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11 January 2012



RUBY RIDGE: Best of the best at West Meadows. Amazing sections with incredible uninterupted lake and mountain views. Follow the signs from the Lone Star.

FLATMATE WANTED TO SHARE new house in town. Wifi, Sky TV, air conditioning, 2 bathrooms. Right in town! Phone 021 0363 927.

BEAUTIFUL CHARACTER HOME FOR RENT. Three bedrooms plus two rumpus rooms. Double garage and carport. Log burner with wetback. Two heat pumps. Pets negotiable. Long term negotiable. Close to schools. $400pw. Phone 0274 874 871.

CROSSFIT is an amazing workout but Wanaka's Groupfit is even better. All fitness levels are catered for and spaces are still available in most classes. For the complete Generation Groupfit timetable and your 2 free trials contact George on gkonia@xtra.co.nz

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN New Mount Iron garden bar open everyday. Kids play area and sand pit. Kids menu 2 courses for $7.50 plus a free drink. Great family dining. Also available for functions and special occasions. Outside Bar, cook your own BBQ or we can do it for you. Pop in and have a look and talk to Wendy & Ariana. You will be impressed. If the sun does not shine we don't cancel. You have the option to go in the function room. Phone 443 4545. 

CAR FOR SALE. Nissan Bluebird Stationwagon.1990, manual, petrol. WOF-March, Reg-Feb. Drives well. $1,900 ono. Call Kate 0220 920 681. kate@katesharman.com

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

MAGGIES WAY - One acre residential sections in West Meadows. Close to town and fully serviced. Great value at $299,000. Follow the signs from the Lone Star or phone Tony Brown for an appointment on 443 6905.

A HUGE 'THANK YOU' to the 'parents' of all the farm yard animals at the Wanaka Holiday Gala. Didn't you love the piglet, guinea pigs, rabbit, lamb, calf & beautiful dogs. Did that chook really lay 5 eggs? The pony rides were awesome, thank you.

HOUSE WANTED TO RENT. Long term (2-5 yrs), 4-5 bedrooms, pref in outskirts of town. Must be able to have outdoor animals. Move in date March 2012. Txt 0211 789 773.

NEW YEAR TRAVEL SALE ON NOW at World Travellers Wanaka to Australia, South Pacific, USA, Hawaii, Canada, Europe and Asia. Specific travel dates and special conditions apply. Call 443 7414 for more info or come and see us, World Travellers Wanaka,103 Ardmore Street, on the lakefront.

MODERN 4 BEDROOM WANAKA HOUSE FOR RENT. Sunny yet sheltered. Long term. Reasonable offers considered. Phone 0274 986 603.

HOUSEKEEPER REQUIRED at Aspiring Campervan and Holiday Park. 5-6 days per week, includes weekends. Approx 20 hours. 6 months minimum. Own transport essential. Phone or text Lauren for interview 0272 777 451.

FEDERAL DINER HAS NOMAD playing this Thursday night. Will sell out, get your tickets from Base. Only $10. Cheap drinks and Tapas. Federal Diner, 47 Helwick St. Phone 443 5152.

FOR SALE VW BEETLE CONVERTIBLE 2003. Metallic blue, 24,400km. $20,500 ono. Phone 03 443 8020 or 021 931 076.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN BIG EASY MTB and Mountain Marathon 28 January 2012. Enter online and all information at www.highlandevents.co.nz or phone Ed on 020 7445 1091.

FRANCESCA'S PIZZAS ARE NOW MOVING to Brownston Street (next door to Thunderbikes) on weekends. Friday, Saturday and Sunday 6pm - 9pm. Dine at our traditional Italian set up or take away. www.francescaspizzas.com

A GRATEFUL 'THANK YOU' to those who loaned their gazebos & tents to the Wanaka Holiday Gala – McGregors, Ray White, Bayleys, Paper Plus & Base. Thank you.

ASPIRING BALLET WISHES EVERYONE a Happy New Year. We are looking forward to another successful year. Enquiries phone Miranda 021 0389 355.

WEST MEADOWS STAGE 3 sections now completed. Titled and build ready. Follow the signs from The Lone Star.

RENTAL HOME WANTED. Require two bedrooms or three with ensuite, unfurnished with garage in Wanaka. Phone 021 254 9347.

LAKE HAWEA HOTEL is looking for an experienced wait person. Generally evening hours and up to 40 hrs p/wk. Great working conditions. Permanent P/T person also required for the Stags Head Bar. Current holder of a managers licence would be preferable but not essential. Both positions are available now. Phone 443 1224.

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

MARINA BERTH FOR SALE OR LEASE - No 78. Sell for $69,000 or 12 months for $4,900. Available now. Phone 0274 743 529.

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

A MIGHTY 'THANK YOU' to all the workers who slaved on the food stalls at the Wanaka Holiday Gala. A fantastic job feeding the masses!!

FOR SALE DOUBLE SLAT BED and mattress. Solid wooden ends. Good condition. $100. Phone/txt 0277 149 198.

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON - The holiday is over but we are reopened and refreshed. Book your appointment on 443 5898.

FAST BROADBAND INTERNET 24/7 Wanaka Wi-Fi Hotspot on the waterfront and local cafe bars. Low rates, easy access. Plug-in and power upstairs @ Wanaka Internet - 3 Helwick Street, Wanaka WiFi - Your local communication hotspot. Free smiles and technical support.

ASPIRING ORGANICS - fine local/regional organic eggs, cheeses, milk, fruit, vege and more! Visit us at the Wanaka Farmers Market or online www.aspiringorganics.co.nz

SASANOKI has not only tasty food but also foosball table, your entertainment while waiting for your order. Pop in for a game with your mate.

CAR & WALL CELLPHONE CHARGERS now available at Caltex Wanaka. For Nokia, Telstra, I Phones/Pods, Samsung, etc. From $27.99.

PARTLY FURNISHED THREE BEDROOM FLAT to rent. Close to town, long term. Most suitable adults. No animals. Double glazed, heat pump. Phone 021 636 159 or 443 4986.

AMAZING VIEWS! Lake and mountains, 2 baches for sale on 1012m2 property with established trees, top of the hill. Pure magic. Lake Hawea. Trade Me #430420526 Call 027 691 9144

KITCHENS, WARDROBES, LAUNDRIES etc all designed & manufactured locally here in Wanaka by Cut it Joinery – Call today for your free quote 443 5031 or 0274 911 955.

VACANCY – EVENT ASSISTANT at Warbirds Over Wanaka. Please send your CV to Mandy at info@warbirdsoverwanaka.co.nz. Previous international event experience necessary.

GREAT SUMMER FOR GROWING THINGS. Give us a call if your trees are unruly. Tree Tamers, Wanaka's local arborists. Phone 027 275 1268.

FLATMATE WANTED. Rent $123 p/w. Bond $615. To share with 2 easy going guys. Phone 022 656 1061 after 6pm.

VISITING RUBY ISLAND? Learn about it's history, animal and plant life, plus details of historic cabaret in the book "Ruby Island A Jewel in Lake Wanaka" by Ian Gazzard. Available at DOC Centre, Library or Paper Plus Wanaka.

SUSTAINABLE ORGANIC GARDENING METHODS. "Back To Eden" organic gardening documentary film. Q&A with the films director and producer. "Gatuschi comes across as one part how-to-garden guru and one part evangelist spreading the gospel of mulch!" The Old Catholic Church on Brownston St. $5 per person Thursday 12th - 4pm & 6.30pm. Tickets from the Paradiso and on the door.

HOUSE TO RENT for Challenge Wanaka weekend. www.holidayhomes.co.nz #14088. 3 queen bedrooms, pet friendly gated garden, internet. $180/night. Phone 021 253 8213.

MONTESSORI CHILDREN'S HOUSE WANAKA will open for 2012 on Monday 23rd January. We have places available and invite you to have a look around our wonderful facilities. If you would like more information or a waitpool form, please contact us on 443 8389.

 

GENTLE YOGA to tone your body, mind and spirit. Private instruction or group classes in Wanaka. Mondays 9.30am and noon and Wednesdays 9.30am. Will create other daytime classes to suit. Phone Jen 443 1672.

SECURE PRIVATE STORAGE Reece Crescent. 6 x 3m approx. Reasonable rental. Phone Warren 0274 311 295.

MAKE THE MOST OF YOUR MENU and shop at the Wanaka Farmers Market, Thursdays 4pm, Pembroke Park.

COMBO WATER SKIS at the great price of $295 - get into Torque Marine while stocks last. Phone 443 6404.

ROTH - a Bavarian town and district, population about 25,000, in the south east of Germany. It has historically been an asylum for refugees, including the Huguenots from France, who brought with them their wine making tradition, now a mainstay of the local economy. Other than the Challenge - Roth triathlon, it's main tourist attraction is the Schloss Ratibon castle.

KAYAKS - Selection of older style kayaks going cheap. Phone 0274 317 559.

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.

SOLO VIOLINIST - Weddings, celebrations. Professional musician available to create beautiful ambience for your special occasions. Phone 027 390 6238 or 03 443 9192 or r.forde@actrix.co.nz for bookings.

NIXON, G SHOCK, AND RIPCURL WATCHES are at South Beach. Come in and check out the awesome cabinet packed with heaps of cool styles.

RAGDOLL/HIMALAYAN PUSS (2 years) regrettably needs to be rehomed. Free to approved home. Really loving family cat. Phone Marg wk 443 7032, mobile 0274 619 923 after 5.30.

KAYAK FOR SALE: 3 metre fibreglass, single cockpit Sisson, complete with paddle $200. Phone 0274 327 411 or 443 7427.

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

GOOD LOOKS JUST AIN'T ENOUGH ANY MORE. Let iNow turn your website into a dynamic marketing machine. www.inow.co.nz. Phone 443 6338.

WANAKA GARDEN SERVICES, lawns, gardens & more. For a proper job call Steve Jago today 021 183 1250 / 443 2511. Free quotes. www.wanakagardenservices.co.nz

PART TIME POSITION - Are you a team player with strong organisational and communication skills. Plunket is looking for someone to join our Room Hostess team for 6 hrs a week to help provide a welcoming and caring environment for our local families as well as facilitating some eduction sessions. For further info and a job description please contact Carol 03 443 2782 or uppercluthaplunket@hotmail.com. Applications close 13th Jan 2012.

POLISHED - HANDS, FEET, BEAUTY. Be silky, smooth, supple and sexy with Caron Laboratories, waxing at Polished. Phone 021 2700 466. Polished You.

LOCAL SINGER/SONGWRITER ANNA VAN RIEL, 'Southland Album of the Year' Winner 2010 is playing the Luggate Hotel Sunday Sessions, this Sun 15th 3-6pm. Come on down and support Local. Albums available at Health 2000.

MAKE THE THE WANAKA FARMERS MARKET a fun and fresh part of your week. Thursdays 4pm, Pembroke Park.

LAWRENCE SUMMER ARTS FESTIVAL 21st and 22nd January. Art in historic buildings, working artists, musicians and entertainment. Blokes corner, kids art participation. $10 per day, $15 for weekend, children free. www.lawrence.co.nz

LALALAND - open from 3pm to 2.30am daily. Happy hour 3.00 - 8.00pm everyday with amazing drink specials. Entrance located rear 99 Ardmore Street.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN THURSDAY. Thursday. Ace of Spades Jack Pot is up to $50. If no one turns the ace of spades after 10 weeks someone must win $500. Go in the draw every time you buy something between 6pm & 8pm. Your number gets drawn you get to pick a card. Karaoke straight after. With Nasty Neil. $19 steak night. Pokies!! Courtesy coach phone 443 4545. We go to Hawea, Luggate & Wanaka. We will pick you up and take you home.

FOR RENT: Looking for housemates, one bedroom available in modern tidy, clean house to join 2 other friendly people. Please see Trade Me # 433333637 and call 021 1301 432

PAMPERING AND REJUVENATING TREATMENTS available at Nirvana Retreat - start the New Year fresh! Now at Wanaka Wellness Centre on Dungarvon Street, call 443 2252.

CHECK OUT OUR FUNKY NEW UPSTAIRS BAR and sunny courtyard at Urban Grind. Happy hour 4-6pm.

TWO ROOMS AVAILABLE! Sunny, spacious house close to town. Awesome outdoor area, with outdoor fire, huge backyard. One existing flatmate. $110 per room (includes wireless internet connection and land line). New kitchen and bathroom. Call now 0212 968 983.

DO YOU LIKE WORKING WITH CHILDREN? Volunteer helpers needed for Holiday Programme for children 5 - 13 years. For more information call 443 7799 or visit Community Networks, 73 Brownstown Street.

CAN YOU SING? PLAY AN INSTRUMENT? Want to come busk at the Craft Market? Call Susan on 0274 249 441 for more information.

COMBO WATER SKIS at the great price of $295 - get into Torque Marine while stocks last. Phone 443 6404.

LONG LET: 4 bedroom, fully furnished house from end January. 2 lounges, apartment style upstairs. Fenced, logburner, near Wanaka schools. Phone 021 659 757.

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON. Debbie, Michelle, Sharalie and Natalie. De Lorenzo and Chi, you are so spoilt for choice. Phone 443 5898.

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

2 RUBY RIDGE fully renovated four bedroom strawbale home with fantastic views down the lake. To be auctioned 5 February 2012. Open for viewing by appointment. Call Tony Brown on 443 6905 or your local real estate agent.

HOUSEWORK/CLEANING: Do you want an immaculate home or your rental cleaned between tenants, and want to spend more time in the sun? Mature woman, fit, energetic, newly residing in Wanaka. I enjoy housework and will make your home sparkle! References. Call 027 358 6127.

FRIDGE FREEZER F&P, 373L. Working but getting old. Not so good with delicate vegies. Also F&P Leonard small 'beer' fridge 850mm high 470mm wide in good order. Call Sarah 443 1266 to view.

BUTLER OF WANAKA – thank you so much for being our personal concierge. Rebecca & Sally, you are true professionals & we love you. Thank you also to Heather Malcolm. Lynne & Ralph.

CRAFT MARKET THIS SUNDAY, Pembroke Park from 10am. Handmade New Zealand Arts and Crafts direct from the artists to you.

STAFFI/FOXY - Stella - dog needs new home. 6 ½ years old. Beaut nature. Great girl. Neutered. Reluctantly rehoming. Approved home only. Phone 03 443 7932.

WANAKA'S NEWEST LAUNDROMAT NOW OPEN at Caltex. 6am to 11pm daily. Oversize washer and dryer for bedding and curtains. Caltex.

ROOM TO LET. Central Wanaka, quiet, large, view, separate storage, broadband, vegie patch, share with family, $120 furnished. Phone 021 0279 1516.

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

WANTED - CROMWELL/WANAKA. Christchurch middle aged couple require place to rent/homesit/pet care. Thursday, Friday, Saturday of Easter 2012. Qualified Veterinary Nurse. Contact Ginnie 021 802 115.

PART TIME BABY SITTER REQUIRED for evenings for easy going baby. Needs to be flexible. Please contact Judy on 0221 544 044.

CONTAINER FOR SALE 20 foot, insulated, refurbished 2008, $5,200.00. Phone 0211 753 186.

FLATMATE WANTED for large, sunny 2 bedroom house in a quiet part of Wanaka. Female preferred. Sorry no pets as I already have a mad cat. $140.00 p/week incl power. Ph 027 590 9829.

GREAT SWEDISH DEEP TISSUE MASSAGE with accupressure points. 1 hr just $40. 1 1/4 hr $50. Full body or specific. Certified. Sports, relaxation, therapeutic, release tense spots. Weekends, evenings ok. Ph/text 021 0252 9542.

GIVE YOUR PET A TREAT – a visit from their local animal osteopath. Animals respond extremely well to this gentle musculoskeletal treatment, resulting in happier pets with a better quality of life. Great for injuries, digestive problems, stress, trauma, general stiffness and improved performance. No – not barking mad. Just really thoughtful. Phone 0275 343 497.

FOR SALE - SOFA BED. As new, modern style, colour beige with chrome feet, seats three to four. $149. Phone 443 8639.

LOCAL GARDENING MAN BACK for the summer. Lawns, weeding, hedging, pruning, chain sawing, chipping, water blasting. Steven 443 4944 or 0273 293 470.

GREENSTONE, KIWIS AND KAURI. New Zealand classics at the Craft Market this Sunday, Pembroke Park from 10am.

2 X CINEMA PARADISO OUTDOOR & DRIVE-IN movies for the whole family to enjoy. Bring a blanket or bean bag and enjoy an evening under the stars. Wanaka Showgrounds, January 14, 27, 28. 9.30pm onwards. Visit www.summerdaze.co.nz

JAPANESE COOKING CLASSES! January 17th 11am-1.30pm,18th 6pm-8.30pm, 27th 6pm-8.30pm. Menu: tempra/soba & udon cold noodles. Nice & cool for a hot day. Great menu for vegetarians too. $48. More info:japanese.cuisine.wanaka@gmail.com or 443 1232. Yumi & Aya

HUGE GARAGE SALE: Bedroom furniture, dining table, TV's, stereo, youth clothing, fashion clothing, snowboard gear. Everything must go! Saturday 14th Jan, 91 Rob Roy Lane.

KITTENS NEED A HOME! 2 left, 8 weeks old and very cute. Phone 0211 900 818 or 443 6716.

YACHT FOR SALE - ETCHELL. On the hard at Wanaka Yacht Club. Very well maintained, ready to sail, includes beach trailer and extensive sail wardrobe (many in excellent condition). $8,900 ono. Phone Michael 03 379 3880 (w) 027 426 6478.

HOUSE FOR RENT - 3 bedroom, 1 bathroom, single car garage, off street parking, great views and only 2 minutes walk to town. Phone 027 442 8023.

FOR SALE: Fishing gear including Penn reel. Table saw. Silver free-standing light. Massive sheepskin rug. Foam comfort topper for double bed. Plus other bits and pieces. Call 443 1349.

ST JOHN FIRST AID COURSES: 1 day home or workplace level one First Aid Course 18 Jan. 2 day level two course 18-19 Jan. To book phone 443 7076 or 0800 STJOHN, or book on-line at www.stjohn.org.nz.

TO RENT: Sunny, private 1 bedroom flat. Warm, furnished/unfurnished. Separate from main house. Rata St area. $180 p/w. Phone 0274 689 152.

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.

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.

HONDA CRF 70 2009, with Fox shox. Runs well. $2400. Greg 443 9372.

EXCEL SUPERSTAR? I'm looking for an Excel tutor. I work in sales and marketing, wanting to learn how to use Excel as a database, for budgets, learn simple formulae, formatting, auto-correct etc, on a Mac computer. Please contact 0273 159 635.

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

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

DUBLIN BAY POTTERY & JILL'S WOOLS - Fresh vibrant display of stunning pottery and woollen creations. Support local artists and craft persons this festive season. Look for Pottery sign on highway to Hawea. Beautiful Dublin Bay. Phone 443 1158. Hours 10am - 5pm (closed Sundays).

SOULFOOD: Call in and try fresh summer salads, smoothies and organic juices. Enjoy good music and our summer garden.

MARINA BERTH - WANTED to rent. Short or long term considered. Call Chris 443 4644 or 0210 279 3197

DATE NIGHT AT RUBYS every Tuesday in January. Book 2 tickets and recieve a free glass of bubbles or a complimentary soft drink. Please call 443 6901 for any information.

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. Phone Aspiring Landscapes on 443 4106 or 0274 400 504.

FRANCESCA`S PIZZAS - Every Thursday at the Wanaka Farmers Market. Small pizza $10, large pizza $20. Dine at our traditional Italian set up or take away. www.francescaspizzas.com

THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU to all those who attended & supported the Wanaka Holiday Gala, organised by the Upper Clutha Presbyterian Parish. The profits are used for the on going work of the Parish in our community.

ANTIQUE EXTENDING DINING TABLE and eight curved/turned leg chairs, brass double & single bed, modern chrome & timber bar stools, writing desk, small set drawers. Phone 433 5028 or 0274 341 081.

CLARKS CONSTRUCTION CENTRAL LTD for all your building requirements, big or small. Free quotes. Fixed price contracts. Full project management. Phone Brendon Clark, Builder and Director. Phone 021 2933 666 or 03 443 1007 or email clarksconstructioncentral@xtra.co.nz

RUBYS DUTY MANAGER REQUIRED. We would love to hear from you if you have your DM certificate, a love for bar work, computer skills, and are a 'people person'. Please come by and drop your CV in to Jordi, beneath the Lone Star. Phone 443 6901.

NCEA MATHS AND SCIENCE TEACHING VACANCIES. Kip McGrath is the leading provider of after school tuition in NZ. Kip Wanaka is a busy, vibrant centre with a large proportion of our students aiming for excellence. We are looking for enthusiastic and experienced NZ registered teachers to come and join our team for 2012. The jobs start 30th Jan 2012. Priority will be given to applicants with recent classroom experience and the ability to cover more than one subject area. Please call Nikki 443 1547 for more information.

COMPUTER NOT RUNNING like it used to? No worries, call Lukas to get your computer back to its former glory. Phone 021 1184 392.

DRINKING TOO MUCH? Want to make a start somewhere for support and help? Try ringing Women's Support. Confidential 24/7 service. Women supporting women. Phone 443 1448.

MORE T.V. CHANNELS - did you know you could receive 30+ more T.V. channels? SBS, Cultural, Christian... Call Custom Digital, Peter Cartlidge 027 238 5665 or Ryan Jones 021 382 141.

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.

WANAKA REMOVALS LTD need furniture in Dunedin soon. Call now, space available next week either way. Phone now 03 443 2220.

PENNY'S HOME CARE. Do you require help with housework, personal care, shopping, meal preparation, medications, (registered nurse), outings, transportation, gardening etc? If so call Penny Fisher on 443 1929, 0273 434 776 or email pennyshomecare@xtra.co.nz

A BIG 'THANK YOU' TO the Fire Brigade, St John & the Police for allowing children the experience of sitting in their vehicles at the Wanaka Holiday Gala.

SO MANY PEOPLE SAY MESSENGER ADVERTISING WORKS - 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. By email to messenger@printit.co.nz.

CHECK OUT OUR FAMOUS BBQ PORK RIBS @ Mcgregors on Reece. Just order the ribs on Saturday night and receive a free garlic bread. They're soooo good.

TO LET - 3 BEDROOM FLAT. Close to town and lake. Rent negotiable. Phone 443 8081 evenings and weekends.

FLATMATE WANTED for awesome 3 bedroom house in Mt Iron area. Sunny, big yard with bbq, easy going flatmates. Looking for mature person that likes dogs and isn't a party animal. Call Rich on 021 999 634 or Julie on 021 169 0541.

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

SELLING OAK SIDEBOARD, computer desk, single bed and mattress, TV cabinet, cocktail cabinet, lounge suite including two recliners, video camera, sofa bed. Offers please. Phone 443 7784 after 2.30pm.

CHALLENGE ROTH - over 3000 individual athletes and 600 teams. More than 150,000 spectators to support their competitors. Roth is one of the oldest and simply the best long distance triathlons in the world, and the numbers of starters there continues to grow.

AA SMARTFUEL simply spend $40 or more on fuel at Caltex to instantly save 4c litre (or save 6c litre if you are an AA member). Single fuel purchases are most welcome at Caltex! Terms and conditions apply, see instore.

STANDUP PADDLE BOARDS by Coreban for sale through Wanaka Kayaks. See us on the lake front opposite the Ale House or call 0800 926 925.

WANTED - GYM MEMBERSHIP for Proactive. Do you want to transfer yours to me? Call Natasha 021 917 154.

OWN A HOLIDAY HOUSE? Want to tidy up the lawn? Driveway need topsoil, mulch, gravel, earthworks or just need a hand? Call Sambo at Diesel & Dust Ltd. Phone 0276 099 391.

THIS THURSDAY AT FITZPATRICKS IRISH PUB we have Lara playing a live acoustic set of originals and covers from 8pm. Come support this extremely talented lady.

POSSUM FUR. Top prices paid. Tel Joanne Barnett 03 443 1031 or 027 222 5864 at 340 Kane Rd, Wanaka, RD2.

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.

WANT SOMETHING REALLY WANAKA to take home? At Artisans Co-operative Studio, we have great gifts made right here in Paradise.

ANOTHER BIG 'THANK YOU' to Mitre 10, A & P Society & Vintage Car owners for your welcome assistance with the Wanaka Holiday Gala.

COTTON LACES, LOTS OF TRIMS AND RIBBONS. Where? Christofer Robyn Quilts, 641 Ballantyne Road (airport end). Phone 443 1810.

$1,000 FIRST PRIZE, $2,750 TOTAL PRIZE MONEY. Lake Hawea Community Centre Duck Race. (Hawea River) 22nd January. $10 per duck. On sale now at Wanaka Four Square, Wanaka Mitre 10, Sailz Lake Hawea, Lake Hawea Motors.

WANACLEANCAR? A full groom from Wanacleancar includes: every surface cleaned and treated. De tarred, de bugged, de dusted. Interior shampoo and stain removal. Hand polish, scratch removal and twice hard waxed. Phone 021 0294 2908 or 443 5772.

TO RENT - 1 bedroom flat. Long term preferred. Semi furnished, off street parking. Rent negotiable to long term tenants. Phone 0274 354 162.

BOOK-A-RIDE: Wanaka - Queenstown - Wanaka daily shuttle. Departs Wanaka 6am to Q/T airport or CBD, returning 6pm to Wanaka. $25 p/p includes luggage. 6 days per week. Contact "Spud" on 021 443 018 to book.

FINE LINE DECORATING have a vacancy for a qualified or highly experienced tradesman. Immediate start. Phone Travis 021 762 373 or 443 5955.

PAMS 2L MILK ONLY $3.90. North's bread 2 for $4.50. Pams groceries available now at Caltex Wanaka's new look convenience store.

ONE BEDROOM COTTAGE FOR RENT. Lake Hawea. Private large section. Great views. $180 p/w. Phone 021 844 576.

HORSERIDING - TREKS, LESSONS. Holiday programmes - lots on throughout January. Phone 0272 109 098.

TO RENT - 1 bedroom flat. Long term preferred. Semi furnished, off street parking. Rent negotiable to long term tenants. Phone 0274 354 162.

DON'T MISS THE SUMMER SEND OFF FESTIVAL OF SPORT. 24-26 February 2012. Mitre 10 Road Cycling Criterium, Outside Sports Alpine Classic Road Cycle, Allpress 4hr MTB Race, Wanaka Medical Centre Long Course Triathlon, Summer Send Off Aqua Terra, MT Outdoors Multisport Race, Edgewater Sunday Session. Something for everyone! Entries open now. www.summersendoff.co.nz

KITCHEN HAND REQUIRED for Wanaka Ale House. Opportunity for hours through summer. Please call into Ale House on lakefront or phone Brent or John on 443 2920.

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

EXECUTIVE TOWNHOUSE TO RENT - 3 bedrooms, plus office/bedroom, 2 bathrooms, two living areas, furnished. Available from January, medium to long term. Phone 027 443 1942 or 443 1942.

HOUSE FOR RENT close to Wanaka town centre. 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom, carport & OSP. Gorgeous garden, cozy log burner, heat pump. Unfurnished. Rent $290pw+exp. Four weeks bond. Ph. 021 1146 122

SLEEPOUT FOR SALE. Phone Ken 021 1666 333 for details.

FINE LINE DECORATING have a vacancy for a qualified or highly experienced tradesman. Immediate start. Phone Travis 021 762 373 or 443 5955.

COMPUTER NOT RUNNING like it used to? No worries, call Lukas to get your computer back to its former glory. Phone 021 1184 392.

WEST MEADOWS stage one sections reduced to $199,000. Elevated north facing and close to town. Follow the signs from The Lone Star or phone Tony Brown 443 6905 for an appointment.

GREAT SWEDISH DEEP TISSUE MASSAGE with accupressure points. 1 hr just $40. 1 1/4 hr $50. Full body or specific. Certified. Sports, relaxation, therapeutic, release tense spots. Weekends, evenings ok. Ph/text 021 0252 9542.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN New Mount Iron garden bar open everyday. Kids play area and sand pit. Kids menu 2 courses for $7.50 plus a free drink. Great family dining. Also available for functions and special occasions. Outside Bar, cook your own BBQ or we can do it for you. Pop in and have a look and talk to Wendy & Ariana. You will be impressed. If the sun does not shine we don't cancel. You have the option to go in the function room. Phone 443 4545. 

AA SMARTFUEL simply spend $40 or more on fuel at Caltex to instantly save 4c litre (or save 6c litre if you are an AA member). Single fuel purchases are most welcome at Caltex! Terms and conditions apply, see instore.

DOUBLE SEA KAYAK FOR SALE 'Sisson South Light'. $2200. Phone 021 935 562.

WANAKA WASTEBUSTERS MONTHLY CRAFT NIGHT starts again on Wednesday the 18th of January, 6-8pm - this months theme is candles. All welcome, $5 donation. At Wanaka Wastebusters Recycling Centre, corner of Ballantyne & Riverbank Rds.

MAKE THURSDAYS SPECIAL and swing by the weekly Wanaka Farmers Market, Thursdays 4pm, Pembroke Park.

SASANOKI'S WINE LIST now available. Bruno's selection of lovely wines to go with Sasanoki Addict. Come on in for a sip. Phone 443 6474.

MEN COME IN and get your awesome tees from Billabong, Quicksilver, Ripcurl, Rusty, and Hurley at South Beach. Come check it out. 12 Helwick St.

"HUGO 3D" Academy Award-winning director Martin Scorsese invites you to join him on a thrilling journey to a magical world with his first ever 3D film. Come into Rubys and experience Future 3D in air conditioned luxury, full leather lazy-boy recliners and a premium selection of drinks. Call 443 6901 for information or to book.

A LARGE 'THANK YOU' to Mini Muscles & Plunket for making your equipment available at the Wanaka Holiday Gala.

CRAFT MARKET THIS SUNDAY, Pembroke Park from 10am. Handmade New Zealand Arts and Crafts direct from the artists to you.

SASANOKI'S BENTO BOX has all your favourite Japanese goodies served in one go for only $28. Available in the evening for dining in only. Book your table on 443 6474.

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON. Debbie, Michelle, Sharalie and Natalie. De Lorenzo and Chi, you are so spoilt for choice. Phone 443 5898.

HEALTHY, RAPID WEIGHTLOSS! Homeopathic HCG protocol detoxes the body and resets metabolism. I'm small framed and lost 22 pounds in 3 weeks. It's still off 2 years later. Anyone can do this if they stick to the protocol! Call 443 1672 for more info.

ROOM WANTED ASAP for one small King Charles Spaniel and his owner. We are house trained! Phone/text 027 727 0791.

2 X CINEMA PARADISO OUTDOOR & DRIVE-IN movies for the whole family to enjoy. Bring a blanket or bean bag and enjoy an evening under the stars. Wanaka Showgrounds, January 14, 27, 28. 9.30pm onwards. Visit www.summerdaze.co.nz

GREEN LIGHT PAINTING AVAILABLE for all your painting needs. We get 'er done! Call us. Free quote. Phone 443 9009 or 0211 364 589.

A BIG 'THANK YOU' to Upper Clutha Transport Company & Allied Concrete for enabling the Wanaka Holiday Gala to have 'Alibi' entertaining the crowds.

MARINA BERTH - WANTED to rent. Short or long term considered. Call Chris 443 4644 or 0210 279 3197

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

1 BEDROOM FLAT TO RENT in Matai Road area, $150 pw. Fully furnished. Large private yard. Call 027 2819 400 after 6pm.

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

DON'T MISS THE SUMMER SEND OFF FESTIVAL OF SPORT. 24-26 February 2012. Wanaka Mitre 10 Road Cycling Criterium, Outside Sports Alpine Classic Road Cycle, Allpress 4hr MTB Race, Wanaka Medical Centre Long Course Triathlon, Summer Send Off Aqua Terra, MT Outdoors Multisport Race, Edgewater Sunday Session. Something for everyone! Entries open now. www.summersendoff.co.nz

POLISHED - HANDS, FEET, BEAUTY. Be polished to perfection this summer with a spa pedicure or spa manicure. Phone 021 2700 466.

EASY ACCESS DESKTOP COMPUTING at Wanaka Internet cafe. Print, scan, fax, copy or email. Internet, web apps, video call, coffee and em@il upstairs at 3 Helwick Street. Wifi cafe - Your local communication hotspot. Free smiles and technical support.

TREE TAMERS ARE THE ANSWER! The question is, are your trees trim, tidy and terrific? Wanaka's local arborists. Phone 027 275 1268.

RAMMED EARTH BUILDING: Do you want a home that is cool in the summer and warm in the winter? Earth homes that are over 150 years old are still lived in today. Go to www.downtoearthbuilding.co.nz for further information. Jimmy Cotter 0274 780 446.

JAPANESE COOKING CLASS is having school holiday program on Fri 13th Jan,11am-1.30pm. Sushi rolls & sushi variations. Great for learning proper sushi making! 11yrs+, or with caregiver. For more info call Yumi & Aya 443 1232 or japanese.cuisine.wanaka@gmail.com

FOR SALE: SLEEPYHEAD QUEEN BED and base $80, smaller bbq with folding legs $30, Advanti Ridgerider mountain bike, needs a little TLC $80, play station 2, slimline $60. Phone/text 022 081 4365.

BUILDING OR ALTERING YOUR HOME? Contact Mike O'Connor on 021 443 3918. O'Connor Design and Build Ltd. Llcenced Building Practitioner.

MENS PARENT GROUP. Sadly children are being blocked from their Fathers by Mothers too often. If you need help being an equal parent call 03 443 6545.

FLATMATES WANTED - 1 room for rent. Country cottage. Easy going flat. $140p/w includes power, internet, phone and Sky TV. Phone 027 609 9391.

BASE SUMMER SESSIONS start this Thursday, 12th Jan with Nomad at Federal Diner! Season pass tickets available at Base now, 6 nights across the summer months for only $39!

CHECK OUT OUR FUNKY NEW UPSTAIRS BAR and sunny courtyard at Urban Grind. Happy hour 4-6pm.

A MASSIVE 'THANK YOU' to the workers & contributors for all the wonderful goodies in the Marquee. You pulled out all the stops to give us quality product to sell at the Wanaka Holiday Gala.

ASPIRING CAMPERVAN AND HOLIDAY PARK REQUIRE a young enthusiastic worker for a minimum of 8 months. No experience necessary. Transport and full licence essential. Includes several duties. Mainly reception. Approx 30 - 40 hours per week. Phone Lauren 0272 777 451 for interview. Immediate start.

BIG TUMS LITTLE BUMS 40% off maternity clothing, 30% off selected clothing, shorts, summer trousers, skirts and tee shirts. 68 Ardmore Street. Phone 443 2340.

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.

FOR RENT AT LAKE HAWEA - Three bedroom, fully fenced house. Log burner, lovely and warm. $280 per week. Long term only. Phone 0274 780 446.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN Evening roast of the day & dessert $19.50 on every day from 6pm.

SHORT TERM HOUSE SHARE UNTIL MAY: Room in an older bach property opposite lake with great views and relaxing outdoor area available. Sharing with late 30's male who is away 40% of time. Must be working and relaxed. $115 per week, phone Matt 021 305 865.

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. Ph 443 7055 or 027 4288 569. Gift vouchers available.

CRAZY PRICE TO USA!! Los Angeles or San Fran flying from Queenstown return with 7 nights accommodation from only $1895* per person including continental breakfast each day! Hurry this is an exclusive deal with World Travellers Wanaka flying Air New Zealand. Sales to 19th Jan 2012 only! *Specific travel dates and special conditions apply. Call us on 443 7414 or come and see us @ 103 Ardmore Street, on the lakefront.

SUPERSTAR BARISTA WANTED to join our busy team at Urban Grind. Top remuneration for top barista. Phone Carrie 021 1150 600.

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

KT SIGHTSEEING & TAXI For transfers around town, Luggate, Lake Hawea, Glendhu Bay and Airports (Wanaka, Queenstown). Free calling 0800 272 700.

EVENT NOTIFICATION Please be advised that a Mountain Bike Orienteering event is being held in this area on Friday 13th January. Mountain bikers and walkers please be aware of riders in and around the Hikuwai Conservation Area and Sticky Forest between 9.00am and 4.00 pm. For further information please see: www.otagomtbo2012.co.nz. If you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact the organizers on 027 212 7301. Thank you in advance for your co-operation.

UK/NZ 10YEARS+ EXPERIENCED MARY POPPINS available now for babysitting/nannying. A qualified, First Aid cert, worldly, fun, creative and outdoor person. For CV and references phone Maria, 021 209 2964.

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

FIRST AID WITH ST JOHN: 1 day, home or workplace, level one First Aid Course 18 Jan. 2 day, level two course 18-19 Jan. To book phone 443 7076 or 0800 ST JOHN, or book on line at www.stjohn.org.nz.

RUBYS PASSIONFRUIT CAPRIOSKA Come and enjoy our delicious late night bar. Sexy surrounds. Amazing taxi prices. Open late Thurs, Fri & Sat. Just come in for a drink and some time away...

HISTORIC WANAKA CRIB FOR RELOCATION. 1950's board and batten crib, oiled timbers, reluctant sale. Three room crib 42sqm, bathroom at rear of garage. Well maintained, easily removed. Enquiries 0275 404 836.

TRIUMPH 1977 TC 2000, SALOON. As is where is - Tidy, good tyres, mechanically sound. Reg on hold. Offers. Also Holden Sunbird (Torana), reg on hold, good tyres, mechanically sound. Offers. Phone 0274 317 559.

FOR SALE: Three seater corduroy couch, bookcase, wine rack. $150 the lot. Phone 443 6344. Top condition.

LIZ MALUSCHNIG COUNSELLING: 20 years experience, available for appointments. Phone 443 1955 or txt 027 433 4520.

THREE CHAIRS HAIR SALON - The holiday is over but we are reopened and refreshed. Book your appointment on 443 5898.

OPEN HOME:- 3 BEDROOM HOUSE + double carport, and sleepout with ensuite. Private mature section on 2024m2. Friday, Saturday, Sunday 10am - 1pm, 41 Newcastle Road, Hawea Flat.

FLATMATE WANTED in sunny Bills Way house. Fully furnished house with queen bed in room, sunny backyard. 2 other male flatmates, both in hospitality. $125 including expenses (highspeed internet, power). Phone 0211 491 458.

LEARN TO SAIL THIS SUMMER. Wanaka Yacht Club. Registration 25th January 5pm at Clubhouse. Information from Jonathan. Phone 443 1316.

GRAB-A-BUNCH OF BEAUTIFUL FRESH FLOWERS from the Green Room for $20 & under! Upstairs, Spencer Mall. Phone 443 2324.

RELAXATION & REVITALISATION TREATMENT, injury healing & pain relief. Hypnotherapy, Reiki, ThetaHealing, Chinese Energetics & BodySinc. Proven Results. www.yogastudiocromwell.com 021947056

A BIG 'THANK YOU' to Radio Wanaka & The Messenger for bringing the crowds to the Wanaka Holiday Gala. You were pivotal to our success. Thank you

KARINE'S KOOKING KLASS FOR KOOL KIDS. Reserve now for term 1. 7-13yrs, Fun, learning, dinner, childminding, Wed 3.30-6pm. Phone 0212 148 979.

ATTENTION ALL HOMEOWNERS - are you prepared for Freeview installation? Call Custom Digital, Peter Cartlidge 027 238 5665 or Ryan Jones 021 382 141.

LALALAND - open from 3pm to 2.30am daily. Happy hour 3.00 - 8.00pm everyday with amazing drink specials. Entrance located rear 99 Ardmore Street.

COMBO WATER SKIS at the great price of $295 - get into Torque Marine while stocks last. Phone 443 6404.

GET A HEAD START FOR 2012. Join the Kip McGrath Holiday Programme 23rd – 27th Jan 2012. This five day intensive study programme is $165 per subject. Lessons are 1 hr. Class ratio 1:4 with qualified, experienced teachers. Y2 - Y10, literacy & numeracy * Alexandra * Cromwell * Wanaka *. Call Nikki 443 1547 or email wanaka@kipmcgrath.co.nz.

WANTED TO RENT. Grandparents coming to stay and need place for them to rent. April 10th - May 1st. Prefer Hawea. Phone 0212 491 791 or 443 2456. Thank you.

SUSTAINABLE ORGANIC GARDENING METHODS. "Back To Eden" organic gardening documentary film. Q&A with the films director and producer. "Gatuschi comes across as one part how-to-garden guru and one part evangelist spreading the gospel of mulch!" The Old Catholic Church on Brownston St. $5 per person Thursday 12th - 4pm & 6.30pm. Tickets from the Paradiso and on the door.

FLATMATE WANTED. Ensuite room in lake front home, close to town, fully furnished. Have part time work available to right applicant. Phone 021 484 539.

SO MANY PEOPLE SAY MESSENGER ADVERTISING WORKS - 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. By email to messenger@printit.co.nz.

FLATMATE WANTED, CLOSE TO TOWN. Great views. $80 p/w. Phone 021 074 6937.

HAVE YOU BEEN TO THE CRAFT MARKET YET? It's a Sunday "must do". Fantastic arts and crafts in amazing scenery!

FOR RENT - 2 BEDROOM FLAT. Newly renovated in quiet, established area. One huge bedroom, one double. Fully furnished. Wireless internet. $270 p/w. Phone 443 6321 or 0275 345 465.

A LARGE 'THANK YOU' to the Rugby Club, Lakes Leisure, the Luggate Hall, Ken Mitchell, Albert Town Tavern, Rotary & McGregors for use of their equipment for the Wanaka Holiday Gala. You guys were so obliging. Thank you.

BASE SUMMER SESSIONS: 6 nights over the summer months for $39! Starts this Thursday with Nomad at Federal Diner! Check out Base or Facebook for details!

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.

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.

2 RUBY RIDGE fully renovated four bedroom strawbale home with fantastic views down the lake. To be auctioned 5 February 2012. Open for viewing by appointment. Call Tony Brown on 443 6905 or your local real estate agent.

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.

EXPANDED AUTOMOTIVE DEPARTMENT open now at Caltex Wanaka. Filters, bulbs, marine supplies, oils, fluids, batteries, car care and more. Caltex.

FINALLY, A STUPENDOUS 'THANK YOU' to the Gala Team – Lesly Stewart, Heather Malcolm, Lynley Ives, Helen Brooks, Alon and Tracy Mayhew, Graham Taylor and Lynne Fegan. Well done, guys.

AUTUMN ART SCHOOL GRANTS. These are available to assist Upper Clutha residents to attend classes. Application forms at library. Closing date January 31. Classes are filling fast so if you wish to attend you need to send in a registration form marked 'applying for grant' very quickly. For further details contact Robyn on 443 1810.

SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAMME offering lots of fun for children 5-13 years old. 9 January - 27 January. Ruby Island adventure, wild west day, superhero day, arts and crafts day and much more. Visit www.communitynetworks.co.nz for information and bookings or call into Community Networks 73 Brownston Street.

RIVERHOUSE: Anna Coddington and her stellar band return to Wanaka after their sold out performance at the Festival of Colour in April 2011. This time performing in the beautiful outdoor setting of the River House, the audience is invited to bring their own food, wine and picnic blanket, and enjoy a magical South Island summer evening of good music. Featuring Ned Ngatae on guitar, Riki Gooch aka Eru Dangerspiel on drums, and Mike Hall on bass, Anna and band will play a selection of songs from latest album "Cat & Bird", debut "The Lake" and a special summer cover or two. Mike Hall will also play a support set of songs from his indie-pop/alt-country band Nightchoir, whose tasteful and melodic music saw them garner critical acclaim for their debut album "24 Hours of Night". Tucked away at 508 Lake Hawea-Albert Town Highway this promises to be a wonderful experience, so check your map, get down early, and secure your spot! For more info phone the venue on 0274 581 257. Tickets only $25 from undertheradar.co.nz and Video Ezy, Wanaka.

MAKEUP ARTIST - JANINE JOSEPH uses M.A.C products to make you look and feel gorgeous! Phone 021 476 629 or email: j9joseph@gmail.com

FLYING? WANT TO LEARN? Microlight available for hire. Instructor also available. Call Sambo at Diesel & Dust Ltd for more information. Phone 0276 099 391.

AFRICAN DRUMMING CLASSES - learn traditional rhythms from West Africa. Have fun playing in a drum ensemble, instruments supplied. All levels welcome. Wanaka Arts Centre, Mondays 7.30 - 9.pm starting Jan 2nd. $15 per class. Phone Julian 021 0292 1505 to book or email julianf@xtra.co.nz.

ROOM FOR RENT in Lake Hawea. Lovely sunny house on large section, large room, double wardrobe, must like dogs as my dog loves cuddles, must not be scared of the lawnmower, dishwasher and vacuum, no couples as is a drama free zone, $120pw including expenses phone AJ 021 946 994.

FOR RENT - Two bedroom house in Bernard Road, Albert Town. Has carport and log burner. Available start of February. Long term lease only. $250 p/w. Phone 443 8772.

YOGA STARTING NEXT WEEK. Monday and Wednesday 6pm, Thursday 7am, Albert Town. Contact Stella 021 0655 259 or stellaevesenior@gmail.com

PIZZA DELIVERY IN WANAKA? Coming soon with Francesca's Pizzas. www.francescaspizzas.com

MUSIC LESSONS! Get in now for piano, clarinet, saxophone, flute, recorder. All ages and abilities welcome. Phone Helen Carter 443 2631. Be musical this year!

BEAUTIFUL 2 BEDROOMS AVAILABLE to rent asap. $117/wk. Mt iron area, living with 2 friendly locals. Epic gardens and large spacious living. Contact andy.ski.bamford@gmail.com to check it out.

PATCHWORK FABRICS, BOOKS AND NOTIONS GALORE. Where? Christofer Robyn Quilts, 641 Ballantyne Road (airport end). Phone 443 1810.

FRANCESCA'S PIZZAS ARE NOW MOVING to Brownston Street (next door to Thunderbikes) on weekends. Friday, Saturday and Sunday 6pm - 9pm. Dine at our traditional Italian set up or take away. www.francescaspizzas.com

MONTESSORI CHILDREN'S HOUSE WANAKA will open for 2012 on Monday 23rd January. We have places available and invite you to have a look around our wonderful facilities. If you would like more information or a waitpool form, please contact us on 443 8389.

 

MOBILE PHONE ACCESSORIES now available at Caltex Wanaka. Wall chargers, vehicle chargers, headphones, etc. From $16.99 at Caltex.

MASSAGE THERAPY AVAILABLE 7 DAYS, clinic and mobile service. 'Simply Good Massage' without the spa price. Tailored massage from professional, experienced therapists. Centrally located, easy parking, eftpos. Phone Massage in Wanaka 443 8448 www.massageinwanaka.co.nz Established since 1992.

HAVE YOU GOT FRIENDS COMPETING IN CHALLENGE WANAKA? Follow their progress on race day with live TXT updates straight to your phone from just $8. Register online at www.challenge-wanaka.com.

BIKE CHECKS FOR CHALLENGE WANAKA RACERS – remember to get your bike checked and stickered before the last minute rush leading up to race deadline. We are open 9am to 6pm. Bike checks are mandatory. Call on 03 443 8855.

FEDERAL DINER HAS NOMAD playing this Thursday night. Will sell out, get your tickets from Base. Only $10. Cheap drinks and Tapas. Federal Diner, 47 Helwick St. Phone 443 5152.

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 on 443 5802 or 027 510 0937.

PINTO/QUARTER/STATION BRED HORSE FOR SALE. About 15.2hh. Green, going cheap. Plus paddock mate. For more information call/text 027 9155 244.

PARTY TENT 3X6M FOR SALE. Only used twice. $120 or near offer. Phone 443 9131 or 021 104 2601.

HOUSE FOR RENT - 3 bedroom, 1 bathroom, single car garage, off street parking, great views and only 2 minutes walk to town. Phone 027 442 8023.

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 and dishwasher. 191 Lakeview Tce, Lake Hawea. Open 11am - 5pm, closed Monday. Phone 443 1707

FORD TELSTAR FOR SALE. Comes with camping gear. $1500 ono. Call Cara 021 905 086.

LONG TERM RENTAL WANTED in Wanaka town area from beginning of April for local German family. Excellent references available. Please contact us on 443 5505 or 021 041 8607 or s.stapper@xtra.co.nz

MOUNTAIN BIKE FOR SALE. Transition Trail or Park. Argyle 318 front shock. Avid juicy 5 brakes front and rear. Revolution rims. Absolutely mint condition. Single speed, perfect Lismore bike. $1000. Call or text 021 678 375.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN BIG EASY MTB and Mountain Marathon 28 January 2012. Enter online and all information at www.highlandevents.co.nz or phone Ed on 020 7445 1091.

CAFFEINE FOR YOUR WEBSITE. Perfect for drowsy, non-performing websites that are just slouching along. www.inow.co.nz. Phone 443 6338.

WANAKA ACCOMMODATION AVAILABLE for Challenge Wanaka week. Cosy cottage sleeps up to 5, from $100 per night. Phone 0274 354 534.

GROUP FITNESS INSTRUCTOR WANTED at Generation Groupfit. This position is suited to someone who has a successful background in the fitness industry and can think outside the square. The ideal candidate will have good energy, a great personality and the ability to think on their feet. Great communication skills and the ability to build your own business within a business are essential so that your income is only limited by your ability. In the first instance forward your CV to George Konia at gkonia@xtra.co.nz or send to 11 Ansted Place, Wanaka.

RUBY RIDGE: Best of the best at West Meadows. Amazing sections with incredible uninterupted lake and mountain views. Follow the signs from the Lone Star.

COME LIVE WITH US! Unique house, fun flatmates, internet, 5 minutes walk to town. Live-in cleaner $100 p/w plus bills. Phone 021 1877 944.

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.

LAKE HAWEA HOTEL is looking for an experienced wait person. Generally evening hours and up to 40 hrs p/wk. Great working conditions. Permanent P/T person also required for the Stags Head Bar. Current holder of a managers licence would be preferable but not essential. Both positions are available now. Phone 443 1224.

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

IS YOUR VEHICLE IN A RIGHT STATE? Make it a healthy environment again with a full groom or interior shampoo from Wanacleancar. Making Wanaka cars beautiful since 2008. Phone 443 5772 (message) or 0210 2942 908.

REMMINGTON 7MM 08 Model 700 Synthetic 3-9x40 scope with many extras and ammo. Great condition. $980 ono. Phone/txt 0277 149 198.

WANAKA GARDEN SERVICES, lawns, gardens & more. For a proper job call Steve Jago today 021 183 1250 / 443 2511. Free quotes. www.wanakagardenservices.co.nz

CHALLENGE ATHLETES. PRE/POST MASSAGE!! Trevor Bailey: Provider to High Performance Sport N.Z. www.aspiringmassagewanaka.co.nz. Available 7 days. Phone 443 2993 or 0274 222 455.

FREEVIEW SATELLITE DECODERS from $99.00. Excellent decoder, sensational price. Barnetts Radio & TV, your local satellite specialists. Phone 03 443 7961, 021 737 247 or www.wanakatv.co.nz

GILLESPIE PASS WILD WALK - take the hassle out of the tramping and join us for this 4 day trip in the Wilkin-Young area. Light packs, food supplied, transport organised. Includes two nights camping (weather permitting) and jet boat out. Join our scheduled trip 27 Feb to 1 March or get your own group together for a private trip. Check out www.aspiringguides.com or visit us upstairs 99 Ardmore St, Wanaka. Phone 443 9422.

PAVERS - HEAVY DUTY, USED. Come and have a look. Phone 0274 317 559.

KITCHENS, WARDROBES, LAUNDRIES etc all designed & manufactured locally here in Wanaka by Cut it Joinery – Call today for your free quote 443 5031 or 0274 911 955.

CHALLENGE TRIATHLON SERIES - began in Roth and has become a worldwide series. The Challenge family of triathlons is a series of long distance events featuring spectacular courses in iconic destinations. These events focus on delivering the race of a lifetime to athletes of all ages and abilities, and creating a memorable spectator experience so encouraging great support for the competitiors.

CUSTOMER SHOWER AVAILABLE NOW at Caltex. Open 6am to 11pm daily, for your convenience.

THIS THURSDAY AT FITZPATRICKS IRISH PUB we have Lara playing a live acoustic set of originals and covers from 8pm. Come support this extremely talented lady.

IT'S FUN, IT'S FITNESS, IT'S ZUMBA! Zumba Fitness is a latin dance inspired high calorie burning workout. You don't have to be a dancer to do it! If you love music and love to move then come and give Zumba a try! Monday 6:30pm & Wednesday 7:30pm at the Dance Wanaka Studio, 249 Riverbank Rd. $9 per class. For more info contact 021 027 95639 or check out 'Zumba Wanaka' on Facebook.

LIVE MUSIC IS BACK @ Mcgregors on Reece with JR & Dan this Friday kicking off around 7.30. Also get a burger and a cold beer between 6-9pm for just $10.

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

FLATMATE WANTED for awesome 3 bedroom house in Mt Iron area. Sunny, big yard with bbq, easy going flatmates. Looking for mature person that likes dogs and isn't a party animal. Call Rich on 021 999 634 or Julie on 021 169 0541.

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.

MAKE A STATEMENT ON YOUR TABLE with quality produce from the Wanaka Farmers Market, Thursdays 4pm, Pembroke Park.

PEMBROKE MASSAGE, located at the Wanaka Lakes Health Centre. Call Kelly today for an appointment. Phone 443 0737 or 0274 653 700. Specialising in deep tissue and sports massage, 23 Cardrona Road, Wanaka.

ANTIQUE EXTENDING DINING TABLE and eight curved/turned leg chairs, brass double & single bed, modern chrome & timber bar stools, writing desk, small set drawers. Phone 433 5028 or 0274 341 081.

GREEN LIGHT PAINTING AVAILABLE for all your painting needs. We get 'er done! Call us. Free quote. Phone 443 9009 or 0211 364 589.

PIZZA DELIVERY IN WANAKA? Coming soon with Francesca's Pizzas. www.francescaspizzas.com

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

PART TIME FARM POSITION AVAILABLE - Wanaka area. Please email gckain@xtra.co.nz

TELSTAR FOR SALE. Wof and reg. $1200 ono. Call Katie 021 905 089.

MARKETING COORDINATOR NEW ZEALAND SNOW INDUSTRIES FEDERATION (NZSIF) is seeking an innovative Marketing Coordinator to manage the NZSIF's marketing strategies in 2012 including the procurement process for the development of their website. You will provide significant input into the direction of the marketing campaigns including managing relationships with a range of key stakeholders, working closely with designers on the creation of content, ensuring quality control and approval processes are in place, monitoring deadlines and ensuring compliance with the marketing budget. You must have a degree or qualification in marketing and/or communications and be able to demonstrate experience in a similar marketing or advertising role. With first class communication skills you will have proven success coordinating marketing strategies including a comprehensive understanding of media advertising as well as production of, radio, print commercials, outdoor advertising and social media. Experience in the ski industry would be extremely beneficial This is a part time fixed term contract position commencing in February 2012 for a period of 9 months. It would be preferable if the successful applicant was based in the Southern Lakes region. Please send your CV with a cover letter to mail@gosnow.co.nz quoting job reference NZSIF. Applications close on 16th January 2012.

LANDOWNERS, BUILDERS, FARMERS, DEVELOPERS. Need topsoil, gravel, earthworks, trucking, screening, green waste and/or shredding. Call Sambo anytime, Diesel & Dust Ltd. Phone 0276 099 391 or 443 1252.

CRAFT MARKET THIS SUNDAY, Pembroke Park from 10am. Handmade New Zealand Arts and Crafts direct from the artists to you.

DATE NIGHT AT RUBYS every Tuesday in January. Book 2 tickets and recieve a free glass of bubbles or a complimentary soft drink. Please call 443 6901 for any information.

WANACLEANCAR? A full groom from Wanacleancar includes: every surface cleaned and treated. De tarred, de bugged, de dusted. Interior shampoo and stain removal. Hand polish, scratch removal and twice hard waxed. Phone 021 0294 2908 or 443 5772.

COOL COTTON FABRICS for dresses, tops, skirts and shirts. Where? Christofer Robyn Quilts, 641 Ballantyne Road (airport end). Phone 443 1810.

CLARKS CONSTRUCTION CENTRAL LTD for all your building requirements, big or small. Free quotes. Fixed price contracts. Full project management. Phone Brendon Clark, Builder and Director. Phone 021 2933 666 or 03 443 1007 or email clarksconstructioncentral@xtra.co.nz

GILLESPIE PASS WILD WALK - take the hassle out of the tramping and join us for this 4 day trip in the Wilkin-Young area. Light packs, food supplied, transport organised. Includes two nights camping (weather permitting) and jet boat out. Join our scheduled trip 27 Feb to 1 March or get your own group together for a private trip. Check out www.aspiringguides.com or visit us upstairs 99 Ardmore St, Wanaka. Phone 443 9422.

QUALITY OFFICE SPACE AND PARKING 130 sqm and 110 sqm. Rent and lease negotiable, Reece Crescent. Phone Warren for details 0274 311 295.

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.

A HUGE 'THANK YOU' to Wanaka New World & Wanaka Four Square for their stunning assistance with the Wanaka Holiday Gala. Your helpfulness was truly appreciated.

SUNGLASSES FROM Oakley, Smith, Arnette, Dragon and Von Zipper are available at South Beach. Such a great selection so come in and try on a pair today. 12 Helwick St.

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

SUSTAINABLE ORGANIC GARDENING METHODS. "Back To Eden" organic gardening documentary film. Q&A with the films director and producer. "Gatuschi comes across as one part how-to-garden guru and one part evangelist spreading the gospel of mulch!" The Old Catholic Church on Brownston St. $5 per person Thursday 12th - 4pm & 6.30pm. Tickets from the Paradiso and on the door.

WILL YOUR CHILDREN BE TAKEN CARE OF in the case of your accidental death? It has become affordable for an average family to insure against children and loved ones being left stranded, due to your accidental death. Local Insurance Agent can now provide cover with plans starting at $10 p/w. Contact Mr Simon Wright, registered financial adviser for an instant call back or free information consultation. Phone 021 0746 937.

MAKE YOUR MEALS WITH FRESH LOCAL FOOD from the Wanaka Farmers Market, Thursdays 4pm, Pembroke Park.

ROOM FOR FLATMATE, in large 3 bedroom 3 bathroom house. Close to town. Must have job and be house trained. Short or long term ok. Phone 443 1113.

HOUSE FOR RENT: Beautiful rural retreat for rent in Hawea Flat. Suit professional couple. Available January 23rd. Call Anna 0274 581 257.

BIKE CHECKS FOR CHALLENGE WANAKA RACERS – remember to get your bike checked and stickered before the last minute rush leading up to race deadline. We are open 9am to 6pm. Bike checks are mandatory. Call on 03 443 8855.

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.

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

SUPERSTAR BARISTA WANTED to join our busy team at Urban Grind. Top remuneration for top barista. Phone Carrie 021 1150 600.

GARAGE SALE: Saturday, 12 Hillview Place. 8.30am - 11am. Beds, household goods. clothes etc. Everything must go!

A MIGHTY 'THANK YOU' to Wanaka Wastebusters, & all our grounds crews for their invaluable contribution to the Wanaka Holiday Gala. You guys rock!

TIMBER CREEK EQUESTRIAN CENTRE lessons, rides and treks on our quiet horses. Great scenery. Call today and arrange a booking on 0272 109 098.

CARAVAN FOR SALE - 1974 ZEPHR, 18ft tandem, 4 berth - complete with awning and fridge. No gas bottle. Tidy original condition. Current Cof and rego. $8500 ono. Phone 0274 338 731.

POLISHED - HANDS, FEET, BEAUTY. Let your eyes make a statement. Polished brow and lash grooming. Upstairs at Proactive Gym. Phone 021 2700 466.

WANAKA TEDDY BEARS' PICNIC with Q92-MoreFM. Kids don't forget your teddies, prizes to win! 11am Saturday 28 January. Visit www.summerdaze.co.nz

TWO ROOMS AVAILABLE! Sunny, spacious house close to town. Awesome outdoor area, with outdoor fire, huge backyard. One existing flatmate. $110 per room (includes wireless internet connection and land line). New kitchen and bathroom. Call now 0212 968 983.

REMMINGTON 7MM 08 Model 700 Synthetic 3-9x40 scope with many extras and ammo. Great condition. $980 ono. Phone/txt 0277 149 198.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN New Mount Iron garden bar open everyday. Kids play area and sand pit. Kids menu 2 courses for $7.50 plus a free drink. Great family dining. Also available for functions and special occasions. Outside Bar, cook your own BBQ or we can do it for you. Pop in and have a look and talk to Wendy & Ariana. You will be impressed. If the sun does not shine we don't cancel. You have the option to go in the function room. Phone 443 4545. 

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

NINA HENDERSON PHOTOGRAPHY for all your photography needs. Portraits, weddings, events, Real Estate/Architectural + more. Please email me@ninahendersonphotography.com for further information.

HAVE YOU BEEN TO THE CRAFT MARKET YET? It's a Sunday "must do". Fantastic arts and crafts in amazing scenery!

FLATMATE WANTED to share great spacious house, in great location near town. Fully furnished. $160 negotiable. Ph/text 021 0252 9542.

TOYOTA COROLLA FOR SALE. Station Wagon, 1.8, diesel, 248,000km, rego & wof until April. Reliable runner. Cheap to run and maintain. Only $1300 ($1500 with camping set up). Contact Andy 022 026 1121 or Sinead on 021 0250 5912.

SURF THE LAKE. Standup paddleboard for sale. 12 foot, very stable. Great to learn on. Includes protective bag. Free lesson. $600. Call 443 9276 or 027 3109 270.

INTERESTED IN CAR RACING? - World Travellers Wanaka has a special exclusive - Escorted Tour to the 2012 Super Cheap Bathurst 1000, October 2012. Be there to experience the 50th year of this great race! This tour will fill up, so hurry. Call World Travellers Wanaka 03 443 7414 or come and see us on the lakefront, 103 Ardmore Street, Wanaka.

*PARTY ICE* PARTY ICE* Delivered free of charge (within Wanaka) to your event or party. Call Matt at Lakeside Ice 021 2277 551.

WOMEN'S SURF & YOGA CAMP - beginner/ intermediate. Jan 20-22nd in Curio Bay. Transport from Wanaka. Info www.missionwow.org or Facebook-Mission WOW

MEADOW HAY WANTED - Good quality, 10 rounds. Happy to pick up. Mark. Phone 443 8227.

WARBIRDS RENTAL IN WANAKA. Comfortable, sunny and private home in Mt Iron. Sleeps two couples. Ten minute walk to town, ten minute drive to airport. Fully furnished with sky and broadband. Nights required and rental rate negotiable. Minimum 3 nights. Email: rossiekiwi@gmail.com

'JUST FISH' IS SELLING a selection of freshly frozen free flowed Bluff fish and smoked fish on Wednesday 11am to 5.15pm at BP, beside Bullock Bar entrance. Tucker 0274 376 657.

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.

BUILDING OR ALTERING YOUR HOME? Contact Mike O'Connor on 021 443 3918. O'Connor Design and Build Ltd. Llcenced Building Practitioner.

FOR RENT AT LAKE HAWEA - Three bedroom, fully fenced house. Log burner, lovely and warm. $280 per week. Long term only. Phone 0274 780 446.

WEST MEADOWS stage one sections reduced to $199,000. Elevated north facing and close to town. Follow the signs from The Lone Star or phone Tony Brown 443 6905 for an appointment.

LAKE HAWEA HOTEL is looking for an experienced wait person. Generally evening hours and up to 40 hrs p/wk. Great working conditions. Permanent P/T person also required for the Stags Head Bar. Current holder of a managers licence would be preferable but not essential. Both positions are available now. Phone 443 1224.

RAW FOOD POT LUCK at Nirvana Retreat on Tues January 17th at 7.30pm, Wanaka Wellness Centre on Dungarvon Street. Share a meal, recipes and learn more about the benefits of raw food. Call 443 2252 for details.

FOR SALE: Westinghouse Fridge Freezer, large, 1.68h x 690w x 650d. Good condition. $300 ono. Also stainless steel copper bottom pots and pans, various sizes. Offers. Phone 443 8576.

POSSUM FUR. Top prices paid. Tel Joanne Barnett 03 443 1031 or 027 222 5864 at 340 Kane Rd, Wanaka, RD2.

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.

CHECK OUT OUR FAMOUS BBQ PORK RIBS @ Mcgregors on Reece. Just order the ribs on Saturday night and receive a free garlic bread. They're soooo good.

TWO STRIPPED KAURI DOORS with stained glass panels. Offers. Phone 443 7856.

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 Liana Poole and Kharis Fausset at the Wanaka Osteopathic Clinic on 443 6783.

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.

THIS THURSDAY AT FITZPATRICKS IRISH PUB we have Lara playing a live acoustic set of originals and covers from 8pm. Come support this extremely talented lady.

BIG TUMS LITTLE BUMS 40% off maternity clothing, 30% off selected clothing, shorts, summer trousers, skirts and tee shirts. 68 Ardmore Street. Phone 443 2340.

PARTY TENT 3X6M FOR SALE. Only used twice. $120 or near offer. Phone 443 9131 or 021 104 2601.

ROOM WANTED ASAP for one small King Charles Spaniel and his owner. We are house trained! Phone/text 027 727 0791.

CHALLENGE WANAKA ACCOMMODATION AVAILABLE. Cosy cottage. Sleeps up to 5 people, from $100 per night. Phone 0274 354 534.

CONE ICE CREAMS ONLY $2.80 at Caltex, all summer long.

HOUSE SMOKED FREE RANGE CHICKEN and home grown apricots - Frans special pizza of the week. www.francescaspizzas.com

THIERRY HUET PHOTOGRAPHY PRESENTS "Nouvelle France" Art Photography Exhibition. Little Gallery, Little Brown House, Little Street. Free Entry.

$1,000 FIRST PRIZE, $2,750 TOTAL PRIZE MONEY. Lake Hawea Community Centre Duck Race. (Hawea River) 22nd January. $10 per duck. On sale now at Wanaka Four Square, Wanaka Mitre 10, Sailz Lake Hawea, Lake Hawea Motors.

RELIABLE HARD WORKING LOCAL 22 yr old looking for work until 15th March.  All work considered. Have full licence. Call Joel 022 081 4365.

ROOM TO RENT, CLOSE TO TOWN. $140 single, $200 double, includes internet and power. Phone 0212 629 084.

FLATMATE WANTED to share home in Luggate. $100 + power, phone and internet. Can be furnished. Call 443 7112 or 0274 190 737. Cheers!

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. Phone 443 1448.

SASANOKI'S JAPANESE OF THE WEEK: "Baka" (buck-car) meaning "a fool", Hisashi for having forgotten to go on the Messenger last week. You can call me baka but gotta say it nicely please.

HOUSE FOR RENT HAWEA FLAT Pet friendly, fully fenced, three bedrooms, $240 per week. Avaliable 1st Feb. Long term 021 666 597 or 443 8641.

RELAXATION MASSAGE, DEEP TISSUE MASSAGE. Firm but gentle touch, nurturing and effective. Phone Madeleine on 0273 221 507. Qualified, experienced, committed. NZQA registered.

GREAT SUMMER FOR GROWING THINGS. Give us a call if your trees are unruly. Tree Tamers, Wanaka's local arborists. Phone 027 275 1268.

FIBREGLASS DINGY FOR SALE. Built in bouyancy tanks, complete with oars, 3 metre, $400. Set of 5 split rim Toyota wheels. Phone 0274 327 411

 

YOGA/MEDITATION: Thursdays 7-8.30pm, Hawea Flat Hall. $10. Bring 2 towels/pillows. Robyn 027 644 8005. Relax, stretch your mind and body.

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.

READY LAWN! The original same day lawn. Available now. Phone 443 1313 or 027 688 7506.

NEW YEAR TRAVEL SALE with World Travellers Wanaka. Air NZ airfares return to Sydney including 2 nights accommodation from only $489* per person, Gold Coast return including 7 nights from only $640* per person. *Specific travel dates and special conditions apply. Call 443 7414 for more info or come and see us- World Travellers Wanaka, 103 Ardmore Street, on the lakefront.

MASSAGE THERAPY AVAILABLE 7 DAYS, clinic and mobile service. 'Simply Good Massage' without the spa price. Tailored massage from professional, experienced therapists. Centrally located, easy parking, eftpos. Phone Massage in Wanaka 443 8448 www.massageinwanaka.co.nz Established since 1992.

BACK FOR 2012, THE SUMMER SEND OFF FESTIVAL OF SPORT. Three days, so many awesome events. Mitre 10 Road Cycling Criterium, Outside Sports Alpine Classic Road Cycle, Allpress 4hr MTB Race, Wanaka Medical Centre Long Course Triathlon, Summer Send Off Aqua Terra, MT Outdoors Multisport Race, Edgewater Sunday Session. 24-26 February 2012. Entries open now, early bird rates available. www.summersendoff.co.nz

OFFICE SPACE FOR LEASE from $100.00 per week. 20m2 or 15m2. Centrally located @ 99 Ardmore. Fully fitted inc telecom & network cabled. Heat pump/air con. Phone 443 8299.

CONGRATULATIONS TO DOROTHY MCDONALD, winner of the New World grocery raffle for the Wanaka Holiday Gala. Thank you to all who purchased tickets – please support us again in 2013!

WANTED QUEEN BED - Free standing, slat, wood or metal frame with or without mattress. Phone 443 8639.

FREEVIEW, FREEVIEW, FREEVIEW. Install Freeview and be prepared for the digital T.V. changeover. Call Custom Digital, Peter Cartlidge 027 238 5665 or Ryan Jones 021 382 141.

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

BERRIES - Pick your own or buy your own. 83 Orchard Road.

HUGE GARAGE SALE: Bedroom furniture, dining table, TV's, stereo, youth clothing, fashion clothing, snowboard gear. Everything must go! Saturday 14th Jan, 91 Rob Roy Lane.

LALALAND - open from 3pm to 2.30am daily. Happy hour 3.00 - 8.00pm everyday with amazing drink specials. Entrance located rear 99 Ardmore Street.

RICH THE CABINETMAKER. For all your furniture, joinery and cabinet needs. Phone 0275 263 695, ah 443 8951. View online at www.tinyurl.com/richwanaka

INOW WEBSITE DEVELOPMENT. The difference between a good website and a great one is simple. www.inow.co.nz. Phone 443 6338.

HOUSE LOT FOR SALE including living, bedroom and dining furniture; kitchen and laundry whiteware; all fixtures and fittings. Must go, prices negotiable. If interested please contact Jan 021 224 9485.

SO MANY PEOPLE SAY MESSENGER ADVERTISING WORKS - 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. By email to messenger@printit.co.nz.

TO RENT - Self contained flat close to town. Recently refurbished and fully fitted out. Ideally suit single. Contact Nicki. Phone 021 828 415.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN BIG EASY MTB and Mountain Marathon 28 January 2012. Enter online and all information at www.highlandevents.co.nz or phone Ed on 020 7445 1091.

ROYAL FOREST & BIRD SOCIETY & Department of Conservation invite you to attend: "Crazy about Otago High Country Reptiles" come and discover our local giants skinks. Informative presentation by Andy Hutcheon, DOC Grand & Otago Skinks Programme Manager. Tuesday 17th January. 7.30pm St John's Room. All welcome.

MAGGIES WAY - One acre residential sections in West Meadows. Close to town and fully serviced. Great value at $299,000. Follow the signs from the Lone Star or phone Tony Brown for an appointment on 443 6905.

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

A GRATEFUL 'THANK YOU' to the Lions Club for their tent & food at the Wanaka Holiday Gala. We greatly appreciated your assistance.

DO SOMETHING DIFFERENT! Kayak to Ruby Island with Wanaka Kayaks. An easy paddle in a safe stable double kayak, with room to take a picnic lunch. See us on the lake front opposite the Ale House.

ALBERT TOWN TAVERN Friday Workers Shout from 5.30pm until 7pm. $8.50 quarts, $8.00 jugs, $5.50 pints, $6.00 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.

GARAGE SALE. HAWEA FLAT HALL, Camp Hill Rd, Hawea Flat, Saturday 14 January, 9am-4pm, Lots of household items, useful for holiday homes.

FOR SALE: Queen bed frame (wooden) + mattress. Sold separately or together. Frame $50, mattress $400. Call 0212 491 791 or 443 2456.

TREE TAMERS ARE THE ANSWER! The question is, are your trees trim, tidy and terrific? Wanaka's local arborists. Phone 027 275 1268.

WEST MEADOWS STAGE 3 sections now completed. Titled and build ready. Follow the signs from The Lone Star.

SECTION FOR SALE - 2225m2. Enjoy all day sun, stunning mountain and river views on a flat easy build corner section. $295,000. Corner Hardie Place and Gunn Road (opposite Hikuwai Reserve). Phone 443 5349. Trademe# 425091736.

EIGHT SEATER VAN FOR SALE. Toyota Estina Lucida 1996. Wof & rego. Manual. Serviced regularly. Mint condition. Offers over $5000. Phone 03 443 7932.

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

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

FOR RENT - Lake Hawea, self-contained 1 bedroom flat, kitchen and bathroom. $40/night (min 2 nights), linen provided. $180/week long term. Phone 443 4343.

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

FOUR HERITAGE BREED CHICKENS free to good home. Unfortunately have to go as away on weekends a lot. Phone 027 6969 900 or 443 1427.

SUPERIOR TUTORS WANAKA. We are taking students now to help them achieve their goals. Chemistry, Maths, Biology, Physics. Only $28 per hour. Results guaranteed. Phone 03 443 6545 or 0220 802 830.

SECTION FOR PRIVATE SALE. 1175sqm. Not many left this close to town. Great views. $290,000. Phone 0211 267 700.

CAT LOVER? Cheap house rental for pet sitting. Lovely Albert Town bach. All mod cons. Available mid to long term. Call Trix 443 2249 or 021 1793 727

ONE BEDROOM FLAT FOR RENT. Spacious separate living area and bathroom. Centrally located. Prefer long term. Non smokers. For more info call 021 949 943.

FOR RENT: Looking for housemates, one bedroom available in modern tidy, clean house to join 2 other friendly people. Please see Trade Me # 433333637 and call 021 1301 432

AFFORDABLE STORAGE, WANAKA. Boats, caravans, vehicles etc. Security, fenced area. Phone 0273 640 058.

NOMAD AT FEDERAL DINER. Thursday 12th – the first of 6 nights with the Base Summer Sessions! Season passes only $39 from Base now!

MAKE YOUR COMMUNITY STRONG by supporting the local vendors at the Wanaka Farmers Market, Thursdays 4pm, Pembroke Park.

COBBLE AND KERB. Expert pavers and tilers available now. Also qualified horticulturalists for all your landscaping needs. Phone 443 2220.

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.

THEREPEUTIC MASSAGE - Neuro-muscular therapy sports injury rehabilitation. Stress and tension release reflexology. Robyn Clements. Dip Massage Therapy. Phone 027 678 7731 or 443 4086.

LIVE MUSIC IS BACK @ Mcgregors on Reece with JR & Dan this Friday kicking off around 7.30. Also get a burger and a cold beer between 6-9pm for just $10.

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

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

MORE T.V. CHANNELS - did you know you could receive 30+ more T.V. channels? SBS, Cultural, Christian... Call Custom Digital, Peter Cartlidge 027 238 5665 or Ryan Jones 021 382 141.

SOUTH PACIFIC TRAVEL SALE with World Travellers Wanaka, Cook Islands 5 nights including return airfares from $889* per person, Samoa 5 nights from $795* per person including return airfares. *Specific travel dates and special conditions apply. Call us on 443 7414 or come and see us @ 103 Ardmore Street, on the lakefront.

THE HEATHER GARDEN, 321 Beacon Point Road. Open 10am - 4pm daily. Stroll through four acres of trees, lawns and shrubs. Walk anywhere. $5 honesty tin on the driveway. Enquiries 443 7665.

FOR SALE Giant Reign mountain bike. Great condition. Size 16. Juicy brakes. $2000 ono. Needs to go! Phone 0220 674 769.

HAVE YOU GOT FRIENDS COMPETING IN CHALLENGE WANAKA? Follow their progress on race day with live TXT updates straight to your phone from just $8. Register online at www.challenge-wanaka.com.

MARINA BERTH FOR SALE OR LEASE - No 78. Sell for $69,000 or 12 months for $4,900. Available now. Phone 0274 743 529.

A STUPENDOUS 'THANK YOU' to the auctioneer & all those who donated gifts & vouchers for auctioning at the Wanaka Holiday Gala. We are so grateful to you.

HOUSE REQUIRED/HOUSE MINDING - Sydney based Aussie-Kiwi business couple require Wanaka accommodation for a minimum of 6 months from mid February. Will consider house minding/caretaking in Wanaka or rural property close by. References provided. Please email Tim Cuthbertson tim@usprime.com.au

WWW.ASPIRINGMASSAGEWANAKA.CO.NZ Trevor Bailey Deep Tissue - Relaxation. Provider to High Performance Sport N.Z. Full time massage since 1994. Home studio, reasonable rates! Available 7 days. Phone 443 2993 or 0274 222 455.

ART EXHIBITION - Original art work for sale. "Works on Paper - Southern Scenes". Free wine tasting, new release wines. Cardrona Terrace Estate, 84 Morris Rd. Open Daily 2-5 pm. Phone 443 8020.

BACK FOR 2012, the Summer Send Off Festival of Sport. Three days, so many awesome events. Wanaka Mitre 10 Road Cycling Criterium, Outside Sports Alpine Classic Road Cycle, Allpress 4hr MTB Race, Wanaka Medical Centre Long Course Triathlon, Summer Send Off Aqua Terra, MT Outdoors Multisport Race, Edgewater Sunday Session. 24-26 February 2012. Entries open now, early bird rates available. www.summersendoff.co.nz

STUDIO APARTMENT. Modern house. Centrally located very near MAC. Comfy, well appointed, ensuite etc. Suit single or couple. Nice spot to live. 3 month minimum rental. $195 week inc elec, plus gas, plus wifi. 2 week bond. Call Eddie 027 472 9908.

HOLIDAY HOUSES: Wanaka Concierge can look after your holiday house in your absence. We clean, do changeovers and keep in contact with you. Visit www.wanakaconcierge.co.nz or contact us on 443 9116 or 021 549 486.

RUBYS DUTY MANAGER REQUIRED. We would love to hear from you if you have your DM certificate, a love for bar work, computer skills, and are a 'people person'. Please come by and drop your CV in to Jordi, beneath the Lone Star. Phone 443 6901.

A MASSIVE 'THANK YOU' to all who manned the 21 activities for children at the Wanaka Holiday Gala. The kids thought you were 'awesome'.

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.