Thursday Artisans Market

Every Thursday 3 pm – 6 pm This market is held between the Wanaka Speights Ale House and Bullock Creek. Visitors can enjoy seasonal artisan produce and regionally produced delights including locally-made arts and crafts, pastries, bread, fabric gifts, handcrafted wooden bowls, local wine, foraged nuts and much more.

Local Libraries

Digital Help Drop In Sessions Wanaka & Hawea Libraries Do you need help with your digital devices? Bring your own phone, iPad, tablet, laptop – together with your questions or problems to either Hawea or Wanaka Library!! You might need help turning off notifications,  help using the library’s online e-books and audio-books, emailing, or anything […]

Arts & Craft

Every 2nd Thursday Wanaka Arts and Crafts group meet fortnightly on Thursdays at the Lake Hawea Community Centre, from 10.00 am – 1.00 pm. The focus is on meeting other keen artists & crafters – and sharing skills. Bring your project along and work with others while enjoying their input and sharing your expertise. The […]

Monthly Meet up for Older Citizens

Last Saturday of each month Wanaka St John and Age Concern are running a monthly opportunity for older citizens to meet up for lunch, companionship and some entertainment. On the last Saturday of the month at St John Rooms, 4 Link Way, from 11 am to 2.30 pm. Attendees can expect morning tea then an […]

Lakes District Floral Art Club

4th Monday of each month For those who appreciate the creativity of floral designs and wish to participate in learning more of this floral art form. The club meets on the 4th Monday of the month, around midday. Locations vary throughout the Lakes District from Cromwell  to Queenstown and Wanaka . For further information on […]

Wanaka Toastmasters

2nd & 4th Thursday of each month Would you like develop your public speaking skills? Wanaka Toastmasters provide a supportive and positive learning environment to develop your communication and leadership skills. Your growth and self-confidence will flow into all areas of your life. New guests are welcome any time at St. John’s room, Link Way, […]

Wanaka Park Run

Every Saturday from 7.50 am Free, weekly, social, timed 5km runs, every Saturday. Starting and finishing at Wanaka Station Park. Briefing begins at 7.50 am for an 8 am start – join us for a walk, jog or run, followed by coffee at Edgewater. See to register, if you are new to Park Run. […]

Community Networks

Are you aware of all the support and services on offer to the entire community at the Wanaka Community Hub? Free legal advice with COMMUNITY LAW at the Wanaka Community Hub every month. Call Community Networks to make an appointment. 443 7799. Call or text 1737 if you need someone to chat to, to support […]