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17 August 2016



SASANOKI'S JAPANESE OF THE WEEK - "oishii" (oy-she) meaning "tasty", "delicious". We hear this word in Japanese even from our non-Japanese customers very often. Come and try us. Good idea to book your table beforehand on 443 6474.

FOR RENT: Sunny, modern 2 bedroom fully furnished apartment. Close to town and local gym. 1 bathroom. Double glazed. Under cover car parking space. Available for long term rent from 19th September 2016. Accommodation Wanaka 03 443 0045 www.accommodationwanaka.com

THE PHYSIO ROOM: guaranteed quality treatment from highly experienced physios located in Wanaka Town Centre. ACC registered. Core & conditioning classes also available. Call 443 4949 or info@physioroom.co.nz

PRESERVE THOSE PRECIOUS MOMENTS before it's to late. VHS video tapes degrade over time. We specialise in converting VHS, audio tapes and all media to DVD or digital. Tidy Design, your file conversion specialist. 3 Frederick St. Ph 443 4433.

CHANGE OF OWNERSHIP AT KATE FINDLAY Interiors "theworkroom" now has a new HQ. Pop in and see the new look shop, browse our stunning fabric collections or Book an Interior Consultation today at 75 Brownston St Wanaka | 9 - 5 Mon - Sat www.theworkroom.boutique | Anna Begg 0210 2014 495.

SPIDERS & FLY TREATMENTS giving 2 years of effective control. Window Cleaning using pure water and traditional squeegee. Do it once, do it well. Licensed, accredited, insured. Call anytime 03 443 6652. Web: wilsonservices.co.nz

BLAIKIE RECRUITMENT: Employers, hands up if you have advertised for a new staff member and you were inundated with CV's  If your hand isn't up then you are in the minority!! Blaikie Recruitment offers flexible, tailor made stress free recruitment solutions for your company. Please call Annabel Blaikie on 027 2416 619 or email: annabel@blaikierecruitment.co.nz

CHAPTER 5 - 50% SALE: Winter stock clearance sale 50% off the lot, shoes...boots men and women. All clothing including Diesel jeans...New London, Maison Scotch and more...see you in the Pembroke Mall.

LAPTOP WITH MICROSOFT EXCEL and internet capability, wanted to borrow or hire for one month. Doesn't need to be anything flash. Phone 0274 431 942.

MASSAGE THERAPY FROM A PHYSIO at In Balance Therapeutics. Skilled and knowledgeable. Deep tissue and trigger point release, sports massage, therapeutic, relaxation. Phone/text Sally on 027 4875 942 for an appointment. www.wanakamassage.co.nz

QUAKEFIX LTD - We are specialists in repaints, also new work welcome including cedar. We have an experienced and knowledgable team of three on hand. Spray doors to a high quality. Competitive rates, phone 022 0326 569 - Simon or 0210 2246 011 - Trish.

WANAKA HANDYMAN - 130 days until Christmas! Now's the time to get your outdoor projects done, I specialise in decking, fencing and gates. Call Sean 021 567 115 www.wankahandyman.co.nz

SOFTWARE OR HARDWARE ISSUES with Macintosh/Windows computers, or with iPhones/Android devices? Having problems understanding your new iPad? I can help. Certified Apple technician with experience fixing, maintaining, and updating both Apple and Windows computers. Reasonable rates. No fix, no fee. Call Evan on 021 2480 017.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN THURSDAY - Quiz night. Hosted by George Smyth. Starts at 7.30pm Teams up to 6 people, heaps of prizes. Free entry, $12.50 meal deal from 5pm. Free courtesy coach available for teams of 4 or more.

HOUSE SWAP - mid-June to mid-September 2017. Beautiful 4 bedroom house in a quiet cul-de-sac in Havelock North, Hawke's Bay. Central heating, spa pool, house cleaner and gardener, and 2 Burmese cats! Wanting to swap with 3-4 bedroom home in Wanaka. Phone Amanda on 021 985 884.

BELLA FASHION SALE further reductions, making room for exciting new Spring arrivals.

TILERS, LABOURER WANTED. IMMEDIATE start. Ph 027 4431 725.

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

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

RITA'S GIFTS AT ALBERT TOWN - Gorgeous different gifts and local art. Open 10.30am-5.30pm Tuesday to Sunday next to Dairy. Phone 443 7473.

WANAKA DOG WALKING & PET SITTING. All types of animals catered for. See the full range of services at www.wanakadogwalking.com or call Emily on 022 1629 851 to arrange a free meet & greet.

TOYOTA COROLLA SEDAN "Plus" model 1997. 5 speed manual. NZ new. Metallic wine red with mag wheels. In very good order. Cheap to run. $2,990 ono. Phone 0274 386 616.

ASPIRING POOLS & SPAS shop is open limited hours this week, come in and see us between 10-12pm Mon-Fri & Mon 22nd & Tues 23rd for all your spa needs. If you have any servicing requirements outside these times please leave a message 03 443 2994. Thank you.

FOR SALE: 91 Hilux oil filters $15, fuel filters $25. Phone 0274 314 682 evenings.

LOCAL FAMILY 2 ADULTS AND 2 teenage boys with a house trained 6 year old Bischon Shitzu, looking for long term rental. Excellent references. Available from 12th November 2016. Marty 021 829 194.

WOMEN'S INTRO to backcountry & touring courses with Mission WOW & Aspiring Guides - Wanaka 10 Sept, Invincibles heli access hut trip 16-20 Sept, Temple Basin road trip 26-28 Aug, Dynafit gear to use FOC, limited numbers. www.missionwow.org or call/text Jo 021 2538 213.

WANT TO SING IN A GROUP!? Jenn Shelton's vocal groups are about to start up again on 31st August. Primary School Singers on Wednesday afternoons and Mount Aspiring College High School Singers on Friday afternoons. For more information, email jenn.shelton@gmail.com

CLEANER REQUIRED to join our team at a small motel. Experience essential, 5 - 7 mornings a week, must include weekends. Immediate start. Call or text Andrea 0275 625 469.

HAWEA PHYSIOTHERAPY. Sports and work injuries. Women's health. Rehabilitation facilities. Acupuncture. Here to get you better. Call Sandy 443 7113.

THE LUGGATE ALBION CRICKET CLUB INC will hold its AGM on the 30th August, 7pm at the Galloway Pavilion, 150 Aubrey Rd, Wanaka. A Junior Cricket meeting will be held in September. Any enquiries to Club Captain Tim Dormer 027 9026 172 or President Mike OConnor 021 499 642.

LUGGATE HOTEL SUNDAY ROAST. Roast Lamb and Brandy Snaps this week! Always $19, always great value. 6pm and 7.30pm. 03 443 8523.

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.

UNWANTED FIREARMS? Let me try and repurpose them. Call Greg 0274 538 839.

MASSAGE. Remedial & Sports.Tailor made treatment from highly experienced team. Neuro muscular pain/joint issues, prevent injury. Clinic & Mobile. Relaxation Massage (Hot Stones) $57 www.alivebody.co.nz 021 2601 724.

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

LAKE HAWEA HOLIDAY PARK seeks an experienced housekeeper/cleaner for immediate start - part time until Nov then full time. Please call 03 443 1767 or email manager@haweaholidaypark.co.nz for details.

CARPET REPAIRS, restretching, relaying, bonded inserts. Quality service by local tradesman with 26 years experience. A & J Services, call John 0274 331 482 or email: john.anneke@xtra.co.nz

CHOOSE KIK BUTT for your lifestyle clothing. Unique and sassy clothing for men and women. Save yourself time. Shop online. www.kikbuttlife.com

YES YES SHOE REPAIRS. Hours 10am-5.30pm, 67 Brownston Street, Mini-Putt. Phone 443 9999. Yes while you wait stitching. Open Saturday and Sunday 10.30am-4.30pm. Keys cut.

WOMAN = GODDESS: SPIRITUAL STRENGTH, VITALITY, PASSION. Shine Retreats invites you to "The Art And Adventure Of Creating A Life You Love". A non-residential Retreat/Workshop 21st - 24th October 2016, Wanaka. Limited spaces available. PH: Tanette Hickey 021 2622 049 www.shineretreatsnz.com 

TOSHIBA AIR CONDITIONING UNIT. Model RAS-1BUAHT. 6.8 k. For sale $450 ono. Phone 0274 743 529.

WE ARE LOOKING FOR A HOUSEMATE for our sunny 3bdrm house with mountain views. Two females currently, seeking a long term mature person. $180.00 per week incl expenses. Hazel 0210 2927 817.

FASTFATCHEF PIZZA - Open 11am to 9pm Sunday to Thursday. Open 11am to 10pm Friday and Saturday. Delivery 7 days a week from 6pm. Phone 021 1971 893 to place your orders. Locals discount code = "wanaka" www.fastfatchef-wanaka.com

FATHER'S DAY SUN SEP 4TH. Where else would you be than Warbirds & Wheels? Classic Cars on display from 8.30am then Learn2Drive Classic Cars from 11am. Specials all day.

YOU KNOW YOUR MATTRESS NEEDS a clean! Do it for yourself and your guests. $7.50/mattress. Contact Morgan 022 5663 736. rainbowsystem.com

ATTENTION ALL VINEYARD OWNERS, restaurant owners and wine enthusiasts! 'SIlk Road Trading Co.' has just received a beautiful hand-forged metal wine storage cage! It is a must see as it is a  true work of art! Dimensions: 91cm wide x 39cm deep x 180cm high. Enquiries call Kim Henderson 021 495 569.

CENTRAL LAKES PHYSIO for all your physio and pilates needs. Call 443 1711 or book in online www.physiowanaka.co.nz

GARDENING AND ROSE PRUNING. Need a hand in the garden? Your local experienced gardener, Lynette 0220 773 859 or 443 2946 a/h.

WANAKA'S ONLY TOUCHFREE CARWASH is at Caltex. From $9, options available include underbody, wheels, double wash, protectant wax. Caltex Wanaka.

WANAKA FENCING AND GATES, engineering and handyman services. You name it, we do it. Handy Solutions. Phone 0272 080 175.

PACKERS REQUIRED for busy local bakery. Night Shift 5pm-1am. Day Shift 9am-5pm. Experience preferred. Must be local and intending to remain in the area. Please call (03) 443 2253 or email info@thebakerynz.co.nz

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. 

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

HOSPICE SHOP CLOTHING SALE: all 1/2 price (excluding hand knitted garments). See you there, Brownston Street.

PART-TIME HANDYMAN: Central Heating Solutions are looking for a general maintenance handyman to work part-time. For more info ph 03 443 5845 or e: info@heatingsolutions.net.nz 

ONE KEEN PAINTER ready for immediate work. Experienced. 022 0326 569.

CANCER REHAB IS NOW FULLY FUNDED for up to 5 sessions if you qualify for funding through the Pinc and Steel Cancer Rehab Trust. Call Central Lakes Physio on 443 1711.

WATERFALL EQUESTRIAN CENTRE are looking for experienced trekking guides, must have several years of experience with horses, have a flexible schedule, be over 18 and be good with people! Check out our website to find out what we are about www.waterfallequestrian.com and send applications to info@waterfallequestrian.com

BLUE GUM FIREWOOD at The Yard on Reece Crescent. Dry and ready to burn now. Pick up, delivery and loan trailer options. 14 Reece Crescent. Phone 443 5069. www.theyardcentral.co.nz

CHEF DE PARTIE REQUIRED at Bistro Gentil. Email: info@bistrogentil.co.nz with your CV or pop in and ask for head chef Mario during non-service hours.

FRUIT TREESornamental trees, lots of trees! Mitre 10 Garden Department have new seasons trees in. Be in quick.

SUBARU OUTBACK 4X4 2005 - reg and wof up to date. Good tyres, roof racks, snow chains. Awesome mountain car $7,000. Please call 021 1202 353.

MADSHUS XCOUNTRY SKIS for sale 200cm. As new, used twice. Phone William 443 5588 or 027 4992 068.

WYNDROK POTTERY winter hours 11am - 5pm weekends only. Functional pottery for everyday use, Central Otago colours, orders taken. Phone 443 1707 - 191 Lakeview Terrace, Lake Hawea.

THE CHEF'S TABLE BY RIPPON IS OPEN on Friday and Saturday this week. Only a few weeks to go for our pop-up restaurant over winter. Contact us on 0210 8435 786 or events@rippon.co.nz for bookings.

CHEF / COOK. Lake Bar Wanaka is looking for an additional kitchen team member for the Summer and beyond with a start date late August / early September. Whilst this is full time position we are happy to discuss a roster suitable to the applicants ability, skills and shift preference. Forward your covering letter and CV to info@lakebar.co.nz or call Peter on 03 443 2920 to arrange a mutually suitable time for an interview.

LANDSCAPING LABOURERS WANTED: Landscaping experience necessary. Great opportunities. Varied work. Email CV or relevant experience and references to info@groundswell.net.nz or call 0210 2754 406.

EDGEWATER IS SEEKING a highly professional, positive and passionate receptionist to join our front office team. Applicant must be fluent in both English and Mandarin. Hotel experience preferred but not essential. Send cover letter and CV to Fiona at amrooms@edgewater.co.nz.

GALLERY 33: Exhibition on now featuring new works from 5 fabulous artists. Be sure to pop in and check it out – open 7 days.

FULL TIME POSITION - CUSTOMER SERVICE ASSISTANT. The successful applicant will possess initiative, a willingness to learn, be outgoing & have previously worked in a customer service role. Permanent Wanaka residents only please. This full time position requires working weekends. Please email your CV to info@puzzlingworld.co.nz

SHOWERDOME - For a drier, warmer bathroom. Wanaka installer. Phone 0211 788 589.

WANTED MALE GOLD RETRIEVER, young dog or pup, breeders please reply. Phone 027 2099 619.

ROAD BIKE CANNONDALE 3.0. Aluminimum. Hand built in USA. Small frame with aerobars. In mint condition. $450. Phone 0274 386 616.

SNOWFARM: Locals day this Sunday 21st, come up and give cross-country skiing a go! Only $35 for ski pass, rental, and introductory lesson. Check out our second hand ski/boot deals!

FOR ALL YOUR ELECTRICAL REQUIREMENTS phone Tony Wellman Electrical 0274 382 352.

 

 

LOCAL, LONG TERM, PERMANENT young lady - ex Mt Aspiring College student, looking for full time work. Excellent CV and references for Retail/Customer Service/Sales/Animal Health. Please phone Dana 027 4284 479.

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

COME TO THE WANAKA BAG SEWING DRIVE and help create fabulous Wanaka reusable bags. Jobs for all including non-sewers. Bring your trusty sewing machine, pins, thread, sharp scissors and something yummy to share. Saturday 3rd September 1pm - 4pm and Thursday 8th September 6pm - 9pm. Adam & Eve Bakery backroom, 54 Reece Crescent. Plastic Bag Free Wanaka Facebook page or email: plasticbagfreewanaka@gmail.com.

ASPIRING ATHLETES CLUB are seeking coaches to support their junior summer programme starting in October. Coach development programme offered and numerous enthusiastic athletes waiting! Call Bronwyn if interested 027 4733 141.

HOW DO WE CELEBRATE our 1st birthday? By bringing back our locals favourite promotion. Throughout August at Mazunga Restaurant, receive two courses from our entree, set main or dessert menu for $45. Mention our birthday special each time you book. Ph 443 6394.

COPPER KEAS...made from recycled copper and individually handcrafted. Look fab on a fence or wall, inside or out. Examples on Copper Kea Facebook page or ring Martin on 0274 939 194 to arrange a viewing.

LOOKING FOR LUGGAGE! World Travellers Wanaka now stock Voyager suitcases and accessories. Pop into the office now for all your luggage requirements. Upstairs 4 Helwick Street or ph 443 7414.

OAKRIDGE RESORT IS LOOKING for a full time receptionist, position begins end of September. Requires morning and evening work and must be available weekdays and weekends. Previous experience is a must and relevant degree would be an advantage C.V. to be emailed to accounts@oakridge.co.nz

$5000 UP FOR GRABS - apply before August 25! Roost Mortgage Brokers, Queenstown are looking for talented people, of any age, in the community to help them take that next step towards achieving their goals. Inventors or sportspeople, musicians or environmentalists, apply now at www.ampscholarships.co.nz

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN - Sunday Southland Stags v Otago at 2.30pm. Free bar snacks at 1/2 time. $8 quarts all day, $5 pints on selected beers while game on.

MOBILE. INNOVATIVE. NON-INVASIVE. THERAPY. (M.I.N.T.) Massage. Proudly offering massage with patented technology. Free trial. It's mint! Phone Kel 0223 119 113. Thanks.

RETIRED COUPLE LOOKING FOR house swap/sit Wanaka from October, time open. Our home: Tauranga, modern two bedroom, ten minutes to bay, walks, Mount Maunganui and town shops. Email: wales.d@hotmail.com

FLORENCES FOODSTORE & CAFE require a long-term chef from Sun - Wed, (incl Wed evening) 7.00am - 4pm. Must be efficient, speedy and food passionate. Please send a relevant resume of your culinary experience to info@florencesfoodstore.co.nz

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

MAC BAND "CEILING" needs your vote for Smokefree Rockquest's "Peoples Choice". After making the top 20 bands they need you to text ceiling (lower case) to 8466 so they can play in Auckland's live final - text costs 20c.

HEART KIDS CENTRAL OTAGO - Supporting Heart Kids Through Life Street Appeal, held on 5th August 2016 at Wanaka New World, would like to thank the community for their generosity.

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 0210 2441 380.

NEED A PLUMBER? Phone Wanaka Plumbing for all general maintenance and new work on 021 959 072.

FRUIT TREES ARE HERE!! Be in quick for your favourite varieties. Wanaka Mitre 10 for a huge selection of fruit and ornamental trees.

TYRES! MOBILE TYRES WANAKA. For all your tyre needs available 7 days a week. Puncture repairs and new tyres. Car, 4WD and truck. Free air with every tyre sold! Call 021 973 722.

LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE on our Annie Sloan Chalk Paint™ workshop on Saturday 20th of Aug at 2.30pm! Call 03 443 5312 or come in and see us at 40 Helwick Street to book your space. The cost of this workshop is $85 and includes all materials.

HAWEA QUIZ NIGHT - at the Community Centre. Friday 19th August at 7.30pm. $5 per player. Bring a prize for the raffle. Help us make the last night of our Winter Series a memorable one.

CHEFS, COOKS OR KITCHEN HANDS - Cardrona Alpine Resort needs you to help create and deliver our amazing food on the mountain. Come and join our fun team in a fast paced environment on the mountain for the rest of the season! Opportunities for summer also available. For more info and to apply online visit employment.cardrona.com

TRAVEL EXPO DEALS at Wanaka Flight Centre; the last weekend in August Sat 27th & Sun 28th 9am-4pm. All your travel needs under one roof. We'll have flights, hotels, tours, cruises, car hire, travel insurance & more on sale. Don't miss out on getting the best price for your 2016 or 2017 trip. Make an appointment for the Travel Expo weekend by calling 03 443 4101 or pop in store, Flight Centre 38 Helwick St.

TRADIES NEED A GOOD working 4x4 Toyota Hiace 1995 Van? Well serviced, good tyres, roof racks, snow chains. RUC, WOF, REG up to date. $10,000 please call 021 1202 353.

PLASTIC FREE WANAKA: are you looking for alternatives to plastic that are safer for your family and the environment? Soulfood Wellbeing stocks a selection of plastic-free household items such as stainless steel drink bottles and lunch boxes, bees wrap, waxed paper and paper bags, bamboo clothes pegs, wooden dishwashing brushes and more. Find us upstairs at Soulfood Ardmore Street.

GARAGE SALE Saturday 20th, Household items, fly fishing gear, waders, wet suits etc. 150 Warren Street from 9am.

THE LANDING RESTAURANT - Winter Wednesdays - house corned beef with all the trimmings $24 with a complimentary glass of house wine. Ph 03 443 5099, upstairs 80 Ardmore Street.

NEED HR/HUMAN RESOURCES ADVICE or support? Aspiring HR can provide full range of services from recruitment, managing performance, H&S, legal matters such as employment agreements, salaries and wages, leave, disciplinary processes, restructuring etc. Call Vicki Donoghue on 027 2089 462 or email vickidonoghue10@gmail.com

SKI GOGGLES SALE: $34.95 - adults and childrens sizes, various colours, shades and styles. Distributors clearance stock, at Caltex Wanaka.

FESTIVAL OF SPORT AND RECREATION: Saturday September 17th, 9am-1pm, Wanaka Recreation Centre. Clubs interested in a free display booth please contact Diana. Ph: 0274 680 048.

MASSAGE! ASPIRING MASSAGE WANAKA! Est 2005! Deep tissue - Relaxation. Trevor Bailey. Full time massage since 1994! USA/NZ. Ph 443 2993 or 0274 222 455. www.aspiringmassagewanaka.co.nz

WANAKA CROQUET CLUB Annual General Meeting to be held on Saturday 20th August at the Club Rooms, Warren Street.

LITHGOW SINGLE SHOT .22 model 1. $100. Remington pump action .22 1912 model $400. Phone 0274 538 839.

CASUAL PART TIME POSITION AVAILABLE for qualified, experienced massage therapist.You must be flexible, responsible.The successful applicant would need to work weekend. miwamach@gmail.com

CALTEX WANAKA, PROUD TO SUPPORT: Wanaka Community Patrol fuel, Curekids, Wanaka Primary School playground, Ruby Island BBQ, Wanaka Coastguard fuel. Together, we're all looking after our community - Caltex Wanaka.

THIS WEEK THE BUTCHER'S BLOCK and Smokehouse has free range pork loin chops on special for just $11.99/kg and our 100% pork sausages are just $10.99/kg! See you again soon at Wanaka's only dedicated butcher, 33 Reece Crescent.

WORLD-FAMOUS AVIATION CALENDAR GHOSTS WW2 available now from Warbirds & Wheels at the airport. Great Father's Day gift just $24.90.

A JOURNEY IS BEST MEASURED in friends, rather than miles. And a friend is best when they are saying sappy travel quotes to celebrate your birthday next week. Happy 26th birthday Louka! Love, the WPH xxx

WANAKLEAN DOG PROMOTIONAL OFFER to celebrate the opening of the lovely new salon. All grooms will be entered into a free draw to win a dog bed hamper and a free groom up to the value of $60. This offer will end on the 26th August. Phone Suzie for an appointment 027 5110 282.

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.

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

WITH A LITTLE TLC – Timber Loving Care – we will restore and maintain the natural beauty of your cedar home and keep it looking its best, forever. Cedar Professionals free quote and advice freecall 0508 443 555.

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

THE LANDSCAPER: with 20 years experience providing a reliable professional quality personalised service. Fences, paving, lawns, irrigation, planting, decks, pergolas,  stonework, concrete, outdoor fireplaces and entertainment areas a specialty. Call Malcolm 027 4320 244.

LOCALS DAY AT THE SNOWFARM THIS SUNDAY 21ST! Come up and give cross-country skiing a go! Only $35 for ski pass, rental, and introductory lesson. Check out our second hand ski/boot deals!

THE PHYSIO ROOM: guaranteed quality treatment from highly experienced physios located in Wanaka Town Centre. ACC registered. Core & conditioning classes also available. Call 443 4949 or info@physioroom.co.nz

BEAUTY THERAPIST FULL TIME POSITION... Fully Qualified Beauty Therapist to join our team at Soak Day Spa. You will advance your individual passion in this growing industry, work with a very professional fun team in a modern beauty salon, filled with so many lovely clients, and learn a very vintage collection of Treatments. Email your CV to soak@soakdayspa.co.nz or pop up to see us at 10a Helwick Street, Wanaka.       

FESTIVAL OF SPORT AND RECREATION: Saturday September 17th, 9am-1pm, Wanaka Recreation Centre. Businesses interested in a $50 display booth to sell product or services please contact Janet Ph: 021 2331 558.

RENTAL FURNISHED ACCOMMODATION required for retired Australian couple. We are seeking 6 months from the 1st October 2016 in the Wanaka area. Can provide references. Email Julie jap.22@optusnet.com.au

HABITAT RESTORATION PLANTING Saturday 20 August, with Te Kākano at Diamond Lake. Meet at the lake at 10am. Tools and morning tea provided. If possible, please bring an old pack to help carry Matai up to the planting area, a 20 minute climb up the hill. For queries contact Andrew, 021 342 187. www.tekakano.org.nz

DO YOU NEED... help with IRD information? Community Networks Wanaka offers IRD appointments once a month. Talk to us: 443 7799 or visit 73 Brownston St or www.communitynetworks.co.nz

FOR SALE dressing table with mirror and matching bedside cabinets with drawers. Great condition $100. Phone 443 8347.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN - Tuesday - Low 'n' Slow BBQ & beer for $20, Wednesday - All you can eat ribs $25, Thursday - Quiz night and $12.50 main special.

LITHGOW SINGLE SHOT .22 model 1. $100. Remington pump action .22 1912 model $400. Phone 0274 538 839.

SOFTWARE OR HARDWARE ISSUES with Macintosh/Windows computers, or with iPhones/Android devices? Having problems understanding your new iPad? I can help. Certified Apple technician with experience fixing, maintaining, and updating both Apple and Windows computers. Reasonable rates. No fix, no fee. Call Evan on 021 2480 017.

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

CARDRONA HOTEL HAS AN OPPORTUNITY for a Chef de Partie who is ready to take on the challenge of our busy kitchen. To succeed in this role you must be highly motivated, have experience in a high pace restaurant and, most importantly, share our vision to serve the best pub fare in New Zealand. Service includes breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as functions. Minimum of two years experience, a passion for cooking, and grace under pressure are pre-requisites. We will need someone who lives locally as there is the possibility of split shifts and you will need to have a valid work visa with a minimum of a year availability or residency. Please reply to: info@cardronahotel.co.nz with your CV and covering letter.

LEADLIGHTS/STAINED GLASS windows, lamps and mirrors. Designed and made to suit. Restoration welcome. Phone 443 5530 or 021 1075 367  www.facebook.com/WanakaGlassArt

CEDAR TLC. Now is a great time to give your exterior timber some timber loving care. From the front door to the whole house Cedar professionals can do it all. Book now and go into the draw to win Heliski day or $1000 at New World. Freecall 0508 443 555 today to make a free no obligation appointment.

LOCALS DAY AT THE SNOWFARM THIS SUNDAY 21ST! Come up and give cross-country skiing a go! Only $35 for ski pass, rental, and introductory lesson. Check out our second hand ski/boot deals!

FATHER'S DAY SUN SEP 4TH. Where else would you be than Warbirds & Wheels? Classic Cars on display from 8.30am then Learn2Drive Classic Cars from 11am. Specials all day.

NEED A VENUE for your next meeting, community group activity, pop up shop or training workshop? Wanaka Yacht Club is a great choice. Good rates. Lakefront location, kitchen facilities, tables & chairs. Contact Andy 021 1075 520. 

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.

SNOWFARM: Locals day this Sunday 21st, come up and give cross-country skiing a go! Only $35 for ski pass, rental, and introductory lesson. Check out our second hand ski/boot deals!

WANTED MALE GOLD RETRIEVER, young dog or pup, breeders please reply. Phone 027 2099 619.

LANDSCAPING LABOURERS WANTED: Landscaping experience necessary. Great opportunities. Varied work. Email CV or relevant experience and references to info@groundswell.net.nz or call 0210 2754 406.

JAPAN, VIETNAM, CHINA, HONG KONG, SINGAPORE - Asia on sale now with Air New Zealand! Call into World Travellers, Upstairs 4 Helwick Street along from Wanaka Fine Art Gallery or email wanaka@worldtravellers.co.nz Quick, sales end 29 August!

BABER-O. Come up and see us in the Man Cave upstairs on Helwick St (between the Base & Hunting shops.) Book in to see Barber Charlotte or just walk on in. Phone 443 2243.

MAC BAND "CEILING" needs your vote for Smokefree Rockquest's "Peoples Choice". After making the top 20 bands they need you to text ceiling (lower case) to 8466 so they can play in Auckland's live final - text costs 20c.

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

SKIS VOLKL MANTRA 184CM with Marker Baron touring set up. 132-98-118. Great all-mountain combo. $550. Mob 021 484 044.

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

WORKER REQUIRED for busy Joinery workshop. Experience preferred but not compulsory as training will be provided. Call John on 0274 911 922 or email your CV to: info@cutit.co.nz

QUILTERS: FOR SALE 1 x Bernina Vituosa 153 quilting machine: 1 x Singer sewing machine: 1 x Elna Press: Sundry sewing/quilting items $1.000.00. Tel: 443 4437.

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

GARAGE SALE, 3 Minaret Ridge, Wanaka, Saturday 20th August, starts 10.00am.

DOG GROOMING: Experienced dog groomer working in Wanaka, starting on 21st August. For an appointment phone Glenys 03 230 4715 or 027 2849 238.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT Wanaka Search and Rescue Society Incorporated AGM will be held at The Venue on Sunday 28th August 2016 at 5.30pm. All interested parties are invited to attend.

FULL-TIME HEATING TECHNICIAN: Are you experienced working with Infloor,  Radiator, Diesel boilers, Gas and Solid Fuel, Solar and Voltaic Systems? If you are interested in a diverse and rewarding full time position with the team at Central Heating Solutions ph 443 5845 or info@heatingsolutions.net.nz. Enquiries treated with the strictest confidence.

WANAKA HANDYMAN - 130 days until Christmas! Now's the time to get your outdoor projects done, I specialise in decking, fencing and gates. Call Sean 021 567 115 www.wankahandyman.co.nz

FESTIVAL OF SPORT AND RECREATION: Saturday September 17th, 9am-1pm, Wanaka Recreation Centre. Clubs interested in a free display booth please contact Diana. Ph: 0274 680 048.

DREAMING OF BIKE-TOURING one of the Pacific islands? Needing some gear tips? Good Rotations bicycle shop has a large range of bikes and bags to suit all adventures: Salsa, Surly, Vivente, Ortlieb, Revelate, dynamo power & lighting, etc. 34 Anderson Road, Wanaka, www.goodrotations.co Phone 03 443 4349.

ASPIRING POOLS & SPAS shop is open limited hours this week, come in and see us between 10-12pm Mon-Fri & Mon 22nd & Tues 23rd for all your spa needs. If you have any servicing requirements outside these times please leave a message 03 443 2994. Thank you.

WANAKA OSTEOPATHIC CLINIC - Liana Poole has 12 years clinical experience and 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 has success with ASD. Call now for ACC and relief with structural and cranial osteopathy on ph 03 443 OSTE or visit www.wanakaosteopathic.co.nz

LUCERNE CHAFF $20 a 20kg bag. Phone 027 6819 966.

WANTED: DVD series of 'The Onedin Line' to hire, buy or borrow. Please contact Maureen on 03 443 7932.

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.

WANAKA BAG SEWING DRIVE - sewers and non-sewers join forces to defeat the plastic bag invasion. Bring your trusty sewing machine, pins, thread, sharp scissors and something yummy to share. Saturday 3rd September, 1pm - 4pm and Thursday 8th September, 6pm - 9pm at Adam & Eve Bakery backroom, 54 Reece Crescent. Plastic Bag Free Wanaka Facebook page or email: plasticbagfreewanaka@gmail.com for more info.

CHIMNEY SWEEPING, WINDOW CLEANING, carpet repairs by experienced local tradesman. A & J Services, call John 0274 331 482 or 443 6255, email: john.anneke@xtra.co.nz

FLORENCES FOODSTORE & CAFE require a long-term chef from Sun - Wed, (incl Wed evening) 7.00am - 4pm. Must be efficient, speedy and food passionate. Please send a relevant resume of your culinary experience to info@florencesfoodstore.co.nz

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

ENTERPRISING COLLEGE STUDENT offering $12 banana boxes, full of fine macrocarpa hand split kindling, delivered! Ring or text Nicholas. Fantastic firestarter! Ph 0274 703 170.

HOUSE FOR SALE. Peninsula Bay. Brand new near completion. 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom, double garage. Great views. Enquiries to 0273 640 058.

THERAPEUTIC MASSAGE AND LYMPHATIC drainage. Personalised to your needs. Call Susanne McCutcheon. Ph: 0210 2493 116 or 443 6864. Mobile or at clinic.

APPLICATIONS CLOSE 25 AUGUST for the Roost Mortgage Brokers Queenstown $5000 regional scholarship. Whether you're an artist, an entrepreneur, an athlete, or a visionary looking to make a difference in your community – a Roost Mortgage Brokers $5000 AMP Scholarship can fast track your path to success. Find out more at www.ampscholarships.co.nz

WANAKA CROQUET CLUB Annual General Meeting to be held on Saturday 20th August at the Club Rooms, Warren Street.

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

HOW DO WE CELEBRATE our 1st birthday? By bringing back our locals favourite promotion. Throughout August at Mazunga Restaurant, receive two courses from our entree, set main or dessert menu for $45. Mention our birthday special each time you book. Ph 443 6394.

HEART KIDS CENTRAL OTAGO - Supporting Heart Kids Through Life Street Appeal, held on 5th August 2016 at Wanaka New World, would like to thank the community for their generosity.

TE ANAU TWO BEDROOM TOWN HOUSE close to town centre, conservatory, garage, Oamaru stone - $275,00. Phone 03 225 8296 anytime.

TOYOTA COROLLA SEDAN "Plus" model 1997. 5 speed manual. NZ new. Metallic wine red with mag wheels. In very good order. Cheap to run. $2,990 ono. Phone 0274 386 616.

ROOM FOR RENT: Albert Town. Single person to share spacious sunny three bedroom house with a couple. Long term, mature, tidy. $150 p/w. All inclusive. Contact 0210 497 927. suearenja@gmail.com

FOR SALE: Blue fabric electric lift chair 5 months old $800.00, 3 seater sofa bed $600.00, Rimu chest of drawers and 2 bedside tables $500.00, bookcase $100.00, Black leatherette Lazy Boy recliner $100.00. Ph 443 4437.

THE LANDSCAPER: with 20 years experience providing a reliable professional quality personalised service. Fences, paving, lawns, irrigation, planting, decks, pergolas,  stonework, concrete, outdoor fireplaces and entertainment areas a specialty. Call Malcolm 027 4320 244.

UNWANTED FIREARMS? Let me try and repurpose them. Call Greg 0274 538 839.

FULL TIME POSITION - CUSTOMER SERVICE ASSISTANT. The successful applicant will possess initiative, a willingness to learn, be outgoing & have previously worked in a customer service role. Permanent Wanaka residents only please. This full time position requires working weekends. Please email your CV to info@puzzlingworld.co.nz

NANNY/ BABYSITTER AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY - days & evenings! 27 yr old, Australian female- reliable, honest, trustworthy. 10 years experience with kids from 2 years old. Please contact Samantha: 0210 8368 022 or samilauren3@gmail.com

FOR RENT: New semi furnished 4-bedroom family home. Open plan living, log fire and heat pump. 2 bathrooms. Double garage. Doubled glazed. All day sun. Close to schools and park. Accommodation Wanaka 03 443 0045  www.accommodationwanaka.com

LOOKING FOR LUGGAGE! World Travellers Wanaka now stock Voyager suitcases and accessories. Pop into the office now for all your luggage requirements. Upstairs 4 Helwick Street or ph 443 7414.

PRESERVE THOSE PRECIOUS MOMENTS before it's to late. VHS video tapes degrade over time. We specialise in converting VHS, audio tapes and all media to DVD or digital. Tidy Design, your file conversion specialist. 3 Frederick St. Ph 443 4433.

CHAPTER 5 - 50% SALE: Winter stock clearance sale 50% off the lot, shoes...boots men and women. All clothing including Diesel jeans...New London, Maison Scotch and more...see you in the Pembroke Mall.

TREE CARE PROFESSIONALS: prune, shape, thin, remove damage risk, improve your view, crown reduction, tree removal, stump grinding, firewooding! Free quotes from fully qualified and fully insured Tree Tamers 03 443 6454 or www.treetamers.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.

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.

WHAT'S FOR DINNER? The Butcher's Block and Smokehouse stocks premium fresh meats from Otago, Southland and Canterbury. We make all our own smallgoods – sausages, bacon, salami and more – on-site. Come in and see us today for some inspiration with this week's dinners! www.butchersblockwanaka.co.nz

BLOKES STRENGTH & RANGE GROUP: Dougal Allan is gone, but our Blokes are not forgotten! Peak Endurance Wanaka is offering high quality Strength, Range & Core classes to keep Wanaka's Blokes fit and injury-free. We have space in our Tuesdays 6:30am class. Blokes Strength Groups are for active males who want a lifetime of health in the mountains, on their bikes, or in multisport races. Katharine Eustace is our leader, bringing a wealth of resources as a Physiotherapist, past Olympian and Multisporter. To register contact valburke@xtra.co.nz or katharineeustace@hotmail.com

COME TO THE WANAKA BAG SEWING DRIVE and help create fabulous Wanaka reusable bags. Jobs for all including non-sewers. Bring your trusty sewing machine, pins, thread, sharp scissors and something yummy to share. Saturday 3rd September 1pm - 4pm and Thursday 8th September 6pm - 9pm. Adam & Eve Bakery backroom, 54 Reece Crescent. Plastic Bag Free Wanaka Facebook page or email: plasticbagfreewanaka@gmail.com.

BLAIKIE RECRUITMENT: Employers, hands up if you have advertised for a new staff member and you were inundated with CV's  If your hand isn't up then you are in the minority!! Blaikie Recruitment offers flexible, tailor made stress free recruitment solutions for your company. Please call Annabel Blaikie on 027 2416 619 or email: annabel@blaikierecruitment.co.nz

SERGEANT AND MADAME MOUSE HAIRCUTTERS. Ladies $35, gents $20, kids $15. 17 Plantation Road, upstairs from Proactive Gym. Phone 021 1551 105.

WANTED! ONE/TWO BEDROOMED, self-contained rental, long-term ideally. Quiet local professional, no pets, non-smoker. References available. Please contact Diana on (021) 400 857 /wanakamusiccentre@gmail.com

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

HOUSE WANTED TO RENT for local family. 2/3 bedroom house preferably long term and with a log burner. Phone 027 2737 183.

NEED HR/HUMAN RESOURCES ADVICE or support? Aspiring HR can provide full range of services from recruitment, managing performance, H&S, legal matters such as employment agreements, salaries and wages, leave, disciplinary processes, restructuring etc. Call Vicki Donoghue on 027 2089 462 or email vickidonoghue10@gmail.com

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON senior stylist Kristin Renda is running a $50 ladies haircut special each Friday in August. Includes shampoo and blow wave. 1/12 Frederick Street. Phone 443 5898.

TRANSPORT TO CARDRONA WITH ALPINE CONNEXIONS. Book online www.alpineconnexions.co.nz or call 03 443 9120. Multi ride tickets available.

LADIES, BEEN DREAMING of going on a ski road trip to Temple Basin? Carpool with Mission WOW 26-28 Aug for a weekend of workshops and adventures. More info and online rego www.missionwow.org, jo@missionwow.org

ASPARAGUS - ASPARAGUS - Time to plant! Jersey Giants bundles of 5 now in store. Wanaka Mitre 10. 

BELLA FASHION SALE further reductions, making room for exciting new Spring arrivals.

TRADIES NEED A GOOD working 4x4 Toyota Hiace 1995 Van? Well serviced, good tyres, roof racks, snow chains. RUC, WOF, REG up to date. $10,000 please call 021 1202 353.

THE CHEF'S TABLE BY RIPPON IS OPEN on Friday and Saturday this week. Only a few weeks to go for our pop-up restaurant over winter. Contact us on 0210 8435 786 or events@rippon.co.nz for bookings.

LOVE MUSIC? Support Mount Aspiring College band "Ceiling". With your vote they could play their original songs live at Smokefree Rockquest's National Final in Auckland. Text ceiling (lower case) to 8466 - text cost 20c.

MILFORD SOUND TICKETS: x2 Coach-Cruise-Coach return tickets from Queenstown to Milford including Day Cruise, value $375 for sale $200 o.n.o phone Matthew 021 305 865 (use by 20th August req).

67 COUNTRIES, that's how many the team at Wanaka Flight Centre have been to. With a combined total of 70 years in the travel and tourism industry, unparalleled knowledge and passion for travel, who better to speak to about your next trip? Chances are we have been there and can help you make the most of your time away. Call us on 03 443 4101 or visit us at Flight Centre, 38 Helwick Street

PACKERS REQUIRED for busy local bakery. Night Shift 5pm-1am. Day Shift 9am-5pm. Experience preferred. Must be local and intending to remain in the area. Please call (03) 443 2253 or email info@thebakerynz.co.nz

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. 

FULL TIME POSITION - CUSTOMER SERVICE ASSISTANT. Chinese language with fluent English will be an advantage. The successful applicant will possess initiative, a willingness to learn, be outgoing & have previously worked in a customer service role.  Permanent Wanaka residents only please. This full time position requires working weekends. Please email your CV to info@puzzlingworld.co.nz

GARDENING AND ROSE PRUNING. Need a hand in the garden? Your local experienced gardener, Lynette 0220 773 859 or 443 2946 a/h.

LUGGATE HOTEL PIZZA NIGHT every Wednesday. Dine in or Take Away. Phone 03 443 8523.

1/2 PRICE CLOTHING SALE: Hospice shop, Brownston Street. See you there.

ROAD BIKE CANNONDALE 3.0. Aluminimum. Hand built in USA. Small frame with aerobars. In mint condition. $450. Phone 0274 386 616.

TILERS, LABOURER WANTED. IMMEDIATE start. Ph 027 4431 725.

NEED A DOG GROOMER? The Soggy Dawg Pet Boutique & Spa. We offer your pets a clean, warm, secure, environment with professional advice to you with a smile and your pets are treated like one of our own. 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/pm Sheryl 0274 430 053 www.thesoggydawg.co.nz or Facebook for up to date pictures. "Groomed to Paw-fection".

FOR ALL YOUR LANDSCAPING NEEDS contact Dave Spedding, the full service landscaping professionals. Design, paving, lawns, planting plans and irrigation. Like us on Facebook or check out www.wanakalandscaping.co.nz Phone 021 707 481 or 443 2721.

WATERFALL EQUESTRIAN CENTRE are looking for experienced trekking guides, must have several years of experience with horses, have a flexible schedule, be over 18 and be good with people! Check out our website to find out what we are about www.waterfallequestrian.com and send applications to info@waterfallequestrian.com

GARAGE SALE Saturday 20th. Household items, fly fishing gear, waders, wet suits etc. 150 Warren Street from 9am.

CROMWELL COUPLE SEEK floor space 6m x 5 m +/-, storage in Wanaka area from November through to late April. Shed or garage, rural is ok too, as long as it is covered from weather. Anything considered. walterkiwi@hotmail.com or 022 6747 394.

FRUIT TREESornamental trees, lots of trees! Mitre 10 Garden Department have new seasons trees in. Be in quick.

DIRTY CAR? NEED A CARWASH? Caltex's touchfree carwash, from $9. Options available: foambath, underbody, wheelwash, doublewash, protectant wax. Caltex Wanaka.

ARE YOU A WOMAN wanting to continue your journey of expansion and transformation, uncovering your uniqueness, passions & purpose...then this retreat/workshop is for you. Shine Retreats invites you to "The Art & Adventure Of Creating A Life You Love". A non-residential Retreat Workshop, 21st - 24th October 2016, Wanaka. Early bird and bring a friend discounts before September 1st. For more info' please go to www.shineretreatsnz.com

CHILD MINDER WANTED to look after 2 girls for 2 afternoons a week. Phone Ann-Marie on 021 1197 811.

BADMINTON FOR ADULTS. If you are interested in playing badminton at the Wanaka Recreation Centre, give Julie a call on 0204 0397 654.

LOCAL, LONG TERM, PERMANENT young lady - ex Mt Aspiring College student, looking for full time work. Excellent CV and references for Retail/Customer Service/Sales/Animal Health. Please phone Dana 027 4284 479.

CENTRAL LAKES PHYSIO for all your physio and pilates needs. Call 443 1711 or book in online www.physiowanaka.co.nz

WANAKA'S ONLY LAUNDROMAT is open from 6am-11pm daily at Caltex. Free wifi, oversized washers and 9 dryers, complimentary laundry detergent.

FOR SALE - CARAVAN. Tidy, well insulated, 2 berth. Has electrical warrant and is warranted and registered. $5,500. Phone 443 7581 or 021 302 015.

ALBERT TOWN'S CAFE & RESTAURANT (Albie's). Cafe open from 8am Monday to Friday and 8.30am Saturday Sunday. Restaurant from 5pm until 9pm every night.

COFFEE & GOURMET PIE combo at Caltex. Try our new fresh milk, ground bean coffee with a Tuckers Ridge gourmet pie. Only $7 at Caltex Wanaka, available 6am - 11pm daily.

LAPTOP WITH MICROSOFT EXCEL and internet capability, wanted to borrow or hire for one month. Doesn't need to be anything flash. Phone 0274 431 942.

PART-TIME HANDYMAN: Central Heating Solutions are looking for a general maintenance handyman to work part-time. For more info ph 03 443 5845 or e: info@heatingsolutions.net.nz 

WHY CEDAR PROFESSIONALS? We love keeping CEDAR looking great. Cedar is low maintenance not no maintenance, and whether you have a partial or full cedar home, you want it looking its best and protected from the harsh South Island conditions. Call 0508 443 555 for free inspection.

COLLECTORS' EVENING is Thursday August 25th from 6.30pm-8pm. This months topic is 'china' so bring along your favourite piece to share with others! Call Kim at Silk Road Trading Co. 021 495 569 to confirm your attendence.

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

FASTFATCHEF PIZZA - Open 11am to 9pm Sunday to Thursday. Open 11am to 10pm Friday and Saturday. Delivery 7 days a week from 6pm. Phone 021 1971 893 to place your orders. Locals discount code = "wanaka" www.fastfatchef-wanaka.com

LOOKING FOR SOMEONE to take over a small Property Management/Cleaning business. Please phone 0210 2548 095 for details.

BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE COURSES 25-28 August: Comprehensive course for skiers & boarders. Learn essential skills to travel safely in the backcountry. 3 places available. Contact Aspiring Guides: 443 9422 www.aspiringguides.com

FULL TIME POSITION - CUSTOMER SERVICE ASSISTANT. Chinese language with fluent English will be an advantage. The successful applicant will possess initiative, a willingness to learn, be outgoing & have previously worked in a customer service role.  Permanent Wanaka residents only please. This full time position requires working weekends. Please email your CV to info@puzzlingworld.co.nz

ESCAPE TO QUEENSLAND, holiday in our superior 2 bedroom beachfront apartment in Currumbin, Queensland with 4 star resort facilities. Easy trip – fly Jetstar direct Queenstown to Coolangatta (7mins away). Tel 443 9993 for photos and reasonable rates.

FASTFATCHEF PIZZA - Open 11am to 9pm Sunday to Thursday. Open 11am to 10pm Friday and Saturday. Delivery 7 days a week from 6pm. Phone 021 1971 893 to place your orders. Locals discount code = "wanaka" www.fastfatchef-wanaka.com

REIKI WORKSHOP 27/28 AUGUST.  Excellent introduction into natural healing and personal growth. Local Reiki teacher Terry Drayton. Ph 027 2058 454 or www.namastewanaka.co.nz

FOR SALE single bed and base, excellent condition $50. Ladies bike with carrier, stand, lock and pump $150. Phone 443 8347.

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

SELLING SKI GEAR: Head Raceski (166cm) and Solomon poles (120cm) $120 o.n.o. Call 021 2556 441.

EDGEWATER IS SEEKING a highly professional, positive and passionate receptionist to join our front office team. Applicant must be fluent in both English and Mandarin. Hotel experience preferred but not essential. Send cover letter and CV to Fiona at amrooms@edgewater.co.nz.

FIREWOOD4WINTER: Quality dry old pine firewood: 3m3 or 6m3 loads available. Ph/Txt 027 8438 901 or email: firewood4winter@gmail.com

PACKERS REQUIRED for busy local bakery. Night Shift 5pm-1am. Day Shift 9am-5pm. Experience preferred. Must be local and intending to remain in the area. Please call (03) 443 2253 or email info@thebakerynz.co.nz

DO YOU NEED... help with budgeting? Community Networks Wanaka offers referrals to free Budget Advisory service. Talk to us: 443 7799 or visit 73 Brownston St or www.communitynetworks.co.nz

CARDRONA HOTEL HAS AN OPPORTUNITY for a Chef de Partie who is ready to take on the challenge of our busy kitchen. To succeed in this role you must be highly motivated, have experience in a high pace restaurant and, most importantly, share our vision to serve the best pub fare in New Zealand. Service includes breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as functions. Minimum of two years experience, a passion for cooking, and grace under pressure are pre-requisites. We will need someone who lives locally as there is the possibility of split shifts and you will need to have a valid work visa with a minimum of a year availability or residency. Please reply to: info@cardronahotel.co.nz with your CV and covering letter.

BLAIKIE RECRUITMENT: Employers, hands up if you have advertised for a new staff member and you were inundated with CV's  If your hand isn't up then you are in the minority!! Blaikie Recruitment offers flexible, tailor made stress free recruitment solutions for your company. Please call Annabel Blaikie on 027 2416 619 or email: annabel@blaikierecruitment.co.nz

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

HAIR ART WORKSHOP & MOBILE. For art, creativity and simplicity. Natural - based/organic products. Weddings, hair ups, colourwork, creative techniques, body waves, texture waves, scalp massage and moisture treatments. Keratherapy straightening system. Hair extensions and dreadlocks. www.hairartnz.com. Ph 443 9545.

HAVE YOU TRIED THE HOT-SMOKED SALMON from The Butcher's Block and Smokehouse? Smoked on-site in our high-tech smoker using premium fresh salmon direct from Aoraki Salmon. Delicious! Shop local at Wanaka's only dedicated butcher; shop 33 Reece Crescent.

WATERFALL EQUESTRIAN CENTRE are looking for experienced trekking guides, must have several years of experience with horses, have a flexible schedule, be over 18 and be good with people! Check out our website to find out what we are about www.waterfallequestrian.com and send applications to info@waterfallequestrian.com

CAR SNOWCHAINS FROM ONLY $79 at Caltex. All car/4WD sizes available. Quick fit, with ratchet tensioning. Free sizing, test fitting and demonstration. Caltex Wanaka - your Wanaka snowchain specialists.

LAPTOP WITH MICROSOFT EXCEL and internet capability, wanted to borrow or hire for one month. Doesn't need to be anything flash. Phone 0274 431 942.

FESTIVAL OF SPORT AND RECREATION: Saturday September 17th, 9am-1pm, Wanaka Recreation Centre. Businesses interested in a $50 display booth to sell product or services please contact Janet Ph: 021 2331 558.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN'S ALBIE'S RESTAURANT open from 5pm until 9pm. Kid friendly. No driving around looking for a park, kids menu. Leather couches for mum and dad to relax.

BAR MANAGER REQUIRED. We are looking for someone with 3 years management experience (minimum), extensive cocktail knowledge, experience in cocktail competitions. A full duty managers cert. This is a long term position. Please call 03 443 4911 for more infomation.

SERVICES AVAILABLE: Child and pet minding at our home close to town. Spring cleaning including steam cleaned venetian blinds. Phone 022 3119 113.

ATTENTION ALL VINEYARD OWNERS, restaurant owners and wine enthusiasts! 'SIlk Road Trading Co.' has just received a beautiful hand-forged metal wine storage cage! It is a must see as it is a  true work of art! Dimensions: 91cm wide x 39cm deep x 180cm high. Enquiries call Kim Henderson 021 495 569.

DREAMING OF BIKE-TOURING one of the Pacific islands? Needing some gear tips? Good Rotations bicycle shop has a large range of bikes and bags to suit all adventures: Salsa, Surly, Vivente, Ortlieb, Revelate, dynamo power & lighting, etc. 34 Anderson Road, Wanaka, www.goodrotations.co Phone 03 443 4349.

TOSHIBA AIR CONDITIONING UNIT. Model RAS-1BUAHT. 6.8 k. For sale $450 ono. Phone 0274 743 529.

FRUIT TREES ARE HERE!! Be in quick for your favourite varieties. Wanaka Mitre 10 for a huge selection of fruit and ornamental trees.

LAKE HAWEA PHYSIOTHERAPY www.lakehaweaphysio.co.nz ACC and private physiotherapy treatments, therapeutic massage. Call Kaz for an appointment. Phone 443 8446 or 021 996 506.

HOUSE SWAP - mid-June to mid-September 2017. Beautiful 4 bedroom house in a quiet cul-de-sac in Havelock North, Hawke's Bay. Central heating, spa pool, house cleaner and gardener, and 2 Burmese cats! Wanting to swap with 3-4 bedroom home in Wanaka. Phone Amanda on 021 985 884.

THE CHEF'S TABLE BY RIPPON IS OPEN on Friday and Saturday this week. Only a few weeks to go for our pop-up restaurant over winter. Contact us on 0210 8435 786 or events@rippon.co.nz for bookings.

RITA'S GIFTS AT ALBERT TOWN - Gorgeous different gifts and local art. Open 10.30am-5.30pm Tuesday to Sunday next to Dairy. Phone 443 7473.

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON senior stylist Kristin Renda is running a $50 ladies haircut special each Friday in August. Includes shampoo and blow wave. 1/12 Frederick Street. Phone 443 5898.

CHANGE OF OWNERSHIP AT KATE FINDLAY Interiors "theworkroom" now has a new HQ. Pop in and see the new look shop, browse our stunning fabric collections or Book an Interior Consultation today at 75 Brownston St Wanaka | 9 - 5 Mon - Sat www.theworkroom.boutique | Anna Begg 0210 2014 495.

EMPLOYEE WANTED. Reliable and trustworthy. Preferably someone with experience in cleaning, pest control and fire/water restoration. Please send application with CV to ch2nz@xtra.co.nz

OAKRIDGE RESORT IS LOOKING for a full time waitstaff member, position begins end of September. Requires morning and evening work and must be available weekdays and weekends. Previous experience in other 4 star hotels or similar would be preferred. C.V. to be emailed to accounts@oakridge.co.nz

LUGGATE HOTEL HAPPY HOUR Fri 5.30-6.30pm. We've updated our menu. Burgers are back! Takeaway too. Phone 03 443 8523.

BARLEY STRAW small bales $6 each. Phone 027 6819 966.

CANCER REHAB IS NOW FULLY FUNDED for up to 5 sessions if you qualify for funding through the Pinc and Steel Cancer Rehab Trust. Call Central Lakes Physio on 443 1711.

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.

COPPER KEAS...made from recycled copper and individually handcrafted. Look fab on a fence or wall, inside or out. Examples on Copper Kea Facebook page or ring Martin on 0274 939 194 to arrange a viewing.

COWHIDES, CALFSKINS, REINDEERS, ICELANDIC sheepskin, handbags, furniture. Top quality cowhides, beautifully tanned, wide range, all sizes. Med-Superhides. Kate of Arcadia handbags, purses, hassocks, footstools, Ottoman benches, cowhide furniture, midcalf cowhide boots. 34 Plantation Rd, Wanaka. Winter popup shop fundraiser for self funded Alpine athlete Piera Hudson NZ's top female ski racer. Please support her get to the Winter Olympics. Phone 027 4499 774.

LOCALS DAY AT THE SNOWFARM THIS SUNDAY 21ST! Come up and give cross-country skiing a go! Only $35 for ski pass, rental, and introductory lesson. Check out our second hand ski/boot deals!

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN'S LOCALS card draw every Friday between 6.30pm & 7.30pm... It is up to $350. Must be in bar to win. Raffles, free bar snacks. Free courtesy coach pick up and drop off. Ph 443 4545.

TABLE TENNIS Competition this Thursday. Luggate Hotel 6pm. Bring out your inner Forrest Gump.

SUBARU OUTBACK 4X4 2005 - reg and wof up to date. Good tyres, roof racks, snow chains. Awesome mountain car $7,000. Please call 021 1202 353.

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.

NEED A VENUE for your next meeting, community group activity, pop up shop or training workshop? Wanaka Yacht Club is a great choice. Good rates. Lakefront location, kitchen facilities, tables & chairs. Contact Andy 021 1075 520. 

BE A CONSCIOUS CONSUMER by supporting fair trade. Soulfood Organic is a proud stockist of fair trade organically grown bananas and the Trade Aid range which includes organic chocolate, spices, sugar, tea and more. Shop in store or online: soulfoodorganic.co.nz

CHEF DE PARTIE REQUIRED at Bistro Gentil. Email: info@bistrogentil.co.nz with your CV or pop in and ask for head chef Mario during non-service hours.

BEAUTY THERAPIST REQUIRED - An amazing opportunity has come up for a qualified and experienced Beauty Therapist to join Glow Beauty Studio. This is a part-time position suitable for someone who prides themselves on their work. Honesty, integrity, time management and passion are just some of the attributes we are looking for in the successful candidate. If this sounds like you then please email your CV and cover letter to feehobbs77@hotmail.co.nz

KINDLING FOR SALE. Bone dry. $10 per banana box. Delivered. Phone David 443 7337.

HOSPICE SHOP CLOTHING SALE: all 1/2 price (excluding hand knitted garments). See you there, Brownston Street.

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

FOR SALE: beautiful and uniquely New Zealand cowhides, luxury sheepskins (natural and coloured), deerskin, possums, insoles and cushions. Now available in Wanaka, these premium quality artisan products are locally sourced then masterfully crafted and tanned in Southland by Animal Skin Tanning Services. Phone or text Jennifer 027 3449 522 to enquire or view.

CENTRAL LAKES PHYSIO for all your physio and pilates needs. Call 443 1711 or book in online www.physiowanaka.co.nz

DOG PROBLEMS? Daytime classes starting soon. Science based positive reinforcement methods by Qualified Dog Behavorist with over 30 years exp. Canine Life & Social Skills C.L.A.S.S. Your dog will love it you will love the results. Ph 021 636 599. leone@dogszone.co.nz

WORLD-FAMOUS AVIATION CALENDAR GHOSTS WW2 available now from Warbirds & Wheels at the airport. Great Father's Day gift just $24.90.

67 COUNTRIES, that's how many the team at Wanaka Flight Centre have been to. With a combined total of 70 years in the travel and tourism industry, unparalleled knowledge and passion for travel, who better to speak to about your next trip? Chances are we have been there and can help you make the most of your time away. Call us on 03 443 4101 or visit us at Flight Centre, 38 Helwick Street

UNWANTED FIREARMS? Let me try and repurpose them. Call Greg 0274 538 839.

PAINTER REQUIRED FOR full time employment. Minimum 5 years experience and capable of spraying out interior house needed. Phone 0204 0133 350.

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

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

JAPAN, VIETNAM, CHINA, HONG KONG, SINGAPORE - Asia on sale now with Air New Zealand! Call into World Travellers, Upstairs 4 Helwick Street along from Wanaka Fine Art Gallery or email wanaka@worldtravellers.co.nz Quick, sales end 29 August!

SNOWFARM: Locals day this Sunday 21st, come up and give cross-country skiing a go! Only $35 for ski pass, rental, and introductory lesson. Check out our second hand ski/boot deals!

CHRONIC FATIGUE? IMMUNE ISSUES? DIGESTIVE problems? Stress & anxiety? Live Hair Analysis may identify food intolerances, inflammation, deficiencies leading to chronic fatigue, chemical overload, immune status, electro-hypersensitivity, hormone imbalance & skin rashes. Results in 15 mins. 021 947 056 www.yogastudiocromwell.com

FOR ALL YOUR ELECTRICAL REQUIREMENTS phone Tony Wellman Electrical 0274 382 352.

 

 

SERGEANT AND MADAME MOUSE HAIRCUTTERS. Ladies $35, gents $20, kids $15. 17 Plantation Road, upstairs from Proactive Gym. Phone 021 1551 105.

WANAKLEAN DOG GROOMING SERVICE now in my new home away from home salon. Warm and cosy and a very safe environment for you to bring your much beloved dog. Always plenty of love and hugs available. Call Suzie for an appointment on 027 5110 282 or visit the Wanaklean Dog FB page.

HERSTORY ENABLES WOMAN to facilitate the changes they need in life through open hearted awareness of self. www.herstory-craniosacral.com

ROAD BIKE CANNONDALE 3.0. Aluminimum. Hand built in USA. Small frame with aerobars. In mint condition. $450. Phone 0274 386 616.

CHAPTER 5 - 50% SALE: Winter stock clearance sale 50% off the lot, shoes...boots men and women. All clothing including Diesel jeans...New London, Maison Scotch and more...see you in the Pembroke Mall.

LANDSCAPING LABOURERS WANTED: Landscaping experience necessary. Great opportunities. Varied work. Email CV or relevant experience and references to info@groundswell.net.nz or call 0210 2754 406.

WORKER REQUIRED for busy Joinery workshop. Experience preferred but not compulsory as training will be provided. Call John on 0274 911 922 or email your CV to: info@cutit.co.nz

DOG GROOMING: Experienced dog groomer working in Wanaka, starting on 21st August. For an appointment phone Glenys 03 230 4715 or 027 2849 238.

MOST PEOPLE CAN OIL TIMBER but when treating your house preparation is key! For the best finish your house must be properly cleaned and prepped before staining and oiling timber. Cedar Professionals offer free appointment call 0508 443 555.

KEEN TO UP-SKILL and get into the backcountry freshies? Ladies, register with Mission WOW for 10 Sept intro to backcountry and touring courses with Aspiring Guides. Dynafit gear to use FOC, limited numbers. Online rego www.missionwow.org, jo@missionwow.org

DUNEDIN ACCOMMODATION: Warm & tidy house, sleeps up to 4 people. Close to Mercy Hospital and Moana Pool. $120 per night, includes linen and cleaning. Free wifi. Call Jeremy on 021 323 276.

FOR ALL YOUR LANDSCAPING NEEDS contact Dave Spedding, the full service landscaping professionals. Design, paving, lawns, planting plans and irrigation. Like us on Facebook or check out www.wanakalandscaping.co.nz Phone 021 707 481 or 443 2721.

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

LITHGOW SINGLE SHOT .22 model 1. $100. Remington pump action .22 1912 model $400. Phone 0274 538 839.

TOYOTA COROLLA SEDAN "Plus" model 1997. 5 speed manual. NZ new. Metallic wine red with mag wheels. In very good order. Cheap to run. $2,990 ono. Phone 0274 386 616.

$49 RACKS AND $79 RACKS now at Merino Story, Brownston Street. Great bargins. New stock arriving daily, Lemon Tree, Pingpong and many more. Don't wait call in today, you wont be dissapointed.

DREAM DOORS KITCHENS. NZ's No 1 kitchen reface company and we also supply new designer kitchens. A huge range of colours, styles and benchtops. We design and install to your budget. Call 0800 437 326 for your free consultation.

THE LUGGATE ALBION CRICKET CLUB INC will hold its AGM on the 30th August, 7pm at the Galloway Pavilion, 150 Aubrey Rd, Wanaka. A Junior Cricket meeting will be held in September. Any enquiries to Club Captain Tim Dormer 027 9026 172 or President Mike OConnor 021 499 642.

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

WEIRD REQUEST! WANTED TO BORROW / Purchase for arts project: Brown/blond hippie-style wig, black shoulder-length wig, black fluffy earmuffs, leggings - brown / cream / black - either plain or textured or spotted, tartan beret, floaty white/cream skirt, scruffy afghan coat, large black leather jacket. If you can assist with any of these items please text 027 6001 477. Would be great to hear from you!

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

NANNY/ BABYSITTER AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY - days & evenings! 27 yr old, Australian female- reliable, honest, trustworthy. 10 years experience with kids from 2 years old. Please contact Samantha: 0210 8368 022 or samilauren3@gmail.com

TRAVEL EXPO DEALS at Wanaka Flight Centre; the last weekend in August Sat 27th & Sun 28th 9am-4pm. All your travel needs under one roof. We'll have flights, hotels, tours, cruises, car hire, travel insurance & more on sale. Don't miss out on getting the best price for your 2016 or 2017 trip. Make an appointment for the Travel Expo weekend by calling 03 443 4101 or pop in store, Flight Centre 38 Helwick St.

HOUSE WANTED TO RENT in Wanaka by mature professional couple from early November for 12 months. Unfurnished. No pets. References available. Phone Graeme on 021 364 655.

KINGS WINDOW CLEANING: new construction, domestic and commercial. Please contact Nathan for a free onsite quote. Ph 021 2354 700.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN - Watch the All Blacks v Australia on Saturday. Comfortable couches, kid friendly, courtesy coach, great food.

QUAD BIKE 2007 HONDA TRX420. New tyres, Recon shocks, tool box, gun rack. Great hunting setup. $3950. Mob 021 484 044.

THE LANDING RESTAURANT - Winter Wednesdays - house corned beef with all the trimmings $24 with a complimentary glass of house wine. Ph 03 443 5099, upstairs 80 Ardmore Street.

TRANSPORT TO CARDRONA WITH ALPINE CONNEXIONS. Book online www.alpineconnexions.co.nz or call 03 443 9120. Multi ride tickets available.

PONY POO FUNDRAISER for 2 Hawea/Wanaka Pony Club members. Trailer loads $30 delivered or $4 per bag. Phone Emily 027 6668 030 or Lucy 027 2364 336.

MASSAGE: LOMILOMI. DEEPLY RELAX, warm, nurture. Lymphatic Drainage: Cleanse. Support Immunity. Reduce swelling. Ph Maryann 021 1101 160.

MITSUBISHI I CAR FOR SALE. 2007. Red. Rego to 5/17, wof to 11/16. 18,000km. VGC. Drives and runs perfectly. Professionally undersealed and rustproofed. Always garaged. Selling for financial reasons only. $7,999. Email enquiries only please: pelwellsutton@fastmail.fm

1/2 PRICE CLOTHING SALE: Hospice shop, Brownston Street. See you there.

CLINICAL SPACE IS AVAILABLE NOW in central Wanaka. Easy access for your clients. Come and join our great team by calling 0275 343 497.

WE'RE LOOKING FOR A COMPETENT GRILL CHEF to join the Red Star team on a full-time/permanent basis. You must have extensive experience in food preparation and short order cooking, be able to manage a team under pressure and oversee the day-day runnings of our busy little business. A cooking qualification and a duty manager's certificate are preferred. Drop in with a CV!

BARISTAS – CARDRONA ALPINE RESORT needs confident, competent and experienced people to help keep our staff and guests going until the end of the season making coffees! For more info and to apply online visit employment.cardrona.com

LOOKING FOR SOMEONE to take over a small Property Management/Cleaning business. Please phone 0210 2548 095 for details.

FULL-TIME HEATING TECHNICIAN: Are you experienced working with Infloor,  Radiator, Diesel boilers, Gas and Solid Fuel, Solar and Voltaic Systems? If you are interested in a diverse and rewarding full time position with the team at Central Heating Solutions ph 443 5845 or info@heatingsolutions.net.nz. Enquiries treated with the strictest confidence.

MULLED WINE IS BACK at the winter markets this Thursday from 3pm. Come get your hot mug of goodness.

TIMBER FLOORING. Supply and install of European quality engineered wood floors. Phone 0211 788 589.

HABITAT RESTORATION PLANTING Saturday 20 August, with Te Kākano at Diamond Lake. Meet at the lake at 10am. Tools and morning tea provided. If possible, please bring an old pack to help carry Matai up to the planting area, a 20 minute climb up the hill. For queries contact Andrew, 021 342 187. www.tekakano.org.nz

ASPIRING ATHLETES CLUB are seeking coaches to support their junior summer programme starting in October. Coach development programme offered and numerous enthusiastic athletes waiting! Call Bronwyn if interested 027 4733 141.

ELECTRIC CARS ARE THE FUTURE! Let's lead the charge from Wanaka! Book a demo ($25) with Morgan at evolutionenergy.co.nz Phone 022 5663 736.

WOMAN = GODDESS: SPIRITUAL STRENGTH, VITALITY, PASSION. Shine Retreats invites you to "The Art And Adventure Of Creating A Life You Love". A non-residential Retreat/Workshop 21st - 24th October 2016, Wanaka. Limited spaces available. PH: Tanette Hickey 021 2622 049 www.shineretreatsnz.com 

DID EWE KNOW, UP TO 40% of heat can escape through your ceiling? Save power by insulating your home. Call Shear Comfort Wool Insulation 021 0629 212 for info.

WANAKA BAG SEWING DRIVE - sewers and non-sewers join forces to defeat the plastic bag invasion. Bring your trusty sewing machine, pins, thread, sharp scissors and something yummy to share. Saturday 3rd September, 1pm - 4pm and Thursday 8th September, 6pm - 9pm at Adam & Eve Bakery backroom, 54 Reece Crescent. Plastic Bag Free Wanaka Facebook page or email: plasticbagfreewanaka@gmail.com for more info.

BELLA FASHION SALE further reductions, making room for exciting new Spring arrivals.

CEDAR DOORS. Locally made solid timber front and internal doors. View the Main Divide range at www.cedardoors.co.nz or call Rich on 0275 263 695.

FOR SALE: Blue fabric electric lift chair 5 months old $800.00, 3 seater sofa bed $600.00, Rimu chest of drawers and 2 bedside tables $500.00, bookcase $100.00, Black leatherette Lazy Boy recliner $100.00. Ph 443 4437.

ASPARAGUS - ASPARAGUS - Time to plant! Jersey Giants bundles of 5 now in store. Wanaka Mitre 10. 

KAI WILL BE CLOSED until 4pm this Thursday 18th August for some maintenance work. Sorry for any inconvenience caused - come join us for happy hour (5-6pm)!!

TYRES! MOBILE TYRES WANAKA. For all your tyre needs available 7 days a week. Puncture repairs and new tyres. Car, 4WD and truck. Free air with every tyre sold! Call 021 973 722.

WANAKA DOG WALKING & PET SITTING. Our epic 2-hour group hikes are the perfect way for your four-legged friend to burn off some energy and socialise with other dogs. Small groups encourage improved behaviour which you'll notice both at home and out and about! Group hikes run every morning, Monday-Friday. Limited spaces available. Call Emily to book on 022 1629 851 or see www.wanakadogwalking.com for more information.

HOW DO WE CELEBRATE our 1st birthday? By bringing back our locals favourite promotion. Throughout August at Mazunga Restaurant, receive two courses from our entree, set main or dessert menu for $45. Mention our birthday special each time you book. Ph 443 6394.