Community Diary



Wednesday 30 August 2017
  • Wanaka Library Preschool Storytime. 10 - 11am, story reading followed by an activity for 3-5 year olds.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club Cloudy Peak Pairs. 6.50pm, 9 Cliff Wilson St. 

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10am-5pm. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

  • Volunteer for Habitat Restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 1 - 4pm. All welcome. info@tekakano.org.nz  www.tekakano.org.nz

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

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

  • Alcoholics Anonymous meeting. 7.30pm St Ninians Church Kane Rd, Hawea.



Thursday 31 August 2017
  • Embroidery Group 5th Thursday Workshop. 10.30am Arts Centre.

  • Knit Club Wanaka. A social fun free club meeting every Thur from 5.30pm, Alchemy Cafe. Come along, make new friends, knit, learn to knit, shop with The Woven and enjoy a drink and/or something to eat.  All ages and skills welcome, come at a time that suits until at least 8pm. For info email shop@thewoven.co.nz

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10am-5pm. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

  • Hawea Playgroup, 9am - 12.30pm. Our heatpump will be cranking and the coffee hot! Dress ups, arts, crafts and cosy library nook! Come for a play and a cuppa. Find us on Facebook for updates.

  • Ladies 9 Hole Golf.  Discs in by 10am. Tee off 10.30am. New members welcome.

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

  • Wanaka Playgroup 9.30-11.30am 0-5 year old. Squash Club, Stone St. Indoor activities and large fenced outdoor area. $3/family, first visit free. Visitors welcome. Any inquiries  to Kelli 021 776 853.



Friday 01 September 2017
  • Wanaka Bowling Club Progressive Tournament. Names in by 1pm, start 1.15pm. Visitors welcome.

  • 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. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

  • Wanaka Social Tennis Upton St courts 10am - 12.30pm. Visitors welcome.



Saturday 02 September 2017
  • Wanaka Gun Club. Wanaka Intercollegiate Shoot DTL & Skeet. 10am.

  • Aspiring Quilters - Wanaka's quilting group meeting 10am - 4pm, Armstrong Room, Lake Wanaka Centre. Visitors and new members welcome. Call Clare 443 4303 for more info.

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

  • Wanaka Social Tennis Upton St courts 1-4pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Upper Clutha Tramping Club Winter Walk. Meet 8.30am at lakefront, by toilets opp Showgrounds. Bring lunch, thermos, weatherwise clothing, sturdy boots, sunglasses and petrol donation. Further details www.uctcwanaka.blogspot.com



Sunday 03 September 2017
  • Holy Family Catholic Church, 152 Aubrey Rd. Holy Mass 9am. All welcome. Shared morning tea to follow. See notice at Church for week day Mass times.

  • Petrolhead Breakfast from 8.30am at Warbirds & Wheels, Wanaka Airport. Bring your vintage or classic car for a drive. Everyone welcome.

  • Presbyterian Community Church: 10am, Family Service with great kid's programme 5-14yrs. All welcome 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

  • Community Worship at St Ninian’s, Hawea Flat 11.30am.  All welcome.

  • Lake Hawea Golf Club. Sunday Golf 11.30am tee off.

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

  • 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 compliment for a walk in the park.

  • Wanaka Playgroup 9.30-11.30am 0-5 year old. Squash Club, Stone St. Indoor activities and large fenced outdoor area. $3/family, first visit free. Visitors welcome. Any inquiries  to Kelli 021 776 853.



Monday 04 September 2017
  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm Plunket Rooms, Ardmore St. All welcome.

  • Breastfeeding Cafe 10.30 - 11.30am  Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St. No appointment necessary. 

  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Glendhu Pairs - Silver partnerships only, 6.50pm, 9 Cliff Wilson St. 

  • Breastfeeding Cafe. 10.30-11.30am, Wanaka Plunket rooms. Stop by for a cuppa. one on one support available as well as group discussions. Check our Facebook @Breastfeedingwanaka for monthly topics.

  • 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. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

  • Smallbore Rifle Club, 6.30pm, Lake Wanaka Centre.

  • Wanaka Social Tennis Upton St courts 10am - 12.30pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Ballroom and Latin Dancing Group. 7.30pm Wanaka Primary School Hall. All welcome with a partner or by yourself for exercise and fun. Share hall hire charge. Enquiries text 027 3931 046.



Tuesday 05 September 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. Wide range of items available every day. Volunteers & donations appreciated.

  • Mainly Music. Music, movement and fun for children 0-4yrs and their Caregivers. Held at St Andrews Presbyterian Church Community Centre, 91 Tenby St, Wanaka. 9.30 - 11am, $3 per family.

  • Volunteer for Habitat Restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 1 - 4pm. All welcome. info@tekakano.org.nz  www.tekakano.org.nz

  • Wanaka Men's Tennis. Upton St courts from 3pm. Visitors welcome.

  • The Rotary Club of Wanaka. 6pm, Wanaka Golf Club. Visitors welcome.

  • Volunteering Central at Community Networks. 11.30am - 2.45pm. Pop in or make an appointment to see where you can volunteer in this fabulous community. Gillian, 027 5065 705, gillian@volunteeringcentral.org.nz or browse roles at www.volunteeringcentral.org.nz