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28 August 2013



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

CHOP SHOP Espresso Bar & Clothing Boutique. Shop 3, Pembroke Mall. Ph 443 8297.

TOYOTA ESTIMA 2000 FOR SALE. 202,000km, 8 seater, sliding doors both sides. $6500 ono. Phone 021 915 573.

SUMMER JOB IRRIGATING. K-line irrigating on Criffel Station, 35 - 40 hours per week. Could suit job share between two. Phone 0274 733 146.

PUKKA Signs + Design + Print. Qualified for you in what we do! Over 20 years of experience in the signage, design and construction industry. Call Sarah - Master Signwriter. Ph 443 4242. www.pukkasigns.com

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.

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.

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

SAILZ LAKE HAWEA RESTAURANT & BAR spring special. For the month of August, Monday to Thursday 2 for 1 pasta or curry. Seated before 7.30.

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

FENCER REQUIRED for small amount of work on lifestyle block. Please phone 0274 443 639.

2 BEDROOM FLAT AVAILABLE mid-September. Anderson Rd area. Fully furnished. Good rates for long term. Call/ text Emilie 021 374 844 to view.

CHAPTER 5 LAST DAYS OF SALE with nothing over $100 including Kacper boots men and women! Be in quick. Making room for our new season stock, which is colourful, stylish style for everyone. See you in Pembroke Mall.

BEER FOR BREAKFAST? Why not? Best hangover cure, bacon and eggs $10 at the Bullock Bar Grill from 7am daily.

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.

FOR RENT: A new contemporary apartment 5 minutes from the center of Wanaka Township. Unfurnished apartment – Whiteware available - Private and good spaces to relax and enjoy. Available for long term rent from the 1st September 2013. Phone 443 0045. www.accommodationwanaka.com

AT OPIUM THIS SATURDAY WE HAVE DJs L.T. and Bifta spinning dirty Ghetto Funk, Electro Wobble, Breaks and Glitch Hop - $5 all drinks all night and free entry!

CHEFS WANTED - LONE STAR WANAKA are looking for chefs. We are searching for a skilled chef to join our culinary team. Please contact Ty on 03 443 6901 or send your CV to wanaka@lonestar.co.nz

ZUMBA FITNESS® CLASSES IN TOWN! It's dance, it's fitness and it's FUN! Right in town, only 5mins walk from Ardmore Street. No experience required and all ages welcome! Bring a friend and get your wiggle on! Mondays 6:30-7:30pm and Wednesdays 7-8pm at the Presbyterian Church Hall on Tenby Street. $10 per class, $5 MAC students and concession cards available. For more info contact Yaeh 0210 2795 639. Check out www.zumbalove.co.nz. Like 'Zumba Wanaka' on Facebook!

LOCAL MASSAGE THERAPY only $50 per session (1hr) West Meadows drive. Send an email to: cupples_mel@hotmail.com or text 0223 113 347.

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

FLATMATE WANTED ON PLANTATION ROAD. Must be house trained and employed. $200 per week (power inclusive). Call/text Jo 0273 269 666.

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.

WANAKLEAN DOG - GROOMING, clipping and bathing. Call Emily on 0275 110 212 to make an appointment.

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.

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.

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

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

RESTAURANT MANAGER POSITION AT BUSY lakefront business. Previous experience essential and local references required. Please forward CV's to troutbar@vodafone.co.nz

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

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.

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.

GARDEN SPRUCE UP by experienced local. Tools supplied. Phone 443 1136 Graeme.

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

PAMPLONA IS FAMOUS WORLDWIDE FOR THE running of the bulls, part of the San Fermin festival which runs from July 6 to 14. This festival was brought to literary renown with the 1926 publication of Ernest Hemingway's novel The Sun Also Rises. The Messenger is available in Pamplona on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

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.

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

FATHERS DAY - Gifts Galore at Hamills - 10 Helwick Street. Ph 443 8094.

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

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

DADS DAY ON SUNDAY - Hamills has you covered. Vouchers available. Helwick Street. Ph 443 8094.

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!

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.

FOR SWITCHED ON ELECTRICAL SERVICE phone Tony Wellman Electrical 0274 382 352.       

EUROPE EARLYBIRDS TRAVELLING TO EUROPE in 2014? Book your Europe Earlybirds at Wanaka Flight Centre now. Don't miss out! Phone Wanaka Flight Centre 03 443 4101 or email wanaka@flightcentre.co.nz

QUANTUM HEALING and holistic lifestyle adaptation now available in Wanaka. For appointments phone 0223 265 019 or visit holisticChangeagent.com for further details.

GARAGE SALE: SATURDAY 31ST AUGUST, 4 Sherwin Ave, Albert Town. 9 - 11am. Furniture, weights and camping gear plus heaps more.

WORK IN WANAKA - Employment (permanent and seasonal), staffing & visa services located at 4 Helwick St. Ph 03 433 7918. Looking for summer work, register now. Hours 10.00am - 4.30 pm Monday - Friday, Saturday by appointment.

FATHER'S DAY AT THE BULLOCK BAR - Get your Dad a voucher for a big bot. He can have it while watching the Shield Challenge in peace with his mates on Sunday. This is the perfect Father's Day present. Buy your vouchers at the Bully this week only.

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. Register your interest by 3rd Sept. For details go to: http://www.thesadhanastudio.com/ or http://www.naturaldevotion.com/

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.

COOK/CHEF WANTED AT TANGOS CAFÉ. Apply to: alnval@clear.net.nz or phone 0274 548 705.

JAPANESE COOKING CLASSES IN SEPTEMBER! Sweets in Sakura-cherry-blossom season!! "Maccha (green tea) Tiramisu" and "Chiffon cake". Thu 12th at 11am, Sun 15th at 2pm, Sat 21st at 2pm. $50pp (including tea-lecture with classical sweets and Sakura-sweets tasting). All sweet-lovers welcome! More info: Japanese.cuisine.wanaka@gmail.com or 443 1232, Yumi.

STIHL 046 MAGNUM CHAINSAW FOR SALE. 2 years old. Great condition. Phone/txt 0278 438 901. Trailer 8x5 single axle with cage. New condition. Phone/txt 0278 438 901.

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

HOME MOVIES 2 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.

RECREATIONAL HUNTER SEEKS permission for access to properties in the Wanaka region for rabbit control activities. Call Greg on 0210 466 934.

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.

THE SPICE ROOM FATHERS DAY 1st September special. $20 feast the whole night for any local father. Dine in or take away.

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.

MORE SPRING/SUMMER FASHIONS coming in each week. Plenty of styles and colour to choose from. At The Merino Story, Brownston Street.

FRESHLY BATTERED GURNARD only $5.50 a piece this week at Hondy's. Ph 443 5200 for pre-order.

FOR RENT: One 1 bedroom and one 2 bedroom house in Lake Hawea. Warm and sunny, private carport and garages included. Long term preferred. Ph 0272 015 058 to arrange a viewing.

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

STUCK FOR A GREAT FATHERS DAY GIFT idea on 01 Sept? $129.00 will get Dad an experience he won't forget. A 20min trial flight over Lake Wanaka where he gets to take the controls and he can take a passenger along for free. Call Wanaka Flight Training on (03) 443 4043 for a gift voucher. CAA Fully Certified Flying School.

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

CREEK CAFE WINTER WARM-UPS every Friday. Live music happy hours 5.30 - 6.30pm and then 9 - 10pm. $4 pints, $5 house wine, $5 Guinness pints. Come for some platters, tapas and music. Music starts 6.30pm. Fire roaring all night.

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

HUGO PLATT "LANDSCAPES FROM AROUND THE WORLD" Photography Exhibition, Urban Grind Sunday 01 Sept 5-7pm.

RPM SPRING IS INSTORE now at Base!

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.

HANDCRAFTED FINNISH RYE BREAD made with a unique wild yeast starter and Certified Organic Stoneground Flour. Daily small batches of absolutely delicious handcrafted healthy and sustaining breads - fresh out of our oven at 11am. Try our new Sultana 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 on the left - on the way to Wastebusters. www.nordaviabakeshop.co.nz

NEED REAL PHOTOS FROM YOUR IPHONE? Come into Kodak. We can download all your iPhone photos/videos quickly and easily. Free up some space, make your phone work quicker. We now have a new app for printing 'Kodak Kiosk connect APP'. Download it free before you come in and wirelessly (but securely) connect to the Kodak Kiosks in-store - easy as! 10 minutes any photos you selected - are ready. Yes Photo&Digital in Helwick Street Wanaka. 7 days. Ph 443 6241.

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.

BIRGIT IS BACK AT ALI BABAS for women's hairstyling this week – 27th to 30th August, then every second week. Phone 443 1722 for an appointment.

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

SNOW FARM FUN WINTER TRIATHLON this Saturday offering a Mini 1.2.1 & 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 for more information. Register now or on the day.

KAYAK FOR SALE. Fibreglass 3.7m. One man. $200. Phone 443 7295.

FULLY FURNISHED ROOM FOR RENT. Super mellow, active, adventurous, quiet, clean housemates looking for a flatmate. This is not a party house. We are very clean and quiet people looking for one more to add to our group. Amazing view and fully furnished with garage. Girl or guy, please no couples. $130 per week plus bills. Phone 0211 110 642.

WANTED - BUILDERS: Required for architectural housing and commercial. Breen Construction Company. Call Kelvin 021 340 714 or 443 6388.

FOR SALE: GOLDAIR stainless steel kettle $20. Kids Furby $30. Phone or text 0221 308 801.

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.

LAKES PODIATRY - CHECK OUT OUR website at www.lakespodiatry.co.nz Clinic located at the Wanaka Lakes Health Centre. General foot complaints, running and sports injuries, diabetic foot issues, children's feet, ACC registered. Ph 03 443 0730.

THE STEWART AND BURKE FAMILY WOULD LIKE TO sincerely thank all the volunteer fire fighters and others who helped at Maungawera Lodge. To the mongrel who stole our Rinnai gas water heater that night, you will be found!

"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!

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

CALLING ALL BODY PAINTERS - if you are a fantastic body painter with experience, we need your help! Please call Dannii on 0211 521 344.

'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.

SASANOKI'S JAPANESE OF THE WEEK: "matte" (mutt-eh) meaning "wait" or "hold". Please "matte" when you walk into Sasanoki while we find a table for you. Please don't try to grab one for yourself. A booking would be even better on 443 6474. Arigato.

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

SHERPA SUMMER CLOTHING 2014 exclusive to MT Outdoors. A fantastic brand new into NZ with a real story behind it. Beautiful quality. Come see in store on Dunmore Street. www.mtoutdoors.co.nz

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.

FREE WINE! A Glass of Central Otago Pinot Noir - with every main steak meal. Reserve Grade NZ beef only at The Bullock Bar Grill.

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

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

1 FREE PERONI FOR DAD! Father's Day lunch at Francesca's Italian Kitchen. Bookings essential. Call 03 443 5599 to make a reservation. Lunch 12-3pm.

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

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

WANTED HIGH BACK BOOSTER SEAT for 5 yr old, ½ size for 7 yr old. Must meet NZ Safety Standards. Phone 443 2236 or 0211 434 045.

CHINESE BOOTS NOT AVAILABLE, Taiwanese boots not available. Kiwi boots NZ made always available. The Cobbler, Pembroke Mall.

PUBLIC LECTURE. Professor Robert Patman. "The Emergence of a Post-Superpower World". 10am Tuesday September 3rd. Lake Wanaka Centre. $5 donation please. All welcome.

METAL BELLS. Did you think you were in the Alps folks? Great prizes for The Winter Games. Adam made all 16. Metalworks Wanaka, home of creative metalwork. Workshop 54 Ballantyne Rd, ph 443 1760.

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.

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.

SLEEPYHEAD MATTRESS and base set. Excellent condition, $299. Call 443 1951.

LAKE BAR PROPRIETORS PETER & VICKI BYRNE 03 443 2920. Lunch, dinner and all day snack menu. Enjoy the best views with Monteiths and Speights on Tap, Friday Cocktails and SKY Sports. Children's Corner with DVD's and free kiddies entertainment packs.

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.

COLOURED KNITTING WOOL DONATIONS PLEASE. This week only, for Rarotongans knitting beanies for their children for next winter. Please contact Julie Scaife 443 8884. Leave a message I will pick up, or drop off at 21 Mt Iron Drive. Many thanks.

WANAKA WINE CONVIVIUM AND FEDERAL DINER "A Taste From Down South" night on the 30th August has been postponed until the 3rd October.

ACHING TIRED MUSCLES & JOINTS, sports injuries, tension? Get the most effective, professional rub in town at The Muscle Joint. Our top notch Clinical Massage Practitioners, Lee Ball and Jane Macale are trained to take care of your needs with tailor-made treatments. From relaxation treatments, to chronic complaints, sports injuries to rehabilitation. Book today T 443 6460. 59 Brownston St, Wanaka. www.themusclejoint.co.nz

THIS FRIDAY AT OPIUM IS DJ CHRIS J plus a special guest! (DnB, Breaks, Electro, Trap) $5 all drinks all night and free entry!

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

DON'T BUTCHER YOUR BIRCHES! or any other tree for that matter... Tree Tamers can reduce them tastefully and clean up quickly; qualified arborists, insured, local and experienced since 2003! Phone Milo 0272 751 268 or www.treetamers.co.nz

STORAGE AVAILABLE FOR covered boat, campervan, caravan and car. Phone Richard at Wanaka Storage Solutions. Phone 443 2660.

ROOM TO RENT. Couple please. Fully furnished room available in warm, new house on Kings Drive. Sky, WiFi, log fire, good views. Available this weekend. Call 0212 279 898.

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.

END OF SEASON DRY WOOD still available. Enquiries phone 0272 284 426 or 03 448 6301.

VIPASSANA MEDITATION - South Island course Oct 30-Nov 10 near Oamaru. Ten day residential course for old and new students. No course fees. For information and bookings www.dhamma.org.

YOU'D BETTER BLOOMIN' HURRY cos the trees are bloomin' soon! Call Tree Tamers to sort your trees. Phone 0272 751 268 or www.treetamers.co.nz.

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.

BEE HIVE AND OTHER EQUIPMENT required by person new to bee keeping. 021 514 868.

FREE QUOTES: Practical solutions, new builds, renovations, landscaping. Advantage Build Ltd. Nevan Jefferies phone 0272 119 966. Satisfaction guaranteed.

COOK/CHEF WANTED AT TANGOS CAFÉ. Apply to: alnval@clear.net.nz or phone 0274 548 705.

LYMPOEDEMA RELIEF. Gentle, therapeutic treatment using hands (MLD). Reduces swelling caused by surgery, injury or poorly formed lymphatic system. Ph Maryann 03 443 6463, 0211 101 160.

FREE TREE TIPS - 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.

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

HAPPY FATHERS DAY TO ALL DADS from Pembroke Putt Minigolf. Kids bring your dad to play this Sunday and he can play at child's prices, bring your dad's dad and we will let him play for just $5.

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

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

PUKKA Signs + Design + Print. Get a competitive quote for your latest project. Ph 443 4242.

SPANISH TUTOR REQUIRED for level one Spanish for MAC student. After school hours. Contact Jane 443 9345.

CALLING ALL BODY PAINTERS - if you are a fantastic body painter with experience, we need your help! Please call Dannii on 0211 521 344.

WEEKNIGHTS AT OPIUM THIS WEEK. We have Aloha Or Die on Tuesday, Ben Hammond (USA) live acoustic set on Wednesday, Robbie on Thursday and open Mic night on Sunday. $5 drinks all week!

CHESTNUT SEASON IS CLOSING - last chance to munch our hot nuts this Thursday at the Wanaka Farmers Market or Saturday opposite Kai 2.30-5.30pm. Thanks for all the support Wanaka, it's been amazenuts. See you again next winter.

NOKIA LUMIA 710 unlocked smartphone for sale - excellent condition with car charger and cover $150. 0210 488 698 or 443 6454.

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.

RIPPON FESTIVAL CELEBRATES its 10th event on February 1st 2014 - woohoo! We want to celebrate it with you - Wanaka! Come join us for some of NZ's best home-grown talent and a little wine in the vines. Featuring Ladi6, Die!Die!Die!, Kody Nielson and local talent Danny Fairley! Tickets on sale 4th September from Gusto, i-Site and Ticketek. Visit ripponfestival.co.nz for full line-up and information.

HOT OFF THE PRESS FROM WORLD TRAVELLER'S WANAKA, return airfares in 2014 to Paris from $2021.00 including free transfers to and from Queenstown. Special conditions apply. Phone 443 7414 now.

KARRIMOR BACKPACKS AT KRAZY PRICES! MTOutdoors have a vast selection just arrived. Example – 65 litre top quality Wildcat pack at $125! Mac Outward Bound students no brainer. www.mtoutdoors.co.nz

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

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.

GARDEN SPRUCE UP by experienced local. Tools supplied. Phone 443 1136 Graeme.

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

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.

HOME MOVIES 2 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.

SEWING WITH SHONA BAIN from REAP. Places available, 7 week course, Friday 10am-12pm, starts Sept 20th. Call Kim 0274 061 540.

PAMPLONA IS THE HISTORICAL CAPITAL CITY of Navarre, in Spain, and of the former Kingdom of Navarre. The Messenger is available in Pamplona on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

RPM SPRING IS INSTORE now at Base!

WANTED - BUILDERS: Required for architectural housing and commercial. Breen Construction Company. Call Kelvin 021 340 714 or 443 6388.

DELONGHI DISHWASHER excellent condition and working order, 4 years old, stainless steel, view working, $299. Call 443 1951.

FULLY FURNISHED ROOM FOR RENT. Super mellow, active, adventurous, quiet, clean housemates looking for a flatmate. This is not a party house. We are very clean and quiet people looking for one more to add to our group. Amazing view and fully furnished with garage. Girl or guy, please no couples. $130 per week plus bills. Phone 0211 110 642.

LIVE LOCAL MUSIC THIS Friday and Saturday at Hondy's from 7 pm. Ph 443 5200 for our courtesy coach.

STUCK FOR A GREAT FATHERS DAY GIFT idea on 01 Sept? $129.00 will get Dad an experience he won't forget. A 20min trial flight over Lake Wanaka where he gets to take the controls and he can take a passenger along for free. Call Wanaka Flight Training on (03) 443 4043 for a gift voucher. CAA Fully Certified Flying School.

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.

STORAGE AVAILABLE FOR covered boat, campervan, caravan and car. Phone Richard at Wanaka Storage Solutions. Phone 443 2660.

HUGO PLATT "LANDSCAPES FROM AROUND THE WORLD" Photography Exhibition, Urban Grind Sunday 01 Sept 5-7pm.

GALLERY33 - UPCOMING EXHIBITION: Louise Greig – The Cassandra Complex. Opening next Friday from 5pm. Full details at www.gallery33.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!

LAKE HAWEA COMMUNITY CENTRE FASHION EVENT fundraiser. Thursday, 12 September. Sneak preview of Mons Royale summer range, Christina Perriam, Chapter 5, Anthea Lawrence and Angel designs. Jewellery and a Swazi presentation. Entertainment, supper and more. A great night out supporting the centre.

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.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION. The Cobbler picks up his 2 lovely children every day 2.45pm - 3.15pm, otherwise open 9.30am - 5.00pm and Saturday 10am - 3pm. NZ made boots and shoes. Pembroke Mall.

PURCHASE YOUR FATHERS DAY GIFTS from the Hospice Shop. Lots of goodies. 72 Ballantyne Road. Open Tues to Friday 12pm to 4pm, Saturday 10am to 2pm.

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

FRANCESCA'S ITALIAN KITCHEN REQUIRE part time front of house staff. Experience essential. Email CV and cover letter to francescaspizzas@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.

SUMMER STAFF NEEDED FOR FRANCESCA'S PIZZAS. Woodfired pizza experience desirable but not essential. Must have had food handling experience and a love for pizza! Immediate start but applicants must be able to commit to working for the summer. Email CV to francescaspizzas@gmail.com

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.

FOR RENT: IN LAKE HAWEA, 3 bedroom, plus sleep out, unfurnished family home. Across the road from the lake and close to town center. Sunny open plan living, dining, kitchen, heated by a log fire. French doors onto a large sunny deck with lake views. En-suited sleepout. Double garage. Available for long term rent. Phone 443 0045. www.accommodationwanaka.com

WPLA LIBRARY SURVEY ONLINE CLOSES this Friday, 30th August. https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/WPLASurvey. Phone 443 6055 for help or printed versions. Not after 8pm please.

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.

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

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

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL DADS for Father's Day. Make your way to Bistro Gentil for a platter of the best French cheeses and some very good wine. You've earned them. 76a Golf Course Road. Ph 03 443 2299.

8 FOOT SATIVIA. "THE SHADOW MASTERS" album release tour, live in Wanaka at Opium September 25th. Tickets available www.eventfinder.co.nz

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

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

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

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.

SASANOKI'S JAPANESE OF THE WEEK: "itai" (it-eye) meaning "painful", "ouch", the condition of Bruno's neck after a big tumble. Poor Bruno can be reached on 443 6474.

FOR SALE: THREE SEATER dark brown leather couch. Good condition. Offers. Phone 03 265 1111 evenings.

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

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.

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

NZ FREESKI OPEN COMPETITORS, come into Base Ultimate Workshop and get your skis ready for the comp. 39 Helwick Street.

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

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.

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.

SNOW FARM FUN WINTER TRIATHLON this Saturday offering a Mini 1.2.1 & 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 for more information. Register now or on the day.

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.

BALUSTRADES, HANDRAILS, SIGNS, SCULPTURE and much more. Metalworks home of precision engineering, creative metalworking and nice guys. 54 Ballantyne Rd, ph 443 1760.

SELF CONTAINED BACH - WiFi, quiet location, 10 min walk to town via lake, loft sleeping, fully furnished. $180 p/w + power. Phone 0274 435 337.

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

AT OPIUM THIS SATURDAY WE HAVE DJs L.T. and Bifta spinning dirty Ghetto Funk, Electro Wobble, Breaks and Glitch Hop - $5 all drinks all night and free entry!

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

LAKE BAR PROPRIETORS PETER & VICKI BYRNE 03 443 2920. Lunch, dinner and all day snack menu. Enjoy the best views with Monteiths and Speights on Tap, Friday Cocktails and SKY Sports. Children's Corner with DVD's and free kiddies entertainment packs.

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.

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

FLATMATE WANTED ON PLANTATION ROAD. Must be house trained and employed. $200 per week (power inclusive). Call/text Jo 0273 269 666.

2 BEDROOM RURAL COTTAGE (OR SIMILAR) required urgently for professional couple with well-behaved dogs (2). Local references available. Call John on 0278 565 005 or 443 6708.

AWARD WINNING STEWART ISLAND SMOKED SALMON will be at the Wanaka Farmers Market this Thursday from 4pm in Spencer House Mall.

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.

CAR FOR SALE - Nissan Primera 1991, 1.8. WOF and rego current. $1500. Call Cynthia 0221 976 210. Parked to see at 39A Tenby Street.

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.

NCEA Maths, English and Science available at Kip McGrath. Enrol now to prepare for your external exams. Call Nikki 443 1547.

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

RIMU TABLE AND SIX HIGH BACK chairs. Solid rimu, padded seats $550. Will deliver Wanaka. Phone 443 2236 or 0212 143 908.

PAMPLONA HAS SHIFTED IN A FEW DECADES from a little administrative and rural town to a medium-sized city of industry and services. Industry is diversified, although the most important activity is related to the automobile industry - Volkswagen manufactures its Polo model in Pamplona. The Messenger is available in Pamplona on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

2004 HONDA QUAD BIKE 420FM incl Small Tipping Trailer, very tidy condition, carry-all box, ideal for whitebait season, new replacement cost over $13k, sell $5,500. Ph 021 689 533.

BUILDERS! NEED A NEW SPARK in your life? Try Fred at Active Electro. Servicing Wanaka for over 15 years. Phone 03 443 4065.

GOLF CLUBS FOR SALE. Full set men's clubs plus bag and trundler $400. Full set women's clubs plus bag $100. Phone 443 6199.

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

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

RESPONSIBLE, FUN LOVING AND EXPERIENCED woman available for casual/flexible babysitting and nannying opportunities - school pick up/drop off, after school and school holiday activities, homework guidance and supervision. Please call 0212 078 486 to discuss how I can help.

RENTAL NEEDED – Mum and 11yr old daughter, 1 small well behaved outside dog - and two cats. We have been renting the same property for seven years here in Wanaka. Very good tenants, looking after the property extremely well. Looking for a 2/3 bedroom home, clean, warm with garage or outside, unfurnished. Long term tenants. Outskirts of Wanaka an option. Ph: 021 900 665.

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

LIVE MUSIC AT THE BULLOCK BAR – This Friday night 31st we have Tony Kerr then on Saturday the 30th we have the Hardyards.

YOGA/MEDITATION: Sorry Hawea Flat School cancelled this week, restart next Thursday 5th Sept, 6:30pm. Robyn 0276 448 005. See you then.

FATHERS DAY - Gifts Galore at Hamills - 10 Helwick Street. Ph 443 8094.

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

CHEF DE PARTIE NEEDED FOR shift work in busy environment. Must have 3+ years' experience in A La Carte style service. Should have a great understanding of what it takes to be part of a busy kitchen and work under pressure. Qualifications and references essential. Send resume to leungolippe@hotmail.com

BEER FOR BREAKFAST? Why not? Best hangover cure, bacon and eggs $10 at the Bullock Bar Grill from 7am daily.

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

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN - KARAOKE. This Friday 30th August from 8pm. Get Albie cash and go in the draw to win a bar tab every time you sing. Courtesy coach ph 443 4545.

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

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

FOR SALE 1995 NISSAN PRIMERA. Goes will, very tidy car. $2,200 ono. Phone 03 443 8186 or 0274 634 471.

SPRING FASHION FROM RPM, Ketz-Ke, Lower and more instore now at Base.

STAFF WANTED – CASUAL FENCING LABOURER, must be fit, reliable and hardworking, have sturdy work boots, and current drivers licence. Call Boof on 0272 414 284. Email your current CV to p.k.everest@xtra.co.nz (No texting please.)

FOR SALE: TABLE. Large round solid Rimu. $150 ono. Phone 443 1109.

CENTRE OF TOWN OFFICE OR RETAIL SPACE TO LEASE. Short or long term. $70 per week. Call 0221 572 180 to enquire.

VAN FOR SALE. TOYOTA HIACE, full time 4WD, 280,000km, white. WOF, 9 months rego. 9000 road user km left. $8000. Phone 021 364 677.

LIVE MUSIC AT WATER BAR Saturday 31st. The Maximum Ropatahz playing live from 10pm. Come check out Wanaka's best new up and coming band, guitars, saxophone, keyboards and great vocals!!!

SUMMER JOB IRRIGATING. K-line irrigating on Criffel Station, 35 - 40 hours per week. Could suit job share between two. Phone 0274 733 146.

WANAKLEAN DOG - GROOMING, clipping and bathing. Call Emily on 0275 110 212 to make an appointment.

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.

CASUAL/PART TIME CLEANER WANTED - position available with an immediate start to work in private homes, holiday homes and companies. Full training will be given. CV to thecleanerswanaka@gmail.com

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

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

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.

RESPONSIBLE, FUN LOVING AND EXPERIENCED woman available for casual/flexible babysitting and nannying opportunities - school pick up/drop off, after school and school holiday activities, homework guidance and supervision. Please call 0212 078 486 to discuss how I can help.

BROKEN PHONE SCREEN? I can fix it! Great rates and next day return. Call Elliot on 0204 0152 707.

TIRED, ACHING, TIGHT MUSCLES, JOINTS, persistent problems? Get a musculoskeletal analysis and full muscle and joint treatment to resolve restrictions and rebalance your entire body at The Muscle Joint. ACC sports injury clinic, sports performance, rehabilitation, chronic unresolved conditions. Our professional team of practitioners - Clinical Muscular Therapists - Lee Ball, Jane Macale, Dr John Gibson DC Sports Chiropractor and Jocelyn McLean DipAcc Acupuncturist, tailor-make every treatment. Get the very best at The Muscle Joint, Tel 443 6460, 59 Brownston St, Wanaka. www.themusclejoint.co.nz

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

KAYAK FOR SALE. Fibreglass 3.7m. One man. $200. Phone 443 7295.

WPLA LIBRARY SURVEY ONLINE CLOSES this Friday, 30th August. https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/WPLASurvey. Phone 443 6055 for help or printed versions. Not after 8pm please.

HUGO PLATT "LANDSCAPES FROM AROUND THE WORLD" Photography Exhibition, Urban Grind Sunday 01 Sept 5-7pm.

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

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

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

TRADITIONAL LEADLIGHT/STAINED GLASS windows made to order. Restorations welcome. Phone 443 5530.

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

WANTED FULL TIME permanent Duty Manager. Ph Wendy on 443 4545.

LIVE MUSIC AT WATER BAR Saturday 31st. The Maximum Ropatahz playing live from 10pm. Come check out Wanaka's best new up and coming band, guitars, saxophone, keyboards and great vocals!!!

DOG MOTEL AND BASKET SUITABLE FOR medium/large dog. Good condition $225. Phone 443 8207.

FATHER'S DAY AT THE BULLOCK BAR - Get your Dad a voucher for a big bot. He can have it while watching the Shield Challenge in peace with his mates on Sunday. This is the perfect Father's Day present. Buy your vouchers at the Bully this week only.

STUCK FOR A GREAT FATHERS DAY GIFT idea on 01 Sept? $129.00 will get Dad an experience he won't forget. A 20min trial flight over Lake Wanaka where he gets to take the controls and he can take a passenger along for free. Call Wanaka Flight Training on (03) 443 4043 for a gift voucher. CAA Fully Certified Flying School.

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

FOR SALE: FRIDGE, 18 months old $500. 2 x black leather armchairs, legs extend, as new $500 for both. 3 seater leather and wood $100. Small armchair, cane sides $30. 2 x easy chairs with wooden arms, excellent condition $60 for both. Phone 443 7517.

BIRGIT IS BACK AT ALI BABAS for women's hairstyling this week – 27th to 30th August, then every second week. Phone 443 1722 for an appointment.

SUMMER JOB IRRIGATING. K-line irrigating on Criffel Station, 35 - 40 hours per week. Could suit job share between two. Phone 0274 733 146.

WORK BOOTS - GUSSET STEEL CAP NZ made. Sizes 8 - 11. Quality leather. Not 6 month throw-aways. Come on guys, support your country. The Cobbler, Pembroke Mall.

CENTRE OF TOWN OFFICE OR RETAIL SPACE TO LEASE. Short or long term. $70 per week. Call 0221 572 180 to enquire.

TOYOTA ESTIMA 2000 FOR SALE. 202,000km, 8 seater, sliding doors both sides. $6500 ono. Phone 021 915 573.

RIPPON FESTIVAL - Saturday February 1st 2014! Tickets on sale 4th September for the best day of the summer! Come celebrate a decade of fine Kiwi tunage with us at the world's most scenic music festival! Featuring The Phoenix Foundation, Electric Wire Hustle, Fat Freddy's Drop and many more. Tickets available at Gusto, i-Site and Ticketek. Visit ripponfestival.co.nz for full line-up and information.

SNOW FARM FUN WINTER TRIATHLON this Saturday offering a Mini 1.2.1 & 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 for more information. Register now or on the day.

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.

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.

WOOL INSULATION - "WHY WOULDN'T YOU?" Building your new home; get it right from the start. Talk to Shear Comfort 0210 629 212. 

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

SAILZ LAKE HAWEA RESTAURANT AND BAR. The little restaurant with the big reputation. Evening meals include steak and fish from $20. Top of the hill value for money.

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

PURCHASE YOUR FATHERS DAY GIFTS from the Hospice Shop. Lots of goodies. 72 Ballantyne Road. Open Tues to Friday 12pm to 4pm, Saturday 10am to 2pm.

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

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

WANT TO LEARN TO HULAHOOP? 6 week beginners' workshop starting Sept 10th, 6.30pm at the Hawea Community Centre. Combine tricks, fitness and dance. Email Jo fantailhoops9382@gmail.com for more info.

FROM PLANTATION ROAD TO PAMPLONA, Spain. The Messenger is available in Pamplona on-line at www.mymessenger.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.

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

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

LANDSCAPE SCULPTURE - Ernie Maluschnig and Adam David. Workshop, Metalworks Wanaka, 54 Ballantyne Rd. www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz Ph 443 1760.

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.

WANAKLEAN DOG - GROOMING, clipping and bathing. Call Emily on 0275 110 212 to make an appointment.

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

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.

LIVE MUSIC AT THE BULLOCK BAR – This Friday night 31st we have Tony Kerr then on Saturday the 30th we have the Hardyards.

DADS DAY ON SUNDAY - Hamills has you covered. Vouchers available. Helwick Street. Ph 443 8094.

AMS WANAKA WILL BE CLOSED FROM 5th to 10th September. We apologise for any inconvenience.

CHESTNUT SEASON IS CLOSING - last chance to munch our hot nuts this Thursday at the Wanaka Farmers Market or Saturday opposite Kai 2.30-5.30pm. Thanks for all the support Wanaka, it's been amazenuts. See you again next winter.

WEST COAST COTTAGE 1/4 SHARE AVAILABLE. 18km South of Haast. Great location for hunting, fly fishing, whitebaiting. Please contact Craig 443 8446 info@hatchfishing.co.nz

JEN SHELTON MUSIC STUDENTS PERFORMING at Federal Diner this Sunday. Tapas available from 6pm. Still a couple of tables left if you would like to book 443 5152. Amazing local talent. Come support. 47 Helwick St.

CHAPTER 5 LAST DAYS OF SALE with nothing over $100 including Kacper boots men and women! Be in quick. Making room for our new season stock, which is colourful, stylish style for everyone. See you in Pembroke Mall.

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.

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

FOR RENT: One 1 bedroom and one 2 bedroom house in Lake Hawea. Warm and sunny, private carport and garages included. Long term preferred. Ph 0272 015 058 to arrange a viewing.

LAKE BAR PROPRIETORS PETER & VICKI BYRNE 03 443 2920. Lunch, dinner and all day snack menu. Enjoy the best views with Monteiths and Speights on Tap, Friday Cocktails and SKY Sports. Children's Corner with DVD's and free kiddies entertainment packs.

HABITAT RESTORATION PLANTING with Te Kakano and Ridgeline Adventures at Glendhu Bay, this Sat Aug 31. Meet 10am at Mt Aspiring viewpoint car park before the Glendhu Bay Holiday Park. Tools provided and morning tea generously sponsored by Hammer & Nail Café. To join us, ring Andrew 021 342 187.

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.

SUSHI-COURSE STARTS IN JAPANESE COOKING CLASS! 3-course module sessions in September - basic, October - Nigiri, November - party versions. Let's learn all about Sushi! $135/course including full lunch/dinner in each session or $50/session. All Sushi-lovers welcome! More info: Japanese.cuisine.wanaka@gmail.com or 443 1232, Yumi.

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

HAPPY FATHERS DAY TO ALL DADS from Pembroke Putt Minigolf. Kids bring your dad to play this Sunday and he can play at child's prices, bring your dad's dad and we will let him play for just $5.

CREEK CAFE WINTER WARM-UPS every Friday. Live music happy hours 5.30 - 6.30pm and then 9 - 10pm. $4 pints, $5 house wine, $5 Guinness pints. Come for some platters, tapas and music. Music starts 6.30pm. Fire roaring all night.

QUANTUM HEALING and holistic lifestyle adaptation now available in Wanaka. For appointments phone 0223 265 019 or visit holisticChangeagent.com for further details.

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.

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

CHEF REQUIRED FOR FRANCESCA'S ITALIAN KITCHEN. Experienced professional person. Drop in your CV or contact James Stapley on 0210 760 479.

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

HOT OFF THE PRESS FROM WORLD TRAVELLER'S WANAKA, return airfares in 2014 to London from $2196.00 including free transfers to and from Queenstown. Special conditions apply. Phone 443 7414 now.

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

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

EQUINE TOUCH CAN HELP your horse physically, mentally, and emotionally. Releasing energy blocks in the body. Consists of a series of vibrational moves over the horse's body, working through the intelligence network, the fascia. For more info phone Kirstin 0272 298 960.

2 BEDROOM RURAL COTTAGE (OR SIMILAR) required urgently for professional couple with well-behaved dogs (2). Local references available. Call John on 0278 565 005 or 443 6708.

THE SPICE ROOM FATHERS DAY 1st September special. $20 feast the whole night for any local father. Dine in or take away.

FREE WINE! A Glass of Central Otago Pinot Noir - with every main steak meal. Reserve Grade NZ beef only at The Bullock Bar Grill.

INTRO LATIN DANCE CLASSES - Come join Hannah and Yaeh for cha cha, salsa, rumba, jive, samba and bachata. No experience or partner required. $10 per class or 3 for $25, Tuesdays at 7:30-8:30pm at the Presbyterian Community Hall, Tenby Street. Come have fun and learn basic Latin dance steps! For more info contact, Yaeh 0210 2795 639.

CURTAINS FOR SALE, BLACK-OUT LINING. Roman Blinds and drapes. Near new. Also, light fittings. Must go by 2 Sept. Please call 0211 236 239 for more details.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN - FRIDAY happy hour from 5.30pm until 6.30. Go in the draw to win a bar tab. Free bar snacks. Ace of Spades Jackpot is up to $200. Only one card left. If your number gets drawn, you get to turn the Ace and you win $200 cash. Pokies! Courtesy coach ph 443 4545.

IS SASANOKI'S POWDER DAY coming again? Bruno wants one please. Ph 443 6474.

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

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

PAMPLONA IS LOCATED IN THE MIDDLE OF Navarre in a rounded valley, known as the Basin of Pamplona, which links the mountainous North with the Ebro valley. Its central position at this natural crossroads has served as a commercial link between the very different areas of Navarre. The Messenger is available in Pamplona on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

FREE ELECTRIC BEANIE with any 2014 Electric Goggle purchase at Base now!

THIS FRIDAY AT OPIUM IS DJ CHRIS J plus a special guest! (DnB, Breaks, Electro, Trap) $5 all drinks all night and free entry!

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

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

8 FOOT SATIVIA. "THE SHADOW MASTERS" album release tour, live in Wanaka at Opium September 25th. Tickets available www.eventfinder.co.nz

"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!

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

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.

SUPPORT COMMUNITY NETWORKS WANAKA. What are you waiting for? "Have a Heart" appeal ends September 6th. To donate please go to www.communitynetworks.co.nz or phone 443 7799.

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.

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

LIVE LOCAL MUSIC THIS Friday and Saturday at Hondy's from 7 pm. Ph 443 5200 for our courtesy coach.

FOR SALE: GOLDAIR stainless steel kettle $20. Kids Furby $30. Phone or text 0221 308 801.

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.

COOK/CHEF WANTED AT TANGOS CAFÉ. Apply to: alnval@clear.net.nz or phone 0274 548 705.

OLIVES GROWN AND CURED in Wanaka by Kitchen Window Catering. Available at the Wanaka Farmers Market. Thursday 4pm, Spencer Mall.

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

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

AWARD WINNING STEWART ISLAND SMOKED SALMON will be at the Wanaka Farmers Market this Thursday from 4pm in Spencer House Mall.

2004 HONDA QUAD BIKE 420FM incl Small Tipping Trailer, very tidy condition, carry-all box, ideal for whitebait season, new replacement cost over $13k, sell $5,500. Ph 021 689 533.

FRESHLY BATTERED GURNARD only $5.50 a piece this week at Hondy's. Ph 443 5200 for pre-order.

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.

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

FOR SWITCHED ON ELECTRICAL SERVICE phone Tony Wellman Electrical 0274 382 352.       

COMMERCIAL CLEANER NEEDED - Looking for a commercial cleaner to work weekends in a busy restaurant. Maximum 12 hours a week. All enquiries please call 0274 436 811. Thank you.

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

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.

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.

1 FREE PERONI FOR DAD! Father's Day lunch at Francesca's Italian Kitchen. Bookings essential. Call 03 443 5599 to make a reservation. Lunch 12-3pm.

VAN FOR SALE. TOYOTA HIACE, full time 4WD, 280,000km, white. WOF, 9 months rego. 9000 road user km left. $8000. Phone 021 364 677.

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

DRIVER WITH P ENDORSEMENT AVAILABLE. Experienced mountain driver, ex-Chch now permanent in Wanaka, for ski shuttle, wine tours, etc. Phone Don 0293 898 197.

CALLING ALL BODY PAINTERS - if you are a fantastic body painter with experience, we need your help! Please call Dannii on 0211 521 344.

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.

WEEKNIGHTS AT OPIUM THIS WEEK. We have Aloha Or Die on Tuesday, Ben Hammond (USA) live acoustic set on Wednesday, Robbie on Thursday and open Mic night on Sunday. $5 drinks all week!