Community Diary



Wednesday 28 March 2018
  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm. St Ninian's Presbyterian Church Hall, Hawea Flat. All welcome.

  • Volunteer for Habitat Restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 9am - noon. All welcome. info@tekakano.org.nz  www.tekakano.org.nz

  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Matukituki Pairs, 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St.

  • Pre-School Storytime at Wanaka Library. 10.00 - 11.00am. Come & listen to some stories followed by activities for 3-5 years.

  • Mainly Music Hawea Flat. Music, movement and fun for children 0-4 and their caregivers. Held at St Ninian's Church, Kane Rd, Hawea Flat. 9.30 - 11.00am. $3/family, includes morning tea.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required ph: 443 4142.

  • Wanaka Croquet Club. Warren St. Golf croquet only, 9.30am - 12 noon. Names to be in by 9.20am.

  • Wanaka Creative Fibre Group Meeting at Margaret S’s home, 3 Schist Lane. Start: 11am. Visitors welcome.

  • Ladies New & Newish to Wanaka Luncheon. Contact Sue Saunders A.S.A.P. Ph 443 7442.

  • St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. Holy Communion with discussion at 10.00am.



Thursday 29 March 2018
  • Hawea Playgroup. 9.00am - 12.30pm. Babies to 5 year olds. Check out the climbing tree, sensory play, water fun, playdoh, op shop and more. Always coffee and tea brewing, everyone welcome. Updates on FB page.  

  • Embroidery Group. 5th Thursday Workshop, 10.30am Arts Centre.

  • Ladies 9 Hole Golf. Discs in by 9am, tee off 9.30am. New members welcome.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required ph: 443 4142.

  • Wanaka Artisan Market. 3.00 - 6.00pm. Bullock Creek, outside Speights Ale House. Local produce and crafts.

  • Wanaka Playgroup. 9.30 - 11.30am Wanaka Squash Club, Stone St. 0-5yrs. Great outdoor fenced area and indoor learning experiences. $3/family or $30/term. All welcome. Contact Shaz 021 1687 155.

  • Wanaka Croquet Club. Warren St. Golf and Association Croquet, 1.30 - 4.00pm. Visitors welcome.

  • St Ninians Presbyterian Hawea Flat. 8pm. Tenebrae (Service of Shadows). We reflect on the approaching shadow of the cross and celebrate communion. All welcome.

  • Maundy Thursday, Liturgy of the Upper Room, with Tenebrae, 7pm. All Welcome. St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts.

  • Mens 9 Hole Golf, cards in by 9.15am for 9.30am start. New members and visitors welcome.



Friday 30 March 2018
  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 9am - 12pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Happy Easter, sorry no bridge today.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required ph: 443 4142.

  • Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting. 7.30pm, Wanaka Plunket Rooms, Ardmore St. All welcome.

  • A Walk of Witness. Join us this Good Friday as we reflect on Jesus' journey to the cross. Meet at the Dinosaur Park at 9am & finish at the Presbyterian Church with hot cross buns. Wanaka Combined Churches.

  • Meditation: 12midday St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. All welcome. Contact – Damon Plimmer ucang@calledsouth.org.nz

  • Good Friday, Prayers around the Cross, 2pm. All Welcome. St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts.



Saturday 31 March 2018
  • Wanaka Social Tennis. Upton St courts 1-4pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 11.00am - 3.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required, ph: 443 4142.

  • Wanaka Parkrun. A free, weekly, timed 5km run. All abilities welcome! Wanaka Station Park 8am. Join us for coffee at Edgewater after the event. Register at www.parkrun.co.nz/wanaka. Contact Jane or Adam on 021 1515 895 or wanakaoffice@parkrun.com



Sunday 01 April 2018
  • Wanaka Sunday Craft Market, Pembroke Park from 10am. Handmade NZ arts and crafts.

  • Free Community Yoga Class. 11.00am, Rhyme x Reason Brewery, 17 Gordon Rd. BYO mat and donations accepted for the teacher's hard work.

  • Holy Family Catholic Church, 152 Aubrey Rd. Holy Mass at 9.00am. All welcome. Shared morning tea to follow. See notice at church for week day Mass times.

  • Community Worship at St. Ninians. 11.30am, Hawea Flat. Shared lunch to follow. All welcome.

  • Lighthouse Community. God centred worship and fellowship. 5.00pm, 28 Reece Cres (behind Guthrie Bowron and up the stairs). All welcome, ph 0210 2437 373, www.lighthouseglobal.org

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Church. 9.30am. Come and celebrate the resurrection of Jesus and share communion together. Ian Hyslop. All welcome, 91 Tenby St.

  • St Ninians Presbyterian Hawea Flat. 11am. Come and celebrate Jesus' triumph over death and share communion - Aaron Johnstone. Plan to stay for the shared lunch.

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Night Church. 8pm. We are showing the movie, RISEN (M). 'Witness the manhunt that changed the course of human history.' 91 Tenby St.

  • Easter Day, Festive Eucharist for all the family, 8am & 10am. All welcome. St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts.

  • Wanaka New Life Church: 10am Easter Service! Come and celebrate the joy of Easter with church family at 50 Reece Crescent.  Great worship & activities for the kids. Enquiries to 027 2927 770 newlife.co.nz



Monday 02 April 2018
  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Easter Monday Bridge, 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St.

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9.00am - 12.30pm. Babies to 5 year olds. Check out the climbing tree, sensory play, water fun, playdoh, op shop and more. Always coffee and tea brewing, everyone welcome. Updates on FB page.  

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required ph: 443 4142.

  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm, Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St.



Tuesday 03 April 2018
  • Lake Hawea Knitting Group. For those who love to knit or would like to learn. 12.30pm, Lake Hawea Library. Bring your projects new or old, share your knowledge & have a chat with like-minded people. Enquiries Denise 0210 378 347.

  • Rotary Club of Wanaka weekly get together. 6.00pm, Wanaka Golf Club. Contact Deborah Budden to join: deborahbudden@gmail.com

  • Say Go - Falls prevention exercises for over 65s. 2.00 - 3.00pm, Otago Age Concern - St John's, Link Rd. $2. All welcome. Enquiries to Judy 443 4121.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club, Tuesday Social Bridge. 11.00am. 9 Cliff Wilson St. Bring your lunch, all welcome.

  • JP Services at Community Networks. 1.00 - 2.00pm, 73 Brownston St. Appointments essential. Ph 03 443 7799.

  • Hawea Playgroup. 9.00am - 12.30pm. Babies to 5 year olds. Check out the climbing tree, sensory play, water fun, playdoh, op shop and more. Always coffee and tea brewing, everyone welcome. Updates on FB page.  

  • Wriggle and Rhyme at Wanaka Library. New time: 10.30 - 11am. Come and join in with some songs, rhymes and movement for 0-2 years.

  • Upper Clutha Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers required ph: 443 4142.

  • Mainly Music. Music, movement and fun for children 0-4yrs and their caregivers. 9.30 - 11.00am, St Andrews Presbyterian Church Community Centre, 91 Tenby St, Wanaka. $3/family.

  • Volunteering Central are at Community Networks today from 11.30am - 2.30pm. Chat to Gillian about volunteering in this fabulous community or to find out how we can support your volunteer programme. Pop in or make an appointment gillian@volunteeringcentral.org.nz www.volunteeringcentral.org.nz 443 4102.

  • BNI Wanaka. Business referral networking group meeting weekly for breakfast 7.00 - 8.30am, Alchemy. For more info or to join a meeting, call Mark Anderson, ph 0274 641 641.

  • Volunteer for Habitat Restoration at Te Kakano's community-based native plant nursery. 1.00 - 4.00pm. All welcome. info@tekakano.org.nz  www.tekakano.org.nz