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16 December 2015



APPLE TV, IMAC, MACBOOK. All things Apple. Only at Selectrix.

PART-TIME/FULL-TIME DRIVERS REQUIRED for day and night shifts. P licence required. Contact Hamish at Yello 021 935 502.

DIGGER AVAILABLE NOW - earthworks, driveways, landscaping etc. Get it done before Xmas. Ph 021 744 421.

COME AND TRY OUR TOP-CLASS electric bikes featuring the world-leading Bosch motor system: Moustache and Scott e-bikes. We also have the unique Starck-designed electric fatbike from Moustache in store. A must-see, one of only three in the country! 34 Anderson Road, Wanaka, www.goodrotations.co Phone 03 443 4349.

DEVIALET PHANTOM HAS ARRIVED - the world's most talked about wireless speaker system. Come in and be profoundly blown away at Selectrix.

STAFF NEEDED AT RUBYS CINEMA & BAR - Must have excellent customer service skills. Please call in to meet Jordi in the afternoon.

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.

FRIDGE FREEZER FOR SALE. GE stainless steel 1650H x 650D x 670W. In very good condition. Keen to sell before 22nd December. $350 and it's yours. Call Robyn 021 386 123.

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

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

GARAGE SALE 66 GOLF COURSE ROAD, Wanaka 20 December starting 9.30am. 2 x couches, single beds and bedding, king size bed, crockery and cookware, pots, old wind surfer, drift trike, scooter (as is where is), wakeboard, large octagonal trampoline and more. Phone 0275 421 256.

HANDYMAN, GARDENER, CYCLE MECHANIC available to do all those jobs you haven't got around to doing yet. Honest, reliable and punctual. Phone 0220 684 786.

PADDLEBOARDS (SUP) AND KAYAK accessories for sale. www.wanakakayaks.co.nz / info@wanakakayaks.co.nz / 0800 926 925.

JOB VACANCY.  We are seeking an enthusiastic and reliable staff member to join our team at the Tarras Country Store. The successful applicant will be able to work appox 20 - 30 hours per week. This is a fixed term position from now until February. For further information or to apply please send your CV to Callum Grant: callum@perriam.co.nz

FREE WOODEN PALLETS. Please pick up from Vet Ent Aspiring, Anderson Road, Wanaka. Ph 443 7262.

ELECTRICIAN - HAWEA, WANAKA and surroundings Thinking about solar panels? Need electrical work done? Building a house and need an electrician? Give Selenium a call or email today! Tel: 0204 0981 990. Email:nzselenium@gmail.com Web:www.selenium.nz

RITUAL ESPRESSO CAFE IS LOOKING for an experienced barista to join the team. You need to be in Wanaka long term and work well in a busy team environment. Email Chris: ritualcafeltd@gmail.com or drop your CV into the cafe.

NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE: HAMLET starring Benedict Cumberbatch in The Snug at Rubys. Limited season. Experience London's West End right here in our Wanaka. 

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.

THE MERINO STORY HAVE the fashion for you. Dresses, shorts, tops, accessories, socks, underwear, possum and much more. Brownston Street.

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

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

WANAKLEAN DOG - Grooming, clipping and bathing. Right here in the heart of Wanaka! Call Emily and Suzie on 0275 110 282.

SALE SALE SALE 30% OFF all optical frames in store at Central Vision Optometry. Purchase any optical frame and go in the draw to win a pair of Serengeti sunglasses. Come on in and see the girls at Central Vision, 23 Cardrona Valley Road or ph 443 0736.

NEW YEAR'S EVE PLANS? Check out Hawea Nu Yeah at the Lake Hawea Hotel... Julian Temple Band, Sam Manzanza and the Afrobeat Band, The Killer Seas, Koffie on percussion, MAC's own Near Armageddon, Wanaka Ukuleles, Anna van Riel and more! We're family-friendly with on-site camping ($10/night), free Hopper Bus, info and tickets at www.haweanuyeah.co.nz Group discount on booking 6+ adults. Follow us on Facebook "Lake Hawea Summer Festival" for latest info and updates. Let the good times roll!

FIREWOOD - Old Man Pine. $55p/m. Phone 0274 715 351.

HOLIDAY HOME IN WANAKA (close to town and lake) available from 23rd Dec - 7th Jan inclusive. Minimum 5 night stay. 4 bedroom, 2 bathrooms, sleeps up to 10 people. For further details, please email: pytaloka@hotmail.com

EVERGREEN LANDSCAPING PROVIDE: design, fencing, retaining, paving, garden features, lawns, earthmoving, gravel, soil and wood chip supplies. Call for free quote 0508EVERGREEN.

SMALL OAK BOOKCASE glass door $50. Two orthopedic upright chairs. Excellent back support. $80 each. Phone 0210 491 021 or 443 2352.

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

MILK AND BREAD SPECIALS AT CALTEX Wanaka - today and every day. Pams milk 2 x 2L only $7.50. Golden Bake bread 2 loaves only $3.20. Caltex open 6am - 11pm daily.

THE LEGACY CHRISTMAS GIFT that gives to everyone. Arrange an oral history recording - 'Your Story, Your Words'. www.communicationcentral.co.nz Ph 0274 622 518.

ASPIRING POOLS & SPAS WILL NOW BE OPEN Saturday mornings 9am - 12pm leading up to Christmas for all your last minute pool needs. Come in and see us. 56 Anderson Road. Monday - Friday 9am - 3pm, Wednesday 9am - 5pm, Saturday 9am - 12pm.

PLAN AHEAD FOR 2016. Peninsula Performance piano and theory tuition. Registered, experienced teacher. Expressions of interest to Yolande. Ph 0274 877 808.

SO MANY GREAT STALLS at the Sunday Craft Market this week. Come down to Pembroke Park and have a look.

CHEF DE PARTIE/GRILL CHEF WANTED. The Cardrona Hotel is looking for one more experienced chef to join our kitchen team. The role is full time and starts immediately. We have a busy summer season on its way both in our pub and with our function schedule. There is plenty of variety and an experienced team to work with. If interested, please contact us at: info@cardronahotel.co.nz

NEED A HANDYMAN for a one-off job or regular mowing and maintenance? Call Greg from Good As Gold Property Maintenance on 0223 057 879. Long time local with the know how to get the job done "Good As Gold".

THIS MONTH'S WINNERS of a custom A3 canvas print are lucky numbers 17 and 46. Please come into Print It, 11 Brownston St, Wanaka to claim your prize.

BUSINESS OWNERS: Do you need admin chores done? Professional service available. One-off/occasional/regularly. Call/text Iris 0272 295 534 or 443 6593.

WEDDING / EVENT HIRE (BANQUET TABLE) gold Chiavari chairs/velvet cushions - lace plates - crystal chandeliers - champagne coloured flutes from Prague. Tall "French vogue" vases. www.wanakaweddingandeventhire.co.nz - See our Youtube videos. Sue 0274 530 974.

BBQ LUNCH FRIDAY. Come and join us on the lawn for a classic kiwi BBQ. Beanie Cafe, 71 Ardmore Street.

SUMMER HOLIDAY TENNIS! Aspiring Tennis Academy has fun holiday tennis programmes for kids aged 5-12yrs throughout January 2016. Great for all levels. For details and bookings go to www.aspiringtennis.com or for more info email us at aspiringtennis@yahoo.co.nz

NIGHT PORTER WANTED at Base Wanaka. Must be a hard working male with customer service experience. Please email your CV to: sophie.heath@stayatbase.com

SUMMER JOBS AT SAILZ Lake Hawea - evening restaurant wait staff, evening kitchen staff. Ph 0274 438 810. Message or call at Sailz.

WANTED: ONE OR TWO BEDROOM house/apartment. Long term for professional business women. Phone/text 0212 487 771.

AVAILABLE FROM 23RD JAN to 14th Feb to rent. Large upstairs house unit. Great areas, close to town (5 minutes). Two people only. $140 per night. Further details and photos call 0210 2116 230.

KAYAK & SUP VALUE PACK -"Paddle Pass" It's a mega deal. Includes 13 hours freedom rentals kayak or SUP, 1 hour introductory class, 25% off a guided trip, and a free gift. $225. www.wanakakayaks.co.nz / 0800 926 925.

RUBYS GIFT VOUCHERS - the ultimate Christmas gift. The gift of an experience!

 

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.

STUCK FOR XMAS GIFT IDEAS? Why not give an experience gift voucher this year? $129 for a 20min trial flight plus take a friend along for free! Learn to fly NZ - Wanaka Flight Training. Phone 03 443 4043.

FREE BEE SWARM COLLECTION. Information rewarded in honey later in the season. Call Simon on 0212 125 867. Happy holidays.

HAVE YOU SEEN THE NEW STICKERS? "A Friend for Life, Friends of Wanaka Wastebusters"? For just $10 you can become a life member, receive a gift $5 voucher, and a sticker! Join at the Wastebusters store. 

WEDDING ARCHES X 2 FOR HIRE. Freshly painted forest green colour, wrought iron,1 arch (slight curve at top) is 2200mm (approx.) tall by 1900mm wide with cross bars, easy to transport. 2nd arch has traditional curve at top, same colour, etc... as other, 2200mm (approx.) tall by 1105mm wide. Call Fran 021 634 478 or email: fran@minaretlodge.co.nz for details 

DANNY AND JIFFY ON THE DECKS at Urban Grind this Saturday night. 4th birthday party from 7pm.

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

FACEBOOK.COM/OPULENCEHAIRNZ Like our page now to be one step closer to winning that amazing hair pamper session you deserve. Phone 03 443 2243.

KITCHENHAND REQUIRED FOR the busy silly season. Day and evening shifts. Phone Carl or Jan 03 443 2040.

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

MOUNTAIN CARTS - coming to Cardrona this summer! Alpine specialized mountain carts...are you ready for our newest source of gravity-fueled fun? Check out www.cardrona.com for more info.

WEBER SPECIALIST SHOP now operating at Selectrix. Full stock of BBQs and accessories all available at Selectrix on Reece Cres.

ASPIRING MASSAGE WANAKA. ANNUAL CHRISTMAS SPECIAL! Book and have your massage prior to Dec 24th for just $60. Gift certificates included valid for 6 months. Trevor Bailey, full time massage since 1994 NZ/USA. Phone 443 2993, 0274 222 455, www.aspiringmassagewanaka.co.nz

CHRISMAS HOLIDAYS HOUSE SWAP. Modern four bedroom family home with spa pool in the Mt Iron area, for your home in the Coromandel area. January 3rd to 10th approx. Phone 0211 170 644. Would consider renting without swapping.

PLANNING THE TRIP OF A LIFETIME? Want to catch up with loved ones? Keen on creating life long memories? Call the team at House of Travel Wanaka on 443 6350 or pop into 49 Helwick St and let's start planning those dreams today.

SATURDAY NIGHT AT URBAN GRIND 4th birthday party. Dr Dee and The Vellum Banditos playing from 7pm.

CHEF REQUIRED AT RELISHES CAFÉ. This could be a full or part time position. Please pop in for a chat with one of the kitchen team or call Tasha 021 907 877 for more details.

COOK/CHEF REQUIRED FOR ALCHEMY CAFE day and evening shifts experience necessary. Phone Carl or Jan 03 443 2040.

DENON AVR3802 AMPLIFIER. Whardale 200 watt maximum speakers and subwoofer in rosewood timber, $500. Phone 0272 080 533.

SMALL OAK BOOKCASE glass door $50. Two orthopedic upright chairs. Excellent back support. $80 each. Phone 0210 491 021 or 443 2352.

MOVING HOUSE, ARRIVING WITH TRUCK Sunday 20th into Wanaka. Require muscle to help move furniture approx. 3 hours. Pay cash. Contact Deborah 0274 351 455.

GIFT VOUCHERS AVAILABLE FROM Wanacleancar. A detail by Wanakacleancar is something they'll be reminded of every day. Always extra love put into our voucher redeems. To purchase phone or text Richard 0210 2942 908.

"READ THE DIRECTIONS AND DIRECTLY you will be directed in the right direction." Alice is back in the salon! Come in to Alice make an appointment or call 443 5678!

MITRE 10 WANAKA'S 10 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS start this week. Listen out to Radio Wanaka every day for a crazy deal on any one product, for one day only! You won't want to miss it.

SALT WATER SANDALS are the perfect summer leather sandal, available now at BASE, in loads of great summer colours!

WEBER COOKING DEMOS - Saturday from 11am till 1pm - plus full selection of Weber BBQs and accessories at Weber Specialist Dealer, Selectrix Wanaka.

CHRISTMAS LILLIES freshly cut, available now at Caltex. We have fresh North Island Longifloriums and South Island Regale Lillies.

PINE CHRISTMAS TREES. Saturday 19th only. 150 Warren Street, Wanaka. Phone 0273 689 065.

NEED PARCELS DELIVERED BEFORE Christmas? New Zealand Couriers can help, bring your parcel to Caltex Wanaka before Tuesday 22nd.

SUPERIOR HOME CLEANING SERVICES, for a once over, one off or a weekly clean to exceptional standards. Ph/text 0272 842 220.

KITCHEN HAND WANTED at the Wanaka Districts Club. Email: wanakadistrictsclub@gmail.com or call 443 8080.

BUILDING OR RENOVATING? Then a visit to Selectrix is a must for advice on your whiteware and audio visual requirements. It will be the best advice you will ever receive from Ken and Ben whose years of experience mean good honest ethical advice - only at Selectrix.

BERRY ORDERS. Our raspberries are unlikely to be ripe for Christmas. Early South Island supply appears to be limited, so no more orders sorry. We will source berries to meet orders taken to date. The positive news is we have good quantities of raspberries for you to look forward to. We just need more sunshine and less wind! 

CARDRONA GOLD PASS sale ends December 24th! Get a Xmas gift that will keep on giving until October 2016! Our new Gold Pass offers unlimited skiing, snowboarding and mountain biking! Adult $999, child $499 - www.cardrona.com/gold

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN'S NEW CAFE Albie's is open from 7am Monday to Friday and 8.30am Saturday & Sunday. Call in and get your coffee and lunch on the way to work. Pop your business card in the jar and go in the draw to win morning tea on Friday morning. Great lunch menu and $10 special every day. Congratulations to Rodz and Restos staff who will get their morning tea delivered this Friday morning.

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

LATE NIGHT SHOPPING IS BACK, for one night only! On Monday 21st Dec, Mitre 10 Wanaka will be open from 6 – 8pm. We have the gift inspirations, you choose the deals (see in store for details), and don't forget - up to 50% off the RRP of all Christmas lights and decorations from today.

KITCHEN STAFF REQUIRED FOR THE LANDING. Kitchen hands and experienced chefs needed. Great summer opportunity for the right candidate. Preferably pop in with a CV between 2 and 4pm Tuesday to Sunday for a chat or email your CV to: thelandingkitchenwanaka@gmail.com

FREE LINE ADS IN THE MESSENGER for private advertisers. Terms and conditions apply.

NEED A CLEANER? New to Wanaka, experienced cleaner with an eye to detail available to clean private homes. Text Kate 0211 398 030.

MULTIPLE HOUSE GUESTS THIS SUMMER? Order your PuzzPort 12 month pass to Puzzling World now! Just $49 for adults and $34 for children. Order online or in store.

SCHIST BUILDING STONE FOR SALE. Ex quarry surplus, sold at cost. $180 per tonne. Contact Jim 0210 2655 808.

LOOKING TO MEET SOME NEW FRIENDS, learn some skills and help over 1600 athletes achieve their task of a 3.8km swim, a 180km road bike and a 42.2km marathon run. Your support makes this possible. Challenge Wanaka needs 650 volunteers to make the event on Saturday 20 February happen. We'll feed you and throw a great dinner party on Sunday 21 Jan with lots of prizes. Register online www.challenge-wanaka.com or email Jo at: volunteer@challenge-wanaka.com

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

FIREWOOD FOR SALE: Uppercut Firewood is now selling dry firewood. Pine, our very popular Oregon, Blue Gum (almost dry) and our West Coast hot mix. Only dry wood will give you the best heat output. Ph 443 1070 or 0210 396 878 or email: uppercutwanaka@xtra.co.nz Look at our website.

JOBS, JOBS, JOBS AT WANAKA WASTEBUSTERS. Enthusiastic, friendly person wanted to process recycling mid-December to end Jan. Hard-working, fun people wanted for paid Wastebusters recycling crew at R&A, 29th Dec – 3rd Jan. Application forms at the Wastebusters shop or www.wanakawastebusters.co.nz

STAFF - Full time permanent barista wanted, plus summer staff. Warbirds & Wheels. Pop in and see Naomi or email: marketing@warbirdsandwheels.com

COURIER YOUR PARCEL WITHIN NZ before Christmas. Caltex Wanaka are the agents for Posthaste and NZ Couriers. We offer parking, no queues, free quotes and a friendly service!

CARDRONA HOTEL IS LOOKING FOR an experienced bartender to help lead our team through the busy summer season. The role is full time, starts immediately and can be long term. Although a Duty Managers certificate is preferred, it is not entirely necessary. This is going to be a busy and varied position suited to someone with plenty of energy and an outgoing and welcoming approach. Kindly contact us at: info@cardronahotel.co.nz or call us at 443 8153.

GIVE A MASSAGE VOUCHER for Christmas. Show that you care! Therapeutic, rehab, deep tissue, relax. Call Susanne McCutcheon 0210 2493 116 or 443 6864.

AMAZINGLY GOOD MASSAGE THERAPY - remedial, deep tissue, sports, trigger point release, relaxation, pregnancy, Reiki. Mobile available. Professional and effective. Contact Lee Ball: 0273 334 909.

SEEKING MATURE, RELIABLE and experienced nanny for my (then) 7 month old girl. Starting March 2016. Three days per week. Long term applicants only please. For more information please contact Kim 0210 2719 907.

WANAKA FARMERS MARKET. Quality local foods and now crafts every Thursday from 3pm outside Speight's Ale House. Come and experience the local delights on offer!

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.

EV'S NOT ET'S IN WANAKA! All cars will be electric by 2030! Find out more: wanakaevclub@gmail.com. Call Morgan 0225 663 736.

EMMA FOR BEAUTY CHRISTMAS SPECIALS! 1. $99 summer package - Includes St.Tropez spray tan, CND Shellac application & prep & polish. 2. Free prep & polish with in your CND Shellac or hydrating spa pedicure. Gift vouchers available. Offers end Thursday December 24th. For bookings phone 443 6392 or visit www.emmaforbeauty.co.nz

BULLOCK BAR – COURTESY COACH available for pick up and drop off. Call 443 7148.

WANTED TO BUY: KIDS LIFE JACKETS to fit 10 - 12 years. Good condition please. Phone 443 8196 or 021 375 684.

WIN AT THE YARD on Reece Cres! Every purchase goes into the draw for a Xmas Tool Hamper valued at $500. Native plants, garden tools, landscape supplies and much more here at The Yard, 14 Reece Cres. Phone 443 5069.

PASSENGER ENDORSEMENT DRIVER WANTED: Part time on call work over the summer. Preferably an interest in biking. Call 021 712 995.

THE GOOD SPOT CHEESE SCONE and coffee special is still on and going strong. Only $6 for a delicious cheese scone and yummy regular coffee. See you there. 34 Anderson Road. Pre order on 021 466 301.

BEAT THE QUEUES! Special on Allan Scott wines from Scott Base Cellar Door. 15% off cases of 12, mixed cases possible. Amazing deal on bubbly too - trio of bubbly $66 (down from $81), great as gifts or for Xmas day. Free local delivery (Wanaka/Cromwell). Contact 0224 068 509, spaceatthebase@gmail.com or visit Scott Base.

FOR SALE: F&P OVEN/hob combo, ceran-top, built-in-style to fit 600 cabinet; ASKO dishwasher, 600. All used but in good condition ex renovation, must go this weekend. Offers please. Michael 0212 179 883.

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 card options available. Ph 443 6500.

DAVE SPEDDING LANDSCAPING - the full service landscaping professionals. Design, paving, lawns, planting plans and irrigation. Check out samples of our work at www.wanakalandscaping.co.nz Phone 021 707 481 or 443 2721. Dave Spedding Landscaping - professional, reliable, competitive rates.   

EXPERIENCED WAIT STAFF REQUIRED for an exclusive catering company based in Wanaka. Applicants must be assertive, hard-working and presentable, with a high level of spoken English. 2 years hospitality experience is an advantage. Casual work only. Valid working visa and a good positive attitude are a must. Email interest to: maxine@aspiringcatering.co.nz

STOCKING FILLERS - Great selection American Candy, head phones and phone accessories, gift vouchers and DVDs.

DRIVING LESSONS AVAILABLE. Call Nicky at Aspiring Drivers. Safe and professional driving lessons with a friendly instructor! Text/call 0210 607 310.

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. 

MARINE AND VEHICLE BATTERIES, lubricants, automotive supplies and accessories available now at Caltex Wanaka. Open 6am - 11pm daily. Caltex Wanaka.

THIRSTY THURSDAY ON THIS WEEK at the Albert Town Tavern from 6pm. Come and see what Jamie and Erica, our new buck girls, have on special.

LEATHER LOUNGE SUITE by Kovac for sale. 2 1/2 seater, 1 recliner; 1 chair. Text/phone 0272 705 922.

NATIVE PLANTS - fast-growing, cold-hardy, economical plants, tree protectors and fertiliser can be couriered to your door. www.pukeraunursery.co.nz Ph 0508 205 205.

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

NZ CHRISTMAS COOKED HAMS - Sunday 20th Market, Pembroke Park Wanaka - Gold Ham Award Winner (note change from 17th as previously advertised). We are bringing gourmet bacon packs from $10, naked fresh whole ribs and pork belly from $20 each plus boutique farmed cooked manuka smoked hams from $50. Buy direct from the farmer. Free delivery to Wanaka - orders call 0276 005 787. Don't miss out. See you Sunday 20th Market Pembroke Park for incredible Manuka smoked hams - Waitaki, why not.

FLAT AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY for short/long term rent. 2 bedroom, furnished, 10min drive from town. Call 0221 840 310 for details.

BULLOCK BAR – BAR STAFF REQUIRED. Call into The Bullock Bar.

LUXURY VAN AIRPORT TRANSFERS Wanaka-Queenstown and return. Personal, professional and reliable service. Book times to suit you. Ph: 0800 874 537, www.wanakatriketours.co.nz/luxury-transfers

THE BAKERY WHOLESALE are looking for a night-time packing person. They will need to be available over Christmas and New Year. This involves helping make sandwiches, packing orders. Basic computer skills are not essential but will be an advantage as will need to produce invoices. The position is 4 plus days a week and would need to be able to start as soon as possible. Please email Jason on: Jason@thebakerynz.co.nz or drop your CV off to the office on Frederick Street.

THE MATERIAL GIRLS - will be closing on the 22nd December, re-opening 5th January. Thank you to all those who have supported us through what has been a personally challenging year for Sue. We are looking forward to 2016 and wish you all happy holidays!

KAYAKS X 2 FOR SALE. Viking Tempo 3.5m. Self bailing. Unsinkable cargo pods. Pro paddles. Cost $1590 each. Sell $750 each. Phone 0279 080 044.

LOOKING FOR A GOOD HOME for a 2 year old staffy female, neutered and registered. Loves kids and needs lots of cuddles. Free to a good home. Phone 0274 647 576.

NEW RELEASE, ELECTRIC BLUE GENTIANS, in store now at Mitre 10 Wanaka. These cold hardy plants make excellent cut flowers at only $19.96 a plant.  

DOG GROOMING. Experienced dog groomer working in Wanaka, starting on 9th December. For an appointment phone Glenys 443 8127 or 0272 849 238.

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

KITCHEN HAND REQUIRED - Edgewater requires a kitchen hand to join their team. Cleaning and basic kitchen prep work. Weekend and day shifts. Email: chef@edgewater.co.nz or call 443 0011 and ask for Simon.

WANAKA'S ONLY CARWASH IS TOUCHFREE. From $9, various options available: underbody, wheels, double wash, protectant, wax. Available at Caltex Wanaka.

JUST IN TIME FOR XMAS AND PERFECT FOR THE KIDS! Pick up a Venus fly trap plant for only $11.96 in store at Mitre 10 Wanaka and watch this fascinating species clean up those pesky flies this summer.

JUST FISH IS SELLING A SELECTION of freshly frozen free flowed Bluff fish and fresh salmon on Wednesday 12.00 to 5.15pm at BP beside Bullock Bar entrance. Tucker 0274 376 657.

THE YARD ON REECE CRESCENT has big red tussocks in stock. Don't forget every customer goes in the draw for a garden tool hamper valued over $500! 14 Reece Cres, Wanaka 03 443 5069.  

BULLOCK BAR – HOLD YOUR XMAS function in our Grill Bar. Phone 443 7148 for details.

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.

WWW.BASENZ.COM Massive summery online only deals! 40% off Smith sunglasses. 10% off Oakley & Mons Royale. 10% off Nixon watches. basenz.com has gift vouchers. Free NZ shipping & best price guarantee! Shop local.

BABY COME BACK. How do you know when a radio station is popular? Maybe it's when fans starting stealing the signage! Missing from The Sound Wanaka 93.8FM vehicle – 2 x round signage magnets. Taken from the side doors of the vehicle on Friday 27th November whilst parked at the lakefront – opposite The Lake Bar. We'd love them back – so if anyone has seen them please contact Janet Cell: 021 364 870. Or if you'd like to advertise on this popular Wanaka radio station, give Janet a call.

DIGESTION GETTING A HARD TIME over the festive season? Holistic Healthcare can help. Natural healthcare for digestive/bowel issues, weight management and clinical detoxification. Ready when you are! P: 443 5991. E: marg.balogh@xtra.co.nz W: holistic-healthcare.co.nz

RESONANCE ASPIRING PODIATRY AND SHOES: Get your feet ready for summer activities. Wearing sandals or running the trails make sure your feet have all they need to be healthy. Call Raewyn Phipps 428 4220. Body and Sole, 24 Dungarvon Street, CBD.

CHRISTMAS SALE WITH local portrait artist Stephen Martyn Welch. Visit website www.stephenmartywelch.com or Facebook Stephen Martyn Welch - The Fanpage. Huge clearance discounts.

PLANNING THE TRIP OF A LIFETIME? Want to catch up with loved ones? Keen on creating life long memories? Call the team at House of Travel Wanaka on 443 6350 or pop into 49 Helwick St and let's start planning those dreams today.

PATAGONIA CHOCOLATES 155 Ardmore Street – Coffee, ice cream, chocolates, desserts, from 19th December our summer opening hours are 9am - 10pm. We're also open on all public holidays, no surcharge!

CAGES, CAGES, CAGES. If you borrowed cages or traps for cats or dogs from us, could you please drop them back to Vet Ent Aspiring, Anderson Road. Ph 443 7262.

FAMILY VIOLENCE & SEPARATION AFFECTS CHILDREN. There is support and referral advice to make a positive difference for families in our community. Phone 443 1448 or 0272 722 830, www.womenssupport.org.nz Confidentiality guaranteed.

STAFF - Full time permanent barista wanted, plus summer staff. Warbirds & Wheels. Pop in and see Naomi or email: marketing@warbirdsandwheels.com

DANNY AND JIFFY ON THE DECKS at Urban Grind this Saturday night. 4th birthday party from 7pm.

DANCE OUT LOUD SCHOOL OF DANCE! Did you see us perform last weekend!? Now taking enrollments for 2016 classes - for children, teens adults in the styles of Jazz, Hip Hop, Ballet and Contemporary! Professional tuition, passionate dancers, fun & creative classes! Email Rachel Erichsen erichsen.rachel@gmail.com www.danceoutloudwanaka.com

HANDYMAN, GARDENER, CYCLE MECHANIC available to do all those jobs you haven't got around to doing yet. Honest, reliable and punctual. Phone 0220 684 786.

GET YOUR FREE GIFT AT ORBIS this Christmas! When you spend $150 on KAGI jewellery, we will give you a hematite bracelet worth $79. Offer ends December 23. Only at Orbis on the lakefront.

LAWNS, HEDGES, TREES, STUMPS, GARDENS, irrigation, Complete Property Services does it all. A comprehensive service mixed with specialist knowledge means Complete Property Services is the only call you need to make. For all your property maintenance needs, phone 0272 502 996. Maintaining local properties since 2004.

FUN FOOTBALL HOLIDAY CLINICS for junior players - 21st, 22nd and 23rd December. Call Ruby Coers on 0212 262 771 for further details.

LIVE HAIR FOLLICLE TESTING - results back in 15 minutes. Identifies food intolerances, vitamin/mineral deficiencies, chemicals & toxins, amino acids, microbiology, EFAs, EMFs & ELFs. www.yogastudiocromwell.com Bron 021 947 056.

SMALL OAK BOOKCASE glass door $50. Two orthopedic upright chairs. Excellent back support. $80 each. Phone 0210 491 021 or 443 2352.

HOUSEKEEPING STAFF REQUIRED at The Moorings. Please apply 17 Lakeside Road or phone 03 443 8479.

SEASONED OLD MAN PINE FIREWOOD. Be ready for winter. Delivering over summer. $70 per mt. Back by popular demand. Phone Dave Collett. 443 1197.

SUMMER TIME - TREAT YOURSELF, pedicure and manicure - $60. Also mens' hair cuts $20. Womens' haircuts $30. Phone 0210 8830 519 or 443 5868. Email: sebagalucy@yahoo.co.nz

THIS MONTH'S WINNERS of a custom A3 canvas print are lucky numbers 17 and 46. Please come into Print It, 11 Brownston St, Wanaka to claim your prize.

RICH IN BIODIVERSITY - are you wanting to increase or introduce native biodiversity on your farm or rural property? I can help you plan it and get it in the ground. Call me Anne Steven Landscape Architect 443 4404 or 0212 939 207, or tell me about your vision over a Hammer and Nail coffee at my office.

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.

TRACTOR FOR SALE. International 574 70hp with front end loader. New sleeves and pistons 18 months ago. Hydraulics overhauled. Power steering overhauled. Runs well. Phone 0272 125 471.

BIG BUBBLES FOR PARTIES! Several new packages to choose from. Outdoors: Whale-sized-bubbles, Bubble-Tornadoes, Bubble games. Indoors: Kid-in-a-bubble, Touch-a-Bubbles and more. Creative fun for all ages! For product or holiday bookings, call Diana 021 400 857, livelifelighter@gmail.com

TO ALL OUR FANTASTIC CUSTOMERS, The Good Spot Caravan will be closed between the 25th December to 2nd January, opening up on 3rd January 2016 to continue to serve up just the "good stuff".

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

HELPING HAND HOUSEKEEPING for casual cleaning, spring cleans, holiday homes, end of tenancy. Fast, meticulous and personal service. Nicki 021 828 415.

HEAD CHEF POSITION AT SAILZ Lake Hawea Restaurant. We seek an experienced, enthusiastic team player to lead our kitchen. Call 0274 438 810, or message for further info.

STUCK FOR XMAS GIFT IDEAS? Why not give an experience gift voucher this year? $129 for a 20min trial flight plus take a friend along for free! Learn to fly NZ - Wanaka Flight Training. Phone 03 443 4043.

RENTAL HOME REQUIRED. Prefer 2 or 3 bedrooms, furnished or unfurnished in Wanaka for local family. Please phone 0223 119 113 or 0212 472 256. Thank you.

FREE BEE SWARM COLLECTION. Information rewarded in honey later in the season. Call Simon on 0212 125 867. Happy holidays.

SALE SALE SALE 30% OFF all optical frames in store at Central Vision Optometry. Purchase any optical frame and go in the draw to win a pair of Serengeti sunglasses. Come on in and see the girls at Central Vision, 23 Cardrona Valley Road or ph 443 0736.

TO RENT. AMAZING, NEAR NEW, two bedroom cottage in Albert Town right by the mighty Clutha river. Please contact Jon for more details on 0211 531 971.

BULLOCK BAR – LIONS MEAT RAFFLE 6pm and complimentary BBQ.

PADDLEBOARDS FOR SALE, treat the family to a new paddleboard this Christmas from Alpine Paddleboards. Call Miles 0211 858 001.

BASE HAS THE BEST SELECTION OF radical Christmas gifts - Let us help with your Christmas shopping. We even gift wrap!

BULLOCK BAR – COURTESY COACH available for pick up and drop off. Call 443 7148.

CHRISTMAS IS COMING! Base has heaps of rad Christmas gift ideas starting from $10. Socks, undies, jandals, mugs, shot glasses - the list goes on!

SATURDAY NIGHT AT URBAN GRIND 4th birthday party. Dr Dee and The Vellum Banditos playing from 7pm.

NATIVE PLANTS - fast-growing, cold-hardy, economical plants, tree protectors and fertiliser can be couriered to your door. www.pukeraunursery.co.nz Ph 0508 205 205.

THE PUZZPORT – PUZZLING WORLD'S 12 month admission pass - just $49 (adults) and $34 (child) is the perfect gift! Order online or in store.

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

TV SONY BRAVIA 40 inch full HD 100Hz. As new and in perfect working condition $495. Call 0211 703 207.

TANDEM PARAGLIDING GIFT VOUCHERS. $199. Give them a gift that will lift them off their feet. wanakaparagliding@gmail.com www.wanakaparagliding.co.nz Ph 0800 359 754.

MASSAGE THERAPY - Sports, deep tissue, relaxation, pain, stress relief, rejuvenate! Ursula Krebs Dipl. Massage Therapist, CH/NZ. Phone 0276 602 271. Clinic/mobile service.

GIFT VOUCHERS AVAILABLE - Wanaka Trike Tours - exhilarating Trike Rides - the perfect gift for Christmas. Ph: 443 6595. www.wanakatriketours.co.nz

FREE LINE ADS IN THE MESSENGER for private advertisers. Terms and conditions apply.

PEASTRAW FOR SALE. Big square bales (7 small bale equivalent). $40 each. Free delivery. Phone 0276 819 966.

DIGGER AVAILABLE NOW - earthworks, driveways, landscaping etc. Get it done before Xmas. Ph 021 744 421.

STOCKING FILLERS - Great selection American Candy, head phones and phone accessories, gift vouchers and DVDs.

GIFT VOUCHERS AVAILABLE FROM Wanacleancar. A detail by Wanakacleancar is something they'll be reminded of every day. Always extra love put into our voucher redeems. To purchase phone or text Richard 0210 2942 908.

CALTEX WANAKA, PROUD TO SUPPORT: Wanaka Primary School playground, Ruby Island BBQ, Wanaka Coastguard fuel, Curekids, Wanaka Community Patrol fuel, Community Networks foodbank. Looking after our community, Caltex Wanaka.

DO YOU WANT TO FEEL UNIQUE. Confident & sassy! Are you rushing around, frantic? Do you want more time with your family? And for yourself? No time for shopping? Well shop online. Kik Butt Clothing. www.kikbuttlife.com

GILBERT VAN REENEN'S distinctive archival prints and murals make beautiful presents and wall art. Checkout www.cleangreen.co.nz or phone 443 7951.

ELECTRICIAN - HAWEA, WANAKA and surroundings Thinking about solar panels? Need electrical work done? Building a house and need an electrician? Give Selenium a call or email today! Tel: 0204 0981 990. Email:nzselenium@gmail.com Web:www.selenium.nz

THE WOVEN LAST POP UP shop this Saturday! Come along to Alchemy Cafe Wanaka, quality NZ and local yarns, knitpro needles, gorgeous knit kits, and beautiful buttons. thewoven.co.nz

KITCHENHAND REQUIRED FOR the busy silly season. Day and evening shifts. Phone Carl or Jan 03 443 2040.

HOUSE WANTED FOR EARLY JANUARY. 2/3 bedroom, long term for employed professional couple and a teenager. Please phone Luke 0210 2236 933.

POSITION AVAILABLE – Wyndham Vacation Resort has a position available for a permanent part-time Room Attendant to join our team for approximately 25 - 30 hours per week. The  suitable applicant must be able to work weekends and school holidays if required and would suit a long  term local resident only. If this sounds like you please email your CV along with a covering letter to: sachi.thapa@wyn.com

GET YOUR CAR CLEAN AND SHINY this Christmas. Caltex's touchfree carwash cleans wheels, the underside, foam bath, double wash, adds protectant and wax. Open daily at Caltex Wanaka.

LATE NIGHT SHOPPING IS BACK, for one night only! On Monday 21st Dec, Mitre 10 Wanaka will be open from 6 – 8pm. We have the gift inspirations, you choose the deals (see in store for details), and don't forget - up to 50% off the RRP of all Christmas lights and decorations from today.

CARPORT FOR SALE. Double size, mono pitch roof: 7.1W x 6.0L x 2.7 to 2.1H, 6 x Wooden posts 180 x 180. Near new for sale/removal. Easily disassembled (all bolted together) roof in 2 parts. $2,000 ono. Phone 0274 743 529.

BACKWARDS CLOCKS, MAGIC KITS, puzzles and other oddities only found here. The shop at Puzzling World has the "wow" gift this Xmas.

MOBILE PHONE ACCESSORIES AT CALTEX: iPhone 5/6 lightning cables, USB car chargers, aux cables, HDMI cables, microSD cards, 8/16GB flash drives, headphones, earbuds, $39.99 unlocked mobile phones, at Caltex Wanaka.

LOVE HULAHOOPING? Quality NZ made kids, adults, travel and fire hulahoops from Fantail Hoops. Free local delivery. www.fantailhoops.kiwi.nz Phone 0210 8289 987. Happy hooping!

FANCY HELPING TO FEED AND HYDRATE over 1600 athletes from around the world? Available for a few hours on Saturday 20 Feb or the week before? Challenge Wanaka would love your help to make it possible. Register online www.challenge-wanaka.com, or email Jo Guest at: volunteer@challenge-wanaka.com with any questions.

WANAKA FARMERS MARKET WITH THE Sunday Craft Market open this Sunday from 10am until 2pm on Pembroke Park. Come and join the fun.

WANT TO STOP SMOKING? Free support available. Phone/text Rose to have a chat on 0278 784 552. Based at Community Networks Wanaka.

PASSENGER ENDORSEMENT DRIVER WANTED: Part time on call work over the summer. Preferably an interest in biking. Call 021 712 995.

OPULENCE HAIR HAVE NOW BANNED aluminium foil in the salon. We now use New Zealand made photodegradable Rock foils. Guilt free colouring is finally here in Wanaka. Ph 03 443 2243 today for an opulent experience.

EXPERIENCED CHEFS REQUIRED for an exclusive catering company. Applicants must be assertive, have high standards of cleanliness/hygiene, and be able to work under pressure. Plenty of hours for the right applicants. Immediate start. Interest to: maxine@aspiringcatering.co.nz

APPLE TV, IMAC, MACBOOK. All things Apple. Only at Selectrix.

SEEKING MATURE, RELIABLE and experienced nanny for my (then) 7 month old girl. Starting March 2016. Three days per week. Long term applicants only please. For more information please contact Kim 0210 2719 907.

KITCHEN STAFF REQUIRED FOR THE LANDING. Kitchen hands and experienced chefs needed. Great summer opportunity for the right candidate. Preferably pop in with a CV between 2 and 4pm Tuesday to Sunday for a chat or email your CV to: thelandingkitchenwanaka@gmail.com

WEDDING / EVENT HIRE (RUSTIC CHIC). Cowhide rugs - copper urns/lanterns - white garden umbrellas - linen table runners/cloths - fairy lights plus hanging lanterns. www.wanakaweddingandeventhire.co.nz - YouTube our videos. Sue 0274 530 974.

THIS SUNDAY THE 8TH ANNUAL Wanaka Sun Christmas Food Bank Drive takes place! Listen out for sirens (don't panic!) fire-engines, police and ambulances accompany our collectors with sirens going. Hawea and surrounds from 3pm. Wanaka, Albert Town from 5pm.

CARDRONA GOLD PASS sale ends December 24th! Get a Xmas gift that will keep on giving until October 2016! Our new Gold Pass offers unlimited skiing, snowboarding and mountain biking! Adult $999, child $499 - www.cardrona.com/gold

WEDDING ARCHES X 2 FOR HIRE. Freshly painted forest green colour, wrought iron,1 arch (slight curve at top) is 2200mm (approx.) tall by 1900mm wide with cross bars, easy to transport. 2nd arch has traditional curve at top, same colour, etc... as other, 2200mm (approx.) tall by 1105mm wide. Call Fran 021 634 478 or email: fran@minaretlodge.co.nz for details 

PART TIME KITCHEN HAND WANTED for Wanaka restaurant. Must be fast and able to do basic prep. Full time Chef also required with good pay rates and option of free accommodation. Please email CV to: chrissiroper@hotmail.com for more info.

MITRE 10 WANAKA'S 10 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS start this week. Listen out to Radio Wanaka every day for a crazy deal on any one product, for one day only! You won't want to miss it.

BULLOCK BAR – HARD YARDS are playing this Friday night from 9pm.

FRIDGE FREEZER FOR SALE. GE stainless steel 1650H x 650D x 670W. In very good condition. Keen to sell before 22nd December. $350 and it's yours. Call Robyn 021 386 123.

BUILDING BEAUTIFUL SPACES. Seamless Construction Ltd now available for 2016 projects. Architectural and natural homes. seamlessconstruction.co.nz

CHOP SHOP We're chocka block with Chop stock! Caps, bucket hats, tees and tanks. Perfect Xmas presents galore! Support & buy local! Shop 3, Pembroke Mall.

SELLING HAAST WHITEBAIT - $20 for 250gms. Phone 021 2146 336.

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

SMALL OAK BOOKCASE glass door $50. Two orthopedic upright chairs. Excellent back support. $80 each. Phone 0210 491 021 or 443 2352.

AIRSHED GIFT CARDS - Trampolining and airbags - perfect birthday or Christmas presents! Single sessions to multi-visit cards. 28 Reece Cres. Ph: 0212 555 929.

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

KAMP MARQUEE HIRE. Unique rectangular, oval and round marquees; event design and creation. Phone 0210 2934 268 or contact@kamp.co.nz

NEED A DOG GROOMER? We have expanded! Now operating 2 grooming tables, Xmas waiting list is cleared, so now taking extra bookings, call/text/pm for an appointment to get your pooch looking paw-fect for Xmas. The Soggy Dawg Pet Boutique & Spa, full pet grooming facilities, qualified Veterinary Nurse and experienced groomer, 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 for up to date pictures. "Groomed to Paw-fection."

HOUSE FOR RENT IN JANUARY. Enjoy Wanaka when it is a little quieter and all the New Year revellers have left town. New 4 bedroom house for rent from 4th to 14th Jan. Great lawn area with tramp for kids. Close to Wanaka township. Sheltered and good outdoor play area. Nightly rate depending on length of stay and amount of people. Also vege garden that will need to be picked and eaten. Ph 021 540 395 or (03) 443 2582.

YES! EASY! MASSAGE GIFT VOUCHERS for Christmas. Lee Ball, Massage Therapy - professional, effective, energising. Mobile available Ph: 0273 334 909, email: leeball40@gmail.com

BOOK SALE WITH ROTARY WANAKA,  5th 6th & 7th January 2016, 10am to 4pm each day, Spencer House Mall. Plenty of books to browse through. See you there!     

SUP WANAKA! PADDLE BOARDING is on for summer. Yoga, introductory classes and the new Mission. Check out our 2015/16 timetable at www.wanakakayaks.co.nz or info@wanakakayaks.co.nz 0800 926 925.

SITUATIONS VACANT. Wanted honest and reliable drivers for KT Sightseeing Wanaka. Must have full NZ licence with a "P" class endorsement and good customer skills. Email info@ktsightseeing.co.nz or phone 03 443 9368.

RUBYS GIFT VOUCHERS - the gift of an experience. Call us on 443 6901 or drop in.

SAILZ LAKE HAWEA SEASONAL PRODUCTS - half hams on the bone $55 each; Southern seafood (Stewart Island) mussels and salmon; aromatherapy range; Sukin; Gardenfoodz vege; free range eggs; Cottage Bakehouse bread; Sailz, your one stop General Store - like the old days, plus coffee.

FORGET TO BOOK YOUR PRE XMAS DOG grooming appointment? Never fear, the Doggy Dream Team is here! Emily and Suzie still have a few spaces, but be quick! Call Wanaklean Dog on 0275 110 282.

BBQ LUNCH FRIDAY. Come and join us on the lawn for a classic kiwi BBQ. Beanie Cafe, 71 Ardmore Street.

TRAILER HIRE AVAILABLE AT CALTEX. We have single and tandem trailers, with cages. Available for 2 hours/half day/full day.

HOLIDAY HOME IN WANAKA (close to town and lake) available from 23rd Dec - 7th Jan inclusive. Minimum 5 night stay. 4 bedroom, 2 bathrooms, sleeps up to 10 people. For further details, please email: pytaloka@hotmail.com

HOLISTIC BIOENERGY HEALER. To customise your session I choose through muscle testing from 11 Therapist and 3 Master titles for what you need at the moment of time. Very brief: back straightening, old injuries, psychic surgery, past life relieves, chakra and meridian balance, belief patterns, EMF, emotional hurts, DNA restructure, energy boost, light body readjustment, Aura work... Saviera 0277 818 153. www.healingteacher.co.nz

RITUAL ESPRESSO CAFE IS LOOKING for an experienced barista to join the team. You need to be in Wanaka long term and work well in a busy team environment. Email Chris: ritualcafeltd@gmail.com or drop your CV into the cafe.

NZ CHRISTMAS COOKED HAMS - Sunday 20th Market, Pembroke Park Wanaka - Gold Ham Award Winner (note change from 17th as previously advertised). We are bringing gourmet bacon packs from $10, naked fresh whole ribs and pork belly from $20 each plus boutique farmed cooked manuka smoked hams from $50. Buy direct from the farmer. Free delivery to Wanaka - orders call 0276 005 787. Don't miss out. See you Sunday 20th Market Pembroke Park for incredible Manuka smoked hams - Waitaki, why not.

WEBER SPECIALIST SHOP now operating at Selectrix. Full stock of BBQs and accessories all available at Selectrix on Reece Cres.

'TIS THE A'TISHOO SEASON. Did you know acupuncture can help? Before or if you already have symptoms. Check out aspiringacupuncture.co.nz, Jos McLean. Ph 443 6242, 0211 639 769. Very experienced. ACC registered for injury recovery.

CAKES OF WANAKA HAVE SWEET TREATS available for your Christmas parties. Pop in to our lake front shop.

EVERGREEN LANDSCAPING PROVIDE: design, fencing, retaining, paving, garden features, lawns, earthmoving, gravel, soil and wood chip supplies. Call for free quote 0508EVERGREEN.

WANAKA MARINE & SPORT HAVE ALL of your boating needs covered. From sales to servicing, replacement props to hardwood oars for jet boating we've got boating covered this summer. Servicing Mercury, Polaris and now SeaDoo and Evinrude. 54 Anderson Road or call 443 9062.

QUEENBED ROOM TO RENT, ALBERT TOWN. Suit nonsmoking, quiet living, respectful, professional single. Own Bathroom. Ph Maryann 443 6463 or 0211 101 160.

GET IN QUICK! Nicole, our fabulous hair guru, is leaving us... You have until the end of this month to get your locks sorted and say your farewells! We'll miss you Nicole! Alice Hair 443 5678.

STAFF NEEDED AT RUBYS CINEMA & BAR - Must have excellent customer service skills. Please call in to meet Jordi in the afternoon.

LOUNGE SUITE FOR SALE - Two 2 1/2 seater couches, and one chair. Blue/green tartan look fabric. Good condition, very comfy. $500 ono. Ph 443 6886 or mob 021 436 886.

CHEF DE PARTIE/GRILL CHEF WANTED. The Cardrona Hotel is looking for one more experienced chef to join our kitchen team. The role is full time and starts immediately. We have a busy summer season on its way both in our pub and with our function schedule. There is plenty of variety and an experienced team to work with. If interested, please contact us at: info@cardronahotel.co.nz

NIGHT PORTER WANTED at Base Wanaka. Must be a hard working male with customer service experience. Please email your CV to: sophie.heath@stayatbase.com

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

WANAKA WELLNESS ONLINE DIRECTORY. Your local natural  health and wellbeing directory for practitioner services and health events. Health event or service not listed? E: info@wanakawellness.co.nz or ph 443 5991. FB: wanakawellness

KITCHEN HAND WANTED at the Wanaka Districts Club. Email: wanakadistrictsclub@gmail.com or call 443 8080.

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.

NEW RELEASE, ELECTRIC BLUE GENTIANS, in store now at Mitre 10 Wanaka. These cold hardy plants make excellent cut flowers at only $19.96 a plant.  

2ND TO 10TH JANUARY. We are away, so you can stay. Comfortable modern 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom, family home with spa pool, near Mt Iron walking track. Sleeps 8+. Price negotiable with or without caring for our cat and dog. Phone Pauline 0211 170 644.

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

BUILDING OR RENOVATING? Then a visit to Selectrix is a must for advice on your whiteware and audio visual requirements. It will be the best advice you will ever receive from Ken and Ben whose years of experience mean good honest ethical advice - only at Selectrix.

COURIER YOUR PARCEL WITHIN NZ before Christmas. Caltex Wanaka are the agents for Posthaste and NZ Couriers. We offer parking, no queues, free quotes and a friendly service!

DEVIALET PHANTOM HAS ARRIVED - the world's most talked about wireless speaker system. Come in and be profoundly blown away at Selectrix.

DOG BEHAVIOUR CONSULTS, training and classes. 30 yrs experience plus 10yrs Assist Dog Trainer. I use positive scientific based training methods for effective results. Contact 021 636 599. leone@dogszone www.dogszone.co.nz

YES, WWB IS NOW A COMPANY. But you are the shareholders. Become a life member of the Friends of Wanaka Wastebusters and continue the sense of ownership in a wonderful community enterprise initiative.

GREAT CHRISTMAS SHOPPING AT the Sunday Craft Market. Uniquely handmade arts and crafts. Jewellery, homewares, kids gear and lots more.

ALBIE'S CAFE IS NOW OPEN for evening dining. New menu now on. $15 early bird special from 5.30pm until 6.30pm. Steak sandwich and fries, pasta of the day or crumbed fish, chips and salad. Kids dine for $7.50 main and dessert.

WEBER COOKING DEMOS - Saturday from 11am till 1pm - plus full selection of Weber BBQs and accessories at Weber Specialist Dealer, Selectrix Wanaka.

NEED A CLEANER? New to Wanaka, experienced cleaner with an eye to detail available to clean private homes. Text Kate 0211 398 030.

HANDS ON HANDYMAN for any handyman task including decking, fencing, gates, and welding. Any odd job around the house big or small, give Sean a call 021 567 115.

GOOD ROTATIONS BICYCLE SHOP summer hours are: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 11am-6pm & one-off Tuesday 22 December 11am-6pm. Your Wanaka specialist for urban, cargo and electric bicycles, as well as bikepacking & cycle touring setups. 34 Anderson Road, www.goodrotations.co, 03 443 4349.

BERRY ORDERS. Our raspberries are unlikely to be ripe for Christmas. Early South Island supply appears to be limited, so no more orders sorry. We will source berries to meet orders taken to date. The positive news is we have good quantities of raspberries for you to look forward to. We just need more sunshine and less wind! 

GARDEN NEED A TIDY UP over summer? I'm back in town for your gardening needs. Ph or text Lynette 0220 773 859.

WANAKA FARMERS MARKET. Quality local foods and now crafts every Thursday from 3pm outside Speight's Ale House. Come and experience the local delights on offer!

WANTED: 4 - 5 BEDROOM HOUSE to rent long term up to $800 per week. Phone 0212 424 134.

KITCHEN WORKER REQUIRED for Florences Foodstore & Café. Must have experience and be efficient and able to work in a busy environment. Send a cover letter and relevant hospo resume (not an eight page CV!) to: info@florencesfoodstore.co.nz

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.

EMMA FOR BEAUTY CHRISTMAS SPECIALS! 1. $99 summer package - Includes St.Tropez spray tan, CND Shellac application & prep & polish. 2. Free prep & polish with in your CND Shellac or hydrating spa pedicure. Gift vouchers available. Offers end Thursday December 24th. For bookings phone 443 6392 or visit www.emmaforbeauty.co.nz

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

CHRISTMAS SALE WITH local portrait artist Stephen Martyn Welch. Visit website www.stephenmartywelch.com or Facebook Stephen Martyn Welch - The Fanpage. Huge clearance discounts.

CLINICAL SPACE IS AVAILABLE NOW in central Wanaka. If you are a practitioner looking for a great space we have contract and casual hireage and two rooms as well as weekday or weekend hireage. Easy access for your clients. Come and join our great team by calling 0275 343 497.

LUXURY VAN AIRPORT TRANSFERS Wanaka-Queenstown and return. Personal, professional and reliable service. Book times to suit you. Ph: 0800 874 537, www.wanakatriketours.co.nz/luxury-transfers

CHEF REQUIRED AT RELISHES CAFÉ. This could be a full or part time position. Please pop in for a chat with one of the kitchen team or call Tasha 021 907 877 for more details.

BABY COME BACK. How do you know when a radio station is popular? Maybe it's when fans starting stealing the signage! Missing from The Sound Wanaka 93.8FM vehicle – 2 x round signage magnets. Taken from the side doors of the vehicle on Friday 27th November whilst parked at the lakefront – opposite The Lake Bar. We'd love them back – so if anyone has seen them please contact Janet Cell: 021 364 870. Or if you'd like to advertise on this popular Wanaka radio station, give Janet a call.

KIDS' BIRTHDAY PARTIES AT The AirShed - great energy burner and all weather fun! Book out facility for $195, or non-exclusive for $16.50pp. Check out theairshed.co.nz or phone/text 0212 555 929 for details.

THIS SUNDAY THE 8TH ANNUAL Wanaka Sun Christmas Food Bank Drive takes place! Listen out for sirens (don't panic!) fire-engines, police and ambulances accompany our collectors with sirens going. Hawea and surrounds from 3pm. Wanaka, Albert Town from 5pm.

AUTOMOTIVE SUPPLIES AND ACCESSORIES, marine batteries, vehicle batteries and lubricants available now at Caltex Wanaka. Open 6am - 11pm daily. Caltex Wanaka.

ROTARY WANAKA SUMMER BOOK SALE 5th, 6th & 7th January 2016, 10am to 4pm each day, Spencer House Mall. Lots of quality books to choose from. See you there.    

BOOK & LITERATURE EVENT MANAGER. The NZ Mountain Film Festival is looking for someone to help with planning and managing it's new Mountain Book & Literature Event. It's part time work leading up to the Festival in July. Please email: info@mountainfilm.net.nz

THE WOVEN LAST POP UP shop this Saturday! Come along to Alchemy Cafe Wanaka, quality NZ and local yarns, knitpro needles, gorgeous knit kits, and beautiful buttons. thewoven.co.nz

FLATMATES WANTED - 2 rooms available. Double bedrooms with built-in wardrobe in this awesome 4 bedroom house. Modern, sunny and warm house with back yard. $150 p/w plus expense. Looking for awesome flatmates. Must be mature (25yr or over), responsible and employed. Easy going and get along well with others. Long term preferred. Also must like dogs and cats. No texts. Please call and tell us about yourself 0273 184 070.

IT TAKES ONLY 22 MINUTES... to dry your washing at Caltex's Wi-fi Laundromat, 9 superfast, oversized dryers available. Caltex Laundromat.

INTERIOR PLASTERER. All levels of finish, plus ornamental. Dean Harris. Phone 0272 204 832.

TRADESMENS SHOUT. Sailz Lake Hawea thanks you for your custom throughout 2015, buying smoko, lunch, (breakfast!) Friday night 5 - 7pm. Complimentary BBQ and $6 handles. 

FIREWOOD FOR SALE. Green pine $60 /m. Delivered. Phone/text 0279 157 343.

CO.STARTERS ROUND TWO is happening at The Cell! If you have a great idea for a new business or wanting to grow an existing one, now is your chance to make it happen. CO.Starters will be kicking off February 17th! Contact Liz at: info@thecell.co.nz for all the details. Merry Christmas.

THE STARS, THE CARDS and you in 2016. Check them out. shanashanti.wix.com/alisonwhite/ Inspiring conversations with you, about you, for you.

STAFF - Full time permanent barista wanted, plus summer staff. Warbirds & Wheels. Pop in and see Naomi or email: marketing@warbirdsandwheels.com

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.

WANAKLEAN DOG - Grooming, clipping and bathing. Right here in the heart of Wanaka! Call Emily and Suzie on 0275 110 282.

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

SELLING HAAST WHITEBAIT - $20 for 250gms. Phone 021 2146 336.

WE'RE ALL MAD HERE BUT ALICE is back in Wonderland! Come in and see the girls for a cup of tea and a hairdo! Call 443 5678 for an appointment.

CARPENTER WANTED. Immediate start for man with tools. Call John on 021 868 245.

WEBER SPECIALIST SHOP now operating at Selectrix. Full stock of BBQs and accessories all available at Selectrix on Reece Cres.

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

EXPERIENCED WATERPROOFER REQUIRED. Must have own transport, be physically strong and practically minded with good attention to detail. Phone 021 761 641.

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

CARAVAN WANTED TO RENT. Required from 12th - 20th Feb. For use at Glendhu Bay by mature responsible couple. Phone 021 328 284 or 443 6643.

EDGEWATER IS LOOKING FOR an enthusiastic Porter to join our team. The applicant must be reliable, hardworking, take pride in their work and have a full driver's license. This is a full time position with a rotating roster including morning, evening and night shifts. Please apply via email to Fiona on: amrooms@edgewater.co.nz or call into Edgewater and leave your application.

FOR SALE: STEEL BATH. Good condition. $200. Phone 443 4116.

HORSE GRAZING AND AGISTMENT handy to Wanaka. Call Gary 443 7900.

WEDDING/EVENT HIRE (FRENCH RUSTIC). White ottomans - white scatter cushions - clear chiavari chairs - silver/gold trim plates - turquoise glass vases (short and tall). www.wanakaweddingandeventhire.co.nz YouTube our videos. Sue 0274 530 974.

CROOKS & CASTLES AT THE CHOP SHOP! Massive drop of this fresh brand out of L.A for guys and girls has arrived! Tanks, tees, shirts, sweats, shorts and caps. Shop 3, Pembroke Mall.

WEBER COOKING DEMOS - Saturday from 11am till 1pm - plus full selection of Weber BBQs and accessories at Weber Specialist Dealer, Selectrix Wanaka.

FRIDGE FREEZER FOR SALE. GE stainless steel 1650H x 650D x 670W. In very good condition. Keen to sell before 22nd December. $350 and it's yours. Call Robyn 021 386 123.

RHYTHM AND ALPS day tickets available. All info at rhythmandalps.co.nz

DANCE OUT LOUD SCHOOL OF DANCE! Did you see us perform last weekend!? Now taking enrollments for 2016 classes - for children, teens adults in the styles of Jazz, Hip Hop, Ballet and Contemporary! Professional tuition, passionate dancers, fun & creative classes! Email Rachel Erichsen erichsen.rachel@gmail.com www.danceoutloudwanaka.com

YOUNG PLUMBER LOOKING FOR A JOB. For the summer or more. Experience in plumbing, heating, solar, air conditioning, hydraulic, cold store complex sizing, refrigeration. Please send mail to: valentintarit@hotmail.fr

THIS MONTH'S WINNERS of a custom A3 canvas print are lucky numbers 17 and 46. Please come into Print It, 11 Brownston St, Wanaka to claim your prize.

RICH IN BIODIVERSITY - are you wanting to increase or introduce native biodiversity on your farm or rural property? I can help you plan it and get it in the ground. Call me Anne Steven Landscape Architect 443 4404 or 0212 939 207, or tell me about your vision over a Hammer and Nail coffee at my office.

AVOCADOES CHEAPEST AND TASTIEST in town. So our customers tell us! At Wholefood Haven, 24 Dungarvon Street, behind Pembroke Wines.

BUILDING BEAUTIFUL SPACES. Seamless Construction Ltd now available for 2016 projects. Architectural and natural homes. seamlessconstruction.co.nz

SEASONED OLD MAN PINE FIREWOOD. Be ready for winter. Delivering over summer. $70 per mt. Back by popular demand. Phone Dave Collett. 443 1197.

DID YOU KNOW? OPULENCE HAIR stock Davines hair care? Quality guilt free hair products created with natural ingredients from organic farms, in a factory using renewable energy and all wrapped in recycled packaging. Phone 03 443 2243.

BULLOCK BAR – HOLD YOUR XMAS function in our Grill Bar. Phone 443 7148 for details.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN LOCAL'S card draw every Friday between 6.30 and 7.30pm. It is up to $100. Must be in bar to win.

HOLIDAY HOME IN WANAKA (close to town and lake) available from 23rd Dec - 7th Jan inclusive. Minimum 5 night stay. 4 bedroom, 2 bathrooms, sleeps up to 10 people. For further details, please email: pytaloka@hotmail.com

FANTASTIC CHRISTMAS PRESENTS for bicycle lovers: bikepacking frame-bags, colourful stylish helmets, dynamo lighting systems, Brooks England leather saddles, grips and trouser-straps, wicker and wire baskets, pretty bells, as well as beautiful classic bicycles from only $750 and electric bikes from only $2,099. Good Rotations Bicycle Shop, 34 Anderson Road, Wanaka, www.goodrotations.co Phone 03 443 4349. Wednesday to Friday 11am to 6pm and one-off Tuesday 22 December 11am - 6pm.

FARRIER AND HORSE BREAKER just shifted into the Wanaka area. Please contact George for more information on 0275 720 547.

FOLLOWING FACES, TILTED GLASSES, puzzles and other oddities only found here. The shop at Puzzling World has the "wow" gift this Xmas.

KITCHEN HAND WANTED at the Wanaka Districts Club. Email: wanakadistrictsclub@gmail.com or call 443 8080.

HANDYMAN, GARDENER, CYCLE MECHANIC available to do all those jobs you haven't got around to doing yet. Honest, reliable and punctual. Phone 0220 684 786.

BULLOCK BAR – HARD YARDS are playing this Friday night from 9pm.

WYNDROK POTTERY, LAKE HAWEA. Handmade pottery suitable for everyday use. Cups, bowls, plates, teapots etc glazed in colours that reflect the Central Otago landscapes. Orders taken. 191 Lakeview Terrace, Lake Hawea. Open: Tuesday - Sunday, 11am - 5pm. Closed Monday. Phone 03 443 1707.

PAID WORK AT RHYTHM AND ALPS. Hard-working, enthusiastic fun people wanted for Wastebusters recycling crew at R&A, 29th Dec – 3rd Jan. Application forms at the Wanaka Wastebusters shop or www.wanakawastebusters.co.nz

ELEVATED WATERSIDE 1 ACRE SECTION for sale, with forever protected views situated at Pounawea in the beautiful Catlins. Great investment for the future. Phone 443 7581 or 0274 452 032.

HAVING A HEALTHY MOUTH IS good for your overall health. See the Dental Hygienists Lucy or Vanessa at Aspiring Dental for your ongoing dental hygiene care. Phone 443 7705.

NZ CHRISTMAS COOKED HAMS - Sunday 20th Market, Pembroke Park Wanaka - Gold Ham Award Winner (note change from 17th as previously advertised). We are bringing gourmet bacon packs from $10, naked fresh whole ribs and pork belly from $20 each plus boutique farmed cooked manuka smoked hams from $50. Buy direct from the farmer. Free delivery to Wanaka - orders call 0276 005 787. Don't miss out. See you Sunday 20th Market Pembroke Park for incredible Manuka smoked hams - Waitaki, why not.

GET IN QUICK! Nicole, our fabulous hair guru, is leaving us... You have until the end of this month to get your locks sorted and say your farewells! We'll miss you Nicole! Alice Hair 443 5678.

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

CARDRONA HOTEL IS LOOKING FOR an experienced bartender to help lead our team through the busy summer season. The role is full time, starts immediately and can be long term. Although a Duty Managers certificate is preferred, it is not entirely necessary. This is going to be a busy and varied position suited to someone with plenty of energy and an outgoing and welcoming approach. Kindly contact us at: info@cardronahotel.co.nz or call us at 443 8153.

JUST IN TIME FOR XMAS AND PERFECT FOR THE KIDS! Pick up a Venus fly trap plant for only $11.96 in store at Mitre 10 Wanaka and watch this fascinating species clean up those pesky flies this summer.

LAWNS, TREES, HEDGES NEED CUTTING? Gardening, waterblasing and odd jobs, big or small. Call Steven 0223 054 572 or 443 4944.

LONELY OR GRIEVING OR ISOLATED or unhappy and struggling with what to do about it? No matter what your age or problem, Women's Support trained volunteers can listen, support and refer to counsellor or appropriate service. Phone 443 1448 or 0272 722 830 www.womenssupport.org.nz Confidentiality guaranteed.

PATAGONIA CHOCOLATES 155 Ardmore Street – Coffee, ice cream, chocolates, desserts, from 19th December our summer opening hours are 9am - 10pm. We're also open on all public holidays, no surcharge!

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.

RUBYS CINEMA & BAR GIFT VOUCHERS! The perfect Christmas present for staff, friends, or family.

THE PERFECT PRESSIE WANAKA KAYAKS SUP and sail gift voucher! Get sorted for Xmas 0800 926 925 or info@wanakakayaks.co.nz

FLATMATE WANTED, one cosy double room to rent with epic views over looking Albert Town,central heating, log burner, parking for one, power, gas and unlimited broadband included $170 p/w. Ideal for one active employed long term. Text 021 301 770 to view.

STOCKING FILLERS - Great selection American Candy, head phones and phone accessories, gift vouchers and DVDs.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN KARAOKE this Friday from 8pm until late. Courtesy coach pick up and drop off. Ph 443 4545. 

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. 

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

2016 PICTURESQUE WANAKA CALENDARS still available at Thursday or Sunday Markets, Paper Plus or contact Thierry Huet Photography 443 5370.

SUPERIOR HOME CLEANING SERVICES, for a once over, one off or a weekly clean to exceptional standards. Ph/text 0272 842 220.

LOCAL GUY, 19YRS, currently employed, is looking for a couple of weeks work between jobs. Please call Elliot 0210 8822 205.

COOK/CHEF REQUIRED FOR ALCHEMY CAFE day and evening shifts experience necessary. Phone Carl or Jan 03 443 2040.

MOUNTAIN BIKE FOR SALE, Merida 27 speed, as new condition. Offers? Ph Andrew 443 7738 or 0221 366 708. Also Black and Decker 36volt battery and charger for sale.

GARDEN NEED A TIDY UP over summer? I'm back in town for your gardening needs. Ph or text Lynette 0220 773 859.

UPSIDE-DOWN BEER GLASSES, levitating pens, puzzles and other oddities only found here. The shop at Puzzling World has the "wow" gift this Xmas.

LADIES! WHY NOT THROW A PAMPER PARTY? What a fabulous way to spend time with friends and enjoy getting pampered before Christmas! Either an afternoon tea or an evening get together with a glass of bubbles to celebrate the festive season. Relax and wind down over this busy time. Emma for Beauty Mobile pamper parties! Phone 443 6392. www.emmaforbeauty.co.nz

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN - FRIDAY happy hour from 5.30 until 6.30pm. Free bar snacks. Pokies. Free courtesy coach pick up and drop off. Ph 443 4545.

RECRUITING DUTY MANAGER/BAR TENDER at Mint Bar. Must be hard working have Duty Manager's Certificate and bar experience. Please email your CV to: sophie.heath@stayatbase.com

WANAKA OSTEOPATHIC CLINIC - Liana Poole has 12 years clinical experience and with Masters level training is highly skilled in the following areas; injuries to any part of the muscular and skeletal systems, headaches and migraines, resolving old injuries, OOS, postural issues, women's health and pre/post pregnancy, fertility, newborns and children with colic, tongue tie and behavioural issues, digestive and respiratory problems, stress and anxiety, insomnia, tinnitus, chronic fatigue, arthritis, frozen shoulder and many more. Call now for relief with structural and cranial osteopathy on ph 03 443 6783 or visit www.wanakaosteopathic.co.nz

KAMP MARQUEE HIRE. Unique rectangular, oval and round marquees; event design and creation. Phone 0210 2934 268 or contact@kamp.co.nz

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

BBQ LUNCH FRIDAY. Come and join us on the lawn for a classic kiwi BBQ. Beanie Cafe, 71 Ardmore Street.

LATE NIGHT SHOPPING IS BACK, for one night only! On Monday 21st Dec, Mitre 10 Wanaka will be open from 6 – 8pm. We have the gift inspirations, you choose the deals (see in store for details), and don't forget - up to 50% off the RRP of all Christmas lights and decorations from today.

KITCHEN HAND REQUIRED - Edgewater requires a kitchen hand to join their team. Cleaning and basic kitchen prep work. Weekend and day shifts. Email: chef@edgewater.co.nz or call 443 0011 and ask for Simon.

WIN AT THE YARD on Reece Cres! Every purchase goes into the draw for a Xmas Tool Hamper valued at $500. Native plants, garden tools, landscape supplies and much more here at The Yard, 14 Reece Cres. Phone 443 5069.

BULLOCK BAR – LIONS MEAT RAFFLE 6pm and complimentary BBQ.

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

DOG GROOMING. Experienced dog groomer working in Wanaka, starting on 9th December. For an appointment phone Glenys 443 8127 or 0272 849 238.

THE MATERIAL GIRLS - will be closing on the 22nd December, re-opening 5th January. Thank you to all those who have supported us through what has been a personally challenging year for Sue. We are looking forward to 2016 and wish you all happy holidays!

SO MANY GREAT STALLS at the Sunday Craft Market this week. Come down to Pembroke Park and have a look.

THE GOOD SPOT CARAVAN - healthy good food. Available daily for your enjoyment are: falafel pockets, gluten free quiche and frittatas, gluten free ginger slice, chocolate brownie and morning glory muffins, fresh juices and smoothies and almond milk is now available. 34 Anderson Road.

KITCHEN STAFF REQUIRED FOR THE LANDING. Kitchen hands and experienced chefs needed. Great summer opportunity for the right candidate. Preferably pop in with a CV between 2 and 4pm Tuesday to Sunday for a chat or email your CV to: thelandingkitchenwanaka@gmail.com

SPORT EVENT MASSAGE IS FOR THOSE needing to prepare or recover after a race. Massage is a part of training to prevent injury and improve athletic performance. We practice sport and deep tissue along with stretching, fascia releasing and soft joint mobilisation. 7 days per week available for appointments. Call Christel and Sonia phone/text 0212 487 771. Mobile and clinic service.

ASPIRING POOLS & SPAS WOULD LIKE TO WISH all or our clients a very happy Christmas and a 'splashing' New Year. Make sure your pools are balanced for the holiday period. Come in and see us now.

HELP SOMEONE YOU CARE FOR become safe and confident driver and pass their driving test! Christmas gift vouchers for driving lessons with Aspiring Drivers are now available. Call Nicky 0210 607 310.

YUM GRANOLA AT THIS THURSDAY'S MARKET! Get your Yum on and bring your own container for a Yum top up (3 flavours!) and pay $6 less a kg. Save on packaging, waste, and $.Yum is an all organic, gluten-free, grain-free, pale-friendly, sugar free, delicious granola (muesli)..made by us right here!

PINE CHRISTMAS TREES. Saturday 19th only. 150 Warren Street, Wanaka. Phone 0273 689 065.

DAVE SPEDDING LANDSCAPING - the full service landscaping professionals. Design, paving, lawns, planting plans and irrigation. Check out samples of our work at www.wanakalandscaping.co.nz Phone 021 707 481 or 443 2721. Dave Spedding Landscaping - professional, reliable, competitive rates.   

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

MOUNTAIN CARTS - coming to Cardrona this summer! Alpine specialized mountain carts...are you ready for our newest source of gravity-fueled fun? Check out www.cardrona.com for more info.

GIFT VOUCHERS AVAILABLE - Wanaka Trike Tours - exhilarating Trike Rides - the perfect gift for Christmas. Ph: 443 6595. www.wanakatriketours.co.nz

SMALL DOG NEEDS HOLIDAY. Owners will be out of town a lot February to May and invite someone to care for 7yr old bitch who has no vices, loves humans and exercise. Some payment will be given. If you can help ring Neil 443 2909.

CERTIFIED MEDIUMSHIP since 9/2015. Beings of the metaphysical have been very familiar to me since childhood. Questions you may have shall be about yourself. Please note that I do not channel deceased ones. Channeling: per phone, skype, email or one on one. Every 15min = NZ$20. Saviera 0277 818 153. www.healingteacher.co.nz

ST.TROPEZ SPRAY TANNING the iconic world leader in sunless tanning is now available right here in Wanaka! Emma for Beauty will deliver a rich and long-lasting, flawless tan in just minutes. Book your tan today! Ph 443 6392. www.emmaforbeauty.co.nz

MILK AND BREAD SPECIALS AT CALTEX Wanaka - today and every day. Golden Bake bread 2 loaves only $3.20. Pams milk 2 x 2L only $7.50. Caltex open 6am - 11pm daily.

DISTINCTIVE VIDEOS AND IMAGES to highlight your property or project. www.uniqueperspective.nz or ph 0210 776 908.

NEED PARCELS DELIVERED BEFORE Christmas? New Zealand Couriers can help, bring your parcel to Caltex Wanaka before Tuesday 22nd.

THE BAKERY WHOLESALE are looking for a night-time packing person. They will need to be available over Christmas and New Year. This involves helping make sandwiches, packing orders. Basic computer skills are not essential but will be an advantage as will need to produce invoices. The position is 4 plus days a week and would need to be able to start as soon as possible. Please email Jason on: Jason@thebakerynz.co.nz or drop your CV off to the office on Frederick Street.

BERRY PICKERS. Local high school students wanted for picking in January, mornings only. Please email your interest with name, phone, age and any experience to: simon@wanakaberryfarm.co.nz

HOUSE WANTED FOR EARLY JANUARY. 2/3 bedroom, long term for employed professional couple and a teenager. Please phone Luke 0210 2236 933.

KITCHEN WORKER REQUIRED for Florences Foodstore & Café. Must have experience and be efficient and able to work in a busy environment. Send a cover letter and relevant hospo resume (not an eight page CV!) to: info@florencesfoodstore.co.nz

REGALE & LONGIFLORIUM CHRISTMAS LILLIES available at Caltex. Freshly picked by our grower, regular deliveries. In store now at Caltex Wanaka.

FREEVIEW TV, INSTALLATION and service for home, crib, or caravan. Repairs to Plasma and LCD TVs. Local tech with vast experience in electronic repairs. Barnett's Radio & TV Service, est. 1974. 7 Lagoon Ave, Albert Town. Ph 443 7961, 021REPAIR.

SALE SALE SALE 30% OFF all optical frames in store at Central Vision Optometry. Purchase any optical frame and go in the draw to win a pair of Serengeti sunglasses. Come on in and see the girls at Central Vision, 23 Cardrona Valley Road or ph 443 0736.

BUILDING OR RENOVATING? Then a visit to Selectrix is a must for advice on your whiteware and audio visual requirements. It will be the best advice you will ever receive from Ken and Ben whose years of experience mean good honest ethical advice - only at Selectrix.

RUBYS STAFF NEEDED - Please come by and drop your CV in to Jordi during the day. 

CAMPERVAN FOR SALE. Nissan Atlas 1994 2 - 3 berth. Fully certified. Low kms. 77,000km. Ready to go! Awning, bathroom, fridge, cooker, 3 way, diesel. $29,990 ono. Phone 0275 652 002.

CAKES OF WANAKA HAVE SWEET TREATS available for your Christmas parties. Pop in to our lake front shop.

DEVIALET PHANTOM HAS ARRIVED - the world's most talked about wireless speaker system. Come in and be profoundly blown away at Selectrix.

MITRE 10 WANAKA'S 10 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS start this week. Listen out to Radio Wanaka every day for a crazy deal on any one product, for one day only! You won't want to miss it.

NATIVE PLANTS - fast-growing, cold-hardy, economical plants, tree protectors and fertiliser can be couriered to your door. www.pukeraunursery.co.nz Ph 0508 205 205.

2XGW612 F&P 6.5KG WASHERS $150ea. Ride on lawn mower 1 yr old, Castelgarden. $2500. Phone 0272 072 666.

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

WANAKA MARINE & SPORT HAS loads of awesome Christmas pressie ideas for the kids (young & old!). Ski biscuits, wetsuits, life jackets, ski's, wakeboards, fishing equipment, clothing plus lots more. Come and check out the pre-xmas specials now on. 54 Anderson Rd or call 443 9062.

LEATHER LOUNGE SUITE by Kovac for sale. 2 1/2 seater, 1 recliner; 1 chair. Text/phone 0272 705 922.

BULLOCK BAR – BAR STAFF REQUIRED. Call into The Bullock Bar.

POSITION AVAILABLE – Wyndham Vacation Resort has a position available for a permanent part-time Room Attendant to join our team for approximately 25 - 30 hours per week. The  suitable applicant must be able to work weekends and school holidays if required and would suit a long  term local resident only. If this sounds like you please email your CV along with a covering letter to: sachi.thapa@wyn.com

1998 NISSAN ELGRAND VAN. 4WD, diesel, 150,000km. Sunroof. Great trade vehicle or camper. Runs well. $7,100 ono. Phone 0212 383 634.

APPLE TV, IMAC, MACBOOK. All things Apple. Only at Selectrix.

WANAKA FARMERS MARKET WITH THE Sunday Craft Market open this Sunday from 10am until 2pm on Pembroke Park. Come and join the fun.

CAGES, CAGES, CAGES! If you have one of ours and no longer need it, please drop off at Vet Ent Aspiring, Anderson Road, or ph 443 7262.

CONFUSED ABOUT YOUR VISA? Need residency help and advice? Need a new work visa? Contact your local licensed Immigration Adviser 03 443 8386, info@easyvisa.co.nz ph 0210 2441 380.

JOYEUX NOEL from Bistro Gentil! We will be closed on Christmas Day but open every other day over the festive season. Ph 443 2299, 76a Golf Course Rd.

AIRSHED GIFT CARDS - perfect present for birthdays or Christmas! Trampolining, airbags and more. Something for all budgets. Call in at 28 Reece Cres, theairshed.co.nz or phone 0212 555 929.

GET YOUR FREE GIFT AT ORBIS this Christmas! When you spend $150 on KAGI jewellery, we will give you a hematite bracelet worth $79. Offer ends December 23. Only at Orbis on the lakefront.

DANNY AND JIFFY ON THE DECKS at Urban Grind this Saturday night. 4th birthday party from 7pm.

SEEKING MATURE, RELIABLE and experienced nanny for my (then) 7 month old girl. Starting March 2016. Three days per week. Long term applicants only please. For more information please contact Kim 0210 2719 907.

TREE MULCH (WEED FREE) root protection and moisture for your trees/shrubs. $50 for 3m3 or $100 per 6m3 delivered in Wanaka. Put your name on our list 03 443 6454 or easy@treetamers.co.nz

HANDS ON HANDYMAN for any handyman task including decking, fencing, gates, and welding. Any odd job around the house big or small, give Sean a call 021 567 115.

SATURDAY NIGHT AT URBAN GRIND 4th birthday party. Dr Dee and The Vellum Banditos playing from 7pm.

OFFICE SPACE AVAILABLE - private workspace 8m2 within shared space, excellent facilities, above H&N cafe, 3 Cliff Wilson St. Suit environmental, resource management or design professional. Contact Anne to view 03 443 4404, 021 2939 207.

STAR WARS X NIXON WATCHES are available exclusively at BASE Streetwear now – Limited Edition watches for the mad Star Wars Frother!

CONTRACT CARPENTERS REQUIRED for architectural homes. Trade qualified and able to work unsupervised and produce high quality work. Phone 0274 570 722.

WWW.BASENZ.COM Massive summery online only deals! 40% off Smith sunglasses. 10% off Oakley & Mons Royale. 10% off Nixon watches. basenz.com has gift vouchers. Free NZ shipping & best price guarantee! Shop local.