Community Diary



Wednesday 03 October 2018
  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Bronze Championship Pairs, 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required ph: 443 4142.

  • The Salvation Army Family store. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

  • Hospice Warehouse. Open 9.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph. 443 5894.

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

  • Wanaka Croquet Club, 211 Warren St. Golf croquet only, 9.30am to 12 noon.  Names to be in by 9.20 am

  • Volunteer for habitat restoration at the Te Kakano's community-based nursery. New hours for spring: 9.00am 12.00pm. All welcome. More info: www.tekakano.org.nz contact: info@tekakano.org.nz, or Andrew 021 342 187

  • Wanaka B&B Group coffee. Local B&B support group running networking events, meetings etc. Find out what it's all about at our monthly coffee at Relishes, 11am.



Thursday 04 October 2018
  • Embroidery Group Night Stitching. 7.00pm, Arts Centre.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required ph: 443 4142.

  • Wanaka Senior Net. Tech/computer stuff for 60+ at Presbyterian Church, Tenby St, 10.00am. Visitors welcome. First Thursday each month.

  • Wanaka Artisan Market. 3.00 - 6.00pm. Bullock Creek, outside Speights Ale House. Local produce and crafts.

  • The Salvation Army Family store. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

  • Hospice Warehouse. Open 9.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph. 443 5894.

  • Wanaknit (community knitting group). 5.30pm, Alchemy. Come along and join our community based knitting night. All levels welcome.

  • Wanaka Croquet Club, 211 Warren St. Golf and Association Croquet, 1.30 am to 4 pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Aspiring Rotary Launch. New-school volunteering. Wanaka Districts Club, 6.00pm onwards.

  • Ladies 9 Hole Golf: Discs in by 9.00am. Tee Off 9.30am. Visitors and new members welcome.

  • Men's 9 Hole Golf, change of time: Cards in by 9.15am for 9.30am start. New members and visitors welcome.



Friday 05 October 2018
  • Wanaka Bowling Club Progressive Tournament. Names in by 1.00pm, start 1.15pm. Visitors welcome.

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

  • JP Services at Community Networks, 73 Brownston St, 10.30 - 11.30am. Appointments essential. Ph 03 443 7799.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required ph: 443 4142.

  • Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting. 7.30pm, Wanaka Plunket Rooms, Ardmore St. All welcome.

  • The Salvation Army Family store. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

  • Hospice Warehouse. Open 9.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph. 443 5894.

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 9.00am - 12.00pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.

  • Jules Riding Free Concert at Wanaka Presbyterian Church, starting at 7pm. 92 Tenby St. Merchandise will be available for purchase.



Saturday 06 October 2018
  • Aspiring Quilters. Wanaka's quilting group is meeting 10.00am - 4.00pm at the Bridge Club Rooms, 9 Cliff Wilson St. Visitors and new members welcome. Call Marg 443 7454 for more info.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 11.00am - 3.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required, ph: 443 4142.

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

  • Wanaka Tennis Opening Day. Assemble 12.30pm, Upton St courts. Visitors  welcome to join the fun at our no fees day.

  • Wanaka Croquet Club, 211 Warren St. Golf and Association Croquet, 1.30 am to 4 pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Wanaka Parkrun. 8:00am, Wanaka Station Park. A free, weekly, timed 5km run. All abilities welcome! Coffee at Edgewater after the event. Register at www.parkrun.co.nz/wanaka. Contact Jane and Adam on 021 1515 895 or wanakaoffice@parkrun.com

  • The Hawea Community Association AGM. 9.30am. Hawea Community Centre. All welcome.

  • Burlesque Girls' Night Out (Fun-raiser & fundraiser)  Info & $25 tickets at www.eventbrite.co.nz Janelle, ph 021 756 280.  



Sunday 07 October 2018
  • Free Community Yoga Class. 11.00am, Rhyme x Reason Brewery, 17 Gordon Rd. BYO mat and donations accepted for the teacher's hard work.

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

  • Community Worship at St. Ninians. 11.30am, Hawea Flat. Shared lunch to follow. All welcome.

  • Wanaka Baptist Church. 5.30pm, Lake Wanaka Centre, 89 Ardmore St. All welcome. Contact Derek 021 2805 817.

  • Cars over Coffee. Warbirds & Wheels, Wanaka Airport. Bring your classic car. 8.30 - 10.30am.

  • St Columba’s Anglican Church. 9.30am, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. All are welcome to join us for our Eucharistic Liturgy, morning tea to follow.

  • Wanaka New Life Church: 10.00am, 50 Reece Cres. Multi-generational meetings, great worship & kids programme. Visitors welcome. 027 2927 770 www.newlife.co.nz

  • Morning Worship at 9.30am, Wanaka Presbyterian Church, 91 Tenby St. Programmes for the kids. Cuppa and a chat after the service.

  • St Ninians Presbyterian, Hawea Flat. Communion Service 11.30am followed by a shared lunch. All Welcome.

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Night Church. Showing the movie: The Case for Christ. 7pm. 92 Tenby St.



Monday 08 October 2018
  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Makarora Pairs, 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St.

  • Meditation. 5.00pm at St Columba's, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. All welcome. Contact Annette 021 2075 122.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required ph: 443 4142.

  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm, Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St.

  • The Salvation Army Family store. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

  • Wanaka Camera Club meeting, 7.30pm, St John Room, Link Way.  All welcome.

  • Wanaka Walkers. 9.30am. Meet on lakefront, McDougall St. Bring a jacket and lunch. Contact Ruth 021 474 904 or wanakawalkers.blogspot.co.nz

  • Hospice Warehouse. Open 9.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph. 443 5894.

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 9.00am - 12.00pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.



Tuesday 09 October 2018
  • Rotary Club of Wanaka weekly get together. 6.00pm, Wanaka Golf Club. Contact Deborah Budden to join: deborahbudden@gmail.com

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

  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Tuesday Social Bridge. 11.00am. 9 Cliff Wilson St. Bring your lunch, all welcome.

  • JP Services at Community Networks. 1.00 - 2.00pm, 73 Brownston St. Appointments essential. Ph 03 443 7799.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required ph: 443 4142.

  • BNI Wanaka. Business referral networking group meeting weekly for breakfast 7.00 - 8.30am, Alchemy. For more info or to join a meeting, call Vicki Hill 0210 2417 219.

  • The Salvation Army Family store. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

  • Yoga In The Community with Carmen. St John room, ph 022 3265 019.

  • Hospice Warehouse. Open 9.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph. 443 5894.

  • Wanaka Mental Health Peer Support Group - Please join us from 6-7pm at the Plunket Room (51 Ardmore St). For more details, please email: peersupport@mentalhealthwanaka.org or visit FB at: "Wanaka Mental Health Peer Support Group - Public" or online at: www.mentalhealthwanaka.org. All welcome!

  • Volunteer for habitat restoration at the Te Kakano's community-based nursery. New hours for spring: 9.00am 12.00pm. All welcome. More info: www.tekakano.org.nz contact: info@tekakano.org.nz, or Andrew 021 342 187

  • Herb Club lunch, 12.30pm at Taste Country, Queensberry. Meet at Showgrounds to car pool.