Community Diary



Wednesday 28 February 2018
  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm. St Ninian's Presbyterian Church Hall, Hawea Flat. 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 Bridge Club, Bronze Championship Pairs, 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St.

  • St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. Holy Communion with discussion at 10am.

  • Pre-School Storytime at Wanaka Library. 10.00 - 11.00am. Come & listen to some stories followed by activities for 3-5 years.

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

  • Mainly Music Hawea Flat. Music, movement and fun for children 0-4 and their caregivers. Held at St Ninian's Church, Kane Rd, Hawea Flat. 9.30 - 11.00am. $3/family, includes morning tea.

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

  • Wanaka Creative Fibre Group Meeting at Di’s home, 130 Hunter Cres. 11am. Visitors welcome.



Thursday 01 March 2018
  • Hawea Playgroup. 9.00am - 12.30pm. Babies to 5 year olds. Check out the climbing tree, sensory play, water fun, playdoh, op shop and more. Always coffee and tea brewing, everyone welcome. Updates on FB page.  

  • Embroidery Group Night Stitching. 7.00pm, Arts Centre.

  • Wanaka Playgroup. 9.30 - 11.30am Wanaka Squash Club, Stone St. 0-5yrs. Great outdoor fenced area & indoor learning experiences. $3/family or $30/term. First visit free. All welcome. Contact Kelli 021 776 853.

  • Ladies 9 Hole Golf. Discs in by 9am, tee off 9.30am. New members welcome.

  • Men’s 9 Hole Golf. Cards in by 9.15am, for 9.30am start. Visitors & new members welcome.

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

  • Ladies New & Newish to Wanaka Luncheon. Contact Sue Saunders ASAP. Ph. 443 7442.

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

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



Friday 02 March 2018
  • Wanaka Bowling Club Progressive Tournament. Names in by 1.00pm, start 1.15pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 9am - 12pm, Upton St courts. 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.

  • Meditation, 12midday St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. All welcome. Contact Damon Plimmer ucang@calledsouth.org.nz

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

  • World Day of Prayer. 1.30pm at Presbyterian Church. All welcome.

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



Saturday 03 March 2018
  • Wanaka Social Tennis. Upton St courts 1-4pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Aspiring Quilters - Wanaka's quilting group is meeting 10am to 4pm at the Bridge Club Rooms, 9 Cliff Wilson Street. AGM at 1pm. Visitors and new members welcome. Call Clare 443 4303 for more information.

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

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

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



Sunday 04 March 2018
  • Wanaka Sunday Craft Market, Pembroke Park from 10am. Handmade NZ arts and crafts.

  • 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 9am. All welcome. Shared morning tea to follow. See notice at church for week day Mass times.

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

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

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Church. 9.30am. Intergenerational service reflecting on Jesus' Journey to the Cross. These services with the kids are always special. www.wpccc.org.nz

  • St Ninians Presbyterian Church. 11am, Hawea Flat. Communion Service. Peter Eaton will speak about "God's Two Books". Shared lunch to follow, all welcome.

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Church. 8pm. Penny Eaton will continue the series on Spiritual Disciplines by sharing about journalling.

  • Wanaka New Life Church. Join our multi-generational meetings with special guests John & Julie Steele.  Kids programme available. 10am. 50 Reece Cres. 027 2927 770 newlife.co.nz

  • Wanaka New Life Church. 6pm service, 50 Reece Cres. Join us for a special evening service with guests John and Julie Steele.

  • Lighthouse Community. God centred worship and fellowship. 5.00pm, 28 Reece Cres (behind Guthrie Bowron and up the stairs). All welcome, ph 0210 2437 373, www.lighthouseglobal.org



Monday 05 March 2018
  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 9am - 12pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Silver Championship 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.

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9.00am - 12.30pm. Babies to 5 year olds. Check out the climbing tree, sensory play, water fun, playdoh, op shop and more. Always coffee and tea brewing, everyone welcome. Updates on FB page.  

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

  • Wriggle & Rhyme at Hawea Library every Monday in term time at 10am followed by story time and craft for preschoolers.

  • Wanaka Playgroup. 9.30 - 11.30am Wanaka Squash Club, Stone St. 0-5yrs. Great outdoor fenced area and indoor learning experiences. $3/family or $30/term. First visit free. All welcome. Contact Nicky 021 809 198.

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

  • Wanaka Vegetable Growers Club meeting 7pm at Ode restaurant, Cow Lane (by the Post Office). 
    Call Barrie 021 2014 937 for more details.



Tuesday 06 March 2018
  • Lake Hawea Knitting Group. For those who love to knit or would like to learn. 12.30pm, Lake Hawea Library. Bring your projects new or old, share your knowledge & 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

  • Wanaka Rotary Club get together - Tuesdays. Drinks 6.00pm. Dinner 6.30pm at Wanaka Golf Club. Contact Derek to join us: howarthds@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.

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9.00am - 12.30pm. Babies to 5 year olds. Check out the climbing tree, sensory play, water fun, playdoh, op shop and more. Always coffee and tea brewing, everyone welcome. Updates on FB page.  

  • Wriggle and Rhyme at Wanaka Library. New time: 10.30 - 11am. Come and join in with some songs, rhymes and movement for 0-2 years.

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

  • Mainly Music. Music, movement and fun for children 0-4yrs and their caregivers. 9.30 - 11.00am, St Andrews Presbyterian Church Community Centre, 91 Tenby St, Wanaka. $3/family.

  • Volunteering Central are at Community Networks today from 11.30am - 2.30pm. Chat to Gillian about volunteering in this fabulous community or to find out how we can support your volunteer programme. Pop in or make an appointment gillian@volunteeringcentral.org.nz www.volunteeringcentral.org.nz 443 4102.

  • Wanaka Men's Tennis Upton St courts from 3pm, A-grade from 6.30pm. Visitors welcome.

  • 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.