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21 August 2013



AGM UPPER CLUTHA A & P SOCIETY are holding their AGM on Wednesday 28th August 2013, 7.30pm at the Albert Town Tavern.

WANAHOOP? 6 WEEK BEGINNERS HULA-HOOP workshop starting September 10th. Combine fun, fitness and flow. Course fee including your own collapsible travel hoop. $120. Small group size. Contact Jo for more information; Phone 0210 8289 987, fantailhoops9382@gmail.com

COFFEE HAPPY HOUR - ½ price coffee. Come in between 10am and 11am Mon - Friday and all coffees are $2.50 only at the Bullock Bar Grill.

BEEN ON THE PISTE? Looking for a feast? Wanaka Farmers Market, every Thursday from 4pm in Spencer House Mall.

DADS/GRANDADS - PLUNKET NEED A HANDYMAN/carpenter for a couple of hours work the first week of September. Our new playground is going in and we need to build a small step. If you can help call Carol 443 2782. Thanks.

20FT CONTAINER INSULATED FOR SALE. Phone 443 6490 or 0274 507 616.

FORD TERRITORY FOR SALE. Excellent condition, well maintained and regularly serviced. 174,500 kms. Fantastic family vehicle. $15,995 ono. Ph Wayne 0272 772 392 or Mandy 0274 642 629.

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.

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

CLEANER REQUIRED. WE NEED a reliable, honest, fit and keen person to work early mornings and/or evenings for commercial premises, 3-4 hours, 5/6 days per week. Please phone 0273 157 647.

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

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

LAKE BAR PROPRIETORS PETER & VICKI BYRNE. Lunch, Dinner and All Day Snack Menu. Monteiths & Speights, Friday $6 - Cocktail. Live on Sky this weekend, Friday, Ranfurly Shield Otago V Waikato; Saturday, Bledilsoe Cup All Blacks V Australia. Ph 03 443 2920.

1996 HONDA CRV. Clean & tidy for age. Serviced regularly. Great car for travelling up the mountain. Includes roof rack, ski rack and tow bar. Will include free Belkin adaptor for iPod. $2500 ono, priced to sell. More information on Trade Me #626278804. Phone 443 4353 or 0274 984 496.

COMMIS CHEF: THE WANAKA SPEIGHT'S ALE HOUSE is looking for an experienced Commis Chef to join their busy kitchen. Please send your CV to grant@wanakaspeightsalehouse.co.nz

ATTENTION FOODIES! IT'S HONG KONG Wine and Dine month in November, packages on sale now at Wanaka Flight Centre. Sale expires 26th August. Contact us 03 443 4101 or email wanaka@flightcentre.co.nz

OFFICE AT 3 HELWICK STREET $100 + GST PER WEEK. Short or long term lease. 3x3m, close the door it's your own space, great central location. Power and internet included. Call 03 443 4433.

TOYOTA COROLLA 1990 GL 231000km; silver and grey; 4 door hatchback; petrol 1300cc; automatic. Registration expires – 02.10.2013. WOF expires – 22.02.2014. Selling because going back to Latvia; $1555. Ph 0220 231 532.

LOCAL WOMAN LOOKING FOR BABYSITTER/NANNY to help out with my two children aged 3½ and 1. Good rate of pay. Hours variable. References required. Full drivers licence necessary. Phone 443 8484 or 0204 0134 217.

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.

TRADE QUALIFIED CARPENTER REQUIRED Must be hardworking, punctual and a good communicator with own tools and vehicle. Licensed preferred but not essential. 40 - 50 hours per week. Competitive rates. Phone 0272 261 284 to discuss further.

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

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.

YOGA/MEDITATION: HAWEA FLAT SCHOOL. Sorry, there will be no classes on Thurs 15th or 22nd. Classes resume Thurs 29th.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN. Local band - 'The Zucchini Brothers' this Friday 23rd August from 8pm. Courtesy coach phone 443 4545.

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

IF IT'S CUSTOM METAL FINISH YOU ARE AFTER Metalworks Wanaka has expertise and experience. Workshop, 54 Ballantyne Rd. Ph 443 1760. www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz

COFFEE CURE IS NOW OPEN ON SATURDAY mornings during winter - 9.30 onwards. Come on in and try our special ginger lattes or hot chocolates with a bite! Phone  021 349 246 or 443 0717.

DRUM AND BASS NIGHT THIS SATURDAY at Opium with Wellington boys DJ Stymie and Frosty Boy. Come get your bass on! $5 all drinks all night and free entry!

CHECK OUT JUDE'S HOMEMADE PASTIES at Hondys, if you are in quick enough, as they are flying out the door. Also this week freshly battered gurnard special only $5.50 per piece alongside our other great takeaway options. Ph 443 5200 for pre order.

MITSUBISHI PAJERO FOR SALE. SWB, 1991, WOF, diesel. A few issues but a bargain to the right person. $2000 ono. Ph 0275 135 509.

MATURE PERSON TO SHARE HOUSE and expenses. Close to town, warm friendly home. Must like animals. Text me 0221 506 671.

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

LOGO COMPETITION. Drop your logo design to Wanaka Public Libraries Association at Wastebusters or Martinovich Jewellers by Friday, 30/08/13. If you need info, phone 443 6055 or email: wanplassn@gmail.com

HAVE A HEART WANAKA and support Community Networks. Your opportunity to support our future is now. What are you waiting for? Go to www.communitynetworks.co.nz to donate.

BEER FOR BREAKFAST! WHY NOT? Best hangover cure. Bacon and eggs $10 at the Bullock Bar Grill from 7am daily.

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.

WHETHER YOUR GOAL IS TO ACHIEVE A personal best in your next event, stay healthy whilst enjoying recreation or to feel better in your everyday life, Active Massage is here to help you. Phone Gray 0212 097 071 or 443 9011.

APPLE MAC TECHNICIAN AVAILABLE - 6 Years technician at Apple. Help with Mac, iPhones, repairs and friendly advice. Email: aprimrose@mac.com or phone 0204 0099 059.

EVERY 8TH COFFEE FREE, ONLY WITH THE LUNCH BOX club pre-paid cards. Probably the best deal in town. Only at The Hammer & Nail, Bakery & Café, 3 Cliff Wilson Street (opposite Mitre 10). Phone orders on 443 8500 welcome.

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.

"NOT THE OSCARS!" (THE NOSCARS) mini movie competition prize pool has grown to a whopping $4500!! Are you into making short movies whether purely as a novice or on a more serious level? Then this is for you! Just create a 1-4 minute movie, the final heat is Wednesday 28th Aug and the theme is "On The Snow 2013!" - This is your last chance to secure a place in the final to win a heliski!! For full details/rules visit the "OpiumWanaka" Facebook page and go to the "Not The Oscars" event page. Big ups to our sponsors including Base2, Sway Collective, Wanaka Skydive, Capitahl, Madwax and Stardust Beanies!

CHOP SHOP – KIDS. We got ya covered for kidswear ages 0-14 from Chop, Littlehorn, Rock Your Baby & Only Found You. Shop 3, Pembroke Mall.

WILTON CAKE DECORATING EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES are now available only at Nordavia - A Nordic Specialty Bakeshop! I have a fabulous range of Icings, Disposable Decorating bags, Couplers, Decorating Tips - including the #1M Open Star Decorating Tip for beautiful Cupcake swirls - Cupcake papers, Candy Melts, Lollipop Sticks, quality Ribbons, Cake Boards and Cake Boxes. If I don't have what you need - I will get it in for you! Nordavia - find us at 1 Frederick Street on the way to Wastebusters. Open Tuesday to Saturday 10am - 4pm. Phone 03 443 5475. www.nordaviabakeshop.co.nz

FULLY FURNISHED ROOM AVAILABLE NOW in 4 bedroom house near Aspiring College & Pool on 26 Matai Road. $120 singles $155 couples plus power. Great flatties / TV in room / heat pump / WiFi and home computer available / big garden with hammock and BBQ. Social flatmates! Please mention Matai Road when you call or txt: 021 923 553. You snooozze....

MOTORCYCLE GEAR FOR SALE - helmet, gloves, jacket, waterproof outer layer. Large. Offers. Phone 03 265 1111 evenings.

DAFFODILS FOR DAFFODIL DAY. $10 per bunch of 10 fresh daffodils. Pre-sale orders now being taken. Contact Sue Saunders - Volunteer coordinator Wanaka. The Cancer Society thanks you for your generous support.

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.

WANAKA REMOVALS LTD HAS some space available ex Wellington or Christchurch, approx 26th August. Call for details. Limited space. Phone 03 443 2220.

MILK SPECIAL 2 X 2LITRE MILK only $6.90 at BP Wanaka.

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

READYLAWN - THE ORIGINAL SAME DAY lawn. Available now from Aspiring Readylawn. Phone 0272 808 987 or 443 1313.

GRIEVING THE LOSS OF A LOVED ONE? Need some help to get through it? Women's Support can help by listening and/or referring you to a confidential professional person who can help. Phone 443 1448. www.womenssupport.org.nz  

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

ATTENTION THOSE WITH SPORTING INJURIES, old injuries, joint, nerve and muscle problems, head pain, poor posture, digestive, menstrual, or breathing issues. For unhappy new-borns, 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.

COME SEE THE GREAT SPECIALS on milk, bread, drinks, burgers, sandwiches, muffins etc only at BP Wanaka.

GALLERY33. CURRENT EXHIBITION - Polished, featuring extraordinary glass works buy NZ artists. Please see our website for details www.gallery33.co.nz. Open 7 days.

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.

SANDWICH X 2 AND PUMP WATER 750ml for only $7.90 from BP Wanaka.

SASANOKI RECOMMENDS bookings for dinner. Please ring to book your table on 443 6474.

FRAMING - STUDIO RED. Mobile framing service for your photos, paintings, certificates, degrees and memorabilia. Phone Maurice 0275 551 909 for free quote.

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

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

FURNITURE TRUCK DEPARTING CENTRAL OTAGO every Friday to Twizel, Fairlie, Ashburton, Christchurch, North Canterbury available for household removals and smaller consignments. Please call 03 312 6915 - text 027 4610 035 - email cbkelly@xtra.co.nz for an obligation free quote.

HALF PRICE BOOTS - selected winter shoes half price. Sale table from $40 at Shoes Unlimited, 80b Ardmore Street.

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.

MOLEMEDIC RETURNS TO WANAKA during August. Book your appointment for a full skin cancer and melanoma check with Dr Brian Wills (MB.ChB, FRNZCGP, Aust Dip of Dermoscopy) at Community Consulting Rooms, Wanaka Lakes Health Centre. Phone 443 0432. Check out our new website on www.molemedic.co.nz

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

FULLY FURNISHED APARTMENT: Trendy 2 bedroom (split kings). Just bring your clothes. Garage, sunny, tennis, gym, pool and spa. Get settled for summer. Long term preferred. Phone Sue 0274 530 974.

GIBEZE - INTERIOR PLASTERING. Gibstopping, Fibrous plastering, coving, cornice, Level 5 applications. American Clay Plaster finishes. Rockote Earthen. For all your requirements, Gibeze has it covered. 4 Tradesmen available for faster service. Free quotes: ph Simon Hoskin 0211 646 421. Email plans: simonhoskin@me.com

BP WANAKA HAS 2 X 2 LOAVES Golden Bake bread for only $2.90.

BIRGIT IS BACK AT ALI BABAS for women's hairstyling next week – 27th to 31st August, then every second week. Phone 443 1722 for an appointment.

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

JOIN THE "NOT THE OSCARS (THE NOSCARS)" Facebook event page to be in to win one of our prizes from the $4500 prize pool at the next event! Find it on the "OpiumWanaka" Facebook page, the next event is on Weds 28th August from 9pm at Opium!

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 $150. Only one card left. If your number gets drawn you get to turn the Ace and you win $150 cash. Pokies! Courtesy coach ph 443 4545.

DYSLEXIA - A meeting is being held in the St John Rooms, Monday 26th August, 7.00 - 8.00pm to explore the creation of a support group for families of those with dyslexia and other learning difficulties. All welcome. Gold coin entry.

HOT YOGA FUSION now in Wanaka! http://hotyogafusion.co.nz/schedule.html Join us for some Hot Yoga! Level 1, Spencer House Mall, ph 022 HOT YOGA.

BULLOCK BAR WEDNESDAY NIGHT QUIZ. Free to enter from 7.30pm with George and Rusty.

CHEF WANTED AT URBAN GRIND. Full time position. Apply in person to one of the kitchen team at 72 Ardmore Street.

EXPERIENCED FRONT OF HOUSE STAFF REQUIRED at The Landing. Pop in and see us - upstairs 80 Ardmore St.

THE WANAKA MINIMART IS UNDER NEW MANAGEMENT! We would love to invite our lovely local people to check out our new cafe area and great new products available. The special offer this week is a gourmet pie and coffee for $5.50.

HIRE HARRY - 0800 442 779 - Carpenter, Gardener, Painter. 

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.

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

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

DURANCE FRENCH HOME FRAGRANCE now in store. Delightful pillow perfume, scented flowers, scented bouquets and refills. Traditional French fragrances at Health 2000, Helwick Street.

BULLOCK BAR EXPRESS LUNCHES – In a hurry? Rush on in, choose 2 things from the amazing selection and a can of drink, all for $10 takeaway – too easy. Open every day from 7am, back of the Bullock Bar.

DEEP WATER WANAKA MARINA BERTH for immediate sale. Best site next to the ramp. Best offer accepted. Contact Bob on 0272 688 996.

LUGGATE HOTEL - THE HARDYARDS playing this Saturday the 24th after the rugby.

BAR STAFF REQUIRED FOR EXCITING NEW bar opening soon. Experience essential. Email CV to francescaspizzas@gmail.com

FROM OLD STATION AVENUE TO OSLO, Norway. The Messenger is available in Oslo on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

BLOCK MOUNTING - come and see the specialists at The 45th Degree picture framing professionals. 5a Gordon Road. Ph 443 9348.

LAKE HAWEA COMMUNITY CENTRE FASHION EVENT FUNDRAISER. Thursday, 12 September 7pm. Mons Royale, Christina Perriam, Chapter 5, Anthea Lawrence, Swazi and more. Professional and local identity models. Entertaining for sure! First 100 tickets get goodie bag on arrival. Get down to Sailz or Mitre 10 now! Be there to see if your neighbour or friend has been convinced to give it a go. Some real surprises! $25.

KIP MCGRATH WILL HELP YOU PREPARE for your NCEA Maths, English and Science external exams. Call Nikki 443 1547 and join us now for the best results.

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.

HOME MOVIES TO DVD. Do you have old tapes or photos that you would like converted to DVD? Visit Tidy Design, your video and file conversion specialists. 3 Helwick St, 443 4433.

WORRIED ABOUT A MOLE? Get checked at Molemedic. Book your appointment now with Dr Brian Wills during August. He has more than 35 years' experience and the Aust. Dip of Dermoscopy. Phone 443 0432, Community Consulting Rooms, Wanaka Lakes Health Centre. Molemedic is an Affiliated Provider to Southern Cross Health Society. Look up www.molemedic.co.nz for more information.

TEARS & LAUGHTER...Thursday 12 September, 5.30 - 7.30pm at Lake Wanaka Centre - Raising funds for breast cancer. Inspirational speakers, auction and more. Tickets at Aspiring Jewellers.

OSLO OCCUPIES AN ARC OF LAND at the northernmost end of the Oslofjord. The fjord, which is nearly bisected by the Nesodden peninsula opposite Oslo, lies to the south; in all other directions Oslo is surrounded by green hills and mountains and covers an area of approximately 450 square kilometres. The Messenger is available in Oslo on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

LAST CHANCE FOR ASPIRING AVALANCHE DOGS HELISKI RAFFLE! There are two 4-run heliski days with Harris Mountain Heliski and Southern Lakes Heliski up for grabs. Tickets are available from Racers Edge, $5 cash only, to be drawn this Friday 23rd August 6.30pm at Kai. Woof woof!

BACON - EGG - CHEESE MUFFIN and 2 x V330ml drink for only $6.50 from BP Wanaka.

SUNDAY SESSIONS every Sunday at Barluga kicking off at 4pm with free BBQ with drink purchase, $10 Bloody Mary's and $5 G&T specials. DJ's Electro Bill, Chris J and J digga playing cool Sunday beats all day long.

RELAX AND INDULGE AT SANCTUARY DAY SPA with a muscle relief package. Enjoy our beautiful outdoor hot pools followed by 60 min body massage plus 30 min foot massage for $135. Bookings are essential call 03 443 0827 or email: dayspa@oakridge.co.nz

FOR SALE: 2002 TOYOTA PLATZ, 64,000kms. Good condition. Enquiries ph 443 7840.

HOUSE FOR RENT 1ST OCTOBER. Two bedrooms. Close to town. Suit professional couple $295 p/w. No pets. Off street parking. Phone 0210 779 322.

SPECIALIZED ROAD BIKE - ALLEZ XS, full Tiagra drivetrain, Shimano R500 wheels, carbon post, as new ridden less than 100ks, $1500.00, ph 021 476 199.

CLEANER WANTED. 2 hours per week for modern home. Text 0274 085 355.

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

EXHIBITION OF PAINTINGS BY SUSIE RUDDENKLAU at 5 Gunn Road, Albert Town. Friday 23rd, Saturday 24th, Sunday 25th 10am till 5pm. Everyone welcome.

HIGH QUALITY PAINTING TEAM specialising in architecturally designed homes. Providing top quality hand finished craftsmanship. Phone 0211 430 408.

CHEF REQUIRED AT RELISHES CAFE. Must be experienced and here over summer. Pop in for an application form or call Tasha on 021 907 877 for details. Thanks.

WEEKNIGHTS AT OPIUM THIS WEEK we have Aloha Or Die on Tuesday, Robbie on Wednesday, Mike Kennedy on Thursday and open mic night on Sunday. $5 drinks all week!

FREE WINE! A GLASS OF CENTRAL OTAGO Pinot Noir - with every main steak meal. Reserve Grade NZ beef only at The Bullock Bar Grill.

CAN YOU THINK ABOUT THIS? Local 17½ yr old male finishing school in November looking for after school employment. Keen to try a few things out, with perhaps the opportunity of it turning into something more full time when school finishes. Call Elliot 443 1969.

FOR SALE: TABLE, WOODEN TOP, steel bottom 1.580L x 1m W x .740H. Six chairs. Very good order. Free TV thrown in $160. Call 0210 2116 230.

BEAUTIFUL FULLY FURNISHED HOME on north facing hill in Hawea Flat. Funky, barn style, open plan living with 2 bedrooms. Situated on one acre surrounded by native garden, including vege garden and chook run. $320 per week. Call Anna 0274 581 257.

NICE, RESPONSIBLE , EMPLOYED, QUIET, TIDY FEMALE TENANT seeking 1+ bedroom or self-contained unit as interim short-term or longer-term rental. Flexible terms. Prefer Albert Town or Wanaka.021 474 909.

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

AYURVEDIC SPRING CLEANSE RETREAT: A prescription for purifying the body! Lake Hawea. For details go to http://www.thesadhanastudiio.com/ or http://www.naturaldevotion.com/

PEACE OF MIND. YOUR DOG HAPPY at my home while you're away. Taking bookings now until Dec 20. Pet Care Services. Phone 0212 011 121.

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

ADVANTAGE BUILD LTD. Professional home builders, quality renovations, stunning landscaping. All work considered. Satisfaction guaranteed. Nevan Jefferies ph 0272 119 966.

CHECK OUT JUDE'S HOMEMADE PASTIES at Hondys, if you are in quick enough, as they are flying out the door. Also this week freshly battered gurnard special only $5.50 per piece alongside our other great takeaway options. Ph 443 5200 for pre order.

WANAKA COMMUNITY BOARD needs revitalising. Vote for Rachel Brown.

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

LOCAL WOMAN LOOKING FOR BABYSITTER/NANNY to help out with my two children aged 3½ and 1. Good rate of pay. Hours variable. References required. Full drivers licence necessary. Phone 443 8484 or 0204 0134 217.

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

THE MERINO STORY HAS ALL your needs. Socks, underwear, possum garments, gloves, beanies, fashion and Merino fashion. Sale racks $20 and $50. Brownston Street.

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

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

BOOBS 'N BUBBLES... Thursday 12 September, 5.30 - 7.30pm at Lake Wanaka Centre - Breast Cancer Fund Raiser. Tickets from Aspiring Jewellers. Inspirational speakers, auction and more.

1996 TOYOTA PRADO FOR SALE, 3000cc, diesel, auto. Aircon, 8 seats, CD stacker, new rear tyres, tow bar, new WOF and Reg to 4/14. Very tidy condition. New head installed at 260,850 km. Don't let the high km put you off this vehicle, come and have a look. $10000, ph Roy 0274 386 838.

QUIRKY CRAFTERS WANTED. We are looking for contemporary crafted products for a new Wanaka venture. Knitted, painted, beaded, anything that's a bit different and is handmade by you! Get in touch, email: craftywanaka@yahoo.com

CHEF WANTED AT URBAN GRIND. Full time position. Apply in person to one of the kitchen team at 72 Ardmore Street.

XMAS IS COMING! Avon has brilliant gifts for the whole family. Txt/email for brochure now. 0211 789 773. tonilc@hotmail.com

MASSAGE IN WANAKA for professional clinic and mobile massage therapy as well as beauty therapy and make up artistry with over 26 years' experience! Centrally located at Wanaka Wellness Centre, 24 Dungarvon Street. 7 days 8am - 8pm. Phone 03 443 8448.

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

RELAX AND INDULGE AT SANCTUARY DAY SPA with a muscle relief package. Enjoy our beautiful outdoor hot pools followed by 60 min body massage plus 30 min foot massage for $135. Bookings are essential call 03 443 0827 or email: dayspa@oakridge.co.nz

1996 HONDA CRV. Clean & tidy for age. Serviced regularly. Great car for travelling up the mountain. Includes roof rack, ski rack and tow bar. Will include free Belkin adaptor for iPod. $2500 ono, priced to sell. More information on Trade Me #626278804. Phone 443 4353 or 0274 984 496.

BUILDING TEAM AVAILABLE. All work considered. Satisfaction guaranteed. Licensed, qualified, ready for immediate start. Advantage Build Ltd. Nevan 0272 119 966.

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.

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.

OFFICE AT 3 HELWICK STREET $100 + GST PER WEEK. Short or long term lease. 3x3m, close the door it's your own space, great central location. Power and internet included. Call 03 443 4433.

THE NAME OSLO IS DERIVED FROM the words 'As', the Old Norse name for the Norse Godhead, and "lo", meaning 'pasture', meaning roughly 'the fields of the gods'. The Messenger is available in Oslo on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

1995 SUBARU LEGACY, 215,000kms. New timing belt, new brakes, solid car. Came with a few scrapes on the bumper but awesome car. Rego till Sept 22, WOF Dec 2013 - $1800 txt or call 0272 612 277.

SUNDAY SESSIONS every Sunday at Barluga kicking off at 4pm with free BBQ with drink purchase, $10 Bloody Mary's and $5 G&T specials. DJ's Electro Bill, Chris J and J digga playing cool Sunday beats all day long.

FISHER 165 WITH BINDINGS FOR SALE, three years old. Pick up August 30th. $300. Phone 0211 440 851 after 4.30pm.

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

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN, SATURDAY - Sit back and watch the All Blacks on the big screen. Go in the draw to win a Steiny chilly bin. Great atmosphere, great food, courtesy coach. Free pick up and drop off 443 4545.

TUESDAY JAM NIGHT. Time to get your instruments out of the bedroom and jam with other local musicians. 6 - 10pm Wanaka Studios, Reece Crescent. Contact Tim. Ph 0226 513 773. All welcome.

GHETTO BLASTER ARE BACK at the Bullock Bar 24th August, after the rugby.

FLATMATE WANTED FOR AWESOME character house with amazing views, 10 min walk from town. We are two mature clean quiet females seeking similar person. $160 per week inclusive. Phone 0211 435 557.

WANTED BEDSIT, SLEEPOUT OR CARAVAN. Possible work for rent? Within 10km from Wanaka. Hardworking, employed male. Call 0210 621 149.

STEAK! WHEN ONLY THE BEST WILL DO. ''Reserve" grade NZ beef, exclusively served at the Bullock Bar Grill, and The Luggate Hotel. 7 nights from 6pm. Come and taste the difference.

OSLO IS RANKED AS ONE OF THE fastest growing cities in Europe. This growth stems for the most part from immigration, with the immigrant population in the city growing somewhat faster than the Norwegian population. The Messenger is available in Oslo on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

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.

HIRE HARRY - 0800 442 779 - Carpenter, Gardener, Painter. 

FRAN'S SPECIAL THIS WEEK: Chorizo, rocket, blue cheese, mozzarella and tomato. Francesca's wood fired pizzas, Brownston Street. Take away and delivery. Open 7 days 4-9pm. Call 0800 GO 4 PIZZA. Garlic bread from $5, pizzas from $10.

FOR SALE 2 SINGLE BEDS. Wooden bed ends and mattresses. Phone 443 8041.

TEMPORARY FRONT OF HOUSE POSITION available from September 5th to October 6th at Trout Bar. DM certificate preferable. Previous experience necessary. Please drop a CV in to the bar.

2003 AUDI ALLROAD V6 BITURBO, black, 121,000km, 2 new tyres, gear box just done. Rego to March 2014. Very tidy $14,000 ono. Phone or text 0212 383 634.

LANDSCAPING? NEED A PLAN FOR CONSENTS or just an upgrade of your section? Contact Wanaka Landscapes for a good honest appraisal - landscaping since the 1980's. Phone 0274 595 799 or 443 9080.

ONE BEDROOM FLAT. Fully self-contained, tidy, furnished, new carpets, storage shed, all seasons. Albert Town. $160 p/w. Ph 0274 335 132.

BACON - EGG - CHEESE MUFFIN and 2 x V330ml drink for only $6.50 from BP Wanaka.

GARAGE SALE! COME GRAB A BARGIN, toys, household items and more. Sat 24th Aug. 11 Criffel Place, Luggate. Open 8am.

LUGGATE HOTEL - THE HARDYARDS playing this Saturday the 24th after the rugby.

FIRE TOOLS, VENTS, HEARTHS, BRAZIERS, mantles in metal from Metalworks Wanaka, designed and fitted to your specifications. Workshop, 54 Ballantyne Rd, ph 443 1760. www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz

SASANOKI'S JAPANESE OF THE WEEK: 'kawaii' (cow-wa-Ee) meaning 'cute', 'sweet', 'adorable' that Bruno found with athletes at Sasanoki on busy nights. Used mainly for girls with boys' version being 'kakkoii (cackoo-Ee). That is what keeps him going together with sake drinking.

ANGRY BIRDS MUSIC SPIN TOPS are back in stock! So popular, so cool. Only $3.50 each. Animal plush hats are now $7.90 each! Hot Value, Spencer Mall.

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.

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

NANNY REQUIRED TO CARE FOR our two year old. Two full days and two half days per week. We are looking for an energetic, caring, experienced Nanny for our daughter. Driver's licence, current first aid cert and references required. Please email CV to audiophonic@gmail.com or call 021 766 697 after 5.30pm.

MILK SPECIAL 2 X 2LITRE MILK only $6.90 at BP Wanaka.

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.

LAKE BAR PROPRIETORS PETER & VICKI BYRNE. Lunch, Dinner and All Day Snack Menu. Monteiths & Speights, Friday $6 - Cocktail. Live on Sky this weekend, Friday, Ranfurly Shield Otago V Waikato; Saturday, Bledilsoe Cup All Blacks V Australia. Ph 03 443 2920.

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

UPPER CLUTHA DEERSTALKERS hunting competition starting the 23rd August at the Albert Town Tavern. Entry forms available at the Tavern.

AFTER SCHOOL CHILD CARER WANTED, casual, for 2 children Hawea Flat, ideally with a car. Please phone 443 8185 0r 021 335 839.

FLYING BUS TO TREBLE CONE. Friendly fast transport at the best price. Door to door $30. Bookings phone 0800 359 754.

COME SEE THE GREAT SPECIALS on milk, bread, drinks, burgers, sandwiches, muffins etc only at BP Wanaka.

EXCITING NEW CAFE WANTING friendly confident staff to work in a team environment. Front and back of house. beanecafe@gmail.com

MELANOMA IS THE MOST DEADLY SKIN CANCER. See a qualified doctor for early detection - not a nurse or technician. Book your appointment with Molemedic, Affiliated Provider to Southern Cross Health Society at Community Consulting Rooms, Wanaka Lakes Health Centre. Phone 443 0432 in August. www.molemedic.co.nz

JOIN THE "NOT THE OSCARS (THE NOSCARS)" Facebook event page to be in to win one of our prizes from the $4500 prize pool at the next event! Find it on the "OpiumWanaka" Facebook page, the next event is on Weds 28th August from 9pm at Opium!

BLUNT? RAZOR EDGE WILL SHARPEN IT. Knives, secateurs, loppers, scissors etc. Please phone Al 0274 545 686.

LAKE HAWEA COMMUNITY CENTRE FASHION EVENT FUNDRAISER. Thursday, 12 September 7pm. Mons Royale, Christina Perriam, Chapter 5, Anthea Lawrence, Swazi and more. Professional and local identity models. Entertaining for sure! First 100 tickets get goodie bag on arrival. Get down to Sailz or Mitre 10 now! Be there to see if your neighbour or friend has been convinced to give it a go. Some real surprises! $25.

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

BP WANAKA HAS 2 X 2 LOAVES Golden Bake bread for only $2.90.

HARDWORKING, HONEST AND RELIABLE PROPERTY MAINTENANCE and landscaping person. Increase your assets value, improve function and liveability, finish those jobs off. Phone Dave 0276 763 477.

BROWNSTONE QUALITY MASONRY LTD - Top quality craftsmanship. Let our experience in customized designs bring your stonework ideas to life! www.Brown-Stone-Masonry.com

COFFEE HAPPY HOUR - ½ price coffee. Come in between 10am and 11am Mon - Friday and all coffees are $2.50 only at the Bullock Bar Grill.

THE WANAKA MINIMART IS UNDER NEW MANAGEMENT! We would love to invite our lovely local people to check out our new cafe area and great new products available. The special offer this week is a gourmet pie and coffee for $5.50.

WANTED PASTA ROLLER. Maybe you have unused and unwanted lying around. Call Carl 443 2526.

DYSLEXIA - A meeting is being held in the St John Rooms, Monday 26th August, 7.00 - 8.00pm to explore the creation of a support group for families of those with dyslexia and other learning difficulties. All welcome. Gold coin entry.

RENTAL WANTED - LOCAL FAMILY needing a 3 brm house, preferably with log burner, fenced yard. Around 23rd September, long term, Wanaka area. Have references if needed. Ph 443 2707, 0279 249 870.

COMMIS CHEF: THE WANAKA SPEIGHT'S ALE HOUSE is looking for an experienced Commis Chef to join their busy kitchen. Please send your CV to grant@wanakaspeightsalehouse.co.nz

BEER FOR BREAKFAST! WHY NOT? Best hangover cure. Bacon and eggs $10 at the Bullock Bar Grill from 7am daily.

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

HAVE YOU DONE YOUR LIBRARY ASSN SURVEY YET? It is online at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/WPLASurvey. If you haven't done it yet, hurry and get it in by Friday, 30/08/13. Need help? Want to do it by phone? Phone 443 6055 or email wanplassn@gmail.com

LIZ BRESLIN FOR QLDC. CAMPAIGN LAUNCH Weds 28 August 5.30pm at Prue Wallis home. All welcome. Come and share your views with Liz and hear why she will make an excellent councillor for the Wanaka ward. Email lizbreslinforQLDC@gmail.com for RSVP and more information.

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

BULLOCK BAR ALL BLACKS VIP COUCH - All Blacks vs Wallabies. Its back. Purchase any drink from 6pm Saturday the 24th and go in the draw for a spot on the couch. Free bar snacks and personal barmaid.

20FT CONTAINER INSULATED FOR SALE. Phone 443 6490 or 0274 507 616.

AYURVEDIC SPRING CLEANSE RETREAT: A prescription for purifying the body! Lake Hawea. For details go to http://www.thesadhanastudiio.com/ or http://www.naturaldevotion.com/

CHOP SHOP - HQ FOR WANAKA'S own apparel brand CHOP. Also stocking Crooks & Castles, DGK, Krew, Atreebutes, HVY, Something Else, Tallow, Public Gallery and VIC. Come in and get CHOPped out. Shop 3, Pembroke Mall.

WORK IN WANAKA - Employment, Staffing & Visa Services. Wanaka businesses, we currently have candidates on our books for permanent and short term/seasonal positions. Enquiries - phone 443 7918 or call in at 4 Helwick St, Wanaka. Hours Mon-Fri 9.30 - 4.30.

EXPERIENCED FRONT OF HOUSE STAFF REQUIRED at The Landing. Pop in and see us - upstairs 80 Ardmore St.

CASUAL WORK. INTERIOR HOUSE PREP & PAINTING. $15/hour Cash. Friday 23 August & Saturday 24 August only. Aubrey Road Wanaka. Email for details abcdunphy@aapt.net.au

NURSING YOUR BABY? KALEIDOSCOPE, Helwick St has tri pillows and European pillows for your comfort. We also stock feather/down, wool, man-made fibre pillow priced from $11.50 - $100. Phone 03 443 7980.

FAMILY VIOLENCE IS A COMMUNITY PROBLEM. Prevention is everyone's business. If domestic violence or child abuse affects your family and/or friends, please talk to Women's Support. We can help. Phone 443 1448. www.womenssupport.org.nz

LUGGATE HOTEL - PURCHASE ANY SPEIGHT'S product before, during and after the All Black game and go in the draw to win some cool All Blacks gear - jersey, wallet etc.

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.

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

LAST CHANCE FOR ASPIRING AVALANCHE DOGS HELISKI RAFFLE! There are two 4-run heliski days with Harris Mountain Heliski and Southern Lakes Heliski up for grabs. Tickets are available from Racers Edge, $5 cash only, to be drawn this Friday 23rd August 6.30pm at Kai. Woof woof!

SKI OR SNOWBOARD COMPS COMING UP? Come into Base Ultimate Workshop and get your skis and snowboard running fast! Drop off at Base 2 or 39 Helwick Street.

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

THIS FRIDAY AT OPIUM IS DJ ALIAS, the most awesome NZ Glitch Hop and Bass Music producer! Do not miss this, he always rocks it! Free entry and $5 all drinks all night!! 

OFFICE AT 19 REECE CRESCENT. 39m2. Air conditioned, own space with car park. Shared kitchen, toilets, shower and terrace. Phone 0276 636 224. www.chrisnorman.co.nz

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.

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

YUM YUM YUM, you really must try the fine foods at the Wanaka Farmers Market, every Thursday 4pm Spencer House Mall.

FISHER & PAYKEL TOP LOADER washing machine and dryer. Excellent condition $600. Phone 443 7174.

HUNTING COMPETITION THIS WEEKEND. Enter at Albert Town Tavern, Thursday 7 - 8pm. Phone Neil 443 2909.

FOR SALE: 2002 TOYOTA PLATZ, 64,000kms. Good condition. Enquiries ph 443 7840.

WALLPAPER HANGER SPECIALIST. Over 40 years' experience. Local. Phone 443 5802.

CHEF REQUIRED AT RELISHES CAFE. Must be experienced and here over summer. Pop in for an application form or call Tasha on 021 907 877 for details. Thanks.

ACHING TIRED MUSCLES, TENSION, STRESSED BODY? Get the best deep rub in town with Jane Macale - at The Muscle Joint. Our acupressure and clinical muscular treatments are great for releasing any stress held in the muscles over the entire body. Don't settle for less - The Muscle Joint. Clinical deep tissue, ACC injury, sports chiropractic, functional diagnostic medicine. Ph 443 6460. 59 Brownston St, Wanaka. www.themusclejoint.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 email wanaka@flightcentre.co.nz

WANTING TO BE A BIKING INSTRUCTOR? Aspiring Athletes and Bike NZ are running two courses. "Learn to ride" and "Mountain Biking". Sept 21 and Sept 22. NZQA qualifications. Call Lucy for details on 443 4453.

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

SANDWICH X 2 AND PUMP WATER 750ml for only $7.90 from BP Wanaka.

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.

BUSINESS FOR SALE - 5 years old. Profitable since inception, earning approx 50k p.a. nett (before tax) approx 20 hours per week. Phone 021 484 539.

BASE ULTIMATE SKI & BOARD RENTALS, 12 Helwick St. You deserve the ultimate in rental equipment, open 7-8. 7 days a week.

KEEN TO TEST YOUR WINE KNOWLEDGE? Wine Options Night. Sat 31st Aug, 7pm. Rippon Hall. Tickets from Wanaka Physio, Federal Diner or 0211 024 504. Support local skeleton racer in Olympic bid.

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.

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

FRIDAY NIGHT AT HONDY'S live acoustic music with Robby and Robby from 7 pm. Great meals/takeaways. Courtesy coach. $5 pints of house beers all night long. Ph: 443 5200 for pick up or pre-order.

TO ACHIEVE YOUR ACADEMIC GOALS enrol at Kip McGrath today. Teaching ratio 1:4, Maths, English and Science, y2 - y13. Enrol today. Call Nikki 443 1547.

VINEYARD POSITION: We have a great opportunity for an enthusiastic, outdoor loving individual to work in a top Central Otago vineyard. This is a full-time job and is located in the Bendigo area. Experience preferred. Contact Regan: 021 669 401.

HOME MOVIES TO DVD. Do you have old tapes or photos that you would like converted to DVD? Visit Tidy Design, your video and file conversion specialists. 3 Helwick St, 443 4433.

HIGH QUALITY PAINTING TEAM specialising in architecturally designed homes. Providing top quality hand finished craftsmanship. Phone 0211 430 408.

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

REVIVE RETREAT - FOR THE LOVE OF vibrant food! 17th – 22nd October 2013. 'Revive' is a practical and uplifting retreat to help you find more balance in your life. You will gain increased awareness through breathing exercises and meditation. We will create food that is easy, nutritious and delicious to enhance your energy and wellbeing – the essential ingredient to fulfilling a vibrant life! www.nirvanaretreat.co.nz or ph: 443 2252.

SKECHERS GO WALK AS ADVERTISED on TV at Shoes Unlimited, 80b Ardmore Street.

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

REGISTERED DRIVING INSTRUCTOR, class 2, P, V, W, R, T, DG, forklift and OSH licenses. Defensive Driving courses. Phone 0276 465 386.

ROOM TO RENT. COUPLE PLEASE. Fully furnished room available in warm, new house on Kings Dr. Sky, WiFi, log fire, good views. Available now. Call 0212 279 898.

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 NZ beef, exclusively served at the Bullock Bar Grill, and The Luggate Hotel. 7 nights from 6pm. Come and taste the difference.

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

THIS FRIDAY AT OPIUM IS DJ ALIAS, the most awesome NZ Glitch Hop and Bass Music producer! Do not miss this, he always rocks it! Free entry and $5 all drinks all night!! 

COFFEE CURE IN THE MEDICAL CENTRE is the perfect place to grab a coffee before you head up the mountain. Great parking, great food, great service and fantastic coffee! Phone 021 349 246.

FORD ECONOVAN FOR SALE! 194,000km, fully equipped and perfect to travel all around NZ! $3000 ono - Contact Marie: 0211 393 469.

KOHA OR PAY IT FORWARD MONTH - if you are unemployed, caring for someone or low on income, it's your month for a break. In Touch Massage has some places. Michele Cotter 443 6311.

CLEANER REQUIRED. WE NEED a reliable, honest, fit and keen person to work early mornings and/or evenings for commercial premises, 3-4 hours, 5/6 days per week. Please phone 0273 157 647.

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

OFFICE AT 3 HELWICK STREET $100 + GST PER WEEK. Short or long term lease. 3x3m, close the door it's your own space, great central location. Power and internet included. Call 03 443 4433.

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

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

BULLOCK BAR ALL BLACKS VIP COUCH - All Blacks vs Wallabies. Its back. Purchase any drink from 6pm Saturday the 24th and go in the draw for a spot on the couch. Free bar snacks and personal barmaid.

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.

BASE ULTIMATE SKI & BOARD RENTALS, 12 Helwick St. Best rental gear in Wanaka. New location, same great service!

"NOT THE OSCARS!" (THE NOSCARS) mini movie competition prize pool has grown to a whopping $4500!! Are you into making short movies whether purely as a novice or on a more serious level? Then this is for you! Just create a 1-4 minute movie, the final heat is Wednesday 28th Aug and the theme is "On The Snow 2013!" - This is your last chance to secure a place in the final to win a heliski!! For full details/rules visit the "OpiumWanaka" Facebook page and go to the "Not The Oscars" event page. Big ups to our sponsors including Base2, Sway Collective, Wanaka Skydive, Capitahl, Madwax and Stardust Beanies!

LADIES BICYCLE FOR SALE. Low step-through design $250. Phone 443 1788.

LOVE ART & CRAFTS? Well, Kahu Youth have 6 week workshop starting on the 27th August for all youths aged from 11yrs. The workshops include making stencils, jewellery, painting, crocheting and more. Only $30! Contact us on 443 5880 or kahu.youth@xtra.co.nz to book a spot.

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) 751 0076.

CONTEMPORARY METAL SHELVING at Taste of Gibbston Valley, Arrowtown and Amisfield Wine room manufactured by Metalworks Wanaka, 54 Ballantyne Rd. Images on FB www.metalworkwanaka.co.nz

SUNDAY SESSIONS every Sunday at Barluga kicking off at 4pm with free BBQ with drink purchase, $10 Bloody Mary's and $5 G&T specials. DJ's Electro Bill, Chris J and J digga playing cool Sunday beats all day long.

CHEF WANTED AT URBAN GRIND. Full time position. Apply in person to one of the kitchen team at 72 Ardmore Street.

GHETTO BLASTER ARE BACK at the Bullock Bar 24th August, after the rugby.

MIKE (MOSSY), LINDA AND WILL from Sydney, want to rent 2/3 bedroom house, approx 10th November - 15th January, Wanaka, Luggate or Albert Town. Phone 443 6797 - Jenny and Steve Moss.

FOR SALE: NEAR NEW FISHING chest waders, size 10, worn twice, pristine condition. Ph 443 8582 evenings.

FURNISHED ROOM: ALBERT TOWN. Ready 10 Sept for quiet living, non-smoking single. $130/wk (Power extra). Own bathroom. Ph Maryann 443 6463.

CHICKENS FOR SALE. Brown shaver, 1 year old and laying. $10.00 each. Bulk lot available. Phone 03 445 2644 or 0273 236 974.

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.

HUNTING COMPETITION THIS WEEKEND. Enter at Albert Town Tavern, Thursday 7 - 8pm. Phone Neil 443 2909.

LAKE BAR PROPRIETORS PETER & VICKI BYRNE. Lunch, Dinner and All Day Snack Menu. Monteiths & Speights, Friday $6 - Cocktail. Live on Sky this weekend, Friday, Ranfurly Shield Otago V Waikato; Saturday, Bledilsoe Cup All Blacks V Australia. Ph 03 443 2920.

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

SASANOKI'S SPARKLING SAKE is popular. Another addiction at Sasanoki. Sasanoki Addict, Bro!

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

COME SEE THE GREAT SPECIALS on milk, bread, drinks, burgers, sandwiches, muffins etc only at BP Wanaka.

MUSCLES SORE/SWOLLEN? Soothe, reduce swelling, pain. Massage +plus Lymphatic Drainage treatments with Maryann. Phone 443 6463, 0211 101 160.

CONTAINER FOR SALE, suitable for furniture (grade b). Ply floor and waterproof. $3,400 ono. Ph 443 1219.

QUIRKY CRAFTERS WANTED. We are looking for contemporary crafted products for a new Wanaka venture. Knitted, painted, beaded, anything that's a bit different and is handmade by you! Get in touch, email: craftywanaka@yahoo.com

BACON - EGG - CHEESE MUFFIN and 2 x V330ml drink for only $6.50 from BP Wanaka.

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

MILK SPECIAL 2 X 2LITRE MILK only $6.90 at BP Wanaka.

FOR SALE: TABLE, WOODEN TOP, steel bottom 1.580L x 1m W x .740H. Six chairs. Very good order. Free TV thrown in $160. Call 0210 2116 230.

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

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

LEARN TO SING THE BASICS CORRECTLY with Ricci. Author of "I Can Sing But Where Is My Voice?" Tel: 443 9457 or 0274 448 127.

WEEKNIGHTS AT OPIUM THIS WEEK we have Aloha Or Die on Tuesday, Robbie on Wednesday, Mike Kennedy on Thursday and open mic night on Sunday. $5 drinks all week!

LUGGATE HOTEL - PURCHASE ANY SPEIGHT'S product before, during and after the All Black game and go in the draw to win some cool All Blacks gear - jersey, wallet etc.

ANGRY BIRDS MUSIC SPIN TOPS are back in stock! So popular, so cool. Only $3.50 each. Animal plush hats are now $7.90 each! Hot Value, Spencer Mall.

BULLOCK BAR EXPRESS LUNCHES – In a hurry? Rush on in, choose 2 things from the amazing selection and a can of drink, all for $10 takeaway – too easy. Open every day from 7am, back of the Bullock Bar.

WEST COAST COTTAGE 1/4 SHARE AVAILABLE. Perfect location for whitebaiting, fly fishing, hunting. Please contact Craig on 0276 469 419 or info@hatchfishing.co.nz

EXCITING NEW CAFE WANTING friendly confident staff to work in a team environment. Front and back of house. beanecafe@gmail.com

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.

TOPSOIL FOR SALE: Screened. $30+GSTm3. Phone Rod. Lake Hawea 443 6242, 0211 610 062.

PICTURE FRAMING with an eye for detail and design. For professional advice and creative solutions come and see us at The 45th Degree, 5a Gordon Road. Ph 443 9348.

CHEST FREEZER 600 X 900 Simpson $400. Bench top convection oven $40. Snowboard and boots $60. Fisher & Paykel upright fridge and freezer $250 each. Phone or text 0212 383 634.

BEST OF LUCK TO ALL THE COMPETITORS at this year's Winter Games. From Wanaka Flight Centre.

FOR SALE: TV/GAMING CHAIRS FOR CHILDREN. Set of 3, black, sit low to ground, fold away to ottoman foot stool, light and stackable, very tidy, near new $200 ono. Contact Greg 443 7429.

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.

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

SPECIALIZED ROAD BIKE - ALLEZ XS, full Tiagra drivetrain, Shimano R500 wheels, carbon post, as new ridden less than 100ks, $1500.00, ph 021 476 199.

EXHIBITION OF PAINTINGS BY SUSIE RUDDENKLAU at 5 Gunn Road, Albert Town. Friday 23rd, Saturday 24th, Sunday 25th 10am till 5pm. Everyone welcome.

MATURE PERSON TO SHARE HOUSE and expenses. Close to town, warm friendly home. Must like animals. Text me 0221 506 671.

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! Phone 03 443 1124 / 0210 2224 341

BULLOCK BAR WEDNESDAY NIGHT QUIZ. Free to enter from 7.30pm with George and Rusty.

AYURVEDIC SPRING CLEANSE RETREAT: A prescription for purifying the body! 5 day/4night immersion retreat, to unite all your resources, body/mind/emotions/spirit in a supported healing space, free from daily distraction. A personalised cleanse, using Ayurvedic protocols, daily therapies, consultations, aligned yoga and meditation techniques, herbal therapy, special cleansing diet. Due to the transforming nature of the Ayurvedic cleansing process, numbers are limited. 12th-16th Sept. For details go to http://www.thesadhanastudio.com/ or http://www.naturaldevotion.com/

WANAKA YACHT CLUB ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING is to be held at the club rooms on 28th August starting at 6.30pm. All members and intending members are encouraged to attend.

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.

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

HANDCRAFTED FINNISH RYE BREAD made with a unique wild yeast starter. Daily small batches of absolutely delicious, healthy and sustaining breads - fresh out of our oven at 11am. Try our new Raisin Walnut and Cinnamon Bread - toast Heaven! Our customers are loving our breads! Nordavia - A Nordic Specialty Bakeshop. Open Tuesday to Saturday 10am - 4pm. Find us at 1 Frederick Street, first left - on the way to Wastebusters. www.nordaviabakeshop.co.nz

DUNEDIN'S ST PAUL'S CATHEDRAL CHOIR WILL BE SINGING Choral Eucharist at St Columba's Anglican Church, cnr Upton and McDougall Sts, on Sunday 25 August at 9.30am, followed at 11.30am by a short recital. All welcome.

DURANCE FRENCH HOME FRAGRANCE now in store. Delightful pillow perfume, scented flowers, scented bouquets and refills. Traditional French fragrances at Health 2000, Helwick Street.

CHOP SHOP - Espresso Bar and Clothing Boutique. Shop 3 Pembroke Mall. Ph 443 8297.

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

DRUM AND BASS NIGHT THIS SATURDAY at Opium with Wellington boys DJ Stymie and Frosty Boy. Come get your bass on! $5 all drinks all night and free entry!

LAKES BOWEN THERAPY treating all ages. Winter related aches/pains? Call Nikki Turner 443 6765, Cathy Rodgers 443 7907. www.lakesbowentherapy.com

SKIN CANCER & MELANOMA CONCERNS? - Regular skin examination by a doctor qualified in Dermoscopy is critical for early detection. Book your appointment with Dr Brian Wills at Molemedic - more than 35 years' experience and the Aust. Dip of Dermoscopy. At Community Consulting Rooms, Wanaka Lakes Health Centre through August. Phone 443 0432. Molemedic is an Affiliated Provider to Southern Cross Health Society. More information on the new website www.molemedic.co.nz

KEEN TO TEST YOUR WINE KNOWLEDGE? Wine Options Night. Sat 31st Aug, 7pm. Rippon Hall. Tickets from Wanaka Physio, Federal Diner or 0211 024 504. Support local skeleton racer in Olympic bid.

WANAKA FARMERS MARKET AGM from 7.15 pm on Tuesday 3rd September in the committee room at St John rooms Wanaka. All welcome.

THE WANAKA MINIMART IS UNDER NEW MANAGEMENT! We would love to invite our lovely local people to check out our new cafe area and great new products available. The special offer this week is a gourmet pie and coffee for $5.50.

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.

SUBARU FOR SALE: Grand Wagon 1996, 155,000km. Good condition. Recent service. Great ski wagon. $3,500 ono. Call 0210 779 322.

LAKE HAWEA HOLIDAY HOME: 3 bedroom, furnished, available to rent from Sept to mid Dec 2013, no pets, $250pw. Ph 0273 647 063.

BABY THINGS FOR SALE: Touchwood cot and mattress, Moses basket and stand, capsule, girls' clothes 0-1yr, plus other things. Please call or text 0212 491 791 or 03 443 2456.

FRESH ROASTED COFFEE always a double shot and hot - with the most amazing Cinnamon Bun you have ever tasted! Always $9.00 at Nordavia - A Nordic Specialty Bakeshop. Fine handcrafted pastries, cakes and breads with a Nordic/Scandinavian Twist. Open Tuesday to Saturday 10am - 4pm. First left on Frederick Street - on the way to Wastebusters. www.nordaviabakeshop.co.nz

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.

WORK CLOTHING, WORKBOOTS and safety gear - get all your protective clothing needs - Placemakers in Ballantyne Road.

ASHTON GC-34 ACOUSTIC GUITAR $50, guitar stand $10, Ibanez Troubadour 20 Amplifier $120. Call 021 710 850.

HIRE HARRY - 0800 442 779 - Carpenter, Gardener, Painter. 

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

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

OSLO IS THE ECONOMIC AND governmental centre of Norway, a hub of Norwegian trade, banking, industry and shipping, and is an important centre for maritime industries and maritime trade in Europe. The Messenger is available in Oslo on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

FRIDAY NIGHT AT HONDY'S live acoustic music with Robby and Robby from 7 pm. Great meals/takeaways. Courtesy coach. $5 pints of house beers all night long. Ph: 443 5200 for pick up or pre-order.

HIGH QUALITY PAINTING TEAM specialising in architecturally designed homes. Providing top quality hand finished craftsmanship. Phone 0211 430 408.

URGENT SALE: BACK COUNTRY SKIS 160cm. Eagle bindings, climbing skins (Montana), poles 125cm, bag 2m. $800. Must be sold Wednesday. Phone 0223 883 560.

BASE 2 HAS LOADS OF instore deals. Come down and check out the goodness.

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.

GALLERY33. TREAT YOURSELF TO A stunning piece of jewellery from Wanaka's only Contemporary Art Gallery. Check out our website www.gallery33.co.nz.

FREE WINE! A GLASS OF CENTRAL OTAGO Pinot Noir - with every main steak meal. Reserve Grade NZ beef only at The Bullock Bar Grill.

EVERY 8TH COFFEE FREE, ONLY WITH THE LUNCH BOX club pre-paid cards. Probably the best deal in town. Only at The Hammer & Nail, Bakery & Café, 3 Cliff Wilson Street (opposite Mitre 10). Phone orders on 443 8500 welcome.

BEEN ON THE PISTE? Looking for a feast? Wanaka Farmers Market, every Thursday from 4pm in Spencer House Mall.

1996 TOYOTA SSRX 3.0L TURBO SURF. Sunroof, tow bar, big bore exhaust $10,500. Phone 443 5778.

WANAKA COMMUNITY BOARD needs revitalising. Vote for Rachel Brown.

NANNY REQUIRED TO CARE FOR our two year old. Two full days and two half days per week. We are looking for an energetic, caring, experienced Nanny for our daughter. Driver's licence, current first aid cert and references required. Please email CV to audiophonic@gmail.com or call 021 766 697 after 5.30pm.

RITUAL ESPRESSO CAFE IS LOOKING FOR a long term local barista with a strong background in food and coffee. You will need cafe experience and preference will be given to those with excellent barista and customer service skills. Please drop off CV with covering letter to Chris or email ritualcafeltd@gmail.com

YOUR GARDEN IS WAKING UP! Roses, fruit trees, perennials are needing attention. Call a "Really Good Gardener" (Andrew) on 443 7738 or 0221 366 708.

BP WANAKA HAS 2 X 2 LOAVES Golden Bake bread for only $2.90.

YUM YUM YUM, you really must try the fine foods at the Wanaka Farmers Market, every Thursday 4pm Spencer House Mall.

OSLO IS THE CAPITAL OF NORWAY. Founded around 1000 AD, it became a trading place in 1048 under King Harald III, and was elevated to a capital under Haakon V around 1300. It was established as a municipality on 1 January 1838. Following a spelling reform, it was known as Kristiania from 1877 to 1925, when its original Norwegian name was restored. The Messenger is available in Oslo on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

WANT TO KNOW MORE ABOUT OUR HEALTH food/healing retreat in October? Held at the beautiful Lookout Lodge in Wanaka. If so, then come along to a free-of-charge information talk on Thursday 29th August, at the Wanaka Wellness Centre, 24 Dungarvon Street, Wanaka. Time: 5.30 to 6.30pm. All welcome! Any questions call Jeanette on 021 405 216. www.nirvanaretreat.co.nz

HOT YOGA FUSION now in Wanaka! http://hotyogafusion.co.nz/schedule.html Join us for some Hot Yoga! Level 1, Spencer House Mall, ph 022 HOT YOGA.

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

OFFICE AT 19 REECE CRESCENT. 39m2. Air conditioned, own space with car park. Shared kitchen, toilets, shower and terrace. Phone 0276 636 224. www.chrisnorman.co.nz

FRIDGE F&P KELVINATOR UNDERBENCH. Height 80cm, width 53cm, depth 53cm. Excellent condition 115 litre capacity $110. Phone 021 321 128.

BIRGIT IS BACK AT ALI BABAS for women's hairstyling next week – 27th to 31st August, then every second week. Phone 443 1722 for an appointment.

ACHING, TIRED MUSCLES OR JOINTS, persistent problems? Get a total musculoskeletal analysis and full deep tissue, highly skilled joint alignment treatment to get your body back on track. Pain is an indication of imbalance - structural or biochemical - we do the works: ACC injury treatments, chronic conditions, clinical deep tissue, functional diagnostic medicine. Ph 443 6460 Dr John Gibson DC and Jane Macale Clin.Massage Prac., 59 Brownston St, Wanaka. www.themusclejoint.co.nz

CRANIOSACRAL THERAPY - a profound treatment that uses light touch to detect and modify subtle body movement and energy patterns. Correcting imbalances in the body as a whole, leaving you more comfortable and feeling better in yourself. Phone Jennie 0275 248 858. www.consciousness-rising.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

FULLY FURNISHED ROOM AVAILABLE NOW in 4 bedroom house near Aspiring College & Pool on 26 Matai Road. $120 singles $155 couples plus power. Great flatties / TV in room / heat pump / WiFi and home computer available / big garden with hammock and BBQ. Social flatmates! Please mention Matai Road when you call or txt: 021 923 553. You snooozze....

TEMPORARY PARAGLIDING GROUND CREW JOB. Current first aid and mountain driving experience required. Details on www.wanakaparagliding.co.nz Text 0274 697 685 or send CV to wanakaparagliding@gmail.com

SANDWICH X 2 AND PUMP WATER 750ml for only $7.90 from BP Wanaka.