Community Diary



Wednesday 20 March 2019
  • The Salvation Army Family store. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

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

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

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

  • Volunteer for habitat restoration at Te Kakano's community based nursery. 9.00am - 12.00pm. All welcome, no skills required. Contact: info@tekakano.org.nz, Andrew 021 342 187, www.tekakano.org.nz

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

  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Matukituki pairs. be seated 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome. 

  • Wanaka Croquet Club, 211 Warren St. Golf Croquet only. Time: 9.30am to 12 noon. Names must be in by 9.20am to be included in the draw please.

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



Thursday 21 March 2019
  • The Salvation Army Family store. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

  • Wanaka Men's Tennis. 3.00 - 5.30pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.

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

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

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

  • Wanaka Playgroup. 9.30 - 11.30am, Wanaka Squash Club, Stone St. 0-5yrs. Come along and meet our new co-ordinator - Nick Cane! Great outdoor fenced area and indoor learning experiences. $3 per session or $30 per term. All welcome. Contact Shaz 021 1678 155.

  • 9 HoleLadies Golf. Discs in by 9am. All welcome.

  • Aspiring Quilters. 1.00 - 4.00pm, Bridge Club rooms 9 Cliff Wilson Dr. Newcomers and visitors welcome. Ph. Marg 443 7454 or Isobel 443 6101 for more info.

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



Friday 22 March 2019
  • The Salvation Army Family store. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

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

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

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

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 9.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph 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.


Saturday 23 March 2019
  • The Salvation Army Family Store. Open 9.30am - 4.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

  • 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

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

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 11.00am - 3.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers needed. Ph 443 4142.



Sunday 24 March 2019
  • Holy Family Catholic Church Holy Mass. 11.00am.152 Aubrey Rd. All welcome. See notice at church for week day Mass times.

  • Wanaka New Life Church: 10.00am, 50 Reece Cres. Join us at our multi-generational meeting for great worship and kids' programme. Visitors welcome. Ph 027 2927 770 newlife.co.nz

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

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

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



Monday 25 March 2019
  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm, Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St.

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

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

  • Wanaka Walkers: 9.00am meet on lakefront, McDougall St. Bring appropriate clothing and lunch. Check wanakawalkerblogsite.co.nz for details.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Cardrona Stakes. 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



Tuesday 26 March 2019
  • The Salvation Army Family store. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

  • Lake Hawea Knitting Group. 12.30pm, Lake Hawea Library. For those who like to knit or would like to learn. Enquiries Denise 0210 378 347.

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

  • Wanaka Men's Tennis. From 6.00pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.

  • BNI Wanaka. Business referral networking group meeting weekly for breakfast 7.00 - 8.30am, Jack Rabbit. For more info or to join a meeting, Mark Anderson 0274 641 641.

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

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

  • Wriggle & Rhyme. Wanaka Library. 10.30 - 11.00am. 0-2 years. Come and enjoy rhythm and movement through music and song, a fun and engaging time with your little one. All welcome. Free.

  • Rotary Club of Wanaka. Weekly meeting 6.00pm, Wanaka Districts Club, 45 Plantation Rd. New members welcome. Deb 021 442 622.

  • Volunteer for habitat restoration at Te Kakano's community based nursery. 9.00am - 12.00pm. All welcome, no skills required. Contact: info@tekakano.org.nz, Andrew 021 342 187, www.tekakano.org.nz

  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Social session. Bring lunch and be seated at 10.50am. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome.

  • 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.

  • 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.

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