This is an archived version. View the latest edition here.

20 May 2015



WANAKA HOPSICE POP UP SHOP. Open Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday. 12pm onwards.

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

ASPIRING AVALANCHE DOGS 2015 Treble Cone Season Pass Raffle! Tickets $5 @ Racer's Edge. Drawn Friday 29th May, 6.30pm @ Kai. No need to be present for the big prize but there are spot prizes and a Raffle for those that are! Win a seasons pass or get a refund!!! Special thanks to Treble Cone!

VETLIFE WANAKA- now stocks a comprehensive range of animal products for all farming needs (dairy, sheep, beef, deer, farm dogs, etc) all at competitive prices. As well we offer excellent advice on product use. Vetlife Wanaka, 2 Balneaves Lane, Wanaka. Located on the Hawea turn-off – excellent easy parking. Ph 03 443 6409.

PLANNING A QUEENSLAND BEACH HOLIDAY? Come stay in our Currumbin beachfront apartment with all the extras. Fabulous 180deg views. Easy trip - fly direct Queenstown to Coolangatta (10mins away). Telephone 443 9993 or 0274 897 222 for photos and reasonable rates.

ASPIRING VILLAGE NEEDS YOU! If you are 80+ years old and interested in retirement village living, we would love you to take part in a Lifestyle Apartment Focus Group session to be held on Thursday 28th May. This is an opportunity to help shape the design and services available to our future apartment residents. Treats and refreshments provided. Please call Jennie or Ursula to book in 443 6660.

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

RELATIONSHIP PROBLEMS? Would you like to keep your relationship together? Would you like help if your relationship is ending? Are you unsure what you want? Womens' Support provide 24/7 confidential free support and advice. Phone 443 1448. www.womenssupport.org.nz   

SHORT TERM ROOM AVAILABLE- LAKE HAWEA - Beautiful studio room with double bed, own bathroom and basic cooking facilities. Available 20/05 until 17/06. Suit people needing somewhere to live while looking for winter accommodation. $55 per night. Cheap weekly rates available. Includes wifi, and linen. Call/text- 0273 222 170 for more info.

WANTED - QUALIFIED CARPENTERS for immediate start. Call Wayne Casey 0273 645 644.

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

THE WANAKA OSTEOPATHIC CLINIC is pleased to welcome Alistair Treacher for the early winter season. Alistair is visiting us from Auckland and has a particular interest in pain management and treating sports injuries as well as infants and pregnant women. Take the opportunity to be treated by an osteopath from one of Auckland's best clinics and feel the point of difference of osteopathy. Call now on 443 6783 or visit wanakaosteopathic.co.nz/osteopaths

MICHAEL LANEY M.B.CH.B., Dip.Obst., F.R.C.O.G., F.R.A.N.Z.C.O.G. Gynaecologist and Gynae-Oncologist. Now consulting at the Wanaka Lakes Health Centre. For an appointment: Ph 03 379 0555.

WANT SOME EXTRA CASH? Grab your friends together, bag up all your 2nd hand stuff, register your car boot for only $25 for non-business sellers at the Wanaka Community Nepal Fundraiser and you keep the profits! Win win! Join our event on Facebook.

QUEEN'S BIRTHDAY WEEKEND special at Cherry May Cafe - 2 for 1 icecreams. Open 8.30am to 4.30pm. Closed Monday 1st June.

FLATMATE WANTED: Nice spacious modern warm home, handy to lake/town, lovely room with en-suite. Only 1 other mature professional male (owner) $100 p.w + exp. Prefer longer stay. Text 021 996 211.

THE CHEESE SCONE AND COFFEE SPECIAL is back on and rocking at The Good Spot!! Get a coffee and delicious cheese scone for only $6! Hot soup also available. Pre-order by calling/texting 021 349 246. The Good Spot Caravan, 34 Anderson Road.

FIREWOOD FIREWOOD at The Yard on Reece Cres! Macrocarpa, Old Man Pine and kiln dried Pine now in stock.  Delivery or loan trailers available. The Yard 443 5069.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN Wild Buck Bar. New look and new beers with some of your favorites on tap. Heaps of give aways and specials all week. Everyone gets something as long as stock lasts. At the Alby where you get more for your buck.

WANAKA RODEO CLUB AGM - 8pm Wednesday 3rd June 2015 in the Luggate Fire Station.

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.

CHERRY MAY CAFE - double stamp coffee cards every Thursday until end of May for our Mazagran coffee from Dunedin.

PEMBROKE MASSAGE for all your massage needs. Deep tissue, relaxation, pregnancy massage. Contact Kelly Thomas 027 4653 700.  

FEELERS ARE COMING TO WANAKA May 28th at the Bullock Bar. Tickets available now at the Bully $35.

1 DOZEN OYSTERS, salad and chips $25 at the Wanaka Districts Club this Saturday 23rd 6pm, subject to availability. Phone 443 8080.

THE ACUPUNCTURE ROOM provides highly qualified and professional Traditional Chinese Medical and Acupuncture services. Acupuncture provides a hands-on approach to physical injury recovery, with ACC treatments only $20. Acupuncture can also help with digestive complaints, chronic pain, headaches, women's health and the list goes on. To find out more check out www.theacupunctureroomwanaka.com. Individualised treatment plans with Kate Perriam BHSc(Acu), ACC provider and NZ Registered Acupuncturist, located in The Wanaka Lakes Health Centre. Ph 443 0742. 

HOUSE/BATCH/COTTAGE WANTED. Single professional, long term resident of Wanaka needs a new home due to landlords change of circumstances. Anything considered in Wanaka and surrounds. 0211 788 589.

WANAKA GARDEN CLUB. AGM held at the Wanaka Bowling Club. 7.30pm. Thursday 28th May.

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

HOUSESITTER AVAILABLE for Wanaka and the Upper Clutha area. Preferably long term over winter but will also do short term. Experienced with pet care and property maintenance. Ph Guy 022 1757 833.

SATELLITE PHONES FOR HIRE. Going hunting or tramping? Phone 03 443 9422.

CAFÉ LAGO WILL BE CLOSED from Monday 25th May for renovations. We hope to see you back when we re-open!

AMAZING KNITWEAR to warm the winter blues at BASE.

POKER NIGHT THURSDAY from 7.30pm at the Bullock Bar - Grab a $5 Heiny whilst your'e here.

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

BUILDING OR RENOVATING - Visit Selectrix for undoubtedly the best advice on your kitchen whiteware choices and audio visual customisation. The knowledge you will receive couldn't be better than from Selectrix.

GARAGE/HALL SALE - Saturday 23rd May 8.30am - 2pm, 546 Ardgour Rd, Tarras. (Old Ardgour Hall). 5 year clean out. Great variety of household items.

FOR SALE - FORD TRACTOR (4600) cab, Begg loader, bucket, forks, 9ft grubber crumbler. 1000Lt diesel tank on trailer. Phone 443 4248.

WOODY'S POOL COMPETITION every Thursday from 7pm. Cash prizes.

AERIAL AND GROUND PHOTOGRAPHY: Vision Workshops Photography, based in Wanaka, is a group of students that use the latest technology in UAV drone flying as well as ground and onboard video to create stunning shots/videos of anything from recreational sports, real-estate, advertising to birthday parties, all for a very affordable price. For bookings or more info: email visionworkshopnz@gmail.com, text 0226 047 983. See demo videos at http://www.visionworkshop.co.nz instagram:visionworkshop

'NEW LIFE TO OLD TREASURES' GARAGE SALE. Everything needs to go! Saturday 6th June 9am - 3pm Spencer House Mall Dunmore St. All proceeds to Community Networks Wanaka. Do you have items you would like to donate?  Please phone Wayne 027 2927 770 or Jim on 443 7001 and we can arrange drop off or pickup. Wanaka New Life Church - Supporting your community. 

BUILDING, RENOVATING OR ALTERATIONS call C.G.C. All work taken on. 25 years NZ & international experience. Lived & worked in Wanaka for 15 years. Fully - Licensed Building Practitioner. 021 659 245 / 03 443 4392.

SINGLE BEDS, TWO WIRE BASES includes mattresses $100, queen sized mattress $75, Sharp fridge/freezer $45, Panasonic microwave $35. Phone 443 1962.

SUPPORT HAMISH MCLEAN AUCTION at the Wanaka Districts Club this Sunday 24th from 3pm. Buffet meal $25 soup and main from 5.30pm.

LOCAL MAN AVAILABLE for all your gardening, trees, hedges and lawns. Call Steven 443 4944 or 022 3054 572.

PHOTOGRAPHERS/ARTISTS WANTED to display their work at the NZ Mountain Film Festival in July. The broad theme is adventurous sports & lifestyles, so work should be associated with the world's outdoor spaces; mountains, rivers, lakes or oceans. See www.mountainfilm.net.nz/programme/art-display/ or email: info@mountainfilm.net.nz for more details. Work can be sold and no commissions are taken.

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

CARPARK AVAILABLE. Great CBD location. $25 per week. Contact: accounts@BaseNZ.com

THE 160-METRE-TALL, 35-STOREY Capital Gate tower in Abu Dhabi is the world's furthest leaning man-made tower. Its 18 degrees westwards lean is four times greater than the Leaning Tower of Pisa, Italy. Sounds like the perfect place to seek out some shade and read the Messenger online all the way from Wanaka to Abu Dhabi at www.mymessenger.co.nz

ACCOMMODATION WANTED for local solo father and daughter, or 3 bedroom house with large garage, close to primary schools in Wanaka. Call 0223 587 834.

GET YOUR BISTRO GENTIL FIX before we close for June! The Autumn lunch and dinner menus are sooooo delicious. Qunice tarte tatin, steak frites, chocolate orange egg. See you soon. Ph 443 2299. www.bistrogentil.co.nz

NEED A DOG GROOMER? The Soggy Dawg Pet Boutique & Spa, full pet grooming facilities, qualified Veterinary Nurse with 16 years grooming experience, all grooms include: Hydro bath, blowdry, nail clip plus a discount loyalty card. Call/text Sheryl 0274 430 053 www.thesoggydawg.co.nz or Facebook. "Groomed to Paw-fection".

WWW.EASYVISA.CO.NZ for all of your immigration questions, help and advice contact your Wanaka licensed immigration adviser 03 443 8386. info@easyvisa.co.nz Ph 0210 2441 380.

DOING UP YOUR BATHROOM? End of line vanities from only $250. Limited stock so get in quick, to Wanaka Mitre 10.

FOR RENT: Unfurnished 3 - 4 bedroom family home close to local primary and high school. Open plan living dining and kitchen. Log fire and heat pump. Double glazed. Two bathrooms, double garage and easy care section. Available for long term rent from June. Phone 443 0045. www.accommodationwanaka.com

LYMPHATIC DRAINAGE: relieve Lymphoedema, swelling, caused by breast surgery or injury. Gentle relaxing therapeutic treatment ph Maryann 443 6463, 0211 101 160.

FISH: FRESH BLUE COD AND SALMON, Wednesday and Saturday at Wholefood Haven, 24 Dungarvon Street, behind Pembroke Wines. Phone 443 8801.

CHIROPRACTIC, PHYSIOTHERAPY, Massage and Acupuncture. Chiropractic, Physiotherapy, Massage & Acupuncture at Wanaka Health, 21 Plantation Road. Ph 03 443 7055. www.wanakahealth.co.nz

FURNITURE TRUCK TRAVELLING BETWEEN Christchurch & Wanaka weekly, has limited space available ex Christchurch. Competitive backloading rates for owner packed household removals or smaller consignments. For an obligation free quote please call 03 347 4742 - email: cbkelly@xtra.co.nz - text 027 461 0035. Chris & Bev Kelly.

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.

CUT CUT HAIRCUT! French professional hairdresser makes you happy! Kidz $15 / men $20 / women $30. Phone Anaise 022 1929 186.

YES! IT'S TIME TO CREATE YOUR LIFE. Create your idea at a juicy 3 day workshop for women. Wanaka, May 30, 31st, June 1st 2015. Bring forth your idea, creative project, adventure, dream, vision or business venture into the world. Move past fear, procrastination and excuses. Discover the courage and support to commit to making your idea a reality. Enquiries and registration please visit: www.retreatsforthesoul.co.nz or call Tanette 0212 622 049 or Lee 0273 334 909.

ROOKIE ACADEMY NEEDING winter rentals. 3 - 4 bedroom place close to town. Dates 26th July to 30th August and 4th July to 19th September. Please contact Dean 021 403 076.

START PLANNING YOUR SPRING GARDEN. Talk to 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.

PENNY'S HOME CARE - DO YOU REQUIRE HELP with housework, personal care, shopping, meal preparation, medications, outings, transportation, gardening etc? If so, call Penny Fisher R.N. on 443 1929 or 0273 434 776.

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

THE JOURNEY (BY BRANDON BAYS) is a profound inner process supporting people to let go and heal, down to a cellular level. My name is Jeanette Cousins and I live locally. I have worked as a Journey practitioner for 10 years and I'm constantly reminded of how liberating this work is. Feel free to contact me or check out www.thejourney.com for more info. Jeanette 021 405 216.

FREE MINI MAKE-OVER with Young Blood mineral cosmetics! With any treatment booking $30 and over at Emma For Beauty! Be quick limited spaces! Offer ends Friday May 29th .Emma for Beauty now a proud stockist of this incredible range. "From the first moment you brush it on, you'll notice the incredibly silky feel, and a polished, natural finish, unlike any other makeup you've ever tried". Phone /text 0274 271 024 or visit our website www.emmaforbeauty.co.nz/bookings.php

ON FREEVIEW you get all your favourite free-to-air channels plus more, one-off set up cost, no monthly fees. Call Custom Digital, 443 5138. 

ASPIRING MASSAGE WANAKA! Est 2004. Deep tissue - relaxation. Trevor Bailey. Full time massage since 1994. USA/NZ Phone 443 2993, 0274 222 455. www.aspiringmassagewanaka.co.nz

$10 LUNCHES AT TROUT Cafe Restaurant and Bar. Ph 443 2600.

SEEKING WORDS OF WISDOM! Local brand that is distributed NZ wide, seeks a business mentor to help them realise their dreams of creating a business with a purpose and one that stands up for what they believe in, daring to be different. Prefer someone that likes to swim against the current. Get in touch at: info@trueholisticbeauty.com or 0272 577 792.

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

FOR SALE - CAR TRAILER. No WOF. Tows well. Ideal off-road trailer. $200. Phone 0211 267 700.

BOOKING PERSON POSITION. We are looking for a person for a permanent part time position 3 days per week. Permanent residents please. Apply to info@alpineconnexions.co.nz or 03 443 9120.

GUITAR LESSONS. Professional, friendly and affordable. From the comfort of your own home. All levels welcome. Call Mark 0210 8153 568.

TOXIC DUST WARNING: Studies have shown that 1080-contaminated bait dust carries to at least 1km, for at least 5 days, after aerial poisoning. Birth defects, organ damage and reproductive abnormalities are among the sub-lethal effects of 1080. Contact your Medical Officer of Health for advice.

WOODYS POOL BAR - Thursday night pool competition starts 7pm. Cash prizes. Then come down at 7pm Sunday night for a chance to win $150 by breaking Woodys balls! #postofficelane

FOR SALE: SIDEBOARD - flame Mahogany chiffonier and dark stained roll top desk. Offers phone 443 7550.

MEDITATORS! FOR ALL THOSE WHO have attended one of Liz's meditation courses, I am finally offering a weekly meditation space! Upstairs in Soulfood beginning May 25th, 6.15 - 7pm. Cost: $4. Any questions please email: lizmaluschnig@gmail.com

TO RENT: TRENDY 2 BEDROOM apartment (split kings). Living opening on to lawn. Sunny. Garage. Tennis. Spa. Gym. Available now. Just bring your clothes. Phone Sue 0274 530 974.

NEED A GOOD LAY? Any job big or small. All things concrete. Driveways, patios, exposed aggregate, house floors, all textured surfaces. Call Flatline Concrete 0211 991 533 for a Flatline guarantee.

GLOW BEAUTY - Come and be pampered in a peaceful and professional environment. Facials, massages, manicures, pedicures, waxing and tinting. Call Fee today to make your appointment 0210 2006 776 0r 974 7553.

KWILA DECKING 140 X 19 special for May. $9.50 + GST. Free delivery in Wanaka. Wanaka Wood. Phone 0272 186 397.

HAPPY HOUR every day 5 - 6.30 pm at Trout Café Restaurant and Bar. Ph 443 2600.

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

CHILDRENS BIKES, 24", line grey, one silver, very good condition, call Karine 0212 148 979.

CENTRAL LAKES PHYSIO: See the awesome team - Shelley, Ashley, Catherine and Sally to sort out those injuries fast! Give us a call today 443 1711.

WANAKA FARMERS MARKET from 4pm every Thursday inside at Spencer House Mall, where you can get the finest artisan products and fresh locally grown delights.

WANAKA HOSPICE SHOP is now available to do household pick ups. Ring us today on 443 4142.

2 FOR ONE PIZZAS - Trout Café Restaurant and Bar - conditions apply.

WANTED TO RENT - large caravan with bathroom, 12 months from September. Professional couple, while we build. Also 20ft container to buy. Phone 443 1309.

BUSINESS GOT SOME END OF SEASON stock to clear? Register your business at the Wanaka Community Nepal Fundraiser page on Facebook for just $45 and you take the profit and support a great community fundraising effort, or contact: rozelt@lonestar.co.nz 

SEE THE SSANGYONG KORANDO compact SUV (in pearl white lily) at the Home Show Lake Wanaka Centre this Saturday.

DOGS ARE VERY SENSITIVE TO 1080 poisoning and suffer terribly before dying. Wanaka's 1080 poisoned areas should be widely avoided by dog walkers, indefinitely, because poisoned carcasses persist in cool and dry environments. There is also a high risk of 1080-poisoned carcasses contaminating water courses, after the poison is dropped and after any floods. Contact TbFree NZ and DoC for information on the Wanaka catchments being aerially poisoned.

BEAUTIFUL FLOWERS FROM The Green Room - Go online: www.thegreenroomflowerco.co.nz Email: info@thegreenroomflowerco.co.nz or phone 03 443 2324. We deliver too!

HI, VINNY HOLLOWAY HERE. Jobs too small for your builder? Too big for your handyman? Decks, fences, cedar garden sheds. Call me 0272 832 004.

FIREWOOD FOR SALE. Dry pine $80/mtr, dry Bluegum $120/mtr, Price includes delivery. Phone/text 0279  157 343.

SPENCER HOUSE MALL, inside from 4pm every Thursday, Wanaka Farmers Market - a fantastic range of locally produced and grown goodies.

GARAGE SALE - SUNDAY 24TH MAY at Aspiring Auto Court 44 Anderson Road 10am. Chains, roof racks & boxes, tyres, furniture, doors and window frames, pit racer, clothing, wetsuits, vanity unit. 

AUDIO VISUAL FOR YOUR HOME - Here's some plain facts. All the worlds premium audio brands align with Apple to provide their wireless and digital solutions. Only a limited number of speaker brands are used for studio monitoring. All the above is available from Selectrix right here in Wanaka.

ACC REJECTED YOU? If you had an ACC claim recently rejected citing ageing or pre-existing, with no history, I'd like to hear from you. Even more so if you succeeded at a review. Txt/ph Don 0293 898 197.

JOLLY, ALLAN STUART OF NOOSA, Queensland, Australia, formerly of Tarras and Wanaka. Allan passed away on 4th March 2015. Margaret and family invite relatives, friends and Lions to a memorial afternoon tea for Allan at the Tarras Hall on Friday 22nd May at 2pm.

EXPERIENCED HOUSEKEEPER AVAILABLE with access to vehicle. Able to cook, clean, do laundry and ironing. Can also provide care for children and animals if needed. Call Alex 0273 743 590.

HOUSE FOR RENT in Luggate (10 mins from Wanaka) Available from 25 June until 30 July. Suit family of four or 2 couples. Mature responsible persons only. One resident cat to feed and give some TLC. Log burner, sky TV, wifi. For more information email colquhon1@gmail.com

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

APPLE IPADS, IMACS, MACBOOKS, ipods, airport express, Apple TV and Apple accessories - available at Selectrix. Wanaka's Apple authorised dealer.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN FRIDAY happy hour from 5.30 until 6.30pm. Free bar snacks, raffles, pokies! Courtesy coach ph 443 4545. The Albert Town Tavern. Where you get more for your buck!

IT'S HOLIDAY TIME WANAKA! Burt.Ritos will be closing the window on Saturday the 23rd for a bit of R&R and R&D before the winter snow. We'll be back at the end of June with all of the goods, and more.....think nachos, Mexican donburi, and spiced hot chocolate. Keep up to date with the news via Facebook at Burt.Ritos and Instagram @burt_ritos. For any queries email us at burt.ritos@gmail.com. FYI we will be open Thursday-Saturday 5-9pm this week leading.

IS ANYBODY COMING BACK from Christchurch with room to pick up a small cane lounge suite. Petrol paid. Phone 0212 883 456.

ELECTRIC HOT WATER CYLINDER with solar option HJ Cooper by Rinnai Duplex hot water cylinder . Used for 6 months. Stainless steel. mains pressure 180 lt Ht 1292cm Diam 550cm $975 ph 0278 244 099.

GARAGE SALE - 26 DALE STREET, Albert Town. Saturday 23rd at 9.30am. Computer desk and chair, large garden pots, household items, chain saw, table saw, drop saw, photo frames, stepper, ab roller and more.

SKILLED 24 YEAR OLD MAN looking for trade labour position. Contact 022 1331 035 or 443 8017.

PLANNING A PARTY? Gin and Raspberry could be the perfect venue for you to enjoy good times with freinds and family. Email: ginandraspberry@gmail.com or phone 03 443 4216.

AVOCADOS: CHEAPEST AND TASTIEST in town at Wholefood Haven, 24 Dungarvon Street, behind Pembroke Wines and Spirits. Phone 443 8801.

LOCAL ART AND CRAFT STALLS. 10am - 3pm Sunday, 3 Cardrona Valley Rd (end of Golf Course Rd). Jewellery, children's hand knits, paintings, suncatchers. Other stall holders welcome.

QUIZZ QUIZZ - Bullock Bar Quizz every Wednesday night with George. 7pm register, 7.30pm start. Same format as last year. Grab your team and mark Wednesday night as at the Bully!

FLAT, STUDIO UNIT OR SELF-CONTAINED sleepout for mature woman. Semi or unfurnished. Please phone 0210 8535 306.

HIGH TEA ANYONE? Enjoy the art of high tea from yesteryear and raise funds for breast cancer, Pink Ribbon event Warbirds & Wheels, 29 May from 2pm, $25 p/p. Bookings essential on 03 443 7010.

FOR RENT: Cosy 3 bedroom unfurnished family home is available for long term rent. Open plan kitchen, dining and living area heated by a log fire, with sliding doors opening onto a deck. 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms. Small easy care section. Carport. Phone 443 0045. www.accommodationwanaka.com

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        

SORE FEET? See James at Lakes Podiatry for all your footcare requirements. Located at Wanaka Lakes Health Centre, phone 443 0730. www.lakespodiatry.co.nz

REQUIRE AN EXPERIENCED RECEPTIONIST/ HOUSEKEEPER. Must be enthusiastic, have a positive attitude, practical skills & great customer service. Send your CV to: fivestar2018@hotmail.com

ORDER MORNING TEA or afternoon tea from Cherry May Cafe. Ph 443 7669. Delivery to town centre. Muffins, scones, cheese rolls, cakes, mousetraps, friands and much more. You will then be entered in the end of May draw to win a $50 voucher.

LAST WEEK OF SASANOKI before annual closedown - ring 443 6474 for your order.

WANT TO STOP SMOKING? Free support available. Phone/text Rose to have a chat on 027 8784 552. Based at Community Networks Wanaka.

LONESTAR WANAKA DOES take aways! Check out our menu online and call 03 443 6901. 

WANAKA HOSPICE SHOP is now available to do household pick ups. Ring us today on 443 4142.

FOR RENT: Spacious 2 bedroom, unfurnished but with whiteware, self-contained, unit. Close to town. Living, dining and kitchen area heated by a heat pump. Two good sized bedrooms and large bathroom/laundry. Under a family home with own private courtyard. Available for rent from June. Phone 03 443 0045. www.accommodationwanaka.com

TOXIC DUST WARNING: Studies have shown that 1080-contaminated bait dust carries to at least 1km, for at least 5 days, after aerial poisoning. Birth defects, organ damage and reproductive abnormalities are among the sub-lethal effects of 1080. Contact your Medical Officer of Health for advice.

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

WANAKA FARMERS MARKET from 4pm every Thursday inside at Spencer House Mall, where you can get the finest artisan products and fresh locally grown delights.

2 FOR ONE PIZZAS - Trout Café Restaurant and Bar - conditions apply.

CARPARK AVAILABLE. Great CBD location. $25 per week. Contact: accounts@BaseNZ.com

FLATMATE WANTED: Nice spacious modern warm home, handy to lake/town, lovely room with en-suite. Only 1 other mature professional male (owner) $100 p.w + exp. Prefer longer stay. Text 021 996 211.

CONFUSED ABOUT YOUR VISA? Need residency help and advice? Contact your licensed Wanaka immigration adviser 03 443 8386, info@easyvisa.co.nz Ph 0210 2441 380.

CHOP SHOP Espresso Bar & Clothing Boutique, stocking the freshest brands for the peeps. Shop 3, Pembroke Mall. 

GUITAR LESSONS. Professional, friendly and affordable. From the comfort of your own home. All levels welcome. Call Mark 0210 8153 568.

BUILDING, RENOVATING OR ALTERATIONS call C.G.C. All work taken on. 25 years NZ & international experience. Lived & worked in Wanaka for 15 years. Fully - Licensed Building Practitioner. 021 659 245 / 03 443 4392.

MASSAGE THERAPY. Sports massage, deep tissue, relaxation. Treatment work, stress relief. Ursula Krebs, Dipl. Massage Therapist CH/NZ. Phone 027 6602 271. Mobile service available.                   

COT FOR SALE. Original Touchwood cot. 2 height settings and converts to toddler bed. Natural wood colour. $180. Call 0273 021 205.

SUPPORT HAMISH MCLEAN AUCTION at the Wanaka Districts Club this Sunday 24th from 3pm. Buffet meal $25 soup and main from 5.30pm.

WANT SOME EXTRA CASH? Grab your friends together, bag up all your 2nd hand stuff, register your car boot for only $25 for non-business sellers at the Wanaka Community Nepal Fundraiser and you keep the profits! Win win! Join our event on Facebook.

WANAKA HOSPICE SHOP. Quality re-cycled clothing. Ballantyne Road. See you there.

BULLOCK BAR - FEELERS TICKETS available now. $35 at the Bullock Bar – May 28th. Selling fast!

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.

BUILDING OR RENOVATING - Visit Selectrix for undoubtedly the best advice on your kitchen whiteware choices and audio visual customisation. The knowledge you will receive couldn't be better than from Selectrix.

FOR RENT - MODERN HOUSE, Anderson Road. 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, separate toilet, large living, log burner, extra large internal garage. No pets. Long term only. $450/week. Available soon. Phone 0211 267 700 or 443 8869.

FOR SALE HONDA '09 CRF 150 R. Well maintained tidy bike. Includes boots. Selling as have outgrown. Great kids bike. Call 443 9017.

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

DOG GONE IT!!! AUTUMN IS HERE. Don't wait until the cold is really biting and you have a shaggy dog story! Call Emily at Wanaklean dog today. 0275 110 282.

ON FREEVIEW you get all your favourite free-to-air channels plus more, one-off set up cost, no monthly fees. Call Custom Digital, 443 5138. 

FROM ACHILLES PLACE, Wanaka to Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates. The Messenger is available online on www.mymessenger.co.nz

COMMERCIAL CLEANER REQUIRED, we have a Monday to Friday job, flexible 15 to 20 hours available. Please call Dave 0273 214 956 to discuss.

TRADITIONAL HIGH TEA - Ladies fundraiser for Pink Ribbon at Warbirds & Wheels. 29 May, 2-5pm. $25 p/p incl tea and wine, all proceeds to NZBCF. Call 03 443 7010 to book.

BUCHANS MOBILE BUTCHER covering the entire Upper Clutha area. On property kill, hung and refrigerated onsite. Also, cut down and packaged. Prompt service. All enquiries to Grant 021 1023 602. Owned/operated from Luggate.

TREE CARE PROFESSIONALS: prune, shape, thin, remove damage risk, improve your view, crown reduction, tree removal, increase sunshine! Free quotes from Tree Tamers 03 443 6454 or www.treetamers.co.nz

PAINTING - FOR ALL YOUR INTERIOR and exterior painting needs, with 30 years experience. Phone Simon 021 716 485.

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.

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

GARAGE SALE SATURDAY 22ND. Bunks, plates, linen, toys, cot, dining chairs, queen mattress etc. 186 Upton Street 8.30am - 12pm.

CENTRALLY LOCATED OFFICE for lease: 80 Ardmore Street (above Night and Day and Eyes on Ardmore). Four workstations, recently painted and well laid out. Perfect for small business looking to set up in the centre of town. First floor, lift access, communal cafe facilities, warm, carpeted and all set to move in. Call 022 0684 968 to view.

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

LOST. FERN, a little white and light tan longhaired maltese/terrier is lost in the Dublin Bay area. Please phone 443 1158 or 0274 601 042.

PERSISTENT PAIN SUPPORT GROUP - Fortnightly meetings, Community Networks Wanaka. Please call Andrew 0223 184 567 or email: andyot@xtra.co.nz for more information. Limited numbers.

HAPPY HOUR every day 5 - 6.30 pm at Trout Café Restaurant and Bar. Ph 443 2600.

HI, VINNY HOLLOWAY HERE. Jobs too small for your builder? Too big for your handyman? Decks, fences, cedar garden sheds. Call me 0272 832 004.

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

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN'S GREAT family dining. Big screen TV and comfortable couches to watch the rugby. Kids menu 2 courses for $10.

DRIVING LESSONS AVAILABLE. Call Nicky at Aspiring Drivers. Wanaka's only qualified female driving instructor.  Friendly. Safe. Professional. Ph 0210 607 310.

BOOKING PERSON POSITION. We are looking for a person for a permanent part time position 3 days per week. Permanent residents please. Apply to info@alpineconnexions.co.nz or 03 443 9120.

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       

CARPENTER WANTED. We have a part-time or full-time position available. Call Joel 0224 379 231 or Locky 0222 444 426.

APPLE IPADS, IMACS, MACBOOKS, ipods, airport express, Apple TV and Apple accessories - available at Selectrix. Wanaka's Apple authorised dealer.

SALE: SELECTED LADIES fashion boots 1/2 price. Sale table $50. Selected handbags 1/2 price. At Shoes Unlimited, 80b Ardmore St, Wanaka.

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

$10 STORE CREDIT FOR EVERY $100 you spend at BASE! Come in and talk to the staff about our Rider Rewards deal now.

ASPIRING ACUPUNCTURE. Traditional Chinese and 5 Element acupuncture. 25 years experience in all aspects of your health. Individually focussed treatment. ACC practitioner. www.aspiringacupuncture.co.nz. Ph/email Jos McLean. MNZRA. Dip Ac. Ph 443 6242 or 0211 639 769. info@aspiringacupuncture.co.nz

GARDEN GOING TO BED FOR WINTER? Mulching, weeding and tidying. Wanaka or Hawea. Call Lynette 0220 773 859.

WHITE WOODEN COT WITH MATTRESS, good condition, also baby carrier front/backpack, white wooden change table. Call Karine 0212 148 979.

NEED HELP WITH YOUR BUSINESS? How do you get repeat business from your customers? How do you attract the busy Winter market? Are you spending money on advertising and not sure it's working? Help for small local businesses available now! Call Amanda - ph 443 5776 or 0273 222 170.

PRIVATE SALE - Golf Course Road, Wanaka. 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 living areas, 3 car garaging/workshop. 5000m2 section. 10 minute walk to lakefront and shops. Phone 0210 454 107.

SSANGYONG REXTON 7 Seat turbo diesel on display at the Home & Lifestyle Show - Saturday 23rd May 2015.

WANAKA MINIMART - Pop in for cheapest Kai Pies in town. Open 6am till midnight.

HAVING ISSUES WITH NEW and complicated technology (and aging gracefully i.e over 60 years)? Why not come down and talk to a couple of MAC students. Ellen and Liam will be at Community Networks on  Thursday 12:30 till 1:30 to help with your phone, tablet, laptop ect. Appointments can be made by calling 03 443 7799.

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.

IT'S SUSPENSION SERVICE TIME! Changes in the weather means it's a great time to get your forks and shocks serviced. Experience our "Pro-tuned" service to realise your bikes full potential. Only at Black Peak Cycles, phone 027 4347 212 blackpeakcycles.com

WANAKA COMMUNITY FUNDRAISER FOR NEPAL, family fun day, auctions, car boot sale and massive carpark yard sale! Saturday 30th May at Lone Star, Rubys and Base Camp. Join the event page on Facebook Wanaka Community Nepal Fundraiser for details on items up for grabs or contact: rozelt@lonestar.co.nz or Rozel Taylor on Facebook if you would like to donate a prize or register a car for the boot sale. 

IT'S HARD TO FIND A DATE in small town so let's even the odds. Visit thecupidclub.wix.com/thecupidclub for a fun night out in Wanaka, for older singles only. Cocktails, spot prizes, live music with a twist.

BLUFF OYSTERS ARE BACK on special in the restaurant at the Albert Town Tavern Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday lunch and dinner at $24.50 a dozen with salad and fries or $15.00 for 1/2 a dozen.

2 BED COTTAGE TO RENT in Hawea. Winter rental, fully furnished, could include linen. $280 2 people, including WiFi. 4 people by discussion. Available late May. Call Rusty 0211 364 589 or Jo 0210 8289 987 after 5pm.

CARDRONA ADAPTIVE VOLUNTEER programme seeking amazing volunteers for Cardrona's On Mountain Disabled Programme. Info meeting 4th June Wanaka Hotel 6pm. Email: adaptive@cardrona.com

HULAHOOPING? Fun, fitness, dance, performance. Quality NZ made adult, kid's and travel hulahoops, and quick release firewicks for that next level of hooping fantasticness. Available to buy online at www.fantailhoops.kiwi.nz or call Jo 0210 8289 987.

QUIZZ QUIZZ - Bullock Bar Quizz every Wednesday night with George. 7pm register, 7.30pm start. Same format as last year. Grab your team and mark Wednesday night as at the Bully!

FOR RENT: Modern, furnished 2 bedroom, 3 bathroom apartment with all the modcons. Sunny with double glazing. Off street parking. Available now for long term or seasonal rent. Phone 443 0045. www.accommodationwanaka.com

FEDERAL DINER IS SEEKING hospo superstars for the upcoming winter season and beyond. We require chefs/supervisor and general cafe staff. You must be a team player and have a positive can do attitude. Pop into the diner and introduce yourself or email your CV to: sian@raspberrycreek.co.nz

EXPERIENCED PROJECT MANAGER REQUIRED for high profile construction project in Wanaka. For more information search job ID 28635592 on www.seek.co.nz

THANK YOU TO THE TAMATI family for your support of Yami. Kia ora!

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

MICHAEL LANEY M.B.CH.B., Dip.Obst., F.R.C.O.G., F.R.A.N.Z.C.O.G. Gynaecologist and Gynae-Oncologist. Now consulting at the Wanaka Lakes Health Centre. For an appointment: Ph 03 379 0555.

CHIROPRACTIC, PHYSIOTHERAPY, Massage and Acupuncture. Chiropractic, Physiotherapy, Massage & Acupuncture at Wanaka Health, 21 Plantation Road. Ph 03 443 7055. www.wanakahealth.co.nz

AVOCADOS: CHEAPEST AND TASTIEST in town at Wholefood Haven, 24 Dungarvon Street, behind Pembroke Wines and Spirits. Phone 443 8801.

AUDIO VISUAL FOR YOUR HOME - Here's some plain facts. All the worlds premium audio brands align with Apple to provide their wireless and digital solutions. Only a limited number of speaker brands are used for studio monitoring. All the above is available from Selectrix right here in Wanaka.

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.

WANAKLEAN DOG - GROOMING, clipping and bathing. Right here in Wanaka! Call Emily on 0275 110 282 to make an appointment.

FAMOUS FRIDAYS $ 10 BROW TIDY! Every Friday from 4pm-5pm only. Hurry limited spaces. Book your time with Emma for Beauty today!phone/text 0274 271 024 or book through our website www.emmaforbeauty.co.nz/bookings.php

CHERRY MAY CAFE - double stamp coffee cards every Thursday until end of May for our Mazagran coffee from Dunedin.

PEASTRAW FOR SALE. Large bales, (7 small bale equivalent). Great value $40 each. Delivered. Phone or text 027 7224 548.

CLEARVIEW ESTATE WINE TASTING Wednesday 27th May 6pm. Presenting the legendary Tim Turvey, owner, founder and winemaker of the iconic Clearview Estate Winery & Restaurant for one night only in Wanaka. This will be an entertaining evening of fantastic wines and great stories, featuring some of the Hawke's Bay's most respected wines. Don't miss out Wanaka - get your tickets ($20) from Pembroke Wines now! Bookings required. 

FOR SALE RECLINING exercycle. Phone Liz 03 265 1111. 

HOUSE AND PET SITTER AVAILABLE. Mature woman with references available. Please phone 0210 8535 306.

INDOORS AT SPENCER HOUSE MALL, a fantastic range of locally produced and grown goodies, Wanaka Farmers Market every Thursday 4 - 6pm.

MUSIC LIVE AND LOUD at the Bullock Bar this week is Bluebird on Saturday night.

BEEKEEPER WANTED. Beekeeperwanaka@gmail.com.

THE CHEESE SCONE AND COFFEE SPECIAL is back on and rocking at The Good Spot!! Get a coffee and delicious cheese scone for only $6! Hot soup also available. Pre-order by calling/texting 021 349 246. The Good Spot Caravan, 34 Anderson Road.

DOG WALKING AND PET SITTING in Wanaka and surrounding areas. Full time Wanaka resident with great local references and affordable rates. Call Emily 022 1629 851

THE 5,056 GLASS PANELS THAT MAKE UP the outer shell of Yas Hotel are looked after by a team of 15 abseiling window-cleaners. It takes them one month to clean the whole exterior. If you are lucky enough to be staying at the Yas Hotel to see these daredevils do what they do best you might also have time to read The Messenger online at www.mymessenger.co.nz from Achilles Place Wanaka all the way to Abu Dhabi.

BEAUTIFUL FLOWERS FROM The Green Room - Go online: www.thegreenroomflowerco.co.nz Email: info@thegreenroomflowerco.co.nz or phone 03 443 2324. We deliver too!

VACANCY: COURIER REQUIRED. Must be confident driver as may travel between Cromwell & Wanaka with deliveries in Wanaka. Must have ace customer service, be reliable & able to work quickly. On wages. Start in May. Email: jan.humphries@nzpost.co.nz

WOODY'S POOL COMPETITION every Thursday from 7pm. Cash prizes.

GO GUTTERMAN GO! The leaves are down. Let's sort those gutters out now. Free quotes. Phone 027 7587 680 or 443 6864 or happygutters@gmail.com

FOR SALE: 1993 SUBARU LEGACY station wagon. 258,000. Has warrant plus rego. Good condition. Comes with chains. $2,500 ono. Phone 0212 883 456.

EX-LEASE SSANGYONG STAVIC 4WD 8 seater top of the line with only 8,000kms, Wanaka Home Show - Save heaps.

ETCO STUDENT LOOKING FOR an apprentice/labourer position for electrical company. Please call 0223 951 783.

LICENSED BUILDER AVAILABLE NOW. 20 years exp. Call 021 347 336 today for a cost effective quote.

NEEDING HOMESTAY FAMILIES FOR CARDRONA HPC ATHLETES. Short/longterm stays available. $310 p/w. For details email: hpc@cardrona.com

CARPENTER/FIX IT MAN AVAILABLE. Looking for an experienced tradesman who will cover your maintenance needs, at an affordable price? Call Hugs on 0224 512 297.

DOGS ARE VERY SENSITIVE TO 1080 poisoning and suffer terribly before dying. Wanaka's 1080 poisoned areas should be widely avoided by dog walkers, indefinitely, because poisoned carcasses persist in cool and dry environments. There is also a high risk of 1080-poisoned carcasses contaminating water courses, after the poison is dropped and after any floods. Contact TbFree NZ and DoC for information on the Wanaka catchments being aerially poisoned.

LIVE DJS AT POST OFFICE LANE every Friday and Saturday night. #postofficelane.

CHURCH PEW 2.8 metres long. $150. Kauri? Phone 0274 419 992.

SHEAR COMFORT WOOL INSULATION - Supa Fill Wool is a cost effective, quality insulation which allows you to put you and your family's comfort and wellbeing first. Research shows that up to 40% of heat can be lost through the ceiling if not adequately insulated! Supa Fill can be applied over existing insulation, increasing thermal rating. So don't wait for another cold snap - phone Simon or Sandra 021 0629 212 or E: info@shearcomfort.co.nz  W: www.shearcomfort.co.nz 

HAMMER HAND WANTED with 12+ months work experience for a Wanaka based construction company. Must be hard working reliable and have own transport, BICTO apprenticeship available to right person. No seasonal workers, applicant must be NZ citizen or resident. Interested e-mail CV to garysummerell@yahoo.co.nz

LANDSCAPING? NEED A PLAN FOR CONSENTS or just an upgrade of your section? Contact Wanaka Landscapes for a good honest appraisal - landscaping since the 1980's. Phone 0274 595 799.

$10 LUNCHES AT TROUT Cafe Restaurant and Bar. Ph 443 2600.

1 DOZEN OYSTERS, salad and chips $25 at the Wanaka Districts Club this Saturday 23rd 6pm, subject to availability. Phone 443 8080.

PERSONALISED FITNESS. To get you ready for our StrongFit classes Latitude 44 Fitness will be hosting an Express Introduction Program on Saturday 6th & 13th June, 9.30am-12.30pm . Our Introduction Program is a vital part of establishing a proper foundation for more active classes. The cost of the program is $125 and each session will involve a section on technique and then a workout that will practice what has been learned. Contact Peta on 03 669 3444 to reserve your place now.

START PLANNING YOUR SPRING GARDEN. Talk to 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.

CHANDELIER - Gorgeous, romantic, champagne and clear crystals. Very French Vogue. Suitable for lounge or bedroom. To view call Sue 0274 530 974.

PROACTIVE HEALTH AND FITNESS. Wanaka's premier health and fitness club. Be closer to your goals today. 17 Plantation Rd. Ph 443 6500. 

"7 DAY FREE PASS" at LiveStrong Wanaka Gym - Limited numbers left! Get yours today! www.livestrongwanakagym.com

LADIES NEW (AND NEWISH) TO WANAKA - Come join us for lunch, to meet new friends... next Monday 25th May. Contact Sue Saunders ASAP. Phone 443 7442. Looking forward to hearing from you!       

ROOM FOR RENT. Mature quiet living working female wanted for furnished room. Phone 0273 104 572.

VASECTOMIES AVAILABLE at Aspiring Medical Centre. Dr Simon Brebner has over 10 years experience, is an accredited provider for holders of Southern Cross medical insurance and heavily subsidised for pre-approved WINZ clients. Call 443 0725 for an appointment.

VETLIFE WANAKA – Now provides comprehensive veterinary services for all your farming requirements (dairy, sheep, beef, deer, farm dogs, etc). At the normal competitive prices, from three experienced production animals veterinarians. Vetlife Wanaka, 2 Balneaves Lane, Wanaka. Located on the Hawea turn-off. Excellent easy parking. Ph 03 443 6409.

CAFÉ LAGO WILL BE CLOSED from Monday 25th May for renovations. We hope to see you back when we re-open!

CLEANER AVAILABLE. Local, efficient, reliable local lady available for weekly, fortnightly or casual cleans. Phone Philippa 03 443 2229 or 027 3913 729.

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.

ASPIRING VILLAGE NEEDS YOU! If you are 80+ years old and interested in retirement village living, we would love you to take part in a Lifestyle Apartment Focus Group session to be held on Thursday 28th May. This is an opportunity to help shape the design and services available to our future apartment residents. Treats and refreshments provided. Please call Jennie or Ursula to book in 443 6660.

STUDY, WORK AND PLAY at Cardrona through Otago Polytechnics "Certificate in Snowsports Instructing". Loans and allowances available, plus work experience. Great opportunity to work overseas and locally, in this growing industry. Course starts June 2nd. Email: itc@cardrona.com

WANAKA RODEO CLUB AGM - 8pm Wednesday 3rd June 2015 in the Luggate Fire Station.

CARPENTER/JOINER AVAILABLE for those smaller projects. Luggate, Queensbury area, ph Josh 03 443 7250.

HIRE ME! Hard working, friendly male looking to secure a job for the winter season. Lots of experience in customer service, very hands on and practical. Contact Ben - 0273 400 639.

WANAKA COMMUNITY FUNDRAISER FOR NEPAL, family fun day, auctions, car boot sale and massive carpark yard sale! Saturday 30th May at Lone Star, Rubys and Base Camp. Join the event page on Facebook Wanaka Community Nepal Fundraiser for details on items up for grabs or contact: rozelt@lonestar.co.nz or Rozel Taylor on Facebook if you would like to donate a prize or register a car for the boot sale. 

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.

DOGS ARE VERY SENSITIVE TO 1080 poisoning and suffer terribly before dying. Wanaka's 1080 poisoned areas should be widely avoided by dog walkers, indefinitely, because poisoned carcasses persist in cool and dry environments. There is also a high risk of 1080-poisoned carcasses contaminating water courses, after the poison is dropped and after any floods. Contact TbFree NZ and DoC for information on the Wanaka catchments being aerially poisoned.

NEED A DOG WALKER? Experienced dog walker who can take your dog on regular or one off walks/runs. Minimum 1 hour unless request shorter walks. Happy to come meet you and your dog. First walk is free for long term dog walking requirements. Interested? Give Caroline a call on 0210 2653 810.

SPENCER HOUSE MALL, inside from 4pm every Thursday, Wanaka Farmers Market - a fantastic range of locally produced and grown goodies.

ISUZU BIGHORN 1997 200,011KMS. Engine needs rebuild or replacement, rest of vehicle very sound. Manual. Cooper tyres (2new), suit young mechanic or like-minded person. Price negotiable. Phone 443 1638.

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

MUSIC LIVE AND LOUD at the Bullock Bar this week is Bluebird on Saturday night.

ONE BEDROOM FLAT TO LET. Central location, fully furnished, broadband, long term local tenant wanted. Phone 0211 915 344 or 443 8822. No texts.

WE ARE LOOKING FOR 2 PEOPLE to join our company involved in the building industry in the fitting of insulation in the Central Otago region. The work is on a contract basis with the opportunity to earn a good income. We would prefer long term employees for these positions. If you are honest ,reliable have an eye for detail and have a great work ethic please give us a cal. Training will be provided if required. Ph 0274 944 211.

WANAKA GARDEN CLUB. AGM held at the Wanaka Bowling Club. 7.30pm. Thursday 28th May.

POKER NIGHT THURSDAY from 7.30pm at the Bullock Bar - Grab a $5 Heiny whilst your'e here.

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   

ROOKIE ACADEMY NEEDING winter rentals. 3 - 4 bedroom place close to town. Dates 26th July to 30th August and 4th July to 19th September. Please contact Dean 021 403 076.

PROF JOHN REYNOLDS: "Parkinson's Disease and Stroke - towards new treatments". Wanaka Royal Society talk. Friday 22nd 6pm Presbyterian Community Centre, Tenby Street. $5 admission, public welcome.

2 FOR ONE PIZZAS - Trout Café Restaurant and Bar - conditions apply.

HAMMER HAND WANTED with 12+ months work experience for a Wanaka based construction company. Must be hard working reliable and have own transport, BICTO apprenticeship available to right person. No seasonal workers, applicant must be NZ citizen or resident. Interested e-mail CV to garysummerell@yahoo.co.nz

INTERIOR PLASTERER. All levels of finish, plus ornamental. Dean Harris. Phone 027 2204 832.

BUSINESS GOT SOME END OF SEASON stock to clear? Register your business at the Wanaka Community Nepal Fundraiser page on Facebook for just $45 and you take the profit and support a great community fundraising effort, or contact: rozelt@lonestar.co.nz 

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.

GARAGE SALE - SUNDAY 24TH MAY at Aspiring Auto Court 44 Anderson Road 10am. Chains, roof racks & boxes, tyres, furniture, doors and window frames, pit racer, clothing, wetsuits, vanity unit. 

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

APPLE IPADS, IMACS, MACBOOKS, ipods, airport express, Apple TV and Apple accessories - available at Selectrix. Wanaka's Apple authorised dealer.

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.

FOR SALE - 2 near new 600 x 16 crossply tyres. Possibly suit classic car. $180 each. Phone 0211 267 700.

CHIROPRACTIC, PHYSIOTHERAPY, Massage and Acupuncture. Chiropractic, Physiotherapy, Massage & Acupuncture at Wanaka Health, 21 Plantation Road. Ph 03 443 7055. www.wanakahealth.co.nz

PERSONALISED FITNESS. To get you ready for our StrongFit classes Latitude 44 Fitness will be hosting an Express Introduction Program on Saturday 6th & 13th June, 9.30am-12.30pm . Our Introduction Program is a vital part of establishing a proper foundation for more active classes. The cost of the program is $125 and each session will involve a section on technique and then a workout that will practice what has been learned. Contact Peta on 03 669 3444 to reserve your place now.

SHINABURO, KOREAN EATING HOUSE, IS CLOSING between 1st - 24th June. We are having a short break to see our families back home. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause, but we will be back with greater menu for winter! Hoping to see you all soon again!

RPM WINTER 15 is in store now at BASE.

ELECTRIC HOT WATER CYLINDER with solar option HJ Cooper by Rinnai Duplex hot water cylinder . Used for 6 months. Stainless steel. mains pressure 180 lt Ht 1292cm Diam 550cm $975 ph 0278 244 099.

REQUIRE AN EXPERIENCED RECEPTIONIST/ HOUSEKEEPER. Must be enthusiastic, have a positive attitude, practical skills & great customer service. Send your CV to: fivestar2018@hotmail.com

WANAKA HOPSICE POP UP SHOP. Open Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday. 12pm onwards.

LOVE FOOD AND COFFEE? Love chopping wood? Swap for swap? Looking for a helping hand in return for coffee and food credit at The Good Spot. Call/text 021 349 246 for info.

AUDIO VISUAL FOR YOUR HOME - Here's some plain facts. All the worlds premium audio brands align with Apple to provide their wireless and digital solutions. Only a limited number of speaker brands are used for studio monitoring. All the above is available from Selectrix right here in Wanaka.

PLANNING A PARTY? Gin and Raspberry could be the perfect venue for you to enjoy good times with freinds and family. Email: ginandraspberry@gmail.com or phone 03 443 4216.

WANTED TO RENT - large caravan with bathroom, 12 months from September. Professional couple, while we build. Also 20ft container to buy. Phone 443 1309.

TOXIC DUST WARNING: Studies have shown that 1080-contaminated bait dust carries to at least 1km, for at least 5 days, after aerial poisoning. Birth defects, organ damage and reproductive abnormalities are among the sub-lethal effects of 1080. Contact your Medical Officer of Health for advice.

FIREWOOD FIREWOOD at The Yard on Reece Cres! Macrocarpa, Old Man Pine and kiln dried Pine now in stock.  Delivery or loan trailers available. The Yard 443 5069.

NOW IS THE PERFECT TIME TO plant your bulbs and Mitre 10 have the perfect bulbs. Get a bag of 25 daffodils or tulips, for only $17. In-store now!

FEELERS ARE COMING TO WANAKA May 28th at the Bullock Bar. Tickets available now at the Bully $35.

ARE YOU HERE TO LEARN ENGLISH? I'm a qualified, experienced language teacher. I offer good rates and success. One on one, couples or groups. Any age, any level. Your place or mine. Phone or text Jools Winstanley 0210 2442 376.

GARDEN GOING TO BED FOR WINTER? Mulching, weeding and tidying. Wanaka or Hawea. Call Lynette 0220 773 859.

ACTYON DOUBLE CAB diesel ute with 2.5t tow rating, from SsangYong will be at the Home Show. Ex-demo special.  

FAMOUS FRIDAYS $ 10 BROW TIDY! Every Friday from 4pm-5pm only. Hurry limited spaces. Book your time with Emma for Beauty today!phone/text 0274 271 024 or book through our website www.emmaforbeauty.co.nz/bookings.php

SUPPORT HAMISH MCLEAN AUCTION at the Wanaka Districts Club this Sunday 24th from 3pm. Buffet meal $25 soup and main from 5.30pm.

FOR RENT: Sunny north facing modern, double glazed apartment, available for long term rent. 2-3 bedrooms and 1 bathroom. Heat pump. Decks. Off street parking. Unfurnished, except for whiteware. Phone 443 0045. www.accommodationwanaka.com

NEED A NEW WOOD BURNER for the winter? Get a free flue with selected fires at Wanaka Mitre 10. Offer available for a limited time, while stocks last.

CARDRONA ADAPTIVE VOLUNTEER programme seeking amazing volunteers for Cardrona's On Mountain Disabled Programme. Info meeting 4th June Wanaka Hotel 6pm. Email: adaptive@cardrona.com

LUCKY LAST RACK AT BASE. Come in and get a sweet deal on the last of the best!

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.

CLEANER AVAILABLE. Local, efficient, reliable local lady available for weekly, fortnightly or casual cleans. Phone Philippa 03 443 2229 or 027 3913 729.

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

IF YOU ARE READING THE MESSENGER online at www.mymessenger.co.nz in Abu Dhabi all the way from Achilles Place Wanaka. You might be interested to know that Garfield, the grumpy cat popular in the 1980s, frequently shipped his nemesis Nermal to Abu Dhabi for no obvious reason. 'Abu Dhabi is where all the cute kittens go' was a regularly used phrase. 

WE WANT YOUR GOOD STUFF NOW! For the 'new life to old treasures' garage sale on Sat 6th June 9am - 3pm Spencer House Mall, Dunmore St. All proceeds go directly to Community Networks Wanaka. Please call Wayne on 027 2927 770 or Jim on 443 7001 to arrange pick up or drop off.

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

NEED A GOOD LAY? Any job big or small. All things concrete. Driveways, patios, exposed aggregate, house floors, all textured surfaces. Call Flatline Concrete 0211 991 533 for a Flatline guarantee.

BE CLOSER TO YOUR GOALS TODAY than you were yesterday. Get into ProActive Gym, Wanaka's premier health and fitness club. 17 Plantation Rd. Phone 443 6500. 

PAINTING - FOR ALL YOUR INTERIOR and exterior painting needs, with 30 years experience. Phone Simon 021 716 485.

COLOUR STEEL FENCING. Same both sides. New colour range now available. Wanaka Fencing and Gates. Phone 0272 080 175.

NEED A DOG GROOMER? The Soggy Dawg Pet Boutique & Spa, full pet grooming facilities, qualified Veterinary Nurse with 16 years grooming experience, all grooms include: Hydro bath, blowdry, nail clip plus a discount loyalty card. Call/text Sheryl 0274 430 053 www.thesoggydawg.co.nz or Facebook. "Groomed to Paw-fection".

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.

1 DOZEN OYSTERS, salad and chips $25 at the Wanaka Districts Club this Saturday 23rd 6pm, subject to availability. Phone 443 8080.

FREE RANGEHOOD with Parmco freestanding electric oven. One only! Oven RRP $998. Rangehood RRP $299. Get the combo for only $699. Wanaka Mitre 10.

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

CAFÉ LAGO WILL BE CLOSED from Monday 25th May for renovations. We hope to see you back when we re-open!

GARDENING, HEDGES, trees, property maintenance. Painting indoor and outdoors. Reasonable rates. Contact Guy 0221 757 833.

DOG WALKING AND PET SITTING in Wanaka and surrounding areas. One-off or regular walks, as and when you need it. Full time Wanaka resident with great local references and affordable rates. Call Emily 022 1629 851

HAPPY HOUR every day 5 - 6.30 pm at Trout Café Restaurant and Bar. Ph 443 2600.

SALE OF PAINTINGS. Original watercolour, oils and pastels. 2pm to 5pm Monday 1st June. 6 Waimana Place, Wanaka.

PROFESSIONAL MUSICIAN FOR HIRE. Available for bars, cafes, private functions and weddings. Guitarist and singer. Call Mark 0210 8153 568.

FRENCH PALLADIUM BOOTS, 2 pairs brand new, one blue, one red, did not fit, US size 8 mens, call 0212 148 979.

BOOTS - selected ladies fashion boots 1/2 price. Sale table $50. Selected handbags 1/2 price at Shoes Unlimited, 80b Ardmore St, Wanaka.

BULLOCK BAR - FEELERS TICKETS available now. $35 at the Bullock Bar – May 28th. Selling fast!

LOOKING FOR A BUUILDER with that personal touch for your new home or renovation? Call Joel 0224 379 231 or Locky 0222 444 426. erkhartconstruction.co.nz

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN LOCALS card draw every Friday at 7pm. It is up to $100. Got to be in bar to win.

HULAHOOPING? Combine fitness, fun & general fantasticness! Beginner flow/fitness and progression classes. Wanaka CBD venue. Fridays 5.30 - 6.30pm and 6.45 - 7.45pm. Contact jo@fantailhoops.kiwi.nz / 0210 8289 987.

KT SIGHTSEEING - Wanaka Queenstown Airport transfers. Door to door. You choose the time of travel. $140 one way. Phone 0800 272 700 or 03 443 9368.

HOUSE FOR RENT in Luggate (10 mins from Wanaka) Available from 25 June until 30 July. Suit family of four or 2 couples. Mature responsible persons only. One resident cat to feed and give some TLC. Log burner, sky TV, wifi. For more information email colquhon1@gmail.com

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

VASECTOMIES AVAILABLE at Aspiring Medical Centre. Dr Simon Brebner has over 10 years experience, is an accredited provider for holders of Southern Cross medical insurance and heavily subsidised for pre-approved WINZ clients. Call 443 0725 for an appointment.

GLOW BEAUTY - Come and be pampered in a peaceful and professional environment. Facials, massages, manicures, pedicures, waxing and tinting. Call Fee today to make your appointment 0210 2006 776 0r 974 7553.

SEEKING WORDS OF WISDOM! Local brand that is distributed NZ wide, seeks a business mentor to help them realise their dreams of creating a business with a purpose and one that stands up for what they believe in, daring to be different. Prefer someone that likes to swim against the current. Get in touch at: info@trueholisticbeauty.com or 0272 577 792.

WANAKA HOSPICE SHOP. Quality re-cycled clothing. Ballantyne Road. See you there.

BOOKING PERSON POSITION. We are looking for a person for a permanent part time position 3 days per week. Permanent residents please. Apply to info@alpineconnexions.co.nz or 03 443 9120.

HOUSE FOR RENT. Beautiful large four bedroom home, on 10 acres in Hawea Flat. This warm family home is available from June 10th. Phone 021 716 485.

BUNK SET - wooden, includes ladder, mattresses and matching single bed and trundler available separately $295. Phone Simon 443 1962.

BUILDING OR RENOVATING - Visit Selectrix for undoubtedly the best advice on your kitchen whiteware choices and audio visual customisation. The knowledge you will receive couldn't be better than from Selectrix.

PUBLIC GALLERY AT THE CHOP SHOP Public Gallery Issue #12 first drop has arrived. Women's dresses and men's long-sleeved Tee's are on the racks! ‪#PG - Your new go-to brand for the dopest essentials. Shop 3. Pembroke Mall. 

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.

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.

SKI BOOTS FOR SALE 28.5 Garmont Endorphin. Very good order. Phone 445 2770.

INDOORS AT SPENCER HOUSE MALL, a fantastic range of locally produced and grown goodies, Wanaka Farmers Market every Thursday 4 - 6pm.

SOCKS: WOOL, COTTON AND possum for ladies, men and children. Gloves: wool or possum. Scarves of all types. Necklaces with press-on buttons in all colours. All at The Merino Story, Brownston Street.

SEARCH AND RESCUE WANAKA, supported by Tree Tamers. If you're searching for sunlight, missing a view, or your trees need rescuing, call the locals with experience. Call Milo 0272 751 268 or www.treetamers.co.nz

WANTED - QUALIFIED CARPENTERS for immediate start. Call Wayne Casey 0273 645 644.

MASSAGE-THERAPY. Trust my experienced hands to give you the massage your body needs. I have a Swiss diploma in Physiotherapy and 20 years of experience in Swedish, sports, deep tissue and relaxation techniques. Susanne McCutcheon 0210 2493 116 or 443 6864.

ATTENTION FIRST HOME BUYERS - The Community Housing Trust has upcoming opportunities in Wanaka. If you're looking to buy your first home, register your interest online via our website www.qlcht.org.nz

BUILDING, RENOVATING OR ALTERATIONS call C.G.C. All work taken on. 25 years NZ & international experience. Lived & worked in Wanaka for 15 years. Fully - Licensed Building Practitioner. 021 659 245 / 03 443 4392.

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.

LOST - ONE FLY ROD in Luggate, Saturday night. Please call Geoff 443 2213.

CHERRY MAY CAFE - Specials this weekend - $12 pies with salad or fries. Daily coffee and muffin combos for $7.50.

WANTED: SINGLE MEN 27 years+ from Wanaka to Makarora, Alex and Arrowtown. Whether you're 30 or 50, a pilot, farmer or fork lift driver, check out thecupidclub.wix.com/thecupidclub for more info and to register for this fun night out.

FOR SALE 20FT SHIPPING CONTAINER, insulated, ply floor, window, light, power into container, no leaks, shelves. $4,400. Call 0273 021 205.

TO RENT: TRENDY 2 BEDROOM apartment (split kings). Living opening on to lawn. Sunny. Garage. Tennis. Spa. Gym. Available now. Just bring your clothes. Phone Sue 0274 530 974.

WORK WANTED. ANYTHING CONSIDERED. Casual, one-off, labouring, firewood, weedeating, mowing. Keen, strong, reliable, capable. Weekdays 4pm onwards and weekends. Call Bill 021 0784 475.

CHANDELIER - Gorgeous, romantic, champagne and clear crystals. Very French Vogue. Suitable for lounge or bedroom. To view call Sue 0274 530 974.

TRYING TO FIND AN OSTEOPATH? The team at the Wanaka Osteopathic Clinic have been getting Wanaka's locals back into action since 2005 and are focused on giving you long term relief from your pain. Old injuries can affect your performance in your favourite sport, so for the best snow season yet, let us help you resolve them properly. We can register you and treat on existing ACC claims so visit wanakaosteopathic.co.nz or give us a call on 03 443 6783 and get your body back!

$10 LUNCHES AT TROUT Cafe Restaurant and Bar. Ph 443 2600.

ASPIRING VILLAGE NEEDS YOU! If you are 80+ years old and interested in retirement village living, we would love you to take part in a Lifestyle Apartment Focus Group session to be held on Thursday 28th May. This is an opportunity to help shape the design and services available to our future apartment residents. Treats and refreshments provided. Please call Jennie or Ursula to book in 443 6660.

COMBO DEAL - bacon and egg croissant plus a coffee or tea. $10 at Cherry May Cafe. Excludes coffee cards.

CLEARVIEW ESTATE WINE TASTING Wednesday 27th May 6pm. Presenting the legendary Tim Turvey, owner, founder and winemaker of the iconic Clearview Estate Winery & Restaurant for one night only in Wanaka. This will be an entertaining evening of fantastic wines and great stories, featuring some of the Hawke's Bay's most respected wines. Don't miss out Wanaka - get your tickets ($20) from Pembroke Wines now! Bookings required. 

LONESTAR WANAKA DOES take aways! Check out our menu online and call 03 443 6901. 

IT'S SUSPENSION SERVICE TIME! Changes in the weather means it's a great time to get your forks and shocks serviced. Experience our "Pro-tuned" service to realise your bikes full potential. Only at Black Peak Cycles, phone 027 4347 212 blackpeakcycles.com

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 athletes, the All Blacks and many valued locals. Deep tissue manipulation, sports massage, 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.

CENTRAL LAKES PHYSIO: See the awesome team - Shelley, Ashley, Catherine and Sally to sort out those injuries fast! Give us a call today 443 1711.

WOODYS POOL BAR - Thursday night pool competition starts 7pm. Cash prizes. Then come down at 7pm Sunday night for a chance to win $150 by breaking Woodys balls! #postofficelane

LIVE DJS AT POST OFFICE LANE every Friday and Saturday night. #postofficelane.

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

ROB ROY GLACIER TRACK TRANSPORT - Basic fare $140 return (2 persons). $20 per extra person, up to 6. Call KT Sightseeing 443 9368.

EXPERIENCED PROJECT MANAGER REQUIRED for high profile construction project in Wanaka. For more information search job ID 28635592 on www.seek.co.nz

3 BEDROOM FURNISHED HOUSE to rent to a nice family. McDougall St. Available now until December. Phone 0274 431 851.