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23 December 2015



GIVE THE GIFT OF FUN! – Cardrona have loads of amazing gift ideas! Merchandise, apparel, hats, Cardrona dollars, Gold Passes (sale ends Thursday!), Day Passes for biking, skiing, snowboarding or Alpine by Night adventures! Come see our friendly team in the Cardrona Corner on Helwick St.

HOUSEHOLD ITEMS FOR SALE:- set of drawers 145 x 77 x 40cm. 3 single clip-on headboard lights. One double screw-on headboard light. One heated towel rail. 2 extractor fans. Offers considered. Phone 443 2512 Sue.

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

GLASTON BOWRIDER MERCURY MAX 115 motor, 69 hours. Immaculate condition. Phone 03 443 8866.

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

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.

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

WEDDING/EVENT COMING UP? Beautiful navy velvet chair cushions (tie on) 100 at $5 each. Phone Sue 0274 530 974

PHOTOGRAPHY SERVICES specialising in business and athlete promotion. Check out www.domchannon.com or call 0211 275 119 to talk about how we can give your business the visual edge.

EPSON 7600 PRINTER FOR SALE. Wanting to print on paper, canvas and lightbox materials? This printer will do the job and can print up to 600mm wide and virtually any length. Comes with ink, paper and canvas materials. Please contact Paul for more information. Offers considered 0274 364 458.

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.

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.

DEBZ FOR HAIR. I wish all my clients a very Merry Christmas. Open between Christmas and New Year. $100 cut and colour. Phone 443 6624.

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.

NANNY EXTRAORDINAIRE AVAILABLE. Local Montessori teacher with 30 years experience teaching 0 - 5s, looking for a family to build an ongoing relationship with. If you would like a nanny who will nuture and stimulate your young childs development through the years, please contact Bev 021 136 084.

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

AUDIO VISUAL, WIRELESS SYSTEMS IN your new home? Ask for Ben at Selectrix for the best advice and operational simplicity - top brands, top advice, at prices that wont break the bank. Only at Selectrix.

LAWN AND GARDEN IRRIGATION. This summer will be as dry as your in-law's jokes at Christmas. Install a water-saving, automated irrigation system. For an obligation-free quote call Craig at Groundswell Landscaping on 0210 2754 406 or info@groundswell.net.nz

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

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

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

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.

DO YOU NEED TO PRINT OUT FESTIVAL TICKETS? Charge your device? Upload photos? Or simply get fast Internet? Wanaka Internet is open every day over Christmas (except Christmas Day itself!). Opening times vary so check www.wanakainternet.co.nz

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

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.

HOMEGROWN HIGH SPEED INTERNET from D-Fi. Great for holiday home owners. Fast pre-paid reliable Internet all day and night! Available in Wanaka, Lindis Pass, Tarras, Ardgour Valley, Hawea, Mt Barker, Luggate, Hawea Flat, Pisa Moorings, Cardrona Valley, Albert Town and more. Only pay for what you use with no monthly fees. 100% Wanaka owned and operated. www.d-fi-net.nz

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

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

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.

SENTIMENTAL JOURNEY - MAKING OLD, new again. Antiques, collectables, vintage and quality second hand. Spencer House Mall. Open seven days 11am - 5pm.

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

CAKES OF WANAKA CAN DELIVER morning/afternoon tea to your workplace free! Pop into the lakefront shop or phone 0210 2673 049 to place an order.

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 Phone 0210 2441 380.

1970'S (OR EARLIER!) SPA POOL 2100 x 2315. Needs lots of TLC! Sand filter, air pump, motor, wood burner, lid included. Pick up Wanaka. Ph 443 1218.

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.

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

GOT A TRIBE TO FEED over the holidays? Head on out to Lonestar and let the kids enjoy the playground while you chill out on the deck and enjoy one of our famous cocktails (or mocktails) and a feed. Open from 12pm from Boxing Day. No Public Holiday surcharge!

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.

MASSAGE GIFT VOUCHERS FOR CHRISTMAS. $80 each or 3 for $225. Professional, effective, therapeutic. 20 years experience, Lee Ball ph: 0273 334 909.

LOCAL STRAWBERRIES, BLUEBERRIES, raspberries, blackcurrants are just starting to come in. Also Central Otago cherries, peaches and new potatoes. All superb quality and spray-free, grown by people who love what they do. Available at your organic store on Ardmore Street - Soulfood.

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

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, 03.443.4349. Wednesday to Friday 11am to 6pm or by appointment.

VERBAL, SEXUAL & PHYSICAL ABUSE is not acceptable. Neither is physcological, financial or emotional abuse. Support and referrals for professional help is available. Women's Support 443 1448 or 0272 722 830 www.womenssupport.org.nz Confidentiality guaranteed.

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

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.

BUILDING OR RENOVATING? Then visit Selectrix for the best advice on appliances. Ken's 43 years in appliances count for the best knowledge you could hope to get. If you want knowledge go to someone who has been around a long time - only at Selectrix!

PLANS AND MAPS - for any purpose incl. tenancies, course maps, farm plans. Professional, digital, colour or b/w, any size, easily updated or modified. Visit Anne Steven at 3 Cliff Wilson St, ph. 443 4404 email: a.steven@xtra.co.nz

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

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.

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.

SAILING DINGY FOR SALE. Fibreglass "Seabird" 2.5 metres, complete with mast, oars, sail, anchor. In good order. Phone 0274 330 343.

GARAGE SALE - Tuesday 2nd January 9.00am - 12 noon. 99 Aubrey Road. Items priced to sell!

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

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

ASPIRING ACUPUNCTURE. Working all January. www.aspiringacupuncture.co.nz Ph Jos 443 6242, 0211 639 769.

NEW DENTURES. For a fresh natural appearance, rapid repairs, relines, partial dentures. Gerald Byrne clin.dent techn. Very experienced and affordable. Phone 443 9433, 0276 348 793. Home visits available.

GLASSWARE FOR HIRE - For all your party hire needs call Brent at Wanaka Marquee and Party Hire on 443 8966.

WANAKA MIDWIVES wish our past, present and future families a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Mandy, Deb and Morgan.

THE CHRISTMAS GIFT THAT GIVES TO EVERYONE. Arrange an Oral History Recording. 'Your Story in Your Words' www.communicationcentral.co.nz Phone 0274 622 518.

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.

HOUSEKEEPER - part-time position managing bookings and housekeeping for a luxury apartment in Wanaka. Please email: stay@lakewanakaretreat.com

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

SOMETHING FOR ALL AGES AT THE Sunday Craft Market. Booties, bubbles, jewellery, housewares, garden goodies and much, much more.

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.

FORGOT TO CHECK YOUR BOAT BATTERY? Emergency Boat Battery Service – Inland Autos, 2 Brownston Street, Wanaka. Ph 443 6641.

YES, LOCALS AND TEMPORARY CITIZENS of Wanaka, I can bring the hair salon experience to you at home or at the camping ground. Just text or call Rika, The Hair Fairy mobile salon 0273 169 463.

FOR REMOVAL - KITCHEN CABINETS, including 1100mm corner pantry, wall oven unit, sink, tap mixer and benchtop. U shaped - fits a 2.8m square space. Green melamine, rimu handles. $250 and available to be removed on 21st January. To view please call 03 4435 382.

WEBER - WEBER - WEBER SPECIALIST STORE with the complete range of BBQs and accessories only available at Selectrix in Wanaka.

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

GLASSEY AND DOORMAN NEEDED for Christmas/New Year period at Lalaland. Please drop CV at the bar.

TREE-MEND-US! If you value your trees, you can trust Tree Tamers professional arborists; fully qualified, fully insured, and experienced! Operating locally since 2003. Ph 443 6454. www.treetamers.co.nz

COURTESY COACH FROM YOUR hotel/campground and home again. Lonestar Wanaka will come and pick you up so you can enjoy a cold one in the sun. Ph 03 443 6901.

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.

LOOK AFTER YOUR ORAL HEALTH as well as you should. Lucy and Vanessa at Aspiring Dental will show you how. Phone 443 7705.

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

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

GIFT VOUCHERS available for parasailing. Give somebody 360 degrees of paradise as a present. Visit www.wanakaparasailing.com to view the stunning gallery. Phone 0800 112 288 to order now or email wanakaparasailing@gmail.com

UPPER CLUTHA HOSPICE SHOP WISHES to thank the Wanaka Community for the donation of goods and support over the past year. We wish you all a very Merry Christmas. We are closed from 23rd December re-opening 6th January 2016.

YELLO! CABS ARE OPERATING ON CHRISTMAS DAY from 10am until late. Phone 03 443 5555.

Wanaka Mitre 10 would like customers to be advised that we are closed on Christmas Day. We will be open again on Boxing Day and every other public holiday from 8am - 5pm. Except New Years day, when we will open at 10am. Merry Christmas from all the team and have a happy and safe new year!

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

POP UP ART EXHIBITION: Join us Christmas Eve 5 - 6pm at Lot 3, 2 Dunmore St. Prints and original works for sale by artist Missy Sharplin and new images from photographer Mickey Ross' recent trip to Bolivia. Festive refreshments.

FIREWOOD. Pine $70 m3. Bluegum $100 m3. Southern Firewood. Phone 0210 698 210.

UPPER CLUTHA HOSPICE SHOP would like to acknowledge all our wonderful hard working volunteers who have donated endless hours of their time. Thank you so much. We would like to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a happy New Year. This comes with love from Megan and Bev.

THIRSTY TO SLOW DOWN THESE HOLIDAYS? Get some Yin Yoga into you! Checkout Yoga Thirst on Facebook for more info - classes only $10 and running Sundays 3.30 - 5.00pm, Wednesdays 6.30 - 8am and a special men only class Mondays 11 - 12.30pm!

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

SAVE UP TO 50% OF THE RRP of all Christmas lights, trees and decorations while stocks last, at Wanaka Mitre 10. Much more than a hardware store – 35 Plantation Road.

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

WEDDING/EVENT COMING UP? Beautiful navy velvet chair cushions (tie on) 100 at $5 each. Phone Sue 0274 530 974

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.

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.

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.

DO YOU NEED TO PRINT, SKYPE, SCAN or email over the Christmas break? Wanaka Internet is open every day except Christmas Day itself. Unlimited monthly and season passes from just $45. Upstairs, 3 Helwick St. Check opening times at www.wanakainternet.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.

PRIVATE SALE - LIFESTYLE BLOCK. 1.5 acres. Great views, 4/5 bedroom plus self contained sleepout, double garage. 15 mins to Wanaka. $639,000. Negotiable. Call Roger to view 0272 186 397.

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

WIN A $50 FRANCISCO VOUCHER. Just join our wishlist making website before Christmas and add a wish to your list. It is free to join and a great way for you to tell your family what you want for Christmas or vice versa! www.wispit.co.nz

FOR SALE 2 seater and 3 seater couches. Navy velvet. Very comfortable, clean and in good order. $440 or near offer. Phone 443 5474.

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

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

LIKE UNIQUELY HANDMADE ARTS? You will love the Sunday Craft Market, Pembroke Park. Paintings, pottery, photography, jade, jewellery and more.

GIRL FRIDAY WANTED, to do town messages, odd jobs etc, 4 hrs/week, long term. Good hourly rate. Please forward details to: maunga@vodafone.co.nz or 0273 371 222.

LONESTAR WANAKA IS OPEN FOR LUNCH! From 26th December come on out to Lonestar. Sit out in the courtyard and enjoy the sun with our special lunch menu till 3. Yee harrrr!

HOUSE FOR SALE - 3 bed, 2 bath, large open plan living with macrocarpa exposed beams. Very appealing 136m2, multi level design, 9yr old home with mono style roof, set on 1012m2 very fertile section in Makarora East Village. Open deck and lots of glass (all double glazed) allow for beautiful mountain views. Optional 3 bay Total Span shed (in kit form) with transferable consent included. Close to rivers, lakes, school, cafes and walking tracks. Surrounded by only holiday homes makes for a very peaceful retreat, yet not isolated. This is a regrettable sale. $350,000 neg. See Trade Me #EPV086 for further details. Ph 443 5430.

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

BLAIKIE CONSULTING: WANAKA'S ONLY privately owned Recruitment Agency. Annabel Blaikie is thrilled to be working in Wanaka again and she now needs hard working temporary staff to start work ASAP. If you have great hospitality/customer service skills or enjoy working outdoors please call Annabel on 0272 416 619 or email: annabel@blaikieconsulting.co.nz

PAINTINGS BY SUSIE RUDDENKLAU. See my new website. www.susieruddenklauart.co.nz Thank you for your support. Merry Christmas!

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

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!

ROOMS TO RENT near the start of the Mt Iron walking track. 20 minute walk, thats all, to town. 2 minute drive. It is at the gate way to Wanaka near Puzzling world. Three rooms in total. $150 a room, fully furnished, includes power but not gas for hot water. Ring Bernie Sugrue for more details 0212 438 228.

APPLE TV, IMAC, MACBOOK. All things Apple, complete with full range of accessories available at Selectrix.

MINARET PEAKS PINOT NOIR. We have released our lovely 2012 in time for Christmas. The ultimate local wine grown in Wanaka since 1993 and sold only in Wanaka!

LARGE ONE BEDROOM FLAT to let. Close to town centre, off street parking. Available from 6th January 2016. Phone 443 8822 or 0211 915 344.

ENJOY A PICNIC AMONGST THE Cardrona Distillery roses! Picnic lunches available from the café. 

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.

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

DANIEL BATCHELOR UPHOLSTERY shade sails, boat covers. Phone 0274 966 700.

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

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

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

ASPIRING MASSAGE WANAKA! AVAILABLE OVER Christmas/New Year. Trevor Bailey. Full time massage since 1994. NZ/USA. Deep tissue, sport, relaxation. Appointments essential! Phone 443 2993 or 0274 222 455. www.aspiringmassagewanaka.co.nz

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

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

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.

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

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

CHRISTOFER ROBYN QUILTS annual summer sale begins December 29. We are closed January 1 - 4, otherwise open Monday – Saturday 10am – 4pm. 641 Ballantyne Road (airport end). Tel: 443 1810.

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.

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

HOUSE FOR SALE - 3 bed, 2 bath, large open plan living with macrocarpa exposed beams. Very appealing 136m2, multi level design, 9yr old home with mono style roof, set on 1012m2 very fertile section in Makarora East Village. Open deck and lots of glass (all double glazed) allow for beautiful mountain views. Optional 3 bay Total Span shed (in kit form) with transferable consent included. Close to rivers, lakes, school, cafes and walking tracks. Surrounded by only holiday homes makes for a very peaceful retreat, yet not isolated. This is a regrettable sale. $350,000 neg. See Trade Me #EPV086 for further details. Ph 443 5430.

GLASTON BOWRIDER MERCURY MAX 115 motor, 69 hours. Immaculate condition. Phone 03 443 8866.

SHIATSU MEDICAL MASSAGE/THERAPEUTIC massage - reduce muscle pain, headache, increase mobility, maintain good health. 20% off your first visit. Gift voucher available. Phone 0212 601 724. Level 3/80 Ardmore Street.

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

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

DUTY MANAGER REQUIRED for busy lake front restaurant. Pop into Relishes for an application form or phone Toby 021 643 999.

SENTIMENAL JOURNEY. ANTIQUES, collectables, vintage and quality second hand. Furniture, bric-a-brac, linen, clothing, jewellery, art, kitchenalia and more. Open 11am - 5pm daily.

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

HOMEGROWN HIGH SPEED INTERNET from D-Fi. Great for holiday home owners. Fast pre-paid reliable Internet all day and night! Available in Wanaka, Lindis Pass, Tarras, Ardgour Valley, Hawea, Mt Barker, Luggate, Hawea Flat, Pisa Moorings, Cardrona Valley, Albert Town and more. Only pay for what you use with no monthly fees. 100% Wanaka owned and operated. www.d-fi-net.nz

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

WANAKA MITRE 10, YOUR ONE STOP SHOP, this summer for everything from ice and fuel cans, to milk, ice creams and gas bottles. Camping equipment, sun and rain protection and a great range of fans are all in store now at 35 Plantation Road.

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

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.

GLASSEY AND DOORMAN NEEDED for Christmas/New Year period at Lalaland. Please drop CV at the bar.

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

RURAL RESIDENTIAL 1 ACRE (4013m3) section for sale. River Haven, Albert Town. Phone 443 7235.

SHOES - SALE TABLE FROM $50. Mens, ladies and kids Vans. Selected handbags 1/2 price. Skechers Go Walk in stock at Shoes Unlimited. 80b Ardmore St. Christmas hours - closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day. Open Sunday 27th 10am - 3pm, Monday to Friday 9am - 5.30pm. Closed New Years Day.

SAVE UP TO 50% OF THE RRP of all Christmas lights, trees and decorations while stocks last, at Wanaka Mitre 10. Much more than a hardware store – 35 Plantation Road.

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

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

AUDIO VISUAL, WIRELESS SYSTEMS IN your new home? Ask for Ben at Selectrix for the best advice and operational simplicity - top brands, top advice, at prices that wont break the bank. Only at Selectrix.

COOK WANTED TO PREPARE wholefood meals, 8 - 16 hours/mth, long term. Good hourly rate. Please forward details to: maunga@vodafone.co nz or 0273 371 222.

POP UP ART EXHIBITION: Join us Christmas Eve 5 - 6pm at Lot 3, 2 Dunmore St. Prints and original works for sale by artist Missy Sharplin and new images from photographer Mickey Ross' recent trip to Bolivia. Festive refreshments.

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.

YES, LOCALS AND TEMPORARY CITIZENS of Wanaka, I can bring the hair salon experience to you at home or at the camping ground. Just text or call Rika, The Hair Fairy mobile salon 0273 169 463.

MINARET PEAKS PINOT NOIR. We have released our lovely 2012 in time for Christmas. The ultimate local wine grown in Wanaka since 1993 and sold only in Wanaka!

PHOTOGRAPHY SERVICES specialising in business and athlete promotion. Check out www.domchannon.com or call 0211 275 119 to talk about how we can give your business the visual edge.

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.

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

METAL WINE/SPIRIT SCREW TOP CAPS earn $$ for Cure Kids. Please save and bring into Caltex Wanaka - supporting CureKids.

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

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.

WANAKA MIDWIVES wish our past, present and future families a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Mandy, Deb and Morgan.

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

CERTIFIED BUILDER REQUIRED to join building crew. February start. Great rates for experienced applicant. Call 021 347 336.

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

CAKES OF WANAKA for last minute birthday cakes, cheesecakes, chocolate whiskey cakes and more. Pop into the lakefront shop.

BRIFORD 6 X 4 TRAILER FOR SALE. Registered. $500. Phone 0273 071 271

TABLE AND CHAIRS FOR HIRE - For all your party hire needs call Brent at Wanaka Marquee and Party Hire on 443 8966.

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

Wanaka Mitre 10 would like customers to be advised that we are closed on Christmas Day. We will be open again on Boxing Day and every other public holiday from 8am - 5pm. Except New Years day, when we will open at 10am. Merry Christmas from all the team and have a happy and safe new year!

AMS WANAKA will be closed until 18th of January. We wish all our customers a fantastic holiday season.

MOUNTAIN CARTS - coming to Cardrona this summer! Alpine specialized mountain carts...are you ready for our newest source of gravity-fuelled fun? Check out www.cardrona.com or come see us on Opening Day this Sunday!

HOUSEHOLD ITEMS FOR SALE:- set of drawers 145 x 77 x 40cm. 3 single clip-on headboard lights. One double screw-on headboard light. One heated towel rail. 2 extractor fans. Offers considered. Phone 443 2512 Sue.

LBP 105458. OLDER LIC BUILDER requires work over holidays. Phone 0272 879 734.

LOOKING FOR WORK? We have a position available for a motivated person, washing up and packing away all hire gear to work from Monday to Thursday on a busy Party Hire company from now until April, working visa a must. daiane@wanakapartyhire.co.nz

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.

WANAKA RIDING FOR DISABLED wish everyone a Merry Christmas and happy New Year. Thank you to our volunteers, riders and sponsors: Wanaka Rodeo Club, Hawea Picnic Races Committee, Olive and Graham West Charitable Trust and Wanaka Mitre 10. See you next year.

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

DO YOU HAVE A SPARE ROOM? Would you like to have an international pro athlete to stay during Challenge Wanaka? We have a number of athletes looking to experience Wanaka's famous hospitality from around 16-21 February. Email: vmo@challenge-wanaka.com to find out more about this rewarding experience.

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

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

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

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

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.

MELISSA AT SILKWORM is closed for holidays until February 2016. 

WILD COLONIAL BIKES bike servicing and bike sales. Open Wednesday and Thursday. Call or text Callum on 0221 691 522.

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.

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.

POSITION AVAILABLE for certified responsible massage therapist. Join our team for approximately 10 hours per week. The suitable applicant must be able to work evening hours if required. Text 0212 601 724.

WEBER - WEBER - WEBER SPECIALIST STORE with the complete range of BBQs and accessories only available at Selectrix in Wanaka.

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

UPPER CLUTHA HOSPICE SHOP would like to acknowledge all our wonderful hard working volunteers who have donated endless hours of their time. Thank you so much. We would like to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a happy New Year. This comes with love from Megan and Bev.

THE YARD ON REECE CRESCENT has a large selection of hardwood beams up to 4m. Don't forget every customer goes in the draw for a garden tool hamper valued over $500! 14 Reece Cres, Wanaka. Ph 03 443 5069.  

GIFT VOUCHERS available for parasailing. Give somebody 360 degrees of paradise as a present. Visit www.wanakaparasailing.com to view the stunning gallery. Phone 0800 112 288 to order now or email wanakaparasailing@gmail.com

COURTESY COACH FROM YOUR hotel/campground and home again. Lonestar Wanaka will come and pick you up so you can enjoy a cold one in the sun. Ph 03 443 6901.

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!

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

CAFE AT THE CARDRONA DISTILLERY now open. Call in for a coffee and scone.

UPPER CLUTHA HOSPICE SHOP WISHES to thank the Wanaka Community for the donation of goods and support over the past year. We wish you all a very Merry Christmas. We are closed from 23rd December re-opening 6th January 2016.

LAWN AND GARDEN IRRIGATION. This summer will be as dry as your in-law's jokes at Christmas. Install a water-saving, automated irrigation system. For an obligation-free quote call Craig at Groundswell Landscaping on 0210 2754 406 or info@groundswell.net.nz

ACCOMMODATION NEEDED – for working female. Long term, in either 1-2 bedroom unfurnished cottage or share of large house. Ideally on lifestyle block/farm. Phone or text Bridget 0274 878 008.

STUCK FOR CHRISTMAS 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.

FOR SALE 2 seater and 3 seater couches. Navy velvet. Very comfortable, clean and in good order. $440 or near offer. Phone 443 5474.

LONESTAR WANAKA IS OPEN FOR LUNCH! From 26th December come on out to Lonestar. Sit out in the courtyard and enjoy the sun with our special lunch menu till 3. Yee harrrr!

MERRY CHRISTMAS FROM DANCE OUT LOUD School of Dance! Thank you teachers, parents and students for all your support and for an incredible year of dance in our studio! We are 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 and creative classes! Email Rachel Erichsen erichsen.rachel@gmail.com www.danceoutloudwanaka.com

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

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.

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

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.

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

DANIEL BATCHELOR UPHOLSTERY shade sails, boat covers. Phone 0274 966 700.

SOULFOOD IS OPEN right through the coming weeks except Xmas and Boxing Day. Open 8am to 6pm weekdays, 8am to 4pm weekends and public holidays. No surcharge on holidays. Thank you to our ever increasing family of customers. 

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.

ALL THE MARKETS THIS SUNDAY! Pembroke Park from 10am. The Craft Market is joined by the Farmers and Growers Market!

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

DINING TABLE: RECYCLED RIMU made by Willetts furniture. 940mm wide x 1600mm long. Six seater - lovely table in good condition. Only replacing as need larger size. $799. Phone Anne on 0276 472 970.

BUILDING OR RENOVATING? Then visit Selectrix for the best advice on appliances. Ken's 43 years in appliances count for the best knowledge you could hope to get. If you want knowledge go to someone who has been around a long time - only at Selectrix!

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

LANDSCAPE ADVICE -  landscape plans; planting plans; resource consent assessments and plans; landscape management and ecological restoration. Sound local knowledge developed over 12 years. Contact Anne Steven, Reg. Landscape Architect ph: 443 4404 mob: 0212 939 207 email: a.steven@xtra.co.nz

HOUSE TO LET IN LUGGATE, 2 storey, 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom house with big carport. Long term. Available now. $300pw. Ph 0274 351 170.

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

DO YOU NEED TO PRINT OUT FESTIVAL TICKETS? Charge your device? Upload photos? Or simply get fast Internet? Wanaka Internet is open every day over Christmas (except Christmas Day itself!). Opening times vary so check www.wanakainternet.co.nz

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.

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

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.

FORGOT TO CHECK YOUR BOAT BATTERY? Emergency Boat Battery Service – Inland Autos, 2 Brownston Street, Wanaka. Ph 443 6641.

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 Christmas day. Free local delivery (Wanaka/Cromwell). Contact 0224 068 509, spaceatthebase@gmail.com or visit Scott Base.

COUNSELLING WITH LIZ MALUSCHNIG - 25yrs experience. Email me on: lizmaluschnig@gmail.com or text 027 4334 520. 

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!

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. 

LOUNGE SUITE (2 AND 3 SEATER) and futon (couch/fold out bed) for sale. Ph 0274 956 788.

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

CHRISTMAS IS HERE: stocking fillers, socks, hankies, jewellery earrings and necklaces, scarves and underwear. We have it all at The Merino Story, Brownston Street.

BARGAINS GALORE...just in time for Christmas! Kim Henderson, co-owner of Sentimental Journey - antiques, vintage and collectible shop in Spencer House Mall, is leaving at the end of this month. I would like to thank the community at large for your patronage since we opened in February. You have allowed us to indulge in our passion for 'making old - new again'! I intend on staying in the 'antiques/vintage and collectibles' trade so watch this space. In the meantime, I will still be buying, selling and hiring out vintage clothing and accessories. If you are interested, contact me on 021 495 569. Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas! Kim.

GOT A TRIBE TO FEED over the holidays? Head on out to Lonestar and let the kids enjoy the playground while you chill out on the deck and enjoy one of our famous cocktails (or mocktails) and a feed. Open from 12pm from Boxing Day. No Public Holiday surcharge!

WIN A $50 FRANCISCO VOUCHER. Just join our wishlist making website before Christmas and add a wish to your list. It is free to join and a great way for you to tell your family what you want for Christmas or vice versa! www.wispit.co.nz

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

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.

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

WANTED TO RENT - 5th March to 15th May 2016. Furnished house in Wanaka, Luggate area for our winemaking harvest employees. Contact: steph@amisfield.co.nz

FLATMATES WANTED IN ALBERT TOWN to flat with clean living outdoorsy young male. Email: jchapman.glenrock@gmail.com or call on 0278 145 869.

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.

WEDDING/EVENT COMING UP? Beautiful navy velvet chair cushions (tie on) 100 at $5 each. Phone Sue 0274 530 974

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

SENTIMENTAL JOURNEY, antiques and collectables, would like to wish their customers a very Merry Christmas and a happy New Year.

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

SASANOKI'S HOLIDAY OPENING: Every night and day except 25th and 26th December and 1st and 2nd January. Booking highly recommended on 443 6474. Best wishes for a happy holiday season.

DEBZ FOR HAIR. I wish all my clients a very Merry Christmas. Open between Christmas and New Year. $100 cut and colour. Phone 443 6624.

CHILLER TRAILER FOR HIRE. Also large outdoor games including Giant Jenga, Giant Connect 4, Petanque, Quoits and Croquet. Call Brent at Wanaka Marquee & Party Hire on 443 8966.

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

APPLE TV, IMAC, MACBOOK. All things Apple, complete with full range of accessories available at Selectrix.

LEATHER LOUNGE SUITE FOR SALE. 2 seater and two easy chairs. Colour charcoal. Phone 443 8055.

FORGOT TO CHECK YOUR BOAT BATTERY? Emergency Boat Battery Service – Inland Autos, 2 Brownston Street, Wanaka. Ph 443 6641.

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.

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

FOR SALE - FORD FALCON 2005 BA XR6 MK2, automatic, 206,500km, blue. Surplus to requirements. $6,500. Ph 443 7635 or 027 4275 162.

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

REAL ESTATE WANTED - I have clients looking for a subdivisible section – Meadowstone area preferred. Clients looking for commercial building with long-term tenancy in place. Clients looking for properties in the  "old Wanaka" area. Clients looking for properties to $500,000. Clients looking for a property between $500,000 - $600,000. Call me for a confidential discussion. Rosemary Brader, Infinity First National Wanaka 0272 255 344 or email me: rosemary@firstnationalwanaka.com

FOR SALE: GARDEN SHED, new, still in flat pack; 1.53L x 0.78W x 1.83H. flat roof. (Buy Right brand - RRP $175) $100. 'Lazy Boy' recliner seats x 2; dark brown leather look, $100. 'Robin Hood' laundry tub, complete with all hoses etc. In perfect condition. $150. Washing machine. 'Simpson Esprit 750'. 7.5kg heavy duty. Perfect condition. $250. Fridge/freezer. 'Whirlpool Gold' side by side with icemaker and chilled water dispenser. 746 litre; (fridge 443 litre, freezer 383 litre), 900W x 1770H x 760D. $850. Phone 0274 743 529.

WEBER - WEBER - WEBER SPECIALIST STORE with the complete range of BBQs and accessories only available at Selectrix in Wanaka.

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

4ATE7 WHOLEFOODS. Come down to the market to try our guilt-free sweet treats and fresh wholesome salads. For further food enquiries contact us on 0272 780 881.Check us out on Instagram @4ate7_wholefoods.

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.

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

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

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

POP UP ART EXHIBITION: Join us Christmas Eve 5 - 6pm at Lot 3, 2 Dunmore St. Prints and original works for sale by artist Missy Sharplin and new images from photographer Mickey Ross' recent trip to Bolivia. Festive refreshments.

MINARET PEAKS PINOT NOIR. We have released our lovely 2012 in time for Christmas. The ultimate local wine grown in Wanaka since 1993 and sold only in Wanaka!

STUCK FOR CHRISTMAS 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.

CERTIFIED BUILDER REQUIRED to join building crew. February start. Great rates for experienced applicant. Call 021 347 336.

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

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.

PRIVATE SALE - LIFESTYLE BLOCK. 1.5 acres. Great views, 4/5 bedroom plus self contained sleepout, double garage. 15 mins to Wanaka. $639,000. Negotiable. Call Roger to view 0272 186 397.

CARDRONA DISTILLERY IS NOW OPEN! Tours and tastings on the hour, last tour leaving at 3pm. $45 per person. 

LADIES: SHORTS, TEE SHIRTS, singlet tops for all. Fashion garment: Dresses, tops, blouses, 7/8 trousers. ByLyse, Vassali, Duchamp, Lemon Tree, Victoria Street and more. For those summer days a full range ladies togs. The Merino Story, Brownston Street.

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.

HERB WORKER WANTED to harvest and prepare medicinal herbs over summer, 4 hrs/week. Good hourly rate. Please forward details to: maunga@vodafone.co.nz or 0273 371 222.

LAWN AND GARDEN IRRIGATION. This summer will be as dry as your in-law's jokes at Christmas. Install a water-saving, automated irrigation system. For an obligation-free quote call Craig at Groundswell Landscaping on 0210 2754 406 or info@groundswell.net.nz

CAKES OF WANAKA for last minute birthday cakes, cheesecakes, chocolate whiskey cakes and more. Pop into the lakefront shop.

GLASTON BOWRIDER MERCURY MAX 115 motor, 69 hours. Immaculate condition. Phone 03 443 8866.

FLATMATES WANTED IN ALBERT TOWN to flat with clean living outdoorsy young male. Email: jchapman.glenrock@gmail.com or call on 0278 145 869.

FANCY HELPING TO FEED AND hydrate hard-core athletes from around the world? We'd love your help to run our transition areas for Red Bull Defiance, a two-day 153.25km multi-disciplined race in Wanaka. West Wanaka, Glendhu Bay, Oxbow and Spots Creek are some of the locations on race days Jan 23-24. Register online www.redbulldefiance.co.nz/volunteers or email Jo Guest on: jo@redbulldefiance.co.nz with any questions.

GIFT VOUCHERS available for parasailing. Give somebody 360 degrees of paradise as a present. Visit www.wanakaparasailing.com to view the stunning gallery. Phone 0800 112 288 to order now or email wanakaparasailing@gmail.com

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

MOUNTAIN CARTS - coming to Cardrona this summer! Alpine specialized mountain carts...are you ready for our newest source of gravity-fuelled fun? Check out www.cardrona.com or come see us on Opening Day this Sunday!

WANAKA MITRE 10, YOUR ONE STOP SHOP, this summer for everything from ice and fuel cans, to milk, ice creams and gas bottles. Camping equipment, sun and rain protection and a great range of fans are all in store now at 35 Plantation Road.

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

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

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

AT THE SUNDAY CRAFT MARKET you get to meet the makers! Pembroke Park, 10am, cards, clothes, wood, wool and more.

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.

PAINTINGS BY SUSIE RUDDENKLAU. See my new website. www.susieruddenklauart.co.nz Thank you for your support. Merry Christmas!

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

BUILDING OR RENOVATING? Then visit Selectrix for the best advice on appliances. Ken's 43 years in appliances count for the best knowledge you could hope to get. If you want knowledge go to someone who has been around a long time - only at Selectrix!

GARAGE SALE - Tuesday 2nd January 9.00am - 12 noon. 99 Aubrey Road. Items priced to sell!

GIVE THE GIFT OF FUN! – Cardrona have loads of amazing gift ideas! Merchandise, apparel, hats, Cardrona dollars, Gold Passes (sale ends Thursday!), Day Passes for biking, skiing, snowboarding or Alpine by Night adventures! Come see our friendly team in the Cardrona Corner on Helwick St.

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

2001 TOYOTA LANDCRUISER 50th Anniversary Special Edition. Only 125,000km, 4.2 diesel. $45,000. Phone 443 7235 or 0274 370 330.

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.

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.

FROM FAULKS TERRACE TO FUKUOKA, Japan. The Messenger is available online at www.mymessenger.co.nz

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

AUDIO VISUAL, WIRELESS SYSTEMS IN your new home? Ask for Ben at Selectrix for the best advice and operational simplicity - top brands, top advice, at prices that wont break the bank. Only at Selectrix.

LONESTAR WANAKA IS OPEN FOR LUNCH! From 26th December come on out to Lonestar. Sit out in the courtyard and enjoy the sun with our special lunch menu till 3. Yee harrrr!

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 Feb with lots of prizes. Register online www.challenge-wanaka.com or email Jo at: volunteer@challenge-wanaka.com

GARAGES WANTED TO RENT to store classic cars. Ph 0274 956 788.

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

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

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.

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

QUIT CIGARETTES 4 LIFE. The proven and effective method to successfully quit smoking permanently. Lifetime Guarantee. Ph 443 9114 Deb Kolb.

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!

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

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.

Wanaka Mitre 10 would like customers to be advised that we are closed on Christmas Day. We will be open again on Boxing Day and every other public holiday from 8am - 5pm. Except New Years day, when we will open at 10am. Merry Christmas from all the team and have a happy and safe new year!

BUNTING, BOOKS, SILVER, stone, candles, chairs and lots more at the Craft Market this Sunday, Pembroke Park from 10am.

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

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

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.

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

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. 

SASANOKI'S JAPANESE OF THE WEEK: 'shiwasu' (she-wass) meaning 'end of year' = 'December'. It is! Sasanoki wishes you a festive holiday season and a very happy New Year.

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

ROOMS TO RENT near the start of the Mt Iron walking track. 20 minute walk, thats all, to town. 2 minute drive. It is at the gate way to Wanaka near Puzzling world. Three rooms in total. $150 a room, fully furnished, includes power but not gas for hot water. Ring Bernie Sugrue for more details 0212 438 228.

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.

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

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

SENTIMENTAL JOURNEY - MAKING OLD, new again. Antiques, collectables, vintage and quality second hand. Spencer House Mall. Open seven days 11am - 5pm.

DANIEL BATCHELOR UPHOLSTERY shade sails, boat covers. Phone 0274 966 700.

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.

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.

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

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

AERIAL AND GROUND PHOTOGRAPHY Visionworkshop photography based in Wanaka, uses the latest technology in UAV drone flying as well as ground and onboard video to create stunning shots. Can be used for photography of anything from recreational sports, special occasions or promotional videos all for a very affordable price. Text 0226 047 983 to book or for more info. See previous videos at http://www.visionworkshop.co.nz

WEDDING/EVENT COMING UP? Beautiful navy velvet chair cushions (tie on) 100 at $5 each. Phone Sue 0274 530 974

THE SOGGY DAWG PET BOUTIQUE & SPA. Wishing you all and your loved pets a wonderful Christmas, we will be closing December 22nd until January 11th. Thank you all so much for your support over the last year, look forward seeing you all again 2016.

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.

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

MASSAGE FOR HEALTH AND WELLBEING available over Christmas holiday period. Sports/deep tissue, relaxation, remedial, trigger point release. Mobile available. Lee Ball, Dip Massage Therapy with over 20 years experience. Ph: 0273 334 909.

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.

RELATIONSHIP CHALLENGES? Want to keep your relationship together or access support if it is ending. Unsure what you want? Women's Support provide 24/7 confidential support and referrals. Phone 443 1448 or 0272 722 830. www.womenssupport.org.nz

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.

ASPIRING MASSAGE WANAKA! AVAILABLE OVER Christmas/New Year. Trevor Bailey. Full time massage since 1994. NZ/USA. Deep tissue, sport, relaxation. Appointments essential! Phone 443 2993 or 0274 222 455. www.aspiringmassagewanaka.co.nz

HAVE YOU BEEN TRAINED IN THE ART OF kayak transitions? Would you like to develop your skills? Red Bull Defiance need fit, strong folk to help drag kayaks onto the beach and assist athletes with transitions. This two-day, 153.25km multi-disciplined race is in Wanaka on Jan 23-24 and we would love your help. Register online www.redbulldefiance.co.nz/volunteers or email Jo Guest at: jo@redbulldefiance.co.nz with any questions.

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!

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.

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!

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

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.

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

GLASSEY AND DOORMAN NEEDED for Christmas/New Year period at Lalaland. Please drop CV at the bar.

THE FLYSCREEN MAN specialising in magnetic insect screens for window openings. Re-mesh damaged doors/screens. No travel costs. Free quote. Mac 0274 879 655 or 03 789 7830 starting in Wanaka area January.

QUALIFIED PLASTERER AVAILABLE TO WORK. Internal/external. No job too big or small. Wanaka plasterers can do it all. Contact Dan 0212 171 858 or 443 5588.

CAKES OF WANAKA CAN DELIVER morning/afternoon tea to your workplace free! Pop into the lakefront shop or phone 0210 2673 049 to place an order.

BARGAINS GALORE...just in time for Christmas! Kim Henderson, co-owner of Sentimental Journey - antiques, vintage and collectible shop in Spencer House Mall, is leaving at the end of this month. I would like to thank the community at large for your patronage since we opened in February. You have allowed us to indulge in our passion for 'making old - new again'! I intend on staying in the 'antiques/vintage and collectibles' trade so watch this space. In the meantime, I will still be buying, selling and hiring out vintage clothing and accessories. If you are interested, contact me on 021 495 569. Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas! Kim.

VEHICLE FOR SALE: Nissan Cefiro. 1995. Auto. 2.0L. 6 cylinder. To view please phone 0223 119 113. $2000 ono.

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

YUM GRANOLA AT THIS THURSDAY'S MARKET! Come early before we take a wee break over the holidays. Get your Yum top up (3 flavours!) BYO container and pay a lot less! Save on packaging, waste, and $. Yum an all-organic, gluten-free, grain-free (paleo-friendly), no added sugar, delicious granola (muesli)..made by us, right here!

CABBAGE TREE WANTED that has forked. If you have one in your backyard and want to sell it please call Christine 0272 288 154.

COURTESY COACH FROM YOUR hotel/campground and home again. Lonestar Wanaka will come and pick you up so you can enjoy a cold one in the sun. Ph 03 443 6901.

GOT A TRIBE TO FEED over the holidays? Head on out to Lonestar and let the kids enjoy the playground while you chill out on the deck and enjoy one of our famous cocktails (or mocktails) and a feed. Open from 12pm from Boxing Day. No Public Holiday surcharge!

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

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

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.

BLAIKIE CONSULTING: WANAKA'S ONLY privately owned Recruitment Agency. Annabel Blaikie is thrilled to be working in Wanaka again and she now needs hard working temporary staff to start work ASAP. If you have great hospitality/customer service skills or enjoy working outdoors please call Annabel on 0272 416 619 or email: annabel@blaikieconsulting.co.nz

APPLE TV, IMAC, MACBOOK. All things Apple, complete with full range of accessories available at Selectrix.

HOMEGROWN HIGH SPEED INTERNET from D-Fi. Great for holiday home owners. Fast pre-paid reliable Internet all day and night! Available in Wanaka, Lindis Pass, Tarras, Ardgour Valley, Hawea, Mt Barker, Luggate, Hawea Flat, Pisa Moorings, Cardrona Valley, Albert Town and more. Only pay for what you use with no monthly fees. 100% Wanaka owned and operated. www.d-fi-net.nz

WHITE PLASTIC FOLDABLE CHAIRS with strong steel frames, 10+ available. Perfect for an event, outdoor setting, camping, or just for all the extra guests visiting over the holidays. Call Paul for more info 0274 364 458.

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".

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.

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.

PROACTIVE HEALTH AND FITNESS IS LOOKING FOR an outstanding part time employee to join our Front of House team. The applicant must be able to work Saturday and Sunday and be flexible during the week. Must have incredible customer service skills, sales experience and a genuine passion for the fitness industry. Send your resume to: info@proactivewanaka.com or drop it into 17 Plantation Rd.

HOUSE WITH LOTS OF POTENTIAL for further development for sale, on a beautiful site at Pounawea in The Catlins. Breathtaking water and rural views. Fishing opportunites 1 min from house. Phone 443 7581 or 0274 452 032.

GOOD ROTATIONS BICYCLE SHOP festive season hours are: 23, 24, 30 and 31 December 11am-6pm and then from January 6th as usual: Wednesday to Friday 11am-6pm, or by appointment. 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.

HOUSE FOR SALE - 3 bed, 2 bath, large open plan living with macrocarpa exposed beams. Very appealing 136m2, multi level design, 9yr old home with mono style roof, set on 1012m2 very fertile section in Makarora East Village. Open deck and lots of glass (all double glazed) allow for beautiful mountain views. Optional 3 bay Total Span shed (in kit form) with transferable consent included. Close to rivers, lakes, school, cafes and walking tracks. Surrounded by only holiday homes makes for a very peaceful retreat, yet not isolated. This is a regrettable sale. $350,000 neg. See Trade Me #EPV086 for further details. Ph 443 5430.

YELLO! CABS ARE OPERATING ON CHRISTMAS DAY from 10am until late. Phone 03 443 5555.