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30 October 2013



KIP MCGRATH IS RUNNING EXTRA exam preparation sessions during study week. 5,6, 7th Nov. Each lesson is 1hr and costs $36. You can attend for as many subjects / sessions as you like. Bookings are needed by Friday 1st Nov. Lessons will be in the afternoons. Call Kip McGrath 443 1547.

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

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

RENTAL HOME WANTED for house proud professional couple and 3 children, 4 + bedrooms, 12 month + lease, phone 443 2228.

XMAS FUNCTION, engagement, special birthday, or any other gathering, we can host your party at Lake Bar. Drinks, nibbles or full dining. Phone Peter with your requirements and booking. Ph 03 443 2920.

COFFEE SO SIC, YOU'LL NEED to see a doctor! Coffee Cure in the Medical Centre with all sorts of goodies for your eating and drinking pleasure! Open Monday - Friday, 8am - 5pm.

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.

IECO SOLAR: WITH 10YRS LOCAL installation and maintenance experience, I only stock the highest quality systems because solar water heating is something you should only do once, so do it right! Phone 03 443 6027 / 0211 067 043. iECO solar - Wanaka's water heating specialist.

BISTRO GENTIL IS NOW OFFERING roast lunch every Sunday, 3 courses $40, $55 with matching wines. Open for lunch and afternoon treats Saturday and Sunday only from 11.30 am. Open for dinner Wednesday to Sunday from 5pm. For reservations call 443 2299.

ONE MONTH HOUSE/CRIB RENTAL wanted in Wanaka. Semi-retired couple arriving mid-November. Please phone Jenny 0212 401 255.

INTRO TO PADDLEBOARDING (SUP) & FITNESS CLASSES. Come and try an early bird Paddleboard Class. It's fun and easy! Mondays & Wednesdays, 7.30 start, the perfect way to get those abs of steel. Bookings essential. Call Wanaka Kayaks 0800 926 925.

GIN AND RASPBERRY will announce the winner of the Cointreau ladies bike on Thursday during happy hour. You still have a chance to win, competition closes 5pm Thursday.

ENJOY CENTRAL OTAGO'S BEST. Fresh, locally grown fruit and vegetables from the Wanaka Farmers Market, every Thursday from 4pm Pembroke Park.

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

YOUGHAL (PRONOUNCED YAWL; Irish: Eochaill, meaning "yew wood") is a seaside resort town in County Cork, Ireland. Sitting on the estuary of the River Blackwater, in the past it was militarily and economically important. Being built on the edge of a steep riverbank, the town has a distinctive long and narrow layout. The Messenger is available in Youghal Ireland on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

PUPPY PRESCHOOL CLASSES. Fun, informative, positive training creating well-mannered puppies. Every Monday 6.30pm, Wanaka Vet Centre. Phone 443 6409.

BOOK YOUR END OF YEAR STAFF Christmas party at Francesca's Italian Kitchen now. Give us a call on 443 5599.

PIZZA AND A PERONI FOR ONLY $25 at Francescas Italian kitchen. Every day from 5-6pm. Call 03 443 5599 to make a reservation. 93 Ardmore Street.

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

ISN'T IT GREAT THE SUNDAY CRAFT MARKETS have started again for the summer? Our next market is on 10th November at Pembroke Park.

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.

ASHRAF FROM ASHRAF'S INDIAN and Kashmiri Restaurant announces his 2014 tour of North India, Kashmir and Ladakh. Departs early June for four weeks. Escape the cold and enjoy the unique houseboats of Kashmir, the wonders of the North Himalayas and experience North Indian culture and cuisine. For more information phone 03 443 1073 or email: kiwipala@yahoo.com

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

DRINKING TOO MUCH? Want to make a start somewhere for support and help? Try ringing Women's Support. Confidential 24/7 service. Women supporting woman. Phone 443 1448. www.womenssupport.org.nz                                                  

FRANCESCA'S ITALIAN KITCHEN OPEN EVERY day for lunch from 12-3 and dinner from 5pm. 93 Ardmore Street. Call 443 5599.

SOUS AND COMMIS CHEFS: the Wanaka Speight's Ale House is looking for experienced Sous and Commis chefs to join their busy kitchen. Please send your CV to grant@wanakaspeightsalehouse.co.nz

DRIVING LESSONS AVAILABLE with female driving instructor. Gain the skills and confidence you need in a friendly and relaxed environment with Aspiring Drivers. Call/text Nicky 0210 607 310.

KEEP CALM AND GET SPOOKY this Halloween at Lalaland Lounge Bar. DJ Larry on the decks and themed $4 jamjars Thursday 31st October. See you at The Lounge.

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.

WORK: BAKERY WANAKA. Want extra hours? Start ASAP Fri & Sat nights 9pm-4am Customer Service position. Will consider alternating weekends. Friendly, reliable, hard-working. Must be available all Xmas and New Year's Eve. Potential extra hours over Xmas, Call 0297 720 134 or drop by the bakery lake front with CV.

HUGE THANK YOU TO NICKY SYGROVE of Aspiring Drivers for making me a fabulous safe driver that passes the test. Sal.

THE CARDRONA VINTAGE FAIR IS ON Sunday 24th November at the Cardrona Hotel from 12pm. Local fare, handmade treats, kids' market and more! For more info contact Debs 0275 443 815.

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

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.

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

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

QUEEN BED FOR SALE - $150. Phone 443 7698.

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

CHRISTCHURCH GIRLS' HIGH SCHOOL - Are you an ex student or teacher? If so, please contact Lynne Fegan 443 6838.

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

IT'S JUST A JUMP TO THE LEFT. And then a step to the right! With your hands on your hips... Rocky Horror @ Gin and Raspberry from 8pm Friday 1st.

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.

ACOUSTIC MUSIC THIS WEEK from 9pm at Opium is Robbie on Wednesday and Mike Kennedy on Thursday. Sunday we are hosting the legendary open mic and jam session, all musicians and singers welcome, come show us what you've got! $5 drinks all week. 

WORRIED ABOUT A MOLE? Get checked at Molemedic. Book your appointment now with Dr Brian Wills. He has more than 30 years' experience and the Aust. Dip of Dermoscopy. Ph 443 0432, Community Consulting Rooms, Wanaka Lakes Health Centre. (Affiliated Provider to Southern Cross Health Society).

PILATES/CORE CIRCUIT/SWISS BALL CLASSES: last 6 week round before Xmas, starts 11 November. Get in shape for the festive season, Central Lakes Physiotherapy: ph 443 1711.

DINING CHAIRS - SET 6. White round wooden frames and arms, fabric bases and backs. Phone Chris 0272 791 577 to view.

HUFFER NEW SUMMER RANGE looking stripey at Base.

NEED A LITTLE YOU TIME? Friday evening and weekend child minding. Experienced, dependable and fun! Call Jordan at 0220 881 292.

RUBY ISLAND WORKING BEE Sunday 10 November 9.30am to 2pm. Meet at boat ramp near Marina. Great way to make a difference in our community. Weeding, mowing and general tidy up. Many hands needed please. Always enjoyable and BBQ lunch provided. Need to know numbers for boat transport. Phone Jude 443 1602 or Greg & Dawn 443 5414.

LOCAL SECURITY AND FIRE ALARM SERVICE: Do you require an independent quotation or does your tender invitation require security, fire alarm or data services you are not too familiar with? You can now hire a totally independent, professional, local service. Phone Stefan 0212 153 208.

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

EAT WELL, EAT FRESH, EAT TASTY, eat local produce available from the Wanaka Farmers Market every Thursday from 4pm Pembroke Park.

SEEKING A FULLY QUALIFIED HEAD CHEF to lead the kitchen team. Must have 7+ years' experience within similar role and have extensive knowledge and health, safety and food hygiene standards. Must also have worked in a range of restaurant environments. For applications, please email troutbar@vodafone.co.nz

PROACTIVE HEALTH & FITNESS IS OPENING its doors! Next week from November 4th until November 10th, we will be offering both free Les Mills group fitness classes and free Tribe Team Training classes. Don't miss out! Achieve more than you ever thought possible and book your free training classes at ProActive Health and Fitness! Call us now to secure your spot! ProActive Health & Fitness, 17 Plantation Rd, ph 443 6500.

FROM YOUGHAL STREET, WANAKA to Youghal, Ireland. The Messenger is available in Youghal Ireland on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

HORSE POO FOR SALE. Delivered. Large sack. $7.50. Fundraiser for school trip. Phone or email Johnny 0279 467 656. brebnerj@mtaspiring.school.nz

FREEVIEW SATELLITE DECODERS from $99.00. Excellent decoder, sensational price. Barnetts Radio & TV, your local satellite specialists. Phone 03 443 7961, 021 737 247 or www.wanakatv.co.nz

THE NEXT SUNDAY CRAFT MARKET IS ON November 10th. See you at Pembroke Park for hand made NZ arts and crafts.

ART EXHIBITION Wanaka Artist Andi Regan at Hullabaloo Art Space, Old Cromwell Town, until 16 Nov, 10-4pm daily. 'Ocean Tied' - a whimsical collection of sculptures crafted from 1000's of cable ties, inspired by the creatures in our precious oceans.

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

GALLERY33. NEW EXHIBITION "Flight" – featuring Peter Miller, Michel Tuffery, Annie Smits Sandano. Opening this Friday 1st Nov. Please join us for a glass of wine 5pm onwards. www.gallery33.co.nz

STAINLESS & FORGED METAL WORK. We are a precision workshop with creative design engineers. We design, manufacture, repair and modify in our workshop. Metalworks Wanaka, 54 Ballantyne Rd, ph 443 1760. www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz

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

WANTED TO RENT LONG TERM by mature local couple: unfurnished 2-3 bedroom house, crib, or farm cottage with garage and some garden. Non-smokers, no pets. Ph 443 5581 or 0279 305 058.

CRAYON BASICS from $29 at Base.

GARAGE SALE 61 & 63 Dale Street Albert Town. Sat 2nd Nov 9.30 am - 12pm. No prior sales. Children's play house, other pre-school items, lounge suite, golf clubs, general household items.

FOR SALE: MAYTAG COMMERCIAL washing machine. Good condition, second hand. $150 or nearest offer. Wanaka pickup. Phone 0275 084 949 or 03 449 3364.

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.

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.

CHRISTMAS STAFF PARTY IDEA? Ladies why not book an Emma For Beauty Mobile pamper party? What better way to treat your staff members for their year of hard work. For bookings and treatment menus please visit www.emmaforbeauty.co.nz or phone 443 6392.

VERY EXPERIENCED AND PASSIONATE CHEF looking for work. Multi award winning, including beef and lamb ambassador for two years, and HNZ finalist 2 times. After a long year out with injury, I am looking for full time work. Prefer head role, but after a year, just want to get back in the hot and confined pressure space (strange as it may seem) and get my rhythm back. chefloganmcpherson@hotmail.co.nz for a copy of a CV, or 443 4620 to organise a confidential casual chat. Thanks!

HALF PIPE SKATE RAMP FOR SALE - Awesome Christmas present. 6m x 2.4m. $1000 ono. Can deliver. Phone 0277 675 384.

GREAT VIEWS OF LAKE and All Blacks v Japan, 6.30pm this Saturday at Lake Bar. Dine off our new menu whilst enjoying Monteiths & Speights on tap. Ph 03 443 2920.

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

BOAT FOR SALE. SEARAY 170 135 HP Mercruiser inboard. Very good condition in and out. Great wakeboarding boat. $14,500. Please ph 0274 575 152.

GARDEN CROQUET SET WANTED. Phone 443 9107.

MELBOURNE CUP LIVE AT URBAN GRIND. Free entry, free nibbles, craft beer on tap and $10 cocktails. Tuesday 5th November.

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

AMAZING APPLES, BEAUTIFUL BIRCHES, charming cherries or delightful deodars ... Tree Tamers trim tidy and terrific-ate them all. www.treetamers.co.nz or 0272 751 268.

ANOTHER SATISFIED ADVERTISER SENT THIS MESSAGE TO US LAST WEEK: "Please cancel next weeks ad. Once again the Messenger has done its job and I have my new staff member". Messenger advertising works!

SASANOKI'S NEW SUSHI SELECTION: Check it out in our sushi cabinet. Ph 443 6474.

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.

MOVING SALE - beautiful antique furniture, kauri kitchen sideboard and shelves, tools, Stihl chainsaw, Makita dropsaw, Stihl weed eater, good double bed, antique tables, chairs, super comfy mod couch. Please txt only 0223 918 800 - no call back on voice messages sorry!

FOR SALE - ETCHELL YACHT. Can be viewed at Wanaka Yacht Club. Ph Ross 021 565 706.

WANT YOUR NEXT EVENT TO BE as hot as Passion for Fashion? Book Poilicious Fire Performers for your next special occasion, festival or gathering. LED or daytime performances also available. Contact Flair: 021 349 246.

HOMELY, SELF CONTAINED, FURNISHED unit 4 kms from Post Office. Double bedroom, ensuite, kitchen/lounge. Free WiFi. $200 per week plus electricity. Phone 443 9516 or 0273 109 323.

FOR RENT: 3 BEDROOM, 2 bathrooms, double garage, fully fenced yard. Partly furnished, pets negotiable. Long term. $400 per week, Mt Iron area. Available end of January. Phone 0212 383 634.

SKIN CANCER & MELANOMA – Regular skin examination by a doctor qualified in Dermoscopy is critical for early detection. Book your appointment with Dr Brian Wills - he has more than 30 years experience and the Aust. Dip of Dermoscopy. At Community Consulting Rooms, Wanaka Lakes Health Centre next week, 4, 5 & 6 November. Ph 443 0432. Molemedic is an Affiliated Provider to Southern Cross Health Society. 

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.

ROTARY CLUB OF WANAKA & PROSTATE Foundation of NZ Prostate Awareness Seminar and Luncheon Lake Wanaka Centre, Sunday 17th November, 11.30. Contact Fran 021 634 478.

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

"TRIBELIFE IS AWESOME. I get a great workout twice a week under the watchful eye and expert guidance of a Personal Trainer. Session by session, week by week the workouts get harder. They're challenging but achievable. The format varies so it doesn't get boring, you don't do the same thing week in week out. I love that I can work at my own level and don't have to keep up with anyone else, I do things at my own pace. It's been a great way for me to meet new people and some of my best friends, I've met through TribeLIFE. I'd really recommend people to give TribeLIFE a go. Come along to one of the free TribeLIFE sessions and you'll see why I love it." Sue – TribeLIFE member at ProActive Health and Fitness. Ph 443 6500.

BAD BOY FIREWORKS are back in town. Fire 'em up for all occasions. Legal to use year round. Order now as stocks are selling out fast. Ph or text Ruth on 021 483 262. Remaining stock on sale at U-Fly Wanaka office 2nd to 5th Nov. Under New Zealand Law, fireworks can only be sold between November 2nd and 5th and all purchasers must be over 18 years of age.

ROOM FOR RENT: Looking for long term rental? Near Mt Aspiring College. Fully furnished, everything provided. WiFi. Plus expenses. Would suit professional person, non-smoker, no pets. Phone 0274 541 746.

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

WANTED: LONG TERM RENTAL for professional couple. We are after 3-5 bedrooms, unfurnished, log fire, double garage. Please call 0226 975 875.

CHEF: REQUIRED SUNDAYS, MONDAYS and Tuesdays 7.30am - 3pm for long term work at Florence's Foodstore Cafe. Experience necessary. Please send CV to: info@florencesfoodstore.co.nz

FASCINATORS - JUST WHAT YOU NEED to top off your outfit for the Melbourne Cup!! Great selection in store at Orbis on the lake-front!

IT'S THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN BOYS! Do you prefer a good old fashioned handlebar? Or are you more of a Chaplin? Movember is upon us and this is the year we break those fundraising records! Call into either Gin and Raspberry or Ali Babas for more info. 

"TRIBEFITHAS TAKEN MY personal fitness to a whole new level and has taught me so much about smart training for visible results. It's hard to imagine training any other way." Arna – TribeFIT member at ProActive Health and Fitness. Call 443 6500 to book into your free TribeFITprogramme now!

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

BULLOCK BAR TAB - Melbourne Cup day. We will be open from 9.30am. See ya at the Bully.

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.

THE ALBERT TOWN - ONLY have a small amount of staff. Don't know what to do for your Xmas function? Why not let us entertain you with live music with local band 'Zucchini Brothers' on the 6th Dec and dinner in our Mount Iron Function center. No table too small or big. Taking bookings now. Ph Wendy on 443 4545 or email alberttowntavern@xtra.co.nz for more details. 

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

LOST! VERY SENTIMENTAL BRACELET, sterling silver with square green glass insets. Lost over the weekend. Value deeply personal. Reward for return. Please call Carla 0210 309 750. Thanks!

RED AIR PADDLEBOARDS FOR SALE! We have brand new 2013 stock! The perfect Xmas pressie. We have kids boards and touring boards too. You can race them, you can surf them or you can take your dog. Take them zooming on the river, pack them up and take them to Fiji. Call to enquire: Wanaka Kayaks Sup & Sail 0800 926 925.

ADVOCATE SERVICE. Assisting you in resolving issues regarding your employment, tenancy, consumer, hire purchase agreements, neighbour disputes etc. Contact Bob Thompson (LLB) on 0211 872 689 or bobthompson20160@yahoo.com for details.

RACHEL ERICHSEN & DANCE OUT LOUD Performance Academy - Did you see us rocking the Wanakafest Parade? Enrol today in a dance training class - gaining strength, style and flexibility whilst trying out the dance styles of jazz, hip hop and contemporary. Email Rachel on erichsen.rachel@gmail.com or phone 021 915 573. www.erichsenrachel.wix.com/danceoutloud

NATURAL HEALTHCARE CENTRE – Wanaka Wellness. Quality natural healthcare by professional practitioners! Far infrared sauna, retail, lending library, information, studio (seats 20 - available for hire). Casual practitioner rooms available. 24 Dungarvon St. Phone 443 4668. www.wanakawellness.co.nz 

PLEASE NOTE THAT LISMORE PARK DISC GOLF course will be closed this Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 9am - 5pm for the South Island Disc Golf Championship. For more details see: Disc Golf Wanaka Facebook page or ring Martin on 0272 265 343.

LALALAND LOUNGE BAR - Open 4pm - 2.30am 7 days. Happy hour 6.30 - 7.30pm with $5 basics and wine and our usual $4 jamjars and tap beer all day, every day. See you at The Lounge!

LAWRENCE ARABIA AKA JAMES MILNE nominated for 2 Vodaphone Music Awards – best male singer and best Indy album. Come and hear his wicked vocals, three part harmonies, wit and banter. One off show in Wanaka as part of a national tour. Gin & Raspberry Thur 7 November 8pm. Tickets on sale now $25 inc complimentary Gin & Raspberry cocktail at www.festivalofcolour.co.nz or at Gin & Raspberry. Book your ticket now!

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.

THIS FRIDAY AT OPIUM we have DJ C:She and guests spinnin DnB, Breakbeat and Electro, come in your best ghoooooley Halloween get-ups for a naughty treat from our bewitched bar girls, whhhoooooo!!!!

ACCOMMODATION OFFERED IN EXCHANGE for child care. Happy caring person with childcare experience wanted to live-in and help with two children under 5. Flexible hours. More details contact: carltongem@gmail.com

CONCERT "TRIOTAGO" 16th November 7.30pm, Lake Wanaka Centre. Cello: Heleen Du Plessis, violin: Tessa Petersen, piano: Terence Dennis. Tickets from "Gifted" $35 adults, $5 school children.

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

THE LANDING HAS LIVE JAZZ Wednesday 6:30-8:30pm. Phone 03 443 5099 to book your table.

BIRGIT IS BACK AT ALI BABAS for women's hairstyling next week – Tuesday 5th to Saturday 9th November, then every second week. Phone 443 1722 for an appointment.

GOULISH DELIGHTS. Wicked cup-cakes, tricks and treats. Beanie Cafe.

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.

ASPIRING CHILDRENS THEATRE SCHOOL. A night of fun. Four short plays, Sunday 3rd November 6.30pm. Adults $12, children $8. Lake Wanaka Centre.

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.

CANCELLED: HALLOWEEN STORYTELLING for kids (4-5pm) and adults (8pm) on the 31st October at The Rippon Hall. We're sorry for any disappointment. 

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

YOUGHAL, IRELAND RECEIVED ITS charter of incorporation in 1209, but the history of settlement on the site is much longer, with a Norse settlement being present in the 9th century, the Church of Coran in the town's western suburbs dating from the 5th century, and evidence of Neolithic habitation at nearby Newport. The Messenger is available in Youghal Ireland on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

HOUSE SHARE. ACHILLES PLACE, 2 double bedrooms available. Sunny home, vege garden, great outdoor living. Mature non-smokers. $130pp excl power. Phone 0211 881 128.

MORE FM AND SUBWAY WANAKA bring you the 2013/14 Kids Duathalon. First event Sunday 10th November - Wanaka lake-front. Go to morefm.co.nz for details on how to enter. See you there!

FOR SALE - 24 viburnum tinus hedging plants for $95.00, weed-matting plus stakes, large houseplants. Ph.443 1349

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

LIVE MUSIC AT THE BULLOCK BAR - This Saturday we have locals "Rock Hopper" live and loud. See ya at the Bully.

TOMATO PLANTS - Lake Wine and Produce 2012 Central Otago Pinot Noir - Wanaka Farmers Market, Thursday 4-6pm Pembroke Park.

KITCHEN FOR SALE. High quality kitchen joinery, soft close drawers, with or without appliances. Excellent condition. Call 021 440 939.

FRIENDS AND FAMILY COMING TO TOWN? Look no further than Archway Motels. Great value accommodation! Hillside cedar hot tubs. Earn and redeem Flybuys. Call 443 7698.

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 $250. If your number gets drawn, you get to turn the Ace and you win $250. Pokies! Courtesy coach ph 443 4545.

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

HORSE POO FOR SALE. Delivered. Large sack. $7.50. Fundraiser for school trip. Phone or email Johnny 0279 467 656. brebnerj@mtaspiring.school.nz

TREE-MEND-US! Tree Tamers professional arborists, qualified, insured, and experienced! Operating locally since 2003. 443 6454 - www.treetamers.co.nz

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

UPPER CLUTHA PLUNKET GARAGE SALE - 9th November, 10am - 12pm, Presbyterian Hall, Tenby Street. Have everything for kids. To book space phone 443 8799.

INSTANT LAWN TURF CAN TRANSFORM your site into lush, green, healthy lawn in hours. Central Lawn and Turf. Phone 443 8856 or 0272 242 574.

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.

THE BODY GARAGE OFFERS Massage and Movement Therapies - deep tissue, neuromuscular and myofacial release, restorative/relaxation bodywork, assisted stretching and Pilates techniques. For intro and package rates call Prairie 0212 078 486.

FRANCESCA'S ITALIAN KITCHEN OPEN EVERY day for lunch from 12-3 and dinner from 5pm. 93 Ardmore Street. Call 443 5599.

STABICRAFT 430 PLUS TRAILER. 1 x 40hp, 4-stroke Yamaha plus 1 x 4hp 4-stroke Yamaha outboard motors. $18,500. Phone 443 6021.

HOSPO TUESDAY AT LALALAND Lounge Bar with $5 drinks and a special premium spirit at cost price + $1 all night long! See you at The Lounge!

RUBY ISLAND WORKING BEE. First one for the season and lots to do. New and existing volunteers are needed please. Sunday 10 November. Meet 9.30am at boat ramp on Lakeside Road. Please phone as we need to know numbers for boat transport on Dual Image. Huge thanks to Simon and Danni at Lakeland Adventures for their ongoing support with free transport. Phone Jude 443 1602 or Dawn & Greg 443 5414 and hey, we return to Wanaka at 2pm. BBQ lunch provided.

THE NEXT SUNDAY CRAFT MARKET IS ON November 10th. See you at Pembroke Park for hand made NZ arts and crafts.

DO YOU NORMALLY BOOK YOUR AIRFARES on the Internet? Did you know Wanaka Flight Centre has the Lowest Airfare Guarantee*? Why would you book anywhere else! *Terms and conditions apply, phone Wanaka Flight Centre 03 443 4101 or email wanaka@flightcentre.co.nz 

ON THE GO? The perfect start to the day. Beanie Cafe.

MICROGREENS, VEGETABLE, FLOWER SEEDLINGS and much more at the Wanaka Farmers Market, every Thursday from 4pm Pembroke Park.

ECSTATIC IN YOUR SHOWER? When you save money and the environment, hot water use is a whole new experience. For your obligation free quote, phone iECO solar today on 03 443 6027 or 0211 067 043. iECO solar - Happy water, happy people!

RESTAURANT / BAR MANAGER REQUIRED for a busy lake front establishment. Bar Managers Certificate and minimum of 3 years supervisory experience is essential for this permanent position. Applicants must be willing to work weekends with a variety of both early morning and late night shifts, plus carry out cleaning duties as required. Cocktail knowledge and experience also desirable for this position. Please apply by e-mail with CV and covering letter to info@lakebar.co.nz

YOUGHAL, IRELAND WAS DECLARED CORK'S TIDIEST town in 2011 and the 7th cleanest town in Ireland. Youghal has a number of fine beaches including a famous 5 km beach to the west of the town. Youghal's three beaches (Front Strand, Claycastle and Redbarn) were awarded blue flags for water cleanliness and availability of other amenities. Ballyvergan Marsh, the largest freshwater coastal marsh in County Cork and home to important plant and bird species, stretches along Claycastle Beach and on towards Redbarn Beach. The Messenger is available in Youghal Ireland on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

MELANOMA - THE MOST DEADLY SKIN CANCER. Early detection and excision is critical. Book your appointment now for a full skin cancer check and digitally recorded mole scan with Molemedic 4, 5 & 6 November. Ph 443 0432, Community consulting rooms, Wanaka Lakes Health Centre. Dr Brian Wills (MB.ChB, FRNZCGP, Aust Dip of Dermoscopy) is an Affiliated Provider to Southern Cross Health Society.

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.

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.

SOUS AND COMMIS CHEFS: the Wanaka Speight's Ale House is looking for experienced Sous and Commis chefs to join their busy kitchen. Please send your CV to grant@wanakaspeightsalehouse.co.nz

THE RAZORS WILL BE CUT-THROAT SHARP and the drinks will be chilled and delicious! The boys from Ali Babas will be joining the team at Gin and Raspberry this Halloween night, Thursday, to kickstart Movember! Cut-Throat Shave and a free cocktail for everyone who signs up! Call into Gin for more info and be there on Thursday for a real life 'Sweeney Todd' Halloween experience! 

RIVER HOUSE SPRING PICNIC CONCERT - November 9th at 3pm. Mount Aspiring College Students perform a range of music from contemporary to jazz and rock. Bring a picnic and enjoy the beautiful location and music. Maps available from the College office. Gold coin donation.

ROTARY CLUB OF WANAKA & PROSTATE Foundation of NZ Prostate Awareness Seminar and Luncheon Lake Wanaka Centre, Sunday 17th November, 11.30. Contact Fran 021 634 478.

LOCAL VINEYARD SEEKS TRACTOR DRIVER for agrichemical spraying for summer period. Experience preferred but not essential. References required. Phone Shannan on 0211 303 728 to arrange an interview.

KIP MCGRATH IS RUNNING EXTRA exam preparation sessions during study week. 5,6, 7th Nov. Each lesson is 1hr and costs $36. You can attend for as many subjects / sessions as you like. Bookings are needed by Friday 1st Nov. Lessons will be in the afternoons. Call Kip McGrath 443 1547.

NORDAVIA CAKES - Wanaka's gorgeous new cake and pastry shop. Specialists in premium quality Nordic/Scandinavian handcrafted cakes made to authentic recipes. Wedding cakes, Christmas cakes and Swedish gingerbread houses. Visit our website www.nordaviabakeshop.co.nz - to order or visit our Specialty Bakeshop on Frederick Street, just past Placemakers on the way to Wastebusters. Like us on Facebook and win a morning tea for two!

BEE SWARMS - Free collection service. Call 0211 788 589.

AQUAFIT SUMMER TIMETABLE WANAKA POOL: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 8am; Tuesday starting 29th 7pm. All welcome.

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 or call 0276 936 300.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN - LIVE music with 'Somewhat Damaged' from 8.30pm. Courtesy coach ph 443 4545.

ASPIRING CHILDRENS THEATRE SCHOOL. A night of fun. Four short plays, Sunday 3rd November 6.30pm. Adults $12, children $8. Lake Wanaka Centre.

CONCERT "TRIOTAGO" 16th November 7.30pm, Lake Wanaka Centre. Cello: Heleen Du Plessis, violin: Tessa Petersen, piano: Terence Dennis. Tickets from "Gifted" $35 adults, $5 school children.

ROOM FOR RENT: $150 PER WEEK, with local professional flatmates. Utilities and internet included. Available 1st Nov. Phone 021 556 355.

LES MILLS BODYPUMP, BodyBALANCE and RPM free at Proactive until November 10th. Only two more weeks of free fitness fun with our world class instructors. Don't miss out! Come and see us at ProActive Health & Fitness, 17 Plantation Rd, ph 443 6500.

WANTED TO RENT IN WANAKA, furnished house with easy access. November 25th - April 27th 2014. Tenants (couple) very careful, in the older age group, with no pets and no children. Please call 443 7581.

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.

EAT WELL, EAT FRESH, EAT TASTY, eat local produce available from the Wanaka Farmers Market every Thursday from 4pm Pembroke Park.

GARAGE SALE SATURDAY 2ND NOVEMBER. Upton St. Signs out 9am.

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

SWEDISH GINGERBREAD HOUSES - Christmas 2013 collection. Exclusive to Nordavia - A Nordic Specialty Bakeshop. Limited edition available - book yours now to avoid disapointment! Nordavia for all your premium quality Nordic Christmas cakes and treats. www.nordaviabakeshop.co.nz Phone 03 443 5475.

MORE FM AND SUBWAY WANAKA bring you the 2013/14 Kids Duathalon. First event Sunday 10th November - Wanaka lake-front. Go to morefm.co.nz for details on how to enter. See you there!

WANAKA WASTEBUSTERS MEMBERS – time to renew your annual subs or join us! Just $1 to support your local community organisation, look for the membership box on the Wastebusters shop counter.

MOLEMEDIC SKIN CANCER and melanoma clinic 4, 5 & 6 November. Book your appointment for a full examination with Dr Brian Wills (Australian Diploma Dermoscopy) at Community Consulting Rooms, Wanaka Lakes Health Centre, phone 443 0432. Check out more information on www.molemedic.co.nz

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.

LALALAND LOUNGE BAR - Open 4pm - 2.30am 7 days. Happy hour 6.30 - 7.30pm with $5 basics and wine and our usual $4 jamjars and tap beer all day, every day. See you at The Lounge!

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.

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.

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

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.

FOR SALE: CHEST FREEZER 700mmW x 600mmD x 860mmH. Bed settee, large single. $100 each ono. Phone 443 7435.

EDGEWATER REQUIRES A PART TIME kitchen hand for the summer. Full training given, but previous hospitality experience a plus. Must be available to work day and night shifts, public holidays and weekends. Contact Simon on 03 443 0016 or email CV to chef@edgewater.co.nz

WANAKA ASSOCIATED FOOTBALL CLUB AGM 12th November 7pm at Wanaka District Club. All welcome.

FREE TRIBE TEAM TRAININGTM CLASSES at ProActive Health and Fitness! Come and experience for yourself why ProActive's World-Class Tribe Team Training™ classes are so popular! There is something for everyone – TribeFIT, TribeCORE, TribePUNCH, TribeKIDS and TribeLIFE. Our free trial week begins Monday 4th November so make sure you book in for your free training classes and achieve more than you ever thought possible! Contact ProActive Health and Fitness now! Ph 443 6500, info@proactivewanaka.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. 

THIS SATURDAY AT OPIUM we have DJ Leeroy Brown (Deep house, progressive techno). Come get a glimpse of this guy before his Rhythm & Alps set this New Year! And still $5 drinks all night!

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.

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.

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. 

IMMEDIATE START - QUALIFIED BUILDER and 1 labourer – both must have good genuine work ethic, be able to work from plans and follow instructions given, friendly and able to communicate with clients when required. On-going work for the right candidate. Call: Mike 0274 758 879. 

PASSION FOR FASHION VIPS find True organic skincare online. www.trueholisticbeauty.com Wanaka based. Discover your true beautiful self. Enquire: 0272 577 792 Nicki Hanning.

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

COFFEE CURE IN THE MEDICAL CENTRE has delicious food options to satisfy your hunger needs, as well as the best coffee in town. Just what the doctor ordered!

RENTAL HOME WANTED for house proud professional couple and 3 children, 4 + bedrooms, 12 month + lease, phone 443 2228.

FURNISHED ROOMS AVAILABLE. Wanaka. WiFi, Sky, log burner, sunny, clean and cat. $110 p/w plus expenses. Must work. Phone 443 2138 or 0210 2226 225.

ACOUSTIC MUSIC THIS WEEK from 9pm at Opium is Robbie on Wednesday and Mike Kennedy on Thursday. Sunday we are hosting the legendary open mic and jam session, all musicians and singers welcome, come show us what you've got! $5 drinks all week. 

BULLOCK BAR - WORLD CUP Rugby League – We are recording all the games so you can pop down have a few beers and watch all the action whenever! See ya at the Bully.

THE CARDRONA VINTAGE FAIR IS ON Sunday 24th November at the Cardrona Hotel from 12pm. Local fare, handmade treats, kids' market and more! For more info contact Debs 0275 443 815.

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.

STAFF XMAS FUNCTION at the Lake Hawea Hotel. Lovely food, nice atmosphere and courtesy coach available from town. Call Yohann for more information 0210 8435 786 or yohann@lakehawea.co.nz

MELBOURNE CUP LIVE AT URBAN GRIND. Free entry, free nibbles, craft beer on tap and $10 cocktails. Tuesday 5th November.

KX85 2007 good condition, very quick, runs and starts beautifully, $1300 ono, and RMX250 1997 tidy condition, goes well, 2 stroke, $1200 ono. Any questions ph 0278 286 733.

ZUMBA WITH RACHEL ERICHSEN in the mornings! Mondays, Wednesday and Thursdays, 9.15am Dance Out Loud Studio - 249 Riverbank Road. Kick-start your day with dance and music. All levels welcome.

FOR SALE: MAYTAG COMMERCIAL washing machine. Good condition, second hand. $150 or nearest offer. Wanaka pickup. Phone 0275 084 949 or 03 449 3364.

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 587 680.

MONS ROYALE SUMMER RANGE is in-store and amazing at Base.

RENT FREE ACCOMMODATION, all bills included in exchange for reception cover at small motel close to town. Some evenings and one weekend day each (leaves you free 6 days a week). Suitable for 2 singles, minimum term to end of summer, also some full time paid work in December. Call/text Andrea 0275 993 007.

FOR SALE PRADO 2003: 3 litre diesel, leather, 8 seats, fridge, reversing sensors, 320,000kms. $22,000 ono. Ph 443 5845.

THE LANDING HAS LIVE JAZZ Wednesday 6:30-8:30pm. Phone 03 443 5099 to book your table.

QUEEN BED FOR SALE - $150. Phone 443 7698.

FOR HIRE... CHEF... Family coming for the holidays? Dread the thought of cooking for the mother-in-law every night. Email chefloganmcpherson@hotmail.co.nz for info. Also available for in-home private dinners and cooking demonstrations, perfect for a different, fun and entertaining party idea.

OLD MOUNTAINBIKES FOR SALE. Assorted sizes and brands including kids. $40-50 per bike. Phone or text Callum 0221 691 522.

HALLOWEEN PARTY AT WATER BAR this Friday 1st November. Come check out the mad scientist's laboratory in your best Halloween costume. Dark, dirty and mad beats from Nah Man and B-Rokk. Prizes galore for best dressed, drink offers and UV lights.

"TRIBECORE IS LOTS OF FUN. You get to know and work with a great team of strangers. The workouts are challenging but there are always options if you have past or present injuries, which is great. We use lots of great equipment which keeps every session interesting. The energetic trainers watch and control your technique to make sure that you get the most out of your sessions. They also make it look easy and in time it does get easier! Gordy – TribeCOREmember at ProActive Health and Fitness. Call 443 6500 to book into your free TribeCOREprogramme now!

FROM YOUGHAL STREET, WANAKA to Youghal, Ireland. The Messenger is available in Youghal Ireland on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

BUSKERS WANTED FOR THE SUNDAY CRAFT MARKET. 18 dates available. Call 443 7906 at book a Sunday or two!

YOUGHAL (PRONOUNCED YAWL; Irish: Eochaill, meaning "yew wood") is a seaside resort town in County Cork, Ireland. Sitting on the estuary of the River Blackwater, in the past it was militarily and economically important. Being built on the edge of a steep riverbank, the town has a distinctive long and narrow layout. The Messenger is available in Youghal Ireland on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

NEEDING LIVE ACOUSTIC MUSIC for your Christmas function? Feel-good, easy-listening sounds with local musician Anna van Riel. Ph 0273 679 940.

ZUMBA FITNESS® CLASSES IN TOWN! It's dance, it's fitness and it's FUN! Right in town, only 5mins walk from Ardmore Street. No experience required and all ages welcome! Bring a friend and get your wiggle on! Mondays 6:30-7:30pm and Wednesdays 7-8pm at the Presbyterian Church Hall on Tenby Street. $10 per class, $5 MAC students and concession cards available. No class Wednesday 30 October, but classes resume as per usual 4 November. For more info contact Yaeh 0210 2795 639. Check out www.zumbalove.co.nz Like 'Zumba Wanaka' on Facebook!

IT'S THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN BOYS! Do you prefer a good old fashioned handlebar? Or are you more of a Chaplin? Movember is upon us and this is the year we break those fundraising records! Call into either Gin and Raspberry or Ali Babas for more info. 

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

WEKA WEB DESIGN: Beautiful, high quality, search-engine-optimised websites to boost your visitor and customer numbers. Call Amy 0204 0153 678, info@wekaweb.co.nz www.wekaweb.co.nz

RACHEL ERICHSEN & DANCE OUT LOUD Performance Academy - Did you see us rocking the Wanakafest Parade? Enrol today in a dance training class - gaining strength, style and flexibility whilst trying out the dance styles of jazz, hip hop and contemporary. Email Rachel on erichsen.rachel@gmail.com or phone 021 915 573. www.erichsenrachel.wix.com/danceoutloud

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. 

TWO GOOD QUALITY SINGLE BEDS with sheets, duvets and covers. Plus two electric blankets. $160 the lot. Phone 03 428 8084 pr 0221 057 147.

LIVE MUSIC AT THE BULLOCK BAR - This Saturday we have locals "Rock Hopper" live and loud. See ya at the Bully.

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.

BOOK YOUR END OF YEAR STAFF Christmas party at Francesca's Italian Kitchen now. Give us a call on 443 5599.

FASCINATORS - JUST WHAT YOU NEED to top off your outfit for the Melbourne Cup!! Great selection in store at Orbis on the lake-front!

ANOTHER SATISFIED ADVERTISER SENT THIS MESSAGE TO US LAST WEEK: "Please cancel next weeks ad. Once again the Messenger has done its job and I have my new staff member". Messenger advertising works!

HOUSE WANTED TO RENT - Xmas New Year period, professional family, prefer 3 bed, 10 days. 443 7569 or 021 972 289.

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

JINGLE BELLS, JINGLE BELLS. Not too far away! Workshop orders being taken now. Garden arches, bells, sculpture, water features, personalized pokers, in fact if you have an idea for something in metal, pop in to the workshop and talk with our friendly team. 54 Ballantyne Rd, Metalworks Wanaka. www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz

BISTRO GENTIL IS NOW OFFERING roast lunch every Sunday, 3 courses $40, $55 with matching wines. Open for lunch and afternoon treats Saturday and Sunday only from 11.30 am. Open for dinner Wednesday to Sunday from 5pm. For reservations call 443 2299.

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.

JOB WANTED TO GET SOME pocket money for a German au pair girl. Area: Hawea, Albert Town, Wanaka. Walk the dog, babysitting, housecleaning. Monday to Friday 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. If you need someone don't hesitate to contact me! Email address: vivien.goll@gmail.com Phone number: 0224 213 918.

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

RHM GARDEN CARE LAWNS. Rabbit fencing and control. Organic spray for driveways and paths. Phone/text 0274 435 337.

SITUATIONS VACANT: Caltex have a permanent, full-time position. You must be able to work various shifts including weekends. Email caltexwanaka@xtra.co.nz

HANDY SOLUTIONS FOR ALL HANDYMAN TASKS engineering, gates, fences, pergolas, decks, steel and timber work, shade sails and general repairs. You name it, we'll do it. Phone 443 4078 or 0272 080 175.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN - TEXAS Hold 'Em Poker every Wednesday. Game starts at 7pm. Rego starts at 6.30pm. Free to play. 1st wins $100 cash, 2nd and 3rd win vouchers. Courtesy coach free pick up and drop off.

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

ASPIRING GYMSPORTS IS HOSTING a handstand/hand balancing workshop for youths this Sunday 3rd November 8.30am-10.00am at Proactive Gym. Miguel Sant'ana has trained with top elite gymnasts, acrobats and professional tumblers. Please contact Renee 021 629 346 or Kath 443 4054.

CHRISTMAS STAFF PARTY IDEA? Ladies why not book an Emma For Beauty Mobile pamper party? What better way to treat your staff members for their year of hard work. For bookings and treatment menus please visit www.emmaforbeauty.co.nz or phone 443 6392.

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.

THE LANDING HAPPY HOUR 5:30-6:30pm 4 x Heineken buckets $17, $6.50 wines and Emerson's pints.

ADVOCATE SERVICE. Assisting you in resolving issues regarding your employment, tenancy, consumer, hire purchase agreements, neighbour disputes etc. Contact Bob Thompson (LLB) on 0211 872 689 or bobthompson20160@yahoo.com for details.

QUIZ WEDNESDAY NIGHT at the Bullock Bar 6th November - It's back once a month with Quizmaster George Smythe. Great prizes. 7pm register and 7.30pm start. Teams of up to 8. See ya at the Bully.

PIZZA AND A PERONI FOR ONLY $25 at Francescas Italian kitchen. Every day from 5-6pm. Call 03 443 5599 to make a reservation. 93 Ardmore Street.

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 or call 0276 936 300.

FLATMATE/S WANTED. Must be over 30. $160 single, $220 couple includes bills. No party animals please. Phone 021 539 854.

JAPANESE COOKING CLASSES IN NOVEMBER! Chirashi-zushi and Fukusa-zushi (egg-crepe-parcel sushi). Easy and attractive party menu! Thursday 7th 6pm, Tuesday 19th 6pm. $50pp, including full dinner. All welcome. More info: japanese.cuisine.wanaka@gmail.com or 443 1232, Yumi.

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.

WANTED TO BUY SET OF BUNKS with mattresses. Phone 443 1301.

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.

COMPLIMENTARY PREP AND POLISH manicure with any treatment booking for your first visit to Emma For Beauty. Offer ends Nov 30th. Phone 443 6392 or visit www.emmaforbeauty.co.nz

WORK: BAKERY WANAKA. Want extra hours? Start ASAP Fri & Sat nights 9pm-4am Customer Service position. Will consider alternating weekends. Friendly, reliable, hard-working. Must be available all Xmas and New Year's Eve. Potential extra hours over Xmas, Call 0297 720 134 or drop by the bakery lake front with CV.

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

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

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

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.

ASPIRING GYMSPORTS - AERIAL ARTS Trapeze and Silk sessions every Tuesday 6.45 and Friday 5.45. Call Renee: 021 629 346 or 443 8485.

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

MELBOURNE CUP LIVE AT URBAN GRIND. Free entry, free nibbles, craft beer on tap and $10 cocktails. Tuesday 5th November.

IMMEDIATE START - QUALIFIED BUILDER and 1 labourer – both must have good genuine work ethic, be able to work from plans and follow instructions given, friendly and able to communicate with clients when required. On-going work for the right candidate. Call: Mike 0274 758 879. 

FULL TIME LABORER WANTED for building work. Must be reliable, good worker, time keeper, New Zealand citizen or resident. Phone Gary on 021 345 587 for more information or email Garysummerell@yahoo.co.nz

CHRISTCHURCH GIRLS' HIGH SCHOOL - Are you an ex student or teacher? If so, please contact Lynne Fegan 443 6838.

FURNISHED ROOMS AVAILABLE. Wanaka. WiFi, Sky, log burner, sunny, clean and cat. $110 p/w plus expenses. Must work. Phone 443 2138 or 0210 2226 225.

PADDLEBOARD YOGA breathe, smile and enjoy the view! Tuesday 19th. Book now Wanaka Kayaks Sup & Sail 0800 926 925.

BISTRO GENTIL IS NOW OFFERING roast lunch every Sunday, 3 courses $40, $55 with matching wines. Open for lunch and afternoon treats Saturday and Sunday only from 11.30 am. Open for dinner Wednesday to Sunday from 5pm. For reservations call 443 2299.

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

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.

HALLOWEEN PARTY AT WATER BAR this Friday 1st November. Come check out the mad scientist's laboratory in your best Halloween costume. Dark, dirty and mad beats from Nah Man and B-Rokk. Prizes galore for best dressed, drink offers and UV lights.

CANCELLED: HALLOWEEN STORYTELLING for kids (4-5pm) and adults (8pm) on the 31st October at The Rippon Hall. We're sorry for any disappointment. 

WANTED TO RENT IN WANAKA, furnished house with easy access. November 25th - April 27th 2014. Tenants (couple) very careful, in the older age group, with no pets and no children. Please call 443 7581.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN – KARAOKE night Friday the 1st Nov.

ONE MONTH HOUSE/CRIB RENTAL wanted in Wanaka. Semi-retired couple arriving mid-November. Please phone Jenny 0212 401 255.

FREE TRIBE TEAM TRAININGTM CLASSES at ProActive Health and Fitness! Come and experience for yourself why ProActive's World-Class Tribe Team Training™ classes are so popular! There is something for everyone – TribeFIT, TribeCORE, TribePUNCH, TribeKIDS and TribeLIFE. Our free trial week begins Monday 4th November so make sure you book in for your free training classes and achieve more than you ever thought possible! Contact ProActive Health and Fitness now! Ph 443 6500, info@proactivewanaka.com 

HELP! We are a group of 5 local young people requiring accommodation in Hawea/Wanaka for the beekeeping season (ASAP-March/April). 3-5 bedrooms, anywhere will help! Fantasmical references. Call/text 0276 367 324 anytime.

FOR SALE PRADO 2003: 3 litre diesel, leather, 8 seats, fridge, reversing sensors, 320,000kms. $22,000 ono. Ph 443 5845.

SLEEPING DIFFICULTIES, RESTLESS LEGS, sleeping during the day. The Sleep Solutions Clinic can assist you in getting back to your regular sleep rhythm. Wanaka Lakes Health Centre. Rachael 443 5951 or 0212 508 628.

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.

DYSLEXIA TUTORING - The Danks Davis programme can help your child with spelling, reading and comprehension. To find out more call Rebecca Donovan 0277 116 777. www.danksdavisdyslexia.com

FROM YOUGHAL STREET, WANAKA to Youghal, Ireland. The Messenger is available in Youghal Ireland on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

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

FINALLY, AN OCCASSION TO WEAR nice shoes! It's Melbourne Cup day on the 5th November so join us at Trout for some complimentary bar snacks, glasses of bubbles for $7 and all the action live and loud. There will also be a $50 voucher for best dressed of the day!  

THE LANDING HAPPY HOUR 5:30-6:30pm 4 x Heineken buckets $17, $6.50 wines and Emerson's pints.

THIS FRIDAY AT OPIUM we have DJ C:She and guests spinnin DnB, Breakbeat and Electro, come in your best ghoooooley Halloween get-ups for a naughty treat from our bewitched bar girls, whhhoooooo!!!!

WANAKA ROWING CLUB OPEN DAY on Saturday 9th November, 9 -10.30am for school pupils. Years 9-13 only. 10.30am -12 noon for adults. Any age!! Come and give rowing a try. At the lake front by Show grounds. Any enquiries ph Marg Galloway 0272 716 608.

BE THE FIRST TO WELCOME the sun at Beanie Cafe.

YOUGHAL (PRONOUNCED YAWL; Irish: Eochaill, meaning "yew wood") is a seaside resort town in County Cork, Ireland. Sitting on the estuary of the River Blackwater, in the past it was militarily and economically important. Being built on the edge of a steep riverbank, the town has a distinctive long and narrow layout. The Messenger is available in Youghal Ireland on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

THE FLYSCREEN MAN - SPECIALISING IN magnetic insect screens for window openings, remesh damaged doors and screens. No travel costs. Free quotes. Phone 0274 879 655 or 03 789 7830.

ANOTHER SATISFIED ADVERTISER SENT THIS MESSAGE TO US LAST WEEK: "Please cancel next weeks ad. Once again the Messenger has done its job and I have my new staff member". Messenger advertising works!

LOCAL BUILDING INSPECTION SERVICE: Is the renewal of your annual BWoF due or do you require assistance with compliance schedules, regular inspections, council paperwork etc? You can now hire an independent, professional, local service. Phone Stefan 0212 153 208.

AGM - UPPER CLUTHA RUGBY Football Club – Monday 25 November – 7.30pm. Apologies to Secretary 0274 719 087.

RUBY ISLAND WORKING BEE Sunday 10 November 9.30am to 2pm. Meet at boat ramp near Marina. Great way to make a difference in our community. Weeding, mowing and general tidy up. Many hands needed please. Always enjoyable and BBQ lunch provided. Need to know numbers for boat transport. Phone Jude 443 1602 or Greg & Dawn 443 5414.

LAWRENCE ARABIA AKA JAMES MILNE nominated for 2 Vodaphone Music Awards – best male singer and best Indy album. Come and hear his wicked vocals, three part harmonies, wit and banter. One off show in Wanaka as part of a national tour. Gin & Raspberry Thur 7 November 8pm. Tickets on sale now $25 inc complimentary Gin & Raspberry cocktail at www.festivalofcolour.co.nz or at Gin & Raspberry. Book your ticket now!

PUPPY PRESCHOOL CLASSES. Fun, informative, positive training creating well-mannered puppies. Every Monday 6.30pm, Wanaka Vet Centre. Phone 443 6409.

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.

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

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.

'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.

BULLOCK BAR TAB - Melbourne Cup day. We will be open from 9.30am. See ya at the Bully.

LOCAL VINEYARD SEEKS TRACTOR DRIVER for agrichemical spraying for summer period. Experience preferred but not essential. References required. Phone Shannan on 0211 303 728 to arrange an interview.

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

HOSPO TUESDAY AT LALALAND Lounge Bar with $5 drinks and a special premium spirit at cost price + $1 all night long! See you at The Lounge!

BIRGIT IS BACK AT ALI BABAS for women's hairstyling next week – Tuesday 5th to Saturday 9th November, then every second week. Phone 443 1722 for an appointment.

STAFF WANTED. APPROX 30HRS per week and a casual to fill in when needed. With good customer service and willing to work weekends. CV to: riversidestore2012@gmail.com.

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

KEEP CALM AND GET SPOOKY this Halloween at Lalaland Lounge Bar. DJ Larry on the decks and themed $4 jamjars Thursday 31st October. See you at The Lounge.

BUSKERS WANTED FOR THE SUNDAY CRAFT MARKET. 18 dates available. Call 443 7906 at book a Sunday or two!

ACCOMMODATION WANTED 31st Dec, 1 & 2 Jan 2014 by 3 mature farming couples. Happy to clean before departing. Please call Marg 03 685 5883.

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

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

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.

TRIBEPUNCH - IS A HIGH INTENSITY learning experience for all abilities. Whether you're a beginner wanting to learn how to learn new skills or even an experienced 'fighter' you will always learn techniques and the ability to work in a team. The conditioning is great and will test you from start to finish which will bring sweat, tears and obviously great big smiles. If you are wanting to test your ability and enjoy the team experience (punching trainers) get on a season of TribePUNCH and reap the rewards. Matt - TribePUNCH member at ProActive Health and Fitness. Call 443 6500 to book into your free TribePUNCH programme now!

GARAGE SALE SATURDAY 2ND NOVEMBER. Upton St. Signs out 9am.

CROOKS AND CASTLES AT CHOP SHOP fresh drop offCrooks and Castles Apparel has just hit the store. Including new womens stock and Crooks eyewear! Shop 3, Pembroke Mall.

THIS SATURDAY AT OPIUM we have DJ Leeroy Brown (Deep house, progressive techno). Come get a glimpse of this guy before his Rhythm & Alps set this New Year! And still $5 drinks all night!

BACH FOR RENT - suit single working female. 10 min walk to town. WiFi included. Power extra. $160 p/w. Phone/text 0274 435 337.

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

HAVE YOU BOOKED YOUR XMAS PARTY? Fancy a Paddleboard class, or a kayak trip to Ruby Island? We can put a smile on your dial :) Call Wanaka Kayaks 0800 926 925.

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

SLEEPING DIFFICULTIES? Do you suffer from a sleeping related disorder? The Sleep Solutions Clinic offers practical solutions. Phone Rachael. Wanaka Lakes Health Centre 443 5951 or 0212 508 628.

WANAKA ASSOCIATED FOOTBALL CLUB AGM 12th November 7pm at Wanaka District Club. All welcome.

GIN AND RASPBERRY will announce the winner of the Cointreau ladies bike on Thursday during happy hour. You still have a chance to win, competition closes 5pm Thursday.

WORK: BAKERY WANAKA. Want extra hours? Start ASAP Fri & Sat nights 9pm-4am Customer Service position. Will consider alternating weekends. Friendly, reliable, hard-working. Must be available all Xmas and New Year's Eve. Potential extra hours over Xmas, Call 0297 720 134 or drop by the bakery lake front with CV.

GARAGE SALES - COMBINED. More items: sofa bed, computer desks/chairs, printer, golf trundler and clubs, furniture, collectables. Cheap clothes - baby, kids and adults. Reductions. Must sell 8.30 - 11.30am, 92 Kings Drive.

LOST: CAMERA CANON IXIS. AROUND WANAKA somewhere. Black leather case. Reward for return if found. Last photo: rings. Ph 03 443 2220.

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

RENTAL HOME WANTED for house proud professional couple and 3 children, 4 + bedrooms, 12 month + lease, phone 443 2228.

BOOK YOUR END OF YEAR STAFF Christmas party at Francesca's Italian Kitchen now. Give us a call on 443 5599.

SEMI F/F S-C DOWNSTAIRS 1BED FLAT with lounge/cooking (no sink), but use of shared sink upstairs. Close to town/lake Wanaka. Basic, but clean and tidy. Suit working single or couple. Short or long term. $200 inc WiFi. Ph 0210 2586 927.

MICROGREENS, VEGETABLE, FLOWER SEEDLINGS and much more at the Wanaka Farmers Market, every Thursday from 4pm Pembroke Park.

MORE FM AND SUBWAY WANAKA bring you the 2013/14 Kids Duathalon. First event Sunday 10th November - Wanaka lake-front. Go to morefm.co.nz for details on how to enter. See you there!

STAFF XMAS FUNCTION at the Lake Hawea Hotel. Lovely food, nice atmosphere and courtesy coach available from town. Call Yohann for more information 0210 8435 786 or yohann@lakehawea.co.nz

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

HOMELY, SELF CONTAINED, FURNISHED unit 4 kms from Post Office. Double bedroom, ensuite, kitchen/lounge. Free WiFi. $200 per week plus electricity. Phone 443 9516 or 0273 109 323.

OUR DEVILISH MUSSELS soaked in our spicy chorizo and tomato sauce at Beanie Cafe.

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.

FRANCESCA'S ITALIAN KITCHEN OPEN EVERY day for lunch from 12-3 and dinner from 5pm. 93 Ardmore Street. Call 443 5599.

ISN'T IT GREAT THE SUNDAY CRAFT MARKETS have started again for the summer? Our next market is on 10th November at Pembroke Park.

PILATES/CORE CIRCUIT/SWISS BALL CLASSES: last 6 week round before Xmas, starts 11 November. Get in shape for the festive season, Central Lakes Physiotherapy: ph 443 1711.

BULLOCK BAR - WORLD CUP Rugby League – We are recording all the games so you can pop down have a few beers and watch all the action whenever! See ya at the Bully.

WANAKA PRESCHOOL WILL BE hosting the Muka Exhibition on 11 November from 1-6pm in the Lake Wanaka Centre. This is an opportunity for children (5-18 years) to choose and buy original lithographs by leading artists for $67 per print. www.muka.co.nz All children purchasing a print will go into a draw to have their print framed by 45th Degree.

THE CARDRONA VINTAGE FAIR IS ON Sunday 24th November at the Cardrona Hotel from 12pm. Local fare, handmade treats, kids' market and more! For more info contact Debs 0275 443 815.

SASANOKI'S JAPANESE OF THE WEEK: "shiroi" (she-roy) meaning "white". Why snow on TC now? Bruno will stick to Sasanoki's TC as TC is closed. Our TC tastes as good as TC looks. Phone 443 6474 for yours.

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.

ENJOY CENTRAL OTAGO'S BEST. Fresh, locally grown fruit and vegetables from the Wanaka Farmers Market, every Thursday from 4pm Pembroke Park.

NEW PERSPECTIVES - support identified, solutions recognised, integration techniques. In these unsettling times call Alison 03 443 8673, 0211 610 084 for a free introductory experience. Every situation given caring consideration. No obligation.

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

WANTED: LONG TERM RENTAL for professional couple. We are after 3-5 bedrooms, unfurnished, log fire, double garage. Please call 0226 975 875.

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.

KAYAK FOR SALE: sea kayak with paddle, skirt, dry bag, life jacket $1000. Men's GT Avalanche large and Women's GT Palomar small mountain bikes for sale $100 each. Ph 0211 472 107.

PROACTIVE HEALTH AND FITNESS is looking for an outstanding new employee to join our team. The applicant must be able to work weekends and be flexible during the week. Must have incredible customer service skills and a genuine passion for the fitness industry. Send your resume to info@proactivewanaka.com or drop it into 17 Plantation Rd.

IECO SOLAR: WITH 10YRS LOCAL installation and maintenance experience, I only stock the highest quality systems because solar water heating is something you should only do once, so do it right! Phone 03 443 6027 / 0211 067 043. iECO solar - Wanaka's water heating specialist.

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.

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.

EDGEWATER REQUIRES A PART TIME kitchen hand for the summer. Full training given, but previous hospitality experience a plus. Must be available to work day and night shifts, public holidays and weekends. Contact Simon on 03 443 0016 or email CV to chef@edgewater.co.nz

QUIZ WEDNESDAY NIGHT at the Bullock Bar 6th November - It's back once a month with Quizmaster George Smythe. Great prizes. 7pm register and 7.30pm start. Teams of up to 8. See ya at the Bully.

ECSTATIC IN YOUR SHOWER? When you save money and the environment, hot water use is a whole new experience. For your obligation free quote, phone iECO solar today on 03 443 6027 or 0211 067 043. iECO solar - Happy water, happy people!

THE BODY GARAGE OFFERS Massage and Movement Therapies - deep tissue, neuromuscular and myofacial release, restorative/relaxation bodywork, assisted stretching and Pilates techniques. For intro and package rates call Prairie 0212 078 486.

RHYTHM SUPERKIDS AUDITION. Do you dance or sing? Are you between ages of 8 yrs - 18 yrs? Be part of our summer performance troupe entertaining in parks, festivals and events. Audition Sunday 10th November 4pm at Dance Out Loud Performance Academy, 249 Riverbank Road. More info www.erichsenrachel.wix.com/danceoutloud or email erichsen.rachel@gmail.com

DINING CHAIRS - SET 6. White round wooden frames and arms, fabric bases and backs. Phone Chris 0272 791 577 to view.

AQUAFIT SUMMER TIMETABLE WANAKA POOL: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 8am; Tuesday starting 29th 7pm. All welcome.

FRIENDS AND FAMILY COMING TO TOWN? Look no further than Archway Motels. Great value accommodation! Hillside cedar hot tubs. Earn and redeem Flybuys. Call 443 7698.

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

MELANOMA – SEE A QUALIFIED DOCTOR for early detection, rather than a nurse or technician. Book your appointment with Molemedic - Affiliated Provider to Southern Cross Health Society. At Community Consulting Rooms, Wanaka Lakes Health Centre, ph 443 0432. 4, 5 & 6 November. Check out further information on  www.molemedic.co.nz

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

ROTARY CLUB OF WANAKA & PROSTATE Foundation of NZ Prostate Awareness Seminar and Luncheon Lake Wanaka Centre, Sunday 17th November, 11.30. Contact Fran 021 634 478.

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.

IT'S JUST A JUMP TO THE LEFT. And then a step to the right! With your hands on your hips... Rocky Horror @ Gin and Raspberry from 8pm Friday 1st.

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

HALF PIPE SKATE RAMP FOR SALE - Awesome Christmas present. 6m x 2.4m. $1000 ono. Can deliver. Phone 0277 675 384.

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

WANTED TO BUY SET OF BUNKS with mattresses. Phone 443 1301.

YOUGHAL, IRELAND IS AN HISTORIC WALLED seaport town on the coastline of East Cork. It has many historic buildings and monuments within its ancient town walls and has been designated as an Irish Heritage Port by the Irish Tourist Board. Sir Walter Raleigh was Mayor of Youghal in 1588 and 1599 and lived at Myrtle Grove, the Warden's Residence of the Collegiate Church. The Messenger is available in Youghal Ireland on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

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

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

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.

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

THANK YOU "OPERATION COVER UP". On behalf of the "Operation", I wish to thank all the ladies in the Wanaka, Hawea, Albert Town areas who have so willingly knitted blankets, strips, cot blankets and all other knitted garments for children in orphanages in Romania, Moldovia, Ukraine and Albania. A special "thank you" to Libby and Mark Davis for sharing their home, storing wool and the enjoyable afternoon teas each month. We have had another very successful year to benefit the children in the above countries. May God's love and blessings be with you all. Doreen McKinlay.

TO RENT, beautiful 1 bedroom schist cottage, great views, furnished, 12mins drive from Wanaka, long let preferred. $280pw. Ph 03 443 1984.

WANAKA BOAT GROOMING. Phone 0210 2942 908.

HAVAIANAS – MASSIVE RANGE AT BASE. Awesome kid's styles. Get it quick before the size sells out.

CHEF: REQUIRED SUNDAYS, MONDAYS and Tuesdays 7.30am - 3pm for long term work at Florence's Foodstore Cafe. Experience necessary. Please send CV to: info@florencesfoodstore.co.nz

EUROPE UNBEATABLE SALE AT Wanaka Flight Centre Earlybird specials still available on flights, tours, river cruises, car hire and more. Enquire now and save. Wanaka Flight Centre 03 443 4101 or email wanaka@flightcentre.co.nz  

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

COME AND SUPPORT WANAKA'S YOUNG ACTORS. Four different short plays. A laugh for all. Sunday 3rd November. Lake Wanaka Centre 6.30pm.

WANAKA DISTRICTS CLUB - Special meeting to discuss property subdivision. Wednesday 30th October 7pm at the Club.

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. 

THE RAZORS WILL BE CUT-THROAT SHARP and the drinks will be chilled and delicious! The boys from Ali Babas will be joining the team at Gin and Raspberry this Halloween night, Thursday, to kickstart Movember! Cut-Throat Shave and a free cocktail for everyone who signs up! Call into Gin for more info and be there on Thursday for a real life 'Sweeney Todd' Halloween experience! 

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

BATHROOM FIXTURES AND FITTINGS FOR SALE. Double vanity with stone top, bath, shower, toilets. Call 021 440 939.

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

FREE TRIBEKIDS CLASSES AT PROACTIVE Health and Fitness! TribeKIDS is a fun fitness program designed specifically for kids aged between 7 and 16. TribeKIDS helps kids to maintain a healthy weight, build strength and fitness and develop a healthy attitude towards exercise. ProActive Health and Fitness is offering this amazing program for kids to try absolutely free during their trial week beginning 4th November so please call now to secure your spot! Phone 443 6500, info@proactivewanaka.com  Keeping our kids healthy, strong, fit and active!

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.

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.