Community Diary



Wednesday 06 December 2017
  • Wanaka Library Preschool Storytime. 10 - 11am, story reading followed by an activity for 3-5 year olds.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10am - 5pm Mon - Fri and 11am - 3pm Sat. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

  • Alcoholics Anonymous. St Ninians Presbyterian Church Hall, Hawea Flat. 7.30pm. All welcome.

  • Volunteer for Habitat Restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 9am - noon. All welcome. info@tekakano.org.nz  www.tekakano.org.nz

  • Wanaka Croquet Club. 9.30am - 12 noon. Warren St. Golf croquet only. Names in by 9.20am.

  • Santa's Grotto at the Upper Clutha Rugby Club.  Santa will be at all opening times - 4:30 to 6pm.



Thursday 07 December 2017
  • Embroidery Group Xmas dinner. Ph 443 1151 for details.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10am - 5pm Mon - Fri and 11am - 3pm Sat. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

  • Wanaka Artisan Market showcasing the finest local cart and produce 3 - 6pm, at Bullock Creek.

  • Hawea Playgroup, 9.30am - 12.30pm. Babies to 5 year olds. Water-play, tree-climbing, playdough, sandpit, friendly-faces and coffee! Find us in the cute pink and yellow building at 554 Camp Hill Rd and on Facebook for updates.

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

  • PrimeTimers! Christmas Lunch at Hawea Hotel 12pm. Ph Helen: 021 043 1054.

  • Santa's Grotto at the Upper Clutha Rugby Club.  Santa will be at all opening times - 4:30 to 6pm.



Friday 08 December 2017
  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Friday Bridge, 12.50pm, 9 Cliff Wilson St, visitors welcome.

  • Alcoholics Anonymous Steps & Traditions Meeting. 7.30pm, Wanaka Plunket Rooms. Open meeting.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10am - 5pm Mon - Fri and 11am - 3pm Sat. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. Upton St courts 9am - 12noon. Visitors welcome.

  • Wanaka Bowling Club Progressive Tournament. Names in by 1pm, start 1.15pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Wanaka Community Toy Library open 9.30-11am.  3 Reece Cres (opp Plumbing World.

  • Santa's Grotto at the Upper Clutha Rugby Club.  Santa will be at all opening times - 4:30 to 6pm.



Saturday 09 December 2017
  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10am-3pm. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 1.00 - 4.00pm at Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.

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

  • Wanaka Community Toy Library open 9.30-11am.  3 Reece Cres (opp Plumbing World.

  • Santa's Grotto at the Upper Clutha Rugby Club.  Santa will be at all opening times - 11am to 1pm and 3pm to 5pm.



Sunday 10 December 2017
  • Holy Family Catholic Church, 152 Aubrey Rd. Holy Mass at 11am. All welcome. See notice at Church for week day Mass times.

  • Presbyterian Community Church. 9.30am, Family Service with great kid's programme 3-14yrs, creche for under 3s. Love to see you there at 91 Tenby St. wpccc.org.nz Facebook wanakapresbyteriancommunitychurch

  • Night Church, 7pm. Contemporary worship, inspiring message. All welcome. Wanaka Presbyterian Community Church Centre, 91 Tenby St. wpccc.org.nz

  • Lake Hawea Golf Club. Sunday Golf 12 noon tee off.

  • Wanaka Baptist Church meets at 5.30pm, Lake Wanaka Centre, 89 Ardmore St. Come as you are! 021 2805 817.

  • Disc Golf Wanaka Incorporated. Casual/social Sunday competition. Doubles & singles. 12.30pm, Beaumont St end of Lismore Park. Look out for club flags. New players very welcome. The perfect complement for a walk in the park.

  • Wanaka Sunday Craft Market, Pembroke Park from 10am. Handmade NZ arts and crafts.

  • Free Community Yoga Class. Rhyme x Reason Brewery, 17 Gordon Road at 11am. BYO mat and donations accepted for the teacher's hard work.

  • Wanaka New Life Church: 10am service, 50 Reece Crescent.  Multi-generational meetings with great worship and children's programme.  Enquiries to 027 2927 770 newlife.co.nz

  • Santa's Grotto at the Upper Clutha Rugby Club.  Santa will be at all opening times - 11am to 1pm and 3pm to 5pm.



Monday 11 December 2017
  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm Plunket Rooms, Ardmore St. All welcome.

  • Wanaka Camera Club. Meet 7.15pm for a 7.30pm start. Meeting ends 10pm.  St John Rooms. New members welcome. Meet every second Monday of the month.

  • Wanaka Walkers. Meet on lakefront opposite McDougall St at 9.30am. Bring a jacket and packed lunch. Contact Ruth 021 474 904.  

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10am - 5pm Mon - Fri and 11am - 3pm Sat. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. Upton St courts 9am - 12noon. Visitors welcome.

  • Hawea Playgroup, 9.30am - 12.30pm. Babies to 5 year olds. Water-play, tree-climbing, playdough, sandpit, friendly-faces and coffee! Find us in the cute pink and yellow building at 554 Camp Hill Rd and on Facebook for updates.

  • Wriggle and Rhyme at Hawea Library from 10 - 10.30am followed by story time and craft for pre-schoolers.



Tuesday 12 December 2017
  • Say Go - Falls prevention exercises for over 65s. Otago Age Concern - St John's, Link Rd. 2 - 3pm $2. All welcome. Enquiries to Judy 443 4121.

  • Gentle Yoga for good health & calmness. 9.30 - 10.45am. St John Rooms, Link Way. Vouchers available for Cancer Society members. Open session for the community. Contact Carmen 0223 265 019.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10am - 5pm Mon - Fri and 11am - 3pm Sat. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

  • BNI Wanaka. BNI is a business referral networking group. Meeting weekly for breakfast 7 - 8.30am at Alchemy. If you would like more information or to join a meeting, call the Chapter President, Vicki Donoghue 0272 089 462.

  • Lake Hawea Knitting Group. For those who love to knit or would like to learn, come along to the Lake Hawea Library Tuesdays from 12.30pm. Bring your projects new or old, share your knowledge and have a chat with like minded people. Enquiries Denise 0210 378 347.

  • Volunteer for Habitat Restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 9am - noon. All welcome. info@tekakano.org.nz  www.tekakano.org.nz

  • Hawea Playgroup, 9.30am - 12.30pm. Babies to 5 year olds. Water-play, tree-climbing, playdough, sandpit, friendly-faces and coffee! Find us in the cute pink and yellow building at 554 Camp Hill Rd and on Facebook for updates.

  • Wanaka Community Toy Library open 7.30-8.30pm. 3 Reece Cres (opposite Plumbing World).

  • Wanaka Rotary Club get together - Tuesdays - drinks from 6pm. Dinner 6.30pm at Wanaka Golf Club. Call Derek to join us! Ph 021 796 077.

  • Volunteering Central are at Community Networks today from 11.45-2.45pm. Come and speak to Gillian about volunteering in this fabulous community or if you are an organisation involving volunteers find out how we can help you! Drop by or make an appointment. gillian@volunteeringcentral.org.nz 027 5065 705 volunteeringcentral.org.nz

  • Wanaka Men's Social Tennis. Upton St Courts from 3pm, A-grade from 7pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Herb Group Lunch at Archangels Vineyard.  Meet at Shwogrounds at 12 noon to car share.