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16 January 2013



CUSTOM CABINETS AND SHELVING - CUTIT JOINERY are Registered Master Joiners. Call 443 5031 or 0274 911 955 for a free quote.

LUCKY LASTS AT BASE! CHECK OUT the sale rack of lucky lasts women's fashion at Base. Cnr Helwick and Dunmore St, Wanaka.

BE IN TO WIN AN AVANTI MOUNTAIN BIKE, courtesy of World Travellers Wanaka and Bike It Now. All you need to do is jump on line and sign up to join the Locations Volunteer Crew this Sat 19th Jan for Challenge Wanaka. All sorts of other great spot prizes available at the Locations Volunteer Wrap Party on Sunday - Sign up on www.challenge-wanaka.com to Volunteer.

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

TO RENT - TWO BEDROOM MODERN FLAT. Walking distance to town centre. Long term tennant(s) preferred. Unsuitable for children or pets. $220 per week. Ph 443 7017 or 0272 269 681.

STILL NOT MAKING THAT SWIM TIME you want? Lucky, because Racers Edge still have 15% off Blue Seventy wetsuits. Call in for fitting and demo. Phone 03 443 7882.

VW GOLF 1994 182,000KM FOR SALE. Good condition, runs well. $3000 (includes 2 new spare tyres). Phone 443 7454.

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. 

BALLET - CLASSES FOR ALL AGES AND ABILITIES - New adult class. Resume 4th Feb. For more info, 2013 timetable and to enrol – Visit: www.dancewanaka.co.nz or call Anna on 021 575 569.

SCHOOL UNIFORM CLEARANCE - skorts, shorts, trousers, sizes 2 to 14. Big Tums Little Bum. Ph 443 2340.

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

FOR SALE - EVERLAST BOXING BAG $75 ono. Retro Morgan lounge suite green. Black vinyl swivel chairs $200 ono. Phone Kerri 443 9383.

GIB STOPPER WANTED - SOUTHERN STYLE INTERIORS SEEK SOMEONE with previous stopping experience, or  willing to train the right person. Must have own vehicle. Job is long term. Ph 021 531 977.

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.

FOR SALE: F&P FROSTFREE FRIDGE FREEZER $180, F&P washingmachine $150, F&P stainless dishwasher $250, 3 x single beds and mattress $30 each. Briggs and Stratton lawnmower $80, rimu drawers, x 3 sets, $90. Ph 0274 927 555. 

OAKRIDGE RESORT IS LOOKING FOR a public area cleaner - approx 30 hours per week. Please call 03 443 0003.

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

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.

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

MEDICAL SECRETARY, SELF EMPLOYED, LOOKING FOR additional work. Typing speed 70-80, good references. I speak 4 European languages. Based in Wanaka. Please phone 03 443 1286.

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.

FESTIVAL OF COLOUR WILL BE HERE SOON!! Programme released February 14th. Check out our new website and make sure you sign up for email updates or register your interest as a volunteer – www.festivalofcolour.co.nz. Be our friend on Facebook and follow us on Twitter #festivalcolour.

WATER BLASTING..... HIGH & LOW PRESSURES. Roofs, spouting & drain clearing, driveways & paths, fences & swimming pools, cattle crates & cool store wash-downs. Phone Restoration Blasting Central Otago Ltd. Toll free 0800 2 BLAST, 0800 225 278.

PIANO TO GIVE AWAY. Phone 0275 666 230.

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.

FOR SALE: F&P FRIDGE FREEZER $300. Phone 443 7130.

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

PET CARE SERVICES WANAKA. Loving care for your dog at my home while you're on holiday. Cat minding - daily visits to your home. Dog walking also available. Phone 0212 011 121.

WEST COAST COTTAGE BY THE TURNBULL RIVER - a 1/4 share in this beautiful old Totara plank cottage has become available. Ph Craig 0276 469 419 or email info@hatchfishing.co.nz

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

YOU BOUGHT ENOUGH PRESENTS FOR EVERYONE at Christmas, now it's time to treat yourself! Unbeatable deals on mountain bikes and road bikes at the Bike Lounge, 12 Frederick St, Wanaka. Open every Friday and Saturday morning. Come and see Matt and John or call us on 03 428 4270. Join the hundreds of happy customers and never pay full retail for bike or triathlon gear again!

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

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

RETIREMENT CATEGORY VISA. Has anyone successfully applied? British couple would be interested in learning of your experience. Please phone 021 0279 3349.

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.

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

GARAGE SALE - ALL HOUSEHOLD ITEMS and tools. Queen bed, cushions, baskets, bedding, collectables, furniture. 9am - 12pm, Sunday 20th January, 2 Skylark Place, Lake Hawea (off Moraine Place.) Ph 021 0292 8383.

SASANOKI HAS HAZLEDINE PINOT NOIR by the glass. Try the velvety elegance of the wine along with Sasanoki dishes, or Bruno will keep tasting until it's gone behind the new counter. Yum yum...

MASSAGE IN WANAKA - PROFESSIONAL MASSAGE THERAPY without the spa price. In the 'Challenge'? Book in this week or next and receive a complimentary recovery Far Infrared Sauna. We're 100 metres from the finish line at Wanaka Wellness Centre. Phone 443 8448. Simply good massage since 1992.

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

WEED FREE MULCH - ROOT PROTECTION AND MOISTURE for your trees/shrubs. From $60 per 6m3 delivered in Wanaka. Put your name on Tree Tamers list 443 6454. www.treetamers.co.nz

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.

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

HOUSE TO RENT. HAWEA, 3 BEDROOM. Private. Quiet. Phone 03 7500 868.

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.

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.

YOGA WITH STELLA. Monday at 6.15pm, Wednesday at 6.15pm. Wanaka Wellness Centre. Contact 0210 655 259 or stellaevesenior@gmail.com

LUGGATE HOTEL - LUNCHES AND DINNER. OPEN 7 DAYS from 11am. Great selection of local wines and a sunny, sheltered garden bar to sit in.

PART TIME POSITION AVAILABLE at Soul Clothing starting end of January. Retail experience preferred but not essential. Must be able to work weekends. Email resume to sally@soulclohting.co.nz or drop into the store - Spencer Mall. www.soulclothing.co.nz

SELLING - FILING CABINET, METAL, 3 DRAWER 50 x 65 x100cm high $100. Desk - with 3 drawers 60 x 120 x 75cm high $50. Table (petticoat) $15. Phone 443 5245 or 021 996 133.

GREAT LAKE HAWEA DUCK RACE, this Sunday 20th, $10 per duck, $1000 first prize,.Total Prize money $2750. Ticket available from  Sailz Lake Hawea, Lake Hawea Holiday Park, Lake Hawea Motors, Cheeky Monkey Ardmore St, Wanaka Fine Wools Helwick St.

KIDS - SOUTH BEACH & RADIO WANAKA INVITE YOU to the Lake Hawea Gala Day this Sunday. We're going to be running cool gala day events including sack races, 3 legged races, a tug o war and a lolly scramble. There'll be some very cool prizes from South Beach Helwick Street including vouchers and clothing. This Sunday Peter Fraser Park Lake Hawea from 2pm.

ABCTUTORING - GET YOUR KIDS ON TRACK for the new school year. Private. Maths, science and English tutoring. Email: abctutoring@hotmail.co.nz

LAUNDRY HAND REQUIRED - minimum of 35 hrs per week, including one permanent weekend day. Please email your CV to service@centrallinen.co.nz or call in on Thursday 17 between 2 and 4pm to Central Linen Service – 82 Anderson Road.

FOR SALE: QUEEN SIZED MATTRESS AND BASE Therapedic, very good condition $210. Will deliver Wanaka area. Kayak (Riot) with paddle and sprayskirt $200. Compressor Tooline 40L with 10m hose and airgun, hardly used $200. Vanity unit 1.2m as new with taps and fittings $70. Phone 443 2413.

LAKE HAWEA HOTEL ARE LOOKING FOR CASUAL wait staff for functions. Please call 443 1224 if interested.

GALLERY33 - SUMMER STOCK SHOW showcasing our favourite pieces. Miranda Parkes, Lukeke, JS Parker, Katie Thomas and Ian Scott. Open 7 days. www.gallery33.co.nz

SUMMER SALE ON NOW AT SOUL CLOTHING!! - Spencer House Mall www.soulclothing.co.nz

A HUGE THANK YOU TO ALL OF THE LOCAL BUSINESSES who have contributed to the $10,000 prize purse at the Contact Tri 'Doddsy Challenge' this Friday night. Tony Dodds will take on some of the world's best this Friday night on the lakefront - come and enjoy the fun! Thanks to NZTRI.co.nz, Lonestar Wanaka, Selectrix Wanaka, Edgewater, Lake Wanaka Tourism, Sujon Berries, Sailz Lake Hawea, Mike Greer Homes, Doddsy's Hunting, Radio Wanaka, The Messenger, the Bike Lounge and the Lake Outlet Holiday Park.

GLASSWARE FOR HIRE - FOR ALL YOUR PARTY HIRE needs call Brent at Wanaka Marquee & Party Hire on 443 8966.

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.

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

WANTED: LONG TERM HOUSE RENTAL 3-4 BEDROOMS, unfurnished preferred, for family of 5. Looking for modern, warm, with good living space. Please contact Dean 021 403 076 or email dean@rookieacademy.com

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.

OFF ROAD TRIATHLON, MOUNTAIN BIKE, MULTISPORT and Running events right here in Wanaka on Feb 23rd and 24th. The Summer Send Off has an event for everyone. Check it out online at www.summersendoff.co.nz

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.

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.

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.

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

CREEK HAPPY HOUR IS 5.30 - 6.30 EVERY Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. $4 pints, $5 house wines, $5 Guinness and some tapas, and nibbles to help you unwind. 5 for $50 or $12.50 each and hot salads. Perfect summer food.

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

FROST SALE - ALL SUMMER FASHION 30% OFF. Don't miss out on great deals!

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

WORLD WAR 2 PARACHUTE wooden mantelpiece from old fire place, and old style wallpaper needed for wedding. Happy to hire or purchase. Please call Amanda 021 494 123.

SALE! SALE! SALE! ON NOW AT SOUL CLOTHING - Spencer Mall. 20-60% off Wish, One Teaspoon, Diesel, Elwood and much more. www.soulclothing.co.nz

PEMBROKE PUTT - GREAT IN TOWN FAMILY FUN,18 holes of entertainment. Located behind New World at 67 Brownston Street. Open from 10 am till later, the perfect after dinner exercise. Drive for show, putt for dough!

DUTY MANAGER - WE ARE CURRENTLY SEEKING a talented retail sales professional to join our Betty's Liquorstore Wanaka team. A full time Duty Manager is required for evening and weekend shifts. You will be responsible and reliable with exceptional customer service skills. Experience in Liquor Retail, and current New Zealand General Manager's Certificate advantageous. Interested? Email your application or queries to wanaka@bettys.co.nz.  Drop your resume into the store.

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

MALTESE CROSS TOY POODLE PUPPIES x 4 for sale. 1 male, 3 female, born 1 December 2012. Long soft silky coat of champagne colour. Vet checked at 48 hours, wormed at 4 weeks. Vaccinations done on 11th January. All puppies eating well. All have vet books with history of health checks done by Wanaka Vets. $650 male, $850 female ono. Phone 03 443 4578, 0272 201 466. Can email pictures. penmanpr@xtra.co.nz

GOLF CLUBS FOR SALE - IDEAL FOR BEGINNERS Including bag, clubs, balls and tees. Sets from $80. Contact 0220 863 740.

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

 

'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.

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

PAT BENATAR WITH YELLO! RETURN DOOR-TO-DOOR TRANSPORT. Individual seats or hire a van for you and your friends. $35 return per person. Call 0800 443 5555 or info@yello.co.nz to book.

SHOTOVER SUNSHINE FESTIVAL - THE OFFICIAL WARM UP PARTY featuring Sunshine Sound System (DJ downtown brown & MC KPz). Giveaway prizes each night worth more than $1500 including 3 x Shotover Sunshine Festival standard tickets worth $450, 2 x Shotover Sunshine Festival VIP tickets including $50 bar tab worth $600, 3 x SSF bar tabs worth $150 for existing ticket holders. Electric Eyewear & I-ware Fri 18 Jan at Mint Bar Wanaka. Get in early or miss out on this epic event.

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.

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

HAWEA RIVER DUCK RACE AND GALA DAY. Live entertainment and attractions for the whole family. This Sunday from 11am, Peter Fraser Park, Lake Hawea.

SUNDAY SESSION AT CREEK EVERY SUNDAY - Playing this week 20th is the Nomad and friend C:She. There's no better way to enjoy a sunny Sunday, happy hour 5.30 - 6.30, starts 3-8pm.

DEVON DAIRY FARMS IS LOOKING FOR AN AGRICULTURE MACHINERY operator. Experience in all aspects of cultivation plus digger and loader work. Experience in boom spraying would be an advantage. Must be availabe to work most weekends if necessary. Good hourly rate, must be a team player. Truck class 5 licence preferred. Good environment. Send CV to mike.thompson@devondairy.co.nz or phone mike on 0274 799 474.

FOR SALE - BLACK LEATHER LOUNGE SUITE. Excellent condition. Phone 0212 662 748.

FRENCH INDO CHINA WAS PART of the French colonial empire in South East Asia. It included present day Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia and for a period even Thailand (Siam). In April 1954, France relinquished any claim to territory in the Indo China peninsula.

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

4M X 4M PARTY GAZEBO $100. 2 white leather swivel bar chairs $25 each. Wooden table and six leather chairs $1000. 3 x 2 seater couches $300 each. Phone 0274 605 748.

TOUCH RUGBY DRAW 8  6:30PM - WiiNotFit vs TouchMeThere - Ref D. ParkBoys vs TouchNGo - Ref CantTouchThis. TouchingCloth vs Storm - Ref Base. Edgewater vs Stack - Ref Oldates. 7:00pm TroutBar vs CantTouchThis - Ref ParkBoys. Stags vs GenieWallet - Ref WiiNotFit. OldMates vs Unknowns - Ref Storm. PhilthyBandits vs Base - Ref TouchNGo.

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.

PONY POO - GOLD FOR YOUR GARDEN!- 7/4 trailer load delivered, Ph/txt Grace or Julia 443 4494, 027 509 1972

CHALLENGE WANAKA: WANT TO WATCH THE CHALLENGE in comfort? Head to Lalaland for a great view of the event! Above Relishes and open from midday. Good luck to everyone who is participating.

RESTAURANT AND KITCHEN STAFF NEEDED for a busy town restaurant. Right attitude toward work most important. Please text or call 021 500 310.

ASPIRING TRAMPOLINING HAS RE-OPENED for holiday sessions, after school classes, open sessions and private lessons. Enrol now for Term 1. All classes filling up fast. Email: aspiringtrampolining@xtra.co.nz or call/txt 0212 038 798.

MARQUEES FOR HIRE - 4x4, 8x4, 5x5, 6x6, 9x6, 12x6, 10x5, 10x10, 10x15, 10x20, 10x25,10x30. Call Brent on 443 8966.

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

FOR SALE - MAC JERSEY 92CM and MAC winter trousers. Size 10. Ph 0210 369 007.

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

PESTICIDE FREE APRICOTS - Central Otago tree ripened. Ready to go. 10kg-$45, 20kg-$80. Ph 03 445 4306 or 0276 807 351.

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 SALE - 2ND HAND KITCHEN. Extremely tidy order, two benches 2m and 2.55m plus sink and taps. Lots of cupboards. Suit bach/crib. Offers. Call 021 0211 6230.

FLYROD AND REEL FOR SALE. New $290. XL Marmot down jacket, new $170. Ph 021 0274 5923.

LUGGATE HOTEL SUNDAY SESSIONS This week the 20th we have The East. Get along and enjoy a cold cider in our beer garden.

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.

METALWORKS DESIGN, MANUFACTURE, MODIFY and repair all things metal. Expertise in metal finishes. Pop into our dispay space to see the possibilities. 54 Ballantyne Rd, phone 443 1760. www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz

BULLOCK BAR BOTTLE STORE - Plenty of parking and plenty of great deals. Speight's 24's $35.99, Lion Brown 18 pk cans $19.99, and Gilbey's Gin $30.

PART TIME BOOKKEEPER REQUIRED FOR SMALL SPORTS CLUB  Must be organized and experienced with cashbook manager and have own computer with internet access. Work from home. Suit retired or person on leave. Phone 03 443 1543 or 021 280 4416.

2- DAY YOGA DETOX AND RAW FOOD RETREAT 2-3 Feb. Yoga, raw food and healing and 7 day retreat 22-29 Feb. Check my website for details www.alignedtolife.com

BERRY PICKERS WANTED. Ph 443 4248.

FOR SALE - TOTAL GYM 1000. The complete exercise machine. Hardly used. Offers. Phone 443 8128 evenings.

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

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.

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.

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

SPECIALISED HARDROCK SPORT MOUNTAIN BIKE 26" wheel, 17.5" medium frame, 24 speed. A few scratches, otherwise in very good condition. Very little use. Suit 12 year plus $275 ono. Phone 03 443 5980.

GREAT SUMMER FOR GROWING THINGS. Give us a call if your trees are unruly. Tree Tamers, Wanaka's local arborists. Phone 0272 751 268.

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

YOGA SESSIONS -  Sundays 9-10.30 am at the lake, weather permitting, Monday eve 7-8.15pm. Call/txt Carmen  021 0221 5409/443 2202: Sadhana Living http://www.thesadhanastudio.com/

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

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.

BULLOCK BAR GRILL - WANAKA'S BEST KEPT SECRET. Open every day from 6pm till late. Great food for a fair price.

GOOD MORNING VIETNAM! - An unorthodox and irreverant DJ began to shake up things when he was assigned to the US Services radio station in Vietnam during the Vietnam war. The DJ was sent to build morale, his strategy to keep them laughing - his problem staying out of trouble with his superiors. The film "Good Morning Vietnam" was loosely based on the experiences of said DJ.

MONARCH BUTTERFLY CATERPILLARS - Swan plants now available at Wanaka Mitre 10, with eggs and caterpillars. Fun for everyone.

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.

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 Phone 443 7481.

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.

HEALTH FACT -ONE-THIRD OF THE WORLD POPULATION is at risk of zinc deficiency and almost half of the world's cereal crops are deficient in zinc. A simple 10 second test can reveal your zinc status. Holistic Healthcare. Ph 443 5991. At Wanaka Wellness Centre.

LEAD GUITARIST REQUIRED FOR ESTABLISHED, Wanaka based cover's band. Must be professional, versatile and committed for the long-term. Applicant preferably has great skill and personality with a "team player" attitude. All enquiries to: new_guitarist@xtra.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.

RENTAL,1 BEDROOM BEAUTIFUL SCHIST COTTAGE, fully insulated, log burner, bath and shower, lovely views, quiet rural setting, set on 11 acres,12 mins from town, washing machine, dish washer, free internet. Ph 03 443 1984, 027 443 1984.

THIS SATURDAY AT MCGREGOR'S ON REECE we have Tony, all the way over from Haast, playing some great acoustic tunes for you all. 7pm, see you there.

MOUNT ASPIRING COLLEGE YEAR 7 ENROLMENTS - Have you completed and returned the enrolment and house day forms which were in your Year 7 enrolment pack?  If not, please return these to the college ASAP. 

PART TIME POSITION AVAILABLE at Soul Clothing starting end of January. Retail experience preferred but not essential. Must be able to work weekends. Email resume to sally@soulclohting.co.nz or drop into the store - Spencer Mall. www.soulclothing.co.nz

SASANOKI'S JAPANESE OF THE WEEK: "moutakusan" (mow-tuck-sun) meaning "had enough". We've had enough bad weather this summer, windy or rainy or too hot! Bring on the Wanaka summer!

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.

SMALL MOTEL REQUIRES A MATURE housekeeper/receptionist, experience preferred. Housekeeping hours, Friday, Saturday, Sunday 9.30am-1pm approx. With view to doing a full day split housekeeping/reception. Please email your details and experience to Chris at housekeepingreception@yahoo.com  for an interview.

EASTER HOME RENTAL AVAILABLE - 3 bedrooms. Phone 021 556 355.

MASSIVE GARAGE SALE AT ODD SPOT. 10am - 4.00 this Saturday. Odd Spot on the corner of Anderson Rd & Link Way. See you there for loads of cool stuff at giveaway prices. All must go!!

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.

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

FRIDAY NIGHT AT MCGREGOR'S ON REECE - we have Robbie McCulloch playing from 7pm. Come and listen to some sweet tunes while you have dinner.

SUNDAY SESSION AT CREEK EVERY SUNDAY - Playing this week 20th is the Nomad and friend C:She. There's no better way to enjoy a sunny Sunday, happy hour 5.30 - 6.30, starts 3-8pm.

GOPRO HERO3 SILVER & BLACK CAMERAS NOW IN. They'll be gone in a flash, so come in to get yours today! MT Outdoors 17 Dunmore St. Ph 443 2888.

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.

SALE: SURPLUS FIRE EXTINGUISHERS from a recent project going cheap. New in the box with bracket 2.5kg ABE dry powder fire extinguishers $85 each. Phone Aotea Security Central on 0800 800 403.

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.

19TH JAN SAT NIGHT? DATELESS? WANT TO ESCAPE THE KIDS? - Challenge Wanaka needs you to help bring the athletes over the finish line. There are still spaces on the Locations Volunteer Crew, especially Sat evening. A great way to meet new people and be involved. Please register online - www.challenge-wanaka.com

JUNIOR TOUCH!! STARTS BACK UP ON THE 21ST January. Years 3-4 at 4.30pm, and years 5-6.at 5pm.Looking forward to seeing you all there.

SUMMER REJUVENATION: EMPOWERING, PERMANENT CHANGE to good health, happiness and consciousness. Women's health programmes, yoga, massage, ayurvedic rejuvenation therapies, in depth consultations, 2013 Sattvic  healing yoga Retreats -  Wanaka/Nelson. Call Carmen at Sadhana Living http://www.thesadhanastudio.com/

WANAKA PRESCHOOL -THE LONGEST ESTABLISHED CENTRE in Wanaka - has places available in both of our centres. The Korimako room is for children from 18 months to 3 ½ years, the Kereru room is for children from 3 ½ to 5 years old. We are a community based early childhood centre dedicated to providing high quality education for your pre-schoolers. We will have limited spaces this year, so don't hesitate. Check out our website www.wanakapre.school.nz or visit us anytime at 106 Tenby Street.

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

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

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.

TOYOTA CORSA 1997, 168,000KM. GOOD RELIABLE CAR. $2500 WOF and rego current. Ph 443 5566 or 0211 713 224.

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.

WEED FREE MULCH - ROOT PROTECTION AND MOISTURE for your trees/shrubs. From $60 per 6m3 delivered in Wanaka. Put your name on Tree Tamers list 443 6454. www.treetamers.co.nz

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.

FESTIVAL OF COLOUR WILL BE HERE SOON!! Programme released February 14th. Check out our new website and make sure you sign up for email updates or register your interest as a volunteer – www.festivalofcolour.co.nz. Be our friend on Facebook and follow us on Twitter #festivalcolour.

SATURDAY 19TH JANUARY - AFTER 3 YEARS IN WELLINGTON Wanaka boys Gimik, Method & Yanik are back for a one night DnB throw down, accompanied by one of Aotearoa's finest mc's Timmy P MC! With support from local badman The Don, this one's set to be a rager so get ya rave boots out and come have a drink or two! Free entry.

INTERNATIONAL DJ AT OPIUM THIS SATURDAY "Marco Polo (Berlin). Playing a selection of Electroswing, Balkin Beats, Bollywood, Afrobeat, Cumbia, Gypsy! Free entry from 9pm.

MOUNT ASPIRING COLLEGE END OF YEAR REPORTS - Have you received your child's end of year report? If not, these are now available for collection from the college office.

PAIHIKARA - DIY BICYCLE WORKSHOP. Tools. parts, tuition, labour. All for koha. Now at Oanaka Urban Collective, Brownston Street, Wednesday to Friday, 4-7pm. Ph 0210 582 172.

MIDWIFE! MIDWIFE! FREE PREGNANCY TESTS. Home or hospital births. All visits in your own home. Full antenatal, labour birth and post natal care offered. Call to discuss your options. Sage Femme Midwifery. Call 021 373 165 Wanaka.

IS YOUR GARDEN BEYOND MERE TIDYING? In need of major renovations? Call Tree Tamers for a new look: Wanaka's Professional Arborists 0272 751 268 or www.treetamers.co.nz

DO YOU WANT TO EARN EXTRA $$? WE REQUIRE AN EXPERIENCED cleaner for part time roles in the Wanaka and Albert Town areas. Flexible shifts and hours available! If this sounds like you send a CV to valkiriamachado@hotmail.com

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

CUTE SUMMER DRESSES from Jorge are available in Cherry, 39 Helwick St.

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

FOR SALE: SINGLE BEDS X 2 with pine headboards. Excellent condition. $150 each. Pine bedside cabinets x 2 $50 each. Phone 0276 373 318.

ENJOY AYURVEDA FULL BODY MASSAGE to rejuvenate the body and other Ayurvedic therapies to relax the nervous system. To enquire, call Martin on 443 5712.

NEW KITCHENS OR RENOVATING THE OLD CUTIT KITCHENS are Registered Master Joiners. Call 443 5031 or 0274 911 955 for a free quote.

FORD ECONO VAN AKA "HARRY" - Lwb, 1992. No wof, no reg. Comes with lots of camping gear. $1000. Ph 021 350 715.

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

WANTED CAR OR 4X4 IN NEED OF mechanical repair. Must have good body. Phone/text 0272 923 855.

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.

GREAT MOUNTAIN BIKE FOR SALE 2012 BMC SPEEDFOX 29er full suspension, almost new! Only $2400.  Size: 585/420. Call 021 0221 8639.

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

FOR SALE - ONE QUEEN AND SINGLE BEDS, student desk, two heaters. Phone 0212 662 748.

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 Phone 443 7481.

FOR SALE: CHARCOAL BARBEQUE $45, child's portable cot mattress and bedding $60, wooden stepladder $20. All in good condition. Phone 443 9132.

KIDS - SOUTH BEACH & RADIO WANAKA INVITE YOU to the Lake Hawea Gala Day this Sunday. We're going to be running cool gala day events including sack races, 3 legged races, a tug o war and a lolly scramble. There'll be some very cool prizes from South Beach Helwick Street including vouchers and clothing. This Sunday Peter Fraser Park Lake Hawea from 2pm.

RACERS EDGE WOULD LIKE TO SAY "GOOD LUCK OUT THERE" to all competitors in Saturday's Challenge Wanaka full and half distance Tri events. Our three mechanics will be patrolling different sections of the bike course and available to all riders. Have fun!

HO CHI MINH CITY - SAIGON - as it was renamed after the fall of the city to northern invading forces duing the hotly contested  (and often contraversial) Vietnam War. The city boasts charming French colonial architecture and wide boulevards - the legacy of its period under French colonial rule. It was sometimes referred to as the "Pearl of the Orient". Today it is a bustling city, the streets choked with traffic and it's over 9 million population continues to grow rapidly.

SCHOOL UNIFORM CLEARANCE - skorts, shorts, trousers, sizes 2 to 14. Big Tums Little Bum. Ph 443 2340.

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

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

MILKING GOATS FOR SALE - Quiet 3yr old Sable-Saanen doe $220. 1yr old Toggenburg doe, ready to get in kid $150. Must go together or somewhere with other goats. Ph 443 2331.

UNDER WATER CERAMIC SPECIALIST REQUIRED - Yes, there is a vacancy for a dishwasher at Cheeky Monkey Cafe, full time or part time, please drop a CV into the Cafe, 71 Ardmore Street.

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

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.

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

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

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

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. 

HAWEA RIVER DUCK RACE AND GALA DAY. Live entertainment and attractions for the whole family. This Sunday from 11am, Peter Fraser Park, Lake Hawea.

FOR LONG TERM RENTAL - Spacious, sunny and private two bedroom unit. Off street parking, handy location. Suit single/mature couple. $280 p/w. Call 021 0211 6230.

WANAKA TENNIS - WEDNESDAY EVENING MIXED DOUBLES COMPETITION. Starts Wednesday Feb 13th. Get a team of 2 men, 2 ladies and 2 subs together for 7 weeks of good tennis fun and a lovely social meal at the Club to follow. Pick up entry forms from the Tennis Club or download them from our website: www.wanaka-tennis.net.nz For more info or queries ring Rhian Nicholl, Club Captain 443 9118 or 0276 164 663 or nrnicholl@xtra.co.nz

UP TO 50% OFF TRIATHLON GEAR AT THE TRIATHLON SALE pop up store next to Print It, 11 Brownston St, Wanaka. Open every day 9am - 5pm this week. Unbeatable deals on all things triathlon including blueseventy and Orca gear, carbon race wheels, High 5 nutrition and much more. Open on race day too! Don't miss out!

WANAKA SPEIGHTS ALE HOUSE is seeking experienced wait staff.  Please email: grant@skinalive.co.nz.

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

PLENTY OF BERRIES. PICK YOUR OWN boysenberries and raspberries. Open all day. Ph 443 4248.

FOR SALE: KAYAK (RIOT) WITH PADDLE and sprayskirt $200. Queen sized mattress and base -Therapedic. Very good condition $210. Will deliver Wanaka area. Vanity unit 1.2m as new with taps and fittings $70. Compressor Tooline 40L with 10m hose and airgun, hardly used, $200. Phone 443 2413.

LAUNDRY HAND REQUIRED - minimum of 35 hrs per week, including one permanent weekend day. Please email your CV to service@centrallinen.co.nz or call in on Thursday 17 between 2 and 4pm to Central Linen Service – 82 Anderson Road.

THIS SATURDAY AT MCGREGOR'S ON REECE we have Tony, all the way over from Haast, playing some great acoustic tunes for you all. 7pm, see you there.

SHOTOVER SUNSHINE FESTIVAL - THE OFFICIAL WARM UP PARTY featuring Sunshine Sound System (DJ downtown brown & MC KPz). Giveaway prizes each night worth more than $1500 including 3 x Shotover Sunshine Festival standard tickets worth $450, 2 x Shotover Sunshine Festival VIP tickets including $50 bar tab worth $600, 3 x SSF bar tabs worth $150 for existing ticket holders. Electric Eyewear & I-ware Fri 18 Jan at Mint Bar Wanaka. Get in early or miss out on this epic event.

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.

GREAT SUMMER FOR GROWING THINGS. Give us a call if your trees are unruly. Tree Tamers, Wanaka's local arborists. Phone 0272 751 268.

FROST SALE - ALL SUMMER FASHION 30% OFF. Don't miss out on great deals!

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

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

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

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.

WORLD WAR 2 PARACHUTE wooden mantelpiece from old fire place, and old style wallpaper needed for wedding. Happy to hire or purchase. Please call Amanda 021 494 123.

PEMBROKE PUTT - GREAT IN TOWN FAMILY FUN,18 holes of entertainment. Located behind New World at 67 Brownston Street. Open from 10 am till later, the perfect after dinner exercise. Drive for show, putt for dough!

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.

SINGLE BED - INNER SPRUNG BASE and mattress $50. Phone 443 6021.

IS YOUR HEALTH AN ASSET OR A LIABILITY? Natural health solutions from Acne to Zinc deficiency. Comprehensive analysis, professional treatment protocols, practitioner strength natural medicine, lifestyle and dietary programmes. Holistic Healthcare. Ph 443 5991. At Wanaka Wellness Centre.

FOR SALE TOYOTA CORROLLA 1993, hatch back, 1.3ltr. WOF and rego, $2500. Phone 0273 679 940 or 443 1495.

WHITEWATER KAYAK AND PADDLE. Well used, but good condition. For river or lake. $180 ono. Ph 0278 564 869.

NEW HOUSE FOR RENT LONG TERM 2 DOUBLE BEDROOMS, garage, heat pump, sunny and warm. Easy-care garden, great views. Situated quiet street 12 mins (honest) walk to town. $325 per week. Unfurnished. Available 21 Jan. Call 0211 713 224.

LUGGATE HOTEL - LUNCHES AND DINNER. OPEN 7 DAYS from 11am. Great selection of local wines and a sunny, sheltered garden bar to sit in.

SUMMER SALE ON NOW AT SOUL CLOTHING!! - Spencer House Mall www.soulclothing.co.nz

SWAN PLANTS - WITH CATERPILLARS AND EGGS. Enjoy watching the lifecycle of the monarch butterfly. Wanaka Mitre 10.

CHALLENGE WANAKA: WANT TO WATCH THE CHALLENGE in comfort? Head to Lalaland for a great view of the event! Above Relishes and open from midday. Good luck to everyone who is participating.

TABLE AND CHAIRS FOR HIRE - For all your party hire needs call Brent at Wanaka Marquee & Party Hire on 443 8966.

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

SALOMON CROSS-MAX - AWESOME TRAIL SHOES on sale at Racers Edge. 30 % off!! Hurry while stocks last. Ph 03 443 7882.

WANTED LONG TERM RENTAL FOR LOCAL FAMILY. References available. Please phone 443 5454 or 0272 737 183.

GALLERY33 - SUMMER STOCK SHOW showcasing our favourite pieces. Miranda Parkes, Lukeke, JS Parker, Katie Thomas and Ian Scott. Open 7 days. www.gallery33.co.nz

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.

KAWARAU BUNGY JUMP ONLY $115, includes jump and T-shirt. Use voucher by 11 Feb '13, usually $180. Ph/text 0275 527 743.

GREAT LAKE HAWEA DUCK RACE, this Sunday 20th, $10 per duck, $1000 first prize,.Total Prize money $2750. Ticket available from  Sailz Lake Hawea, Lake Hawea Holiday Park, Lake Hawea Motors, Cheeky Monkey Ardmore St, Wanaka Fine Wools Helwick St.

N.O.M. AND VIOLA ORGANICS - two of our favourite brands for skin care and hair care at Wholefood Haven, 24 Dungarvon Street.

LAKE HAWEA HOTEL ARE LOOKING FOR CASUAL wait staff for functions. Please call 443 1224 if interested.

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.

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

FURNISHED ROOM: ALBERT TOWN - READY END JANUARY for quiet living, nonsmoking single. $130/wk (power extra). Own bathroom. Ph Maryann 443 6463.

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

NO CRAFT MARKET THIS SUNDAY! We are having a week off to restock, rest up and dry out!

CHALLENGE WANAKA ATHLETES - DETOXIFY before and after race. Manual lymphatic drainage treatments with Maryann. Ph 443 6463 or 0211 101 160. 

 

BULLOCK BAR - Saturday's Live music every Saturday at the Bullock Bar

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

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

BASE STILL HAS AN AWESOME RANGE OF summer streetwear from Lee, Wrangler, Finders Keepers, Lower, Element and more – come in and check it out!

HAVE A GO AT GOLF - A 5 WEEK "learn to play golf" course. Wednesday evenings 5.30 - 6.30pm. Cost $100. Come whether you are a raw beginner or have a few skills. Starting Wednesday 30th January. Learn the right way, the fun way. Contact Garth and Wanaka Golf Club on 443 7888 ext 1.

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

STAINLESS, ANTIQUED, RUSTED, BLUED, aged, 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.

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

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.

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.

FLIP GRATER IS PREFORMING LIVE AT FEDERAL Diner on Sunday 10th Feb. Come down and listen to this beautiful original singer, songwriter. 47 Helwick Street. Ph 443 5152 for more info. Cover charge on the door. 

ARE YOU A SOLO PARENT LOOKING TO MEET other solo parents for friendship, support and shared activities? Please contact me for more information. Jacqui, Family Works 0276 312 19 or jacquih@psotago.org.nz

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.

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

OFF ROAD TRIATHLON, MOUNTAIN BIKE, MULTISPORT and Running events right here in Wanaka on Feb 23rd and 24th. The Summer Send Off has an event for everyone. Check it out online at www.summersendoff.co.nz

TO RENT: TRENDY 2 BEDROOM (split kings) apartment. Fully furnished, just bring your clothes. Outdoor living, sunny, pool, tennis, gym, spa and ski racks. Long term. Phone Sue 0274 530 974.

BULLOCK BAR GRILL - WANAKA'S BEST KEPT SECRET. Open every day from 6pm till late. Great food for a fair price.

NEED A SUPER CLEANING? THE CLEANERS OFFER: Weekly cleaning, special event preparation or clean-up, spring cleaning, move-out/move-in, commercial spaces, holiday homes, after builders cleaning. To request an estimate, contact Val today! 03 443 1124 or 021 0222 4341.

CHERRIES - SWEET CHERRIES ARE BACK. Anderson Road cherry van daily (weather permitting} from 10am. Yummy yummymess.

NEED UPHOLSTERY?? REMARKABLE UPHOLSTERY for all upholstery requirements. Big jobs, small jobs, no problem. Phone Bevan on 0275 606 600 a/h 03 443 5817. 9 Gordon Road, Wanaka or sales@remarkableupholstery.com

THE MERINO STORY HAS A GREAT RANGE of ladies' fashion merino wear Also have $10 and $20 children's wear at our Brownston Street store.

ROOFER BACK TO WORK - FASCIA, SPOUTING, new roofs, re-roofs, snow straps and spouting. Repairs - have fixed a lot of leaks around town. No job too big or too small. Call 0212 882 550 or 443 5285.

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

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

THANK YOU - THE TEAM AT KAI WHAKAPAI would like to thank the scores of you who volunteered to help move stuff in the event of a flood. It feels like you're part of the team!

SINGING LESSONS WITH JENN SHELTON. There are only a couple of spaces left. Call 0274 164 691 or email jenn.shelton@gmail.com

CARPENTER WANTED - LABOUR contract or wages for qualified carpenter. Work includes new homes and renovations. Email interest to:- johnburkebuilder@gmail.com

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

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

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

GOLF CLUBS - MENS SECOND HAND FOR SALE - 3 woods, irons 5 to s/w, putter, golf bag. $150 ono. Also trundler $50. Phone 443 5484.

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

GARAGE SALE THIS SATURDAY 19TH JANUARY, 434 Domain Rd, Lake Hawea. Household down sizing, sofas, chairs, tread mill, bedding, single bed, clothing, climbing harnesses, ski gear, and heaps more.

FOOD COMBINING AND RAW FOOD WORKSHOP - Three hour hands on learning, includes lunch. Saturday 19th (introduction) and or 20th January (summer workshop) at Nirvana Retreat www.nirvanaretreat.co.nz or phone Kim 443 2252. Bookings essential.

CREEK HAPPY HOUR IS 5.30 - 6.30 EVERY Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. $4 pints, $5 house wines, $5 Guinness and some tapas, and nibbles to help you unwind. 5 for $50 or $12.50 each and hot salads. Perfect summer food.

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

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.

WINDOW, DOUBLE GLAZED - 2400 x 2030. Altherm, colour Grey Friars - dismantled from 2001 build. 4 panes of glass, 1 opening. Offers. Phone 0274 345 358.

DO YOU NEED A VEHICLE RELOCATED from Wanaka to Auckland? Dates: Leaving Wanaka approximately 23rd Jan arriving Auckland approximately 1st Feb. If yes, call or text 0210 699 656.

WATER WITH BENEFITS WATER IS 2ND BEHIND AIR for survival. Poor air - poor health, poor water - poor health. We have the air in Wanaka but tap and bottled water (even filtered), is acidic. Alkaline ionized water provides health benefits. Wanaka Wellness now stocking IONZA water filters. www.ionza.co.nz or call on 443 4668 for info.

BUCHAN'S MOBILE BUTCHER covering the entire Upper Clutha area. On property kill, hung and refrigerated on site. Also, cut down and packaged. Prompt service. All enquiries to Grant on 0211 023 602. Owned and operated from Luggate.

PART TIME POSITION - WANAKA GOLF CLUB Pro Shop. We want a golf savy person to work Sundays, Mondays and a couple of part days during the week. For more details please contact Garth Domigan. Ph 443 7888, ext 1.

CHALLENGE WANAKA: WANT TO WATCH THE CHALLENGE in comfort? Head to Lalaland for a great view of the event! Above Relishes and open from midday. Good luck to everyone who is participating.

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.

KITCHEN APPLIANCES FOR SALE: Wall oven, white electronic; ceramic cook top; dishwasher, F&P twin drawer, tilt-a-hood air extractor; sink, double stainless steel with waste disposal; formica 'U' bench top. Still in place for testing and viewing. Make an offer for any or all items. Phone 0274 743 529.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN - FRIDAY KARAOKE with Nasty Neil from 8pm. Ace of Spades Jack pot is up to $400. Your number gets drawn you get to pick a card. Pokies!! Courtesy coach ph 443 4545.

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.

WHITEWATER KAYAK AND PADDLE. Well used, but good condition. For river or lake. $180 ono. Ph 0278 564 869.

YOU BOUGHT ENOUGH PRESENTS FOR EVERYONE at Christmas, now it's time to treat yourself! Unbeatable deals on mountain bikes and road bikes at the Bike Lounge, 12 Frederick St, Wanaka. Open every Friday and Saturday morning. Come and see Matt and John or call us on 03 428 4270. Join the hundreds of happy customers and never pay full retail for bike or triathlon gear again!

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.

LADIES GOLF CLUBS FOR SALE with bag and trolley. "Tayler Made"  brand, as new. Ring 443 7271.

METAL WORKS OF ART.... COMMISSION METALWORKS TO CREATE you something unique and enduring. Sculpture, water feature, plaques, or branded fire pokers for example....as gifts or for family heirlooms. 54 Ballantyne Rd, Wanaka. www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz

KITCHEN BENCH TOPS, NATURAL STONE TILES. Call Pietro at Italian Stone, the local stone specialist. Phone 0210 271 7917.

SELLING: SOLID WOOD DOORS $120 - $260. Slalom kayak $399. Liquid Logique Remix 59 kayak $1890. Bose Companion5 speaker system $550. AppleG5 computer $490. Cob Craft pottery kiln $890. Rocking chair $560. African Djembe drum $450. Big sheepskin floor rug $399. Retro flower mirror $98. Call 0211 119 218.

BULLOCK BAR BOTTLE STORE - Plenty of parking and plenty of great deals. Speight's 24's $35.99, Lion Brown 18 pk cans $19.99, and Gilbey's Gin $30.

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

EARN EXTRA CASH - IN YOUR TIME...selling cosmetics, toiletries jewellery, clothes. Must be a local. Phone 0211 293 327.

EASTER HOME RENTAL AVAILABLE - 3 bedrooms. Phone 021 556 355.

TO RENT: TRENDY 2 BEDROOM (split kings) apartment. Fully furnished, just bring your clothes. Outdoor living, sunny, pool, tennis, gym, spa and ski racks. Long term. Phone Sue 0274 530 974.

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

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

RIDE-ON MOWER. 2005 HONDA HF2417HME. Private use only with low hours. Just serviced. New battery. $9290 new. $3850. Phone 0274 393 260.

MATURE WOMAN AVAILABLE TO "HOUSE SIT". Pets ok. Call Kris 021 984 234. Available now.

HAWEA RIVER DUCK RACE AND GALA DAY. Live entertainment and attractions for the whole family. This Sunday from 11am, Peter Fraser Park, Lake Hawea.

FOR SALE: SINGLE BEDS X 2 with pine headboards. Excellent condition. $150 each. Pine bedside cabinets x 2 $50 each. Phone 0276 373 318.

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

SALE! SALE! SALE! ON NOW AT SOUL CLOTHING - Spencer Mall. 20-60% off Wish, One Teaspoon, Diesel, Elwood and much more. www.soulclothing.co.nz

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

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

PART TIME POSITION AVAILABLE at Soul Clothing starting end of January. Retail experience preferred but not essential. Must be able to work weekends. Email resume to sally@soulclohting.co.nz or drop into the store - Spencer Mall. www.soulclothing.co.nz

INTERNATIONAL DJ AT OPIUM THIS SATURDAY "Marco Polo (Berlin). Playing a selection of Electroswing, Balkin Beats, Bollywood, Afrobeat, Cumbia, Gypsy! Free entry from 9pm.

PICTURE FRAMING - Give your pictures a new lease of life or get those pictures framed you've got lying around. For a free quote call Aspiring Photography, 12 Frederick St, ph 443 1883.

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.

UP TO 50% OFF TRIATHLON GEAR AT THE TRIATHLON SALE pop up store next to Print It, 11 Brownston St, Wanaka. Open every day 9am - 5pm this week. Unbeatable deals on all things triathlon including blueseventy and Orca gear, carbon race wheels, High 5 nutrition and much more. Open on race day too! Don't miss out!

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.

2004 SUBARU OUTBACK. Very tidy condition. 95,000kms, silver.Priced to sell $16,990.  View Wanaka Cars, 21 Cliff Wilson Street. Ph 0210 309 038. or 443 4914

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

LEARN TO SAIL - WANT TO LEARN to sail with the Wanaka Yacht Club. Courses start February. Ring Jonathan 443 1316.

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

THIS SATURDAY AT MCGREGOR'S ON REECE we have Tony, all the way over from Haast, playing some great acoustic tunes for you all. 7pm, see you there.

WANTED PART TIME CLEANER for 5 mornings a week. Ph Wendy on 443 4545.

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

FRIDAY NIGHT AT MCGREGOR'S ON REECE - we have Robbie McCulloch playing from 7pm. Come and listen to some sweet tunes while you have dinner.

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.

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

FREE DOOR TO DOOR TRANSPORT for medical/specialist appointments at Dunstan Hospital or in Alexandra. Book through Community Networks on 443 7799. Wheels to Dunstan.

FOR SALE - 2ND HAND KITCHEN. Extremely tidy order, two benches 2m and 2.55m plus sink and taps. Lots of cupboards. Suit bach/crib. Offers. Call 021 0211 6230.

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

MIDWIFE! MIDWIFE! FREE PREGNANCY TESTS. Home or hospital births. All visits in your own home. Full antenatal, labour birth and post natal care offered. Call to discuss your options. Sage Femme Midwifery. Call 021 373 165 Wanaka.

BERRY PICKERS WANTED. Ph 443 4248.

TRUE COMPANION - 8 YEAR OLD LOVING CAT tO GO to good home. Would suit couple/elderly lady without any pets. Loves lots of attention and cuddles. Please call 0274 829 194

WASHING MACHINE, 2 SEATER AND 3 SEATER futon, climbing rope, harness and shoes, household appliances must go! Text or contact 0274 829 194.

LAKE HAWEA HOTEL ARE LOOKING FOR CASUAL wait staff for functions. Please call 443 1224 if interested.

REIKI TWO WORKSHOP 8/9 FEB -  AN ADVANCED WORKSHOP to enable you to enhance, harmonise and direct energy into all aspects of your life. Facilitated by local Reiki teacher Terry Drayton. Ph: 443 9192 for enquiries or www.namastewanaka.co.nz

CHERRIES - SWEET CHERRIES ARE BACK. Anderson Road cherry van daily (weather permitting} from 10am. Yummy yummymess.

LEAD GUITARIST REQUIRED FOR ESTABLISHED, Wanaka based cover's band. Must be professional, versatile and committed for the long-term. Applicant preferably has great skill and personality with a "team player" attitude. All enquiries to: new_guitarist@xtra.co.nz 

QUEEN BED FOR SALE - black iron with as new mattress. $100. Ph Maree 443 6235.

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.

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

SAIGON - IN THE 1960'S AND 1970'S Saigon was bustling with commerce and business, and the cultural centre, as well as the capital city, of South Vietnam. Even though renamed Ho Chi Minh City by the victorious north Vietnamese forces, the people of the city and South Vietnam still often refer to it as "Saigon".

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.

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

KAI MINI CLOSURE. Dear excellent Kai customers. We shall be closing Kai on Thursday and also Monday evening from 4pm this week for routine repairs and maintenance. Thanks and apologies for the inconvenience.

FRONT OF LINE PERSON REQUIRED FOR PERMANENT position at Aspiring Campervan Park. Includes nights and weekends. Must have full drivers licence. No experience necessary, however, local knowledge is helpful. Phone Lauren 0272 777 451 for an interview. Approx 40 hours weekly.

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

OANAKA URBAN COLLECTIVE - THE NEW SPACE FOR community collaboration. Home of Brownston Street Nosh and Paihikara - Brownston Street, next to the laundrette. Wednesday to Sunday, 1pm - 7pm. Phone 0210 582 172.

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

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.

UNDER WATER CERAMIC SPECIALIST REQUIRED - Yes, there is a vacancy for a dishwasher at Cheeky Monkey Cafe, full time or part time, please drop a CV into the Cafe, 71 Ardmore Street.

NEW BABY? JOIN OTHER NEW MUMS AND LEARN the skills of infant massage. Small, friendly group. 5 week course starting Tuesday 22nd January. $60. Call Gillian for more info on 443 4102.

HAMMERHAND AVAILABLE FOR WORK. 6+ years experience, carpentry, gib fixing, rondo ceilings, form work etc. Have own hand tools, truck. Age 30. Reliable, good local references. Short/long term. Call Steve 021 0251 6051.

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

MOUNTAIN BIKES FOR SALE: DEWALT (promotional bike) 21 speed, rear suspension, rim brakes, in excellent condition. Marin, 21 speed. Older bike needs a tidy-up. Make an offer. T: 0274 743 529.

HIP HOP – CLASSES FOR ALL AGES (7+) AND ABILITIES. New teens and adult class. Resume 4th Feb. For more info, 2013 timetable and to enrol – visit:www. dancewanaka.co.nz or call Anna on 021 575 569.

IS YOUR GARDEN BEYOND MERE TIDYING? In need of major renovations? Call Tree Tamers for a new look: Wanaka's Professional Arborists 0272 751 268 or www.treetamers.co.nz

SINGING LESSONS WITH JENN SHELTON. There are only a couple of spaces left. Call 0274 164 691 or email jenn.shelton@gmail.com

A HUGE THANK YOU TO ALL OF THE LOCAL BUSINESSES who have contributed to the $10,000 prize purse at the Contact Tri 'Doddsy Challenge' this Friday night. Tony Dodds will take on some of the world's best this Friday night on the lakefront - come and enjoy the fun! Thanks to NZTRI.co.nz, Lonestar Wanaka, Selectrix Wanaka, Edgewater, Lake Wanaka Tourism, Sujon Berries, Sailz Lake Hawea, Mike Greer Homes, Doddsy's Hunting, Radio Wanaka, The Messenger, the Bike Lounge and the Lake Outlet Holiday Park.

LAUNDRY HAND REQUIRED - minimum of 35 hrs per week, including one permanent weekend day. Please email your CV to service@centrallinen.co.nz or call in on Thursday 17 between 2 and 4pm to Central Linen Service – 82 Anderson Road.

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

SASANOKI WISHES ALL THE BEST to the Challenge Wanaka athletes. We have tasty good carbohydrate at Sasanoki, before or after the race. Ph 443 6474.

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.

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

"EXPANDING LOVE" TANTRA EVENING. Wanaka Monday 21st. Queenstown Tuesday 22nd, 7 - 9.30pm. Using dance, meditation and experiential processes to discover our connectedness and empower the healthy masculine and divine feminine. Safe, fun and enlightening, no previous experiences necessary. For single people and couples. Ph 021 996 864.

FOR SALE - GLASS TOP DINING TABLE with six black chairs. Phone 0212 662 748.

FROST SALE - ALL SUMMER FASHION 30% OFF. Don't miss out on great deals!

FOR LONG TERM RENTAL - Spacious, sunny and private two bedroom unit. Off street parking, handy location. Suit single/mature couple. $280 p/w. Call 021 0211 6230.

ACCOMMODATION - SHORT/LONG TERM AVAILABLE Funky adobe style studio in Lake Hawea. Go to holidayhouses.co.nz enter 'kowhai den' under search Peaceful, native garden surrounds, MTB tracks close by and beautiful lake. Tel: 443 8971 or 0272 813 138.

RESTAURANT AND KITCHEN STAFF NEEDED for a busy town restaurant. Right attitude toward work most important. Please text or call 021 500 310.

JAZZ - CLASSES FOR ALL AGES AND ABILITIES - New adult class. Resume 4th Feb. For more info, 2013 timetable and to enrol – visit dancewanaka.co.nz or call Anna on 021 575 569.

FEDERAL DINER, OPEN 7 DAYS 7am till 4pm. We will not open this Friday for music. Our Friday nights will resume on the 25th with Erin who we are lucky to have on her Rhythm and Soul tour of New Zealand. Koha donation only, yummy bar menu available and happy hour drinks 6 - 7. Music begins at 7pm. 47 Helwick Street. Phone 443 5152 for more details.

LUGGATE HOTEL SUNDAY SESSIONS This week the 20th we have The East. Get along and enjoy a cold cider in our beer garden.

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.

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

MONS ROYALE HAS A WICKED SELECTION of winter and summer weight Merino instore at Base. Come in and see the crew and hook yourself up with some Mons Royale!

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

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

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

WANAKA SPEIGHTS ALE HOUSE is seeking experienced wait staff.  Please email: grant@skinalive.co.nz.

SUMMER SALE ON NOW AT SOUL CLOTHING!! - Spencer House Mall www.soulclothing.co.nz

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.

GREAT LAKE HAWEA DUCK RACE, this Sunday 20th, $10 per duck, $1000 first prize,.Total Prize money $2750. Ticket available from  Sailz Lake Hawea, Lake Hawea Holiday Park, Lake Hawea Motors, Cheeky Monkey Ardmore St, Wanaka Fine Wools Helwick St.

BULLOCK BAR - Saturday's Live music every Saturday at the Bullock Bar

CHERRY HAS NEW BETTY BASICS DRESSES in store now. Come in and try some on today. 39 Helwick St.

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.

MOUNT ASPIRING COLLEGE NEW ENROLMENTS - New to the area? Planning to attend the college? Come and see us today!

CUTLERY AND CROCKERY FOR HIRE - For all your party hire needs call Brent at Wanaka Marquee & Party Hire on 443 8966.

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

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 Phone 443 7481.

MASSAGE, RELAXATION, DEEP TISSUE, or structural integration. Auric Magnetic healing to speed your healing and free your body/mind. Appointments call Christine 0276 936 300. For more info visit www.christinecallanan.com

SUMMER SPECIALS: HUGE PRICE REDUCTIONS DURING our summer sale. Recession is still biting the US, so we are able to offer extremely low prices for high quality security products like never before. Also check out our new wireless fire protection equipment. For an obligation free quote, call Aotea Security Central 0800 800 403.

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 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. 

SATURDAY 19TH JANUARY - AFTER 3 YEARS IN WELLINGTON Wanaka boys Gimik, Method & Yanik are back for a one night DnB throw down, accompanied by one of Aotearoa's finest mc's Timmy P MC! With support from local badman The Don, this one's set to be a rager so get ya rave boots out and come have a drink or two! Free entry.

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. 

RETIREMENT CATEGORY VISA. Has anyone successfully applied? British couple would be interested in learning of your experience. Please phone 021 0279 3349.

DUTY MANAGER - WE ARE CURRENTLY SEEKING a talented retail sales professional to join our Betty's Liquorstore Wanaka team. A full time Duty Manager is required for evening and weekend shifts. You will be responsible and reliable with exceptional customer service skills. Experience in Liquor Retail, and current New Zealand General Manager's Certificate advantageous. Interested? Email your application or queries to wanaka@bettys.co.nz.  Drop your resume into the store.

FOR SALE - WANAKA PRIMARY SCHOOL UNIFORM.  Only purchased in Sept 12. Size 12 Polar Fleece. Size 12 S/Sleeve top x's 2. Size 10 culottes (never worn only washed). Size 12 skort. Please call 0210 721 338 after 5pm.

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

WANAKA TENNIS - WEDNESDAY EVENING MIXED DOUBLES COMPETITION. Starts Wednesday Feb 13th. Get a team of 2 men, 2 ladies and 2 subs together for 7 weeks of good tennis fun and a lovely social meal at the Club to follow. Pick up entry forms from the Tennis Club or download them from our website: www.wanaka-tennis.net.nz For more info or queries ring Rhian Nicholl, Club Captain 443 9118 or 0276 164 663 or nrnicholl@xtra.co.nz

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

MASSAGE WITH MAGIC HANDS, Jason Clarke massaged the All Blacks, NZ Elite Tri-athletes and many valued locals. Feel "Magic Hands" deep tissue manipulation, sports massage, trigger point therapy, myofascial release, relaxation/stress release, pregnancy massage. Feel the magic. Wanaka Lakes Health Centre. Phone 443 0743 or 0274 288 569.

GIANT BIKE DEMO DAY – ITS ON FEB 5TH 5pm at Sticky Forest car park (Peninsula Bay). With Racers Edge – your local specialist.

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

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

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.