Community Diary



Wednesday 30 January 2019
  • The Salvation Army Family store. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

  • Wanaka Creative Fibre Group meeting at Irene’s home, 916 Aubrey Rd. 11.00am. Visitors welcome.

  • Wanaka Croquet Club. 211 Warren St. Golf Croquet only. 9.30am to 12 noon. Names to be in by 9.20am.

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Ph 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 9.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph 443 5894.

  • Volunteer for habitat restoration at Te Kakano's community based nursery. 9.00am - 12.00pm. All welcome, no skills required. info@tekakano.org.nz, Andrew 021 342 187, www.tekakano.org.nz

  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Clutha pairs. Be seated 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome.



Thursday 31 January 2019
  • The Salvation Army Family store. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

  • Wanaka Croquet Club. 1.30 - 4.00pm, 211 Warren St. Golf and Association Croquet. Names to be in by 1.20pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Wanaka Men's Tennis. 3.00 - 5.30pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Ph 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 9.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph 443 5894.

  • Wanaknit. Wanaka’s community knitting group. 5.30pm, Alchemy, 151 Ardmore St. Bring your knitting or crochet project. All welcome. 

  • Embroidery Group. First day back stitching. Arts Centre, 10.30am.

  • New Mt Aspiring U3A Group. Talk by Terry Davies (Otago Goldfields Trust) - The NZ Gold Rush - its more cultured participants. 1.45pm, St John Ambulance Rooms, 4 Link Way. All welcome, afternoon tea provided. Members free, visitors $10 (cash only, no eft).

  • Mens 9 Hole Golf. Note early start, cards in by 8.45am please, for 9am Tee off. New members and visitors welcome.



Friday 01 February 2019
  • The Salvation Army Family store. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

  • Wanaka Bowling Club Progressive Tournament. Names in by 1.00pm, start 1.15pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 9.00am - 12.00pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Ph 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 9.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph 443 5894.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Friday Handicap Bridge. Play starts 1.00pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome.

  • Go to info@triwanaka.co.nz to find out how to join the TriWanaka Swim Run from 5.30pm. Distances to suit everyone. Individuals and Teams or opt to just swim. 



Saturday 02 February 2019
  • The Salvation Army Family Store. Open 9.30am - 4.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

  • Wanaka Parkrun. 8.00am, Wanaka Station Park. A free, weekly, timed 5km run. All abilities welcome! Coffee at Edgewater after the event. Register at www.parkrun.co.nz/wanaka. Contact Jane and Adam on 021 1515 895 or wanakaoffice@parkrun.com

  • Wanaka Croquet Club. 1.30 - 4.00pm, 211 Warren St. Golf and Association Croquet. Names to be in by 1.20pm. Visitors welcome.

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 1.00 - 4.00pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 4.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Volunteers needed. Ph 443 4142.

  • Aspiring Quilters. Bridge Club rooms 9 Cliff Wilson St. 10.00am - 4.00pm. Newcomers and visitors welcome For more info contact Marg 443 7454.



Sunday 03 February 2019
  • Cars over Coffee. Warbirds & Wheels, Wanaka Airport. Bring your classic car. 8.30 - 10.30am.

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

  • Wanaka New Life Church. 10.00am, 50 Reece Cres. Multi-generational meeting, great worship and kids' programme. Visitors welcome. 027 2927 770, newlife.co.nz

  • St Columba’s Anglican Church, cnr Upton & McDougall Sts. Holy Communion, 9.30am. All welcome.

  • Wanaka Baptist Church. 5.30pm, Lake Wanaka Centre, 89 Ardmore St. All welcome. Contact Derek 021 2805 817.

  • Wanaka Presbyterian Church. Morning worship 9.30am. 92 Tenby St. Rainbow Club and Youth 101 start for the kids. Plan to stay for morning tea afterwards. A warm welcome awaits you.

  • St Ninians Presbyterian Church. Monthly communion service, 11.30am, Hawea Flat. Lunch to follow. We would love to see you there.



Monday 04 February 2019
  • Alcoholics Anonymous. 7.30pm, Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore St.

  • The Salvation Army Family store. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

  • Wanaka Social Tennis. 9.00am - 12.00pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.

  • Wanaka Walkers: 9.00am meet on lakefront, McDougall St. Bring appropriate clothing and lunch. Check wanakawalkerblogsite.co.nz for details.

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Ph 443 4142.

  • Free stop smoking service in Wanaka and surrounding area. At your home or work, at a cafe, or at The Wanaka Lakes Health Centre Monday  2.00 - 4.00pm. Freephone: 0800 925 242. 

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 9.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph 443 5894.

  • Wanaka Bridge Club. Mt Barker Pairs. Be seated by 6.50pm. 9 Cliff Wilson St. All welcome.

  • Go to info@triwanaka.co.nz to find out how to join the 5.45pm TriWanaka group ride to TC. All levels welcome and a shorter ride to Glendhu Bay for slower riders is an option. 

  • Pembroke Ladies Club. 10.00am, Wanaka Districts Club, Plantation Rd. Please note new venue.

  • Wriggle and Rhyme (0-2 yrs) 10.00am then Storytime and Craft Activities (2-5 yrs). 10.30 - 11.30am, Hawea Library every Monday in term time.

  • Wanaka Playgroup. 9.30 - 11.30am, Wanaka Squash Club, Stone St. 0-5yrs. Meet our new co-ordinator - Nick Cane! Great outdoor fenced area and indoor learning experiences. $3/session or $30/term. All welcome. Contact Shaz 021 1678 155.



Tuesday 05 February 2019
  • The Salvation Army Family store. Open 9.00am - 5.00pm. 48 Helwick St.

  • Lake Hawea Knitting Group. 12.30pm, Lake Hawea Library. For those who like to knit or would like to learn. Enquiries Denise 0210 378 347.

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

  • Wanaka Men's Tennis. From 6.00pm, Upton St courts. Visitors welcome.

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

  • Wanaka Mental Health Peer Support Group. 6.00 - 7.00pm, Plunket Room, 51 Ardmore St. All welcome! peersupport@mentalhealthwanaka.org FB: "Wanaka Mental Health Peer Support Group - Public" or  www.mentalhealthwanaka.org

  • UC Hospice Shop. Open 10.00am - 5.00pm. 73 Brownston St. Ph 443 4142.

  • UC Hospice Warehouse/Shop. Open 9.00am - 2.00pm weekdays. 9A Gordon Rd. Ph 443 5894.

  • Wriggle & Rhyme. Wanaka Library. 10.30 - 11.00am. 0-2 years. Come and enjoy rhythm and movement through music and song, a fun and engaging time with your little one. All welcome. Free.

  • Rotary Club of Wanaka. Weekly meeting 6.00pm, Wanaka Districts Club, 45 Plantation Rd. New members welcome. Deb 021 442 622.

  • Volunteer for habitat restoration at Te Kakano's community based nursery. 9.00am - 12.00pm. All welcome, no skills required. info@tekakano.org.nz, Andrew 021 342 187, www.tekakano.org.nz

  • Wanaka Bridge Club - social bridge session. Bring lunch and be seated by 10.50am. All welcome.

  • Your New Family & understanding your baby (0-6 months), 10.30am – 11.30am. Wanaka Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore Street, Wanaka. See Upper Clutha Plunket Facebook for further details. All welcome. 

  • The Relationship Heart & growing healthy brains (0-24 months). 11.30am – 12.30pm at Wanaka Plunket Rooms, 51 Ardmore Street, Wanaka. See Upper Clutha Plunket Facebook for further details. All welcome. 

     

  • Yoga in the Community for good health and calmness. 9.30am, St John Room. Contact Carmen 022 3265 019 / learn more at abundant.earth