This is an archived version. View the latest edition here.

17 July 2013



THE MERINO STORY SALE ON selected fashion 40% off. Fantastic fashion possum wear 15% off. Keep toasty warm this winter.

WILD EARTH, OUTDOOR KITCHEN AND CELLAR DOOR. Lunch and tastings 10am - 4pm. Goldfields Mining Centre, 803 Kawarau Gorge Road. Phone 03 445 4841, www.wildearthwines.co.nz

MOA WOOLS CRUSHED DAG MANURE for sale. Free delivery Wanaka / Hawea 20th and 21st July. Heat treated, weed free, releases nitrogen and retains moisture. 20 bags $110, 10 bags $65 or $7.50 per bag. Phone 03 446 6555. Please leave a message.

HOLIDAY HOME AVAILABLE JULY SCHOOL HOLIDAYS from 19 July for a week. 3 bedrooms, sleeps 9. See www.holidayhouses.co.nz/properties/8746

MASSAGE! ASPIRING MASSAGE WANAKA! Trevor Bailey. Full time masseur since 1994. Deep tissue - relaxation. Phone 443 2993, 0274 222 455, www.aspiringmassagewanaka.co.nz

MUST SEE! WILSON DIXON DEADPAN DELIVERY of the funniest songs you'll hear. Don't miss the "Comedy Hoedown" – 2 Aug Lake Wanaka Centre. A Wanaka Primary School Future Trust Fundraiser – R18. Call Sandy 03 443 1264 for tickets.

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

BLAST ONTO THE MOUNTAIN with Rocket Rental. Cheapest ski and board hire in town - guaranteed! 39 Helwick St. 443 ROCK.

WHITEOUT? THEN VISIT MAKARORA TOURIST CENTRE: Shop, Café, Bar, warm fire. Great food, great coffee, friendly people with awesome bush walks nearby. See: www.makarora.co.nz

KELVINATOR FRIDGE 115LTR. Top condition. H810 x W520 x D520. $180. Phone 021 321 128.

WORLD HELI CHALLENGE - THE MOVIE, Wednesday 24th 7pm Edgewater Resort. Get a taste of all the action from last year's event and follow local hero Will Jackways on his adventure to Alaska. Drink specials, free entry and a chance to meet some of this year's athletes.

ATTENTION THOSE WITH SPORTING INJURIES, old injuries, joint, nerve and muscle problems, head pain, poor posture, digestive, menstrual, or breathing issues. For unhappy newborns, pre or post partum pain, sporting teens and the elderly. Pre and post-surgical support or general structural WOF. Seek a diagnosis of your new or ongoing body problems. Find help at the Wanaka Osteopathic Clinic on 443 6783 or www.wanakaosteopathic.co.nz.

FLATMATE WANTED FOR CHARACTER HOUSE close to town. Two mature clean and quiet females looking for similar. $160 p/w inclusive. Text Cindy 0274 087 007.

NEED A CLEANER? Regular or one-off Services. Daily-Weekly-Fortnightly. Special event preparation or clean-up. Spring cleaning. Move-out/move-in. Commercial spaces. Holiday homes. After builders cleaning. To request an estimate contact The Cleaners Wanaka today! 03 443 1124 / 0210 2224 341.

WANAKA'S ONLY CARWASH NOW SAVES YOU .6C LITRE on your fuel when you buy an executive carwash and use your AA Smartfuel card. Caltex Wanaka, open 6am-11pm daily. Terms and conditions apply.

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

NEED WEBSITE HELP? Graphic design, functionality, search engine optimisation, analytics and social media integration/training. Happy to meet face to face and help. Contact Elliot - elliot@yew.tv or 0204 0152 707.

SKI AND SNOWBOARD INSTRUCTOR TRAINING. Get your NZSIA/SKINZ level 1 and/or level 2. 3 and 8 week courses with the Rookie Academy. Contact Dean 021 403 076. www.rookieacademy.com

WANTED TO BUY - lounge and 7 piece dining suite in good condition. Ph 0275 678 921 or hollings@ihug.co.nz

FREE TRIBE TEAM TRAININGTM classes at ProActive Health and Fitness! Come and experience for yourself why ProActive's World-Class TRIBE Team TrainingTM classes are so popular! There is something for everyone - TribeFITTM, TribeCORETM, TribePUNCHTM, TribeKIDSTM and TribeLIFETM. Our free trial week begins Monday 29th July so make sure you book in for your free training classes and achieve more than you ever thought possible! Contact ProActive Health and Fitness now! 443 6500, info@proactivewanaka.com   

POLARIS 400 ATV - SPECIAL PRICE - $9000 inc GST (plus freight and PDI) from Wanaka Marine and Sport.

HE WHO LAUGHS, LASTS! Don't miss the "Comedy Hoedown" – 2 Aug Lake Wanaka Centre. A Wanaka Primary School Future Trust Fundraiser – R18. Call Sandy 03 443 1264 for tickets.

HORSE GRAZING/AGISTMENT, LONG OR SHORT TERM - secure and safe individual paddocks, use of facilities and riding areas including all-weather arena. On-site owner, close to Wanaka. Happy to discuss individual requirements. 0275 091 792, juliat@ihug.co.nz

NCEA MATHS, ENGLISH AND SCIENCE AVAILABLE at Kip McGrath. Enrol now to do well in your external exams. Call Nikki 443 1547.

WANAKA'S ONLY LAUNDROMAT IS OPEN 6am-11pm daily. Oversized washers and 9 dryers for fast laundering, at Caltex Wanaka.

SPA LID: New hard top, fold back lid, 1880x2120 in Charcoal, $750. Unclaimed order. Aspiring Pools & Spas 443 2994.

THIS FRIDAY AT THE CREEK CAFE DJ's Nomad Emily and LT with live visuals from VJ Milly. Happy hour. 6am till 10pm.

SANCTUARY DAY SPA IS LOOKING FOR A qualified beauty therapist with essential skills in deep tissue massage. Please contact Vanessa on 03 443 0827 or email: dayspa@oakridge.co.nz

SEASON INTERNET CAFE PASSES - Unlimited time, 24/7 Wanaka Wi-Fi, fast connections - 1 month $45, 3 months $95, 5 months $145. Upstairs, 3 Helwick Street.

THE LANDING HAS APRES SKI happy hour 5 - 6pm, with cozy new bar by the open fire.

WANTED A TREADMILL. Call me if you have a treadmill that is in good condition and you no longer use. Ph 443 5031 or 0274 911 955.

SHEEPSKIN BOOTS SALE!! BO BOOTS Luxury Sheepskin boots with outdoor soles. Seconds, samples and overstocked product. 1 Cliff Wilson St next to Hammer and Nail. This Friday 12 - 6 and Saturday 9 - 4 only! Up to 60% off!! See you there. www.boboots.com

HAIR SPECIAL. WOW $40 off all Keratin Xpress Blowout Complex treatments in July. Beautiful straight, glossy hair can be yours for weeks on end. Check our Facebook page for details. You will be amazed. Call Aimee or Kelly at Flair Hair Design. Ph 443 7727.

COME LIVE WITH US - UNIQUE HOUSE, fun flatmates. Internet, house computer, 5 minute walk to town, live-in cleaner. $100 p/week plus bills. Phone 0211 877 944.

DEHUMIDIFIER FOR SALE. Brand new $100. Call 0212 279 898.

STRESSED? TRE CAN HELP. HOW? You will learn how to access your body's natural way of reducing stress levels in only a few sessions. Group sessions available for anyone who has had at least one individual TRE session. Wednesdays 11am. Call Steph on 443 5878 for bookings and information.

KITZ WINTER FASHION SALE: Starts Wednesday 10/7. There are some fantastic bargains to be had. Move Fast - Kitz on Helwick. Ph 443 7481.

REFRIGERATOR BENCHTOP 45 x 45 x 50cm. Suitable office/shop. As new. $150. Phone 443 8137.

PENNY'S HOME CARE - DO YOU REQUIRE HELP with housework, personal care, shopping, meal preparation, medications, outings, transportation, gardening etc. If so, call Penny Fisher R.N. on 443 1929 or 0273 434 776.

BEN HURLEY HAS A SHARP IMPROVISATIONAL mind and well honed original material. Don't miss the "Comedy Hoedown" 2 Aug Lake Wanaka Centre. A Wanaka Primary School Future Trust Fundraiser – R18. Call Sandy 03 443 1264 for tickets.

KAROKE! KAROKE! KAROKE! It's back at Opium Thursday nights from 8pm.

LANDSCAPE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION - visualise your landscape in 3D before you commit to construction. Dave Spedding (Dip Hort) - professional - reliable. Call today 021 707 481 or 443 2721.

MASSAGE, STRUCTURAL INTEGRATION - Auric Magnetic Healing to remove blocks to speed up your healing. Appointments call Christine 0276 936 300. For more info visit www.christinecallanan.com

GARAGE SALE: 2 ASH AVE, ALBERT TOWN. Saturday 10 - 2pm. Moving house clear-out. Single beds, old canoe, clothes, household stuff, trampoline etc.

MONEY MANAGEMENT COURSE through Te Wananga o Aotearoa. Starts soon, Thursdays, 20 weeks, fully funded, friendly way to learn life enhancing skills. All good stuff! Get set up for later in life. Contact Myl 443 1738, 0274 439 942 or myl@xtra.co.nz

HIRE HARRY - 0800 442 779 - Carpenter, gardener, painter. 

MAZDA 323 ASTINA FOR SALE 219,348 kms, automatic gear box, petrol. Snowchains included. WOF 22 July. $900. Contact Thomas 0223 440 155.

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

EVERGREEN HOMES & CONSTRUCTION. New homes, renovations, landscaping and earthmoving, soil and gravel supplies. Free quotes call 0508 EVERGREEN.

HOUSEHOLD ITEMS FOR SALE. Moving town. Beautiful furniture and items of interest. Phone/text 021 740 374, 0223 918 800 or email jobutler@easy.com

ST.TROPEZ SPRAY TANNING SPECIAL! Going on holiday or to a special occasion? Why not go looking naturally tanned. Book in for one tan $50, bring a friend 1/2 price. Offer ends August 31st. 443 6392 www.emmaforbeauty.co.nz

BUILDER AVAILABLE, SMALL OR LARGE JOBS. All types of building work undertaken, commercial and residential. Licensed. Phone 0274 435 655.

HAWEA PLAYGROUP AGM, Tuesday 23rd July, 8pm at Hawea Playgroup, everyone welcome.

JOHANNESBURG IS THE SEAT OF THE SOUTH AFRICAN Constitutional Court, which has the final word on interpretation of South Africa's constitution. The city is the source of a large-scale gold and diamond trade, due to its location on the mineral-rich Witwatersrand range of hills. The Messenger is available in Johannesburg on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

NEW! KERATHERAPY RELAXING SYSTEM. Reduces curl or wave pattern in the hair. Formulated with Amazon fruit extracts, pure keratin, essential oils, vitamins, amino acids, elastin and collagen. This unique formulation delivers rich nutrients, increases elasticity and shine and improves manageability. Hair thou Art workshop. Ph 443 9545.

AUDI QUATTRO WINTER GAMES NZ 15 -25 August. We are looking for fabulous volunteers to fill various roles on and off the mountain. For further information and to register your details please go www.wintergamesnz.com

DESIGN A POSTER FOR WINTER GAMES NZ 2015! Four age categories 5 - 18 yrs. Closing date 12th August. See website for more details. www.wintergamesnz.com/festival

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

BULLOCK BAR BOTTLE STORE: 2 for $60, Gilbeys, Dewars 1L and Speights 24's $35.99.

MAGNETIC SKI RACKS. Lockable keys included. Fit straight to the roof of your car. $40. Phone 0210 2669 999.

HABITAT RESTORATION PLANTING with Te Kakano this Sat, July 20, 10am at Roys Bay West (Stage 3 - lakeside of Station Park Sycamore Forest). Tools, morning tea and great company provided. For more info, contact Andrew on 021 342 187 or see www.tekakano.org.nz.

SINGLE ORIGIN COFFEE NOW AVAILABLE AT Federal Diner. If you like your coffee to make an impression you know where to come. 47 Helwick Street. 443 5152 for phone orders.

POWER PRICES ARE AT AN ALL TIME HIGH. Protect yourself and your family from further increases by generating power off you roof. Call CSI Electrical today to see what a difference our systems will make. Ph 0274 339 293.

CHOP SHOP SALE 20% off all knitwear and 50% off all Supra shoes. Shop 3, Pembroke Mall.

URZILA CARLSON - AWARD WINNING BEST FEMALE COMEDIAN. Starring at the "Comedy Hoedown" – 2 Aug LWC. Call 03 443 1264 for tickets.

JOHANNESBURG HAS NOT TRADITIONALLY BEEN KNOWN AS A tourist destination, but the city is a transit point for connecting flights to Cape Town, Durban, and the Kruger National Park. Most international visitors to South Africa pass through Johannesburg at least once. The Messenger is available in Johannesburg on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

WOODYS. FREE POOL EVERY DAY 4-7pm and pool comp every Thursday at 7pm. Free entry and great prizes.

IPHONE FOR SALE! 3G, 8GB, unlocked, screen intact! $150 ono. Call/text 0223 034 154.

COROLLA 2001 STATIONWAGON 1800CC, 4WD, auto, 122,000kms, AA cert, $10,000 ono. Audi 1998 Quattro 4WD, Tiptronic 2.8, NZ new, 140,000kms, $4500 ono. Phone 0274 435 337.

COUNSELLING WITH LIZ MALUSCHNIG - professional, holistic, safe. Over 20 years experience. Call Liz on 443 1955 or text 0274 334 520.

PONY CLUB - HAWEA WANAKA PONY CLUB is seeking enthusiastic new instructors, who are passionate about horses and young riders, able to give time to our club. Hawea Wanaka Pony Club is an established but growing club with grounds at the Hawea Domain. Prefer qualified instructors with experience in Pony Club syllabus and principles but not essential. Training in Pony Club coaching is available. If you are interested in joining our dynamic coaching team please contact club president Julia Thomson by email haweawanakaponyclub@gmail.com or cell 0275 091 972. Club Open day and registration July 27th. 

20 SQM OF OFFICE OR RETAIL SPACE TO LEASE in the centre of town. $75 per week. Call 0221 572 180 to enquire.

INTERIOR DESIGN EDUCATION EVENING hosted by Award winning Melanie Craig Design. 18th July, 7pm. www.melaniecraigdesign.co.nz 57 Helwick St. Please register interest ph 443 5312.

KEY ELEMENTS MASSAGE SPECIAL! Experience a S.H.E.A.T.H. of relief this week for only $60/hr. Johnathan Key C.M.T. 17 year's experience. Professional studio/mobile. Contact 0221 597 846. massagewanaka.co.nz

WANT TO SKI LIKE AN INSTRUCTOR but don't want to teach? Cardrona's Weekend Development courses allow you to train with the Instructor's Trainers, but focus purely on skiing and understanding technique. For details, phone/txt: 0212 555 929. Email: instructortraining@cardrona.com

FREE LIMITED EDITION KNIFE worth $60: spend $100 on all men's and women's Ridgeline fleece clothing in stock and get a free Knife. Limited offer from Wanaka Marine and Sport.

BULLOCK BAR – GOTTA CREW? Bring them into the Bully on Thursdays for $7 Matsons Jugs - available exclusively on one of our happy taps. Gotta call 443 7148 to book - first in, best dressed!

OFFICE ON HELWICK STREET $100 per week. 3x3m, close the door it's your own space, great central location. Power and internet included. Call 03 443 4433.

THIS FRIDAY AT OPIUM COME AND unleash your inner party animal with DJ C:She, L.T. and special guest DJ spinning Breaks, DnB and Ghetto funk. Free entry and $5 drinks all night, come get your party on!

MASSAGE WITH "MAGIC HANDS", Jason Clarke. Provider to High Performance Sports New Zealand "Magic Hands" has massaged: NZ Elite Triathletes, winter Olympians, multi-sports, the All Blacks and many valued locals. Deep tissue manipulation, sports, trigger point therapy, myofascial release, stress relief, relaxation and pregnancy massages. "Feel the magic". Wanaka Lakes Health Centre. Phone 443 0743 or 0274 288 569.

HEAVY DUTY BATTERY SPECIALS to suit light diesels. Contact Dean and Neville on 443 4906 or Russell 443 7424. Get in quick before they are sold out!

'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.

"LIZZIO THE PHYSIO"! GREETING WANAKA! I am the new physiotherapist at Wanaka Health on Plantation Rd. It is nice to have returned to the place which sparked my interest in pursuing a career in physiotherapy. I love the outdoors and all the adventures it offers, and understand the injuries that can come with such pursuits. My personal philosophy is body, mind and balance, so if your body isn't functioning to its maximal potential come see me for some hands on healing! Elisabeth Dacker B.Phty, NZRP Wanaka Health Physiotherapy, 21 Plantation Rd, Wanaka Ph 4437055. www.wanakahealth.co.nz

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.

NOVA BEAUTY THERAPY - Essential oil, warming back massage followed by a boosting facial with paraffin hydration hand mask, only $80. Phone Nova 03 443 1077 or 0274 430 014.

INTERESTED IN RIVER CRUISING? Come to our free info evening on Wed 24th July. Join us for a drink and hear about this fantastic way to holiday, there will be amazing early bird savings too! Space is limited so call World Travellers Wanaka now to register on 03 443 7414 or email wanaka@worldtravellers.co.nz

GREEN TOAD SNOWBOARD AND SKI SHOP. Chain hire, chain hire. Phone 03 443 4315.

KT SIGHTSEEING &TAXIS for your friendly taxi service around Wanaka, Luggate and Lake Hawea. Call us on 443 9368 or 0800 272 700 or check out our new website at www.ktsightseeing.co.nz Have your GenieWallet card ready or get one from the driver.

RIPPON VINEYARD'S CELLAR DOOR is open every day from 12-5pm for tastings and sales of our Wanaka grown wines and fair weather cheese platters. No need to book, just come on out!

POLARIS 550 EFI, 4WD, ATV - On special for only $12400 inc GST (plus freight and PDI) from Wanaka Marine and Sport.

CHRISTINA AT KODAK - THANK YOU for your help working in our business over the past 3½ yrs. You have been amazing. We will all miss you - Steve, Lea and all Kodak customers. Good Luck with your new venture.

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.

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.

LIQUIDATION SALE - Near new, top quality goods. Everything must go: 42" Toshiba Full High Definition LED TV with cabinet stand $695, Samsung 51" High Definition Plasma TV with cabinet stand $795, Complete Xbox 360 Setup with 15 top games $495, Sumo Beanbags $145, plus second hand 2x 2-Seater Sofa Lounge $145, 7x Armchairs $45, Table Stands $35. Contact Greg at Internet Cafe 443 7429.

ULTIMATE RENTALS NOW IN BASE 2, 12 Helwick St. New location with Ultimate opening hours. Now open 7-8. 7 days a week.

THE LANDING HAS BEST NEW ZEALAND CUISINE presented in a contemporary style using fresh local produce.

IT'S 6 IN THE MORNING AND THE coffee is hot and the café is warm only at the Hammer, Wanaka's earliest opening café. The Hammer & Nail, Bakery & Café, 3 Cliff Wilson Street (opposite Mitre 10). Phone orders on 443 8500 welcome.

BEAUTY THERAPIST WANTED - Are you a fully qualified experienced Beauty Therapist who is reliable, self-motivated and well organized. Please send your CV to: Revive Beauty, PO Box 471, Wanaka.

EXPERIENCED BABY SITTER AVAILABLE: any time, any day. Full of smiles, games and a bag of tricks. Give Ash a shout on 0210 288 9320.

THOMAS SABO JEWELLERY SALE - 50% off selected Thomas Sabo sterling silver jewellery for the month of July. Come see us at Aspiring Jewellers on the lake front, 101 Ardmore Street, Wanaka, 443 2722.

SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAMME - spaces available for fun activities including 4th July Day, technology challenge, fun in the snow. Book online www.communitynetworks.co.nz or ring Louise on 0210 8241 495 for last minute places.

NORDAVIA - A NORDIC SPECIALTY BAKESHOP. Now open Saturdays 10am - 2pm! www.nordaviabakeshop.co.nz

HOUSE FOR RENT, LAKE HAWEA: Parry Cres, 2 bedroom, lake views. Log burner. Dishwasher. Some furniture. Long term preferred. $240 per week. Call/text 0273 222 170.

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. The team at Wanaka Health wish you all a safe winter sports season. However, if you need us: Chiropractic, Physiotherapy, Acupuncture and Massage Therapy. 21 Plantation Rd, Wanaka. Ph 443 7055.

FIBER FAST BROADBAND. No fixed contract. No landline required. Call Stan on 0800 NETSPEED (638 773).

LOOKING FOR TENT AND DOWN SLEEPING BAG for 18 year old student. Phone Gray 443 9011 if you have extra of either on 0212 097 071.

SUBARUS FOR SALE: 2009 Subaru Legacy S/W, 2.5L, $23,500. 2010 Subaru Impreza Hatch, 2.0L, 26,000kms, $21,500. R.M.V.T. Phone 0210 309 038 or 443 4914.

RICHARD ADAMS AT GALLERY33 5-26 July, works on paper and on canvas. See our website for details www.gallery33.co.nz                               

FOR ALL YOUR ELECTRICAL REQUIREMENTS phone Tony Wellman Electrical 0274 382 352.             

"LAUGHTER IS THE BEST MEDICINE" Don't miss the "Comedy Hoedown" – 2 Aug LWC R18. Call Sandy 03 443 1264 for tickets.

DANCE WANAKA – now taking enrolments for Term 3. Ballet, Jazz, Hip Hop, adult and senior classes. New boys' 5 and 6 yr class. Limited spaces in junior classes. View timetable and enrol online www.dancewanaka.co.nz or call Anna 021 575 569.

"NOT THE OSCARS!" (THE NOSCARS) FORTNIGHTLY mini film clip competition starts this Weds 17th July at Opium at 9pm. Are you into making mini movies whether purely as a novice or on a more serious level? Then this is for you! Just create a 1-4 minute movie (week 1 theme is pre or past season shenanigans). Heaps of amazing prizes each fortnight (grand final prize is a Heliski, plus there's a Skydive and other awesome spot prizes to be won each fortnight!) For full details/rules visit our "Opium Wanaka" Facebook page.

COME AS YOU ARE to the Family Connections Service and dinner this Sunday 21 July, 5pm at the new Wanaka Presbyterian Community Church Centre on Tenby Street. It's all about families spending time together and connecting with others – relaxed reflection for the adults and fun for the kids. All welcome.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN Friday happy hour from 5.30 until 6.30pm. Go in the draw to win a bar tab. Free bar snacks. Ace of Spades Jackpot is up to $400. If your number gets drawn you get to pick a card. Turn the Ace and you win $400 cash. Pokies! Courtesy coach ph 443 4545.

DRY KINDLING FOR SALE. $10 banana box, delivered. Phone David 443 2740.

HOLIDAY HOME AVAILABLE EASTER/ANZAC weeks, April 2014. 3 bedroom home, sleeps 9, in Wanaka town. See www.holidayhouses.co.nz/properties/8746.

STEAKHOUSE, THE BULLOCK BAR GRILL. Choice of 5 cuts of "Reserve" grade NZ beef. 7 days a week from 6pm.

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

DR JOHN GIBSON DC, THE MUSCLE JOINT. Thorough analysis and effective treatments for the entire body. Specialist in chronic pain/inflexibility conditions, accident/sports injuries. See our new deep tissue / prescription sports massage menu - for the best rub in town. For consistently premium results. Do something today! ACC provider. The Muscle Joint ph 443 6460. www.themusclejoint.co.nz

BOOKINGS/ADMINISTRATION POSITION FOR LOCAL TRANSPORT COMPANY. 3-4 days p/w. Job share possibility. Must be flexible. Locals only please. 03 443 9120 connexions@alpineconnexions.co.nz.

WOODEN CHEST 85CM X 45CM. Ideal for storage or coffee table etc. $60. Phone 443 4116.

NEED A JOB? Require an experienced, motivated housekeeper/receptionist to join a leading Wanaka accommodation business. Part time. Must be available 8.30am-5.30pm, 7 days a week. Immediate start. Must be planning to live in Wanaka for 6 months or more. Send your CV to: hotel2014@hotmail.com

SOAK DAY SPA. A girl should be two things – classy and fabulous! Girls, check out the fabulous facials, slick manicures, warming pedicures, lush lash extensions, it's were it all begins. Soak Day Spa – Wanaka's beauty and spa destination. Bookings 443 4340.

HOUSE SWAP FOR RETIRED COUPLE. November 4 - 5 weeks. Hawea, Albert Town or Wanaka for 2 bedroom bach Mt Maunganui or 3 bedroom house Hamilton. Phone 07 856 3924.

CHECK OUT THE WANAKA SKI AND SNOWSPORTS CLUB sponsored athletes presentations 18th July, The Venue from 5.30pm. Info ph 443 1263.

SMARTPHONES FROM ONLY $89 at Caltex. Telecom, 2 Degrees, Vodafone. All Smartphones now only $89-$199. Caltex open 6am-11pm.

SPECIALIST METAL FINISHES. Samples of possibilities in the workshop display space at Metalworks Wanaka. 54 Ballantyne Rd. Ph 443 1760. www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz Gun-metal, aged, antiqued, polished, rusted, scuffed, to name a few.

MEDITATION IN THE WANAKA WELLNESS CENTER (24 Dungarvon St), Wednesdays 9:30-10:30am. A way to relax, let go and create through empowering visualizations. $15pp. For more info or to join in, contact Jeanette 021 405 216.

SASANOKI'S JAPANESE OF THE WEEK: 'arimasu' (ally-must) meaning 'available'. We have fresh Bluff oysters available. Enjoy it at Sasanoki before the season finishes.

A FULL GROOM FROM WANACLEANCAR INCLUDES every surface cleaned and treated, de-tarred and de-bugged. Includes interior shampoo - stain and smell removal. Also, paintwork cut and polished - scratch removal. Twice waxed and headlight restoration. Phone Richard on 0210 2942 908 or 443 5772 and leave a message.

DUE TO A FIRE AT FITZY'S WE WILL SADLY BE SHUT for a few weeks for refurb, but don't worry, our good friends up at Opium are hosting our live acts Sunday to Thursday. This week is Aloha or Die on Tuesday, Not The Oscars followed by music on Wednesday, Civilian Sol live loop pedal set on Thursday, and open mic/jam night on Sunday. $5 drinks all night and free entry all week long!

CLOTHES DRYER F&P, 3.5kg, front venting. New $240. Phone 443 8137.

GIVE YOUR SENSES A TREAT; why not join us at the Wanaka Farmers Market, every Thursday from 4pm Spencer House Mall.

MICROGREENS! MAYJER MICROGREENS will be at the Farmers Market this Thursday as usual, with some new, tasty micros for you to enjoy. Missed the market? Find our greens in Soul Food, or call us on 0210 372 638 to check what's available!

BULLOCK BAR - LIVE MUSIC THIS WEEK after the rugby is "No Reason" with Jenn Shelton back to rock your socks off Saturday the 20th.

ASPECTS SALON & DAY SPA. Great massage, spa and beauty treatments. Open 7 days, 61 Brownston St, Wanaka. Ph 443 5051.

MASSAGE THERAPY - SPORTS, DEEP TISSUE, RELAXATION MASSAGE. Treatment work, stress relief. Ursula Krebs, Dipl. Massage Therapist CH/NZ. Phone 0276 602 271, mobile service available.

PIGLETS AND CHICKENS FOR SALE. Piglets $80 each. Chickens, one year old, Brown Shavers $10 each. Phone 03 445 2644 or 0273 236 974.

LOCAL HONEY, PRESERVES, CHOCOLATES, cheese, bread, eggs and more at the Wanaka Farmers Market every Thursday from 4pm Spencer House Mall.

STATE OF ORIGIN AT WATER BAR Wednesday at 9:30pm. Live and loud! $9 Jager Red Bulls. $6 Carlsbergs. $5 Tequilas. It's going to be huge!

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN great family dining. Kids' fun boxed meals and activities, $8.50 for 2 courses. New winter Menu.

FOR RENT: IN HAWEA, 3 BEDROOM unfurnished family home. Close to lake with amazing views. Sunny with log fire. Large deck. Available for long term rent. Phone 443 0045. www.accommodationwanaka.com

FOUR NEW SNOW TYRES and multi-fit rims, excellent condition. Suit a range of vehicles, originally fitted to Subaru Imprezza. Size 175/70R14. $250 for the set, $290 with snow chains to suit. Phone 0210 2669 999

FROST SALE 40% OFF FASHION. 15% off possum fashion. Don't miss out!

UPPER CLUTHA DEERSTALKERS HUNTING COMPETITION starting the 23rd July. At The Albert Town Tavern. Entry forms available at the Tavern.

OFFICE ON HELWICK STREET $100 per week. 3x3m, close the door it's your own space, great central location. Power and internet included. Call 03 443 4433.

BULLOCK BAR – GOTTA CREW? Bring them into the Bully on Thursdays for $7 Matsons Jugs - available exclusively on one of our happy taps. Gotta call 443 7148 to book - first in, best dressed!

URZILA CARLSON, WINNER TV3 People's Choice Award NZ Comedy Festival 2013. Don't miss her at the "Comedy Hoedown" – 2 Aug LWC R18. Call Sandy 03 443 1264 for tickets.

VOLVO FOR SALE - 850GLE WAGON 1994.179000 kms. Leather interior. Heated seats. 2 new tyres. WOF till Oct. Full service history. Lovely car needs new home. $1500 ono. 021 635 636 or 443 8192.

BULLOCK BAR - LIVE MUSIC with Tony Kerr playing Friday night the 19th.

ST.TROPEZ SPRAY TANNING SPECIAL! Going on holiday or to a special occasion? Why not go looking naturally tanned. Book in for one tan $50, bring a friend 1/2 price. Offer ends August 31st. 443 6392 www.emmaforbeauty.co.nz

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN jugs of beer starting at $8.00 and pints $5.00, all day everyday.

HOUSE SWAP FOR RETIRED COUPLE. November 4 - 5 weeks. Hawea, Albert Town or Wanaka for 2 bedroom bach Mt Maunganui or 3 bedroom house Hamilton. Phone 07 856 3924.

SAVE AN ADDITIONAL 6C LITRE ON YOUR FUEL AT CALTEX Wanaka when you purchase an executive car wash and 40 litres of fuel using your AA Smartfuel card. That's 12c litre in total. Terms and conditions apply.

THOMAS SABO JEWELLERY SALE - 50% off selected Thomas Sabo sterling silver jewellery for the month of July. Come see us at Aspiring Jewellers on the lake front, 101 Ardmore Street, Wanaka, 443 2722.

WANAKA WELDER ARC AND STAINLESS TIG welding service for site work and repairs. Qualified tradesman. Phone 0221 096 116.

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

REFRIGERATOR BENCHTOP 45 x 45 x 50cm. Suitable office/shop. As new. $150. Phone 443 8137.

ASPARAGUS CROWNS, DAHLIA TUBERS and early seed potatoes, now in store! Last chance for shallots, garlic and lilies. Wanaka Mitre10.

WOODYS. FREE POOL EVERY DAY 4-7pm and pool comp every Thursday at 7pm. Free entry and great prizes.

SALE - LADIES FASHION BOOTS - less $50. Selected boots 1/2 price. Men's Rodd and Gun shoes - less $25 at Shoes Unlimited, 80b Ardmore St, Wanaka.

RELATIONSHIP PROBLEMS. Would you like to keep your relationship together? Would you like help if your relationship is ending? Are you unsure what you want? Women's Support provide 24/7 confidential free support and advice. Phone 443 1448. www.womenssupport.org.nz  

STRENGTH & CORE TRAINING FOR HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETES. Emphasis on developing correct movement patterns and creating an educational environment for 14+ yr olds. Leaders: Val Burke and Dougal Allan. Spaces limited, register at valburke@xtra.co.nz

LOCAL HONEY, PRESERVES, CHOCOLATES, cheese, bread, eggs and more at the Wanaka Farmers Market every Thursday from 4pm Spencer House Mall.

PIGLETS AND CHICKENS FOR SALE. Piglets $80 each. Chickens, one year old, Brown Shavers $10 each. Phone 03 445 2644 or 0273 236 974.

FREEDOM FROM EMOTIONAL EATING - Aligned to Life Workshops. Sunday 28 July 9.30-1pm. Yoga breathing and body awareness with Christine. Understanding your emotional triggers and responses and hypnosis session with clinical hypnotherapist Chris Jacques. Making healthy raw snacks for comfort, energy and sleeping. Cost $69. Limited spaces. Call Christine 0276 936 300.

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

TREES FOR SALE. Large 2m+ specimen trees - beautiful blossoms or autumn colours. Flowering cherries - shiratae and hokusai, claret ash, red oak, silver maple. Locally field grown at Lake Hawea. Inspection invited. Available bare rooted at the end of July. $45+GST each. Ph Rod 443 6242, 0211 610 062.

THE LANDING IS OPEN FROM 4:30pm. Kids menu available. Phone 443 5099.

MISSION WOW WINTER EVENTS - Women's introduction to backcountry and ski touring Sat 20 and 27 July. New - Treble Cone Ski Technique and Pilates Core Circuit classes weekly from 9 July. Pisa Backcountry hut spring weekend 12-13 Oct. WOW Wellness Retreat in Canterbury 7-15 Sept. www.missionwow.org

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.

DID YOU KNOW THE WANAKA FARMERS MARKET opens Thursday, 4pm Spencer House Mall? If not, come and join us this Thursday?

NEED A JOB? Require an experienced, motivated housekeeper/receptionist to join a leading Wanaka accommodation business. Part time. Must be available 8.30am-5.30pm, 7 days a week. Immediate start. Must be planning to live in Wanaka for 6 months or more. Send your CV to: hotel2014@hotmail.com

PREVAILING WIND BLOWING SMOKE back down your chimney? Inversion layer hampering the efficiency of your log burner? Come and talk to Olly at Wanaka Stainless about Fluecube.

SUPER FAST INTERNET CONNECTIONS. Easy access computers. 24/7 Wi-Fi on the water front. Convenient low cost options. Upstairs 3 Helwick Street.

STEAK! When only the best will do. ''Reserve" grade beef, exclusively served at the Bullock Bar Grill. 7 nights from 6pm. Come and taste the difference.

SPRING SKIING? LUXURIOUS ACCOMMODATION in Queenstown for one week beginning September 6th. Three bedrooms, two bathrooms, spa and wood fire. $160 per night, maximum eight persons. Phone 0210 2409 672.

WANT TO GET INTO SKI TOURING but need to learn some skills? This Sat 20th and 27th July we are running an introductory course with Aspiring Guides, 2 places still available. More info www.missionwow.org or call/text Jo 0212 538 213.

REAL BREAD? THE PEOPLE'S BREAD. Our sourdough is simply grain (we mill them ourselves), water, salt. Pure, delicious and wonderfully good for you. Come to the Farmers Market on Thursday inside the mall to taste for yourself. We also deliver to you warm from the oven: order online via www.facebook.com/ThePeoplesBread

SHEEPSKIN BOOTS SALE!! BO BOOTS Luxury Sheepskin boots with outdoor soles. Seconds, samples and overstocked product. 1 Cliff Wilson St next to Hammer and Nail. This Friday 12 - 6 and Saturday 9 - 4 only! Up to 60% off!! See you there. www.boboots.com

FREE TRIBE TEAM TRAININGTM classes at ProActive Health and Fitness! Come and experience for yourself why ProActive's World-Class TRIBE Team TrainingTM classes are so popular! There is something for everyone - TribeFITTM, TribeCORETM, TribePUNCHTM, TribeKIDSTM and TribeLIFETM. Our free trial week begins Monday 29th July so make sure you book in for your free training classes and achieve more than you ever thought possible! Contact ProActive Health and Fitness now! 443 6500, info@proactivewanaka.com   

PSYCHIC MEDIUM FROM NAPIER with over 25 years experience. New to Wanaka. Ph/tx Miriana 0275 023 764.

SUNDAY TREAT. You've worked hard. You've skied hard. Now you deserve the best Sunday roast ever. 21st July Winter Heart and Soul event at Bistro Gentil. Live music session by The Afterglow, hearty whole pig spit roast with gratin greens and roasted vegetables. Buffet starts around 2pm when meat is melt-in-the mouth. Come early for breads and spreads. $35. Bookings 03 443 2299. www.facebook.com/bistrogentil

THIS FRIDAY AT THE CREEK CAFE DJ's Nomad Emily and LT with live visuals from VJ Milly. Happy hour. 6am till 10pm.

CLOTHES DRYER F&P, 3.5kg, front venting. New $240. Phone 443 8137.

SNOW FARM FUN WINTER TRIATHLON August 31st offering a Mini 1.2.1 and Mighty 3.9.3 triathlon meaning the whole family can enjoy a fun day on the snow! Please visit snowfarmnz.com or call 443 7542.

EXPERT TREE CARE - what arborists do... any tree, any size, anywhere. Phone Wanaka's owner-operated council approved professional arborists. Tree Tamers, 0272 751 268 or www.treetamers.co.nz

LIVE MUSIC EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT at Woodys and mountain staff get $5 house drinks all the time. Only on presentation of a valid staff pass.

COME IN AND GET A "WORLD CLASS TUNE" at Base Ultimate Workshop. The official workshop for the NZ Park and Pipe Team. Drop of at Base 2 or 39 Helwick Street.

COME AS YOU ARE to the Family Connections Service and dinner this Sunday 21 July, 5pm at the new Wanaka Presbyterian Community Church Centre on Tenby Street. It's all about families spending time together and connecting with others – relaxed reflection for the adults and fun for the kids. All welcome.

BUNKS - WHITE STEEL FRAME, CONVERTS to single beds, $75. Bookcase 1.780 high x 800 wide $50. Phone 443 7756.

DIGITAL AVALANCHE TRANSCEIVER for sale. Ortovox x1. Shows direction plus distance. 457 kHz. Excellent condition. Includes manual. $200. Ph 443 8557.

KITCHEN TABLE CONVERSATIONS - parenting through the early and primary years. Come and join other parents in this popular course for 3 Wednesday evenings beginning August 21st. Facilitator: Liz Maluschnig. Call Liz on 443 1955 or email lizmaluschnig@gmail.com

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

SMEG WALL OVEN 60CM BLACK GLASS FRONT $350 ono. Smeg 4 burner gas top, black $300 ono. Phone 443 5588 Rosa 021 992 068.

FOR SALE: WOODEN DINING TABLE with two bench seats $450. Red leather, 3 seater sofa $850. Funky red 3 seater sofa bed $280. Various chests of drawers, beside cabinets, free standing mirror $180. All excellent condition. Phone or text 0273 449 522.

NOVA BEAUTY THERAPY - Deep cleansing back exfoliation, followed by a luxury manicure with a peppermint hand mask, only $70. Phone Nova on 03 443 1077 or 0274 430 014.

PONY CLUB OPEN DAY - Hawea Wanaka Pony Club is starting the season with an "open day / registration day", Saturday 27th July 1-3pm at our grounds at the Hawea Flat Domain. With or without pony, all welcome to come along, meet our instructors and other riders, ask questions and find out what is involved in Pony Club. Any queries please call Julia 0275 091 972 or email haweawanakaponyclub@gmail.com

TRY YOUR LUCK AT PEMBROKE PUTT these school holidays. Cheap fun. Family entertainment in the centre of town. Wanaka's newest mini golf course. Brownston St behind New World.

IT'S 6 IN THE MORNING AND THE coffee is hot and the café is warm only at the Hammer, Wanaka's earliest opening café. The Hammer & Nail, Bakery & Café, 3 Cliff Wilson Street (opposite Mitre 10). Phone orders on 443 8500 welcome.

A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO CREATIVE COMMUNITIES SCHEME, Jo Sedon at Ray White, Adventure Consultants, Nulook Windows and The Architectural Roofing Company for your sponsorship for the Hawea Flat School's production 'Sir Ed, You're a Legend.' A special thank you to the Graeme and Olive West Trust for providing the funds to upgrade the Hawea Flat School stereo system.

ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT TREES - advice on planting, pruning, shaping, reducing, thinning, topping and mulching. Information on our website www.treetamers.co.nz - Tree Tamers, Wanaka's Council approved arborists (also friendly and professional) 03 443 6454.

TOURING SKINS G3 STILL IN BOX, brand new. Amazing quality, uncut. $200. Text 0223 918 800 or email jobutler@easy.com

"TRUTH" ARE IN WANAKA as part of their NZ tour on Weds 24th July at Opium! Nominated "Best Producer" in the 2013 Dubstepforum Awards, Truth have a reputation as world-class producers and party-rocking DJs. Early bird tickets selling fast, tickets at cosmicticketing.co.nz

HI, I'M CHIRO KATE, the new chiropractor at Koru Chiropractic at Wanaka Health. After practicing in Australia and Scotland for the last 7 years, I'm looking forward to becoming part of the Wanaka community and helping you get your body in tip-top shape. For headaches, back/neck pain, sports injuries, pregnancy discomfort, and general improvement in body function, come and see me at Wanaka Health, 21 Plantation Rd. Ph 443 7055.

MONEY AVAILABLE FOR YOUR GROUP'S ART PROJECT from the Upper Clutha Community Arts Council. Application forms are in the Wanaka Library.

ROSES AND FRUIT TREES NEED PRUNING? Need a "Really Good Gardener"? Phone Andrew on 443 7738 or 0221 366 708.

GREAT ROOM AVAILABLE FOR THERAPIST on lakefront at great rate. Sunny and quiet. Phone 0275 343 497.

SEEKING FLATMATE to share. Master bed/bath, beautiful fully-furnished condo with lots of amenities including hot tub and garage. $125+ utilities. Text 024 064 468.

NEED A NANNY OVER SCHOOL HOLIDAYS? Or longer? Experienced help available. In town references, vehicle, infant - up. Hope to hear from you with greater detail. Call 0223 698 517.

SOAK DAY SPA. A girl should be two things – classy and fabulous! Girls, check out the fabulous facials, slick manicures, warming pedicures, lush lash extensions, it's were it all begins. Soak Day Spa – Wanaka's beauty and spa destination. Bookings 443 4340.

EXPERIENCED BABY SITTER AVAILABLE: any time, any day. Full of smiles, games and a bag of tricks. Give Ash a shout on 0210 288 9320.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN sit back and watch the rugby. Great atmosphere, great food, kid friendly, courtesy coach. Free pick up and drop off 443 4545.

IN TOUCH MASSAGE - About you. For you. Michelle Cotter phone 443 6311.

HIRE HARRY - 0800 442 779 - Carpenter, gardener, painter. 

DOUBLE ROOM (FURNISHED) TO RENT in Albert Town for winter season. Single $60pw / Couple $250pw incl power/firewood/internet. Call 0223 009 115 / 03 443 5018.

WARM UP FOR ALL YOUR HEATING NEEDS - Hitachi heat pumps, Woodsman, Firenzo, Yunca, Masport, Kent and Warmington fires, electric heaters and gas fires - Placemakers in Ballantyne Road.

BIRGIT IS BACK AT ALI BABAS for women's hairstyling this week - July 16th to 20th, then every second week. Phone 443 1722 for an appointment.

3D PRINTING AVAILABLE from Internet Cafe - upstairs 3 Helwick St. Bring us your files or turn your thought into 3-dimensional reality.

20 SQM OF OFFICE OR RETAIL SPACE TO LEASE in the centre of town. $75 per week. Call 0221 572 180 to enquire.

WANT TO SPICE UP YOUR LIFE? Then grab a nicely spicy hot chocolate from Coffee Cure in the Medical Centre. Along with our famous ginger latte, it's sure to warm you up! Coffee Cure, 23 Cardrona Valley Road.

GOOD-LOOKING TREES? Tree Tamers love to care for your trees. Local since 2003, owner operated, council approved arborists. Free quote from Milo Gilmour 0272 751 268 or www.treetamers.co.nz

PLUNKET WOULD LIKE TO SAY A BIG THANK YOU to everyone that took part in our Wanaka Baby & Child Expo. The support from our local community was amazing. Congratulations to Fiona White the winner of our $100 New World voucher. Special thanks to our sponsors The Lake Wanaka Centre, Sorted Print and Design. Also to The Mediterranean Market for their contribution of healthy food treats on the Plunket table and New World for donating the $100 gift card. Thank you.

JOHANNESBURG, ALSO KNOWN AS JOZI, Joburg, Joni, eGoli or Joeys, is the largest city in South Africa, by population. Johannesburg is one of the 50 largest metropolitan areas in the world and is also the world's largest city not situated on a river, lake, or coastline. The Messenger is available in Johannesburg on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

EVERGREEN HOMES & CONSTRUCTION. New homes, renovations, landscaping and earthmoving, soil and gravel supplies. Free quotes call 0508 EVERGREEN.

RED HOT BATTERY SPECIALS 75D26RMF $159.00 normally $225.00. Contact Dean, Neville or Russell 443 4906 or 443 7424. Don't miss out!

WOMEN'S RESTORATIVE HEALTH MORNING - Come for a discussion about nourishing and caring for yourself as a woman, plus enjoy gentle yoga shared by Jen Rumore. Saturday, 27 July 9.30am -12pm. $20 to reserve your place. Call Jordan Spencer, Health Coach 0220 881 292.

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

WANAKA SKI & SNOWSPORTS CLUB ATHLETES NIGHT. Thursday 18th July at The Venue from 5.30pm. Info phone 443 1263.

FOR RENT MT IRON AREA. Sunny 3 bedroom house, renovated, fully furnished. Separate shower/toilet. Log burner, fire wood is supplied once for the season. SkyTV (basic), DVD, internet. Single $150pw, till 31/8. Double $160pw for single use or $200pw for a couple, full season. Power is extra. Prefer working people with a reference. Contact 0274 301 671.

CALL FRED AT ACTIVE ELECTRO for all your heat pump, electrical and home security needs on 03 443 4065 or 0275 543 203.

HANDYMAN AND CARPENTRY SERVICE. Phone 0211 788 589 or 443 2001.

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. The team at Wanaka Health wish you all a safe winter sports season. However, if you need us: Chiropractic, Physiotherapy, Acupuncture and Massage Therapy. 21 Plantation Rd, Wanaka. Ph 443 7055.

TRAIN AND BECOME A SKI OR SNOWBOARD INSTRUCTOR and be teaching in USA, Canada, Japan and Europe. 3 and 8 week courses available with the Rookie Academy. Contact Dean 021 403 076. www.rookieacademy.com

HAIR SPECIAL. WOW $40 off all Keratin Xpress Blowout Complex treatments in July. Beautiful straight, glossy hair can be yours for weeks on end. Check our Facebook page for details. You will be amazed. Call Aimee or Kelly at Flair Hair Design. Ph 443 7727.

HOUSEKEEPING POSITION AVAILABLE at Minaret Lodge, Wanaka. Call or text for an appointment 021 634 478 and/or email your CV to fran@minaretlodge.co.nz 

MUST SEE! WILSON DIXON'S MELODIC philosophies of life at the "Comedy Hoedown" – 2 Aug LWC. Call 03 443 1264 for tickets. 

WOODEN CHEST 85CM X 45CM. Ideal for storage or coffee table etc. $60. Phone 443 4116.

MEDITATION IN THE WANAKA WELLNESS CENTER (24 Dungarvon St), Wednesdays 9:30-10:30am. A way to relax, let go and create through empowering visualizations. $15pp. For more info or to join in, contact Jeanette 021 405 216.

BLUNT KNIVES, LOPPERS, SECATEURS ETC? Phone Al at Razor Edge Sharpening. 0274 545 686.

TREES, HEDGES A PROBLEM? Too much growth? For a good, affordable clean up, call Property Maintenance and Service for the best solution. Phone 0274 595 799.

COOKING APPLES - make the best ever apple pies. For pick up phone 021 511 117.

INTERESTED IN RIVER CRUISING? Come to our free info evening on Wed 24th July. Join us for a drink and hear about this fantastic way to holiday, there will be amazing early bird savings too! Space is limited so call World Travellers Wanaka now to register on 03 443 7414 or email wanaka@worldtravellers.co.nz

BULLOCK BAR BOTTLE STORE: 2 for $60, Gilbeys, Dewars 1L and Speights 24's $35.99.

ULTIMATE RENTALS NOW IN BASE 2, 12 Helwick St. Best rental gear in Wanaka. New location same great service!

ASPECTS SALON & DAY SPA. Great massage, spa and beauty treatments. Open 7 days, 61 Brownston St, Wanaka. Ph 443 5051.

THIS FRIDAY AT OPIUM COME AND unleash your inner party animal with DJ C:She, L.T. and special guest DJ spinning Breaks, DnB and Ghetto funk. Free entry and $5 drinks all night, come get your party on!

YAMAHA GC1 BABY GRAND PIANO FOR SALE: as new, in tune, 4 years old, 5'3" includes stool - $10,500. Enquiries call Adele 443 2325.

BUY 2, GET ONE FREE! Lovelinks and Pastiche charms - for a limited time only at Orbis on the lake front.

HAPPILY EVER AFTER doesn't just happen. You have to work at keeping the romance alive! Join other couples (married and long-term partners) from 8 August at The Marriage Course, a series of date nights focused on enhancing your relationship. Hosted by the Combined Churches, contact Kathy (443 5364) or Damon (443 2440) for more information.

BEN HURLEY IS "A KIWI COMEDIC LEGEND" Don't miss the "Comedy Hoedown" – 2 Aug LWC. Call 03 443 1264 for tickets. 

DUE TO A FIRE AT FITZY'S WE WILL SADLY BE SHUT for a few weeks for refurb, but don't worry, our good friends up at Opium are hosting our live acts Sunday to Thursday. This week is Aloha or Die on Tuesday, Not The Oscars followed by music on Wednesday, Civilian Sol live loop pedal set on Thursday, and open mic/jam night on Sunday. $5 drinks all night and free entry all week long!

MONEY - WHERE DOES IT GO? How to start collecting some, how to protect it, how to invest it, buy a house or not. All covered Money Management course, one night a week, 20 weeks, fully funded. Contact Myl 443 1738 or myl@xtra.co.nz

DO YOU NORMALLY BOOK YOUR AIRFARES on the Internet? Did you know Wanaka Flight Centre has the lowest airfare guarantee*? Why would you book anywhere else! *Terms and conditions apply. Phone Wanaka Flight Centre 03 443 4101 or emailwanaka@flightcentre.co.nz to make an appointment.

HAVE A SPARE ROOM? Needing homestay families for Cardrona's HPC athletes. Get paid $265 p/week. Short term stay. Call Claire 0276 320 821. hpc@cardrona.com

ONLINE PHOTOS WITH NO POSTAL CHARGES. Find you want to order online photos but there's always a postal charge of at least $3.95, and you have to wait 3-5 days to get your photos? Check out LifePics - order photos directly from home and pick them up at your local photo-store the next day. Same price as ordering online but no postal charges. Check it out www.myphotobooks.co.nz - order prints online.

GET THOSE INSIDE PAINTING JOBS DONE - come and see us for all your paint and decorating needs - Placemakers in Ballantyne Road.

DANCERS! CEROC, TANGO, ROCK N ROLL etc. Social dance evenings Thursdays 7pm - 9pm until 29th August at Presbyterian Church Hall, Tenby Street. Donations to Cancer Research. Rob 443 5544, Bernadette 0212 420 709.

WORLD HELI CHALLENGE - THE MOVIE, Wednesday 24th 7pm Edgewater Resort. Get a taste of all the action from last year's event and follow local hero Will Jackways on his adventure to Alaska. Drink specials, free entry and a chance to meet some of this year's athletes.

A DAY WITHOUT LAUGHTER IS A DAY WASTED! Don't miss the "Comedy Hoedown" – 2 Aug Lake Wanaka Centre. A Wanaka Primary School Future Trust Fundraiser – R18. Call Sandy 03 443 1264 for tickets.

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

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.

YOU BEAUTY: NEW HOME-BASED BEAUTY SALON IN WANAKA! Get eyelash extensions, acrylic, shellac nails, waxing, massage and a lot more! Check out Facebook page or call 0210 2374 090.

YOGA/MEDITATION: HAWEA FLAT SCHOOL, Thursdays 6:30-8pm, $10. Robyn 0276 448 005. Great for the body and the mind. All levels welcome.

FULL MOON FONDUE AT SNOW FARM NZ this Saturday 20th July. Perfect chance to explore the trails on skis or snow shoes under the moonlight. Starts 5pm onwards, rental gear available from 4pm. Bookings essential - call 443 7542 for more info and to book.

DO YOU SUFFER FROM DIGESTIVE ISSUES? Does your body need a hand. Chi Nei Tsang (stomach massage) is a powerful hands-on treatment to free up stuckness. Call Christine 0276 936 300.

GREEN TOAD SNOWBOARD AND SKI RENTALS, 6 Pembroke Mall, behind Boa Boa Takeaways. Taking care of locals since 2003.

FURNITURE TRUCK DEPARTING EVERY FRIDAY ex Central Otago to Canterbury available for household removals and smaller consignments. Please call 03 312 6915 or text 0274 610 035 for an obligation free quote.

NANNY WANTED: WE REQUIRE A NANNY for our one year old son on Mondays and Tuesdays, 7am until 5pm. Please email lucyannan@gmail.com with expressions of interest.

ACCOMMODATION OPPOSITE MERCY HOSPITAL DUNEDIN. One Bedroom studio, spacious with kitchen facilities. $90 per night. Ph 03 467 2426 or email: dijames@ihug.co.nz

THIS SATURDAY AT OPIUM all the way from the UK is DJ Bifta mixing his signature sound of Electro Wobble, Breaks and House, with support DJ. $5 drinks all night and free entry.

CUT-IT KITCHENS & JOINERY has qualified, licensed builders and joiners on the team to offer a building service as well as designing and manufacturing your new kitchen, laundry or home office. For a one stop shop call 443 5031 or 0274 911 955.

TOYOTAS FOR SALE: 2007 Landcruiser Prado, 76,000kms. Immaculate. $38,000. 1997 Landcruiser Prado, genuine, 77,000kms, $18,750. 2006 Hiace, 5dr van, 59,000kms, very tidy, $23,500. R.M.V.T. Phone 0210 309 038 or 443 4914.

KIP MCGRATH WILL WORK WITH YOU to achieve your academic goals. Teaching ratio 1:4, Maths, English and Science, y2 - y13. Enrol now for term 3. Call Nikki 443 1547.

CHOP SHOP Espresso Bar & Clothing Boutique. Winner of 'Best Local Shop' in On Magazines readers' poll! Shop 3, Pembroke Mall. Ph 443 8297.

2 X LOAVES GOLDEN BAKE BREAD ONLY $3.00 and 2x2L Pams milk only $6.90. Today and every day, Caltex Wanaka.

ALPINE COMPUTERS – see full ad in this issue.

ORDER YOUR PHOTOS WHILE ON THE SKIFIELD. What? Yes! Order your photos directly from your iPhone/android/iPad/tablet with our LifePics app - it's a free app at the app store. See our website on how at myphotobooks.co.nz - zip code 9305 - you will need this. Select your prints on the skifield and pick them up when you are in town - how easy is that? Matte, gloss, regular sized or enlargements. Yes Photo&Digital (Wanaka) 14 Helwick Street, Wanaka, 7 days.

JOHANNESBURG IS SITUATED ON THE HIGHVELD PLATEAU, and has a subtropical highland climate. The summer months (October to April) are characterised by hot days followed by afternoon thundershowers and cool evenings, and the winter months (May to September) by dry, sunny days followed by cold nights. The Messenger is available in Johannesburg on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

METALWORKS WANAKA is pleased to have Steve Bartlett back complementing our team of precision engineers. Design, manufacture, repairs and modification happening in our workshop 54 Ballantyne Rd. Pop in and see what we do. www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON. Natalie's ski season special for July and August. Roots retouch or half head of foils with cut and blow dry $100. Phone 443 5898.

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

"NOT THE OSCARS!" (THE NOSCARS) FORTNIGHTLY mini film clip competition starts this Weds 17th July at Opium at 9pm. Are you into making mini movies whether purely as a novice or on a more serious level? Then this is for you! Just create a 1-4 minute movie (week 1 theme is pre or past season shenanigans). Heaps of amazing prizes each fortnight (grand final prize is a Heliski, plus there's a Skydive and other awesome spot prizes to be won each fortnight!) For full details/rules visit our "Opium Wanaka" Facebook page.

HAIR SPECIAL. WOW $40 off all Keratin Xpress Blowout Complex treatments in July. Beautiful straight, glossy hair can be yours for weeks on end. Check our Facebook page for details. You will be amazed. Call Aimee or Kelly at Flair Hair Design. Ph 443 7727.

SHEEPSKIN BOOTS SALE!! BO BOOTS Luxury Sheepskin boots with outdoor soles. Seconds, samples and overstocked product. 1 Cliff Wilson St next to Hammer and Nail. This Friday 12 - 6 and Saturday 9 - 4 only! Up to 60% off!! See you there. www.boboots.com

SUGAR BLUES WORKSHOP Sun 21st July - 9.30-1pm. Yoga for stomach and digestive health with Christine Callanan and Fermented Foods Demo. "Sugar Blues" talk with Health Coach, Jordan Spencer. Raw Food lunch. Cost $69. Limited spaces. Call Christine 0276 936 300.

GARAGE SALE: 2 ASH AVE, ALBERT TOWN. Saturday 10 - 2pm. Moving house clear-out. Single beds, old canoe, clothes, household stuff, trampoline etc.

RELAX, NURTURE, DETOXIFY! MASSAGE: Lomi Lomi (Hawaiian) or Hot Stone. Also Lymphatic clearance. Therapeutic treatments. Ph Maryann 443 6463, 0211 101 160.

1996 SUBARU LEGACY GT. 4WD manual, 191,000km. New cambelt. New WOF and rego. Must sell this week. $2,100 ono. Phone 0210 533 765.

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.

STEAK! When only the best will do. ''Reserve" grade beef, exclusively served at the Bullock Bar Grill. 7 nights from 6pm. Come and taste the difference.

LIFE FEELING DULL AND GREY? Then spice it up with a nicely spicy hot chocolate or ginger latte from Coffee Cure in the Wanaka Lakes Health Centre.

SANCTUARY DAY SPA IS LOOKING FOR A qualified beauty therapist with essential skills in deep tissue massage. Please contact Vanessa on 03 443 0827 or email: dayspa@oakridge.co.nz

UPPER CLUTHA DEERSTALKERS BUTCHERY night at the Albert Town Tavern Friday, the 9th of August, starting at 7.30pm. More details to come.

FREE TRIBE TEAM TRAININGTM classes at ProActive Health and Fitness! Come and experience for yourself why ProActive's World-Class TRIBE Team TrainingTM classes are so popular! There is something for everyone - TribeFITTM, TribeCORETM, TribePUNCHTM, TribeKIDSTM and TribeLIFETM. Our free trial week begins Monday 29th July so make sure you book in for your free training classes and achieve more than you ever thought possible! Contact ProActive Health and Fitness now! 443 6500, info@proactivewanaka.com   

GIVE YOUR SENSES A TREAT; why not join us at the Wanaka Farmers Market, every Thursday from 4pm Spencer House Mall.

OFFICE ON HELWICK STREET $100 per week. 3x3m, close the door it's your own space, great central location. Power and internet included. Call 03 443 4433.

EVERGREEN HOMES & CONSTRUCTION. New homes, renovations, landscaping and earthmoving, soil and gravel supplies. Free quotes call 0508 EVERGREEN.

JOHANNESBURG WAS A ROUGH AND DISORGANIZED PLACE in the gold rush during the late 19th Century, populated by white miners, African tribesmen, African women beer brewers who cooked for and sold beer to migrant workers, a large number of European prostitutes, gangsters, impoverished Afrikaners, tradesmen, and Zulu "AmaWasha" - Zulu men who dominated laundry work. The Messenger is available in Johannesburg on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

LAUGHTER IS THE BIOLOGICAL REACTION of humans to moments or occasions of humor. Don't miss the "Comedy Hoedown" – 2 Aug, Lake Wanaka Centre. A Wanaka Primary School Future Trust Fundraiser – R18. Call Sandy 03 443 1264 for tickets

CLOTHES DRYER F&P, 3.5kg, front venting. New $240. Phone 443 8137.

NEED A JOB? Require an experienced, motivated housekeeper/receptionist to join a leading Wanaka accommodation business. Part time. Must be available 8.30am-5.30pm, 7 days a week. Immediate start. Must be planning to live in Wanaka for 6 months or more. Send your CV to: hotel2014@hotmail.com

THOMAS SABO JEWELLERY SALE - 50% off selected Thomas Sabo sterling silver jewellery for the month of July. Come see us at Aspiring Jewellers on the lake front, 101 Ardmore Street, Wanaka, 443 2722.

HAVEN'T HAD A TUNE SINCE LAST SPRING? Come into Base Ultimate Workshop and get your skis and snowboard running fast! Drop off at Base 2 or 39 Helwick Steet.

PONY CLUB OPEN DAY - Hawea Wanaka Pony Club is starting the season with an "open day / registration day", Saturday 27th July 1-3pm at our grounds at the Hawea Flat Domain. With or without pony, all welcome to come along, meet our instructors and other riders, ask questions and find out what is involved in Pony Club. Any queries please call Julia 0275 091 972 or email haweawanakaponyclub@gmail.com

HOUSE TO RENT - LONG TERM - Comfortable 3 bedroom house in Hawea Flat. Multifuel fire, heat pump, double garage, large section, $280 p.w. Phone 03 7510 076.

GREEN TOAD SNOWBOARD AND SKI RENTALS, 6 Pembroke Mall, behind Boa Boa Takeaways. Taking care of locals since 2003.

NOVA BEAUTY THERAPY - Hot bubble foot soak, pick me up pedicure with paraffin hydration foot mask, polish and relaxation scalp massage only $70. Phone Nova 03 443 1077 or 0274 430 014.

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.

STOP BATHROOM MOISTURE. Have a showerdome fitted. Call 0211 788 589 or 443 2001.

FOR SALE: 2 BLUE CHAIRS, dresser, hall table and couch. Call or text 0276 821 057.

GALLERY33. NEW WORKS ARRIVING FOR WINTER. Charms from Jewels Vine and Bell Birds from Lukeke, amazing new colours! Open 7 days. www.gallery33.co.nz

FOR SALE: MAZDA ASTINA 2000, 1800cc, manual, 6CD stacker, cambelt done, 103,000km, 15" alloy wheels. $8700 ono. Phone Adele 0273 106 787.

KEY ELEMENTS MASSAGE SPECIAL! Experience a S.H.E.A.T.H. of relief this week for only $60/hr. Johnathan Key C.M.T. 17 year's experience. Professional studio/mobile. Contact 0221 597 846. massagewanaka.co.nz

KAROKE! KAROKE! KAROKE! It's back at Opium Thursday nights from 8pm.

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

WANT TO GET INTO SKI TOURING but need to learn some skills? This Sat 20th and 27th July we are running an introductory course with Aspiring Guides, 2 places still available. More info www.missionwow.org or call/text Jo 0212 538 213.

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

BP WORKSHOP OPEN SATURDAY MORNINGS 8.30 - 1.00pm. Call 443 7424 to book, 59 Ardmore Street.

WANAKA FLIGHT CENTRE. More than just flights! We also specialise in cruises, escorted tours, accommodation, car hire, insurance, visas and more. What can we do for you? Wanaka Flight Centre - Phone 03 443 4101 or email wanaka@flightcentre.co.nz to make an appointment.

IT'S 6 IN THE MORNING AND THE coffee is hot and the café is warm only at the Hammer, Wanaka's earliest opening café. The Hammer & Nail, Bakery & Café, 3 Cliff Wilson Street (opposite Mitre 10). Phone orders on 443 8500 welcome.

REFRIGERATOR BENCHTOP 45 x 45 x 50cm. Suitable office/shop. As new. $150. Phone 443 8137.

NORDAVIA - A NORDIC SPECIALTY BAKESHOP. Wanaka's most stylish and innovative Bakeshop - with a fresh Nordic/Scandinavian twist! Fine Nordic pastries, cinnamon buns, tarts, cakes and fabulous coffee to go! Decorating classes for the holidays, gift vouchers. Open Monday to Friday 10am - 4pm and now open Saturday's 10am - 2pm! Find us at the top of Frederick Street off Ballantyne Road - just past Placemakers. Phone - 03 443 5475. www.nordaviabakeshop.co.nz

MONEY MANAGEMENT COURSE Thursdays, 6 – 9pm. Starts soon, 20 weeks, fully funded, friendly way to learn life enhancing skills. All good stuff! Bring a friend, and get financially set up for life. Contact Myl 443 1738, 0274 439 942 or myl@xtra.co.nz

70% OFF DYRBERG/KERN JEWELLERY and half price leather wallets - only at Orbis. 139 Ardmore St on the lake front. 

INTERESTED IN RIVER CRUISING? Come to our free info evening on Wed 24th July. Join us for a drink and hear about this fantastic way to holiday, there will be amazing early bird savings too! Space is limited so call World Travellers Wanaka now to register on 03 443 7414 or email wanaka@worldtravellers.co.nz

LIVE MUSIC EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT at Woodys and mountain staff get $5 house drinks all the time. Only on presentation of a valid staff pass.

WORLD HELI CHALLENGE - THE MOVIE, Wednesday 24th 7pm Edgewater Resort. Get a taste of all the action from last year's event and follow local hero Will Jackways on his adventure to Alaska. Drink specials, free entry and a chance to meet some of this year's athletes.

SORE NECK OR JUST A VERY OLD PILLOW? Kaleidoscope, Helwick Street can help you with a suitable pillow. Fibre pillows priced from $11.50 - $30. Feather and down from $40 - $100.

SPLITBOARD FOR SALE, K2 2013 PANORAMIC Splitboard including skins and the voile split system. Board has only been used on 5 days and is an unfortunate sale $900. Phone 0279 648 582.

IS YOUR VEHICLE INTERIOR A HEALTHY ENVIRONMENT? You may be surprised at the result we can achieve with our complete interior clean and upholstery shampoo. Wanacleancar - Keeping Wanaka cars beautiful since 2008! Phone Richard on 0210 2942 908 or 443 5772.

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON. Natalie's ski season special for July and August. Roots retouch or half head of foils with cut and blow dry $100. Phone 443 5898.

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

HOUSE FOR RENT - ALBERT TOWN - Long term preferred. New, sunny, 3 bedroom home with log fire, $390 p/w. Phone 021 452 453.

MAGNETIC SKI RACKS. Lockable keys included. Fit straight to the roof of your car. $40. Phone 0210 2669 999.

STEAKHOUSE, THE BULLOCK BAR GRILL. Choice of 5 cuts of "Reserve" grade NZ beef. 7 days a week from 6pm.

BLAST OFF WITH MORE CASH in your pocket, when you rent from Rocket!  Rocket Rental ski and board hire, 39 Helwick St. 443ROCK.

DANCE WANAKA – now taking enrolments for Term 3. Ballet, Jazz, Hip Hop, adult and senior classes. New boys' 5 and 6 yr class. Limited spaces in junior classes. View timetable and enrol online www.dancewanaka.co.nz or call Anna 021 575 569.

THIS SATURDAY AT OPIUM all the way from the UK is DJ Bifta mixing his signature sound of Electro Wobble, Breaks and House, with support DJ. $5 drinks all night and free entry.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN. Best chicken and chips in town. Ph 443 4545.

METAL BALUSTRADES, HAND RAILS, GATES by Metalworks Wanaka, 54 Ballantyne Rd. Ph 443 1760. Browse in our display space of the workshop to see the possibilities in metal or discuss your design ideas with us. www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz.

WANAKA SKI AND SNOWSPORTS CLUB sponsored athletes presentations evening, Thursday 18th July at The Venue from 5.30pm. For info phone 443 1263.

HOUSE SWAP FOR RETIRED COUPLE. November 4 - 5 weeks. Hawea, Albert Town or Wanaka for 2 bedroom bach Mt Maunganui or 3 bedroom house Hamilton. Phone 07 856 3924.

THIS FRIDAY AT THE CREEK CAFE DJ's Nomad Emily and LT with live visuals from VJ Milly. Happy hour. 6am till 10pm.

"RAISED EATING DRIED MEAT AND WATCHING RUGBY, now eating "fush and chups" and watching rugby". Urzila Carlson is the funniest import to NZ. Don't miss the "Comedy Hoedown" – 2 Aug Lake Wanaka Centre. A Wanaka Primary School Future Trust Fundraiser – R18. Call Sandy 03 443 1264 for tickets.

LAKES PODIATRY - CHECK OUT OUR WEBSITE at www.lakespodiatry.co.nz Clinic located at the Wanaka Lakes Health Centre. General foot issues, foot and ankle pain, running and sports injuries, diabetic foot assessments, children's feet. We are ACC registered – 03 443 0730.

THE LANDING HAS APRES SKI happy hour 5 - 6pm, with cozy new bar by the open fire.

STATE OF ORIGIN AT WATER BAR Wednesday at 9:30pm. Live and loud! $9 Jager Red Bulls. $6 Carlsbergs. $5 Tequilas. It's going to be huge!

PONY CLUB - HAWEA WANAKA PONY CLUB is seeking enthusiastic new instructors, who are passionate about horses and young riders, able to give time to our club. Hawea Wanaka Pony Club is an established but growing club with grounds at the Hawea Domain. Prefer qualified instructors with experience in Pony Club syllabus and principles but not essential. Training in Pony Club coaching is available. If you are interested in joining our dynamic coaching team please contact club president Julia Thomson by email haweawanakaponyclub@gmail.com or cell 0275 091 972. Club Open day and registration July 27th. 

FROM JOLLY ROAD TO JOHANNESBURG: The Messenger is available in Johannesburg on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

I WANT TO STAY IN WANAKA! That's why I'm looking for a job. I'm a 29y/o Uruguayan Creative Graphic Designer with some experience in hospitality. If you can help me, let's talk 0224 249 089. Cheers! Martin.

MUSIC LESSONS! In piano, keyboard, clarinet, saxophone, flute and recorder. All levels and abilities, qualified teacher, fun student-driven lessons! For more details call Helen 0212 921 485 or email wanakamusic@gmail.com

PENNY'S HOME CARE - DO YOU REQUIRE HELP with housework, personal care, shopping, meal preparation, medications, outings, transportation, gardening etc. If so, call Penny Fisher R.N. on 443 1929 or 0273 434 776.

BUNK FOR SALE. Two tier white pipe with mattresses $70. Also dog motel in need of repair. Ph 443 8338 or 0212 666 607.

ASPECTS SALON & DAY SPA. Great massage, spa and beauty treatments. Open 7 days, 61 Brownston St, Wanaka. Ph 443 5051.

JOHANNESBURG MAY NOT BE BUILT ON A RIVER or harbour, but its streams contribute to two of southern Africa's mightiest rivers – the Limpopo and the Orange. The names of early farms in the area often end with "fontein", meaning "spring" in Afrikaans. The Messenger is available in Johannesburg on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

DANCERS! CEROC, TANGO, ROCK N ROLL etc. Social dance evenings Thursdays 7pm - 9pm until 29th August at Presbyterian Church Hall, Tenby Street. Donations to Cancer Research. Rob 443 5544, Bernadette 0212 420 709.

FRIDGE - KELVINATOR 115LTR. Top condition. H810 x W520 x D520. $180. Phone 021 321 128.

HIRE HARRY - 0800 442 779 - Carpenter, gardener, painter. 

FOR ALL YOUR ELECTRICAL REQUIREMENTS phone Tony Wellman Electrical 0274 382 352.             

HORSE GRAZING/AGISTMENT, LONG OR SHORT TERM - secure and safe individual paddocks, use of facilities and riding areas including all-weather arena. On-site owner, close to Wanaka. Happy to discuss individual requirements. 0275 091 792, juliat@ihug.co.nz

DID YOU KNOW THE WANAKA FARMERS MARKET opens Thursday, 4pm Spencer House Mall? If not, come and join us this Thursday?

LOOKING FOR A PART TIME JOB? Do you have a "P" class driving endorsement? I am looking for permanent or casual part time drivers. If this suits you give Ken a call at KT Sightseeing & Taxi on 443 9368.

IT TAKES ONLY 22 MINUTES... to dry your washing at Wanaka's only Laundromat, 9 superfast dryers available at Caltex Laundromat.

SOLAR POWER FROM YOUR LOCAL INSTALLER OF Grid Tied Solar, CSI Electrical. Call us now to see how much you could start saving. Solar power from your local installer, Grid Tied Solar. Call us now to see how much you could start saving. Ph 0274 339 293.

"LIZZIO THE PHYSIO"! GREETING WANAKA! I am the new physiotherapist at Wanaka Health on Plantation Rd. It is nice to have returned to the place which sparked my interest in pursuing a career in physiotherapy. I love the outdoors and all the adventures it offers, and understand the injuries that can come with such pursuits. My personal philosophy is body, mind and balance, so if your body isn't functioning to its maximal potential come see me for some hands on healing! Elisabeth Dacker B.Phty, NZRP Wanaka Health Physiotherapy, 21 Plantation Rd, Wanaka Ph 4437055. www.wanakahealth.co.nz

"TRUTH" ARE IN WANAKA as part of their NZ tour on Weds 24th July at Opium! Nominated "Best Producer" in the 2013 Dubstepforum Awards, Truth have a reputation as world-class producers and party-rocking DJs. Early bird tickets selling fast, tickets at cosmicticketing.co.nz

EMERITUS PROFESSOR SIR ALAN MARK. USA. "Appeal for a NZ Risk Assessment" Presbyterian Hall. Tuesday 23rd July 5.30 for 6pm. Gold coin donation please.

ASPARAGUS CROWNS, DAHLIA TUBERS and early seed potatoes, now in store! Last chance for shallots, garlic and lilies. Wanaka Mitre10.

HIRE AN EXPERIENCED PRIVATE CHEF to do the cooking for you! Whether it's for one night or a couple of weeks, if you're hosting a dinner party or just fancy a night off from cooking, take the hassle out of your holiday. From $100 a day. Contact Katie Loynes for a chat about your requirements: 0210 389 783 katieloynes@gmail.com

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

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 $20, no referral required. Ph 443 8131 Eve McGregor, Wanaka Acupuncture Clinic, 19 Cliff Wilson Street.

SALE TABLE FROM $40 - suitcases and handbags in store. Fashion boots $50 off. Men's Rodd & Gun shoes, less $25 at Shoes Unlimited, 80b Ardmore Street.

SASANOKI'S LUNCH BENTO BOX is called 'Hill-Ben'. The sound of 'hill' represents 'lunch' and 'ben' is short for 'bento' which makes 'lunch bento'. Makes sense, eh? Try one for your lunch, available for eat-in and takeaway. Ph 443 6474.

STRONG RELIABLE STONE MASON'S LABOURER wanted, immediate start. Phone Jim Edwards Stone Masonry 0276 994 269.

BULLOCK BAR - LIVE MUSIC THIS WEEK after the rugby is "No Reason" with Jenn Shelton back to rock your socks off Saturday the 20th.

SNOW FARM FUN WINTER TRIATHLON August 31st offering a Mini 1.2.1 and Mighty 3.9.3 triathlon meaning the whole family can enjoy a fun day on the snow! Please visit snowfarmnz.com or call 443 7542.

MARTIN LOVES WANAKA and he needs a job to stay here longer. He's a Creative Graphic Designer from Uruguay with experience in hospitality. Any kind of job taken. Call him if you can help. Ph 0224 249 089. Cheers! Martin.

ASPIRING ACUPUNCTURE - www.aspiringacupuncture.co.nz - injury recovery/pain, (ACC registered), women's health, pregnancy, digestive, respiratory health and more. Ph Jos McLean 443 6242 or 0211 639 769. Very experienced. Lake Hawea.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN Karaoke this Friday the 19th July from 8pm. Get Albie cash and go in the draw to win a bar tab every time you sing. Courtesy coach ph 443 4545.

DOGGY WALK-EASE! Is your dog getting a good hour's exercise a day? With shorter sunlight hours over winter dominating weekly work days, and skiing calling in the weekend, maybe not? Call Margie now on 0210 2467 229 to exercise your special friend the 'easy' way.

KIP MCGRATH WILL TEACH THE AREAS highlighted in recent school reports and parent teacher interviews. Our individual programmes ensure we target each student's learning needs. Y2 - Y13. Call 443 1547 to book in for term 3.

WANT TO RIDE LIKE A SNOWBOARD INSTRUCTOR but don't want to teach? Train with Cardrona's best on the Weekend Development course, focusing solely on riding and understanding technique. For details phone/txt: 0212 555 929. Email: instructortraining@cardrona.com

2X2L PAMS MILK ONLY $6.90 and 2 x Golden Bake bread only $3.00. Today and every day at Caltex Wanaka.

CALLING ALL CYCLING ENTHUSIASTS! The Audi Quattro Winter Games NZ are looking for volunteers to assist in the smooth running of the CycloCross events: Wanaka 22nd and 24th of August. For further information and to register please go www.wintergamesnz.com

HI, I'M CHIRO KATE, the new chiropractor at Koru Chiropractic at Wanaka Health. After practicing in Australia and Scotland for the last 7 years, I'm looking forward to becoming part of the Wanaka community and helping you get your body in tip-top shape. For headaches, back/neck pain, sports injuries, pregnancy discomfort, and general improvement in body function, come and see me at Wanaka Health, 21 Plantation Rd. Ph 443 7055.

BURTON SNOWBOARD CHOPPER 121 with bindings for sale. Suitable 7-9 yrs $200 ono. Phone 0223 060 246 or 443 6134.

THINKING OF RENOVATING YOUR KITCHEN, bathroom or laundry. Cut-It Kitchens & Joinery has qualified, licensed builders and joiners on the team to help with the entire job. One stop shop. Call Cut-It today for your free measure and quote 443 5031 or 0274 911 955.

NANNY WANTED: WE REQUIRE A NANNY for our one year old son on Mondays and Tuesdays, 7am until 5pm. Please email lucyannan@gmail.com with expressions of interest.

TRY YOUR LUCK AT PEMBROKE PUTT these school holidays. Cheap fun. Family entertainment in the centre of town. Wanaka's newest mini golf course. Brownston St behind New World.

POLARIS 400 ATV - SPECIAL PRICE - $9000 inc GST (plus freight and PDI) from Wanaka Marine and Sport.

LOUNGE SUITE - THREE SEATER COUCH AND TWO LOUNGERS. Mustard colour, very comfy and excellent condition. $300. Phone 0274 715 121.

BULLOCK BAR - LIVE MUSIC with Tony Kerr playing Friday night the 19th.

BEAUTY THERAPIST WANTED - Are you a fully qualified experienced Beauty Therapist who is reliable, self-motivated and well organized. Please send your CV to: Revive Beauty, PO Box 471, Wanaka.

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

ARE YOU LONELY, ISOLATED, STRUGGLING to cope with what to do about it? No matter what your age or problem, Women's' Support trained volunteers can listen, support, help and advise. Free confidential 24/7 service. Phone 443 1448. www.womenssupport.org.nz               

FOR SALE! MOUNTAIN HARDWARE 2-PERSON TENT, Lowe Alpine vintage rucksack, ladies La Sportiva Mythos climbing shoes (size 37.5), surfcaster fishing pole. Leaving town, motivated to sell. Call or text 0223 034 154.

THANK YOU TO THE MESSENGER for the front page promotion that you give to all of the local community organisations. Speaking from our point of view it is a great opportunity to promote ourselves/event in front of the community, so thank you on behalf of Upper Clutha Plunket.

KITZ WINTER FASHION SALE: Starts Wednesday 10/7. There are some fantastic bargains to be had. Move Fast - Kitz on Helwick. Ph 443 7481.

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

LANDSCAPE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION - visualise your landscape in 3D before you commit to construction. Dave Spedding (Dip Hort) - professional - reliable. Call today 021 707 481 or 443 2721.

NEED WEBSITE HELP? Graphic design, functionality, search engine optimisation, analytics and social media integration/training. Happy to meet face to face and help. Contact Elliot - elliot@yew.tv or 0204 0152 707.

FULL MOON FONDUE AT SNOW FARM NZ this Saturday 20th July. Perfect chance to explore the trails on skis or snow shoes under the moonlight. Starts 5pm onwards, rental gear available from 4pm. Bookings essential - call 443 7542 for more info and to book.

POLARIS 550 EFI, 4WD, ATV - On special for only $12400 inc GST (plus freight and PDI) from Wanaka Marine and Sport.

WORK CLOTHING AND WORKBOOTS - get geared up for winter - Placemakers in Ballantyne Road.

COUPLES, WANT TO GET CLOSER? Find out how at The Marriage Course, starting 8 August. A series of dessert date nights for you and your partner (married and long-term) to spend quality time together and improve your relationship. Hosted by the Combined Churches, contact Kathy (443 5364) or Damon (443 2440) for more information. 

ONLINE PHOTOS WITH NO POSTAL CHARGES. Find you want to order online photos but there's always a postal charge of at least $3.95, and you have to wait 3-5 days to get your photos? Check out LifePics - order photos directly from home and pick them up at your local photo-store the next day. Same price as ordering online but no postal charges. Check it out www.myphotobooks.co.nz - order prints online.

NOT SLEEPING WELL? FEELING ANXIOUS? TRE (Tension Release Exercises) calm down the bodily symptoms of stress without you having to talk about the issue. Contact Steph Combe on 443 5878 for more information.

NORDAVIA - A NORDIC SPECIALTY BAKESHOP. Now open Saturdays 10am - 2pm! www.nordaviabakeshop.co.nz

PROBUILD LTD. Commercial and residential builders. Construction and project management. Phone Sean 0274 435 655.

FOR SALE: 6 DINING CHAIRS. Southland Beech with fabric seat. Good condition. $100 the lot. Phone 443 8088.

HUGE GARAGE SALE MOVING OVERSEAS, Sat 20th 9am-2 at 101 Mt Iron Drive: Furniture, loads of top quality baby gear, Quinny Buzz pram, McLaren double buggy, BBQ, toys, bikes, lawnmower, baby and kids' clothes and shoes (Sizes 0000-2), women's clothes (designer to retro size 8-14), plus lots more bargains. For sale: Rav 4, 4WD, 2002, black, 3 door, 92,000km, tow bar, mint condition $13,000. For sale: BSA .243, Leupold 3-9 x 40 scope plus ammo, x 5 gun safe with internal safe, GC, $1100. Ph 0212 073 111.

ZUMBA FITNESS® CLASSES WITH YAEH - Salsa, cha cha, hip hop... It's dance, it's fitness and it's FUN! Join in on the Latin inspired dance fitness craze to heat up these wintery nights! Right in town, 5 mins walk from Ardmore Street, no experience required and all ages welcome! Bring a friend and get your wiggle on Mondays 6:30pm and Wednesdays 7pm at the Presbyterian Church Hall on Tenby Street. $10 per class and concession cards available. For more info contact 0210 2795 639. Check out www.zumbalove.co.nz Like 'Zumba Wanaka' on Facebook!

BIRGIT IS BACK AT ALI BABAS for women's hairstyling this week - July 16th to 20th, then every second week. Phone 443 1722 for an appointment.

"WINTER HEART AND SOUL" EVENT. Book yourself the ultimate lazy Sunday experience at Bistro Gentil. This Sunday 21st July. Live music session by The Afterglow, hearty whole pig spit roast with gratin greens and roasted vegetables. Buffet starts around 2pm when meat is melt-in-the mouth. Come earlier for breads and spreads. $35.  Limited space. Bookings 03 443 2299. www.bistrogentil.co.nz

FREE LIMITED EDITION KNIFE worth $60: spend $100 on all men's and women's Ridgeline fleece clothing in stock and get a free Knife. Limited offer from Wanaka Marine and Sport.

FROST CLOSING IN TWO WEEKS. Top up your wardrobe with our great Merino basics. 40% off fashion, 15% off possum.

GREEN TOAD SNOWBOARD AND SKI SHOP. Chain hire, chain hire. Phone 03 443 4315.

MOBILE PHONES ONLY $29.95 AT CALTEX. Plus see our range of Smartphones $89-$199: Telecom, 2 Degrees, Vodafone.

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. Winter: 11am - 5pm weekends only or phone 443 1707.

WANAKA WELLNESS CENTRE. Integrated professional therapies and services: Massage, acupuncture, physiotherapy, naturopathy, medical herbalist, Bowen, homeopathy, reflexology, NLP, hypnotherapy, counselling, meditation, journey work, craniosacral therapy, beauty therapy, yoga, detoxification, Weighwell Weightloss, Far Infrared Sauna, studio hire, exclusive retail health products. Visit www.wanakawellness.co.nz for practitioner details or phone 443 4668. 24 Dungarvon Street.

FOUR NEW SNOW TYRES and multi-fit rims, excellent condition. Suit a range of vehicles, originally fitted to Subaru Imprezza. Size 175/70R14. $250 for the set, $290 with snow chains to suit. Phone 0210 2669 999