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3 December 2014



BEEF EATER BBQS AT THE YARD, for the serious and seasoned Wanaka barbecuers! From the retro Bugg to a full outdoor kitchen, The Yard can enhance your outdoor cooking experience.14 Reece Cres. Ph 443 5069. www.theyardcentral.co.nz        

WANAKLEAN DOG - Grooming, clipping and bathing. Right here in Wanaka! Call Emily on 027 5110 282 to make an appointment.

WANTED - MOTEL CLEANER/HOUSEKEEPER. Apply Clearbrook Motel or phone 443 4413.

TO RENT: LONG TERM furnished room near Mt Aspiring College. Courtyard, BBQ, WiFi. Must be employed. No pets. Phone 03 443 6016.

FREE EYELASH TINT with your first treatment visit to Emma for Beauty! Be quick offer ends Friday December 12th. Offering waxing, St.Tropez spray tanning, Shellac, facials, massage, manicure, pedicure treatments & mobile pamper parties! Brand new studio in Wanaka! Ph 443 6392. www.emmaforbeauty.co.nz

SASANOKI'S BRUNO WANTS TOM WHO LOVES PICKLES with our curry to swing by. I am sorry I've charged you 2 miso soups when it was only for one on 27/11/14 for takeaway, and want to return the money. Sorry! Ph 443 6474.

$30 BIKE HIRE A DAY. Green Toad summer hire and Mandy's awesome selection of gifts. Behind Boa Boa Takeaways, Lakefront. Phone 03 443 4315.

BARPERSON, WAITING STAFF: the Wanaka Speight's Ale House is looking for "experienced" staff to join the team. Please contact: roger@wanakaspeightsalehouse.co.nz

THE WANAKA PUBLIC LIBRARY ASSOCIATION is conducting a community library survey from November 17 through December 5. As a Friends of the Library group, WPLA wants your input on how and when you use the library, what you think of the services and environment. The survey asks you for suggestions and comments about our future library service. Help the WPLA support our libraries. Online the survey takes about 3 minutes. Email wanplassn@gmail.com if you need a paper survey. Visit: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/WPLA2014

ORGANIC BREADS, FRENCH PASTRIES, wine, chutney, jam and pickles at the Wanaka Farmers Market from 3pm on Pembroke Park every Thursday.

PLANNING A QUEENSLAND BEACH HOLIDAY? Come stay at our Currumbin beachfront apartment with all the extras. Fabulous 180 degree views. Easy trip - fly direct Queenstown to Coolangatta (10 minutes away). Telephone 443 9993 for photos and reasonable rates.

ENGRAVING, KEY CUTTING, chipped car key copies all available from Wanaka Mitre 10. Ph 03 443 9137.

FOR LEASE - WORKSHOP office space, 210sqm. Anderson Road. Street frontage. Could be divided. Available early 2015. Enquiries 03 443 7774.

$15 INDIAN BUFFET LUNCH from 12noon to 2.30pm at Bombay Palace, Wanaka on Sunday 7th December. Call 443 6086 for booking.

FOR SALE - WOOD MULCH, 7 cubic meters $300 per load delivered. Phone 0275 986 134.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN HAS fiver Friday starting this week from 7pm. Five dollar pints. Five dollar wines and heaps more. Ring for the coach to pick you up and take you home. Ph 443 4545.

1 OR 2 BEDROOM, ground level flat, Matai Road. Offstreet parking, warm, sunny, furnished, whiteware, clothesline, freeview TV. $230 p/w including power. Available now on periodic tenancy. Trademe 788046375.htm Phone Joff 021 467 336.

HOUSE FOR PRIVATE SALE, Hawea Flat, 1/2 acre, 4 bedrooms. If you want shiny and new this is not the place for you. The house is 100 years old, $120,000 worth of renovations have been done, great young family home, new roof, new exterior, roof insulation, new wiring, plumbing, carpet, kitchen lino and work bench, lovely homely character. Call Sandy 021 2451 904.

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.

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

DOG CLIPPING. Experienced dog groomer working in Wanaka from 2nd December until finished. For an appointment phone Glenys 03 230 4715 or 027 2849 238.

UPPER CLUTHA TRANSPORT REQUIRE a person to deliver freight within the Wanaka district. This is a permanent casual position and requires a Class 4 licence. Phone 03 443 7833.

HEAD CHEF REQUIRED to run our busy café. Please send CV to: raspberrycreek@gmail.com

EX HIRE PRODUCTS FOR SALE. Buggies, porta cots and highchairs at Big Tums Little Bums. Ph 443 2340.

HOUSE FOR RENT - Close to town, schools, parks and lake. $300 per week. Furnished. Quiet location. Prefer long term. Phone 027 4435 337.

GIVE THE GIFT OF PAMPERING this Christmas. Fabulous gift vouchers for a $ amount or for any of our treatments at Aspects Day Spa, 61 Brownston St. Ph 443 5051.

BUBBLES FOR HIRE - The super-soapy kind! Gigantabubbles (whale-sized). Bazzillion bubbles (tornado-styles) or explore your own through personalised workshops. For kids and adults alike. Suitable for birthdays, weddings, holiday fun or work Do's. Text or call 021 400 857 for more details. Codeword Bubbles!

CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEAS at Flair Hair Design, Helwick St. Call in and see our selection at amazing prices.

'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.

SHARED OFFICE SPACE FOR LEASE on Helwick Street. Cool office, great location. Perfect for on-the-go professionals looking for affordable space. Internet, power, boardroom, kitchen, bathroom, desk and chair all included. Contact Hamish at 0800 436 431 or info@geniewallet.co.nz

THE PHYSIO ROOM is your local's physio clinic located in Wanaka town centre. You will receive individual treatment & won't feel rushed for each appointment. Alternatively take your rehab to the next level with a Core Class. ACC registered. All enquiries to Kate at: info@physioroom.co.nz or 443 4949. www.physioroom.co.nz

LEATHER SANDALS AND CANVAS espadrilles from Rusty have arrived at Base. Perfect summer footwear! #Christmas.

LOOKING FOR SOMEWHERE TO HAVE your function. The Mount Iron Function Center has it all at the Albert Town Tavern. Great space inside and out. Garden Bar with BBQ. Courtesy coach. We can cater or do your own. Ph Wendy on 443 4545 or email: alberttowntavern@xtra.co.nz now to discuss your options.

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.

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

DINING TABLE 1800 x 900 matai top, kauri base plus 5 mahogany chairs. $350 ono. Ph 443 6884.

BABYSITTER/NANNY AVAILABLE anytime day or night until the 23rd of December. Third year Teachers College student with full driver licence, First Aid certificate and plenty of experience with children of all ages. Please contact Jessica Knight on 027 3735 552 or 443 6088. Thank you!

HOUSE SITTER AVAILABLE from January - March. Mature, responsible, loves animals. Ph 0274 697 406.

FOR SALE. Mahogany dresser with mirror $120; oak wardrobe $130; pantry $80; kitchen unit $40. Beds: double $80; 4 single $40 ea; 3 seater couch $50; old leather couch $50; 2 armchairs $40ea; 29in TV Phillips $40 and much more. Ph 443 1446.

BARISTA - experienced, full time required. Duty Managers certificate an asset but not necessary. Send CV to: info@florencesfoodstore.co.nz

BAGLEYS NEW POTATOES - dug fresh daily - Available at Selectrix.

LADIES MOUNTAIN BIKE - Merida Trail TFS 400. Hard tail. 19 ins/48cms frame. Excellent condition. Hardly used. cost over $2k new. $1100 ono. Ph 03 443 8192 or 021 635 636.

TRINITY COLLEGE LONDON SPEECH and Drama Teacher wanted for a small group of rural students at Tarras School. Preliminary/Grade 1, 4 and 5. Also examination and competition preparation required. Travel if able to come to Tarras School will be generously remunerated. Phone 021 350 529.

RE-COMBOBULATE - Definition (verb) To recreate something out of a state of disarray in a somewhat mysterious manner. An Exhibition of Images by Diana Hickey at Ritual Cafe until December 25th.

GARAGE SALE - 42 Kennels Lane just off the Albert Town/Hawea Highway. Saturday 6th Dec 8.30am on. Bikes, tools, bunks, old relics, kids toys, clothes. Bargains to be had!

WANTED - Old unused couches, clean the garage out, contact Mike on 0210 2417 538.

SOUTHERN FIREWOOD NOW SELLING next seasons firewood. Some dry available also. Act now and be prepared. Phone Brent 0274 403 054.

TUSSOCKS HOMEWARE HAS lots of lovely Christmas ideas in store and new stock arriving daily. 

CARDRONA HOTEL IS SEEKING a full time barista. Accommodation can be provided. For more information email: info@cardronahotel.co.nz or call 03 443 8153.

SNAZZY, STYLISH, SENSIBLE SANDALS: Revere, Vionic and Orthaheel sandals Pop Up Shop. Friday 12th, Saturday 13th, 10am - 6pm. Aspiring Podiatry, Wanaka Wellness, 24 Dungarvon Street.

IN GREENLAND, THE SUN NEVER sets between May 25th and July 25th. This means that residents have an entire two months with zero darkness. July is a special month in Greenland, not only is it the month where the sun finally sets, it is also the only month where the temperature reaches above freezing point. The Messenger is available in Greenland online at www.mymessenger.co.nz

TREES/GARDEN TIDIED BY XMAS? Yes, we can! Call Tree Tamers for a free quote and book in your job, big or small. Pruning, reducing, shaping, thinning, removal. 443 6454. www.treetamers.co.nz Council approved arborists.

FIKA (FEE-KA) SWEDISH COFFEE BREAK. Follow us on Facebook daily and keep up with all the swedelicious fika news, daily coffee combo deals and chances to win cool fika products! www.facebook.com/fika.wanaka

KIDS EAT FREE AT LONESTAR this week! It's our 5th birthday so we are celebrating by giving away a free kids meal with every adult dining this week!

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

WALL OVEN F&P ZEST - Very good condition. Multi function. Easy to clean. Any offers considered. Phone 443 4929.

CARDRONA VINTAGE FAIR, this Sun 7 Dec, 12 to 5pm: Whitebait patties, Cardrona merino lamb from the spit, rabbit stew, award winning sausages, waffles, ice cream, juices and more, Yummy! Call Debs on 443 8151 for more info.

THE CRAYPOT, JACKSON BAY, staff required Jan, Feb, March. meg.ede@xtra.co.nz

CRAFT MARKET THIS SUNDAY, Pembroke Park from 10am. Great handmade New Zealand arts and crafts directly from the artists.

A FULL GROOM BY WANACLEANCAR will restore your vehicle and give it back the "Wow" factor. We also have basic in and out grooms from just $50. Whatever your car grooming needs we have it covered. Phone Richard on 0210 2942 908 or leave a message 03 443 5772.

LUGGATE COMMUNITY XMAS PICNIC. Sunday 21st Dec 3pm. Gather at the BBQ in the park behind the hall. Santa will visit. Luggate Community Assn will provide meat and bread. Bring something to share for the picnic, what you want to sit on, and named presents for your children. If it's wet, meet in the hall instead.

LALALAND'S 3RD BIRTHDAY PARTY. This Friday 5th December starting at 9.30pm with Nic Mundy and the Vellum Bandito spinning the tunes. Fundraising for the new Wanaka Beats radio will be happening, so get your cash out.

PROFESSIONAL COUPLE SEEKING JOBS in the region. He with a solid background in engineering/office administration/computer training and she as an experienced social worker/shop manager. But we are open and flexible. Please send email to: mischnack@aol.com or phone/text to 022 0200 515.

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.

CHEF REQUIRED AT OAKRIDGE RESORT. Please email your CV to: accounts@oakridge.co.nz or drop in at reception.

RIDING YOUR HORSE this summer? Behavioural problems solved. Helping horses with trailer loading, bucking, bolting herdbound aggression. Call Jackson 021 1924 511.

TUSSOCKS HOMEWARE has a wide range of gift ideas including leather ipad cases and small boxes, glassware, photo frames, jewellery, mirrors and beautiful Christmas decorations.

GREAT OPPORTUNITY NOW! Take over the existing internet business or make a fresh start with your own business concept operating from a prime, busy, high traffic location upstairs, 3 Helwick Street. Owner must sell! Get in quick before the busy summer season. Business or lease or plant and equipment for sale now! Contact Greg by phone 0274 178 434 or email: gregjohnstinz@gmail.com

CHAPTER 5 - Just arrived Betty Basics. Great colours... Great styles... Great prices. Also remember late night shopping 16th December. Enter our draw.

HOBIE CAT WANTED. All possibilities considered. Call Dominic - 027 2908 361.

GILBERT VAN REENEN'S original distinctive archival photographic prints make stunning decor art and ideal gifts. Phone 443 7951 or see www.cleangreen.co.nz

CARDRONA HOTEL IS LOOKING FOR a kitchen assistant. Full time over summer season. Accommodation can be provided. For more info email: info@cardronahotel.co.nz or ring 03 443 8153.

SUMMER SCHOOL HOLIDAYS. Community Networks will be running a Holiday Club from Wednesday 17 until Tuesday 23 December and from the 5 – 30 January 2015. Booking open Wednesday 3 December. For more info please visit www.communitynetworks.co.nz or call 03 443 7799. WINZ subsidies available.   

GUITAR TUITION WANTED. Two school age boys. Phone 021 350 529.

BOAT COVERS, FURNITURE RECOVERING, shade sails, outdoor blinds. Daniel Batchelor Upholstery 0274 966 700 for all your upholstery needs.

THE SOGGY DAWG PET BOUTIQUE & SPA - For all your pets grooming requirements including a professional Hydro Bath, we have gift vouchers for Xmas! Loyalty card & 5*** treatment for all your pets. Call/text Sheryl 0274 430 053. Like us on Facebook. www.thesoggydawg.co.nz

ARE YOU LONELY, ISOLATED, STRUGGLING to cope with what to do about it? No matter what your age or problem, Womens' Support trained volunteers can listen, support, help and advice. Free confidential 24/7 service. Phone 443 1448. 

15% OFF PORTABLE AND TABLE TOP BBQ's at Placemakers. Ideal for camping, picnics and boating days! Compact and lightweight. Brilliant Christmas presents.... Placemakers in Ballantyne Road.

POPUP LEBANESE FEAST at The Rippon Hall, presented by Tiritiri Kitchen. Join us for a sumptuous banquet of Lebanese Cuisine, from stuffed vine leaves & falafels to tabbouleh & baba ghanoush, finishing with baklava and nougat. Friday 12th December. Book now call Tiff on 0274 106 243.

LADIES NEW (AND NEWISH) TO WANAKA - Come join us for a special Xmas buffet lunch, plus meet new friends... Friday 12th December. Contact Sue Saunders ASAP. Phone 443 7442. Looking forward to hearing from you!       

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

QUEEN BED - FREE. Good condition, but requires collection. Tel: Hilary 0210 623 292 or 03 443 4644.

HOUSEKEEPING POSITION at well established 5 bedroom lodge available. Casual, two days a week, late December to end of March, preferably including a Saturday. Approx 9.30am until 2.30pm. Vehicle necessary as lodge is 5.5kms out of town. $NZ17/hour. Phone 443 9049.

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

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

DO YOU HAVE PROBLEMS WITH your employment, your tenancy, a hire purchase agreement or other consumer issues? I can help. For a free initial discussion, contact Bob Thompson (LLB), advocate, on 0211 872 689 or bobthompson20160@yahoo.com

FOR RENT - 1 bedroom flat, Albert Town, fully furnished, short or long term, $250 pw including power. Contact Michael 027 9367 679.

WWW.EASYVISA.CO.NZ FOR immigration problems, residence or work visa help and advice. Contact your Wanaka licensed immigration adviser: info@easyvisa.co.nz Phone 03 443 8386.

THERE ARE LOTS OF ARTISANS at the Craft Market this Sunday, Pembroke Park. Cards, prints, pottery, wood, toys and more.

GREAT KIDS XMAS PRESENT. 2 cute boy guinea pigs (and cage). Tel 021 2706 666.

BARISTA/FOH REQUIRED at Federal Diner. Please only those with experience and staying for summer apply. Pop into Federal with your CV after 3pm.

WHEEL & TYRE COMBO (4), great condition alloy wheels & tyres, no kerbing, Lizea 15 inch alloys, multi fit 5/100 or 5/114. 3 were fitted to Toyota Caldina, will fit other makes & models. On supercat tyres 195/65/R15 all in great condition 60% good - Trade Me ref 813188864 for photos, $550. Richard 027 5625 469.

RIPPON'S CELLAR DOOR IS NOW OPEN from 11am – 5pm daily for our summer opening hours. Come and see us for wine tastings, sales and cheese plates. 

PROMINENT COFFEE BAR business for sale, situated in the Wanaka Lakes Health Centre. For persons interested please call 021 349 246, or email: coffeewithflair@hotmail.co.nz POA.

NEW THIS YEAR AT THE Cardrona Vintage Fair, this Sun 7 Dec, 12 to 5pm, "Bring/Swap Tent." Swap recipes/seeds and surplus produce. Entry a gold coin. For more info call Robyn, 027 9383 426.

FARMERS CHECK OUT OUR range of drones. Quadcopters with Go-Pro cameras, ideal for checking stock and properties, at the Transport and Toy Museum, next to the Wanaka Airport.

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

TWO ROOMS AVAILABLE in 4 bedroom flat. Mountain views, deck and 2 existing flatmates. $115 p/w or $185 p/w with all bills and food. Quiet area in Hunter Cres. Call Vaughn 027 5733 507.

LALALAND IS RECRUITING FOR A hospo superstar. Cocktail experience a bonus and Duty Managers certificate, but not necessary as personality wins everytime. Apply at the bar or email: lalalandwanaka@gmail.com

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

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 or email: messenger@printit.co.nz

BOOK A SKIN CANCER and melanoma check with Molemedic 16 – 18 December. Regular skin examination by a doctor qualified in Dermoscopy is critical for early detection of melanoma. Dr Brian Wills, MB ChB FRNZCGP, Australian Diploma of Dermoscopy is an Affiliated Provider to Southern Cross Health Society. Now located at Peter Dysart Orthodontist, 35B Russell St. Phone 443 7929.

IT'S OUR 5TH BIRTHDAY so we are celebrating all week long, with kids dining with us for free all week, then a family fun day on Sunday 7th from 4pm. Games/giveaways and live music. Come help us celebrate 5 years of Lone Star in Wanaka. 

FREE BEE SWARM COLLECTION. Honey supplied later in season if all goes to plan! Call Simon on 0210 8170 622.

HOUSE AVAILABLE FROM 23RD December up to four weeks, 3 bedroom. Central, sunny, lake views. $200 per night. Phone 03 443 2526.

CARAVANS FOR SALE X 2 - Avondale Granvian 1997. Self contained certified 4 berth, awning, shower, toilet, gas, electric. 18ft. As new. $21,000. Also ABI Wanderer, certified, 12ft, 1989, 2 berth. Very tidy. $11,995. Phone 443 6050.

CHRISTMAS TRUFFLES made with loving care by the Preschool. Great gifts! Please support our annual fundraising project by purchasing yummy truffles at $6 per bag, they are a bargain. To order ring 443 7090. Pick up dates are the 8th and 9th December. They keep very well and can be frozen.

HOSPO SUPER STARS REQUIRED at Urban Grind. Full and part time positions available. Call in and talk to Aleishia.

HAMS - CHRISTMAS - LAST CHANCE TO ORDER. NZ Gold Winner Waitaki Bacon & Ham are in Wanaka on 17th Dec delivering our delicious Hampshire Hams. Email: sales@waitakibaconham.co.nz or call 027 6005 787 or website www.waitakibaconham.co.nz Free delivery! From our farm gate to your plate discover a Taste of Waitaki.

ROOM TO RENT - Wanting a room in a quiet, considerate, mature, relaxed large country house with other young professional people enjoying their working O.E. in Wanaka. 5 minutes walk to town. $180 per week. This includes all expenses and WiFi. Must be employed in the area. Non smoker. Phone 021 484 487.

MENS ROAD BIKE - 52cm frame. Trek 1000. Great entry level bike. $195. Ph 443 8440.

THE SALMON ARE BITING! All the latest canal fishing and UV gear you need in store now. Hamills Wanaka, Helwick Street. Ph 443 8094.

BIG BOYS TOYS. Remote control cars, planes, quadcopters, boats. Check out our huge range at Transport & Toy Museum.

WORK AT THE BAKERY - Lake front. Customer service, sandwich making, cleaning. Must be happy to work night shift. If you are friendly, outgoing and not afraid of the night drop your CV in to the bakery by Friday or email: thedoughbin@gmail.com

WHO'S BEEN TO ARCHANGEL, Swallows Crossing or Bannock Brae? There are lots of fabulous local wine stories that we want to share with you! www.wanakawinetours.com Ph: 0800 WINETRAIL (946 387).

NEED A HAND? I'M STRONG, RELIABLE, honest with a brain. Decorating, labouring, gardening, anything considered. 1/2 day minimum. $30 p/h negotiable depending on job, Jamie 022 3590 509.

REMOTE CONTROL CARS, boats, quadcopters, trucks. Agents for Tamiya Traxxas. All the top brands at Transport & Toy Museum.

SPACES FILLING FAST. Get in early and book your pre-Christmas pampering. Our team is ready to treat you. At Aspects Day Spa, 61 Brownston St. Ph 443 5051.

CHRISTMAS SALE 50% off all stock. Big Tums Little Bums. Ph 443 2340.

FOR RENT LUGGATE Tidy old school, 2 bedroom house with carport and large deck, unfurnished. No large dogs. Available mid December. $250 p/w. Call 021 410 904 or 027 4796 135.

FLATMATE WANTED. Fully furnished, awesome, sunny house with veg garden, near river in Albert Town. Call or text 027 6370 047.

WANTED TRAMPOLINE in good condition with spring pads. Phone 443 8558.

LANDSCAPING PROFESSIONAL - Dave Spedding (Dip Hort). Full service landscaping - 3D design, paving, lawns, planting plans & irrigation. Check out samples of our work at www.wanakalandscaping.co.nz Call 021 707 481 or 443 2721. Dave Spedding Landscaping - professional, reliable, competitive rates.

CHEF REQUIRED AT RELISHES CAFÉ. Must be able to work weekends. Call Tasha on 021 907 877 or pop in for an application form. Thanks.

PULSE BAR FRIDAY 5TH DECEMBER Kiwi Poker League 7pm start. $100 first prize. Saturday 9pm - 2.30am. After last Saturdays success. You request it, we will play it. Be it rock, blues, country, heavy metal, reggae. Hot bar snacks all night.

BOOK YOUR INSTALLATION for high-speed internet today from D-Fi Wireless and say goodbye to your monthly internet bill. Only pay for what you use! Just pre-paid super fast Internet. 50GB $100. No land-line required. Flatmates can each have a separate account too. Wanaka owned and operated. www.d-fi-wireless.com call Tim 021 378 253.

NATASHIA B ART WORX exhibiting at Workshop 74, 74 Golf Course Rd. Open Mon/Tue/Wed 11am - 2pm from15th December till 21st January, otherwise viewing by appointment. www.natashiab.co.nz

WHAT ARE YOU DOING FOR NEW YEAR'S EVE? Want to be an R&A Rockstar Volunteer? Applications are now open for volunteer positions at Rhythm & Alps, 30-31 Dec 2014. Earn a festival pass, camping, meals and access to the Volunteer Zone in exchange for your time and energy. Register online through www.rhythmandalps.co.nz

PULSE BAR IS LOOKING FOR Duty Managers. 30+ hours over the summer season. Excellent rate for experienced managers. Ph 027 2780 555 or send CV to: info@pulsebarwanaka.co.nz

CHRISTMAS VOUCHERS: Treat someone to a ride on the big red trike. Buy a gift voucher today. Ph: 443 5355. www.wanakatriketours.co.nz

 

LIVE-IN AU PAIR: We are looking for a fit, fun and mature person to come and live with us rent-free in return for 4 hours a day general home help and child care. Awesome family, beautiful home. Ideally 2-4 months. Call Amanda 021 494 123. Send CVs to amanda@wanakaliving.com 

CHIROPRACTIC, MASSAGE, ACUPUNCTURE, Chiropractic. Chiropractic, Massage, Acupuncture, Chiropractic, Massage, Acupuncture, Chiropractic, Massage, Acupuncture, Chiropractic, Massage, Acupuncture, Chiropractic, Massage, Acupuncture, Chiropractic, Massage, Acupuncture. Ph 03 443 7055. www.wanakahealth.co.nz 21 Plantation Rd. Just in case you missed it amongst the 52 other ads... Chiropractic, Massage, Acupuncture, Chiropractic, Massage, Acupuncture.

COMMUNITY CHRISTMAS CAROLS coming soon! Bring the family to the Dinosaur Park on Sunday 14th December 5pm for an interactive nativity story and your favourite Christmas carols. Enjoy the sausage sizzle or picnic by the lake afterwards. Hosted by the Combined Churches.

COLD LARDER CHEF: the Wanaka Speight's Ale House is looking for an "experienced" person to join the team. Please contact: kitchen@wanakaspeightsalehouse.co.nz

PIZZA OVEN. LEARN HOW to build your own this weekend. Limited spaces left. Held in Queensberry, the course will provide you with all the information you need to build your own wood fired pizza oven. Costs $100 including lunch. Call 021 2090 147 to book your place.

LOOKING FOR SOME EXTRA $$. The Lake Hawea Holiday Park are looking for some in-house security staff over the New Year period (28/12/2014 to 02/01/2014). From 8pm each night (approximately 6-8 hours). Day hours also available: If you have experience and are interested please call Mike at the camp 03 443 1767 or email: stay@haweaholidaypark.co.nz

YO. YEAH. R&A. BAD AS. It's ok we're not really such tossers. We're offering locals a special deal for Rhythm & Alps music festival this year. Come on into our office down the back of the mall in Dunmore Street for your tickets.

NEED HELP WITH SOME ODD JOBS? I'm 30yr/o female looking for part time work. Do you need to spring clean your house or a regular house clean? Help with your technology, graphic design, a dog walker or filing? Email: wanakaoddjobs@gmail.com

GETTING MARRIED? Have a personalised wedding dance choreographed for you suited to your style and ability. Contact Rachel Erichsen - Dance Out Loud School of Dance ph 021 915 573. erichsen.rachel@gmail.com

ASPIRING ACUPUNCTURE. Your whole system benefits whilst effectively treating your injury (ACC practitioner), pain and stiffness, digestion, anxiety, lungs, period/menopausal, and much more. Pregnancy safe. www.aspiringacupuncture.co.nz Ph Jos MNZRA. Dip Ac. 443 6242, 0211 639 769.

STUCK! FOR CHRISTMAS IDEAS... Gift vouchers available. Hair Thou Art Workshop & Mobile phone 443 9545.

LAKE WANAKA BABYSITTING are now taking bookings for Christmas and the New Year period! Gift vouchers now available! Ph 443 4903 or 027 2913 138. www.lakewanakababysitting.co.nz

THE LANDING IS LOOKING FOR Commis and Chef de Partie positions for summer. Drop off your CV to Rob or call 022 1883 977.

LIVE MUSIC Thursday, Saturday and Sunday and free pizza during happy hour 5-6pm on Fridays! Pop up to Gin and Raspberry, open 7 days a week from 4pm. 

HAVE YOUR HOME SPRING CLEANED and shiny for Christmas. Blitz Wanaka Property Services have limited availability, so phone and get the last few places. Phone Mary: 021 1208 960

CHERRY MAY CAFE - Freebie Friday 5th - sandwich ordered this Friday is free at 105 Ardmore Street.

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.

6 WEEKS 2 SUCCESS – Kick start your new year with a focussed clinical detoxification and weight loss program. Enjoy your season – then let us get you back to balance! Phone Holistic Healthcare 443 5991. www.holistic-healthcare.co.nz

FOR SALE: 20FT & 40FT SHIPPING CONTAINERS - steel or insulated. Aspiring Cranes. Phone 0274 344 308.

RESIDENTIAL CLEANER/DOMESTIC help required approx 4 hours per week, Thurs or Fri, 12 until 4pm. $17.50 per hour. Please email brief CV & references to rachael.reaney@xtra.co.nz

MASSAGE THERAPY from a physio at In Balance Therapeutics. Skilled and knowledgeable. Sports massage, deep tissue and trigger point release, relaxation massage. Phone Sally on 0274 875 942 for an appointment. www.wanakamassage.co.nz

WANAKA TRIKE TOURS GIFT VOUCHERS available now - the perfect gift for Christmas. Ph: 443 5355. Email: wanakatrike@xtra.co.nz www.wanakatriketours.co.nz

COMEDY CRUISE WITH WELL-KNOWN Oz and Kiwi comedy legends. Ex Auckland From $599pp* quad share plus flights. Accommodation, meals and activities included. And when you can't smile any more, hit the spa, dive into the pool or sip cocktails in the sun on the beautiful Pacific Pearl! *Special conditions apply. Ph World Travellers Wanaka 03 443 7414.

'CREATE YOUR LIFE' WORKSHOPS for women January 2015 Wanaka. Give yourself or another the gift of a meaningful weekend which supports you to create and define the 'waters you would like to navigate' in 2015. These workshops (non residential) will encourage you to live with greater connection, clarity, gratitude and abundance. Held at the beautiful River House. For further details and registration: www.retreatsforthesoul.co.nz or call Lee Ball 027 3334 909 or Tanette Hickey 021 2622 049.

UPPER CLUTHA LIFE CARE MEDICAL TRUST is a registered charity set up in 2010 in memory of Bill King to acknowledge and support the - Wanaka Doctors, District Nurses, St John and Plunket. Bequests donations etc welcome. Phone 443 8565. 120 Brownston St, Wanaka.

ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A JOB THESE SUMMER HOLIDAYS? Come and work at the Lake Hawea Holiday Park. We need fun, conscientious people for office and cleaning jobs. Varied hours available. Apply within. Email Alicia at: stay@haweaholidaypark.co.nz or phone 03 443 1767 for further details.

RUBYS CINEMA GIFT VOUCHERS are a gift of an experience! The perfect Christmas present.

FUNDRAISING WORKSHOP. Are you seeking funds for a non-profit organisation? Join Volunteering Central and a range of experienced fundraisers to discuss best practice in fundraising. Practical, informative and relevant to anyone raising funds. Breakout sessions on conservation funding and Department of Internal Affairs Funding. Monday 8th, 6 - 9pm. Full details and booking contact Gillian: centralvolunteering@gmail.com Ph 027 5065 705.

QUALITY KING SIZE BED for sale. Excellent condition $300. Phone 021 430 516.  

CARAVAN WANTED TO BUY: 20-23 foot. Telephone 0274 343 722.

FISHER PRICE THOMAS THE TANK Engine train track, trains & track accessories all in excellent condition. Bratz dolls & accessories all in excellent condition (children have outgrown them) come have a look and make an offer. Andrea 027 5993 007.

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.

CAFE POSITION. Managers certificate and barista required. Flexible 2 days/week, extra over holidays. Transport essential. Phone 443 8765. Send CV to: museum@lakewanaka.co.nz

GARAGE SALE - 9 Scaife Place. Drawers, bedsides, outdoor table and chairs, toys galore, girls and boys clothes. Saturday 10am start.

BATHROOM VANITY SECONDS – surplus vanity stock, factory seconds at clearance prices (minor marks and/or repairs required). Please email: kristan@robertwilson.co.nz for stock list.

LIVE MUSIC THIS SUNDAY AT LONESTAR from 4pm with Soulless Creatures! All part of our 5th birthday celebration week. Yee haaw!

RELIABLE LOCAL FAMILY SEEKS long term rental accommodation in Wanaka from 10th Jan 2015. Prefer 2 or 3 bedroom/ 2 bathroom. Ph 027 4516 739.

WANTED - WEATHERED/OLD corrugated iron sheets & unwanted mirrors for art installation. Please contact Mike on 0210 2417 538.

LALALAND IS RECRUITING FOR A hospo superstar. Cocktail experience a bonus and Duty Managers certificate, but not necessary as personality wins everytime. Apply at the bar or email: lalalandwanaka@gmail.com

ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A JOB THESE SUMMER HOLIDAYS? Come and work at the Lake Hawea Holiday Park. We need fun, conscientious people for office and cleaning jobs. Varied hours available. Apply within. Email Alicia at: stay@haweaholidaypark.co.nz or phone 03 443 1767 for further details.

GREAT KIDS XMAS PRESENT. 2 cute boy guinea pigs (and cage). Tel 021 2706 666.

CARDRONA VINTAGE FAIR: Gift stalls, nic-nacs, local produce, books, photography and heaps more so come to the Cardrona Hotel this Sun, 7 Dec, 12 to 5pm and get your Xmas pressies sorted.

BOAT COVERS, FURNITURE RECOVERING, shade sails, outdoor blinds. Daniel Batchelor Upholstery 0274 966 700 for all your upholstery needs.

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

ENGRAVING, KEY CUTTING, chipped car key copies all available from Wanaka Mitre 10. Ph 03 443 9137.

BAGLEYS NEW POTATOES - dug fresh daily - Available at Selectrix.

THE SOGGY DAWG PET BOUTIQUE & SPA - For all your pets grooming requirements including a professional Hydro Bath, we have gift vouchers for Xmas! Loyalty card & 5*** treatment for all your pets. Call/text Sheryl 0274 430 053. Like us on Facebook. www.thesoggydawg.co.nz

ROOM TO RENT - Wanting a room in a quiet, considerate, mature, relaxed large country house with other young professional people enjoying their working O.E. in Wanaka. 5 minutes walk to town. $180 per week. This includes all expenses and WiFi. Must be employed in the area. Non smoker. Phone 021 484 487.

GUITAR TUITION WANTED. Two school age boys. Phone 021 350 529.

TREES/GARDEN TIDIED BY XMAS? Yes, we can! Call Tree Tamers for a free quote and book in your job, big or small. Pruning, reducing, shaping, thinning, removal. 443 6454. www.treetamers.co.nz Council approved arborists.

CRAFT MARKET THIS SUNDAY, Pembroke Park from 10am. Great handmade New Zealand arts and crafts directly from the artists.

CHRISTMAS TRUFFLES made with loving care by the Preschool. Great gifts! Please support our annual fundraising project by purchasing yummy truffles at $6 per bag, they are a bargain. To order ring 443 7090. Pick up dates are the 8th and 9th December. They keep very well and can be frozen.

AUDITIONS - The Big Blue Planet Earth Show. Calling committed enthusiastic kids aged from 10 to 14 for an exciting acting opportunity. Call Bridget 443 1773 or email: adamanadbridget@xtra.co.nz to book a time. Saturday 20th December from 10am at The Masonic Lodge.

THE YARD - STOCKISTS OF ENGLISH HAND-FORGED gardening tools with a lifetime guarantee! Also other quality brands – Bull Dog, Wolf Garten, Wilson. Come and visit us for all your landscaping requirements at The Yard, 14 Reece Cres. Ph 443 5069. www.theyardcentral.co.nz       

TWO ROOMS AVAILABLE in 4 bedroom flat. Mountain views, deck and 2 existing flatmates. $115 p/w or $185 p/w with all bills and food. Quiet area in Hunter Cres. Call Vaughn 027 5733 507.

TUSSOCKS HOMEWARE HAS lots of lovely Christmas ideas in store and new stock arriving daily. 

OSTEOPATHY IS ABOUT YOU. It aims to recognise which parts of your structure or systems are blocked and to remove those blocks. Very deep manipulation is made possible with an accurate understanding of your internal structure. Your organ systems are assessed. You are viewed and treated as a whole person to enable healing of pain and injuries whilst achieving better sleep and more energy. Your body is even able to heal very old injuries which are still affecting you. You can find better overall health with osteopathy; turn back the years and discover a more energetic and healthier you. www.wanakaosteopathic.co.nz or 443 6783. ACC provider.

LAKE WANAKA BABYSITTING are now taking bookings for Christmas and the New Year period! Gift vouchers now available! Ph 443 4903 or 027 2913 138. www.lakewanakababysitting.co.nz

BARISTA/FOH REQUIRED at Federal Diner. Please only those with experience and staying for summer apply. Pop into Federal with your CV after 3pm.

3 BEDROOM, 2 BATHROOM HOUSE for rent. Very modern, fully furnised. Cheap electricity. $450 p/w. Phone 0276 227 722.

HEALTH FACT: The primary determinant of longevity is the quality of your mental and emotional health. Holistic Healthcare for functional diagnosis, natural medicine, detoxification, weight loss, dietary and lifestyle advice. Phone 443 5991. www.holistic-healthcare.co.nz 

WORK AT THE BAKERY - Lake front. Customer service, sandwich making, cleaning. Must be happy to work night shift. If you are friendly, outgoing and not afraid of the night drop your CV in to the bakery by Friday or email: thedoughbin@gmail.com

PROMINENT COFFEE BAR business for sale, situated in the Wanaka Lakes Health Centre. For persons interested please call 021 349 246, or email: coffeewithflair@hotmail.co.nz POA.

MOLEMEDIC Skin Cancer & Melanoma diagnosis and treatment. Book a dermoscopic skin examination for you or a loved one with Dr Brian Wills, MB ChB FRNZCGP, Australian Diploma of Dermoscopy. Digital imaging also available. Now at: 35B Russell St, Peter Dysart Orthodontist. Phone: 443 7929. 16 – 18 December. www.molemedic.co.nz

CHAPTER 5 - Just arrived Betty Basics. Great colours... Great styles... Great prices. Also remember late night shopping 16th December. Enter our draw.

CHEF DE PARTIE REQUIRED AT URBAN GRIND. Full time position available for experienced applicant. Pop in and talk to one of the kitchen team at 72 Ardmore Street.

GENERAL CARTAGE AND CRANE HIRE, call Ash at Lakeland Contracting to discuss your needs today 443 5049. "Lifting your expectations."

FAMILY BOAT PACKAGE. 5mtr Steadcraft boat, 110HP Evinrude outboard motor, galvinised trailer & boat covers, fish finder, 2 x boat rods & lead lines, ski biscuit, skis & ropes, adult & childs life jackets, two tote tanks. Call Brent 0272 295 960.

BE IN TO WIN A wine tour for two! Like our FB page - Wanaka Wine Tours and tell us where you would like to go wine tasting! 0800 WINETRAIL (946 387).

PEMBROKE SCHIST now taking bookings for 2015. Free quotes and consultation. Available for all schist projects big and small. Call us on 0221 096 142.

HAPPY HOUNDS dog walking, day care and inhouse minding. Socialisation, stimulation and fun for your canine friend. Call Jo 021 330 330.

DANCE OUT LOUD School of Dance Showcase. Saturday 13th Dec, Lake Wanaka Centre, 2 shows - 4pm and 7pm. Don't miss this dynamic display of creative dance in the styles of jazz, contemporary, hip hop and musical theatre. Tickets on sale now at The Little Shop, Ardmore St. $10 each.

HOSPO SUPER STARS REQUIRED at Urban Grind. Full and part time positions available. Call in and talk to Aleishia.

SEEKING A DRIVER/HARNESSER to join our energetic and lively team at Skydive Wanaka. Commence work mid December, working Tuesday - Sunday until the end of May. No experience needed, just great initiative, people skills and a desire to learn. Applicants must manage well in a fast paced environment. Please email your CV to: phoebe@skydivewanaka.com by 10th December.

LOST KEYS - Key ring. Breast cancer ribbon. Pink gems. Please hand in to Wanaka Police Station or call 021 0564 402. Thank you.

COLD LARDER CHEF: the Wanaka Speight's Ale House is looking for an "experienced" person to join the team. Please contact: kitchen@wanakaspeightsalehouse.co.nz

 

CHRISTMAS LASSOO OF HOG. Lone Star's famous pork loin roast stuffed, rolled, cooked and delivered to your door on Christmas Eve. See our Facebook page for more details or email your order to: rozelt@lonestar.co.nz

LADIES NEW (AND NEWISH) TO WANAKA - Come join us for a special Xmas buffet lunch, plus meet new friends... Friday 12th December. Contact Sue Saunders ASAP. Phone 443 7442. Looking forward to hearing from you!       

ARE YOU A ROCKSTAR VOLUNTEER? Want to become part of the crew? Applications are now open for volunteer positions at Rhythm & Alps, 30-31 Dec 2014. Earn a festival pass, camping, meals and access to the Volunteer Zone in exchange for your time and energy. Register online through www.rhythmandalps.co.nz

FOR SALE - WOOD MULCH, 7 cubic meters $300 per load delivered. Phone 0275 986 134.

GARAGE SALE - 9 Scaife Place. Drawers, bedsides, outdoor table and chairs, toys galore, girls and boys clothes. Saturday 10am start.

PRISTINE STEAMING - Professional garment steaming. Specialising in bridal, bridesmaids' dresses, suits, ball and evening gowns. Contact Neda 021 1612 885. pristinesteaming@gmail.com

SHARED OFFICE SPACE FOR LEASE on Helwick Street. Cool office, great location. Perfect for on-the-go professionals looking for affordable space. Internet, power, boardroom, kitchen, bathroom, desk and chair all included. Contact Hamish at 0800 436 431 or info@geniewallet.co.nz

WONDERING WHAT TO DO WITH THE KIDS this summer? Head to the canals at Twizel and catch yourself a tasty salmon. We have all the gear to get you started with our Canal Fishing Kits. Hamills Wanaka, Helwick Street. Ph 443 8094.

RICK MACLEAN IS CELEBRATING his 70th birthday Friday 5th and would love folk to join him from 2pm.

LOCAL HONEY, WINE, Merino lamb, olive oil and organic eggs at the Wanaka Farmers Market from 3pm on Pembroke Park every Thursday.

RITUAL ESPRESSO CAFE IS looking for a fully qualified and experienced barista. You will need a wide range of cafe experience. Our preference is for a long term local willing to work full time including one weekend day. Email your CV to Chris at: ritualcafeltd@gmail.com

NEW TIME! YOGA/MEDITATION: Wednesday 5:30-7pm, Wanaka Wellness Centre - 24 Dungarvon St. 3rd,10th,17th Dec. Back on 7th Jan. Robyn 022 1887 654.

WANAKA MITRE 10 NOW HAS loose landscaping products. Compost $29.90. Topsoil $24.99. Bark chips from $35. Schist chips $49.95. All products sold per scoop. Wanaka Mitre 10. Phone 443 9137.

TREADMILL RUNFIT TS. Excellent condition, no longer required, will sell for $800 was $1500 new. Contact Richard 027 5625 469.

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

FARMERS CHECK OUT OUR range of drones. Quadcopters with Go-Pro cameras, ideal for checking stock and properties, at the Transport and Toy Museum, next to the Wanaka Airport.

WANAKA KAYAKS SUP & SAIL GIFT VOUCHERS! What a treat for xmas. Ph 0800 926 925 or 021 926 949. info@wanakakayaks.co.nz 

CARDRONA HOTEL IS LOOKING FOR a kitchen assistant. Full time over summer season. Accommodation can be provided. For more info email: info@cardronahotel.co.nz or ring 03 443 8153.

BOAT - FLEETLINE SAPPHIRE 14FT, 70HP Evinrude, fishfinder, shield cabin seating. $5,000. Call 443 6050.

PRESCHOOL END OF YEAR PICNIC for all past and present and future families on 16th December at Wanaka Station Park from 5:30pm. BYO picnic and drinks.

THE LANDING IS LOOKING FOR Commis and Chef de Partie positions for summer. Drop off your CV to Rob or call 022 1883 977.

LIVE MUSIC Thursday, Saturday and Sunday and free pizza during happy hour 5-6pm on Fridays! Pop up to Gin and Raspberry, open 7 days a week from 4pm. 

KIDS MARKET AT THE CARDRONA Vintage Fair, this Sun 7 Dec, 12 to 5pm. Bring a blanket and buy, sell or exchange toys, books & games. Call Debs on 443 8151.

3 - 4 BEDROOM HOUSE WANTED for mid April to early December 2015. Please email Dean Hunter dean@rookieacademy.com or text 021 403 076.

GARAGE SALE - 42 Kennels Lane just off the Albert Town/Hawea Highway. Saturday 6th Dec 8.30am on. Bikes, tools, bunks, old relics, kids toys, clothes. Bargains to be had!

NEED A SPARKY - Building or renovating? For all heating, electrical and PV solar, call Brent, registered electrician on 027 9561 030 or email brentmillarelectrical@gmail.com

SPROING!! The sound of an arborist leaping from tree to tree. Now is the time to call Tree Tamers, Wanaka's professional arborists. Phone 03 443 6454 www.treetamers.co.nz

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

FOR LEASE - WORKSHOP office space, 210sqm. Anderson Road. Street frontage. Could be divided. Available early 2015. Enquiries 03 443 7774.

CHRISTMAS TREE, 2.4m high, green pine, synthetic, good condition $25. Melissa 0212 433 433.

WORLD CLASS GUITARIST Paul Ubana Jones is returning to Gin and Raspberry on January 3rd. Tickets just $25 make the perfect Christmas present. Get yours from Gin and Raspberry now!

HOUSE/HOME WANTED. 3 - 4 bedroom, long term rental. Mature, careful and tidy locals. Prefer unfurnished. Will do gardens/lawns. Excellent references. Need before mid January. Love to hear from you. Jane 021 556 300.

RUBYS CINEMA GIFT VOUCHERS as Christmas presents. They are the ultimate gift - the gift of an experience!

14" UPRIGHT BANDSAW on stand and Sheppach circular saw bench for sale. Both in good condition. Phone 443 8894 to inspect.

TUSSOCKS HOMEWARE NOW HAS a beautiful new range of linen duvets, pillowcases and lovely cushions in store. We also have wedding presents covered and gift vouchers available. 

IN THE 12 DAYS BEFORE XMAS we will be too busy to trim your trees unless you book now! Tree Tamers, creating Xmas barbeque ambience every December. Ph 027 2751 268. easy@treetamers.co.nz

WANAKA BOAT GROOMING BY Wanacleancar. Interior grooming and fibreglass restoration. Our machine polishing process can make any fibreglass surface as glossy as the day she came out of the factory! Phone Richard for a quote 0210 2942 908 or 03 443 5772 to leave a message.

FOOTWEAR SALE now on at MT Outdoors. 15 to 50% off all boots, shoes and sandals. Ends 14 December.

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.

CHRISTMAS STOCK CLEARANCE. Come on into Placemakers showroom to view our bargain bins. Great prices, huge reductions, variety of goods. Brilliant Christmas presents!

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.

FREEBIE FRIDAY AT CHERRY MAY CAFE. Free muffin last week went to Marg Tubbs. This Friday 5th sandwich free.

WORRIED ABOUT THE NEW DRINK DRIVING LAW. Well the Albert Town Tavern has it covered. We will pick you up and take you home. Ph 443 4545. 

63B XMAS HAMS - order your world famous, here in Wanaka, Xmas ham now. Glazed and ready to eat, hot out of the oven. Call Brent on 443 8966 to order now.

STUDIO TO RENT - Long term preferred. Furnished, self contained, close to town, lake, parks and school. $160 p/w single. Ph/text 027 4435 337.

FIKA (FEE-KA) SWEDISH COFFEE BREAK. Fresh. Pure. Natural. Nordic coffee culture. Coffee from only $1.00 NZD! Open Monday - Friday 8am - 4pm and Saturday 9am - 2pm. 1 Frederick Street. Follow us on Facebook!

SAFENSOUND PREMIER car seat for sale. New born to 4 years. New Sept 2011. $150. Ph 021 1734 994.

GREAT OPPORTUNITY NOW! Take over the existing internet business or make a fresh start with your own business concept operating from a prime, busy, high traffic location upstairs, 3 Helwick Street. Owner must sell! Get in quick before the busy summer season. Business or lease or plant and equipment for sale now! Contact Greg by phone 0274 178 434 or email: gregjohnstinz@gmail.com

FUNDRAISING WORKSHOP. Are you seeking funds for a non-profit organisation? Join Volunteering Central and a range of experienced fundraisers to discuss best practice in fundraising. Practical, informative and relevant to anyone raising funds. Breakout sessions on conservation funding and Department of Internal Affairs Funding. Monday 8th, 6 - 9pm. Full details and booking contact Gillian: centralvolunteering@gmail.com Ph 027 5065 705.

DANCE OUT LOUD SHOWCASE - Rachel Erichsen presents her students and choreography in an hour of high voltage dance passion & expression. Lake Wanaka Centre Saturday 13th December 4pm and 7pm shows. Tickets $10 each from The Little Shop, Ardmore St. For more info or enrollments for 2015 classes email Rachel: erichsen.rachel@gmail.com

MACROCARPA FENCING AND GATES. All types, best quality in Wanaka. Honest and friendly, call Martin 0210 2576 201, 03 443 6257 at Stonescapes.

PULSE BAR IS LOOKING FOR Duty Managers. 30+ hours over the summer season. Excellent rate for experienced managers. Ph 027 2780 555 or send CV to: info@pulsebarwanaka.co.nz

PARTY, PARTY, PARTY – At Rhythm & Alps we know you locals like to party so you get special local price festival tickets. Don't be shy, come in and see our team in our office in the Spencer Mall opposite New World. 

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

DR SHARP - Professional tool sharpening services - Kitchen knives, scissors, all garden tools, drop saws, holesaws, chainsaw blades, lawnmower blades, planers, drill bits and more! Mobile service, will come to you and sharpen on the spot! From $6. Freecall 0508 DRSHARP or check out www.drsharp.co.nz for more info.

SASANOKI'S JAPANESE OF THE WEEK - 'kaze' (kah-zae) meaning 'wind'. This windy weather is killing Sasanoki's newly planted vege garden. Stop being windy.

SKIDS, HUCKS AND BEERS - Guys MTB skills course - Tuesday 16th Dec, 6 - 8.30pm. Skills and techniques to build a solid platform so you can ride like you want to. Brought to you by the Be-Spoked team, coaches of Mission WOW. All levels catered for, places limited, special introductory one-off price $65, includes beer. Register online at www.be-spoked.co.nz/guys or call/text Jo 021 2538 213 with questions.

FROM GLENGYLE WAY, Wanaka to Greenland. The Messenger is available online at www.mymessenger.co.nz

FOR SALE - 1 FULL GYM membership for Proactive Gym. Ph 027 2563 113.

SPACES FILLING FAST. Get in early and book your pre-Christmas pampering. Our team is ready to treat you. At Aspects Day Spa, 61 Brownston St. Ph 443 5051.

CHURCH PEWS - West Coast heart rimu, large church pews. Ex Fox Glacier Church. Phone AJ 021 774 455.

WANTED - Old unused couches, clean the garage out, contact Mike on 0210 2417 538.

CARAVAN WANTED TO BUY: 20-23 foot. Telephone 0274 343 722.

NEW HOUSE FOR SALE - 29 Little Maude Drive, Timsfield, Lake Hawea. 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, heat pump and fire, underfloor heating, double garage. Open home - Sunday 7th December, 2pm - 3pm. Ph: 027 2344 018.

CHEF/COOK REQUIRED AT Florence's Foodstore and Cafe. 3 or 4 days a week from 7.30am to 3.30pm. Must be competent, experienced and food passionate. Please send CV to: info@florencesfoodstore.co.nz

KITCHEN HAND WANTED. Please apply to: roger@wanakaspeightsalehouse.co.nz or call in and ask for the Head Chef.

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

COOKIE TIME CHRISTMAS COOKIES! Free delivery Wanaka. $16 choc chip, apricot chip, cranberry white choc. Contact: georgiavosper@christmascookies.co.nz Ph 027 7244 015.

THE PHYSIO ROOM is your local's physio clinic located in Wanaka town centre. You will receive individual treatment & won't feel rushed for each appointment. Alternatively take your rehab to the next level with a Core Class. ACC registered. All enquiries to Kate at: info@physioroom.co.nz or 443 4949. www.physioroom.co.nz

PULSE BAR FRIDAY 5TH DECEMBER Kiwi Poker League 7pm start. $100 first prize. Saturday 9pm - 2.30am. After last Saturdays success. You request it, we will play it. Be it rock, blues, country, heavy metal, reggae. Hot bar snacks all night.

NEED WORK? Require an experienced, motivated housekeeper to join a leading Wanaka accommodation business. Must be available 9am - 4pm, 7 days a week. Send your CV to: hotel2014@hotmail.com

SHEPHERDS, WISE MEN, ANGELS... They were at the first community Christmas in Bethlehem. Join your family, friends and neighbours at Wanaka's Community Christmas on Sunday 14th December 5pm at the Dinosaur Park. Enjoy an interactive nativity story, sing your favourite carols, bring a picnic dinner. Hosted by Combined Churches.

HOUSEKEEPING POSITION at well established 5 bedroom lodge available. Casual, two days a week, late December to end of March, preferably including a Saturday. Approx 9.30am until 2.30pm. Vehicle necessary as lodge is 5.5kms out of town. $NZ17/hour. Phone 443 9049.

HAVE YOUR HOME SPRING CLEANED and shiny for Christmas. Blitz Wanaka Property Services have limited availability, so phone and get the last few places. Phone Mary: 021 1208 960

BOOK YOUR INSTALLATION for high-speed internet today from D-Fi Wireless and say goodbye to your monthly internet bill. Only pay for what you use! Just pre-paid super fast Internet. 50GB $100. No land-line required. Flatmates can each have a separate account too. Wanaka owned and operated. www.d-fi-wireless.com call Tim 021 378 253.

GREENLAND IS THE LARGEST island in the world, however it has a population of less than 60,000. Most of Greenland is covered in ice, a whopping 85%. If travelling between cites in Greenland, the only options are by boat and plane, as there are no roads connecting cities due to the many fjords. The Messenger is available in Greenland online at www.mymessenger.co.nz

BOOKCASE - SOLID RIMU. 1700L x 1200H x 300W. T&G rear. Adjustable shelving. Top quality. Phone 443 9311.

BASTILLE, CHET FAKER, AND SHAPESHIFTER. There are some treats in store for you at R & A this New Year. Special local ticket prices. Come on in and meet the team at R & A in the ground floor of the mall opposite New World. 

CHAPTER 5 - WIN A $500 VOUCHER, drawn 16th December. Late night shopping. Every $50 spent puts you in the Xmas draw. See you in the Pembroke Mall.

GREAT CRAFT IDEAS AT THE Craft Market this Sunday. Jade, books, calendars, clothes, pottery and much more. Pembroke Park 10am.

SECLUDED STUDIO FOR RENT: Very private bush setting, perfect for a design studio or for a place to get away from it all. $320/week 021 1294 991.

CANVAS PRINTS MAKE IDEAL XMAS GIFTS from only $55. Supply your photo to Print It and we will do the rest. 11 Brownston Street.

MOUNTAIN BIKE - Mens Avanti Pro hard tail - medium size. 26 inch wheels. Shimano XTR groupset. $50. Ph 443 8440.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN'S LOCALS card draw every Friday at 7pm. It is up to $200. Last weeks number was number 20. Got to be in bar to win. Courtesy coach ph 443 4545.

STAFF NEEDED AT WATER BAR. Positions available: FOH, Duty Managers and experienced kitchen hands. Also looking for a Prep/Commis Chef with minimum 2 years experience who can take control of the kitchen when necessary and ensure all standards are maintained. For full descriptions of these roles, please come in to the Water Bar with your CV or email us at: waterbarbros@vodafone.co.nz

CHEFS REQUIRED. Full and part time or casual at Francesca's Italian Kitchen for the summer season. You must be experienced and able to handle a very busy environment and have a valid NZ working visa. Call James 021 0760 479 or email: francescas@kinect.co.nz

PLYWOOD FOR SALE. Best price in Wanaka. Special H3 CD $55. Incl GST. Also cabinet making and timber joinery. Phone 0272 186 397.

SUPPORT COMMUNITY THEATRE. Only 4 days left to help 'Boost' your community production 'Like There's No Tomorrow!' An uplifting and compelling performance featuring MAC students. Support this crowd-funding campaign today and donate at boosted.org.nz Anything from $5 makes a difference!

BATHROOM VANITY SECONDS – surplus vanity stock, factory seconds at clearance prices (minor marks and/or repairs required). Please email: kristan@robertwilson.co.nz for stock list.

COASTGUARD WANAKA LAKES THANKS Alpha Club for their generous donation, which will provide much needed saftely equipment. Thank you.

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.

SUPPORT COMMUNITY THEATRE – here is what some donors have said already "Fantastic project – incredible opportunity for our kids", "Sounds like a good show, hope you can raise the funds, sorry I can't donate more". Help us reach our target for our local actors to perform in a professionally directed play dealing with the issues of binge drinking. Visit www.boosted.org.nz/projects/like-there%27s-no-tomorrow

COME LIVE WITH US - ONLY GIRL'S BEDS LEFT! Internet, house computer, 5 minute walk to town, live-in cleaner. $100 p/week plus bills. Phone 021 1877 944.

HAMS - CHRISTMAS - LAST CHANCE TO ORDER. NZ Gold Winner Waitaki Bacon & Ham are in Wanaka on 17th Dec delivering our delicious Hampshire Hams. Email: sales@waitakibaconham.co.nz or call 027 6005 787 or website www.waitakibaconham.co.nz Free delivery! From our farm gate to your plate discover a Taste of Waitaki.

TO RENT - furnished 2 bedroom cottage with large garage on 12 acres, Luggate-Tarras Rd. Room for all the boys toys, peace and seclusion, with a short walk to the Clutha. Pets welcome. $330/week. Email: nancyrendell@xtra.co.nz

CHRISTMAS SALE 50% off all stock. Big Tums Little Bums. Ph 443 2340.

GREENLANDERS ARE SO FOND OF bright colours that most houses and buildings in the country are painted in vivid hues of blue, orange, red, green, and yellow. The Messenger is available in Greenland online at www.mymessenger.co.nz

50% OFF ALL STOCK. Big Tums Little Bums. Ph 443 2340.

GIVE THE GIFT OF PAMPERING this Christmas. Fabulous gift vouchers for a $ amount or for any of our treatments at Aspects Day Spa, 61 Brownston St. Ph 443 5051.

UPPER CLUTHA TRANSPORT REQUIRE a person to deliver freight within the Wanaka district. This is a permanent casual position and requires a Class 4 licence. Phone 03 443 7833.

WANTED - WEATHERED/OLD corrugated iron sheets & unwanted mirrors for art installation. Please contact Mike on 0210 2417 538.

GARAGE SALE. Sat 6th Dec from 8.30am. Beds, couches, arm chairs, wardrobe, plants, and lots of household goods. 269 Studholme Road (off Mt. Aspiring Road).

GIVE THE GIFT OF HEALTH AND FITNESS at ProActive Gym this Christmas. Come into 17 Plantation Rd and give the gift of health and fitness to your friends and loved ones. Many gift cards options and values available. Ph 443 6500. 

TAI CHI, QIGONG DAOIST MEDITATION - develop the ability to heal your body and enhance your performance. James 027 5280 396.

WOODYS POOL COMP EVERY Thursday at 7pm. Free entry, cash prizes and beer specials. Free BBQ every Friday night 4 - 8pm.

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

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

WANTED - TRANSPORT TRAY and top link for three point linkage for small tractor. Phone Conway Powell on 027 6228 154.

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.

IT'S OUR 5TH BIRTHDAY so we are celebrating all week long, with kids dining with us for free all week, then a family fun day on Sunday 7th from 4pm. Games/giveaways and live music. Come help us celebrate 5 years of Lone Star in Wanaka. 

NATASHIA B ART WORX exhibiting at Workshop 74, 74 Golf Course Rd. Open Mon/Tue/Wed 11am - 2pm from15th December till 21st January, otherwise viewing by appointment. www.natashiab.co.nz

HAIR THOU ART WORKSHOP & MOBILE... For art, creativity & simplicity. Natural based / organic products. Now selling Giovanni Organic Haircare online! www.hairthouart.co.nz Phone 443 9545.

WORK WANTED. 18 YR OLD MALE student available December & January. Contact Steve 027 2319 266.

FOR SALE 5 METRE PLYLITE Cabin boat powered by 115 Evinrude Intruder with 4hp Mercury Aux. Includes roadcover, sun canopy, VHF radio, fishfinder, bilge pump, navlights, 2 Tote tanks and radio/CD player. Goes well & tidy for age. Trailer WOF & rego. $9900. Phone 443 9596 after 7pm.

GARAGE SALE - Kingston Street (old) Albert Town. Saturday 6th December 8.30am.

REMOTE CONTROL CARS, boats, quadcopters, trucks. Agents for Tamiya Traxxas. All the top brands at Transport & Toy Museum.

LOOKING FOR SOME EXTRA $$. The Lake Hawea Holiday Park are looking for some in-house security staff over the New Year period (28/12/2014 to 02/01/2014). From 8pm each night (approximately 6-8 hours). Day hours also available: If you have experience and are interested please call Mike at the camp 03 443 1767 or email: stay@haweaholidaypark.co.nz

LATE NIGHT FRIDAY SHOPPING at Wanaka Wastebusters. Open 9am - 8.30pm on Friday 12th and Friday 19th December. Take the stress out of Christmas shopping at the shop that doesn't cost the earth. Corner Ballantyne and Riverbank Rds. www.wanakawastebusters.co.nz

DO YOU HAVE PROBLEMS WITH your employment, your tenancy, a hire purchase agreement or other consumer issues? I can help. For a free initial discussion, contact Bob Thompson (LLB), advocate, on 0211 872 689 or bobthompson20160@yahoo.com

CARPET & UPHOLSTERY CLEANING - Contact your local operator of JAE Cleaning and Pest Control. For quality steam or dry cleaning and the best in stain removal, phone 0274 391 675 or a/h 443 1150.

DINING TABLE 1800 x 900 matai top, kauri base plus 5 mahogany chairs. $350 ono. Ph 443 6884.

RIPPON'S CELLAR DOOR IS NOW OPEN from 11am – 5pm daily for our summer opening hours. Come and see us for wine tastings, sales and cheese plates. 

LALALAND'S 3RD BIRTHDAY PARTY. This Friday 5th December starting at 9.30pm with Nic Mundy and the Vellum Bandito spinning the tunes. Fundraising for the new Wanaka Beats radio will be happening, so get your cash out.

SPACE TO RENT – looking for short term space to rent, Pop-up Shop opportunity, or storage space. December and January only. 19 Cliff Wilson Street, 90sqm studio space. Contact Anna on 021 575 569 or anna@aspiringmarketing.co.nz if further interested. 

DANCE OUT LOUD School of Dance is moving to a new studio in Spencer House Mall! Rachel Erichsen tutor of classes in Jazz, Hip Hop, Contemporary, Zumba for all ages including adults in 2015! Come along and witness the dance passion, energy and creativity at our end of year showcase, Lake Wanaka Centre 13th Dec, 4pm and 7pm shows. Tickets from The Little Shop, Ardmore St, $10 each. Enrolment enquiries to: erichsen.rachel@gmail.com

FREEVIEW DECODERS FROM $99, installed to existing dish for only $50 more. Dishes installed from $295. Decoder and Dish installed $395. All prices include GST. Barnett's Radio and TV Service, your local satellite TV specialists. Electronic equipment repaired, including plasma and LCD TVs. Phone 443 7961, 021 737 247 - www.wanakatv.co.nz

WYNDROK POTTERY. Original hand thrown, high fired tableware. Suitable for everyday use. Unique glazes that reflect the colourful palate of Central Otago. 191 Lakeview Terrace, Lake Hawea. Open hours 10 - 5.30pm Tuesday - Sunday. Closed Mondays. Phone 03 443 1707.

MASSAGE FOR CHRISTMAS... Do you know someone who is super busy, stressed, or always giving to others? Or perhaps you want to say thank you to a staff member or friend who has gone beyond the call of duty this year. I am offering a monthly 'one hour' massage for the up coming year for only $600. This gift certificate will be beautifully presented with room for you to include your own personal message. (Can be paid in two instalments). Call Kim Henderson: 021 495 569.

MITSUBISHI CHALLENGER EXCEED 2006, 102 000kms, leather, sunroof, airbags, new tyres, excellent condition, 2 owners, NZ new, FSH, still under main dealer warranty. $19000 ono. Ph 03 443 8192 or 021 635 636.

AEROBATICS! FLY YOUR OWN in first lesson. The sickest rollercoaster ride in New Zealand! Tel 027 2741 908. www.nzlearntofly.com

CHRISTMAS TRUFFLES made with loving care by the Preschool. Great gifts! Please support our annual fundraising project by purchasing yummy truffles at $6 per bag, they are a bargain. To order ring 443 7090. Pick up dates are the 8th and 9th December. They keep very well and can be frozen.

HOUSE SITTER AVAILABLE from January - March. Mature, responsible, loves animals. Ph 0274 697 406.

HOBIE CAT WANTED. All possibilities considered. Call Dominic - 027 2908 361.

2004 HONDA CRF230F for sale. Good condition. Well maintained. $3000. Phone 021 1221 653.

GREENLAND WAS DISCOVERED BY VIKINGS in the 10th century. It is believed that they named it Greenland in order to entice settlers. The name Greenland is in fact quite misrepresentative. The land is not green, but icy. Over 85% of Greenland is covered in ice. Perhaps a more appropriate name for Greenland would be Iceland, but that of course has already been taken. The Messenger is available in Greenland online at www.mymessenger.co.nz

BOOK YOUR INSTALLATION for high-speed internet today from D-Fi Wireless and say goodbye to your monthly internet bill. Only pay for what you use! Just pre-paid super fast Internet. 50GB $100. No land-line required. Flatmates can each have a separate account too. Wanaka owned and operated. www.d-fi-wireless.com call Tim 021 378 253.

IS IT A BIRD? IS IT A PLANE? No it's Gutterman, Wanaka's gutter cleaning specialist! Call Tony 0277 587 680 or 443 6864. Call me today!

CHEF/COOK REQUIRED AT Florence's Foodstore and Cafe. 3 or 4 days a week from 7.30am to 3.30pm. Must be competent, experienced and food passionate. Please send CV to: info@florencesfoodstore.co.nz

ENGRAVING, KEY CUTTING, chipped car key copies all available from Wanaka Mitre 10. Ph 03 443 9137.

LALALAND IS RECRUITING FOR A hospo superstar. Cocktail experience a bonus and Duty Managers certificate, but not necessary as personality wins everytime. Apply at the bar or email: lalalandwanaka@gmail.com

TUSSOCKS HOMEWARE has a wide range of gift ideas including leather ipad cases and small boxes, glassware, photo frames, jewellery, mirrors and beautiful Christmas decorations.

AUDITIONS - The Big Blue Planet Earth Show. Calling committed enthusiastic kids aged from 10 to 14 for an exciting acting opportunity. Call Bridget 443 1773 or email: adamanadbridget@xtra.co.nz to book a time. Saturday 20th December from 10am at The Masonic Lodge.

KALEIDOSCOPE, HELWICK ST has Royal Doulton Bunnykins baby plates and Buzzy Bees plus baby sheep skins for the little ones.

HAPPY SOCKS – SUPER FUN prints to keep your toes happy all day long only at Base. #Christmas.

CHERRIES AND OTHER FRESH delights at the Wanaka Farmers Market from 3pm on Pembroke Park every Thursday.

CARDRONA HOTEL IS SEEKING a full time barista. Accommodation can be provided. For more information email: info@cardronahotel.co.nz or call 03 443 8153.

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.

CHRISTMAS TREE, 2.4m high, green pine, synthetic, good condition $25. Melissa 0212 433 433.

WOODYS POOL COMP EVERY Thursday at 7pm. Free entry, cash prizes and beer specials. Free BBQ every Friday night 4 - 8pm.

MACROCARPA FENCING AND GATES. All types, best quality in Wanaka. Honest and friendly, call Martin 0210 2576 201, 03 443 6257 at Stonescapes.

PEMBROKE SCHIST now taking bookings for 2015. Free quotes and consultation. Available for all schist projects big and small. Call us on 0221 096 142.

GREAT CRAFT IDEAS AT THE Craft Market this Sunday. Jade, books, calendars, clothes, pottery and much more. Pembroke Park 10am.

LALALAND'S 3RD BIRTHDAY PARTY. This Friday 5th December starting at 9.30pm with Nic Mundy and the Vellum Bandito spinning the tunes. Fundraising for the new Wanaka Beats radio will be happening, so get your cash out.

AUTISM: WHAT IF ALL CHILDREN ever needed was to have authentic communication, acceptance, be appreciated and loved, and that's not how it is - so they react? Contact: awesomismabassador@gmail.com

SASANOKI HAS NEW SAKE - 'Karatamba' has a clear & clean flavour with a dry taste. Goes superbly well with our food. Try it chilled at Sasanoki. Good Japanese food & good sake cannot go wrong. Ph 443 6474.

GIVE THE GIFT OF HEALTH! Ionza Alkaline water filters are 10% off. Visit www.wanakawellness.co.nz and click on Ionza or pop into Wanaka Wellness for your Alka jugs and travel bottles. 24 Dungarvon Street. Phone 443 4668.

MOTORCYCLE JACKETS - 1 new, 1 second hand, large. 1 pair bike boots, second hand, size 10. Offers. Phone 027 5233 664.

HOLIDAY ACCOMMODATION WANAKA - Tidy 3 bedroom 1/4 acre private sheltered section, BBQ, covered deck, from $65 - $195 per night. Phone 039 262 585 or 0210 2521 009.

BOAT COVERS, FURNITURE RECOVERING, shade sails, outdoor blinds. Daniel Batchelor Upholstery 0274 966 700 for all your upholstery needs.

EX HIRE PRODUCTS FOR SALE. Buggies, porta cots and highchairs at Big Tums Little Bums. Ph 443 2340.

CHEFS REQUIRED. Full and part time or casual at Francesca's Italian Kitchen for the summer season. You must be experienced and able to handle a very busy environment and have a valid NZ working visa. Call James 021 0760 479 or email: francescas@kinect.co.nz

CHEF DE PARTIE REQUIRED AT URBAN GRIND. Full time position available for experienced applicant. Pop in and talk to one of the kitchen team at 72 Ardmore Street.

63B XMAS HAMS - order your world famous, here in Wanaka, Xmas ham now. Glazed and ready to eat, hot out of the oven. Call Brent on 443 8966 to order now.

BARPERSON, WAITING STAFF: the Wanaka Speight's Ale House is looking for "experienced" staff to join the team. Please contact: roger@wanakaspeightsalehouse.co.nz

BARISTA - experienced, full time required. Duty Managers certificate an asset but not necessary. Send CV to: info@florencesfoodstore.co.nz

FIKA LUXURY SCANDINAVIAN wedding cakes. Authentic handcrafted gluten free Kransekake and Kransekage! The Kransekake or "Wreath Cake" is the signature wedding and celebratory cake of Norway. Follow us on Facebook - www.facebook.com/fika.weddingcakes or check out our website www.fika.co.nz for more information!

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

HAVE YOUR HOME SPRING CLEANED and shiny for Christmas. Blitz Wanaka Property Services have limited availability, so phone and get the last few places. Phone Mary: 021 1208 960

HEAD CHEF REQUIRED to run our busy café. Please send CV to: raspberrycreek@gmail.com

ASPIRING MASSAGE! ANNUAL XMAS SPECIAL! $60. Dec 1st - Dec 24th. Gift certificates included. Trevor Bailey, full time massage since 1994. USA/NZ. Deep tissue - relaxation. Appointments essential. Phone 443 2993 or 0274 222 455. www.aspiringmassagewanaka.co.nz

QUEEN BED - FREE. Good condition, but requires collection. Tel: Hilary 0210 623 292 or 03 443 4644.

SPACES FILLING FAST. Get in early and book your pre-Christmas pampering. Our team is ready to treat you. At Aspects Day Spa, 61 Brownston St. Ph 443 5051.

HORIZONTAL TRELLIS SALE, $35 per panel, unframed 1.8m x 1.2m x 15mm. Bargain price, only while stock lasts! Come and see us at Placemakers in Ballantyne Road. 

ATTENTION MUMS AND BUBS! - Here is something to consider - Kangatraining. Group exercise classes for mums wearing their babies. Coming to Wanaka early next year - watch this space...

LIVE MUSIC WITH JAMIE ROBERTSON & Band, wine tasting, pony rides & kids market, all at the Cardrona Vintage Fair this Sun, 7 Dec, 12 to 5pm, at the Cardrona Hotel. Call Debs on 443 8151 for more info.

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

SHARED OFFICE SPACE FOR LEASE on Helwick Street. Cool office, great location. Perfect for on-the-go professionals looking for affordable space. Internet, power, boardroom, kitchen, bathroom, desk and chair all included. Contact Hamish at 0800 436 431 or info@geniewallet.co.nz

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.

$15 INDIAN BUFFET LUNCH from 12noon to 2.30pm at Bombay Palace, Wanaka on Sunday 7th December. Call 443 6086 for booking.

THE GOOD SPOT is even easier to find, now that it's open every Saturday, from 8am till 2pm. Come on down and check it out. Good lawn, good food good coffee, serving just the good stuff. Pre-order by calling/texting 021 466 301.

BABYSITTER/NANNY AVAILABLE anytime day or night until the 23rd of December. Third year Teachers College student with full driver licence, First Aid certificate and plenty of experience with children of all ages. Please contact Jessica Knight on 027 3735 552 or 443 6088. Thank you!

FOR SALE 6 PIECE BLACKBEAN bedroom suite, coffee table 1x1m, stereo unit with 3 glass shelves, mdf stereo unit, wall mounted clothes line, puppy crate 410 x 550 x 320mm. Ph 0272 771 028.

WANTED - TRANSPORT TRAY and top link for three point linkage for small tractor. Phone Conway Powell on 027 6228 154.

BIG BOYS TOYS. Remote control cars, planes, quadcopters, boats. Check out our huge range at Transport & Toy Museum.

LIVE MUSIC THIS SUNDAY AT LONESTAR from 4pm with Soulless Creatures! All part of our 5th birthday celebration week. Yee haaw!

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

SUPPORT COMMUNITY THEATRE. Only 4 days left to help 'Boost' your community production 'Like There's No Tomorrow!' An uplifting and compelling performance featuring MAC students. Support this crowd-funding campaign today and donate at boosted.org.nz Anything from $5 makes a difference!

GIVE THE GIFT OF HEALTH AND FITNESS at ProActive Gym this Christmas. Come into 17 Plantation Rd and give the gift of health and fitness to your friends and loved ones. Many gift cards options and values available. Ph 443 6500. 

RUBYS CINEMA & PRIVATE BAR is perfect for your 'End of Year' celebration - call Jordi on 443 6901.

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

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN'S GREAT family dining. Kids menu, and coffee to takeaway or have in. Bottle store and take aways shop and to top if 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.

KITCHEN HAND WANTED. Please apply to: roger@wanakaspeightsalehouse.co.nz or call in and ask for the Head Chef.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN FRIDAY happy hour from 5.30 until 6.30pm. Low alcohol beer on tap. Free bar snacks. Raffles. Pokies! Courtesy coach ph 443 4545. 

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

GARAGE SALE - 9 Scaife Place. Drawers, bedsides, outdoor table and chairs, toys galore, girls and boys clothes. Saturday 10am start.

HOUSEKEEPING POSITION at well established 5 bedroom lodge available. Casual, two days a week, late December to end of March, preferably including a Saturday. Approx 9.30am until 2.30pm. Vehicle necessary as lodge is 5.5kms out of town. $NZ17/hour. Phone 443 9049.

LOCAL RHYTHM & ALPS PRICE – Yes no yes. If you're a local you get a special festival ticket price. We're in the R & A office in the Spencer Mall opposite New World. This week's special, carrots...

CHERRY MAY CAFE - RECIPE COMPETITION. Bring your favourite baking recipe in - 105 Ardmore St or email: cherrymaywanaka@gmail.com We will choose recipes to bake and our customers' favourite will receive a $25 voucher. Results will be published 17th December.

DRIVING LESSONS AVAILABLE. Class 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. Licences class 2, Endorsements, W, R, T. - P, V, D, F, Osh. Defensive Driving. Ring Neville 0276 465 386 or home 443 2345.

DYNZ DESIGNZ AVAILABLE for all blind repairs including Roman blinds and any curtain and track maintenance. Phone Helen 022 4134 622 or 443 1612.

COOKIE TIME CHRISTMAS COOKIES! Free delivery Wanaka. $16 choc chip, apricot chip, cranberry white choc. Contact: georgiavosper@christmascookies.co.nz Ph 027 7244 015.

HANDYMAN SERVICE - Anything from cleaning gutters to custom built gates and fences, pergolas, decks, engineering and repairs, shade sails. "You name it - we'll do it". Handy Solutions. Phone 443 4078 or 0272 080 175 or 0274 573 539.

GREEN TOAD XMAS SHOPPING. Low prices! Fashion! $20 sun glasses, hats, clothing, .925 silver jewellery rings, braceletts, necklaces, earrings, anklets and body jewellery. 6 Pembroke Mall, Wanaka. Behind Boa Boa Takeaways.

LADIES NEW (AND NEWISH) TO WANAKA - Come join us for a special Xmas buffet lunch, plus meet new friends... Friday 12th December. Contact Sue Saunders ASAP. Phone 443 7442. Looking forward to hearing from you!       

FOR SALE - WOOD MULCH, 7 cubic meters $300 per load delivered. Phone 0275 986 134.

CANVAS PRINTS MAKE IDEAL XMAS GIFTS from only $55. Supply your photo to Print It and we will do the rest. 11 Brownston Street.

MELANOMA IS THE MOST DEADLY skin cancer. Early detection and excision is lifesaving. Book your appointment now for a full skin cancer check with a doctor qualified in Dermoscopy at Molemedic. Digital imaging is available.  Appointments 16 – 18 December. Phone: 443 7929. We have moved to Peter Dysart Orthodontist, 35B Russell St. Dr Brian Wills (MB.ChB, FRNZCGP, Aust Dip of Dermoscopy) is an Affiliated Provider to Southern Cross Health Society. www.molemedic.co.nz

RITUAL ESPRESSO CAFE IS LOOKING for a Grill/Prep Chef. You will need a wide range of cafe experience in both baking and grill work. Our preference is for a long term local willing to work full time including one weekend day. Email your CV to Chris at: ritualcafeltd@gmail.com

CARAVAN WANTED TO BUY: 20-23 foot. Telephone 0274 343 722.

FREE MONEY! GRANTS ARE AVAILABLE for your group's art project from the Upper Clutha Community Arts Council. Email: uccac@outlook.com for enquiries. Application forms available from the Wanaka Public Library.

WORLD CLASS GUITARIST Paul Ubana Jones is returning to Gin and Raspberry on January 3rd. Tickets just $25 make the perfect Christmas present. Get yours from Gin and Raspberry now!

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

GET FIT FOR SUMMER! Proactive Gym membership for sale - only $15.95 per week. Phone 027 2291 607.

HAWEA PHYSIOTHERAPY. Sports medicine and work related injuries, acupuncture and pilates. Womens health service, rehabilitation studio. ACC registered. www.haweaphysiotherapy.co.nz Call Sandy 443 7113 / 021 2451 904.

EMPLOYMENT WANTED Physically fit, motivated Kiwi male, mid twenties wanting work in Wanaka from January till April/May 2015. Anything considered, preferably agricultural work. Out of country till Xmas, please email: henrynorris@live.com

GIVE THE GIFT OF PAMPERING this Christmas. Fabulous gift vouchers for a $ amount or for any of our treatments at Aspects Day Spa, 61 Brownston St. Ph 443 5051.

3 BEDROOM, 2 BATHROOM HOUSE for rent. Very modern, fully furnised. Cheap electricity. $450 p/w. Phone 0276 227 722.

AB ROCKET TWISTER (as seen on TV). For upper abs, lower abs and obliques. 1 x brand new (never taken out of box) $100. 1 x used (a couple of times only) $75. Could be good Christmas pressie for someone. Phone 03 443 7690.

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

FOR SALE - 180 Terracotta tiles. Phone 443 1426.

FREE EYELASH TINT with your first treatment visit to Emma for Beauty! Be quick offer ends Friday December 12th. Offering waxing, St.Tropez spray tanning, Shellac, facials, massage, manicure, pedicure treatments & mobile pamper parties! Brand new studio in Wanaka! Ph 443 6392. www.emmaforbeauty.co.nz

NEW HOUSE FOR SALE - 29 Little Maude Drive, Timsfield, Lake Hawea. 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, heat pump and fire, underfloor heating, double garage. Open home - Sunday 7th December, 2pm - 3pm. Ph: 027 2344 018.

CLEANER AVAILABLE FOR residential or new builds. Windows or the whole house. Casual or regular cleaning. Call 027 4429 159.

GLUTEN FREE SCANDINAVIAN CHRISTMAS CAKES! Authentic handcrafted luxury Scandinavian Christmas cakes, Swedish Gingerbread Houses, Deluxe Christmas Gift Hampers and much, much more! Order now! Find us at 1 Frederick Street. Open Monday to Friday 8am - 4pm and Saturday 9am - 2pm. Visit our website for more information and how to order! www.fika.co.nz

THERE ARE LOTS OF ARTISANS at the Craft Market this Sunday, Pembroke Park. Cards, prints, pottery, wood, toys and more.

TRINITY COLLEGE LONDON SPEECH and Drama Teacher wanted for a small group of rural students at Tarras School. Preliminary/Grade 1, 4 and 5. Also examination and competition preparation required. Travel if able to come to Tarras School will be generously remunerated. Phone 021 350 529.

SCHOOL HOLIDAY CLUB, run by Community Networks, is looking for reliable and motivated volunteers to help us run the programme during the following dates: 17-18-19-22-23 December and from Monday 5 January until Friday 30 January. If you have a passion for helping others and enjoy children's company please contact us on: shp@communitynetworks.co.nz or drop by CN and pick up a volunteer's pack. 

STAFF NEEDED AT WATER BAR. Positions available: FOH, Duty Managers and experienced kitchen hands. Also looking for a Prep/Commis Chef with minimum 2 years experience who can take control of the kitchen when necessary and ensure all standards are maintained. For full descriptions of these roles, please come in to the Water Bar with your CV or email us at: waterbarbros@vodafone.co.nz

LAKES PODIATRY for all your footcare requirements. Located at Wanaka Lakes Health Centre. Phone 443 0730 for appointments. www.lakespodiatry.co.nz

CHRISTMAS WITH WANAKA TRIKE TOURS: Gift vouchers available now. Come for an experience, not just a ride. Ph: 443 5355. www.wanakatriketours.co.nz

CAFE POSITION. Managers certificate and barista required. Flexible 2 days/week, extra over holidays. Transport essential. Phone 443 8765. Send CV to: museum@lakewanaka.co.nz

LANDSCAPING PROFESSIONAL - Dave Spedding (Dip Hort). Full service landscaping - 3D design, paving, lawns, planting plans & irrigation. Check out samples of our work at www.wanakalandscaping.co.nz Call 021 707 481 or 443 2721. Dave Spedding Landscaping - professional, reliable, competitive rates.

ROOM TO RENT - Wanting a room in a quiet, considerate, mature, relaxed large country house with other young professional people enjoying their working O.E. in Wanaka. 5 minutes walk to town. $180 per week. This includes all expenses and WiFi. Must be employed in the area. Non smoker. Phone 021 484 487.

HOUSE RENTAL REQUIRED. 1 - 2 bedrooms for salary paid professional starting mid December or January. Long or short term. Please phone Joanne on 021 420 604.

WANTED - MOTEL CLEANER/HOUSEKEEPER. Apply Clearbrook Motel or phone 443 4413.

THE LANDING IS LOOKING FOR Commis and Chef de Partie positions for summer. Drop off your CV to Rob or call 022 1883 977.

LUGGATE COMMUNITY XMAS PICNIC. Sunday 21st Dec 3pm. Gather at the BBQ in the park behind the hall. Santa will visit. Luggate Community Assn will provide meat and bread. Bring something to share for the picnic, what you want to sit on, and named presents for your children. If it's wet, meet in the hall instead.

RICH THE CABINETMAKER. Taking orders now for 2015. We specialise in timber for: doors, stairs, bookshelves, tables, cabinets and more. Custom made locally. View at www.tinyurl.com/richwanaka Phone 0275 263 695. AH 443 8951.

SECLUDED STUDIO FOR RENT: Very private bush setting, perfect for a design studio or for a place to get away from it all. $320/week 021 1294 991.

BEST STAG/HENS GIFT. Pilot a plane and drive a racecar around the track. Gift vouchers available. U-Fly 443 4005. info@u-flywanaka.co.nz

FREE BEE SWARM COLLECTION. Honey supplied later in season if all goes to plan! Call Simon on 0210 8170 622.

THE PHYSIO ROOM is your local's physio clinic located in Wanaka town centre. You will receive individual treatment & won't feel rushed for each appointment. Alternatively take your rehab to the next level with a Core Class. ACC registered. All enquiries to Kate at: info@physioroom.co.nz or 443 4949. www.physioroom.co.nz

FARMERS CHECK OUT OUR range of drones. Quadcopters with Go-Pro cameras, ideal for checking stock and properties, at the Transport and Toy Museum, next to the Wanaka Airport.

NEED WORK? Require an experienced, motivated housekeeper to join a leading Wanaka accommodation business. Must be available 9am - 4pm, 7 days a week. Send your CV to: hotel2014@hotmail.com

HAMS - CHRISTMAS - LAST CHANCE TO ORDER. NZ Gold Winner Waitaki Bacon & Ham are in Wanaka on 17th Dec delivering our delicious Hampshire Hams. Email: sales@waitakibaconham.co.nz or call 027 6005 787 or website www.waitakibaconham.co.nz Free delivery! From our farm gate to your plate discover a Taste of Waitaki.

IF YOU WANT SOMETHING LIFTED or shifted, give Ash at Lakeland Contracting a call now 443 5049. "Lifting your expectations."

SHINGLE CREEK COLLECTABLES, State Hwy 8 (Old Shingle Creek Tavern). Open days November Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th. Open days December Saturday 6th & Sunday 7th. Open from 11am. Loads of old and interesting items "It's a shop like no other". Well worth the drive. Come and have a rummage and haggle with the boss! The shop is full up again. Cool Christmas gifts, do up projects, handy man stuff, collectables, vintage ware & antiques. All enquiries ph 03 446 8610. (Always buying - always selling). shingle.creek.collectables@gmail.com Check out Facebook.

THE FRISBEE GOLF SHOP. Recreation to Pro, putters, mid range and distance. Frisbees from $19. Only available at MT Outdoors, Wanaka's only independent outdoor store. 

'I CALL NZ HOME' TEES from Federation are new in store at Base. Perfect prezzies for the Kiwis overseas! #Christmas

WANTED - Old unused couches, clean the garage out, contact Mike on 0210 2417 538.

SAVE YOUR HOT DOGS purely for the BBQ this summer and make your grooming appointment at Wanaklean Dog today! No gimmicks, just bags of experience and really great grooming! Call Emily on 027 5110 282.

WOMANS ROAD BIKE - Giant ORC - Small frame - 24 Speed. Get riding for summer! $195. Ph 443 8440.

LOOKING FOR SOME EXTRA $$. The Lake Hawea Holiday Park are looking for some in-house security staff over the New Year period (28/12/2014 to 02/01/2014). From 8pm each night (approximately 6-8 hours). Day hours also available: If you have experience and are interested please call Mike at the camp 03 443 1767 or email: stay@haweaholidaypark.co.nz

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

TWILIGHT SERIES BOOKS in excellent order - much loved. Twilight, New Moon, Eclipse, Breaking Dawn. $35 set. Text 027 7162 687.

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

SPA POOL FOR SALE. 5 - 6 person. Remote, radio, chemicals included. $2,500 as is and removal at buyers expense. Phone 027 5766 556.

NATASHIA B ART WORX exhibiting at Workshop 74, 74 Golf Course Rd. Open Mon/Tue/Wed 11am - 2pm from15th December till 21st January, otherwise viewing by appointment. www.natashiab.co.nz

TUSSOCKS HOMEWARE NOW HAS a beautiful new range of linen duvets, pillowcases and lovely cushions in store. We also have wedding presents covered and gift vouchers available. 

HOUSE SHARING WANTED 'till mid Jan. No need bedroom (van) but sharing facilities and good times with housemates. JC & Noé 022 0469 558.

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

BAGLEYS NEW POTATOES - dug fresh daily - Available at Selectrix.

SUP PADDLEBOARDS FOR SALE. The perfect Xmas pressie. A free intro lesson with every paddle-board sale! Contact Wanaka Kayaks 0800 926 925.

CHAPTER 5 - WIN A $500 VOUCHER, drawn 16th December. Late night shopping. Every $50 spent puts you in the Xmas draw. See you in the Pembroke Mall.

SEEKING A DRIVER/HARNESSER to join our energetic and lively team at Skydive Wanaka. Commence work mid December, working Tuesday - Sunday until the end of May. No experience needed, just great initiative, people skills and a desire to learn. Applicants must manage well in a fast paced environment. Please email your CV to: phoebe@skydivewanaka.com by 10th December.

FUNDRAISING WORKSHOP. Are you seeking funds for a non-profit organisation? Join Volunteering Central and a range of experienced fundraisers to discuss best practice in fundraising. Practical, informative and relevant to anyone raising funds. Breakout sessions on conservation funding and Department of Internal Affairs Funding. Monday 8th, 6 - 9pm. Full details and booking contact Gillian: centralvolunteering@gmail.com Ph 027 5065 705.

BANNOCKBURN GUTBUSTER PHOTOS! Available to download now at www.myeventphoto.co.nz

POPUP LEBANESE FEAST at The Rippon Hall, presented by Tiritiri Kitchen. Join us for a sumptuous banquet of Lebanese Cuisine, from stuffed vine leaves & falafels to tabbouleh & baba ghanoush, finishing with baklava and nougat. Friday 12th December. Book now call Tiff on 0274 106 243.

TWO ROOMS AVAILABLE in 4 bedroom flat. Mountain views, deck and 2 existing flatmates. $115 p/w or $185 p/w with all bills and food. Quiet area in Hunter Cres. Call Vaughn 027 5733 507.

IN THE 12 DAYS BEFORE XMAS we will be too busy to trim your trees unless you book now! Tree Tamers, creating Xmas barbeque ambience every December. Ph 027 2751 268. easy@treetamers.co.nz

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

WALLPAPER HANGING SPECIALISTS. View our work at "Feature Walls Wanaka" Facebook or Google. Phone 03 443 5802 or 0210 2389 097.

REDSTAR LUXURY BURGERS requires burger builders for summer season. Experience preferred. Fun, fast paced environment. Please drop CV at Redstar. Phone 443 9322.

CARAVAN STORAGE REQUIRED in the Wanaka region from February 2015. Overall length of the caravan is 8 meters and height is 2.6 meters. Covered storage required long term providing protection from the elements. Ph 03 332 6541 or 0210 2243 812.

ORTHODONTIST BASED IN WANAKA Peter Dysart - Registered specialist Orthodontist. Practice now relocated from Dunedin and all services fully based in Wanaka. Referral not required. Phone 443 7929. Email: pdortho@xtra.co.nz 25B Russell Street.

CHEF REQUIRED AT RELISHES CAFÉ. Must be able to work weekends. Call Tasha on 021 907 877 or pop in for an application form. Thanks.

WORRIED ABOUT A MOLE? See a doctor qualified in Dermoscopy for early detection, rather than a nurse or technician. Get checked at Molemedic 16 – 18 December by Dr Brian Wills, MB ChB FRNZCGP, Australian Diploma of Dermoscopy & Affiliated Provider to Southern Cross Health Society. Our clinic is now at Peter Dysart Orthodontist, 35B Russell St. Ph: 443 7929.  

UPPER CLUTHA TRANSPORT REQUIRE a person to deliver freight within the Wanaka district. This is a permanent casual position and requires a Class 4 licence. Phone 03 443 7833.

THERAPY AND CONSULTATION ROOMS for rent. Casual or contract. Discreet, modern and affordable. On the lakefront. Call 443 6783.

GARAGE SALE 203B STONE STREET - Queen bed, desk, rimu dining table, paintings, Persian rugs, leather foot stool, dolls cane pram, assorted kitchenware and too many other things to mention 9am - 12pm.

GREENLAND IS AN AUTONOMOUS COUNTRY within the kingdom of Denmark. It is actually part of the continent of North America, but has been culturally associated with Europe for more than a millennium. In 1946 the United States attempted to purchase Greenland from Denmark, but were unsuccessful. The Messenger is available in Greenland online at www.mymessenger.co.nz

PULSE BAR FRIDAY 5TH DECEMBER Kiwi Poker League 7pm start. $100 first prize. Saturday 9pm - 2.30am. After last Saturdays success. You request it, we will play it. Be it rock, blues, country, heavy metal, reggae. Hot bar snacks all night.

WANTED - WEATHERED/OLD corrugated iron sheets & unwanted mirrors for art installation. Please contact Mike on 0210 2417 538.

PULSE BAR IS LOOKING FOR Duty Managers. 30+ hours over the summer season. Excellent rate for experienced managers. Ph 027 2780 555 or send CV to: info@pulsebarwanaka.co.nz

DANCE TEACHERS - Seeking to hear from local residents who have a background in teaching classical or modern styles of dance. Contact Anna on 021 575 569 or info@dancewanaka.co.nz

WANAKA FENCING AND GATES. Phone 0272 080 175. Coloursteel, timber, alloy, wrought iron, post and rail, ranch style, pool fencing, auto opening. Happy to quote.

KIDS EAT FREE AT LONESTAR this week! It's our 5th birthday so we are celebrating by giving away a free kids meal with every adult dining this week!

SKIDS, HUCKS AND BEERS - Guys MTB skills course - Tuesday 16th Dec, 6 - 8.30pm. Skills and techniques to build a solid platform so you can ride like you want to. Brought to you by the Be-Spoked team, coaches of Mission WOW. All levels catered for, places limited, special introductory one-off price $65, includes beer. Register online at www.be-spoked.co.nz/guys or call/text Jo 021 2538 213 with questions.

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.

WHEELS TO DUNSTAN links with the Cromwell - Dunedin hospital transport. For bookings, please contact Community Networks on 443 7799.

COASTGUARD WANAKA LAKES THANKS Alpha Club for their generous donation, which will provide much needed saftely equipment. Thank you.

50% OFF ALL STOCK. Big Tums Little Bums. Ph 443 2340.

HAPPY HOUNDS dog walking, day care and inhouse minding. Socialisation, stimulation and fun for your canine friend. Call Jo 021 330 330.

DOG CLIPPING. Experienced dog groomer working in Wanaka from 2nd December until finished. For an appointment phone Glenys 03 230 4715 or 027 2849 238.

LATE NIGHT FRIDAY SHOPPING at Wanaka Wastebusters. Open 9am - 8.30pm on Friday 12th and Friday 19th December. Take the stress out of Christmas shopping at the shop that doesn't cost the earth. Corner Ballantyne and Riverbank Rds. www.wanakawastebusters.co.nz

FIT RELIABLE WOMAN LOOKING for work in (medical) administration or tourism, speaks 4 European languages. Contact 027 2734 111.

 

CHRISTMAS LASSOO OF HOG. Lone Star's famous pork loin roast stuffed, rolled, cooked and delivered to your door on Christmas Eve. See our Facebook page for more details or email your order to: rozelt@lonestar.co.nz