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28 September 2011



SHARPEN UP WITH RAZOR EDGE. Call Al for all your sharpening requirments; knives, garden equipment. Phone 0274 545 686.

VIA MONTE NAPOLENE - one of the most prestigious shopping streets in Milan. Most of the major Italian (and world) fashion brands have headquarters in Milan - Valentino, Gucci, Versace, Prada, Armani and Dolce Gabbana. Milan hosts a major Fashion Week twice a year.

KING OF QUEENSTOWN vs the King of Wanaka on the decks this weekend - Friday, DJ Mox with Wanaka's hottest hip-hop/Breaks and Drum and Bass. Saturday, "DJ Pops"  cranking out your favourite dance hall, reggae and Dub tracks. Free Entry - yeooow!!!

WANAKA TOWING for all jumpstarts, unlocks, AA batteries, vehicle mishaps and adventures gone wrong. Call free 0800 463 274, 24 hours, 7 days.

$1.50 CARDS! 120 designs for all occasions. You would be surprised to find how nice they are! Hot value, Spencer Mall. Open this Saturday.

TRE, STRESS TENSION AND TRAUMA release exercises, release the physical symptoms of stress from your body. Steph is the only Level 3 TRE trainer in New Zealand. Call her on 443 5878 to find out how TRE can help you.

MINI MANOEUVRES Tip truck-crane-digger. House footings, trenches, smaller rock placing. Odd jobs in tight spaces. Land shaping. Phone Swamp 027 278 9122.

INDOOR SKATE RAMP?! Hell yeah! Honey Badger, Tie Dye & Suede Arcade booked for launch night, Thursday 29th September at Opium. Go massive Wanaka!

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

SORE FEET? Call James for an appointment today on 443 0730 or Freecall 0800 955 828. Lakes Podiatry - Your total foot care specialist, now located at the new Wanaka Lakes Health Centre.

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

HOW IS YOUR RELATIONSHIP? Experiencing problems and not sure where to turn? Try ringing Women's Support. It can be hard to pick up the phone but worth it to achieve a positive result. Phone 443 1448 for confidential 24/7 day service.

EXPERIENCED WEDDING & EVENTS PLANNER position available. Please e-mail CV and covering letter to kostaworks@live.com.

SPROING!! The sound of an arborist leaping from tree to tree. Now is the time. Call Tree Tamers. Wanaka's professional arborist. Phone 027 275 1268.

LUCERNE, small bales, this seasons. $8 per bale. Phone 443 8383.

WANAKA BUTCHER'S MEATS: A selection is available at the Wanaka Minimart for the same retail price as Wanaka Butchers. Open seven days a week, 6am till midnight.

THE WANAKA SEED EXCHANGE 29th Sept @ Wanaka Farmers Market. Bring along a spare seed to swap. Seed potatoes available for koha.

BAPTIST HOUSECHURCH 10am sunday, 23 Charles Court, Lake Hawea. Shared lunch, 12 noon. All welcome. Phone 443 4499.

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.

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON Less than 12 weeks till Christmas! Book your hair appointments and tick that one off. Phone 443 5898.

BIKE WANTED 24 inch bike for 9 year old girl. Please phone 03 445 2520.

FLATMATES WANTED Couple. $230/pw. Close to town. Ensuite, wi-fi, live in cleaner. Phone 021 162 2969/443 2125.

TIME TO REPLACE YOUR BATHROOM? We can help turn your dreams into reality - come and see our full range of bathroom fixtures and fittings - ex display vanities on sale this week - Placemakers in Ballantyne Road.

FOR RENT AT LAKE HAWEA - Lovely sunny 6 year old house with internal access garage, two bedrooms, $230.00 per week. Long term only. Phone 0274 780 446.

$5 STEINLAGER BLACK stubbies during every All Black game at the Bullock Bar. 3:30pm Sunday 2nd October. Go the All Blacks!

NEED A NEW GO GO BAG? Bring your old Go Go bag of any brand into Big Tums little bums - we will send it into Merino Kids and they will replace it with a brand new winter weight one for $129 normally $169.00.

FOR RENT 3-4 bedroom home, close to local schools. sunny, sheltered, garden. Unfurnished. Available for long term rent. Phone 443 0045.

BAND WANTED for a local gig next year in the Wanaka Centre. Anything considered. Email: scottreillynz@hotmail.com

SASANOKI'S JAPANESE OF THE WEEK: "Kirin", a brand of Japanese beer, Bruno's most favourite Japanese beer. Available now at Sasanoki.

RIBS - RIBS - RIBS All you can eat for $20 at Lake Hawea Hotel, sunday 6-8pm. Phone 443 1224.

RENTAL- ALBERT TOWN, short or long term availability.2 bedroom with sleep out. Double garage,unfurnished,large private section. $250 per week.ph Tim 021 0264 6693

CLOSING DAY @ TREBLE CONE Come down from the Mountain and bring your TC pass and the 1st 100 people through the door after 6pm will get a free Tui or Export pint. We have the BBQ cranked up from 6pm at just $8 for steak, saussies and salads and yummy McGregors bread and of course, The Warriors Grand Final will be live and loud on the big screen. See off the season "Kiwi style" this Sunday at Mint Bar.

FOR RENT - LAKE HAWEA. Small 2 Bedroom Cottage. Recently renovated & landscaped. Option of furnished or unfurnished. A minutes walk to the shop, pub and beach. Available from 1 Oct. $220 per week long term. (Short term negotiable) Ph 021 494 123

RIPPON FESTIVAL PRE-SALE TICKETS on sale for locals, keen travellers and Ticketek members. Thursday 29 September. $132 + BF (general) and $220 + BF (GoldMember) from Pembroke Wines and ticketek.co.nz ...The best day of your summer!!

GARAGE SALE Saturday 1st October. Trailer, Pajero, clothes, snowboards, jewellery, furniture, TVs, posts, shoes, videos, books and more. 16 Glenfinnan Place (end of cul-de-sac) 10am onward.

CENTRAL NUTRITION - LOCAL DIETITIANS & NUTRITIONISTS Kate Murray, Carolyn Cruden, Nicky McCarthy. For appointments phone 443 0432 - Wanaka Lakes Health Centre.

HAIRSTYLIST WANTED! Flairhairstyling is requiring the skilful hands of a senior hairstylist to join their busy salon over the summer period, Dec - Feb. This position could be permanent. Contact Theresa, flairhairstyling@gmail.com or 443 1916. Thank you.

FIREWOOD - 1/2 DRY OLD MAN PINE $50m3. Minimum 5m3. hardwood mix $80m3. Free delivery Wanaka and surrounds and free stacking for the elderly. Phone 03 443 7105 or 021 0227 4208, Taylor Wood.

LIVEN UP YOUR LIFE WITH SOMETHING special from the Wanaka Farmers Market. Thursdays, 4pm, Spencer House Mall.

HOUSE FOR RENT Three bedrooms, very sunny, walk to town, one minute to lake. Partly furnished, all whiteware included. Off street parking. Prefer mature couple or family. Medium to long term rental. $400/pw. Phone 021 361 936 or email lesleyturner@vodafone.net.nz

WANTED - WOODEN BUNKS, Garden Shed, Tunnel House, Trampoline - All in reasonable usable condition. 027 622 3189

FOR SALE - FULL / DOUBLE MATTRESS Excellent condition, rarely used, $250. Wooden slat bed frame, excellent condition, also available. Text 027 301 3404.

CHALLENGE WANAKA ANNUAL PUBLIC MEETING - come and hear about all the new developments for 2012 and find out more about this exciting event, plus it's an opportunity to give your feedback. Thursday 29 September - 2.00pm in the Armstrong Room, Lake Wanaka Centre. All welcome.

THE SUNDAY MARKETS START at Labour Weekend. Stallholder information sheets are available at QLDC office and Artisans' Studio, Ardmore Street.

HAIR THOU ART WORKSHOP & MOBILE specialising in natural products. Luminart colour, low-no ammonia, with kakadu plum, bamboo extract, sunflower & olive. Creative techniques, texture waves, body waves, spiral waves. Weddings, hair ups, hair extensions & dreadlocks. Phone Kirstin on 443 9545 www.hairthouart.co.nz.

LANDSCAPING PLANS Need a plan drawn up and/or a quote for your landscaping? Ph Aspiring Landscapes on 443 4106 or 0274 400 504.

OH, CANADA: $5 CC'S! Come on Canucks! Sunday 2nd October, Canada v All Blacks at 3:30pm. CC stubbies $5 at the Bullock Bar during the game!

FABULOUS FLOWERS! Nook Road Nursery is a mass of flowers at the moment. Prunus & plum trees are alive with bees, come on out & have a look - it's a great time to choose your flowering trees to plant in autumn.

TRY THE WESTERN EGG BREAKFAST SUB (Toasted with ham, bacon, egg, cheese and your choice of salad fillings) & Full Barista Fresh Organic, Fair Trade Coffee or a juice - combo just $7.90 at Subway Cafe - lake front.

TIRED OF DOOM AND GLOOM? Come and talk with Archangel Gabriel and be uplifted! Ph/txt Christine 027 644 9575.

THE KATHMANDU RIVERRUN TRAIL SERIES this Saturday 1st October: 5km, 10km or half marathon option on the Hawea River Track. Lots of fun and heaps of prizes www.trailseries.co.nz

WANAKA TENNIS - WEDNESDAY EVENING mixed doubles competition. Starts Wednesday October 26th. Get a team of 2 men, 2 ladies and 2 subs together for 6 weeks of good fun tennis and a lovely social meal at the club to follow. Pick up entry forms from the Tennis Club or down load them from our website - www.wanaka-tennis.net.nz. For more info or queries ring Rhian Nicholl, club captain, 443 9118 or nrnicholl@xtra.co.nz

SERENDIPITY PRE LOVED FASHION LABELS, bling. Open Thursday 12-4pm, 72 Ballantyne Road. All proceeds to charity. New stock needed. Please phone 0274 354 848.

TIGHT'N'BRIGHT VS JUNGLE! It's Strawberry Jam Dress-up this Saturday 1st October at Opium. First 20 in the door dressed up will get a free shot, best dressed of the night wins a $50 bar tab. You know the drill for the rest, Wanaka finest on the decks from 10pm till real late!

FOR SALE 1995 SUBARU WRX 179,000kms, WOF to March 2012, Reg to November 2011. Manual, tidy, $3500. Call / text Holly 0274 281 285.

FOR SALE - WOODEN BUNK BEDS $80. Phone Nicky 027 498 7910.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN Watch the World Cup on two big screens. Comfy couches, great food, excellent service - Official All Blacks supporters pub. Free courtesy coach, phone 443 4545. We go to Hawea, Luggate & Wanaka. We will pick you up and take you home.

GENTLE YOGA TO TONE YOUR BODY, mind and spirit. Private instruction, or classes Mondays and Wednesdays, 9.30am in Wanaka. Happy to create other daytime classes to suit. Phone Jen 443 1672.

FREE INSULATION 100mm polystyrene in freezer panel form - make a shed or use it in under floor. Phone 0274 570 722.

"LOVE, POWER & WISDOM" WOMEN'S WORKSHOP - Sat 1st Oct, 10am - 12 noon. Teacher/facilitator, Sunanda Trotter, iridologist naturopath. Have fun, learn new skills, increase your awareness, empower your living. Cost $45 at the door, arrive 9.45. Wanaka Hotel, meeting room. Enquiries phone 443 1109. All women welcome.

PAINTBALL CENTRAL - CROMWELL Check out our new prices!!! www.paintballcentral.co.nz or ph/txt 027 448 5399

PROACTIVEPUNCH™ - FREE TRIAL WEEK! Do you want to learn boxing/kickboxing in a safe controlled environment? Do you want to get fitter, faster and stronger?  Incredible fitness results have been achieved in the ProActivePUNCH™ program so far and the next round is starting soon. We know that once you try this amazing program you'll see yourself achieving amazing results, so we have a ProActivePUNCH™ free trial week, October 3rd - 7th. Spaces will be limited so please call ProActive Health and Fitness on 443 6500 to confirm your place. ProActivePUNCH™ won't just define your body it will challenge you to new levels of physical fitness and toughness!

TWO DOUBLE EN-SUITE ROOMS for short term rent until end of October or mid November. Awesome modern house close to town $150 each, all inclusive. Phone 021 164 6670.

MONTESSORI CHILDREN'S HOUSE is looking for a person to assist with lunch relief cover. If you enjoy working with children and would be able to support our teaching staff over morning tea and lunch breaks, please call and leave your details at 122 Kings Drive or phone 443 8389. Initially we need a Thursday 10.30 – 1.30pm. Extra work will be offered during term holidays and covering any absent staff.

CLEAN SAWDUST (chainsaw shavings) for sale. Ideal for weed suppression, mulch, composting or hen houses. Pick up weekdays from Uppercut Firewood, 3 Morris Rd. $10 per trailer. Ph 443 1070

MT DIFFICULTY FIRESIDE SESSIONS at the Luggate Hotel, 1pm this Sunday. This week it's our pleasure to host 'Maggie Ruddenklau'! Call 443 8523 for our Courtesy coach.

TYRE, SALE, SALE, SALE 14th September till 5th October from $20 or make a cash offer! We have over 60 surplus second hand tyres from 195/60/15 to 225/50/17 (some pairs available). Call into Wanaka Tyres & Automotive, 17 Gordon Road.

SPRING HAS SPRUNG, the grass has riz, time to deal with your hayfever it is. Holistic Healthcare offers natural solutions for hayfever, sinusitis and seasonal allergy related issues. Phone 443 8448 now for a better spring and summer. www.holistic-healthcare.co.nz

HOME MAINTENANCE SOLUTIONS for repairs, installations and minor alterations around the home, rental, office or section. Phone 0211 788 589 / 443 2001.

NEW LIFE CHURCH has moved now - meeting every Sunday morning at Brownston Street. 10am childrens programme and contempory worship. All welcome.

BRING YOUR DECK Indoor Ramp launch party, Thursday 29th at Opium! 3 Bands, donate to skate and the Thunderdome comp. 2 men enter...

SPIDERS, FLIES, MOSQUITOES, INSECTS, all professionally treated by Wilson's Pest Control - One year no Quibble Warranty (2 years control). Safe and clean. Do it once, do it well. Wilson's phone 03 443 6652.

HAWEA PHYSIOTHERAPY Call Sandy Sharrat, 443 7113 / 021 245 1904 to get those work and sports injuries sorted. ACC registered. www.haweaphysiotherapy.co.nz

ENTRANCE GATES AND FENCING. Check our catalogue for design ideas in steel or timber. Call Handy Solutions on 443 4078 or 027 208 0175.

BEYBLADES,BEYBLADES,BEYBLADES back in stock at Big Tums little bums.

HAPPY HOUR @ THE LOUNGE BAR! 4 - 5pm every day! Come and enjoy the sunshine from our beautiful balcony!

THE FARMERS MARKET is happy to feed you, your family and all your friends! Thursdays 4pm, Spencer House Mall.

FREE "GARAGE SALE" SIGN, with your address on it, when you advertise your garage sale in the Messenger.

GARAGE SALE Parry Cres Hawea. Tool boxes, spanners, crescents, lots various tools, stainless steel tank, trimax mower & other goodies. Sign out at 10am Sunday. Phone 443 1401.

SPEND SUNDAY IN THE PUB! With the All Blacks to start, live music & food in-between and then Warriors to top it off; that's Sunday sorted! The Bullock Bar, keeping you entertained!

SOAK DAY SPA ... Grooming Gurus perfecting your skin with Medi-Facials, IPL treatments, manicures and pedicures, Express Body treatments, lash extensions, eyebrow sculpture, electrolysis and tanning. Phone 443 4340.

DALLAS SUSAN BOAG, GARDENER. Phone 027 231 6575 to discuss your requirements.

WORK WANTED - QUALIFIED BUILDER Hawea based but can travel. Own tools, 4x4 + trailer, good rates. Any job, big or small. Please phone Hamish 021 224 2350 / 03 443 5368.

SUZIE HEWSON FROM WANAKLEAN DOG would like to inform all her clients she will be overseas for the month of November. Please book early to avoid disappointment. Phone 0275 110 282.

NEED AN EXPERIENCED PLUMBER without taking out a second mortgage?? Phone 021 136 4600 / 443 6789.

RUGBY WORLD CUP @ THE LOUNGE BAR playing all matches on our huge projector screen!

PARADE - PARTY - PRIZES! 2010 saw penguins and space rockets ... join us for the Stonewood Homes Street Parade! www.wanakafest.co.nz

GILLESPIE - RABBIT PASS TRAVERSE A challenging 8 day Wild Walk in this remote location of  the Mt Aspiring National Park. Light packs, good food, small group, beech forest, glaciers, waterfalls, stunning mountain views. 25th November to 2nd December. $2550 per person includes everything. Explore a wild part of your backyard with us! Check out www.aspiringguides.com or visit us upstairs, 99 Ardmore St, Wanaka. Ph 443 9422.

TREE OF THE WEEK @ NOOK ROAD NURSERY Magnolia Grandiflora – evergreen Magnolia with huge white scented flowers & glossy green leaves.

SECRET INGREDIENT #1: A website needs more than good looks to succeed. iNow website development. www.inow.co.nz / 443 6338.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN - SUNDAY Rugby all day. All Blacks & The Mighty Warriors playing. Free bar snacks  while these games are on. $7.50 quarts, $8 jugs, $5.50 pints, $4 a glass of bubbles or still wine for the girls all day. Courtesy Coach phone 443 4545. We go to Hawea, Luggate & Wanaka. We will pick you up and take you home.

ROOM FOR RENT UP MARKET, Own ensuite, heat pump, TV, Share Living,Family enviroment. Inspection welcome. Ph: Aly 021901184

SPRING SPECIAL! Book in a 60 minute spa pedicure treatment & receive a complimentary prep & polish for your hands! All for $70. Emma for Beauty. Phone 443 6392. www.emmaforbeauty.co.nz. Offer ends September 30th.

STUNNING CUSTOM MADE PHOTOBOOKS - Holidays, weddings or family photos beautifully bound using our new Powis photobook system. Aspiring Photography Phone 443 1883.

STUDIO APARTMENT TO RENT on Anderson Road. Modern, furnished, dishwasher, washing machine, heatpump. Nice outlook, $180-$200 negotiable. Phone 443 2631.

OUTDOOR FURNITURE - KWILA Excellent condition. 1 round table, 4 chairs includes cushion covers and umbrella. Owner going overseas. $1200. Phone 443 2818 anytime.

BURGER OF THE WEEK @ MCGREGORS is grilled chicken breast with cranberry, brie & black pepper - only $11.

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

FREE GRAZING FOR 1-2 HORSES to the right person. Paddocks very close to town centre. Automatic water troughs and tack shed available. Phone 443 6199.

FOR RENT 3 bedroom cottage from late October to late April/May. Cottage garden, all day sun, carport, furnished or unfurnished, pets welcome - 10min walk from town. Phone 443 2759.

FREEVIEW SATELLITE TV, Don't fight over the remote, get a second decoder installed, no monthly fee. Standard, HDMI and recording decoders available. Phone Bruce at Barnetts Radio and TV, 443 7961, 021 737 247, www.wanakatv.co.nz

2 FOR 1 IS ON AT BASE2 Come in and ask the crew for details at 12 Helwick St.

YOU'D BETTER BLOOMIN' HURRY cos the trees are bloomin' soon! Call Tree Tamers to sort your trees soon. Phone 027 275 1268.

SUNDAY @ MCGREGORS ON REECE Come watch the mighty All Blacks. Purchase any main meal and get a free pint of beer or glass of house wine.

FLATMATE WANTED Female preferred. Long term. Large, furnished room, close to town. Must be tidy. Awesome views. Phone 021 133 2227.

ADULTS! NEWBORNS, TODDLERS AND CHILDREN. The Wanaka Osteopathic Clinic has been getting to the bottom of your pain since 2005. Come into our warm clinic at 80 Ardmore Street and see for yourself what osteopathy has to offer you and your family. Phone us on 443 6783.

CIRQUE DU DANSE WANAKA Saturday 1st October, 3pm and 7pm, Primary School Hall. Get your tickets at Hamills today. $10 adults, $5 children.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN - THURSDAY  Best Deal wins - Jack pot up to $500 - someone must win. Go in the draw everytime you buy something between 6pm & 8pm. Your number gets drawn - no cards dealt, you automatically win. $500 cold hard cash. Karaoke straight after. $18 Steak night. Pokies!! Courtesy Coach, phone 443 4545. We go to Hawea, Luggate & Wanaka. We will pick you up and take you home.

BUILDING – Let us help with all your joinery needs. Manufactured locally – priced competitively – Call Cut It Joinery today 443 5031 or 0274 911 955

THE SANDAKAN DEATH MARCH Borneo WW2 history trek through tropical jungle. Want to know more? Thursday, 29th September, 7pm. Contact Pauline 443 2711.

FOR LEASE - High quality commercial/light industrial premises with residential accommodation attached, Wanaka. Concessional terms for right tenant. Phone (03) 443 8558.

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON Debbie, Michelle and Sharalee, De Lorenzo or Chi! Spoilt for choice. Phone 443 5898.

LAKE HAWEA ELECTRICAL New homes – alterations – appliance repairs. Phone 443 5845.

HONEY BADGER, Tie Dye and Suede Arcade. Indoor Ramp launch party, Thursday 29th at Opium! Donate to skate and raise funds for the park extension. Go massive Wanaka!

NISSAN BLUEBIRD 1994 WOF to January. Runs well, great drive, couple of dents, inside good. Questions or view, call 0210 275 0251.

QUALITY PAVERS - Quality and competitively priced paving from a reliable supplier. Great options for driveways, courtyards/patios, paths and pools. Sold as pavers only or we can lay them for you as well. Telephone Aspiring Landscapes. Phone 443 4106.

PURE NEWS: FOUND - HAPPY FEET!! At Pure Skin Therapy, 32 Warren Street, Wanaka. Pedicures at Pure are in a pristine league of their own with our pedicure machine. Great gift voucher idea too. How happy are your feet? www.puretherapy.co.nz / 443 5969.

LOUNGE SET - Two chairs & 3 seater couch. Great condition. $160. Phone 022 690 3910.

GUTTERTIME, GUTTERTIME, GUTTERTIME! That's right, lets get those gutters cleaned out. Fast, friendly, local service. Call Gutterman 443 6864 / 027 758 7680.

 

TREES - HEDGES for trimming and chipping the waste - Call for assessment, Graham Taylor 027 248 9942.

WARRIORS IN THE FINAL! Sunday 2nd October the Bullock Bar will be showing both games! All Blacks 3:30pm kick-off, Warriors 7:15pm. Come on Sunday sessions!

PLANTING AT THE OUTLET of Lake Wanaka for Project Gold & Te Kakano at 10am, Saturday 1st October. Tools and a cuppa provided. All welcome. Come meet some cool plants and people.

ORGANIC BREAD, butter, milk, fruit, vegies. Select online or let us prepare a box for you. www.aspiringorganics.co.nz Phone 443 7971.

PEMBROKE COTTAGE, STEWART ISLAND Available for rent. Three minutes to shops, hotel and wharf. sleeps six. Phone Brian 443 7933 or Janet 443 1853.

LIVING WITH CANCER Through the Canlive Trust Liz Maluschnig is able to offer subsidized counseling support for adults, children and families as they adjust to all the life changes involved with cancer and treatment and how these effect family/couple/parent relationships. She can also provide teaching using information from the Gawler Foundation Cancer programme. Please call Liz on 443 1955.

ANIMAL OSTEOPATH - Gentle and effective relief from a number of ailments. Horses, dogs, cats, etc. Phone 0275 343 497.

WOOD WORK  Made to order, all types of cabinetry, stairs, doors, and other furnishings, commercial and architectural. Call Rich the Cabinet Maker to discuss your needs and ideas. Phone 0275 263 695 / Ah 443 8951.

JOIN FOR ONLY $1 - ProActive Health and Fitness is having a Spring Sale! Join before 7pm, this Friday, September 30th and pay only $1. Don't miss this amazing opportunity, there is no better time to get started towards your health and fitness goals! Call 443 6500 or visit 17 Plantation Rd. ProActive Health and Fitness - Promising to inspire you towards incredible results!

TIRED OF DOOM AND GLOOM? Come and talk with Archangel Gabriel and be uplifted! Ph/txt Christine 027 644 9575.

THE FINAL STRAWBERRY JAM! And it's Dress-up! Tight'n'bright vs Jungle! Saturday 1st October at Opium. First 20 in the door dressed up will get a free shot, best dressed of the night wins a $50 bar tab. You know the drill for the rest, Wanaka finest on the decks from 10pm till real late!

PURE THOUGHT: The skin, it is the biggest organ of the body, the functions it performs are truly amazing, it needs to be looked after so it can last you a lifetime! Love the skin you are within - Pure Skin Therapy, 32 Warren Street, Wanaka (03) 443 5969 / www.puretherapy.co.nz

BABYSITTER? 27 year old female seeking babysitting work. NZ registered teacher. Fun and reliable. Available evenings and weekends. Phone Jules 021 046 1668.

LAKE WANAKA ELECTRICAL Specialists in design, installation and maintenance services. Call Ian or Jeremy Haynes on 03 443 1556.

PART TIME CHEF & KITCHEN STAFF WANTED for work until end of April 2012. Must be able to work Christmas/New Year period. Email CV to capriccio@clear.net.nz

2LT COW AND GATE MILK, two for $7.50, Golden Bake bread, two for $3.80. Freshly made sandwiches. All at the Wanaka Minimart. Open 6am till midnight, seven days a week.

PUREBRED BLACK LABRADOR PUPPIES for sale (no papers). 1 female and 3 males left from litter of 11! $400. Phone 027 316 2953.

LIVE DIFFERENTLY WITH A PASSIVE HOUSE, the world's most energy-efficient building. NZ's first is underway locally, are you going to be next? Visit www.sustainabledesign.co.nz

THE FIRESIDE SESSIONS LINE UP: 2nd October 'Maggie Ruddenklau'. The Luggate Hotel, bringing you awesome Kiwi music every Sunday! Courtesy Coach available 03 443 8523.

LIVE ROCK AT THE BULLY with the new No Reason this Saturday night; let the good times keep on comin'! The Bullock Bar, keeping you entertained!

HAYFEVER AND SINUS. Spring is arriving soon. Yes, there is natural effective treatment not just treating the symptoms, but getting to the root cause, without side effects - Acupuncture and Chinese Herbs. Ph: 443 8131 Eve McGregor, Wanaka Acupuncture Clinic, 19 Cliff Wilson Street.

LIZ MALUSCHNIG COUNSELLING Liz offers personal counselling for adults and children in a wide range of areas including depression, family and couple relationships, sexual abuse, childhood trauma, eating disorders, self-esteem, crisis pregnancy, cancer support, grief and loss and Parent Coaching with funding provided by REAP. Please txt 027 4334 520 or call 443 1955 for an appointment and to enquire re subsidies.

DO YOU WANT TO GET RID OF THE FUZZY picture on your TV? Call Custom Digital Ltd, Ryan Jones 021 382 141 or Pete Cartlidge 443 5138.

HARTWOOD FIREWOOD Stock up for winter now with half dry pine $60/m Half dry willow $50/m Dry willow $55/m phone 027 590 5639

KARUNA@ HEALTH 2000 When you need to relax or work out stress, book a massage with Dannielle 022 615 2231.

SPRING IS IN THE AIR - time to start thinking about those landscaping projects - come and see us for all your needs - Placemakers in Ballantyne Road.

BEAUTIFUL CHARACTER SCHIST 1 BEDROOM COTTAGE for  rent - 6 months plus. Sunny, warm, fantastic mountain views between Wanaka and Hawea - 10 mins from town. Washing machine, dishwasher, logburner, gas bath and shower, bed, sofa, chairs and fridge. Very well insulated. Heaps of room outside. Must view $280 per week. Available 9th October. Phone  03 443 1984.

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

LOVELY PROFESSIONAL SINGING! Weddings, dinner parties, funerals, birthday and anniversary serenades and more. References available. Travel OK. Call Jen 443 1672.

ROOM TO RENT at Wanaka Luxury Villa apartment. Suit single or couple. Fully furnished. Short to medium term, $250 per week. Facilities include swimming pool, spa pool, sauna, gym and tennis court at no extra cost. Anderson Road. Phone 0274 727 442.

WANAKA WINE & FOOD CONVIVIUM and Alivate Restaurant present Welcome to Summer - A Dinner Alfresco 6:30pm - October 10th. $65pp includes canapes, 3 courses and 5 wines. Tickets at Wanaka Fine Wines.

GYM MEMBERSHIP FOR SALE $15.95/pw until March 2012, plus $50 transfer fee. Phone 443 5225 / 021 605 214.

TO RENT - LOCK UP STORAGE or workshop. 72m2 area. Good location. Cheap rate. Phone Lee 027 450 7964.

SALE RACK @ BASE! Up to 70% off selected Winter and Summer10 streetwear - come down and grab a sweet deal!

COME AND FOLLOW ALICE down the Rabbit Hole! 'Three Blue Dresses', a modern adaptation of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland - a play by Aaron Blackledge. Performed by the Level 1 Mount Aspiring Drama Students. Lake Wanaka Centre, 7pm, Tuesday 4th October 2011. Tickets $10 available at the MAC office or on the door.

THE LUGGATE HOTEL will be closed for a private function from 6pm Sunday 2nd October. A free courtesy coach will be running to and from the Bullock Bar for the evening. We apologise for any inconvenience.

FREE VEGGIE GARDENING WORKSHOP with Dr. Compost. Learn how to grow your own nutritious food in a healthy garden. Workshops are fully funded by Queenstown Lakes District Council. 9:30am -12:30pm, Saturday, October 8 at Aspiring Beginnings (120 Warren Street).

FIREWOOD FOR SALE: Dry or green pine available, also dry bluegum. Phone Brent or Kevin 027 440 3054.

FREE GRAZING FOR 1-2 HORSES to the right person. Paddocks very close to town centre. Automatic water troughs and tack shed available. Phone 443 6199.

THE LUGGATE HOTEL will be closed for a private function from 6pm Sunday 2nd October. A free courtesy coach will be running to and from the Bullock Bar for the evening. We apologise for any inconvenience.

HOUSEKEEPER WANTED at The Moorings. Local person required to join our great team, must be available weekends. Please phone 443 8479.

FEDERAL DINER FRIDAY HAPPY HOURS, 5-7pm, $5 peronis. Come in for our après-ski tapas or stay and enjoy $24 mains.

5 RAMPAGEOUS ALL BLACKS, 1 thankful Aussie, 1 riotous Welshie, 4 chuffed English, 2 pitiful Frenchies & a 'Talk to the hand!' Yank! Bullock Bar barmaids loving the RWC!

ACCESS IS EASY WITH all ground floor units at Arcadian Motels, Musselburgh Rise, Dunedin. Freephone 0508 272 234 for accommodation.

SKIS, SKI BOOTS, SNOWBOARDS and gloves are 30% off at Base2 or 2 for 1.Too good  a deal to miss - come in and check it out.

NEED FURNITURE MOVED? Wanaka Removals have space on truck to and from Christchurch and Dunedin next week. Call now 021 484 539.

JOIN FOR ONLY $1 - ProActive Health and Fitness is having a Spring Sale! Join before 7pm, this Friday, September 30th and pay only $1. Don't miss this amazing opportunity, there is no better time to get started towards your health and fitness goals! Call 443 6500 or visit 17 Plantation Rd. ProActive Health and Fitness - Promising to inspire you towards incredible results!

HANDY SOLUTIONS FOR ALL HANDYMAN TASKS Engineering, gates, fences, pergolas, decks, steel and timber work, shade sails and general repairs. You name it, we'll do it. Ph 443 4078 or 027 208 0175.

SHARPEN UP WITH RAZOR EDGE. Call Al for all your sharpening requirments; knives, garden equipment. Phone 0274 545 686.

WANAKA TENNIS - WEDNESDAY EVENING mixed doubles competition. Starts Wednesday October 26th. Get a team of 2 men, 2 ladies and 2 subs together for 6 weeks of good fun tennis and a lovely social meal at the club to follow. Pick up entry forms from the Tennis Club or down load them from our website - www.wanaka-tennis.net.nz. For more info or queries ring Rhian Nicholl, club captain, 443 9118 or nrnicholl@xtra.co.nz

SASANOKI'S JAPANESE OF THE WEEK: "Arimasu" (ally-must) meaning "there is/are" or "I/we have" with the object comes before the verb, like "Japanese sake arimasu." or "Japanese beer arimasu." Yeees, we have Japanese booze available at Sasanoki! Only touching those bottles brings smile on Bruno's face. Come and see his boozing happy smile. Ph 443 6474.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN - FRIDAY the 7th of October, Country rock with Cameron Scott from 8pm until late. Courtesy Coach, phone 443 4545. We go to Hawea, Luggate & Wanaka. We will pick you up and take you home.

BASE has new Summer streetwear arriving daily - Ketz-Ke, Federation, WESC and Bauhaus instore now!

WWW.ASPIRINGMASSAGEWANAKA.CO.NZ Deep Tissue - Relaxation! Trevor Bailey, certified massage therapist since 1994. Provider to NZ Academy of Sport. Available 7 days, 8.30am - 8.30pm. Phone 443 2993 or 027 422 2455.

HAVE YOU GOT AN INJURY that's not getting better? Osteopaths are experts in "hands on" medicine and we are ACC registered. Osteopaths are trained to diagnose and treat, in order to allow the body to heal, even from old injuries. We don't just treat backs and necks, we also treat all other joints; sciatica; headaches and migraines; women's issues; repetitive strain; and problems related to digestion, breathing, stress and sleeping. In addition, we treat a range of problems in infants and children. Call us at the Wanaka Osteopathic Clinic on 443 6783.

WANAKA BUTCHER'S MEATS: A selection is available at the Wanaka Minimart for the same retail price as Wanaka Butchers. Open seven days a week, 6am till midnight.

HAPPY HOUR @ THE LOUNGE BAR! 4 - 5pm every day! Come and enjoy the sunshine from our beautiful balcony!

SUSTAINABLE DESIGN. Helping you live differently with a genuinely energy-efficient and healthy home. Find out more at www.sustainabledesign.co.nz

PART TIME DRIVERS with "P" class licence required for shift work with Wanaka Taxis Phone (03)443 9368

KING OF QUEENSTOWN vs the King of Wanaka on the decks this weekend - Friday, DJ Mox with Wanaka's hottest hip-hop/Breaks and Drum and Bass. Saturday, "DJ Pops"  cranking out your favourite dance hall, reggae and Dub tracks. Free Entry - yeooow!!!

WANAKA HOUSE FOR RENTAL 4 bedrooms, unfurnished, warm & logburner, long term from end October. Phone 0274 986 6003.

WWW.ASPIRING AUTOCOURT.CO.NZ to view over 40 vehicles and see what new cars and 4WDs are arriving.

HONEY BADGER, Tie Dye and Suede Arcade. Indoor Ramp launch party, Thursday 29th at Opium! Donate to skate and raise funds for the park extension. Go massive Wanaka!

CARS FOR SALE 1991 Mitsubishi Lancer 1.3 WOF til Feb New Rego MANUAL $1800 AND 1995 Subaru Legacy 2.0 WOF til March New Rego Automatic $1500 Moving up North Sad Sales 0221 372 340

MARY POPPINS! 27 year old looking for nanny position during school holidays and summer. Certified ski and sailing instructor, NZ registered teacher, life guard. Fun and reliable. Phone Jules 021 046 1668.

HORSE & RIDER RETREAT 27th October – 2nd November. Read more at www.nirvanaretreat.co.nz  for details or call 03 443 2242 to discuss the program.

FOR SALE TOYOTA VAN 1994 Petrol, manual, WOF & REGO. Phone 027 300 7797.

MINDFULNESS MEDITATION COURSE: Struggling with stress, anxiety, depression, chronic pain or cancer? Are you a busy parent or professional and would like more balance in your life? Or would you simply like to promote your sense of wellbeing and health? Then this popular course is for you!! Over 3 weeks learn the complete practice of Mindfulness Meditation as taught at The Gawler Foundation in Melbourne, supported by The Canlive Trust, Wanaka. Facilitator: Liz Maluschnig. Tuesday evenings Nov 8th - 22nd or Thursday mornings Nov 10th - 24th. Please call Liz on 443 1955 or email: lizmaluschnig@gmail.com for more details.

THANK YOU TO THE HAMMER & NAIL for your kind sponsorship of morning teas for Te Kakano Plantings. You rock!

WANAKA MEN'S GROUP Undervalued, unsupported, custody bias, abuse of rights to equal parenthood. Strengthening families, not destroying them. Phone 443 6545 / 0220 802 830.

WANTED FOR LONG TERM RENT (2 years +) 4 bedroom, 2 living areas. Exec type house for professional family in Wanaka, from late January. Good ref supplied. Telephone 021 0224 1057.

$5 STEINLAGER BLACK stubbies during every All Black game at the Bullock Bar. 3:30pm Sunday 2nd October. Go the All Blacks!

TOYOTA COROLLA DIESEL 1997 Well maintained and very economical 267,000km. WOF/REG until January. $2200 ono. Phone 021 254 7772.

JACKSON BAY HOLIDAY ACCOMMODATION. Enjoy a total change of environment in the quiet seaside town of Jackson Bay. Great base for fishing, other outdoor activities, or just relaxing. Less than 2 hours drive from Wanaka over the Haast Pass. http://www.holidayhouses.co.nz/properties/17004.asp

PURE NEWS: FREE MOISTURISER: The latest issue of Mindfood (with Richie McCaw on the front) has all the information you need to take advantage of this deal! Book any of our Sothys Collagen, Professional Peeling, [w] + Brightening or Hydroptimale facial before the 31st of October and receive a retail size 50ml Anti Aging full size moisturiser FREE! Full terms & conditions and instructions on how to redeem your voucher in the latest Mindfood magazine. You must take advantage of this very rare promotion! Limited spaces available! Pure Skin Therapy, 32 Warren Street, Wanaka (03) 443 5969 / www.puretherapy.co.nz

THE FINAL STRAWBERRY JAM! And it's Dress-up! Tight'n'bright vs Jungle! Saturday 1st October at Opium. First 20 in the door dressed up will get a free shot, best dressed of the night wins a $50 bar tab. You know the drill for the rest, Wanaka finest on the decks from 10pm till real late!

RUGBY RUGBY RUGBY McGregors on Reece is showing all the cup games on our 3 big screens. Courtesy coach available, phone 443 5200.

1 BEDROOM FULLY FURNISHED FLAT available long term from 2 October. Quiet, spacious. Wifi, OSP, Albert Town. Single $160, Double $200. 443 7747or 027 215 8851.

CHALLENGE WANAKA ANNUAL PUBLIC MEETING - come and hear about all the new developments for 2012 and find out more about this exciting event, plus it's an opportunity to give your feedback. Thursday 29 September - 2.00pm in the Armstrong Room, Lake Wanaka Centre. All welcome.

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

BURGER OF THE WEEK @ MCGREGORS is grilled chicken breast with cranberry, brie & black pepper - only $11.

ALL ASPECTS OF LANDSCAPING - retaining walls, lawns, landscaping plans, decks, paving, planting, paths/ driveways, supply of materials, and much more. Helping you with small to large landscapes. Ph Aspiring Landscapes on 443 4106 or 0274 400 504.

IS YOUR FIRE CHILD PROOF? Guards by Handy Solutions 443 4078 or 027 208 0175.

"LOVE, POWER & WISDOM" WOMEN'S WORKSHOP - Sat 1st Oct, 10am - 12 noon. Teacher/facilitator, Sunanda Trotter, iridologist naturopath. Have fun, learn new skills, increase your awareness, empower your living. Cost $45 at the door, arrive 9.45. Wanaka Hotel, meeting room. Enquiries phone 443 1109. All women welcome.

ALL BLACKS & WARRIORS, AGAIN! This Sunday the Bullock Bar will be showing B.O.T.H games! All Blacks 3:30pm kick-off, Warriors 7:15pm. Come on Sunday sessions!

NIGHT CLASS, an evening of Soul, Jazz & Funk, presented by MAC senior music students with 'Hound Lounge',  Luggate Hall, 7pm, Sept 28. Adults $15, students $10 - tickets available at the Mount Aspiring College Office.

LIVE DIFFERENTLY WITH A PASSIVE HOUSE, the world's most energy-efficient building. NZ's first is underway locally, are you going to be next? Visit www.sustainabledesign.co.nz

GENERATOR FOR SALE Make: Robin. Petrol, very tidy, little use. 5kw, fresh service, $1000 or near offer. Phone     022  077 0412.

THE FIRESIDE SESSIONS LINE UP: 2nd October 'Maggie Ruddenklau'. The Luggate Hotel, bringing you awesome Kiwi music every Sunday! Courtesy Coach available 03 443 8523.

RIBS - RIBS - RIBS All you can eat for $20 at Lake Hawea Hotel, sunday 6-8pm. Phone 443 1224.

WHITEBAIT! New season West Coast Whitebait. $22.50 per 250g. Contact Karen or Mark, Southern Lakes Fishing. Phone 443 4486.

CUT IT JOINERY – Custom made cabinets using top quality materials at flat pack prices. Call today for your free quote 443 5031 or 0274 911 955

LOCAL BUILDER FREE to finish every detail of the "to do list" at your house. Phone Scott Jefferson 027 840 3176.

FREEVIEW SATELLITE TV Watch Rugby World Cup for free on a Freeview Box. Standard, HDMI and recording decoders available. Phone Bruce at Barnetts Radio and TV 443 7961, 021 737 247, www.wanakatv.co.nz

FOR RENT NOEMA COTTAGE is a unique little cottage in a quiet area of Lake Hawea. It has 2 bedrooms and an office, and is fully furnished incl. dishwasher, heatpump & wood burner. North facing deck & BBQ. Vege garden ready to go if interested. Landlord maintains gardens. Non smokers. No animals. Long term tenants. Interested? $250/pw. Phone 03 443 1707.

WANTED URGENTLY Incubator or clucky hen to hatch eggs. Phone 027 439 5543 / 03 445 2550.

MONTESSORI CHILDREN'S HOUSE is looking for a person to assist with lunch relief cover. If you enjoy working with children and would be able to support our teaching staff over morning tea and lunch breaks, please call and leave your details at 122 Kings Drive or phone 443 8389. Initially we need a Thursday 10.30 – 1.30pm. Extra work will be offered during term holidays and covering any absent staff.

SURROGATE MUM AND/OR DAD WANTED for our beautiful 3 yr old labrador, for holiday and some weekends. Phone 443 5225.

HAY FOR SALE. Small bales, shed stored. $6 per bale. Phone 443 8383.

ENERGISE YOUR COMPANY WEBSITE with our secret ingredients. iNow will turn your website into a dynamic marketing machine. www.inow.co.nz / 443 6338.

Skin disorders? Suffering from acne, rosacea, psoriasis or eczma? Holistic Healthcare has natural solutions for skin disorders. Our professional approach deals with the cause and not just the symptoms. Phone 443 8448 now and face the world with healthy skin. Please note – this is not beauty therapy or networking.

TRAVEL - FARMING Exciting destinations for 2012. For those with the country at heart! For details please contact: Farm to Farm Tours, Rangiora. Toll free 0800 3838 747 ross@farmtofarm.co.nz,  www.farmtofarm.co.nz

MAGGIE RUDDENKLAU! We are delighted to have Maggie performing this week at the Luggate Hotel Mt Difficulty Fireside Sessions. Our Courtesy Coach is available 03 443 8523.

PUNK : ROCK : SKATE Honey Badger, Tie Dye & Suede Arcade launching the Indoor Skate Ramp, Thursday 29th Sept at Opium! Go massive Wanaka!

KAHU YOUTH TRUST ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2011 - the AGM is to be held Tuesday 25th October 2011, at the Mount Aspiring College Boardroom, Plantation Road, Wanaka, beginning at 9.00am.  We would like to invite members of the Trust, and any interested members of the public, to attend.

FOR RENT SELF CONTAINED SLEEPOUT $160 single, $180 double. Private, walking distance to town. Text 'sleepout' to 027 211 9966.

TINT-A-WINDOW / SOLAR PROTECTIVE FILMS Fade, U.V block, heat, glare control. Privacy and frosted films. Free quotes. Ph 0800 368 468 or view our website www.tintawindow.co.nz

COMPLETE BUTCHER'S SHOP IN A TRUCK Call Grant, your mobile butcher in this area. On property kill - hung, refrigerated and packed on site. Prompt service - owned and operated from Luggate. Phone 021 102 3602.

TIMBER FLOORING AND INSTALLATION 30 year guarantee. Call John for a quote on 021 178 8589 or 443 2001.

PICTURE FRAMING by Kay Todd (GCF). Proven record of design and quality plus the convenience of a full mobile service. Phone for an appointment at your place!! Phone 443 6768.

ENGLISH STAFFORDSHIRE BULL TERRIER PUPS for sale. 2 boys and 2 girls left. Brindle and Brindle/white. 7 weeks old and ready to go now. $600. Phone 443 6587 evenings.

RUGBY WORLD CUP @ THE LOUNGE BAR playing all matches on our huge projector screen!

MITSUBISHI CHARIOT 1994 FOR SALE Drives nicely, 4WD, 7 seats. Current REG & WOF. $1400 ono. Phone David 0210 284 1636 and info: Freestyledaki.com/car4sale

WAITERING STAFF WANTED for summer work - must be available Christmas / New Year. Email CV to capriccio@clear.net

PANETTONE - a Milanese sweet fruit bread loaf usually prepared and enjoyed over Christmas and New Year. It is eaten at breakfast with coffee or between meals with Marsala - a sweet wine.

RUN OUT OF PRINTER TONER? Brother from $19.95, Canon from $44.95, HP colour from $85.95. Phone Caltex on 443 7868.

SHADE SAILS Don't get burnt this summer, use Shade NZ for customised shade solutions. www.shadenz.co.nz / mobile Sean 027 240 7970.

ALL BLACK STEINLAGER VIP SOFA Love the atmosphere of the pub but wish you could bring ya sofa? Well get in to the Bully before 3pm this Sunday and you could be in with a chance to win the VIP sofa! And it comes with a personal barmaid, half time bar snacks and awesome Steinlager gear!

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON Less than 12 weeks till Christmas! Book your hair appointments and tick that one off. Phone 443 5898.

MASSAGE: For strong deep tissue or sports therapy massage call John on 443 9163 or 027 856 5005. Certified with 15 years experience.

WIN A SNOWBOARD at the Winter meltdown! This Friday night at Opium every drink you buy before midnight gets you in the draw for a brand new Salomon snowboard with bindings.  Andy B and Tobias will be keeping the party going all night till the wee hours!

FLATMATE WANTED - $180 per week. Includes power, Sky, internet, phone, no couples, with easy going guys. Phone 022 656 1061 after 6pm. Mid October.

1978 CI MUNRO PENTHOUSE CARAVAN for sale. 28ft long. Pot belly, shower, portable toilet. Full kitchen, fridge/freezer. Suitable for permanent living. $26,000 ono. Phone 428 9380 or 021 963 050.

ECO CLEANERS We use environmentally friendly products for all house cleaning requirements. Great rates. Please call 021 141 1517.

NEW TO WANAKA - Quality and competitively priced paving from a reliable supplier. Great options for driveways, courtyards/patios, paths and pools. Sold as pavers only or we can lay them for you as well. Telephone Aspiring Landscapes. Phone 443 4106.

WELCOME TO THE THUNDERDOME 2 men enter, 1 man leaves... Skate Comp at Indoor Ramp launch party! Thursday 29th at Opium.

MASSAGE WITH MAGIC HANDS, JASON CLARKE. Massaged the All Blacks, NZ elite tri-athletes and many valued locals. Feel "magic hands" deep tissue manipulation, sports massage, trigger point therapy, myofascial release, relaxation/stress release, pregnancy massage. Feel the magic! Phone 443 7055 or 0274 288 569.

TIME TO REPLACE YOUR BATHROOM? We can help turn your dreams into reality - come and see our full range of bathroom fixtures and fittings - ex display vanities on sale this week - Placemakers in Ballantyne Road.

PERMANENT WEIGHTLOSS Normalise your metabolism with safe, natural, holistic programme over 6 weeks. Phone Rosanne Forde 443 9192 / 027 390 6238.

FOR SALE 1995 SUBARU WRX 179,000kms, WOF to March 2012, Reg to November 2011. Manual, tidy, $3500. Call / text Holly 0274 281 285.

OUTDOOR FURNITURE - KWILA Excellent condition. 1 round table, 4 chairs includes cushion covers and umbrella. Owner going overseas. $1200. Phone 443 2818 anytime.

BRING YOUR DECK Indoor Ramp launch party, Thursday 29th at Opium! 3 Bands, donate to skate and the Thunderdome comp. 2 men enter...

FREE ACCOMMODATION & MEALS in exchange for child minding 2 school age children, 26/10 - 2/11. Accommodation negotiable outside of those dates. Julie / Steve 443 4954.

HAWEA SUPPORT I am available to help you with any home or personal care. Reliable and friendly. Please phone Ang 027 482 0515 or 443 7897.

MCKINLEY SHOES: Mens, childrens. Made in New Zealand. Quality shoes, support our country's industries. Cobbler & Son Shoe Repairs, Pembroke Mall.

AC MILAN - The professional football club based in Milan, the current Italian champions and one of the most succesful in the world in terms of trophies won. David Beckham played as a loan player for AC Milan in 2009 and 2010.

HORSES NEED PEDICURES TOO! The Hoof Man, Will Miller, can do the job: laminitis, & founder too. (00274 992 068 / www.nakedhorse.co.nz)

 

SPIDERS, FLIES, MOSQUITOES, INSECTS, all professionally treated by Wilson's Pest Control - One year No Quibble Warranty (2 years control). Safe and clean. Do it once, do it well. Wilson's phone 03 443 6652.

TWO LOCALS AND A POM want to rent your awesome 3 bedroom house in Wanaka. Honest, reliable and trustworthy. All have glowing references from previous landlords and local employers. Long term rental preferred. Call / text Kate 021 189 9932.

FOR SALE Coffee tables, TV cabinets, dining chairs, dining tables, queen bedspreads, single duvets. Ph 443 8350.

HAMILLS WANAKA new season fishing licences instore now. Purchase yours by 3 Oct and go in the draw to win a fishermans hamper or a signed copy of "The Trout Diaries". Helwick Street. Phone 443 8094.

FLAIR HAIRSTYLING Due to staff shortages, we urge all our regular clients to book for their Xmas appointments now to save disappointment. Thanks. Flair, phone 443 7727.

SOUND ELECTRICAL AND ADVANCE ELECTRICAL have merged. We are now Custom Digital Ltd. Call Ryan Jones 021 382 141 or Pete Cartlidge 443 5138.

EUROGLASS – FRAMELESS GLASS SHOWERS Design and installation service. Contact Adrian 0274 417 333, showroom, 12 Frederick St or phone 443 1719.

WWW.ORGANICEXPRESS.CO.NZ The grocery store that delivers to your door. Premium NZ meat, certified organic produce, GE free pantry goods. Phone 443 1116.

NEW LIFE CHURCH NOW MEETING every Sunday in the former Catholic Church, Brownston Street at 10am. Check us out.

GREAT COFFEE!! TASTY BREAKFAST subs to kick-start your day along with Full Barista Fresh, Organic, Fair Trade Coffee at Subway Cafe - best views in town to drink great coffee and start your day the right way.

SNOW SHUTTLE to all Wanaka ski areas. For the best value, try our multi-ride transferable tickets. Buy online at www.alpinecoachlines.co.nz

THE WANAKA FARMERS MARKET can't be beat! Come see for yourself. Thursdays, 4pm, Spencer House Mall.

TWO DEEP FREEZERS FOR SALE Chest type in good order. Also, breadmaker and electric coffee maker (with grinder). Phone 443 1053.

WORK FROM HOME $500-$1400 + per month, www.havewealth.net

THE KATHMANDU RIVERRUN TRAIL SERIES this Saturday 1st October: 5km, 10km or half marathon option on the Hawea River Track. Lots of fun and heaps of prizes www.trailseries.co.nz

ROOM FOR RENT 8 kms from Wanaka, $140p/w includes power, internet, phone and Sky. Great country setting. Long term preferred 027 609 9391

FOR ALL PROPERTY MAINTENANCE, enhancement and improvement, contact Property Maintenance and Services. Phone 443 9080 or 0274 595 799. Professionals in property care since the 1980's.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN – 5 lakes Poker run is on the 5th of November this year.

FREE "GARAGE SALE" SIGN, with your address on it, when you advertise your garage sale in the Messenger.

TANTRA IN WANAKA! For couples - 'Passionate Partnerships' with Kenneth and Sharon Mauldin, Colorado. 29th October, 9.30am - 5.30pm. $145 per couple. Ignite passion, deepen intimacy and love, expand pleasure. www.stardancertantra.com. Register with Jen 443 1672.

YOUR GARDEN MAY NOT BE BLOOMING, but freshness abounds at the Wanaka Farmers Market! Thursdays 4pm. Spencer House Mall.

FAMILY VIOLENCE is a community problem. Prevention is everyone's business. If domestic violence or child abuse affects your family and/or friends, please talk to Women's Support. We can help. Phone 443 1448.

TYRE, SALE, SALE, SALE 14th September till 5th October from $20 or make a cash offer! We have over 60 surplus second hand tyres from 195/60/15 to 225/50/17 (some pairs available). Call into Wanaka Tyres & Automotive, 17 Gordon Road.

TO RENT - $150/PW 3 bedroom, unfurnished cottage in Luggate. Available from 15th October. Private rural setting, easy walking distance to Luggate Hotel. Long term only. Phone 0274 223 354 or 443 8516.

WEAR A SILLY COSTUME AND JUMP in an icy lake!!! No? Well come watch the crazy people who do!! www.wanakafest.co.nz

PROACTIVEPUNCH™ - FREE TRIAL WEEK! Do you want to learn boxing/kickboxing in a safe controlled environment? Do you want to get fitter, faster and stronger?  Incredible fitness results have been achieved in the ProActivePUNCH™ program so far and the next round is starting soon. We know that once you try this amazing program you'll see yourself achieving amazing results, so we have a ProActivePUNCH™ free trial week, October 3rd - 7th. Spaces will be limited so please call ProActive Health and Fitness on 443 6500 to confirm your place. ProActivePUNCH™ won't just define your body it will challenge you to new levels of physical fitness and toughness!

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

FLATMATE WANTED Female preferred. Long term. Large, furnished room, close to town. Must be tidy. Awesome views. Phone 021 133 2227.

SPEND SUNDAY IN THE PUB! With the All Blacks to start, live music & food in-between and then Warriors to top it off; that's Sunday sorted! The Bullock Bar, keeping you entertained!

FULLTIME POSITION AVAILABLE at Caltex. We need a proactive, customer focused person for longterm work. Shifts are varied over weekdays/weekends. Please e-mail: Caltexwanaka@xtra.co.nz or phone Matt on 4432703.

GARAGE SALE 10am Saturday 1st October. 6 Little Street. Women's clothes, household bits - no early birds please!

FOR RENT 3 bedroom family home. Log fire, 2 bathrooms. Sunny with lake views. Unfurnished. Available long term. Phone 443 0045.

WIN $600 CASH. Use Cartridge World for your printer cartridges before 30th Sept to enter. Cromwell Ph 03 445 1878, Queenstown. Ph 03 442 6878. Free delivery into Wanaka! Why pay more to print?

HOUSEMATE WANTED Mature, long term, to share large house in Albert Town. Furnished, includes wifi, sky tv, power. $145 wk. Available 1 Oct ph 443 6505 or 0274 952 111.

MT KILIMANJARO TANZANIA The world's highest free standing mountain. Climb it with us. Want to know more?  Thursday 29th September, 7pm, Lakeside Apartments. Contact Pauline 443 2711.

MUSIC LESSONS AVAILABLE Limited space! Piano, saxophone, clarinet, flute, recorder, and NCEA music levels 1-3. Phone Helen Carter 443 2631.

READYLAWN. The original same day lawn. Phone Aspiring Readylawn 443 1313 or 027 688 7506.

RIPPON FESTIVAL PRE-SALE TICKETS on sale for locals, keen travellers and Ticketek members. Thursday 29 September. $132 + BF (general) and $220 + BF (GoldMember) from Pembroke Wines and ticketek.co.nz ...The best day of your summer!!

LADIES NEW (& NEWISH) TO WANAKA Come and join us for lunch to meet new friends - this Friday 30th September. Contact Sue Saunders asap - phone 443 7442. Looking forward to hearing from you!!

WANAKA AIRPORT SHUTTLE Best value; door to door service; we meet every Air New Zealand flight. $15 per person one way. Booking contact Alpine Shuttles on 443 7966 or online at www.alpinecoachlines.co.nz

COLOURED GIFTS IN METAL - order somethig original and handcrafted by Metalworks, 54 Ballantyne (some items in gallery). Local art in metal. www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON Debbie, Michelle and Sharalee, De Lorenzo or Chi! Spoilt for choice. Phone 443 5898.

YOU'D BETTER BLOOMIN' HURRY cos the trees are bloomin' soon! Call Tree Tamers to sort your trees soon. Phone 027 275 1268.

ART @ THE NOOK We are planning another Art/Craft exhibition over Labour Weekend, along with the Ronald McDonald Family Fun Day (Monday). Anyone interested in exhibiting or having a stall ring the Nook 03 443 1555.

RENTAL- ALBERT TOWN, short or long term availability.2 bedroom with sleep out. Double garage,unfurnished,large private section. $250 per week.ph Tim 021 0264 6693

SHIPPING CONTAINER FOR SALE Good condition. For immediate removal. Please phone 443 7005 evenings or 027 711 1961.

THE CRAFT MARKETS ARE STARTING AGAIN - SOON  Our creative stallholders have refreshed and restocked over the break. See you there!

SPRING IS IN THE AIR!! Vehicle air conditioning, WOFs, servicing, diagnostics, tyres, Bosch Service Centre. Mt Iron Automotive, 86 Ballantyne Road. Phone 443 7490.

NZ VS CANADA Sunday, 2nd October at Mint Bar, live and loud. 3 for $18 Heineken and 2 for $10 House spirits all day. Warming up for the Mighty Warriors! $8 BBQ from 6pm.

SUZIE HEWSON FROM WANAKLEAN DOG would like to inform all her clients she will be overseas for the month of November. Please book early to avoid disappointment. Phone 0275 110 282.

LAKES PODIATRY has moved to a new clinic at the Wanaka Lakes Health Centre. We offer general foot care, management of foot and ankle pain, assessment of running posture technique, foot wear advice, orthotic therapy, children’s foot assessments and diabetic foot care. ACC registered. Eftpos available. Ph 443 0730 or Freecall 0800 955 828.

TREBLE CONE CHARITY DAY supporting Aspiring Avalanche Dogs and the Wanaka Rowing Club. Saturday 8th October, tickets from Racers Edge, $40. Limited *250 only, no gate sales. Under 12s free. Your last chance for turns in 2011. Thanks for your support.

WALLPAPER HANGING SPECIALISTS - Thirty five years in the decorating business. You name it, we've hung it. Feature walls, murals etc. Phone Martin or Debbie. Ph 443 5802 or 027 510 0937.

JUP BROWN WILL BE CROSSING to the North Island this weekend! Text "STROKE" to 5339 NOW to make a $3 donation to the Stroke Foundation. Follow his progress at www.runningnz.co.nz

HAVE YOU MADE THE MOVE to Freeview? Contact Custom Digital to talk about your options. Ryan Jones 021 382 141 or Pete Cartlidge 443 5138.

YOU CAN ENROL AT KIP MCGRATH today, don't wait till next term. Exam students need to be studying now to get the best results possible and all other ages need to be consolidating the year's work so they are ready for the transition to a new year group. Call 0800 TUTORING today and let Kip McGrath support your learning.

WANTED: FLATMATE For a great house in Albert Town, near reserve and tracks. Solar hot water, wetback, vege garden, Freeview. Available from beginning of Nov. Text or call 022 077 2330.    

JOIN FOR ONLY $1 - ProActive Health and Fitness is having a Spring Sale! Join before 7pm, this Friday, September 30th and pay only $1. Don't miss this amazing opportunity, there is no better time to get started towards your health and fitness goals! Call 443 6500 or visit 17 Plantation Rd. ProActive Health and Fitness - Promising to inspire you towards incredible results!

FEDERAL DINER. Dinner at the Diner Friday and Saturday nights. Last 2 weeks. Open right through, so come in early for pre game dinner. All $24 or dine off our $10 tapas menu. See you soon at the Fed. Phone 443 5153 for bookings.

2LT COW AND GATE MILK, two for $7.50, Golden Bake bread, two for $3.80. Freshly made sandwiches. All at the Wanaka Minimart. Open 6am till midnight, seven days a week.

WIN $600 CASH. Use Cartridge World for your printer cartridges before 30th Sept to enter. Cromwell Ph 03 445 1878, Queenstown. Ph 03 442 6878. Free delivery into Wanaka! Why pay more to print?

OLD CHINA AND VINTAGE look crockery, wanted to buy. Phone Hannah on 443 6469.

SEPTIC TANK CLEANING Phone Neil, your local Wanaka operator on 443 4175 or call free 0800 885 886.

PICTURE FRAMING - BLOCK MOUNTS - CANVAS PRINTS. All your printing and framing requirements under one roof - Aspiring Photography - 12 Frederick St - Phone 443 1883.

FREE VEGGIE GARDENING WORKSHOP with Dr. Compost. Learn how to grow your own nutritious food in a healthy garden. Workshops are fully funded by Queenstown Lakes District Council. 9:30am -12:30pm, Saturday, October 8 at Aspiring Beginnings (120 Warren Street).

MILAN - in northern Italy is the 2nd largest city in Italy and the major industrial area of Italy. The surrounding urban/metropolitan area is one of Europes main transport and industrial centres. It has attracted a large immigrant population because of the density of the industry. In 2015 Milan will host world Expo 2015 (the Universal Exposition) You can read your Messenger online in Milan too.

BYRON BAY HOUSE SWAP over Christmas period for 10 - 14 days. Need a 2 bedroom home in Wanaka for a 2 bedroom modern unit in Lennox Head. Contact for more info Tiff 0274 106 or tiffany@tiritirilodge.com

WHITEWARE - FOR REPAIRS / MAINTENANCE to your washing machine, dryer, dishwasher, waste disposal and electric blankets. Ph 443 1260, Aotea Electric.

HOUSE TO RENT 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, furnished, close to town. 2 Anderson Rd. Long term preferred, available 8th October $520/pw. Contact Lyn 021 262 9084 / 443 1291.

KIWIANA CARDS only $1 each at Caltex. Colourful, funky, Kiwi themed cards and wrap. Blank inside. Make great International Christmas cards. Only $1 each at Caltex Wanaka.

FARM WORKER AVAILABLE for casual AG work. Phone George 03 445 2777 or 03 445 2520 evenings.

SPIN BIKE FOR SALE 4 months old. $150. Phone 443 2818.

ADJACENT TO MERCY HOSPITAL DUNEDIN Studio apartment with full facilities. $90 per night. Ph 0800 788 346.

TYRE, SALE, SALE, SALE 14th September till 5th October from $20 or make a cash offer! We have over 60 surplus second hand tyres from 195/60/15 to 225/50/17 (some pairs available). Call into Wanaka Tyres & Automotive, 17 Gordon Road.

HOME IMPROVEMENTS For all your carpentry maintance and repairs. Licenced Building Practitioner. Phone David 443 6505 or 027 495 2111

DISHWASHER FOR SALE $125. Dog run and kennel, $100, brand new bore pump, single phase, $700, Avon inflatable 3.2m, beach wheels, two seats, quick pump life jackets. Yamaha 15hp, brilliant, $2900. Bike with shox, forks, needs tinkering, $40. Agricultural towing/lifting chains X 2,  $90, 100 mountain beech trees 200-300mm in pots, $200.  Also 50 kanuka trees, $100. Old traction engine fire door - make a fantastic one off pizza oven door, very heavy, $500. Old iron water heater on ornate legs - make superb planter, $125. Phone 03 443 1984.

EQUISSAGE.... A unique horse treatment! Great for recovery, balancing, aligning, harmonizing your horse. For details phone Kirstin 443 9545 or 027 229 8960.

RELAXATION MASSAGE/DEEP TISSUE MASSAGE. Firm but gentle touch, nurturing and effective. Phone Madeline on 443 5712 or 027 322 1507. Qualified, experienced, committed. NZQA registered.

TIME TO FOCUS ON THE INSIDE Original artwork, picture framing professionals. Block mounting experts. Custom imaging. Memorabilia. Maps. Vintage posters. Photography. Historical Wanaka panoramas. NZ reproductions. Feature mirrors. Blackboards. COD outdoor furniture & a bit more. The 45th Degree Gallery/Frameshop, 5 Gordon Road, Wanaka. Phone 443 9348. www.the45thdegree.com

BEDROOM FOR RENT in sunny modern Wanaka house. Internet, phone, couple preferred. Available October 11th till early February. Phone 021 0298 9058.

THE KATHMANDU RIVERRUN TRAIL SERIES Race 1: 5km, 10km or half marathon option on the Hawea River Track. Heaps of prizes, Saturday 1st October. www.trailseries.co.nz

CHALLENGE WANAKA ANNUAL PUBLIC MEETING - come and hear about all the new developments for 2012 and find out more about this exciting event, plus it's an opportunity to give your feedback. Thursday 29 September - 2.00pm in the Armstrong Room, Lake Wanaka Centre. All welcome.

TICKETS ON SALE FOR 'PASSION FOR FASHION' now at Mitre 10. The most extravagant, exciting show so far! Wednesday October 19th. www.wanakafest.co.nz

QUICKBOOKS, MYOB, Infusion, Moneyworks. Need help with your accounting software. Let me show you how. Phone Ann 0275 044 900.

CLOSING DAY @ TREBLE CONE Come down from the Mountain and bring your TC pass and the 1st 100 people through the door after 6pm will get a free Tui or Export pint. We have the BBQ cranked up from 6pm at just $8 for steak, saussies and salads and yummy McGregors bread and of course, The Warriors Grand Final will be live and loud on the big screen. See off the season "Kiwi style" this Sunday at Mint Bar.

FREE & ALL WELCOME!!! On Thursday 6th October, Vic Tamati is making a special appearance at the Crib, 3.30 - 6.00pm! He's here to hang out with young people in Wanaka, eat cookies and talk about his personal story of home violence. In the evening he is having a public talk at the St John Rooms. Doors open at 7.00pm, starts at 7.30pm. If anyone has concerns regarding home violence for themselves, someone they know or just keen to hear his story, please come and join us!!! No question is too small, big or silly. Brought to you by Jigsaw Central Lakes, It's Not OK Campaign, Kahu Youth, Community Networks Wanaka and Strengthening Families. Enquiries call Community Networks Wanaka on 443 7799.

RIBS - RIBS - RIBS All you can eat for $20 at Lake Hawea Hotel, sunday 6-8pm. Phone 443 1224.

*VAN FOR SALE*Toyota Townace 1989, 1800cc, 203,000kms, petrol, automatic. Rego till Oct. WOF till Jan. Bed in back, $2500 ono. Trademe Listing#:402879533. Phone/txt Milo 027 275 1268.

KIP MCGRATH WANAKA is running an exam preparation course during the October holidays. NCEA 1,2 & 3 English, maths and science. Lessons for an hour for each subject every day. Teaching ratio 1:4. Let us help you focus your study time and achieve your academic goals. Bookings are essential. Please call Nikki 443 1547.

KAYAKS 1XSEA QUEST KAYAK, 2x Frenzy Kayaks, 1x White Water Kayak,1x Wake Board, Snowboard Bags x2 on wheels, 2x Snowboards, 1x Burton Feel Good snowboard. Snowboard gear. 2x road,track bikes 15"&17" call for viewing or prices Aly 021 901 184

MT DIFFICULTY FIRESIDE SESSIONS at the Luggate Hotel, 1pm this Sunday. This week it's our pleasure to host 'Maggie Ruddenklau'! Call 443 8523 for our Courtesy coach.

RUGBY RUGBY RUGBY McGregors on Reece is showing all the cup games on our 3 big screens. Courtesy coach available, phone 443 5200.

FRESH FRUIT AND VEGE BOXES Small $40, medium $60, large $80. Free delivery included. Phone 443 1116 or organicexpress.co.nz

WYNDROK POTTERY - LAKE HAWEA Handcrafted functional tableware to be enjoyed every day. Simple classical forms with glazes reflecting the colour and beauty of Central Otago. All original, hand thrown pieces, suitable for oven, microwave, dishwasher. 191 Lakeview Tce, Lake Hawea. Phone 443 1707.

FLATMATES WANTED We have a fully furnished large room with own toilet in a new, warm, sunny house on Kings Dr. Couple preferred. Available now, long or short term welcome. Call 021 227 9898.

SPRING IS IN THE AIR - time to start thinking about those landscaping projects - come and see us for all your needs - Placemakers in Ballantyne Road.

TRY THE WESTERN EGG BREAKFAST SUB (Toasted with ham, bacon, egg, cheese and your choice of salad fillings) & Full Barista Fresh Organic, Fair Trade Coffee or a juice - combo just $7.90 at Subway Cafe - lake front.

ALL BLACK STEINLAGER VIP SOFA Love the atmosphere of the pub but wish you could bring ya sofa? Well get in to the Bully before 3pm this Sunday and you could be in with a chance to win the VIP sofa! And it comes with a personal barmaid, half time bar snacks and awesome Steinlager gear!

TANTRA IN WANAKA! For women, 'Flowing with the Feminine' - Sharon. 22nd October, 9.30 - 5.30pm $75. Through safe ritual and exercises, cultivate and balance wisdom, heart, and sexual centres while deepening the connection to your true enlivened self. www.stardancertantra.com. Register with Jen 443 1672 / 022 097 4596.

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.

FLATMATE WANTED Quiet, tidy person to share our new, sunny & spacious Rob Roy Lane home. Great views, available long term. $135/pw incl expenses (single only). Ph 443 8578 or 021 649 498.

BYRON BAY HOUSE SWAP: Over Christmas period 10-14 days, need a 2 bedroom home in Wanaka for a 2 bedroom unit in Lennox Head. Contact for more info, Tiff 0274 106 243 or tiffany@tiritirilodge.com

FIXING A FEAST OR A MEAL ON-THE-GO? The Farmers Market has you covered. Thursdays 4pm, Spencer House Mall.

HAMILLS WANAKA new season fishing licences instore now. Purchase yours by 3 Oct and go in the draw to win a fishermans hamper or a signed copy of "The Trout Diaries". Helwick Street. Phone 443 8094.

GREEN TOAD BOARD & SKI RENTALS Great local deals, affordable prices. New gear, Pembroke Mall, behind Doughbin. Bookings available, ph 03 443 4315. Also, $20 hand tunes and wax jobs.

SOAK DAY SPA ... Skin supplements now at Soak. Solgar Advanced Antioxidant, Omega 3-6-9 is the perfect supplement for your skin pre summer. Phone 443 4340.

WATERWERX IRRIGATION Professional design and installation. Manual/automatic options. Materials/workmanship guaranteed. Phone 0274 595 799 or A/h 443 9080.

UNFURNISHED WELL PRESENTED HOUSE WANTED Professional couple looking for 3-4 bedroom house from late October. Call Leisa at McKenzie & Willis, 443 4997 or 027 273 5325.

ENGLISH STAFFORDSHIRE BULL TERRIER PUPS for sale. 2 boys and 2 girls left. Brindle and Brindle/white. 7 weeks old and ready to go now. $600. Phone 443 6587 evenings.

INJURED - OLD OR NEW. Don't just sit around taking painkillers. Acupuncture and traditional chinese medicine can speed up the healing process. ACC registered injuries $15, no referral required. Ph: 443 8131 Eve McGregor, Wanaka Acupuncture Clinic, 19 Cliff Wilson Street.

OH, CANADA: $5 CC'S! Come on Canucks! Sunday 2nd October, Canada v All Blacks at 3:30pm. CC stubbies $5 at the Bullock Bar during the game!

SELF CONTAINED STUDIO UNIT AVAILABLE Furnished, warm, comfortable, quiet. $165/pw incl power. Please phone 443 7160.

Skin disorders? Suffering from acne, rosacea, psoriasis or eczma? Holistic Healthcare has natural solutions for skin disorders. Our professional approach deals with the cause and not just the symptoms. Phone 443 8448 now and face the world with healthy skin. Please note – this is not beauty therapy or networking.

YOU'D BETTER BLOOMIN' HURRY cos the trees are bloomin' soon! Call Tree Tamers to sort your trees soon. Phone 027 275 1268.

THE PAINT POT (NZ) Top quality work guaranteed. Special finishing, wall papering and all your painting needs. New work and redecorations throughout. 15 years experience. Phone Caspar 021 565 393 or 443 4958. References available.

$2.50 SUNGLASSES! 50 styles for men, ladies, boys and girls. Get a cool look for hot summer! Hot value, Spencer Mall. Open this Saturday.

TUTOR FOR YOUR CHILD Act now - only 5 weeks to go. Professional tutor. Guaranteed to lift your marks and achieve your goals. Far cheaper than Kip McGrath. 1-1 ratio. Call 03 443 6545. Superior tutors, all levels. Biology / Chemistry / Physics / Maths / English / Social studies.

HAPPY HOUR @ THE LOUNGE BAR! 4 - 5pm every day! Come and enjoy the sunshine from our beautiful balcony!

BUILDING? Don't learn the hard way. Savings and great ideas can often be achieved by having a chat in the planning stages of building your home. It costs nothing to talk to us! Phone Aspiring Landscapes on 443 4106 or 0274 400 504.

KARINE'S KOOKING KLASS for Kool Kids. Enrolments for term 4 open now. Fun, learning, dinner, childminding. 7-13 years. Contact 443 6049 or karinemoinaux@hotmail.co.nz

PLANTING AT THE OUTLET of Lake Wanaka for Project Gold & Te Kakano at 10am, Saturday 1st October. Tools and a cuppa provided. All welcome. Come meet some cool plants and people.

FOR SALE GIRLS BIKE Suitable for 5-6yr old, $30. Girls pink Roxy ski jacket, fits 5-6yrs, $30. Emu sheepskin boots, childs size 13, $25. Phone 443 5783 after 3pm.

SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAMME for 5-12 year olds, 10-21 October. Space day, Halloween, knights & castles, World Cup Day, art and games. View at www.communitynetworks.co.nz or book at Community Networks, 73 Brownston Street. WINZ subsidies apply.

FIREWOOD FOR SALE: Dry or green pine available, also dry bluegum. Phone Brent or Kevin 027 440 3054.

QUILT EXHIBITION at Christofer Robyn Quilts. Hoffman National Challenge quilts on display until October 15. 641 Ballantyne Road (airport end). Phone: 03 443 1810.

WAITERING STAFF WANTED for summer work - must be available Christmas / New Year. Email CV to capriccio@clear.net

THE LAST WEEK OF SHREDDING is here. ENJOY! Thanks for all your support this season, it's been awesome! The Crew at Base.

WILD GARDEN? We can help get your garden beautiful! No job too big or small. Great rates. Please phone 021 141 1517.

 

DUNEDIN ACCOMMODATION AVAILABLE $120 per night, 6 minutes walk to Octagon. Canongate Cottage Phone 443 6196. www.canongatedunedinaccommodation.co.nz

THE TARRAS GOLF CLUB WISHES TO THANK the following sponsors for their generous support of our 3 day tournament. Lake Hawea Hotel, House of Travel, PGG Wrightson, Cromtrans, Upper Clutha Transport, Aspiring Veterinary Services, Galloway & Still Builders, Lindis River Wines, Edgewater Resort, Ray White Real Estate, Young Earthmoving, Crawford Chemical, Water Dynamics, Gallaway Cook Allan, Ainsley Shearing, Buchanan Transport, Matukituki Ventures, Wanaka Sprayers, Dunstan Sprayers, Just Chicken, Cromwell Butchery, J N Trevathan Sheep Dipping, Green to Gold Ltd, Goldpine, Mead Stark Accountants, Pembroke Wines and Spirits, Webbs Orchard and Hunting & Fishing Cromwell.

MEADOW HAY - GREAT FOR HORSES Shed stored, very little rye or clover. $6 per bale. Phone 443 6196.

GALLERY 33. FRAGILE CANVAS. THIS WEEK. Showcasing Martin Hill's environmental sculptures. Also new arrivals from Simon Kaan and Michel Tuffery.

SORE BACK - Call Kelly today 0274 653 700 or 443 0737. Pembroke Massage - Sports/Deep Tissue Massage - now located at the new Wanaka Lakes Health Centre on Cardrona Road.

STEEP ALPINE ICE COURSE Done some rock climbing and maybe a little bit of mountaineering? Don't want to join an introductory course, but would like to take your skills to the next level? Then our 8 day Steep Alpine Ice Course is for you! Based at Pioneer Hut, 30th October to 6th November. For information contact Aspiring Guides, www.aspiringguides.com  03 443 9422 (above Relishes Cafe, 99 Ardmore St).  

HOUSE RENTAL WANAKA 4 bedrooms, near town centre, heatpump. Available 1st November 2011 Family $360/pw. Group $390/pw. Phone 443 2922 / txt 027 578 5448.

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

CUTE FOREST DWELLING FOR RENT, see Trade Me #406403336. By Lake Hawea, pets ok, $110 ph/txt 0276919144

HAWEA HEATPUMPS Lake Hawea Electrical. Ph 443 5845.

SPRING IS SPRINGING, especially at the Wanaka Farmers Market. Come enjoy the season! Thursdays 4pm, Spencer House Mall.

ENGINEERING AND REPAIRS: Call Handy Solutions 443 4078 or 027 208 0175.

SASANOKI'S JAPANESE OF THE WEEK: "Asahi", a brand of Japanese beer, Bruno's second favourite Japanese beer. Available now at Sasanoki.

WANAKA PAVING AND TILING Tradesman available now for your next project. Design and supply service available. Phone 022 648 5930.

COTTAGE FOR RENT 3 bedroom 2 bathroom in Wanaka, close to town. Awesome cottage with large garden and deck, situated off the road, available end of Oct. $400pw. 0211 350 981

MT BLANC ROOF BOX As new. $600. Ph 443 6568.

FARMING - TRAVEL exciting destinations for 2012. For those with the country at heart! For details please contact:  Farm to Farm Tours, Rangiora. Toll free 0800 3838 747 ross@farmtofarm.co.nz,  www.farmtofarm.co.nz

SHOWERDOMES - Find out why extractor fans don't always work but shower domes do. Phone John on 443 2001 or 0211 788 589.

OFFICE SPACE FOR RENT. Centrally located @ 99 Ardmore. 35m2 plus shared amenities. Fully fitted – Lighting, Carpet, Heat pump, Network & Telephone cabled. Ph: 029 443 8299

RIPPON FESTIVAL PRE-SALE TICKETS on sale for locals, keen travellers and Ticketek members. Thursday 29 September. $132 + BF (general) and $220 + BF (GoldMember) from Pembroke Wines and ticketek.co.nz ...The best day of your summer!!

40% OFF BOOTS AT BASE2 Don't miss out - while stocks last. 12 Helwick St.

FREEVIEW, TV INSTALLATIONS, Home Audio and Ipad Home Control. Call Custom Digital Ltd, Ryan Jones 021 382 141 or Pete Cartlidge 443 5138.

PART TIME CHEF & KITCHEN STAFF WANTED for work until end of April 2012. Must be able to work Christmas/New Year period. Email CV to capriccio@clear.net.nz

HOLIDAY HOME REQUIRED Mum and Dad coming from Scotland to see grandchildren from November 21st to December 10th. Mt Iron area preferred. Can you help? Please call Carol 03 443 7099 / 0210 464 677.

5 RAMPAGEOUS ALL BLACKS, 1 thankful Aussie, 1 riotous Welshie, 4 chuffed English, 2 pitiful Frenchies & a 'Talk to the hand!' Yank! Bullock Bar barmaids loving the RWC!

FOR SALE DESKTOP COMPUTER 2GB ram, 320GB hardrive, $350. Maerklin electric trainset and lots of other toys. Phone 443 5225.

WELCOME TO THE THUNDERDOME 2 men enter, 1 man leaves... Skate Comp at Indoor Ramp launch party! Thursday 29th at Opium.

CARAVAN AND MOTORHOME REPAIRS Renovation, parts, accessories, wiring, rust, coachwork, design and fabrication. Summer is coming. Overland Engineering, phone 022 097 4596.

FOR RENT 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom unit. Close to town. Unfurnished. Available for long term rent. Phone 443 0045 / www.accommodationwanaka.com

SUNDAY @ MCGREGORS ON REECE Come watch the mighty All Blacks. Purchase any main meal and get a free pint of beer or glass of house wine.

POOL FENCES / WINDBREAKS Euroglass System to suit any requirement. Contact Adrian 0274 417 333, showroom, 12 Frederick St or phone 443 1719.

WARRIORS IN THE FINAL! Sunday 2nd October the Bullock Bar will be showing both games! All Blacks 3:30pm kick-off, Warriors 7:15pm. Come on Sunday sessions!

MAGGIE RUDDENKLAU! We are delighted to have Maggie performing this week at the Luggate Hotel Mt Difficulty Fireside Sessions. Our Courtesy Coach is available 03 443 8523.

SPROING!! The sound of an arborist leaping from tree to tree. Now is the time. Call Tree Tamers. Wanaka's professional arborist. Phone 027 275 1268.

THE KOKODA TRACK, PAPUA NEW GUINEA Famous WW11 battle field. Trek it with us. Want to know more? Thursday, 29th September, 7pm, Lakeside Apartments. Contact Pauline 443 2711.

FIREWOOD - 1/2 DRY OLD MAN PINE $50m3. Minimum 5m3. hardwood mix $80m3. Free delivery Wanaka and surrounds and free stacking for the elderly. Phone 03 443 7105 or 021 0227 4208, Taylor Wood.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN - FRIDAY WORKERS SHOUT from 5pm until 7pm - $7.50 quarts, $7.50 jugs, $5 pints, $5 a glass of bubbles or still wine for the girls, plus free bar snacks from 5pm until 6pm. Go in the draw to win a bar Tab. Raffles. Courtesy Coach phone 443 4545. We go to Hawea, Luggate & Wanaka. We will pick you up and take you home.

$89 CAR BATTERIES at Mt Iron Automotive, 86 Ballantyne Rd. Free battery and charging checks too. Phone 443 7490.

ALL BLACKS & WARRIORS, AGAIN! This Sunday the Bullock Bar will be showing B.O.T.H games! All Blacks 3:30pm kick-off, Warriors 7:15pm. Come on Sunday sessions!

HAWEA PHYSIOTHERAPY Call Sandy Sharrat, 443 7113 / 021 245 1904 to get those work and sports injuries sorted. ACC registered. www.haweaphysiotherapy.co.nz

THE LUGGATE HOTEL will be closed for a private function from 6pm Sunday 2nd October. A free courtesy coach will be running to and from the Bullock Bar for the evening. We apologise for any inconvenience.

INDOOR SKATE RAMP?! Hell yeah! Honey Badger, Tie Dye & Suede Arcade booked for launch night, Thursday 29th September at Opium. Go massive Wanaka!

WATER QUALITY A PROBLEM? Pure Water Central can help you with all your water filtration requirements. Water filters, water tests, ultra violet systems, water coolers and more. Free phone 0800 945 372 or 027 502 1234

PROACTIVEPUNCH™ - FREE TRIAL WEEK! Do you want to learn boxing/kickboxing in a safe controlled environment? Do you want to get fitter, faster and stronger?  Incredible fitness results have been achieved in the ProActivePUNCH™ program so far and the next round is starting soon. We know that once you try this amazing program you'll see yourself achieving amazing results, so we have a ProActivePUNCH™ free trial week, October 3rd - 7th. Spaces will be limited so please call ProActive Health and Fitness on 443 6500 to confirm your place. ProActivePUNCH™ won't just define your body it will challenge you to new levels of physical fitness and toughness!

SOAK DAY SPA ... Medi-Facials are relaxing and luxurious. Your skin is treated with infusions of vitamins A and C. These vitamins are essential for a healthy skin and stimulate new collagen and cell rejuvenation, creating an overall smoother skin texture. Soak with the Grooming Gurus, phone 443 4340.

SPIDERS, FLIES, MOSQUITOES, INSECTS, all professionally treated by Wilson's Pest Control - One year No Quibble Warranty (2 years control). Safe and clean. Do it once, do it well. Wilson's phone 03 443 6652.

GREAT COFFEE!! TASTY BREAKFAST subs to kick-start your day along with Full Barista Fresh, Organic, Fair Trade Coffee at Subway Cafe - best views in town to drink great coffee and start your day the right way.

MONT BLANC ROOF BOXES, dog guards, ski, kayak, bike and roof racks available from Aspiring Auto Court. Anderson Road, phone 443 1999.

PURE NEWS: FREE MOISTURISER: The latest issue of Mindfood (with Richie McCaw on the front) has all the information you need to take advantage of this deal! Book any of our Sothys Collagen, Professional Peeling, [w] + Brightening or Hydroptimale facial before the 31st of October and receive a retail size 50ml Anti Aging full size moisturiser FREE! Full terms & conditions and instructions on how to redeem your voucher in the latest Mindfood magazine. You must take advantage of this very rare promotion! Limited spaces available! Pure Skin Therapy, 32 Warren Street, Wanaka (03) 443 5969 / www.puretherapy.co.nz

STAINLESS EXPERTISE IN WANAKA? www.metalworkswanaka.co.nz - 54 Ballantyne. Precision engineering, fine design and craftmanship - pop in and discuss your project. Phone 443 1760.

GROOVY FLATMATES WANTED for spacious Luggate home -sleepout option. Climbing wall, kayaks, pool and vege garden. Internet and Freeview. $100/pw + bills. Contct Ben 021 500 407.

PUNK : ROCK : SKATE Honey Badger, Tie Dye & Suede Arcade launching the Indoor Skate Ramp, Thursday 29th Sept at Opium! Go massive Wanaka!

SING HU TO OPEN YOUR HEART, expand your awareness and to help you experience divine love. The Hu Song is open to all - this Tuesday, October 4th, 5.30pm to 6.30pm, Lake Wanaka Centre. Gold coin donation. Enquiries please phone Lyn 443 7388. Eckankar NZ - www.eckankar.org

GYM MEMBERSHIP; FOR PROACTIVE IN WANAKA. Buy my gym membership off me, will flag joining and transfer fee.. Just pay $19.95 per week, use of full gym and classes. This way you don't have to sign up for a full year.. membership expires 6th May. Ph 0278154167.

GARAGE SALE 62 Helwick Street. Saturday 9am.

TO RENT - 1 BEDROOM COTTAGE Lake Hawea. Car port, 30 seconds to lake, lake views, vege garden, private, freshly decorated. Furnished or not. $160/pw + bills. Phone Hamish 021 224 2350 / 03 443 5368

RUGBY WORLD CUP @ THE LOUNGE BAR playing all matches on our huge projector screen!

BEAUTY ESSENTIAL TREATMENTS available at Emma for Beauty. Waxing, tinting, manicure, pedicure, massage, St Tropez spray tans and facials. Open Thursday 9-12pm & 6-8pm, Fridays 9am-12pm, Saturday 10am-1pm. Phone 443 6392. www.emmaforbeauty.co.nz

SECRET INGREDIENT #2: We build websites that people like to use. iNow website development. www.inow.co.nz / 443 6338.

TIGHT'N'BRIGHT VS JUNGLE! It's Strawberry Jam Dress-up this Saturday 1st October at Opium. First 20 in the door dressed up will get a free shot, best dressed of the night wins a $50 bar tab. You know the drill for the rest, Wanaka finest on the decks from 10pm till real late!

NEED AN EXPERIENCED PLUMBER without taking out a second mortgage?? Phone 021 136 4600 / 443 6789.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN EVENING ROAST of the day & dessert $16 - on every day from 6pm.

NZ VS CANADA Sunday, 2nd October at Mint Bar, live and loud. 3 for $18 Heineken and 2 for $10 House spirits all day. Warming up for the Mighty Warriors! $8 BBQ from 6pm.

SPRING IS HERE. Need topsoil, gravel, earthworks, trucking, or screening. Call Sambo at Diesel & Dust Ltd. No job too big, no job too small. Phone 027 609 9391.

LADIES - HOME BASED PERSONAL TRAINING. Reach your health and fitness goals with a qualified personal trainer and Registered Nurse for over 20 years. Call Madeleine today. Phone 027 455 5501 or 443 9163.

MASSAGE THERAPY. Sports massage, deep tissue, relaxation. Treatment work and stress relief. Ursula Krebs, Dipl. Massage Therapist. Phone 027 660 2271, 7 days mobile service available.

LAVENDER: Still some Lavender Super left @ $1 - only at Nook Road Nursery.

APARTMENT FOR RENT Very tidy with large bedroom, bathroom with bath and full kitchen. $250/pw. Call Darren 021 437 744. Available now!

WIN A SNOWBOARD at the Winter meltdown! This Friday night at Opium every drink you buy before midnight gets you in the draw for a brand new Salomon snowboard with bindings.  Andy B and Tobias will be keeping the party going all night till the wee hours!

GRIEVING THE LOSS OF A LOVED ONE? Need some help to get through it? Women's Support can support by listening and/or refer you to a confidential professional person who can help. Ph 443 1448.

GARAGE SALE! Saturday 1st October, 4pm - 7pm, 180 Stone Street. Two houses worth of items including: cast-iron pans, ski/snowboards, good quality clothes, bikes, etc. Bargains to be had!

LIVE ROCK AT THE BULLY with the new No Reason this Saturday night; let the good times keep on comin'! The Bullock Bar, keeping you entertained!

FOR RENT AT LAKE HAWEA - Lovely sunny 6 year old house with internal access garage, two bedrooms, $230.00 per week. Long term only. Phone 0274 780 446.

NEW LIFE CHURCH has moved now - meeting every Sunday morning at Brownston Street. 10am childrens programme and contempory worship. All welcome.

THANK YOU TO THE HAMMER & NAIL for your kind sponsorship of morning teas for Te Kakano Plantings. You rock!

FOR RENT - STUDIO/SLEEPOUT Garden setting, sunny with deck - by river. Self-contained, suit couple, $150/pw + gas + power. Phone 021 101 9307.

HOUSE WANTED TO RENT - Local family require a long term rental property in Wanaka. 3/4 bedroom with garage. Excellent references available. Ph. Tisha 0210 528 530 or 443 0074 (Bus.)

SUSTAINABLE DESIGN. Helping you live differently with a genuinely energy-efficient and healthy home. Find out more at www.sustainabledesign.co.nz

KITCHENS-OFFICES-WARDROBES-LAUNDRIES - made from top quality materials at flat pack prices. Call Cut it Joinery today for a free quote 443 5031 or 0274 911 955

IT TAKES ONLY 22 MINUTES to dry your washing with Caltex's superfast dryers. Open 6am-11pm daily. Light, bright, brand new - Caltex Wi-fi Laundromat.

SHIPPING CONTAINER FOR SALE Good condition. For immediate removal. Please phone 443 7005 evenings or 027 711 1961.

FREE ACCOMMODATION & MEALS in exchange for child minding 2 school age children, 26/10 - 2/11. Accommodation negotiable outside of those dates. Julie / Steve 443 4954.

HOUSEKEEPER WANTED at The Moorings. Local person required to join our great team, must be available weekends. Please phone 443 8479.

WANTED TO RENT  3 bedroom house with bath. Warm, sunny, log burner and garage. Long term for couple expecting baby. Phone 021 104 2723.

AVAILABLE TO RENT - 3 bedroom house, Hunter Cres - long term tenancy preferred. Phone 021 972 250, Sarah.