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6 December 2017



WANAKA AND DISTRICTS LIONS CLUB Off Road 4WD Safari Fundraiser, West Wanaka Station, Saturday January 13th 2018. BBQ to follow. Numbers strictly limited. Contact: steverichmond52@gmail.com

CLEANER & BREAKFAST HELP required at Maple Lodge. Can guarantee 4hrs a day from 8am onwards - 18th Dec to 29th March. Prefer someone willing to cook but not essential. Need transport and NZ Work visa. admin@maplelodgewanaka.co.nz Phone 027 424 685.

HEDGE TRIMMING AND SHAPING. For professional advice and quality service, please call Joe on 027 4785 913.

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

MAKEUP ARTIST Janine Joseph now taking bookings for wedding and special occasion makeup. Gift vouchers also available for makeovers. Help someone look and feel beautiful this Christmas. MAC cosmetics. New Year, new look? www.janinejoseph.co.nz Phone 021 476 629.

BULLOCK BAR AND GRILL RESTAURANT – come to us for the best steak in town! Open from 6pm - 7 days a week. Reserve a table on 03 443 7148. You can also buy your wine from Liquorland Wanaka next door to enjoy with your meal in the Grill.

WYNDROK POTTERY - Hand thrown pottery suitable for every day use. Cups, mugs, bowls, jugs, tea pots, oven dishes. 191 Lakeview Terrace, Lake Hawea. Phone 03 443 1707. 11am - 5pm Tuesday - Sunday.

PLANNING YOUR CHRISTMAS FUNCTION? Treat your team at Alchemy. Check out our special Christmas menu at www.alchemywanaka.nz or call us on 443 2040.

ARE YOUR GARDENS FEELING THE HEAT? Suffering in the dry weather? Automatic irrigation is the most effective way of watering your gardens. Call Dave Spedding Landscaping to discuss how you can better water your garden - 021 707 481. www.wanakalandscaping.co.nz

POKER NIGHT EVERY TUESDAY at 6.30pm at the Bullock Bar.

LOVELY LADIES - are you looking for an adventure getaway close to home? Mission WOW brings you a retreat with a difference- action and relaxation all rolled into one 8-10 Dec 2017. Learn mountain bike skills, meet rad ladies and nourish your body with great local food and beverages. Based out in Glendhu Bay with paddleboards and stretch classes mixed in with bike maintenance, trail rides and much more. Come join our tribe. Event details www.missionwow.org or email jo@missionwow.org

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

GIFT CALMNESS this Christmas... or keep it for yourself. www.mindchat.nz is full of wonderful, mindful Christmas presents for all ages. Gift wrapped and free delivery in Wanaka! Declutter your mind.

TV'S BIG BRANDS AT SELECTRIX. New unbeatable prices on OLED, QLED and LED Smart TV's. Best prices guaranteed in New Zealand at Selectrix, Wanaka.

WALNUTS. DELICIOUS LOCALLY GROWN grafted walnuts, spray free. Great for salads, Christmas turkey stuffing, cakes - plus good for your health. A bag makes a great Christmas present. Only $10/kg in shell. Call 021 775 852. margjeff@hotmail.com 

TUKI FESTIVAL SATURDAY 10 FEBRUARY - Meet the new Rippon Festival and enjoy the best day of your summer at Glendhu Bay with UMO, Marlon Williams, The Phoenix Foundation, Aaradhna... and 3000 chums! Craft beer, local wine and spirits, ridiculously tasty food, stellar music and lake swims. See you there! www.tukifestival.nz

SICK OF WORKING FROM HOME? Brand new shared desk space and private offices available for hire from $103 per week. Come and enjoy the company of other solopreneurs! Life is short, work somewhere awesome. Email: info@thecell.co.nz or 027 4974 586 for full pricing and options (daily, weekly, monthly).

CHRISTMAS IS COMING and so is Cindy and the Villanelles! Get your family the best pre Christmas present and book now for the Show! 21st - 23rd December at the Lake Wanaka Centre. Fun for all the family.

OUTDOOR FURNITURE – outdoor rugs – outdoor cushions. Come bling up your outdoor area for Christmas and summer today at Wanaka Mitre10 outdoor department.

FOR SALE - 2005 SV6 HOLDEN COMMODORE. Great car with 190,000kms. $6,500. Christmas special. Phone 0274 364 458.

LAKE FRONT HOUSE UPSTAIRS. 2 available rooms. Both furnished. Excellent lake and mountain views. Long term rent available from 1st November. $180 plus $25 power/week. Address: 6 Baker Grove Phone: 021 1109 276.

THE LANDSCAPER with 20 years experience providing a reliable professional quality personalised service. Fences, paving, lawns, irrigation, planting, decks, pergolas, stonework, concrete, outdoor fireplaces & entertainment areas a specialty. Call Malcolm 0274 320 244.

E-CIGARETTE PACK FOR SALE. Pack includes: 4 e-liquids, 16 dearomisers, batteries, charger, USB adapter, zipped case and manual. Brand new. Offers. An easy and safe way to give up smoking. Phone 0274 431 942.

TV'S FOR SALE – Panasonic flat screens with USB & 2 HDMI inputs. 32" TV's including a wall bracket going at $45 each and 26" TV's on stands going at $40 each. Proceeds towards funding an accessible BBQ for Allenby Park Playscape. Enquiries phone 0274 344 188.

LONGTERM RENTAL REQUIRED: Local family urgently require 3+ bedroom rental. Please phone 0204 0377 884. Ideally near Wanaka Primary School or central Wanaka.

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.

UMBRELLAS AND SHADE SAILS or shapes and sizes come and look for yourself at Wanaka Mitre10 outdoor department.

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

LADIES – GIVE YOURSELF A GIFT THIS CHRISTMAS. Aspiring Medical Centre patients who have their due or overdue cervical smear before 20 December all go in the draw to win a gift pack of special treats, just for you! Call 03 443 0725 for your appointment.

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.

BAGLEYS NEW POTATOES ready now. Dug daily each day. Available at Selectrix. 

LOOKING FOR SOME EXTRA $$. The Camp - Lake Hawea Holiday Park are looking for some security staff over the New Year period (27/12/2014 to 03/01/2014). From 6pm each night (approximately 6-10 hours). Must have experience and references. Please text Sarah at The Camp 027 2260 283 or email manager@haweaholidaypark.co.nz

QUALIFIED CARPENTERS/BUILDERS WANTED. Wanaka Builders are looking for new team members. Send CV to wanakabuilders@outlook.com

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.

LAKESIDE APARTMENTS is looking for housekeepers, casual and part-time, including weekend work, for the summer, must be around for New Year. Call Blair on 443 0188 or pop in to reception at 9 Lakeside Road.

BBQS– LARGEST CHOICE IN WANAKA. Large to small and portable. Choose from Gasmate, Charbroil, Broil King, Everdure Heston Blumenthal, Masport, Weber and more. Gas or charcoal the choices are yours. Come look at Wanaka Mitre 10 outdoor department.

PLASTERER AVAILABLE. INT/EXT. Solid/ modified/ stopping/ skimcoating/ concrete repairs. Call now for a free quote. 30 yrs experience. 027 9607 731.

LAST CHANCE FOR LOST PROPERTY. We have heaps of clothing, drinks bottles and sports gear left at Wanaka Recreation Centre (Three Parks) and Wanaka Pool. All unclaimed items will be donated to local charities on Friday 15 December so drop by before then if you think some of it might be yours.

IF YOU, OR SOMEONE YOU KNOW, has rented out your Wanaka house/holiday home and you have some unused food, please remember your local foodbank at Community Networks, 73 Brownston St, Wanaka. Thank you!

DJ LOOKING FOR A PARTY. Got an event? Need some tunes? Check out www.djsion.com

JOIN WANAKA MITRE 10 ON TUESDAY 12th December at 6.30 - 8.30pm for the second Superhome Movement Talk - High performance windows, airtightness and leak building syndrome Mk2; Phil Smith and Martin Ball talk us through the options for windows and doors, double glazed vs triple glazed, uPVC vs timber vs aluminium. Dale Smith an expert in building membranes, tapes and airtightness provides advise on how to optimise insulation, minimise heat loss and manage moisture in your home. Wanaka Mitre 10 and Superhome Movement helping Kiwis design and build better homes. Drinks and nibbles provided. See you there.

FREE: SIMPSON WASHING MACHINE and fridge/freezer. Both in working order. Phone 0212 095 109.

DINING TABLE 70W x 150L x 75H cm. Slight veneer damage otherwise good sturdy condition with a 3 person bench and 3 single chairs $100. Microwave oven, good clean working condition $100.

DISHWASHERS NEEDED for busy lakefront restaurant. Full and part time available, must be able to work over Christmas and the new year. But we are shut Christmas day and Boxing day. Call Tasha 021 907 877 or pop into the restaurant. Thanks!

CHRISTMAS HAM – have you reserved your honey-cured, manuka-smoked Christmas ham at The Butcher's Block & Smokehouse Wanaka? Choose a whole or half cooked ham, either Apple Tree Farms or free-range Havoc Pork. Order a beautiful free-range Croziers turkey for a truly special Christmas. We look forward to helping you pre-order your Christmas meat requirements. 33 Reece Crescent, 443 5017.

WANTED: RELIABLE PERSON to water small garden over Christmas and New Year. Meadowstone Drive. Phone 443 6968.

THE WOVEN POP UP is closing this week! Don't miss your chance to shop for local artisan wools and knitting patterns, down the drive at 28 Helwick Street. Shop shuts 2pm on Saturday. Thanks Wanaka it's been amazing. x

TO LET: SELF CONTAINED UNIT. Mature person or couple $350 per week. Meadowstone, Wanaka. Phone 443 4923.

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

CHILLER TRAILER FOR HIRE. Weddings, events or any occasions that you require to keep food or drinks cold for those long hot summer days ahead. Phone Wanaka Cheeky Chillers. 0275 586 785.

MOBILE PHONE ACCESSORIES AT CALTEX: Lightning, Type C, AUX & HDMI cables; USB car chargers; Micro SD cards; earbuds & headphones; travel adaptors - all available at Caltex Wanaka.

ASPIRING POOLS & SPAS is now open Mon to Friday 9-5pm and Saturday mornings 9-1pm for all your pool and spa needs. Checked your pool water recently? Bring us in a sample and we'll get you set for summer swimming. Come in and check out our selection of pool toys too... see you soon.

FREE YOUR SPINE. Spinal Pain Clinic. Fast, effective Chiropractic treatment for low back pain, neck and mid-back pain, headaches, injuries, spinal maintenance. Wanaka Lakes Health Centre, 23 Cardrona Valley Rd., Mon to Fri. ACC Provider. David Jongsma, Chiropractor. Phone: 443 0432.

BTP - PAINTERS AND DECORATORS available for any size job. Very experienced and professional. Please phone Ben for a quote 0204 0133 350.

FRONT OF HOUSE ALL-ROUNDER REQUIRED at Sailz Lake Hawea Store and Restaurant. Full time position for a team player who has at least one year's experience working in a similar role. Duties include waitressing, making coffee and customer service. Suitable candidates will be available weekends and nights, Non-residents require a current NZ Working Visa. Email resume to: info@sailz.co.nz

20% OFF STOREWIDE - online and Thursday Market. Simplified organic beauty for skin, mind and soul. Sale ends Friday 8th December. www.truemindfulbeauty.com

CANCER REHABILITATION AND LYMPHOEDEMA treatment available at Central Lakes Physio. Contact Vicky on 443 1711 for more details. Funding available.

EXPERIENCED BLOCKLAYER, STONEMASON available for small jobs or keen to join a team. Phone Gary 0275 891 217. 

SILK ROAD ANTIQUES AND COLLECTABLES - '12 Days of Christmas'. 25% off sale begins December 13th! Different stock on sale each day until the 24th! Christmas shopping at its best. Unique, affordable and fun! 249 Riverbank Road. Open daily 10am - 5pm. Phone 021 495 569.

2018 XERO TRAINING DATES ANNOUNCED! The team at Findlay & Co are offering eight different training sessions to help you with your Xero needs starting 13th February 2018. Visit findco.co.nz for full training information and prices or call Anna on 021 0398 903. Registration is now open!

ASHTANGA YOGA 6 WEEK INTRODUCTORY course - suitable for beginners or anyone interested in learning the traditional method of ashtanga yoga. Private classes also available. Please email for more details: amytapply@outlook.com

BUILDER DOWNSIZING OPERATIONS. Tools for sale, plus tandem trailer, shutters, gib lifter and Zero Turn Husqvana ride on mower. Phone Roger 0274 605 748.

SASANOKI'S JAPANESE OF THE WEEK: 'bikkuri' (bic-leigh) meaning 'a surprise'. It was a huge surprise when I learned Dan Carter would play in Japan. The Brave Blossoms may shock the world again 2019. Sorry, nothing to do with Sasanoki this week, but it was a 'bikkuri' to me. Ph 443 6474.

AFFORDABLE ART FOR CHRISTMAS. New works arriving from under 1k to under 3k. Wanaka Fine Art Gallery, upstairs 4 Helwick.

SERGEANT AND MADAME MOUSE HAIRCUTTERS. Ladies $40, gents $25, kids $15. 17 Plantation Road, upstairs from Proactive Gym. Phone 021 1551 105.

JEWELLERY: HAND-MADE by local craftsman. Greenstone, paua, gems and semi-precious stone worked with silver. Contact Geoff on 0272 115 474 or view at reddoorjewellery.nz

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

THE GAME CHEF IS COMING TO SOUTHERN WILD. Join us for late night shopping on Thursday 14th. Purchase the lastest copy of The Game Chef's cook book and Angelo will be there to personally sign it for you between 6 & 7pm. A great gift for Christmas! Southern Wild on Helwick Street. See you there!

LONELY DOG BOOK... the second print run has finally arrived at Wanaka Fine Art Gallery with 2 new chapters and 32 colour plates. Pre-release price of $59 + P&H. Ph 443 8960. Upstairs 4 Helwick St.

CLEANERS WANTED. Blitz Wanaka Property Services seeks cleaners for their busy holiday cleaning company. Applicants need attention to detail, driving licence and NZ work visa. Please send CV to blitzwanaka@gmail.com or ph Mary 021 1208 960.

DOUBLE OR QUEEN BED WANTED TO BUY - in good/reasonable condition. Call/text Karen 021 443 740.

MONSTER GARAGE SALE - 5 households participating! This Saturday at 5 Hyland St, Meadowstone, 8.30am-12pm. Lamps (5), home furnishings, platters, scooters (2), new shoes, wetsuit, furniture, new panel heaters, bikes (incl near new ladies), books, games, cordless phones, pictures, kitchenware, heaps of kids toys, boys & girls clothes, etc.

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.

DO YOU EAT DINNER ON YOUR LAP, at the table or around the island? Your kitchen changes your lifestyle. Get it right with our award winning team at Melanie Craig Ltd - 40 Helwick Street. Phone 03 443 5312.

MILK & BREAD SPECIALS AT CALTEX Wanaka - today and every day. Pams milk 2 x 2L only $7.50. Golden Bake bread 2 loaves only $3.50. Caltex open 6am - 11pm daily.

PAPERCRAFT SUPPLIES. Bazzill, 3D's, stickers and more. Come to 87 Newcastle Rd, Hawea Flat on Saturday 9 Dec 10am - 2pm or email us at enquiries@inspirationz.co.nz Handmade greeting cards and gift boxes also available from just $3 each.

KARITANE HOLIDAY HOUSE by the beach. Sleeps 6/8. Perfect for kids fun and games and parent relaxation. Available from 7 January. $100/nt. Phone or text 0211 444 788.

GOLF MOTOCADDY, MiPro electric trolley. Accessories, umbrella, scorecard holder and seat. 27 hole battery $650. Contact Mike 443 2719.

FOR SALE: '02 TOYOTA LAND CRUISER VX 4.2L diesel. 340,000kms. Dark green. Rego and WOF. $32,990. See listing on TradeMe for photos and details, or phone 027 5526 840.

REFILL, DON'T SWAP 9KG LPG gas bottles. You'll save $$$ with refilling. Fast and efficient service at Caltex from 6am - 11pm daily.

GALLERY 33: Our Christmas group show, 'Twelve Works on Paper', is now open featuring new works by Richard Adams, Claire Beynon, Bing Dawe, Simon Kaan and Jon Thom. Get in quick to get your Christmas presents sorted!

READY, SET, GO is general sports holiday programme, best suited for 6-11 year olds running on the 20th, 21st and 22nd December in Wanaka. The prices are $70 a day or all three days for $175. Email readysetgo.wanaka@gmail.com or call Ruby on 021 2262 771 for more information.

FASTFATCHEF - Never trust a skinny chef - pizza, calzones, dumplings from only $10 - Quality food and cheap! Phone 021 971 848.

HORSE GRAZING. Handy to town. Call 443 7900 evenings.

XMAS YEARLY MASSAGE SPECIAL! Aspiring Massage Wanaka Est 2005! Full hour massages $60 until Dec 23rd. Gift certificates included. Valid 6 months. Trevor Bailey. Full time massage since 1994. NZ/USA 443 2995 / 0274 222 455.

SILKROAD ANTIQUES AND COLLECTABLES PRESENT "open mic in the garden" on Sunday afternoons from 2-4pm for December and January. Bring along your instrument and or voice, and rug, or chair and perhaps a picnic. It's a wonderful opportunity to 'jam' with other music lovers! Located at 249 Riverbank Road in Wanaka, Please call Kim with any queries on 021 495 569.

MICRO-GREENS! Living, fresh, delicious. Available direct or from the Thursday Artisan Market 3-6pm. Text 021 942 447 or email info@mayjermicrogreens.co.nz

CURTAINS, BLINDS, SHUTTERS - Wanaka Interiors - Free measure and quote - Great range of beautiful fabrics - Priced to suit all budgets - Expert advice - Wanaka Interiors, 59 Brownston St. 443 9339.

HOUSEKEEPER/CLEANER WANTED for Wanaka Haven Lodge. 3-4 days/week (or more) minimum 4hrs/day. Long term possible. Please call Anne-Mie 021 500 507 for more info or email stay@wanakahaven.co.nz

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

HAAST WHITEBAIT. $20 for 250 gms. Text 021 2146 336.

PICTURE FRAMING BY FRAMING MARVELLOUS. Rachel is a Guild Certified Framer and member of the Fine Art Trade Guild. She is passionate about providing high quality framing services to suit your taste and budget. She has an excellent eye for detail and design and you can be assured of a professional and friendly service. Phone 022 0298 725. Find us on Facebook.

LAZYBOY ELECTRIC recliner chair. Dark blue. Good condition. Phone 443 8097 or 027 3218 871. Offers.

WPS SECURITY ARE LOOKING FOR part-time guards for night-time hosting on local bars. Great way to supplement regular income. Training given. Must be prepared to get Security Licence. Text/phone Claire 0273 585 426.

WANTED - LONG TERM UNFURNISHED one bedroom flat/cottage for respectful, employed, non smoking local male mid 40's and two cats. Prefer quiet rural area. Please phone Christian 021 0536 659. Thank you.

EDGEWATER CLUB: We require a physically fit, energetic person to help us on Saturdays. After our guests check out you will help us prepare the outside areas for our incoming guests. This is a varied role and you will also assist the maintenance person where needed. Please phone Lynley 443 8350. 

WE'RE LOOKING FOR SOMEONE to join our team at Wholefood Haven, two days a week. Must love organic food, enjoy helping others and have a can-do attitude. Please send your CV to wholefoodhaven@xtra.co.nz.

SEEKING PETROL RUN-ABOUT for Grandma. Lightweight auto with easy to use functions. Slightly higher off the ground advantageous. Phone 022 3119 113.

COMPUTER OR PHONE PROBLEMS? Not able to send or receive emails? Having trouble understanding your new iPad? I can help. Certified Apple technician with experience fixing, maintaining, and updating both Apple and Windows computers, plus Apple and Android mobile devices. Reasonable rates. No fix, no fee. Call Evan on 021 2480 017.

PRIVATE HYPNOBIRTHING available with Clinical Hypnotherapist. Complete Childbirth Programme. www.hypnobirth4U.co.nz Phone 021 947 056.

GARAGE SALE - SUNDAY 10th, 9am - 1pm. Sofas, old fridge/freezer, kitchen appliances, card tables, lots of bits and bobs, old B.T.M. duvets. Cash only. 58 Totara Terrace.

WANAKA TENNIS CLUB Wednesday night social team tennis. This competition will run after Christmas from 7th February to 14th or 21st March from 6pm each Wednesday night. Teams of 4-6 people with a minimum of 2 men and 2 women. Each team will be rostered on to provide dinner one night. Costs are $80 per team plus $20 per person for each non club member. Entries close on 15th December. Please send team names and members' names to hattenjeanette@gmail.com and call Jeanette on 0212 986 229 with any queries.

LUGGATE HOTEL - LIVE MUSIC this weekend Friday - Tommy Pickett and Saturday - Mispent Youth. Great music in a great venue. Food and drink specials.

INNERSPRUNG MATTRESS AND BASE SINGLE as new $50. Mahogany 6 drawer lowboy and matching bedside table $70. Cream painted sideboard $30. Small oak dropside table $30. Trestel table $20. Phone 0274 330 291.

YARD SALE: This Saturday, 9 December - 11am to 3pm. 24 Quinnat Street, Albert Town.

ADAM AND EVES ARE LOOKING FOR a super summer team. We have the following positions available. Baker, grill chef, packer/kitchen hand and FOH service. Pop in store or call 0210 2437 977 for more info.

PRESCHOOL DANCE - Enjoy a Christmas themed dance class especially designed for 3 and 4yr olds. Casuals welcome $10 p/p, on Thursday, Friday and Saturday mornings (7-16 Dec only). Book your space now and watch your little darling sing and dance happily with bells, scarves and drums. Call/text Anna on 021 575 569. Dance Wanaka Studios: 19 Cliff Wilson Street. www.dancewanaka.co.nz

FOR SALE - TOYOTA IST 2007. 105km. Red. New tyres. Very good order. $6,000. Phone 0275 443 464.

SUMMER OPENING HOURS AT Wanaka Recreation Centre. The Rec Centre at Three Parks is now open 9am - 8pm Monday - Friday, and 9am - 5pm at weekends. Group bookings may take place outside these hours. For bookings and more info call 443 9334 or email wrc@qldc.govt.nz Come and play!

BUILDING OR RENOVATING and need whiteware for your home? Visit Selectrix for the most comprehensive 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.

MOUNTAIN BIKERS! Always wanted to bike the West Wanaka track? Now is your chance. Locals Special Sunday the 10th. $80 pp. Drop off with Wanaka Water Taxi at Minaret Burn, pick up with Wanaka Bike Tours from the Matukituki Bridge or Glendhu Bay. Bookings essential: 0800 273 687.

YOU HAVE ONE CRICKET BALL IN ONE HAND, one cricket ball in the other, what do you have?... A really big cricket! Bad jokes, good electricians. Call the team to see how Lakeside Electrical can help you today. Phone 022 6483 471 enquiries@lakesideelectrical.co.nz

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. 

ROOF PAINTING & HOUSE SERVICE. Exterior house wash from $219, roof wash plus gutter clean from $399, moss and mould roof treatment from $599, roof painting from $1420 up to 100m2. If you choose services from us you will get your windows cleaned for free! Get your house a new look! Inspection & quotation for free! Web: www.roofsnewzealand.wordpress.com Contact: roofsnewzealand@gmail.com Phone: 0210 8099 967.

PLANNING A HOLIDAY IN FRANCE? - Beautiful, luxury home overlooking the Lac du Bourget in the French Alps for rent. Owned by French/Kiwi couple living in the region. Four bedrooms, can sleep up to eight persons. Close to major cycling passes and ski fields. One hour from both Geneva and Lyon international airports. Email moniqueak73@gmail.com for more information.

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

WANAKA DOG WALKING & PET SITTING. Advance booking is essential for the summer holidays! Don't miss out! For more details about all of our services see www.wanakadogwalking.com and email us to book at Emily@wanakadogwalking.com

BUILDER AVAILABLE OVER CHRISTMAS: Reliable and professional builder with over 10 years experience available for your small building projects over the Christmas break. Call now to get that building job ticked off your list this summer! 0274 641 641.

LUGGATE HOTEL INVITES YOU to check out our facilities for your work functions. Great food, great venue, best garden bar in the district. Talk to us about your needs. Chiller trailers and marquees available too.

SPECIAL WITH RACHEL $120.00 1/2 head foils. $120 includes cut and blow waves till 9 December. Three Chairs Hair. Phone 443 5898.

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

BULLOCK BAR COURTESY COACH - will pick up from Wanaka, Albert Town, Luggate and Lake Hawea – just call us on 03 443 7148.

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. 

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.

GARAGE CARPET - Fully installed 36sqm $925 plus gst. Call James 021 2106 078 or email lakes@nzgaragecarpet.com

WANAKA HOLIDAY HOUSE available for Christmas and New Year period. 4 bedrooms, 2 bath, spacious living rooms (6 beds - house sleeps up to 10 people). Huge backyard and BBQ entertaining areas bathed in sunshine all day. Ideal for families and large groups. Email: dawanaka.nz@gmail.com

CHRISTMAS HAMS (COOKED) FREE DELIVERY to Wanaka. Back in Wanaka for another year with a 1 day pop up shop Sunday 17th December at Pembroke Park Market. Our award winning NZ ham & fresh pork for your 2017 Christmas. Sizes: *Whole 8-10kg, half 4-5kg and small 2.3kg* And for your summer holidays our gourmet Manuka smoked bacon/ fresh ribs/ fresh belly & fresh whole ribeye available. One day only. Orders taken prior. Extra hams available on the day. www.waitakibaconham.co.nz Farmers Gus & Sue Morton Waitaki Bacon & Ham Ltd. Call Sue on 027 6005 787 or email sales@waitakibaconham.co.nz

HAY FOR SALE: Small bales clover/cocksfoot with no weeds. $10+gst. 0225 022 533.

ROOF PAINTING - ROOF REPAINTING includes roof/gutter cleaning, 2 coats with colour of your choice! We also offer: Roof treatment, gutter cleaning, moss, mould & lichen treatments, general roof repairs, fence/deck/timber cleaning and coating, windows cleaning in inaccessible places. Get your house a new look! Inspection and quotation for free! Contact: roofsnewzealand@gmail.com

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

HOLIDAY RENTAL has just become available from 20 December. Sleeps 4 (1 double, 2 single) 2 min walk to town. $350 per night. Ring 021 1170 644 after 4.30pm to discuss min nights etc.

DOG CLIPPING. Experienced dog groomer working in Wanaka until 14th December. For an appointment phone Glenys 0272 849 238.

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

WOULD YOU LIKE TO EARN SOME EXTRA INCOME? Ramada Resort has  permanent part time positions available in our Café/Bar. You can choose... Mornings 7am - 11am (2 or three shifts weekdays) or afternoon/evenings? 4.30pm - 9pm. Maybe you would like to do both? The choice is yours! Long term only please apply. Contact us now. Phone Kaydee on 021 608 594 or email her at    kaydee.george@ramadawanaka.co.nz

JACK RABBIT RESTAURANT & BAR are recruiting for front of house superstars to join us this summer. Please send your CV to Emma at jackrabbit@jackrabbit.co.nz

SHOWERDOME. For a warmer drier bathroom, stop the steam from your shower. Wanaka installer, servicing Central. Phone 0211 788 589.

GARAGE SALE - 2 Hyland Street, Meadowstone - Saturday 9 December from 8.30am. Lots of good stocking fillers for children - toys/books/clothes/shoes/bike/roller blades and more... Come take a look! 

KITCHEN ASSISTANT AND COOK REQUIRED for fast paced Mexican kitchen. Lots of fun as well as hard work with a great team. Plenty of hours available. Happy to look at sponsorship for the cook position. Kitchen assistant position may suit uni holiday student wanting to work hard for the summer period. Call Jules 022 0737 407 to discuss.

CHRISTMAS TREES - we have a few small pines left ranging approx 2 - 4 metres high. Buyer must collect before 22nd Dec. Will fell on pickup. Text/ring 022 0694 068 to book your tree. Price from $25.

FRANCESCA'S ITALIAN KITCHEN is looking for chefs to join our team. We serve traditional Italian food from lunch through to dinner so you must be able to work split shifts. The ideal candidate will have some kitchen experience although training is provided. If this sounds like you please pop in with your CV and ask for Nicholas.

WANTED: RELIABLE PERSON to water small garden over Christmas and New Year. Meadowstone Drive. Phone 443 6968.

JOIN WANAKA MITRE 10 ON TUESDAY 12th December at 6.30 - 8.30pm for the second Superhome Movement Talk - High performance windows, airtightness and leak building syndrome Mk2; Phil Smith and Martin Ball talk us through the options for windows and doors, double glazed vs triple glazed, uPVC vs timber vs aluminium. Dale Smith an expert in building membranes, tapes and airtightness provides advise on how to optimise insulation, minimise heat loss and manage moisture in your home. Wanaka Mitre 10 and Superhome Movement helping Kiwis design and build better homes. Drinks and nibbles provided. See you there.

ASPIRING POOLS & SPAS is now open Mon to Friday 9-5pm and Saturday mornings 9-1pm for all your pool and spa needs. Checked your pool water recently? Bring us in a sample and we'll get you set for summer swimming. Come in and check out our selection of pool toys too... see you soon.

BAGLEYS NEW POTATOES ready now. Dug daily each day. Available at Selectrix. 

FOR SALE: Sealy NZ (Decadence Plush) Super king mattress and base - 3 years old. As new. Owners downsizing. To inspect phone 443 2534 or cell 021 575 975.

WANAKA HOLIDAY HOUSE - Wanaka crib to rent mid January till 4 Feb. Centre of town, 1 minute to shops and lake. Full lake views. 3 bedroom. $200 per night for entire period. Enquire 027 2135 832.

VOYAGER LUGGAGE FOR SALE. Great Christmas gift idea! Up to 35% off our Rome range. Choose from 3 great colours and sizes. Save $260 when you purchase the full set. Or choose from our catalogues for other great deals on all ranges of bags and travel accessories. Drop into World Travellers Wanaka upstairs beside the Art Gallery on 4 Helwick St or call us on 03 443 7414.

LAST CHANCE FOR LOST PROPERTY. We have heaps of clothing, drinks bottles and sports gear left at Wanaka Recreation Centre (Three Parks) and Wanaka Pool. All unclaimed items will be donated to local charities on Friday 15 December so drop by before then if you think some of it might be yours.

BUILDING OR RENOVATING and need whiteware for your home? Visit Selectrix for the most comprehensive 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.

THE WOVEN POP UP is closing this week! Don't miss your chance to shop for local artisan wools and knitting patterns, down the drive at 28 Helwick Street. Shop shuts 2pm on Saturday. Thanks Wanaka it's been amazing. x

ONE WEEK TO GO! Thank you to the 28% of parents who have responded to the 'Parent Perspective' survey but with one more week to go, we encourage more Yr 9 -13 parents to have their say. Visit MAC website page "Students and Community - Parenting 101" and click on the link. Research is a useful guide in education but it relies on high response rates to ensure robust results. Please help WAG & MAC to make this happen.

SHIPPING CONTAINERS for sale. Phone 0211 788 589.

CHRISTMAS HAMS (COOKED) FREE DELIVERY to Wanaka. Back in Wanaka for another year with a 1 day pop up shop Sunday 17th December at Pembroke Park Market. Our award winning NZ ham & fresh pork for your 2017 Christmas. Sizes: *Whole 8-10kg, half 4-5kg and small 2.3kg* And for your summer holidays our gourmet Manuka smoked bacon/ fresh ribs/ fresh belly & fresh whole ribeye available. One day only. Orders taken prior. Extra hams available on the day. www.waitakibaconham.co.nz Farmers Gus & Sue Morton Waitaki Bacon & Ham Ltd. Call Sue on 027 6005 787 or email sales@waitakibaconham.co.nz

RIDGE CAPPING. New (denim blue colour) with soft edge, with plastic on 4.3m lengths $15/lm, plus short lengths of Marley drain flow. Phone 0274 578 021.

GOLF MOTOCADDY, MiPro electric trolley. Accessories, umbrella, scorecard holder and seat. 27 hole battery $650. Contact Mike 443 2719.

RACHEL ERICHSEN IS PROUD TO PRESENT the 2017 Dance Out Loud Showcase EMOTIONZ Lake Wanaka Centre Dec. 15th & 16th. Tickets at www.eventfinda.co.nz search Dance Out Loud.

HEDGE TRIMMING AND SHAPING. For professional advice and quality service, please call Joe on 027 4785 913.

SELF CONTAINED ACCOMMODATION AVAILABLE in Wanaka for a single female. Reduced rent in exchange for baby sitting duties. Contact Nicki 021 828 415.

TV'S FOR SALE – Panasonic flat screens with USB & 2 HDMI inputs. 32" TV's including a wall bracket going at $45 each and 26" TV's on stands going at $40 each. Proceeds towards funding an accessible BBQ for Allenby Park Playscape. Enquiries phone 0274 344 188.

DOG CLIPPING. Experienced dog groomer working in Wanaka until 14th December. For an appointment phone Glenys 0272 849 238.

HOUSEKEEPER NEEDED! Tidy House is looking for a cleaning rock star with an exceptional eye for detail! No car needed, flexible hours and awesome pay! We work in a small team and efficiency is key. Please send CV to tracy@tidyhouse.co.nz or call 021 2614 657.

LARGE FURNISHED ROOM AVAILABLE in modern house, close to town and lake. Female only. Long term only. Phone 0211 332 227.

CHEF DE PARTIE required for busy catering company. Please call Sam at Raspberry Creek 0210 759 586 to enquire.

C5 CITROEN FOR SALE. Grey/silver sedan. 2004. SX 5 door, 4 speed, auto. 132xxx kms. One (careful) family owner. Great all round condition. Seeking petrol run-about for Grandma. Lightweight auto with easy to use functions, slightly higher off the ground advantageous. Phone 022 3119 113.

HAAST WHITEBAIT. $20 for 250 gms. Text 021 2146 336.

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

GROUND CONTROL - Lawns, gardens and general property maintenance. Call us for a free quote 022 3634 413.

GARAGE SALE – Sat 9 Dec 11am to 4pm – Wide range of items, including heaps of high-end kitchen and homeware. Located at 44 Bills Way at the end of driveway. Bargains to be had rain or shine! No early arrivals, please.

MICRO-GREEN GROW KITS. Great Christmas gifts! Available direct or from the Artisan Market on Thursdays. Locals pricing Text 021 942 447, info@mayjermicrogreens.co.nz

APPRECIATION, GRATITUDE, THANKS, Love, Friendship, Support. Gift vouchers available for amazing therapeutic massage at The Tiny Temple For Well-being. To order or book a session phone 0212 622 049 or go to www.thetinytempleforwellbeing.com

MOUNTAIN BIKERS! Always wanted to bike the West Wanaka track? Now is your chance. Locals Special Sunday the 10th. $80 pp. Drop off with Wanaka Water Taxi at Minaret Burn, pick up with Wanaka Bike Tours from the Matukituki Bridge or Glendhu Bay. Bookings essential: 0800 273 687.

READY, SET, GO is general sports holiday programme, best suited for 6-11 year olds running on the 20th, 21st and 22nd December in Wanaka. The prices are $70 a day or all three days for $175. Email readysetgo.wanaka@gmail.com or call Ruby on 021 2262 771 for more information.

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

FREE: SIMPSON WASHING MACHINE and fridge/freezer. Both in working order. Phone 0212 095 109.

LONGTERM RENTAL REQUIRED: Local family urgently require 3+ bedroom rental. Please phone 0204 0377 884. Ideally near Wanaka Primary School or central Wanaka.

QUARRY LABOURER WANTED: We are looking for some additional help over summer. You are physically fit and able to get on with a small team? Previous labouring experience an advantage. We provide all safety gear, training and good hourly rate. Own transport required. Minimum 3 months work but prefer longer term. Ph 0210 2669 300 or email CV to lucy@wanakastone.co.nz

MUSIC CONCERT: THE DANBERRYS (Nashville) funky acoustic roots music Saturday December 16th at The Riverhouse 8pm. 508 Lake Hawea-Albert Town Rd, House Concert - all welcome. Tickets available from Big Fig $20pp. For info call 0224 725 455.

POKER NIGHT EVERY TUESDAY at 6.30pm at the Bullock Bar.

JACK RABBIT ARE NOW RECRUITING for a Grill Chef and a Cold Larder chef. Please send your CV and a bit about yourself to Liam at jackrabbit@jackrabbit.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.

ARE YOUR GARDENS FEELING THE HEAT? Suffering in the dry weather? Automatic irrigation is the most effective way of watering your gardens. Call Dave Spedding Landscaping to discuss how you can better water your garden - 021 707 481. www.wanakalandscaping.co.nz

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

WOMEN'S MOUNTAIN BIKE CLINICS with Mission WOW. Keen to learn skills, feel more confident, step your riding up to the next level?  Next series starts 7 Feb- 7 March 2018, Wednesday 6-8pm, $195 for 5 weeks, Online registration www.missionwow.org

BUTCHER'S BLOCK SPECIALS – our super popular lamb BBQ chops are on special this week at $12.99/kg. Plain or marinated, they are brilliant on the BBQ or great popped under the grill. Make sure you check out the reduced-to-clear freezer for a tasty bargain next time you stop by Wanaka's only dedicated butcher at 33 Reece Crescent. Phone 443 5017. Open Monday - Friday 8am-6pm, Saturday 9am-5pm.

A HAM SANDWICH WALKS INTO A BAR AND orders a beer... The bartender says sorry we don't serve food here. Bad jokes, good electricians. Call the team to see how Lakeside Electrical can help you today. Phone 022 6483 471 enquiries@lakesideelectrical.co.nz

LIVE CELL TESTING: Identify deficiencies/intolerances, toxins and microbiology that may be contributing to health issues. www.yogastudiocromwell.com Phone 021 947 056.

THE GOOD SPOT'S CHEESE SCONE and regular coffee deal is the best in town! Grab this for only $6.50. Fresh juices, smoothies, salads and lots of other goodies available. Enjoy the sun at The Good Spot Caravan, 34 Anderson Road.

SPIDER & 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

HOUSEKEEPER/CLEANER WANTED for Wanaka Haven Lodge. 3-4 days/week (or more) minimum 4hrs/day. Long term possible. Please call Anne-Mie 021 500 507 for more info or email stay@wanakahaven.co.nz

WANAKA BUILDER AVAILABLE. Remodels, sleepouts, sheds, decks, exterior additions and landscape carpentry. Local builder with decades of experience. Labour only. Call or text Steve at Scurr Contracting 027 2585 009 or message on our FB page.

FASTFATCHEF - Never trust a skinny chef - pizza, calzones, dumplings from only $10 - Quality food and cheap! Phone 021 971 848.

YARD SALE: This Saturday, 9 December - 11am to 3pm. 24 Quinnat Street, Albert Town.

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

WANTED - LONG TERM UNFURNISHED one bedroom flat/cottage for respectful, employed, non smoking local male mid 40's and two cats. Prefer quiet rural area. Please phone Christian 021 0536 659. Thank you.

WOULD YOU LIKE TO EARN SOME EXTRA INCOME? Ramada Resort has  permanent part time positions available in our Café/Bar. You can choose... Mornings 7am - 11am (2 or three shifts weekdays) or afternoon/evenings? 4.30pm - 9pm. Maybe you would like to do both? The choice is yours! Long term only please apply. Contact us now. Phone Kaydee on 021 608 594 or email her at    kaydee.george@ramadawanaka.co.nz

20% OFF STOREWIDE - online and Thursday Market. Simplified organic beauty for skin, mind and soul. Sale ends Friday 8th December. www.truemindfulbeauty.com

BBQS– LARGEST CHOICE IN WANAKA. Large to small and portable. Choose from Gasmate, Charbroil, Broil King, Everdure Heston Blumenthal, Masport, Weber and more. Gas or charcoal the choices are yours. Come look at Wanaka Mitre 10 outdoor department.

THE ZUCCHINI BROTHERS are a long-established Wanaka band who have played numerous public and private functions. Specialising in danceable classic hits plus interesting extras, we will make your wedding, party or other celebration special. Phone Dave 021 341 193 or email davidjgillies1@gmail.com

WANTED TO BUY SECTION at Luggate Park. Phone 0274 343 508 or 0276 887 487.

PLASTERER AVAILABLE. INT/EXT. Solid/ modified/ stopping/ skimcoating/ concrete repairs. Call now for a free quote. 30 yrs experience. 027 9607 731.

CHILLER TRAILER FOR HIRE. Weddings, events or any occasions that you require to keep food or drinks cold for those long hot summer days ahead. Phone Wanaka Cheeky Chillers. 0275 586 785.

CLEANING POSITION - 6.5 hours per week. Mondays and Thursday/Friday. Must be honest, reliable and hard working. No time wasters! Phone Lisa 021 941 124.

SPECIAL WITH RACHEL $120.00 1/2 head foils. $120 includes cut and blow waves till 9 December. Three Chairs Hair. Phone 443 5898.

STABICRAFT 430 ALUMINIUM and gloss black pontoon dinghy, Yamaha 60hp auto lube, Suzuki 6hp, ship to shore radio, fish and depth finder with GPS, very good awning, bluetooth stereo, two tote tanks, life jackets. Incredible boat, very stable. Stabicraft says still floats full of water. Trailer with new WOF, bargain $14,250. Phone 03 443 1984 or 027 4431 984.

POOL TABLE WANTED. Please phone 443 1296.

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

LAKESIDE APARTMENTS is looking for housekeepers, casual and part-time, including weekend work, for the summer, must be around for New Year. Call Blair on 443 0188 or pop in to reception at 9 Lakeside Road.

LAKEFRONT COTTAGE, HAWEA AVAILABLE to rent short term only. Ph 027 4354 160.

SICK OF WORKING FROM HOME? Brand new shared desk space and private offices available for hire from $103 per week. Come and enjoy the company of other solopreneurs! Life is short, work somewhere awesome. Email: info@thecell.co.nz or 027 4974 586 for full pricing and options (daily, weekly, monthly).

A 60 YEAR OLD LADY WISHING TO RENT an unfurnished, double glazed, 3 bedroom house for 2 years from December 2017. Will take exceedingly good care of your property. Have excellent references. Please email: thermokitchen60@gmail.com

UMBRELLAS AND SHADE SAILS or shapes and sizes come and look for yourself at Wanaka Mitre10 outdoor department.

COOLEST NEW SHOP IN TOWN! - Wanaka Interiors - Come and see what's in store - furniture - lighting - rugs - prints - homeware - cushions - plants - flowers - much much more... Wanaka Interiors, 59 Brownston St. 443 9339.

FIREWOOD CHRISTMAS SPECIAL! 5.5 m3 loads $360 delivered. Ph 022 2444 430.

REPOINTING BRICK AND STONE. Make your old tired looking walls look new again. Phone Gary 027 5891 217.

FOR SALE - 2005 SV6 HOLDEN COMMODORE. Great car with 190,000kms. $6,500. Christmas special. Phone 0274 364 458.

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.

EXPERIENCED LOCAL HAMMER-HAND available now. Own tools/transport and looking for a full-time position with a local firm. Contract terms ok. Please contact Lee to discuss your needs. Phone 0223 153 597.

PANTOMIME VILLIAN: Check! Beautiful hero: check! Pantomime horse: of course! The Wanaka Pantomimers are all ready to being you a fabulous show from December 21st - 23rd at the Lake Wanaka Centre, Cindy and the Villanelles. Tickets available now on Eventfinda.

GIFT CALMNESS this Christmas... or keep it for yourself. www.mindchat.nz is full of wonderful, mindful Christmas presents for all ages. Gift wrapped and free delivery in Wanaka! Declutter your mind.

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.

TOYOTA RAV 2006. 59,400km. Good condition. Genuine Toyota. CD, radio, Bluetooth, USB. Economical and powerful. 204L engine. $12,900 ono. Phone 0277 280 606.

CLEANERS WANTED. Blitz Wanaka Property Services seeks cleaners for their busy holiday cleaning company. Applicants need attention to detail, driving licence and NZ work visa. Please send CV to blitzwanaka@gmail.com or ph Mary 021 1208 960.

FLIES? SPIDERS? WASPS? Full pest control services provided by experienced, fully qualified PMANZ registered technician. Call John at A & J Services 0274 331 482.

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

FRONT OF HOUSE ALL-ROUNDER REQUIRED at Sailz Lake Hawea Store and Restaurant. Full time position for a team player who has at least one year's experience working in a similar role. Duties include waitressing, making coffee and customer service. Suitable candidates will be available weekends and nights, Non-residents require a current NZ Working Visa. Email resume to: info@sailz.co.nz

BATHROOM MOISTURE A PROBLEM? Fit a steam stopper. Stop the steam before it starts. Phone 021 1788 589.

ON HOLIDAY OR BUSINESS AND NEED RELIABLE WIFI? Come to The Cell's shared workspace. You can hire desk space by the hour, use unlimited high speed WiFi and have access to meeting rooms. Email: info@thecell.co.nz or call MJ at 022 3430 416.

EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST: House for sale in Haast township, West Coast. 3 bedrooms, permanent material, with double garage. On ¼ acre section. For more details contact 021 0569 146.

CHRISTMAS CAKES! Cakes of Wanaka are now taking orders for Christmas. Great selection - fruitcakes, cheesecakes, gateaux, lemon meringue pie, pavlovas, GF options. Order online, nice and easy! www.cakesofwanaka.co.nz All our usual cakes as well.

TWO FOR ONE TUESDAY at Alchemy Restaurant and Cafe. Awesome special on all our mains after 4.00pm on Tuesday. Come in, relax and enjoy our delicious dinners!

FOR SALE - 2 SUN LOUNGERS, brown plastic cane, adjustable, with cream squabs. In very good condition. $60 each. Will sell separately. Great Christmas present. Phone 443 4394.

GARAGE SALE - Sunday 10th, 9am - 1pm. Sofas, old fridge/freezer, kitchen appliances, card tables, lots of bits and bobs, old B.T.M. duvets. Cash only. 58 Totara Terrace.

THE LANDSCAPER with 20 years experience providing a reliable professional quality personalised service. Fences, paving, lawns, irrigation, planting, decks, pergolas, stonework, concrete, outdoor fireplaces & entertainment areas a specialty. Call Malcolm 0274 320 244.

BULLOCK BAR COURTESY COACH - will pick up from Wanaka, Albert Town, Luggate and Lake Hawea – just call us on 03 443 7148.

LONELY DOG BOOK... the second print run has finally arrived at Wanaka Fine Art Gallery with 2 new chapters and 32 colour plates. Pre-release price of $59 + P&H. Ph 443 8960. Upstairs 4 Helwick St.

ADAM AND EVES ARE LOOKING FOR a super summer team. We have the following positions available. Baker, grill chef, packer/kitchen hand and FOH service. Pop in store or call 0210 2437 977 for more info.

SAVE $$$ ON 9KG LPG GAS BOTTLES. Refill them, don't swap. Fast, friendly, cost effective refill service available at Caltex.

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.

COME AND HEAR ABOUT "the meaning of Jesus birth at Christmas". Children will be involved in service with a rap, puppet show and lively music. Come along to Wanaka Presbyterian Church at 9:30am. Love to see you there. All welcome! 91 Tenby Street. Facebook: wanakapresbyteriancommunitychurch

LUGGATE HOTEL INVITES YOU to check out our facilities for your work functions. Great food, great venue, best garden bar in the district. Talk to us about your needs. Chiller trailers and marquees available too.

GARAGE CARPET - Fully installed 36sqm $925 plus gst. Call James 021 2106 078 or email lakes@nzgaragecarpet.com

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 Phone 03 443 6454 or www.treetamers.co.nz

BULLOCK BAR AND GRILL RESTAURANT – come to us for the best steak in town! Open from 6pm - 7 days a week. Reserve a table on 03 443 7148. You can also buy your wine from Liquorland Wanaka next door to enjoy with your meal in the Grill.

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.

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.

JOHN TOOMER EXHIBITION at Wanaka Fine Art Gallery from 16th to 24th December. Ten fresh works in time for Christmas. To order your personal invitation to the opening. Phone 443 8960.

NEED SOME CHRISTMAS CHEER? Christmas CD's available at Caltex this month. Huge selection, from $6.99 each at Caltex.

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.

TREE AND SHRUB PRUNING Reductions. Thinning. Deadwood. For professional and friendly advice and service please call Joe on 0274 785 913.

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

LANDLORDS! GOVERNMENT REGULATIONS are changing to require all rental homes to be adequately insulated. Shear Comfort loose wool insulation is the perfect choice to top up ceiling insulation. Call 021 0629 212 or info@shearcomfort.co.nz Your tenants will love you!

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. 

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

LOOKING FOR SOME EXTRA $$. The Camp - Lake Hawea Holiday Park are looking for some security staff over the New Year period (27/12/2014 to 03/01/2014). From 6pm each night (approximately 6-10 hours). Must have experience and references. Please text Sarah at The Camp 027 2260 283 or email manager@haweaholidaypark.co.nz

CHRISTMAS DANCE - Enjoy a Christmas themed dance class especially designed for 3 and 4yr olds. Casuals welcome $10 p/p, on Thursday, Friday and Saturday mornings (7-16 Dec only). Book your space now and watch your little darling sing and dance happily with bells, scarves and drums. Call/text Anna on 021 575 569. Dance Wanaka studios: 19 Cliff Wilson Street. www.dancewanaka.co.nz

CLEANERS NEEDED FOR IMMEDIATE START. Great atmosphere, competitive pay and child friendly. Vehicle and experience advantageous. If you have a "can do attitude" and can commit to the summer season please call Wanaka Holiday Homes on 0212 800 912.

E-CIGARETTE PACK FOR SALE. Pack includes: 4 e-liquids, 16 dearomisers, batteries, charger, USB adapter, zipped case and manual. Brand new. Offers. An easy and safe way to give up smoking. Phone 0274 431 942.

PARTY ON THE LAKE WITH DUAL IMAGE, the perfect venue for staff Christmas functions and all other occasions. Call Tim, Lake Wanaka Cruises 0800 800 090.

COMPUTER OR PHONE PROBLEMS? Not able to send or receive emails? Having trouble understanding your new iPad? I can help. Certified Apple technician with experience fixing, maintaining, and updating both Apple and Windows computers, plus Apple and Android mobile devices. Reasonable rates. No fix, no fee. Call Evan on 021 2480 017.

PEMBROKE COTTAGE, STEWART ISLAND. Available for rent. Three minutes to shops, hotel and wharf. Sleeps six. Phone Brian 443 7933 or 027 2080 533 or Janet 443 7933 or 027 3396 026.

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.

TV'S BIG BRANDS AT SELECTRIX. New unbeatable prices on OLED, QLED and LED Smart TV's. Best prices guaranteed in New Zealand at Selectrix, Wanaka.

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

TOYOTA X HATCHBACK RUNX. $6,900ono in very good condition. 0210 8589 715, $142,000kms.

HORSE GRAZING. Handy to town. Call 443 7900 evenings.

ROB ROY GLACIER TRACK TRANSPORT. KT Sightseeing shuttle leaves Wanaka at 9.00am, return pick up at 2.30pm includes Roys Peak, Motatapu & Diamond Lake tracks. Call 0800 458 744.

OUTDOOR FURNITURE – outdoor rugs – outdoor cushions. Come bling up your outdoor area for Christmas and summer today at Wanaka Mitre10 outdoor department.

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

CLEANER & BREAKFAST HELP required at Maple Lodge. Can guarantee 4hrs a day from 8am onwards - 18th Dec to 29th March. Prefer someone willing to cook but not essential. Need transport and NZ Work visa. admin@maplelodgewanaka.co.nz Phone 027 424 685.

DISHWASHERS NEEDED for busy lakefront restaurant. Full and part time available, must be able to work over Christmas and the new year. But we are shut Christmas day and Boxing day. Call Tasha 021 907 877 or pop into the restaurant. Thanks!

WANTED TO BUY SECTION at Luggate Park. Phone 0274 343 508 or 0276 887 487.

JEWELLERY: HAND-MADE by local craftsman. Greenstone, paua, gems and semi-precious stone worked with silver. Contact Geoff on 0272 115 474 or view at reddoorjewellery.nz

KARITANE HOLIDAY HOUSE by the beach. Sleeps 6/8. Perfect for kids fun and games and parent relaxation. Available from 7 January. $100/nt. Phone or text 0211 444 788.

CARPET CLEANING AND REPAIRS, re-stretching, uplifting, re-laying, inserts, laying new and second hand carpet. Specialist stain removal. Upholstery cleaning and leather care. Quality service by experienced local tradesman. Call John at A & J Services 0274 331 482 or a/h 443 6255.

CLEANERS NEEDED FOR IMMEDIATE START. Great atmosphere, competitive pay and child friendly. Vehicle and experience advantageous. If you have a "can do attitude" and can commit to the summer season please call Wanaka Holiday Homes on 0212 800 912.

CLEANERS WANTED. Blitz Wanaka Property Services seeks cleaners for their busy holiday cleaning company. Applicants need attention to detail, driving licence and NZ work visa. Please send CV to blitzwanaka@gmail.com or ph Mary 021 1208 960.

FRONT OF HOUSE ALL-ROUNDER REQUIRED at Sailz Lake Hawea Store and Restaurant. Full time position for a team player who has at least one year's experience working in a similar role. Duties include waitressing, making coffee and customer service. Suitable candidates will be available weekends and nights, Non-residents require a current NZ Working Visa. Email resume to: info@sailz.co.nz

DO YOU NEED... help with Income Tax, Child Support or Working for Families? Community Networks Wanaka offers IRD appointments once a month – next on Wed 13th December. Talk to us about an appointment: 443 7799 or visit 73 Brownston St or www.communitynetworks.co.nz

SELL: F&P FREEZER, vertical. As new. $700 ono. Phone 443 7164.

WANAKA AIRPORT SHUTTLES door to door transfers. Starts 7.30am. 7 days a week. Call 0800 458 477 or 443 9368.

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

LOOK AFTER YOUR BODY at Central Lakes Physio & Pilates. Let our friendly team educate you about your body and get you feeling great. Call 443 1711 or book online.

SPIDER & 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

SILKROAD ANTIQUES AND COLLECTABLES PRESENT "open mic in the garden" on Sunday afternoons from 2-4pm for December and January. Bring along your instrument and or voice, and rug, or chair and perhaps a picnic. It's a wonderful opportunity to 'jam' with other music lovers! Located at 249 Riverbank Road in Wanaka, Please call Kim with any queries on 021 495 569.

WANAKA SINGING TEACHER: Jenn Shelton, presents her end of year showcase 'A Night Under The Spotlight'. 40 amazing singers, guaranteed entertainment! December 10th & 11th at 7.00pm at the Rippon Hall. Tickets sold at SassyPants and on the door. $15.

NICE ROOM IN A NICE HOUSE with nice people available now. You'll have your own bathroom, unlimited WiFi, occasional fresh juice & home made goodies! Perfect for a genuinely nice person. $250 p/w, bills included. liveinwanaka@gmail.com

BUTCHER'S BLOCK SPECIALS – our super popular lamb BBQ chops are on special this week at $12.99/kg. Plain or marinated, they are brilliant on the BBQ or great popped under the grill. Make sure you check out the reduced-to-clear freezer for a tasty bargain next time you stop by Wanaka's only dedicated butcher at 33 Reece Crescent. Phone 443 5017. Open Monday - Friday 8am-6pm, Saturday 9am-5pm.

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.

HOUSE TO RENT TO FAMILY. Well located and sunny home on 2 levels, close to schools, town and lake. Furnished. Available for 6-12 months. 4 double bedrooms. Open plan kitchen. 3 bathrooms. Sunny. $700 p/w. Not flat share. Available late December. Rachel 0221 207 145.

HOUSEKEEPER/CLEANER WANTED for Wanaka Haven Lodge. 3-4 days/week (or more) minimum 4hrs/day. Long term possible. Please call Anne-Mie 021 500 507 for more info or email stay@wanakahaven.co.nz

FASTFATCHEF - Never trust a skinny chef - pizza, calzones, dumplings from only $10 - Quality food and cheap! Phone 021 971 848.

TWO FOR ONE TUESDAY at Alchemy Restaurant and Cafe. Awesome special on all our mains after 4.00pm on Tuesday. Come in, relax and enjoy our delicious dinners!

E-CIGARETTE PACK FOR SALE. Pack includes: 4 e-liquids, 16 dearomisers, batteries, charger, USB adapter, zipped case and manual. Brand new. Offers. An easy and safe way to give up smoking. Phone 0274 431 942.

ADVANCED CLINICAL HYPNOTHERAPY: Gastro band therapy, smoke-free, trauma release, depression/anxiety, sexual dysfunction, weight-loss, sporting success, childhood issues, personal & lifestyle transformation. www.hypnotherapy4U.co.nz Phone 021 947 056.

SEWING - For all dressmaking, alterations. Jeans hemmed. Home consultations. Phone Zelda on 021 0733 184.

GARAGE SALE - Sunday 10th, 9am - 1pm. Sofas, old fridge/freezer, kitchen appliances, card tables, lots of bits and bobs, old B.T.M. duvets. Cash only. 58 Totara Terrace.

LAKESIDE APARTMENTS is looking for housekeepers, casual and part-time, including weekend work, for the summer, must be around for New Year. Call Blair on 443 0188 or pop in to reception at 9 Lakeside Road.

WANTED: WAIT STAFF AND KITCHEN HAND required for small fun catering company. Casual summer work only, must be presentable and have experience. Own transport preferred. Call/text 027 4106 243 or email tiffany@tiritirilodge.com

BUILDER AVAILABLE for all those small or large jobs: decks, fences, pergolas. Or looking for a price on your dream home. Qualified licensed building practictioner with many years local experience. Phone 021 2933 666.

UMBRELLAS AND SHADE SAILS or shapes and sizes come and look for yourself at Wanaka Mitre10 outdoor department.

AFFORDABLE ART FOR CHRISTMAS. New works arriving from under 1k to under 3k. Wanaka Fine Art Gallery, upstairs 4 Helwick.

BAGLEYS NEW POTATOES ready now. Dug daily each day. Available at Selectrix. 

THE GAME CHEF IS COMING TO SOUTHERN WILD. Join us for late night shopping on Thursday 14th. Purchase the lastest copy of The Game Chef's cook book and Angelo will be there to personally sign it for you between 6 & 7pm. A great gift for Christmas! Southern Wild on Helwick Street. See you there!

IF YOU VALUE YOUR TREES, you can trust Tree Tamers professional arborists. Fully qualified, fully insured, and experienced! Operating locally since 2003. Phone 03 443 6454 - www.treetamers.co.nz

FOR SALE: Sealy NZ (Decadence Plush) Super king mattress and base - 3 years old. As new. Owners downsizing. To inspect phone 443 2534 or cell 021 575 975.

OUTDOOR FURNITURE – outdoor rugs – outdoor cushions. Come bling up your outdoor area for Christmas and summer today at Wanaka Mitre10 outdoor department.

RHYME X REASON BREWERY is super stoked to be part of the Wanaka Beer Fest! Come get your tickets for Saturday's Craft Beer extravaganza! Sold at the brewery for only $25 each. The brewery will be operating as usual with food trucks, hoppy hour, and our free community yoga class on Sunday at 11am! Follow us on Facebook for more information. @rhymeandreasonbrewery 17 Gordon Road, Wanaka.

THE LANDSCAPER with 20 years experience providing a reliable professional quality personalised service. Fences, paving, lawns, irrigation, planting, decks, pergolas, stonework, concrete, outdoor fireplaces & entertainment areas a specialty. Call Malcolm 0274 320 244.

OH NO YOU CAN'T! Oh yes you can! Tickets are available on Eventfinda right now for Cindy and the Villanelles, a fun family Christmas Show at the Lake Wanaka Centre from December 21st - 23rd!

HAY FOR SALE: Small bales clover/cocksfoot with no weeds. $10+gst. 0225 022 533.

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

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

WATER PUMP. Wallace Paramount (similar to Davies) with electric motor, for irrigation, storage, etc. Good condition. $280 or near offer. Phone 03 443 1442.

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 0273 434 776.

LATE NIGHT SHOPPING AT SHOES UNLIMITED, Thursday, 14 Dec. Every purchase goes in the draw for a gorgeous new season's clutch. A perfect Christmas present.

MOUNTAIN BIKERS! Always wanted to bike the West Wanaka track? Now is your chance. Locals Special Sunday the 10th. $80 pp. Drop off with Wanaka Water Taxi at Minaret Burn, pick up with Wanaka Bike Tours from the Matukituki Bridge or Glendhu Bay. Bookings essential: 0800 273 687.

ONE WEEK TO GO! Thank you to the 28% of parents who have responded to the 'Parent Perspective' survey but with one more week to go, we encourage more Yr 9 -13 parents to have their say. Visit MAC website page "Students and Community - Parenting 101" and click on the link. Research is a useful guide in education but it relies on high response rates to ensure robust results. Please help WAG & MAC to make this happen.

MICRO-GREEN GROW KITS. Great Christmas gifts! Available direct or from the Artisan Market on Thursdays. Locals pricing Text 021 942 447, info@mayjermicrogreens.co.nz

TOYOTA X HATCHBACK RUNX. $6900 ono. In very good condition. 0210 8589 715. 142,000kms.

WANAKA BUILDER AVAILABLE. Remodels, sleepouts, sheds, decks, exterior additions and landscape carpentry. Local builder with decades of experience. Labour only. Call or text Steve at Scurr Contracting 027 2585 009 or message on our FB page.

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. 

FOR SALE - 2 x Oz Trail sunloungers. Luxury quality, navy blue, $175 pair. 2 Roman blinds, neutral colour. 2.2m x 85, $100 pair. Phone 021 2233 603.

TV'S BIG BRANDS AT SELECTRIX. New unbeatable prices on OLED, QLED and LED Smart TV's. Best prices guaranteed in New Zealand at Selectrix, Wanaka.

READY, SET, GO is general sports holiday programme, best suited for 6-11 year olds running on the 20th, 21st and 22nd December in Wanaka. The prices are $70 a day or all three days for $175. Email readysetgo.wanaka@gmail.com or call Ruby on 021 2262 771 for more information.

TINYHOUSES, SLEEPOUTS, offices, toilet blocks, kitchens etc. Now available in Wanaka. Lots of designs. Finance available. Can ship anywhere in NZ. Phone 0211 788 589.

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

BUILDING OR RENOVATING and need whiteware for your home? Visit Selectrix for the most comprehensive 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.

TV'S FOR SALE – Panasonic flat screens with USB & 2 HDMI inputs. 32" TV's including a wall bracket going at $45 each and 26" TV's on stands going at $40 each. Proceeds towards funding an accessible BBQ for Allenby Park Playscape. Enquiries phone 0274 344 188.

EDGEWATER CLUB: We require a physically fit, energetic person to help us on Saturdays. After our guests check out you will help us prepare the outside areas for our incoming guests. This is a varied role and you will also assist the maintenance person where needed. Please phone Lynley 443 8350. 

2018 XERO TRAINING DATES ANNOUNCED! The team at Findlay & Co are offering eight different training sessions to help you with your Xero needs starting 13th February 2018. Visit findco.co.nz for full training information and prices or call Anna on 021 0398 903. Registration is now open!

LOCAL PAINTER. For all your interior and exterior painting needs, with over 30 years experience. Phone 021 716 485.

CHRISTMAS HAMS (COOKED) FREE DELIVERY to Wanaka. Back in Wanaka for another year with a 1 day pop up shop Sunday 17th December at Pembroke Park Market. Our award winning NZ ham & fresh pork for your 2017 Christmas. Sizes: *Whole 8-10kg, half 4-5kg and small 2.3kg* And for your summer holidays our gourmet Manuka smoked bacon/ fresh ribs/ fresh belly & fresh whole ribeye available. One day only. Orders taken prior. Extra hams available on the day. www.waitakibaconham.co.nz Farmers Gus & Sue Morton Waitaki Bacon & Ham Ltd. Call Sue on 027 6005 787 or email sales@waitakibaconham.co.nz

RESONANCE ASPIRING PODIATRY - Keeping Wanaka on it's feet. Need more than a pedicure? Cracked heels, ingrown toenails, lower limb running injuries. Call Raewyn Phipps 428 4220, 24 Dungarvon Street, Wanaka, CBD.

WANAKA DOG WALKING & PET SITTING. Advance booking is essential for the summer holidays! Don't miss out! For more details about all of our services see www.wanakadogwalking.com and email us to book at Emily@wanakadogwalking.com

WANAKA OSTEOPATHIC CLINIC - Treating Wanaka locals since 2005. Offering new techniques specifically designed for the needs of Wanaka's active population; to get you back out there asap, with long term relief. Whole body approach to musculoskeletal and organ system problems. From toes to tinnitus, newborn to ninety, we assess and treat the entire body. ACC registered, call 443 OSTE (6783) or visit www.wanakaosteopathic.co.nz

HAAST WHITEBAIT. $20 for 250 gms. Text 021 2146 336.

GARAGE SALE – Sat 9 Dec 11am to 4pm – Wide range of items, including heaps of high-end kitchen and homeware. Located at 44 Bills Way at the end of driveway. Bargains to be had rain or shine! No early arrivals, please.

MICRO-GREENS! Living, fresh, delicious. Available direct or from the Thursday Artisan Market 3-6pm. Text 021 942 447 or email info@mayjermicrogreens.co.nz

MISSING CAT FROM KIRIMOKO CRESCENT. Small browny tortoise shell tabby called Fernie. Very friendly. White markings under chin. Phone 021 804 460.

BULLOCK BAR AND GRILL RESTAURANT – come to us for the best steak in town! Open from 6pm - 7 days a week. Reserve a table on 03 443 7148. You can also buy your wine from Liquorland Wanaka next door to enjoy with your meal in the Grill.

JOHN TOOMER EXHIBITION at Wanaka Fine Art Gallery from 16th to 24th December. Ten fresh works in time for Christmas. To order your personal invitation to the opening. Phone 443 8960.

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

WANAKA TRAVEL CLUB CHRISTMAS LUNCHEON. Lake Hawea Hotel Wednesday December 13th 11am. Visitors welcome. Entertainment: Hawea Flat School pupils. Contact Janet Sutton. Phone 443 2345 by Sunday 10th December.

MASSAGE FOR HEALTH AND WELL-BEING. Remedial, effective, therapeutic. Mobile available. Discounted gift vouchers for Christmas. Lee Ball ph: 027 3334 909. www.leeballmassage.co.nz

BULLOCK BAR COURTESY COACH - will pick up from Wanaka, Albert Town, Luggate and Lake Hawea – just call us on 03 443 7148.

EXPERIENCED BLOCKLAYER, STONEMASON available for small jobs or keen to join a team. Phone Gary 0275 891 217. 

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. 

PREMIUM QUALITY TEXEL LAMB straight from the farmer. Check the website and order now for weekend delivery. mckercharlamb.co.nz

LOMI LOMI MASSAGE & LYMPHATIC drainage. Deeply relax. Support immunity, nurture. Reduce swelling (Lymphoedema). Therapeutic treatments ph Maryann 443 6463, 021 1101 160.

DVD'S & CD'S : DVD'S & CD'S - now available for purchase in Wanaka. Huge selection at Caltex Wanaka.

WANTED TO RENT: house/bach/farm cottage for responsible family of 4 (2 adults, 14yo & 12yo) from January 2018 for 6+ months. Hawea/Wanaka area. Please phone/text Ange on 021 447 613 or email fireflyange@gmail.com

FRANCESCA'S ITALIAN KITCHEN is looking for full time wait staff. Must have a love for Italian food and wine and great customer service. Please pop in with your CV outside of service hours (3-5pm is best) and see Natalia. Alternatively email fikmanager@gmail.com

ALL THE MARKETS THIS SUNDAY, Pembroke Park 10am. Hand made NZ arts, crafts and design joined by the Wanaka Farmers (Artisans) Market.

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

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

WANAKA MARINA BERTH for sale by tender. Berth 38 (outside). Please indicate your interest by email to mjn.wanakamarina@gmail.com by 14th December 2017. A bid form will be sent for submission of a tender.

WANAKA HOLIDAY HOMES is seeking a motivated person to join our cleaning team. This is a part time position 20-30 hours per week. Great team and positive atmosphere. Some experience and a vehicle required. Pay starts at $21 per hour with a raise after one month. Call Heather 212 800 912.

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

THE WOVEN POP UP is closing this week! Don't miss your chance to shop for local artisan wools and knitting patterns, down the drive at 28 Helwick Street. Shop shuts 2pm on Saturday. Thanks Wanaka it's been amazing. x

YARD SALE: This Saturday, 9 December - 11am to 3pm. 24 Quinnat Street, Albert Town.

GREAT CHRISTMAS PRESENT. Beautifully hand crafted and oiled manuka/kanuka walking sticks. Shepherd, hunting, hiking and walking sticks for the elderly. Lots of sticks and a very large range to suit all. Call Dion 0210 8205 434. Manuka Rakau.

MARINA BERTH - LAKE WANAKA. Wanted to buy or lease long term. Please phone 021 1756 040.

PYRANHA Z.ONE KAYAKS X 2. Excellent condition. Included Grumpy Fish spraydeck. Waista. Size S/M dimensions, length 249cm, width 63.5cm, weight 16kg, Optium paddler weight 45 - 85kg. Can sell one or both. $650 each. Text/phone David 0210 2935 407.

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.

ON HOLIDAY OR BUSINESS AND NEED RELIABLE WIFI? Come to The Cell's shared workspace. You can hire desk space by the hour, use unlimited high speed WiFi and have access to meeting rooms. Email: info@thecell.co.nz or call MJ at 022 3430 416.

SPECIAL WITH RACHEL $120.00 1/2 head foils. $120 includes cut and blow waves till 9 December. Three Chairs Hair. Phone 443 5898.

WANAKA AND DISTRICTS LIONS CLUB Off Road 4WD Safari Fundraiser, West Wanaka Station, Saturday January 13th 2018. BBQ to follow. Numbers strictly limited. Contact: steverichmond52@gmail.com

FOR SALE - 2005 SV6 HOLDEN COMMODORE. Great car with 190,000kms. $6,500. Christmas special. Phone 0274 364 458.

MONSTER GARAGE SALE - 5 households participating! This Saturday at 5 Hyland St, Meadowstone, 8.30am-12pm. Lamps (5), home furnishings, platters, scooters (2), new shoes, wetsuit, furniture, new panel heaters, bikes (incl near new ladies), books, games, cordless phones, pictures, kitchenware, heaps of kids toys, boys & girls clothes, etc.

IAN MCKELLEN'S DONE IT. Christopher Biggins did it. To find out who Wanaka's pantomime Dames are going to be in this years show of Cindy and the Villanelles. Follow Wanaka Pantomimers on Facebook!

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

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

TIRED OF MOWING YOUR OWN LAWNS? Do you need your holiday home grounds maintained, lawns, and or gardens? Contact Wanaka Mowing Services 0272 449 004 or visit www.wanakamowingservices.co.nz Fantastic, reliable service.

SAVE $$$. GET YOUR COMING WINTERS firewood sorted early. Old man pine cut to length and chunkiness to suit your specific fire. This wood is hand loaded so minimal rubbish in your load. Email: thewoodfella@gmail.com or call/text Baz 0211 046 155 to place your order.

LOOKING FOR WORK OVER THE SUMMER? Wastebusters are looking for fun and reliable staff during the busy summer period. Fixed term with immediate start until early February (negotiable). You will need to be available during weekends and over new year. Excellent communication and people skills is essential. Some customer service experience would be an advantage. Visit wastebusters.co.nz for details and download application form or drop in to the shop. katy@wastebusters.co.nz Phone 021 1545 511.

FOR SALE: '02 TOYOTA LAND CRUISER VX 4.2L diesel. 340,000kms. Dark green. Rego and WOF. $32,990. See listing on TradeMe for photos and details, or phone 027 5526 840.

FREE CANON A1 FILM CAMERA c/w 208mm, 50mm, 75-200mm, 35-150 lenses. Tel. 0210 2793 349.

ACCOMMODATION NEEDED CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR? Suit quiet living, non-smoking, respectful couple. Modern Albert Town home, own bathroom, WiFi. Enquire 021 1101 160.

WPS SECURITY ARE LOOKING FOR part-time guards for night-time hosting on local bars. Great way to supplement regular income. Training given. Must be prepared to get Security Licence. Text/phone Claire 0273 585 426.

THE ZUCCHINI BROTHERS are a long-established Wanaka band who have played numerous public and private functions. Specialising in danceable classic hits plus interesting extras, we will make your wedding, party or other celebration special. Phone Dave 021 341 193 or email davidjgillies1@gmail.com

HOLIDAY RENTAL has just become available from 20 December. Sleeps 4 (1 double, 2 single) 2 min walk to town. $350 per night. Ring 021 1170 644 after 4.30pm to discuss min nights etc.

TUKI FESTIVAL BARTER CHARTER – Got some bangers for the vollies? Or a caravan for the musos? Get involved and be a parter the Barter Charter! www/tukifestival.nz/barter-charter or email info@tukifestival.nz

LOOKING FOR CHRISTMAS GIFTS... get your New Zealand made items from The Merino Story with 15% off possum/merino garments, as well as a wide variety of summer fashion at 63 Brownston Street, Wanaka. Phone 443 5660.

LOST: BICYCLE PANNIER BAG, dark coloured, on cycle track between Domain Road and Camphill Road, Hawea Flat. Reward. Leave a message on 443 1492.

LONGTERM RENTAL REQUIRED: Local family urgently require 3+ bedroom rental. Please phone 0204 0377 884. Ideally near Wanaka Primary School or central Wanaka.

ACCOMMODATION REQUIRED! Local female requiring affordable room, rental or house-sit from January 23rd through summer. Employed, with vehicle. Contact 0212 628 218. bronipepepe@hotmail.com

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

STUCK FOR CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEAS? Give the gift of travel! World Travellers Wanaka have vouchers for that someone special. Drop into World Travellers Wanaka upstairs beside the Art Gallery on 4 Helwick St or call us on 03 443 7414.

CHRISTMAS CAKES! Cakes of Wanaka are now taking orders for Christmas. Great selection - fruitcakes, cheesecakes, gateaux, lemon meringue pie, pavlovas, GF options. Order online, nice and easy! www.cakesofwanaka.co.nz All our usual cakes as well.

BUOYANCY VESTS (2) for sale. Excellent condition. Hutchwilco adult large plus Record Australia Nitro XL. $30 each or both for $50. Ph 027 2454 407.

WOULD YOU LIKE TO EARN SOME EXTRA INCOME? Ramada Resort has  permanent part time positions available in our Café/Bar. You can choose... Mornings 7am - 11am (2 or three shifts weekdays) or afternoon/evenings? 4.30pm - 9pm. Maybe you would like to do both? The choice is yours! Long term only please apply. Contact us now. Phone Kaydee on 021 608 594 or email her at    kaydee.george@ramadawanaka.co.nz

LOOKING FOR SOME EXTRA $$. The Camp - Lake Hawea Holiday Park are looking for some security staff over the New Year period (27/12/2014 to 03/01/2014). From 6pm each night (approximately 6-10 hours). Must have experience and references. Please text Sarah at The Camp 027 2260 283 or email manager@haweaholidaypark.co.nz

WANAKA INTERIORS - Want a fresh new look for your home? Looking for inspiration? Furniture - Homeware - all things beautiful! Come and see us at Wanaka Interiors, 59 Brownston St, 443 9339.

WHY CAN'T THE CHRISTMAS TREE STAND UP? It doesn't have any legs. Bad jokes, good electricians. Call the team now to see how Lakeside Electrical can help you today. Phone 022 6483 471. enquiries@lakesideelectrical.co.nz

PLASTERER AVAILABLE. INT/EXT. Solid/ modified/ stopping/ skimcoating/ concrete repairs. Call now for a free quote. 30 yrs experience. 027 9607 731.

QUALIFIED CARPENTERS/BUILDERS WANTED. Wanaka Builders are looking for new team members. Send CV to wanakabuilders@outlook.com

PLANNING YOUR CHRISTMAS FUNCTION? Treat your team at Alchemy. Check out our special Christmas menu at www.alchemywanaka.nz or call us on 443 2040.

INNER BEAUTY - Albert Town, book a spa pedicure and receive a free brow tidy this December. Organic facials, massage and waxing available. Shellac/Vinlyux manicures and pedicures. Like us on Facebook to see package deals. Gift vouchers available. Text/phone Lisa 027 5236 838.

STAFF FUNCTIONS ON DUAL IMAGE are more fun! Packages for any business. Party on the lake with Lake Wanaka Cruises 0800 800 090.

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

SUMMER OPENING HOURS AT Wanaka Recreation Centre. The Rec Centre at Three Parks is now open 9am - 8pm Monday - Friday, and 9am - 5pm at weekends. Group bookings may take place outside these hours. For bookings and more info call 443 9334 or email wrc@qldc.govt.nz Come and play!

BBQS– LARGEST CHOICE IN WANAKA. Large to small and portable. Choose from Gasmate, Charbroil, Broil King, Everdure Heston Blumenthal, Masport, Weber and more. Gas or charcoal the choices are yours. Come look at Wanaka Mitre 10 outdoor department.

LADIES – GIVE YOURSELF A GIFT THIS CHRISTMAS. Aspiring Medical Centre patients who have their due or overdue cervical smear before 20 December all go in the draw to win a gift pack of special treats, just for you! Call 03 443 0725 for your appointment.

ESCAPING THE WINTER CROWDS 2018? House proud, self-employed couple who are empty nesters would love to house sit and look after your property/pets to try life in Wanaka next winter. Available June – October 2018. Local references and referees available. Love to hear from you, Helen. Phone 021 620 950.

POKER NIGHT EVERY TUESDAY at 6.30pm at the Bullock Bar.

LUGGATE HOTEL - LIVE MUSIC this weekend Friday - Tommy Pickett and Saturday - Mispent Youth. Great music in a great venue. Food and drink specials.

FRESH FISH: Blue cod and sole available every Wednesday and Saturday, Wholefood Haven, 24 Dungarvon Street, behind Pembroke Wines. Phone 443 8801.