Community Diary



Wednesday 27 February 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. 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 9.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. 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. info@tekakano.org.nz, Andrew 021 342 187, www.tekakano.org.nz

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

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

  • Wanaka Croquet Club. Golf Croquet only. 9.30am - 12.00pm, 211 Warren St. Names in by 9.20am to be included in the draw.

  • 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.

  • Wanaka Creative Fibre Group Meeting. 11.00am, Sue’s home, 17 Penrith Park Dr. Visitors welcome.

  • INLAND REVENUE are at Community Networks. If you need help with your Tax return, Family tax credits or any other enquiry give Community Networks a call on 03 443 7799.



Thursday 28 February 2019
  • The Salvation Army Family store. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

  • Wanaka Croquet Club. 1.30 - 4.00pm, 211 Warren St. Golf and Association Croquet. Names to be in by 1.20pm. Visitors welcome.

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

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

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

  • Embroidery Group Workshop Day. Arts Centre, 10.30am.

  • 100th New Zealand Open at The Hills and Millbrook Resort, in Queenstown - Feb 28th to Mar 3rd. 

  • Wanaka Toastmasters. 7.15pm, St Johns room, 4 Link Way. Are you wanting to be a better speaker, have more confidence, be a better leader. Stretch yourself and see what it is about. Sit and observe or have a go. Contact Jamie 021 331 245.

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

  • 9 Hole Ladies Golf. Discs in by 9.00am. All welcome.

  • Nine Hole Men's Golf. Cards in by 8.45am, tee off 9.00am. New members and visitors welcome.

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

  • Rehearsal for Stamer's Crucifixion 6.00 - 7.00pm. Presbyterian Church, Tenby St. All singers welcome.

  • New Mt Aspiring U3A Group. Talk by Liam Corkery (NZ Trade Commissioner Beijing) - 'China and NZ today' 1.45pm at the St John Ambulance Rooms, 4 Link Way. All welcome, afternoon tea provided. Members free, visitors $10 (cash only - no eftpos).

  • Community Kapa haka 6.00-8.00pm M.A.C common rm. Koha and kai. All ages

  • Wanaka garden club meeting at Wanaka bowling club 7.30pm.

  • PrimeTimers Cruise to Ruby Island. Boat departing from Log Cabin 10.00am. Bring a friend! Ph 0210 431 054.

  • 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. 



Friday 01 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. 443 4142.

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

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

  • 100th New Zealand Open at The Hills and Millbrook Resort, in Queenstown - Feb 28th to Mar 3rd. 

  • Looking after your pelvic health through pregnancy, childbirth and beyond. Presented by Women’s Health Physiotherapist Lisa Carnie. 11.00am - 12 noon Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St. No appointment necessary. 

     

  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm, Plunket Rooms,  51 Ardmore St. All welcome.
  • World Day of Prayer Service (prepared by Slovenia). 1.30pm, Holy Family Catholic Church, 152 Aubrey Rd 1.30pm. All welcome.

  • Wanaka Travel Club AGM and travel talk. 11.00am, Lake Hawea Hotel.

  • JP Services at Community Networks. 10.30 - 11.30am. To book phone 03 443 7799.



Saturday 02 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

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

  • 100th New Zealand Open at The Hills and Millbrook Resort, in Queenstown - Feb 28th to Mar 3rd. 

  • 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.



Sunday 03 March 2019
  • Cars over Coffee. Warbirds & Wheels, Wanaka Airport. Bring your classic car. 8.30 - 10.30am.

  • 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.

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

  • 100th New Zealand Open at The Hills and Millbrook Resort, in Queenstown - Feb 28th to Mar 3rd. 

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Church meets at 9.30am for worship. This Sunday includes communion. Fun programmes for all the kids and morning tea to follow. 92 Tenby St.

  • St Ninians Presbyterian Church, Hawea Flat. We meet at 11am for our monthly communion service. Please stay for a shared lunch afterwards. All welcome.



Monday 04 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. wanakawalkerblogsite.co.nz for details.

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

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

  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Silver Championship Pairs. Be seated by 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St.

  • Wriggle and Rhyme (0-2 yrs) 10.00am then Storytime and Craft Activities (2-5 yrs). 10.30 - 11.30am, Hawea Library every Monday in term time.

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

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

  • Wanaka Vegetables Growers Club, 7.00pm, Harcourts auction room, upstairs 17 Helwick Street.Speaker: Ode Restaurant’s Lucas Parkinson on preserving summer.

  • 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. 



Tuesday 05 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. St John Rooms, Link Rd. $2. All welcome. Enquiries Judy 443 4121.

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

  • Wanaka Mental Health Peer Support Group. 6.00 - 7.00pm, Plunket Room, 51 Ardmore St. All welcome! peersupport@mentalhealthwanaka.org FB: "Wanaka Mental Health Peer Support Group - Public" or  www.mentalhealthwanaka.org

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

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 9.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. 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. info@tekakano.org.nz, Andrew 021 342 187, www.tekakano.org.nz

  • 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.

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

  • Wanaka Mental Health Peer Support Group. 6.00 - 7.00pm, Plunket Room, 51 Ardmore St. For more details, peersupport@mentalhealthwanaka.org FB: "Wanaka Mental Health Peer Support Group - Public" or www.mentalhealthwanaka.org. All welcome!

  • Play and Learning Development (Under 12 months). 10.30 - 11.30am. Wanaka Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St. See Upper Clutha Plunket FB for details. All welcome. 

  • The emotional and social development of your baby (0-12 months). 11.30am - 12.30pm. Wanaka Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St. See Upper Clutha Plunket FB for further details. All welcome. 

  • 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. 

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