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14 December 2016



WASTEBUSTERS IS LOOKING FOR six keen, music-loving, hard-working recyclers to work (yes, you get paid) at R&A 2016, 28th Dec – 2nd Jan. Applications at www.wanakawastebusters.co.nz or from the Wastebusters shop. 

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

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

MAZUNGA HAS A GREAT LOCAL DEAL! $49 for a 3 course meal. Salmon, lamb, pork all beautifully cooked for you. Phone 443 6394 or info@mazunga.co.nz to book. Valid up to Christmas!

CARPET REPAIRS, RE-STRETCHING, re-laying, inserts, laying small areas new carpet. Quality service by experienced local tradesman. Call John at A & J Services 0274 331 482 or 443 6255.

CASUAL STAFF NEEDED - Video Ezy. Pop in or ring 443 7881.

GRASS SEED AT THE YARD on Reece Crescent. Specifically formulated for Wanaka, and match up with a superior fertilizer and your grass will definitely be greener than the other side. 14 Reece Crescent. Phone 443 5069. www.theyardcentral.co.nz

THIERRY HUET PHOTOGRAPHY Wanaka book, calendar, prints, giftcards, Christmas special at Sunday and Thursday Markets or phone 443 5370.

WAITAKI CHRISTMAS HAMS - NZ GOLD WINNER - Order now. Direct from our farm to you 18th Dec free delivery. We are back Wanaka for our 4th year bringing you the best hams ever from 2kg - 10kg. Ph 027 6005 787 or sales@waitakibaconham.co.nz Let the Ham Elves make your Christmas Hamilicious! www.waitakibaconham.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.

MAGICIAN AND HYPNOTIST for your party, work 'do', private and corporate events. Xavier Crow from Australia in Wanaka this summer. Search xaviercrow88 on Facebook. Call Xavier 0211 301 671.

NEED A TILER. Tiling company in Wanaka with good references Call 027 8468 464 or www.protiling.co.nz

LAKE WANAKA CRUISES now under new ownership. Christmas parties, birthdays, fishing trips, weddings and celebrations aboard 55ft catamaran Dual Image. Phone 021 307 104 wanakacruises.co.nz

BOWRIDER SEARAY 220 SELECT. 450 hours, 350 Mercruiser Bravo Three Sternleg. Hard to find. 22ft model. (Replacement cost $160,000.) $48,000 ono. Phone 0272 286 157.

GIVE THE GIFT OF TRAVEL... Come in and talk to the girls at World Travellers about travel gift vouchers for your loved ones. 4 Helwick St, Wanaka or 03 443 7414.

WANAKA GOURMET KITCHEN is seeking front of house staff for a fast-paced, professional environment. Experience preferred. Send CV to info@wgk.co.nz or apply in person after 6pm.

ELDERFLOWER CORDIAL. Looking for that special non-alcoholic drink for your wedding, Christmas dinner or backyard barbie? Searching for the perfect locally produced gift for your corporate clients or that friend who has everything? Email Mother And Daughter on mad.wanaka@gmail.com for more information or ring 027 3552 431.

MOLEMEDIC - Please phone for January appointments before December 21. Dr Brian Wills, MB ChB FRNZCGP, Australian Diploma of Dermoscopy. 25B Russell St. Phone: 443 7929. www.molemedic.co.nz

PRINT IT, THE UPPER CLUTHA MESSENGER AND SIGN DEPOT will be closing at 3.30pm this Friday 16 December. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

BUILDING OR RENOVATING and need whiteware for your home? Visit Selectrix for the most comphrensive rundown on product that you will ever need. Fisher & Paykel, Miele, Electrolux, Bosch, Westinghouse, Beko. Pricing isn't even an issue. Visit Selectrix. Best advice. Best prices.

HAPPY SOCKS HAPPY CHRISTMAS – Base has a gigantic range of Happy socks in store now! We even have baby sizes!

WANT TO AVOID THE CRAZYNESS OF TOWN this holiday season, but still want kick-ass coffee and delicious food? The Good Spot Caravan is here to help! We will be open all holidays besides Christmas Day and New Years Day and will be serving up the 'Goodness'. Find us at 34 Anderson Road, with easy parking and great outdoor seating. Pre-order on 021 349 246. See you there!

NEED HR/HUMAN RESOURCES ADVICE or support? Aspiring HR can provide a 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 mail vickidonoghue10@gmail.com

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.

THE OLD TRUCK CAFE is now open at the Luggate Hotel. Our own personalised blend of coffee. Try our cabinet food made fresh daily on site. Pies to die for -salmon, pork belly and chicken cranberry, plus the old favourites. A truly historic venue with great food, coffee, breakfast and dinner. Open 7days from 8am.

WANAKA GOURMET KITCHEN is looking for a Kitchen Hand to join our team for Summer. If you would like to join our kitchen team please send your interest to info@wgk.co.nz

LIKE UNIQUELY HANDMADE ARTS? You will love the Sunday Craft Market! Pembroke Park, painings, pottery, candles, clothes, soap, cards and more. 

SUBARU LEGACY TS-R, 1.8Lt, manual, 213,000kms. $1800 ono. Call/text 027 8654 247.

FOR SALE. MODERN DESK 1800 x 800 plus office chair $20. 2 leather armchairs $240. Tel: 443 6344.

GIVE THE GIFT OF HEALTH AND FITNESS: Come in to ProActive gym today to give the gift of health and fitness to your friends and loved ones. Many gift card options and values available. Located at 17 Plantation Rd, Wanaka. Ph: 03 443 6500.

APPLE  IPADS, IMACS, MACBOOKS and all accessories available at Selectrix.

GIANT BUBBLES FOR EVERYONE! Bubble mix and wands of all sizes. Now taking bookings for Christmas/Summer Holidays bubble shows. Suitable for all kinds of celebrations! Kid-in-a-bubble, catch-a-bubble, bubbles-inside-bubbles... it's all possible! Community discounts available too. Call/text 021 400 857 for more information, thanks!

RUBYS CINEMA FAMILY PASS only $50 for 2 adults and 2 children.

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

BUSY WORKING DURING THE DAY? Come to Silk Road Trading Co for late night Christmas shopping on Thursday 15th and 22nd Dec from 1pm - 9pm. I will also host a 'Mens night only' shopping on Wednesday December 21st from 5.30 - 9.30pm. There will be beer and snacks to help you men into the Christmas spirit! Christmas shopping has never been more fun. Let us help you find that perfect unique gift for that someone special in your life. Call Kim Henderson on 021 495 569 for any enquiries.

SPEAK WITH CONFIDENCE - discover your authentic voice, uncover limiting beliefs and blocks, manage nervousness, public speak with power, passion & confidence. Group and private coaching. Contact Lee Ball ph: 027 3334 909. www.leeballcommunications.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.

THE SCHOOL HOLIDAY CLUB'S summer programme is out now! Keep your kids entertained, engaged and active. Check out the Community Networks Wanaka website for details and bookings: www. communitynetworks.co.nz/school-holiday-club/

3 SEATER SOFA, BEIGE $550, 2 seater sofa, beige $250, rattan high-back dining chairs x 4 $150, rattan bar stools x 2 $120, solid wood coffee table 1200 x 600 $275, rug 2m x 3m, red shaggy $450. Phone 443 5622 or 0277 166 239.

WEBER BBQS - New red and black Q models now in stock at Selectrix - Wanaka's only specialist dealer. All models and accessories in stock at Selectrix. Weber demo every Saturday at 12pm.

ASPIRING POOLS & SPAS are now open Saturday mornings from 9am to 1pm. Bring your Pool water in for a test and we will get you set up for summer. 56 Anderson Road, Ph 443 2994.

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.

SENTIMENTAL JOURNEY, Wanaka's antique vintage and quality secondhand store has relocated to Shop 48 The Mall, Cromwell. Paula wishes to thank her loyal customers for their patronage and is looking forward to seeing them in an even bigger and better store. Open 11am - 6pm daily. 

WANAKA FARMERS MARKET THIS Sunday from 10am until 2pm on Pembroke Park, along side the Sunday Craft Market. A wonderful opportunity to pick up those unique goodies for the festive season and enjoy the great Market vibe.

CURRY NIGHTS ARE BACK at the Wanaka Districts Club every Thursday from 5.30pm. Meals $14.50 dine in or take away.

GARAGE SALE: TODAY WEDNESDAY  5.30 - 7PM. Furniture, king single bed, kitchen, clothes etc. 7 Grierson Lane, off Matheison Crescent, Albert Town.

WIRELESS, BLUETOOTH, TURNTABLES, guitars, ukes, Devialet Phantom - diverse exclusive products at Selectrix. Check them out.

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

CRESTCLEAN WANAKA is looking for 1 full time commercial cleaner to join its team and to work from 9pm to 3am including weekends and holidays. Must commit to a minimum fixed term of 1 year. Please email CV to crestcleanwanaka@gmail.com

WINDOWS: DOUBLE GLAZED ALUMINIUM. Sliding W1450mm H1790mm wooden frames included. Matching pair as new condition. $260 each. Phone 021 321 128.

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

THE RHYTHM AND ALPS MUSIC FESTIVAL still has paid and volunteer positions available! Paid positions: Check In and Top Up roles with some key roles for the right people. Volunteers wanted for all sorts of tasks! Email a CV to ralphie@rhythmandalps.co.nz or register interest to volunteer at www.rhythmandalps.co.nz

THE SKYLINE TRAVERSE MOUNTAIN RUN. 28kms and 1848 metres alt gain across one of New Zealand's most spectacular skylines. A stage highlight of Red Bull Defiance event. Enter now at www.redbulldefiance.co.nz

GARAGE SALE: 28 Aspiring Terrace. 17 December 9am - 1pm. Games, books, CDs, DVDs, kitchenware, artwork, two seater sofa bed, bedding and more.

WHO IS THE CUBE? Why do we want to hear from passionate entrepreneurs, innovators and business mentors? Find out more on our new website which is now live! Register online to be in to win return flights to Auckland! Cubewanaka.co.nz

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

1/2 PRICE CLOTHING THIS WEEK. At Upper Clutha Hospice shop. See you there.

DOUBLE BLACK CAFE - We will be closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day so all our lovely staff can spend some time with family. However - we will be open on New Year's Day to cure all the sore heads of Wanaka and Albert Town! 6.30am - 4pm weekdays, 7.30am - 5pm weekends and public holidays (8am - 5pm New Year's Day).

BISTRO GENTIL IS LOOKING FOR experienced chefs and wait staff. If you are passionate about great service and fantastic food, please email your CV to info@bistrogentil.co.nz or call 03 443 6010.

TWO WAYS TO CUT THE QUEUE at Urban Grind this holiday season. Order takeaways online. A second espresso machine located in our upstairs bar, open daily, serving coffee, smoothies, frappes, scones, cakes and more.

GIVE AWAY F&P FRIGIDAIRE auto washing machine plus spares. Phone 443 4686.

CENTRAL LAKES PHYSIO AND PILATES will be open throughout Christmas and New Year, only closing on the stat days. Come and get yourself fixed for Christmas! Book online at www.physiowanaka.co.nz or call 443 1711. Just Fix It!

RASPBERRIES FOR CHRISTMAS! Wanaka Berry Farm is taking orders now for raspberries, cherries and potatoes for 24th pickup. Phone 443 7751 with your order between 4-6pm before December 20. Orders subject to quantity picked. Thank you for supporting locally grown produce.

LOUNGE SUITE: 2 x 2 seaters plus armchair. Excellent condition. $450. Phone 0274 476 163.

GOOD WITH CHILDREN? A whiz at something fun? Volunteer 1 day or more over summer with Community Networks School Holiday Club. We'd love to have you, although a Police Check will be required. Ph 443 7799 or email shc@communitynetworks.co.nz

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

THREE ARTISANS GALLERY for functional ceramics and art, hand-spun and commercial wools, knitted garments, felts, silk and wool accessories. Locally made. Loads of variety. Come out and see! Dublin Bay Pottery, off SH6 between Albert Town and Lake Hawea. Monday - Friday 10am - 4pm. Saturdays 12.30 - 4pm.

ROOM WANTED. I am looking for a room to integrate myself into Wanaka. French girl. Phone 0274 667 184.

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.

KAYAK FOR SALE. 5m Ecconiz plastic double kayak. Very good order. Ideal lake touring boat, complete with paddles, decks, foot operated steering, 3 hatches and hatch covers. Near new life jackets if required. Also roof carrier that can be adapted to different vehicle. To view in Wanaka Phone 027 4430 100.

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

DISHWASHERS AND KITCHEN HANDS needed at Relishes Café. Pop in - we are on the lakefront or call Tasha on 021 907 877.

MASSAGE REMEDIAL & THERAPEUTIC, pregnancy, reflexology. Craniosacral therapy for concussion, pain, injury, stress, fluid retain. Certified experienced therapists. Gift vouchers available. www.alivebody.co.nz Phone 021 2601 724.

AUDIO VISUAL FOR YOUR NEW HOME - visit Wanaka's only specialist at Selectrix. Top brands: Panasonic, Samsung, Demon, Pioneer, Devialet, Focal, B&W, Marantz. Team them up with Apple and you have complete wireless throughout your home. Check it out with Ben at Selectrix.

THANK YOU - Leith & Yvonne Brew would like to give a heartfelt thanks to all those who prayed and gave them your support during Yvonne's illness. She has now received her heart and kidney transplant and is on the mend.

WANTED: WASHING MACHINE, in going order. Anything considered. Call or text 027 6229 004.

TRAILER FOR SALE. Kea 8 x 4, tipping. 1200kg. Galvanised. Top condition. Also temporary builders toilet, flush system. Phone 443 4693.

PURE CHRISTMAS – VOUCHERS! We present the most beautiful vouchers at Pure for those hard to buy for loved ones or those that deserve to be pampered. Free delivery within Wanaka, or we can courier anywhere in NZ. Call us today to arrange, payments taken by phone. Phone 443 5969 or business@puretherapy.co.nz

JOIN THE BUTCHER'S BLOCK and Smokehouse for our First birthday celebrations Saturday 17 December! Great in-store specials! Free sausages on the barbie from 11am to 2pm, weather permitting! Let us thank you for being wonderfully supportive locals during our first year in Wanaka. See you at 33 Reece Crescent on Saturday!

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

CAKES OF WANAKA ARE NOW TAKING ORDERS for Christmas. Cheesecakes, Showstopper gateaux, Lemon Meringue Pies, Pavlovas and more! All made with love and baked from scratch. More details next week, check us out on FB, phone 0210 2673 049 or email info@cakesofwanaka.co.nz

RITAS GIFT SHOP IN ALBERT TOWN funky Christmas pressies, new sunnies and jandals in store, heaps of parking. Open 10am - 5.30pm.

CEDAR FOR SALE. Quantity of 200mm, 150mm, 100mm x 22mm x 2.4 vertical shiplap. New. Left over from job lot. Contact phone 443 8055.

FOR SALE: Kemble piano. Offers. Phone 443 8177.

BE A DOMESTIC GODDESS this Christmas. HelloDinner is delivering a delicious fresh fully prepared gourmet three course Christmas dinner to your home or holiday home. Suitable for 6 adults. Limited quantity, order online before 16 Dec (unless sold out prior). www.hellodinner.co.nz

WANAKA BOBCAT SERVICES LTD wish all their customers a very Merry Christmas and thank you for your support during the year. We wish to advise that we will be available for work during the holiday period. Ph 0274 500 217.

PORTOCOT, ALONG WITH changing table and mosquito net. Excellent condition $100. Clip-on highchair $20. Phone 027 2229 267.

MOLEMEDIC OFFERS DIAGNOSIS AND treatment of skin cancer and melanoma. Appointments available January 10, 11 & 12.  Book a full skin examination with a doctor trained in Dermoscopy, for you or a loved one. No referral needed. Dr Wills also offers advanced level procedures. Dr Brian Wills, MB ChB FRNZCGP, Australian Diploma of Dermoscopy. 25B Russell St. Please phone 443 7929 before 21 December. www.molemedic.co.nz

GETTING READY FOR A HOUSEFUL of guests at Christmas? Visit The Butcher's Block and Smokehouse at 33 Reece Crescent. Prime fresh cuts, all South Island-sourced – beef, lamb, pork and chicken. All smallgoods made on-site. Award-winning sausages, bacon, hamburger patties, chorizo, salami and biersticks. Be quick to order one of our Christmas hams!

WEDDING HIRE - chairs (clear or gold). White garden umbrellas, crystal chandeliers, white ottomans (inside or outside), beautiful plates (lace, gold or silver trim), champagne coloured flutes and lots more. Cover 200 guests. Phone Sue 0274 530 974 to view. Wanaka Wedding and Event Hire.

DUTY MANAGER REQUIRED at the Wanaka Districts Club. Evening and weekend work involved. Please email wanakadistrictsclub@gmail.com

CITTA - New arrivals now in Tussocks Homeware, 71 Ardmore Street.

EXPERIENCED CLEANERS NEEDED for busy 5 star resort. Good pay and hours. Please call 027 6566 008.

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

RELAXATION MASSAGE for busy people. Head, neck, shoulder and arms or foot massage. $50 for 30min. 10am - 3pm. 5 Chalmers Street. Phone 021 2601 724.

HAVE YOU CHECKED OUT OUR WEBSITE? www.wellmanelectrical.co.nz                                 

FOR SALE: SINGLE, INSULATED, sectional garage door, with remote control. "Ironsand" colour. 3m high x 2.3m wide. $1500 ono. Phone/txt Johnny 0274 354 534.

WATERFALL EQUESTRIAN CENTRE are on the look out for a superstar guide to lead the horse rides. Must be over the age of 18 and have extensive experience and knowledge on horses and also be good with people! If you think this could be you please email us on: info@waterfallequestrian.com

CHRISTMAS CARNIVAL OF FOOTBALL. Football Camp for ages between 5 and 10yrs running between 19th and 23rd December. Email: coersruby@gmail.com for info and to sign up your kids.

TYRES! Mobile Tyres Wanaka come to your home or work 7 days a week. For new tyres or repairs on cars, 4WD and trucks. Call Jason today for a free quote 021 973 722.

SKIP JOHNSTON WANAKA FIREWOOD - Get in early order your firewood now! We now have a 5m3 truck as well as the 15m3 truck as well as our 3m3 trailers. Ph 443 8530.

SELL LOUNGE SUITE, dark blue background, cushions dark blue, mustard check with red, $350 ono. Phone 443 8014.

WANACLEANCAR HAS BEEN UPGRADED! Our popular interior steam and shampoo service is now chemical free. Friendly enzymes and probiotic cleaners are now used making your vehicle interior detail even healthier. Got kids? This one is for you! Call/text Richard 0210 2942 908 or 443 5772.

HEAT CHANGE MUGS, levitating pens, puzzles and other oddities only found here, the shop at Puzzling World has the "wow" gift this Christmas.

RUBYS CHRISTMAS PRESENTS - Give the gift of a fabulous experience this Christmas, a Rubys gift voucher.

COT - WOODEN, with a mattress, that folds away. Great for grandparents. Free to take away. Phone 027 2886 826 or 443 2345.

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.

SAVE TIME BY SHOPPING ONLINE - Take the hassle out of your weekly shop by ordering your groceries online at soulfoodorganic.co.nz Fresh organic produce and groceries delivered right to your door. Only $5 per delivery Wanaka or Queenstown.

65" ULTRA HD TVS - arriving shortly at Selectrix for only $1899 - limited supply.

WANAKA FARMERS AND CRAFT MARKET this Thursday from 3pm outside the Speight's Ale House. Come along and stock up on locally made artisan goodies and look for those unique Christmas gifts.

PART TIME GRILL COOK and part time barista wanted for busy cafe. Immediate start available,excellent remuneration. wanakajobs@gmail.com

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

WANTED - FRONT OF HOUSE STAFF required for a busy lake front bar. Previous experience essential. Please email CV's through to: toby@waterbarwanaka.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.

THE MESSENGER CHRISTMAS ADVERTISING DEADLINE: Please note that our advertising deadline for 21st Dec and 28th Dec issues is: 12 noon Monday 19th Dec for display adverts and 12 noon Tuesday 22nd Dec for line ads.

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. 

IKEA KITCHENS AND FURNITURE are now available to order locally. For unbeatable pricing and a free design and quote, email help@nordicdesign.co.nz T: 021 647 764. www.nordicdesign.co.nz

YACHT CLUB PARKING - Please note there is a lot of pressure for parking this year. All members who wish to park their boats must have their membership subscription and parking fees paid by Friday 16th December. Priority is given to active members. Non-complying boats will be moved on Sunday 18th December. Apply or renew your membership and parking at wanakayachtclub.co.nz

FOR SALE. Great first boat in time for summer. Refurbished Fi-glass fireball with Mercury 50hp motor (low hours). Enquiries call 027 5448 800.

RIPPON WINES FOR CHRISTMAS - Put a drop of Wanaka on every table this holiday season. Mention this ad for 10% off wine purchases and free shipping within NZ. Orders for shipping must be placed before Thursday December 15th. Come up to the Cellar Door, ring 443 8084 or email leslie@rippon.co.nz. Special ends 31st December, 2016.

WHITEBAIT - Freshly frozen from Haast $65kg. Phone 027 2227 214.

10TH BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION Wanaka Flight Centre is celebrating 10 years of making dreams come true. We would like to invite all our clients - past and present, friends, family and local businesses to join us for drinks, nibbles, live music and a prize raffle in aid of Wanaka Community Networks. Come along to our Flight Centre store at 38 Helwick St for a drink after work this Friday 16th Dec, from 6pm and celebrate with us. See you there!

STUCK FOR CHRISTMAS PRESSIE IDEAS... How about a new suitcase? Come and see the team at World Travellers, local agents for Voyager luggage. 4 Helwick St, Wanaka or 03 443 7414.

SEASONAL DRIVER/RUNNER with Class 2 Licence required Dec to March for rubbish collection run. Approx 20 hours Sun to Weds. For further information please email wanakawasteltd@gmail.com

SAVE $$$ GET YOUR WINTER SUPPLY of firewood sorted now: top quality knarly old man pine cut to length and chunkyness to suit your fire. $60 per cube delivered call Baz (woodfella) 021 1046 155 or email thewoodfella@gmail.com

DOUBLE GLAZED WINDOW: powder coated aluminium, 1780 H x 1350 W, with opening sash window, as new condition. $280. Phone 021 321 128.

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

HO HO HO...COPPER KEA FOR CHRISTMAS? Made from recycled copper and individually handcrafted. A unique feature in your garden or home, look fab on fence or wall, inside or out. Photo examples on Copper Kea Facebook page or ring Martin to view on 027 4939 194.

FREE MULCH AT CARDRONA HALL. Bring a trailer. Contact Martin Curtis first on 443 8152.

WANAKA HOUSE AVAILABLE for short term rental. Available 24/12/16 - 29/12/16 and the 3/01/17 - 22/01/17. Reasonable rate for careful tenants. Close to town, sleeps 8, 2 bathrooms. 5 night min. Phone 021 658 933 (no texts).

FAMILY HOME REQUIRED for family of 6 moving to Wanaka. Unfurnished and long term from 24th January 2017. Please phone or text Denelle on 027 2224 197.

ROOM FOR RENT, LONG TERM. One double bedroom $280. One single small room for $120 including electricity internet. Close to town. For viewing contact 0210 2385 006.

MOLEMEDIC OFFERS DIAGNOSIS AND treatment of skin cancer and melanoma. Appointments available January 10, 11 & 12.  Book a full skin examination with a doctor trained in Dermoscopy, for you or a loved one. No referral needed. Dr Wills also offers advanced level procedures. Dr Brian Wills, MB ChB FRNZCGP, Australian Diploma of Dermoscopy. 25B Russell St. Please phone 443 7929 before 21 December. www.molemedic.co.nz

GUT ISSUES? Food intolerances, toxin overload, chronic fatigue, sleep disturbances, skin disorders, hormone imbalance, enviornmental damage, depression/anxiety, immune/autoimmune disease. Live Hair Test will analyse and profile your cellular integrity in Germany. Results in 15 mins. Personalised plan for cell optimisation & wellness. Certified Practitioner. Phone 021 947 056 www.yogastudiocromwell.com

MODERN 4 BEDROOM HOUSE near Wanaka available to rent 17-23 December and 4-13 January. www.bookabach.co.nz ID37048 or call 0211 734 994.

MAKE SOME BIG $$$ over the summer period. Hot dog trailer for sale. All set up and ready to go. Gas, hot water, bain-marie, roll holding area etc. $6500 and I will give you 1000 hot dog rolls free! Text Bernie on 021 2438 228. (This rocked at Warbirds or any concert you can get into). Trademe number 1221162813.

RASPBERRIES FOR CHRISTMAS! Wanaka Berry Farm is taking orders now for raspberries, cherries and potatoes for 24th pickup. Phone 443 7751 with your order between 4-6pm before December 20. Orders subject to quantity picked. Thank you for supporting locally grown produce.

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

JOIN THE BUTCHER'S BLOCK and Smokehouse for our First birthday celebrations Saturday 17 December! Great in-store specials! Free sausages on the barbie from 11am to 2pm, weather permitting! Let us thank you for being wonderfully supportive locals during our first year in Wanaka. See you at 33 Reece Crescent on Saturday!

CURRY NIGHTS ARE BACK at the Wanaka Districts Club every Thursday from 5.30pm. Meals $14.50 dine in or take away.

THE MESSENGER CHRISTMAS ADVERTISING DEADLINE: Please note that our advertising deadline for 21st Dec and 28th Dec issues is: 12 noon Monday 19th Dec for display adverts and 12 noon Tuesday 22nd Dec for line ads.

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

AUDIO VISUAL FOR YOUR NEW HOME - visit Wanaka's only specialist at Selectrix. Top brands: Panasonic, Samsung, Demon, Pioneer, Devialet, Focal, B&W, Marantz. Team them up with Apple and you have complete wireless throughout your home. Check it out with Ben at Selectrix.

THE RHYTHM AND ALPS MUSIC FESTIVAL still has paid and volunteer positions available! Paid positions: Check In and Top Up roles with some key roles for the right people. Volunteers wanted for all sorts of tasks! Email a CV to ralphie@rhythmandalps.co.nz or register interest to volunteer at www.rhythmandalps.co.nz

WANTED: WASHING MACHINE, in going order. Anything considered. Call or text 027 6229 004.

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.

CASUAL STAFF NEEDED - Video Ezy. Pop in or ring 443 7881.

EXPERIENCED ADMIN PERSON required for 3 days to cover annual leave. 21st to 23rd Dec, 8am till 5pm. Phone and customer handling, light data entry. Phone or text Jo - 021 1753 186.

1/2 PRICE CLOTHING THIS WEEK. At Upper Clutha Hospice shop. See you there.

PEMBROKE PATISSERIE Christmas orders are now open! Almond croissants, Christmas mince pies, strawberry tarts and more! Go to our online shop, make your order then collect it from us on Christmas eve. www.pembrokepatisserie.co.nz or call 0212 024 651.

MOLEMEDIC - Please phone for January appointments before December 21. Dr Brian Wills, MB ChB FRNZCGP, Australian Diploma of Dermoscopy. 25B Russell St. Phone: 443 7929. www.molemedic.co.nz

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

WILL THERE BE SOMEONE MISSING from your Christmas dinner this year? Have you lost a loved one? This Sunday at Wanaka Presbyterian Tenby Street - 9.30am. Rememberance Service. Bring a long stemmed flower in memory of a loved one.

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.

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

FOR SALE: QUEEN MATTRESS suitable for a slat bed. Nature Sleep "Chateau", bio cell. Very good condition. $400. Phone 443 8152.

FIBREGLASS RESTORATION by Wanacleancar, far more than a basic cut and polish. We oil the gel coat and "seal" it in, giving your car a showroom shine again that will last. Phone Richard on 0210 2942 908 or 443 5772.

WANAKA GOURMET KITCHEN is looking for a Kitchen Hand to join our team for Summer. If you would like to join our kitchen team please send your interest to info@wgk.co.nz

FOR SALE: 2 X TWO SEATER leather couches. Mocha colour. Excellent condition. $400 ono. Phone 0274 647 576.

COUPLE WANTING TO RENT self-contained house, apartment or unit. Very easy going. Both have full time jobs. Happy to hear from you! Phone 0204 1162 336.

PRINT IT, THE UPPER CLUTHA MESSENGER AND SIGN DEPOT will be closing at 3.30pm this Friday 16 December. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

LUCERNE HAY SMALL BALES, due to be cut in the next 2 weeks. Orders taken. $12 per bale. Can be picked up off the paddock. Phone 027 7127 259.

SINGLE BED with pullout trundler bed that fits beneath. Both with mattresses. $20 for the 2 of them. Tube steel frame. Ph 027 4476 163.

CENTRAL LAKES PHYSIO AND PILATES will be open throughout Christmas and New Year, only closing on the stat days. Come and get yourself fixed for Christmas! Book online at www.physiowanaka.co.nz or call 443 1711. Just Fix It!

CHRISTMAS CARNIVAL OF FOOTBALL. Football Camp for ages between 5 and 10yrs running between 19th and 23rd December. Email: coersruby@gmail.com for info and to sign up your kids.

PROOFREADING SERVICE: Swindlehurst Editing offers quick and accurate service with competitive fees. Visit www.swindlehurstediting.co.nz or e-mail contact@swindlehurstediting.co.nz for more information.

MASSAGE GIFT VOUCHERS FOR CHRISTMAS. Easy! $80 each or 3 for $225. Ph Lee Ball 027 333 4909 www.leeballmassage.co.nz

POP UP SHOP SPACE AVAIABLE Spencer Mall, Dunmore St. Ph Harry 0274 311 550.

GARAGE SALE: TODAY WEDNESDAY 5.30 - 7PM. Furniture, king single bed, kitchen, clothes etc. 7 Grierson Lane, off Matheison Crescent, Albert Town.

WAITAKI CHRISTMAS HAMS - NZ GOLD WINNER - Order now. Direct from our farm to you 18th Dec free delivery. We are back Wanaka for our 4th year bringing you the best hams ever from 2kg - 10kg. Ph 027 6005 787 or sales@waitakibaconham.co.nz Let the Ham Elves make your Christmas Hamilicious! www.waitakibaconham.co.nz

SUBARU LEGACY TS-R, 1.8Lt, manual, 213,000kms. $1800 ono. Call/text 027 8654 247.

FLIGHTS FOR CHRISTMAS! Stuck on what to get that special someone for Christmas? Why not give them the gift of flight with our U-Fly Wanaka gift vouchers. A range of flights available to suit, and you get to come in the back! Call U-Fly on 027 2741 908.

HO HO HO...COPPER KEA FOR CHRISTMAS? Made from recycled copper and individually handcrafted. A unique feature in your garden or home, look fab on fence or wall, inside or out. Photo examples on Copper Kea Facebook page or ring Martin to view on 027 4939 194.

BUILDING OR RENOVATING and need whiteware for your home? Visit Selectrix for the most comphrensive rundown on product that you will ever need. Fisher & Paykel, Miele, Electrolux, Bosch, Westinghouse, Beko. Pricing isn't even an issue. Visit Selectrix. Best advice. Best prices.

CHEST FREEZER 1.5METRES $50. Concrete base for outside table $200. Large Wharfdale speakers. Offers. Phone 443 8558 or 021 341 292.

SASANOKI'S JAPANESE OF THE WEEK: 'itamae' (eater-mah-eh) literally translated as "in front of the board". A fully authorized Japanese chef to stand in front of the chopping board after years of on-the-job training and apprenticeship, as can be seen in the movie "Jiro Dream of Sushi". We have a proper itamae, Yukio. Being 'itamae' shouldn't be under estimated.

TWO WAYS TO CUT THE QUEUE at Urban Grind this holiday season. Order takeaways online. A second espresso machine located in our upstairs bar, open daily, serving coffee, smoothies, frappes, scones, cakes and more.

THE CUBE WANTS TO hear from you! If you're an entrepreneur, innovator or interested in becoming a business mentor. Register with Cube to be in to win return flights to Auckland with Air New Zealand! Visit cubewanaka.co.nz to register.

SKIP JOHNSTON WANAKA FIREWOOD - Get in early order your firewood now! We now have a 5m3 truck as well as the 15m3 truck as well as our 3m3 trailers. Ph 443 8530.

FOR SALE. Great first boat in time for summer. Refurbished Fi-glass fireball with Mercury 50hp motor (low hours). Enquiries call 027 5448 800.

THE FRIDAY SESSIONS. Wakeboarding, wakesurfing, wakeskating with Wake Wanaka. All equipment, wetsuits and professional instruction included. Every Friday 4.00 -7.00pm. $50pp per 20min slot run from Lakeside Rd boat ramp. Call Seb, 021 1403 439 to book a slot

EDGEWATER CHRISTMAS DAY DINING. Enjoy a stress free Christmas Day in front of the lake with our delicious five course menu and complimentary glass of bubbles. Lunch and dinner sittings available. Bookings essential. Contact reception on 443 0011. See menu at Edgewater.co.nz

 

 

 

FOR SALE - TWO 60M flounder set nets. One new, still in box. Complete with 2 sets of bank anchors and floats. Bargain $50. Phone Ian 443 2283.

KING SINGLE BED MATTRESS and bedding for sale. Phone Liz 03 265 1111.

FAMILY OF 4 REQUIRING RENTAL accommodation from end of December 2016. Kids will be attending MAC in 2017. Preference fully furnished. Short or long-term. Rental or even house sitting. Janelle 021 756 280.

WIRELESS, BLUETOOTH, TURNTABLES, guitars, ukes, Devialet Phantom - diverse exclusive products at Selectrix. Check them out.

DOUBLE GLAZED WINDOW: powder coated aluminium, 1780 H x 1350 W, with opening sash window, as new condition. $280. Phone 021 321 128.

DO YOU NEED... help with IRD information? Community Networks Wanaka offers IRD appointments once a month - next on 14 December. Talk to us: 443 7799 or visit 73 Brownston St or www.communitynetworks.co.nz 

RUBYS CHRISTMAS gift vouchers - The best present!

UPPER CLUTHA HOPSICE SHOP - all clothing this week 1/2 price. Brownston Street. See you there.

DR SHARP - Professional tool sharpening services - Sharp tools make life a dream! Get ready for the Christmas ham and gardening time! And start the New Year with sharp work gear. Mitre 10 drop off (48 hour turnaround) for small jobs, or a free mobile service where we come to you! From $6 Freecall 0508 DRSHARP (022 0770 453).

LOCAL WANAKA COUPLE looking for a nice quiet little house, self contained unit or cottage to rent. Long term in Wanaka or Albert Town. Let me know. Cheers. Phone 027 5657 789.

A-FRAME TRESTLES WITH SCAFFOLD PLANK. Suit house painting. 3m high x 2 $150. two drawer metal filling cabinet $40. Bar stools x 2 $50. Tawner bandsaw, heavy cast construction. New blade bearings and guides $350. Phone 443 5622 or 027 7166 239.

HANDYMAN SERVICE. Fencing and gates. Engineering. You name it, we do it. Handy Solutions. Phone 027 2080 175.

CHILDCARE: Local qualified Early Childhood teacher available for casual or regular childcare. Over 10 years experience. Phone 027 3553 876.

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.

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.

JANET BROWN WAREHOUSE now open very day 10am - 3pm (except 18/12).

PUZZLING WORLD'S BRAND NEW 'PUZZETA' money in 10, 20 & 50 notes are a great Christmas voucher option for the local who has it all, except puzzles that is!

AT CEDAR PROFESSIONALS. Preparation of timber before oiling and staining is key! Don't lock in dirt and end up with an uneven finish. We specialize in staining and oiling timber for best results. Call Cedar Professionals for free quote 0508 443 555. www.cedarprofessionals.co.nz

"HELPING HANDS HOUSEKEEPING" offer personal and well established cleaning service for holiday homes, end of tenancy or spring cleans. Phone 021 828 415.

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

FOR SALE: 2012 BLACK HYUNDAI Santa Fe 2.2 Diesel Elite A6. 7 seats. 97,000km. $33,000. Phone 027 2793 370.

PURE NEWS: CHRISTMAS GIFT PACKS – We have a huge range of gift packs in for Christmas – great skincare starter kits for that hard to buy for person. Come up and see our range today. 32 Warren Street. www.puretherapy.co.nz

WEDDING HIRE - chairs (clear or gold). White garden umbrellas, crystal chandeliers, white ottomans (inside or outside), beautiful plates (lace, gold or silver trim), champagne coloured flutes and lots more. Cover 200 guests. Phone Sue 0274 530 974 to view. Wanaka Wedding and Event Hire.

SALSA CLASSES - Learn to dance in a fun, safe environment. Beginners and improvers. All welcome. Every Thursday at Dance Wanaka Studios. Call Xavier 0211 301 671. www.salsawanaka.co.nz

BUSY WORKING DURING THE DAY? Come to Silk Road Trading Co for late night Christmas shopping on Thursday 15th and 22nd Dec from 1pm - 9pm. I will also host a 'Mens night only' shopping on Wednesday December 21st from 5.30 - 9.30pm. There will be beer and snacks to help you men into the Christmas spirit! Christmas shopping has never been more fun. Let us help you find that perfect unique gift for that someone special in your life. Call Kim Henderson on 021 495 569 for any enquiries.

FOR SALE: SINGLE, INSULATED, sectional garage door, with remote control. "Ironsand" colour. 3m high x 2.3m wide. $1500 ono. Phone/txt Johnny 0274 354 534.

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.

KWILA DECKING - 140 x 19. $9.50 p/m incl GST. Also marine ply, construction ply and Cedar weatherboard. Wanaka Wood. Phone 027 2186 397.

MOJO COACHING - I can help you get fitter and faster in 2017! Individualised training programs for a wide range of sports. Beginners through to World Champ level. BPhEd/BA. Tri NZ L1 coach. For more info: ph 027 5009 082. www.mojocoach.co.nz

CHOP SHOP GARAGE SALE - All leftover apparel for sale. Mens, womens and kids at wholesale prices. 40 Mt Iron Drive, Sunday 17th from 10am. Phone 021 949 362.

PORTOCOT, ALONG WITH changing table and mosquito net. Excellent condition $100. Clip-on highchair $20. Phone 027 2229 267.

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 Geoff on 0272 115 474. 

DISHWASHERS AND KITCHEN HANDS needed at Relishes Café. Pop in - we are on the lakefront or call Tasha on 021 907 877.

65" ULTRA HD TVS - arriving shortly at Selectrix for only $1899 - limited supply.

MAZUNGA HAS A GREAT LOCAL DEAL! $49 for a 3 course meal. Salmon, lamb, pork all beautifully cooked for you. Phone 443 6394 or info@mazunga.co.nz to book. Valid up to Christmas!

CHRISTMAS IS COMING. Base has an awesome range of gifts starting at $9.99. Bottle openers, beer pong, inflatables and heaps more!

WANAKA FARMERS AND CRAFT MARKET this Thursday from 3pm outside the Speight's Ale House. Come along and stock up on locally made artisan goodies and look for those unique Christmas gifts.

BE AN EARLY BIRD. Get in quick. Merino Story have a great selection of shorts. Just what you need for summer golf, bowls, sport. Lots of colours and sizes.

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.

HI, DOES ANYONE HAVE A BOAT MARINA in Wanaka they would like to lease from 2nd Jan until the 12th Jan? Please contact Brian on 021 720 872.

THE MINARET MTB. An epic 42km ride on one of Wanaka's most spectacular high country stations: 21st January 2017. Limited entries remain. Enter now at www.redbulldefiance.co.nz

TIDY TWO SEATER COUCH plus three matching cushions $150. Phone 443 1894.

COMFORTABLE, SEALY POSTUREPEDIC single bed mattresses x 2, on Rimu framed slat bases, $70 each. Also for each bed: feather duvet inner, electric blanket, two white Wallace Cotton duvet covers, waffle bedspread - excellent condition. $65 per bed. Ph 443 6754 or mob. 021 2354 275.

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

MAGICIAN AND HYPNOTIST for your party, work 'do', private and corporate events. Xavier Crow from Australia in Wanaka this summer. Search xaviercrow88 on Facebook. Call Xavier 0211 301 671.

TYRES! Mobile Tyres Wanaka come to your home or work 7 days a week. For new tyres or repairs on cars, 4WD and trucks. Call Jason today for a free quote 021 973 722.

ALPHA CLUB RAFFLE RESULTS: 1st Elsie Saunders. 2nd Debbie Hughes. 3rd Carol Orbell. We sincerely thank our sponsors: New World, Mitre 10 and Albert Town Tavern. Proceeds to go to the Upper Clutha Hospice.

CHRISTMAS SHOPPING IS EASY at the Craft Market this Sunday! Great ideas for kids, guys, gardens or treat yourself. 

BOWRIDER SEARAY 220 SELECT. 450 hours, 350 Mercruiser Bravo Three Sternleg. Hard to find. 22ft model. (Replacement cost $160,000.) $48,000 ono. Phone 0272 286 157.

THE LANDING RESTAURANT IS LOOKING for front of house/bar staff for evening service. Experience is a plus and there is in house training. Must be motivated and dynamic. If this sounds like you, come into the restaurant, Level 1, 80 Ardmore St after 3pm.

CITTA - New arrivals now in Tussocks Homeware, 71 Ardmore Street.

SKIPPERS WANTED full or part time for Lake Wanaka Cruise operation. MNZ SRL or SRL with passenger endorsement required. Phone Tim 021 307 104.

KAI WHAKAPAI ARE LOOKING FOR an awesome experienced barista to join the team. Must have excellent customer service skills, a can-do attitude and a passion for all things coffee! Full time hours and great pay rate available for the right candidate. Pop in and see Carrie or email kaimanager@gmail.com

WANAKA FARMERS MARKET THIS Sunday from 10am until 2pm on Pembroke Park, along side the Sunday Craft Market. A wonderful opportunity to pick up those unique goodies for the festive season and enjoy the great Market vibe.

CLEANERS WANTED FOR EXCLUSIVE holiday home cleaning company. Applicants need to have experience cleaning, to be honest, reliable and have attention to detail. Need a full driving licence and a NZ work visa. Ph 021 1208 960.

$60 CRANIOSACRAL THERAPY SESSIONS! Mondays only until the end of 2016. Call Jennie 0275 248 858 or check out www.herstory-craniosacral.com

SEASONAL DRIVER/RUNNER with Class 2 Licence required Dec to March for rubbish collection run. Approx 20 hours Sun to Weds. For further information please email wanakawasteltd@gmail.com

HAVE YOU CHECKED OUT OUR WEBSITE? www.wellmanelectrical.co.nz                                 

WATERFALL EQUESTRIAN CENTRE are on the look out for a superstar guide to lead the horse rides. Must be over the age of 18 and have extensive experience and knowledge on horses and also be good with people! If you think this could be you please email us on: info@waterfallequestrian.com

WHY DOES MESSENGER ADVERTISING WORK? Because your target market is searching for your ad - make it work for you. Online, by email or even over the counter. It is easy to place your advert - 11 Brownston St, Wanaka. Phone 443 7804 or www.mymessenger.co.nz or email: messenger@printit.co.nz

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

FRAMING MARVELLOUS Custom Picture Framing offers a full range of services including conservation framing of fine art, prints and posters, family and wedding photos, certificates, kids art, embroidery, canvas stretching, replacement of broken glass and reframing of old pictures. You can be assured of a friendly and professional service. Phone Rachel on 022 0298 725 to discuss your framing needs.

WEBER BBQS - New red and black Q models now in stock at Selectrix - Wanaka's only specialist dealer. All models and accessories in stock at Selectrix. Weber demo every Saturday at 12pm.

THE OLD TRUCK CAFE is now open at the Luggate Hotel. Our own personalised blend of coffee. Try our cabinet food made fresh daily on site. Pies to die for -salmon, pork belly and chicken cranberry, plus the old favourites. A truly historic venue with great food, coffee, breakfast and dinner. Open 7days from 8am.

DOUBLE BLACK CAFE - We will be closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day so all our lovely staff can spend some time with family. However - we will be open on New Year's Day to cure all the sore heads of Wanaka and Albert Town! 6.30am - 4pm weekdays, 7.30am - 5pm weekends and public holidays (8am - 5pm New Year's Day).

EXPERIENCED CLEANERS NEEDED for busy 5 star resort. Good pay and hours. Please call 027 6566 008.

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

APPLE  IPADS, IMACS, MACBOOKS and all accessories available at Selectrix.

LAKE WANAKA CRUISES now under new ownership. Christmas parties, birthdays, fishing trips, weddings and celebrations aboard 55ft catamaran Dual Image. Phone 021 307 104 wanakacruises.co.nz

HIGHLY SCENTED CHRISTMAS LILLIES available now. Both Regale and Longiflorium varieties. Freshly picked, regular deliveries - Caltex Wanaka.

PREHUNG DOORS: All types available. Made locally. Contact Rich at Cedar Doors on 027 5263 695. www.cedardoors.co.nz

WANT TO AVOID THE CRAZYNESS OF TOWN this holiday season, but still want kick-ass coffee and delicious food? The Good Spot Caravan is here to help! We will be open all holidays besides Christmas Day and New Years Day and will be serving up the 'Goodness'. Find us at 34 Anderson Road, with easy parking and great outdoor seating. Pre-order on 021 349 246. See you there!

DUTY MANAGER REQUIRED at the Wanaka Districts Club. Evening and weekend work involved. Please email wanakadistrictsclub@gmail.com

DOG CLIPPING. Experienced dog groomer working in Wanaka. For an appointment phone Glenys 027 2849 238.

10TH BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION Wanaka Flight Centre is celebrating 10 years of making dreams come true. We would like to invite all our clients - past and present, friends, family and local businesses to join us for drinks, nibbles, live music and a prize raffle in aid of Wanaka Community Networks. Come along to our Flight Centre store at 38 Helwick St for a drink after work this Friday 16th Dec, from 6pm and celebrate with us. See you there!

RITAS GIFT SHOP IN ALBERT TOWN funky Christmas pressies, new sunnies and jandals in store, heaps of parking. Open 10am - 5.30pm.

FOR SALE: 2012 BLACK HYUNDAI Santa Fe 2.2 Diesel Elite A6. 7 seats. 97,000km. $33,000. Phone 027 2793 370.

RIPPON WINES FOR CHRISTMAS - Put a drop of Wanaka on every table this holiday season. Mention this ad for 10% off wine purchases and free shipping within NZ. Orders for shipping must be placed before Thursday December 15th. Come up to the Cellar Door, ring 443 8084 or email leslie@rippon.co.nz. Special ends 31st December, 2016.

DOUBLE BLACK CAFE - We will be closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day so all our lovely staff can spend some time with family. However - we will be open on New Year's Day to cure all the sore heads of Wanaka and Albert Town! 6.30am - 4pm weekdays, 7.30am - 5pm weekends and public holidays (8am - 5pm New Year's Day).

THE SCHOOL HOLIDAY CLUB'S summer programme is out now! Keep your kids entertained, engaged and active. Check out the Community Networks Wanaka website for details and bookings: www. communitynetworks.co.nz/school-holiday-club/

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

MAZDA 6 LTD. 2010 Ltd Hatchback model. Top of the range model. 85,000km. $19,990. Phone 0274 476 163.

WANTED - FRONT OF HOUSE STAFF required for a busy lake front bar. Previous experience essential. Please email CV's through to: toby@waterbarwanaka.co.nz

1998 TOYOTA CALDINA GT, 2.0L 4WD non-turbo, 183,000km. 5-door station wagon. Tow bar, roof rails, after market CD player. Great condition - reluctant sale. $5,000. Phone Ross 021 1848 751.

WANTED SMALL HOUSE OR apartment to rent mid February to mid March for a mature woman, Very careful tenant. Phone 443 7581.

APPLE  IPADS, IMACS, MACBOOKS and all accessories available at Selectrix.

PORTOCOT, ALONG WITH changing table and mosquito net. Excellent condition $100. Clip-on highchair $20. Phone 027 2229 267.

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.

SEASONAL DRIVER/RUNNER with Class 2 Licence required Dec to March for rubbish collection run. Approx 20 hours Sun to Weds. For further information please email wanakawasteltd@gmail.com

WAITAKI CHRISTMAS HAMS - NZ GOLD WINNER - Order now. Direct from our farm to you 18th Dec free delivery. We are back Wanaka for our 4th year bringing you the best hams ever from 2kg - 10kg. Ph 027 6005 787 or sales@waitakibaconham.co.nz Let the Ham Elves make your Christmas Hamilicious! www.waitakibaconham.co.nz

CEDAR PROTECTION, MAINTENANCE and restoration. Give your house the TLC it deserves - Timber loving care! Free call Cedar Professionals for no obligation appointment. Ph 0508 443 555. Get your house looking like new again for summer.

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

WYNDROK POTTERY - Handmade functional tableware for everyday use. Includes casseroles and tea pots. Colours reflect the Central Otago landscapes. Orders taken. Open 11am - 5pm daily Tuesday - Sunday. Closed Mondays. 191 Lakeview Terrace, Lake Hawea. Phone 03 443 1707.

BAGGED COMPOST AND potting mix at The Yard on Reece Crescent. Our premium organic manure blend compost will create a nutrient filled soil, essential for healthy and thriving plants. 14 Reece Crescent. Ph 443 5069. www.theyardcentral.co.nz

10TH BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION Wanaka Flight Centre is celebrating 10 years of making dreams come true. We would like to invite all our clients - past and present, friends, family and local businesses to join us for drinks, nibbles, live music and a prize raffle in aid of Wanaka Community Networks. Come along to our Flight Centre store at 38 Helwick St for a drink after work this Friday 16th Dec, from 6pm and celebrate with us. See you there!

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. 

"SILK ROAD TRADING CO" PRESENTS Susie Ruddenklau as 'Artist of the month'. Her paintings are so fun... Do come in and enjoy! They would make a perfect Christmas present. Open: Wednesday and Fridays 10am - 5pm, Thursday 1 - 6pm and weekends 11am - 4pm. 245 Riverbank Road.

PRINT IT, THE UPPER CLUTHA MESSENGER AND SIGN DEPOT will be closing at 3.30pm this Friday 16 December. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

WANAKA PLAYGROUP WOULD LIKE to thank the following businesses and individuals for their ongoing support and sponsorship throughout the year. Without them we would not be able to run as efficiently. Wanaka Squash Club, Select Engineering, Rock Design Ltd, Walter Hollows, Accommodation & Reservations Wanaka, ANZ Bank, Wanacare Pharmacy, Olive & Graham West Charitable Trust, Southern Firewood. Penberthy Insurance Otago, Crowe Horwath New Zealand, New World, Mitre 10, Caltex Wanaka, REAP and Edgewater.

RUBYS GIFT VOUCHERS are the perfect Christmas present. Give the gift of an experience - $10 or $100, you can tailor it for anything!

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.

MOLEMEDIC - Please phone for January appointments before December 21. Dr Brian Wills, MB ChB FRNZCGP, Australian Diploma of Dermoscopy. 25B Russell St. Phone: 443 7929. www.molemedic.co.nz

PURE NEWS: BULA! Pure are now proud stockists of all things Pure Fiji; hand cremes, body lotions, sugar scrubs, body butter, hydrating oils – all paraben free and natural. Great gifts at great prices. Call in and see us today 32 Warren Street www.puretherapy.co.nz

GIVE THE GIFT OF TRAVEL... Come in and talk to the girls at World Travellers about travel gift vouchers for your loved ones. 4 Helwick St, Wanaka or 03 443 7414.

THANK YOU - Leith & Yvonne Brew would like to give a heartfelt thanks to all those who prayed and gave them your support during Yvonne's illness. She has now received her heart and kidney transplant and is on the mend.

TWO CEDAR VENETIAN BLINDS. Walnut stain W1390mm Drop 1170mm. As New $180 each. Phone 021 321 128.

WATERFALL EQUESTRIAN CENTRE are on the look out for a superstar guide to lead the horse rides. Must be over the age of 18 and have extensive experience and knowledge on horses and also be good with people! If you think this could be you please email us on: info@waterfallequestrian.com

CEDAR LOOKS GREAT ON YOUR HOUSE! Did you know that oiling the timber can protect and maintain the look. Make sure your house is correctly washed and prepared first for long lasting results. Call Cedar Professionals for a free no obligation appointment 0508 443 555. www.cedarprofessionals.co.nz

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 Geoff on 0272 115 474. 

GIVE THE GIFT OF HEALTH AND FITNESS: Come in to ProActive gym today to give the gift of health and fitness to your friends and loved ones. Many gift card options and values available. Located at 17 Plantation Rd, Wanaka. Ph: 03 443 6500.

WAX REMOVAL EAR HEALTH Central Otago has fortnightly clinics in Wanaka. Please phone or text 0273 395 043 or book online www.earhealth.co.nz for appointments.

LOOKING FOR A NANNY? Would your family like to build an ongoing relationship with someone who will nurture and stimulate your young child's development through the years? I'm a fully qualified Early Childhood teacher with a current First Aid Certificate and 30 years experience, looking for a part time position. Local references available. Please call Bev 021 1136 084.

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

KAYAK WANTED. Adult. Sit on. Ph/txt 027 3636 094.

CHEST FREEZER 1.5METRES $50. Concrete base for outside table $200. Large Wharfdale speakers. Offers. Phone 443 8558 or 021 341 292.

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

SUBARU LEGACY TS-R, 1.8Lt, manual, 213,000kms. $1800 ono. Call/text 027 8654 247.

EVENING ZUMBA FITNESS with Yaeh! A happy and fun, latin inspired dance fitness workout that's great for the body and mind! Monday 6.30pm - 7.30pm and Wednesday 7.00 - 8.00pm at the Dance Wanaka Studios, 19 Cliff Wilson Street. All welcome and for all levels! $10 per class, casual drop in basis and concession cards available. Last 2016 class on Wed 21st December! For more info get in touch with Yaeh, 0210 2795 639 or find more info on 'Zumba Wanaka' on Facebook.

SENTIMENTAL JOURNEY, Wanaka's antique vintage and quality secondhand store has relocated to Shop 48 The Mall, Cromwell. Paula wishes to thank her loyal customers for their patronage and is looking forward to seeing them in an even bigger and better store. Open 11am - 6pm daily. 

NEED HR/HUMAN RESOURCES ADVICE or support? Aspiring HR can provide a 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 mail vickidonoghue10@gmail.com

MAKE SOME BIG $$$ over the summer period. Hot dog trailer for sale. All set up and ready to go. Gas, hot water, bain-marie, roll holding area etc. $6500 and I will give you 1000 hot dog rolls free! Text Bernie on 021 2438 228. (This rocked at Warbirds or any concert you can get into). Trademe number 1221162813.

WEBER BBQS - New red and black Q models now in stock at Selectrix - Wanaka's only specialist dealer. All models and accessories in stock at Selectrix. Weber demo every Saturday at 12pm.

WANTED: WASHING MACHINE, in going order. Anything considered. Call or text 027 6229 004.

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

BLACK PEAK CYCLES HAS CUBE BIKES from Germany. Amazing quality and value for money. Our workshop has the best reputation for professionalism and quality of workmanship, anywhere. Check us out at 9 Cliff Wilson. Easy parking over the road at Mitre 10. Ph: 443 2277, www.blackpeakcycles.com

HOUSE SITTERS - Joan and Mike are in town for summer. Look after your house, your garden, your pets and fix the odd things too (like your sewing machine). Highly recommended. Email mikescawen37@gmail.com

HOLIDAY HOUSE AVAILABLE for rent: - 22nd or 23rd to 30th Dec. $300 per night. Phone (03) 443 1602 or 027 5616 088.

THE LANDING RESTAURANT IS LOOKING for front of house/bar staff for evening service. Experience is a plus and there is in house training. Must be motivated and dynamic. If this sounds like you, come into the restaurant, Level 1, 80 Ardmore St after 3pm.

BUILDING OR RENOVATING and need whiteware for your home? Visit Selectrix for the most comphrensive rundown on product that you will ever need. Fisher & Paykel, Miele, Electrolux, Bosch, Westinghouse, Beko. Pricing isn't even an issue. Visit Selectrix. Best advice. Best prices.

FIREWOOD4WINTER: Delivering 6m3 loads of next years firewood during month of December only. Quality Old Pine. Ph/ text 027 8438 901.

PART TIME GRILL COOK and part time barista wanted for busy cafe. Immediate start available,excellent remuneration. wanakajobs@gmail.com

MASSAGE WITH "MAGIC HANDS". Jason Clarke, provider to High Performance Sport New Zealand. "Magic Hands" has massaged NZ Elite Tri-athletes, winter Olympians, multi sports, the All Blacks, the Flying Fijians 15s rugby team, the Olympic gold winning Fiji 7s team and many valued locals. Deep tissue manipulation, sports massage, trigger point therapy, myofascial release, stress relief, relaxation and pregnancy massages. "Feel The Magic". Wanaka Lakes Health Centre. Phone 443 0743 or 0274 288 569.

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.

CEDAR DOORS: SUPPLYING LOCALLY made Cedar entrance and internal feature doors. www.cedardoors.co.nz or phone 0275 263 695.

FREE - FISHER AND PAYKEL CFC free Kelvinator fridge/freezer. Goes well. Very tidy. Free black TV cabinet in good conditiion. Phone 021 1203 792.

REGALE CHRISTMAS LILLIES available now, freshly picked, from our growers fields. Also North Island Longiflorium lillies. Caltex Wanaka.

STUCK FOR CHRISTMAS PRESSIE IDEAS... How about a new suitcase? Come and see the team at World Travellers, local agents for Voyager luggage. 4 Helwick St, Wanaka or 03 443 7414.

MASSAGE FOR HEALTH AND WELL-BEING. Remedial, effective, therapeutic. Mobile available. Lee Ball ph: 0273 334 909. www.leeballmassage.co.nz

FOR SALE: Kemble piano. Offers. Phone 443 8177.

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

65" ULTRA HD TVS - arriving shortly at Selectrix for only $1899 - limited supply.

LEARN TO DANCE SALSA. Fun and easy. No experience or partner needed. Come alone or with friends. 7pm every Thursday at Dance Wanaka Studios. Call Xavier 0211 301 671.

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

PENINSULA BAY EXCLUSIVE OFFER! Fancy a swim in a heated pool after work, or a quick work out during your lunch break? Join the community facilities at Peninsula Bay. Call Steph now for more details (03) 443 0088.

MODERN 3 BEDROOM HOME available to rent in Lake Hawea until end of March. Minimum stay 5 nights. Phone 027 4490 207.

WANAKA FARMERS MARKET THIS Sunday from 10am until 2pm on Pembroke Park, along side the Sunday Craft Market. A wonderful opportunity to pick up those unique goodies for the festive season and enjoy the great Market vibe.

LOOKING FOR SUMMER HOLIDAY WORK? Federal Diner and Fedeli need a few extra hands from 27th December to 15th January. Must be able to work days, night and weekends. A valid work visa is a must. Contact Sian or Brona at meet@federaldiner.co.nz or pop in and see us.

FOR SALE. Great first boat in time for summer. Refurbished Fi-glass fireball with Mercury 50hp motor (low hours). Enquiries call 027 5448 800.

HOLIDAY TENNIS COACHING! We have tennis camps running through the holidays from January 9th - 28th, for kids of all abilities, aged 5-12. To check our dates and online bookings go to www.aspiringtennis.com or email aspiringtennis@yahoo.co.nz

DOG CLIPPING. Experienced dog groomer working in Wanaka. For an appointment phone Glenys 027 2849 238.

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.

JANET BROWN WAREHOUSE now open very day 10am - 3pm (except 18/12).

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

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

CENTRAL LAKES PHYSIO AND PILATES will be open throughout Christmas and New Year, only closing on the stat days. Come and get yourself fixed for Christmas! Book online at www.physiowanaka.co.nz or call 443 1711. Just Fix It!

WANAKA BOBCAT SERVICES LTD wish all their customers a very Merry Christmas and thank you for your support during the year. We wish to advise that we will be available for work during the holiday period. Ph 0274 500 217.

YACHT CLUB PARKING - Please note there is a lot of pressure for parking this year. All members who wish to park their boats must have their membership subscription and parking fees paid by Friday 16th December. Priority is given to active members. Non-complying boats will be moved on Sunday 18th December. Apply or renew your membership and parking at wanakayachtclub.co.nz

THE CLEANERS WANAKA HAS A full time and part time positions available. You will need: full drivers licence valid in NZ, be a quick and motivated, reliable and available for an immediate start. We offer a good hourly rate, vehicle to use whilst at work, good boss, ongoing support and training. We are always prepared to train the right person! Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid work visa. Interested please send CV to info@thecleanerswanaka.co.nz

'SOHAM' MASSAGE THERAPY... bringing your body back into balance to enhance self healing. Make it a part of your health care regime. Call Kim Henderson on 021 495 569 to book an appointment.

1997 MAZDA DEMIO. 5 door. 1320cc. Manual. Very tidy. Regularly serviced. 181,600kms. Owned 7 years. Rego and WOF. April 2017. $2,300. Phone 443 9114.

CAKES OF WANAKA ARE NOW TAKING ORDERS for Christmas. Cheesecakes, Showstopper gateaux, Lemon Meringue Pies, Pavlovas and more! All made with love and baked from scratch. More details next week, check us out on FB, phone 0210 2673 049 or email info@cakesofwanaka.co.nz

CLEANERS WANTED FOR EXCLUSIVE holiday home cleaning company. Applicants need to have experience cleaning, to be honest, reliable and have attention to detail. Need a full driving licence and a NZ work visa. Ph 021 1208 960.

WIRELESS, BLUETOOTH, TURNTABLES, guitars, ukes, Devialet Phantom - diverse exclusive products at Selectrix. Check them out.

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

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

RENTAL REQUIRED from Feb to Sep for mature couple with two placid cats as we wait for our house to become available. Anything considered - flat, house, converted garage etc. Hawea/Wanaka area. Can do renovations and maintenance if required. If you need some extra income during the winter months call/text Al 022 0694 068.

FOR SALE: PORTUGUESE LAUREL hedging plants x 18. 80cm high and very bushy. Great buying $20 each. Phone 0274 335 566.

AUDIO VISUAL FOR YOUR NEW HOME - visit Wanaka's only specialist at Selectrix. Top brands: Panasonic, Samsung, Demon, Pioneer, Devialet, Focal, B&W, Marantz. Team them up with Apple and you have complete wireless throughout your home. Check it out with Ben at Selectrix.

BOWRIDER SEARAY 220 SELECT. 450 hours, 350 Mercruiser Bravo Three Sternleg. Hard to find. 22ft model. (Replacement cost $160,000.) $48,000 ono. Phone 0272 286 157.

HAS A FAMILY MEMBER OR FRIEND DIED this past year? Come to a Rememberance Service. Sunday at 9.30am Wanaka Presbyterian, Tenby Street. Bring a long stemmed flower in memory.

FLATSCREEN TV 19" with built in Freeview and DVD. New. Phone 021 0724 834.

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

WANAKA GOURMET KITCHEN is seeking front of house staff for a fast-paced, professional environment. Experience preferred. Send CV to info@wgk.co.nz or apply in person after 6pm.

THE OLD TRUCK CAFE is now open at the Luggate Hotel. Our own personalised blend of coffee. Try our cabinet food made fresh daily on site. Pies to die for -salmon, pork belly and chicken cranberry, plus the old favourites. A truly historic venue with great food, coffee, breakfast and dinner. Open 7days from 8am.

NEED CARPENTRY WORK DONE before Christmas? Any size job. Give Gareth a call on 0210 8616 048.

UPPER CLUTHA HOPSICE SHOP - all clothing this week 1/2 price. Brownston Street. See you there.

THE MESSENGER CHRISTMAS ADVERTISING DEADLINE: Please note that our advertising deadline for 21st Dec and 28th Dec issues is: 12 noon Monday 19th Dec for display adverts and 12 noon Tuesday 22nd Dec for line ads.

FOR SALE: SINGLE, INSULATED, sectional garage door, with remote control. "Ironsand" colour. 3m high x 2.3m wide. $1500 ono. Phone/txt Johnny 0274 354 534.

TWO FANTASTIC WEEKLY SPECIALS at The Butcher's Block and Smokehouse amid the Christmas rush. Delicious fresh South Island lamb mid-loin chops just $18.99/kg. Prime beef mince just $9.99/kg. Until 17 December.

LIVE IN ALBERT TOWN? Want to use the fabulous amenities on your doorstep? We are offering membership to the popular Riverside Park community facilities – use the heated pools, spa pool and gym then have a bbq to unwind. Call Steph on (03) 443 0088 for more info.

MOLEMEDIC OFFERS DIAGNOSIS AND treatment of skin cancer and melanoma. Appointments available January 10, 11 & 12.  Book a full skin examination with a doctor trained in Dermoscopy, for you or a loved one. No referral needed. Dr Wills also offers advanced level procedures. Dr Brian Wills, MB ChB FRNZCGP, Australian Diploma of Dermoscopy. 25B Russell St. Please phone 443 7929 before 21 December. www.molemedic.co.nz

GARAGE SALE: 28 Aspiring Terrace. 17 December 9am - 1pm. Games, books, CDs, DVDs, kitchenware, artwork, two seater sofa bed, bedding and more.

BISTRO GENTIL IS LOOKING FOR experienced chefs and wait staff. If you are passionate about great service and fantastic food, please email your CV to info@bistrogentil.co.nz or call 03 443 6010.

CURRY NIGHTS ARE BACK at the Wanaka Districts Club every Thursday from 5.30pm. Meals $14.50 dine in or take away.

GIFTS FOR THE CONSCIOUS CONSUMER - Soulfood stocks a wide range of natural, organic and eco friendly products. Skincare, candles, moon calendars, soap, lip balm, specialty foods, recipe books, delicious chocolate, superfoods and so much more! Gift vouchers also available. soulfoodorganic.co.nz

THIERRY HUET PHOTOGRAPHY Wanaka book, calendar, prints, giftcards, Christmas special at Sunday and Thursday Markets or phone 443 5370.

PADDLEBOARDS FOR SALE - New stock in for Christmas 10"6 - 13"2. Get in quick. www.shoppaddlewanaka.co.nz call Chris or Bex 021 0709 446 or 021 459 006.

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

GARDENS, LAWN, TREES, hedges need a clean up. Phone Steven 022 3054 572 or 443 4944.

GIVE THE GIFT OF LEATHER this Christmas – Base has a huge selection of Status Anxiety Leather accessories for him or her.

KINGS WINDOW CLEANING: Residential, commercial, holiday homes, and new construction. For a free onsite quote please contact Nathan at 021 2354 700.

IRRESISTIBLE PLUSH ANIMALS, awesome wooden toys, great stocking fillers, last minute Christmas gifts and more. Held at the Plunket Rooms on Ardmore Street from 4.30pm until 8pm on the 14th, 20th, 21st and 24th of December. Email rawla135@student.otago.ac.nz for more details.

LIZ MALUSCHNIG COUNSELLING - for confidential and experienced counselling and parenting support please email Liz: lizmaluschnig@gmail.com

BEAUTY THERAPY - ALBERT TOWN. New beauty studio "Inner Beauty" open 5 Hunt Place Albert Town. Offering organic facials, waxing, tinting, manicures, pedicures, massage, makeup artistry. Welcoming all new clients! Text/phone 0275 236 838.

TYRES! Mobile Tyres Wanaka come to your home or work 7 days a week. For new tyres or repairs on cars, 4WD and trucks. Call Jason today for a free quote 021 973 722.

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

CASUAL STAFF NEEDED - Video Ezy. Pop in or ring 443 7881.

RUBYS CINEMA FAMILY PASS only $50 for 2 adults and 2 children.

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

CAMPERVAN/CARAVAN and motor home repairs. Phone 022 6721 365.

WANACLEANCAR HAS BEEN UPGRADED! Our popular interior steam and shampoo service is now chemical free. Friendly enzymes and probiotic cleaners are now used making your vehicle interior detail even healthier. Got kids? This one is for you! Call/text Richard 0210 2942 908 or 443 5772.

BARBER-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.

WANAKA FARMERS AND CRAFT MARKET this Thursday from 3pm outside the Speight's Ale House. Come along and stock up on locally made artisan goodies and look for those unique Christmas gifts.