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6 November 2013



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

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.

MONS ROYALE, Hurley (+Nike dryfit), Rusty, Billabong & Ripcurl activewear instore now at Southbeach. Free drink bottle with two or more items. 12 Helwick St.

TIP TOP HIP HOP THIS FRIDAY at Opium with J.Diggah 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! 

ZACAPA ONCE WAS A BUSTLING RAILROAD STOP and attracted a fair number of non-Guatemalan immigrants.  It is not unusual to find people whose surnames were originally from England, Germany, Italy, and Spain. The Messenger is available in Zacapa at www.mymessenger.co.nz

ANDRE RIEU DVDS. Twelve for sale in excellent condition. Ideal Christmas present for Mother. $48 the lot. Please phone 443 7665.

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. 

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

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

PROF SIR DAVID SKEGG TALKS ON "Cervical Cancer: unravelling the clues". Royal Society lecture 6pm Friday 15 November, Lake Wanaka Centre. Drinks from 5.30. $5 door charge, public welcome.

ROCK HOPPER LOVES RIPPON GIG at the Bullock Bar this Saturday at 9pm! Awesome live music, amazing prizes and festival ticket giveaways all on offer. Get your shimmy on and we'll see you there.

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

RIVERSIDE PARK - Lot 89 for sale. 800m2 section overlooking the park and includes full house plans already drawn for a 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom double garage house. Ready for the builder! $190k. Ph Nick 0212 810 254

DANNY IS BACK AND READY TO RECLAIM Sunday sessions at Trout Bar! Join us every Sunday for a day of sunshine, sounds and $6 selected beers and wines.

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

FLATMATES WANTED! Come and share this awesome house, close to the river and bike trails! Semi self-contained flat / own shower, bathroom and lounge. Couples preferred $250 including power and internet. Ph 0210 2738 725.

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

ROCK HOPPER LOVES RIPPON... Rippon loves the locals... and the locals love the Bullie! Come share the love this Sat 9th Nov - 9pm. Free Rippon ticket giveaways!

PARENTING4LIFE WITH TRE TRAINER STEPH COMBE offers an introduction to TRE. "Tension Release Exercises" a body-centred process that releases tension created during stressful events. Join us Monday 18th November 7.30pm, St John Rooms. Books advisable through Community Networks 443 7799, $10, spaces limited.

ARMISTICE DAY CEREMONY - We will be assembling at the Memorial at 10.50am on Monday 11 November and following the ceremony will go to the Districts Club for morning tea. All interested members of the community are welcome to attend. For details contact Lyal on 443 5750.

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

CLEANER AVAILABLE WEEKDAYS. Come home to a fresh clean house. $25per hr. Contact Toni 0211 789 773.

WANTED PART TIME BAR PERSON. Must be available nights and weekends. Ph Wendy 443-4545 or email alberttowntavern@xtra.c.nz  

PEMBROKE WINES AND SPIRITS SUPER SPECIAL. Hilok Central Otago Pinot Noir 2009. 6 bottle pack only $120. Great for Christmas pressie.

STUBBORN TUMMY FAT. Cavi Lipo will get rid of it ph 0279 737 911 cavitreatments@gmail.com

THE BIKE LOUNGE IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE the opening of our new store at 109 Gorge Road, Queenstown with a full service workshop, a massive range of stock and our best price guarantee. Same deals also available in our Wanaka store.

LADIES NEW (AND NEWISH) TO WANAKA - come and join us for lunch, to meet new friends. Next Friday 15th November. Contact Sue Saunders ASAP. Phone 443 7442. Looking forward to hearing from you!

HELP WANAKA WASTEBUSTERS do something about ridiculous packaging that ends up in your rubbish bin. Vote in Unpackit Awards, www.unpackit.org or on Facebook. Voting closes 8th Nov.

MONDAY MADNESS @ REVIVE. Buy1 get the 2nd...1/2 price! When you book more than 1 treatment at Revive on any Monday during November you will be rewarded. Pay full price for your 1st treatment and receive 50% off your 2nd. Or, pay full price for 2 treatments and get the 3rd treatment absolutely free! Book Now 443 5112. Conditions apply.

THE PILGRIMAGE BOUTIQUE & LARDER - Prenzel stockists and huge variety of local larder fare. Freeway Orchard Complex, Cromwell.

STONESCAPES - SPECIALISTS IN lifestyle fencing, post and rail, macrocarpa post and wire and stone fences. Phone 0210 2576 201.

INTRODUCING THE HUDDLE – Rippon Vineyard's new wine loyalty programme. 20% off all wine and Cellar Door purchases, free freight within NZ. See our website for more details www.rippon.co.nz

TIRED OF IRONING? Look no further! Local reliable ironing service Call Wendy 0275 738 483.

"REJUVENATE" SPRING CLEANSE PROGRAMME. Start 16 November - 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. For more info contact Christine Callanan at info@alignedtolife.com 

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.

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.

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

RNZ BALLET Thursday 5 December. Tower Tutus on Tour. Lake Wanaka Centre 7.30pm. Tickets on sale 19 November at "Gifted" Helwick Street. Adults $40, school children $20.

GLUTEN-FREE BREAD arrives fresh on Thursday at Soulfood. Includes Torpedo rolls, white farmhouse, sunflower/linseed loaf and pizza-bases. www.soulfoodwanaka.co.nz

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

18 HOLES OF MINIGOLF MADNESS at Pembroke Putt. Perfect for that Sunday family outing. 0221 572 180.

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   

WANTED: 3/4 BEDROOM LONG TERM RENTAL, by 3 local professional females. Ideal place would be under $400, in town, wood burner, and a garden to care for. Can move in beginning of Dec. We have great references and want to make a place homely. If you can help please contact 0274 244 500.

MASSAGE WITH "MAGIC HANDS" Jason Clarke. Provider to High Performance Sport New Zealand. "Magic Hands" has massaged NZ Elite Triathletes, winter Olympians, multi-sport, 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.

AYURVEDA EXPO- free information evening with demonstrations purely to showcase Ayurveda's signature therapies. Come along and see for yourself how Ayurveda can help alleviate common ailments in a safe and natural way. This is a collaboration from our talented local therapists, come and meet us! There will be tips for self-healing, diet, and a chance to discover your ayurvedic type. Dec 4th 7-9pm, Lake Wanaka Centre for more info go to http://www.thesadhanastudio.com/   http://www.naturaldevotion.com/  http://www.ayurvedaora.com/ 

HELISKI BY SOUTHERN LAKES voucher for sale! Classic 4 runs. Valid till Sept 7 2014. Normally $880 - my price: $750 - interested? Call or text 0223 724 086.

ARTISTS PAINTING WORKSHOP November 30 and 1 December. Glendhu Bay Artists Workshop, held in the Glendhu Bay Woolshed. Richard Adams, an abstract painter will inspire painters of all abilities over the weekend in a workshop entitled "The Element of Surprise". Morning and afternoon tea and lunch provided along with paper and canvas requirements, $380. Please contact Rebecca for payment details rebecca@fantailproductions.com 443 1243.

MARQUEE FOR SALE 3m x 9m. Used once, perfect condition, $200. Two dozen wine glasses used once, $35. Phone Rich 0272 429 622.

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

FOR SALE. FREEDOM HUBBLE 4 man tent. As new, used 1 week $650. Also, regulation camping power lead $80. Phone 0272 292 444.

HELP! SUPPORT LOCAL JUNIOR BIATHLETES on their Swedish trip. Attend our garage sale, Saturday 9th Ballantyne Road, (Metalworks) 9am - 3 pm. BBQ, lots of exciting things. Enquiries / donate goods 0278 100 603 or 443 1300.

SOAK DAY SPA... Where the new BB Cream has landed! Girls this is one product in your make up bag this summer. BB cream is a moisturiser, a primer, a sunscreen, or a light foundation. The all in one beauty balm. Grab your new BB cream at Soak day Spa, 10a Helwick Street. 

CASUAL CLEANERS REQUIRED for the Lake Hawea Holiday Park. Hours 10-2. Please call 443 1767 or email stay@haweaholidaypark.co.nz

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.

ASPIRING ATHLETES FUN RUN for individuals and teams. 6pm Pembroke Park 13th and 27th November. Enquiries 0274 733 141.

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

ONE BEDROOM COTTAGE TO RENT $140 per week. Available to view on Saturday / Sunday. Phone 021 462 654.

IT'S NOT TOO SOON TO START your Christmas shopping and the Sunday Craft Market is a great place for unique gift ideas. Handmade NZ arts and crafts. Pembroke Park, Sunday.

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

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.

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.

CHALLENGE WANAKA! 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

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

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.

HAPPY HOUR AT GIN AND RASPBERRY 5-6PM every day! $5 beer, cider and wine. $8 Gin and Raspberry cocktail.

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 Dip Acc Acupuncturist, tailor-make every treatment. Get the very best at The Muscle Joint. Tel 443 6460, 59 Brownston St, Wanaka. www.themusclejoint.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.

FOR SALE TREATED TIMBER 100 X 50- 12 lengths at 6 metres long, plus, 75 x 50 - 22 lengths at metres long. Offers 0274 849 476.

*PAEONIES*PAEONIES*PAEONIES - locally grown, stunning red colour, available now at Caltex Wanaka.

WANAKA WASTEBUSTERS AGM, Thursday Nov 21st, 7.30pm at the St John's room, Link Way. All members and interested public welcome.

CARPENTERS REQUIRED. 40 - 50 hours per week. Phone 0272 261 284 to discuss further.

LADA 2104 WAGON. Drives and runs very well. Tidy and original. $1,999 ono. pelwellsutton@fastmail.fm

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

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

HAIR THOU ART WORKSHOP AND MOBILE, specialising in natural products. Luminart colour, low-no ammonia, with kakadu plum, bamboo extract, sunflower and olive. Creative techniques, texture waves, body waves, spiral waves. Weddings, hair-ups, hair extensions and dreadlocks. Phone Kirstin on 443 9545 www.hairthouart.co.nz.

SASANOKI'S LUNCH BENTO BOX has sushi, sashimi, teriyaki chicken, prawn cutlet as well as rice and miso soup, for only $16. Ring 443 6474 to place your order and it's ready when you come to collect it. Available for dining in too, at your healthy and tasty eatery.

BRAISED PORK BELLY, crispy pancake and fennel slaw with orange dressing (also available as a gluten free option). Just one of our mouth-watering menu options at Beanie Cafe! 71 Ardmore Street, Wanaka. Phone 443 4100.

LANDSCAPE ART FOR YOUR GARDEN. Ernie Maluschnig and Adam David works at workshop Metalworks Wanaka 54 Ballantyne Road, Wanaka. Ph 443 1760.

ROOM WANTED FOR TIDY, Wanaka based, late 20's couple until January. Ph/txt Nick 021 432 256.

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

BULLOCK BAR - DAVID VS GOLIATH LIVE – We are showing the fight live on the big screens Saturday the 16th November.

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.

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

FOR SALE SUZUKI 50 CHILD'S QUAD BIKE, complete with helmet. Excellent condition $800. Phone 443 9039.

GALLERY33. New Exhibition: "Flight", featuring Peter Miller, Michel Tuffery, Annie Smits Sandano. www.gallery33.co.nz

WANAKA GARDEN CLUB. Members of the Public are invited to an evening with Cliff Booker, world renown alpine specialist, at the Lake Wanaka Centre Wednesday 20th November at 7-30pm. Topic - North American Gardens. Entry $10. Supper provided. Contact Marisa 443 4018.

MONDAY, WEDNESDAY AND FRIDAY are Coffee Cure's sushi days! Coffee Cure in the Medical Centre now has fresh hand-made sushi available on these days! Just what the doctor ordered.

RENTAL PLEASE - local family needing a long term house on 18th Dec. Preferably furnished 3 bedrooms. Wanaka or Albert Town. 0279 249 870.

ECONOMIC CAR FOR SALE. 1990 Honda Integra, great condition. Trademe Listing #: 655708796. New WOF/REG. $1900 ono. Mechanically sound. 021 776 474.

COMMUNITY PICNIC IN THE PARK for all our Librarians! Noon on Sunday 10 November at Rotary playground and BBQ southwest end of lake. Grab your neighbours, friends, seniors for some good old-fashioned family fun. 443 6055. WPLA.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN Take Aways, best wraps and chips in town. Ph 443 4545.

BOUNCY CASTLE - if you need it between November 17th to January 20th you need to pre-book before 10th November. Phone Rich 0272 429 622.

CAFE GUSTO WILL BE CLOSED MONDAY the 11th of November. The Gusto crew are having a well-deserved day off. See you Tuesday at 8am!

LAKE HAWEA ANNUAL FISHING TOURNAMENT - 8 & 9 NOVEMBER. Heaps of fun and great prizes for the whole family. Bring your tent/caravan and stay at The Lake Hawea Holiday Park for an awesome long weekend! For reservations 0800 525 322.

VOLUNTEERS WANTED FOR BIKE WANAKA DOWNHILL race Saturday 16th November at Snowpark. Call / text Jamie 021 539 931 or email jamie@bigpines.co.nz

TRADITIONAL LEADLIGHTS / STAINED GLASS WINDOWS, side lights, entrance ways, cabinets etc. Designed and made to suit. Phone Jennifer 443 5530.

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.

PURE NEWS: 3 LETTERS, I . P . L – Intense Pulse Light, no laser or chemicals just a heat force. Frequent waxing can be costly and unsightly between waxes, your long term solution awaits, 4-6 treatments can permanently reduce hair growth. Pure Skin Therapy 443 5969.

SEEKING AN ENTHUSIASTIC SOUS CHEF for the summer season at Trout Bar. Must have had previous experience in a similar role and be willing to work in a busy environment over Xmas/New Years. Drop a CV into the bar after 3pm.

JACKET FOUND - SLEEVELESS, two-tone, feather / corduroy, khaki/beige, size M. Phone 443 4499.

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

ASPIRING GYMSPORTS CLUB DISPLAY: Tuesday 12th November, Lake Wanaka Centre, 5pm. Come along to watch our gymnasts demonstrate the skills they have been learning. Entry by gold coin appreciated.

STUBBORN BRA FAT. Cavi Lipo will get rid of it ph 0279 737 911 cavitreatments@gmail.com

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.

JOB PLUS CHEAP RENT: $90 wk for semi s-c f/f flat w ensuite, lounge, close to lake and Wanaka, in exchange for 10hrs baby care (2hr/day/5days). Ph: 0210 2586 937.

MOTOR CYCLE SERVICING: ATVs, road bikes, dirt bikes: Dan's your man at Wanaka Marine and Sport - Polaris Otago.

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

SUMMER IS COMING and the Sanctuary Day Spa Oakridge Resort has a manicure or pedicure special offer at $50. Enjoy the season with the new OPI colours. Bookings are essential 03 443 0827.

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

SHOE BOX ACCOUNTING - BOOKKEEPING. Help for small businesses. I am able to do anything from simple data entry and filing to GST returns and monthly invoicing. Let me keep a lid on your paperwork hassles. Please contact me for an obligation free chat to see where I can assist you and your business. Phone Angela Brown on 0274 620 892 or email mj_ajbrown@hotmail.com

ENGLISH LANGUAGE LESSONS - Beginner, Intermediate, Upper-Intermediate at Lake Wanaka Language Centre. Call Renee 021 629 346 or Tracey 0275 809 206.

FOR RENT: SELF-CONTAINED APARTMENT, SEMI FURNISHED. One main bedroom but also a smaller room that can be used as a bedroom. Sunny kitchen, dining, sitting area. Heat pump, close to town. $200 per week. 0212 078 524.

A SPLASH OF COLOUR FOR SUMMER. Reds, purple, green, blues and more. All new fashions. The Merino Story Brownston Street. 

GOLDEN RETRIEVER PUPS. Pure bred from established kennel, active and intelligent, make great companions, family pets and gun dogs. Ready mid-November. For more info phone Annie, 03 249 8303.

TO RENT, BEAUTIFUL 1 BEDROOM SCHIST COTTAGE, great views, furnished, 12mins drive from Wanaka, long let preferred. $280pw 03 443 1984.

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

NEED A HAND IN YOUR GARDEN or somebody to look after your property when you are away? I am very passionate about gardening and have years of experience. Please contact Martin Jungen 443 5712.

WANTED: WORK IN HOSPITALITY. Looking for a job in cafe / restaurant / bakery. Three years of experience. Please call or txt 0210 2840 194.

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

WANAKA BOAT GROOMING. Phone 0210 2942 908.

FANCY SOME XTRA XMAS $$? Wanted - house to rent 27/12/13 - 02/01/14 for 5 adults, 3 children (8,10,12). No pets. For my trustworthy, honest, tidy sister, her family and another family. Pref Wanaka but outlying fine. Ph / txt Jos 443 6242, 0211 639 769.

PARTY SEASON IS ON ITS WAY! Organise your staff Christmas party with Gin and Raspberry and let us look after you for an evening! Free room hire, catering from $10 per person and drinks specials available! Email Emma at ginandraspberry@gmail.com to organise. 

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

NEW PERSPECTIVES, SUPPORT IDENTIFIED, solutions recognised, skills shared. In these unsettling times, call Alison 03 443 8673 / 0211 610 084 for a free introductory experience. No obligation. Every situation given full consideration.

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.

'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.

FULLY FURNISHED ROOM AVAILABLE NOW in 4 bedroom house near Aspiring College and Pool on 26 Matai Road. $100 singles, $130 couples, + power. Great flatties / heat pump / WiFi and home computer available / big garden with hammock and BBQ. Social flatmates! Please mention Matai Road when you call or txt: 021 923 553. You snooozze...

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.

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.

WWW.HAIRTHOUART.CO.NZ for all your hair needs. Ph 443 9545.

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

TREBLE CONE'S SUPER EARLY BIRD SEASON PASS Sale is on now until the end of November. Adult Unlimited Season Passes at season low prices plus access the exclusive Bonus Day and $100 TC Dollars. Buy online and pay in 3 easy instalments. Treblecone.com/SeasonPass

FREE SKIN CHECKS for enrolled patients of Aspiring Medical Centre for a limited time this month. Please call for an appointment. Ph 443 0725.

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.

END OF THE YEAR SPEEDING UP? Book your staff 'do' at Sailz Lake Hawea Restaurant & Bar. Talk to us for options or visit http://www.sailzlakehawea.co.nz/ for options.

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

IT'S BACK: Yoga/meditation at Hawea Flat school, Thursdays 6:30pm $10 with Robyn 0276 448 005. Come stretch then relax, all levels.

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.

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

SOUTHERN LAKES PANELBEATING has an entry-level position available in their workshop. This role would ideally suit a school leaver, preferably with an interest in the automotive industry. A 'can do' attitude and willingness to work as part of a team are a must. This is a new position within the company and the successful candidate may also be given the opportunity to take on an apprenticeship at a later date. If you would like to find out more please contact Simon Laughton on 443 1613 or email him at slakespanel@xtra.co.nz.

PUBLIC GALLERY AT CHOP SHOP. Public Gallery brought to you by the folks at Federation. Summer collection for men and women in store now. Shop 3 Pembroke Mall.

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.

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

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.

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

FOR SALE: Approx 250m2 - 90mm x 230mm - used grey pavers. Less than 1/2 price. Contact Alan on 0272 029 491.

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 SUZUKI 50 CHILD'S QUAD BIKE, complete with helmet. Excellent condition $800. Phone 443 9039.

WANAKA PRIMARY SCHOOL GALA - is being held Saturday, 23rd November 10 am - 2 pm. This is always a great day for the whole family, with lots of stalls, fun entertainment, huge raffle prizes and our silent auction with some fabulous goodies up for grabs! We are currently looking for good quality, 2nd hand items for our white elephant stall. Items can be dropped off a school reception, thanks!

FULLY FURNISHED ROOM AVAILABLE NOW in 4 bedroom house near Aspiring College and Pool on 26 Matai Road. $100 singles, $130 couples, + power. Great flatties / heat pump / WiFi and home computer available / big garden with hammock and BBQ. Social flatmates! Please mention Matai Road when you call or txt: 021 923 553. You snooozze...

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

SELF-CONTAINED STUDIO IN LAKE HAWEA available for rent. Furnished. $120pw single, $140pw couple. Ph Sharon 0274 665 101 or 443 6711 a/h.

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.

ASPIRING ATHLETES FUN RUN for individuals and teams. 6pm Pembroke Park 13th and 27th November. Enquiries 0274 733 141.

CHALLENGE WANAKA IS SEEKING A GEAR MANAGER and 2IC for the race in January. Approx two weeks of work. Need to be highly organised, logistically minded with heavy lifting involved. Keen? Please email event@challenge-wanaka.com 

RUBY ISLAND WORKING BEE this Sunday 10 Nov. Meet 9.30am at boat ramp (next to Marina – not log cabin), back by 2pm. New and existing volunteers needed please. Time to get weeding a clear track ready for summer. Need to know numbers for transport. Phone Jude 443 1602 (0275 616 088) or Dawn/Greg 443 5414.  

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.

PURE NEWS: SPRING HAS ARRIVED and so has our state of the art new pedicure machine. Get those heels and cuticles ready for summer! Finish with normal or shellac polish, let's get your toes looking like shiny little buttons. Pure Skin Therapy 443 5969.

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.

CLEANING HOLIDAY HOMES, rentals, show homes, houses for sale. Two women who really know how to clean! $25/hr. Phone 0210 496 996.

GARAGE SALE: 21 LACHLAN AVE, HAWEA FLAT 9am - 12pm Saturday 9th November. Relocating! 0 - 12 years books, games, toys, cots, buggy. Ski gear, clothes, sports shoes. Freeview, video library, player. Kitchenware, garageware, retro furniture.

PEMBROKE WINES AND SPIRITS WHISKY TASTING. Wednesday 13th November and Thursday 14th November at 7pm. Tickets available instore. $25 per person. 24 Dungarvon Street, phone 443 7818.

CRRA WOULD LIKE TO THANK Cardrona Alpine Resort Staff, Cardrona Hotel, Wanaka Police, QLDC, volunteers - especially Mario, for their help with Cardrona spring road side clean up. (31 October). Great job everybody - well done!

CHEAP HELI BIKING - Locals day prices! 16th or 17th November! Contact Freeride NZ for more details 021 712 996.

ZACAPA, GUATEMALA, has a pronounced dry season, often marked by more than two months without rain. The region's flat areas are known for their loud insects, called chicharras (or cicadas), which chirp in the fields and along the roads during the dry season. The Messenger is available in Zacapa at www.mymessenger.co.nz

WE HAVE A BIT OF A TREAT for all you sweet-toothed individuals. Candyfloss Martini is our new Cocktail Special! Chambord Vodka and bubbles poured over pink Candyfloss! Like being a grown up at a fairground! See you at Gin and Raspberry to try one this week!

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 $300. If your number gets drawn you get to turn the Ace and you win $300. Pokies! Courtesy Coach ph 443 4545.

BALUSTRADES & HANDRAILS METALWORKS WANAKA ...design, manufacture and modification at workshop 54 Ballantyne Rd. www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz : ph 443 1760. Precision engineers.

CHEF REQUIRED TO JOIN the team at Alivate Restaurant for the summer. Drop in your CV or email to turnbullsnz@xtra.co.nz

FREE SKIN CHECKS for enrolled patients of Aspiring Medical Centre for a limited time this month. Please call for an appointment. Ph 443 0725.

FANCY A WALK TO RIPPON VINEYARD THIS WEEKEND? We have a new track up to the Cellar Door which begins 100m from Edgewater, right next to the first block of vines you see while walking by the lake. Look out for the signs and come on up. We're open daily for wine tasting and cheese platters, 12pm-5pm.

ASPIRING GYMSPORTS CLUB DISPLAY: Tuesday 12th November, Lake Wanaka Centre, 5pm. Come along to watch our gymnasts demonstrate the skills they have been learning. Entry by gold coin appreciated.

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

INTRODUCING THE HUDDLE – Rippon Vineyard's new wine loyalty programme. 20% off all wine and Cellar Door purchases, free freight within NZ. See our website for more details www.rippon.co.nz

WIN A $4000 ALL MOUNTAIN MTB just by visiting the new Bike Lounge store in Queenstown. Enter anytime during November. Check website for opening hours. www.bikelounge.co.nz

LOSE YOUR STUBBORN LOVE HANDLES get Cavi Lipo treatments now ph 0279 737 911.  cavitreatments@gmail.com 

TIP TOP HIP HOP THIS FRIDAY at Opium with J.Diggah 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! 

STUDIO UNIT $165 PER WEEK plus power. Close to town. Phone 0274 317 402.

THIS WEEK AT GIN AND RASPBERRY: Wed - Rob is on the guitar from 6pm before pool comp starts at 7.30pm! Thurs - Movember check in! Get your faces up to Gin to check out our wall of Mo and check the progress of the boys! We have Diana and Shauno playing 5.30-6.30 before we close up for the Wonderful Lawrence Arabia at 8pm! Only a handful of tickets left, get in quick! Fri - Rob and Robbie will be entertaining us from 5.30-7pm! Sat - Robbie is up front and centre from 6-7pm! 

ARTISTS PAINTING WORKSHOP November 30 and 1 December. Glendhu Bay Artists Workshop, held in the Glendhu Bay Woolshed. Richard Adams, an abstract painter will inspire painters of all abilities over the weekend in a workshop entitled "The Element of Surprise". Morning and afternoon tea and lunch provided along with paper and canvas requirements, $380. Please contact Rebecca for payment details rebecca@fantailproductions.com 443 1243.

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

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.

NOVEMBER IS THE PERFECT TIME to start Christmas shopping! The Sunday Craft Market this week have lots of great NZ made arts and crafts perfect for posting to overseas friends.

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

WANTED TO BUY: Large tallboy or scotch chest. Must be of reasonable quality. Please phone 443 5530.

FLATMATE WANTED! Apartment in central Wanaka. 4 bedrooms with 3 existing flatmates. Large bedroom. Female preferred. No couples. $160 includes power, internet, phone, rent. Contact Lee on 0210 540 719.

XMAS / NEW YEARS / WARBIRDS HOLIDAY HOME for rent. 3 bedrooms, fully furnished. Two double rooms, one single. Call 021 556 355.

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

RIVERSIDE PARK - Lot 89 for sale. 800m2 section overlooking the park and includes full house plans already drawn for a 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom double garage house. Ready for the builder! $190k. Ph Nick 0212 810 254

GET TO CROMWELL RACES WITH YELLO! $30 return door-to-door transport. Call 0800 443 5555 or email info@yello.co.nz to book your seat.

DR JOHN GIBSON DC, THE MUSCLE JOINT. Thorough analysis and effective treatments for the entire body. Specialist in chronic pain/inflexibility conditions, accident/sports injuries. See our new deep tissue / prescription sports massage menu - for the best rub in town. For consistently premium results. Do something today! ACC provider. The Muscle Joint ph 443 6460. www.themusclejoint.co.nz

CHEF REQUIRED FOR CARRICK WINERY RESTAURANT Bannockburn, Cromwell, Central Otago. Are you an enthusiastic team player with a passion for food? We want you for our summer crew. Send your queries and/or C.V to: restaurant@carrick.co.nz Attention: Gwen Harvie - Head Chef. 

ROOMS AVAILABLE IN LARGE HOUSE close to town. Large rooms, lake views. Must be working. $120pw. Phone 0211 332 227.

RELOCATING TO THE NORTH ISLAND? I am bringing a 30m3 truck from Auckland to Wanaka arriving 17 Dec 13. If you want to back load and save over half the cost of commercial rates sms or call Chris 0224 548 800.

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.

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. For the month of November.

TIRED OF IRONING? Look no further! Local reliable ironing service Call Wendy 0275 738 483.

COMPLIMENTARY PREP & POLISH MANICURE with any treatment booked with your first visit to Emma for Beauty! Offer ends November 30th www.emmaforbeauty.co.nz

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

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.

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

ZACAPA IS A CITY IN EASTERN GUATEMALA, along the Rio Grande de Zacapa. It is renowned locally for its manual crafting of cigars, hard dry cheese and a flavoured cake made with that type of cheese (Quesadilla). For international fine spirit connoisseurs, Zacapa is the city that originally distilled and gave the name to the world class rum, Ron Zacapa Centenario. The Messenger is available in Zacapa at www.mymessenger.co.nz

FULL TIME LABOURER 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

WEKA WEB DESIGN. Boost your business with a well designed, properly coded, search-engine-optimised website by Weka Web. 443 7937, info@wekaweb.co.nz

LAKE BAR SUNDAY RUGBY BREAKFAST at 8am All Blacks V France. New summer menu, great value priced food and beverage all day every day. Monteiths & Speights on tap. Now taking bookings for Xmas Day Buffet, phone Peter to obtain further details and secure your booking. Ph 03 443 2920 email info@lakebar.co.nz

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!

SATURDAY AT OPIUM we have DJ Chris J and Leeroy Brown, mashin up a selection of dirty Ghetto Funk and Hiphop, to Electro and DnB, $5 drinks all night including our $5 cocktail special!

WEEKNIGHTS AT OPIUM THIS WEEK from 9pm is Robbie on Wednesday, chilled out Reggae vibes on Thursday, and jam session / open mic on Sunday, $5 drinks all week, and don't miss our $5 cocktail special all week, boom!

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

SHOE BOX ACCOUNTING - BOOKKEEPING. Help for small businesses. I am able to do anything from simple data entry and filing to GST returns and monthly invoicing. Let me keep a lid on your paperwork hassles. Please contact me for an obligation free chat to see where I can assist you and your business. Phone Angela Brown on 0274 620 892 or email mj_ajbrown@hotmail.com

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

VOTE IN THE UNPACKIT AWARDS ON FACEBOOK and you'll be in the draw to win a gorgeous David Trubridge designer light. Voting closes Fri 8th Nov.

TREES, HEDGES A PROBLEM? Too much growth? For a good, affordable clean up, call Property Maintenance and Service for the best solution. Phone 0274 595 799.

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.

DOUBLE MOUNTAIN BUGGY with sheepskins and sunshade $350, Maclaren stroller with rain cover $80. Cot-bed with innerspring mattress $200. Change table $40. Natures sway sling $40. Interested call Julia 021 925 569.

HELP! SUPPORT LOCAL JUNIOR BIATHLETES on their Swedish trip. Attend our garage sale, Saturday 9th Ballantyne Road, (Metalworks) 9am - 3 pm. BBQ, lots of exciting things. Enquiries / donate goods 0278 100 603 or 443 1300.

FREE BILLABONG DRINK BOTTLE with any two items of activewear from Southbeach, 12 Helwick St.

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

HEATHER GARDEN OPEN 10AM - 4PM. 321 Beacon Point Road. Walk anywhere. $5 entrance fee. Honesty tin on driveway. Phone 443 7665.

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.

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

MARQUEE FOR SALE 3m x 9m. Used once, perfect condition, $200. Two dozen wine glasses used once, $35. Phone Rich 0272 429 622.

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

FOR SALE HARDWOOD BEAMS 200 x 200 x 5metres. Offers 0274 849 476.

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

SOAK DAY SPA... This year have your staff party or girlfriends get together for a spartie at "The Nail Bar". Have pedicures and manicures, nails polished in sexy new colours, while you relax and enjoy the company of your friends. All served with a light platter, chilled bubbles or pink lemonade. So grab the girls and we will do the rest. "Classy and fabulous fun at Soak". Phone Michelle 443 4340. Bookings essential.

WANAKA HOLIDAY HOME AVALIABLE over the Christmas, New Year period. 21st Dec to 4th Jan. Modern 4 bedroom home. Ph 0210 2652 419 or andy.goodall@xtra.co.nz

BEANIE CAFE OPEN 7 am till 4 pm daily. 71 Ardmore Street Wanaka 443 4100.

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

WANAKA CLIFFHANGERS CLIMBING COMPETITION: come along to Basecamp Sat 16 Nov: Top rope 9-1pm; Lead 1-4pm. Register on the day at 8.00am, lots of age groups, $15 entry. For more info ph 443 4110 or wanakacliffhangers@gmail.com

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.

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

STONESCAPES - SPECIALISTS in lifestyle fencing. Post and rail, macrocarpa post and wire and stone fences. Phone 0210 2576 201.

ROCK HOPPER LOVES RIPPON GIG at the Bullock Bar this Saturday at 9pm! Awesome live music, amazing prizes and festival ticket giveaways all on offer. Get your shimmy on and we'll see you there.

SANCTUARY DAY SPA is looking for a qualified beauty therapist with essential skills in deep tissue massage for a full time position. Please contact Vanessa 03 443 0827 dayspa@oakridge.co.nz

WESTINGHOUSE WALL OVEN FOR SALE. Near new. $350. Phone 021 864 234.

IT-TECHNICIAN AVAILABLE – PC upgrades and repairs, Windows Server, MS Exchange Server, small business environment, Network, Linux, data recovery and more. Reasonable rates! Email:mattias.hardig@outlook.com Phone:0210 342 362.

FREE THIS WEEK AT PROACTIVE. We are opening our doors to the community this week only. Try our Les Mills Group Fitness Classes and our TRIBE Team Training™ classes for free until Sunday November 10th. www.proactivewanaka.com, 443 6500 or 17 Plantation Rd for timetable. Don't miss out!

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.

*SMARTPHONE & MOBILE PHONE CLEARANCE* - Save up to 70% now at Caltex Wanaka. All under $99. Great Xmas gift ideas.

SPECTRUM PAINTERS & DECORATORS, new or refurbishment work. Qualified spray painter, wallpapering, with Site Safe passport. Phone Trish 0210 2246 011.

CUT-IT KITCHENS & JOINERY has qualified, licensed builders and joiners on the team to offer a building service as well as designing and manufacturing your new kitchen, laundry or home office. For a one stop shop call 443 5031 or 0274 911 955.

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.

MOUNT ASPIRING COLLEGE: We would like to ask our community, in particular our Primary School neighbours, and after school users of our grounds, to be aware that NCEA exams are being conducted in the school from 11 Nov to 3 Dec. We request that the west side of the school not be used as a thoroughfare, access for the pool or the music room, either by foot or by car. We would be very grateful if you could respect our students' need for quiet right through until 5pm on each of these days, Saturdays included. 

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 Paulette 0272 010 474 or Jill 0274 432 304 for a chat now.

ENGLISH LANGUAGE LESSONS - Beginner, Intermediate, Upper-Intermediate at Lake Wanaka Language Centre. Call Renee 021 629 346 or Tracey 0275 809 206.

THE ALBERT TOWN. Only have a small number of staff and don't know what to do for you 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 Centre. No table too small or big. Taking bookings now. Ph Wendy on 443 4545 or email alberttowntavern@xtra.co.nz for more details. 

FLATMATES WANTED! Come and share this awesome house, close to the river and bike trails! Semi self-contained flat / own shower, bathroom and lounge. Couples preferred $250 including power and internet. Ph 0210 2738 725.

TOYOTA HILUX SR5 1994. Canopy snorkel, 198,000ks. Reg, warrant. Offers. Phone 0273 545 445 or 443 1432.

SAILZ LAKE HAWEA RESTAURANT & BAR Summer menu features new dishes and the return of old favourites - salmon gravalax, whitebait omelette, along with seafood chowder, mussels. Plenty for vegetarians and meat lovers. Pop out for lunch or dinner. Ph 443 1696 to reserve a table. Walk-ins welcome.    

WORRIED ABOUT A MOLE OR FRECKLE? Free skin checks for Aspiring Medical Centre patients in November. Come and get checked before heading out into the summer sun. Phone 443 0725 for an appointment.

DANNY IS BACK AND READY TO RECLAIM Sunday sessions at Trout Bar! Join us every Sunday for a day of sunshine, sounds and $6 selected beers and wines.

LOCAL VETERINARY NURSE, just returned from the UK, available for pet sitting and/or dog walking from now until Feb. Good rates and guaranteed loving and caring for your pets. 6 years' experience and references available. Contact Camille Craig 0212 930 270 or camillercraig@gmail.com

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.

MONDAY, WEDNESDAY AND FRIDAY are Coffee Cure's sushi days! Coffee Cure in the Medical Centre now has fresh hand-made sushi available on these days! Just what the doctor ordered.

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

TREBLE CONE'S FAMILY UNLIMITED SEASON PASS is on sale now until the end of November. Family Unlimited Pass discounted to $1,849 including $100 TC Dollars. Add Riders and Sliders for an additional $250 to lock in your kid's progression. 3 easy instalment option available. Treblecone.com/SeasonPass

DISHWASHER/KITCHENHAND WANTED for summer, must be honest and reliable and available for all shifts. Send your CV to capriccio@clear.net.nz

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.

JACKPOT - THE WANAKA RODEO CLUB is holding a jackpot event including calf roping, team roping, barrel racing and steer wrestling on Saturday afternoon 23 November and Sunday morning 24 November. Competitors' entries to secretary@wanakarodeo.co.nz Entry fee $30 per event. Spectators are welcome. No charge but bring a picnic.  

WANAKA WASTEBUSTERS HAVE MADE IT TO THE FINALS of the Sustainable Business Network communications award. You can help us by voting in the Unpackit Awards, www.unpackit.org or on Facebook. Voting closes Fri 8th Nov.

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

PARENTING4LIFE "SUPPORTING FAMILIES" seminar series continues, Monday 18 November 7.30pm. What is TRE and how can it be useful in parenting. Understanding how stress affects our bodies on a neurological, biological and emotional basis can help us with parenting. Tension Release Exercises is a tool for well-being. Bookings at Community Networks 443 7799. $10.

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

THE PILGRIMAGE BOUTIQUE & LARDER - furniture, homeware, clothing, jewellery and handbags. Freeway Orchard Complex, Cromwell.

RNZ BALLET Thursday 5 December. Tower Tutus on Tour. Lake Wanaka Centre 7.30pm. Tickets on sale 19 November at "Gifted" Helwick Street. Adults $40, school children $20.

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

WANAKA GARDEN CLUB. Members of the Public are invited to an evening with Cliff Booker, world renown alpine specialist, at the Lake Wanaka Centre Wednesday 20th November at 7-30pm. Topic - North American Gardens. Entry $10. Supper provided. Contact Marisa 443 4018.

SOUTHERN LAKES PANELBEATING has an entry-level position available in their workshop. This role would ideally suit a school leaver, preferably with an interest in the automotive industry. A 'can do' attitude and willingness to work as part of a team are a must. This is a new position within the company and the successful candidate may also be given the opportunity to take on an apprenticeship at a later date. If you would like to find out more please contact Simon Laughton on 443 1613 or email him at slakespanel@xtra.co.nz.

POLARISED LENSES - 100% UVA AND UVB protection with greater clarity of vision and truer colour perception. Get your free upgrade to polarised lenses with selected prescription sunglasses at Central Vision Optometry, Wanaka Lakes Health Centre. Conditions apply. 

MOUTH-WATERING GLUTEN FREE OPTIONS at Beanie Cafe include...The Beanie Bene - bacon or grilled salmon with potato hash, poached eggs and lemon hollandaise or grilled polenta cake with avocado, mushrooms, haloumi and lemon oil. Beanie Cafe 71 Ardmore Street Wanaka.

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

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

WWW.HAIRTHOUART.CO.NZ for all your hair needs. Ph 443 9545.

WE CAN'T AVOID STRESS, stuff happens and it affects our neurological, biological and emotional functioning. Join Parenting 4 Life and TRE trainer Steph Combe to discover a practical tool to build resilience to this stress. Monday 18 November 7.30pm. Bookings advisable as spaces limited $10 at Community Networks 443 7799.

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.

SPARKLY SHINY THINGS at the Craft Market this Sunday. Pretty jewellery for you or a loved one. Pembroke Park, 10am.

STUBBORN OUTER THIGH FAT. Cavi Lipo will get rid of it ph 0279 737 911 cavitreatments@gmail.com

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

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.

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

SAVE $25 - BRING SOMETHING NUTRICIOUS, DELICIOUS or an unopened toy to contribute to the community food drive, book a 90 minute massage with Gray at Active Massage and only pay for 60 minutes. Now until December 18th 443 9011, 0212 097 071. Remember to #Gigatownwanaka please.

FREE DOOR TO DOOR TRANSPORT for medical/specialist appointments at Dunstan Hospital or in Alexandra. Book through Community Networks on 443 7799. Wheels to Dunstan.

FOR SALE: GIANT MEN'S BICYCLE. 24 speed, front suspension, disc brakes, speedo, carrier, stand. Good condition. $325 ono. Phone 443 8347.

PEMBROKE PUTT MINI GOLF. Loads of fun for all ages. Perfect for Birthday, Staff and Christmas parties. 0221 572 180.

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

LAWRENCE ARABIA - nominated for 2 Vodafone music awards. Thursday 7th Gin & Raspberry 8pm. Limited tickets left - may be some door sales. Book now to avoid disappointment. www.festivalofcolour.co.nz or at Gin & Raspberry. Only $25.

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.

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.

NORDAVIA CAKES - Specialists in premium quality Nordic/Scandinavian cakes and Swedish gingerbread houses. wedding cakes, chocolate cakes, cupcakes, gluten free Norwegian Kransekake, Swedish Prinsesstarta, Christmas cakes and Nordic treats! Let us cater for your next function or dinner party. Visit our website www.nordaviabakeshop.co.nz for more information on how to order and view photographs. Please visit our Specialty Bakeshop - 1 Frederick Street, just past Placemakers on the way to Wastebusters. We have plenty of parking and beautiful views! Nordavia - A Nordic Specialty Bakeshop.

GOLDEN RETRIEVER PUPS. Pure bred from established kennel, active and intelligent, make great companions, family pets and gun dogs. Ready mid-November. For more info phone Annie, 03 249 8303.

ARTISTS PAINTING WORKSHOP November 30 and 1 December. Glendhu Bay Artists Workshop, held in the Glendhu Bay Woolshed. Richard Adams, an abstract painter will inspire painters of all abilities over the weekend in a workshop entitled "The Element of Surprise". Morning and afternoon tea and lunch provided along with paper and canvas requirements, $380. Please contact Rebecca for payment details rebecca@fantailproductions.com 443 1243.

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.

ROOMS AVAILABLE IN LARGE HOUSE close to town. Large rooms, lake views. Must be working. $120pw. Phone 0211 332 227.

SATURDAY AT OPIUM we have DJ Chris J and Leeroy Brown, mashin up a selection of dirty Ghetto Funk and Hiphop, to Electro and DnB, $5 drinks all night including our $5 cocktail special!

FISHER & PAYKEL AUTOMATIC WASHING MACHINE, AquaSmart, for sale. Phone Irene 0272 296 024.

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.

MOVEMBER IS WELL UNDERWAY! Remember to come check in every Thursday at Gin and Raspberry. $5 beers all night for everyone taking part! Call up, check out the wall of Mo and help us raise a whole lotta money for an incredible cause! 

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 

SPECIAL SPRAY TAN APPLICATION $50 at the Sanctuary Day Spa Oakridge Resort. Start the season with a perfect and natural skin bronze colour. Bookings are essential 03 443 0827.

TREBLE CONE'S SUPER EARLY BIRD SEASON PASS Sale is on now until the end of November. For the ultimate in flexibility grab a 5 Day Powder Pass for $399 or a 10 Day Powder Pass for $699 and cherry pick a few of the whitest days of the season. Treblecone.com/SeasonPass

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.

WANAKA WASTEBUSTERS AGM, Thursday Nov 21st, 7.30pm at the St John's room, Link Way. All members and interested public welcome.

MOUNT ASPIRING COLLEGE: We would like to ask our community, in particular our Primary School neighbours, and after school users of our grounds, to be aware that NCEA exams are being conducted in the school from 11 Nov to 3 Dec. We request that the west side of the school not be used as a thoroughfare, access for the pool or the music room, either by foot or by car. We would be very grateful if you could respect our students' need for quiet right through until 5pm on each of these days, Saturdays included. 

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.

PURE NEWS: SARAH IS BACK IN DECEMBER... for good! Limited spaces available so make your appointment today! Pure Skin Therapy 443 5969.

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.

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

WORK WANTED: ADMIN experience with MYOB, Xero, Ace Payroll. Or Motel cleaning, available Mon - Sat. Phone 0211 789 773.

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.

THINKING OF RENOVATING YOUR KITCHEN, bathroom or laundry? Cut-It Kitchens & Joinery has qualified, licensed builders and joiners on the team to help with the entire job. One stop shop. Call Cut-It today for your free measure and quote 443 5031 or 0274 911 955.

FREE THIS WEEK AT PROACTIVE. We are opening our doors to the community this week only. Try our Les Mills Group Fitness Classes and our TRIBE Team Training™ classes for free until Sunday November 10th. www.proactivewanaka.com, 443 6500 or 17 Plantation Rd for timetable. Don't miss out!

TWO-DAY BEGINNERS' CAMERA WORKSHOP being held by Wanaka Camera Club on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th November, presented by Brian Miller, author of best-selling guidebook "Digital Cameras the Easy Way". Contact Tim Pierce 443 7878 or tim.pierce@xtra.co.nz to reserve a place or for more details.

CHEAP HELI BIKING - Locals day prices! 16th or 17th November! Contact Freeride NZ for more details 021 712 996.

SADHANA LIVING - WITH CARMEN. Currently spaces available in all yoga sessions, new Peace practice (yoga meditation) Fridays, and Yoga at the lake resuming as soon as the weather settles. Txt/call to book a space. Flourish with time-tested conscious care, Yoga and Ayurvedic rejuvenation. Deepen your practice. Info at http://www.thesadhanastudio.com/  0210 2215 409.

PEMBROKE WINES AND SPIRITS WHISKY TASTING. Wednesday 13th November and Thursday 14th November at 7pm. Tickets available instore. $25 per person. 24 Dungarvon Street, phone 443 7818.

TOUCH RUGBY TOUCH RUGBY TOUCH RUGBY 2013 / 2014. Starts 18 Nov, Monday evening registration required .Contact David 0273 791 824.

COTTAGE STYLE LOUNGE SUITE: Sanderson fabric, cream background, floral print. Good condition $220. Also unusual table, oak top with cast iron ex sewing machine base. Ideal as desk $170. Phone 03 428 8084 or 0221 057 147.

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.

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

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

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

WANAKA PRIMARY SCHOOL GALA - is being held Saturday, 23rd November 10 am - 2 pm. This is always a great day for the whole family, with lots of stalls, fun entertainment, huge raffle prizes and our silent auction with some fabulous goodies up for grabs! We are currently looking for good quality, 2nd hand items for our white elephant stall. Items can be dropped off a school reception, thanks!

HP PRINTER ENVY 4500. All in one, new, unopened, $110 ono. Call 0210 2273 694 or 03 443 2322.

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

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

RUBY ISLAND WORKING BEE this Sunday 10 Nov. Meet 9.30am at boat ramp (next to Marina – not log cabin), back by 2pm. New and existing volunteers needed please. Time to get weeding a clear track ready for summer. Need to know numbers for transport. Phone Jude 443 1602 (0275 616 088) or Dawn/Greg 443 5414.  

BEANIE CAFE ARE NOW DELIVIERING beautiful fresh baking and coffee to your place! Monday to Thursday 9am till 10am. Phone us at Beanie - 443 4100 to place your order.

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 Paulette 0272 010 474 or Jill 0274 432 304 for a chat now.

IMAGINE WANAKA - Powering Innovation - join the conversation of innovation in Wanaka.  All welcome. Interactive by design, Imagine Wanaka will be a structured discussion, drawing on the rich imagination of the community, to kick the idea of innovation around and discuss how we foster innovation in Wanaka. Wednesday 13th November - 7.30pm at Gin and Raspberry. Consider the session to be a harvest of the conversations already taking place on innovation in Wanaka. For more information contact ella.lawton@op.ac.nz . Hosted by Shaping Our Future www.shapingourfuture.org.nz

CLEARANCE ON SMARTPHONE & MOBILE PHONES - Save up to 70% now at Caltex. All under $99. Great Xmas gift ideas.

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

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 Showgrounds. Any enquiries, phone Marg Galloway 0272 716 608.

DOES YOUR BIKE NEED some real love? or would you just like it to go properly? Black Peak Cycles knows about TLC for your bike. We've been doing it for over 20 years. Go to www.blackpeakcycles.com for the full rundown on our services. We sell new bikes too!

WORRIED ABOUT A MOLE OR FRECKLE? Free skin checks for Aspiring Medical Centre patients in November. Come and get checked before heading out into the summer sun. Phone 443 0725 for an appointment.

FURNISHED COTTAGE 2 BEDROOMS. Heat pump and deck. Mt Barker area 10 minutes from Wanaka. 443 7641.

ZACAPA IS MAINLY A RURAL AREA that contains a large amount of flat land used mostly to grow cantaloupe, tobacco and roma tomatoes. Bordering the Zacapa valley is the Sierra de las Minas, which harbours fine hardwood forests, and contains marble mines and coffee plantations. Some of the world's finest jade is also found in this area. The Messenger is available in Zacapa at www.mymessenger.co.nz

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

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

INDIA KASHMIR AND LADAKH Ashraf's 2014 Tour is departing early June for four weeks. Enjoy total relaxation on the historic Kashmiri house boats, trek through beautiful alpine valleys, cross high Himalayan passes into Tibetan Buddhist Ladakh and experience the fascinating culture and cuisine of India. For more information contact Ashraf's Indian Restaurant at 2 Brownston Street. 443 1073 or email kiwipala@yahoo.com

SOUTHERN LAKES PANELBEATING has an entry-level position available in their workshop. This role would ideally suit a school leaver, preferably with an interest in the automotive industry. A 'can do' attitude and willingness to work as part of a team are a must. This is a new position within the company and the successful candidate may also be given the opportunity to take on an apprenticeship at a later date. If you would like to find out more please contact Simon Laughton on 443 1613 or email him at slakespanel@xtra.co.nz.

HUGE SALE ON NOW TO CELEBRATE the grand opening of the Bike Lounge Queenstown. Up to 50% off all bikes in both our Wanaka and Queenstown stores.12 Frederick Street Wanaka and now at 109 Gorge Road Queenstown.

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.

HOUSE AVAILABLE FOR RENT over the Christmas period. Sleeps up to eight. Albert Town Riverside Park. Only families or couples 0210 2260 069 or 03 746 8111.

FANCY A WALK TO RIPPON VINEYARD THIS WEEKEND? We have a new track up to the Cellar Door which begins 100m from Edgewater, right next to the first block of vines you see while walking by the lake. Look out for the signs and come on up. We're open daily for wine tasting and cheese platters, 12pm-5pm.

HAVE YOU TRIED A GIN AND RASPBERRY YET?  No3 gin, Chambord, lemon juice, sugar syrup and fresh mint! Only $8 during Happy Hour! No excuse not to try one!

LASH TINTS AT KARUNA are Petroleum (petrol) free. Add a brow wax to your $20 tint for just $10. 0226 152 231.

THE SLEEP SOLUTIONS CLINIC PROVIDES evidenced based solutions for all sleep problems, for all ages. Wanaka Lakes Health Centre. Call Rachael 443 5951 or 0212 508 628.

CHEF REQUIRED TO JOIN the team at Alivate Restaurant for the summer. Drop in your CV or email to turnbullsnz@xtra.co.nz

GREAT CHILDRENS' BOOKS at the Craft Market this Sunday, written and illustrated right here. Pembroke Park from 10am.

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

GALLERY33. LUKEKE have launched a new glass bird to their collection – the Kingfisher, come in and check it out! Open 7days.

ALPACAS FOR SALE. We have three beautiful boys left: cream and chocolate coloured. They are full of personality and make wonderful lawn mowers. $250 each, 443 7937, 0204 0153 678.

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.

DINING TABLE FRENCH OAK ASHTON GROVE 190 x 90. Excellent condition. New price $6,000 - priced to sell at $1,500. Contact 443 7024 or 0293 555 691.

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

FOR RENT: DOWNSTAIRS F/F 1 BED FLAT with ensuite, lounge, kitchenette (no sink), but shared sink. Rata St, close to town and lake. Short or long term. $190 inc WiFi plus bills. Ph: 0210 2586 937.

SADDLEBAG FAT. You need Cavi Lipo to get rid of it ph 0279 737 911 cavitreatments@gmail.com

RNZ BALLET Thursday 5 December. Tower Tutus on Tour. Lake Wanaka Centre 7.30pm. Tickets on sale 19 November at "Gifted" Helwick Street. Adults $40, school children $20.

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. 

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

THIS ONE'S FOR THE LOCALS! Rock Hopper live at the Bullie this Sat 9th November, 9pm. Win! Win! Win! Rippon festival tickets, merchandise, and a 1998 framed Rippon poster! Rippon festival tickets can also be purchased on the night!

OPEN HOMES AT HAWEA FLAT: 31 and 41 Newcastle Road on Saturday 9th and 16th November from 10.30 - 12.30. Two separate properties for sale. Phone 0211 119 218.

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

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

SOAK DAY SPA... Where the new BB Cream has landed! Girls this is one product in your make up bag this summer. BB cream is a moisturiser, a primer, a sunscreen, or a light foundation. The all in one beauty balm. Grab your new BB cream at Soak day Spa, 10a Helwick Street. 

FROM ZIP CODE 9305 WANAKA to Zip Code 19001 Zacapa, Guatemala. The Messenger is available in Zacapa at www.mymessenger.co.nz

CLEANING HOLIDAY HOMES, rentals, show homes, houses for sale. Two women who really know how to clean! $25/hr. Phone 0210 496 996.

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

THE PILGRIMAGE BOUTIQUE & LARDER - for an eclectic mix of unique gifts and treasures. Freeway Orchard Complex, Cromwell.

JINGLE BELLS JINGLE BELLS not so far away, put your order in to us, for gifts for Christmas day! Metalworks Wanaka. Sculpture and metal art. Commissions workshop 54 Ballantyne Rd, ph 443 1760.

SITUATION VACANT APPRENTICE PLUMBER AND GASFITTER. The applicant must have 1-2 years prior industry experience and completed some pre-trade training. They must be committed to long term future in Wanaka and supply own tools. Please respond in writing to Jarvie Plumbing Ltd. Email: info@jarvieplumbing.co.nz by 30th November, 2013.

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

SASANOKI'S JAPANESE OF THE WEEK: "taihen" (tie-hen) meaning "hard", "a lot of work", how Hisashi's finding his life recently. Once he's out of his mid-life crisis, the life will be good, eh? Life is good. Sweet, bro!

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 

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.

LOUNGE SUITE FOR SALE. Hunter furniture 3 and 2 seater. Solid, good quality and in excellent condition (always been covered) $900. Also oval shaped pine dining table with two centre legs $50. Email svenjohnalbrecht31@hotmail.com for photos. Tel: 03 443 5980.

WANAKA CLIFFHANGERS CLIMBING COMPETITION: come along to Basecamp Sat 16 Nov: Top rope 9-1pm; Lead 1-4pm. Register on the day at 8.00am, lots of age groups, $15 entry. For more info ph 443 4110 or wanakacliffhangers@gmail.com

HELP! SUPPORT LOCAL JUNIOR BIATHLETES on their Swedish trip. Attend our garage sale, Saturday 9th Ballantyne Road, (Metalworks) 9am - 3 pm. BBQ, lots of exciting things. Enquiries / donate goods 0278 100 603 or 443 1300.

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.

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.

FOR SALE LEATHER HAND CRAFTING TOOLS and assorted miscellaneous equipment, leather working equipment. Plus Frobana-Wuppertal - heavy duty leather stitching machine. Offers 0274 849 476.

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. For the month of November.

HOUSE NEEDED TO RENT BY LOCAL working mature couple with excellent references. 3/4 bedroom preferably, semi-furnished, long-term within walking distance to town. Please contact 0210 497 927.

FOR SALE COAL RANGE- with flues, old, in good condition. Offers 0274 849 476.

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

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN TEXAS HOLD'EM POKER every Wednesday. Game starts at 7pm. Rego starts at 6.30pm. Free to play.1st wins $100.00 cash, 2nd & 3rd win vouchers. Courtesy coach free pick up and drop off.

LAKE HAWEA HOTEL is looking for a professional waiter/ waitress for our Grill Room Restaurant. Experience essential and a pleasant friendly nature that can work well with a team. Email info@lakehawea.co.nz

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

XMAS / NEW YEARS / WARBIRDS HOLIDAY HOME for rent. 3 bedrooms, fully furnished. Two double rooms, one single. Call 021 556 355.

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.

COVERSTAFF WANAKA IS VERY BUSY. We need experienced landscapers, food and beverage wait staff and light industrial staff to join our busy team ASAP. Please call Annabel to register 021 310 733.

HEADING DOG. 8 years old and still working well. Free to good home. Phone Tony Brent 0272 010 960.

CHALLENGE WANAKA VOLUNTEERS, we love you and can't do it without you! Sign-up is open for 2014 www.challenge-wanaka.com. Help needed from 12-20th January, race day is Sat 18th. Thank you in advance.

 

DON'T FORGET TO SUPPORT your fav school or community group when you vote in the Unpackit Awards www.unpackit.org or on Facebook. Total prize pack $5,200. Voting closes Fri 8th Nov.

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.

POLARISED LENSES - 100% UVA AND UVB protection with greater clarity of vision and truer colour perception. Get your free upgrade to polarised lenses with selected prescription sunglasses at Central Vision Optometry, Wanaka Lakes Health Centre. Conditions apply. 

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

OLD CRUDDY PILLOW? Don't put up with it any longer. Come to Kaleidoscope, Helwick Street for a great range of pillows.

STUBBORN INNER THIGH FAT. Cavi Lipo will get rid of it ph 0279 737 911 cavitreatments@gmail.com

A BIG THANK YOU TO THE LAKE HAWEA HOTEL for making Mum's 92nd birthday dinner so enjoyable. Great food, great service! Merci beaucoup.

*PAEONIES*PAEONIES*PAEONIES - locally grown, stunning red colour, available now at Caltex Wanaka.

2 X OPEN HOMES 31 & 41 NEWCASTLE RD, Hawea Flat, Saturday 10.30 to 12.30pm. Come and check out the fabulous country living out in the 'Flat'. Both properties on 1/2 acre, loads of room for kids, dogs and veggie gardens. Super close to school, kindy and play group. ph 443 1212 or 443 5648.

BULLOCK BAR - DAVID VS GOLIATH LIVE – We are showing the fight live on the big screens Saturday the 16th November.

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

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

LAWRENCE ARABIA - nominated for 2 Vodafone music awards. Thursday 7th Gin & Raspberry 8pm. Limited tickets left - may be some door sales. Book now to avoid disappointment. www.festivalofcolour.co.nz or at Gin & Raspberry. Only $25.

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

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

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

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!

SITUATION VACANT FOR SECURITY OFFICERS: With the busy festive season approaching WPS Security is seeking more Security Officers. We are looking for mature people, a responsible attitude, a pleasant demeanour when dealing with the public and someone who is a team player. These positions would suit semi-retired people or those seeking part-time work (available for short call outs between 30-60 mins) to supplement their present income. Recent legislation requires all existing and new security officers to obtain a new Certificate of Approval, which WPS Security will assist in obtaining. Contact Stuart on 0223 988 646 or email aubreylodge@gmail.com

VOLUNTEERS WANTED FOR BIKE WANAKA DOWNHILL race Saturday 16th November at Snowpark. Call / text Jamie 021 539 931 or email jamie@bigpines.co.nz

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

PEMBROKE WINES AND SPIRITS SUPER SPECIAL. Hilok Central Otago Pinot Noir 2009. 6 bottle pack only $120. Great for Christmas pressie.

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.

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

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

ROOM WANTED FOR TIDY, Wanaka based, late 20's couple until January. Ph/txt Nick 021 432 256.

THIS WEEK AT GIN AND RASPBERRY: Wed - Rob is on the guitar from 6pm before pool comp starts at 7.30pm! Thurs - Movember check in! Get your faces up to Gin to check out our wall of Mo and check the progress of the boys! We have Diana and Shauno playing 5.30-6.30 before we close up for the Wonderful Lawrence Arabia at 8pm! Only a handful of tickets left, get in quick! Fri - Rob and Robbie will be entertaining us from 5.30-7pm! Sat - Robbie is up front and centre from 6-7pm! 

MOTOR CYCLE SERVICING: ATVs, road bikes, dirt bikes: Dan's your man at Wanaka Marine and Sport - Polaris Otago.

PEMBROKE COTTAGE, STEWART ISLAND. Available for rent. Three minutes to shops, hotel and wharf. Sleeps six. Phone Brian. Phone 443 7933 or Janet 443 1853.

WANAKA GARDEN CLUB. Members of the Public are invited to an evening with Cliff Booker, world renown alpine specialist, at the Lake Wanaka Centre Wednesday 20th November at 7-30pm. Topic - North American Gardens. Entry $10. Supper provided. Contact Marisa 443 4018.

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

ONE BEDROOM UNIT AVAILABLE FOR RENT from now until 20th Dec. Suitable for a couple or 2 singles, everything supplied including power. $300 per week, includes weekly clean and sheet change. Call or text 0272 573 000.

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

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.

CHRISTMAS PARTY IDEA! Ladies why not throw an Emma for Beauty pamper party! Ideal for a friends catch up and perfect for a staff party. For bookings please visit www.emmaforbeauty.co.nz or phone 443 6392.

SOAK DAY SPA... This year have your staff party or girlfriends get together for a spartie at "The Nail Bar". Have pedicures and manicures, nails polished in sexy new colours, while you relax and enjoy the company of your friends. All served with a light platter, chilled bubbles or pink lemonade. So grab the girls and we will do the rest. "Classy and fabulous fun at Soak". Phone Michelle 443 4340. Bookings essential.

DANNY IS BACK AND READY TO RECLAIM Sunday sessions at Trout Bar! Join us every Sunday for a day of sunshine, sounds and $6 selected beers and wines.