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29 January 2014



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

STUDENTS FACE LOTS OF NEW CHALLENGES at the start of the school year. Remember we are seldom successful through good luck, rather it is through a positive attitude, hard work and perseverance. Make Kip McGrath part of your study plan from week 1. Call Nikki 443 1547.

DUTY MANAGER WANTED for the Wanaka Districts Club. Must have licence. Minimum of 20 hours per week. Evening and weekend work. Call Noel on 0274 299 330.

MAINLY MUSIC – please note revised 2014 start date of February 25th/26th in Wanaka/Hawea. Look forward to seeing you then for music, movement, and morning tea!

WORK WANTED. Fit, hardworking 27 yr old male looking for apprenticeship or full time employment. Ph Arlo 0275 200 449.

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

WANTED TWO PIECES OF CARPET in good condition. One to cover 4 x 6.1m2 and one to cover 3 x 5.1m2. Phone 021 300 474.

PJ PARTY IN THE LIBRARY. Wear your favourite pyjamas, bring your sleeping bag and teddy. Enjoy a night-time tour of the library before stories and songs with Anna Van Riel. Wanaka Library 7-9pm 29th Jan. Free! Bookings essential - events@summderdaze.co.nz

FUNKY KIDS BIRTHDAY CAKES available at Cakes of Wanaka! Pop in to the shop to have a chat!

FOR SALE, BASKETBALL HOOP AND POLE $200, dolls house and furniture $100, single bed with trundler, green frame, no mattress. Fridge, suitable as extra fridge, free! Call 021 753 392.

WHO WANTS A NATURAL ORGANIC SWIMMING POOL or natural pond? A magical addition to your home where you can observe nature throughout the seasons and enjoy the peace and vitality of swimming in natural clean living water. Ph Greg on 0211 633 811 for a free site inspection today!

MOTATAPU 2014 IS SEEKING SAFETY KAYAKERS and paddleboarders for the swim section of the Xterra UDC Triathlon at Glendhu Bay on Saturday 8 March. Please email volunteer@motatapu.org.nz if you can help out. Many thanks.

HOUSE SITTERS AVAILABLE FROM 16TH FEB. Contact Helen or Gerald on 0274 9017 287.

COT FOR SALE - Large Classic Touchwood cot - natural timber, very good condition - $250. Ph 0274 764 062.

VINYASA FLOW YOGA AT GUSTO? Yes in the cafe! Move the chairs and enjoy the view! Starting February 4, join Christina Tuesdays at 5:30 - 6:30 pm for an amazing stretch to close your day, and Wednesdays at 6:30 - 8 am for a bright uplifting flow followed by a delicious latte. If your goal was get into your yoga practice this year, these classes are perfect for you! For more info www.swellmassageyoga.com or 0212 935 688, text or just drop in for $15!

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.

ASPIRING GYMSPORTS - TERM 1 BEGINS 10th February. Our new timetable, including cheerleading, mini-tramp and tumbling, a boys class and our core gymnastics classes, is on www.aspiringgymsports.co.nz to enquire/enrol.

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

MUSIC LESSONS - PIANO, electronic keyboard, organ. NCEA tuition. Lessons for fun, suited to age, stage, preference. Phone David Strang 443 8681.

PEA STRAW FOR SALE. $7 per bale at the paddock. Phone 443 7997 or 0274 370 074.

POTATOES POTATOES POTATOES It's all on this Sunday at 42 Kennels Lane Maungawera 9 - 3pm. Bring your buckets and we will fill them with freshly dug potatoes for $2.00 per kg. Ph 0273 241 121.

BBQ'S AT SIZZLING HOT PRICES - Placemakers in Ballantyne Road.

STONESCAPES - See what we can do for you. Find us on Facebook: Stonescapeswanaka.

RIPPON 1ST FEBRUARY 2014. Official bus transport with close drop off to venue. Bus leaves Wanaka, (Dungarvon street car park) on a continuous loop from 9.30am through to 1.30pm. $5 each way, payable in cash only to driver on entry. Buses returning from 10.30pm until everyone leaves the concert. For more info contact Linda on 0211 690 782.

WANT TO BE CHALLENGED AND HAVE FUN? "Speak with Confidence" public speaking course begins February 20th. Contact Lee Ball 443 1447 or 0273 334 909. leeball40@gmail.com

VACANCY - UPPER CLUTHA PLUNKET are looking for a PEPE Facilitator. Expressions of interest are invited for this position. This is a casual on call position providing parenting education approximately 6 hours per month in the Plunket rooms. To register your interest please contact Catherine Caley, Community Services Leader at catherine.caley@plunket.org.nz or phone 03 474 0490, cell 0272 758 674.

HOUSE FOR RENT - 3 BEDROOMS, Lake Hawea. $250 p/w. Logburner, carport. Very close to walking tracks, lake, shop and hotel. Long term preferred. Phone 0275 180 554 or 03 443 1702.

HONEY, PRESERVES, CHEESE, EGGS, Merino lamb, bread and more at the Wanaka Farmers Market from 3pm on Pembroke Park every Thursday.

APPRENTICE BOOK-WORK OR ONLINE STUDY giving trouble? Regular study available with experienced tutor. Funding available. Discuss options with Jenny. 0212 308 450.

RIPPON 1ST FEBRUARY 2014. OFFICIAL BUS TRANSPORT with close drop off to venue. Bus leaves Albert Town Tavern car park on the hour from 10.30, 11.30 & 12.30pm. $10 each way, payable in cash only to driver on entry. Buses returning from 10.30pm until everyone leaves the concert. For more info contact on 0211 690 782.

BOOKING PERSON WANTED: We are looking for a suitable person to work 2-3 days per week approx 20 – 30 hours. This is a permanent part time position. Good telephone manner and computer skills necessary. Casual mechanical, panel and paint person or persons. We are looking for a suitable person or persons to work with our other staff in our workshop and can also offer a driving position if it suits. Hours to suit. Please apply in writing to info@alpineconnexions.co.nz or PO Box 86 Wanaka, 9343. Ph 03 443 9120.

QUEENBED ROOM: ALBERT TOWN from 10/02. Suit quiet living, non-smoking couple, short/single long term. $190/$140/wk, Power extra. Ph Maryann 0211 101 160.

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

FLAT WANTED - LOCAL, FULL TIME WORKING COUPLE, with house trained cat, looking for house to rent. Prefer lockable garage or shed. Please contact Lou 0274 264 861 or Sam 0210 2399 008.

SALE - SUMMER SHOES AND SANDALS. $25 - $50 off. Bata Bullets in stock. Winter stock arriving daily at Shoes Unlimited, 80b Ardmore Street.

PRESERVE YOUR PRECIOUS MEMORIES. We convert old video tapes or photos to DVD. Visit Tidy Design your video and file conversion specialists. 3 Helwick St, 443 4433.

MUSIC LESSONS! Fun, student driven lessons available in saxophone, clarinet, flute and piano/keyboard, all ages welcome. Call Helen Carter on 0212 921 485 or email wanakamusic@gmail.com for more details.

GRILL CHEF REQUIRED SUNDAY, Monday and Tuesday nights approx 15 hours per week. Phone 0274 431 739.

HORSE RIDING! HORSE RIDING! HORSE RIDING! Ride out into the mountains with 'The Cardrona Horses' today. www.thecardrona.co.nz. 03 443 1228.

APPRENTICE OR TRADESMEN WANTED for gib stopping company, BCITO Apprenticeship offered to right person. Ph 021 531 977.

LAKE BAR FOR BRUNCH, lunch prior to Rippon this Saturday. Dinner until 10pm, Live Sport, TAB, Monteiths & Speights plus great lake views, Good value all round! Ph 03 443 2920.

A NEW YEAR, A NEW YOU – Get rid of stubborn fat with Cavi-Lipo treatments. cavitreatments@gmail.com or 0279 737 911.

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.

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

HOMEWORK DESK, OR WRITING DESK - pine, sloping top and lifting lid, very cool. Perfect for kids or adults. - $100. Phone 021 511 117.

EXPECTING A NEW ARRIVAL FOR 2014? Ring Wanaka Midwives 03 443 1655 for all your maternity needs. Our experienced, friendly, caring team look forward to hearing from you. www.wanakamidwives.co.nz

LAKES PODIATRY - GENERAL FOOT CARE, management of foot and ankle pain, assessment of running technique, footwear advice, orthotic therapy, children's foot assessments and diabetic foot care. ACC registered. For appointments call 443 0730.

LOST!!!!! BLACK IPHONE 4, Blue bumper case. Reward offered. 443 6039.

THE LADY BOOKKEEPERS can take away your stress by doing the books, payroll and GST returns for you, so give us a call on 0275 183 207.

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON - Four senior stylists, De Lorenzo colour and product. Get out of town. 1/12 Frederick Street. Phone 443 5898.

NEAR NEW 7KG WASHING MACHINE FOR SALE. Only 4 months old. F & P. Fabric Smart auto sensing level and temperature. All the bells and whistles. Normally $1600 but I'm open to genuine offers. Phone to view 443 7517.

HAWEA COMMUNITY – hope to see you all at our "Town v Country Challenge" quiz night – Wednesday 5th February 7.30 pm at the Lake Hawea Community Centre. Bring a prize for the raffle. Proceeds to the School.

THERE'S MORE GREAT LIVE MUSIC AT FEDERAL DINER on Friday 31st Jan! The critically acclaimed Hannah in the Wars will be performing live as part of her Australasia Tour - expect beautiful, encapsulating songs, with vivid emotional narratives. With support from lovely local Martine Harding. Doors at 6pm, music from around 7pm. Pop into the Diner for more info or call 443 5152. $10 cover charge. 

WANAKA LOCALS ARE OUTSPOKEN this week along with the Catalyst crew from Christchurch. Come and support their showcase at Cinema Paradiso on 4th February at 6pm. Tickets $20 from Paradiso or www.outspokenfestival.co.nz. MAC students pay your age when you buy tickets at the venue thanks to the complete total awesomeness of the Upper Clutha Community Arts Council (who are also sponsoring tickets for Outspoken shows for students into the Arts). The word is your oyster!

ELECTRICIAN - SWITCHBOARD UPGRADES, repairs, alterations, heat pump installations. Clive Kirkland Electrical 0274 338 619 or 443 5177.

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

DOUGAL ALLAN'S "STRENGTH FOR BLOKES" have started! There are spots available for those wanting to enhance their sport and leisure by being stronger, flexible and fitter! Monday and/or Thursday mornings, 6:30 am. To register:  dougal.allan@gmail.com. Partnering with Peak Endurance!

KEEPING IT NATURAL AT THE CRAFT MARKET this Sunday, Pembroke Park. Natural skin care, organic cotton, copper, stone and silk!

WOMEN'S MTB SKILLS COACHING AT GONDOLA - Intermediate/ advanced ladies - keen to learn bike skills and bike maintenance at the Gondola but don't want to go with the boys yet? Feb 7/8. One day Gondola, one day shuttling Rude Rock & Golddigger. Info www.missionwow.org or Facebook-Mission WOW. Discounted lift pass available.

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

WATER BAR IS LOOKING FOR a new head chef. Experience at this level essential, as well as enthusiasm, humour and creativity. We are looking for someone with excellent interpersonal skills and proven leadership. Attractive package and great work environment on offer.

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

BULLOCK BAR BOTTLE STORE - great prices, plenty of parking and great selection. Open 7 days. Breezer 12pk cans 2 for $35, now that's a deal! Wild Turkey 10pk cans $20. More great prices in store.

DELICIOUS TOASTED SANDWICHES, fresh juices, supreme smoothies, yummy sushi, fantastic baking and terrific coffee. All of this and more at Coffee Cure in the Medical Centre. Open Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm.

WOODYS LIVE MUSIC EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT! This week Biff from 11pm playing some sweet tunes for your dancing pleasure. Don't forget pool comps every Thursday night from 7pm.

DIGGERS 4.5, 7, 12 TON. Available for hire: Experienced operators. Contact Upper Clutha Transport 03 443 7833.

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 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. 

LIVE JAZZ AT THE LANDING. Come for a drink or dinner from 6.30.

BULLOCK BAR MEMBERS DRAW – Join up, it's easy, and you can win great prizes. This month it's a 3 burner hooded BBQ. So see ya at the Bully!

HELI BIKING! Join a local's last minute call-up list and ride with us on one of our trips for less than half price! Email info@wanakabiketours.co.nz or call 443 6363.

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

ST.TROPEZ THE WORLDS BEST TAN! Emma for Beauty now offering express tanning. Perfect for those that can't wait 8 hours to wash it off. Developing time 1 hour- 4 hours depending on how deep you would like the tan. 443 6392 www.emmaforbeauty.co.nz

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN FRIDAY HAPPY HOUR from 5.30 until 6.30pm. Free bar snacks. Pokies! Courtesy coach ph 443 4545.

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

ALPINE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT TRUST public presentation: "Needs Analysis, Older People". Presbyterian Church, Tenby Street Friday 31st January 10am - 12.30. Morning tea included. Local initiative.

MOVEWELL PILATES AND THE BODY GARAGE are teaming up to offer you Pilates classes all week. Class sizes limited. 8 week series $100. MoveWell Mat classes Mon 6.30pm beg/int, 7.45pm int/adv - Wed 9.15am beg, 6.30pm beg/int - Fri 9.15am beg/int. New Stretch only class 45+ mins $5/class Wed 7.45pm. To book please ph/txt Joss 021 668 393. The Body Garage Mat Classes Tues 7am, 12.15pm and 6pm and Thurs 9.30am. To book please ph/txt Prairie 0212 078 486.

AFTER SCHOOL MUSIC "ALLEGROS". Group music classes for 4 and 5 year olds starting Wednesdays 19th February for 8 weeks. $64 includes instruments and resources. Call Ann-Marie on 0211 197 811 www.classicallymusic.co.nz

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

BEING A GOOD OSTEOPATH MEANS considering the whole person - mind, body and spirit. Osteopathy is holistic treatment with long term benefits, for all ages, in all stages. ACC registered, our treatments are tailored to suit you. Phone 443 6783 for bookings or enquiries. 

LUGGATE HOTEL - LIVE MUSIC this Saturday night. "The Southern Man". Courtesy coach available. Ph 443 8523.

RENTAL PROPERTIES ARE IN SHORT SUPPLY - Please help us! We have many great tenants looking for long term unfurnished or part furnished homes – if you have a property that you think might or could be available for rent give us a call – Anne is a "Harcourts Accredited Property Manager" with 15 years of local knowledge in the rental market – call her today to discuss your options - Anne at Harcourts Property Management Wanaka phone: Ph 03 443 1533.

SUMO 'FUN' RAISER FOR UPPER CLUTHA JUNIOR RUGBY CLUB Mosman Tour 2014. Saturday 22 February, Lake Wanaka Centre. Sumo wrestling fun with local celebs, music by Anna van Riel, complimentary Broken Shed cocktail, finger food. Tickets from Gifted Design or 0276 129 817.

2 ROOMS TO RENT IN ESTABLISHED HOUSE. Cosy and furnished with linen provided. Mt Iron area, a short walk to town. Looking for tidy considerate people. $100 per week plus expenses. Phone 0212 394 843 or 443 6157.

JAPANESE COOKING CLASSES IN FEBRUARY! Traditional healthy food combination of "Shabu-shabu (pork) salad", "Genmai-gohan (brown rice dish)", "Oroshi-dressing on Tofu". All welcome. Choose one of the dates (18th/20th/22nd). 6pm-8:30pm. $50pp (including full dinner). Info: Japanese.cuisine.wanaka@gmail.com, or 443 1232 (Yumi).

EXPERIENCED CHEF REQUIRED AT ALIVATE RESTAURANT. Drop in your CV or email to info@alivate.co.nz

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.

LALALAND LOUNGE BAR IS SEEKING a passionate venue manager. Must have a vast knowledge of the bar industry, the ability to create and execute new ideas and a general understanding of admin duties. Email: lalalandwanaka@gmail.com or pop into the bar for more details.

BEAUTIFUL SCHIST COTTAGE, IMMACULATE, 12mins to town, wood burner, one bed, dinning, living, kitchen, quiet, free internet. 6 months rent preferred. $280. 03 443 1984 - not here Wednesday.

JUNIOR SET OF GOLF CLUBS includes 8 clubs and a golf bag with extra golf balls and tees to get you started. $65. Ph Anna 0275 668 902 or 443 8232.

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.

IS YOUR TEENAGER STRUGGLING with motivation, self-belief and life choices? Needing help to clarify career path and direction? Transformation for Teenagers, personal coaching and guidance. Contact Lee Ball, Diploma Life Coaching. Ph: 443 1447, 0273 334 909, leeball40@gmail.com

QUAD BIKING QUAD BIKING QUAD BIKING Grab your mates and ride out into the mountains with The Cardrona Quads. www.thecardrona.co.nz 03 443 1228.

COMPETENT BUILDER REQUIRED for immediate start. Phone Jonny 0274 392 249 or email CV to jgkingbuilderltd@gmail.com

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

BUSINESS FOR SALE: Cycling Tours Australia/New Zealand www.cyclingtours.com.au Established profitable business operating online for easy management from any location. Email: info@cyclingtours.com.au for more information.

SALE SALE SALE CHRISTOFER ROBYN QUILTS BIRTHDAY SALE is still on. All fabrics only $18/metre. Fabulous for cool summer wear for all the family. Open Monday – Saturday. 641 Ballantyne Road (airport end). Phone: 443 1810.

BALLET AND JAZZ CLASSES COMING TO HAWEA. Classes for all ages including preschool 3yrs+, boys only grove class, adults jazz, adults introductory ballet, fun jazz 5+ and 8+ and ballet 5+. Register before Waitangi Day and get first class free. Enquiries 0210 389 355 Miranda.

CLAIRVOYANCE CHAKRA BALANCING working directly with Spirit. Integrity, empathy, compassion. Phone Jilly 0223 707 307.

BP WANAKA IS LOOKING FOR full and part time staff. Call in and ask for Tony Monday to Friday 6am - 4pm.

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

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.

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

SASANOKI'S BENTO BOX BY THE LAKE is an awesome idea. Hisashi wishes he could do that while the summer is with us. Order one or two on 443 6474.

SUZUKI VITARA FOR SALE. 1993. Great car for adventures. 4WD. New tyres. WOF expires in June. 225,000km. New service. $2900. Call or text Sofi on 0210 2460 513.

SPECIALISED EXPEDITION UPRIGHT LADIES BIKE. Basket on handlebars. New $400. Phone 0210 2027 240.

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.

NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING. Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the Tarras Golf Club Incorporated is to be held at the Tarras Hall on 11th February 2014 at 8.00 pm. For further information please contact President Jonny 445 4437 jonnyt@xtra.co.nz or Secretary Jill 445 2222 tarrasgolfclub@gmail.com

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.

SAKURAJIMA VOLCANO IN southern Kyushu is one of the most active volcanoes in the world. Sakurajima's eruptive history has been recorded since the 8th century. Due to its explosive potential, Sakurajima is considered a very dangerous volcano and is closely monitored. The volcano is located across Kagoshima Bay only 8 km east of the city of Kagoshima with its 600,000 inhabitants. The Messenger is available in Kagoshima on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

THIS SUNDAY CRAFT MARKET IS ON this week, Pembroke Park for great NZ handmade arts and crafts, from 10am.

HALF PRICE FASHION SALE: All our labels - Threadz, Contrast, Clarity, Holmes & Fallon, Eleni, Salsa, Agenda, Florence & Lily and Citta. Half price - Kitz of Wanaka.

THIS WEEK AT BEANIE CAFE. Open steak sandwich with onion jam, egg, mushroom and hollandaise $15.

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

LONE STAR WANAKA are looking for kitchen staff and a part time cleaner. Contact Helena on 443 6901, helenar@lonestar.co.nz or pop in with your CV to Lone Star at 50 Cardrona Valley Road after 5pm.

STAFF WANTED AT BP WANAKA. Full and part time. Call in and ask for Tony Monday to Friday 6am - 4pm.

'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.

LYNYRD SKYNYRD AT GIBBSTON. Get there with yello! Return door-to-door transport $45. Call 0800 443 5555 to book or book online yello.co.nz

IS AEIOU 4 U? MAORI LANGUAGE CLASSES are starting again Feb. Classes available for all levels incl diploma. Phone Jeromy 443 5205 or 0212 656 418.

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.

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.

DANCE OUT LOUD PERFORMANCE ACADEMY - Rachel Erichsen. Jazz classes incorporating styles of contemporary and musical theatre. Hip hop classes plus Grade 4 RAD ballet offered. All classes taught by dance tutor and choreographer of 27 years. Rachel Erichsen at Dance Studio, 249 Riverbank Road. Email: erichsen.rachel@gmail.com phone 021 915 573. Website for timetable: www.erichsenrachel.wix.com/danceoutloud

FOR SALE - POWER MAX GENERATOR XPG3500ES with electric start. Never been used. $900 ono. Phone 443 5494.

SPELD DYSLEXIA TUTOR. I am a qualified teacher and SPELD tutor available for one-to-one specialist tuition for children and adults experiencing reading, writing and maths difficulties. SPELD assessment is in Cromwell. Call Ruth Farquhar on 0277 335 001 for any enquiries.

ENROL FOR DANCE – Last chance to enrol for Term 1 classes, Feb start. Classes in Jazz, Hip Hop, Ballet, Contemporary and Boys Jam. For 3yrs to adults. Limited spaces in junior classes. More info, timetable and for online enrolment, visit www.dancewanaka.co.nz or call Anna 021 575 569.

GET ALL YOUR PICNIC GOODIES FOR RIPPON FESTIVAL at the Wanaka Farmers Market on Pembroke Park every Thursday 3 – 6 pm.

KITCHEN ASSISTANT/PREP CHEF AND dishwashers needed at Relishes café. Please pop in and fill in an application form. Thanks.

THUNDERBIKES RENTING Smartmotion electric bikes powered by Solarcyles. Check them out at 16 Helwick St, ph 443 2558.

ONE BEDROOM STUDIO UNIT AVAILABLE from 2nd February. Suits couple. Fully fence. Close to town. Tidy. Call 0212 694 394. 

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

THIS WEEK AT WATER BAR we have your post Rippon party blues sorted! Sunday from 10am our amazing $10 bacon and eggs breakfast, plus 2 for 1 on all desserts all day! Don't forget happy hour daily from 5.30pm to 6.30pm.

RIPPON: GET THERE WITH YELLO! Book your cab, minivan or bus to get you and your mates to Rippon. Call 0800 443 5555.

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.

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

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

RIPPON SUMMER SOUNDS WEEKEND AT CREEK Cafe! Kicking off with Robbie Glen on Friday and finishing with the legendary Matiu Te Huki on Te Wai Pounamu summer tour 2014 on Sunday arvo! Happy hour 5.30 - 6.30. Sun, sounds and summer. See you there.

BARISTA AND FOH STAFF NEEDED at Relishes café. Please pop in and fill in an application form. Thanks.

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

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   

ONLY $10 ACC SURCHARGE on any ACC approved treatment at The Acupuncture Room. Specialised Japanese Acupuncture Techniques from NZ Registered Practitioner, located in The Wanaka Lakes Health Centre 443 0742 www.theacupunctureroomwanaka.com

MAGNETIC SWEEPING SERVICES - Commercial sections, driveways, building sites, metal spills. Also Fisher Metal Detector for lost valuables. Phone 0274 435 337.

COMPLIMENTARY PREP & POLISH PEDICURE at Emma for Beauty when you book in for your hand Shellac treatment. Offer ends February 28th. Book now! 443 6392 www.emmforbeauty.co.nz

GERMAN CHILDCARE WORKER, really enjoy working/looking after children, also with learning difficulties. Any opportunity, also nanny position, considered. 0221 634 993.

BBQ FOR SALE - NEVER USED. Four burner and lid. Phone 443 5755.

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

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.

CAFÉ ASSISTANT REQUIRED. The Hammer and Nail is looking for another person to join our team. 3 to 4 shifts available per week (6am to 4pm approx), rostered on Saturdays with Sundays and public holidays closed. Please send CVs to hammer@netspeed.net.nz

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.

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

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. 

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 

GET TO GIBBSTON WITH YELLO! Door-to-door return $45. Call 0800 443 5555 to book, or book online at yello.co.nz

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.

2 CARAVANS WANTED TO HIRE over Easter Weekend from 15 - 22 April 2014. One small van to sleep 1-2 people and one large van to be used as a makeshift control centre in Matukituki Valley for Skydive Wanaka. Contact Blake on 021 750 014. 

HOUSE FOR RENT IN WANAKA. New two-bedroom house, sunny, view of lake, double glazing and heat pump so lovely and warm. Garage and small easy-care garden. Unfurnished. Two toilets, one bathroom. Honest 10 minute walk to town. Available 16 February. $330 per week. Call 0211 713 224.

LIVE MUSIC AT THE BULLOCK BAR - This Friday night we have "The Southern Man" then on Saturday we have the "Flaming Moes". See ya at the Bully!

WOODYS LIVE MUSIC EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT! This week Biff from 11pm playing some sweet tunes for your dancing pleasure. Don't forget pool comps every Thursday night from 7pm.

LUGGATE HOTEL HAS SUNDAY MUSIC sessions covered. This week we have "The Southern Man" so come on down and enjoy this great duo in our amazing garden bar. Ph 443 8523.

FULL TIME FRONT OF HOUSE STAFF NEEDED at Francesca's Italian Kitchen. Must have experience and be available evenings. Long term position. Please drop your resume into the restaurant, 93 Ardmore Street.

WANT TO MAKE DIFFERENCE TO YOUR BODY shape and loose that unwanted stubborn fat? You need Cavi-Lipo treatments. cavitreatments@gmail.com or 0279 737 911.

KEEPING IT NATURAL AT THE CRAFT MARKET this Sunday, Pembroke Park. Natural skin care, organic cotton, copper, stone and silk!

EXPECTING A NEW ARRIVAL FOR 2014? Ring Wanaka Midwives 03 443 1655 for all your maternity needs. Our experienced, friendly, caring team look forward to hearing from you. www.wanakamidwives.co.nz

ALPINE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT TRUST public presentation: "Needs Analysis, Older People". Presbyterian Church, Tenby Street Friday 31st January 10am - 12.30. Morning tea included. Local initiative.

SALE ON SUMMER CLOTHING AT Big Tums Little Bums, Ardmore St,ph 443 2340.

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

STONESCAPES - See what we can do for you. Find us on Facebook: Stonescapeswanaka.

NCEA MATHS, ENGLISH & SCIENCE LESSONS available at Kip McGrath. Join us from the start of the year to get in a good study routine and achieve your academic goals. Call Nikki 443 1547.

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

LUGGATE HOTEL – SWAMP THING, (ex John Butler Trio and ex Split Enz) Minnie Marks Sunday February 9th from 4pm in the garden bar. Tickets $20. Courtesy coach available. Ph 443 8523.

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.

DUTY MANAGER WANTED for the Wanaka Districts Club. Must have licence. Minimum of 20 hours per week. Evening and weekend work. Call Noel on 0274 299 330.

THIEF! SOMEONE STOLE THE COBBLERS little blue gate. Has anyone seen it? Please return it, no questions asked!

BP WANAKA IS LOOKING FOR full and part time staff. Call in and ask for Tony Monday to Friday 6am - 4pm.

NEWLY REFURBISHED PRACTITIONER ROOMS available in central Wanaka. Join our team. Discreet and competitively priced, casual or contract. Phone 0275 343 497.

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.

LAST WANAKA VEGGIE GARDENING WORKSHOP with Dr Compost this season. Yes, you can harvest vegetables through winter! Tuesday 18th Feb, 6-8pm, Aspiring Beginnings. Gold coin donation, funded by QLDC. wwww.wanakawastebusters.co.nz

SCHOOL SHOES – Skechers now in store at Big Tums Little Bums, 68 Ardmore St, ph 443 2340.

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

HOUSE FOR RENT. Large 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom, fully furnished, MySky TV, woodburner, heat pump, gas, hot water. Set on 1/2 acre overlooking Albert Town. Quiet peaceful surroundings available from 10th May till 30th Sept 2014. $700 per week, plus all utilities. 7 Grierson Lane. Phone 0210 2027 240. nlpaterson56@gmail.com

LOST - VERY LOVED CHILD'S SOFT TOY - grey knitted mouse with stripy pink dress. Lost on 17 January 2014 in Wanaka/Hawea area. If found please text Rosemary on 0272 206 222.

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

RIPPON SUMMER SOUNDS WEEKEND AT CREEK Cafe! Kicking off with Robbie Glen on Friday and finishing with the legendary Matiu Te Huki on Te Wai Pounamu summer tour 2014 on Sunday arvo! Happy hour 5.30 - 6.30. Sun, sounds and summer. See you there.

NOT JUST MERINO. WE ALSO STOCK socks, underwear, scarves, jewellery, ladies fashion, swim togs and more. The Merino Story, Brownston Street.

LAKES PODIATRY – visit our website - www.lakespodiatry.co.nz and see what we can do for you!

ASPIRING GYMSPORTS - TERM 1 BEGINS 10th February. Our new timetable, including cheerleading, mini-tramp and tumbling, a boys class and our core gymnastics classes, is on www.aspiringgymsports.co.nz to enquire/enrol.

FOR SALE HONDA ACCORD EURO 2005, silver, 72,787kms. $16,990. 2 owners, service history, new tyres, excellent condition. Ph John 0274 368 717.

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

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

ENJOY CENTRAL OTAGO'S BEST, fresh locally grown fruit and vegetables from the Wanaka Farmers Market, every Thursday from 3pm Pembroke Park. 

RIPPON 1ST FEBRUARY 2014. Official bus transport with close drop off to venue. Bus leaves Wanaka, (Dungarvon street car park) on a continuous loop from 9.30am through to 1.30pm. $5 each way, payable in cash only to driver on entry. Buses returning from 10.30pm until everyone leaves the concert. For more info contact Linda on 0211 690 782.

DO YOU SUFFER FROM STUBBORN FATTY areas of the hips, thighs, stomach, love handles, back, arms, legs? You need Cavi-Lipo treatments. cavitreatments@gmail.com or 0279 737 911.

RENTAL PROPERTIES ARE IN SHORT SUPPLY - Please help us! We have many great tenants looking for long term unfurnished or part furnished homes – if you have a property that you think might or could be available for rent give us a call – Anne is a "Harcourts Accredited Property Manager" with 15 years of local knowledge in the rental market – call her today to discuss your options - Anne at Harcourts Property Management Wanaka phone: Ph 03 443 1533.

GRILL CHEF REQUIRED SUNDAY, Monday and Tuesday nights approx 15 hours per week. Phone 0274 431 739.

HORSE RIDING! HORSE RIDING! HORSE RIDING! Ride out into the mountains with 'The Cardrona Horses' today. www.thecardrona.co.nz. 03 443 1228.

THERE ARE LOTS OF ARTISANS at the Craft Market this Sunday. Cards, prints, pots, toys, books and more, from 10am.

MASSAGE THERAPY $40 per treatment - remedial, deep tissue and relaxing. Cintia phone 0224 184 048.

CENTRAL LAKES MOTORCYCLES. Thumpstar dealer, 50cc - 150cc, pit bikes for big kids, quality from $1000, 2013 YZF450, as new $8995. 2007 YZ85 Big Wheel, mint $3995. All parts, accessories. Phone Matt 0274 134 406.

GREG INWOOD LANDSCAPE SERVICES. All original organic design. Water features, natural swimming pools and ponds, stonework, fencing, gates, greenhouses, veg gardens, planting and organic orchard care, all irrigation manual or auto. Available now. 20yrs local experience. Phone 0211 633 811.

GRANITE BENCH TOPS FOR SALE cheap as - $600. 2440x660. 0220 139 062. Mint condition.

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

LIFESTYLERS, HUNTERS, FARMERS - 1994 ECI V6 3000 Mitsubishi Pajero, super select 4WD for sale. Past 7 years only used for skifield access by overseas owners. Warrant and registration lapsed, but this vehicle is in far too good a condition to just wreck. Ideal for off-road, be it recreational, hunting or farmwork. Other option is to re-register. Phone 443 5650 evenings.

PARENTS UNDERSTAND YOUR TEENAGERS BETTER by learning how their brains develop. Popular speaker Nathan Mikaere Wallis explains why they think and act the way they do, and how alcohol affects the developing brain. Monday February 10, 7:30pm at the Wanaka Presbyterian Community Church Centre on Tenby Street. This is the first of the "On the Same Wavelength" sessions brought to you by the Wanaka Alcohol Group.

'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.

HOW MUCH FUN CAN YOUR CHILD have after 3pm? Lots! - Wanaka After School Programme (WASP) is an OSCAR accredited service and subsidies may be available. WASP staff collect your child from school and provide a fun and varied programme of activities from 3pm – 5.30pm. Enrolments taken for casual, permanent and one-off places. For very flexible after school care contact WASP on 0212 892 771 or email waspwanaka@gmail.com

SUPERBOWL LIVE AND LOUD AT WATER BAR Monday 3rd February. Join us from 11am for live build-up to the biggest event in American sport! Wild Buck jugs $10, hot dog and fries $8 plus chilli dog and fries $10.

HEADRIG OPERATOR - LUGGATE SAWMILL Co Ltd is looking for a head rig operator or someone who is willing to learn. The person must have knowledge of the sawmill industry. This position is full time Monday to Friday. Please email your CV and a covering letter to luggatesawmill@clear.net.nz or post to Luggate Sawmill Co Ltd, 60 Church Road, Luggate, RD 3, Cromwell 9383. Any enquiries please phone 03 443 8530.

JOB OPPORTUNITY AT FLAIR HAIR DESIGN. We are looking for a full time Salon Support "super star" with great communication skills, initiative, maturity, motivation and enthusiasm for our busy salon. 35 hrs pw. Full training given. Apply flairhairdesign@paradise.net.nz

LIVE JAZZ AT THE LANDING. Come for a drink or dinner from 6.30.

ST NINIAN'S WELCOMES YOU. Monthly family services start 10am this Sunday at St Ninian's Church, Hawea Flat.  

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.

BARISTA AND FOH STAFF NEEDED at Relishes café. Please pop in and fill in an application form. Thanks.

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

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

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

RIPPON FESTIVAL TRANSPORT For your Door to Door transport to the Rippon Festival contact the team at KT Sightseeing & Taxi on 0800 272 700 or 443 9368.

BATHROOM RENOVATIONS OR NEW BUILDS - come and see us for showers, vanities, toilets and tapware - Placemakers in Ballantyne Road.

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.

SENIOR HAIRSTYLIST REQUIRED at Flair Hair Design. Full on, full time senior stylist to join our great Team. Immediate start. Hours incl 2 x late nights and Saturdays. Apply to flairhairdesign@paradise.net.nz

RIPPON: GET THERE WITH YELLO! Book your cab, minivan or bus to get you and your mates to Rippon. Call 0800 443 5555.

FUN ON FOUR LEGS. I am offering to walk your dog for 2 hrs a day for just $12 or $70/ week every day. Small groups for socialization, stimulation and fun. Responsible mature dog lady. Bookings a must. Jo 021 330 330.

WORKSHOP/STUDIO WANTED: Jeweller looking for a workshop/studio space in Wanaka. Looking to share with other jewellers, fashion designers or creatives. Please contact Jade 0273 037 765 or info@darkblack.co.nz

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

LAKE BAR FOR BRUNCH, lunch prior to Rippon this Saturday. Dinner until 10pm, Live Sport, TAB, Monteiths & Speights plus great lake views, Good value all round! Ph 03 443 2920.

LUGGATE HOTEL - LIVE MUSIC this Saturday night. "The Southern Man". Courtesy coach available. Ph 443 8523.

BULLOCK BAR MEMBERS DRAW – Join up, it's easy, and you can win great prizes. This month it's a 3 burner hooded BBQ. So see ya at the Bully!

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

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON. Now open Saturdays by appointment only. Phone 443 5898.

IS AEIOU 4 U? MAORI LANGUAGE CLASSES are starting again Feb. Classes available for all levels incl diploma. Phone Jeromy 443 5205 or 0212 656 418.

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

STAFF WANTED AT BP WANAKA. Full and part time. Call in and ask for Tony Monday to Friday 6am - 4pm.

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

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

THUNDERBIKES RENTING Smartmotion electric bikes powered by Solarcyles. Check them out at 16 Helwick St, ph 443 2558.

LALALAND LOUNGE BAR IS SEEKING a passionate venue manager. Must have a vast knowledge of the bar industry, the ability to create and execute new ideas and a general understanding of admin duties. Email: lalalandwanaka@gmail.com or pop into the bar for more details.

NEW ARRIVALS AT THE HOSPICE SHOP. Men's labelled shirts $4. Ladies clothing. Andrea Moore, Trelise Cooper. Great children's gear. New collectable china. Great bargains. Ballantyne Road.

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

THE ACUPUNCTURE ROOM WANAKA now open in the Wanaka Lakes Health Centre, on Cardrona Valley Road. NZ Registered Acupuncturist and ACC Provider, Check out website www.theacupunctureroomwanaka.com or call Kate Perriam on 03 443 0742, 0273 211 682.

KAGOSHIMA CITY IS approximately 40 minutes from Kagoshima Airport, and the city features large shopping districts and malls, is served by trams, and has many restaurants featuring Satsuma Province regional cuisine: kibi (a kind of tiny fish), tonkatsu (caramelized pork, as opposed to the breaded version encountered elsewhere in Japan), smoked eel, and karukan (sweet cakes made from steamed yams and rice flour). The Messenger is available in Kagoshima on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

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. 

HOSPO SUPER STAR REQUIRED AT URBAN GRIND. D.M., barista skills preferred. Apply in person to 72 Ardmore Street.

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

CAFÉ ASSISTANT REQUIRED. The Hammer and Nail is looking for another person to join our team. 3 to 4 shifts available per week (6am to 4pm approx), rostered on Saturdays with Sundays and public holidays closed. Please send CVs to hammer@netspeed.net.nz

CELEBRATE CHINESE NEW YEAR IN ARROWTOWN 31st January. Free 1 hour Tai Chi classes, Buckingham Green 1pm and 2.30pm. Discover the art of Chinese brush painting - 90 min workshops at Athenaeum Hall 9.30am and 12pm. $5. Bookings essential - events@summerdaze.co.nz

ZUMBA IN THE MORNINGS with Rachel Erichsen. Fun relaxed atmosphere where you can dance your way to fitness at your own pace! Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 9.15am! Just come along to dance studio @ 249 Riverbank Road. $10 per class! See you there.

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

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

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 CHINA GIRL who was dancing on our sushi cabinet fell off and passed away following the tragedy of Bruno, the tip-jar dog. We still have a sumo wrestler dancing on it. Come see him at Sasanoki. Ph 443 6474.

MASSAGE IN WANAKA at 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.

CONCERNED ABOUT YOUR CHILD? Contact a Behaviour and Learning Consultant for professional advice and support. Phone 0211 828 099.

DELICIOUS TOASTED SANDWICHES, fresh juices, supreme smoothies, yummy sushi, fantastic baking and terrific coffee. All of this and more at Coffee Cure in the Medical Centre. Open Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm.

ASPIRING MASSAGE WANAKA! Trevor Bailey. Full time massage since 1994. Deep tissue - relaxation. 7 days. Phone 443 2993 or 0274 222 455. www.aspiringmassagewanaka.co.nz

FOR SALE PEGASUS MOBILITY SCOOTER (new November 2011, seldom used). $3,600 ono. Phone 443 7061.

NO 1 NEW YEAR'S 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.)

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.

SPELD DYSLEXIA TUTOR. I am a qualified teacher and SPELD tutor available for one-to-one specialist tuition for children and adults experiencing reading, writing and maths difficulties. SPELD assessment is in Cromwell. Call Ruth Farquhar on 0277 335 001 for any enquiries.

RIPPON 1ST FEBRUARY 2014. OFFICIAL BUS TRANSPORT with close drop off to venue. Bus leaves Albert Town Tavern car park on the hour from 10.30, 11.30 & 12.30pm. $10 each way, payable in cash only to driver on entry. Buses returning from 10.30pm until everyone leaves the concert. For more info contact on 0211 690 782.

FOR SALE: NISSAN PRIMERA 1995. 2litre, 5 speed manual, very good condition, excellent all round car. 195,000 km's. $3,700. Call or Txt 0274 822 883.

SWAP A COTTAGE/BATCH Wanaka/Albert Town 18th till 21st April. Sleeps two. For same beach front Marahau, Able Tasman. Dates negotiable for Marahau. Phone 03 527 8079 or 03 553 0442.

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.

MASSAGE WITH "MAGIC HANDS" Jason Clarke. Provider to High Performance Sport New Zealand. "Magic Hands" has massaged NZ Elite Tri-athletes, 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.

LUGGATE HOTEL - THE PLACE you want to be this summer. Come on out and enjoy the best garden bar in the area. Great food and relaxed atmosphere. Courtesy coach available. Ph 443 8523.

FOR RENT - MODERN 1 BEDROOM FLAT. Albert Town. All day sun. Suit single. Long term. No pets. Private garden. $190 per week + utilities. Phone 443 9114.

SOUTHERN FIREWOOD - Green cut to suit your fire or dry firewood. Phone or text Brent 0274 403 054.

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

VOLUNTEER NEEDED TO HELP CHILDREN cross Anderson Road on Monday mornings for 10 weeks only. Call Kirsty on 0272 005 111

WWW.HAIRTHOUART.CO.NZ for all your hair needs! Natural/organic products.

GOLD RIPPON FESTIVAL TICKET FOR SALE. Phone 0212 891 772.

CARPENTER AND JOINER AVAILABLE FOR WORK. Deck extensions, interior alterations. LBP registered. Phone or text Geoff 0210 2985 429.

WANAKA STUDIOS - new full time music space now open! Drums, electric/accoustic guitars, bass, vocals, DJ and electronica tuition. Individual and band based playing with professional gear. Rehearsal space for bands, shows, groups. Facebook Wanaka Studios or contact Gman 0274 415 348.

QUEEN SIZE BED AND MATTRESS FOR SALE in Wanaka. As new, little use in holiday home, metal frame, wooden slats and trim. Innerspung mattress. $450. Ph 021 550 659.

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

HONEY, PRESERVES, CHEESE, EGGS, Merino lamb, bread and more at the Wanaka Farmers Market from 3pm on Pembroke Park every Thursday.

THIS SATURDAY AT OPIUM, come and keep on partying after Rippon with DJ Chris J (DnB, Ghetto Funk, Breaks). $5 drinks all night.

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

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

SALE OF CHILDRENS TEES, TROUSERS AND SHORTS. All 50c at Primary School OP Shop at back entrance to school.

GARAGE SALE: SAT 1 FEB 2014. Hopkins Street, Luggate. Signs out 9am onwards. Tools, household items, oven, home brew kegging system, fridge, clothes, pool table etc. Ph 0212 846 773.

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

FIRST CLASS FREE WHEN REGISTERED with Aspiring Ballet School, Jazz and Ballet so give it a try. All enquiries to Miranda 0210 389 355.

DANCE OUT LOUD PERFORMANCE ACADEMY - Rachel Erichsen. Jazz classes incorporating styles of contemporary and musical theatre. Hip hop classes plus Grade 4 RAD ballet offered. All classes taught by dance tutor and choreographer of 27 years. Rachel Erichsen at Dance Studio, 249 Riverbank Road. Email: erichsen.rachel@gmail.com phone 021 915 573. Website for timetable: www.erichsenrachel.wix.com/danceoutloud

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

WOMEN'S MOUNTAIN BIKE CLINICS - Want to learn some skills, feel more confident, step your riding up to the next level? Tuesday evenings 6-8pm, $99 for 4 weeks, starts 4 Feb, register online www.missionwow.org

CORE STRENGTH FOR HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETES. Term 1 starts up Feb 10th. Mondays for years 7-9 and Wednesdays for years 10–13. Classes 7–8am at Dance Wanaka. Instructors Val Burke & Dougal Allan. Class size limited and pre-registration necessary. Contact valburke@xtra.co.nz

WATER BAR IS LOOKING FOR a new head chef. Experience at this level essential, as well as enthusiasm, humour and creativity. We are looking for someone with excellent interpersonal skills and proven leadership. Attractive package and great work environment on offer.

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

PJ PARTY IN THE LIBRARY. Wear your favourite pyjamas, bring your sleeping bag and teddy. Enjoy a night-time tour of the library before stories and songs with Anna Van Riel. Wanaka Library 7-9pm 29th Jan. Free! Bookings essential - events@summderdaze.co.nz

COT FOR SALE - Large Classic Touchwood cot - natural timber, very good condition - $250. Ph 0274 764 062.

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.

WOMEN'S MTB SKILLS COACHING AT GONDOLA - Intermediate/ advanced ladies - keen to learn bike skills and bike maintenance at the Gondola but don't want to go with the boys yet? Feb 7/8. One day Gondola, one day shuttling Rude Rock & Golddigger. Info www.missionwow.org or Facebook-Mission WOW. Discounted lift pass available.

BATTERED BLUE COD on the menu at Beanie Cafe this week!

HALF PRICE FASHION SALE: All our labels - Threadz, Contrast, Clarity, Holmes & Fallon, Eleni, Salsa, Agenda, Florence & Lily and Citta. Half price - Kitz of Wanaka.

INSTANT LAWN TURF SPECIAL - $5 per square metre. Cut, rolled and ready to collect. Transform your site into lush, green healthy lawn in hours. Central Lawn and Turf. Phone 443 8856 or 0272 242 574.

MAINLY MUSIC – please note revised 2014 start date of February 25th/26th in Wanaka/Hawea. Look forward to seeing you then for music, movement, and morning tea!

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

BULLOCK BAR SUPER RUGBY PICKS is nearly here. Register your name at the Bullock Bar. Starts Feb 21st.

EXPERIENCED CHEF REQUIRED AT ALIVATE RESTAURANT. Drop in your CV or email to info@alivate.co.nz

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

WINTER WATERFALL ICE CLIMBING - Aspiring Guides 4 day courses running late June to early August. Stay at our private cosy hut at Black Peak and climb a frozen waterfall and experience ultimate concentration! Heli in and out - everything included. Join a scheduled course or get your own group together. www.aspiringguides.com or visit us upstairs 99 Ardmore St, Wanaka, 443 9422.

ST.TROPEZ THE WORLDS BEST TAN! Emma for Beauty now offering express tanning. Perfect for those that can't wait 8 hours to wash it off. Developing time 1 hour- 4 hours depending on how deep you would like the tan. 443 6392 www.emmaforbeauty.co.nz

THE BIG SPUD DIG Bring your buckets and we will fill them with your chosen variety of potatoes. This Sunday 9-3pm, 42 Kennels Lane, Maungawera. $2.00 per kg. Ph 0273 241 121.

WANAKA LOCALS ARE OUTSPOKEN this week along with the Catalyst crew from Christchurch. Come and support their showcase at Cinema Paradiso on 4th February at 6pm. Tickets $20 from Paradiso or www.outspokenfestival.co.nz. MAC students pay your age when you buy tickets at the venue thanks to the complete total awesomeness of the Upper Clutha Community Arts Council (who are also sponsoring tickets for Outspoken shows for students into the Arts). The word is your oyster!

PRESERVE YOUR PRECIOUS MEMORIES. We convert old video tapes or photos to DVD. Visit Tidy Design your video and file conversion specialists. 3 Helwick St, 443 4433.

2 CARAVANS WANTED TO HIRE over Easter Weekend from 15 - 22 April 2014. One small van to sleep 1-2 people and one large van to be used as a makeshift control centre in Matukituki Valley for Skydive Wanaka. Contact Blake on 021 750 014. 

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

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

BULLOCK BAR BOTTLE STORE - great prices, plenty of parking and great selection. Open 7 days. Breezer 12pk cans 2 for $35, now that's a deal! Wild Turkey 10pk cans $20. More great prices in store.

BECOME PART OF THE LEGEND! Lone Star Wanaka are looking for an experienced Chef to join their busy kitchen crew. This is a challenging and exciting role for someone with initiative, energy and passion. Contact Helena on 443 6901, helenar@lonestar.co.nz or pop in with your CV to Lone Star at 50 Cardrona Valley Road after 5pm.

RAISED GARDEN BEDS 2.4 LONG x 1.2 wide x 600 high. Tanalized 200 x .50, 100x100 posts made last year. $80 each or both for $150. Strawberry plants go with them also free plants to good homes. I have raspberry, black currant, bearded Iris, rhubarb, some odds and ends, ph Jim 443 7001.

KAGOSHIMA IS KYUSHU'S SOUTHERNMOST major city and the capital of Kagoshima Prefecture. The city is often compared with its Italian sister city Naples due to a similarly mild climate, palm tree lined streets and Sakurajima, Kagoshima's Vesuvius. From Kuri Place to Kagoshima, Japan. The Messenger is available in Kagoshima on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

LAST WANAKA VEGGIE GARDENING WORKSHOP with Dr Compost this season. Yes, you can harvest vegetables through winter! Tuesday 18th Feb, 6-8pm, Aspiring Beginnings. Gold coin donation, funded by QLDC. wwww.wanakawastebusters.co.nz

ASPIRING BALLET SCHOOL IS TAKING enrolments for 2014. Classes in Wanaka and Hawea. Phone Miranda 0210 389 355, Natalia 0226 147 957 for details.

DUTY MANAGER WANTED for the Wanaka Districts Club. Must have licence. Minimum of 20 hours per week. Evening and weekend work. Call Noel on 0274 299 330.

STUDIO FULLY FURNISHED. Private, quiet. Wiley Road. Includes WiFi. $200 p/w plus power and gas. Long term only. Text 0274 435 337. Available 10th Feb.

HOUSE FOR RENT - 3 BEDROOMS, Lake Hawea. $250 p/w. Logburner, carport. Very close to walking tracks, lake, shop and hotel. Long term preferred. Phone 0275 180 554 or 03 443 1702.

WORK FOR ACCOMMODATION at small motel close to town, reception cover and laundry work some evenings and one weekend day, two bedroom house on site to share with one couple, all bills included, English first language non-smoker. Minimum term until end of April but available for longer if suitable call/text Andrea 0275 993 007.

HAY FOR SALE - 100 SMALL BALES of clover hay. Pick up in paddock. $6 per bale. Phone 0225 022 533.

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

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

WWW.HAIRTHOUART.CO.NZ for all your hair needs! Natural/organic products.

THIS SUNDAY CRAFT MARKET IS ON this week, Pembroke Park for great NZ handmade arts and crafts, from 10am.

SCHOOL SHOES – Skechers now in store at Big Tums Little Bums, 68 Ardmore St, ph 443 2340.

HAWEA RESIDENTS AND VISITORS – come and join in all the fun on Waitangi Day "Town v Country Challenge". Something for everyone. See advert in this Messenger for further details.

BATTERED BLUE COD on the menu at Beanie Cafe this week!

STAFF WANTED AT BP WANAKA. Full and part time. Call in and ask for Tony Monday to Friday 6am - 4pm.

LALALAND LOUNGE BAR IS SEEKING a passionate venue manager. Must have a vast knowledge of the bar industry, the ability to create and execute new ideas and a general understanding of admin duties. Email: lalalandwanaka@gmail.com or pop into the bar for more details.

PERMANENT CLEANING POSITION AVAILABLE - YHA Wanaka Purple Cow. 30 hours per week, great team environment, regular hours, enjoy YHA perks. Apply at reception - 94 Brownston St.

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

LUGGATE HOTEL - THE PLACE you want to be this summer. Come on out and enjoy the best garden bar in the area. Great food and relaxed atmosphere. Courtesy coach available. Ph 443 8523.

THIS WEEK AT BEANIE CAFE. Open steak sandwich with onion jam, egg, mushroom and hollandaise $15.

RELIABLE NANNY/BABYSITTER AVAILABLE from now until end of February with full drivers licence and up-to-date First Aid Certificate. Call Courtney 0277 394 956.

TO RENT LARGE FURNISHED ROOM(S): Own ensuite, fab views, walk to town. Would suit single or couple happy to share kitchen facilities in family home. Separate entry and small kitchenette also available. $175pw single or $225pw couple - includes power, gas, telephone and WiFi. Ph 021 243 2560 or 443 2560.

HALF PRICE FASHION SALE: All our labels - Threadz, Contrast, Clarity, Holmes & Fallon, Eleni, Salsa, Agenda, Florence & Lily and Citta. Half price - Kitz of Wanaka.

RIPPON SUMMER SOUNDS WEEKEND AT CREEK Cafe! Kicking off with Robbie Glen on Friday and finishing with the legendary Matiu Te Huki on Te Wai Pounamu summer tour 2014 on Sunday arvo! Happy hour 5.30 - 6.30. Sun, sounds and summer. See you there.

'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.

DINGHY FRYAN 10' ALUMINIUM. Welded oars and rowlocks. Good order. Phone 0276 438 400.

LUGGATE HOTEL HAS SUNDAY MUSIC sessions covered. This week we have "The Southern Man" so come on down and enjoy this great duo in our amazing garden bar. Ph 443 8523.

LUGGATE HOTEL – SWAMP THING, (ex John Butler Trio and ex Split Enz) Minnie Marks Sunday February 9th from 4pm in the garden bar. Tickets $20. Courtesy coach available. Ph 443 8523.

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

EXERCYCLE - GOOD CONDITION. $60. Phone 0210 2027 240.

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

GALLERY33. EXHIBITION OPENING: glorious – works from mud by Madeline Child & Philip Jarvis. Opening this Friday 31st Jan from 5pm, all welcome. www.gallery33.co.nz

THE BIG SPUD DIG Bring your buckets and we will fill them with your chosen variety of potatoes. This Sunday 9-3pm, 42 Kennels Lane, Maungawera. $2.00 per kg. Ph 0273 241 121.

MAKE KIP MCGRATH part of your study plan from the start of 2014. Lessons available in Maths, English and Science for students year 2-13. Teaching ratio 1:4. Use us for catching up areas that you have missed or to extend and challenge. Book before Jan 31st to start term 1. Call Nikki 443 1547. 

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 Milo 0272 751 268 www.treetamers.co.nz

TEMPORARY JOBS AVAILABLE: Call Annabel at Coverstaff Wanaka 021 310 733 or email Annabel@jobagency.co.nz

RELAX, BE NURTURED. Lomi lomi massage, lymphatic clearance (MLD). Reduce swelling, pain. Therapeutic treatments. Ph Maryann 443 6463, 0211 101 160.

BULLOCK BAR SUPER RUGBY PICKS is nearly here. Register your name at the Bullock Bar. Starts Feb 21st.

MOVEWELL PILATES AND THE BODY GARAGE are teaming up to offer you Pilates classes all week. Class sizes limited. 8 week series $100. MoveWell Mat classes Mon 6.30pm beg/int, 7.45pm int/adv - Wed 9.15am beg, 6.30pm beg/int - Fri 9.15am beg/int. New Stretch only class 45+ mins $5/class Wed 7.45pm. To book please ph/txt Joss 021 668 393. The Body Garage Mat Classes Tues 7am, 12.15pm and 6pm and Thurs 9.30am. To book please ph/txt Prairie 0212 078 486.

PARENTS UNDERSTAND YOUR TEENAGERS BETTER by learning how their brains develop. Popular speaker Nathan Mikaere Wallis explains why they think and act the way they do, and how alcohol affects the developing brain. Monday February 10, 7:30pm at the Wanaka Presbyterian Community Church Centre on Tenby Street. This is the first of the "On the Same Wavelength" sessions brought to you by the Wanaka Alcohol Group.

RIPPON 1ST FEBRUARY 2014. OFFICIAL BUS TRANSPORT with close drop off to venue. Bus leaves Albert Town Tavern car park on the hour from 10.30, 11.30 & 12.30pm. $10 each way, payable in cash only to driver on entry. Buses returning from 10.30pm until everyone leaves the concert. For more info contact on 0211 690 782.

ALPINE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT TRUST public presentation: "Needs Analysis, Older People". Presbyterian Church, Tenby Street Friday 31st January 10am - 12.30. Morning tea included. Local initiative.

TEMPORARY COMPUTER OPERATOR WANTED for busy Albert Town home office for approx 6 days work. Between dates Friday 7th and Friday 14th February. Computer work from 9am till 1pm. Emails, documents. New Zealand Marine Brokers phone 443 4649, mail@nzmb.com

SUPERBOWL LIVE AND LOUD AT WATER BAR Monday 3rd February. Join us from 11am for live build-up to the biggest event in American sport! Wild Buck jugs $10, hot dog and fries $8 plus chilli dog and fries $10.

ARE YOU IN YEAR FIVE OR SIX? Do you enjoy reading and writing? If you want to join an after school group playing with words this term, please email wordupwanaka@gmail.com

EXPERIENCED CHEF REQUIRED AT ALIVATE RESTAURANT. Drop in your CV or email to info@alivate.co.nz

THE LADY BOOKKEEPERS can take away your stress by doing the books, payroll and GST returns for you, so give us a call on 0275 183 207.

ROOM TO RENT: Fully furnished room in new house on Kings Drive. Couple preferred. Available now. Call 0212 279 898.

RIPPON 1ST FEBRUARY 2014. Official bus transport with close drop off to venue. Bus leaves Wanaka, (Dungarvon street car park) on a continuous loop from 9.30am through to 1.30pm. $5 each way, payable in cash only to driver on entry. Buses returning from 10.30pm until everyone leaves the concert. For more info contact Linda on 0211 690 782.

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

DIGGERS 4.5, 7, 12 TON. Available for hire: Experienced operators. Contact Upper Clutha Transport 03 443 7833.

OVERINDULGE DURING THE FESTIVE SEASON? Cavi-Lipo will help get rid of that stubborn fat! cavitreatments@gmail.com or 0279 737 911. 

THIS WEEK AT WATER BAR we have your post Rippon party blues sorted! Sunday from 10am our amazing $10 bacon and eggs breakfast, plus 2 for 1 on all desserts all day! Don't forget happy hour daily from 5.30pm to 6.30pm.

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.

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

OFFICE SPACE FOR LEASE. Start the New Year in a new office. Share in half an office in Wanaka's newest office space, 93 Ardmore Street available. Please phone Rebecca for further details, 443 1243.

FOR SALE: NISSAN PRIMERA 1995. 2litre, 5 speed manual, very good condition, excellent all round car. 195,000 km's. $3,700. Call or Txt 0274 822 883.

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.

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

YOGA FOR YOUR WELLBEING. Small classes in a peaceful setting. Contact Jill at jillmidgley@gmail.com or 443 7655 for more information.

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.

ENJOY CENTRAL OTAGO'S BEST, fresh locally grown fruit and vegetables from the Wanaka Farmers Market, every Thursday from 3pm Pembroke Park. 

BUILDING WORK WANTED. Have all own tools. Available for casual hours. Phone Hayden 021 713 080.

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

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

MUSIC TUITION: PIANO, GUITAR, saxophone, clarinet available. For more information call 443 1416. Term begins Wednesday February 5th. Studio - Wanaka Art Centre.

WEDDING ARCH, SHEPHERD CROOKS, large metal heart for hire. A real wow factor at your wedding. Phone 021 567 115.

BICHON X, READY TO GO on 11th February, will be wormed, vac and vet checked, girls and boys, phone 0211 560 352 or 0210 349 094.

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON. Now open Saturdays by appointment only. Phone 443 5898.

COT FOR SALE - Large Classic Touchwood cot - natural timber, very good condition - $250. Ph 0274 764 062.

REMOVAL TRUCK/ HORSE FLOAT TRUCK required for a house move. I have my HT and am prepared to pay for usage. Please ph 0212 846 773.

EXPERIENCED CAFE STAFF REQUIRED AT CAFE GUSTO. We are looking for a hard working person to join our team. Please phone or text Nicky on 0274 987 910.

KITCHEN ASSISTANT/PREP CHEF AND dishwashers needed at Relishes café. Please pop in and fill in an application form. Thanks.

SASANOKI'S JAPANESE OF THE WEEK: 'suteki' (sue-tech-key) meaning 'wonderful', 'awesome'. How 'suteki' Wanaka is, with this weather! So is Sasanoki. Ring to book your table on 443 6474.

BUILDER AVAILABLE. Commercial or domestic. Quality work at an affordable price. Also gardening and rubbish removal. Phone Paul 0279 364 131.

LIVE JAZZ AT THE LANDING. Come for a drink or dinner from 6.30.

SALE - SUMMER SHOES AND SANDALS. $25 - $50 off. Bata Bullets in stock. Winter stock arriving daily at Shoes Unlimited, 80b Ardmore Street.

COMPLIMENTARY PREP & POLISH PEDICURE at Emma for Beauty when you book in for your hand Shellac treatment. Offer ends February 28th. Book now! 443 6392 www.emmforbeauty.co.nz

COMPETENT BUILDER REQUIRED for immediate start. Phone Jonny 0274 392 249 or email CV to jgkingbuilderltd@gmail.com

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

KAGOSHIMA CITY, JAPAN HAS A large port, complete with a navy yard and a central fish market (like a miniature version of Tokyo's famous Tsukiji Market). The city's industries produce Satsuma porcelain ware, textiles, and metal and wood products, and its hot springs make it a popular tourist attraction. It is the seat of two universities and is historically important as the castle town of the Shimazu family, the only feudal family to play a leading role in Japanese history in both medieval and modern times. The Messenger is available in Kagoshima on-line at www.mymessenger.co.nz

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

WANAKA STUDIOS - new full time music space now open! Drums, electric/accoustic guitars, bass, vocals, DJ and electronica tuition. Individual and band based playing with professional gear. Rehearsal space for bands, shows, groups. Facebook Wanaka Studios or contact Gman 0274 415 348.

POTATOES POTATOES POTATOES It's all on this Sunday at 42 Kennels Lane Maungawera 9 - 3pm. Bring your buckets and we will fill them with freshly dug potatoes for $2.00 per kg. Ph 0273 241 121.

FOR SALE, BASKETBALL HOOP AND POLE $200, dolls house and furniture $100, single bed with trundler, green frame, no mattress. Fridge, suitable as extra fridge, free! Call 021 753 392.

DANCE OUT LOUD PERFORMANCE ACADEMY - Rachel Erichsen. Enrol today! Find a dance class that suits you. From 9yrs to adults. Phone 021 915 573 or email:erichsen.rachel@gmail.com. Timetable on website: www.erichsenrachel.wix.com/danceoutloud

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

AT THE SUNDAY CRAFT MARKET, Pembroke Park, there are lots of special gift ideas to take home to special people!

IS YOUR TEENAGER NEEDING help to clarify career path and direction? Transformation for Teenagers, personal coaching and guidance. Contact Lee Ball, Diploma Life Coaching. Ph: 443 1447 or 0273 334 909, leeball40@gmail.com

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

STUNNING AFFORDABLE PRINTS, canvases, murals, books of Wanaka, Central Otago and beyond by Gilbert van Reenen make wonderful gifts and mementos. See them at Christofer Robyn, Speargrass Inn, www.cleangreen.co.nz/central phone 443 7951.

RENTAL PROPERTIES ARE IN SHORT SUPPLY - Please help us! We have many great tenants looking for long term unfurnished or part furnished homes – if you have a property that you think might or could be available for rent give us a call – Anne is a "Harcourts Accredited Property Manager" with 15 years of local knowledge in the rental market – call her today to discuss your options - Anne at Harcourts Property Management Wanaka phone: Ph 03 443 1533.

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.

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.

HOLIDAY HOUSE FOR RENT. Available for Warbirds (min 4 night stay). Lovely 3 brm 2 bthrm home, easy walk to town, fully furnished, $400.00 p/n, Ph 0275 550 049.

FOR SALE: NISSAN SAFARI 1994. Manual, diesel. Winch, spots, compressor, TJM bars, roof rack, loaded with extras. Ph 0212 846 773.

HOSPO SUPER STAR REQUIRED AT URBAN GRIND. D.M., barista skills preferred. Apply in person to 72 Ardmore Street.

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

GIBSTOPPING, PAINTING AND wall papering. Local with years of experience. Free quote. Phone 443 8126.

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

CELEBRATE CHINESE NEW YEAR IN ARROWTOWN 31st January. Free 1 hour Tai Chi classes, Buckingham Green 1pm and 2.30pm. Discover the art of Chinese brush painting - 90 min workshops at Athenaeum Hall 9.30am and 12pm. $5. Bookings essential - events@summerdaze.co.nz

TONGUE-TIED AND TERRIFIED WHEN SPEAKING to a group? Public speaking one of your biggest fears? Supportive, fun, constructive "Speak With Confidence" course begins February 20th. For more details contact Lee Ball 443 1447 or 0273 334 909 or leeball40@gmail.com

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

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.

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

SWAP A COTTAGE/BATCH Wanaka/Albert Town 18th till 21st April. Sleeps two. For same beach front Marahau, Able Tasman. Dates negotiable for Marahau. Phone 03 527 8079 or 03 553 0442.

LIVE MUSIC AT THE BULLOCK BAR - This Friday night we have "The Southern Man" then on Saturday we have the "Flaming Moes". See ya at the Bully!

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

THE ACUPUNCTURE ROOM WANAKA now open in the Wanaka Lakes Health Centre, on Cardrona Valley Road. NZ Registered Acupuncturist and ACC Provider, Check out website www.theacupunctureroomwanaka.com or call Kate Perriam on 03 443 0742, 0273 211 682.

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.

SOUTHERN FIREWOOD - Green cut to suit your fire or dry firewood. Phone or text Brent 0274 403 054.

TIME TO REPAINT THE HOUSE? - come and see us for all your paint and decorating needs - Placemakers in Ballantyne Road.

ELECTRICIAN - SWITCHBOARD UPGRADES, repairs, alterations, heat pump installations. Clive Kirkland Electrical 0274 338 619 or 443 5177.

BP WANAKA IS LOOKING FOR full and part time staff. Call in and ask for Tony Monday to Friday 6am - 4pm.

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

FUNKY KIDS BIRTHDAY CAKES available at Cakes of Wanaka! Pop in to the shop to have a chat!

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

KIDS BIKE 24 INCH ALLOY with front suspension and disc brakes. Great bike, really light, welcome to view. $60. Ph 0275 668 902.

HAPPY HOUNDS, dog walking service. Too busy to walk your dog or simply want reassurance that your dog is happy? I am starting a daily service to exercise small groups of dogs for exercise, socialization and stimulation. $12 for a two hour session. Can meet at lake or I can pick up/drop off for your convenience. Bookings essential Call Jo 021 330 330.

LOADS OF BARGAINS! Ice skates, wet suit, Tomy train set, Wasgij puzzles, ceramic lampshades, Z-bed and more! See Wanaka Live for more details or call 0276 001 477. 

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

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON - Four senior stylists, De Lorenzo colour and product. Get out of town. 1/12 Frederick Street. Phone 443 5898.

DO YOU SUFFER FROM STUBBORN FATTY areas of the hips, thighs, stomach, love handles, back, arms, legs? You need Cavi-Lipo treatments. cavitreatments@gmail.com or 0279 737 911.

LONE STAR WANAKA are looking for kitchen staff and a part time cleaner. Contact Helena on 443 6901, helenar@lonestar.co.nz or pop in with your CV to Lone Star at 50 Cardrona Valley Road after 5pm.

DUTY MANAGER WANTED FOR RESTAURANT in Wanaka from mid-February to mid-March. Call 0212 694 394.

2-STRING STRAWBALES WANTED for construction - dry, well compacted with as few seed heads as possible. 200 approx. 0220 139 062.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN – The next karaoke night is on the 7th of Febuary Desperado Entertainment. 

CARAVAN FOR SALE - 20 FOOT, 5 BERTH. Almost new. Awning, WOF, full sized fridge and microwave. $9,500. Phone 0211 698 769 or 443 2930.

GHETTO BLASTER LIVE AT OPIUM BAR this Friday. Want to get hyped up for Rippon this weekend? Well these boys know how to rock the party in a huge way, with their explosive live DnB, Reggae and Funk! Free entry all night and $5 drinks.

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

CLASSIC MOTORCYCLE RESTORATIONS for all your motorcycle servicing. Oils, chains, tyres, batteries. Top brands, top service. Pickup and delivery. Phone John Holgate 0274 322 917.

QUAD BIKING QUAD BIKING QUAD BIKING Grab your mates and ride out into the mountains with The Cardrona Quads. www.thecardrona.co.nz 03 443 1228.

GILLESPIE PASS WILD WALK - take some time out in May and join us for this 4 day trip in the Wilkin-Young area. Light packs, food supplied, transport organised. Includes two nights camping (weather permitting) and jet boat out. Scheduled trip running 5-8 May or get your own group together for a private trip. Check out www.aspiringguides.com or visit us upstairs 99 Ardmore St, Wanaka ph 443 9422.

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

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

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.

PHYSIOTHERAPIST WANTED PARTTIME: New position has become available for a Physiotherapist to join a complimentary musculoskeletal team in Wanaka. Must be registered in New Zealand, preferably have private practice experience but not essential. You must like hands-on and are driven by delivering top-notch results. We are a positive supportive team and would love to hear from you if the above ticks all your boxes. Please let us know all about you by sending your enquiry to info@muscle-knots.com

SALE ON SUMMER CLOTHING AT Big Tums Little Bums, Ardmore St,ph 443 2340.

EMPLOYMENT DISPUTES, LEGISLATION, employer obligations, 90 day trials, court action! When employment matters, speak to an expert, easinz@hotmail.co.nz Phone 021 665 013.

GET ALL YOUR PICNIC GOODIES FOR RIPPON FESTIVAL at the Wanaka Farmers Market on Pembroke Park every Thursday 3 – 6 pm.