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16 October 2013



WANAHOOP? 4 WEEK BEGINNERS hulahoop workshops by FantailHoops starting October 22nd at Proactive Gym, Wanaka. Tuesdays or Wednesdays 6.30 - 8pm. Strengthen your core and learn a new skill for summer fun. $75 plus your hoop purchase. Contact Jo Day for more information, fantailhoops9382@gmail.com or 0210 8289 987.

ONE WEEK FREE ACCOMMODATION in exchange for labour i.e. painting, gardening, spring cleaning etc. Ring Alpine Motel 443 7950.

ST COLUMBA'S ANGLICAN CHURCH invites parishioners to have their say into the design of the proposed Wanaka Community House. A meeting to discuss this project is to be held at the church on Sunday 20th October 10.45 a.m. to midday.

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

SAMPLE SALE Poppy Cypress Design & Textiles Sun 20th @ 121 Lachlan Ave, Hawea Flat - Noon til 2pm. 443 2022

BIRGIT IS BACK AT ALI BABAS for women's hairstyling next week – Tuesday 22nd to Saturday 26th October, then every second week. Phone 443 1722 for an appointment.

COMMIS CHEF/PREP CHEF wanted for busy summer season. Must be able to work weekends, public holidays and evenings. Send CV to: contact@hospobros.co.nz

STUDENT LOOKING FOR A FULL TIME SUMMER JOB from November on, in the Wanaka district, anything considered. Phone 0210 2692 453. Email: freyahzwart@hotmail.com

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

PURE NEWS: Tucked away discreetly amongst the peaceful garden setting lies Pure Skin Therapy. If you haven't stepped inside yet we suggest you take time out and visit. Peaceful, private and exclusively local. Specialists in IPL. 32 Warren Street. Ph 443 5969. 

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT Upper Clutha! I look forward to representing you on the Queenstown Lakes District Council and Wanaka Community Board. Please join me (Ella Lawton) for celebratory drinks at Kai Whakapai Cafe on Friday 18th between 5 - 6.30pm.

STAFF XMAS FUNCTION, book yours at Lake Bar, both Monteiths & Speights. Phone Peter to discuss specific requirements on 443 2920.

CRAFT STALLS FROM WANAKA and beyond! At the Sunday Craft Market 27th October. To have a stall, call Susan 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.

OPIUM END OF WINTER stock clearance $5 drinks whilst stock lasts Wednesday thru Sunday.

IN WICHITA IN THE 1920S and 1930s, a number of successful aircraft manufacturing companies were established including, among others, Beechcraft, Cessna, and Stearman Aircraft. The city became known as "The Air Capital of the World". Beechcraft, Cessna, and other firms including Boeing, Learjet and Spirit AeroSystems continue to operate factories in Wichita today, and the city remains a major centre of the U.S. aircraft industry. The Messenger is available in Wichita on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

TARIN IS NOW WORKING FROM home! For a cut, colour or both please phone 443 5891 or 0211 059 759.

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.

NO LOYALTY PROGRAMS at the Bike Lounge, just the best priced bikes and accessories in New Zealand all the time! Spec-for-spec our bikes will not be beaten for value or price. Ridden in the Tour de France and by World Mountain Bike Champions - come and check out the range this Friday and Saturday morning at the Bike Lounge, 12 Frederick St, Wanaka.

CHALLENGE WANAKA; start thinking about your training regime now! Massage is proven to help reduce soft-tissue restrictions, increase your range of motion and reduce pain and recovery time. I have worked with many top international athletes from a range of disciplines. Priced realistically, massage shouldn't be a luxury when it's a necessity. www.eutopiawanaka.com or call Carol on 0221 979 171

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   

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.

SAMURAI KARATE NZ - Classes starting every Tuesday 15th October (first week back at school) at Wanaka Primary School Hall. 3.30pm for Ninjas 5 -10yrs, 4.30pm 10-15yrs and 5.30 adults. Instructor Chris Mcgregor assistant coach for Karate NZ. Ph 0272 233 176.

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

MELBOURNE CUP 5TH NOVEMBER at Lone Star in support of Coastguard. Tickets $20 from Bettys Liquor, Video Ezy, Structure for Men.

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

FROM WARREN STREET TO WICHITA, Kansas. The Messenger is available in Wichita on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

ACCOMMODATION AVAILABLE RENT FREE suitable for two singles in two bedroom house. All bills included in exchange for weekend and evening reception cover in job share situation at small motel close to town. Minimum term throughout the summer. Call/text Andrea 0275 993 007.

BRAND NEW WHITE FAUX wood venetian blind for sale. Measures 1635mm wide x 735mm. Slats are 50mm. $100. Ph 0273 219 510.

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

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

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.

BLEDISLOE CUP AT URBAN GRIND BAR Saturday. Craft beer on tap. Happy hour, 2 for 1 pizza until 6pm.

LABOUR WEEKEND - Sunday 27th October. 1 Drop Nation and Soul Manor playing live at Mint Bar as part of the Willowridge Wanakafest!

FI-GLASS FIREBALL BOAT 50hp Mercury engine plus Yamaha 2hp outboard. Great for young family or fisherman. Incudes water skis, biscuit, life jackets, road cover and sun cover. Excellent condition. $4,500. Ph 0272 985 958. 

LADIES NEW (AND NEWISH) TO WANAKA - come and join us for lunch, to meet new friends. Friday 25th October. Contact Sue Saunders asap. Phone 443 7442. Looking forward to hearing from you!

FOR SALE: BOYS 16" GIANT BIKE $50, Milano full booster car-seat $50, 2 x wetsuits 4 - 6 years $10 each. All great condition. Phone 0210 2220 863 or 443 1953.

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.

GET COMPOSTING WORKSHOP - the secret to a healthy garden is compost, and you can make your own in just a few minutes a day. Dr Compost's tips and tricks; no smell, no fuss, your plants will love you for it. Thursday 24th October, 12-2pm, Wanaka Wastebusters. Funded by QLDC, www.wanakawastebusters.co.nz or www.qldc.govt.nz gold coin donation.

THE LANDING HAS 4 X BOTTLE Heineken buckets for $17 over happy hour 5.30-6.30pm.

WOMEN'S MOUNTAIN BIKE CLINICS - Want to learn some skills, feel more confident, step your riding up to the next level? Tuesday evenings 6.15 - 7.45pm, $89 for 7 weeks, starts with maintenance and Maude Wine 29 Oct at Outside Sports Bike. www.missionwow.org

WANAKA GOLF CLUB Charity Classic Trilogy 2014 invites interested groups/organisations to apply for funds generated by the golf tournament to be held in March 2014. A requirement for application would be the supply of auction and raffle items as well as the manpower to run the fundraiser. Please apply to PO Box 182 Wanaka, before 31st October 2013.

GALLERY33. NEW JEWELLERY has arrived by: Kate Alterio, Ann Culy and Elfi Spiewack, come on in and check it out! www.gallery33.co.nz

SIMPLY PLUMB - CALL US for any plumbing, drain laying or maintenance jobs. No jobs is too big or too small. Email info@simplypllumb.co.nz or call Alastair 0274 995 273.

TIP TOP HIP HOP STARTS this Friday at Opium with DJ JDiggah and guests, with tasty flavours and all your favourite toppings from classic to extra fruity! $5 drinks all night for all you superstylin' B boys and B girls! 

DAYLIGHT SAVINGS SPECIALS at the Bike Lounge. 50% off all 2013 Bikes!! 2200 Lumen bike lights now just $199!! 25% off all triathlon clothing!! Come and check out the range this Friday and Saturday morning at the Bike Lounge, 12 Frederick St, Wanaka.

WANTED: TIDY COTTAGE with internet, for tidy local fellow. Call 0223 708 794. 

FUN, CARING AND RELIABLE NANNY/casual babysitter available from 11th November with full drivers licence and recently updated first aid certificate. Training to be a teacher, so can help with homework. Great with housework and cooking. Call 0277 394 956.

PILATES IN HAWEA Pilates is a great way to build up overall body strength, improve posture, prevent injuries and improve chronic back and neck pain. We have classes for all ages and abilities. Teenagers, new Mums (bring bubs along). Athletes getting fit for the summer season, we have a class geared to improve your running. Retired? Time to spend some time on yourself, stay fit and active and improve your overall body strength. Classes run by local Physiotherapist Sandy Sharratt, Call 443 7113 or 0212 451 904. www.haweaphysiotherapy.co.nz

THE ALBERT TOWN FIVE LAKES poker run is on the 2nd Nov 2013. Registration forms available at the Tavern. Ph Wendy for more details or email alberttowntavern@xtra.co.nz and we will email one to you.

NEW SEASON'S 100% COTTON night dresses and PJs. Some styles with buttoned fronts for nursing mothers. At Kaleidoscope, Helwick Street, Wanaka. Phone 03 443 7980.

PAINTER AVAILABLE. No job too big or too small. Phone Ben 0204 0133 350.

WHEN WITCHES GO RIDING and black cats are seen, the moon laughs and whispers 'tis near Halloween... This Halloween at Rippon: fireside storytelling with Mark Hadlow (Dori the Dwarf in The Hobbit). 'Spooky Stories' for kids 5-8 years, 4-5pm, $20. 'Tales of Terror' for the braver amongst us, 8pm, $50. Tickets on sale now. Call 443 8084, email laura@rippon.co.nz or pop into the cellar door. Mwhahahaaaa...

SASANOKI WANTS TO ROCK - maybe only Bruno, outside the kitchen. He's still having the mid-life crisis. Ph 443 6474.

HAPPY HALLOWEEN HAWAII - Big kids at little kids' prices, 17 years and under. Terms and conditions apply. Contact us for an appointment now. Don't miss out! Phone Wanaka Flight Centre 03 443 4101 or email wanaka@flightcentre.co.nz 

INTERESTED IN FILM MAKING? We have a brand new workshop facilitated by Ryan Larraman (filmmaker and vision coach) starting 24th Oct for all youths 14yrs +. It will run for 5 weeks and includes everything from pre-production to post-production. Only $50 and 6 places available so be quick to book. Contact us on 443 5880, kahu.youth@xtra.co.nz or F/B Kahu Youth Upper Clutha.  

CHALLENGE WANAKA PARTICIPANTS and athletes of all ages! Come along Thurs 17th Oct 7pm, Lake Wanaka Centre to learn how to get your head into gear! Ever struggled with that negative self-talk? Learn how we can help you get rid of that completely, easily and effortlessly, and get your mind on your side! Gold coin donation to the Challenge Wanaka Charitable Trust. Contact martin@yourlifeliveit.com or jodie@yourlifeliveit.com for more info.

DETOXIFICATION: GET EFFECTIVE results with your detox by using a far infrared sauna. Used by 9/11 firefighters to detox heavy metals out of their systems. 5 sessions $100. Wanaka Wellness Centre. Phone 443 4668, info@wanakawellness.co.nz We also supply effective detoxification remedies and Ionza water filters. Do it once – do it right. 

CENTRAL LAKES MOTORCYCLES. Bike sales. All brands, parts, servicing, gear accessories, training days all levels. Adventure rides, track days. Matt Edgar 0274 134 406, 443 6624 or racerx187@hotmail.com

YEAR OLD FREE RANGE HENS for sale - Brown Shavers $7.00 each. Phone 021 353 808.

BETTYS LIQUOR STORE legendary Labour weekend sale. Up to 50% off all wines. Thursday 24th to Monday 28th October. While stocks last, no further loyalty discounts apply. 33 Ardmore St, Wanaka. 

UK EARLY-BIRD 2014 TRAVEL deals on now! This is the time to fly, as prices are at "their lowest levels in a decade". Now is the time to book your trip to the UK and Europe. Call World Travellers Wanaka mobile now on 03 443 7414, wanaka@worldtravllers.co.nz

FREE LES MILLS GROUP FITNESS classes at ProActive until November 10th. Come in now and take advantage of this amazing offer to get incredible results in time for summer. Call now to receive your free class membership. ProActive Health & Fitness, 17 Plantation Rd, ph 443 6500.

HALLOWEEN AT GIN AND RASPBERRY on Friday 1st November. Get the costumes dusted off, it's going to be a night to remember! Drink specials all night and prizes for the best dressed! You don't want to miss out on this one! See you at Gin...

FREE RANGE HENS FOR SALE - Brown Shavers $7.00 each. Phone 021 353 808.

GILBERT VAN REENEN'S DISTINCTIVE ORIGINAL PRINTS of Central Otago and beyond make wonderful gifts and momentos. See samples at Christofer Robyn Quilts, Picture Lounge or www.cleangreen.co.nz ph 443 7951.

THE LANDING HAS LIVE JAZZ - 6.30 - 8.30pm Wednesday.

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

HOUSE/ANIMAL SITTER REQUIRED from 24th December to 1st February. 2 well behaved dogs and cat need caring person to live in with them during this time. 4 bedroom home located in Albert Town. Couples or families only please. Ph 021 752 210.

KITZ OF WANAKA - For all your cooking and entertaining needs. From table to bake-ware, drink-ware to tea-towels for quality and design.

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

ROOM AVAILABLE ON ANDERSON ROAD. Modern house, great views, spa, $140 single, includes power and Wi-Fi. Available 28th Oct - maybe a week earlier. Contact Helen 0212 921 485.

HEAR CLIMATE SCIENTIST JIM SALINGER talk about his new book "Living in a Warmer World". Find out what is happening to the Southern Alps glaciers and the latest evidence on climate change. Monday 4th Nov, 7.30pm at Lake Wanaka Centre. Gold coin donation.

HOUSE FOR RENT. Fully furnished and very nice too. Three or four bedrooms, suit family or group or alternatively would consider individual flatmates. Search "WKA112" on TradeMe for details. Phone 443 7777.

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

NEED TO WORK, SHOP OR PLAY after 3pm? Wanaka After School Programme (WASP) is now an OSCAR accredited service. WASP staff collect your child from school (Holy Family & Wanaka Primary) and provide a fun and varied programme of activities from 3pm – 5.30pm. Each session costs $15 (WINZ subsidies may be available). Enrolments taken for permanent, casual and one-off places. Please contact WASP on 021 AT WASP 1 (0212 892 771) or email waspwanaka@gmail.com

DO SOMETHING DIFFERENT for your Christmas function. Let Yello! take you to Highlands Park or to some of the wineries. Email info@yello.co.nz or call 0800 443 5555.

TREE-MEND-US! Tidy up your trees now! Tree Tamers: professional, qualified, insured and experienced! Operating locally since 2003. Ph 443 6454. www.treetamers.co.nz

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.

WANA-HAND? WANA-DAY TO yourself? Wana-earn back some of your precious time? Able to support you with regular childcare, homework, meal preparation, housekeeping, etc. In fact 'Mrs Doubtfires', two reliable sisters, will do what you-wana! Contact Paul 0272 010 474 or Jill 0274 432 304 for a chat now.

FORD FALCON 1994. Good car and runs well. $2000. Phone 0274 431 725.

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.

CRAFTY MARKET AT FEDERAL DINER this Sunday the 20th 10am - 2pm. Come and get yourself some handmade local crafty goodness. Heaps of new makers. Jewellery, clothes, art, photography and more. The little indie market with a big heart. 47 Helwick Street. Facebook: craftywanaka

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

NEW SHERPA SUMMER STOCK in store at MTOutdoors. Not just a mountaineering brand. Get it quick, it's selling fast! 

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON are delighted to advise that Sharalee will be back at the salon on Wednesdays, beginning 6th November through to Christmas. Phone 443 5898.

GENERAL MANAGER REQUIRED TO OVERSEE and run three Wanaka based bars. Must have valid General Managers and HANZ Harm Minimisation certificates, gaming machine knowledge and experience required with 3+ years running bars. Send CV to contact@hospobros.co.nz

APPRENTICE CARPENTER LOOKING for work. Two years' experience. Hard-working, punctual and eye for detail. Will consider labouring also. Phone Joe 0273 092 052.

MUSIC LESSONS AVAILABLE on piano, keyboard, flute, singing. Classically Music is taking enrolments for Term 4. For all enquiries phone Ann-Marie on 0211 197 811 or www.classicallymusic.co.nz

FOR RENT - 2 BEDROOM FURNISHED studio flat available on shared property on Aubrey Rd, Albert Town. Would suit single or professional couple. Heat pump, Internet, and Sky TV. No pets. $250 per week + power. Rent negotiable in exchange for child minding in main house. Please call 021 835 417.

FOR RENT: LARGE SUNNY and private 4-5 bedroom home. 2 living areas, 3 bathrooms. Log fire. Large easy care section. Semi furnished. Ideally suited for large family or couples. Available for long term rent from 11th November 2013. Phone 443 0045. www.accommodationwanaka.com

KITZ OF WANAKA - New spring/summer fashion arriving. All your favourite labels. Fresh, colourful and feminine. Kitz on Helwick. Open 7 days.

7 DAY DETOX RETREAT- This includes juice fasting, colon cleansing, detox yoga, healing and raw living food. Residential and non-residential options available. Limited spaces. For more info check out - http://alignedtolife.com/retreats/detox-retreat/ or email Christine Callanan at info@alignedtolife.com

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

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

WANAKA BOAT GROOMING. Phone 0210 2942 908.

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

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

ANNABEL LANGBEIN LOVES NORDAVIA - A Nordic Specialty Bakeshop. Annabel is a fan of our delicious handcrafted authentic Finnish dark rye bread. Small batches fresh out of our oven daily at 11.30am. Annabel also loves our Norwegian Kransekake - a delicious gluten free chewy almond cake! View our website www.nordaviabakeshop.co.nz for photographs and more information.

GARAGE SALE, SUNDAY 10AM, Artisans Studio, 56 Ardmore Street. Display stands, heaters and other bits and bobs!

WANAKA FINE ART GALLERY and Raquel Clarke are offering a Silent Auction, donation to Orphans Aid. Auction closes Wanakafest 5pm on Saturday 26th October. View Corn Poppies upstairs this weekend.

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.

DUTY MANAGER REQUIRED for busy late night cocktail bar. General Manager Certificate essential and extensive cocktail knowledge required. Must be able to work late nights and weekends. Send CV to postofficelanebars@hospobros.co.nz

IN THE PARK WITH LOCAL PRODUCE and loving it. Visit Wanaka Farmers Market on Pembroke Park every Thursday 4 – 6pm.

QUEEN BED ROOM: ALBERT TOWN welcomes quiet living, non-smoking couple short term/single long term. $190/$140 per wk, power extra. Ph Maryann 0211 101 160.

GARDEN CAR PARK SALE - Fantastic bargains on a selection of plants. Friday 18th - Sunday 20th October, Wanaka Mitre 10.

SMALL UNIT AVAILABLE for rent from now until 20th Dec. Suitable for 2 people, everything supplied. $300 per week, includes weekly clean, sheet change and power. Call or text 0272 573 000.

COMMISSION SALES PERSON REQUIRED for 10 day job to sell raffle tickets for cancer trust. Must be 18 yrs or over, honest and prepared to work Labour Weekend and early evenings. Contact stew@canlive.org or 443 4168.

BUILDER, LICENSED. Available for small jobs. Phone 443 6242 or 0211 610 062.

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.

CHAPTER5: JUST ARRIVED Betty Basics. T's, miniskirts, cardies and maxis from $29.90. Great colours. Chapter5 in the Pembroke Mall.

BULLOCK BAR PARTY. Come watch the mighty Blacks smash those dirty Aussies on our home ground. To celebrate party with the Hard Yards straight after the game. See you at the Bully!

RUBY RIDGE TROLLEY DERBY – Saturday 26 October at 11.00am as part of Willowridge Wanakafest. Bring your trolley, gloves and helmet to Ruby Ridge and have some fun. Racing rules available at www.willowridge.co.nz

1977 FERNWARE CARAVAN 22ft for sale, good condition. Queen bed base, shower, full fridge/freezer, awning good condition. $15,000. Steve Booth 0274 128 082.

CHALLENGE WANAKA IS SEEKING homestays for visiting international pro athletes. If you are able to host an athlete during the event in January please email: event@challenge-wanaka.com. Many thanks.

RIMU DINING TABLE: hand crafted, David Thurston with six rod iron/wicker chairs. Phone 443 1196.

BEANIE CAFE - Treat yourself to breakfast. Try our Beanie Eggs Bene.

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.

BOUNCEY CASTLE BOOKINGS essential if you need it between 15th November to 20th January. Phone Rich 0272 429 622 or 443 6640.

FIVE LITTLE MONKEYS BOUNCING on a bed, one became hungry and was well fed. Wanaka's Farmers Market 4pm Thursday's Pembroke Park.

THE LITTLE SHOP WILL BE CLOSED FROM Oct 18th - Nov 3rd. We apologise for this inconvenience but assure you when we re-open with a new front entrance, beautiful windows and lots of new stock - all your Christmas problems will be solved! We'll miss you, see you soon in our beautiful, fresh shop.

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.

TWO SINGLE BEDS WANTED for holiday house. Please phone 03 202 5329 or 021 997 222

FREE ANZ BUSINESS BANKING WORKSHOP. A workshop designed to help guide you through the process of establishing a clear strategic direction for your business. All welcome. Drinks + Nibbles provided. Thursday 24th October 9am to 12 noon. Contact James on 443 9603 to register.

TROLLEY DERBY – IT'S TIME TO get your trolley ready to enter the Ruby Ridge Trolley Derby which takes place Saturday 26 October at 11.00am as part of Willowridge Wanakafest. Racing Rules available at www.willowridge.co.nz

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

ACOUSTIC MUSIC THIS WEEK at Opium from 9pm is Robbie on Wednesday and Mike Kennedy on Thursday. Then Sunday we have the legendary open mic/jam night. Any musos out there, whether experienced or total newcomers, are welcome to come and join the action! $5 all drinks all night all week, boom!

ZUMBA IN THE MORNINGS with Rachel Erichsen. Energize your day with easy to follow dance moves. Feel great while you get in shape! Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 9.15am Dance Out Loud Studio, 249 Riverbank Road. 10 dollars per class Just come along.

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

BULLOCK BAR BOXING – Beef, beer and blood. Live Sky Sport on Wednesday 23rd. Come for a steak, grab a jug and watch "Sugar Shane Mosely" bash Mundine. See you at the Bully!

GIVEAWAY TIME AT GIN AND RASPBERRY. We have a beautiful summer ladies bike to give away courtesy of Cointreau. All you have to do to enter is try our new Cointreau Mojito. Easily the most delicious competition entry you will have this year!

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.

QUALIFIED PHARMACIST REQUIRED to work part time hours at Wanacare Pharmacy at the Wanaka Lakes Health Centre. This is a maternity cover position. To join our very friendly team of staff contact Ian on 03 443 5290 or email info@wanacarepharmacy.co.nz

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

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT Upper Clutha! I look forward to representing you on the Queenstown Lakes District Council and Wanaka Community Board. Please join me (Ella Lawton) for celebratory drinks at Kai Whakapai Cafe on Friday 18th between 5 - 6.30pm.

KAHU YOUTH ARE KICKING OFF Wanakafest with our famous street parade. The theme this year is 'Neon' and there's still room for more floats, and not to forget the cardboard boat race Sunday morning. Come and join in the fun and register. Contact us on 443 5880, kahu.youth@xtra.co.nz or F/B Kahu Youth Upper Clutha. 

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.

CLEANER AVAILABLE. $25 per hour. Will do your cleaning for you. Call/text 0211 230 743.

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

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.

CHRISTMAS 2013 HANDCRAFTED GINGERBREAD HOUSES. Order your Swedish gingerbread house now! Have a delicious and unique Nordic/Scandinavian Christmas this year! Limited edition available and made to order. Exclusive to Nordavia - A Nordic Specialty Bakeshop. Don't miss out - orders are filling fast! View our website www.nordaviabakeshop.co.nz for more information and how to order. Phone 03 443 5475.

FOR SALE: FRIDGE FREEZER 225L, 75L $200. Bar fridge $150. Phone 443 7522.

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON. Angel and Dancoly Christmas packs have arrived. Great gifts. Phone 443 5898.

THE PEOPLE'S BREAD. We stonegrind the finest organic wheat, rye and spelt available to make authentic and nutritious wholegrain sourdough breads with beautiful flavour and wonderful health benefits. We deliver direct to you wherever you are in the Wanaka/Hawea precincts via our convenient and free delivery service and are at the Wanaka Farmer's Market every Thursday outside on Pembroke Park where you can sample. Our bread is available daily from selected stores. For more info and orders go to www.thepeoplesbread.co.nz or phone 0212 653 753. Find The People's Bread on Facebook to read feedback from some of our very happy customers.

20FT INSULATED CONTAINER for sale or rent. Phone 0274 507 616 or 443 6490.

DOG SITTER REQUIRED 22nd November - 4th December. Comfortable farm house. 2 dogs, 15 minutes from town. Phone 021 775 852 or email: margjeff@hotmail.com

SITUATIONS VACANT: Caltex Wanaka has a 6 month position available. Applicants must be customer focused and able to work a variety of shifts including weekends. Email CV to: caltexwanaka@xtra.co.nz

WANTED TO BUY SHIPPING CONTAINER - 20ft shipping container wanted. To be used for storage, needs to be watertight. Contact: Geof 03 440 0183 or geof@cmlaw.co.nz

HOLIDAY RENTAL WANTED: In Wanaka by careful family for approximately 7 nights from January 3rd. Sleep 6. Email helen@ping.net.nz

GARAGE SALE, 154 CARDRONA VALLEY ROAD, Saturday 19th October. For sale 4 ewes, all with twin lambs and two wethers. Phone 0274 455 168.

LAWNS ARE GROWING. Please call us at Moraine Mowing & Maintenance if you require your lawns mowed. Ride-on or small mower options for large or small lawns. Quotes available. Call 0275 226 963. 

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

THE LANDING HAS 2 FOR 1 MAINS 5 - 7pm. Mention when booking. Ph 443 5099.

TIP TOP HIP HOP STARTS this Friday at Opium with DJ JDiggah and guests, with tasty flavours and all your favourite toppings from classic to extra fruity! $5 drinks all night for all you superstylin' B boys and B girls! 

GRAND MERCURE OAKRIDGE RESORT is looking for a public area cleaner to join our team, minimum of 30 hours. Please apply at: info@oakridge.co.nz

FLATMATE WANTED! 2 friendly local females looking for easy-going flatmate to share an awesome house with views in rural setting.10min walk to town. Must be clean and like dogs. No party animals please. Text 0274 087 007.

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.

FOR RENT: 2 BEDROOM APARTMENT, fully furnished, close to the town centre. Double glazed and under floor heating. Has satellite TV and a communal spa and sauna for tenant's use. Off street parking and lock up. Close to local gym. Available now for rent. Phone 443 0045. www.accommodationwanaka.com 

GETTING MARRIED? Want a personalized wedding dance to suit your abilities and personalities? Rachel Erichsen, Dance Teacher & Choreographer can create a dance for you as a couple or for the entire wedding party. Contact Rachel 021 915 573. Check out her website www.erichsenrachel.wix.com/danceoutloud

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.

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

REGULAR PART-TIMER REQUIRED For a minimum of 2 hours per day for product assembly and administrative work at Tallon Systems, 21 Gordon Road. Apply by email to accounts@tallonsystems.com by 21st Oct 2013.

HALLOWEEN COSTUMES available for hire from Hoopla in Lake Hawea. First in best dressed! Also props and decorating materials if you're hosting the party! Open by appointment, ph Sharon 443 6711 a/h.

BETTYS LIQUOR STORE legendary Labour weekend sale. Up to 50% off all wines. Thursday 24th to Monday 28th October. While stocks last, no further loyalty discounts apply. 33 Ardmore St, Wanaka. 

GALLERY33. NEW JEWELLERY has arrived by: Kate Alterio, Ann Culy and Elfi Spiewack, come on in and check it out! www.gallery33.co.nz

IN THE PARK WITH LOCAL PRODUCE and loving it. Visit Wanaka Farmers Market on Pembroke Park every Thursday 4 – 6pm.

FREE PORK ROLLS ARE BACK at the Water Bar. Every Friday from 5pm to 7pm locals shout with daily happy hour from 5.30 to 6.30pm drinks from $3.50 to $6.

TEEN YOGA CLASSES NOW AT Hot Yoga Fusion in the Spencer House Mall. Come along for great strength building, increased flexibility and stress relieving poses. For days and times please contact Shannon on 0210 2972 705.

SUBARU LEGACY GRAND WAGON 1995 for sale. Good runner. Warrant and rego until Feb 2014. $2500 ono. Great buy! Phone 0210 8384 365.

RENTAL WANTED - 2-5 BEDROOMS. Must have at least a double garage. Long term. Phone 0226 975 875.

BEAUTIFUL SCHIST COTTAGE, great views, furnished, 12 mins drive from Wanaka, 1 double bed, 6 month let minimum. $280pw. Ph 03 443 1984.

THE HALLOWEEN JELLY WRESTLING TOURNAMENT is officially at Opium Friday 1st Nov!! That's right, fancy dress jelly wrestling in our Halloween themed pool!  Prizes for all competitors, DJs all night from 10pm. To register pop into the bar, open to boys and girls. Get your jelly on!

SASANOKI'S JAPANESE OF THE WEEK: "ikimasu" (eat-key-must) meaning "we're going". We are off to Cromwell this Saturday, which is why Sasanoki is closed this Saturday evening. Our apologies for any inconveniences. 

DUBLIN BAY POTTERY - JILL'S WOOLS. Awesome display of locally made pottery, woollens, art, jewellery. Look for the pottery sign on highway to Lake Hawea, 3kms down beautiful Dublin Bay Road. Hours 10am - 4.30pm week days. Phone 443 1158.

THE SUNDAY CRAFT MARKETS start again at Labour Weekend. Market Corner, Pembroke Park. If you would like a stall call Susan 443 7906 or email: sundaymarkets@hotmail.com

WANAKA WASTEBUSTERS would like to thank you for your kind donations, especially the wave of goods we've received this month. Your generosity helps us to keep working for our community and the environment, and we really appreciate it. 

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

BEANIE CAFE - Vegetarians unite.

COMMISSION SALES PERSON REQUIRED for 10 day job to sell raffle tickets for cancer trust. Must be 18 yrs or over, honest and prepared to work Labour Weekend and early evenings. Contact stew@canlive.org or 443 4168.

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.

MASSAGE THERAPY - Sports, deep tissue, relaxation massage. Treatment work, stress relief. Ursula Krebs, Dipl. Massage Therapist CH/NZ. Phone 0276 602 271. (Away from 10th October - 9th November.)

ALL BLACKS V AUSTRALIA - Live at Lake Bar this Saturday night, book your table. Monteiths & Speights, Sunday arvo Sirloin $15 - plus every day lunch and dinner specials. Try our Wanakafest Signature Dish of Cardrona Merino. Kids TV. Ph 443 2920.

WANTED TO RENT: 4 BEDROOM HOUSE in Wanaka or Albert Town. Prefer unfurnished, newish. Long term from 1st November. Reliable, professional couple, no pets, no kids, non-smokers, keen gardeners, sold own home. Wanaka residents for 18 years. Phone John 0274 368 717 or Hetty 0272 101 112.

THE MODERN-DAY CITY OF Wichita was founded in 1863 and began as a trading post on the Chisholm Trail. It subsequently became a key destination for cattle drives travelling north from Texas to access railroads, earning it the nickname "Cowtown". The site has served as a trading centre and meeting place for nomadic hunting people for at least 11,000 years. Human habitation in the Wichita area has been dated, in archaeological digs, as far back as 3,000 B.C. The Messenger is available in Wichita on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

FREE ANZ BUSINESS BANKING WORKSHOP. A workshop designed to help guide you through the process of establishing a clear strategic direction for your business. All welcome. Drinks + Nibbles provided. Thursday 24th October 9am to 12 noon. Contact James on 443 9603 to register.

SILENT AUCTION - DONATION to Orphans Aid and Wanakafest. Bidding begins at Passion for Fashion evening, but viewing from this week at Wanaka Fine Art Gallery. Upstairs 4 Helwick St. Come check out Raquel's new Corn Poppies.

STEAK, STEAK, STEAK, STEAK. The best steak in Wanaka, guaranteed, Bullock Bar Grill 7 nights, no bull! See you at the Bully!

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN – KARAOKE night this Friday 18th October.

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

BOOK YOUR TRANSPORT to Cromwell Races with Yello! Either email info@yello.co.nz or call 0800 443 5555.

FREE LES MILLS GROUP FITNESS classes at ProActive until November 10th. Come in now and take advantage of this amazing offer to get incredible results in time for summer. Call now to receive your free class membership. ProActive Health & Fitness, 17 Plantation Rd, ph 443 6500.

RUBY RIDGE TROLLEY DERBY – Saturday 26 October at 11.00am as part of Willowridge Wanakafest. Bring your trolley, gloves and helmet to Ruby Ridge and have some fun. Racing rules available at www.willowridge.co.nz

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

HAWEA PHYSIOTHERAPY AND PILATES We provide an excellent physiotherapy service spending the time with you that you need. With over 20 years' of experience specializing in work and sports injuries plus women's health. A Pilates program is the perfect way to rehabilitate your body post injury or provide the extra strength/flexibility your body needs to keep away those aches and pains. ACC registered. Call 443 7113 or 0212 451 904. www.haweaphysiotherapy.co.nz

LAKE WANAKA SOUNZ can't wait to check out local and ex-local musicians Martine Harding, Danny Fairley, Fabian Shaw, Andrew Wilson and Riki Gooch at Rippon Festival Feb 1st 2014. Tickets available at Gusto, i-Site and Ticketek.

CHALLENGE WANAKA IS SEEKING homestays for visiting international pro athletes. If you are able to host an athlete during the event in January please email: event@challenge-wanaka.com. Many thanks.

PAINTER AVAILABLE. No job too big or too small. Phone Ben 0204 0133 350.

GARDEN CAR PARK SALE - Fantastic bargains on a selection of plants. Friday 18th - Sunday 20th October, Wanaka 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.

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

WANAKA ARTS SOCIETY EXHIBITION: Labour Weekend at Albert Town Tavern Function Centre, 20 Alison Ave, Albert Town. Opening night 7pm Friday, 25th October. Open daily, Saturday and Sunday 10am till 6pm, Monday, 10am till 3.30pm.

NEED NEW TYRES for the mountain or road bike? Continental tyres from $39, Michelin road tyres from $49. Only at the Bike Lounge, 12 Frederick St, Wanaka.

BLEDISLOE CUP AT URBAN GRIND BAR Saturday. Craft beer on tap. Happy hour, 2 for 1 pizza until 6pm.

IF YOU VALUE YOUR TREES, you can trust Tree Tamers! Local owner operated business since 2003, council approved arborists. Great testimonials on our website. Free quote from Milo 03 443 6454 or www.treetamers.co.nz

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

WANAHOOP? 4 WEEK BEGINNERS hulahoop workshops by FantailHoops starting October 22nd at Proactive Gym, Wanaka. Tuesdays or Wednesdays 6.30 - 8pm. Strengthen your core and learn a new skill for summer fun. $75 plus your hoop purchase. Contact Jo Day for more information, fantailhoops9382@gmail.com or 0210 8289 987.

EMPLOYMENT WANTED BY LOCAL woman. Reliable, honest, self-motivated, capable, caring for people, animals, plants, gardens, homes, businesses, earth. Phone 0211 610 084 or 03 443 8673.

BULLOCK BAR FRIDAY NIGHT. Come catch up with your mates over a cold glass jug of beer. 6 o'clock Lions meat raffles and new this week free spit roast lamb sandwich. See you at the Bully!

INTERESTED IN FILM MAKING? We have a brand new workshop facilitated by Ryan Larraman (filmmaker and vision coach) starting 24th Oct for all youths 14yrs +. It will run for 5 weeks and includes everything from pre-production to post-production. Only $50 and 6 places available so be quick to book. Contact us on 443 5880, kahu.youth@xtra.co.nz or F/B Kahu Youth Upper Clutha.  

FOR SALE: 100 YEAR OLD GREEK ceramic oil urn. 1 metre high approx x 70cm wide. Phone 0210 2833 043.

TARIN IS NOW WORKING FROM home! For a cut, colour or both please phone 443 5891 or 0211 059 759.

THE HEATHER GARDEN OPEN 10am - 4pm, 321 Beacon Point Road. Walk anywhere. See Rhododendrons in back section. $5 entrance fee. Honesty tin on the driveway.

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

THE LANDING HAS LIVE JAZZ - 6.30 - 8.30pm Wednesday.

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.

YOUR WAIT IS NEARLY OVER! The Sunday Craft Markets start again Labour Weekend. Pembroke Park's Market Corner.

LANDSCAPE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION for new builds or garden make-overs. 20+years' experience. Reliable, professional, competitive rates. Dave Spedding (Dip Hort) 021 707 481 or 443 2721.

$$ 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 Facebook to see our latest promotions and offers.

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

WANAKA ART CENTRE AGM. 5.30pm at the Centre, 23rd October. We encourage all users to attend! Apologies by 18th October to 443 1416.

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

KITZ OF WANAKA - For all your cooking and entertaining needs. From table to bake-ware, drink-ware to tea-towels for quality and design.

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

NO LOYALTY PROGRAMS at the Bike Lounge, just the best priced bikes and accessories in New Zealand all the time! Spec-for-spec our bikes will not be beaten for value or price. Ridden in the Tour de France and by World Mountain Bike Champions - come and check out the range this Friday and Saturday morning at the Bike Lounge, 12 Frederick St, Wanaka.

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

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

LOCAL HONEY, PRESERVES, wine, cheese, bread, eggs and more at the Wanaka Farmers Market every Thursday from 4pm Pembroke Park.

LIKE THE RUSH, BUT NOT the fuss? $10 bacon, eggs and hashbrowns. All day breakfast $18. Hondy's on Reece.

CENTRAL LAKES MOTORCYCLES. Bike sales. All brands, parts, servicing, gear accessories, training days all levels. Adventure rides, track days. Matt Edgar 0274 134 406, 443 6624 or racerx187@hotmail.com

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON are delighted to advise that Sharalee will be back at the salon on Wednesdays, beginning 6th November through to Christmas. Phone 443 5898.

FREE RANGE HENS FOR SALE - Brown Shavers $7.00 each. Phone 021 353 808.

NEW TO TOWN? Modern affordable studio flat on Stone St. Available now for up to 3 months. Fully furnished and self-contained, everything included, linen, crockery etc. Single person only. Deposit required. $180 p/w + electricity. Free Wi-Fi. Phone 0211 619 334.

LAST CHANCE TO BOOK in for Donna Demente workshop. This Friday, Saturday and Sunday at Mt Aspiring College. Fantastic mask-making with this famous Oamaru artist. Call Kim 0274 061 540.

HEAR CLIMATE SCIENTIST JIM SALINGER talk about his new book "Living in a Warmer World". Find out what is happening to the Southern Alps glaciers and the latest evidence on climate change. Monday 4th Nov, 7.30pm at Lake Wanaka Centre. Gold coin donation.

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

ZUMBA FITNESS® CLASSES IN TOWN! It's dance, it's fitness and it's fun! Right in town, only 5 mins 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!

KT SIGHTSEEING & TAXIS Wanakafest is coming, Travel with us and get rewarded. Phone 0800 272 700 or go to our website at www.ktsightseeing.co.nz GenieWallet cards accepted.

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

PLANT CAR PARK SALE - A huge selection of exciting plants on sale. Wanaka Mitre 10. Friday 18th - Sunday 20th October.

SECTION 1000M2 FOR SALE, Riverside Park, Albert Town - awesome unobstructed panoramic views, end section on cul-de-sac (Quinnat St). Private Sale - Ph: 0211 347 290.

CLIMBING SEASON IS HERE! Get the new Black Diamond Mission50 harness. Available as a demo so try before buy. Only at MTOutdoors. 

FURNITURE TRUCK DEPARTING CENTRAL OTAGO every Friday to Christchurch and North Canterbury available for household removals and smaller consignments. Please call 03 3126915 - text 0274 610 035 - email cbkelly@xtra.co.nz for an obligation free quote.

PROFESSIONAL GOLF COACHING. Back in Central is Peter Smith, now resident Director of Golf at Cromwell Golf Club. Come and improve your golf game on your own or with a friend. Contact Peter on 03 445 0165 or 0274 450 160.

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.

PROFESSIONAL COUPLE, daughter and outside dog looking for long term rental. Prefer unfurnished 3+ bedroom, double garage home in Wanaka township from mid-November. Phone Barbara on 443 4375 (evenings) or 0274 310 870 to discuss.

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

PURE NEWS: It's official, body hair spoils all the fun. Visit Pure Skin Therapy and a trained Intense Pulse Light Therapist (IPL) will advise you on a programme ready for you to enjoy the summer hair free. IPL at 32 Warren Street or ph 443 5969. "Where your concerns are our secret". 

BULLOCK BAR BOXING – Beef, beer and blood. Live Sky Sport on Wednesday 23rd. Come for a steak, grab a jug and watch "Sugar Shane Mosely" bash Mundine. See you at the Bully!

MOVIE PRE-RELEASE - Beyond The Edge - Fundraiser for Kahu Youth and the Wanaka Cliffhangers Climbing Club. Thurs 17 Oct 6.30pm - 8.30pm at Cinema Paradiso is sold out. Thanks from Adventure Consultants, Cinema Paradiso, the New Zealand Alpine Club, we look forward to seeing you there! Beyond The Edge in 3D general release is coming soon.

NEED TO WORK, SHOP OR PLAY after 3pm? Wanaka After School Programme (WASP) is now an OSCAR accredited service. WASP staff collect your child from school (Holy Family & Wanaka Primary) and provide a fun and varied programme of activities from 3pm – 5.30pm. Each session costs $15 (WINZ subsidies may be available). Enrolments taken for permanent, casual and one-off places. Please contact WASP on 021 AT WASP 1 (0212 892 771) or email waspwanaka@gmail.com

WORK WANTED: Admin or part time entry into property management. Experience with Xero, MYOB, Xcel, Ace Payroll. Mon-Fri, 20-30 hours per wk. Must be flexible over school holidays. Call Toni 0211 789 773 or email tonilc@hotmail.com for a copy of my CV.

YEAR OLD FREE RANGE HENS for sale - Brown Shavers $7.00 each. Phone 021 353 808.

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

APPRENTICE CARPENTER LOOKING for work. Two years' experience. Hard-working, punctual and eye for detail. Will consider labouring also. Phone Joe 0273 092 052.

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

BUILDERS! GET YOUR BUSINESS ahead with a custom-designed website by Weka Web. Call Amy 0204 0153 678, info@wekaweb.co.nz or www.wekaweb.co.nz

THE ALPHA CLUB (INC) HOUSE TOUR RAFFLE RESULTS: 1st prize Sue Templeton - grocery hamper bonanza. 2nd prize Fay Driver - adults gardening kit. 3rd prize Margaret Newall - wheelbarrow full of children's learn to garden items. 4th prize Lynne Fegan - basket of coffee and chocolate treats.

PERSONAL LOCATOR BEACONS – PLBs or EPIRBs at MTOutdoors. Useful in a myriad of situations - the bush, mountains or on the lake. www.mtoutdoors.co.nz

REJUVENATE SPRING CLEANSE PROGRAMME. Tired, achy, stressed or just a general unhealthy feeling? Join me for a 21 day deeply nourishing and fully guided cleanse that will profoundly assist your body's natural detoxification process, boost your immunity, renew your gut health, increase energy and clarity of mind as well as teaching you how to better support and nourish yourself and your family all year round. For more info contact Christine Callanan at info@alignedtolife.com

WINGS WEDNESDAY - 50cent wings - BBQ, chilli soy, sweet chilli, every Wednesday at Mint Bar. All drinks $5 to wash them down with.

FOR RENT - 2 BEDROOM, open plan, furnished, converted classroom available in Albert Town (minimum 12 months) on shared property. Heat pump, log burner. 2 mins from Clutha River. Close to Deans Bank and other mountain bike tracks. Would suit single or professional couple (not suitable for children). No pets. $260 per week + power and gas. Call (no texts please) 0272 265 343 or email big.sky@xtra.co.nz for pics. 

PURE NEWS: It's official, body hair spoils all the fun. Visit Pure Skin Therapy and a trained Intense Pulse Light Therapist (IPL) will advise you on a programme ready for you to enjoy the summer hair free. IPL at 32 Warren Street or ph 443 5969. "Where your concerns are our secret". 

QUALIFIED PHARMACIST REQUIRED to work part time hours at Wanacare Pharmacy at the Wanaka Lakes Health Centre. This is a maternity cover position. To join our very friendly team of staff contact Ian on 03 443 5290 or email info@wanacarepharmacy.co.nz

FOR SALE: BIKE RACK, ideal for 4x4, fits to ball hitch, takes 4 bikes, NZ made $140. 4X4 Tyre Bridgestone Dueller 7mm tread, 16 x 265 x 70 $80. Contact Simon 0210 584 263.

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   

ACOUSTIC MUSIC THIS WEEK at Opium from 9pm is Robbie on Wednesday and Mike Kennedy on Thursday. Then Sunday we have the legendary open mic/jam night. Any musos out there, whether experienced or total newcomers, are welcome to come and join the action! $5 all drinks all night all week, boom!

GO GUTTERMAN GO! He's here, he's there, he's everywhere! Spring clean. Let's clean those gutters out now. Phone 443 6864 or 0277 585 680.

THE SUNDAY CRAFT MARKETS start again at Labour Weekend. Market Corner, Pembroke Park. If you would like a stall call Susan 443 7906 or email: sundaymarkets@hotmail.com

MASSAGE, STRUCTURAL INTEGRATION, Chi Nei Tsang (abdominal massage for digestive health) and Auric Magnetic Healing available. Email Christine@christinecallanan.com or phone 0276 936 300 for appointments.

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

THE ALPHA CLUB (INC) HOUSE TOUR RAFFLE RESULTS: 1st prize Sue Templeton - grocery hamper bonanza. 2nd prize Fay Driver - adults gardening kit. 3rd prize Margaret Newall - wheelbarrow full of children's learn to garden items. 4th prize Lynne Fegan - basket of coffee and chocolate treats.

BUILDER REQUIRED FOR IMMEDIATE start. Must be able to read a plan and work confidently on their own. Must also have own tools and transport. If this sounds like you phone 0274 454 779.

CROMWELL RACES – CHRISTMAS PARTY MARQUEE! Join in the fun at the races by booking a ticket or ten into the Christmas Party Marquee (which is being run as a fundraiser for Upper Clutha Rugby Club Juniors) at the Cromwell Races on December 1. Ticket includes: admission to the course and the exclusive tent, reserved seating, BBQ lunch, discounted bar, prizes, giveaways and tips from the man-in-the-know. The ideal Christmas party. $70pp or $300 for table of 5. Book on-line at Wingatui.co.nz or call Andre from the Otago Racing Club on 0272 423 767 for more information.

THE LANDING HAS 2 FOR 1 MAINS 5 - 7pm. Mention when booking. Ph 443 5099.

WANAKA ARTS SOCIETY EXHIBITION: Labour Weekend at Albert Town Tavern Function Centre, 20 Alison Ave, Albert Town. Opening night 7pm Friday, 25th October. Open daily, Saturday and Sunday 10am till 6pm, Monday, 10am till 3.30pm.

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

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.

MONTH LONG FITNESS EXTRAVAGANZA - Les Mills Classes free at ProActive until November 10th. Achieve your health and fitness goals with our world class instructors, and have fun doing it! Check out our timetable for more details at http://proactivewanaka.com/group-fitness/timetable/. Don't miss out! ProActive Health & Fitness, 17 Plantation Rd, ph 443 6500.

ZUMBA IN THE MORNINGS with Rachel Erichsen. Energize your day with easy to follow dance moves. Feel great while you get in shape! Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 9.15am Dance Out Loud Studio, 249 Riverbank Road. 10 dollars per class Just come along.

EXCELLENT BICYCLE SERVICING AND SALES. With a reputation for attention to detail and getting the job done right the first time, Doug Hamilton runs Black Peak Cycles from Hawea Flat. A self-confessed bike geek he has over 20 years of experience in the biking industry keeping on top of new developments, providing you with the ultimate ride experience. Looking for a new bike? Doug specializes in fitting the right bike to the right person, choose from Commencal, Intense and BH bikes, call Doug on 0274 347 212. www.blackpeakcyces.com

WANAKA GOLF CLUB - NOTICE OF AGM, Wed 20th November 2013 at 7.30pm at the clubrooms. Notices of motion and nominations must be lodged with Kim Badger, by 5pm 5th November 2013 to: PO Box 182, Wanaka.

FLATMATE WANTED for sweet house. Furnished. $110pw. Preferably 25+ working male. Available now 021 703 225.

FOUND FISHING ROD - Please phone 443 1158.

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

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

FOR RENT: LOOKING FOR THE PERFECT neat and tidy single person or couple to rent our fully furnished apartment. No smoking, no pets. Carport, deck, 2 bedrooms, 1 bath (with tub). Heat pump, double glazed windows. In town. $240 p/w plus utilities. Available December 1 – March 31. Bond required. References and proof of employment necessary. Call 443 1286 or text 0210 302 901.

FOUR RUGBY TEST TICKETS - NZ v Australia, Dunedin Sat 18th October. Two large wooden cart wheels $300 each. 12ft trampoline nets, pads and ladder, cheap $250. Phone 0274 605 748.

FRED AT ACTIVE ELECTRO for all your electrical needs. Call now for great specials on heat pumps, solar systems and home security. Phone 443 4065 or 0275 543 203.

MELBOURNE CUP 5TH NOVEMBER at Lone Star in support of Coastguard. Tickets $20 from Bettys Liquor, Video Ezy, Structure for Men.

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

BEANIE CAFE - looking for a seafood twist? Try our smoky seafood stew.

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

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

FOR RENT - 2 BEDROOM, open plan, furnished, converted classroom available in Albert Town (minimum 12 months) on shared property. Heat pump, log burner. 2 mins from Clutha River. Close to Deans Bank and other mountain bike tracks. Would suit single or professional couple (not suitable for children). No pets. $260 per week + power and gas. Call (no texts please) 0272 265 343 or email big.sky@xtra.co.nz for pics. 

WANA-HAND? WANA-DAY TO yourself? Wana-earn back some of your precious time? Able to support you with regular childcare, homework, meal preparation, housekeeping, etc. In fact 'Mrs Doubtfires', two reliable sisters, will do what you-wana! Contact Paul 0272 010 474 or Jill 0274 432 304 for a chat now.

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

LIKE THE RUSH, BUT NOT the fuss? $10 bacon, eggs and hashbrowns. All day breakfast $18. Hondy's on Reece.

STEAK, STEAK, STEAK, STEAK. The best steak in Wanaka, guaranteed, Bullock Bar Grill 7 nights, no bull! See you at the Bully!

SECTION 1000M2 FOR SALE, Riverside Park, Albert Town - awesome unobstructed panoramic views, end section on cul-de-sac (Quinnat St). Private Sale - Ph: 0211 347 290.

FIVE LITTLE MONKEYS BOUNCING on a bed, one became hungry and was well fed. Wanaka's Farmers Market 4pm Thursday's Pembroke Park.

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

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON. Angel and Dancoly Christmas packs have arrived. Great gifts. Phone 443 5898.

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.

SMITHS CITY HAVE one full time and one part time vacancy. If you have what it takes to be a successful part of the sales team then drop your CV off to the store. Applications close Friday 18 October.

1977 FERNWARE CARAVAN 22ft for sale, good condition. Queen bed base, shower, full fridge/freezer, awning good condition. $15,000. Steve Booth 0274 128 082.

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

MACROCARPA FENCES AND GATES made locally by experienced fencing contractor to suit your individual needs. Stonescapes. Phone 0210 2576 201.

FREE PORK ROLLS ARE BACK at the Water Bar. Every Friday from 5pm to 7pm locals shout with daily happy hour from 5.30 to 6.30pm drinks from $3.50 to $6.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT Upper Clutha! I look forward to representing you on the Queenstown Lakes District Council and Wanaka Community Board. Please join me (Ella Lawton) for celebratory drinks at Kai Whakapai Cafe on Friday 18th between 5 - 6.30pm.

LAST CHANCE TO BOOK in for Donna Demente workshop. This Friday, Saturday and Sunday at Mt Aspiring College. Fantastic mask-making with this famous Oamaru artist. Call Kim 0274 061 540.

'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.

DANCE TRAINING CLASS WITH RACHEL ERICHSEN. A 90 minute class of jazz, hip hop and contemporary along with dance technique, strength drills and stretching. Tuesdays from Oct 22nd 9yrs - 12yrs 4pm - 5.30pm, 13yrs - 18yrs 5.30 - 7pm. For more info or to register www.erichsenrachel.wix.com/danceoutloud erichsen.rachel@gmail.com or ring/txt 021 915 573. Taking interest from adults that love to dance or have danced in the past to form a similar dance training class for adults only.

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.

BULLOCK BAR PARTY. Come watch the mighty Blacks smash those dirty Aussies on our home ground. To celebrate party with the Hard Yards straight after the game. See you at the Bully!

DAYLIGHT SAVINGS SPECIALS at the Bike Lounge. 50% off all 2013 Bikes!! 2200 Lumen bike lights now just $199!! 25% off all triathlon clothing!! Come and check out the range this Friday and Saturday morning at the Bike Lounge, 12 Frederick St, Wanaka.

BULLOCK BAR FRIDAY NIGHT. Come catch up with your mates over a cold glass jug of beer. 6 o'clock Lions meat raffles and new this week free spit roast lamb sandwich. See you at the Bully!

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.

LAVENDER PLANTS FOR SALE. Add some colour to your garden with our many varieties. Call Tim Zeestraten at Wanaka Lavender farm.

TROLLEY DERBY – IT'S TIME TO get your trolley ready to enter the Ruby Ridge Trolley Derby which takes place Saturday 26 October at 11.00am as part of Willowridge Wanakafest. Racing Rules available at www.willowridge.co.nz

KITZ OF WANAKA - New spring/summer fashion arriving. All your favourite labels. Fresh, colourful and feminine. Kitz on Helwick. Open 7 days.

WHEELS TO DUNSTAN CHARITABLE TRUST AGM. 9am Thursday, 22nd October in the boardroom at Community Networks Wanaka, 73 Brownston Street.

LANDSCAPE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION for new builds or garden make-overs. 20+years' experience. Reliable, professional, competitive rates. Dave Spedding (Dip Hort) 021 707 481 or 443 2721.

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.

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

KAHU YOUTH ARE KICKING OFF Wanakafest with our famous street parade. The theme this year is 'Neon' and there's still room for more floats, and not to forget the cardboard boat race Sunday morning. Come and join in the fun and register. Contact us on 443 5880, kahu.youth@xtra.co.nz or F/B Kahu Youth Upper Clutha. 

NEED NEW TYRES for the mountain or road bike? Continental tyres from $39, Michelin road tyres from $49. Only at the Bike Lounge, 12 Frederick St, Wanaka.

FOR RENT - fully self-contained furnished sleep out. Mature tenants only. Small pets welcome. $190 single, $250 double. Power and gas included. Phone or text 0210 625 745.

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

LONG TERM RENTAL NEEDED for myself (Pip) and my son coming back to Wanaka after 3 years away in Dunedin. 2 or 3 bedrm wanted with log burner, nothing fancy, basic cosy cottage or wee crib will do. I will look after as if my own (I have been a home owner before). I need to find a place by 5th Dec. Please phone Pip Graham on 0275 551 398.

RECYCLED KAURI FLOORING. Limited quantities, skimmed T&G. Ready for use. Phone Russell 0274 157 438.

WICHITA IS MENTIONED IN THE SONGS "Wichita Skyline" by Shawn Colvin, "Seven Nation Army" by The White Stripes, and the song, "Captain Bobby Stout" by local musician Jerry Hahn. Glen Campbell's "Wichita Lineman", written by Jimmy Webb, peaked at No 1 on Billboard's country singles chart and at No 3 on the pop chart in 1968. The Messenger is available in Wichita on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

GIN AND RASPBERRY ARE ON THE HUNT for musicians (especially pianists!) If you are interested in being involved with regular live music opportunities just call in to see us or email your details to: ginandraspberry@gmail.com

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 HALLOWEEN JELLY WRESTLING TOURNAMENT is officially at Opium Friday 1st Nov!! That's right, fancy dress jelly wrestling in our Halloween themed pool!  Prizes for all competitors, DJs all night from 10pm. To register pop into the bar, open to boys and girls. Get your jelly on!

SUBARU LEGACY GRAND WAGON 1995 for sale. Good runner. Warrant and rego until Feb 2014. $2500 ono. Great buy! Phone 0210 8384 365.

LOCAL HONEY, PRESERVES, wine, cheese, bread, eggs and more at the Wanaka Farmers Market every Thursday from 4pm Pembroke Park.

GIN AND RASPBERRY THIS WEEK - Wednesday 5.30 - 6.30 guitarist Rob! And don't forget our pool comp starting from 7.30pm. Thursday 5.30-6.30 guitarist Robbie. Friday 5.30 singer Jay Simon. Saturday 5.30 - 6.30 Rob and Robbie will be playing together for the best in Saturday night entertainment. Cocktail hour 5-6pm every day!

SIMPLY PLUMB - CALL US for any plumbing, drain laying or maintenance jobs. No jobs is too big or too small. Email info@simplypllumb.co.nz or call Alastair 0274 995 273.

TEEN YOGA CLASSES NOW AT Hot Yoga Fusion in the Spencer House Mall. Come along for great strength building, increased flexibility and stress relieving poses. For days and times please contact Shannon on 0210 2972 705.

TO RENT: 3 BEDROOM HOUSE available short term from 21/10. $280 week. Lake Hawea. Pets ok. Phone 0212 641 209.

ALPACAS FOR SALE. Male and female and a variety of colours. Lovely pets and excellent lawn mowers. $250 ono. Phone 443 1910.

EXPERT TREE CARE - what arborists do... any tree, any size, anywhere. Phone Wanaka's owner-operated council approved professional arborists. Tree Tamers, 03 443 6454 or www.treetamers.co.nz

VIEW CORN POPPIES by Raquel Clarke at Wanaka Fine Art Gallery. Upstairs 4 Helwick St for Wanakafest Silent Auction from this weekend.

BLEDISLOE CUP AT URBAN GRIND BAR Saturday. Craft beer on tap. Happy hour, 2 for 1 pizza until 6pm.

UK EARLY-BIRD 2014 TRAVEL deals on now! This is the time to fly, as prices are at "their lowest levels in a decade". Now is the time to book your trip to the UK and Europe. Call World Travellers Wanaka mobile now on 03 443 7414, wanaka@worldtravllers.co.nz

OPIUM END OF WINTER stock clearance $5 drinks whilst stock lasts Wednesday thru Sunday.

NORTH AMERICA SALE coming soon. Register your interest now. Contact us for an appointment now. Phone Wanaka Flight Centre 03 443 4101 or email wanaka@flightcentre.co.nz

PAINTER AVAILABLE. No job too big or too small. Phone Ben 0204 0133 350.

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.

CRAFTY MARKET AT FEDERAL DINER this Sunday the 20th 10am - 2pm. Come and get yourself some handmade local crafty goodness. Heaps of new makers. Jewellery, clothes, art, photography and more. The little indie market with a big heart. 47 Helwick Street. Facebook: craftywanaka

PRISTINE STEAMING - Professional garment steaming. Specialising in bridal, bridesmaids' dresses, suits, ball and evening gowns. Contact Neda 0211 612 885. Pristinesteaming@gmail.com

SELF CONTAINED STUDIO IN Lake Hawea available for rent. Furnished. $130 p/w single, $150 p/w couple. Or short term for Labour Weekend $80 per night. Ph Sharon 0274 665 101.

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.

CRAFT STALLS FROM WANAKA and beyond! At the Sunday Craft Market 27th October. To have a stall, call Susan 443 7906.

WOW! WANAKA TOY LIBRARY looks fabulous with our refurbishment! Huge thanks to Central Lakes Trust for their generous grant, and Searing Painting, Think Painting, Flooring Xtra, CBG Quality Construction. Come and see us, we have over 900 amazing fabulous toys! www.wanakatoylibrary.org.nz 

PROFESSIONAL COUPLE, daughter and outside dog looking for long term rental. Prefer unfurnished 3+ bedroom, double garage home in Wanaka township from mid-November. Phone Barbara on 443 4375 (evenings) or 0274 310 870 to discuss.

WICHITA IS THE LARGEST CITY in the U.S. state of Kansas and the 49th largest city in the United States. Located in south-central Kansas on the Arkansas River, Wichita is the county seat of Sedgwick County and the principal city of the Wichita metropolitan area. The Messenger is available in Wichita on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

REGULAR PART-TIMER REQUIRED For a minimum of 2 hours per day for product assembly and administrative work at Tallon Systems, 21 Gordon Road. Apply by email to accounts@tallonsystems.com by 21st Oct 2013.

WHEN WITCHES GO RIDING and black cats are seen, the moon laughs and whispers 'tis near Halloween... This Halloween at Rippon: fireside storytelling with Mark Hadlow (Dori the Dwarf in The Hobbit). 'Spooky Stories' for kids 5-8 years, 4-5pm, $20. 'Tales of Terror' for the braver amongst us, 8pm, $50. Tickets on sale now. Call 443 8084, email laura@rippon.co.nz or pop into the cellar door. Mwhahahaaaa...

LES MILLS BODYPUMP™, BodyBALANCE™ and RPM™ free at ProActive now. A month of free fitness fun with our world class instructors. Call now to receive your free class membership. ProActive Health & Fitness, 17 Plantation Rd, ph 443 6500.

STAFF XMAS FUNCTION, book yours at Lake Bar, both Monteiths & Speights. Phone Peter to discuss specific requirements on 443 2920.

BIG THANKS TO JOJO AND HIS BROTHER from Minaret Station for saving us and our gear on Lake Wanaka on Saturday. Also big thanks to the Coastguard. Much appreciated guys.

ARTISTS MATERIALS: 2 x brand new easels. Over 40 brushes. Boxes of oil/watercolour paints. Several watercolour pads. Offers. Also German spinning wheel with large box of accessories. Offers. Phone Brian 03 428 8084 or 0221 057 147.

SCULPTURE EXHIBITION to be held in the garden at 3 Totara Tce, Wanaka, Sat 26 & Sun 27 October, 10.00am to 4pm. All sculptures are for sale. Come and view a variety of works in bronze, stone, metal and wood. Contact phone: 0274 801 726 or www.nzartsite.com for further details.

YEAR OLD FREE RANGE HENS for sale - Brown Shavers $7.00 each. Phone 021 353 808.

BOAT FOR SALE. CRESTA CRAFT V150 1981. Fibreglass. 5.6m. Johnson 70hp outboard. Reconditioned, economical and reliable. Ski pole. Great for water sports. $5,750. Phone 021 929 623.

HOUSE SITTERS AVAILABLE. Responsible, professional couple, no pets, no kids, non-smokers, keen gardeners. Sold own property and building house. Wanaka residents for 18 years. Happy to mind pets as well. Available from 1st November to winter 2014. Wanaka or Albert Town. Phone John 0274 368 717 or Hetty 0272 101 112.

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

FREE RANGE HENS FOR SALE - Brown Shavers $7.00 each. Phone 021 353 808.

TILER'S LABOURER REQUIRED. Fit, with experience. Phone 0274 431 725.

WILLOW FIREWOOD. DRY OR GREEN. Ready to burn now or stock up for winter next year. Phone Hartwood 0223 951 956.

RHM PROPERTY MAINTENANCE. Regular service. No or minimal spray options. Lawn mowing, weed eating, rotary hoe. For quote ring or text 0274 435 337.

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.

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.

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

CLASSIC BIG WALK PLANNED? Get Karrimor back packs. Multi sizes at never before seen prices. Special import. Only at MTOutdoors.

PLANT CAR PARK SALE - A huge selection of exciting plants on sale. Wanaka Mitre 10. Friday 18th - Sunday 20th October.

CALLING ALL SPORTS PEOPLE, athletes of all levels and ages. Come along to the Lake Wanaka Centre Thursday 17 October at 7pm for a 45 min talk on using your mind more effectively to improve your sport performance and learn how we can help you get your head into gear! Gold coin donation to the Challenge Wanaka Charitable Trust. All welcome! For more info contact martin@yourlifeliveit.com or jodie@yourlifeliveit.com

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

1+2 RETROFIT TREBLE GLAZING is the easy way to have a more comfortable, energy efficient home. No running costs, UV protection, 10 year guarantee! Get in quick for the Spring Special. Phone Phil 0224 444 777. www.trebleglaze.co.nz

FRIDGE FREEZER FOR SALE $100. Good working order. Must collect. 1595H x 630W. Phone or text 443 2183 or 0212 331 453.

BIRGIT IS BACK AT ALI BABAS for women's hairstyling next week – Tuesday 22nd to Saturday 26th October, then every second week. Phone 443 1722 for an appointment.

WANAKA ART CENTRE AGM. 5.30pm at the Centre, 23rd October. We encourage all users to attend! Apologies by 18th October to 443 1416.

SEWAGE WASTE PROPOSAL. Fulton Hogan and members of QLDC are holding an information day to discuss with concerned residents a proposal to process and dispose of sewage waste from the airport treatment plant at the Fulton Hogan quarry site 1km on the Tarras side of the Red Bridge on S.H.8A. They will be on site from 9.00am for most of the day on Thursday 17th October. Members of the surrounding area, including Wanaka are welcome to attend and find out what is involved. This is important to the whole of the Upper Clutha area! Come along and learn about it! Inserted by the Luggate Community Association.  

MAKE THIS CHRISTMAS A RIPPER buying a loved one a ticket to the best day of their summer - Rippon Festival 2014! Tickets available at Gusto, i-Site and Ticketek. Visit ripponfestival.co.nz for more info.

DOG CLIPPING - experienced dog groomer working in Wanaka from 9th October until 18th October. Phone Glenys 443 8127 or 0272 849 238.

TO ALL ASPIRING BALLET STUDENTS who sat their exam. "Congratulations" on your fantastic results. A special mention to Cecilia Gardiner who was the only student in Otago to achieve her Solo Performance award. Well done to everyone for all your hard work.

BETTYS LIQUOR STORE legendary Labour weekend sale. Up to 50% off all wines. Thursday 24th to Monday 28th October. While stocks last, no further loyalty discounts apply. 33 Ardmore St, Wanaka. 

THE LANDING HAS $6.50 WINES and $6.50 Emerson's pints for happy hour 5.30-6.30pm.

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

CHAPTER5: JUST ARRIVED Betty Basics. T's, miniskirts, cardies and maxis from $29.90. Great colours. Chapter5 in the Pembroke Mall.