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13 December 2017



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.

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

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

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

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

FOR SALE: F&P 7.5kg washing machine. Old but in great order $125. F&P dryer, old but works well. $40. Text/ph 027 8438 901.

QUIZ NIGHT AT LUGGATE HOTEL. The last quiz for 2017. Woody's own questions to test your knowledge. Individual rounds to sort out the cream of the crop. Free entry, good prizes, drink and food specials.

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!

CLEANERS & WINDOW CLEANERS WANTED! Prefer long term resident. Must have own car, a good eye for detail and be flexible with hours. Text 021 500 774 or text 021 555 963.

FOOT MASSAGER, as new ($399) $100. Phone 027 7224 455.

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

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

TUESDAY 19TH DECEMBER IS THE 10th Annual Christmas Food Drive! Listen out for the sirens down your street and bring out donations for your local community foodbank. Thank you in advance!

BASE HAS HEAPS of epic Christmas gift ideas and we gift wrap for free!

KITCHEN DESIGN - WANT A NEW KITCHEN? Qualified and experienced Kitchen Designer Hannah Withy of Pimp. My Flatpack combines clever design ideas and materials with cost effective Flat Pack kitchen cabinets to create a champagne look on a beer budget. Visit www.pimpmyflatpack.co.nz or phone Hannah on 021 717 404.

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.

SNOW FARM SEASONS PASSES are now on sale for the 2018 winter and we have launched with our best value pass ever at only $149 for adults and $49 for children. We also have amazing deals to add on 5 days or a full season's rentals as well. Skiing, snowshoeing and snow play has never been this affordable. Buy now at www.snowfarmnz.com

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

1994 UK CARAVAN: 2 berth, 17 ft. Double glazed, insulated, separate shower & toilet. $14k+. Contact 021 613 742 to arrange viewing.

STOCK UP YOUR CELLAR with Christmas delights from Rippon. 15% off all pre-Christmas cellar door sales... Just mention this ad!

CLEANER REQUIRED to join small friendly team in a lodge. 5 days a week and 2 to 3 hours a day starting 9.30am. Am very flexible, don't expect you to work Christmas and New Year stat days. Phone or text Helen 027 2923 230.

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

PLASTERER available. Interior/Exterior. Solid, modified, stopping, skim coating, concrete repairs. 30yrs experience. Call now for a quote. Phone 027 9607 731.

NEED TO COOL DOWN? Wish you had a swimming pool? We are offering membership to the popular Riverside Park community facilities – use the pools, spa pool and gym then have a bbq to unwind. Call Steph on (03) 443 0088 for more info.

CHRISTMAS TREE FOR SALE (artificial - approx 1.8m) plus oodles of decorations. $40. Phone 027 2454 407.

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.

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

FOR SALE: Lancewood bass guitar $50; Deluxe guitar case $70; Guitar stand $10. Great Christmas presents. Ph: 021 777 561.

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

"JACK" IS COMING! Meet him next week at Jack Rabbit. Book online www.jackrabbit.co.nz

WANTED TO BUY - KIDS WATER SKIS for 6 to 12 year old. Phone 027 5901 642.

CHRISTMAS 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 2993 / 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.

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

FOR SALE - OUTDOOR TABLE, hardwood painted black 150 x 90cm. Excellent condition (stored indoors) $500. Ph 021 2233 603.

GALLERY 33: Our Christmas group show, 'Twelve Works on Paper', is now open featuring new works by Richard Adams, Claire Beynon, Bing Dawe and Simon Kaan. We also have a diverse range of sculpture, glass art, ceramics and jewellery to help you tick off your Christmas shopping! 

LICENSED BUILDER LBP 105458 available for small building jobs before Christmas. Phone 027 2879 734.

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.

SMEG GAS COOKTOP/RANGE. Near new condition. Mirror type glass front. Oven hardly used. Very clean and tidy. $500. Ph 027 2462 706.

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!

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.

LATE NIGHT SHOPPING this Thursday at BASE. Shop between 6pm and 8pm and be in to win your purchase amount back!

PERFECT STOCKING FILLERS at South Beach! Nixon and Neff watches, sunglasses starting from $39. Hats, Mizu bottles plus lots more! At South Beach.

MATRIX SCAFFOLDING REQUIRE SCAFFOLDERS for long term employment, must have at least 1 yrs industry experience and be physically fit and able, reliable and motivated. Please contact Pete walker 021 462 771.

MONS ROYALE, RUSTY, Billabong, Ripcurl, Hurley, Volcom and Von Zipper clothing and accessories available at South Beach.

GOOD ROTATIONS - your local independent bike store - the best range of selected e-bikes and adventure bikes for your daily biking, around Wanaka or around the world! 34 Anderson Road, T. 03 443 4349.

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

'SUMMER SERIES' at Archangel this Sunday 17th December. Come and enjoy a delicious selection of 'tapas' style sharing plates created by Morsel Food Company at Archangel Vineyard from midday till 3.30pm. Amazing food, beautiful wine, great company and stunning vineyard vistas. Archangel is where it is at this Sunday! Bookings recommended 443 4347. www.archangelwines.co.nz

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.

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

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

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

GARAGE SALE - 227 Stone Street Medical Centre end. Lots of stuff - toys bikes - just stuff.  Starts at 9am

LEARN TO DANCE SALSA! Fun, easy to follow classes on Thursdays at 8.15pm, Dance Out Loud studio. No partner/experience needed. www.salsawanaka.co.nz

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.

ARE YOU A STORYTELLER? With sales prowess? Who enjoys interacting and engaging with people? We need more summer staff, hosting wines tastings and sales, for our busy cellar door. If this sounds like you, send your CV and a cover letter to leslie@rippon.co.nz by Monday, December 18th.

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.

GARDEN OPEN FOR VISITS, also small perennial nursery. "The Paddock", Lake Hawea. Phone 027 4087 719. Website: gardenstovisitnz-thepaddock.

BABY SITTER over the Christmas period. I am a fully qualified early childhood teacher, ready to care for your child. Contact 0210 8212 956.

WANAKA COMMUNITY HOUSE PROJECT would like to thank everyone for supporting the Christmas Hamper raffles recently. Prize winners were Kaz VHP, Jill Shaw and Stacey McDonald.

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

CHINA GRILL CHINESE RESTAURANT. Dine-in or takeaway. We open through Christmas and New Year. 68 Ardmore Street. Phone 03 443 1177.

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

TOYOTA COROLLA RUNX 2004. Hatch back X. In very good condition. 142,000km. Auto. $6,500. Phone 021 881 942.

EDGEWATER CLUB: We require a physically fit person to help us on Saturdays. Position entails assisting in preparing our units for incoming guests and assisting our maintenance person where needed. Ideal for those wanting to supplement their income, could also suit a retired or semi-retired person. Please phone Lynley 443 8350.

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.

WANTED - LONG TERM, unfurnished, self-contained one bedroom house/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.

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

"PEMBROKE PARK WANAKA" a book at Paper Plus, is an ideal easy to post Christmas gift for family and friends.

KITCHEN HAND REQUIRED - Edgewater requires a Kitchen Hand to join their team. Cleaning and basic kitchen prep work. Weekend, night and day shifts available. Email Bryan on: chef@edgewater.co.nz or drop into reception at Edgewater.

SERVICE OF CAROLS WITH CHOIR and lessons this Sunday night at 7pm. All welcome to join us. 91 Tenby Street. Facebook: wanakapresbyteriancommunitychurch

MODERN SPACIOUS WANAKA HOME overlooking Reserve available for holiday rent 10 days 19th - 29th January inclusive to mature couple or two couples. Walking distance to town. Great views, indoor/outdoor living. Rent negotiable. Enquiries to 027 5373 482.

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.

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.

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.

NEW YEAR, NEW OPPORTUNITY, change of scenery. We are looking for a talented senior stylist to join our team in the New Year. Great salary or commission. If you would like this opportunity to work with us please send your resume to linsu@xtra.co.nz or call into Chocolatt Hair Salon, 2 Little Street. Phone 443 5522.

HAAST WHITEBAIT. $40 for 500 gms. Text 021 2146 336.

RUBYS GIFT VOUCHERS ONLINE now. Purchase your Christmas present online and boom, job done!

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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

BHUTAN, BHUTAN. Bhutan by bike. June 2018, 2 week mountain bike tour of Bhutan with Black Peak Travel. For details go to www.blackpeaktravel.com

WANTED MAC SCHOOL UNIFORM: size 12 polo tops and jersey. Please contact Ange on 021 447 613 or fireflyange@gmail.com

SAFFRON CORMS FOR SALE. $1 each. Phone 0210 2631 156.

BELLA IS BRIMMING WITH CHRISTMAS IDEAS: little gifts, big gifts and gift vouchers. Join us for late night shopping and some Christmas cheer! This Thursday until 8pm.

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

RENOVATION NEEDS. Contact 2020 Homes Ltd for the big jobs to those tricky little ones. With over 30 years experience there's no such thing as can't. Phone Kevin 021 752 124 or Lesley 027 5665 449 or email wantbuilder@gmail.com

HAIR ART WORKSHOP & MOBILE. Come out to Hawea. It's a nice drive! No parking issues. Quiet salon. We use Luminart hair colour, low-no ammonia, natural based/organic products. Creative techniques. www.hairartnz.com Ph Kirstin 443 9545 or 027 2298 960.

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.

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.

CHAPTER 5: CHRISTMAS LATE NIGHT SHOPPING Thursday 14th. Specials... and our $500 Christmas voucher will be drawn at 7pm - are you in the draw? Still time... every purchase puts you in the draw! See you in Pembroke  Mall.

ROOM OR FLAT WANTED FOR professional person moving to Wanaka at the beginning January. Long term, minimum 3 months. Prefer private bathroom. Phone Carl on 443 2526 or 027 4747 694.

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

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

LATE NIGHT CHRISTMAS SHOPPING. Wine Country Creations open 14th December 5 – 8pm Pembroke Mall outside Chapter 5 selling stunning platters and candelabra made from recycled wine barrels. Also selling at Wanaka Sunday Craft Market Sunday 17th. Visit winecountrycreations.co.nz to preview products.

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.

1997 BIGHORN IZUZU. Blown motor. Four brand new tyres. Offers. Must go. Phone 022 0326 569.

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.

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. 

BASS GUITAR AMPLIFIER FOR SALE. Ashdown EVO III, 500W 15" speaker. Very little use. Onboard effects and footswitch. $950. Phone 0221 038 674.

BARGAIN NATIVE PLANTS FOR SALE. Locally grown, large, healthy, bushy plants. Will deliver for bulk orders. Call Jonathan on 443 7581or 027 4452 032.

WANT TO WORK FOR ONE OF THE FASTEST growing businesses in Wanaka? Action Automotive is looking for an experienced Admin and Accounts Assistant to join the team. Job includes looking after reception, data entry, general administration, accounts receivable, and payable. Knowledge of Xero is an advantage.The role is part- time Monday to Friday mornings (approx 15-20 hours), and will start  in the new year. Previous experience in a similar industry and working environment is a plus. If interested please email your resume to Toni "Accounts Assistant Position" tlc875@gmail.com

SALE PRICE NATIVE PLANTS. Locally grown, very healthy, large and bushy. Ribbonwoods, Pittosporums, Flaxes, Kowhais. All $10 each. Will deliver for larger orders. Ph. 0274 452 032 or 443 7481.

LATINO DANCE WORKSHOP - 2pm Sat 16 Dec. Merengue/Cuban Salsa/Rueda Casino. Learn new moves, have fun and add some flavour. No exp/partner needed. Dance Wanaka Studio. Pablo 020 4158 320.

NEW DENTURES natural appearance. Rapid repairs. Partial dentures. Relining. Gerald Byrne Clinical Dent.techn 443 9433 or 027 6348 793. Home calls available.

RUBYS SUMMER STAFF NEEDED - part time. Must be available holidays and evenings. Pop in to see Jordi at Rubys.

JOIN THE BUTCHER'S BLOCK AND SMOKEHOUSE for their birthday celebrations this Saturday! Great in-store specials on all meat cuts and smallgoods (except items already on special). Free sausages on the barbie from 11am to 2pm, weather permitting. Bruce and Jeff want to thank all their wonderful customers who have helped the butchery thrive in their second year in Wanaka. Head along to the Butcher's Block at 33 Reece Crescent this Saturday 16 December.

MICRO-GREENS. Living, fresh, delicious. Last week to order direct for Christmas delivery. Text 021 942 447 or info@mayjermicrogreens.co.nz

EMPLOYEE AVAILABLE - Permanent Wanaka resident available for full time, Monday - Friday work. Creative, practical and open to outdoor work/labouring. Please send me a message on 027 3466 151.

BIKE NEED SERVICING BEFORE THE HOLIDAYS? Get it done right and promptly at Black Peak Cycles. Phone 443 2277. www.blackpeakcycles.com

COOK/CHEF - LAKE HAWEA. We're looking for a positive, hard-working Chef/Cook to join our busy kitchen. 35 + hours per week, flexible shifts and hours. A minimum of two years experience preferred. Cover letter and resumes to info@sailz.co.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.

TREE FELLING. Qualified, insured, safe and efficient. NZ Forestry accredited for machine assisted and production felling. Reliable gear. Skilled professional. Phone 021 1813 246.

FLAT FOR RENT AT ACHILLES PLACE. Female only. One bedroomed studio. Furnished. Sunny. TV WiFi station. 10 minutes walk to town. Close to parking. No smokers or pets. $350 p/w power included. Ono. Available from now till April. Bill, phone 021 473 943 or text.

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

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

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.

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

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!

UNIQUE PRINTED WALL MAPS OF LAKES, Ski & Snowboard Fields and Hiking Trails in the Southern Lakes area. My current creations include: Lake Wanaka, Lake Hawea, Cardrona and Treble Cone Ski Fields and the Routeburn and Milford Tracks. Visit my new online shop at www.etsy.com/nz/shop/MuddyTrailsStudio for purchasing an unframed quality print. Order before Friday 15 Dec 2017 for a hopeful delivery in New Zealand before Christmas and follow on Instagram @muddytrailsstudio for the release of new creations in the New Year.

PURE ONLINE - win a years worth of our Sothys Seasonal Facials! Simply purchase a Sothys product online before 24 December 2017 and you are in the draw to win. www.puretherapy.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.

BLOOMING LOVELY! Light gardening services with a Hort. Cert. gardener. Offering discount to seniors in our community. Contact 021 0318 288. Thanks.

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

LICENSED GAS FITTER, LPG installs. Call Richard 0272 204 675.

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

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

KITCHEN HAND REQUIRED at Urban Grind. Full and part time positions available. Apply in person to the kitchen crew.

DID YOU KNOW?Rhyme x Reason Brewery has live music most Saturdays from 3pm? This weekend we have the lovely Phoebe out gracing us with her stunning talent. Make sure to come and enjoy a few pints in the sun with some great entertainment! Hoppy hour from 4-6 everyday! 17 Gordon Road.

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.

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

SHIPPING CONTAINERS for sale. Phone 0211 788 589.

IKEA KITCHENS ARE 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

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

RENOVATION NEEDS. Contact 2020 Homes Ltd for the big jobs to those tricky little ones. With over 30 years experience there's no such thing as can't. Phone Kevin 021 752 124 or Lesley 027 5665 449 or email wantbuilder@gmail.com

BMW 2005 330i FOR SALE. Automatic, cruise control, orient blue metallic, leather interior, show room condition. Only 49,000km. Phone 027 4439 853.

UNIQUE PRINTED WALL MAPS OF LAKES, Ski & Snowboard Fields and Hiking Trails in the Southern Lakes area. My current creations include: Lake Wanaka, Lake Hawea, Cardrona and Treble Cone Ski Fields and the Routeburn and Milford Tracks. Visit my new online shop at www.etsy.com/nz/shop/MuddyTrailsStudio for purchasing an unframed quality print. Order before Friday 15 Dec 2017 for a hopeful delivery in New Zealand before Christmas and follow on Instagram @muddytrailsstudio for the release of new creations in the New Year.

MODERN SPACIOUS WANAKA HOME overlooking Reserve available for holiday rent 10 days 19th - 29th January inclusive to mature couple or two couples. Walking distance to town. Great views, indoor/outdoor living. Rent negotiable. Enquiries to 027 5373 482.

HOLDEN COMMODORE SV6 2005 for sale. Great car with only 90,000kms. Phone 0274 364 458.

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

HOUSEMATE WANTED to share house in Albert Town, long term only. Sky TV, power, gas, WiFi, heating included. Own bathroom. Available from 13 January. $210/week. Phone 027 4952 111.

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.

GARDEN OPEN FOR VISITS, also small perennial nursery. "The Paddock", Lake Hawea. Phone 027 4087 719. Website: gardenstovisitnz-thepaddock.

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!

IT'S HERE - AND GOING FAST! The best all-round e-bike for Wanaka riding - Moustache Xroad 3 2018 in stock now. Wanaka's best range of European and NZ e-bikes at Good Rotations, 34 Anderson Road T. 03 443 4349.

LET US HELP YOU WITH YOUR Christmas shopping. Late night opening this Thursday at BASE till 8pm. Free gift wrapping and sweet sweet deals!

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

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.

PENINSULA BAY EXCLUSIVE OFFER! Don't miss out on the fun! Join the community facilities at Peninsula Bay. Call Steph now for more details (03) 443 0088.

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. 

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

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

LIGHT UP YOUR LIFE WITH GJ GARDNER. Win a trip for 2 to Las Vegas for the best Christmas decorated home, judging 15th December. View these awesome entries: 838 Lake Hawea/Albert Town Road, 44 Plantation Road, 249 Riverbank Road, 58 Mt Iron Drive and 112 Tenby Street. 

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

PERFECT STOCKING FILLERS at South Beach! Nixon and Neff watches, sunglasses starting from $39. Hats, Mizu bottles plus lots more! At South Beach.

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.

GARAGE SALE - Kings Drive. Signs out Saturday 9am. Kids toys, sofa bed, computers and games, printers, bikes. Awesome kids Christmas gifts.

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

"JACK" IS COMING! Meet him next week at Jack Rabbit. Book online www.jackrabbit.co.nz

CHRISTMAS TREE FOR SALE (artificial - approx 1.8m) plus oodles of decorations. $40. Phone 027 2454 407.

DOUBLE BLACK - will be closing at 12 midday on Wednesday 20th December for a well deserved staff Christmas function. Business as usual the following day! Merry Christmas!

CHAPTER 5: CHRISTMAS LATE NIGHT SHOPPING Thursday 14th. Specials... and our $500 Christmas voucher will be drawn at 7pm - are you in the draw? Still time... every purchase puts you in the draw! See you in Pembroke  Mall.

OPEN WATER LAKE SWIM SESSIONS. Thursday nights 6-7 pm, only $10. Professional swim coaches Fi Fairbairn and Tim Brazier are running these, with the help of another coach if the sessions are busy. There will be 2-3 groups running (with safety kayakers/board paddlers) so it doesn't matter what level you are, please join in. These sessions are aimed for you to hone your open water skills, while getting out in the fresh water, and developing your fitness. Please book with Fi swimwithfi@gmail.com

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.

WANTED - LONG TERM, unfurnished, self-contained one bedroom house/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.

'SUMMER SERIES' at Archangel this Sunday 17th December. Come and enjoy a delicious selection of 'tapas' style sharing plates created by Morsel Food Company at Archangel Vineyard from midday till 3.30pm. Amazing food, beautiful wine, great company and stunning vineyard vistas. Archangel is where it is at this Sunday! Bookings recommended 443 4347. www.archangelwines.co.nz

HOLIDAY HOUSE AVAILABLE Warbirds, Easter 29/3/18 to 3/4/2018. Cromwell. Sleeps 7. $350 per night. Ph 021 557 768.

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.

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.

WEDDING AND EVENT STAFF REQUIRED for summer. Start January 3rd. Please call 021 374 844 or email emilie@raspberrycreek.co.nz

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.

HOUSEKEEPERS REQUIRED - We have part-time positions available at The Pines Resort on Fridays and/or Saturdays. Hours of work are from 9.20 am - approx. 2.30pm. Ideal for those who are semi-retired, parents with school age children, or for those who just want to enjoy the company of others while earning some extra income.  Sounds like you, then Lynley would love you to call her on 443 8350.

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

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

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

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.

GARAGE SALE - 227 Stone Street Medical Centre end. Lots of stuff - toys bikes - just stuff.  Starts at 9am

SALE PRICE NATIVE PLANTS. Locally grown, very healthy, large and bushy. Ribbonwoods, Pittosporums, Flaxes, Kowhais. All $10 each. Will deliver for larger orders. Ph. 0274 452 032 or 443 7481.

LUGGATE HOTEL HAS KARAOKE this Friday with Rangi. Come along and showcase your talents. A fantastic evening of entertainment, drink specials and prizes for best singers. All welcome. Courtesy coach available.

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

NOT JUST A BIT OF FLUFF! Shear Comfort installs loose wool ceiling insulation to new and existing homes. Call 021 0629 212 or info@shearcomfort.co.nz

HAAST WHITEBAIT. $40 for 500 gms. Text 021 2146 336.

WANAKA TRAVEL ASPIRING TRANSPORT SERVICES - Want to explore some of Wanaka's greatest hikes and amazing scenery? Jump on a shuttle bus between Wanaka and Mt Aspiring National Park/Raspberry Creek Carpark to get you on the trails! Private charters can be booked on request. For bookings call 027 6034 905 or visit www.wanakatravel.nz for more info.

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.

RUBYS CHRISTMAS GIFT VOUCHERS - The perfect gift of an experience wrapped in a gorgeous Rubys gift voucher.

2018 WANAKA CALENDARS. Thierry Huet Photography. Phone 443 5370. Wanaka book, gift cards, prints, postcards at Sunday Market prices or Paper Plus.

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 15th December so drop by before then if you think some of it might be yours.

CLEANERS & WINDOW CLEANERS WANTED! Prefer long term resident. Must have own car, a good eye for detail and be flexible with hours. Text 021 500 774 or text 021 555 963.

CHRISTMAS PACKAGES FOR OVERSEAS. Get your New Zealand made from The Merino Story with 15% off possum/merino garments, 63 Brownston Street, Wanaka. Phone 443 5660. Also affordable fashion garments for those long hot summer days... brands include Lemon Tree, Victoria Street, Blackstone and Ping Pong.

RUBYS PRIVATE SNUG HIRE - host your friends to a private screening in the luxury Snug. Call 443 6901.

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.

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.

CHRISTMAS 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 2993 / 0274 222 455.

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

14' MOUNTAIN BIKE FOR SALE - Giant - very good condition. $100. Great for teenagers. Call 443 6990.

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.

CRANIOSACRAL THERAPY FOR UNSETTLED, over activated children. Very effective with gentle treatment to settle down nerve system. www.alivebody.co.nz Phone 021 2601 724.

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.

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

HOLIDAY HOME WANAKA. 3 bedroom, fully furnished, 3 double beds, quarter acre sheltered section, covered deck, BBQ, carport. Ph 0210 2521 009.

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 BEER, extra food fridge/freezer. Excellent condition $50. Phone 443 5722.

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

PIANO TO GIVE AWAY. Phone 027 7224 455.

TUESDAY 19TH DECEMBER IS THE 10th Annual Christmas Food Drive! Listen out for the sirens down your street and bring out donations for your local community foodbank. Thank you in advance!

HOLIDAY RENTAL has just become available from 19/20 December. Sleeps 4 (1 double, 2 single) in Wanaka Central (inc power & internet). $300 per night. Ring 0211 170 644 after 4.30 to discuss min night options. 

SNOW FARM SEASONS PASSES are now on sale for the 2018 winter and we have launched with our best value pass ever at only $149 for adults and $49 for children. We also have amazing deals to add on 5 days or a full season's rentals as well. Skiing, snowshoeing and snow play has never been this affordable. Buy now at www.snowfarmnz.com

SMEG GAS COOKTOP/RANGE. Near new condition. Mirror type glass front. Oven hardly used. Very clean and tidy. $500. Ph 027 2462 706.

ROOM OR FLAT WANTED FOR professional person moving to Wanaka at the beginning January. Long term, minimum 3 months. Prefer private bathroom. Phone Carl on 443 2526 or 027 4747 694.

THE TEAM AT ACTION AUTOMOTIVE would like to thank all their customers for their loyal support in 2017, and wish you all a safe and happy Christmas. The workshop will be closed from the 22nd of December until January 9th.

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

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.

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

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

BARGAIN NATIVE PLANTS FOR SALE. Locally grown, large, healthy, bushy plants. Will deliver for bulk orders. Call Jonathan on 443 7581or 027 4452 032.

KIKA IS LOOKING FOR A SHIFT SUPERVISOR for immediate start. Duties will include: covering manager shifts, training new staff and having a passion and knowledge for fine dining food and drinks. Duty Manager's certificate is preferred but not essential. For interested applicants please email kikafoh@gmail.com

WANAKA POOL & REC CENTRE CLOSING EARLY. Both Wanaka Pool and Wanaka Recreation Centre (Three Parks) will be closing early this Friday at 5pm for a staff Christmas function. Normal summer hours then apply till Friday 22 December. Google 'QLDC Sport' for full details of opening and closing times over the holidays.

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

STOCK UP YOUR CELLAR with Christmas delights from Rippon. 15% off all pre-Christmas cellar door sales... Just mention this ad!

KENT WOODBURNER. Flue and reflector shield. Offers. Phone 443 2466.

LICENSED BUILDER LBP 105458 available for small building jobs before Christmas. Phone 027 2879 734.

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

KITCHEN HAND REQUIRED at Urban Grind. Full and part time positions available. Apply in person to the kitchen crew.

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

LAKE WANAKA LODGE is looking for part time staff. Duties including housekeeping and reception. Long or short term position considered. Must be available for weekdays and weekends. Please drop your CV into The Lake Wanaka Lodge, 24 Tenby Street.

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

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

HAVE YOU LOST A LOVED ONE this past year? This Sunday at Wanaka Presbyterian Church we are having a Special Remembrance Service at 9.30am. Bring a long stem flower in memory of your loved one. All welcome to join us at this special service. 91 Tenby Street. Facebook: wanakapresbyteriancommunitychurch

RETIRED COUPLE WITH WANAKA FAMILY need space for modern self contained caravan January to April 2018. Email caravans23@gmail.com

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

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

FEMALE FLATMATE WANTED. Furnished room in modern house close to lake and town. Long term only. $190 p/w. Phone 0211 332 227.

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

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

TREEWORKS IS AVAILABLE for all aspects of tree care in the Wanaka area. Removals, thinning and shaping, fruit tree pruning. Call Bruce 021 1187 485.

KITCHEN HAND REQUIRED - Edgewater requires a Kitchen Hand to join their team. Cleaning and basic kitchen prep work. Weekend, night and day shifts available. Email Bryan on: chef@edgewater.co.nz or drop into reception at Edgewater.

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

BELLA IS BRIMMING WITH CHRISTMAS IDEAS: little gifts, big gifts and gift vouchers. Join us for late night shopping and some Christmas cheer! This Thursday until 8pm.

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

GET YOUR CHRISTMAS MEATS at The Butcher's Block & Smokehouse Wanaka. Pop into 33 Reece Crescent this week to order all your Christmas meats ahead of time so you can pick it all up at once next week. Christmas ham, of course! Sausages, steaks, kebabs and patties for the BBQ. Rolled pork roasts and butterflied lamb legs for fantastic Boxing Day meals. It's all here at Wanaka's only dedicated butcher. Christmas hours – open every day right through to 5pm Christmas Eve, closed 25, 26 and 27 December, reopen 28 December. Phone 443 5017 or email shop@butchersblockwanaka.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. 

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.

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

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! Phone 0274 641 641.

LUGGATE HOTEL HAS LIVE MUSIC in our famous garden bar. The Zucchini Brothers are on Saturday and Sunday at 3pm. Great band playing some iconic songs. Drink and food specials. Good times guaranteed. Courtesy coach running.

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 All money raised goes to supporting Wanaka Search and Rescue.

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.

GET READY FOR A HEALTHY SUMMER holiday with our well-priced nutrition plans. Over 100 sensible and nutritious recipes the whole family can enjoy with weekly menus to take the stress out of your meal times. Start now and get back your energy this Christmas. Contact jessica@tastesuccess.co.nz

PRESCHOOL DANCE - Enjoy a Christmas themed dance class especially designed for 3 and 4yr olds. Casuals welcome $10pp, on Thursday, Friday and Saturday mornings (to 16th 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

PURE ONLINE - win a years worth of our Sothys Seasonal Facials! Simply purchase a Sothys product online before 24 December 2017 and you are in the draw to win. www.puretherapy.co.nz

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

WANTED STORAGE for small sedan. Long term. Anything considered. Phone Cal 0223 912 902.

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

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.

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.

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

MICRO-GREENS. Living, fresh, delicious. Last week to order direct for Christmas delivery. Text 021 942 447 or info@mayjermicrogreens.co.nz

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

COME AND SEE US ON THURSDAY for Wanaka's late night shopping. 20% off Untouched World clothing that is is not already on sale. Funkee Design and Georges are now open until 8pm every night over the Christmas and New Year time.

PIANO: I'M A NICE PIANO with a lovely tone. My owner can't fit me in her new small home! $1000 ono. Phone 027 2623 706.

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!

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.

WANAKA POOL & REC CENTRE CLOSING EARLY. Both Wanaka Pool and Wanaka Recreation Centre (Three Parks) will be closing early this Friday at 5pm for a staff Christmas function. Normal summer hours then apply till Friday 22 December. Google 'QLDC Sport' for full details of opening and closing times over the holidays.

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.

CHAPTER 5 IS LOOKING FOR A CASUAL staff member, who is enthusiastic about fashion and customer service. Please email chapter5@xtra.co.nz with all your details for a interview.

KITCHEN HAND REQUIRED at Urban Grind. Full and part time positions available. Apply in person to the kitchen crew.

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

1994 UK CARAVAN: 2 berth, 17 ft. Double glazed, insulated, separate shower & toilet. $14k+. Contact 021 613 742 to arrange viewing.

PURE ONLINE - win a years worth of our Sothys Seasonal Facials! Simply purchase a Sothys product online before 24 December 2017 and you are in the draw to win. www.puretherapy.co.nz

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

FIREWOOD - OLD MAN PINE $75 per metre. Get sorted before the rush. Southern Firewood. Phone 021 0698 210.

BUTCHER'S BLOCK SPECIALS – Fresh pork shoulder chops, and fresh pork leg and shoulder roasts (bone in), all just $8.99/kg, saving you a very tasty $6/kg. Check out the pulled pork and BBQ pork chop recipe ideas shared on Facebook/ButchersBlockWanaka. And stop by on Saturday 16 December for our second birthday celebrations and extra specials! Visit Wanaka's only dedicated butcher at 33 Reece Crescent. Phone 443 5017. Open Monday-Friday 8am-6pm, Saturday 9am-5pm.

GOOD ROTATIONS - your local independent bike store - the best range of selected e-bikes and adventure bikes for your daily biking, around Wanaka or around the world! 34 Anderson Road, T. 03 443 4349.

HOLIDAY HOUSE AVAILABLE GIBBSTON CONCERT 19th to 22th January. Cromwell. Sleeps 7. $250 per night. Ph 021 557 768.

KALEIDOSCOPE, HELWICK STREET. For all your bedding needs - pillows, sheets, duvets, towels, tablecloths, baby sheepskins, cot sheets and cotton blankets.

ARE YOU A STORYTELLER? With sales prowess? Who enjoys interacting and engaging with people? We need more summer staff, hosting wines tastings and sales, for our busy cellar door. If this sounds like you, send your CV and a cover letter to leslie@rippon.co.nz by Monday, December 18th.

BABY SITTER over the Christmas period. I am a fully qualified early childhood teacher, ready to care for your child. Contact 0210 8212 956.

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

SAFFRON CORMS FOR SALE. $1 each. Phone 0210 2631 156.

MOUNTAIN MASSAGE: It's feeling a lot like Christmas. What better gift than a massage gift voucher. "You can't buy happiness but you can buy a massage, and that's kind of the same thing." Pick up Lake Hawea or I can post to you. Ph/text 021 2327 862.

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

WHITEBAIT FROM SOUTH WESTLAND for sale. A special treat for the festive season. $20 per 250g pack. Phone 027 4439 853.

ROOM OR FLAT WANTED FOR professional person moving to Wanaka at the beginning January. Long term, minimum 3 months. Prefer private bathroom. Phone Carl on 443 2526 or 027 4747 694.

BIKE NEED SERVICING BEFORE THE HOLIDAYS? Get it done right and promptly at Black Peak Cycles. Phone 443 2277. www.blackpeakcycles.com

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

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.

TUESDAY 19TH DECEMBER IS THE 10th Annual Christmas Food Drive! Listen out for the sirens down your street and bring out donations for your local community foodbank. Thank you in advance!

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.

SNOW FARM SEASONS PASSES are now on sale for the 2018 winter and we have launched with our best value pass ever at only $149 for adults and $49 for children. We also have amazing deals to add on 5 days or a full season's rentals as well. Skiing, snowshoeing and snow play has never been this affordable. Buy now at www.snowfarmnz.com

FOR SALE - BOSCH CORDLESS battery operated Rotak lawnmower $150 excellent condition. Ho Sports WaterSki boot and binding up to size 9 foot $50. Mesh pool toy storage container $20. Ph 021 1764 337.

THE TEAM AT ACTION AUTOMOTIVE would like to thank all their customers for their loyal support in 2017, and wish you all a safe and happy Christmas. The workshop will be closed from the 22nd of December until January 9th.

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

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

LATE NIGHT CHRISTMAS SHOPPING. Wine Country Creations open 14th December 5 – 8pm Pembroke Mall outside Chapter 5, selling stunning platters & candelabra made from recycled wine barrels. Also selling at Wanaka Sunday Craft Market Sunday 17th. Visit winecountrycreations.co.nz to preview products.

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.

UPPER CLUTHA PLUNKET WOULD LIKE TO THANK all our sponsors and entertainers for helping us make this year's Teddy Bear Picnic a great success. Thanks to our wonderful Plunket volunteers, Mitre 10, QLDC, Wastebusters, Anna van Riel, Gordon Christie, Wanaka Ukelele Orchestra, Anna Rowley, Ben Kidston, Jamie Roy, The Wanaka Leo's, Claire Haskins and the Wanaka Primary School Kapa Haka Group, Ralph Fegan and the Wanaka Volunteer Fire Brigrade, and of course, Santa!

DINING TABLE AND CHAIRS. Square black wooden table 1600 x 1600. Seats 8, plus 8 woven chairs to match table. $1750. Ph/text 027 3585 426.

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

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

BHUTAN, BHUTAN. Bhutan by bike. June 2018, 2 week mountain bike tour of Bhutan with Black Peak Travel. For details go to www.blackpeaktravel.com

HAAST WHITEBAIT. $40 for 500 gms. Text 021 2146 336.

MUSIC TEACHERS REQUIRED FOR after school group lessons - piano, string, percussion and woodwind. Please contact aspiringyoungmusicians@gmail.com or Naomi on 0211 965 570.

PIANO: I'M A NICE PIANO with a lovely tone. My owner can't fit me in her new small home! $1000 ono. Phone 027 2623 706.

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

KITCHEN HAND REQUIRED - Edgewater requires a Kitchen Hand to join their team. Cleaning and basic kitchen prep work. Weekend, night and day shifts available. Email Bryan on: chef@edgewater.co.nz or drop into reception at Edgewater.

"JACK" IS COMING! Meet him next week at Jack Rabbit. Book online www.jackrabbit.co.nz

HOLIDAY RENTAL has just become available from 19/20 December. Sleeps 4 (1 double, 2 single) in Wanaka Central (inc power & internet). $300 per night. Ring 0211 170 644 after 4.30 to discuss min night options. 

SALE PRICE NATIVE PLANTS. Locally grown, very healthy, large and bushy. Ribbonwoods, Pittosporums, Flaxes, Kowhais. All $10 each. Will deliver for larger orders. Ph. 0274 452 032 or 443 7481.

GARAGE SALE - 227 Stone Street Medical Centre end. Lots of stuff - toys bikes - just stuff.  Starts at 9am

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

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

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!

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 All money raised goes to supporting Wanaka Search and Rescue.

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.

MONS ROYALE, RUSTY, Billabong, Ripcurl, Hurley, Volcom and Von Zipper clothing and accessories available at South Beach.

CHINA GRILL CHINESE RESTAURANT. Dine-in or takeaway. We open through Christmas and New Year. 68 Ardmore Street. Phone 03 443 1177.

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.

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.

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.

CLEANERS & WINDOW CLEANERS WANTED! Prefer long term resident. Must have own car, a good eye for detail and be flexible with hours. Text 021 500 774 or text 021 555 963.

LAKE WANAKA LODGE is looking for part time staff. Duties including housekeeping and reception. Long or short term position considered. Must be available for weekdays and weekends. Please drop your CV into The Lake Wanaka Lodge, 24 Tenby Street.

GET READY FOR A HEALTHY SUMMER holiday with our well-priced nutrition plans. Over 100 sensible and nutritious recipes the whole family can enjoy with weekly menus to take the stress out of your meal times. Start now and get back your energy this Christmas. Contact jessica@tastesuccess.co.nz

BELLA IS BRIMMING WITH CHRISTMAS IDEAS: little gifts, big gifts and gift vouchers. Join us for late night shopping and some Christmas cheer! This Thursday until 8pm.

CREST CLEAN Wanaka is looking for 2 long term commercial cleaners. Shifts are from 9pm to 3am including weekends. If you are interested, please email us your CV to crestcleanwanaka@gmail.com

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

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

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

CHRISTMAS 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 2993 / 0274 222 455.

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

'SUMMER SERIES' at Archangel this Sunday 17th December. Come and enjoy a delicious selection of 'tapas' style sharing plates created by Morsel Food Company at Archangel Vineyard from midday till 3.30pm. Amazing food, beautiful wine, great company and stunning vineyard vistas. Archangel is where it is at this Sunday! Bookings recommended 443 4347. www.archangelwines.co.nz

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!

FLAT FOR RENT AT ACHILLES PLACE. Female only. One bedroomed studio. Furnished. Sunny. TV WiFi station. 10 minutes walk to town. Close to parking. No smokers or pets. $350 p/w power included. Ono. Available from now till April. Bill, phone 021 473 943 or text.

FOR SALE: TOYOTA AVENSIS 2006. 2.0L station wagon. 4 speed. Auto. 114000 kms. WOF 12/18 and rego 07/18. Serviced regularly. Service and mechanical inspection done 1st December. Tethering points, roof racks and heaps of tread on the tyres. Carjam report available on request. Phone 022 3119 113.

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

BERRY PICKERS AGED OVER 13 NEEDED at Wanaka Berry Farm - especially if you can work Boxing Day and over New Year. Email your details to simon@wanakaberryfarm.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.

CHRISTMAS DANCE - Enjoy a Christmas themed dance class especially designed for 3 and 4yr olds. Casuals welcome $10pp, on Thurs, Fri & Sat mornings (to 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

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.

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.

CAR SEATS FOR 2 FIVE YEAR OLDS wanted for 2 weeks in January. Will borrow or buy. Phone 021 0431 054.

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.

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.

OPPORTUNITY TO MAKE SOME MONEY over school holidays? Large quantities of accessible pine cones and kindling. Text/ph 027 8438 901.

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.

NEED A HANDYMAN? Qualified carpenter for all building maintenance. Carpentry, fencing, painting, gib repairs etc. Call Lee at Mountain Maintenance 021 0373 948.

3 HEALTHY GOLDFISH, with glass tank, filter and food for sale. $50. Phone 0277 110 317 or 443 5783.

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

HOUSEKEEPERS REQUIRED - We have part-time positions available at The Pines Resort on Fridays and/or Saturdays. Hours of work are from 9.20 am – approx. 2.30pm. Ideal for those who are semi-retired, parents with school age children, or for those who just want to enjoy the company of others while earning some extra income.  Sounds like you, then Lynley would love you to call her on 443 8350.

PUPS: GERMAN SHORTHAIRED POINTER (5wks) want active, fun, outdoors-loving forever families from 2018. Four gorgeous boys available. See TradeMe. Phone 0211 057 242.

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. 

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

C5 CITROEN FOR SALE. Grey/silver sedan. 2004. SX 5 door, 4 speed, auto. 132xxx kms. One (careful) family owner. Great all round condition. Phone 03 443 7681.

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

HAVE YOU LOST A LOVED ONE this past year? This Sunday at Wanaka Presbyterian Church we are having a Special Remembrance Service at 9.30am. Bring a long stem flower in memory of your loved one. All welcome to join us at this special service. 91 Tenby Street. Facebook: wanakapresbyteriancommunitychurch

MICRO-GREENS. Living, fresh, delicious. Last week to order direct for Christmas delivery. Text 021 942 447 or info@mayjermicrogreens.co.nz

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.

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

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.

HOUSEKEEPERS NEEDED to join our small team at Manuka Crescent Motel. Four to five mornings a week, must include weekends. 9.30 to 1.30pm. Need to be energetic, self motivated and have attention to detail. Experience useful but not necessary as training will be given. Immediate start, minimum term until May. Call or text Andrea at 027 5993 007.

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

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.

DOUBLE BLACK - will be closing at 12 midday on Wednesday 20th December for a well deserved staff Christmas function. Business as usual the following day! Merry Christmas!

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 

"PEMBROKE PARK WANAKA" a book at Paper Plus, is an ideal easy to post Christmas gift for family and friends.

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.

LIGHT UP YOUR LIFE WITH GJ GARDNER. Win a trip for 2 to Las Vegas for the best Christmas decorated home, judging 15th December. View these awesome entries: 838 Lake Hawea/Albert Town Road, 44 Plantation Road, 249 Riverbank Road, 58 Mt Iron Drive and 112 Tenby Street. 

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

RASPBERRIES AND MORE! Picking has begun at Wanaka Berry Farm. Not in full swing yet, but some delicious berries available. Lettuces, herbs ready now, new potatoes soon! Some berries seconds (1 kg packs frozen) to clear - OK for smoothies. 83 Orchard Road.

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

NEED A HOUSE SITTER? Young professional available to take care of your home, your pets and water your garden. References available upon request. Call or text 027 5760 859 with your interest.  

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 15th December so drop by before then if you think some of it might be yours.

KENT WOODBURNER. Flue and reflector shield. Offers. Phone 443 2466.

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!

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

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

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.

WANT TO WORK FOR ONE OF THE FASTEST growing businesses in Wanaka? Action Automotive is looking for an experienced Admin and Accounts Assistant to join the team. Job includes looking after reception, data entry, general administration, accounts receivable, and payable. Knowledge of Xero is an advantage.The role is part- time Monday to Friday mornings (approx 15-20 hours), and will start  in the new year. Previous experience in a similar industry and working environment is a plus. If interested please email your resume to Toni "Accounts Assistant Position" tlc875@gmail.com

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.

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!

LATE NIGHT SHOPPING THIS THURSDAY at BASE. Buy more than 1 item and get up to 20% off*. It's Christmas shopping time!

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

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.

LUGGATE COMMUNITY CHRISTMAS PARTY is on at Luggate Hotel this Sunday. Food and fun for all. Santa arrives at 2pm, reindeer willing. Come on down and see the neighbours and be part of a great community day. Live music to follow.

WANTED - BICYCLE MECHANIC & SALES person. Are you an experienced, qualified mechanic with proven experience fixing, selling and hiring bicycles, and knowledgable in all areas of bike maintenance? Good Rotations needs you! Apply in writing to hello@goodrotations.co for info.

MAGIC HANDS MASSAGE WOULD LIKE TO WISH a Merry Christmas to everyone and to let everyone know that I will be away from 14th December, back working 17th January. Enjoy Christmas and see you in the new year.

SUMMER IS HERE. So let's get it done. Thinking of a new kitchen? Now is the time to start designing. Plan it well, get it right. Our award winning team of Kitchen Designers are taking new design works for installs March/April next year. 40 Helwick Street, Wanaka, 03 443 5312.

PLUMBER not calling you back? Qualified Plumber available for maintenance jobs. No job too big or small! Give Patrick a call on 027 5318 004.

POOL TABLE WANTED. Please phone 443 1296.

RUBYS SUMMER STAFF NEEDED - part time. Must be available holidays and evenings. Pop in to see Jordi at Rubys.

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

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.

BAKERY ASSISTANT REQUIRED for busy local bakery. Experience preferred, must be intending to stay in the area. Please email your resume to: info@thebakerynz.co.nz

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

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.

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.

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).

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.