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25 September 2013



FULL SUSPENSION MTN BIKE FOR SALE. 2011 Cannondale RZ One Twenty 3. Size Medium. Never used. $2500. Ph. 443 8557.

WANAKA WELLNESS RETAIL: Exclusive products only available at WW. Endura Sports Nutrition, Ionza water systems, Vitapurity etc. Elusive product? Ask us. www.wanakawellness.co.nz Phone 443 4668. 24 Dungarvon Street.

PRIVATE SALE sunny 2 bedroom house for sale in Luggate. Very affordable. See Trade Me listing #636442412. Call 0276 632 850 to arrange a time to view.

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.

ROOMS TO RENT: Sunny warm house in Kings Drive. $120 p/w plus expenses. Text or phone 0221 506 671.

WANAKA BOARDING KENNELS AND CATTERY would like to remind customers to book early for Xmas. We know it's only September! However, we are always popular with "out of town" pet owners therefore spaces are filling up and we would like to support local customers first. Phone 0274 314 023. wanakakennels@gmail.com

GILLESPIE - RABBIT PASS TRAVERSE - first spring Wild Walks trip scheduled for challenging 8 day adventure in Mt Aspiring Nat Park. Light packs, good food, small group, beech forest, glaciers, waterfalls, stunning mountain views. Explore a wild part of your backyard with us! 7-14 Dec. Check out www.aspiringguides.com or visit us upstairs, 99 Ardmore St, Wanaka. Ph 443 9422. 

SPRING TIME GARDEN MAINTENANCE. Does your greenhouse, vege, garden, lawn, edges or paths need TLC? Reasonable rates. Ray Millar 0274 435 337 or 443 5337.

FURNISHED ROOM: ALBERT TOWN. Welcome quiet living, non-smoking single. $140/wk, power extra. Own bathroom, I/N. Ph Maryann 443 6463, 0211 101 160.

QUEEN BED WANTED IN EXCELLENT CONDITION, for the spare bedroom. Please phone 0274 432 263 443 1729. Thanks.

OUR PROFESSIONAL ROAMERS will pick up your unwanted quality items, sell them on your behalf (on Trade Me) and then they will pay you (without all the hard work!!). Start spring cleaning now and see what goodies you can turn into cash. Email iroam4u@outlook.co.nz or call 0273 236 974 to book a roamer and discuss details.

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.

WANAKA WINE CONVIVIUM NIGHT at Federal Diner on Thursday 3rd October. Come be transported to New Orleans with creole cooking, wine, beer and music to match. Tickets are $70 and include 4 course meal and matching wine. Come into Federal diner to book.

COCKTAIL HOUR AT GIN AND Raspberry 5-6pm every day. $5 wine, cider and tap beer, $8 Gin and raspberry. Live music from 5.30 every day!

TRUST JUDE BATTSON. Too right you can. Turn up to candidates evenings and ask questions or phone me 443 1602.

FOH MANAGER'S POSITION at AmiGos Mexican Grill. Looking for an experienced Duty Manager who's keen to move up the ladder. Permanent full time salaried position. Email CV in confidence to info@amigoscafe.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. Open 11am - 5pm. Closed Mondays. Phone 443 1707.

HOT YOGA - Locals Intro $35 for one week pass at hotyogafusion.co.nz Spencer House Mall, Dunmore Street. ph/text 022HOTYOGA.

LIVE MUSIC AT FEDERAL DINER: Amiria Grenell with guests this Friday at 8pm. We will be staying open right through, come early for pre-concert drinks and food. Should be a great night. Tickets are $10 on the door.

BIG, SUNNY ROOM AVAILABLE in 3 bdrm house. Sunny deck, BBQ, must like dogs. $140/week plus bills. Hunter Cres area. Call Juli 0211 690 541.

MASSAGE WITH "MAGIC HANDS", Jason Clarke, provider to High Performance Sport 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.

FLATMATE $80 P/W. Double bed, own balcony, near river, pub and shop in old Albert Town. Non-smokers. Phone 0273 214 952.

ASPIRING ACUPUNCTURE. Did you know acupuncture treats all of you? Musculo-skeletal pain - injury or chronic, (registered ACC practitioner), period, menopausal, hay fever, digestive, anxiety - and more, without having to take lots of pills. www.aspiringacupuncture.co.nz. Ph Jos 443 6242. 

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.

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.

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

SPECIALS ON RETAIL PRODUCTS! Come see us at Alice, 123 Ardmore Street.

THIS SATURDAY AT OPIUM is DJ L.T. playin' DnB, Ghetto Funk and Breaks, get in!

FROM TREVATHAN LANE TO TIPPERARY, IRELAND. The Messenger is available in Tipperary on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

WORDPRESS WHIZZ WANTED. To help develop a new WordPress website incorporating PayPal. Please contact Jeremy for more information 0210 2793 681.

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

VOTE ROSS MCROBIE FOR THE Wanaka Community Board to "Make a Difference!". Call me to discuss any issues before you decide to vote, on 0274 329 892.

FRESH DANISHES AT The Hammer & Nail, Bakery & Café, 3 Cliff Wilson Street (opposite Mitre 10).

ARTISANS CO-OP CLOSING 11/10. Come for a last chance to get our work in the shop, you will be able to find us at the Sunday market this summer or on the internet. Thank you.

PINOT THYME WINE TOURS bookings 03 445 4999 or look for deals on bookme.co.nz

HABITAT RESTORATION PLANTING with Te Kakano this Saturday, Sep 28, 10am by Stoney Creek bridge at Roys Bay West. Plants and materials generously sponsored by NAB Community Grants. Tools and morning tea provided. Come lend a hand! Contact Andrew 021 342 187.

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

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. If your number gets drawn, you get to turn the Ace and you win $200. Pokies!! Courtesy coach ph 443 4545.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN - FREE dessert with every kid's meal ordered from now until the end of the month.

VOTE JOHN CHAMBERS FOR SOUTHERN DISTRICT HEALTH BOARD, supported by Jane Nimmo.

CREEK CAFE BAR ARE LOOKING FOR an experienced chef for mainly evening/weekend work and a few days. Please call Stacy or Selena. Phone 443 6262 or 0210 440 878.

CUSTOM MAHOGONY WOOD massage table with burgundy corduroy bed, handmade in Christchurch with travel case. Comfortable, rugged and good condition. $150 firm. Phone 0221 597 846.

YOGA/MEDITATION: Hawea Flat School, Thursdays 6:30-8pm. $10 Robyn 0276 448 005. Come along stretch then relax. Great for the body & mind.

WANAKA ORGANICS HAS RE-OPENED the Farm Gate Shop! Check out our organic eggs at Glendhu Bay just past Motutapu Road.

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

EXPERIENCED, SUPER FRIENDLY BABYSITTER AVAILABLE. Full of smiles and a bag of tricks. Give Debs a shout anytime, 0210 2889 320.

DON'T DELAY - VOTE TODAY. Two ticks for Bryan Lloyd for QLDC and WCB.

IT'S OUR 16TH BIRTHDAY AT METALWORKS Wanaka. For 16 years a workshop designing and manufacturing bespoke metalwork at 54 Ballantyne Rd. To thank you - we are taking 50% off all stock on Friday 27th, 8.30 - 5pm. Ph 443 1760. www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz

WANTED TO RENT - Local professional couple, willing to pay the extra for long term accommodation. Would prefer furnished, but not essential. Phone Peter 021 847 547.

EASY GOING FLATMATE WANTED (preferably male), to live with me (female). Must be employed. $130 p/w. Call/text 0212 328 541.

TIME TO LEARN AND IMPROVE YOUR TENNIS! Spring tennis coaching programmes start October 14th for adults and kids. Or start earlier with our holiday tennis camp Oct 7th - 11th! Check it all out and sign up at www.aspiringtennis.com, or email aspiringtennis@yahoo.co.nz or call Kirstie on 0212 313 554 for more info.

IS IT A GOOD IDEA for sports club volunteers to have First Aid qualifications? We think so. Join the Upper Clutha Sports Community's course on Sunday 13th October. For details contact Bronwyn 443 5576 or Diana 443 8824.

HEALTH FACT: C0Q10 IS SEVERELY depleted with Statin drugs and C0Q10 is an important and necessary nutrient for the heart. View 'Statin Nation' documentary at www.holistic-healthcare.co.nz and click on Documentaries. Holistic Healthcare for health diagnosis and natural solutions. Phone 443 5991. At Wanaka Wellness Centre.

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON: Debbie, Michelle and Natalie - all senior stylists. Stockists of De Lorenzo and Angel products. 1/12 Frederick Street. Phone 443 5898.

LAKE HAWEA GUARDIANS now accepting nominations for 2013-2014. For information phone Mike on 443 6311 or Alison on 443 1044.

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.

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

NEW HAIRSTYLIST AT FLAIR Hair Design. We welcome European Stylist Nils Bormann to our team. Ph 443 7727.

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.

FULLY FURNISHED ROOM available from 6/10 in 4 bedroom house near Aspiring College & Pool on 26 Matai Road. $100 singles $130 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....

NEXT WEEK! THE ROTARY BOOK SALE opens on Friday October 4th at 10am, then Saturday and Sunday. Huge quantity of quality books, CDs, DVDs, puzzles and games - all at bargain prices. All proceeds go to local community projects.

STEP IT OUT! IS YOUR TEAM ENTERED in the Wanaka Upper Clutha Lions 'Walk for Wanaka Hospice'? Contact Barb at: bmackenzie5@yahoo.com.au

LAST TWO WEEKS TO GO SKIING. Base Ultimate Rentals can kit you out with the best gear. 12 Helwick St.

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.

SNOW SPORTS NZ ANNUAL AWARDS night Friday October 4th – come and celebrate the achievements in New Zealand snow sports. Adults $25, complimentary drink and canapés, cash bar. Junior National competitors come free with a paying adult and all other kids $15. Come along to see the best skiers and snowboarders in NZ receive their awards! Grab tickets online at www.snowsports.co.nz

ALICE SALON WELCOMES NICOLE back! We've missed her like mad. For bookings call 443 5678.

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.

KARUNA DAY SPA revitalise the inner and outer you. Massage, facial, brow and lash. Waxing, tanning and nail care. We know how to take care of you. Located in the CBD. Sensibly priced. Call free 0800 747 533 or Text 0226 152 231.

VOTE FOR WANAKA. Vote now, it only takes a tick. Rachel Brown for Wanaka Community Board.

HOUSE FULLY FURNISHED FROM LATE OCTOBER - 3 bedroom, warm, sunny, garage, great views, close to town. $380 pw. Phone 443 2526.

BUSINESS FOR SALE. Lawn mowing and property services. Excellent client base now franchised. Full quality equipment. Phone 443 1829 or 0211 702 737.

TIPPERARY WAS ONE OF THE FIRST Irish counties to be established. Its Irish name Tiobraid Arainn means "Well of Ara" a reference to the river which flows through the town of Tipperary. The Messenger is available in Tipperary on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

SHEEP MANURE FUNDRAISER FOR U13 UPPER CLUTHA RUGBY Trip to Australia, 2014. Planting your garden at Labour Weekend and need some excellent fertilizer? Bags - $5 delivered, available from 5 October. Payment due on delivery. Pre-order your bags by calling: Lee 0274 984 496 or 443 4353 (evenings); Moira 443 6707 (evenings).

SUZUKI GN250 - Economical motor bike. WOF and rego. $1650 ono. Year 1990. Phone 03 443 2384. Leave message on 0272 469 885.

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.

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

REMEMBER WHEN FOOD TASTED of something? Bring the memories to life at the Farmers Market, every Thursday 4pm Spencer House Mall.

LIVE MUSIC AT THE BULLOCK BAR – This Saturday 28th we have the 'Big Kitchen' after the rugby.

SWIMMING LESSONS AT HOME, in your own pool. Over 20+ years' experience. Please contact Kirsten 0273 337 636.

BAGUETTES THAT DON'T BEND. Others may say they bake them. We actually make them. Taste the difference at the Hammer & Nail, 3 Cliff Wilson Street (opposite Mitre 10).

WAITERING AND KITCHEN STAFF WANTED for summer. Must be honest and very reliable. Send your CV to capriccio@clear.net.nz

SOMETHING MASSIVE IS ABOUT to hit at Base 2 – Come in store this Thursday to find out the details. Huge deal, 10 days only.

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

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.

LEARN TO DRIVE with Nicky at Aspiring Drivers. Call/text 0210 607 310.

GARDEN TIDY-UP TIME? A "Really Good Gardener" could be what you need. Phone Andrew on 443 7738 or 0221 366 708.

PRESERVE YOUR PRECIOUS MEMORIES. We convert old video tapes or photos to DVD. Visit Tidy Design your video and file conversion specialists. 3 Helwick St, 443 4433.

PEDOMETERS! Have you got yours for the Wanaka Upper Clutha Lions 'Walk for Wanaka Hospice'? Enter your team by emailing: bmackenzie5@yahoo.com.au

TO LET: SELF CONTAINED fully furnished single bedroom flat. Phone 443 8904.

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

SOAK DAY SPA. Put a spring in your step. With a Soak pedicure to spring clean your toes and add the new spring collection of fun colours, from naturals to full on bling. It's all at Soak! Phone 443 4340 for your next pedicure!

UNIT TO RENT: 1 BEDROOM, furnished. $190 single, $250 double. Power and gas included. Mature tenant only. Phone 0210 625 745.

COMPUTER NOT RUNNING like it used to? No worries, call Your Computer Geek to get it back to its former glory. 0211 184 392.

SPRING SPECIAL – 20% OFF full tunes at Base Ultimate Workshop. Get a spring structure in your board and save $15. Drop gear at Base2.

FRIDGE FREEZER FOR SALE. Small chest freezer on top of fridge. Good order. Ideal second fridge. Phone 443 8568.

CHEF REQUIRED FOR: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday 7.30am - 4pm at Florence's Foodstore and Cafe. Must be experienced in all areas of the kitchen. Prefer long term residents. Please send application to: info@florencesfoodstore.co.nz

COFFEE SO SIC, YOU'LL NEED to see a doctor! Coffee Cure at Wanaka Lakes Health Centre. Yummy food, delicious coffee.

"BRING IT ON" - ASPIRING ATHLETES challenge local businesses, families, competition runners and different sports teams to join our Summer Run Series starting on 16th October 6pm Pembroke Park. Middle distances; individual and teams events. More details next week.

FIVEEACH SPRING RANGE is walking out the door at Base. Come check it out.

IF YOU CAN'T MAKE IT to our 50% off everything day, this Friday 27th, you will miss out!! www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz We are celebrating 16 years of bespoke metalworking workshop. 54 Ballantyne Rd. Ph 443 1760.

ALOHA OR DIE PLAYING at Creek Cafe this Friday from 7.00pm. Playing chilled acoustic beats. Happy hour 5.30 - 6.30pm and try our platters, little yums and main meals.

RUN/ATHLETICS GROUP Wednesdays 6pm starting October 2nd. Technique, speed, strength and core/range work starting gently and periodising in intensity to Challenge Wanaka. We now have a Development Group and a Sr Group.  For more information: valburke@xtra.co.nz

CHEAP, MAYBE EVEN FREE OFFICE/RETAIL OR DISPLAY SPACE in the centre of town. 20sqm of your own space. Short or long term. Perfect for a start-up or existing business looking to save dollars. Call 0221 572 180 to enquire.

TIME FOR A CHANGE! Calum MacLeod and Liz Breslin for Council.

WOODEN SHED or walk-in wooden chicken house in reasonable condition wanted to buy. Will collect. Call or text 021 734 225.

FREE SCRAP METAL RECYCLING at Wanaka Wastebusters – includes anything made from metal or with a motor eg vacuum cleaners, oil heaters. Bring them down to Pete in the yard.

SASANOKI'S JAPANESE OF THE WEEK: "omedeto" (oh-may-day-tow) meaning "Congratulations"! We are eagerly waiting to say it aloud for Team New Zealand on America's Cup. When is it coming?

LAKE BAR 155 ARDMORE ST FOR ALL BLACK RUGBY. Live this Sunday Morning - grab a group to enjoy brunch, lake views and our Sunday Special of $20 Sirloin and Corona. Book your Xmas Function or Special Event with us now. Daily menu specials with Monteiths & Speights on tap. Kids TV area. Phone Peter on 03 443 2920.

EXPERIENCE MAGNIFICENT EUROPE with Trafalgar Guided Holidays. 15% off selected holidays exclusive to Flight Centre. Contact us now! wanaka@flightcentre.co.nz or 03 443 4101.

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.

STORAGE REQUIRED – 70 - 100m2 near Wanaka – must be dry and secure. Call 0210 2429 278. 

PORTABLE SPA FOR SALE. Runs well, four jets with bubbles and a thermostat plus cover. Not sure of age but Hotspring Hotspot is a quality brand. Must pick-up, though I can help. $1500 ono. Phone 0211 270 136.

WELLNESS IS OUR NATURAL STATE: get to the heart of the matter with Nub WellBeing. Txt/ph Libby 0211 731 350.

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: Infrared outdoor heater, punching bag, bike travel bag, ripstick, paper jam toy drum, pink ski helmet, 100+ render bricks, beginner windsurfer, MAC school kilt. All in good condition or new. Make an offer. Ph 443 6640 or 0272 429 622.

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

HELP CHILDREN CROSS ANDERSON RD or lead a Mount Iron walking "bus" mornings or afternoons. It's fun, simple and makes a huge difference in children's lives. Safety induction given. Ph Kirsty 443 8609 or 0272 005 111.

4 METRE WIDE ROLLER DOOR $750 ono. For inspection Spencer House Mall, Dunmore St, Wanaka. Ph Harry 0274 311 550.

8 FOOT SATIVA ARE LIVE at Opium this Wednesday 25th (Metal/Rock) as part of their Shadowmasters Album Release Tour. Tickets at www.eventfinder.co.nz, don't miss out. Doors at 7pm and still $5 drinks all night! 

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

LARGE KITCHEN SECOND HAND RIMU. Can be viewed installed. Any interest? Phone 03 443 7346.

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

AVAILABLE FOR RENT! 3 bedroom, 3 storey and 3 bathroom modern fully furnished apartment on Plantation Road. Mid-October 2013 to mid-June 2014. $450 p/w includes internet and Sky. Call Natalie on 0210 8382 050.

YOU'RE NOT TOO LATE TO ENTER Wanaka Arts Society's Labour Weekend Art Exhibition! Entries close 10th October. Details and entry forms available on - www.wanakartsociety.co.nz or from Wanaka Library.

FOR SALE OR LONG TERM RENTAL: 20ft insulated container. MDF floor. Phone 0274 507 616.

PILATES, CORE CIRCUIT AND SWISS BALL CLASSES: new 6 week round starting 30 September. Bookings essential, phone Central Lakes Physio 443 1711.

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.

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.

SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAMME - Spaces available for fun activities including movies, outback explorer challenge, super hero day. Book online. www.communitynetworks.co.nz

NO TIME FOR A CHRISTMAS staff party? Delay the celebrations and bring your staff to Rippon Festival - 1st Feb 2014! Group discounts available, email enquiry@ripponfestival.co.nz

BATHROOM RENOVATIONS OR NEW builds - come and see us for showers, vanities, toilets and tapware - Placemakers in Ballantyne Road.

7 DAY DETOX RETREAT 25 Oct - 1 Nov: Juice fasting, colon cleansing, yoga and healing. Take your cleanse to a deeper level. Residential and non-residential options. For more info check out www.alignedtolife.com or call Christine 0276 936 300.

THE LANDING RESTAURANT & Bar has mains from $22.50. Plus $6 happy hour house wines from 5-6pm.

CLINICAL HYPNOTHERAPY – What would you like to change? Lose weight – stop smoking – overcome stress or fear – be more confident, relaxed, motivated or happier? I can help you! Phone Vicky 0273 290 364 www.lifeunlimitedhypnotherapy.com

KIP MCGRATH IS ENROLLING now for the NCEA exam prep course. 7 - 11th October. Students come every day for an hour per subject to get prepared for external examinations. Call Nikki 443 1547 to book your place.

LIZ BRESLIN FOR COUNCIL. A careful listener, an engaging speaker, a thorough researcher. Let me be your voice.

BULLOCK BAR WEDNESDAY night Quiz. Free to enter from 7.30pm with George and Rusty.

SHOES - NEW SUMMER FASHION shoes in stock. Winter shoes and boots half price. Sale table from $40 at Shoes Unlimited, 80b Ardmore Street. www.shoesunlimited.co.nz

CRICKET PRACTICES FOR SENIOR reserve and senior starts Tuesday 17th September, 5.15pm at Pembroke Park. Year 11 students and older most welcome. Mike O'Connor ph 021 499 642.

FOR SALE: F&P WASHING MACHINE $100, Simpson Dryer $100. Couches: 2 & 3 seater, fawn $600. Rimu kitchen table and 4 chairs $300. Rimu Hallway table $150. Queen bed $100. Rimu King bed $250. Homework desk $50. Rimu tallboy $100. All negotiable. Phone 0279 660 540.

CHOP SHOP WINTER SALE 20% - 30 % off winter stock. Incl beanies, knitwear, hoodys and jackets. Shop 3, Pembroke Mall.

FLORIST LOOKING FOR FULL TIME/part time work. Ten years' experience specialising in weddings and funeral tributes. Call 0210 2692 021.

IT'S THE DNB VS HIPHOP end of winter party this Friday at Opium with DJs Stymie and Opium DJs! Still $5 drinks all night and we are selling $1 raffle tickets up at the bar for your chance to win tickets for the V.I.P. area, which means free drinks while you party, yeeow!!

TRÈS BON - SPECIAL CARDRONA LAMB SPIT ROAST Sunday 29th September. Meat carved straight onto your plate, sides of potato gratin Dauphinois and seasonal vegetables. Live music. 24 wines by the glass. Pétanque. Starting at 1pm with delicious spreads from Provence. Book now. Bistro Gentil. Phone 03 443 2299. www.bistrogentil.co.nz

JUDE BATTSON THANKS the supporters who voted me in last term. I love the job and have worked hard for up to 32 hours per week for you. I am armed with knowledge and updated skills and look forward to serving you again.

AVAILABLE TO RENT NOW 4/5 bedroom unfurnished two storey family home close to heart of Wanaka with very large garage and workshop - in beautiful private garden with Bullock Creek flowing through. 3-6 months rental preferred, but longer term ok to good tenants. $495 per week. Ph 0211 537 097.

GARAGE SALE OF THE YEAR! Moving overseas. Everything in mint condition. Chef's kitchen. Baby/toddler stuff. Inside/Outside Household furniture. Clothes. All going. 8am Sunday 29th Sept. 12 Anderson Rd, 443 9068.

GALLERY33. EXHIBITION final week: Louise Greig – The Cassandra Complex. 6th -27th September. See our website for full details. www.gallery33.co.nz 

RUGBY BREAKFASTS - All Blacks vs Argentina kick off at 11am this Sunday – Bullock Bar – Bacon 'n eggs $10.

OMNISHAMBLES – Oxford Dictionary Word of the Year 2012 – Noun meaning - "A situation that has been comprehensively mismanaged characterised by a string of blunders and miscalculations." - Vote Calum MacLeod for Council - See page 15 in this week's Messenger.

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON - Debbie and Michelle will be away, so Sharalee is coming to play 24th and 25th October. 1/12 Frederick Street. Phone 443 5898.

WIN A PAIR OF GORGEOUS earrings valued at $109.00. When you come into Orbis to view our beautiful new range from "Clara" we will put you in the draw! To be drawn October 18. Don't miss out! It's "me time" at Orbis.

PSYCHIC MEDIUM with over 25 years' experience. Private phone or personal readings. Ph/txt Miriana 0275 023 764.

BALANCE IS A PROCESS OF constant readjustment. Let Nub WellBeing help you get back into balance, holistically. Txt/ph Libby 0211 731 350.

FOR SALE: LOUNGE SUITE - 3 seater couch and 2 chairs. Couch pulls out to a double bed. Ph 443 8350.

OFFICE HOUR AT GIN AND RASPBERRY! Friday evenings from 6pm we will be giving away a bottle of wine or a round of beers to a group in the bar. Just get your details to one of our staff on Friday to go into the draw! 

NEW PRANA SUMMER STOCK in-store at MTOutdoors. Not just a climbing brand anymore. Iconically amazing outdoor clothing. Get it quick!

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.

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON. Only 13 weeks until Christmas! Phone 443 5898.

JUDE BATTSON keeps what real? Answer = everything, including the decision making for the past 3 years for all sectors of the Wanaka Ward community. I keep community aspirations in mind.

ROOM FOR RENT: Looking for long term rental? Starting end of September. Fully furnished, everything provided. WiFi. Would suit professional person, non-smoker, no pets. Phone 0274 541 746.

ARE YOU A MUSICIAN/BAND wanting space to practice? Opium is offering our space to come and practice and use the gear for free as an end of winter thank you to all our awesome Wanaka family! Available 5pm - 9pm Tuesday - Sunday, pop into the bar to book a space or solo musicians just come have a jam!

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

SHEEP MANURE FUNDRAISER FOR U13 UPPER CLUTHA RUGBY Trip to Australia, 2014. Planting your garden at Labour Weekend and need some excellent fertilizer? Bags - $5 delivered, available from 5 October. Payment due on delivery. Pre-order your bags by calling: Lee 0274 984 496 or 443 4353 (evenings); Moira 443 6707 (evenings).

THE BEST FRUIT AND VEGETABLES in Wanaka are found at the Wanaka Farmers Market every Thursday from 4pm Spencer House Mall.

COMPUTER NOT RUNNING like it used to? No worries, call Your Computer Geek to get it back to its former glory. 0211 184 392.

THE LANDING RESTAURANT & Bar has 4 bottle Heineken buckets for $17 over happy hour, 5-6pm.  

WANAKA TENNIS - Wednesday evening mixed doubles competition. Starts Wednesday October 16th. Get a team of 2 men, 2 ladies and 2 subs together for 6 weeks of good fun tennis and a lovely social meal at the Club to follow. Pick up entry forms from the Tennis Club. $90 per team, payable before the competition starts. Teams in by first week in October. More details ring/text Rhian Nicholl 0276 164 663 or 443 9118.

FULLY FURNISHED ROOM available from 6/10 in 4 bedroom house near Aspiring College & Pool on 26 Matai Road. $100 singles $130 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....

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.

HAWEA PHYSIOTHERAPY AND PILATES. New spring timetable for Pilates classes, mornings, afternoons and evenings daily. Call Sandy on 443 7113 or 0212 451 904 for more details. Physiotherapy sessions private or ACC for sports and work injuries, therapeutic massage and women's health, located in Hawea Flat. www.haweaphysiotherapy.co.nz

2 MALE GUINEA PIGS WANTED (and cage). Phone Ted 0212 706 666.

MOPS CLEANING SERVICES - Your local team. Rentals, offices, residentials, builders cleans. Now able to take work in Hawea. For a friendly professional service call 0210 691 988 or 746 8111.

PRESERVE YOUR PRECIOUS MEMORIES. We convert old video tapes or photos to DVD. Visit Tidy Design your video and file conversion specialists. 3 Helwick St, 443 4433.

SOAK DAY SPA. Put a spring in your step. With a Soak pedicure to spring clean your toes and add the new spring collection of fun colours, from naturals to full on bling. It's all at Soak! Phone 443 4340 for your next pedicure!

THE LANDING RESTAURANT & Bar menu has something special coming!! Don't worry we will keep you posted.

NUB WELLBEING FOR DEEP RELAXATION, de-stressing, energy re-balancing, recharging, your healing boosted, reconnection with your inner self. Txt/ph Libby, 0211 731 350.

HAWEA PICNIC RACE CLUB AGM 2nd October 7.30 at Sailz Lake Hawea.

ROOM FOR RENT: $130 PER WEEK, with local professional flatmates. Utilities and internet included. Available 7th October. Phone 021 556 355.

WANAKA WELLNESS CENTRE. Professional integrated approach to natural health. Massage, acupuncture, physiotherapy, naturopathy, natural beauty therapy, yoga, medical herbalist, Bowen, homeopathy, reflexology, cranio sacral therapy, NLP, hypnotherapy, counselling, meditation, weightloss, detoxification, far infrared sauna, Studio hire and exclusive retail health products. For full practitioner details visit www.wanakawellness.co.nz. Phone 443 4668. 24 Dungarvon Street.

8 FOOT SATIVA ARE LIVE at Opium this Wednesday 25th (Metal/Rock) as part of their Shadowmasters Album Release Tour. Tickets at www.eventfinder.co.nz, don't miss out. Doors at 7pm and still $5 drinks all night! 

BATHHURST – GET READY Bullock Bar are doing a free spit roast on Sunday 13th for Bathurst and great prizes to be won, so bring your pride and joy (the car, oh and the missus!) to the Bully and show it off! Bathurst live and loud.

MOVING ON? WANAKA WASTEBUSTERS will pick up donated goods for free, just give us a call on 443 8606 and help us help our community and the environment. Resalable condition only please, as we have to pay to throw things away.

CHOCOLATT HAIR STYLISTS are now working their summer hours Monday - Saturday. Phone now to secure your Saturday appointments 03 443 5522. We look forward to hearing from you!

TOYOTA SURF SSRX 1995 for sale. Trade Me ref #641514093. $7000. Call 0212 279 898.

CREEK CAFE BAR ARE LOOKING FOR an experienced chef for mainly evening/weekend work and a few days. Please call Stacy or Selena. Phone 443 6262 or 0210 440 878.

COULD YOU OR YOUR VOLUNTEERS benefit from a First Aid Course? The Upper Clutha Sports Community has organised one for Sunday 13th October. For details contact Bronwyn 443 5576 or Diana 443 8824.

BULLOCK BAR WEDNESDAY night Quiz. Free to enter from 7.30pm with George and Rusty.

BUSINESS FOR SALE. Lawn mowing and property services. Excellent client base now franchised. Full quality equipment. Phone 443 1829 or 0211 702 737.

IF YOU VALUE YOUR TREES, YOU CAN TRUST TREE TAMERS! Local business since 2003, owner operated, council approved arborists. Great testimonials on our website. Free quote from Milo 03 443 6454 or www.treetamers.co.nz

CLEANER NEEDED FOR 1 BEDROOM HOLIDAY UNIT.  Approx. 1hr per clean. Casual days including weekends. 0210 2759 199 or 443 5300.

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

WANTED - HOME TO RENT FOR NEXT WINTER 2014. We are looking to secure a home for our family for next winter. 2+ bed, furnished with log burner and bath would be ideal. Email: sarahfecher@rocketmail.com 0210 2241 973.

THE TOWN OF TIPPERARY IS A civil parish in South Tipperary. Australian bushranger Ned Kelly's father, John, was from Tipperary and the song "It's a long way to Tipperary" was written by Englishmen Harry Williams and Jack Judge whose grandparents came from Tipperary. The Messenger is available in Tipperary on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

SPECIALS ON RETAIL PRODUCTS! Come see us at Alice, 123 Ardmore Street.

HALF PRICE WAXING AT REVIVE - Spring is here and it's time to get out the shorts, singlet tops, and even the togs! Have we got a deal for you, 50% off all waxing every Monday throughout October. Book now - call Revive 443 5112.

SHUTTERS AND BOXING FREE to a good home (or shed). Ph 021 342 187.

WANTED F.O.H. WITH STRONG BARISTA skills. Must have at least 2 yrs cafe experience. Call Lyn 0276 227 777 or 03 443 2040.

CONFUCIUS AND MYSTERIOUS D PLAYING DnB//Dubstep//Jungle with support from Loose Lewi this Saturday 28th at Mint Bar.

OMNISHAMBLES – Oxford Dictionary Word of the Year 2012 – Noun meaning - "A situation that has been comprehensively mismanaged characterised by a string of blunders and miscalculations." - Vote Calum MacLeod for Council - See page 15 in this week's Messenger.

MONS ROYALE WINTER 15-30% off at Base.

RESTORATION WORK. IN TOUCH MASSAGE. Making you feel better. Michele Cotter phone 443 6311.

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.

TO LET: SELF CONTAINED fully furnished single bedroom flat. Phone 443 8904.

TREBLE GLAZE IS HERE IN WANAKA. Make your home more comfortable and energy efficient with the unique 1+2 retrofit window insulation. That's right, affordable triple glazing is available now! Ask about our Spring special. Phone Phil Carter 0224 444 777. www.trebleglaze.co.nz

WANTED SHED/ WORKSHOP 100-200m2. Long term rental. Phone 0226 975 875.

LIVE MUSIC AT FEDERAL DINER: Amiria Grenell with guests this Friday at 8pm. We will be staying open right through, come early for pre-concert drinks and food. Should be a great night. Tickets are $10 on the door.

TIPPERARY IS THE ONLY COUNTY in Ireland to have two vehicle registration plate codes. TN is for Tipperary North and TS is for Tipperary South. The Messenger is available in Tipperary on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

KARRIMOR BACK PACKS. 25litre day packs to 85litre behemoths at never before seen prices. Special import only at MTOutdoors.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN – THE next karaoke night is on Friday the 4th October.

"TO GET THINGS DONE!", VOTE ROSS McRobie for the Wanaka Community Board. Call me to discuss any issues before you decide to vote, on 0274 329 892.

JAY SIMON RETURNS TO Gin and Raspberry! After an incredible first night with us we welcome him back for more! Friday 27th and Sunday 29th from 5.30pm. Don't miss out!

ASPIRING MASSAGE WANAKA. EST 2005. Trevor Bailey. Full time masseur (USA/NZ) since 1994. Deep tissue. Sport. Relaxation. Available 7 days by appointment. Phone 443 2993 or 0274 222 455. www.aspiringmassagewanaka.co.nz

CASUAL STAFF WANTED FOR MOBILE FOOD BUSINESS. Mostly weekend work, can be flexible. No experience needed, just ability to work efficiently and have fun. Call Kim 0274 962 664.

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

CHEF REQUIRED FOR: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday 7.30am - 4pm at Florence's Foodstore and Cafe. Must be experienced in all areas of the kitchen. Prefer long term residents. Please send application to: info@florencesfoodstore.co.nz

THIS SATURDAY AT OPIUM is DJ L.T. playin' DnB, Ghetto Funk and Breaks, get in!

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.

FLATMATE(S) WANTED for modern furnished home on Anderson Rd. Great outlook, spa pool, $140 single and $190 couple, queen rooms with power and WiFi included. 1st room available 6th October, 2nd room mid-October. Phone 443 2631, 0212 921 485.

LADIES NEW (AND NEWISH) TO WANAKA. Come and join us for lunch, to meet new friends, Friday 27th September. Contact Sue Saunders asap. Phone 443 7442. Looking forward to hearing from you!

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.

SPRING SEED SWAP AT Lake Wanaka Centre, Faulks Room. Friday 11th October 5.30 - 7.30pm. Koha/donation. All welcome. Bring seeds, plants or gold coins. A local food Wanaka event.

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

WAITERING AND KITCHEN STAFF WANTED for summer. Must be honest and very reliable. Send your CV to capriccio@clear.net.nz

PORTABLE SPA FOR SALE. Runs well, four jets with bubbles and a thermostat plus cover. Not sure of age but Hotspring Hotspot is a quality brand. Must pick-up, though I can help. $1500 ono. Phone 0211 270 136.

LANDSCAPING AND PAVING NEEDS - come and see us for all your requirements - Placemakers in Ballantyne Road.

NEXT WEEK! THE ROTARY BOOK SALE opens on Friday October 4th at 10am, then Saturday and Sunday. Huge quantity of quality books, CDs, DVDs, puzzles and games - all at bargain prices. All proceeds go to local community projects.

WIN A $10,000 SHOPPING SPREE with Base 2. Starts Friday. Come in store, to find out more.

HAVE A FUN SUNDAY! Book yourself a long lunch at Bistro Gentil. Special whole Cardrona lamb spit roast Sunday 29 September with live music and pétanque French bowls. Breads and spreads, melt-in-the mouth lamb, potato gratin Dauphinois and seasonal sides. Starts at 1pm. $40. Bookings 03 443 2299. Pictures at www.facebook.com/bistrogentil

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.

ALICE SALON IS CLOSED FOR renovations from Friday 18th October and reopening on Saturday 26th October. Looking forward to our new look.

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

SASANOKI'S JAPANESE OF THE WEEK: "zannen" (zahn-nenn) meaning "pity", "disappointing". Shame Sasanoki didn't close more often on powder day this winter. We will next year.

YOGA FOR JOINT HEALTH. It's Arthritis Awareness Week. We are keen to run another 6 week or ongoing course after the success of our first one. Please contact Wanaka Wellness for details and interest. Phone 443 4668. info@wanakawellness.co.nz 

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.

ST NINIANS CHURCH, HAWEA FLAT 75th Anniversary. Celebrating the church and people from early days. (Opened October 1938). Service at 2pm Sunday 29th September followed by afternoon tea. All welcome.

TWO TICKS FOR BRYAN LLOYD for Council/WCB - new thinking - positive results for Wanaka.

WE ARE CURRENTLY LOOKING FOR a warm and friendly experienced part-time licensed manager or couple, to run a small country pub located in the heart of Otago's beautiful historic town of Naseby. The bar is very much a country style pub that attracts both tourists and locals alike. It is a live-in position beginning on the 1st of November. This position would suit someone who enjoys a rural lifestyle and is able to work weekends and shifts. Give Roch a call on 021 972 303 for more information.

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

OFF WITH THE BEANIE!! Spring is here and it's time to take care of your hair. Let the team at Flair Hair Design work their magic. Ph 443 7727.

MINT BAR IS PROUD TO PRESENT Joint Forces - Confucius and Mysterious D DJing live this Saturday. Join us for a night of drum 'n bass, Dubstep and Jungle!

BAGUETTES THAT DON'T BEND. Others may say they bake them. We actually make them. Taste the difference at the Hammer & Nail, 3 Cliff Wilson Street (opposite Mitre 10).

FLORIST LOOKING FOR FULL TIME/part time work. Ten years' experience specialising in weddings and funeral tributes. Call 0210 2692 021.

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.

SHED FOR SALE: 1.8 x 2.6. Powered, plumbed, tub, toilet, shower and insulated. $3000 or $3800 with Califont water heater. Phone 021 963 050 or evenings 428 9380.

NEED A CLEANER? - Daily-Weekly-Fortnightly - Special event preparation, 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 or 0210 2224 341.

UPPER CLUTHA COMMUNITY ARTS COUNCIL AGM, Faulks Room, Lake Wanaka Centre, October 15th at 6.30pm. Contact Susan phone 443 7906.

FOR SALE FORD FAIRMONT 1994 4.0 litre. New radiator and battery. Runs great. $2,200. Ph 0274 431 725.

UNDER-BENCH WATER FILTER, never used, still in the box, Raymor filter for sale. Retails at $255, selling for $200. Contact Hannah 021 443 575.

FLAIR HAIR DESIGN. Now open Saturdays and late nights on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Ph 443 7727.

JUDE BATTSON IS ABOUT supporting the entire community. This includes economic enabling that brings business to town that in turn brings jobs to service a wide range of skills.  

ROOM TO RENT. FULLY FURNISHED room available in warm, new house on Kings Dr. Sky, WiFi, log fire, good views. Available now - mid December. Call 0212 279 898.

VOTING PAPERS ARE OUT NOW for your local elections. Your vote can make a difference. Vote! Vote! Vote!

NOW IS THE TIME TO VOTE. Make the effort to vote and you can get the right team on board. Rachel Brown for Wanaka Community Board.

WANTED TO BUY: Galvanised compost tumbler. Good condition. Please phone 443 7160.

THIS WEEK AT GIN AND RASPBERRY - Wednesday 5.30 - 6.30 guitarist Rob. Thursday 5.30-6.30 pianist Max. Friday 5.30 singer Jay Simon. Saturday 5.30 - 6.30 LochCeol. Sunday 5.30 singer Jay Simon. 

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.

ATTENTION LUGGATE COMMUNITY. Luggate residents are invited to a drop-in session this Thurs night 26th November, at the Luggate Community Hall to find out more about a proposed solar sludge drying facility which could potentially be built in the Luggate area. QLDC staff, Councillors and representatives from Fulton Hogan will be at the Luggate Community Hall from 7.45pm until about 9pm to talk through the proposal and answer questions. All Welcome.

MUSIC PRODUCTION STUDIO! Record and produce your favourite songs CD! Piano, percussion and voice coaching. Only $40/hour! Great local references available! Mr Keys 0221 597 846.

KIDS LEARN TO PLAY GOLF – Junior golf coaching starts 15th October, 3.30 - 4.30pm on Tuesdays. For kids aged between 8 and 16 yrs. For $55 receive 20 coaching sessions (equipment is provided if needed). Also included is an annual membership to the Wanaka Golf Club. Learn a new sport and values for life through the game of golf. Please register with Kim at the Wanaka Golf Club on 443 7888 or email manager@wanakagolf.co.nz

MORE DANCING IN WANAKADue to popular demand Ceroc Dance, the easiest partner dance to learn, is continuing classes in Wanaka on Thursdays: Beginners class 8.15pm, Presbyterian Hall, Tenby Street. First Timers September Offer: 5 classes for $50! (usually $15 per session). Contact Emma 021 566 013 or 03 441 3434. cerocsouthernlakes@gmail.com

WOODEN SHED or walk-in wooden chicken house in reasonable condition wanted to buy. Will collect. Call or text 021 734 225.

$$ EARN INSTANT CASH at The Walk In Wardrobe in Queenstown, Beech Tree Arcade, Shotover St when you bring us your pre loved clothing. This is a beautiful, unique pre loved fashion boutique offering an amazing selection of world-wide labels with an average price point of $26. We are looking for: Men's and ladies fashion, jewellery, snowboard gear, footwear and accessories, they must be in excellent condition. Check out www.thewalkinwardrobe.co.nz or like us on face book to see our latest promotions and offers.

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

YOU'RE NOT TOO LATE TO ENTER Wanaka Arts Society's Labour Weekend Art Exhibition! Entries close 10th October. Details and entry forms available on - www.wanakartsociety.co.nz or from Wanaka Library.

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

HOUSEPERSON REQUIRED: We would love you to join our team on Friday/Saturday. This is a permanent part time position with a good rate of pay. Please phone Lynley 443 8350.

SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL ORGANIC FARMER! Visit our Farm Gate Shop at Glendhu Bay for the best eggs in Otago.

ALICE SALON WELCOMES NICOLE back! We've missed her like mad. For bookings call 443 5678.

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.

TIME FOR A CHANGE! Calum MacLeod and Liz Breslin for Council.

ALOHA OR DIE PLAYING at Creek Cafe this Friday from 7.00pm. Playing chilled acoustic beats. Happy hour 5.30 - 6.30pm and try our platters, little yums and main meals.

METALWORKS IS SWEET SIXTEEN. We want to share the love and thank you for your custom by taking 50% off everything for one day only. Friday 27th Sept, this Friday, 8.30 - 5pm at 54 Ballantyne Rd. www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz. Ph 443 1760. 

FRESH BREAD BAKED DAILY at The Hammer & Nail, Bakery & Café, 3 Cliff Wilson Street (opposite Mitre 10).

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

LOST: ONE GOLD COLOURED MAG wheel with new tyre between Luggate and Hawea Flat. Thursday. Reward. Phone 443 1492. Evenings.

FLATMATE WANTED. Double room available. 5 min walk from town. $100 per week plus expenses. Please call 0277 251 572.

4 METRE WIDE ROLLER DOOR $750 ono. For inspection Spencer House Mall, Dunmore St, Wanaka. Ph Harry 0274 311 550.

ALWAYS WANTED TO SEE WHAT'S above French Hut? Join Aspiring Guides for a 3 day trip 19-20-21 Nov. Great views of Mt Aspiring, explore the Bonar Glacier, try out crampons. NZMGA guide, food, equipment, transport all included. Contact us at Aspiring Guides www.aspiringguides.com ph 03 443 9422 (Level 1, 99 Ardmore St).

WHARE KEA LODGE - Local dinner series – Exclusive opportunity to experience a 6 course degustation dinner prepared by Executive Chef James Stapley. Matching wines included.  Oct 16th, 17th and 18th, $240pp. Limited to 12 guests per night. Bookings 443 1400 www.wharekealodge.com

FOR RENT - 2 bedroom, furnished, open plan cottage on shared property available in Albert Town from 15th October (minimum 6 months, long term preferred. Heat pump, log burner. 2 mins from Clutha River. Close to Deans Bank and other great mountain bike tracks. Would suit single or professional couple (not suitable for children). No pets. $260 per week plus power and gas. Call (no texts please) 0272 265 343 or email big.sky@xtra.co.nz for pics

VOLUNTEERS URGENTLY NEEDED to assist facilitators with fun school holiday programme activities. Call in to Community Networks, 73 Brownston Street for an information pack or ring Louise 0210 8241 495.

OVER TWENTY YEARS EXPERIENCE in "Swedish Massage". Restore your body and mind from the everyday stresses of work and life. You are worth it! Call Kim Henderson on 021 495 569 or 03 443 5384 for a booking.

WANTED: 1 - 2 BEDROOM PLACE after winter season. Long term resident of Wanaka. Female, non-smoker, has pets (lap dog, trained). Please call/text 0221 506 671.

NEVER CRY OVER CHIPPED CHINA. Find out how to turn it into beautiful, original jewellery at Wanaka Wastebusters spring craft night. Thursday 26th September, 6-9pm at Wanaka Wastebusters. $5, all materials and tools supplied, great social atmosphere and fun!

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

WORDPRESS WHIZZ WANTED. To help develop a new WordPress website incorporating PayPal. Please contact Jeremy for more information 0210 2793 681.

LAST LINES? Doesn't have to be. Canada ski packages available at Wanaka Flight Centre. Contact us now! wanaka@flightcentre.co.nz or 03 443 4101.

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON - Debbie and Michelle will be away, so Sharalee is coming to play 24th and 25th October. 1/12 Frederick Street. Phone 443 5898.

ON FREEVIEW you get all your favourite free-to-air channels plus more, one-off set up cost, no monthly fees. Call Custom Digital, Peter Cartlidge 443 5138 or Ryan Jones 021 382 141.

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

ATV - MOTORCYCLE SERVICING: We have a Honda qualified and trained tech starting soon at Wanaka Marine so you can deal locally.

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

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

REMEMBER WHEN FOOD TASTED of something? Bring the memories to life at the Farmers Market, every Thursday 4pm Spencer House Mall.

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   

SOAK DAY SPA. Fully qualified beauty therapist required to join our successful team at Soak. Please e-mail your CV to michelle@soakdayspa.co.nz or phone Michelle on 0272 263 917. Applications close on Friday 4th October.

PILATES, CORE CIRCUIT AND SWISS BALL CLASSES: new 6 week round starting 30 September. Bookings essential, phone Central Lakes Physio 443 1711.

ACOUSTIC SETS THIS WEEK from 9pm at Opium are Robbie on Thursday and open mic/jam session Sunday.

TRUE BOILED BREAKFAST BAGELS AT The Hammer & Nail, Bakery & Café, 3 Cliff Wilson Street (opposite Mitre 10).

ATTENTION ACCOMMODATION PROVIDERS - Casual motel/accommodation minder available. Honest and reliable with experience and references available. Call Pam 0274 177 044.

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

LADIES NEW (AND NEWISH) TO WANAKA - Come and join us for lunch, to meet new friends. Friday 27th September. Contact Sue Saunders asap. Phone 443 7442. Looking forward to hearing from you.

HORSE RIDING - Book a school holiday riding programme with Timbercreek Equestrian 1.30 - 5pm weekdays. Ph 0272 109 099. Fun and safe learning environment, experienced instruction.

AVAILABLE FOR RENT! 3 bedroom, 3 storey and 3 bathroom modern fully furnished apartment on Plantation Road. Mid-October 2013 to mid-June 2014. $450 p/w includes internet and Sky. Call Natalie on 0210 8382 050.

SHOES - NEW SUMMER FASHION shoes in stock. Winter shoes and boots half price. Sale table from $40 at Shoes Unlimited, 80b Ardmore Street. www.shoesunlimited.co.nz

ROOMS TO RENT: Sunny warm house in Kings Drive. $120 p/w plus expenses. Text or phone 0221 506 671.

BUILDERS SHED 5M X 2M with external chains. Internal shelves etc. Best offer over $500. Ph 021 443 918.

WIN A $10,000 SHOPPING SPREE with Base. Starts Friday. Come in store, to find out more.

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

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

RUGBY BREAKFASTS - All Blacks vs Argentina kick off at 11am this Sunday – Bullock Bar – Bacon 'n eggs $10.

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

BRIDAL JEWELLERY & hairpieces at Orbis!! We are excited to introduce "Clara" Jewellery to Wanaka. When you come into Orbis to view the range we will put you into the draw to win a pair of beautiful crystal and pearl earrings valued at $109.00. To be drawn October 18. Don't miss out! It's "me time" at Orbis.

SALES PERSON WANTED! Treble Glaze is a unique 1+2 retrofit system that fits to all existing joinery types. We are looking for a motivated person or persons for in-home consultations and lead generation. Please write an introductory letter about yourself to phil@trebleglaze.co.nz for more info.

FOR SALE: F&P WASHING MACHINE $100, Simpson Dryer $100. Couches: 2 & 3 seater, fawn $600. Rimu kitchen table and 4 chairs $300. Rimu Hallway table $150. Queen bed $100. Rimu King bed $250. Homework desk $50. Rimu tallboy $100. All negotiable. Phone 0279 660 540.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERROAST and dessert on every day. 

WANAKA SNOOKER CLUB. Call or text Olly 0210 2601 386.

3 BDRM HOUSE AVAILABLE SOON ALBERTOWN. Long term preferred. Warm, sunny with heat pump and fire. Garage. Ph 0274 930 573.

JUDE BATTSON STANDS FOR LFK. L = Loyalty. F = Forward Thinking. K = Keeps it Real. Tick Battson on your voting form please.

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

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN - THIS Sunday come watch the All Blacks and have breakfast - bacon, eggs, sausage and hash brown for $15.00 from 11am.

NEXT WEEK! THE ROTARY BOOK SALE opens on Friday October 4th at 10am, then Saturday and Sunday. Huge quantity of quality books, CDs, DVDs, puzzles and games - all at bargain prices. All proceeds go to local community projects.

TRADITIONS, ART AND SCIENCE of herbal medicine. A new, innovative, hands-on, 6 month course in Wanaka with Isla Burgess. Email: isla@HerbCollege.com for details.

GET COMPOSTING WORKSHOP - the secret to a healthy garden is compost. Dr Compost's tips; no smell, no fuss, your plants will love you for it. Wednesday 25th September, 12-2pm at St John Wanaka and Thursday 24th October, 12-2pm at Wanaka Wastebusters. Funded by QLDC, www.wanakawastebusters.co.nz or www.qldc.govt.nz Gold coin donation.

NOW'S THE PERFECT MOMENT for Sherpa midweight springwear. Actually made in Nepal and highly effective. You will love it. www.mtoutdoors.co.nz

NCEA EXAM PREP COURSE 7 - 11th October at Kip McGrath. Get support for externals in Maths, English and Science Y11 - 13. Call Nikki 443 1547 to book your place.

WEDNESDAY NIGHTS ARE BACK! Pool comp returns at Gin and Raspberry! 7.30pm Wednesday 25th October. Lots of prizes to give away on the first night, can't wait to see all those lovely regular players again! $5 tap beer all night!

FLATMATE WANTED. To share my own home, mature working woman $140 week plus utilities share, 3 mins walk to lake, 20 to town. Phone 021 794 958.

SNOW SPORTS NZ ANNUAL AWARDS night Friday October 4th – come and celebrate the achievements in New Zealand snow sports. Adults $25, complimentary drink and canapés, cash bar. Junior National competitors come free with a paying adult and all other kids $15. Come along to see the best skiers and snowboarders in NZ receive their awards! Grab tickets online at www.snowsports.co.nz

ATTENTION SPORTS CLUBS. Have your trophies engraved locally using the latest in computerised engraving machines. Capable of engraving on all metals, glass, leather, wood, plastics, cardboard etc. Contact Russell 0210 354 120.

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

WANTED 2-5 BEDROOM HOUSE with at least a double garage. Long term rental. Phone 0226 975 875.

HORSE MANURE FOR THE GARDEN - matured horse manure compost heap, excited yet? $30 per trailer load (1m3) you collect. Call Amanda 03 443 4555.

KIDS LEARN TO PLAY GOLF – Junior golf coaching starts 15th October, 3.30 - 4.30pm on Tuesdays. For kids aged between 8 and 16 yrs. For $55 receive 20 coaching sessions (equipment is provided if needed). Also included is an annual membership to the Wanaka Golf Club. Learn a new sport and values for life through the game of golf. Please register with Kim at the Wanaka Golf Club on 443 7888 or email manager@wanakagolf.co.nz

SECURITY POSITION – WANAKA. Due to continued growth in the company we have a part time/on-call position available. The current position is for night and weekend shifts. Full driver's licence required. Be able to obtain/hold a COA. This position would suit a semi-retired person. All interested applicants please email your CV to Cougar Security, office@cougargroup.co.nz

4 METRE WIDE ROLLER DOOR $750 ono. For inspection Spencer House Mall, Dunmore St, Wanaka. Ph Harry 0274 311 550.

STRENGTH FOR ENDURANCE ATHLETES. We have openings for the following classes: Tuesday morning High School athlete group term 4, Fridays 9.30 am, and a new group starting Monday evenings from October 14th. For more information: valburke@xtra.co.nz

SPRING IS SPRUNG. There's still some snow, horses wondering where to go, to get their hooves all trimmed and neat. Will the Hoofman works a treat, he's fit to go, don't let this pass, call him now, get off your... bottom! Ph 03 443 5588, 0274 992 068 or www.nakedhorse.co.nz

GALLERY33. Stunning new brooches by Kobi Bosshard have arrived at Gallery Thirty Three. Check out our website www.gallery33.co.nz.

KILLER POOL - STARTING THIS Thursday at the Albert Town Tavern. Entries in by 7pm. 8 ball. Win a $50 bar tab. $2.00 entry. Winner takes all. Free bar snacks for all entries. Courtesy coach free pick up and drop off phone 443 4545.  

COMPUTER NOT RUNNING like it used to? No worries, call Your Computer Geek to get it back to its former glory. 0211 184 392.

THE LANDING RESTAURANT & Bar has amazing beef and vegetarian sliders. Emerson pints $6.50 over happy hour 5-6pm.

"BRING IT ON" - ASPIRING ATHLETES challenge local businesses, families, competition runners and different sports teams to join our Summer Run Series starting on 16th October 6pm Pembroke Park. Middle distances; individual and teams events. More details next week.

LARGE KITCHEN SECOND HAND RIMU. Can be viewed installed. Any interest? Phone 03 443 7346.

MAKARORA: VISIT THE BLUE POOLS. Do the nature walk. Have a coffee with the friendly people at Makarora Tourist Centre (where the 'A' Frames are). See you soon.

COMPETENT TYPIST WANTED to retype and print 260 page manuscript. $20 an hour. Please phone 443 7665 after 7pm.

BRAND NEW SUMMER Mons Royale coming to Base soon!

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN TAKE-AWAYS. Best wraps and chips in town. Ph 443 4545.

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.

JOINT HEALTH NATURALLY. It's Arthritis Awareness Week, so improve your joint health with potent effective remedies which don't affect your gut or have side effects. Wanaka Wellness Retail. 24 Dungarvon Street. Phone 443 4668.

FOR RENT - 2 bedroom, furnished, open plan cottage on shared property available in Albert Town from 15th October (minimum 6 months, long term preferred. Heat pump, log burner. 2 mins from Clutha River. Close to Deans Bank and other great mountain bike tracks. Would suit single or professional couple (not suitable for children). No pets. $260 per week plus power and gas. Call (no texts please) 0272 265 343 or email big.sky@xtra.co.nz for pics

HALF PRICE WAXING AT REVIVE - Spring is here and it's time to get out the shorts, singlet tops, and even the togs! Have we got a deal for you, 50% off all waxing every Monday throughout October. Book now - call Revive 443 5112.

TIPPERARY IS FAMOUS FOR ITS HORSE breeding industry and is the home of Coolmore Stud, one of the largest thoroughbred breeding operations in the world. The Messenger is available in Tipperary on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

HAVE YOU GOT TREASURES taking up room in your shed, garage etc? Bring them down to the car boot sale swap meet at Cromwell in Litany Street on 29th September. Sites $10. Contact Dave 03 443 7906.

THOSE WHO HAVE HAD TREATMENT at the Wanaka Osteopathic Clinic have reported a significant improvement over winter in their skiing, running and golf abilities. Getting structural restrictions released improves coordination and efficiency in any activity. We treat new and old injuries simultaneously and are ACC treatment providers. Check us out online at www.wanakaosteopathic.co.nz or call 03 443 6783 to get significant and long lasting changes in your body function today.

THE ULTIMATE SKI TOUR! A once in a lifetime experience exploring the upper Fox and Franz Josef Glaciers on skis or split board. Five days based out of the high alpine huts. Helicopter in and out. 7-10 Oct. One space only, or get your own group together for a private tour. Contact Aspiring Guides 03 443 9422 (Level One, 99 Ardmore St). www.aspiringguides.com

WHAT DO WE WANT? Better representation! When do we want it? Now! Voting papers out now - vote! vote! vote!

THROW THE HOTTEST STAFF PARTY in town and bring your team to Rippon Festival 1st Feb 2014! Group discounts available. Visit ripponfestival.co.nz or email enquiry@ripponfestival.co.nz

TIME FOR A CHANGE! Calum MacLeod and Liz Breslin for Council.

THE BEST FRUIT AND VEGETABLES in Wanaka are found at the Wanaka Farmers Market every Thursday from 4pm Spencer House Mall.

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.

LIVE MUSIC AT THE BULLOCK BAR – This Saturday 28th we have the 'Big Kitchen' after the rugby.

COUNTY TIPPERARY IS THE LARGEST inland county in Ireland. The county was divided into two administrative areas by the government in 1838, called North Riding and South Riding. Even though they are still named as these, they are better known as Tipperary North and Tipperary South. The Messenger is available in Tipperary on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

WHARE KEA LODGE - Local dinner series – Exclusive opportunity to experience a 6 course degustation dinner prepared by Executive Chef James Stapley. Matching wines included.  Oct 16th, 17th and 18th, $240pp. Limited to 12 guests per night. Bookings 443 1400 www.wharekealodge.com

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

FOR SALE: Boat, Fire Ball Chrysler 35 horse power. Runs well, registered and warranted. $5,000. Ph 0272 866 011 or 443 8582 evenings.

ANNABEL LANGBEIN LOVES NORDAVIA - A Nordic Specialty Bakeshop! Annabel is a fan of our delicious handcrafted and authentic Finnish dark rye bread and our Norwegian Kransekake. Check out our website www.nordaviabakeshop.co.nz for photographs and more information on how to order.

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

FLORIST LOOKING FOR FULL TIME/part time work. Ten years' experience specialising in weddings and funeral tributes. Call 0210 2692 021.

FOR SALE TRI ANG TRIKE with tray vgc $50, 12inch bike gc $20, Breville coffee machine vgc in box $50, vintage dolls pram collectable $50. Ph 443 2177 or txt 0212 572 674.

FOR SALE: F&P WASHING MACHINE $100, Simpson Dryer $100. Couches: 2 & 3 seater, fawn $600. Rimu kitchen table and 4 chairs $300. Rimu Hallway table $150. Queen bed $100. Rimu King bed $250. Homework desk $50. Rimu tallboy $100. All negotiable. Phone 0279 660 540.

WANAKA COMMUNITY BOARD, vote Ross McRobie, "not just talking about it!". Call me to discuss any issues before you decide to vote, on 0274 329 892.

WANAKA COMMUNITY BOARD, vote Ross McRobie, "to get things done!" Call me to discuss any issues before you decide to vote on 0274 329 892.

LEARN TO DRIVE IN A RELAXED and friendly environment with female instructor. Call/text Nicky at Aspiring Drivers. Phone 0210 607 310.

LOST: A SHAPED REAR COMPARTMENT MAT for Subaru sedan. Lost early September, Kowhai Drive, Rata St, Aubrey Rd, Anderson Rd area. Reward. Phone 443 8137.

POOL TABLE 7 X 4 SLATE, return pockets plus accessories. $1000. Phone 0272 226 465.

ALICE SALON IS CLOSED FOR renovations from Friday 18th October and reopening on Saturday 26th October. Looking forward to our new look.

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

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

CHEAP, MAYBE EVEN FREE OFFICE/RETAIL OR DISPLAY SPACE in the centre of town. 20sqm of your own space. Short or long term. Perfect for a start-up or existing business looking to save dollars. Call 0221 572 180 to enquire.

ALOHA OR DIE PLAYING at Creek Cafe this Friday from 7.00pm. Playing chilled acoustic beats. Happy hour 5.30 - 6.30pm and try our platters, little yums and main meals.

JUDE BATTSON FOR COUNCIL. Voting papers arriving this weekend. Please don't bin them. Yes, your forefathers and mothers battled to vote and have local government so we can make decisions for our communities. 

COULD YOU OR YOUR VOLUNTEERS benefit from a First Aid Course? The Upper Clutha Sports Community has organised one for Sunday 13th October. For details contact Bronwyn 443 5576 or Diana 443 8824.

LATE NIGHTS AT FLAIR Hair Design. Now open late on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday nights and Saturdays to suit your busy life. Ph 443 7727.

IS IT A GOOD IDEA for sports club volunteers to have First Aid qualifications? We think so. Join the Upper Clutha Sports Community's course on Sunday 13th October. For details contact Bronwyn 443 5576 or Diana 443 8824.

3 BEDROOM FULLY FURNISHED house wanted to rent, pref Wanaka. Mid-Oct - mid-April. Extremely reliable and tidy tenants. Please email jazhoki@hotmail.com or ph Lyn 443 7388.

METALWORKS WANTS TO THANK you for 16 years of business. 50% off everything on Friday 27th. Beautiful bespoke works and sculpture for half their price. Don't miss out. 54 Ballantyne Rd. www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz

POSITION AVAILABLE AT PROACTIVE Health and Fitness for a qualified personal trainer. Experience within the sport and fitness industry is essential. The candidate must have a real passion for inspiring members towards outstanding results. They must be able to run small group sessions and 'one on one' training. A good knowledge of snow sports is required for dry land training. Having good people skills and being able to work as part of a team is crucial. Contact Sue at: sue@proactivewanaka.com

ON FREEVIEW you get all your favourite free-to-air channels plus more, one-off set up cost, no monthly fees. Call Custom Digital, Peter Cartlidge 443 5138 or Ryan Jones 021 382 141.

OFFICE SPACE 50M2 AVAILABLE for lease. Frederick St next to Architects. $1000 per month + opec. Phone 0212 862 120.

OUTDOOR POWER GARDENING - come and see us for the full range of Bosch outdoor powered garden equipment - Placemakers in Ballantyne Road.

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON: Debbie, Michelle and Natalie - all senior stylists. Stockists of De Lorenzo and Angel products. 1/12 Frederick Street. Phone 443 5898.

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

ALICE SALON WELCOMES NICOLE back! We've missed her like mad. For bookings call 443 5678.

AVAILABLE TO RENT NOW 3 bedroom unfurnished two storey family home with double garage and fully enclosed garden in Meadowstone Drive. 2 minutes from lakefront. 3-6 months negotiable at $420 per week. Ph 0211 537 097 or email mountainworld@bigpond.com

RICH THE CABINET MAKER. Taking orders for this summer. Phone 0275 263 695. View online at www.tinyurl.com/richwanaka

SPECIAL SUNDAY SPIT ROAST at Bistro Gentil, 29 September. Starts at 1pm with breads, spreads and olives from Provence. Around 2pm, whole Cardrona lamb carved out in front of you. Served with potato gratin Dauphinois and seasonal sides. Live music and pétanque $40. Yummy extras: 24 wines by the glass, desserts from the cabinet. Only once a month so book now 03 443 2299.

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

WILTON CAKE & CUPCAKE DECORATING EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES are now available and exclusive to Nordavia - A Nordic Specialty Bakeshop! New stock arriving in this week! I stock a fabulous range of quality Wilton icings, gel colours, disposable decorating bags, couplers, decorating tips - including the #1 Open Star Decorating Tip - for beautiful cupcake swirls - gorgeous cupcake decorating cups, cupcake decorating kits, sprinkles, candy melts, lollipop sticks and a lovely selection of cake 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

BIG, SUNNY ROOM AVAILABLE in 3 bdrm house. Sunny deck, BBQ, must like dogs. $140/week plus bills. Hunter Cres area. Call Juli 0211 690 541.

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

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.

GENERAL HANDYMAN - painting (interior and exterior) and gardening - good rates. Call John 0274 479 433.

FLATMATE WANTED. Mature tidy person to share with one other. Great views and warm house. Close to town. Phone 0221 653 074.

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

NORDAVIA - A NORDIC SPECIALTY BAKESHOP. Fine handcrafted pastries, cakes and breads - with a fresh Nordic/Scandinavian twist. New Zealand's only producer of the Norwegian Kransekake, Norway's traditional wedding and Christmas cake. Check out our gorgeous website www.nordaviabakeshop.co.nz.

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

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

TRUE BOILED BREAKFAST BAGELS AT The Hammer & Nail, Bakery & Café, 3 Cliff Wilson Street (opposite Mitre 10).

1 BEDROOM SLEEPOUT FOR RENT in Achilles Place. Has kitchenette, small lounge, own bathroom and internet. $150 p/w all inc. Phone Dan anytime 021 918 425.

ASPIRING ATHLETES THANK THE 25 bike instructors who attended the BikeNZ courses over the weekend. Our community is fortunate to have such dedicated and passionate people involved in our local sport.

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.

LYMPHOEDEMA RELIEF. Gentle, therapeutic treatment using hands (MLD). Reduces swelling, pain. Ph Maryann 443 6463, 0211 101 160.

VOTE LIZ BRESLIN FOR QLDC! Your local voice.

JIM EDWARDS STONE MASONRY AND LANDSCAPING residential, commercial stone work and landscaping. Email: jimstonemason@xtra.co.nz Ph: 0276 994 269 or 443 8185.

BATHHURST – GET READY Bullock Bar are doing a free spit roast on Sunday 13th for Bathurst and great prizes to be won, so bring your pride and joy (the car, oh and the missus!) to the Bully and show it off! Bathurst live and loud.

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

FOH MANAGER'S POSITION at AmiGos Mexican Grill. Looking for an experienced Duty Manager who's keen to move up the ladder. Permanent full time salaried position. Email CV in confidence to info@amigoscafe.co.nz

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

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.

CREEK CAFE BAR ARE LOOKING FOR an experienced chef for mainly evening/weekend work and a few days. Please call Stacy or Selena. Phone 443 6262 or 0210 440 878.

IT'S THE DNB VS HIPHOP end of winter party this Friday at Opium with DJs Stymie and Opium DJs! Still $5 drinks all night and we are selling $1 raffle tickets up at the bar for your chance to win tickets for the V.I.P. area, which means free drinks while you party, yeeow!!

JOIN HOUSE OF TRAVEL FOR AN EVENING OF presentations and information on small ship cruising. Tues 15 October @ 7.00pm. Register on 03 443 6350.

ACOUSTIC SETS THIS WEEK from 9pm at Opium are Robbie on Thursday and open mic/jam session Sunday.

FOR SALE F&P auto washing machine. Offers. Phone 443 6490.

JUNIOR NATIONAL ALTHLETES 20% off full tunes at Base Ultimate Workshop. Get a spring structure in your board and save $15. Drop gear at Base2.

SPROING!! The sound of an arborist leaping from tree to tree. Now is the time to call Tree Tamers, Wanaka's professional arborists. Phone 443 6454 or 0272 751 268 www.treetamers.co.nz

EXPERIENCED, SUPER FRIENDLY babysitter available. Full of smiles and a bag of tricks. Give Debs a shout anytime. Phone 0210 2889 320.

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.

LAKE HAWEA GUARDIANS now accepting nominations for 2013-2014. For information phone Mike on 443 6311 or Alison on 443 1044.

WANAKA ORGANICS HAS RE-OPENED the Farm Gate Shop! Check out our organic eggs at Glendhu Bay just past Motutapu Road.

VOTE NOW. It only takes you a tick and I'll be working hard for you for three years. Rachel Brown for Wanaka Community Board.

HOT YOGA: Come experience the numerous health benefits of sweating with Far Infrared Heaters! hotyogafusion.co.nz Spencer House Mall ph/text 022HOTYOGA.

OMNISHAMBLES – Oxford Dictionary Word of the Year 2012 – Noun meaning - "A situation that has been comprehensively mismanaged characterised by a string of blunders and miscalculations." - Vote Calum MacLeod for Council - See page 15 in this week's Messenger.

WANAKA WINE CONVIVIUM NIGHT at Federal Diner on Thursday 3rd October. Come be transported to New Orleans with creole cooking, wine, beer and music to match. Tickets are $70 and include 4 course meal and matching wine. Come into Federal diner to book.

ROXY - EMPTY BLACK/WHITE BACKPACK left unattended outside Salvation Army. This was not a donation. If you have it please return to the Salvation Army.

URGENT: MISSING BIKE: A quality single speed jump bike has been misplaced, stolen, borrowed, dumped? Its colouring - light purple. If anyone has seen this bike please contact - 0279 217 076 (or 03 477 4390) Thank you. Reward.

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON. Only 13 weeks until Christmas! Phone 443 5898.

CHOCOLATT HAIR STYLISTS are now working their summer hours Monday - Saturday. Phone now to secure your Saturday appointments 03 443 5522. We look forward to hearing from you!

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

FRESH DANISHES AT The Hammer & Nail, Bakery & Café, 3 Cliff Wilson Street (opposite Mitre 10).

ARE YOU A MUSICIAN/BAND wanting space to practice? Opium is offering our space to come and practice and use the gear for free as an end of winter thank you to all our awesome Wanaka family! Available 5pm - 9pm Tuesday - Sunday, pop into the bar to book a space or solo musicians just come have a jam!

ST NINIANS CHURCH, HAWEA FLAT 75th Anniversary. Celebrating the church and people from early days. (Opened October 1938). Service at 2pm Sunday 29th September followed by afternoon tea. All welcome.

HAVAIANAS have started to arrive at Base!

SALE ON NOW AT BASE 2. Everything winter on sale. Come in and check it out.

STUDENT LOOKING FOR A FULL-TIME summer job from mid-November to the start of February in the Wanaka/Hawea district, anything considered. Phone: 0279 627 927. Email: charlottekerr25@gmail.com

HOOKS, POKERS, LIGHTS, FIRE VENTS, candelabras, forged handles in metal. Friday 27th 50% off all stock and sculptures. 54 Ballantyne Rd. www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz Happy 16th birthday Metalworks Wanaka.16 years a local business.

NEVER CRY OVER CHIPPED CHINA. Find out how to turn it into beautiful, original jewellery at Wanaka Wastebusters spring craft night. Thursday 26th September, 6-9pm at Wanaka Wastebusters. $5, all materials and tools supplied, great social atmosphere and fun!

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

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

SOAK DAY SPA. Fully qualified beauty therapist required to join our successful team at Soak. Please e-mail your CV to michelle@soakdayspa.co.nz or phone Michelle on 0272 263 917. Applications close on Friday 4th October.

EVENT MANAGER AND EVENT DIRECTOR REQUIRED. Strong industry experience essential. Email CV by 28th September to patrick@agema.co.nz

NEW STOCK ARRIVING DAILY at Orbis on the lake front! This week, bags, scarves, bridal jewellery, rings. Lots and lots of fun accessories for you! It's "me time" at Orbis.

OFFICE DESK AND CHAIR FOR SALE. Desk: 1600 x 700 Blonde wood/veneer $150 ono. Chair: Adjustable, high back, black leather $150 ono. Both in excellent condition. T: 0274 743 529. Ranch slider for sale: 1800 Wide x 2050 high. Single glazed tinted glass. Right side opening and opening window on the other side. Still in place for viewing. $275 ono T: 0274 743 529.

LAKE BAR 155 ARDMORE ST FOR ALL BLACK RUGBY. Live this Sunday Morning - grab a group to enjoy brunch, lake views and our Sunday Special of $20 Sirloin and Corona. Book your Xmas Function or Special Event with us now. Daily menu specials with Monteiths & Speights on tap. Kids TV area. Phone Peter on 03 443 2920.

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

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

FRESH BREAD BAKED DAILY at The Hammer & Nail, Bakery & Café, 3 Cliff Wilson Street (opposite Mitre 10).

THANK YOU TO Cinema Paradiso, Cardrona Alpine Resort, Lakeland Adventures, Mediterranean Market and Francesca's Italian Kitchen... THANK YOU! for supporting our wonderful Wanaka Playgroup with your recent generosity for our Movie Night Fundraiser. We really appreciate it. And congratulations to all our Movie Night Prize Winners - enjoy your adventures! Love from the WPG Committee and families xxx

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

OPEN HOME 2 – 3PM SATURDAY 20 Frye Crescent, Albert Town. This warm and cozy 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom, 2 level home is located in an established, family orientated neighbourhood, just a short walk to all amenities. Come and check it out! Asking price $525,000.  

MATURE SINGLE WOMAN LOOKING TO RENT one bedroom flat/unit at reasonable rent. Long term. Available to babysit in main home if needed. Tidy, solvent and responsible tenant. Call Carole on 0211 477 260.

DICHROIC FUSED GLASS JEWELLERY for sale. Earrings, pendants, all 'one-of-a-kind'. Many to choose from. $20 - $30 each. Ph/text 0211 190 994.

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

FREE BREAST FEEDING SUPPORT and information from trained breast feeding peer counsellors. Phone support, home visits and free resource library available with up-to-date info, books and DVDs. Phone/text Kate 0276 957 772 or 443 2635 or Steph 443 8017. Support group meetings 1st Monday of every month at Plunket. 10.30am - 11.30am. Relaxed mother to mother support. All welcome.

SASANOKI HAS "Ebi Mayo Prawn", another sexy sushi at Sasanoki. Enjoy it with our Sexy Squid Legs. Ph 443 6474.

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

EXPERIENCED, SUPER FRIENDLY BABYSITTER AVAILABLE. Full of smiles and a bag of tricks. Give Debs a shout anytime, 0210 2889 320.

'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.

CLEANER NEEDED FOR 1 BEDROOM HOLIDAY UNIT.  Approx. 1hr per clean. Casual days including weekends. 0210 2759 199 or 443 5300.

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.

WEEKEND ART WORKSHOP with famous Oamaru artist Donna Demente.18-20th October. Mt Aspiring College. Open to teenagers and adults. Call Kim 0274 061 540 for more info.

WHO WOULD BELIEVE IT? The best coffee and toasted sammys are found at the Medical Centre. Coffee Cure, open Monday to Friday 8am - 5.30pm. Just what the doctor ordered!

MASSAGE, STRUCTURAL INTEGRATION, Chi Nei Tsang (abdominal massage for detox) and Auric magnetic healing to speed up your healing. For appointments call Christine on 0276 936 300.