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Exhibition Explores Commonplace Materials, Revealing Unique Perspectives On Local Environments

Wednesday, 10 August 2022, 3:48 pm | Ashburton District Council

  The moon and the pavement is an exhibition by The Physics Room in collaboration with Ashburton Art Gallery. The exhibition takes an extreme close-up perspective on materials and surfaces from both the urban and natural Hakatere Ashburton environment ... More >>

Kā Huru Manu Exhibition

Wednesday, 29 June 2022, 4:49 pm | Ashburton District Council

The Ngāi Tahu history of the Hakatere Ashburton District will be explored from the sea to high country in a special mapping exhibition that is now open at the Ashburton Art Gallery and Museum until 18 September 2022. Kā Huru Manu is a Ngāi Tahu cultural ... More >>

New Exhibition Ashburton Art Gallery: Telling Tales Of Rural Adventure

Friday, 10 June 2022, 5:24 pm | Ashburton District Council

The Whistling Bull : David Elliot and Jack Lasenby, the latest exhibition to open at the Ashburton Art Gallery, features the art of David Elliot, who illustrated eleven of acclaimed New Zealand children’s author Jack Lasenby’s books. The exhibition ... More >>

Mayor Neil Brown Responds To Government’s Three Waters Reform Decision

Wednesday, 3 November 2021, 4:16 pm | Ashburton District Council

ASHBURTON, 3 November 2021 - Ashburton District Mayor Neil Brown, with the support of local elected Councillors, has added his name to a letter being presented to Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern asking for a face-to-face meeting to discuss the Government’s ... More >>

Government Invests $2m Towards New Road-rail Hub In Ashburton

Saturday, 2 October 2021, 6:02 pm | Ashburton District Council

Ashburton District Mayor Neil Brown has welcomed a $2 million Government investment in the district’s new Fairfield Freight Hub, which will see the town’s rail container terminal move to Fairton. Construction of the $14m hub project is expected to begin ... More >>

Ashburton District Civil Defence Update - 4 June 2021

Friday, 4 June 2021, 10:41 am | Ashburton District Council

Ashburton Civil Defence are continuing with Mid Canterbury's emergency response as the district enters day seven of the flood weather event. Roading Travel across the Ashburton River Bridge on State Highway 1 remains open today with a 30km/hr speed ... More >>

Floodwaters Contaminated, Residents Urged To Avoid

Monday, 31 May 2021, 9:02 am | Ashburton District Council

ASHBURTON: 31 May 2021 - Ashburton District residents are urged to avoid coming into contact with floodwater, as the Ashburton wastewater pond treatment facility on Wilkins Road has flooded. Potentially contaminated water is now mixing with floodwater ... More >>

Economic Impact Of Freshwater Reforms Revealed For Ashburton District

Wednesday, 9 December 2020, 1:41 pm | Ashburton District Council

The impact of achieving the Government's freshwater management reforms will affect the entire Ashburton District, but building on well-proven approaches to implementing change will help farmers meet the challenge, a new report has revealed. The Ashburton ... More >>

Time to Acknowledge Ashburton District’s Local Heroes

Monday, 18 February 2013, 11:26 am | Ashburton District Council

Media Release, for immediate release, Monday 18 February. Time to Acknowledge Ashburton District’s Local Heroes The search is on to unearth Ashburton’s hardworking voluntary groups with entries now open for the TrustPower Ashburton District Community Awards. ... More >>

Ashburton Zone Committee Meeting

Friday, 24 February 2012, 11:40 am | Ashburton District Council

24 February 2012 The Ashburton Zone Committee will meet at the Ashburton Council Chambers on 28 February for its second meeting of 2012. More >>