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23 April 2014



YOUTH MOUNTAIN BIKE SKILLS COURSE, 8+ years, 28-29th April, 9am-3pm, $180. Skills, safety, maintenance, adventures, social and movies. www.be-spoked.co.nz. Call Jo 0212 538 213 or email: guestjo@gmail.com. Eat, ride, fix, eat, watch, play, eat, sleep, dream, repeat.

MAY MADNESS XC RUNS! Sunday May 11th, 18th, 25th, 10am Lismore Park. Aspiring Athletics and Park Endurance (Val Burke), are combining to offer runners of all ages, competitive or fun courses - 1.5km, 3km, 6km. $5. Contact: valburke@xtra.co.nz

STYLISH AND CENTRAL FULLY FURNISHED OFFICE space looking for professional business persons to rent. Suit practitioners and counsellors as well as office workers. Available now for competitive rate. Phone 0275 343 497.

BAR/RESTAURANT MANAGER REQUIRED for lakeside establishment. Duty Manager's Licence and three years managerial experience essential. Knowledge of Astute desirable. Must be willing to work unsociable hours. This is a permanent long term position. Phone 443 2920 or email: info@lakebar.co.nz

TABLES, BOOK CASES, DOORS and lots more. Custom-made cabinetry and furniture, timber machining and more. Phone Rich the Cabinetmaker 027 5263 695. View at www.tinyurl.com/richwanaka

ACCOMMODATION WANTED: Otago Polytechnic student (female) wanting room in a flat or board, in Wanaka, from late May to October. Ph/Txt: 0276 597 090 or email: evie@horderreay.co.nz

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

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

FOR SALE - DYSON VACUM CLEANER (stand up) almost new $350, 2 seater sofa with 2 covers $250. Commercial ironing board $100. Large fridge $350. Pony saddle $150. Curtains galore, maroon, the rest all cream and long. Mobile 021 942 048.

WINTER ACCOMMODATION - ALBERT TOWN May - October. No smoking or pets. Suit couple with own transport, working at ski resort. $200/week. Phone 027 5883 073.

COUCH FOR SALE. Black leather 3 seater square arms. Good condition. $350. Phone 027 3229 582.

JETSKIS FOR RENT. New Seadoo GTI130 $250 half day, $350 full day. Torque Marine. Ph 443 6404 or 0274 436 404.

CENTRAL WANAKA HOUSE FOR RENT. Cosy, 3 bedroom house with great sun and close to town, cafes and lake. Fully furnished and self contained including linen and kitchen gear. Available from May to December. $420pw. Phone 0278 947 980.

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.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN now have take away meals on the menu. Go to Facebook and check them out.

FIREWOOD FOR SALE - Dry Pine $80 per metre. Delivered to Wanaka and surrounding areas. Phone 027 9157 343.

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.

CAR BOOT SALE: $15 PER BOOT. You keep proceeds of what you sell. Baking, preserves, clothes. Anything you want to sell. Tarras school fundraiser. Sunday 27th April from 1.30pm. Phone Tania to book a site on 03 445 2644 or 0273 236 974.

BULLOCK BAR LIVE MUSIC this Saturday night, we have the Hard Yards.

GARAGE SALE ANZAC DAY, 15 Sunrise Bay Drive. Includes new oil heater, kitchenware, books, designer clothing, winter bedding, goosedown duvet and much more. 10am - 2pm. Phone 021 0292 8389.

PC DESKTOP COMPUTER FOR SALE. 500 GB External Hard drive. Microsoft Office Home and Business 2010, LED 24" Monitor and Brother laser printer/scanner and copier. Very little use. Purchased December 2012. $500 ono ($1,935.00 new). Please phone 0274 672 126 for further details.

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

BYO BYO BYO – Select a bottle of wine from our bottle store at bottle store prices to have with the best Reserve Grade steak in Wanaka, guaranteed. Bullock Bar Grill, no bull! See you at the Bully!

PILATES AT THE BODY GARAGE – A new term of pilates mat classes is beginning 5th of May offering beginner, intermediate, pregnancy and blokes classes for all ages and abilities. Call/text Prairie at 021 2078 486 or visit www.thebodygarage.co.nz for more details.

RIPPING ON THE DH, skateboard, wakeboard, speedwing, dirt bike, jump bike? nick@activexposure.com wants to take photos of you for free! Phone 021 356 627.

SASANOKI'S JAPANESE OF THE WEEK: 'rogankyo' (logan-kyo, as in Tokyo) meaning 'reading glasses', which is available for your use at Sasanoki FOC. It was a hit over the Easter weekend. Bruno knows what it's like when you need one 'cos he needs one too.

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

WANAKA WELLNESS – Integrated Natural Healthcare Centre. The ambulance at the top of the cliff! Professional services, treatments, products, Far Infrared Sauna, BioPulse Detox plus lending library and studio hire for classes or courses. Visit www.wanakawellness.co.nz for full list of services. Phone 443 4668.

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.

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

ATTENTION ALL ATV/ MOTORCYCLE OWNERS: Qualified Honda Tech – Mito Trained - available for all ATV/ Motorcycle on Farm servicing. Daniel 0210 796 336.

CAKES OF WANAKA HAVE LOADS OF sweet treats in the cabinet over the school holidays and ANZAC weekend. Come on down check out Wanaka's best little boutique cake shop on the lake front.

HILUX FOR SALE - 2002, 490,000km, $13,000, WOF, rego, rucs, serviced, runs sweet. Well loved. Good tyres, chains, canopy and cover. Phone 0273 348 370.

PROFESSOR JIM MCQUILLAN,lecture on "Silver & Gold Nanoparticles: From elixir of life to biosensors". Presbyterian Community Centre, 6 pm Friday 2 May. Wanaka Royal Society. Public welcome, $5 admission

LOCAL WANTING TO RENT 2 - 3 BEDROOM house/cottage/unit, long term. Prepared to be flexible with time frame. Has small dog and cat. Would prefer unfurnished with garage or storage area. Phone Nicky Smith (nee McLeod) 03 443 8004 or 0272 203 325.

CLEANER AVAILABLE - Reliable and efficient local lady available for weekly/fortnightly or casual house cleaning. Phone Phil Chilman on 0273 913 729.

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

WANAKA MADE! www.theslammertool.com would like to say thank you to all the local support that helped us be successful at the recent "Tool Olympics" in Germany. Made in Wanaka, exported to the world! Slam on!

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.

MOVEWELL PILATES NEW CLASS SCHEDULE starting Mon 5 May: Mat classes, Mon 6.30pm, Wed 9.15am, 6.30pm, Fri 9.15am. Equipment circuit class, Mon 7.30pm (mostly men), Wed 7.30pm. Cost $120.00/8 week series, max 6 people - limited spaces avail. Studio equipment, individual programmed sessions, Mon 11am, Wed 11.30am, Thurs 1pm. Max 3 people $25/session. Private sessions available too.To book please ph/txt Joss 021 668 393.

FROM VEGEMITE SANDWICHES IN WANAKA to wiener schnitzel in Vienna, Austria. The Messenger is available in Vienna online at www.mymessenger.co.nz

MULTI-SKILLED OPERATOR REQUIRES a full time position in the Wanaka area. Have class 1,2,3,4,5 WTR, very experienced in final finishing with grader and excavator. Experience with Truck/Trailer and Loaders. Please phone 022 0694 042, A/H 443 6628.

WANAKA GOLF CLUB CLEANER REQUIRED from early May, for approximately 5 hours per week, with additional hours over summer and during tournaments. If you are interested please contact Kaye at: admin@wanakagolf.co.nz 

SOUTHERN LAKES TOWING, 17 GORDON ROAD, 24hr call out service. You stall, we haul! Call Gregory Noye 021 659 180.

BERNADETTE BEECH TUTORING and homework help, specialising in literacy and numeracy. Please contact 0212 770 337 and/or: beechbernadette@gmail.com for details.

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

FOR RENT: MODERN FULLY FURNISHED 2 bedroom apartment. Close to local gym. Walk into town. Private balcony. Off street parking and lock up area. Use of spa pool and sauna. Available for long term rent. Phone 443 0045. www.accommodationwanaka.com

BULLOCK BAR LOYALTY CARDS – $1000 Hunting and Fishing voucher up for grabs. Free to sign up. 

FUTON/SOFA BED MODERN STYLE by JA Lewis, covered in taupe microsuede, metal frame and removeable arms, great condition $650. Phone 0274 341 080.

NANNY/PERSONAL ASSISTANT. Are you looking for a "nanny extraordinaire"? I am qualified, mature and reliable with years of experience from infants to teenagers. I have loads of enthusiasm, energy and ideas! Ideally I would like 3 days a week, but I am open to your family's needs. Please don't hesitate to call me on 0221 576 184.

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

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

SMALLBORE RIFLE CLUB OPENING NIGHT April 28th 6.30pm Lake Wanaka Centre. Contact Craig 021 513 508.

BOOBS N BUBBLES, BALLS N BEER, fundraiser in aid of NZ Breast & Prostate Cancer Foundations, Lake Wanaka Centre, Thursday 29th May 7pm. Tickets $20, Call John 027 4479 433.

$15 FISH & CHIPS + SPECIAL DESSERT every Friday lunch at the Lake Hawea Hotel. Booking's advised. Call 03 443 1224.

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

RIVERHAVEN ESTATE – 1 acre sections available and ready for your new dream home. Close to town and only 2 sections left. Call Ainslie at GJ Gardner today 0274 911 955. 

SADLY, IT'S OUR LAST CRAFT MARKET for the season this Sunday. We will be back again at Labour Weekend in October!

ROOM AVAILABLE FOR RENT WANAKA, now until 30 April, double bed, ensuite, m/w, bar fridge. Linen included. Quiet couple only. $80/night. Min 2 nights. Ph 022 0860 499.

KIDS EAT FOR FREE from the kids menu every day at the Lake Hawea Hotel. Bring your whole family for a night out and save on the wee ones. Booking's advised. Call 03 443 1224.

BUILDING AT NORTHLAKE? Think Espan Roofing Tray. www.metalcraftroofing.co.nz  Phone Andrew 021 766 167.

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

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON IS DELIGHTED TO advise that Maria Sutton will be joining the team from 29th April. Maria has an extensive background in all aspects of hairdressing. She has worked in London for many years specialising in colour. Maria loves upstyling for special occasions and weddings. She has worked on fashion shows, editorials and for Toni Guy. Maria looks forward to providing you with a unique salon experience. Phone 443 5898.

ENTERTAIN THE KIDS without spending a fortune. Wastebusters shop has games, puzzles, books, toys, sports gear and creative projects. Open seven days, 9am-5pm (closed Good Friday and until noon on Anzac day). The shop that doesn't cost the earth.

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.

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

DO YOU WANT A CHALLENGING PILATES CLASS? Pure Pilates is for you. 9.30am Tuesdays and Thursdays with Steph at Body3Resilience. Call 443 5878.

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.

BRAND NEW HOUSE on 1 acre, close to town. 4 bedroom, lots of upgraded specs, finishing now only. $549,000. Call Ainslie at GJ Gardner today 0274 911 955.

ACCOMMODATION MANAGER REQUIRED. Must be an all-rounder in housekeeping, laundry, office and reservations duties. Min 1 years experience, to work flexible hours including weekends and holidays. Permanent residents only, please apply to phone 443 8333.

NEED A ROOF? Scaffold? Extreme Roofing and Scaffolding we've got you covered 443 6239, extremeroofing.co.nz

SOMETHING SPECIAL CAKES is excited to announce our 2014 cupcake and cake education workshop series starting in May. Please visit our website www.somethingspecialcakes.co.nz for more information.

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

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

PEMBROKE PUTT MINI GOLF. Affordable family fun entertainment these school holidays. Open 7 days from 10am. Brownston St, behind New World.

PART TIME WORK AVAILABLE 1 day a week to start, delivering organic goodies to our customers. NZ Driver Licence required. Experienced driver with good knowledge of Queenstown Lakes area preferred. Excellent communication and customer service skills. Contact Kat on 021 993 632 or kat@organicexpress.co.nz

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

LAKE HAWEA GOLF CLUB INC AGM 11th May 2014 at Clubrooms 12 midday. Secretary Neil Matchett.

DOUBLE KAYAK FOR SALE Q-Kayaks Delta model. Red, sit-on style. Perfect for lake use. Includes two red paddles, seats. Excellent condition. $950. Phone 443 7339 or 027 2306 874.

GARAGE SALE - SATURDAY 26TH April. 1 Terranova Place 10.30am. Moving house. Table and 4 chairs, sofa bed, fax/phone, photo frames plus other household and garage items.

CAR FOR SALE: MITSUBISHI LANCER 4X4 station wagon 1990. As is where is. Rego valid July but no warrant. Kms 218,838. New set of snow tires included. $500 ono. 443 2830.

LATITUDE 44 FITNESS IS SEEKING an awesome trainer to join their team! You will need to be a dynamic, fun-loving person, passionate about fitness and have relevant formal training qualifications. We are keen to find the right person and are happy to tailor a role to suit the right applicant's needs. Please either call Peta on 021 590 530 or email your resume with cover letter to peta.brown@latitude44fitness.com

FREE "GARAGE SALE" SIGN, with your address on it, when you advertise your garage sale in the Messenger. ($5 deposit required.)

FOR HIRE 20FT DRY CONTAINER. Ph 0272 923 777.

SHAKE OFF THAT TENSION! Group TRE with Steph at Body3Reslience. 11 am Tuesdays. Individual sessions by appointment. Ph 443 5878.

THE OIL CHANGE EXPRESS OPENING offer for April. A free car wash with each oil change!

HORSERIDING & QUADBIKING @THE CARDRONA! Come riding- horses, quads or both on the same ride! Call Kel 443-1228 info: www.thecardrona.co.nz

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.

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

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

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

ERWIN PERZY, TOYMAKER to the Kaiser, created the first snowglobe in 1900 in Vienna. His first design, the Basilica of Maria Zell, contained snow made from ground rice. The glass globe was 40mm in diameter on a gypsum base which was painted black. The Perzy family today still produce snow globes completely by hand in the same house in Vienna. The Messenger is available in Vienna online at www.mymessenger.co.nz

DRY WILLOW FIREWOOD. Ready to burn now. Contact Ken on 021 1593 126.

HOUSE FOR RENT. Winter rental available from May to October, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, warm and sunny, walking distance to town, log burner and heat pump, fully furnished incl Sky TV. Ph 0275 550 049.

SUBMISSIONS TO THE WANAKA LAKEFRONT Reserves Management Plan close on the 5th May at 5pm. This plan is far too important an issue to be decided by special interest groups, it needs every ones input! Please go onto www.qldc.govt.nz, click on the above (on right halfway down) and read plan. It doesn't take long and is easy to follow. Clause 8.8.3.2 allows buildings on Roy's Bay foreshore. This is your last chance to have a say on this issue as once this becomes law there will be very little you can do to stop any building taking place in this iconic setting.

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.

RENT/HOUSE SWAP ALBERT TOWN. Family moving to Christchurch, looking for a 4 bedroom house to rent. Would also consider house swap for 6 - 12 months. Contact 0275 382 243.

EXCLUSIVE - 1 NIGHT ONLY - MOROCCAN refined cuisine made easy. Think colour, gastronomic delights, demos, tastings, gift bags, recipes/exclusive pop up shopping on the night. Shared Plate. Returns to Wanaka $45 pp. Mediterranean Market Wanaka 03 443 0118, 027 6005 787 Sue, 021 403 333 Tanya, or on line at: https://www.eventbrite.co.nz/e/moroccan-refined-cusine-made-easy-tickets-11229998227 (+ booking fee). Make Autumn a season to remember.

THE OIL CHANGE EXPRESS - no bookings required. Oil & filter changed from $79.95, plus tax, (conditions apply). Call into 17A Gordon Road.

FINE WOOLS WANAKA, 8 Helwick St for Anne-Marie's beautiful crochet surprises! Plus Teddys, Liq'-Rish  Kids and much much more.

FOR SALE: 1995 SUBARU LEGACY wagon 250T.  Auto, 4WD. Surplus to requirements. $1984.90 with rego and WOF. Phone 021 318 245.

FOR SALE - INTERNET AND OFFICE SERVICES BUSINESS operating in Wanaka for over 15 years from established, high traffic location: Modern equipment, stable management systems and solid earnings. Affordably priced. Ideal partnership opportunity. See Trademe #DUA610. Contact owner Greg 0274 178 434.

1 DOZ OYSTERS, SALAD AND CHIPS $25 at Wanaka Districts Club Saturday 26th April from 6pm. Subject to availability.

LATITUDE 44 FITNESS INTRODUCTION PROGRAM! Places have been filling fast for recent runs and the next program is starting on 28th April and will be held over three weeks on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6.30pm. This is hands-on coaching with a 1:4 coach/client ratio that will develop your strength and mobility for life. Complimentary Functional Movement Screening conducted on every participant. For more information ring 03 669 3444 or email peta.brown@latitude44fitness.com

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   

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.

GARAGE SALE, Saturday 26th, 8-1pm @ 3 Bevan Place. Had a big clearout. Loads of good quality items. Txt 021 1170 644.

SUNDAY LEGENDARY CARVERY BUFFET at the Lake Hawea Hotel. Great food and amazing view for $18 (senior citizen), $12 (kids), $27.50 (adults). Booking's advised. Call 03 443 1224.

THE WANAKA SINGERS' A.G.M. will be held on Saturday 3 May 2014, at the home of the President, Yvonne McLeod, 107 Meadowstone Drive, at 4pm. Apologies to the Secretary, Ruth Briscoe, phone 443 8773.

NEED A ROOF? Scaffold? Extreme Roofing and Scaffolding we've got you covered 443 6239, extremeroofing.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.

VIENNA IS WELL KNOWN FOR wiener schnitzel, a cutlet of veal or pork that is pounded flat, coated in flour, egg and breadcrumbs, and fried in clarified butter. It is available in almost every restaurant that serves Viennese cuisine and can be eaten hot or cold. Vienna also has a long tradition of producing the finest cakes and desserts, the most famous being Apfelstrudel and Sachertorte. The Messenger is available in Vienna online at www.mymessenger.co.nz

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, 9 Clutha Place, Peninsula Bay.

NOT SLEEPING SO WELL? Could be your pillow. For feather/down, wool, manmade fibre try Kaleidoscope, Helwick St, Wanaka. Phone 03 443 7980.

SKI GEAR SALE 10am-12noon Sun 27 April at Minaret Lodge, 34 Eely Point Road. 2nd hand skis, boards, clothing. If interested in selling your gear, turn up 9-10am, $20 fee for sellers. Sponsored by Wanaka Ski&Snowsports Club.

TIGHT BACK AND HIP FLEXORS? Join Steph's Core Release class at Body3Resilience. Tuesdays 1pm. Ph 443 5878.

FULL TIME, LONG TERM VACANCIES at the Paradiso becoming available soon. Chef/Duty Manager and Duty Manager/Barista. Both positions require a current duty manager's certificate and an extraordinary, motivated, multi-talented, experienced person! Please drop in your CV into the Paradiso to apply. 

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

TO GET YOUR FIVE A DAY the fresh organic way come to Wanaka Farmers Market every Thursday from 3pm Pembroke Park.

EXCLUSIVE - 1 NIGHT ONLY - MOROCCAN refined cuisine made easy. Think colour, gastronomic delights, demos, tastings, gift bags, recipes/exclusive pop up shopping on the night. Shared Plate. Returns to Wanaka $45 pp. Mediterranean Market Wanaka 03 443 0118, 027 6005 787 Sue, 021 403 333 Tanya, or on line at: https://www.eventbrite.co.nz/e/moroccan-refined-cusine-made-easy-tickets-11229998227 (+ booking fee). Make Autumn a season to remember.

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

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

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

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.

FEEL LIKE A SUN, SURF & SHOPPING holiday in Queensland? Superior modern 2 bedroom beachfront apartment Currumbin, 10mins from Coolangatta airport. Tel 0274 897 222.

ENTERTAIN THE KIDS WITHOUT SPENDING a fortune. Wastebusters shop has games, puzzles, books, toys, sports gear and creative projects. Open from 9am to 5pm seven days, (opening at noon on Anzac day). The shop that doesn't cost the earth.

THE OIL CHANGE EXPRESS OPENING offer for April. A free car wash with each oil change!

BIRGIT IS BACK AT ALI BABAS for women's hairstyling this week and next - Tuesday 22nd April to Saturday 3rd May, then on holiday till June 3rd. Phone 443 1722 for an appointment.

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

GREEN TOAD X RENTAL Hardtail Bauer mountain bikes $450! $450! Behind Boa Boa Takeaway, Lakefront. Phone 03 443 4315.

CAKES OF WANAKA HAVE LOADS OF sweet treats in the cabinet over the school holidays and ANZAC weekend. Come on down check out Wanaka's best little boutique cake shop on the lake front.

PEMBROKE PUTT MINI GOLF. Affordable family fun entertainment these school holidays. Open 7 days from 10am. Brownston St, behind New World.

BRAND NEW HOUSE on 1 acre, close to town. 4 bedroom, lots of upgraded specs, finishing now only. $549,000. Call Ainslie at GJ Gardner today 0274 911 955.

HOTDESK OFFICE SPACE FOR LEASE ON HELWICK STREET. Cheap rent, cool offices, great location. Internet, power, boardroom, kitchen, bathroom, desk and chair all included. Call Hamish on 0272 268 106 for more details. Monthly contracts. Get in. Get out. Too easy.

DUBLIN BAY POTTERY - take your coffee seriously? There's a seriously good range of locally crafted, high quality expresso, cappuccino cups and mugs hot from the kiln, just for you. New designs plus popular favourites across all tableware. Jill's homespun wools - Tiny tots and toddlers jackets and jerseys, socks and hats. Patterns and beautiful Ashford wool in stock plus colour charts for ordering your choice. Hours 10am - 5pm daily including Easter weekend. Pottery sign 3km past Albert Town bridge. Phone 443 1158 or 0274 601 042.

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON IS DELIGHTED TO advise that Maria Sutton will be joining the team from 29th April. Maria has an extensive background in all aspects of hairdressing. She has worked in London for many years specialising in colour. Maria loves upstyling for special occasions and weddings. She has worked on fashion shows, editorials and for Toni Guy. Maria looks forward to providing you with a unique salon experience. Phone 443 5898.

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

FREE FERRY TO AUCKLAND CBD... looking for a fabulous home to rent in Auckland... without the traffic and with stunning views? Waterfront, with stunning views, fully furnished, walk-in walk-out. High quality chattels, modern design, open fire, underfloor heating, lift. Decks for watching the sea and sunset. Private garden, vege garden. Garage parking, lovely neighbours! Outdoor room with open fire and adjacent spa pool. Sea with beach promenade at bottom of garden. Fishing, kayak and bike available. Free ferries all day from 9am for Goldcard holders. Car (Subaru) available to rent. Available 2 weeks in May and all of July and August. Excellent references essential. Contact 64 21 567 805.

WIN HIGHLANDERS HOME GAME TICKETS for you and 3 mates – it's easy. Use your Bullock Bar loyalty card and go in the draw with every purchase - too easy and it's free to sign up – see ya at the Bully.

ASPIRING GYMSPORTS AERIALS: Trapeze and Silks 6 week foundation course for adults and teens. To register your interest call Renee 021 629 345 or 443 8485.

WANTED TO RENT - FARM COTTAGE within 25kms of Wanaka for approx 12 months. Couple with one child, arriving mid June. Phone 443 1321 for more details.

1 DOZ OYSTERS, SALAD AND CHIPS $25 at Wanaka Districts Club Saturday 26th April from 6pm. Subject to availability.

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. 

FOR SALE - INTERNET AND OFFICE SERVICES BUSINESS operating in Wanaka for over 15 years from established, high traffic location: Modern equipment, stable management systems and solid earnings. Affordably priced. Ideal partnership opportunity. See Trademe #DUA610. Contact owner Greg 0274 178 434.

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

BEFORE THE TEMPERATURE REALLY DROPS, don't forget your pre-winter groom at Wanaklean Dog! Call/text Emily on 0275 110 282.

WORKING FAMILY URGENTLY REQUIRED to rent a 2 or 3 bedroom home, have a small dog - non malting. Very tidy tenants, looking to rent for 6-12 months. Up to $400 per week. Local residents. Genuine calls only please. Phone 022 0694 042, 443 6628,

BY DESIGN OUR BODIES ARE extremely clever and at the centre of any disturbance, there is health. Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy is about accessing and reconnecting with health. Learn more at www.consciousness-rising.com or call Jennie on 0275 248 858.

AUDI 1999 FOR SALE: A4 S/wagon, 118,000kms, new cam belt, W.O.F., silver/blue cloth trim, any inspection $7500. Ph Greg 021 748 107.

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

GRASS GRUB A PROBLEM? The time is right - spray now and avoid costly damage. Call John 0272 640 133.

GALLERY33. EXHIBITION OPENING and artist talk - Thurs 24th April. Watershed – Martin Hill in collaboration with Philippa Jones. Please join Martin, Philippa and team for a wine from 5pm, all welcome. www.gallery33.co.nz

MAC UNIFORM ITEMS FOR SALE: XL mens soft-shell school jacket $65, and new style grey polo shirt size L $20. Both in great condition, as hardly worn. Phone/txt Karen 027 2890 365.

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

ASPIRING ATHLETICS WINTER PROGRAMME restarts 8th May, Wanaka Primary Hall, 3.30pm. Call 027 4733 141 to register.

BOOBS N BUBBLES, BALLS N BEER, fundraiser in aid of NZ Breast & Prostate Cancer Foundations, Lake Wanaka Centre, Thursday 29th May 7pm. Tickets $20, Call John 027 4479 433.

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.

SUBMISSIONS TO THE WANAKA LAKEFRONT Reserves Management Plan close on the 5th May at 5pm. This plan is far too important an issue to be decided by special interest groups, it needs every ones input! Please go onto www.qldc.govt.nz, click on the above (on right halfway down) and read plan. It doesn't take long and is easy to follow. Clause 8.8.3.2 allows buildings on Roy's Bay foreshore. This is your last chance to have a say on this issue as once this becomes law there will be very little you can do to stop any building taking place in this iconic setting.

COUCH FOR SALE. Black leather 3 seater square arms. Good condition. $350. Phone 027 3229 582.

1995 TOYOTA CORSA automatic 1.5lt, 200km, WOF till July, rego till August. New tyres and battery. Good stereo. Very reliable and economical. $2,800. Phone 443 7879 or 021 0202 7240.

UNITS FOR RENT - $160 p/w including power. 6 weeks minimum rental. Fully self-contained furnished studio units in Capell Ave, Hawea. 200m to shop and pub. Call 021 467 336.

WANTED MATURE PERSON TO HOUSESIT and look after two golden retrievers in Wanaka from June 20th to August 10th 2014. Please ring 021 1890 113.

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

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

THE MERINO STORY WILL BE OPEN AT 1PM Friday Anzac Day. Call and see our fashion and accessories at Brownston Street.

EFFLUENT AND IRRIGATION WANTED! Keen farmers to grow the king of grasses. Fatten and shelter stock, reduce erosion and nitrogen run off. TJ Irvin 03 443 9297. tj@theslammertool.com or visit www.theslammertool.com Wanaka made!

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

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

NANNY WANTED. 5TH MAY START DATE. Hawea Flat based. 20-25hrs pw. Full Drivers Licence required. Pre-school or Primary school trained if possible. Honest, reliable and flexible for mornings/nights. To apply for this position contact Linda@mightyefficient.co.nz

JOIN US AS A CASUAL TEAM MEMBER to conduct surveys with visitors to Wanaka. Ideally you have great communication skills, be outgoing, enthusiastic and reliable. To find out more, call or txt Hil on 021 2880 447 or send an email to: hilstapper@me.com

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

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.

THERE ARE LOTS OF ARTISANS AT THE Sunday Craft Market, Pembroke Park. Prints, photos, pots, wood, wool and lots more.

GARAGE SALE - 39 LAKEVIEW TERRACE, Lake Hawea Friday 25th and Saturday 26th April, 10am - 3.00pm. Sliding door and windows, coffee tables, washing machine and huge mix of other items. Phone 443 2464.

SUNDAY LEGENDARY CARVERY BUFFET at the Lake Hawea Hotel. Great food and amazing view for $18 (senior citizen), $12 (kids), $27.50 (adults). Booking's advised. Call 03 443 1224.

LATITUDE 44 FITNESS IS SEEKING an awesome trainer to join their team! You will need to be a dynamic, fun-loving person, passionate about fitness and have relevant formal training qualifications. We are keen to find the right person and are happy to tailor a role to suit the right applicant's needs. Please either call Peta on 021 590 530 or email your resume with cover letter to peta.brown@latitude44fitness.com

TRAFFIC-FREE HISTORIC VILLAGE. Cafes, quality art, quirky giftware, exquisite jewellery. Cromwell Heritage Precinct. Lakeside on Melmore Tce, Cromwell.

FULL TIME, LONG TERM VACANCIES at the Paradiso becoming available soon. Chef/Duty Manager and Duty Manager/Barista. Both positions require a current duty managers certificate and an extraordinary, motivated, multi talented, experienced person! Please drop in your CV to the Paradiso to apply.  

$15 RUGBY SPECIAL AT THE LAKE HAWEA HOTEL: Burger or fish and chips plus a handle during every Super 15 rugby game.

DO YOU WANT A STRONG and resilient body? Call Steph Combe at Body3Resilience and book your class today. Classes include Pure Pilates, Pre and Post Natal Pilates, Pilates for Blokes, Core Release, TRE, Fitness and the Pelvic Floor and a new 10 week Building Resilience Programme. Now taking bookings for Term 2. Call 443 5878.

ATTITUDE WITH LATITUDE STARTING 7TH MAY! Our first season of Attitude with Latitude has just finished with 100% of the participants re-signing for the advanced class. Come and see why this program works and develop a solid foundation in boxing skills and technique. This 6 week program will be held on Wednesdays at 7.30pm and Fridays at 5.30pm. Places are limited so be quick to register. Introduction offer of $180 including free hand wraps. For more information and registration please visit www.latitude44fitness.com or contact peta.brown@latitude44fitness.com.

WANAKA WASTEBUSTERS IS NO LONGER accepting TVs and CRT monitors for recycling, as we don't think a charge of $40 would be fair to our community. We will continue to advocate for product stewardship and a viable long-term TV recycling scheme. www.wanakawastebusters.co.nz

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.

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.

AUTUMN TREATS AT BISTRO GENTIL. Cozy fireplace, delicious food, exquisite cakes, wine machines with 24 wines by the glass. Lunch, afternoon, dinner. Oh oui! Phone 443 2299.

SOFAS - BROWN SUEDE, two seater and three seater, excellent condition, $600 ono for both. Ph 0275 374 544. 

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

FREE "GARAGE SALE" SIGN, with your address on it, when you advertise your garage sale in the Messenger. ($5 deposit required.)

MASSAGE PRICED REALISTICALLY, it shouldn't be a luxury when it's a necessity. Massage is proven to help reduce soft-tissue restrictions, increase your range of motion and reduce pain and recovery time. www.eutopiawanaka.com Mobile massage, at flexible times. Call/text 0221 979 171.

FARM WORKER REQUIRED 1st June to 30th August. Must be able to drive tractor and do feed breaks. Phone 0272 260 983.

SOUTHERN LAKES TOWING, 17 Gordon Road, 24hr service. Do you have a car sitting around you want to get rid of? Free pick up of cars for disposal, please call Gregory Noye 021 659 180.

LIFESTYLE MEDICINE RETREAT – an integrative approach for living and healing from cancer and chronic illness. To join Liz and for more information about this weekend retreat on May 9 - 11th please email: lizmaluschnig@gmail.com or call Liz on 443 1955. 

DRIVING LESSONS AVAILABLE with Aspiring Drivers. Friendly and professional female driving instructor. Call Nicky on 021 0607 310. 

BULLOCK BAR LOYALTY CARDS – $1000 Hunting and Fishing voucher up for grabs. Free to sign up. 

HOUSE RENTAL - FIXED TERM, Albert Town, min 12 months. $350/week. 2 bedrooms plus garage, logburner, wetback, solar hot water booster. No smoking or pets. Phone 027 5883 073.

BUILDING A NEW HOME, renovating or just looking to get the odd job done around the house? Call Active Construction Ltd on 0274 785 026.

PRIVATE HOUSE SALE, HAWEA FLAT. 4 bedroom house on 1/2 acre. Owners keen for a quick sale. Call 0212 451 904.

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

SADLY, IT'S OUR LAST CRAFT MARKET for the season this Sunday. We will be back again at Labour Weekend in October!

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.

HOUSE FOR RENT. Winter rental available from May to October, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, warm and sunny, walking distance to town, log burner and heat pump, fully furnished incl Sky TV. Ph 0275 550 049.

THE BEST FRUIT AND VEGETABLES in Wanaka are found at the Wanaka Farmers Market every Thursday from 3pm Pembroke Park.

CONTACT EPIC ATHLETES before + after race: Cleanse. Relieve swelling, pain. Lymphatic Drainage with Maryann ph 443 6463, 021 1101 160

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, 0211 639 769. 

LEGS NEED A WORK OVER AFTER THE HAWEA EPIC? We can help. Book online at www.wanakasportsmassage.co.nz/Hawea or call Marlene on 03 443 6919.

LOCAL RESIDENT LOOKING FOR EXTRA ACCOMMODATION for my family who are coming to Wanaka to help us celebrate our son's birthday. Required for 8th - 22nd August 2014, looking at paying up to $500.00 pw. 2 bedroom house minimum. Please phone Amanda 0212 584 422

ROOM TO RENT: LONG TERM. Suitable for working female. Everything supplied. $140 per week plus expenses. No smokers or pets. Phone 0274 541 746.

READYLAWN! READYLAWN! READYLAWN! The original same day lawn. Available now, as always. Phone Aspiring Readylawn 443 1313 or 0272 808 987.

YOUTH MOUNTAIN BIKE SKILLS COURSE, 8+ years, 28-29th April, 9am-3pm, $180. Skills, safety, maintenance, adventures, social and movies. www.be-spoked.co.nz. Call Jo 0212 538 213 or email: guestjo@gmail.com. Eat, ride, fix, eat, watch, play, eat, sleep, dream, repeat.

KIP MCGRATH IS ENROLLING NOW for term 2. We teach students from Y2 - Y13 English, Maths & Science. Call Nikki 443 1547.

STUNNING AUTUMN COLOURS. Gilbert van Reenen's Distinctive Prints of them make wonderful affordable decor art and gifts. Go to www.cleangreen.co.nz or ph 443 7951.

RIVERHAVEN ESTATE – 1 acre sections available and ready for your new dream home. Close to town and only 2 sections left. Call Ainslie at GJ Gardner today 0274 911 955. 

SASANOKI'S 'KAISEKI' DEGUSTATION DINNER is being planned for next month. Don't miss out. Watch this space.

FIREWOOD FIREWOOD FIREWOOD at The Yard. Pine & Macrocarpa dry and available now. Pick up or delivered. 14 Reece Crescent. Ph 443 5069, The Yard Central Ltd. www.theyardcentral.co.nz 

FINE WOOLS WANAKA, 8 HELWICK ST for all your knitting and crochet requirements. Fabulous wools instore now!

THE DAYS ARE GETTING SHORTER. Time to insulate your windows with Treble Glaze +2 Retrofit. Don't waste your glass fitting new double glazing, we add our double units to your glass to make triple glazing! Quick installs means it usually costs less too! Phone 0800 CALLFREE. Email: sales@trebleglaze.co.nz

TRADESMAN WITH A SORE BACK? The core is the body's foundation - shore up your foundation with Pilates for Blokes class at Body3Resilience. Mondays 5.30pm. Ph 443 5878.

THE WINTER IS COMING and I offer you help in cutting firewood or making kindling. For free. I love cutting wood and I love helping people. You provide the axe and I provide the muscles. Just txt me or give me a call: 0223 918 812.

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.

SOUTHERN LAKES TOWING, 17 Gordon Road. 24 hr call out service for breakdowns, crashes. Please call Gregory Noye 021 659 180.

EFFLUENT AND IRRIGATION WANTED! Keen farmers to grow the king of grasses. Fatten and shelter stock, reduce erosion and nitrogen run off. TJ Irvin 03 443 9297. tj@theslammertool.com or visit www.theslammertool.com Wanaka made!

ROOM AVAILABLE TO RENT - ideal for a couple. Walk to town. Furnished. Fully equipped. Comfy with log burner. $160 per week plus expenses (power, wood and food). Bond and references required. Ph/txt Jo 027 6522 144.

ATLAS CELEBRITY STAND-ALONE electric stove for sale. 3 top elements. Excellent condition. Offers. Phone 443 6613.

WANAKA MADE! www.theslammertool.com would like to say thank you to all the local support that helped us be successful at the recent "Tool Olympics" in Germany. Made in Wanaka, exported to the world! Slam on!

COACHING COURSE - distance running level 1 + 2, 30th April, 6 - 8pm, Room 21 MAC. Presenter is Senior Otago Athletics Coach Mike Weddell in partnership with Aspiring Athletics. $15. Call Annelies to register 03 474 6418.

NORTHLAKE 1 ACRE SECTION: Private sale. On top terrace with stunning 360 degree views $305,000. Lot 31. Trademe #DTG245. Phone 0272 070 157.

ALICE HAIR SALON. PHONE 443 5678. We would love to see you in for an autumn change! Nicole will be away 3rd May - 21st May and Emma will be away as well 8th May - 19th May. Enjoy the last of the warmth, see you soon.

RED LABEL HOLIDAYS ONLY AVAILABLE at Flight Centre! Exclusive Fiji family holidays, 'Kids Fly and Stay' from only $199*pp. *Terms and conditions apply. Call Wanaka Flight Centre on 03 443 4101 or email wanaka@flightcentre.co.nz 

FUTON/SOFA BED MODERN STYLE by JA Lewis, covered in taupe microsuede, metal frame and removeable arms, great condition $650. Phone 0274 341 080.

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

WANTED - CASUAL PART TIME, evening work. I have the following qualifications: Bar Manager's Licence, First Aid Certificate, Harmonisation course and not a bad barista and useful in a kitchen. Will consider anything. I work school hours - available nights and school holidays. Phone Nicky Smith (nee McLeod) 03 443 8004 or 0272 203 325.

GARAGE SALE: SATURDAY 26TH APRIL. 101 McDougall St 9am - 1pm. Everything must go. All proceeds to the Hospice Trust.

PLYWOOD FOR SALE - TOP QUALITY. Best price in Wanaka. Also full joinery and cabinet making. Call Roger at Wanaka Wood 0272 186 397 or email: wanakawood@xtra.co.nz

MATUKITUKI NATIVE PLANTS at The Yard. Grown locally by locals for locals. Come in and see the extensive range. 14 Reece Cre. Ph 443 5069, The Yard Central Ltd. www.theyardcentral.co.nz

FOR HIRE 20FT DRY CONTAINER. Ph 0272 923 777.

BIRGIT IS BACK AT ALI BABAS for women's hairstyling this week and next - Tuesday 22nd April to Saturday 3rd May, then on holiday till June 3rd. Phone 443 1722 for an appointment.

SKI GEAR SALE 10am-12noon Sun 27 April at Minaret Lodge, 34 Eely Point Road. 2nd hand skis, boards, clothing. If interested in selling your gear, turn up 9-10am, $20 fee for sellers. Sponsored by Wanaka Ski&Snowsports Club.

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

WASHING MACHINE SIMPSON top loader, good working order. Freestanding Atlas stove 1970's, one element needs fixing. Free as upgraded. Phone 443 1899.

SASANOKI IS OPEN THIS FRIDAY EVENING - can you see the change of my attitude? We love every moment in Wanaka. Bookings recommended on 443 6474. Aaah, no surcharge - cool aye?

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

SOFAS - BROWN SUEDE, two seater and three seater, excellent condition, $600 ono for both. Ph 0275 374 544. 

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

TO GET YOUR FIVE A DAY the fresh organic way come to Wanaka Farmers Market every Thursday from 3pm Pembroke Park.

VIENNA IS THE LAST GREAT CAPITAL of the nineteenth-century ball. There are over 200 significant balls per year, some featuring as many as nine live orchestras. Balls are held in the many beautiful palaces in Vienna, with the principal venue being the Hofburg Palace at Heldenplatz. The classic Viennese ball has a proud tradition stretching back over four centuries. The Messenger is available in Vienna online at www.mymessenger.co.nz

RIVERHAVEN ESTATE – 1 acre sections available and ready for your new dream home. Close to town and only 2 sections left. Call Ainslie at GJ Gardner today 0274 911 955. 

FIREWOOD4WINTER - Dry seasoned old pine available. Please email firewood4winter@gmail.com or text 0278 438 901.

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

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

CAFE LAGO BARISTA POSITION. Cafe Lago are in need of a fully qualified barista for a permanent position here in Wanaka. You must have substantial barista experience as well as being an incredible front of house team player. To be eligible for this position we need somebody who lives and breathes coffee, somebody who can handle our extreme busy periods and be able to train other members of staff in the art of coffee. Must be a resident or have suitable visa to work in New Zealand. Please apply with a cover letter and full resume to: admin@lago.co.nz

BUILD A STRONG AND RESILIENT BODY. New 10 week programme. Experience tools and techniques to help you bounce back from injury and the demands of life. Call Steph at Body3Resilience 443 5878.

$15 FISH & CHIPS + SPECIAL DESSERT every Friday lunch at the Lake Hawea Hotel. Booking's advised. Call 03 443 1224.

1995 TOYOTA CORSA automatic 1.5lt, 200km, WOF till July, rego till August. New tyres and battery. Good stereo. Very reliable and economical. $2,800. Phone 443 7879 or 021 0202 7240.

SCHOOL HOLIDAY HORSERIDING @THE CARDRONA! Big kids can ride the quad bikes! Family fun call Kel 443-1228 more info www.thecardrona.co.nz

FINE WOOLS WANAKA, 8 HELWICK ST for beautiful New Zealand made exclusive fashion brands in fine merino. Specialising in possum and merino for adults and children including gloves, hats, scarves and socks.

LIVING NATURE CERTIFIED NATURAL SKINCARE. Buy a cleansing cream and receive one free at Kaleidoscope, Helwick St, Wanaka. Phone 03 443 7980.

LADIES NEW (AND NEWISH) TO WANAKA - Come join us for lunch, to meet new friends, next Wednesday 30th April. Contact Sue Saunders ASAP. Phone 443 7442. Looking forward to hearing from you!             

GREEN TOAD 50% OFF ALL DRESSES! Starts Wednesday. Grab a bargain. Behind Boa Boa Takeaways, Lakefront. Phone 03 443 4315.

VISIT WANAKA WASTEBUSTERS SHOP for treasure-hunting, browsing and bargain-finding during the school holidays. Open seven days, 9am-5pm (closed until noon on Anzac day); the shop that doesn't cost the earth.

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.

GET YOUR BODY IN SHAPE FOR BABIES with Pre and Post Natal Pilates at Body3Resilience. 7.30pm Thursdays. Call Steph Combe 443 5878.

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.

SATELLITE PHONES FOR HIRE. Stay safe on your outdoor adventures. Phone 443 9422.

LATITUDE 44 FITNESS INTRODUCTION PROGRAM! Places have been filling fast for recent runs and the next program is starting on 28th April and will be held over three weeks on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6.30pm. This is hands-on coaching with a 1:4 coach/client ratio that will develop your strength and mobility for life. Complimentary Functional Movement Screening conducted on every participant. For more information ring 03 669 3444 or email peta.brown@latitude44fitness.com

ST NINIAN'S CHURCH, HAWEA FLAT welcomes you to monthly family services, 10am, first Sunday of each month. Everyone welcome.

ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A JOB? Otago Chamber of Commerce workshop for NFP organisations and their volunteeers: "Next Steps to Finding a Job". Wednesday 21st May 6 - 9pm, $30 pp. To register, call Community Networks 03 443 7799 or email: info@communitynetworks.co.nz See www.communitynetworks.co.nz for more details.

VIENNA IS THE CAPITAL and largest city of Austria. Vienna is Austria's primary city, with a population of about 1.757 million. It is home to the world's oldest zoo, Tiergarten Schonbrunn, the Lipizzaner horses at the Spanish Riding School and the Vienna Boys Choir. There are also more than 100 art museums and many popular sites associated with composers who lived and worked in Vienna. The Messenger is available in Vienna online at www.mymessenger.co.nz

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN'S GREAT FAMILY dining. Huge garden bar, kids menu, sand pit, cafe food and coffee to takeaway or have in, bottle store and takeaways shop, and to top it off we have great leather couches in our public bar. Come and sit back in comfort and watch the Rugby on the big screen. We have it all at the Alby. 

KIDS EAT FOR FREE from the kids menu every day at the Lake Hawea Hotel. Bring your whole family for a night out and save on the wee ones. Booking's advised. Call 03 443 1224.

SOUTHERN LAKES TOWING SERVICES requires services of contract driver, on call basis. Please Call Gregory 021 659 180.

BULLOCK BAR LIVE MUSIC this Saturday night, we have the Hard Yards.

$15 RUGBY SPECIAL AT THE LAKE HAWEA HOTEL: Burger or fish and chips plus a handle during every Super 15 rugby game.

BYO BYO BYO – Select a bottle of wine from our bottle store at bottle store prices to have with the best Reserve Grade steak in Wanaka, guaranteed. Bullock Bar Grill, no bull! See you at the Bully!

SOMMET SPORT NOW ON FREEVIEW TV. Call Barnett's Radio & TV to update. New decoders from $99.00. See us for Freeview installs, your local satellite specialists. Ph 443 7961 or 021 737 247 www.wanakatv.co.nz 

ZUMBA® CLASSES IN TOWN! It's dance, it's fitness and it's fun! No experience required and all ages welcome! A latin based dance fitness class to get your groove on during the week. Bring a friend and get your wiggle on Mondays 6.30 - 7.30pm and Wednesdays 7 - 8pm at the Wanaka Primary School Hall at the end of Ironside Drive. $10 per class, $5 MAC students and concession cards available. For more info contact your licensed Zumba Instructor - Yaeh 0210 2795 639. Like 'Zumba Wanaka' on Facebook!

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

BISTRO GENTIL WILL BE CLOSED FOR A private function Friday 25th and Saturday 26th April. Apologies for any inconvenience. Come try our popular 'Trust the Chef' set lunch Sunday 27th - gastronomic three courses $55. Totally oh la la and amazing value. Our 'last Sunday of the month' spit roast will be back in May. www.bistrogentil.co.nz

TO RENT IN WANAKA - Fully furnished, 2 bedroom apartment, long term lease. 2 balconies, 1 deck, 3 bathroom. 104m2. Phone 0212 727 282. Toby.

THE OIL CHANGE EXPRESS OPENING offer for April. A free car wash with each oil change!

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

RENT/HOUSE SWAP ALBERT TOWN. Family moving to Christchurch, looking for a 4 bedroom house to rent. Would also consider house swap for 6 - 12 months. Contact 0275 382 243.

JOIN US AS A CASUAL TEAM MEMBER to conduct surveys with visitors to Wanaka. Ideally you have great communication skills, be outgoing, enthusiastic and reliable. To find out more, call or txt Hil on 021 2880 447 or send an email to: hilstapper@me.com

FOR SALE - INTERNET AND OFFICE SERVICES BUSINESS operating in Wanaka for over 15 years from established, high traffic location: Modern equipment, stable management systems and solid earnings. Affordably priced. Ideal partnership opportunity. See Trademe #DUA610. Contact owner Greg 0274 178 434.

WANAKA TYRES & AUTOMOTIVE. Month of May WOF special, pre winter deal. No bookings required! Just drop off vehicle before lunch and pick up in the afternoon! (Conditions apply). Call into 17 Gordon Road.

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

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.

WIN HIGHLANDERS HOME GAME TICKETS for you and 3 mates – it's easy. Use your Bullock Bar loyalty card and go in the draw with every purchase - too easy and it's free to sign up – see ya at the Bully.

BOOBS N BUBBLES, BALLS N BEER, fundraiser in aid of NZ Breast & Prostate Cancer Foundations, Lake Wanaka Centre, Thursday 29th May 7pm. Tickets $20, Call John 027 4479 433.

KIP MCGRATH WILL HELP YOU to achieve your academic goals. Teaching ratio 1:4. Call Nikki 443 1547.

EXCLUSIVE - 1 NIGHT ONLY - MOROCCAN refined cuisine made easy. Think colour, gastronomic delights, demos, tastings, gift bags, recipes/exclusive pop up shopping on the night. Shared Plate. Returns to Wanaka $45 pp. Mediterranean Market Wanaka 03 443 0118, 027 6005 787 Sue, 021 403 333 Tanya, or on line at: https://www.eventbrite.co.nz/e/moroccan-refined-cusine-made-easy-tickets-11229998227 (+ booking fee). Make Autumn a season to remember.

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.

FINAL NOTICE FOR WANAKA SECURITY GUARDS - All security guards will require re-certification for their Certificates of Approval to operate legally in New Zealand. WPS Security have organised a training course at the Function Room, Wanaka Hotel, on 3rd - 4th and 10th - 11th May. Training provided by NZSA (an approved training organisation). To be included in one of these courses please contact us as soon as possible for enrolment forms, and avoid the expense of training in Christchurch or Dunedin. These training opportunities may not be available again in Wanaka, so make sure you sign up now. Stuart 0272 831 120 or 03 443 2752 or aubreylodge@gmail.com

THE BEST FRUIT AND VEGETABLES in Wanaka are found at the Wanaka Farmers Market every Thursday from 3pm Pembroke Park.

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

NEED CASH? Bring your excellent condition ski/sb coats, pants, gloves, goggles etc. to The Walk in Wardrobe, Queenstown. Cash paid instantly. Also, now buying excellent condition men's and women's winter wear. Call Helen on 03 409 0190 or 0210 337 515 for more details.

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.

AUDI 1999 FOR SALE: A4 S/wagon, 118,000kms, new cam belt, W.O.F., silver/blue cloth trim, any inspection $7500. Ph Greg 021 748 107.

FRIENDS OF ELMSLIE EASTER RAFFLE HAMPERS. 1st - Joan Smith. 2nd - Shona Watt. Greatful thanks to all who supported us.

BY DESIGN OUR BODIES ARE extremely clever and at the centre of any disturbance, there is health. Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy is about accessing and reconnecting with health. Learn more at www.consciousness-rising.com or call Jennie on 0275 248 858.

THERE ARE LOTS OF ARTISANS AT THE Sunday Craft Market, Pembroke Park. Prints, photos, pots, wood, wool and lots more.

NEED A ROOF? Scaffold? Extreme Roofing and Scaffolding we've got you covered 443 6239, extremeroofing.co.nz

GARAGE SALE, Saturday 26th, 8-1pm @ 3 Bevan Place. Had a big clearout. Loads of good quality items. Txt 021 1170 644.

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

ATTITUDE WITH LATITUDE STARTING 7TH MAY! Our first season of Attitude with Latitude has just finished with 100% of the participants re-signing for the advanced class. Come and see why this program works and develop a solid foundation in boxing skills and technique. This 6 week program will be held on Wednesdays at 7.30pm and Fridays at 5.30pm. Places are limited so be quick to register. Introduction offer of $180 including free hand wraps. For more information and registration please visit www.latitude44fitness.com or contact peta.brown@latitude44fitness.com.

WANTED: A RIDE FROM ALBERT TOWN to the pool, any day of week, any time, to help with rehab. Can help with fuel costs. Phone Callum 443 5892.

WANAKA WINTER HOUSE AND CAR RENTAL WANTED! We would like to rent your house and/or your car for the winter whilst you are away. Mid June to early October 2014. Very reliable mother and two girls, can provide references. House rental up to $400/week, 2 bed min. Car by negotiation. Contact timandjoannewatterson@gmail.com Thank you.

'IT'S YOUR SH*T,' a comedy about Freedom Camping. Performances April 30th - May 3rd, 7.30pm, matinee May 3rd 2.30pm, Hawea Flat Hall. Tickets at Pembroke Wines and Spirits. $20 adults / $10 students. See you there!

HOTDESK OFFICE SPACE FOR LEASE ON HELWICK STREET. Cheap rent, cool offices, great location. Internet, power, boardroom, kitchen, bathroom, desk and chair all included. Call Hamish on 0272 268 106 for more details. Monthly contracts. Get in. Get out. Too easy.

SMALLBORE RIFLE CLUB OPENING NIGHT April 28th 6.30pm Lake Wanaka Centre. Contact Craig 021 513 508.

WANAKA WASTEBUSTERS IS NO LONGER accepting TVs and CRT monitors for recycling, as we don't think a charge of $40 would be fair to our community. We will continue to advocate for product stewardship and a viable long-term TV recycling scheme. www.wanakawastebusters.co.nz

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

BRAND NEW HOUSE on 1 acre, close to town. 4 bedroom, lots of upgraded specs, finishing now only. $549,000. Call Ainslie at GJ Gardner today 0274 911 955.

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.

FITNESS AND THE PELVIC FLOOR - post menopause all sorts of things happen to your body! Girls come and tone up with Steph at Body3Resilience. Thursdays 11am. Call 443 5878. 

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

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

FOR RENT: CENTRALLY LOCATED, semi furnished 2 bedroom unit. A quick walk to town centre. Garage and off street parking. Small easy care section. Available for long term rent from the beginning of May 2014. Phone 443 0045. www.accommodationwanaka.com

FOR RENT: STUDIO UNIT available May, June, July. Furnished, modern, warm & quiet accommodation with private courtyard. Power and gas included. Sole occupancy. King's Drive. $250 week. Phone 027 2255 344

HEADACHES, SORE NECK, SHOULDERS, lower back? We can help. Book on line at www.wanakasportsmassage.co.nz or call Marlene on 03 443 8900.

LANDSCAPER. WHETHER YOU NEED A LANDSCAPE plan for resource consent or some ideas for a garden makeover. Professional plans with 2D and 3D elevations. Plus full service landscaping - paving, lawns and irrigation. Call Dave Spedding (Dip Hort) 021 707 481 or 443 2721. vidspeed@gmail.com. Professional, reliable, competitive rates.

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

SUBMISSIONS TO THE WANAKA LAKEFRONT Reserves Management Plan close on the 5th May at 5pm. This plan is far too important an issue to be decided by special interest groups, it needs every ones input! Please go onto www.qldc.govt.nz, click on the above (on right halfway down) and read plan. It doesn't take long and is easy to follow. Clause 8.8.3.2 allows buildings on Roy's Bay foreshore. This is your last chance to have a say on this issue as once this becomes law there will be very little you can do to stop any building taking place in this iconic setting.

FREE "GARAGE SALE" SIGN, with your address on it, when you advertise your garage sale in the Messenger. ($5 deposit required.)

PC DESKTOP COMPUTER FOR SALE. 500 GB External Hard drive. Microsoft Office Home and Business 2010, LED 24" Monitor and Brother laser printer/scanner and copier. Very little use. Purchased December 2012. $500 ono ($1,935.00 new). Please phone 0274 672 126 for further details.

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

WANAKA ART SOCIETY A.G.M. Tuesday 13th May 7 - 9pm. Speaker Don McMillan from St John. Venue to be confirmed.

ASPIRING HOME SERVICES. Need a gate fixed? A new fence or deck? Any of those wee jobs around the house you need a hand with. Call Richard on 0272 345 594 or 443 1457 a/h.