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9 January 2013



FRESH FRUIT JUICES ARE NOW AVAILABLE at Coffee Cure in the Medical Centre. Another reason to come in without needing to break a leg. Coffee Cure open Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm.

MT IRON JOINERY – CLEAR OUT SALE. Announcing for sale for the home handyman a selection of timber veneer board and Melteca (all large offcuts or whole boards) as well as timber as part of a general factory clearout – removal upon purchase. Ph 443 8075. Viewing strictly by appointment after working hours.

WOODYS POOL COMP EVERY THURSDAY AT 7PM. Free entry. Cash and bar tabs to be won. $6 tap beer.

SASANOKI'S JAPANESE OF THE WEEK: "yoyaku" (yo-yuck-coo) meaning "reservation", highly recommended at Sasanoki. Ring 443 6474.

FIREWOOD - BLUEGUM, NEWLY CUT $80m. Stacked, delivered. Phone or text 0223 667 954.

A BIG 'THANK YOU' TO THE HEWSON FAMILY for bringing their army jeep to the Wanaka Holiday Gala to provide great rides for kids armed with water pistols and very wet sponges! Great fun for all.

NISSAN TERRANO FOR SALE - 1990 2.7LTR TURBO DIESEL, Auto, grey. 230,000kms. New WOF, rego and kms. Good condition for age. Good tyres. Bike rack and ski rack. Recently serviced. $2750 ono. Call or txt Paddy on 0221 600 263.

A STUPENDOUS 'THANK YOU' TO ALL THOSE who donated gifts and vouchers for the silent auction at the Wanaka Holiday Gala. We are so grateful to you.

WANAKLEAN DOG - GROOMING, CLIPPING and bathing. Call Emily on 0275 110 282 to make an appointment.

RAV '94 FOR SALE - 184,000km, petrol, manual, 3 door and 4wd. Last serviced 28/12/12, WOF until July, rego due end of Jan. Great wee car, reliable and versitile. $3200. Call or text 0210 699 656.

FROM  JANUARY 1 RACERS EDGE COMMENCE BIKE AND HELMET CHECKS for Challenge Wanaka and issuing official obligatory check stickers. Do it early. " Pain Today, Glory Tomorrow ".

WHY DOES MESSENGER ADVERTISING WORK? Because your target market is searching for your ad - make it work for you. Online, by email or even over the counter. It is easy to place your advert - 11 Brownston St, Wanaka. Phone 443 7804 or www.mymessenger.co.nz. By email to messenger@printit.co.nz

NEW BABY? TAKE TIME OUT AND LEARN the skills of infant massage. Soothe, calm, relax. 5 week course starting 22nd January. $60 to reserve your place. Call Gillian 443 4102.

RENTAL, 1 BEDROOM BEAUTIFUL SCHIST COTTAGE, FULLY INSULATED, log-burner, bath and shower. Lovely views, quiet rural setting,12 minutes to town. Washing machine, dishwasher, semi-furnished. $280 pw. 03 443 1984

WANNA A CHUP BRO? COME TO MCGREGOR'S on Reece for the best fish 'n chips in town! Corner of Reece Cr and Plantation Road. Phone 443 5200.

HANDYMAN SERVICE. ANYTHING from cleaning gutters to custom built gates and fences, balustrades, pergolas, decks, engineering and repairs. Call Handy Solutions 443 4078 or 0272 080 175.

SASANOKI'S HOURS: 11.30am - 2.30pm for lunch and 5.30pm - 9.00pm for dinner Monday to Friday and dinner only on Saturdays. Ring 443 6474 to book your table.

DANCE OFF YOUR XMAS EXCESSES! CEROC - THE FUN & EASY to learn partner dance. Thursdays: starts 17 January. Beginners class 8.15pm Presbyterian Church Hall, Tenby Street. $15pp (Students $12) Special first timer's offer. $50 for 5 classes. Contact Emma 03 441 3434 0r 021 566 013 emma@cerocsouthernlakes.co.nz, www.ceroc.co.nz

WANT TO TRY PILATES? THEN CALL 443 1711 to book your slot on our 6 week mat Pilates classes for only $95. Classes start January 21st. Core Strength Pilates, the smart way to exercise. Pregnancy and new mum's class available as well as Level one and two classes. Get in quick as spaces are limited.

RHEEM 45 LITRE HOT WATER CYLINDER mains pressure for sale. Suit kitchen, bach etc. New price $895. Sell for $500. Phone 0274 364 458.

FOR LONG TERM RENTAL - SPACIOUS, SUNNY, private, two bed unit. Off street park, handy location. Suit mature single/couple. $280 p/w. Call 021 0211 6230.

LUGGATE HOTEL - OPEN FOR LUNCH AND DINNER 7 days. Looking after the locals for 146 summers and still going strong.

LUMINATE, EARTH-FRIENDLY FESTIVAL ON THE CRYSTAL MOUNTAIN of Canaan Downs Golden Bay. Music, dance and culture with a focus on environmental sustainability, intentional community, knowledge share. Family friendly event with 24 hours of music, dance in the day or under the stars! Tickets available from Wanaka info centre (i-Site) www.luminatefestival.co.nz

INTERNET CAFE - SUPERFAST VDSL2 HIGHSPEED BROADBAND. Easy access computers with USB and Camera Card support plus office services. Upstairs 3 Helwick Street.

DISHY - KAI WHAKAPAI CA WOULD LOVE ANOTHER dishwasher for the next couple of months to ease the workload on our team of superstars. The work is hard but the atmosphere friendly and fun. Call Roger on 0221 741 867 or call in and speak to head chef Anna Holden.

FREE TO A GOOD HOME - 4 1/2 YEAR OLD MALE CAT. Neutered, black and white, medium haired. Lovely nature. Ph Kate 443 7726.

GLASS BALUSTRADES Euroglass Systems to suit any requirement. Contact Adrian 0274 417 333. Showroom 12 Frederick St. Phone 443 1719.

BULLOCK BAR BOTTLE STORE - GREAT PRICES and plenty of parking, Open 7 days till late. Speight's 24s $35.99.

RIESLING IS AN AROMATIC GRAPE VARIETY that can be made as a dry, off dry or sweet wine depending on the producer's style. A highly expressive variety, Riesling's character is true of the place in which it has grown. What better way to drink in summer whilst sipping Wanaka's own at Rippon Vineyard's Cellar Door. Open daily, 11am - 5pm.

DROP ALL YOUR RECYCLING INTO WANAKA WASTEBUSTERS and we'll sort it for just $1 a bin. Corner Ballantyne and Riverbank Rds, open seven days 8am-5.30pm. www.wanakawastebusters.co.nz

LIVE-IN CHILD CARER WANTED IN EXCHANGE FOR ACCOMMODATION. Approximately 10 hours, starting February in beautiful Hawea Flat home. Phone 0226 793 188 or 443 1223.

MASSAGE AT WANAKA HEALTH, providing pain recovery management for all repetitive strain, sport training injury or long term ailments. A tailored massage to your specific needs. Your body is our priority. Gift vouchers available for Xmas. $67.50 for 3 x half hour massage visits at Wanaka Health value $150. Discount 55% save $82.50. Phone 443 7055. The team at Wanaka Health wish you all a Happy New Year. They offer chiropractic, physiotherapy, acupuncture and massage therapy services. As an integrative clinic, you can be sure that you'll receive the very best combination of treatments to ensure the fastest possible recovery. Life, Growth, Movement.

HAVAIANAS! BASE HAS NEW COLOURS and sizes arriving this week! So if you're about to have a jandal blowout – come see us at Base, cnr Helwick and Dunmore St. 

CHALLENGE WANAKA ATHLETES- DETOXIFY before and after race. Manual Lymphatic Drainage treatments with Maryann ph 4436463 or 021 1101 160

TOYOTA CORSA 1300 FOR SALE: 1997, 168,000km. Good reliable little car. Current WOF and rego. New tyres and battery. $2500. Ph 443 5566 or 1211 713 224.

JACKSON BAY HOLIDAY ACCOMMODATION. Enjoy a total change of environment in the quiet seaside town of Jackson Bay. Great base for fishing, other outdoor activities, or just relaxing. Less than 2 hours drive from Wanaka over the Haast Pass. http://www.holidayhouses.co.nz/properties/17004.asp

HOUSEKEEPER REQUIRED FOR WANAKA SPRINGS LODGE. Part time (mornings), casual, till late March. In town location. Call 03 443 8421.

YOGA - NEW TERM STARTING  MONDAY 14TH - If you would like more information please contact Jill, 443 7655, txt 0220 685 434, jillmidgley@slingshot.co.nz

NEED A HAND IN YOUR GARDEN or somebody to look after your property while you're away? I am very passionate about gardening and have years of experience. Call Martin Jungen 443 5712.

GHETTO BLASTAH PLAYING LIVE at the Bullock Bar Saturday January 12. Queenstown's finest!!!

TV IS GOING DIGITAL. Are you prepared? Contact Custom Digital to discuss options. Peter Cartlidge 443 5138, Ryan Jones 021 382 141 or www.customdigital.co.nz

FOR SALE - KIPOR GENERATOR 1G2600 240V 2.6 KVA petrol. New retails for $2195, sell $1695. Adventure Rentals. Phone 443 6050.

FOR RENT: FULLY FURNISHED MODERN 4 BEDROOM family home available from January 2013 until December 2013. 2 bathrooms, double garage. Situated in the Meadowstone area. Phone 443 0045. www.accommodationwanaka.com

SUBARU FORESTER 1997 -  NZ NEW, 4wd. Great reliable car. $4500 ono. Phone/text 0212 278 945 or 443 1718.

GARAGE SALE SUNDAY 13TH - moving out sale. All must go. Signs out 9.30am. Gunn Road, Albert Town.

WWW.ASPIRING AUTOCOURT.CO.NZ to view over 40 vehicles and see what new cars and 4wds are arriving.

TREE CARE PROFESSIONALS - PRUNE, SHAPE, THIN, remove damage risk, improve your view. Crown reduction, tree removal, increase sunshine! Free quotes from Tree Tamers 0272 751 268 or www.treetamers.co.nz

SANCTUARY DAY SPA IS SEEKING A PART TIME massage therapist and a beauty therapist to join our team. Please contact Vanessa at 03 443 0827 or 0211 305 723 or dayspa@oakridge.co.nz

JAPANESE COOKING CLASSES IN JANUARY! Great summer menu of Yakitori, chicken on bamboo-skewers and Harusame, vermicelli salad. Lecture - Ume-boshi (pickles for physical restoration). Sun 20th 11am, Mon 28th 6pm. Let's learn Japanese home-style cooking by demonstration, hands-on cooking! $48 including full lunch/dinner. All welcome! More info:japanese.cuisine.wanaka@gmail.com, http://www.japanesecuisinewanaka.blogspot.co.nz/ Phone 443 2198.

A MASSIVE 'THANK YOU' TO ALL who manned the 21 activities for children at the Wanaka Holiday Gala. The kids thought you were 'awesome'.

FRESH FLOWERS available now at Caltex Wanaka. Market fresh, large selection, great prices. Caltex Wanaka.

GAS FIRE/HEATER FOR SALE: FREE STANDING RINNAI Gas Heater complete with long flue. Still in place for inspection. Make an offer and take it away. Phone 0274 743 529.

BOOKING KEEPING SERVICE - DONT GET BEHIND over summer. Call Barbara who has 20 years experience in GST, paye, invoicing, wages and admin etc. Great rates, friendly confidential service. Ph 443 2004 or 0211 605 648.

HONDA CRF250X, 2004 - VERY TIDY, runs well. Lowering kit fitted (if required). $3000 just spent. $5400 ono. Phone 021 334 482 or 443 6334.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED - TO HELP WITH CHALLENGE WANAKA on Sat 19th. Still lots of positions available. Fill out a form at Locations Real Estate on Helwick Street or sign up online - www.challenge-wanaka.com  

BLUESEVENTY 2013 WETSUITS STILL AT 15% OFF at Racers Edge. Great selection of sizes. Try before you buy - the lake is just across the road! Ph 03 443 7882.

CREEK SUNDAY SESSIONS ARE ON! This week it's the Nomad featuring Jungle Fari and B.Rok for some sunny Sunday beats on the deck. All welcome. Happy hour 5.30 - 6.30pm. Tapas, burgers, hot salads, cabinet food. All fresh and delicious. Made on site.

GISH, GISH, GISH, GISH TOP NZ COMEDY live, loud and here in Wanaka. Venue Opium Thursday 10th January. Tickets $25 from Bullock Bar or $30 on the door.

FREE TRIBELIFETM CLASSES AT PROACTIVE HEALTH AND FITNESS! Experience TribeLIFETM classes absolutely free the week of January 14th - January 18th. TribeLIFETM is a low impact functional exercise class that combines aerobic movements with low impact functional strength exercises that will give you renewed energy to take on more of what life has to offer! This programme is suitable for all ages and stages of fitness. Book your free TribeLIFETM classes now! Call now to secure your spot. Phone 443 6500, info@proactivewanaka.com

ACCOMMODATION WANTED IN WANAKA for 12 month lease commencing late January 2013 for family of 4. Furnished 4-5 bedrooms. Contact David at bropo13@hotmail.com.

LIVE MUSIC, FREE ENTRY - JUNGLE FARI, The Nomad, Yo Rudy all at Venue Opium Saturday 12th January. Supported by Canadian Club, drink specials all night.

THE WANAKA FARMERS MARKET HAS EVERYTHING YOU NEED for a fantastic BBQ. Shop outside in the sun. Thursday 4pm Pembroke Park.

OFFICE SPACE TO RENT, APPROX 50 SQM, UPSTAIRS, awesome views, next to architect. 3 Frederick St. Market rates. Call owner 0212 862 120.

LOCAL GARDENER IS BACK FOR SPRING and summer work. Lawns, hedges, trees, weed eating, gardens, chipping, general maintenance. Phone Steven 443 4944 or 0223 054 572.

RIVERSIDE EDUCARE IS CURRENTLY TAKING ENROLMENTS FOR 2013. We are a licenced early childhood centre in Albert Town catering for 0 - 5 year olds, open 7.30 - 6pm Mon - Fri throughout the year including school holidays. Please ring 03 443 4073 for further information or check our website: www.riversideeducare.co.nz

WANAKA FLIGHT CENTRE NEW YEAR'S SALE ON NOW! Feel like the holiday season wasn't really a holiday at all? Treat yourself to a proper holiday getaway flying Air New Zealand. Pop in and see the friendly team at Wanaka Flight Centre or phone 03 443 4101 email wanaka@flightcentre.co.nz

WHITEBAIT - TASTY WEST COAST WHITEBAIT. Available in 500g and 250g bags. $80/kg. Contact Southern Lakes Fishing Ltd. Ph 443 4486.

GARAGE SALE FRIDAY 11TH 3-8PM - two kid's bikes, adult bike, skateboard, sports & ski gear, toys, heaps of playmobile, general household items. 132 Matai Rd (corner Beech St and Matai Rd)

COME AND SEE WANAKA WASTEBUSTERS on your way to the tip! Our friendly staff will help unpack your trailer and identify what can be reused and recycled. Save money, save resources. 

$3 SUNGLASSES, $2.50 HAT with neck flap. Hot value, cool prices. Upstairs Spencer House Mall.

TV AND FILM ACTING WORKSHOPS! SUMMER HOLIDAY workshops for kids and teenagers, intensive classes for adults. Email screenactingotago@gmail.com for info and registration. Classes for all levels, come and learn about acting for television and film with NZ actress and agent Holly Shanahan - Underbelly NZ, Outrageous Fortune, Power Rangers, Second Hand Wedding.

DURRES - THE ALBANIAN CITY - has been conquered by many invading armies throughout the centuries. It was heavily damaged during WW2 being heavily bombed by the Allies when under German control, and then it's port installations were blown up by the retreating Germans. The city has been revitalised with modern buildings, repaired streets, etc in late years.

BOBCAT LOADER, ROCK RAKE, HYDROSEEDING for lawn preparation and great results. Irrigation, trenching, post holes, tracked loader hire. Townsend Contracting. Will 021 494 558.

ZUMBA - ENERGIZE AND START YOUR DAY WITH a zumba class for all levels Tuesdays & Thursdays 9.15 - 10.15 am with Rachel @ the dance studio, 249 Riverbank Rd. $10 per class. All welcome. https://www.facebook.com/pages/ZumbawithRachel/138665392948956.

SUPERFAST INTERNET - VDSL2-HIGHSPEED BROADBAND - Buy 10 Hours 6GB $20. Use cafe computers, wi-fi hotspot or console gaming lounge. Upstairs 3 Helwick Street.

JOHN DEERE RIDEON MOWER 102, 5 speed manual. Excellent condition. No further use. Comes with catcher. $3000. Phone 443 7427.

2013 SOUTHERN LAKES FISHING CALENDAR. Full of wonderful fly fishing and scenery photographs of the regions. $25 each. Ph 443 4486.

SOLAR HOT WATER MAINTENANCE and trouble shooting. 8 years of experience and understanding. If your solar isn't working, or you need some advice, call Nick Robertson on 0211 067 043 or a/h 443 6027.

FOR RENT AT LAKE HAWEA - LOVELY WARM HOUSE, 2 bedrooms, fully fenced, internal access garage. Available for 6 months, maybe longer. $230.00 per week. Ph 0274 780 446.

ASPIRING ART PRIZE GALA NIGHT - 11th January 6pm at the Holy Family School. Meet the artists and judges. Over $11,000 in prize money. South Island only competition. Tickets from Jim and Libbys $25 or from Yeverley phone 0274 354 848.

TREK WSD MADONE 4.5 ROAD BIKE * FULL CARBON* women's 50cm frame. Purchased brand new $4000 (bike alone) in Feb 2012. Only done literally 10 rides. Honestly, it's like new! Included is Lezyne pump, Lezyne tool bag CatEye wireless computer plus Shimano pedals. $3300 ono. Call or txt 0212 426 004.

SHOWER SURROUND - 900 X 900, plus shower mixer and head. Also, white vanity 900 wide, plus basin mixer - floor standing. All for removal. View in Wanaka by 13th Jan, Offers. Phone 0210 502 535.

HOUSE TO RENT. 3 BEDROOM IN RURAL AREA - 8 km's from town. Long or short term. Phone/txt 027 8438 901

FULL DENTURE SERVICE - NEW DENTURES, repairs, relines, partial denture. Gerald Byrne Clinical. Den.Techn. Experienced and affordable. Phone 443 9433 or 0276 348 793.

WANTED TO BUY - TIPPING FARM TRAILER Suitable for medium size tractor Phone: Pete 021 407 917

NEW FEMALE LOCAL SEEKING PERMANENT PART TIME WORK. Confident and bright communicator, self proclaimed perfectionist and completely reliable. Broad range of skills from marketing, advertising, sale and administration through to kitchen and cafe experience. Anything considered. Surprise me! Phone Jennie 0272 600 004.

DEFENSIVE DRIVING COURSEENROLMENTS FOR THE NEXT  ourse to be run during the last week of January are now being taken. The course has been enhanced and holders of both Learner and Restricted licences can now complete the course and qualify for the six month reduction of time on Restricted licence. Call Lyal on 443 5750 to enrol.

**PARTY ICE*PARTY ICE *PARTY ICE* * Available now in bulk for parties, weddings, Christmas drinks. Wanaka free delivery. Phone 0212 277 551.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN - TAKE AWAYS The best chicken 'n chips in town. Ph 443 4545.

SOIL, GRAVEL, HYDROSEEDING, earthworks, shredding. Diesel & Dust Ltd do it all. Call Sambo for all your holiday material earthworks or landscape needs. Ph 0276 099 391.

FREE TRIBEPUNCHTM CLASSES AT PROACTIVE HEALTH AND FITNESS! Experience TribePUNCHTM classes absolutely free the week of January 14th - January 18th. TribePUNCHTM is a powerful boxing/kickboxing class specifically designed to give you agility, strength, fitness and confidence. TribePUNCHTM is not only a fun way to challenge your fitness levels but you'll see measurable results...fast!  Book your free TribePUNCHTM classes now! Call now to secure your spot. Phone 443 6500, info@proactivewanaka.com

CHERRIES, SWEET CHERRIES, ARE BACK. Anderson Road Cherry Van daily from 10am. Yummy, yummy.

FEDERAL LIVE MUSIC RESUMES THIS FRIDAY from 6pm with Denis Costello with smooth blues and piano. Come on down for music on the sunny deck, drink specials and a sophisticated bar menu. 47 Helwick Street. Ph 443 5152.

KITCHEN STAFF WANTED AT LAKE HAWEA HOTEL. Please call 443 1224 for more details.

HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM GALLERY THIRTY THREE. Open 7 days, www.gallery33.co.nz. Phone 03 443 4330

'JUST FISH' IS SELLING A SELECTION OF freshly frozen free flowed Bluff fish and fresh salmon on Wednesday 12.00pm to 5.15pm at BP beside Bullock Bar entrance. Tucker 0274 376 657.

A GRATEFUL 'THANK YOU' TO MAZZY – Nan & Boyd Ottrey's gorgeous Samoyed, who tirelessly gave rides to little children by pulling them in his cart. There are lots of gorgeous photos of Mazzy at the Wanaka Holiday Gala.

BEEN TO THE SUNDAY CRAFT MARKET YET? Don't miss this week. Come and check it out. Great scenery, amazing crafts.

MATURE COUPLE LOOKING FOR A FURNISHED HOUSE or room to rent until October. Call Charlotte and Scott 0211 780 486.

FISHER WOOD BURNER PLUS FLUE for sale. Excellent condition. Phone 443 8055.

NEED A PLUMBER? Phone Wanaka Plumbing for all general maintenance and new work on 021 959 072 or a/h 443 4959.

TAME THE WILDERNESS IN YOUR BACKYARD, civilise your section. More sun, better views, less mess. Tree Tamers, Wanaka's local arborists on 0272 751 268 www.treetamers.co.nz.

A GRATEFUL 'THANK YOU' TO THOSE WHO LOANED their gazebos and tents to the Wanaka Holiday Gala – Infinity, Ray White, Locations, Paper Plus, Edinburgh Realty & Base. Thank you.

ELECTRIC BIKE - GREEN TOAD - FOR SALE. $1100. Great Xmas present. Ph 443 4315.

STAINLESS, ANTIQUED, RUSTED, BLUED, AGED and/or forged - Metalworks Wanaka has the expertise for all metal finishes. Pop into workshop to see samples and images at 54 Ballantyne Rd, ph 443 1760.  www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz Open daily.

WANAKA TAXIS - Locally owned and operated. Call 443 7623 or 0272 720 190.

THE WANAKA FARMERS MARKET HAS ALL YOU NEED for a fresh, delicious picnic by the lake. Thursday 4pm Pembroke Park.

WATER QUALITY A PROBLEM? Pure Water Central Ltd can help you with all your water filtration requirements. Water filters, water tests, ultraviolet systems, water coolers and more. Free phone Mark 0800 945 372 or 0275 021 234.

FOR RENT: STUDIO UNIT AT ALBERT TOWN. Fully furnished with wireless internet access. Suit single person or couple. $170 per week and power and gas. Phone 443 7235.

FIREWOOD  60MTHROWN. Old growth pine. Free delivery. Free stacking for the elderly. Taylor Wood. Happy winter. Phone 021 0227 4208 or 03 445 2085.

INJURED - OLD OR NEW. Don't just sit around taking painkillers. Acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine can speed up the healing process. ACC registered injuries $15, no referral required. Ph 443 8131 Eve McGregor, Wanaka Acupuncture Clinic,19 Cliff Wilson Street.

AMAZING ARTS AND CRAFTS AT THE SUNDAY CRAFT MARKET. Presents for babies, Granny and the lady who's feeding the cat!

OSTEOPATHY FOR HEALTH! A normal response to osteopathic treatment is an improvement in one's sense of health and wellbeing: a bonus to relief from pain! Book today with the Wanaka Osteopathic Clinic on 444 6783 or visit www.wanakaosteopathic.co.nz

18 YEAR OLD MALE SEEKS ACCOMMODATION in Wanaka from 13th Jan. Full time employed. Please phone Ryan 0220 939 241.

CHEF REQUIRED FOR FRANCESCA'S ITALIAN KITCHEN. Email francescas@kinect.co.nz or call 0210 760 479.

PAINTER LOOKING FOR PRIVATE WORK. No job too big or too small. Phone Ben the painter for a price on 020 4013 3350.

HOW IS YOUR RELATIONSHIP? Experiencing problems and not sure where to turn? Try ringing Women's Support. It can be hard to pick up the phone but worth it to achieve a positive result. Phone 443 1448 for confidential 24/7 service. 

FOR SALE - SOFAS 2 X 2 SEATER, red fabric, 150w x 80d x 73h. Great condition. $300 ono. Phone 0226 525 004.

WANAKA REMOVALS - MOVING WANAKA since 2009. Call now for an obligation free estimate for your next move. Local or national. Ph 443 2220.

A TIME FOR YOU... IN TOUCH MASSAGE. Michele Cotter ph 443 6311.

NEED CHILDCARE DURING THE SCHOOL HOLIDAYS? 23 year old local female available to look after your children while you work/play or babysit in the evenings. Experienced, with own transport. Phone Laura 0221 691 512 or email laura-wanaka@hotmail.com

SUPER NICE HOME FOR SALE IN LAKE HAWEA: 3 bed 2 bath with attached garage on 1253m landscaped section in Lake Hawea, on quiet cul-de-sac. Organic garden and tunnel house. Fully insulated and sunny with awesome views. Photos on trademe #APB479 call 03 443 6454 or 0210 488 698.

FOR SALE - NISSAN DATSUN. 4WD 2.7 litre. Diesel. D/cab, new tyres. $3300. Adventure Rentals. Phone 443 6050.

KITZ - SELECTED SUMMER FASHION 50% OFF. This season's fashion reduced to clear. 50% off. Kitz on Helwick. Open 7 days. www.kitz.net.nz or phone 443 7481.

THREE LITTLE KITTENS, THEY LOST THEIR MITTENS, so we told them to find new homes! Kidding! We have three adorable, amazingly well behaved, toilet trained kitties, two black and one tabby (all girls), to give away to loving homes. Ten weeks old, wormed and lovely! Call Carla 021 309 750.

MOBILE PHONES ONLY $49.95 AT CALTEX. Includes SIM card. Samsung and Vodafone available. Available at Caltex Wanaka.

WOODEN COT AND MATTRESS. Very tidy. $180. Phone 443 7403.

WANTED: EXPERIENCED BUILDER OR HAMMERHAND - immediate start. Work available until end of July. Working as part of a team with two fully qualified builders on an architecturally designed residential home. Please contact Gary at Lakeside Apartments on 03 443 0188 or 0275 507 160.

MONTESSORI CHILDREN'S HOUSE WANAKA will open for 2013 on Wednesday 23rd January. We have limited places available for children aged 3 and over and invite you to have a look around our wonderful facilities. If you would like more information or a waitpool form please contact us on 443 8389. 

SUMMERDAZE GRAND KITE DISPLAY THIS SATURDAY 12 January at Pembroke Park from midday. Bring your own kite and join in the fun. Visit www.summerdaze.co.nz

FOOD COMBINING & RAW FOOD WORKSHOP - three hour hands on learning and tasting class. Saturday 19th or 20th January at Nirvana Retreat www.nirvanaretreat.co.nz or phone Kim 443 2252. Bookings essential.

PROACTIVE GYM MEMBERSHIP $13.95 A WEEK expires August 2013. $50 joining fee. Great price, be quick. .Contact Chris on 0211 633 262 and just leave a txt.

HAIRCULTURE IS BACK TO FULL STRENGTH as the team around Irma and Guenter, Anja and Sarah have a new face with Jade. Come and see us or ring 443 9515. Happy New Year!

SIMPSON NEPTUNE, FOUR RING STOVE with warming drawer oven. Ideal for rental or holiday home. $250 ono. Phone 021 656 444.

WANAKA TEDDY BEARS' PICNIC with MoreFM. Kids don't forget your teddies, prizes to win! 11am Saturday 26 January. Visit www.summerdaze.co.nz

THE NEW WANAKA SPEIGHTS ALE HOUSE IS LOOKING FOR TALENTED Chef de Partie's and Commi Chefs who are looking to further their experience. If you would like to join our dynamic team and work in a brand new kitchen send your CV to grant@skinalive.co.nz

BAR/DUTY MANAGER REQUIRED FOR BUSY LATE NIGHT cocktail bar. Must have at least 3 years bar management experience and a high level of cocktail knowledge is also essential. Previous experience with stock control and cash management also highly desirable. Please send CV's to 145 Ardmore Street, Wanaka, 9305.

COME AND SEE US FOR ALL YOUR LANDSCAPING and home projects - timber, pavers, paint and accessories. Placemakers in Ballantyne Road.

A GRATEFUL 'THANK YOU' TO THE LIONS CLUB for their tent and food at the Wanaka Holiday Gala. We greatly appreciated your assistance.

WANAKA LAND SALE - WILLOWRIDGE SUMMER CLEARANCE. Prices slashed on 33 sections in West Meadows. Substantial cash discounts of up to $100,000 off the list price. Contact Tony Brown on 443 6905.

ONE BEDROOM FULLY FURNISHED SELF CONTAINED APARTMENT to rent - separate kitchen/living,.internet included. Available now. $230 p/w plus other bills. Stone Street area. Call 0212 386 432. 

GARAGE SALE - 100s DVDS, $2 EACH, plus other items. 19 Old Racecourse Road. Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

Wanaka Luxury Apartments is looking for a housekeeper for the summer. $15 per hour. Must be in Wanaka for 3 months or more. Please send your CV to fivestar2012@hotmail.co.nz

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN - FRIDAY HAPPY HOUR from 5.30pm until 6.30. Go in the draw to win a bar Tab. Raffles. Free bar snacks.

BBQ'S AND OUTDOOR FURNITURE - IN STORE NOW at Placemakers in Ballantyne Road get summer sorted.

THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU TO ALL those who attended and supported the Wanaka Holiday Gala, organised by the Upper Clutha Presbyterian Parish. The profits are used for the ongoing work of the Parish in our community.

EXPERIENCED WAITSTAFF REQUIRED FOR FRANCESCA'S ITALIAN KITCHEN. Barista and bar experience desirable. 93 Ardmore St. Ph 443 5599 or email cv to francescas@kinect.co.nz

THE YARD! THE ONE STOP SHOP FOR LANDSCAPING design and supplies. Bark, compost, top soil, aggregates, firewood, mulch. Delivery or loan trailer available. The Yard, 14 Reece Crescent, Wanaka 03 443 5069.

GARAGE SALE: 3 JUNO PLACE, 8AM SATURDAY 12th Jan. General household stuff.

YEAR NEW RESOLUTIONS – START 2013 with detox tips and tools for abundant energy, perfect weight, improved digestion, glowing skin, emotional balance and mental clarity at Nirvana Retreat www.nirvanaretreat.co.nz or phone Kim 443 2252.

SOLAR HOT WATER PANELS CERTIFIED to New Zealand and Australian standards, which qualify for Government grants. Now stocked locally. Lowest prices for high quality systems. Contact Nick Robertson on 0211 067 043 or a/h 443 6027.

CHALLENGE WANAKA BIKE SERVICINGA REMINDER  to not leave your bike servicing until the bitter end. Please get your bike serviced as early as you can. Call the bike shop on 03 443 8855.

3 BEDROOM TOWNHOUSE FOR RENT. Spectacular lake and mountain views. Available from early February. Phone 0272 821 000.

LOST MODEL PLANE ON FRIDAY 28TH DECEMBER. One radio controlled sailplane in the vicinity of the new development northwest of Aubrey Road and the old saw mill site. It is a thermal performance model with a wingspan of 2.4m, white fuselage, red tailplane and red and silver wing. Would anyone finding or be in possession, kindly contact Frank on 443 7732 or text 0226 154 118.

COLOURSTEEL FENCING. Same both sides. Timber fencing as at Paradiso's new site. Post and rail, wrought iron gates and fences. Handy Solutions. Phone 443 4078 or 0272 080 175.

GARDEN CARE - GET YOUR GARDEN LOOKING BETTER with help from a "Really Good Gardener". Ph Andrew on 443 7738 or 0221 366 708

PRESERVE YOUR MEMORIES. KEEP YOUR SPECIAL MOMENTS and memories safe while bringing them into the digital age. Relive the walk down the aisle or those special Christmas moments. We specialize in the transfer of VHS, HI8 and mini tapes to DVD. These ageing tapes deteriorate quicker than you may think. Visit us at Tidy Design 3 Helwick St or call us on 443 4433 and let us make the magic happen.

SURPLUS TO OUR NEEDS! 1994 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF CL 1.8 auto. Regularly serviced $2900 – goes like a wee rocket To inspect or test drive phone Marg or Bruce - 443 7454

KAYAK FOR SALE - 4.5M NECKY WITH RUDDER. Paddle included. Phone Scott at 443 2580 or 021 652 782.

WAITER/WAITRESS - HAVE FUN IN THE SUN and join the friendly busy Kai team for the rest of the summer. Experience preferred. Please call in and ask for Marj or Roger.

HAVAIANAS! BASE HAS NEW COLOURS and sizes arriving this week! So if you're about to have a jandal blowout – come see us at Base, cnr Helwick and Dunmore St. 

CHILLED/FROZEN FREIGHT NOW OPERATING WANAKA - INVERCARGILL - Wanaka same day service. Call Nick 0277 225 853 for details.

COFFEE WITH A TOUCH OF FLAIR. Come find it at Coffee Cure in the Medical Centre. Fresh juices, yummy food and a doctor to boot! Open Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm.

ASPIRING ART PRIZE GALA NIGHT - 11th January 6pm at the Holy Family School. Meet the artists and judges. Over $11,000 in prize money. South Island only competition. Tickets from Jim and Libbys $25 or from Yeverley phone 0274 354 848.

BOLD AND BEAUTIFUL EYELASH EXTENSIONS - Your house or mine $75 a set. Ph Sonya 021 970 292.

DOUBLE HAMMOCK FOR SALE $200. Never unpacked. Cost $450. Phone 0273 906 238 or 443 6211.

TONGUE-TIED AND TERRIFIED WHEN SPEAKING to a group? Public speaking one of your biggest fears? Supportive, fun, constructive - 'Speak with Confidence' course begins January 31st. For more details contact Lee Ball 443 1447 or 0273 334 909 or leeball40@gmail.com

KITCHEN STAFF WANTED AT LAKE HAWEA HOTEL. Please call 443 1224 for more details.

ART IN THE PARK ALERT - APRIL 2013. Interested artists and musicians contact Fran 021 634 478 or email: admin@artintheparkwanaka.co.nz

CHERRIES MAKE A WONDERFUL GIFT and we can send them anywhere in NZ for you from the Anderson Road Cherry Van.

WANAKA WASTEBUSTERS CAN MAKE HOLIDAYS MORE FUN – games, puzzles, books, inflatables, sports gear, clothes, raincoats, retro and other treasures. Corner Ballantyne and Riverbank Rds, open seven days 8am-5.30pm. www.wanakawastebusters.co.nz

IF YOUR NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTION WAS TO PLAY BETTER golf come down to Prembroke Putt and get your short game dialled in. Drive for show, putt for dough! Putt Putt Boom!

PAINTER LOOKING FOR PRIVATE WORK. No job too big or too small. Phone Ben the painter for a price on 020 4013 3350.

MONT BLANC ROOF BOXES, dog guards, ski, kayak, bike and roof racks available from Aspiring Auto Court. Anderson Road, phone 443 1999.

FLATMATE WANTED - LARGE FURNISHED ROOM close to town. Awesome views. Long term preferred. $120 p/w plus bills. Phone 0211 332 227.

Wanaka Luxury Apartments is looking for a housekeeper for the summer. $15 per hour. Must be in Wanaka for 3 months or more. Please send your CV to fivestar2012@hotmail.co.nz

THIS FRIDAY NIGHT AT MCGREGOR'S ON REECE we have an open mic night, hosted by Wanaka's very own Robbie McCulloch.

KITCHEN HAND - KAI WHAKAPAI CAFÉ WOULD LOVE another kitchen hand to join our busy team for the summer season. It's hard work but a fun team atmosphere and you'll gain a wealth of experience. Experienced and friendly fun team members preferred! Call Roger on 0221 741 867 or call in and speak to head chef Anna Holden.

RASPBERRY CREEK CATERING IS LOOKING FOR a part time prep chef on a casual basis. Please contact Brona on 021 989 405.

FOR AYURVEDA-ABHYANGAM FULL BODY BALANCE, self healing massage or Shirodhara, a gentle Ayurveda forehead treatment, which deeply relaxes the nervous system, call Martin 443 5712.

LANDSCAPE PLANS FOR NEW BUILDS, resource consent or garden makeovers. Practical, professional. 20+ years experience. Competitive rates. Dave Spedding (Dip Hort) 021 707 481 or 443 2721.

HAIRCULTURE IS BACK TO FULL STRENGTH as the team around Irma and Guenter, Anja and Sarah have a new face with Jade. Come and see us or ring 443 9515. Happy New Year!

CARETAKER'S AND CLEANER'S POSITION. LAKE HAWEA COMMUNITY CENTRE is calling for expressions of interest for the caretaker's and cleaner's position within our new complex. Starting time will be approximately mid to late March. Please forward CV and appropriate documentation before January 31st to: Secretary, Lake Hawea Community Centre, PO Box 40, Lake Hawea, RD 2, Wanaka.

MORE RELIABLE THAN MARY POPPINS... Need a babysitter?  Call Charlotte  0211 780 486.

WANTED: HOUSEKEEPERS, CASUAL/PART-TIME as required. Experience preferred. Wanted for immediate start. Excellent pay rates. Please contact Gary at Lakeside Apartments on 03 443 0188.

ASPIRING ART PRIZE EXHIBITION - Holy Family School 10am - 4pm 12th to 15th January. Gold coin donation entry.

LAKE HAWEA PHYSIOTHERAPY www.lakehaweaphysio.co.nz ACC and private physiotherapy treatments, therapeutic massage. Call Kaz for an appointment 443 8446 or 021 996 506.

GET 15% OFF OAKLEY AT RACERS EDGE. If you missed our Xmas special, we've extended it. Great deals on classy product.

MASSAGE THERAPIST - KAREN HAYWARD. One hour, deep tissue or relaxation massage, just $50. Phone 443 5744 or 0212 096 333.

OFFICE SERVICES - A3/A4 PRINTING, COPYING, SCANNING, faxing, email. Internet Access on computers with USB and Camera Card support. Upstairs, 3 Helwick Street.

BOAT FOR SALE - SEARAY 170 BOWRIDER, 5.2m, 1993. 3.0L Mercruiser inboard. Excellent condition. $19,500. Phone 0274 575 152.

THE WANAKA FARMERS MARKET, THURSDAY 4PM PEMBROKE PARK - fresh, delicious, locally grown food, straight from the garden to your plate!

GISH, GISH, GISH, GISH TOP NZ COMEDY live, loud and here in Wanaka. Venue Opium Thursday 10th January. Tickets $25 from Bullock Bar or $30 on the door.

EXPERIENCED WAITSTAFF REQUIRED FOR FRANCESCA'S ITALIAN KITCHEN. Barista and bar experience desirable. 93 Ardmore St. Ph 443 5599 or email cv to francescas@kinect.co.nz

YES, CALL RIKA WHEN YOU ARE ON HOLIDAY and don't know where to go for a quality hair do. I come to you. The Hair Fairy. Phone 0273 169 463.

DOG TRAINING CLASSES - Sundays 6.30pm at Wanaka Kennels. Phone Gary Wulff. K.9. behaviourist and dog trainer. Phone 0274 144 080.

FOUR BEDROOM HOME TO RENT: Daniels Terrace, $450 per/wk. Long term tenants preferred. References essential. Available mid Jan. Phone 0276 230 965.

FOR RENT AT LAKE HAWEA - LOVELY WARM HOUSE, 2 bedrooms, fully fenced, internal access garage. Available for 6 months, maybe longer. $230.00 per week. Ph 0274 780 446.

A BIG 'THANK YOU' TO RADIO WANAKA, Central Otago News, The Wanaka Sun and The Messenger for bringing the crowds to the Wanaka Holiday Gala. You were pivotal to our success. Thank you.

LAND SALE - WILLOWRIDGE SUMMER CLEARANCE at West Meadows, Wanaka. Prices slashed on 33 sections, with up to $100,000 cash discount off the list price. First in first served and limited to one section per purchaser. Contact Tony Brown on 443 6905.

VAN FOR SALE! TOYOTA ESTIMA 1992, 4wd, 2.4L, petrol. WOF and rego until March. Fully equipped for travelling. $3200. Phone 0221 737 787.

CHALLENGE WANAKA, HOME RENTAL AVAILABLE - 3 bedroom. Phone 021 556 355.

FREE TRIBECORETM CLASSES AT PROACTIVE HEALTH AND FITNESS! Experience TribeCORETM classes absolutely free the week of January 14th - January 18th. TribeCORETM is intelligently designed to bring toning, strength, stability and power to your core. If you want to better your golf swing, improve your running or cycling performance or just look amazingly hot in your bikini or boardies then book your free TribeCORETM classes now! Call now to secure your spot. Phone 443 6500, info@proactivewanaka.com

GARAGE SALE: HUNDREDS OF DVDS. Well worth a look, 19 Old Racecourse Road. 9.30am - 4pm.

SASANOKI'S RAMEN IS BRUNO'S HANGOVER remedy. If you still suffer from your holiday, try one yourself. Ph 443 6474.

HOUSE FOR RENT - FULLY FURNISHED 4 bedroom, 1 1/2 bathroom. February - July 2013. Quiet, established. Ripponlea.  Close to lake. Phone Maree 0210 331 232.

COME AND SEE US FOR ALL YOUR LANDSCAPING and home projects - timber, pavers, paint and accessories. Placemakers in Ballantyne Road.

BUILDER OR HAMMER HAND REQUIRED. Must be reliable with good references. Start date Jan 14th. Email your personal and previous work details to info@mikekinganbuilders.co.nz

FLY AND SPIDER SPRAYING. No mess with JAE Pest Control. Spraying warranted up to one year by local operator. Ph 0274 391 675 or a/h 443 1150.

FLATMATE WANTED - LAKE HAWEA - Relaxed, comfortable house. Dishwasher, WiFi, furnished. Call/ text 0273 222 170.

THE WANAKA FARMERS MARKET HAS EVERYTHING YOU NEED for a fantastic BBQ. Shop outside in the sun. Thursday 4pm Pembroke Park.

FLIGHT CENTRE WOULD LIKE TO WISH all of our clients a very happy New Year! Thank you for all of your support and bookings over the past year. We look forward to planning your next adventure...

EMPLOYMENT ISSSUES - Phone Michael Guest 443 7842 - very experienced advocate.

WANNA A CHUP BRO? COME TO MCGREGOR'S on Reece for the best fish 'n chips in town! Corner of Reece Cr and Plantation Road. Phone 443 5200.

LIVE MUSIC, FREE ENTRY - JUNGLE FARI, The Nomad, Yo Rudy all at Venue Opium Saturday 12th January. Supported by Canadian Club, drink specials all night.

FRESH FLOWERS available now at Caltex Wanaka. Market fresh, large selection, great prices. Caltex Wanaka.

ACCOMMODATION WANTED IN WANAKA for 12 month lease commencing late January 2013 for family of 4. Furnished 4-5 bedrooms. Contact David at bropo13@hotmail.com.

SAFETY GATE: VALCO SELF-CLOSING GATE, child proof, suitable for staircase. 710mmW x 785mmH. $50. Phone 443 7403.

CHEF REQUIRED FOR FRANCESCA'S ITALIAN KITCHEN. Email francescas@kinect.co.nz or call 0210 760 479.

HAVE YOU CHECKED OUT THE "TRIP DOWN MEMORY LANE?" Visit the National Transport and Toy Museum these holidays.

HARDWOOD LANDSCAPE SLEEPERS - EX RAILWAY $35.00 each - Placemakers in Ballantyne Road for all your landscape needs.

GAS FIRE/HEATER FOR SALE: FREE STANDING RINNAI Gas Heater complete with long flue. Still in place for inspection. Make an offer and take it away. Phone 0274 743 529.

RHEEM 45 LITRE HOT WATER CYLINDER mains pressure for sale. Suit kitchen, bach etc. New price $895. Sell for $500. Phone 0274 364 458.

DOUBLE MOUNTAIN BUGGY FOR SALE. Urban. Lime green with sheepskin. $350. Call 0274 437 450.

HOUSEKEEPER REQUIRED FOR WANAKA SPRINGS LODGE. Part time (mornings), casual, till late March. In town location. Call 03 443 8421.

COTTAGE TO RENT - 3 BEDROOM, FURNISHED. Off street parking and garage. 5 min walk to town. No pets. Short/long term. Mature person preferred. Phone 0274 536 959.

LASER ELECTRICAL WANAKA for all of your electrical needs. "Totally dependable". Phone Jerry Shepherd 443 5276.

FRENCH HOUSE FOR SALE - DORDOGNE REGION IN A HILLTOP VILLAGE. Picture fields of sunflowers, excellent restaurants, wine, ancient fortified towns etc. Avoid miserable winters. 4 Bedrooms. Communal pool. €110,000 (about NZ$178,000). http://www.beauxvillages.co.uk ref BVI0007717. Ph 0277 108 643.

A LARGE 'THANK YOU' TO THE RUGBY CLUB, Lakes Leisure, Ken Mitchell, Albert Town Tavern, Arts Centre, Tarras School, and Rotary for use of their equipment for the Wanaka Holiday Gala. You guys were so obliging, thank you.

FREE TEAM TRAINING CLASSES AT PROACTIVE HEALTH AND FITNESS! Experience ProActive's World-Class Team Training classes such as TribeFITTM, TribeCORETM, TribePUNCHTM and TribeLIFETM absolutely free the week of January 14th - January 18th. Achieve more than you ever thought possible and book your free training week at ProActive Health and Fitness now! Call now to secure your spot. Phone 443 6500, info@proactivewanaka.com

GARAGE SALE FRIDAY 11TH 3-8PM - two kid's bikes, adult bike, skateboard, sports & ski gear, toys, heaps of playmobile, general household items. 132 Matai Rd (corner Beech St and Matai Rd)

LANDROVER 1974 - PETROL FLATDECK. Running but available as is where is. Parked beside Hawea Garage. Offers. Phone 021 0274 5923.

FOR LONG TERM RENTAL - SPACIOUS, SUNNY, private, two bed unit. Off street park, handy location. Suit mature single/couple. $280 p/w. Call 021 0211 6230.

CHERRIES, SWEET CHERRIES, ARE BACK. Anderson Road Cherry Van daily from 10am. Yummy, yummy.

GARAGE SALE - 100s DVDS, $2 EACH, plus other items. 19 Old Racecourse Road. Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

HAY - NEW SEASON - SMALL SQUARES $6.50. Ph 0272 499 444 or 03 443 8437.

MOVING SALE TODAY WED 9TH JAN  4-6 pm 17 Rimu Lane. Queen beds, TV, couches, coffee tables, entertainment/storage units, washer/dryer, microwaves, kitchen items.

THE NEW WANAKA SPEIGHTS ALE HOUSE IS LOOKING FOR TALENTED Chef de Partie's and Commi Chefs who are looking to further their experience. If you would like to join our dynamic team and work in a brand new kitchen send your CV to grant@skinalive.co.nz

BULLOCK BAR GRILL RELAXED, FRIENDLY DINING for the whole family. 7 nights a week from 6pm till late.

FOR SALE - CARAVAN 2002 LUNAR ECLIPSE. 4.62 metres. All mod cons. Certified. Extremely tidy. $19,500. Adventure Rentals. Phone 443 6050.

DURRES IS THE 2ND LARGEST CITY IN ALBANIA, and is on the coast of the Adriatic Sea, opposite the Italian port of Bari. It is a small city by world standards, but the main port for Albania. It is historically a very old city having been founded in the 7th century BC by Greek colonists and its site has been continuously inhabited for 2,700 years.

ASPIRING ACUPUNCTURE - CHINESE HERBS, TCM TREATING all of your health, eg pain, hayfever, anxiety. ACC provider. Very experienced. Jos McLean Dip.Ac., MNZRA. www.acupuncture.org.nz, or Ph 443 6242/ 0211 639 769, acu.hawea@gmail.com

EMERSONS PILSNER ON TAP at Pembroke Wines and Spirits. Enjoy a pint in our bar or fill up a rigger to take home.

WYNDROK POTTERY, LAKE HAWEA. Handcrafted functional tableware to be enjoyed every day. Simple classical forms with glazes reflecting the colour and beauty of Central Otago. All original, hand thrown pieces, suitable for oven, microwave and dishwasher. 191 Lakeview Terrace, Lake Hawea. Open 11am - 5pm. Closed Mondays. Phone 443 1707.

PEMBROKE COTTAGE, STEWART ISLAND - Available for rent. Three minutes to shops, hotel and wharf. Sleeps six. Phone Brian 443 7933 or Janet 443 1853.

WANAKA WOOD FOR ALL YOUR TIMBER SUPPLIES - decking, weatherboard, plywood, landscape, macrocarpa, cedar. You name it! Call Roger 0272 186 397.

WORKSHOP METALWORKS, 54 BALLANTYNE RD www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz We are open for scheduling the new year's work and for browsing just what is possible in metal. Furniture, lighting, fittings, sculpture, water features or general engineering. Ph 443 1760.

AMAZING ARTS AND CRAFTS AT THE SUNDAY CRAFT MARKET. Presents for babies, Granny and the lady who's feeding the cat!

KITZ - SELECTED SUMMER FASHION 50% OFF. This season's fashion reduced to clear. 50% off. Kitz on Helwick. Open 7 days. www.kitz.net.nz or phone 443 7481.

GARAGE SALE SATURDAY 12TH JAN at 6 Wilkin Road, Wanaka. 9am. Wakeboard, dive gear, desk, baby carrier, kids bikes, and heaps more....

WANAKA TEDDY BEARS' PICNIC with MoreFM. Kids don't forget your teddies, prizes to win! 11am Saturday 26 January. Visit www.summerdaze.co.nz

WEEKEND CLEANER - KAI CAFÉ REQUIRES AN EARLY-BIRD cleaner to work each Friday,Saturday, and Sunday morning typically 6-8am, commencing 20 January. Good pay and free coffee. Please call Roger on 0221 741 867.

BOOKING KEEPING SERVICE - DONT GET BEHIND over summer. Call Barbara who has 20 years experience in GST, paye, invoicing, wages and admin etc. Great rates, friendly confidential service. Ph 443 2004 or 0211 605 648.

WANAKA DIRT BIKE RIDERS, IT'S TIME TO GET ORGANISED and to build a local Motorcycle Track and trails. The way forward is to form a club so we can work together, and with the community, to lease land and build both a kids' and adults' recreational track within the Wanaka area. We need your help to form the club and will be meeting this coming Thursday at 6pm at the Albert Town Tavern. Please come along and bring anyone and everyone you know with an interest in off road motorcycle riding. For further info, please call Graham Dunbar, on 0275HEYSPY, 443  8843 or e-mail gmdunbar@gmail.com.

2009 TOYOTA HILUX FOR SALE: 45,000 kms. Diesel automatic, 4wd. As new. Heaps of accessories. $42,000. Phone 443 6179 or 0274 391 697.

EUROGLASS - FRAMELESS GLASS SHOWERS design and installation service. Contact Adrian 0274 417 333. Showroom 12 Frederick St or phone 443 1719.

GETTING MARRIED? NEED A PERSONALIZED WEDDING DANCE? Call Rachel Erichsen, dance teacher and choreographer. Dance Out Loud Productions www.danceoutloud. Info ph 021 915 573.

KAYAK AND PADDLE FOR SALE, $200. Also, F&P paprika model oven. Good condition $200. Phone 443 7427.

HAIR THOU ART WORKSHOP AND MOBILE specialising in natural products. Luminart colour, low-no ammonia, with kakadu plum, bamboo extract, sunflower and olive. Creative techniques, texture waves, body waves, spiral waves. Weddings, hair-ups, hair extensions and dreadlocks. Phone Kirstin on 443 9545 www.hairthouart.co.nz.

SUNGLASSES FROM $8.99 AT CALTEX, all this summer. Various styles available including driving, polarised, fashion, etc. Caltex Wanaka.

WANTED TO RENT 2-3 BEDROOM UNFURNISHED HOUSE with double garage for long term 1-2 years from Jan/Feb, by mature business woman. Phone 0212 540 534.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN - NEW SUMMER MENU. Scallops wrapped in bacon, smoked salmon salad and plenty more. Great food at an affordable price. Great kids' menu, 3 courses for $7.50. Friendly staff and a great atmosphere. Courtesy coach 443 4545.

LUGGATE HOTEL - LIVE MUSIC IN THE GARDEN BAR every Sunday. Looking after the locals since 1867.

HOUSEKEEPER REQUIRED FOR PERMANENT POSITION. Immediate start, approx 20 - 30 hours per week. Contact Lauren at Aspiring Campervan Park on 0272 777 451.

KITE-MAKING WORKSHOP THIS FRIDAY. Kids, design and create your own kite with guidance from professionals. 10am, 12.30pm or 3pm Friday 11 January, Lake Wanaka Centre. Bookings recommended. Visit www.summerdaze.co.nz

THE YARD! THE ONE STOP SHOP FOR LANDSCAPING design and supplies. Bark, compost, top soil, aggregates, firewood, mulch. Delivery or loan trailer available. The Yard, 14 Reece Crescent, Wanaka 03 443 5069.

A HUGE 'THANK YOU' TO THE 'PARENTS' of all the farmyard animals at the Wanaka Holiday Gala. Didn't you love Robert the Rabbit, the 2 donkeys, 3 hens and bantam with 2 chicks, the 2 dressed Chinese Silkies, and beautiful dogs! 

CHALLENGE RACE DAY MAINTENANCE COURSE at Racers Edge. Thursdays 6pm – 3rd and 10th January 2013. How to change a flat; how to use CO2 cartridges; minor gear adjustments. $10. Max 20 people, bookings a must. Ph 03 443 8855.

COMPUTER NOT RUNNING LIKE IT USED TO? No worries, call Your Computer Geek to get it back to its former glory. Ph 0211 184 392.

CLOTHES DRIER - FISHER & PAYKEL AUTO SENSONG DRIER - 10 years old. We no longer use it $60. Ph 0275 668 902.

WANAKA WELLNESS CENTRE. Professional therapies, treatments and services: Massage, Acupuncture, Physiotherapy, Bowen, Beauty Therapy, Reflexology, NLP, Yoga, Detoxification, Weightloss, Far Infrared Sauna, Studio hire. 24 Dungarvon Street. Visit www.wanakawellness.co.nz for list of services or phone 443 4668.

FOR ALL PROPERTY MAINTENANCE, enhancement and improvement, contact Property Maintenance and Services. Phone 443 9080 or 0274 595 799. Professionals in property care since the 1980's.

MONARCH BUTTERFLIES - SWAN PLANTS with caterpillars. Fun for all the family. Follow the Monarch life cycle. Wanaka Mitre 10.

FINALLY, A STUPENDOUS 'THANK YOU' TO THE GALA TEAM – Lesly Stewart, Heather Malcolm, Helen Brooks, Alon & Tracy Mayhew, Graham Taylor, andLynne Fegan. Well done, guys.

A MIGHTY 'THANK YOU' TO ALL THE WORKERS who slaved on the food stalls at the Wanaka Holiday Gala. A fantastic job feeding the masses!!

MASSAGE VOLUNTEERS WANTED TO HELP WITH CHALLENGE WANAKA on Sat 19th. Join the Locations Volunteer Team and fill out a form at Locations Real Estate on Helwick Street or sign up online - www.challenge-wanaka.com

RIESLING IN WANAKA IS NOBLE VINES, SCHIST GRAVELS, CLEAN AIR, crystal water, wildflowers, hot days and cool nights... Taste our summer of Riesling at Rippon's Cellar door, open daily, 11am-5pm.

WHY DOES MESSENGER ADVERTISING WORK? Because your target market is searching for your ad - make it work for you. Online, by email or even over the counter. It is easy to place your advert - 11 Brownston St, Wanaka. Phone 443 7804 or www.mymessenger.co.nz. By email to messenger@printit.co.nz

JOHN DEERE RIDEON MOWER 102, 5 speed manual. Excellent condition. No further use. Comes with catcher. $3000. Phone 443 7427.

FOR RENT: COSY 2 BEDROOM SEMI FURNISHED COTTAGE. Sunny with log fire. Deck. Large private section with off street parking. Available from end of January 2013 for long term rent. Phone 443 0045. www.accommodationwanaka.com

SUMMER SPECIAL - GREEN FIREWOOD for sale for next year. Discount. Ph Brent 0274 403 054 or Kevin 021 512 510.

SOLAR HOT WATER MAINTENANCE and trouble shooting. 8 years of experience and understanding. If your solar isn't working, or you need some advice, call Nick Robertson on 0211 067 043 or a/h 443 6027.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED - TO HELP WITH CHALLENGE WANAKA on Sat 19th. Still lots of positions available. Fill out a form at Locations Real Estate on Helwick Street or sign up online - www.challenge-wanaka.com  

GILLESPIE PASS WILD WALK - TAKE THE HASSLE OUT of the tramping and join us for this 4 day trip in the Wilkin-Young area. Light packs, food supplied, transport organised. Includes two nights camping (weather permitting) and jet boat out. Join our scheduled trip 9-12 Mar or get your own group together for a private trip. Check out www.aspiringguides.com or visit us upstairs 99 Ardmore St, Wanaka, ph 443 9422.

ANOTHER BIG 'THANK YOU' TO MITRE 10, A & P SOCIETY and vintage car owners for your welcome assistance with the Wanaka Holiday Gala.

ROOM AVAILABLE IN A 5 BEDROOM HOUSE. Hedditch St. $140 p/w, internet and power included. Phone 0212 629 084.

MONS ROYALE HAS AN AWESOME RANGE of summer weight merino at Base. Perfect for those summer bike missions and trips up Mt Iron! Base, for everything Mons Royale.

WOODYS POOL COMP EVERY THURSDAY AT 7PM. Free entry. Cash and bar tabs to be won. $6 tap beer.

CHILD MINDER WANTED FOR AFTER SCHOOL WORK starting Term 1. Must have driver's licence. For more information phone 443 5454

BULLOCK BAR BOTTLE STORE - GREAT PRICES and plenty of parking, Open 7 days till late. Speight's 24s $35.99.

WANAKA WI-FI HOTSPOT - LAKEFRONT, CBD AND PARTICIPATING CAFE-BARS. Superfast Internet VDSL2 Highspeed Broadband. Timecodes from Internet Cafe, upstairs 3 Helwick Street.

SANCTUARY DAY SPA IS SEEKING A PART TIME massage therapist and a beauty therapist to join our team. Please contact Vanessa at 03 443 0827 or 0211 305 723 or dayspa@oakridge.co.nz

TOYOTA CARIB STATION WAGON FOR SALE: 1992, AWD, 1600. Runs well. 190k on clock, roof racks, WOF to 8/7/2013, registered to 18/6/13. $1500 ono. Phone 443 6454.

CRAFT MARKET THIS SUNDAY, MARKET CORNER, Pembroke Park, 10am. Handmade New Zealand arts and crafts direct from the artists to you.

CREEK SUNDAY SESSIONS ARE ON! This week it's the Nomad featuring Jungle Fari and B.Rok for some sunny Sunday beats on the deck. All welcome. Happy hour 5.30 - 6.30pm. Tapas, burgers, hot salads, cabinet food. All fresh and delicious. Made on site.

RIESLING IS AN AROMATIC GRAPE VARIETY that can be made as a dry, off dry or sweet wine depending on the producer's style. A highly expressive variety, Riesling's character is true of the place in which it has grown. What better way to drink in summer whilst sipping Wanaka's own at Rippon Vineyard's Cellar Door. Open daily, 11am - 5pm.

BEEN TO THE SUNDAY CRAFT MARKET YET? Don't miss this week. Come and check it out. Great scenery, amazing crafts.

TV AND FILM ACTING WORKSHOPS! SUMMER HOLIDAY workshops for kids and teenagers, intensive classes for adults. Email screenactingotago@gmail.com for info and registration. Classes for all levels, come and learn about acting for television and film with NZ actress and agent Holly Shanahan - Underbelly NZ, Outrageous Fortune, Power Rangers, Second Hand Wedding.

GARAGE SALE 107 MT IRON DRIVE, SATURDAY12th, 9am - 4pm. Kids toys, clothes, kitchen things. Roofing items - spouting, downpipes, brackets, screws, tools etc. Phone 443 5285 for details.

HOUSEPERSONS REQUIRED: We would love you to join our hardworking, enthusiastic team on Fridays and or Saturdays. Great atmosphere and good rate of pay. Please phone 443 8350.

LARGE QUANTITY OF CARPET AND UNDERLAY FOR SALE. Colour - mushroom. Still down. Come and inspect and make an offer. Phone 443 8055.

WHY DOES MESSENGER ADVERTISING WORK? Because your target market is searching for your ad - make it work for you. Online, by email or even over the counter. It is easy to place your advert - 11 Brownston St, Wanaka. Phone 443 7804 or www.mymessenger.co.nz. By email to messenger@printit.co.nz

EMERSONS PILSNER ON TAP at Pembroke Wines and Spirits. Enjoy a pint in our bar or fill up a rigger to take home.

HOUSE FOR RENT: 3 BEDROOM. Quiet street, surrounded by reserve. Meadowstone. Awesome family or couple's home. $400 per week. Phone 0274 277 276.

YES, CALL RIKA WHEN YOU ARE ON HOLIDAY and don't know where to go for a quality hair do. I come to you. The Hair Fairy. Phone 0273 169 463.

HAIRCULTURE IS BACK TO FULL STRENGTH as the team around Irma and Guenter, Anja and Sarah have a new face with Jade. Come and see us or ring 443 9515. Happy New Year!

PRESERVE YOUR MEMORIES. KEEP YOUR SPECIAL MOMENTS and memories safe while bringing them into the digital age. Relive the walk down the aisle or those special Christmas moments. We specialize in the transfer of VHS, HI8 and mini tapes to DVD. These ageing tapes deteriorate quicker than you may think. Visit us at Tidy Design 3 Helwick St or call us on 443 4433 and let us make the magic happen.

WANAKLEAN DOG - GROOMING, CLIPPING and bathing. Call Emily on 0275 110 282 to make an appointment.

TO RENT - TWO BEDROOM MODERN FLAT, walking distance to town centre. Long term tenant(s) preferred. Ph 443 7016 or 0272 269 681.

Wanaka Luxury Apartments is looking for a housekeeper for the summer. $15 per hour. Must be in Wanaka for 3 months or more. Please send your CV to fivestar2012@hotmail.co.nz

MOVING SALE TODAY WED 9TH JAN  4-6 pm 17 Rimu Lane. Queen beds, TV, couches, coffee tables, entertainment/storage units, washer/dryer, microwaves, kitchen items.

LUGGATE HOTEL - LIVE MUSIC IN THE GARDEN BAR every Sunday. Looking after the locals since 1867.

KAYAKERS WANTED FOR PRACTICE SWIM AND on Race Day for Challenge Wanaka on Sat 19th. Kayaks available if needed. Join the Locations Volunteer Team and fill out a form at Locations Real Estate on Helwick Street or sign up online - www.challenge-wanaka.com

LASER ELECTRICAL WANAKA for all of your electrical needs. "Totally dependable". Phone Jerry Shepherd 443 5276.

LANDSCAPE PLANS FOR NEW BUILDS, resource consent or garden makeovers. Practical, professional. 20+ years experience. Competitive rates. Dave Spedding (Dip Hort) 021 707 481 or 443 2721.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN - FRIDAY KARAOKE with Nasty Neil from 8pm. Ace of Spades. Jack pot is up to $350. Your number gets drawn, you get to pick a card. Pokies!! Courtesy coach ph 443 4545.

YOGA 1-1 IN YOUR OWN HOME, or with your friends. Call Nicola 0273 584 465.

SOIL, GRAVEL, HYDROSEEDING, earthworks, shredding. Diesel & Dust Ltd do it all. Call Sambo for all your holiday material earthworks or landscape needs. Ph 0276 099 391.

LOST - BLACK CAT IN HUNTER CRESCENT AREA. If found, please ring 443 7014.

CUSTOM DIGITAL IS WANAKA'S AUDIO VISUAL SPECIALIST. Let us customise a multi-room audio system for your home. Contact Peter Cartlidge 443 5138 or Ryan Jones 021 382 141 or www.customdigital.co.nz

ONE BEDROOM FULLY FURNISHED SELF CONTAINED APARTMENT to rent - separate kitchen/living,.internet included. Available now. $230 p/w plus other bills. Stone Street area. Call 0212 386 432. 

FLATMATE WANTED - LARGE FURNISHED ROOM close to town. Awesome views. Long term preferred. $120 p/w plus bills. Phone 0211 332 227.

THIS FRIDAY NIGHT AT MCGREGOR'S ON REECE we have an open mic night, hosted by Wanaka's very own Robbie McCulloch.

GARAGE SALE: HUNDREDS OF DVDS. Well worth a look, 19 Old Racecourse Road. 9.30am - 4pm.

MISSING: LARGE TABBY CAT CALLED TANA. Possibly heading back to Warren St or Stone St area from Peninsula Bay. Please contact 0274 250 829.

WWW.WANAKAACUPUNCTURE.CO.NZ - to see how acupuncture and Chinese medicine can help you or call 443 8131.

A LARGE 'THANK YOU' TO MINI MUSCLES, PLUNKET, AND BNZ - for making your equipment available at the Wanaka Holiday Gala.

KITZ - SELECTED SUMMER FASHION 50% OFF. This season's fashion reduced to clear. 50% off. Kitz on Helwick. Open 7 days. www.kitz.net.nz or phone 443 7481.

WANAKA REMOVALS - SPACE AVAILABLE RETURNING from Picton, approx 18th January to Wanaka 20th. Call now to book your space. Ph 443 2220.

ASPIRING ART PRIZE GALA NIGHT - 11th January 6pm at the Holy Family School. Meet the artists and judges. Over $11,000 in prize money. South Island only competition. Tickets from Jim and Libbys $25 or from Yeverley phone 0274 354 848.

BOOKING KEEPING SERVICE - DONT GET BEHIND over summer. Call Barbara who has 20 years experience in GST, paye, invoicing, wages and admin etc. Great rates, friendly confidential service. Ph 443 2004 or 0211 605 648.

THE WANAKA FARMERS MARKET HAS ALL YOU NEED for a fresh, delicious picnic by the lake. Thursday 4pm Pembroke Park.

BOLD AND BEAUTIFUL EYELASH EXTENSIONS - Your house or mine $75 a set. Ph Sonya 021 970 292.

A MIGHTY 'THANK YOU' TO WANAKA WASTEBUSTERS, and all our grounds crews for their invaluable contribution to the Wanaka Holiday Gala. You guys rock!

PAINTER LOOKING FOR PRIVATE WORK. No job too big or too small. Phone Ben the painter for a price on 020 4013 3350.

CARPET & UPHOLSTERY CLEANING - Contact your local operator of JAE Cleaning and Pest Control. For quality steam or dry cleaning and the best in stain removal, phone 0274 391 675 or a/h 443 1150.

FOR SALE: 20FT SHIPPING CONTAINERS - steel or insulated. Aspiring Cranes. Phone 0274 344 308.

SWAN PLANTS WITH CATERPILLARS - Now in store. Watch the caterpillars change to Monarch butterflies. Wanaka Mitre 10.

FOR SALE - HONDA ODYSSEY. 2000 model. Auto Tiptronic. Tidy people mover. Mags, 7 seater. $6995. Adventure Rentals. Phone 443 6050.

GHETTO BLASTAH PLAYING LIVE at the Bullock Bar Saturday January 12. Queenstown's finest!!!

KITCHEN STAFF WANTED AT LAKE HAWEA HOTEL. Please call 443 1224 for more details.

MASSAGE THERAPY - SPORTS MASSAGE, DEEP TISSUE, relaxation. Treatment work and stress relief. Ursula Krebs Dipl.Massage Therapist. Phone 0276 602 271. Mobile service available 7 days.

FOR SALE BATTERY CHARGER 2.5 AMP. End your flat battery problems! Self adhesive waterproofing membrane, .9m x 4m approx. Tel 443 9993.

MODELS WANTED: 2 X MALE, 2 X FEMALE (25 - 45 YEARS) AND 2 X KIDS (7-8 years) for International Outdoor Clothing Company photo shoot in Wanaka Feb 2013. Casting to be held Sunday 27th January, 11am - 1pm in the Print It Showroom (beside Print It), 11 Brownston Street, Wanaka. Must be available the week of the 25th February. Generous remuneration - no agencies please. Email arna.craig@onlineworks.co.nz for more information or phone 0220 684 968

MUSIC LESSONS! ALWAYS WANTED TO LEARN TO PLAY an instrument? Lessons available in saxophone, clarinet, flute and piano. Classical to modern, qualified teacher. Helen Carter 021 2921 485 or email wanakamusic@gmail.com

WANTED LONG TERM RENTAL FOR LOCAL FAMILY. References available. Please phone 443 5454 or 027 2737 183

KAYAK AND PADDLE FOR SALE, $200. Also, F&P paprika model oven. Good condition $200. Phone 443 7427.

WANAKA LAND SALE AT WEST MEADOWS - WILLOWRIDGE have slashed the prices on 33 sections for January/February only. Substantial cash discounts available on a first in first served basis. Contact Tony Brown at Willowridge on 443 6905.

ACCOMMODATION OPPOSITE MERCY HOSPITAL DUNEDIN. One Bedroom studio, spacious with kitchen facilities. $79 per night. Freephone 0800 788 346.

WANAKA WASTEBUSTERS RECYCLES AND REUSES more than you think: scrap metal, computers, TVs, building materials, polystyrene, household goods, cardboard. Come and see us on your way to the tip.

IF YOUR NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTION WAS TO PLAY BETTER golf come down to Prembroke Putt and get your short game dialled in. Drive for show, putt for dough! Putt Putt Boom!

KITE-MAKING WORKSHOP THIS FRIDAY. Kids, design and create your own kite with guidance from professionals. 10am, 12.30pm or 3pm Friday 11 January, Lake Wanaka Centre. Bookings recommended. Visit www.summerdaze.co.nz

A BIG 'THANK YOU' TO THE UPPER CLUTHA TRANSPORT Company and Allied Concrete for enabling the Wanaka Holiday Gala to have 'Alibi' entertaining the crowds.

EAST MATUKITUKI DISCOVERY TREK 16-17-18 Jan. Head into the remote East Matukituki away from the crowds in Wanaka for a 3 day walk in spectacular surrounds. Spend two nights at our comfortable camp and explore beech forests and waterfalls, and enjoy the incredible views of Mt Aspiring. Includes everything. Light packs. Check out www.aspiringguides.com or visit us upstairs 99 Ardmore St, Wanaka, ph 443 9422.

SUPER NICE HOME FOR SALE IN LAKE HAWEA: 3 bed 2 bath with attached garage on 1253m landscaped section in Lake Hawea, on quiet cul-de-sac. Organic garden and tunnel house. Fully insulated and sunny with awesome views. Photos on trademe #APB479 call 03 443 6454 or 0210 488 698.

WANT TO BE CHALLENGED AND HAVE FUN? 'Speak with Confidence' public speaking course begins January 31st. For more details please contact Lee Ball 443 1447 or 0273 334 909 or leeball40@gmail.com

SENIOR HAIRDRESSER WANTED - AMAZING OPPORTUNITY available for a focused, energetic stylist who has exceptionally high standards to join our team. Full time and competitive wage for a long term position. Minimum of 4 years experience required. All applications will be treated confidentiallly. If this sounds like you, please email your CV to vphairsalon@gmail.com

LIVE MUSIC, FREE ENTRY - JUNGLE FARI, The Nomad, Yo Rudy all at Venue Opium Saturday 12th January. Supported by Canadian Club, drink specials all night.

SOLAR HOT WATER PANELS CERTIFIED to New Zealand and Australian standards, which qualify for Government grants. Now stocked locally. Lowest prices for high quality systems. Contact Nick Robertson on 0211 067 043 or a/h 443 6027.

WILLOWRIDGE SUMMER LAND CLEARANCE - PRICES SLASHED on 33 sections in West Meadows by up to $100,000. Limited to one section per purchaser. Contact the developer on 443 6905.

FOUR BEDROOM HOME TO RENT: Daniels Terrace, $450 per/wk. Long term tenants preferred. References essential. Available mid Jan. Phone 0276 230 965.

GISH, GISH, GISH, GISH TOP NZ COMEDY live, loud and here in Wanaka. Venue Opium Thursday 10th January. Tickets $25 from Bullock Bar or $30 on the door.

LUGGATE HOTEL - OPEN FOR LUNCH AND DINNER 7 days. Looking after the locals for 146 summers and still going strong.

CHEF REQUIRED FOR FRANCESCA'S ITALIAN KITCHEN. Email francescas@kinect.co.nz or call 0210 760 479.

HARDWOOD LANDSCAPE SLEEPERS - EX RAILWAY $35.00 each - Placemakers in Ballantyne Road for all your landscape needs.

OFFICE SPACE AVAILABLE - ONE TO TWO ROOMS in business area. Perfect for small business that wants to move out of home. Good rates. Available from January 15th. Call Emma on 021 686 431.

MATURE COUPLE LOOKING FOR A FURNISHED HOUSE or room to rent until October. Call Charlotte and Scott 0211 780 486.

FULL DENTURE SERVICE - NEW DENTURES, repairs, relines, partial denture. Gerald Byrne Clinical. Den.Techn. Experienced and affordable. Phone 443 9433 or 0276 348 793.

CASUAL WORKER WANTED - FOR WASHING UP (dishes, glasses, crockery etc) for busy hire company. Full day every Monday and Tuesday - Phone Hayden on 0276 644 624.

BULLOCK BAR GRILL RELAXED, FRIENDLY DINING for the whole family. 7 nights a week from 6pm till late.

DOUBLE MOUNTAIN BUGGY FOR SALE. Urban. Lime green with sheepskin. $350. Call 0274 437 450.

OFFICE SPACE TO RENT, APPROX 50 SQM, UPSTAIRS, awesome views, next to architect. 3 Frederick St. Market rates. Call owner 0212 862 120.

CHALLENGE WANAKA, HOME RENTAL AVAILABLE - 3 bedroom. Phone 021 556 355.

CRAFT MARKET THIS SUNDAY, MARKET CORNER, Pembroke Park, 10am. Handmade New Zealand arts and crafts direct from the artists to you.

YOUNG AND ENTHUSIASTIC FRONT OF LINE person required for immediate start at Aspiring Campervan Park, includes housekeeping nights and weekends. Approx 40 hours per week. Must have full driver's licence. No experience necessary. Contact Lauren 0272 777 451 for interview.

A MASSAGE...IT'S HEALING. IN TOUCH MASSAGE call Michele Cotter on 443 6311.

BRIAR DELL NURSERY & LAVENDER FARM - Great variety of lavenders, drought tolerant perennials, succulents and herbs. Also handcrafted natural lavender products. SH6 Cromwell (next to Ripponburn Home) Open Wednesday - Sunday, 10am - 5pm. Ph 03 445 0068.

HOUSE TO RENT. 3 BEDROOM IN RURAL AREA - 8 km's from town. Long or short term. Phone/txt 027 8438 901

LIFESTYLE FOR SALE - 5 ACRES. Wooden 3 bedroom house with 2 bathrooms, 9 years old, fully insulated. Very sunny with 360° mountain views. Established garden and shed/garage. 15 mins from town. $575,000. Trademe #CXG890. Phone 443 5712.

WHILE-YOU-WAIT LPG FILLS AVAILABLE from 6am until 11pm every day at Caltex Wanaka.

CRAYON AT BASE - AWESOME men's and womens basics range, T's from $29.99 and hoods from $69.99 only at Base.

WOODEN COT AND MATTRESS. Very tidy. $180. Phone 443 7403.

COMPUTER NOT RUNNING LIKE IT USED TO? No worries, call Your Computer Geek to get it back to its former glory. Ph 0211 184 392.

SENIOR HAIRDRESSER REQUIRED - WE HAVE AN OPENING for a senior hair stylist. Apply in person at Alice Hair, 123 Ardmore St or call 021 425 423.

A HUGE 'THANK YOU' TO WANAKA NEW WORLD AND WANAKA FOUR SQUARE for their stunning assistance with the Wanaka Holiday Gala. Your helpfulness was truly appreciated.

SUCCULENT CARDRONA MERINO LAMB - available from Boyd Ottrey.Phone 03 443 7449 and at the Wanaka Farmers Market, Thursdays 4-6pm, Pembroke Park.

TOYOTA CARIB STATION WAGON FOR SALE: 1992, AWD, 1600. Runs well. 190k on clock, roof racks, WOF to 8/7/2013, registered to 18/6/13. $1500 ono. Phone 443 6454.

HANDY SOLUTIONS FOR ALL HANDYMAN TASKS engineering, gates, fences, pergolas, decks, steel and timber work, shade sails and general repairs. You name it, we'll do it. Phone 443 4078 or 0272 080 175.

WANAKA'S NEWEST LAUNDROMAT has expanded further! Now more oversized washers and 9 dryers. Light, bright, fast laundering at Caltex Wanaka.

MERCEDES BENZ ML320, 2001 - 3.2 V6 4WD, 161,000 kms. Leather trim. Rego and WOF. Tow bar. Thule ski racks. $10,995. Adventure Rentals. Phone 443 6050.

HAVE YOU CHECKED OUT THE "TRIP DOWN MEMORY LANE?" Visit the National Transport and Toy Museum these holidays.

SUMMERDAZE GRAND KITE DISPLAY THIS SATURDAY 12 January at Pembroke Park from midday. Bring your own kite and join in the fun. Visit www.summerdaze.co.nz

YOGA - NEW TERM STARTING  MONDAY 14TH - If you would like more information please contact Jill, 443 7655, txt 0220 685 434, jillmidgley@slingshot.co.nz

ALBANIA IS A SMALL COUNTRY IN THE BALKANS. It shares borders with Greece, the Republic of Macedonia, Kosovo and Montenegro. By European standards, Albania is a poor country - with high unemployment, a dilapidated infrastructure, widespread gangsterism and disruptive politics. With the end of Communism, many Albanians fled the country, migrating initially to Italy then to other European countries as well.

VERBAL AND EMOTIONAL ABUSE can be a reflection of your partner's problem, not yours. For confidential help and support for women of all ages, phone Women's Support on 443 1448. 24/7 free service. Confidentiality guaranteed.

THE NEW WANAKA SPEIGHTS ALE HOUSE IS LOOKING FOR TALENTED Chef de Partie's and Commi Chefs who are looking to further their experience. If you would like to join our dynamic team and work in a brand new kitchen send your CV to grant@skinalive.co.nz

SUMMER IS HERE! PHEW!! GET A FREE beach towel with every pair of Bolle Sunglasses at Racers Edge - whilst stocks last.

LIFESTYLE BLOCK MAINTENANCE, MOBILE SHEARING, fence repair, farm and machinery service and repair. Call Mark 0274 403 339. Email stretch.fx@xtra.co.nz

FOR RENT: PARTLY FURNISHED, TWO BEDROOM wooden cottage, ideal for anyone who needs to work in town. Open plan living, dining, kitchen and breakfast bar. Heat pump and includes all white ware. Off street parking and located close to the centre of town and lake. Phone 443 0045. www.accommodationwanaka.com

SAFETY GATE: VALCO SELF-CLOSING GATE, child proof, suitable for staircase. 710mmW x 785mmH. $50. Phone 443 7403.

CONSOLE GAMING LOUNGE - FEATURING XBOX360 Live: Battle, Race, Sport or watch a favorite movie upstairs at Controller Freaks. 3 Helwick Sreet.

FREE TEAM TRAINING CLASSES AT PROACTIVE HEALTH AND FITNESS! Experience ProActive's World-Class Team Training classes such as TribeFITTM, TribeCORETM, TribePUNCHTM and TribeLIFETM absolutely free the week of January 14th - January 18th. Achieve more than you ever thought possible and book your free training week at ProActive Health and Fitness now! Call now to secure your spot. Phone 443 6500, info@proactivewanaka.com

TREE CARE PROFESSIONALS - PRUNE, SHAPE, THIN, remove damage risk, improve your view. Crown reduction, tree removal, increase sunshine! Free quotes from Tree Tamers 0272 751 268 or www.treetamers.co.nz

MORE RELIABLE THAN MARY POPPINS... Need a babysitter?  Call Charlotte  0211 780 486.

CONGRATULATIONS TO SUNNY ECKROYD, winner of the New World grocery raffle for the Wanaka Holiday Gala. Thank you to all who purchased tickets – please support us again in 2014!

WANTED TIDY FLATMATE - 2 minutes from town in new house. $130 p/w plus power. Phone 0210 538 894.

TO RENT: UPSTAIRS APARTMENT IN STONEY CREEK AREA 2 bedrooms (1 double, 1 single). Fully furnished.  Close to town, very sunny. Own garage, power, WiFi, Sky TV included .$275 per week. Ph 443 5566.

TREAT YOUR SELF - Nurturing, peaceful environment. Lomi lomi, hot stone massage, MLD with Maryann. Ph 443 6463 or 0211 101 160

CARPET FOR SALE: HOUSE LOT OF MEDIUM BLUE plush pile synthetic, in good condition. Still in place for inspection. Make an offer and take it away. Phone 0274 743 529.

PJ PARTY IN THE WANAKA LIBRARY. Enjoy some special fun after hours. Thursday 24 January. Don't miss special guest Wonky Donkey. Bookings recommended. Visit www.summerdaze.co.nz

MT IRON JOINERY – CLEAR OUT SALE. Logan Table belt sander, 3 phase, perfect operating condition $1500. Ph 443 8075. Viewing strictly by appointment after working hours.

CREEK SUNDAY SESSIONS ARE ON! This week it's the Nomad featuring Jungle Fari and B.Rok for some sunny Sunday beats on the deck. All welcome. Happy hour 5.30 - 6.30pm. Tapas, burgers, hot salads, cabinet food. All fresh and delicious. Made on site.

MOBILE PHONE VEHICLE CHARGERS FROM $19.99. Available now at Caltex Wanaka for IPhone/IPod, Micro USB, Nokia and ZTE. 

BARISTA AND FRONT OF HOUSE POSITION AVAILABLE, full time for the right person. Only apply if you are a fully experienced barista, have a passion for hospitality and are prepared to work hard within a fun team. Long term residents only please. Send CV to raspberrycreek@gmail.com and put in subject line rock star barista. Job starts immediately.

LUMINATE, EARTH-FRIENDLY FESTIVAL ON THE CRYSTAL MOUNTAIN of Canaan Downs Golden Bay. Music, dance and culture with a focus on environmental sustainability, intentional community, knowledge share. Family friendly event with 24 hours of music, dance in the day or under the stars! Tickets available from Wanaka info centre (i-Site) www.luminatefestival.co.nz

TINT-A-WINDOW / SOLAR PROTECTIVE FILMS Fade, U.V block, heat, glare control. Privacy and frosted films. Free quotes. Ph 0800 368 468 or view our website www.tintawindow.co.nz

FREE TRIBEFITTM CLASSES AT PROACTIVE HEALTH AND FITNESS! Experience TribeFITTM classes absolutely free the week of January 14th - January 18th. TribeFITTM not only increases your strength and endurance, but also burns fat and calories to produce functional full body fitness leaving you looking and feeling amazingly fit. Book your free TribeFITTM classes now! Call now to secure your spot. Phone 443 6500, info@proactivewanaka.com

GALLERY33. SUMMER STOCK SHOW for the month of January. Please come and enjoy Lukeke wall birds, Miranda Parkes, Bing Dawe and Ian Scott, plus new jewels from Penelope Barnhill. Open 7 days. www.gallery33.co.nz

GARAGE SALE FRIDAY 11TH 3-8PM - two kid's bikes, adult bike, skateboard, sports & ski gear, toys, heaps of playmobile, general household items. 132 Matai Rd (corner Beech St and Matai Rd)

MAGICAL MAKARORA! THE SIBERIA, YOUNG AND WILKIN VALLEYS: The Blue Pools, The Bridal Track, The Nature Walk. Call in and say 'hello' to the friendly people at Makarora Tourist Centre's shop, café and bar – sit on the sunny deck, watch the birds, have a great coffee or stay awhile in one of our classic 'A' frame chalets – we're just a 45minute drive up the road on SH6. Ph (03) 443 8372. www.makarora.co.nz

ZUMBA FITNESS® CLASSES WITH YAEH - Shimmy and shake up your summer evenings with the fun latin dance-inspired cardio workout that is Zumba Fitness! Classes Monday 6.30pm and Wednesday 7pm in town at the Presbyterian Church Hall, Tenby Street. $10 per class and everyone welcome! For more info contact Yaeh - 021 0279 5639, visitwww.zumbalove.co.nz. Find 'Zumba Wanaka' on Facebook!

A BIG 'THANK YOU' TO THE FIRE BRIGADE & ST JOHN for allowing children the experience of sitting in their vehicles at the Wanaka Holiday Gala.

MODERN WARM SUNNY 3 BEDROOM, 2 BATHROOM HOUSE easy walk to centre of town. Established garden with fruit trees and vegie patch. Suit long term tenant, prefer family. $335pw. Call Dan on 021 2082 471

WANT TO TRY PILATES? THEN CALL 443 1711 to book your slot on our 6 week mat Pilates classes for only $95. Classes start January 21st. Core Strength Pilates, the smart way to exercise. Pregnancy and new mum's class available as well as Level one and two classes. Get in quick as spaces are limited.

FISHER & PAYKEL 6.5KG TOP LOADER WASHING MACHINE for sale(WA65T60GW1). 18 months old, in excellent condition. Only selling as new house has washing machine included. $650 ono. Phone 021 151 5466.

 

THE WANAKA FARMERS MARKET, THURSDAY 4PM PEMBROKE PARK - fresh, delicious, locally grown food, straight from the garden to your plate!

SASANOKI'S NEW MENU is very well accepted with most of what we started with 4 years ago remaining on lunch. Come dine at Sasanoki. Ring 443 6474 to book your table.

RIESLING IN WANAKA IS NOBLE VINES, SCHIST GRAVELS, CLEAN AIR, crystal water, wildflowers, hot days and cool nights... Taste our summer of Riesling at Rippon's Cellar door, open daily, 11am-5pm.

BBQ'S AND OUTDOOR FURNITURE - IN STORE NOW at Placemakers in Ballantyne Road get summer sorted.

MOBILE PHONES ONLY $49.95 AT CALTEX. Includes SIM card. Samsung and Vodafone available. Available at Caltex Wanaka.

FREEVIEW SATELLITE DECODERS from $99.00. Excellent decoder, sensational price. Barnetts Radio & TV, your local satellite specialists. Phone 03 443 7961, 021 737 247 or www.wanakatv.co.nz

THE KOWHAI DEN AND APARTMENT FOR SALE - Lake Hawea 2 bedroom/ 2 bathroom/ 2 kitchens/ 2 homes in one. Opportunity for rental income. Unique, well designed home built by carpenter/owner for Central Otago conditions. Includes 18 jet spa bath, solar hot water with wetback, wood-burner, double glazing, mix of adobe style 6 inch thick walls with weatherboards upstairs. Established 1595sqm landscaped section with native trees. 100m walk to lakefront reserve Tel: 443 8971 or 027 2813 138

A MASSIVE 'THANK YOU' TO THE WORKERS AND CONTRIBUTORS for all the wonderful goodies in the marquee. You pulled out all the stops to give us quality product to sell at the Wanaka Holiday Gala.

EXPERIENCED WAITSTAFF REQUIRED FOR FRANCESCA'S ITALIAN KITCHEN. Barista and bar experience desirable. 93 Ardmore St. Ph 443 5599 or email cv to francescas@kinect.co.nz

METALWORKS WANAKA GALLERY, 54 BALLANTYNE opened 7th January, (workshop opens 14th January.) Creative expertise in metals. Design, manufacture, modification & repairs. www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz. Ph 443 1760 taking new work now.

$3 SUNGLASSES, $2.50 HAT with neck flap. Hot value, cool prices. Upstairs Spencer House Mall.

THE PAINT POT (NZ) Top quality work guaranteed. Special finishing, wall papering and all your painting needs. New work and redecorations throughout. 15 years experience. Phone Caspar 021 565 393 or 443 4958. References available.

DO YOU NORMALLY BOOK YOUR AIRFARES on the Internet? Did you know Wanaka Flight Centre has the Low Airfare Guarantee*? Why would you book anywhere else!!! *Terms and conditions apply, phone 03 443 4101 or email wanaka@flightcentre.co.nz

CHERRIES MAKE A WONDERFUL GIFT and we can send them anywhere in NZ for you from the Anderson Road Cherry Van.

SCUBA & SKIN-DIVING LESSONS FOR CHILDREN 7+ years at Wanaka Pool! Term starts Wed 6/02/2013 7-8pm. Fantastic confidence booster/pre-training for PADI Jnr Open Water Course. Ph 443 4954 – scuba.steve@xtra.co.nz – www.scubasteve.co.nz/kidsprograms.htm

TAME THE WILDERNESS IN YOUR BACKYARD, civilise your section. More sun, better views, less mess. Tree Tamers, Wanaka's local arborists on 0272 751 268 www.treetamers.co.nz.

LONG TERM MONTHLY RENTAL - LAKE HAWEA holiday home. 3 bedroom, furnished, log burner, $250wk. Non smokers preferred. Late Jan to Dec 2013. Ph 0273 647 063 or 03 488 0313.

MASSAGE AT WANAKA HEALTH, providing pain recovery management for all repetitive strain, sport training injury or long term ailments. A tailored massage to your specific needs. Your body is our priority. Gift vouchers available for Xmas. $67.50 for 3 x half hour massage visits at Wanaka Health value $150. Discount 55% save $82.50. Phone 443 7055. The team at Wanaka Health wish you all a Happy New Year. They offer chiropractic, physiotherapy, acupuncture and massage therapy services. As an integrative clinic, you can be sure that you'll receive the very best combination of treatments to ensure the fastest possible recovery. Life, Growth, Movement.