch. wanakawalkerblogsite.co.nz for details.

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. 443 5894.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Pembroke Pairs. Be seated 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome.

  • Meditation. 5.00pm, St Columba's Anglican Church, cnr Upton and McDougall Sts. All welcome

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 10.00am - 12.30pm. Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.
  • Smallbore Rifle Club, Lake Wanaka Centre 6.30pm.



Tuesday 09 July 2019
  • Say Go - Falls prevention exercises for over 65s. 2.00 - 3.00pm, Otago Age Concern. St John Rooms, Link Rd. $2. All welcome. Enquiries Judy 443 4121.

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 10.00am - 3.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. 443 5894.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club - social bridge session. Bring lunch and be seated by 10.50am. All welcome.

  • Breastfeeding Support. 10.00am - 12.00pm, 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month. Wanaka Plunket Rooms. Peer Supporters Lactation consultant 022 385 0913 or 0800 560 650. FB Wanaka Well.

  • Yoga in the Community for good health and calmness. 9.30am, St John Room. Contact Carmen 022 3265 019 / learn more at abundant.earth

  • JP Services at Community Networks. 1.00 - 2.00pm. To book phone 03 443 7799.

  • BNI Wanaka. Business referral networking group meeting weekly for breakfast 7.00 - 8.30am, Monkey Farm. For info or to join a meeting, Randal 021 973 043.

  • Mainly Music: Music, movement & fun for children 0-4yrs and their caregivers. 9.30 - 11.00am. St Andrew Presbyterian Church Community Centre, 91 Tenby St. $4/family.

  • JP Services at Community Networks every Tuesday from 1.00 - 2.00pm and Friday 10.30 - 11.30am.  Please book on 03 443 7799.

  • Volunteer for habitat restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 1.00 - 4.00pm. All welcome! Queries: info@tekakano.org.nz or Andrew 021 342 187.

  • Toy Libray / 3 Reese Cres / Friday and Saturday 9:30am-11:30am, Tuesday 7:30pm-8:30pm.

  • Lake Hawea Knitting Group. From12.30pm, Lake Hawea Library. For anyone interested in knitting. Enquiries Denis 021 0378 347.

  • Herb group lunch at Airport Cafe, 12.30pm.

  • Cancer support Group meets weekly Tuesdays 11.00am for coffee & chat. Various cafes. All welcome. Ph Helen 027 224 6929 for details.