AA Mobile Licensing Unit in Town

The AA Mobile Licensing team will be in town at the Wanaka Hotel on Monday the 13th and Tuesday the 14th of December. Business hours Monday  8:30 am – 5:30 pm Tuesday  8 am – 4 pm; lunch break 12:45 – 1:15 pm Services Driver licences – applications & renewals International Driving Permits (IDP) Kiwi […]

Ever Wanted to Foster a Kitten?

Cat Rescue Wanaka is in desperate need of new foster homes and would love to hear from cat-lovers in our community who could open their homes to the cats and kittens that have started coming their way.  No experience is necessary, and all food and equipment are provided. If you can’t foster but would still […]

Library Fine Amnesty

All fines will be waived for the month of December (excluding charges for DVDs, lost or damaged books). As an extra drop of Christmas cheer, Wanaka Library staff are encouraging those who are able to give a little back by donating non-perishable food items, vouchers, and gifts for children and adults. All goods received will […]

Social Golf

Every Saturday 12 pm – 4 pm Come and enjoy a friendly weekly competition. Arrive 20 minutes prior and head to the pro shop if you are not a member. Find out more at wanakagolf.co.nz

Social Tennis

Every Monday & Friday 9 am – 12 pm Wanaka Tennis Club has 7 courts and is a thriving tennis club that operates social sessions, and casual play is available for all players. Check out their new website for information about social tennis, casual play and how to join.  > clubspark.kiwi/wanakatennisclub Social tennis days are […]

Watercolour Classes

Monday afternoons Join Jo Jago at the Wanaka Arts Centre for a relaxed, weekly, Monday afternoon watercolour painting class (provided on a koha basis). Feel free to join for just one afternoon or for as many afternoons as you like. ** PLEASE NOTE: Bookings via Eventbrite are ESSENTIALas the classes are limited to small numbers LOCATION – Wanaka Arts […]

Reading to Dogs

Every Monday and Wednesday (during term time) Reading to Dogs aims to help children improve their literacy, self-confidence and self-esteem within a non-judgmental, relaxed and enjoyable environment. Suitable for school-aged children, these sessions run 3.30 pm – 5 pm. Book a 15-minute session with Linda and Hine, the wonderful reading to dog volunteers, at Wanaka […]

Bike Wanaka Memberships Open

Bike Wānaka membership for the 2021/22 season is open. Bike Wānaka has been in existence since the early ’90s and has a strong membership base and an active volunteer committee. Membership fees are a major source of income for the club, enabling places like the Hāwea Bike Park to be developed. Members get access to […]

Calling all Artists and Crafters

Every 2nd Thursday A new 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. […]

Te Kakano Planting Drive and Nursery Sessions

Every Tuesday and Wednesday Do you want to give back to nature and the local community, while learning about native plants? Te Kākano Aotearoa Trust is a Wānaka community-based native plant nursery that needs your help! Nursery volunteer days are open to all members of the public and are held every Tuesday & Wednesday 9 […]