With so many events, festivals and markets, you're never short of something to do around Mid Canterbury!
Funding model changes proposed for elderly persons housing
Ashburton District Council met with its Elderly Persons Housing tenants last Friday to discuss proposed rent increases that are expected to be included in the Council's draft Long Term Plan going out for public consultation next month.
Council services under Alert Level Two from 6am 28 February for 7 days
Mid Canterbury residents are being advised that the Council's local facilities and services will remain operational when the country (excluding Auckland) goes into Alert Level Two from 6am, Sunday 28 February 2021 for a period of seven days, but there will some safety measures in place.
Ashburton Domain gates closing after-hours
Residents are being advised to be mindful of leaving their vehicles in the Ashburton Domain late at night, as new closing hours get underway.
New event funding on offer to support Mid Canterbury tourism
New or existing Mid Canterbury events that attract visitors from outside of the district could be eligible for up to $10,000 of funding thanks to a brand new grant developed by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Education (MBIE).
Remember sensible safety measures at Alert Level One
Ashburton District Council is reminding residents to continue practicing safe behaviours to control COVID-19, as the country (excluding Auckland) is set to move down to Alert Level One at midnight tonight.
Easter is the biggest and most anticipated long weekend of the year and is thus also the busiest time of the year on our nation’s roads.
Christmas Day is celebrated across Australia on 25 December, and is one of the most actively celebrated holidays in the country.
The first batch of 2021 grants are open!
Ashburton District Council provides funding for agencies and community groups for projects, activities and events in the community that help support our long-term goals for the district. These can be one-off events or ongoing projects that help make Ashburton district a better place to live, work and play.