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8 January 2014



EXPERIENCED BARISTA AND BAR STAFF WANTED at the Cardrona Hotel. Fun, fast-paced environment, full time hours, immediate start. Phone Cade or James on 443 8153 or email your CV to info@cardronahotel.co.nz

FOR SALE: DESK WITH DRAWER and filing drawer, fridge, Holy Family school uniforms,1 small wooden filing cabinet. Phone/text 0274 622 340.

LIVE MUSIC AT CREEK CAFE this Friday night from 6pm on. Featuring "Monty the Looper" playing originals and covers. Happy hour 5.30 - 6.30pm. Main meals, platters, salads, hot and cold. Come on down!

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

DO YOU ENJOY BEING IN CONTROL? Would you like to develop your skills? Challenge Wanaka needs you to direct traffic, bikes and people to keep everyone safe and happy. Negotiation skills essential to keep the peace on the road. We need 650 volunteers to make the event on January 18th happen. We'll feed you and throw a great dinner party on Sunday 19th with lots of prizes. Register online www.challenge-wanaka.com, drop into Accommodation and Reservations Wanaka office to fill in a form or email Jo at volunteer@challenge-wanaka.com with any questions.

HALIFAX, CANADA WAS THE SITE OF THE Halifax Explosion in 1917, the world's largest man-made explosion prior to Hiroshima. About 2000 people were killed and 9000 injured when the SS Mont Blanc, a French cargo ship loaded with wartime explosives collided with an empty Norwegian ship. It caught fire and 25 minutes later exploded. A tsunami and pressure wave also occurred and caused considerable damage. The Messenger is available in Halifax on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

MASSAGE: LOMI LOMI (Therapeutic Hawaiian). Relaxing, nurturing, body length strokes, warmed coconut oil. Ph Maryann 03 443 6463 or 0211 101 160.

KIA SORENTO 2007 Tiptronic 2.2L diesel turbo, 230,000 kms, fully serviced, heated front seats, towbar, great runner, $16,500. Phone 0274 329 892.

WALLPAPER HANGER SPECIALIST. Over 40 years' experience. Local. Phone 443 5802 or 0210 2389 097.

1/2 PRICE EVERYTHING! Storewide clearance sale now on. Buy more, save more! Conditions apply. Hot Value. Spencer Mall.

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.

BEN THE PAINTER no job too big or too small - ph 0204 0133 350.

TENT - 2 PERSON, 2.7KG. Perfect for fishing, hiking and tramping. Top UK brand - Wild Country - terrific value at $145. Ph 021 511 117.

TORQUIL'S MOORING, AVAILABLE FOR RENT NOW! Secure, safe and well maintained. Situated in Eely Point. Easy access and good depth in all lake conditions. Daily, weekly, yearly. Please call Chris on 021 539 125.

MASSAGE - STRUCTURAL INTEGRATION - Chi Nei Tsang - Auric Magnetic healing available. Email info@alignedtolife.com or phone Christine Callanan on 0276 936 300 for appointments - www.christinecallanan.com

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

FIREWOOD FOR SALE - Dry pine $65 per cube delivered. Phone 0220 694 042.

HALIFAX IS THE CAPITAL AND LARGEST CITY of the Canadian province of Nova Scotia. Founded in 1749, it is a major port city on the Atlantic Ocean and boasts the second largest ice-free natural harbour in the world after Sydney, Australia. Halifax is closer to Europe than any other east coast port of call, in fact it is closer to Dublin, Ireland than it is to Victoria, British Columbia. The Messenger is available in Halifax on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

GO TOPLESS THIS SUMMER in a gorgeous BMW convertible! Electric roof, leather seats, 6 stacker CD unit, 117,000kms, 2001 in excellent condition, only $15,000, Call 0274 369 233.

13" MACBOOK AIR COMPUTER Core 2 Duo proc. 1.86 GHz, Office Mac 2011, mouse. All new. $1150. Ph Maryann 443 6463, 0211 101 160.

FOR SALE - NISSAN PRESEA 1990 automatic 174,000km, 1838cc, (upmarket Pulsar). Good condition, great runner. $1,200 ono. Phone 443 8358. 

FOR SALE - BENCH FRIDGE, as new. Phone 443 6016.

IT'S OUR 10TH EVENT! Round up 10 or more mates and get a 10% discount on your Rippon festival tickets this summer. Email enquiry@ripponfestival.co.nz

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

FULL TIME POSITION - wanted reliable experienced painter. Must be able to do work to a high standard. Phone 021 678 144.

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.

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.

ASPIRING MASSAGE WANAKA! Pre/post Challenge massage! Deep tissue - relaxation. Trevor Bailey. Full time massage since 1994. www.aspiringmassagewanaka.co.nz Phone 443 2993, 0274 222 455.

EAST MATUKITUKI DISCOVERY TREK 23-24-25 Jan. Head into the remote East Matukituki away from the crowds in Wanaka for a 3 day walk in spectacular surrounds. Spend two nights at our comfortable camp and explore beech forests and waterfalls, and enjoy the incredible views of Mt Aspiring. Includes everything. Light packs. Check out www.aspiringguides.com or visit us upstairs 99 Ardmore St, Wanaka. Ph 443 9422.

MASSAGE THERAPIST ONLY $40 PER HOUR. 16 years' experience. West Meadows Drive. Special price only until 19th January. Contact 0223 113 347.

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

EXPERIENCED AND DILLIGENT CLEANER required for three busy bars. Long term work. Must be reliable and able to work and clean to high standards. Call 021 343 612 for more details.

PRESCHOOL HAS SPACES AVAILABLE for 2014 in our Korimako Centre for children from the age of 18 months to 3.5 years old. Also limited spaces in our Kereru Centre for 3 and 4 year olds. Wanaka's oldest community based non-profit centre offering high quality early childhood education. Ring 443 7090 or come in for a visit 106 Tenby Street.

FIT IS NOT A DESTINATION, its a way of life. Come and experience free TribeFIT classes now at ProActive Health and Fitness! Free trial weeks starts 13th January so book your free TribeFIT classes now! Phone 443 6500 or www.proactivewanaka.com 

HOUSEKEEPING WORK AVAILABLE at motel in town. If interested please contact us on 03 443 7816. Thanks.

MONSTER GARAGE SALE - Household, builders gear, furniture. Too much to mention. 132 Ballantyne Rd from 7.30am Saturday 11 January.

PHYSIOTHERAPIST WANTED - a skilled and experienced physiotherapist to join the team at Wanaka Health. If you have a passion for improving others well-being and seek a challenging role with high profile contracts for Wanaka sports teams and key winter snow staff with a fun supportive team in an integrated practice with acupuncture, massage, chiropractor, kinesiology and nutrition specialties. (Applicants must be ACC registered). Please email your CV to Dr Stefan Billing at wanakahealth@vodafone.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

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

WAIT STAFF POSITION AVAILABLE at Edgewater, 7 days week operation, various shifts, experience in hospitality preferred, immediate start. Contact Edita on edita@edgewater.co.nz

AMAZING ARTS AND CRAFTS at the Sunday Craft Market, Pembroke Park from 10am. Books, jade, pottery, stone, copper and more.

FEEL LIKE THE HOLIDAY SEASON WASN'T really a holiday at all? Treat yourself to a proper holiday. Check out our New Year Sale. Flights, tours, cruises as well as accommodation packages all on sale. Wanaka Flight Centre 03 443 4101 or email wanaka@flightcentre.co.nz

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

FAMILY/FRIENDS VISITING FOR SUMMER HOLIDAYS? Blow their minds by taking them on an awesome quad bike riding adventure up into the mountains with 'The Cardrona'. All experience levels catered for. Call Sarah and Kel 443 1228 or go to www.thecardrona.co.nz

KT SIGHTSEEING & TAXIS for track transport, wine tours, airport transfers and transfers around Wanaka, Luggate and Hawea. Phone 03 443 9368 or 0800 272 700.

ASPIRING GLASS - OPEN THROUGH the holiday season. For all your glass and glazing requirements call Graham 021 500 344.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN - FRIDAY happy hour from 5.30pm until 6.30. Free bar snacks. Pokies! Courtesy coach phone 443 4545.

BOAT ACCESSORIES DISCOUNTED & INSTALLED! Look out for the Tallon Systems Launch on the Marina over the holidays and book a Free* install for your Tallon Socket Mounts, plus heaps of discounted accessories such as rod holders, dive tank holders, drinks holders, tablet and smartphone holders. These locally made, globally distributed products are available to you direct over the holidays. For more, phone 0800 TALLON (825 566) or visit tallonsystems.com! (*Minimum purchase applies.)

PONY POO - GOLD FOR YOUR GARDEN! 7/4 trailer load $30 delivered. Ph/txt Grace or Julia 443 4494, 0275 091 972.

MINI MANOEUVRES - TIP TRUCK - Crane - Digger - for all those jobs in tight spaces, house footings, trenching and landshaping. Phone Swamp 0272 789 122.

READY LAWN. READY LAWN. Ready lawn. The original same day lawn available now. Phone Aspiring Readylawn 443 1313 or 0272 808 987.

SALE AT CHRISTOFER ROBYN QUILTS. We're celebrating 15 years in business. Huge discounts on fabulous pure cotton fabrics. Ribbons, trims and books also reduced. 641 Ballantyne Road (airport end). Closed Sundays.

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

HAPPY HOLIDAYS - HIRE HARRY.

AUTUMN REVIVE RETREAT - For the love of vibrant food! 1st May – 6th May 2014. 'Revive' is a practical and uplifting retreat to help you find more balance in your life. You will gain increased awareness through breathing exercises, yoga and meditation. We will create food that is easy, nutritious and delicious to enhance your energy and wellbeing – the essential ingredient to fulfilling a vibrant life! www.nirvanaretreat.co.nz/retreats/ or ph 443 2252.

24 DAYS UNTIL RIPPON FESTIVAL - have you got your ticket yet? Electric Wire Hustle, Fat Freddy's Drop, HomeBrew, Ladi6, Arma Del Amor and more! Tickets available at Gusto, i-Site and Ticketek. Ripponfestival.co.nz

WHY DOES MESSENGER ADVERTISING WORK? Because your target market is searching for your ad - make it work for you. Online, by email or even over the counter. It is easy to place your advert - 11 Brownston St, Wanaka. Phone 443 7804 or www.mymessenger.co.nz. By email to messenger@printit.co.nz

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

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

HOUSE TO RENT. Great two bedroom, two bathroom house with garage in Luggate. Available mid-January. Phone 0211 036 952.

B-GORGEOUS 1 HOUR SPRAY TAN Special $35... Waiting 8hrs for your tan to develop doesn't suit everyone!! How does 1hr sound? Call or text Beauty Fountain. Ph 021 988 893 or 443 7154 www.beautyfountain.co.nz

MODERN 3 BEDROOM HOME, 2.6 acres land, double garage, 3 bay shed, Makarora South. Natives, vege gardens, orchard, paddocks. 40 mins from Wanaka. $450,000. Phone 443 9298. Trade me ref DMW964.

CLASSIC MOTORCYCLE RESTORATIONS for all motorcycle maintenance. Tyres, oil, batteries, chains and brakes. Top brands, top service. Pick up and delivery. Contact John Holgate 0274 322 917.

HOUSE SITTER AVAILABLE LONG TERM. Female Wanaka professional, no pets, non-smoker. Contact bel@beljones.com

SUZUKI GRAND VITARA, 2006 - Azure grey, 4WD diesel. New NZ, one owner. 45,145km. Service history. 5 sp + low ratio, manual. Tow bar, driving lights. Air con, CD, power mirrors etc. $24,500. Phone 03 443 6548 or 0274 766 641.

RIMU TABLE AND SIX DINING CHAIRS, solid wood. Tidy condition. $1200 ono. Call/text Anne 021 616 557. Wanaka collection.

TWO SLEEPOUTS FOR SALE. 10sqm lined, insulated, lofted electrics, on portable skids. $8,000 each, new. Phone 0221 041 994.

WHO'S OUTSPOKEN IN WANAKA this week? Sam Hunt for starters. See him at Oakridge on 12th January or book for a dinner show at Bistro Gentil on the 13th. Sam will also be performing at Carrick Winery on January 14th. Tickets at venues or online at www.outspokenfestival.co.nz. The word is your oyster!

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.

WANTED TO RENT 3+ bedroomed house Wanaka/Hawea area. Quiet, reliable family phone 0210 8259 156 or 443 1532.

WANT YOUR LIFE BACK? Get us to handle your books. Payroll, business and GST reports. Quant Bookkeeping, phone 0212 700 404.

RENTAL WANTED - from 17th Feb for approx 6 months, for local family building. Prefer Albert Town, 3 beds and garage. Thanks. 0210 433 502.

THE ZUCCHINI BROTHERS ARE THE BAND for your wedding/birthday/function if you want everyone on the dance floor. Phone Dave Gillies 021 341 193 or email davidjgillies1@gmail.com

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

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

KEYS CUT, COOL PET TAGS ENGRAVED while you wait. The Cobblers Inn, Mini-putt building beside New World. NZ made work boots.

SELLING YOUR REAL ESTATE PRIVATELY? Need professional photos of your property? Call nick@activexposure.com Phone 021 356 627.

SITUATION VACANT - Roofer or someone willing to learn. Must not be afraid of hard work. If you're great at origami this is the job for you! Good sense of humour essential. Great rate of pay for right worker or fantastic training for a good apprentice. Call or text 021 766 307.

LOCAL PROFESSIONAL COUPLE SEEKING HOUSE to rent in Wanaka or surrounding area for 2014. Unfurnished, 2 or more bedrooms, with garage for up to 12 months. Can be out by next Christmas holidays. Considerate and careful tenants aged 30+. Please call Arna or Layton Craig 0220 684 967 or email arna@feverpitch.co.nz

BULLOCK BAR BOTTLE STORE - great prices, plenty of parking and great selection. Open 7 days.

NO 1 NEW YEARS RESOLUTION 2014! Invest time, energy and money on your well-being. Drink plenty of fluids, get lots of sleep, eat a well-balanced diet and destress, detoxify and encourage optimal healing for your mind body and soul with regular massage. Receive a 40% discount when you commit to a monthly one hour massage for 2014! (Reg $85/hr is now $50.00/hr). Quarterly payments accepted. Don't miss out...this offer ends the end of January. Call Kim Henderson on 021 495 569. (This does not include bookings with Massage in Wanaka).

GIN AND RASPBERRY BOUTIQUE BAR - Open every day from 4pm with live music starting from 6pm. Cocktail hour 6-7pm every day.

WANAKA FARMERS MARKET Thursday 3-6pm and Sunday 10-2pm. Come and see wonderful central Otago fruits, vegetables, honey and more.

PANASONIC 32" WIDE LED TV for sale. $80. Ring 443 8990.

MASSAGE THERAPIST WANTED - a skilled and experienced massage therapist to join the team at Wanaka Health. If you have a passion for improving others well-being and seek a challenging role with a fun supportive team, please email your CV to Dr Stefan Billing at wanakahealth@vodafone.co.nz

ROOM TO RENT: $150 INCL. Wiley Rd. Furnished, private, quiet, vegie garden. Short or long term. Phone/text 0274 435 337.

CAFE ASSISTANT REQUIRED. The Hammer and Nail is now taking applications for a permanent Cafe assistant starting in the New Year. The successful applicant will need to have at least 2 years of cafe experience and Allpress trained baristas will be given preference. Please only email CVs to hammer@netspeed.net.nz

WINGS WEDNESDAY AT MINT BAR! 50c wings marinated and baked to perfection every Wednesday. Wash them down with $10 jugs.

LAWN MOWING - PHONE TIM for a quote. Casual or regular mowing. "Mow It" Lawn Care and Property Services 443 6083 or 0272 298 346.

LIVE MUSIC AT THE BULLOCK BAR - This Saturday night has the Hard Yards to rock your night away. See ya at the Bully!

STRONG IS THE NEW SKINNY! If you want to tone, strengthen and stabilize your body from the inside out then come and experience our TribeCORE classes absolutely free! Free trial week starts 13th January, secure your spot now! Phone 443 6500 or www.proactivewanaka.com

TOO GOOD TO GIVE AWAY: small Baltic pine table $250; Sony Bravia LCD 32" TV $450; polished chrome clothes rack on wheels $350; Rimu firewood box $75; wood-stacker $70; HP Inkjet printer $50; Breville toaster $45; magzine holder $35; 2 chrome towel rails $25ea; custom 4 door cabinet tall $350; Sunbeam electric blanket double/queen $80; wicker laundry basket $50; Dimplex 2.4kW convector heater thermostat, plug-in $150, Sony PS3 playstation $150. Please call 0220 261 198.

MAVERICK CRAFT BEER - Unorthodox, unconventional, nonconformist and available from 14th January at Kai Whakapai.

I'M WORKING TOWARDS SETTING UP A LOCAL ORGANIC market garden to bring a better supply of fruit, berries and vegetables to you and your family. I'm currently conducting market research to establish key insights into how Wanaka residents view and buy organic produce. I'm looking for various people who buy produce regularly (non organic included) who might consider participating in a quick interview to be used within my research. Those interested please email tomkotahi@gmail.com to arrange a time. This is very valuable to my family and I and will help us bring healthy, delicious, affordable food to the community.

CENTRAL LAKES PHYSIOTHERAPY & PILATES: let our awesome team of physiotherapists rehabilitate you back to injury free. Phone us on 443 1711 for an appointment today!

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

ALWAYS SOMETHING NEW AT THE SUNDAY CRAFT Market! Come check it out. Market Corner, Pembroke Park from 10am.

KEEP THE KIDS BUSY THESE HOLIDAYS! Book them into one of our free TribeKIDS classes at ProActive Health and Fitness! TribeKIDS is a fun fitness program designed specifically for kids aged between 7 and 16. Call now to secure their spot! Phone 443 6500 or www.proactivewanaka.com. Keeping our kids healthy, strong, fit and active!

MOTEL CLEANER REQUIRED to join our happy team at Clearbrook. Weekday/weekend work available. Would prefer local resident. Phone: 443 4413.

SUMMERDAZE FESTIVAL FUN. Join us for a host of awesome summer events in Wanaka and beyond. Live music, kids' events, markets, sport and much more. Start planning your holidays! Visit summerdaze.co.nz for an event calendar and full details.

HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM EVERYONE at Opium Bar. What a huge year it was, and way more fun to follow this year. Bring it on!

GOOD LOOKING, WELL MAINTAINED 4WD WANTED. Ideally diesel, manual Landcruiser/Surf/Hilux/Prado, Terrano or similar. Please text or call with details to 0211 598 675.

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.

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

HULAHOOPS? CHECK OUT THE new website: www.fantailhoops.kiwi.nz for hoop sales and course information.

MAGICAL MAKARORA! The Siberia Experience. The Young and Wilkin Valleys. The Blue Pools. The Bridal Track. The Nature Walk. Birds, bush, fishing, jet boating and scenic flights. 'A' frame chalets, shop, bar and café. All this just a 45minute drive up the road on SH6. Call at Makarora Tourist Centre. Ph 03 443 8372. www.makarora.co.nz

DO YOU HAVE MAGIC HANDS? Are you skilled in the art of massage? Would you be able to help soothe tired athlete muscles for a few hours on Sat 18th January? Please contact admin@wanakaphysiotherapy.co.nz or call 443 0734 if you can help.

WANAHOOP? 4 week beginners hula hoop workshop starting Wed 15th January in Wanaka, 6.40pm - 8.10pm. Learn a combination of hoop basics for fun, fitness, circus tricks or just to learn a new skill. Course cost is $75 plus purchase of a hoop if you don't have one. Limited numbers so get in quick! Contact Jo Day at: FantailHoops9382@gmail.com or 0210 8289 987.

TROLLEYS (2) - HAVE BEEN USED AS cleaning trolleys. Suitable for gardening, carrying wood etc. Contact Alpine Motel. Phone 443 7950.

FLAT FOR RENT - Spacious, sunny, 2 beddroom flat, located close to town, semi-furnished and new. If you are after a low maintenance apartment this is perfect. $310p/w. Phone 0274 578 021.

CHEF REQUIRED at Grand Mercure Oakridge resort. Please forward your CV to info@oakridge.co.nz or drop them into reception.   

SAIL AWAY WITH WANAKA KAYAKS SUP & SAIL CATAMARAN. Have you always wanted to sail on Lake Wanaka but never had the boat? Come and try out our Cresta Craft Catamaran - it's a wee beast! Call 0800 926 925 to book!

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, chronic unresolved conditions, the latest in biochemical medical testing. Our experienced practitioners work together as a clinical team to resolve your condition - Dr John Gibson DC sports chiropractor/biochemist/functional medprac., Lee Ball, Dip Massage - clinical muscular therapist, Jocelyn Mclean, Dip Ac, Acupuncturist. Get the very best at The Muscle Joint. Tel 443 6460, 59 Brownston St, Wanaka.

LIFE COACH, 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.

NEED A P.A.? RELIABLE, ORGANISED, female personal assistant available to help you manage your workload. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Broad experience in schedule and travel management, event coordination, developing marketing content, social media, customer service and stock management. Would welcome part time or temporary work. Email pacwfd@gmail.com for further information.

VERBAL & EMOTIONAL ABUSE can be a reflection of your partner's problem, not yours. For confidential help and support for women of all ages, phone Women's Support on 443 1448. 24/7 free service. Confidentiality guaranteed. www.womenssupport.org.nz

1996 ISUZU BIGHORN 3.1 TURBO DIESEL Automatic, 313,000kms. Well maintained. New WOF and registration expires Apr 14, $4000. Ph 0226 525 199.

THIS WEEKEND AT OPIUM we will be closed for a private function on Friday, then back to rock your socks off with DJ C:She and L.T. on Saturday night (DnB, Breaks, Glitch, Funk).

WARBIRDS OVER WANAKA ACCOMMODATION available in Albert Town. 3 bedroom 2 bathroom. $400 per night. 4 night minimum stay. Please phone 0212 778 669. 

CHEF DE-PARTIE REQUIRED AT URBAN GRIND. Experience essential. Apply to one of the kitchen team at 72 Ardmore St.

CROSS TRAINER FOR SALE. Excellent condition. Like new. $400. Phone 0211 036 952.

BOWEN THERAPY PRACTITIONERS AVAILABLE during summer holidays for gentle, fast, effective results. Cathy Rodgers 443 7907 www.lakesbowentherapy.com and Lyn Brown 443 7388. www.naturalhealthwanaka.co.nz

DID SANTA GIVE YOU THE WRONG BIKE? Check out the 2014 Rocky Mountains at Thunderbikes. 16 Helwick St. Phone 443 2558.

HUGE SALE: MARTINOVICH EXCEPTIONAL JEWELLERY are having a one time only storewide sale. 10 - 40% off everything. Be in quick. Sale for January only (as we are relocating to Christchurch). 40 Helwick St, 443 7037, www.martinovich.co.nz

CASUAL CLEANER WANTED for 5 mornings a week. Please call 443 2600 if interested.

FOR SALE: BIKE - GIANT ANTHEM, 29er x 1, 2012. Well used, but in good working order. Viewing recommended. Ring 0279 088 426. $1400 neg.

*PARTY ICE * PARTY ICE* Available now for parties and weddings. Discount for bulk. Wanaka free delivery. Phone 0212 277 551.

CARETAKER WANTED - free rent for a nice reliable long term person to look after our large house, long term tenants, and wwoofer. puchiuchi2@gmail.com

FANTASTIC GIFTS AND SCRUMPTIOUS artisan foods of the highest quality from Wanaka Farmers Market, every Thursday from 3pm Pembroke Park.

NOT MUCH IN LIFE IS FREE... Except TribeLIFE classes at ProActive Health and Fitness! TribeLIFE combines conditioning movements with functional strength exercises that will give you renewed energy to take on more of what life has to offer!  Starts 13th January so book now! Phone 443 6500 or www.proactivewanaka.com

WANAKA GOLF CLUB - Coming up: Left Handers Tournament 19th Jan, Opening Day (mixed) 25th Jan. For info contact WGC on 443 7888.

BURT.RITOS (BOUTIQUE MEXICAN CARAVAN) is now open for any Taco and Burrito needs. Handmade, seasonally approached takeaway with GF and Veggie options. Located at 51 Brownston St, along the creek. Open Wed - Sun, 5pm-9pm. Follow us on Instagram @burtritoswanaka.

SASANOKI WOULD APPRECIATE your booking in advance. Please ring 443 6474 for your table.

LAKE BAR - SUNDAY MUSIC from 4pm with Highway 89. Best value dining until 10pm each night. Steak, ribs, blue cod and lamb. Monteiths and Speights on tap. Ph 03 443 2920.

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.

PART TIME TEACHER WANTED: Looking for part time teacher for two children. Training in elementary education and knowledge of curriculum required. 10-15 hrs a week, salary negotiable. Please contact 03 443 8285.

METALWORKS WORKSHOP & GALLERY are open daily. 54 Ballantyne Rd, ph 443 1760. www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz 

SKI BISCUIT FOR TWO, FOR SALE - Fusion Double Up. Red, black and blue. All good. $100. Phone 443 7536.

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.

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.

FULL TIME POSITION - wanted reliable experienced painter. Must be able to do work to a high standard. Phone 021 678 144.

SUNDAY SESSIONS AT MOJITOS at Mint Bar from 4pm, free sausage sizzle with a jug, ghettoblaster live and DJ Emily from 7pm.

A.F.D. STONE MASONRY Quality stonework at competitive rates. Call 443 2153 or 0278 606 558.

WAIT STAFF POSITION AVAILABLE at Edgewater, 7 days week operation, various shifts, experience in hospitality preferred, immediate start. Contact Edita on edita@edgewater.co.nz

NEW YEAR, NEW WEBSITE? Get 50% off any website with Envy Web + Design when booked before January 31! www.envydesign.co.nz

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

MINI GOLF MADNESS AT PEMBROKE PUTT. 18 holes of family fun these school holidays. Brownston St. Behind New World.

KIA SORENTO 2007 Tiptronic 2.2L diesel turbo, 230,000 kms, fully serviced, heated front seats, towbar, great runner, $18,500. Phone 0274 329 892.

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.

LOVE TO DANCE – Last chance to enrol for Term 1 classes, Feb start. Classes in Jazz, Hip Hop, Ballet, Contemporary, Boys Jam, adult ballet, Sparkles (preschool) for 3+ years. Limited spaces in some junior classes. More info, timetable and for online enrolment visit www.dancewanaka.co.nz or call Anna 021 575 569.

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

METALWORKS WANAKA DESIGNS AND manufactures at 54 Ballantyne Rd for our clients and other NZ designers clients. Pop into our workshop or browse www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz and our FB page. We are precision engineers and metalworkers. Ph 443 1760. 

CHALLENGE WANAKA ATHLETES before and after race: relieve swelling, pain. Cleanse. Lymphatic drainage (MLD) with Maryann, ph 443 6463, 0211 101 160.

GARAGE SALE - A good mixture of everything but lots of quality kids clothes, toys and ski stuff. Bargains to be had! 25 Allenby Place (near Mt Iron walking track car park), 9am start. Phone 03 443 8820.

LOTS OF ARTISANS AT THE CRAFT MARKET this Sunday. Toys, pottery, prints, cards, silk, wood and more. Pembroke Park 10am.

NZ SECONDARY STUDENTS CHOIR IN CONCERT Lake Wanaka Centre, Friday Jan 24th, 7.30pm. Tickets from "Gifted" Helwick Street. Door sales available.

RABBIT PASS WITH ASPIRING GUIDES. One of our most challenging Wild Walks - a 4 day trip over Rabbit Pass. Enjoy some of the most spectacular terrain this region has to offer under the guidance of one of our experienced Wild Walks guides. Light packs. Join a group 7-10 Feb or 22-25 Feb, or get your own group together for dates to suit. Check out www.aspiringguides.com or visit us upstairs, 99 Ardmore St, Wanaka. Ph 443 9422. 

PROBUILD BUILDERS. Licensed residential and commercial builders. No project a problem. Phone Sean 0274 435 655.

ARCHITECTURAL DRAFTSMAN - Due to Calder Developments continued growth we are looking for an Intermediate Architectural draftsman to join our Wanaka based design team. You would be given the opportunity to work on a range of large and diverse projects within the commercial, industrial and rural sectors throughout the South Island. www.calderdevelopments.co.nz

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.

BUNKS FOR SALE. Sturdy tubular frame, in good order. Mattresses not included. Offers over $100 considered. Please call 0276 472 970.

HALIFAX, CANADA HAS A STRONG connection to the RMS Titanic. There is a permanent Titanic Museum at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic. Over 120 victims of the Titanic were buried in three Halifax cemeteries. One of the better-known Titanic markers is for The Unknown Child. No one claimed his body, so he was buried in Fairview Cemetery with funds provided by sailors of the CS Mackay-Bennett, the cable ship that recovered his body. The Messenger is available in Halifax on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

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   

GO TOPLESS THIS SUMMER in a gorgeous BMW convertible! Electric roof, leather seats, 6 stacker CD unit, 117,000kms, 2001 in excellent condition, only $15,000, Call 0274 369 233.

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.

WANAKA FARMERS MARKET Thursday 3-6pm and Sunday 10-2pm. Come and see wonderful central Otago fruits, vegetables, honey and more.

REIKI TWO WORKSHOP 24/26 JANUARY. An advanced workshop to enable you to enhance, harmonise and direct energy. Facilitated by local Reiki teacher Terry Drayton. Reiki One workshops by arrangement. All enquiries ph 443 9192. www.namastewanaka.co.nz

NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTION - Join Toastmasters and achieve self-confidence. Phone Craig 0274 323 594. First meeting 23/1/14.

REDEEM NEW WORLD FUELUP supermarket fuel dockets at Caltex Wanaka, open 6am-11pm daily. Caltex - for fast, friendly service.

PANASONIC 32" WIDE LED TV for sale. $80. Ring 443 8990.

HAPPY HOLIDAYS - HIRE HARRY.

DUTY MANAGER REQUIRED FOR evenings and weekends. Must have Managers Certificate and experience in cafes, bars and restaurants. Please phone 0210 440 878 for Stacy or Creek Cafe phone 443 6262.

DIGGERS 4.5, 7, 12 TON. Available for hire: New experienced operator. Contact Upper Clutha Transport 03 443 7833.

HAVE YOU TRIED A GIN AND RASPBERRY YET? It's about time you did! Get the girls together and come up to enjoy a night of cocktails and laughs! 

ALL YOU CAN EAT, SAUCY AS RIBS - $20. Every Thursday at Mint Bar from 6-9pm.

SITUATION VACANT. KT Sightseeing & Taxis are looking for a full time driver. Must have "P" class endorsement and good customer skills. Phone 03 443 9368 evenings.

KEEP THE KIDS BUSY THESE HOLIDAYS! Book them into one of our free TribeKIDS classes at ProActive Health and Fitness! TribeKIDS is a fun fitness program designed specifically for kids aged between 7 and 16. Call now to secure their spot! Phone 443 6500 or www.proactivewanaka.com. Keeping our kids healthy, strong, fit and active!

1/2 PRICE EVERYTHING! Storewide clearance sale now on. Buy more, save more! Conditions apply. Hot Value. Spencer Mall.

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

STUDIO APARTMENT CARDRONA, suitable two people. Situated on a resort. Free use small swimming pool and hot tub. Small kitchen with hob, dishwasher, microwave. Washing machine and dryer. Longer let preferred. Available beginning February. $180.00 per week. Wifi is available. For more details: David 021 819 011.

PORTRAITS, REAL ESTATE, EVENTS, action sports, products and landscapes. Professional photography at very realistic rates. nick@activexposure.com 021 356 627

ARE YOU SKILLED IN THE ART OF PEELING OFF wetsuits? Would you like to learn the skill? How is your sunscreen application process? Would you like an insight into the new speed techniques for this? Challenge Wanaka would love your help. We need 650 volunteers to make the event on January 18th happen. Register online www.challenge-wanaka.com, drop into Accommodation and Reservations Wanaka office to fill in a form or email Jo at volunteer@challenge-wanaka.com with any questions.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN'S GREAT family dining. Huge garden bar, kids menu, sand pit, café food and coffee to take away or have in, bottle store and take-aways shop. We have it all at the Alby. 

WANAKA KAYAKS SUP & SAIL: 2014 Stand Up Paddle Classes! SUP Yoga, SUP Fitness, Intro to SUP, SUP Senior 60+ and Sup Mission. Call 0800 926 925 or email now to book info@wanakakayaks.co.nz

IT'S OUR 10TH EVENT! Round up 10 or more mates and get a 10% discount on your Rippon festival tickets this summer. Email enquiry@ripponfestival.co.nz

1996 ISUZU BIGHORN 3.1 TURBO DIESEL Automatic, 313,000kms. Well maintained. New WOF and registration expires Apr 14, $4000. Ph 0226 525 199.

WASHING MACHINE FOR SALE: Simpson Encore 555, 5kg top loader, 1 yr old, as new condition, $300. Phone 0226 975 875.

21ST CENTURY TAROT. New Year's special. Abundant guidance to your joy and clear perception. $15 - $85. Information bookings, Alison 443 8673 or 0211 610 084.

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.

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

SUMMER SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM Places still available for week 2, 3 and 4, Wed 8th until Tue 28th of January 9am to 4pm. Bookings can be done online by visiting: www.communitynetworks.co.nz Lots of fun summer activities. Ages from 5 to 12. Don't get stuck at home, come and join us! Call us 03 443 7799 or visit us at Community Networks, 73 Brownston Street, Wanaka. Happy Wanaka Holidays!

FABRICS - FABRICS - FABRICS. New range in stock - $25 to $30 per metre, remnants, short-ends - make an offer!! Come see the girls at Quality Curtains, Unit 1, 12 Frederick St. Phone 443 8111. Free measure and quote. Professional friendly service by local girls.

ALBERT TOWN COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION AGM Sunday 19th January 11am at the Riverside Pools. Your link to QLDC. All welcome.

DETOX & REJUVENATE RETREATS - From 2 to 7 day retreats. These can include juice fasting, colon cleansing, detox yoga, healing and raw living food. Residential and non-residential options available. Limited spaces. For more info on dates check out - www.alignedtolife.com or call Christine Callanan on 0276 936 300.

LANDSCAPE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION. Concept plan through to completetion. Whether it's a simple water feature or sculpture installation, to the full lawn, irrigation, garden and plants deal, we provide it all. Excellent portfolio available for viewing. Simon 0274 400 504, 03 443 4143, design@elementswanaka.co.nz

EXPERIENCED BARISTA AND BAR STAFF WANTED at the Cardrona Hotel. Fun, fast-paced environment, full time hours, immediate start. Phone Cade or James on 443 8153 or email your CV to info@cardronahotel.co.nz

QUADBIKING, QUADBIKING, QUADBIKING: Grab your buddies and ride up into the mountains of the Cardrona Valley with Sar & Kel from The Cardrona. All experience levels catered for. Call 443 1228 or book online. Check out www.thecardrona.co.nz today.

BULLOCK BAR BOTTLE STORE - great prices, plenty of parking and great selection. Open 7 days.

STRONG IS THE NEW SKINNY! If you want to tone, strengthen and stabilize your body from the inside out then come and experience our TribeCORE classes absolutely free! Free trial week starts 13th January, secure your spot now! Phone 443 6500 or www.proactivewanaka.com

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.

SUPER KING BED, Sleepy Head - can easily convert to two singles. Ideal for second bedroom. Ph Ed 0274 451 091 or 03 443 6422.

DID SANTA GIVE YOU THE WRONG BIKE? Check out the 2014 Rocky Mountains at Thunderbikes. 16 Helwick St. Phone 443 2558.

MASSAGE IN WANAKA @ The Wanaka Wellness Centre. Highly skilled and qualified therapists. Beauty Therapy and Make up Artistry as well. Gift vouchers available. Pay on line. Open 7 days. www.massageinwanaka.co.nz . Ph 03 443 8448.

LOOKING TO MEET SOME NEW FRIENDS, learn some skills and help over 1600 athletes achieve their task of a 3.8km swim, a 180km road bike and a 42.2km marathon run? Your support makes this possible. Challenge Wanaka needs 650 volunteers to make the event on January 18th happen. We'll feed you and throw a great dinner party on Sunday 19th with lots of prizes. Register online www.challenge-wanaka.com, drop into Accommodation and Reservations Wanaka office to fill in a form or email Jo at volunteer@challenge-wanaka.com with any questions.

4 SAIL: HOBIE 12 CATAMARAN plus road trailer, parked Wanaka lakeside. Taught grandkids to sail on "Moggieoggie" $950. Dafydd Lewis. Phone 443 2676.

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

BUILDER REQUIRED FOR ESTABLISHED COMPANY. Keen, skilled and tooled up. We are busy, busy. Call Nigel 0272 892 175 for more info.

CROSS TRAINER FOR SALE. Excellent condition. Like new. $400. Phone 0211 036 952.

BABYSITTER AVAILABLE THROUGHOUT JANUARY. Qualified ECE teacher with 9 years' experience. Comes with hula hoop, coloured pencils and playdough! 0211 470 531.

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

TROLLEYS (2) - HAVE BEEN USED AS cleaning trolleys. Suitable for gardening, carrying wood etc. Contact Alpine Motel. Phone 443 7950.

*PARTY ICE * PARTY ICE* Available now for parties and weddings. Discount for bulk. Wanaka free delivery. Phone 0212 277 551.

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

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.

SITUATION VACANT - Roofer or someone willing to learn. Must not be afraid of hard work. If you're great at origami this is the job for you! Good sense of humour essential. Great rate of pay for right worker or fantastic training for a good apprentice. Call or text 021 766 307.

BEN THE PAINTER no job too big or too small - ph 0204 0133 350.

AMAZING ARTS AND CRAFTS at the Sunday Craft Market, Pembroke Park from 10am. Books, jade, pottery, stone, copper and more.

KNOCK OFF THOSE EXTRA CHRISTMAS KILOS and have fun doing it. Try TribePUNCH absolutely free at ProActive Health and Fitness! TribePUNCH is not only a fun way to challenge your fitness levels but you'll see measurable results...fast!  Starts January 13th so book your free TribePUNCH classes now! Phone 443 6500 or www.proactivewanaka.com

WANTED TO RENT: 1 B/RM OR Granny Flat in Wanaka. Long term for mature young, late 50ish lady. Maree 021 631 140.

FOR SALE: 2 SETS OF BUNKS with mattresses. $80 each ono. Twin single bed and mattress $50. Phone 0272 246 664.

BOAT FOR SALE. Searay 170 Bowrider 1992 135HP 3.0 litre Mercruiser inboard with Alpha 1 sternleg. Boat in very good condition, comes with life jackets and wakeboard. $15,500 ono. Ph Tony 0274 575 152.

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

HUGE SALE: MARTINOVICH EXCEPTIONAL JEWELLERY are having a one time only storewide sale. 10 - 40% off everything. Be in quick. Sale for January only (as we are relocating to Christchurch). 40 Helwick St, 443 7037, www.martinovich.co.nz

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

13" MACBOOK AIR COMPUTER Core 2 Duo proc. 1.86 GHz, Office Mac 2011, mouse. All new. $1150. Ph Maryann 443 6463, 0211 101 160.

DO YOU HAVE MAGIC HANDS? Are you skilled in the art of massage? Would you be able to help soothe tired athlete muscles for a few hours on Sat 18th January? Please contact admin@wanakaphysiotherapy.co.nz or call 443 0734 if you can help.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN - NEW SUMMER MENU. Tiger prawn and mango salad, slow roasted crispy pork belly served with veggie fried noodles, smoked chicken, pear and blue cheese salad, T bone steak, and heaps more. Gluten free and vegetarian options available. 

EAT WELL LOOK GREAT - NEW DENTURES - Repairs - Partial dentures. Gerald Byrne Clin. Dental Techn. Experienced and affordable. Ph 443 9433 or 0276 348 793.

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.

FLATMATE WANTED IN FULLY FURNISHED town house. 3min walk to centre, great relaxed flatmates, log burner, big garden, long term preferred and must be working. $120/week plus expenses. Please ring 0226 975 875 or 0221 737 787.

CHEF DE-PARTIE REQUIRED AT URBAN GRIND. Experience essential. Apply to one of the kitchen team at 72 Ardmore St.

PET MINDING WHILE YOU'RE AWAY: Animal loving mature lady available with reasonable rates to call and feed your pets. 021 631 140.

FRANCESCA'S PIZZAS AND BLACK PEAK GELATO give you Italian night! Wednesdays and Sundays from 5pm-8pm at Glendhu Bay Holiday Park. That's dinner and dessert sorted! No cooking or washing up. 

MASSAGE THERAPIST WANTED - a skilled and experienced massage therapist to join the team at Wanaka Health. If you have a passion for improving others well-being and seek a challenging role with a fun supportive team, please email your CV to Dr Stefan Billing at wanakahealth@vodafone.co.nz

TIME FLIES WHEN YOU ARE AT THE Wanaka Farmers Market, Sunday 10-2pm and Thursday 3-6pm on Pembroke Park. See you there?

GLENDHU BAY MOTOR CAMP is looking for an "all rounder" (cleaning/rubbish) until mid to end February. Hours of work are variable. Immediate start preferred. Please contact Chris on 03 443 7243.

GERMAN AU PAIR IS LOOKING FOR WORK. Mondays to Fridays 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Albert Town/ Central Wanaka Number 0210 2449 522.

IF IT DOESN'T CHALLENGE YOU, it doesn't change you! Come and try one of our free Tribe Team Training™ classes next week, there is something for everyone. TribeFIT, TribeCORE, TribePUNCH, TribeKIDS and TribeLIFEbegin on Monday 13th January. Contact ProActive Health and Fitness for your free class now! Phone 443 6500 or www.proactivewanaka.com

SURPLUS SURPLUS SHED CLEAR OUT, coffee tables, small fridge, lamps, side table, shoes as new size 40-41, various small things, and some art work. Call Fran 443 1856. 

GALLERY33. HAPPY NEW YEAR from the team at gallery33. Get ready for another year of fabulous exhibitions by our talented NZ Artists! Open 7 days.

BIRGIT IS BACK AT ALI BABAS for women's hairstyling from Wednesday 15th to Saturday 18th January. Phone 443 1722 for an appointment.

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

CHEF REQUIRED at Grand Mercure Oakridge resort. Please forward your CV to info@oakridge.co.nz or drop them into reception.   

TWO SLEEPOUTS FOR SALE. 10sqm lined, insulated, lofted electrics, on portable skids. $8,000 each, new. Phone 0221 041 994.

SUMMER SCHOOL. Specialist tuition in reading, writing and spelling. 5 x 75 minute individual sessions. Contact Kay Hart 0213 454 336. Private tuition also available throughout the year.

KIA SORENTO 2007 Tiptronic 2.2L diesel turbo, 230,000 kms, fully serviced, heated front seats, towbar, great runner, $16,500. Phone 0274 329 892.

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

TARRAS SCHOOL & LAND ROVER CLUB 4WD FUNDRAISER. 11th of January Lindis Pass to Dunstan Creek. $100 per Vehicle phone Tui 445 2631 or Nicky 445 2007.

CLASSIC MOTORCYCLE RESTORATIONS for all motorcycle maintenance. Tyres, oil, batteries, chains and brakes. Top brands, top service. Pick up and delivery. Contact John Holgate 0274 322 917.

LAKE HAWEA SECTION: PRIVATE SALE. 969 m2 flat, north facing site at 80 Nichol Street. 10 years established native landscaping, R.O.W access, private and sheltered. $129,000. View on Trademe #607529461. Phone 443 6711 or 0274 665 101.

WANAKA'S ONLY LAUNDROMAT is open 6am-11pm daily at Caltex. Oversized washers and 9 dryers, complimentary laundry detergent provided.

CASUAL CLEANER WANTED for 5 mornings a week. Please call 443 2600 if interested.

WHAT'S BIG, YELLOW, LOUD, and swallows branches whole? Our dirty great big chipper! Fast clean-up and recycled tree mulch. www.treetamers.co.nz Phone 03 443 6454.

LIVE MUSIC RETURNS TO OPIUM. Week nights this week, with Robbie on Wednesday, and Robert Glen on Thursday. Open from 9pm late.

BABY AND CHILDREN CLOTHING, swimwear, toys, puzzles, games - Big Tums Little Bums. 69 Ardmore St, 443 2340.

TRAMPOLINE FOR SALE. 3m (10feet) x 2.2m (7feet) x .9m (3feet) high. Now surplus as Santa delivered a new one! Make an offer! Phone 0299 712 686.

SUMMERDAZE FESTIVAL FUN. Join us for a host of awesome summer events in Wanaka and beyond. Live music, kids' events, markets, sport and much more. Start planning your holidays! Visit summerdaze.co.nz for an event calendar and full details.

BOAT ACCESSORIES DISCOUNTED & INSTALLED! Look out for the Tallon Systems Launch on the Marina over the holidays and book a Free* install for your Tallon Socket Mounts, plus heaps of discounted accessories such as rod holders, dive tank holders, drinks holders, tablet and smartphone holders. These locally made, globally distributed products are available to you direct over the holidays. For more, phone 0800 TALLON (825 566) or visit tallonsystems.com! (*Minimum purchase applies.)

FROM HEDDITCH STREET TO HALIFAX, CANADA. The Messenger is available in Halifax on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

WANAKA GOLF CLUB - Coming up: Left Handers Tournament 19th Jan, Opening Day (mixed) 25th Jan. For info contact WGC on 443 7888.

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

GREEN TOAD SUMMER HIRE GIFTS STORE - $25 full day bike hire. $40 full day electric bike hire. 6 Pembroke Mall, behind Boa Boa Takeaways. Phone 03 443 4315.

LIVE MUSIC FROM 6PM EVERY NIGHT at Gin and Raspberry. Come up and support some of our lovely local talent! 

SASANOKI'S TIP JAR BRUNO on the till counter has sadly passed away with long seizure. Thank you for feeding him with coins in the past. Hisashi is hoping to get another one from Japan. Real Bruno aka Hisashi is fine at Sasanoki. Please don't get confused between this Bruno and that Bruno.

AMORAK DOUBLE CAB Tuff Deck for sale. Ring 443 9440.

IS IT A WATCH? IS IT A SWATCH? No, it's a snappy band! EMF protection funky wrist bands now at The Muscle Joint. France has banned WiFi in schools with fresh evidence on wider spread negative health effects on especially kids resulting from EMF radiation (electro-magnetic-frequency). Get your protection now with these and other devices for cell phone and office. The Muscle Joint, 59 Brownston St. Tel 443 6460.

CRAFT MARKET THIS SUNDAY, Market Corner, Pembroke Park from 10am. Handmade New Zealand arts and crafts direct from the artists.

WANTED TO RENT 3+ bedroomed house Wanaka/Hawea area. Quiet, reliable family phone 0210 8259 156 or 443 1532.

LIVE MUSIC AT CREEK CAFE this Friday night from 6pm on. Featuring "Monty the Looper" playing originals and covers. Happy hour 5.30 - 6.30pm. Main meals, platters, salads, hot and cold. Come on down!

BORDER TERRIER PUPS FOR SALE. Purebred (no papers) 7 weeks old. 2 bitches, 1 dog available, $1000. James 0210 2638 870.

CENTRAL LAKES PHYSIOTHERAPY & PILATES: let our awesome team of physiotherapists rehabilitate you back to injury free. Phone us on 443 1711 for an appointment today!

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

PHYSIOTHERAPIST WANTED - a skilled and experienced physiotherapist to join the team at Wanaka Health. If you have a passion for improving others well-being and seek a challenging role with high profile contracts for Wanaka sports teams and key winter snow staff with a fun supportive team in an integrated practice with acupuncture, massage, chiropractor, kinesiology and nutrition specialties. (Applicants must be ACC registered). Please email your CV to Dr Stefan Billing at wanakahealth@vodafone.co.nz

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

MODERN 5 BEDROOM 3 BATHROOM spacious family house, handy to the schools and available for long term rent from late January. Unfurnished but new heat pump and dishwasher. Great indoor outdoor flow to a big section means it's ideally suited to a large family. Rent $550 p/w. Phone Richard on 0212 737 797.

GARAGE SALE: SUNDAY 12TH JANUARY 9am - 12pm. 92 Laclan Ave, Hawea Flat. Kids clothes, toys and car seat, Mocha bike plus more. Phone 0211 435 220.

GARAGE/SHED/ROOM WANTED TO RENT for approx 8 months to store furniture. Must be secure and accessible. Would prefer Albert Town. Ph 0292 008 221.

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

FOR SALE: RIMU DINING TABLE, expanding, plus 8 matching chairs $85 ono. Phone 0272 246 664.

LASER YACHT FOR SALE. Phone 0274 350 392.

ENROL FOR DANCE – Last chance to enrol for Term 1 classes, Feb start. Classes in Jazz, Hip Hop, Ballet, Contemporary, Boys Jam, adult ballet, Sparkles (preschool) for 3+ years. Limited spaces in some junior classes. More info, timetable and for online enrolment, visit www.dancewanaka.co.nz or call Anna 021 575 569.

HAPPY HOLIDAYS - HIRE HARRY.

DO YOU ENJOY THE THRILL OF THE throttle? Fancy driving media people around on your motorbike on January 18th? We will give you a contribution towards petrol costs, lunch and a great dinner party on Sunday 19. Register online www.challenge-wanaka.com, drop into Accommodation and Reservations Wanaka office to fill in a form or email Jo at volunteer@challenge-wanaka.com with any questions.

GARAGE SALE - FRIDAY 10TH JANUARY. Look for sign at lake end of Meadowstone Drive, between 4 - 8pm. Large range for all budgets. Priced from 50 cents. Combination of items from three households, including kitchen appliances, linen, toys, clothes, books, bikes, camping gear, wetsuits and water sports items. Everything must go!

IF IT DOESN'T CHALLENGE YOU, it doesn't change you! Come and try one of our free Tribe Team Training™ classes next week, there is something for everyone. TribeFIT, TribeCORE, TribePUNCH, TribeKIDS and TribeLIFEbegin on Monday 13th January. Contact ProActive Health and Fitness for your free class now! Phone 443 6500 or www.proactivewanaka.com

WAIT STAFF POSITION AVAILABLE at Edgewater, 7 days week operation, various shifts, experience in hospitality preferred, immediate start. Contact Edita on edita@edgewater.co.nz

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

HOUSE TO RENT. Great two bedroom, two bathroom house with garage in Luggate. Available mid-January. Phone 0211 036 952.

FREE ACCOMMODATION (ALL BILLS INCLUDED) in a two bedroom house in exchange for motel reception cover. The cover is about being on site to help with any guest questions, check-ins, phone calls, emails etc each evening. Laundry and general motel duties on the weekends. Based on 2 people to share the hours. The shared hours are 4pm onwards each evening, all day Saturday and Sunday, leaving you free to work elsewhere each week day and one weekend day each and 3 or 4 evenings each. Trustworthy, mature, applicants only please, social skills essential. Preferred English first language. Phone 0274 993 007.

DUTY MANAGER REQUIRED FOR evenings and weekends. Must have Managers Certificate and experience in cafes, bars and restaurants. Please phone 0210 440 878 for Stacy or Creek Cafe phone 443 6262.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN - KARAOKE night is on the 10th Jan. Desperado entertainment. 

PANASONIC 32" WIDE LED TV for sale. $80. Ring 443 8990.

THIS WEEKEND AT OPIUM we will be closed for a private function on Friday, then back to rock your socks off with DJ C:She and L.T. on Saturday night (DnB, Breaks, Glitch, Funk).

FABRICS - FABRICS - FABRICS. New range in stock - $25 to $30 per metre, remnants, short-ends - make an offer!! Come see the girls at Quality Curtains, Unit 1, 12 Frederick St. Phone 443 8111. Free measure and quote. Professional friendly service by local girls.

CRAFT MARKET THIS SUNDAY, Market Corner, Pembroke Park from 10am. Handmade New Zealand arts and crafts direct from the artists.

LANDSCAPE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION. Concept plan through to completetion. Whether it's a simple water feature or sculpture installation, to the full lawn, irrigation, garden and plants deal, we provide it all. Excellent portfolio available for viewing. Simon 0274 400 504, 03 443 4143, design@elementswanaka.co.nz

FIT IS NOT A DESTINATION, its a way of life. Come and experience free TribeFIT classes now at ProActive Health and Fitness! Free trial weeks starts 13th January so book your free TribeFIT classes now! Phone 443 6500 or www.proactivewanaka.com 

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

SASANOKI'S JAPANESE OF THE WEEK: "hen" meaning "strange". Hisashi's talking about the weather. Where is our hot dry Wanaka summer?

STAND UP PADDLEBOARD - Brand new never used, 10'2" NSP, carbon paddle. $1550. Steve 0274 128 082.

NOT MUCH IN LIFE IS FREE... Except TribeLIFE classes at ProActive Health and Fitness! TribeLIFE combines conditioning movements with functional strength exercises that will give you renewed energy to take on more of what life has to offer!  Starts 13th January so book now! Phone 443 6500 or www.proactivewanaka.com

ASPIRING ART PRIZES: Gala Night January 10th. Top South Island artists with $11,000 in prizes. Enjoy drinks, canapes and the artists. $25 ticket. Call Yeverley 443 1456 or Jim and Libbys, Wanaka.

B-GORGEOUS 1 HOUR SPRAY TAN Special $35... Waiting 8hrs for your tan to develop doesn't suit everyone!! How does 1hr sound? Call or text Beauty Fountain. Ph 021 988 893 or 443 7154 www.beautyfountain.co.nz

HOUSEKEEPER REQUIRED. The Moorings 17 Lakeside Rd, call in or phone 443 8479.

CHICKENS FOR SALE. One and a half year old Brown Shavers, $10.00 each. Phone 0273 236 974 or 03 445 2644.

CAFE ASSISTANT REQUIRED. The Hammer and Nail is now taking applications for a permanent Cafe assistant starting in the New Year. The successful applicant will need to have at least 2 years of cafe experience and Allpress trained baristas will be given preference. Please only email CVs to hammer@netspeed.net.nz

SUPER KING BED, Sleepy Head - can easily convert to two singles. Ideal for second bedroom. Ph Ed 0274 451 091 or 03 443 6422.

LIVE MUSIC AT CREEK CAFE this Friday night from 6pm on. Featuring "Monty the Looper" playing originals and covers. Happy hour 5.30 - 6.30pm. Main meals, platters, salads, hot and cold. Come on down!

FURNISHED ROOM AVAILABLE in Albert Town. $120 single $200 couple. Active early to bed early to rise types suited. Please call or text 0212 778 669. 

GARAGE SALE: 11 JANUARY 2014. Household items, toys, clothes, books, crockery, furniture, coffee machines, kids stuff etc. 7 Heron Green. Albertown. From 9am.

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

HAVE YOU CHECKED OUT OUR WEBSITE? www.wellmanelectrical.co.nz

PEPPA PIG SWIM ACCESSORIES, swimwear, clothing, toys, puzzles, games, soft toys. Big Tums Little Bums, 68 Ardmore St. Phone 443 2340.

LOCAL MOTHER AND DAUGHTER REQUIRE a two bedroom plus home, on a long term basis. Furnished preferred. Could share with another woman. Good references. Please phone Kel 0223 119 113.

CLEANER AVAILABLE. Need help around the home? Just call 443 6016.

MOBILE PHONES ONLY $39.95 at Caltex: Nokia, Samsung, Alcatel, Huawei, Skinny. USB Car chargers, data cables. Caltex Wanaka.

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

HALIFAX, CANADA HAS SIX degree granting universities in the city. The Dalhousie Gazette, established in 1868, is the longest running college newspaper in Canada. There are 81 post-secondary students per 1000 people, three times the national average, and 59% of the population is under 45. There are more pubs per capita in Halifax than any other city in Canada. The Messenger is available in Halifax on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

MAKARORA! 'A' FRAME CHALETS, shop, bar, café, birds, bush, fishing and walks galore. Flights, jet-boat trips, Siberia Experience and plenty more all from Makarora Tourist Centre just 45 minutes up the road on SH6. Ph 03 443 8372. www.makarora.co.nz 

MULTI SPORT KAYAK FOR SALE. Esprit Brainwave carbon paddle. Phone 0210 331 038.

DUETTE BLINDS DARK BLUE X 2, one 1140mm wide x 940mm deep - $100 ono. Second one 675 mm wide x 940 mm deep - $75 ono. Cedar blind 1930 mm wide x 990mm deep - $150 ono. Mirror, rimu, framed 900mm x 750mm $30. Scope towel rail, older style, cream - 650mm x 700mm - $35. Ring 0210 502 535.

DID YOU KNOW WANAKA KAYAKS SUP & Sail are now operating in Glendhu Bay and Hawea! Come and try it out, we have double and single sea kayaks, sit on tops and paddleboards for hire! 0800 926 925 or info@wanakakayaks.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. Wanaka Flight Centre 03 443 4101 or email wanaka@flightcentre.co.nz

BEN THE PAINTER no job too big or too small - ph 0204 0133 350.

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.

TIME FLIES WHEN YOU ARE AT THE Wanaka Farmers Market, Sunday 10-2pm and Thursday 3-6pm on Pembroke Park. See you there?

ST NINIAN'S CHURCH INVITES YOU to monthly family services, 10am, first Sunday each month. St Ninian's Way, Hawea Flat.

BOAT FOR SALE: SEAFORCE 5 METRE fibreglass, Honda 4 stroke 45hp motor with aux motor. Monarch Trailer. Phone 0276 787 566. $10,500.

FOR SALE: DESK WITH DRAWER and filing drawer, fridge, Holy Family school uniforms,1 small wooden filing cabinet. Phone/text 0274 622 340.

TREE TAMERS ARE THE ANSWER! The question is, are your trees trim, tidy and tremendous? Wanaka's professional local arborists. Phone 0210 488 698 or 443 6454. www.treetamers.co.nz

CAR FOR SALE. $4200 ono. Subaru Outback. Current WOF and Rego. Tow bar. Great condition. Contact 021 688 748.

24 DAYS UNTIL RIPPON FESTIVAL - have you got your ticket yet? Electric Wire Hustle, Fat Freddy's Drop, HomeBrew, Ladi6, Arma Del Amor and more! Tickets available at Gusto, i-Site and Ticketek. Ripponfestival.co.nz

ACTION SPORTS ATHLETES WANTED for local photographer's portfolio! Professional photography free. nick@activeexposure.com Phone 021 356 627.

MASSAGE THERAPIST WANTED - a skilled and experienced massage therapist to join the team at Wanaka Health. If you have a passion for improving others well-being and seek a challenging role with a fun supportive team, please email your CV to Dr Stefan Billing at wanakahealth@vodafone.co.nz

HOUSE SITTER REQUIRED: mature/couple for Jan/Feb in return for up keep of gardens and house in Lake Hawea. Julie 0210 2383 392.

WANTED TO RENT: 3 bedroom house with double garage, long term in Wanaka District. Please call Lyn 0212 669 900.

HORSE GRAZING / AGISTMENT, short or long term - secure and safe individual paddocks, use of facilities and riding area including all weather arena. On site owner close to Wanaka, happy to discuss individual requirements. juliat@ihug.co.nz 0275 091 972.

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.

OFFICIAL CHALLENGE WANAKA bike and helmet checks now happening at Racers Edge powered by R&R Sport. For all your Challenge Wanaka bike servicing and repairs, or general Triathlon questions come see the great team at Racers Edge. Racers Edge powered by R & R Sport, 99 Ardmore St, Wanaka. Phone 03 443 7882.

LIVE MUSIC AT THE BULLOCK BAR - This Saturday night has the Hard Yards to rock your night away. See ya at the Bully!

HUGE SALE: MARTINOVICH EXCEPTIONAL JEWELLERY are having a one time only storewide sale. 10 - 40% off everything. Be in quick. Sale for January only (as we are relocating to Christchurch). 40 Helwick St, 443 7037, www.martinovich.co.nz

A.F.D. STONE MASONRY Quality stonework at competitive rates. Call 443 2153 or 0278 606 558.

GALLERY33. FANTASTIC NEW ceramics by Zekiah Heath & Amanda Shanley at gallery33.www.gallery33.co.nz

LIVE MUSIC RETURNS TO OPIUM. Week nights this week, with Robbie on Wednesday, and Robert Glen on Thursday. Open from 9pm late.

1/2 PRICE EVERYTHING! Storewide clearance sale now on. Buy more, save more! Conditions apply. Hot Value. Spencer Mall.

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

TOO GOOD TO GIVE AWAY: small Baltic pine table $250; Sony Bravia LCD 32" TV $450; polished chrome clothes rack on wheels $350; Rimu firewood box $75; wood-stacker $70; HP Inkjet printer $50; Breville toaster $45; magzine holder $35; 2 chrome towel rails $25ea; custom 4 door cabinet tall $350; Sunbeam electric blanket double/queen $80; wicker laundry basket $50; Dimplex 2.4kW convector heater thermostat, plug-in $150, Sony PS3 playstation $150. Please call 0220 261 198.

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

CHEF REQUIRED at Grand Mercure Oakridge resort. Please forward your CV to info@oakridge.co.nz or drop them into reception.   

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 

DRIVING LESSONS AVAILABLE with Aspiring Drivers. Call Nicky on 0210 607 310. 

HOUSEKEEPING WORK AVAILABLE at motel in town. If interested please contact us on 03 443 7816. Thanks.

MASSAGE THERAPY $40 PER HOUR. Remedial Therapist, 16 years experience. Special only for January 2014. Text 0223 113 347.

FLAT FOR RENT - Spacious, sunny, 2 beddroom flat, located close to town, semi-furnished and new. If you are after a low maintenance apartment this is perfect. $310p/w. Phone 0274 578 021.

FANTASTIC GIFTS AND SCRUMPTIOUS artisan foods of the highest quality from Wanaka Farmers Market, every Thursday from 3pm Pembroke Park.

THE ZUCCHINI BROTHERS ARE THE BAND for your wedding/birthday/function if you want everyone on the dance floor. Phone Dave Gillies 021 341 193 or email davidjgillies1@gmail.com

PRESCHOOL HAS SPACES AVAILABLE for 2014 in our Korimako Centre for children from the age of 18 months to 3.5 years old. Also limited spaces in our Kereru Centre for 3 and 4 year olds. Wanaka's oldest community based non-profit centre offering high quality early childhood education. Ring 443 7090 or come in for a visit 106 Tenby Street.

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.

BOAT ACCESSORIES DISCOUNTED & INSTALLED! Look out for the Tallon Systems Launch on the Marina over the holidays and book a Free* install for your Tallon Socket Mounts, plus heaps of discounted accessories such as rod holders, dive tank holders, drinks holders, tablet and smartphone holders. These locally made, globally distributed products are available to you direct over the holidays. For more, phone 0800 TALLON (825 566) or visit tallonsystems.com! (*Minimum purchase applies.)

CASUAL CLEANER WANTED for 5 mornings a week. Please call 443 2600 if interested.

SITUATION VACANT - Roofer or someone willing to learn. Must not be afraid of hard work. If you're great at origami this is the job for you! Good sense of humour essential. Great rate of pay for right worker or fantastic training for a good apprentice. Call or text 021 766 307.

DIGGERS 4.5, 7, 12 TON. Available for hire: New experienced operator. Contact Upper Clutha Transport 03 443 7833.

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. 

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.

FRANCESCA'S PIZZAS AND BLACK PEAK GELATO give you Italian night! Wednesdays and Sundays from 5pm-8pm at Glendhu Bay Holiday Park. That's dinner and dessert sorted! No cooking or washing up. 

HENS DOS & HONEYMOONERS! We have the best way to celebrate pre and post wedding at 'The Cardrona'. Ride our horses up into the beautiful mountains of the Cardrona Valley and stop mid-ride at the historic Cardrona Hotel for a drink on us, call Kel and Sarah on 443 1228 or go to www.cardronahorses.co.nz

GO TOPLESS THIS SUMMER in a gorgeous BMW convertible! Only $18,500. Electric roof, leather seats, 6 stacker CD unit, 117,000kms, 12 yrs young, excellent condition, phone 0274 369 233.

BIRGIT IS BACK AT ALI BABAS for women's hairstyling from Wednesday 15th to Saturday 18th January. Phone 443 1722 for an appointment.

MARINE & VEHICLE BATTERIES, lubricants and accessories available daily at Caltex Wanaka. Open 6am-11pm daily, Caltex Wanaka.

CLASSIC MOTORCYCLE RESTORATIONS for all motorcycle maintenance. Tyres, oil, batteries, chains and brakes. Top brands, top service. Pick up and delivery. Contact John Holgate 0274 322 917.

METAL SCULPTURE of Ernie Maluschnig & Adam David at Metalworks Wanaka, 54 Ballantyne Rd. Some sculpture in courtyard. Catalogue of body of works completed in gallery. www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz Open daily. Ph 443 1760. 

ZUMBA FITNESS® CLASSES IN TOWN! 2014 classes starting Wednesday 8th January at 7pm! It's dance, it's fitness and it's fun! No experience required and all ages welcome! Bring a friend and get your wiggle on! Mondays 6:30-7:30pm and Wednesdays 7-8pm now at the Wanaka Primary School Hall on Ironside Drive. $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!

MAVERICK CRAFT BEER - Unorthodox, unconventional, nonconformist and available from 14th January at Kai Whakapai.

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

HORSES! HORSES! HORSES! Grab your buddies and ride up into the mountains of the Cardrona Valley with Kel & Sarah from The Cardrona. Stop for a beer at the pub on us and take in the amazing scenery. All experience levels catered for. Call 443 1228 or book online www.cardronahorses.co.nz

SOLARCYCLES-ECO ELECTRIC BIKE HIRE - We are keen to plan the best option to make the best day possible. We deliver to your door or ride destinations. Bikes come with fishing kit. Phone 03 443 1980. www.solarcycles.co.nz

ACHING TIRED MUSCLES & JOINTS, sports injuries, tension? Get the most effective, professional rub in town at The Muscle Joint. Rejuvenation gift vouchers are a great way to treat friends and family who really deserve a break. Our top notch clinical massage practitioners are trained to take care of their needs with tailor-made treatments. From relaxation treatments to sports rubs, acute injury to chronic conditions. Book today. Tel 443 6460, The Muscle Joint, 59 Brownston St, Wanaka.

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.

GARAGE SALE: SUNDAY 12TH JANUARY 9am - 12pm. 92 Laclan Ave, Hawea Flat. Kids clothes, toys and car seat, Mocha bike plus more. Phone 0211 435 220.

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 prezzie to yourself! Email j9joseph@gmail.com Ph 021 476 629 www.janinejoseph.co.nz

DUBLIN BAY POTTERY - High quality hand thrown pottery. Come and watch it being made. Follow sign on highway to Hawea. Hours 10am - 5pm. Phone 443 1158.

WHY DOES MESSENGER ADVERTISING WORK? Because your target market is searching for your ad - make it work for you. Online, by email or even over the counter. It is easy to place your advert - 11 Brownston St, Wanaka. Phone 443 7804 or www.mymessenger.co.nz. By email to messenger@printit.co.nz

EXPERIENCED BARISTA AND BAR STAFF WANTED at the Cardrona Hotel. Fun, fast-paced environment, full time hours, immediate start. Phone Cade or James on 443 8153 or email your CV to info@cardronahotel.co.nz

HULAHOOPING POP-UP PROGRESSION sessions only $10/class by Fantail Hoops. Session 1 - Recap of basics and gentle reintroduction to hooping, Monday 13th 6-7pm. Contact Jo for more info 0210 8289 987, fantailhoops9382@gmail.com

FANCY HELPING TO FEED and hydrate over 1600 athletes from around the world? Available for a few hours on Jan 18th or the week before? Challenge Wanaka would love your help to make it possible. Register online www.challenge-wanaka.com, drop into Accommodation and Reservations Wanaka office to fill in a form or email Jo at volunteer@challenge-wanaka.com with any questions.

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 quotes call 0210 488 698. www.treetamers.co.nz

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

PHYSIOTHERAPIST WANTED - a skilled and experienced physiotherapist to join the team at Wanaka Health. If you have a passion for improving others well-being and seek a challenging role with high profile contracts for Wanaka sports teams and key winter snow staff with a fun supportive team in an integrated practice with acupuncture, massage, chiropractor, kinesiology and nutrition specialties. (Applicants must be ACC registered). Please email your CV to Dr Stefan Billing at wanakahealth@vodafone.co.nz

WANAKA LAKEVIEW HOLIDAY PARK, (212 Brownston St) is looking for a cleaner until approximately Easter. Hours of work are from 9am till about 3pm, 5 days per week. Immediate start preferred. Please conact Aggi on 03 443 7883.

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.

ALWAYS SOMETHING NEW AT THE SUNDAY CRAFT Market! Come check it out. Market Corner, Pembroke Park from 10am.

MINI GOLF MADNESS AT PEMBROKE PUTT. 18 holes of family fun these school holidays. Brownston St. Behind New World.

FOR SALE: DOUBLE BED -$50. Single Bed - $25. Ph 021 511 117.

KIA SORENTO 2007 Tiptronic 2.2L diesel turbo, 230,000 kms, fully serviced, heated front seats, towbar, great runner, $16,500. Phone 0274 329 892.

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

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

KNOCK OFF THOSE EXTRA CHRISTMAS KILOS and have fun doing it. Try TribePUNCH absolutely free at ProActive Health and Fitness! TribePUNCH is not only a fun way to challenge your fitness levels but you'll see measurable results...fast!  Starts January 13th so book your free TribePUNCH classes now! Phone 443 6500 or www.proactivewanaka.com

GO TOPLESS THIS SUMMER in a gorgeous BMW convertible! Electric roof, leather seats, 6 stacker CD unit, 117,000kms, 2001 in excellent condition, only $15,000, Call 0274 369 233.

ALPINISM AND SKI MOUNTAINEERING with Gary Dickson. Local, internationally qualified guide. Yes, the one from the High Country Rescue TV series. Also guided trekking excursions. Check us out on www.alpinismski.co.nz or call 03 443 6593.

COSY BACH - FURNISHED $200 p/w plus gas. Power, off street parking, private, sunny. Prefer long term. Available Feb 10th. Text/phone 0274 435 337.

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

TRAMPOLINE FOR SALE. 3m (10feet) x 2.2m (7feet) x .9m (3feet) high. Now surplus as Santa delivered a new one! Make an offer! Phone 0299 712 686.

LOOKING FOR A ROOM TO RENT? Funky strawbale home in central Wanaka. Veggie gardens, bath, WiFi, 2 cats, very comfortable. Inclusive linen and all costs. Call 0276 936 300. 

WHO'S OUTSPOKEN IN WANAKA this week? Sam Hunt for starters. See him at Oakridge on 12th January or book for a dinner show at Bistro Gentil on the 13th. Sam will also be performing at Carrick Winery on January 14th. Tickets at venues or online at www.outspokenfestival.co.nz. The word is your oyster!

SEVEN TONNE TRUCK GOING TO Christchurch this weekend. Space available for backload. Contact Jimmy 0274 430 274.

ALBERT TOWN COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION AGM Sunday 19th January 11am at the Riverside Pools. Your link to QLDC. All welcome.

GREEN TOAD SUMMER HIRE GIFT STORE. Check out Mandy's new funky dresses, jewellery, sunglasses and more! 6 Pembroke Mall, behind Boa Boa Takeaways. Phone 03 443 4315.

LAKE BAR - SUNDAY MUSIC from 4pm with Highway 89. Best value dining until 10pm each night. Steak, ribs, blue cod and lamb. Monteiths and Speights on tap. Ph 03 443 2920.

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

REJUVENATE WITH A 21 DAY RAW CLEANSE. Start 28 January - Tired, achy, bloated, 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. No pills or potions. For more info contact Christine Callanan at info@alignedtolife.com or 0276 936 300.

MOTEL CLEANER REQUIRED to join our happy team at Clearbrook. Weekday/weekend work available. Would prefer local resident. Phone: 443 4413.

BUILDER REQUIRED FOR ESTABLISHED COMPANY. Keen, skilled and tooled up. We are busy, busy. Call Nigel 0272 892 175 for more info.

LANDSCAPING? WANAKA LANDSCAPES will assist with all your requirements. Professionals in property beautification since 1989. Phone 0274 595 799.