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27 November 2013



MASSIVE GARAGE SALE!  Used, near new and new! Furniture, books, lamps, clothes, linen, toys, baby stuff, sporting equipment, kitchen and catering equipment and more! Visit the old Mediterranean Market building on 50 Reece Crescent between 12am - 6pm Friday and 10am - 5pm Saturday.

2 WEEK SEASON at Rubys Cinema & Bar - the National Theatre celebrates 50 years! Limited 2 week season only, do not miss out on this very special event.

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

CONCRETE PAVERS - 6000 USED, good condition. Offers invited. Prefer to sell as one lot. Remove by 29.11.13. View at 91 Tenby Street. Presbyterian Church Hall. Contact 443 2268.

TO RENT, NEAR NEW lovely sunny 3 bedroom plus office and 2 bathroom home. Has log burner, heat pump and heat transfer system. Large double garage, easy care private section. No pets. Phone 0272 247 740 - no texts.

LOCH CEOL IS A MUSIC DUO available for parties and special occasions. Ideal for your pre Christmas function. We offer background music in light classical, jazz and Irish music. For more information please contact Ann-Marie or Allen on 443 5454 or 443 4696.

 

GARDEN TIDY-UP? Maybe you need a "Really Good Gardener" to help you out before Christmas? Phone Andrew on 443 7738 or 0221 366 708.

SASANOKI'S ADDICT COMBO NOVEMBER SPECIAL is available where you can get a starter and a drink for only $10 or $12 until the end of November. Every day after 5.30pm except on Sundays when we're closed. Make the most of it.

ASPIRING ACUPUNCTURE. Did you know acupuncture treats all of you? Musculo-skeletal pain - injury or chronic, (ACC practitioner), period, menopausal, hay fever, digestive, anxiety - and more. www.aspiringacupuncture.co.nz. Ph Jos 443 6242, 021 1639 769. 

KITCHENHAND REQUIRED FOR SUMMER. Experience preferred. Call into The Cow Restaurant or ring 443 4269.

FREE WOMEN'S SELF-SAFETY COURSE, Saturday 7th December 9.30am - 3.30 pm. This is offered by an accredited teacher with the Women's Self Defence Network Wahine Toa in partnership with Community Networks Wanaka. To register contact Ana Pereira 0273 689 012.

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.

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

SOAK DAY SPA...AND BEAUTY THERAPY. Soak Christmas Gift Voucher, easy, fun, forever young! Beauty Treatments are the perfect gift. Phone 443 4340.

ROCKY MOUNTAIN BIKES: GT, Bauer, Fiction BMX at Thunderbikes, 16 Helwick Street. Phone 443 2558.

WANTED TO RENT Wanaka, 3-4 bed house 2014. Sunny - warm please, prefer furnished. Very careful home owner, local reference or house swap Auckland. Ph Jane 0275 652 002.

FROM CARDRONA VALLEY ROAD TO CAIRNS, AUSTRALIA. The Messenger is available in Cairns on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

HAPPY HOUR 5:30 – 6:30 EVERY EVENING at The Landing. Emerson's Pilsner, Lake Hayes Pinot Gris, Double Bay Shiraz. $6.50 a glass.

LUGGATE PARK - 946M2 SECTION plus a fully consented 3 bedroom house with internal access double garage. All building consent documentation including house plans available to view. Rock retaining wall, pre-slab earthworks, fence along boundary and site mains power already completed. Just ring the builder! 120K. Phone 0212 810 254.

FREE FRIDAY PLATTER AT LAKE BAR on mention of this ad. Bring the work crew for either an Antipasto or Hearty Workers Platter available between 4.30 to 6.30pm. See Peter on arrival for your selection, available with first round of drinks. Friday Cocktails $10, both Monteiths and Speights plus great selection of other drinks all at permanent good value pricing. New summer menu, old fashioned hospitality! Ph 443 2920 Lake Bar

CHEAP COMMERCIAL LEASE, WANAKA. Only $13,970 +GST + outgoings p/a. Perfect time to move or expand your business into the heart of Wanaka - with a car park. Call Andy Hall 0212 426 115.

CHRISTMAS IS COMING EARLY...bring the family 9:30am this Sunday December 1 to the Wanaka Presbyterian Community Church Centre on Tenby Street for a community Christmas service. Sing your favourite carols and enjoy a nativity story where everyone has a part to play! Children welcome to come dressed as angels, shepherds, wise men, etc.

SHEPHERDS, WISE MEN, ANGELS... they were all there at the first Christmas. Bring the family to hear the Christmas story this Sunday, Dec.1, 9:30am at the Wanaka Presbyterian Community Church Centre on Tenby Street. Children welcome to come in costume for the interactive nativity and carols service.

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

DANCE RECITAL. Lake Wanaka Centre Sunday 8th of December 6pm with students from Wanaka, Cromwell and Queenstown doing a variety of dance styles. Tickets - adults $15, child $10, family $35. Door sales only.

DEAR ALBERT TOWN PEOPLE I'm a German Au Pair who would like to earn some pocket money. I have time from Mon - Fri between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. so if you need help with: dog walking, house cleaning, car cleaning, garden care, babysitting, just text me: 0210 2449 522 - Vivien Goll.

BARISTA AND BAR STAFF NEEDED at the Cardrona Hotel. Fun, fast-paced environment with a great team. Call Cade or James on 03 443 8153 or email your CV to info@cardronahotel.co.nz

BEANIE CAFE DOES FUNCTIONS, GROUPS AND PARTIES. Amazing location, indoor, outdoor dining.

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.

PARTY ICE - Party Ice now available from Wanaka Mitre 10.

BULLOCK BAR MEMBERS DRAW. Don't miss out! For the price of a bottle you could win $2000 Taylor made Golf Clubs. Drawn this Thursday the 28th. You have to be here to win them. See you at the Bully!

BATA BULLETS NOW IN STORE - Shoes Unlimited, 80b Ardmore Street, www.shoesunlimited.co.nz

DUTY MANAGER REQUIRED AT URBAN GRIND. Apply in person to 72 Ardmore Street.

RUBYS CHRISTMAS - CELEBRATE IN STYLE and have an experience.  Bring your team and treat them to an experience like no other in our Wanaka.

NORDAVIA CAKES - SPECIALISTS IN NORDIC/SCANDINAVIAN cakes and gingerbread houses. Premium quality cakes made to order with a fresh Nordic twist. Visit our website www.nordaviabakeshop.co.nz Phone 03 443 5475.

RICH THE CABINET MAKER. Taking orders for 2014. Interior timber furnishings. Call 0275 263 695. View online at www.tinyurl.com/richwanaka

FRI 29TH NOVEMBER - MOVEMBER AWARDS @ GIN AND RASPBERRY! Awards begin at 8pm followed by Danny and Jiffy on the decks from 10pm. We will be announcing the fundraising total and judging some pretty dodgy mo efforts. The boys have done amazingly this year, come along and show them your support! $10 cocktail specials all night. 

CLEANER WANTED. Riverside Educare in Albert Town needs a cleaner for 2.5 - 3 hours daily, 5 days a week. Cleaning can start any time after 5pm. We require someone who cleans to a high standard of hygiene plus has an ability to see what extras need doing. Please ring 443 4073 for further information.

MOVIE NIGHT 'BEYOND THE EDGE' - PARADISO, Tuesday 3rd December, a Rotary Club of Wanaka promotion raising funds for the Rotary International Polio Eradication Programme. Contact Sylvia on 0276 994 323. 

HEALTH FACT: THE DISCOVERER OF PSA (Richard Ablin) for testing prostate cancer states that PSA testing cannot detect the possibility of prostate cancer. Holistic Healthcare for natural health solutions, weight loss and detoxification protocols. Phone 443 5991 www.holistic-healthcare.co.nz At Wanaka Wellness centre.

CHALLENGE YOUR BOSS to 18 holes of Mini Golf madness. BYO. A perfect way to start your Christmas or staff party. 0221 572 180.

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

DON'T BE ALONE FOR CHRISTMAS DINNER! If you'd like an invitation to join a family in Wanaka or Hawea for Christmas dinner contact Community Networks 443 7799 or info@communitynetworks.org.nz by Tuesday 17 December. A joint initiative with the Combined Wanaka Churches.

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

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

BAGLEY'S NEW POTATOES - Dug fresh each day. Available at Selectrix.

TREBLE CONE'S SUPER EARLY BIRD SEASON Pass Sale ends this Saturday. Visit Treblecone.com/SeasonPass or visit us at 24 Dungarvon St to lock in winter's best deals and exclusive access to Bonus Day and TC Dollars. Office open until 2pm Saturday.

18 HOLES OF FAMILY FUN at Pembroke Putt Mini Golf. Perfect for a Sunday afternoon. 0221 572 180.

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, chai, tongue analysis, henna art and a chance to discover your ayurvedic type. December 4th, 7-9pm, Lake Wanaka Centre. For more info go to http://www.thesadhanastudio.com/ http://www.naturaldevotion.com/ http://www.ayurvedaora.com/ http://www.massageinwanaka.com/

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.

ONLINE INSURANCE QUOTES. Financially protect your family in under 8 minutes. www.bradleynuttallsouth.instantcover.co.nz

THIS SATURDAY AT OPIUM is DJ Chris J and C:She with a funkin blend of breaks, eElectro and DnB, you know you love it!

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

LAKE HAWEA HOTEL - CASUAL STAFF WANTED for coming Christmas and New Year period. Apply in person at the Hotel or call Ant 0212 113 356.

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                                                                                                                                                             

THIS WEEK AT GIN AND RASPBERRY: Wed pool comp starts at 7.30pm! Bar tabs and other prizes up for grabs! Thurs - It's the last Movember check in! $5 beers for everyone who comes up for a photo, and we have the pleasure of Diana and Shauno playing 6-7pm! Fri - it's the Movember Wrap Party! Awards, prizes, live music and lots of dodgy Mos! Come and support all our brave mo growers and help us judge the best, worst and most interesting mo! 

CASUAL CLEANER WANTED for busy holiday period (Dec - Feb, could be longer) for local luxury lodge. Phone Trish 443 1662.

CAIRNS WAS OFFICIALLY FOUNDED IN 1876 as a frontier town to support the gold rush.The city took its name from the State Governor of the day, Sir William Cairns.The initial site for Cairns was a sandy bank lined with dense rainforest and mangroves. After the gold rush, Cairns looked like it was about to pass into obscurity until it was chosen as a starting point for a railway line that serviced the Atherton Tableland. The Messenger is available in Cairns on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

 

KEEN TO LET THE KIDDIES EXPERIENCE THEIR FIRST EVER MUSIC FESTIVAL? Why not round up the family, pack a picnic and enjoy Rippon 2014 on the shores of beautiful Lake Wanaka. 8 years and under go FREE! Tickets available from Gusto, i-Site and Ticketek. Visit ripponfestival.co.nz

ROYAL NZ BALLET TOWER TUTUS ON TOUR. Class to view 4pm 5th Dec. Lake Wanaka Centre - gold coin.

DESK FOR SALE - 9 DRAWER $90. Compac computer and accessories $100. Phone 0274 595 799.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN TAKE AWAYS best wraps and chips in town ph 443 4545.

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.

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. Last processing day 15 December 2013.

FOR SALE - NISSAN PRIMERA 2LT 1996 175,000Ks. Warranted, rego. Good condition, $3,000 ono. Phone 443 5781, 0210 2725 127.

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

MAGICAL REALISM, AMBIGRAMS, IMPOSSIBLE REALITY, Auto-stereograms – just some of the art book subjects found at Puzzling World's gift shop! 

ST.TROPEZ THE WORLDS BEST SPRAY TAN! Aloe Vera based solution will soothe, hydrate and nourish the skin for a healthy, sun kissed glow. Book with Emma for Beauty today! 443 6392 www.emmaforbeauty.co.nz

CHILDREN'S SWIMMING GEAR $30. Flippers size 3-4 US, kickboard, floats, Wanaka Swim Academy caps x2. Ph: 443 4628 or 0210 377 259.

LOCK UP GARAGE OR SIMILAR NEEDED for 6 months. Prefer Hawea area but will consider Wanaka. Txt 0273 311 031.

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.

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.

SEEKING INTEREST – to share 90sqm of hard floor studio space now under renovation. Wanted to rent with another local business or community arts group. Those interested can call Anna on 021 575 569 or anna@dancewanaka.co.nz

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

HAPPY HOUR DOWN POST OFFICE LANE every day from 9pm - 10pm. $5 house spirits, wines and selected tap beers.

GUN SAFE FOR SALE. As new, Sentry manufactured with combination lock; steel. Call 0276 595 490.

XMAS GARAGE SALE NO. 2! More goodies for you! Some things old and some things new. Come for a drive to view. Noema Tce, Lake Hawea 9 - 12 Saturday 30th.

FOR RENT: SUNNY, PRIVATE 5 BEDROOM, 2 bathroom family home in a quiet cul de sac. Log fire. Single garage, carport with workshop. Large family garden. Phone 443 0045. www.accommodationwanaka.com

CHEF REQUIRED @ RELISHES CAFE, must have experience and be here for summer. Pop in and fill in an application form. Thanks!

AGM BIKE WANAKA INC. Friday 6 December at the Lone Star 7.30pm. Come and get involved with local mountain biking.

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

EMPLOYMENT CONTRACTS AND HUMAN RESOURCE advice, call EASI NZ on 021 665 013 or easinz@hotmail.co.nz When Employment matters, speak to an expert!

PARTY ICE NOW AVAILABLE from Wanaka Mitre 10. $4.50 a bag.

GARAGE SALE SATURDAY 30 NOVEMBER Parry Crescent, Lake Hawea. Sign out at 10am. Weed eater, electric hedge cutter, variety of garage items.

BARLUGA INTRODUCES JIVE ON SATURDAY 30th November. Starting from 8pm with live music from Martine and cool swinging beats from Dr Dee and Vellum Banditos. Cocktail specials with prizes to be won.

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

NEW BOATS ARRIVING SOON at Wanaka Marine. Heaps of second-handers in stock. Get peace of mind with a warranty.

BIG SKY LANDSCAPE DESIGN. Outdoor areas that work. Small areas, new house sites, lifestyle farms. Contact Lester Davis 443 8856 or 0272 242 574.

FRIZZ NO MORE. Keratin "Blow Out" hair smoothing treatment lasts up to 8 weeks. No more using straighteners every day. Have smooth, glossy hair for Christmas. Call Flair Hair Design. 443 7727.

GARAGE SALE! Bike bits, tools, clothing, kitchenware and much more, 9am at 47 Lagoon Ave, Albert Town.

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

BULLOCK BAR QUIZ NIGHT WEDNESDAY the 4th December with George Smythe - 7.30pm start. Same format as our Winter quizzes, see you at the Bully!

FULL TIME LAUNDRY ASSISTANT required in a local commercial laundry. Please apply in person to Central Otago Linen Services, 82 Anderson Road with your current CV. Applications close 2 December 2013.

MASSAGE THERAPY. Sports, deep tissue, relaxation. Effective, rejuvenating. Ursula Krebs, Dipl. Massage therapist CH/NZ. Phone 0276 602 271. Mobile service available, 7 days.

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.

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.

SEEKING LOCAL EMPLOYMENT. I have experience in farming and vineyard work. I am happy to give anything a try. I am a hard-working, reliable, friendly person, happy to work on my own or in a group. Please phone Ben 0279 118 052.

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.

WORKSHOP WEDNESDAYS START TODAY AT THE BIKE LOUNGE. 20% off all workshop parts only on Wednesdays. Great mechanic - free ride and DH bike specialist - 9am - 5pm. Wednesdays at the Bike Lounge, 12 Frederick St.

COMMERCIAL LEASE IN WANAKA'S CBD. Expand, relocate or start your business. 43 sqm, shared toilet, car park with a great frontage. $13,970 +GST + outgoings p/a. Call Andy Hall 0212 426 115.

FIND SOMETHING DIFFERENT, fresh, healthy with heaps of taste at the Wanaka Farmers Market, every Thursday from 4pm Pembroke Park.

A NIGHT UNDER THE SPOTLIGHT! Singing students of Jenn Shelton. Vocal Showcase Concert, Sunday 8th December, Monday 9th December. Tickets from "The Little Shop", 123 Ardmore Street. Only $15!

URGENTLY NEEDED: 3 bedroom home to rent for mum, 2 kids and a cat. Unfurnished, garage, prefer wood burner, been looking for over 6mths and we are now desperate. 0211 789 773.

HUGE THANKS TO WANAKA for donating $ for the Philippines. We raised $4,647. Much love to the crew! X Daimon.

THINKING ABOUT VOLUNTEERING FOR CHALLENGE WANAKA and want to know more before you sign up? Free places on traffic control course this Saturday 30 Nov 12.30-6pm and next Saturday 7 Dec First Aid 8.30-5.30pm. Drop in to Water Bar tomorrow to chat, Thursday 28 November between 5.30-7pm. Live music, drinks and snacks. Info on different jobs, times and locations that you can help at. Sign up on the night and get a free drink, drinks vouchers and entry into a prize draw. Any questions contact Jo at volunteer@challenge-wanaka.com or call 0212 538 213.

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.

RUBY ISLAND WORKING BEE - a morning's work followed by BBQ lunch which is provided on the weekend of 7th or 14th. Need helpers please... we did not have enough helpers last time and we need to get the island in order for the holiday season. A great way to meet others, have some fun and make a difference in our community. Phone Jude 443 1602 or 0275 616 088 as we need to know numbers for boat transport.

FIREWOOD $55M. Phone or txt Davie 027 471 535. Snowdrifta Wood.

FANTASTIC CHRISTMAS GIFTS and artisan foods of the highest quality from Wanaka Farmers Market, every Thursday from 4pm Pembroke Park.

FABULOUS FURNITURE FOR SALE. Custom modular brown leather sofa ($8,500 when new), retro wrought iron table, Simmons double bed sprung base, outdoor Java squatter's chair, picnic bench/table, Panasonic inverter microwave, F&P fridge stainless, rustic old pine dresser, large silver mirror and more. Call 0220 261 198.

WHAT'S THE BEST PART ABOUT CHRISTMAS DAY? Not having to cook! Let the team at Edgewater do the hard yards for you this year. Confirm your family's spot for our succulent Christmas buffet running from 12.00pm – 6.40pm, at a cost of just $90.00 per adult and $45.00 per child. Book now by calling 443 0011.

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

WINE COUNTRY CREATIONS NOW SELLING French oak Central Otago recycled wine barrel platters and candelabras. Available in a variety of sizes and styles. These make amazing gifts for weddings, Christmas and special occasions or simply used and admired in your own home. For a viewing please contact Barbara 021 790 395.

CHRISTMAS HAM? * ORDER A NZ 2013 GOLD Award winning Hampshire Champagne Ham - from Waitaki Bacon & Ham Ltd, Oamaru - get the good stuff this Christmas for your family, yourself or your staff. (From $48). Email sales@waitakibaconham.co.nz or 0276005787 *delivery to Wanaka Weds 18th December. www.waitakibaconham.co.nz  Orders by 1 December 2013.

DO YOU WANT TO TURBO CHARGE your strength and conditioning training? Latitude 44 Fitness is hosting a guest appearance from one of Australia's leading Kettlebell instructors. Tamas Finta will be holding a beginner's Kettlebell clinic at 8:30-10:30am and an intermediate clinic at 11:30-5:00pm on Saturday 7 December. He will also be holding an advanced Kettlebell clinic from 9am-5pm on Sunday 8 December. Contact Simon on 0210 8441 022 or at simon@latitude44fitness.com for more information or to register.

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

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

THE BODY GARAGE IS OFFERING weekly pilates classes for those of you staying around for the holidays – 8am on Tuesdays, 4pm on Thursdays. We begin the week of 16/12 and run through to 23/01. For more information or to book your space for the first week, call Prairie on 0212 078 486.

PROACTIVE GYM MEMBERSHIP for sale, $19.95 per week, $50 transfer fee, expires Aug 2014. Check out www.proactivewanaka.com for info on classes offered etc. Call or text 0273 138 550.

"FANTASTIC", "BRILLIANT TOOL", "WELL WORTHWHILE" all responses from the Parenting4Life Introduction to TRE (Tension Release Exercise) workshop with Steph Combe. So, we will do it again. Wednesday 4th Dec 9.30am at St John Rooms $10. Ph 443 1706 to register.

CHEF REQUIRED AT URBAN GRIND. Full time position. Experience essential. Apply in person to 72 Ardmore Street.

SOUS CHEF - EXPERIENCED FULL TIME. Will involve baking, menu and hotel groups. Email beanie cafe@xtra.co.nz

TWO BEDROOM MODERN HOUSE AVAILABLE for Christmas. Easy walk into town. Available between 14th and 28th December. Minimum 5 night stay, $200 per night. Please contact 0212 600 275.

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.

CAPRICCIO RESTAURANT WILL BE CLOSED FOR PRIVATE FUNCTIONS Friday Nov 30th, Friday Dec 6th. Sorry for any inconvenience. 

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

FRIDAY THE 13TH DECEMBER IS THE WANAKA SPEIGHTS ALE HOUSE'S FIRST BIRTHDAY. Come in and help us celebrate a great first year. Free spit roast and prizes, 5pm onwards. 

ALEXTO TRAMPING HUNTING PACK. Aluminium frame with waterproof inner lining $40. Treksta tramping boots size 8 - worn once $40. Phone 443 1776 evenings.

NISSAN TERRANO 1992 DIESEL FOR SALE. Long term careful local owner, sunroof, mag wheels, stereo, turbo option, chains, bike rack, tow bar. Great runner! $2,600ono. Phone 0272 218 371.

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

WORK WANTED: EXPERIENCED IN TRUCK (CLASS 5), tractor driving and stock work. Have dogs. Paul 021 305 353.

CRAFTY MARKET AT FEDERAL DINER including local crafters, Lunacoon, Just Because.., and Skarlo candles. Find those special Christmas gifts made right here in Wanaka. 10am-2pm, Sunday 1st Dec, 47 Helwick Street.

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

THE NEXT SUNDAY CRAFT MARKET is on December 8th. Great handmade, New Zealand arts and crafts - direct from the artists.

KITCHEN ASSISTANT REQUIRED @ Relishes Cafe, must be here for summer. No experience needed, but great attitude a must! Pop in and fill an application form. Thanks!

COMMIS CHEF - EDGEWATER is looking for a permanent applicant to join their kitchen team as a Commis Chef. We are after someone who is energetic, cares about quality, has excellent practical skills and is keen to join a dynamic team. A minimum of six months experience preferred and commercial Hotel kitchen experience a must.  Please apply to Simon chef@edgewater.co.nz or apply in person.

TROUT BAR HAS A NEW MENU! Featuring your all-time favourite mains as well as Cajun spiced squid, crumbed pork belly sliders and fudgy chocolate brownie. Ideal for Xmas parties and lazy afternoons. Come and visit us for a wine and some nibbles! 

HOUSE SITTERS AVAILABLE: We are a recently retired couple who have made Christchurch our home for the past 20+ years and we are now considering a move to Wanaka for a 3-6 month period (possibly longer) to see if we might like to make it our more permanent home in the future. We come from a farming background and regard ourselves as practical and down to earth people. If you are planning a trip overseas or need your property maintained while you are out of town and want peace of mind in your absence then we would love to help you out. We are available to move south at the beginning of March 2014. We are happy to provide references if required. Please call Janne or George on 03 351 8548.

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.

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.

THE HAMMER AND NAIL will be closed this Saturday due to an unexpected situation. Sorry about that; see you Monday.

WOULD YOU LIKE TO KNOW the best colours for your clothes and make-up to suit you? I can find it! Friendly and naturally. Please txt or call Radka 0223 085 279.

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON - De Lorenzo Christmas packs have arrived. Four products, usual retail $106! Christmas prices $55. Be in quick. Phone 443 5898.

TWO HALF ACRE, MATURE, LANDSCAPED PROPERTIES for private sale, Hawea Flat. Three bedroom character home and self-contained sleep-out 0211 119 218. Four bedroom cottage and office 0212 451 904.

LOOKING FOR STALL HOLDERS of locally produced crafts and food for one-off street market 18/1/14 (Challenge Saturday). Hurry! nzmade@creativelycrafted.co.nz

FOR SALE: Solid white timber cot in great condition with two adjustable base heights, clean mattress and slide-down side with safety latches. Includes cot sheets - $150. Sturdy navy porta-cot in very good condition with cover - $40. Call/text 0210 2793 359.

LEARN TO DRIVE WITH ASPIRING DRIVERS THIS SUMMER. Safe. Friendly. Professional. Book your lesson with Nicky now. Call/text 0210 607 310.

PINE FIREWOOD FOR SALE $60 A CUBE delivered, cut to size for you. Phone Brett 0210 2696 358.

QUALIFIED BUILDER AND HAMMER HAND WANTED for immediate start. Call 021 443 992.

RUBYS GIFT VOUCHERS for Christmas - the gift of an experience like no other!

FRI 29TH NOVEMBER - MOVEMBER AWARDS @ GIN AND RASPBERRY! Awards begin at 8pm followed by Danny and Jiffy on the decks from 10pm. We will be announcing the fundraising total and judging some pretty dodgy mo efforts. The boys have done amazingly this year, come along and show them your support! $10 cocktail specials all night. 

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.

LIVE JAZZ WEDNESDAY FROM 6:30 at The Landing Restaurant and Bar. 443 5099.

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

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. 

EMPLOYMENT CONTRACTS AND HUMAN RESOURCE advice, call EASI NZ on 021 665 013 or easinz@hotmail.co.nz When Employment matters, speak to an expert!

KEEN TO LET THE KIDDIES EXPERIENCE THEIR FIRST EVER MUSIC FESTIVAL? Why not round up the family, pack a picnic and enjoy Rippon 2014 on the shores of beautiful Lake Wanaka. 8 years and under go FREE! Tickets available from Gusto, i-Site and Ticketek. Visit ripponfestival.co.nz

GARAGE SALE Sat 30 Nov 8.00 - 12.00, 42 Dale St Albert Town. Books, wine fridge, Wii, PS2, futon, foldaway beds, Variety of household and garage items.

PINE FIREWOOD FOR SALE $60 A CUBE delivered, cut to size for you. Phone Brett 0210 2696 358.

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 Jack pot is up to $100. If your number gets drawn you get to turn the ace and you win $100. Pokies! Courtesy coach ph 443 4545.

CHEF DE PARTIE - EDGEWATER is currently seeking a Chef de Partie, a minimum of two years' experience is preferred. Full and part time work available. For further details email chef@edgewater.co.nz or apply in person.

RUBY ISLAND WORKING BEE - a morning's work followed by BBQ lunch which is provided on the weekend of 7th or 14th. Need helpers please... we did not have enough helpers last time and we need to get the island in order for the holiday season. A great way to meet others, have some fun and make a difference in our community. Phone Jude 443 1602 or 0275 616 088 as we need to know numbers for boat transport.

FRENCH TUITION - interested in learning conversational French or need help with NCEA? Contact Asher 0274 435 354.

COMMERCIAL LEASE IN WANAKA'S CBD. Expand, relocate or start your business. 43 sqm, shared toilet, car park with a great frontage. $13,970 +GST + outgoings p/a. Call Andy Hall 0212 426 115.

RUSTIC RYE SANDWICHES made with our very own handcrafted Finnish dark rye bread. Delicious and healthy and fresh every day. Fresh fruit smoothies and the best coffee in Wanaka! Nordavia - a Nordic specialty bakeshop. Open 8am - 4pm Tuesday to Friday, 10am - 4pm Saturday. Corner Ballantyne Road and Frederick Street - on the way to Wastebusters. www.nordaviabakeshop.co.nz

RUBYS GIFT VOUCHERS for Christmas - the gift of an experience like no other!

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.

GALLERY33. EXHIBITION OPENING: "X"– collectable works by the fabulous artists represented at gallery33. Opening this Friday 29th Nov from 5pm, all welcome. www.gallery33.co.nz.

CAPRICCIO RESTAURANT WILL BE CLOSED FOR PRIVATE FUNCTIONS Friday Nov 30th, Friday Dec 6th. Sorry for any inconvenience. 

SOAK DAY SPA...AND BEAUTY THERAPY TREATMENTS. Shape the brows have a manicure or a pedicure, add in a summer body tan and look crazy fabulous for your Christmas party! We are open Saturdays and late nights, Merry Christmas to you.

UPPER CLUTHA TRAMPING CLUB TRIP Saturday 7th - Sunday 8th, Glenorchy Base Camp E - M. Contact Jim Davis 443 7304.

LAVENDERS: drought tolerant perennials, succulents and herbs at The Tent House. Also handcrafted, fragrant lavender products. Cromwell Heritage Precinct. Open 7 days, 10 - 4pm. Phone 0278 132 261.

DO YOU WANT TO TURBO CHARGE your strength and conditioning training? Latitude 44 Fitness is hosting a guest appearance from one of Australia's leading Kettlebell instructors. Tamas Finta will be holding a beginner's Kettlebell clinic at 8:30-10:30am and an intermediate clinic at 11:30-5:00pm on Saturday 7 December. He will also be holding an advanced Kettlebell clinic from 9am-5pm on Sunday 8 December. Contact Simon on 0210 8441 022 or at simon@latitude44fitness.com for more information or to register.

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

SATURDAY ENTERTAINMENT AT THE WANAKA LIBRARY sponsored by WPLA: Gigi the puppet makes everyone laugh at 10:30 on 30th November; TrebleTones women's a cappella group sings at 1:30 on 21st December. Do you hear carols? We still need toddlers for senior/toddler reading sessions. Phone Kate 443 6055 or email wanplassn@gmail.com

FOR RENT: SUNNY, PRIVATE 5 BEDROOM, 2 bathroom family home in a quiet cul de sac. Log fire. Single garage, carport with workshop. Large family garden. Phone 443 0045. www.accommodationwanaka.com

LAKE HAWEA HOTEL - CASUAL STAFF WANTED for coming Christmas and New Year period. Apply in person at the Hotel or call Ant 0212 113 356.

EVERY BODY NEEDS A MASSAGE – Gift certificates from the Body Garage are available and make perfect Christmas presents. To enquire about gift certificate options, call Prairie on 0212 078 486.

18 HOLES OF FAMILY FUN at Pembroke Putt Mini Golf. Perfect for a Sunday afternoon. 0221 572 180.

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

CHEF REQUIRED AT URBAN GRIND. Full time position. Experience essential. Apply in person to 72 Ardmore Street.

HAVE A WHITE CHRISTMAS with Treble Cone's Super Early Bird Season Pass Sale on now until the end of November. Give the gift of winter's best powder days with a flexible 5 Day Powder Pass for just $399. Treblecone.com/SeasonPass

BARLUGA INTRODUCES JIVE ON SATURDAY 30th November. Starting from 8pm with live music from Martine and cool swinging beats from Dr Dee and Vellum Banditos. Cocktail specials with prizes to be won.

RUBYS 'SUNDAY SNUG SESSIONS' means it's just $12 for all of our Foreign, Festival and Art House films. All day, every film, every Sunday - in Rubys luxurious Snug.

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

CASUAL CLEANER WANTED for busy holiday period (Dec - Feb, could be longer) for local luxury lodge. Phone Trish 443 1662.

ASPIRING BALLET SCHOOL'S END OF YEAR CONCERT. "Sophie & Alice's Sleepover" is on at the Lake Wanaka Centre, Sunday 8th December at 6pm. $15 adults, $10 child, $35 family. Door sales.

TWO HOURS NORTH OF CAIRNS is the World Heritage-listed Daintree Rainforest. As well as the world's oldest tropical rainforest, the Daintree is home to the earth's largest range of animals and plants. Best time to visit is early spring, when temperatures are pleasant and the wet season storms have yet to start.The Messenger is available in Cairns on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

EMPLOYMENT CONTRACTS and personal grievances - excellent service - no fee for a chat - Call Michael Guest 443 7843.

FROM CARDRONA VALLEY ROAD TO CAIRNS, AUSTRALIA. The Messenger is available in Cairns on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

CHEF WANTED AT CARDRONA HOTEL. Must have experience in a fast-paced environment. Minimum 3 years in industry. Phone Cade or Brent on 03 443 8153.

FREE WOMEN'S SELF-SAFETY COURSE, Saturday 7th December 9.30am - 3.30 pm. This is offered by an accredited teacher with the Women's Self Defence Network Wahine Toa in partnership with Community Networks Wanaka. To register contact Ana Pereira 0273 689 012.

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

ST.TROPEZ THE WORLDS BEST SPRAY TAN! Aloe Vera based solution will soothe, hydrate and nourish the skin for a healthy, sun kissed glow. Book with Emma for Beauty today! 443 6392 www.emmaforbeauty.co.nz

WHY SHOULD MASSAGE BE SO EXPENSIVE? Get professional massage from a highly trained therapist with exceptional service at a realistic price, visit www.eutopiawanaka.com Massage shouldn't be a luxury when it's a necessity. Carol 0221 979 171.

CHRISTMAS FUNCTION TRANSPORT. We have vans and buses for your Christmas function, whether it's for a wine tour, go-karting or just to get you home at the end of the night. YELLO! 0800 443 5555. info@yello.co.nz

PARENTING4LIFE, due to enthusiastic feedback, is offering an additional "Building Resilience in Families using TRE", with Steph Combe. Wednesday 4th December 9.30-11.30 am at St John Room $10. Ph 443 1706 to register.

NISSAN TERRANO 1992 DIESEL FOR SALE. Long term careful local owner, sunroof, mag wheels, stereo, turbo option, chains, bike rack, tow bar. Great runner! $2,600ono. Phone 0272 218 371.

THE HAMMER AND NAIL will be closed this Saturday due to an unexpected situation. Sorry about that; see you Monday.

QUALIFIED BUILDER AND HAMMER HAND WANTED for immediate start. Call 021 443 992.

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

FABULOUS FURNITURE FOR SALE. Custom modular brown leather sofa ($8,500 when new), retro wrought iron table, Simmons double bed sprung base, outdoor Java squatter's chair, picnic bench/table, Panasonic inverter microwave, F&P fridge stainless, rustic old pine dresser, large silver mirror and more. Call 0220 261 198.

TO RENT - STUDIO UNIT, self-contained and fully furnished. 10min walk to town. $200 p/w inc all bills, WiFi. Suit single person. Short term ok. Available until 22 Jan. Phone 0211 619 334.

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

FRESHLY CUT WILLOW $55 M3 We cut to size that suits your fire. We also have dry pine available. Phone 0272 284 426 or home 03 448 6301.

LOCK UP GARAGE OR SIMILAR NEEDED for 6 months. Prefer Hawea area but will consider Wanaka. Txt 0273 311 031.

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

PEMBROKE WINES AND SPIRITS. Absolutely fabulous super premium Champagne tasting. Your chance to taste 5 premium Champagnes $50 p.p. Pick up your ticket today. Places strictly limited. Wednesday 27th November 7pm. Phone 443 7818.

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

CHEF REQUIRED @ RELISHES CAFE, must have experience and be here for summer. Pop in and fill in an application form. Thanks!

HAPPY HOUR DOWN POST OFFICE LANE every day from 9pm - 10pm. $5 house spirits, wines and selected tap beers.

TINKER, TAILOR, SOLDIER, SAILOR. A Collection of new artwork by Dunedin Artists, Greg Lewis, Jon Thom, Danny Brisbane and Tim Chapman. All artworks are for sale, and all are original pieces by the artists above. One night only. Saturday 30th November, 6pm start, Norman Residence, 173 Plantation Rd, Wanaka.

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.

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

PARTY ICE - Party Ice now available from Wanaka Mitre 10.

EXPERIENCED CHEF REQUIRED FOR SUMMER. Full time position. Food safety certificate preferred. Bring CV in to Allan at The Cow Restaurant.

CHRISTMAS HAM? * ORDER A NZ 2013 GOLD Award winning Hampshire Champagne Ham - from Waitaki Bacon & Ham Ltd, Oamaru - get the good stuff this Christmas for your family, yourself or your staff. (From $48). Email sales@waitakibaconham.co.nz or 0276005787 *delivery to Wanaka Weds 18th December. www.waitakibaconham.co.nz  Orders by 1 December 2013.

CHEAP COMMERCIAL LEASE, WANAKA. Only $13,970 +GST + outgoings p/a. Perfect time to move or expand your business into the heart of Wanaka - with a car park. Call Andy Hall 0212 426 115.

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.

BATA BULLETS NOW IN STORE - Shoes Unlimited, 80b Ardmore Street, www.shoesunlimited.co.nz

MAKEUP ARTIST JANINE JOSEPH uses MAC cosmetics to make you look gorgeous on your wedding day or other special occasion. Or book a private "Make Me Pretty" tutorial for you and your friends. Great Xmas prezzie to yourself! Email j9joseph@gmail.com Ph 021 476 629 www.janinejoseph.co.nz

LADA 2104 S/W 1989. Russian version Fiat 124. Very tidy. Collectable. 3 owners. $1,999 ono. Email enquiries only. pelwellsutton@fastmail.fm

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

HALF AN UPSIDE-DOWN BEER BOTTLE IN A GLASS? Perpetually spinning pens? Backward running clocks? The gift shop at Puzzling World has "weird" covered this Xmas!

HAWEA PLAYGROUP OPENS THREE MORNINGS A WEEK during school term. Shady sandpit, friendly buzz, everyone welcome, you don't have to live in Hawea. See our Facebook page for session times and more info.

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

REMEMBER WHEN FOOD TASTED OF SOMETHING? Bring the memories to life at the Wanaka Farmers Market, every Thursday 4pm Pembroke Park.

CARVED, ORANGE & HONEY GLAZED HAM, manuka smoked Mt Cook salmon, minted new potatoes, pavlova, Christmas pudding and so much more...is your mouth watering yet? Thought so! Book your Christmas day dining at Edgewater today, $90.00 per adult and $45 per child. Get in quick to confirm your family's spot between 12.00pm – 6.40pm by calling 443 0011.

KIRSTEN - LOCALLY RENOWN AT BEANIE CAFE. Smokey tomato Risotto with bacon and zucchini. 71 Ardmore Street.

MT ASPIRING COLLEGE UNIFORM– Girls size 10/12 $70.00. 2x Kilts (10 & 12), 1x Culottes (12), 3x white shirts, 2x school jumpers (10 & 12), 1x PE shorts (10). Ph: 443 4628 or 0210 377 259.

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.

BULLOCK BAR QUIZ NIGHT WEDNESDAY the 4th December with George Smythe - 7.30pm start. Same format as our Winter quizzes, see you at the Bully!

HOUSE FOR RENT- 4 bedrooms, Meadowstone area, suit family, available now, Ph: 0274 953 413.

THE NEXT SUNDAY CRAFT MARKET is on December 8th. Great handmade, New Zealand arts and crafts - direct from the artists.

GOING SOMEWHERE FOR YOUR Christmas function? Get there with YELLO! in one of our air-conditioned buses. Call 0800 443 5555 or email info@yello.co.nz

SASANOKI'S JAPANESE OF THE WEEK: 'mukei-bunka-isan' (too hard to say, eh!) meaning 'Intangible Cultural Heritage'. Japanese cuisine is likely to be registered as one of the greatest cultures in the world by UNESCO next month. This is what Sasanoki proudly offers. Ph 443 6474.

 

THE PAINT POT NZ. REGISTERED MASTER PAINTER MEMBER. 18 years' experience, wallpapering, interior and exterior painting. Phone Caspar 021 565 393 or 443 4958. References available.

TINT-A-WINDOW / SOLAR PROTECTIVE FILMS Fade, UV block, heat, glare control. Privacy and frosted films. Free quotes. Ph 0800 368 468 or view our website www.tintawindow.co.nz

CHECK OUT OUR FACEBOOK PAGE FOR IDEAS of shopping locally for Christmas at www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz/ FB 

LONE STAR WANAKA are looking for Chefs and Front of House Staff. Drop in your CV any day after 5pm at 50 Cardrona Valley Road or email through to helenar@lonestar.co.nz

HONDA - YAMAHA - ATVS, ROAD BIKES, DIRT BIKES - all brands/ types - serviced/repaired by Daniel at Wanaka Marine and Sport. Save travel and save on charge out rates. We have employed a trained tech so you can deal locally.

FANTASTIC CHRISTMAS GIFTS and artisan foods of the highest quality from Wanaka Farmers Market, every Thursday from 4pm Pembroke Park.

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

UPPER CLUTHA PLUNKET AGM - Thursday 12th December at 7.30pm. Plunket Rooms, Ardmore Street. Everyone welcome.

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

THINK THAT TRIPLE GLAZING WOULD COST more than double glazing? Not with Treble Glaze, we are usually a lot cheaper because our new double acrylic units are added to your existing glass, 1+2 retrofit. Instead of throwing away your glass we use it to help stop condensation and insulate your windows. Spring Special finishing soon, call Phil 0224 444 777. www.trebleglaze.co.nz

TO RENT Unique furnished flat adjoining quiet household, semi-rural property close to Wanaka. Epic views $250p/w inc bills. Call/text 021 301 770.

FOR SALE: VARIOUS XBOX 360 GAMES. Good condition. Phone 443 6782 or 0274 567 451.

MASSIVE GARAGE SALE!  Used, near new and new! Furniture, books, lamps, clothes, linen, toys, baby stuff, sporting equipment, kitchen and catering equipment and more! Visit the old Mediterranean Market building on 50 Reece Crescent between 12am - 6pm Friday and 10am - 5pm Saturday.

DIGGERS 4.5, 7, 12 TON. Available for hire: No obligation free quote. Contact Johnny UCT 0278 397 908.

SHOES SHOES SHOES - WE WANT YOUR OLD SPORTS SHOES! Traveling with wet shoes is no fun so we're after your old shoes for our canyoners in Wanaka. Your old trainers also help to stop the spread of Didymo. Soft soled running or cross training lace up shoes or sneakers (all sizes, genders and the larger the better) would be greatly appreciated. Leave them at the Deep Canyon Booking Office, The Log Cabin on the lakefront. Thanks from Ros, Dave & the Deep Canyon team. Get wet, get real wet. jump@deepcanyon.co.nz ph: 03 443 7922.

JIVE ON PRESENTS CLUB TROPICANA, the On Magazine Summer Issue launch party. Win tix to Rhythm & Alps and Summerlands! Free entry, sultry beats, cocktails and dreams all night long - this Saturday at Barluga from 8pm.

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

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 

RETURN TRANSPORT TO RHYTHM AND ALPS with YELLO! $16.50 return from Wanaka. Book online. www.yello.co.nz/page18.html

CLEANER WANTED. Riverside Educare in Albert Town needs a cleaner for 2.5 - 3 hours daily, 5 days a week. Cleaning can start any time after 5pm. We require someone who cleans to a high standard of hygiene plus has an ability to see what extras need doing. Please ring 443 4073 for further information.

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! 

JAPANESE COOKING CLASSES in December! "Yaki-niku-BBQ" and "Adgay-bitashi-summer-vegetables" and "Onigiri-rice-balls". Great for alfresco dining. Choose one of the dates (9th/10th/29th), 6pm-8:30pm, $50 (including full dinner). Class voucher (valid for one year) is available for Christmas gift! info:japanese.cuisine.wanaka@gmail.com or 443-1232 (Yumi).

ARE YOU AVAILABLE FOR A FEW HOURS FROM 12-20TH JANUARY? Fancy inking numbers onto bodies? Helping in a recovery tent, building event infrastructure or assisting in an office? Challenge Wanaka is looking for volunteers of all skills and passions. You are invaluable to the event and we appreciate any time that you can give us. Sign-up is open for 2014 www.challenge-wanaka.com. Race day is Sat 18th, jobs available from 12-20th Thank you in advance.

QUALIFIED COMMERCIAL CARPENTER - Calder Developments is looking for a new member due to our expanding workload in the Southern Lakes. Based in Wanaka, we are looking for a trade qualified commercial carpenter to join our very successful construction team. CV via email to enquiries@calderdevelopments.co.nz.

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

BAGLEY'S NEW POTATOES - Dug fresh each day. Available at Selectrix.

COMPLIMENTARY PREP AND POLISH (choose hands or feet) with any treatment booked in at Emma For Beauty. Offer ends this weekend! Phone 443 6392 or visit www.emmaforbeauty.co.nz

CHRISTMAS SHOP NIGHT - Wednesday 4th December Wanaka Districts Club, 45 Plantation Road. Everyone welcome, lots of different stalls, including white elephant. 6.30pm onwards.

FREEHOLD COMMERCIAL BLOCK FOR SALE – 22,736sqm in private, secluded area. Consented building platform, deer fenced and can be subdivided. Would be great as a builders' yard. $295,000 +GST if any. Urgent sale required, phone 03 443 0087.

NEED A JOB? We require an experienced, motivated Housekeeper to join a leading Wanaka accommodation business. Part time. Possible Receptionist work. Must be available 9am-5pm, 7 days a week. Must be planning to live in Wanaka for 6 months or more. Send your CV to: hotel2014@hotmail.com

LAKES PODIATRY – YOUR FOOT AND ANKLE specialist. Acute and chronic injuries, general foot care, running technique assessment, diabetic foot care and screening. Call us on 443 0730 or visit www.lakespodiatry.co.nz 

BLUNT? RAZOR EDGE CAN SHARPEN IT. Knives, scissors and garden tools. Please phone Al 0274 545 686.

THINKING ABOUT VOLUNTEERING FOR CHALLENGE WANAKA and want to know more before you sign up? Free places on traffic control course this Saturday 30 Nov 12.30-6pm and next Saturday 7 Dec First Aid 8.30-5.30pm. Drop in to Water Bar tomorrow to chat, Thursday 28 November between 5.30-7pm. Live music, drinks and snacks. Info on different jobs, times and locations that you can help at. Sign up on the night and get a free drink, drinks vouchers and entry into a prize draw. Any questions contact Jo at volunteer@challenge-wanaka.com or call 0212 538 213.

WEED FREE TREE MULCH - root protection and moisture for your trees/shrubs. $60 per 6m3 delivered in Wanaka. Put your name on Tree Tamers list 443 6454. www.treetamers.co.nz

FULL TIME LAUNDRY ASSISTANT required in a local commercial laundry. Please apply in person to Central Otago Linen Services, 82 Anderson Road with your current CV. Applications close 2 December 2013.

'91 HILUX SURF FOR SALE. 2.8L DIESEL $3,800. Phone 0211 745 863. New tyres and belts. Great running engine! Also Proactive gym membership valid until 04/14 for sale. Only $50 changing fee $19.95pw unlimited gym. Phone 0211 821 037.

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON - De Lorenzo Christmas packs have arrived. Four products, usual retail $106! Christmas prices $55. Be in quick. Phone 443 5898.

ROYAL NZ BALLET TOWER TUTUS ON TOUR. Class to view 4pm 5th Dec. Lake Wanaka Centre - gold coin.

AGM BIKE WANAKA INC. Friday 6 December at the Lone Star 7.30pm. Come and get involved with local mountain biking.

BARISTA, BARISTA, BARISTA - join Beanie Cafe. Experience needed. Email beaniecafe@xtra.co.nz

PART TIME CLEANER WANTED – commercial property, 2-3hrs per day, 5-6 days per week. Phone Helena on 0274 436 811 for more info.

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 

TENT FOR SALE. As new Freedom Hubble 4 person $550. New price $999. Regulation camp power lead $80. Phone 0272 292 444.

GOING TO THE RACES? Rippon is too! Come see Briar at our tent near the bar for all your vinous needs by the glass and bottle.

HEALTH FACT: THE DISCOVERER OF PSA (Richard Ablin) for testing prostate cancer states that PSA testing cannot detect the possibility of prostate cancer. Holistic Healthcare for natural health solutions, weight loss and detoxification protocols. Phone 443 5991 www.holistic-healthcare.co.nz At Wanaka Wellness centre.

NORDAVIA - A NORDIC SPECIALTY BAKESHOP. Fine handcrafted pastries, cakes and breads with a fresh Nordic/Scandinavian twist. Wanaka's premium quality bakeshop offering delicious and authentic handcrafted breads and treats from Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland and Iceland. New hours! Tuesday to Friday 8am - 4pm and Saturday 10am - 4pm. Find us on the corner of Ballantyne Road and Frederick Street - on the way to Wastebusters. www.nordaviabakeshop.co.nz

NEW BOATS ARRIVING SOON at Wanaka Marine. Heaps of second-handers in stock. Get peace of mind with a warranty.

GARAGE SALE: couch, TVs, video, single beds, bedding, drawers, desks, skis/boots, snowboard, chest freezer, microwave, rowing machine, clothes plus more! Saturday 10am 16 Glenfinnon Place - up the end of cul de sac.

LIVE MUSIC AT OPIUM THIS WEEK! Who loves Ghetto Blaster? We know you all do, so we have a treat this Thursday! Peti from Ghetto Blaster will be doing an acoustic loop pedal set from 9.30pm, with free entry and $5 drinks all night and all week! Also this week we have Robbie on Wednesday, see you at the bar!

LOOKING FOR THAT NEW OUTFIT? We have it all, dresses, tunics, tops, jewellery and more. The Merino Story, Brownston Street.

50% OFF ALL BIKES THIS WEEKEND ONLY AT THE BIKE LOUNGE. Mountain bikes, road bikes, kids bikes. 50% off sale ends midday Saturday. Check out all our bikes at www.bikelounge.co.nz

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!

SHEPHERDS, WISE MEN, ANGELS... they were all there at the first Christmas. Bring the family to hear the Christmas story this Sunday, Dec.1, 9:30am at the Wanaka Presbyterian Community Church Centre on Tenby Street. Children welcome to come in costume for the interactive nativity and carols service.

TROUT BAR HAS A NEW MENU! Featuring your all-time favourite mains as well as Cajun spiced squid, crumbed pork belly sliders and fudgy chocolate brownie. Ideal for Xmas parties and lazy afternoons. Come and visit us for a wine and some nibbles! 

1999 SUBARU OUTBACK FOR SALE blue with 175,500km, good condition. $4800. Ph 021 688 748.

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.

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

LOCH CEOL IS A MUSIC DUO available for parties and special occasions. Ideal for your pre Christmas function. We offer background music in light classical, jazz and Irish music. For more information please contact Ann-Marie or Allen on 443 5454 or 443 4696.

 

GIVE THE GIFT OF MEMORIES for Christmas. Transfer old VHS or home movies to DVD. Visit Tidy Design, 3 Helwick St or call 443 4433.

KITZ OF WANAKA - Outstanding ranges - table runners, aprons, tea-towels, food covers, napkins, placemats and pot holders. Awesome colours and designs. 35 Helwick.

ENROL FOR DANCE 2014 – Dance Wanaka are now taking enrolments for 2014, Feb start. Classes in modern Jazz, hip hop, classical ballet, contemporary, adult and sparkles (preschool) for girls and boys 3+ years. Limited spaces in junior classes. For more info and online enrolments, visit www.dancewanaka.co.nz or call Anna 021 575 569.

PARTY ICE NOW AVAILABLE from Wanaka Mitre 10. $4.50 a bag.

PASSION FOR FASHION WRAP PARTY TONIGHT, Wednesday 27th 7.30pm at Gin & Raspberry. We are showing Elliot Steven's video, Alpine Image Co. pictures and 360 Queenstown/Wanaka. There will be drink specials. Please come along if you were involved or not and relive the fun.

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.

LOOKING FOR HOME to lease, rent or house share. Property with horse paddock, fruit trees and vege garden. My values are to work with our environment in all aspects to create peace and harmony. Call Grace 0210 446 557.

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

GOING TO THE RACES? Rippon is too! Come see Briar at our tent near the bar for all your vinous needs by the glass and bottle.

BARLUGA INTRODUCES JIVE ON SATURDAY 30th November. Starting from 8pm with live music from Martine and cool swinging beats from Dr Dee and Vellum Banditos. Cocktail specials with prizes to be won.

HAWEA FLAT SCHOOL FUNDRAISING TRUST AGM - Tues 3 December 7.30pm Hawea Pub. Copies of annual report will be available at the meeting. We welcome new members and interested parties. Any questions to Lindsey Schofield 443 2721.

PARENTING4LIFE AND TRE (TENSION RELEASE EXERCISES) trainer Steph Combe are providing another opportunity to attend Building Resilience in Families. Wed 4th December 9.30-11.30am. Learn how you can help reduce everyday stress in your life. Ph 443 1706 to register.

ROCKY MOUNTAIN BIKES: GT, Bauer, Fiction BMX at Thunderbikes, 16 Helwick Street. Phone 443 2558.

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.

JUNIOR TOUCH STARTS FROM THE 25TH NOV - 16th Dec. Years 3-4, 5-6, 7-8 from 4.45pm at the Show Grounds. 8 week programme. Looking forward to seeing you guys there!

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

WORKSHOP WEDNESDAYS START TODAY AT THE BIKE LOUNGE. 20% off all workshop parts only on Wednesdays. Great mechanic - free ride and DH bike specialist - 9am - 5pm. Wednesdays at the Bike Lounge, 12 Frederick St.

TWO BEDROOM MODERN HOUSE AVAILABLE for Christmas. Easy walk into town. Available between 14th and 28th December. Minimum 5 night stay, $200 per night. Please contact 0212 600 275.

LAKES PODIATRY WILL BE OPEN right through the Christmas holiday period. For appointments call 443 0730 or visit us at www.lakespodiatry.co.nz

JIVE ON PRESENTS CLUB TROPICANA, the On Magazine Summer Issue launch party. Win tix to Rhythm & Alps and Summerlands! Free entry, sultry beats, cocktails and dreams all night long - this Saturday at Barluga from 8pm.

KITCHEN ASSISTANT REQUIRED @ Relishes Cafe, must be here for summer. No experience needed, but great attitude a must! Pop in and fill an application form. Thanks!

HAND-FORGED BOTTLE OPENERS, (double ended) $25 only, an awesome piece of metal art to give as a souvenir from Wanaka from workshop gallery 54 Ballantyne Rd www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz

GIVE THE GIFT OF MEMORIES for Christmas. Transfer old VHS or home movies to DVD. Visit Tidy Design, 3 Helwick St or call 443 4433.

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.

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

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   

SPAGHETTI WITH SMOKED CHICKEN. Beanie Cafe on Ardmore!

GARAGE SALE SATURDAY 30 NOVEMBER Parry Crescent, Lake Hawea. Sign out at 10am. Weed eater, electric hedge cutter, variety of garage items.

WASHER-DRYER COMBO FOR SALE. Indesit WIDL 106 combined front load washer-dryer in excellent working order. Comes with instruction manual. $450.00. Ph 0212 845 900.

 

PEMBROKE WINES AND SPIRITS. Absolutely fabulous super premium Champagne tasting. Your chance to taste 5 premium Champagnes $50 p.p. Pick up your ticket today. Places strictly limited. Wednesday 27th November 7pm. Phone 443 7818.

FRI 29TH NOVEMBER - MOVEMBER AWARDS @ GIN AND RASPBERRY! Awards begin at 8pm followed by Danny and Jiffy on the decks from 10pm. We will be announcing the fundraising total and judging some pretty dodgy mo efforts. The boys have done amazingly this year, come along and show them your support! $10 cocktail specials all night. 

COMPLIMENTARY PREP AND POLISH (choose hands or feet) with any treatment booked in at Emma For Beauty. Offer ends this weekend! Phone 443 6392 or visit www.emmaforbeauty.co.nz

NORDAVIA CINNAMON BUNS - HANDCRAFTED to an authentic and delicious Swedish recipe. Famous in Wanaka. Try one today! Nordavia - a Nordic speciality bakeshop. www.nordaviabakeshop.co.nz Frederick Street off Ballantyne Road.

THE GATEWAY TO QUEENSLAND'S TROPICAL NORTH, Cairns is renowned for its relaxed, tropical climate and laid back ambience. With islands, rainforests and reefs on its doorstep, from Cairns you can swim, snorkel, dive and sail the World Heritage-listed Great Barrier Reef. The Messenger is available in Cairns on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

XMAS NEW YEAR EASTER RENTAL. 1 bedroom cottage by the lake at Hawea. Million dollar views. Organic veg plot. Walking distance to township amenities. 0210 318 288.

BARISTA AND BAR STAFF NEEDED at the Cardrona Hotel. Fun, fast-paced environment with a great team. Call Cade or James on 03 443 8153 or email your CV to info@cardronahotel.co.nz

LONE STAR WANAKA are looking for Chefs and Front of House Staff. Drop in your CV any day after 5pm at 50 Cardrona Valley Road or email through to helenar@lonestar.co.nz

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

RELIABLE CASUAL WORKER AVAILABLE to do jobs such as mowing lawns, cleaning cars, stacking wood and other 'bits and bobs' around the house after school. Ring Jack on 0272 155 896.

CROMWELL RACES WITH YELLO! Return door-to-door transport. $30 per person. Call 0800 443 5555 or email info@yello.co.nz to book.

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!

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.

FOLLOWING THE SELL-OUT SUCCESS of last year, Summerlands is back on the 2nd January 2014 and earlybird tickets have already sold out. For full festival line-up and tickets head to www.summerlands.co.nz or Lake Hawea Hotel. Summerlands is coming.

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.

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

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.

SASANOKI'S DEGUSTATION DINNER has been booked out. Thank you for your bookings - we're going to have a great time with authentic Japanese food and sake.

50% OFF ALL BIKES THIS WEEKEND ONLY AT THE BIKE LOUNGE. Mountain bikes, road bikes, kids bikes. 50% off sale ends midday Saturday. Check out all our bikes at www.bikelounge.co.nz

MASSIVE GARAGE SALE!  Used, near new and new! Furniture, books, lamps, clothes, linen, toys, baby stuff, sporting equipment, kitchen and catering equipment and more! Visit the old Mediterranean Market building on 50 Reece Crescent between 12am - 6pm Friday and 10am - 5pm Saturday.

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

DON'T BE ALONE FOR CHRISTMAS DINNER! If you'd like an invitation to join a family in Wanaka or Hawea for Christmas dinner contact Community Networks 443 7799 or info@communitynetworks.org.nz by Tuesday 17 December. A joint initiative with the Combined Wanaka Churches.

TROUT BAR HAS A NEW MENU! Featuring your all-time favourite mains as well as Cajun spiced squid, crumbed pork belly sliders and fudgy chocolate brownie. Ideal for Xmas parties and lazy afternoons. Come and visit us for a wine and some nibbles! 

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

WE USE BROWN RICE IN OUR SUSHI, for a healthier, more sustaining alternative! Available Monday, Wednesday and Friday at Coffee Cure. Just as sic as our coffee!

CHRISTMAS SHOP NIGHT - Wednesday 4th December Wanaka Districts Club, 45 Plantation Road. Everyone welcome, lots of different stalls, including white elephant. 6.30pm onwards.

PINE FIREWOOD FOR SALE $60 A CUBE delivered, cut to size for you. Phone Brett 0210 2696 358.

SOUS CHEF - EXPERIENCED FULL TIME. Will involve baking, menu and hotel groups. Email beanie cafe@xtra.co.nz

RUBY ISLAND WORKING BEE - a morning's work followed by BBQ lunch which is provided on the weekend of 7th or 14th. Need helpers please... we did not have enough helpers last time and we need to get the island in order for the holiday season. A great way to meet others, have some fun and make a difference in our community. Phone Jude 443 1602 or 0275 616 088 as we need to know numbers for boat transport.

FULL TIME LAUNDRY ASSISTANT required in a local commercial laundry. Please apply in person to Central Otago Linen Services, 82 Anderson Road with your current CV. Applications close 2 December 2013.

THIS WEEK AT GIN AND RASPBERRY: Wed pool comp starts at 7.30pm! Bar tabs and other prizes up for grabs! Thurs - It's the last Movember check in! $5 beers for everyone who comes up for a photo, and we have the pleasure of Diana and Shauno playing 6-7pm! Fri - it's the Movember Wrap Party! Awards, prizes, live music and lots of dodgy Mos! Come and support all our brave mo growers and help us judge the best, worst and most interesting mo! 

DIGGERS 4.5, 7, 12 TON. Available for hire: No obligation free quote. Contact Johnny UCT 0278 397 908.

THIS SATURDAY AT OPIUM is DJ Chris J and C:She with a funkin blend of breaks, eElectro and DnB, you know you love it!

FRENCH TUITION - interested in learning conversational French or need help with NCEA? Contact Asher 0274 435 354.

KITCHENHAND REQUIRED FOR SUMMER. Experience preferred. Call into The Cow Restaurant or ring 443 4269.

CHALLENGE YOUR BOSS to 18 holes of Mini Golf madness. BYO. A perfect way to start your Christmas or staff party. 0221 572 180.

BULLOCK BAR MEMBERS DRAW. Don't miss out! For the price of a bottle you could win $2000 Taylor made Golf Clubs. Drawn this Thursday the 28th. You have to be here to win them. See you at the Bully!

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

LAKE HAWEA HOTEL - CASUAL STAFF WANTED for coming Christmas and New Year period. Apply in person at the Hotel or call Ant 0212 113 356.

CLEANER WANTED. Riverside Educare in Albert Town needs a cleaner for 2.5 - 3 hours daily, 5 days a week. Cleaning can start any time after 5pm. We require someone who cleans to a high standard of hygiene plus has an ability to see what extras need doing. Please ring 443 4073 for further information.

MAGICAL MAKARORA: Have you organised that Xmas/End of Year party yet? How about a night away at Makarora? Stay in our iconic 'A' Frame Chalets. Enjoy the Restaurant/Bar or book our large 'Top Lodge' with its fully equipped kitchen. Come early or stay late and do the Siberia Experience, the flight, walk, jet boat extravaganza. Perhaps just go for a trip on the Makarora and Wilkin Rivers or maybe visit the Blue Pools. Whatever you decide our friendly people will look after you. Phone: 03 443 8372. Email: info@makarora.co.nz Web: www.makarora.co.nz

EMPLOYMENT CONTRACTS AND HUMAN RESOURCE advice, call EASI NZ on 021 665 013 or easinz@hotmail.co.nz When Employment matters, speak to an expert!

HAIR STRAIGHTENERS - Give them a break. Have your hair looking sleek, smooth and frizz free without daily straightening. Keratin "Blow Out" treatment last up to 8 weeks. Call Flair Hair Design 443 7727.

BAGLEY'S NEW POTATOES - Dug fresh each day. Available at Selectrix.

OFFERING PUZZLES AND OTHER ODDITIES only found here, the shop at Puzzling World has the "wow" gift this Xmas. 

GOLDEN OLDIES 60+ PADDLEBOARDING CLASSESS - 9.30-10.30 every Monday. Book now. Wanaka Kayaks SUP & Sail 0800 926 925 info@wanakakayaks.co.nz

YEAR 12 STUDENT LOOKING FOR FULL TIME OR PART TIME JOB. Interested in farming, building and general odd jobs. I have good skills in repairs and building. 0212 070 854.

CAPRICCIO RESTAURANT WILL BE CLOSED FOR PRIVATE FUNCTIONS Friday Nov 30th, Friday Dec 6th. Sorry for any inconvenience. 

GARAGE SALE Sat 30 Nov 8.00 - 12.00, 42 Dale St Albert Town. Books, wine fridge, Wii, PS2, futon, foldaway beds, Variety of household and garage items.

AGM BIKE WANAKA INC. Friday 6 December at the Lone Star 7.30pm. Come and get involved with local mountain biking.

WANAKA PRIMARY SCHOOL MONSTER RAFFLE. Drawn 23rd November 2013. Draw one: Her package - Stacey Wells; Draw two: His package - Kylie Davis; Draw three: Entertainment package - Samuel Moses; Draw four: Summer package - Angela Still. All winners have been notified. Thank you!

CHRISTMAS DAY DINING AT EDGEWATER: Does the thought of entertaining the whole family at home seem a bit daunting? Why not try something different? Edgewater has a spectacular buffet on offer from 12.00pm - 6.40pm offering a traditional Christmas meal. Have a stress free Christmas meal for just $90.00 per adult and $45.00 per child! Call 443 0011 to confirm your table today.

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.

AMAZING HOUSE FOR RENT! 4brm + semi contained sleepout. Great yard for bbqs and dog! Fully furnished, great price, for viewing please call 0210 2738 725 or 443 6915.

TREBLE CONE'S SUPER EARLY BIRD SEASON Pass Sale ends this Saturday. Visit Treblecone.com/SeasonPass or visit us at 24 Dungarvon St to lock in winter's best deals and exclusive access to Bonus Day and TC Dollars. Office open until 2pm Saturday.

NISSAN TERRANO 1992 DIESEL FOR SALE. Long term careful local owner, sunroof, mag wheels, stereo, turbo option, chains, bike rack, tow bar. Great runner! $2,600ono. Phone 0272 218 371.

*PAEONIES*PAEONIES*PAEONIES* available now at Caltex Wanaka. Locally grown, freshly cut and delivered.

CHRISTMAS IS COMING EARLY...bring the family 9:30am this Sunday December 1 to the Wanaka Presbyterian Community Church Centre on Tenby Street for a community Christmas service. Sing your favourite carols and enjoy a nativity story where everyone has a part to play! Children welcome to come dressed as angels, shepherds, wise men, etc.

GARAGE SALE. DUNGARVON ST. BBQ, small kitchen appliances, queen bed, rollaway bed, linen and much more. Moving house. Sat 30th Nov. Signs out at 9 am.

CHRISTMAS HAM? * ORDER A NZ 2013 GOLD Award winning Hampshire Champagne Ham - from Waitaki Bacon & Ham Ltd, Oamaru - get the good stuff this Christmas for your family, yourself or your staff. (From $48). Email sales@waitakibaconham.co.nz or 0276005787 *delivery to Wanaka Weds 18th December. www.waitakibaconham.co.nz  Orders by 1 December 2013.

HONDA - YAMAHA - ATVS, ROAD BIKES, DIRT BIKES - all brands/ types - serviced/repaired by Daniel at Wanaka Marine and Sport. Save travel and save on charge out rates. We have employed a trained tech so you can deal locally.

WE ARE DOWNSIZING! One queen bed ensemble in very good condition $200. One king bed mattress only in very good condition $400. Pick up in Mt Iron. Call 443 9244 or 0226 293 430.

NO ONE DOES CHRISTMAS DAY LIKE EDGEWATER! Let us do the hard work for you, so you can relax and enjoy your Christmas day. We have the works – ham, turkey, salmon, new potatoes, pavlova and much, much more. It costs just $90.00 per adult and $45 per child! Call 443 0011 now to book your spot between 12.00pm–6.40pm. Merry Christmas.

FOR SALE: 1996 HONDA ODYSSEY, 4WD, 7 seater, tidy condition, registered, WoF. $2200 ono. Ph/text Nikki 443 2285, 0212 248 568.

MOVIE NIGHT 'BEYOND THE EDGE' - PARADISO, Tuesday 3rd December, a Rotary Club of Wanaka promotion raising funds for the Rotary International Polio Eradication Programme. Contact Sylvia on 0276 994 323. 

TINKER, TAILOR, SOLDIER, SAILOR. A Collection of new artwork by Dunedin Artists, Greg Lewis, Jon Thom, Danny Brisbane and Tim Chapman. All artworks are for sale, and all are original pieces by the artists above. One night only. Saturday 30th November, 6pm start, Norman Residence, 173 Plantation Rd, Wanaka.

GARAGE SALE: couch, TVs, video, single beds, bedding, drawers, desks, skis/boots, snowboard, chest freezer, microwave, rowing machine, clothes plus more! Saturday 10am 16 Glenfinnon Place - up the end of cul de sac.

ONLY $20 FOR A MASSAGE? – The Body Garage is offering 30-minute massages for just $20 on Sunday, 8/12. For more details and to book your massage, call Prairie on 0212 078 486. Spaces are limited so get in early.

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

GET TO SUMMERLANDS WITH YELLO! Book your $15 return transport from Wanaka online at www.yello.co.nz/summerlands.html

ROOM AVAILABLE $115 PER WEEK. Awesome view, great flatmates! Text / call 0211 643 379 / 021 712 708.

CHEF WANTED AT CARDRONA HOTEL. Must have experience in a fast-paced environment. Minimum 3 years in industry. Phone Cade or Brent on 03 443 8153.

FABULOUS FURNITURE FOR SALE. Custom modular brown leather sofa ($8,500 when new), retro wrought iron table, Simmons double bed sprung base, outdoor Java squatter's chair, picnic bench/table, Panasonic inverter microwave, F&P fridge stainless, rustic old pine dresser, large silver mirror and more. Call 0220 261 198.

HAPPY HOUR DOWN POST OFFICE LANE every day from 9pm - 10pm. $5 house spirits, wines and selected tap beers.

1993 TOYOTA HILUX SURF 2.4 Diesel. Good condition. Includes towbar, roof bars and snow chains. For more info see Trademe auction 667116732. $5,000.

WEB ADMINISTRATOR – LOCATED IN WANAKA, BASENZ.COM – Requires a full time long term staff member to join its expanding team. Applicants should have a relative recognized Degree level qualification (BA), 2-3 years' experience within an IT environment, +4 years' retail/customer service experience, 3-4 years' snow industry experience along with an excellent understanding of snow related product technologies. The position requires working knowledge of computer systems/networks, image manipulation software, E-Commerce business software, POS Software/Hardware, along with a high competency in Microsoft based office systems. A recognized qualification from Microsoft is desirable (MCP) along with the ability to demonstrate effective problem solving, streamlining of processes and project completion. Applicants should submit CVs to shop@baseNZ.com, REF: BWW-WA. Applications close Sat 7th Dec 2013.

LUXAFLEX ROLLERSHADE SUNSCREENS, light grey colour, modern with continuous chain operation. All 2040mm drop and widths of 1788, 1768, 1728, 1726, 1678, 632 and 620mm, which can be made narrower. Great condition, $100 each or offers. Call 443 2422.

EXPERIENCED SOUS CHEF NEEDED at The Landing Restaurant, come up and see us with your resume. 

YAKUZA IRONHORSE FREERIDE MOUNTAIN BIKE, full suspension, discs front and rear. Excellent condition $1,350. 0276 303 626.

DO YOU WANT TO TURBO CHARGE your strength and conditioning training? Latitude 44 Fitness is hosting a guest appearance from one of Australia's leading Kettlebell instructors. Tamas Finta will be holding a beginner's Kettlebell clinic at 8:30-10:30am and an intermediate clinic at 11:30-5:00pm on Saturday 7 December. He will also be holding an advanced Kettlebell clinic from 9am-5pm on Sunday 8 December. Contact Simon on 0210 8441 022 or at simon@latitude44fitness.com for more information or to register.

MT ASPIRING COLLEGE UNIFORM– Girls size 10/12 $70.00. 2x Kilts (10 & 12), 1x Culottes (12), 3x white shirts, 2x school jumpers (10 & 12), 1x PE shorts (10). Ph: 443 4628 or 0210 377 259.

FIND SOMETHING DIFFERENT, fresh, healthy with heaps of taste at the Wanaka Farmers Market, every Thursday from 4pm Pembroke Park.

HELP ME HELP OTHERS! I want to send hiking gear to the porters of Tanzania, who climb to 4,500m in jeans and dress shoes! Got any lying around? Call Jen 0212 304 642. Will collect.

2 WEEK SEASON at Rubys Cinema & Bar - the National Theatre celebrates 50 years! Limited 2 week season only, do not miss out on this very special event.

FOR SALE: TWO BAR FRIDGES in excellent condition. Ideal for B and B providers. Cost $75 each or near offer. 443 4027.

EXPERIENCED CHEF REQUIRED FOR SUMMER. Full time position. Food safety certificate preferred. Bring CV in to Allan at The Cow Restaurant.

KITZ OF WANAKA - KITCHENWARE A PLENTY! Colourful, practical, quality kitchen bakeware, serveware, glassware, cookware, barware. Fantastic gift solutions. 35 Helwick.

NEED A JOB? We require an experienced, motivated Housekeeper to join a leading Wanaka accommodation business. Part time. Possible Receptionist work. Must be available 9am-5pm, 7 days a week. Must be planning to live in Wanaka for 6 months or more. Send your CV to: hotel2014@hotmail.com

A NIGHT UNDER THE SPOTLIGHT! Singing students of Jenn Shelton. Vocal Showcase Concert, Sunday 8th December, Monday 9th December. Tickets from "The Little Shop", 123 Ardmore Street. Only $15!

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

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! 

PARTY ICE NOW AVAILABLE from Wanaka Mitre 10. $4.50 a bag.

METALWORKS SCHEDULING NOW FOR JANUARY'S workshop jobs. Pop in to the workshop to commission your job/sculpture. 54 Ballantyne Rd, ph 443 1760. We design, manufacture, modify and repair all things metal.

LIVE MUSIC AT OPIUM THIS WEEK! Who loves Ghetto Blaster? We know you all do, so we have a treat this Thursday! Peti from Ghetto Blaster will be doing an acoustic loop pedal set from 9.30pm, with free entry and $5 drinks all night and all week! Also this week we have Robbie on Wednesday, see you at the bar!

2007 KIA CERATO HATCH. 2 litre motor, 5 speed manual. Radio/DVD player. Air conditioning, cruise control, tow bar, 89,000kms. New WOF. Registration February 2014. Will listen to any reasonable offer. Phone 0212 172 997.

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.

RENTAL PROPERTY WANTED IN WANAKA AREA: 4 Bedroom. We are moving to Wanaka in early January and looking for a rental house. We are a quiet, tidy, no nonsense family of 2 x Adults and 3 x kids. Always respect the property as if our own and happy to provide references. Please contact Anton 0212 360 401 or anton.fouchee@hotmail.com

RUBYS EVENT - CELEBRATING ITS 50TH ANNIVERSARY, the National Theatre of Great Britain presents a once-in-a-lifetime performance, broadcast to cinemas around the world and our Rubys. Featuring a cast of 100 including: Maggie Smith, Judi Dench, Simon Russell Beale, Michael Gambon, Derek Jacobi, Ralph Fiennes, Frances de la Tour. This is a two week event not to be missed!

SOPHIE & ALICE'S SLEEPOVER. Aspiring Ballet School's end of year performance. 8th December 6 pm at the Lake Wanaka Centre. Door sales.

DUTY MANAGER REQUIRED AT URBAN GRIND. Apply in person to 72 Ardmore Street.

HEALTH FACT: THE DISCOVERER OF PSA (Richard Ablin) for testing prostate cancer states that PSA testing cannot detect the possibility of prostate cancer. Holistic Healthcare for natural health solutions, weight loss and detoxification protocols. Phone 443 5991 www.holistic-healthcare.co.nz At Wanaka Wellness centre.

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.

COMMERCIAL LEASE IN WANAKA'S CBD. Expand, relocate or start your business. 43 sqm, shared toilet, car park with a great frontage. $13,970 +GST + outgoings p/a. Call Andy Hall 0212 426 115.

CLEANING POSITION AVAILABLE - we require an energetic and thorough cleaner for a part time position. You must be available on weekends and over Christmas/New Year period. This is a long term position for the right person so being local is preferable. Please call 021 343 612 for further information.

CHEAP COMMERCIAL LEASE, WANAKA. Only $13,970 +GST + outgoings p/a. Perfect time to move or expand your business into the heart of Wanaka - with a car park. Call Andy Hall 0212 426 115.

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

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.

LUGGATE PARK - 946M2 SECTION plus a fully consented 3 bedroom house with internal access double garage. All building consent documentation including house plans available to view. Rock retaining wall, pre-slab earthworks, fence along boundary and site mains power already completed. Just ring the builder! 120K. Phone 0212 810 254.

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

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

'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.

*MOBILE PHONE CHRISTMAS SPECIAL* Reduced to only $39 (from $129), an affordable Christmas gift! Vodafone555, easy to navigate, fully integrated with Facebook. Limited time special at Caltex Wanaka.

THE CAIRNS REGION IS HOME TO AUSTRALIA'S LARGEST MOTH - the Hercules moth is only found in Tropical North Queensland and measures a huge 25 cm in wingspan. The largest Hercules Moth ever found was 36cm across. The Messenger is available in Cairns on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

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.

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.

WANTED TO BUY: DOG KENNEL with run. Phone 03 418 1124 or 0274 364 452.

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

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

CHRISTMAS / NEW YEAR ACCOMODATION. Old Albert Town. Self-contained apartment - linen, new queen bed, bathroom, cooking facilities. Flat access. Quiet, private, 2min walk to the river tracks. Photos available. Phone 0273 586 127.

SOAK DAY SPA...AND BEAUTY THERAPY. Soak Christmas Gift Voucher, easy, fun, forever young! Beauty Treatments are the perfect gift. Phone 443 4340.

REMEMBER WHEN FOOD TASTED OF SOMETHING? Bring the memories to life at the Wanaka Farmers Market, every Thursday 4pm Pembroke Park.

SOAK DAY SPA...AND BEAUTY THERAPY TREATMENTS. Shape the brows have a manicure or a pedicure, add in a summer body tan and look crazy fabulous for your Christmas party! We are open Saturdays and late nights, Merry Christmas to you.

1999 SUBARU OUTBACK FOR SALE blue with 175,500km, good condition. $4800. Ph 021 688 748.

DOG CLIPPING Experienced dog groomer working in Wanaka from 4th December until finished. For an appointment phone Glenys 0272 849 238 or 03 230 4715.

FRIDAY THE 13TH DECEMBER IS THE WANAKA SPEIGHTS ALE HOUSE'S FIRST BIRTHDAY. Come in and help us celebrate a great first year. Free spit roast and prizes, 5pm onwards. 

MYEVENTPHOTO.CO.NZ. Organising a sports event? For professional sport event photography contact myeventphoto today. www.myeventphoto.co.nz