With so many events, festivals and markets, you're never short of something to do around Mid Canterbury!
Peek through hoardings to see progress on Library and Civic Centre construction
Newly cut holes on the hoardings installed along Baring Square East now gives interested visitors a sneak peek on the building progress of the new Library and Civic Centre construction.
Speed limits changing on Mid Canterbury roads
Motorists are being advised to be extra mindful of their speed around Ashburton, Lake Hood, Lauriston and at Lakes Camp/Clearwater later this month, as new signposted limits come into force.
ANZAC Day rubbish and recycling services
All Parks will be closed on Sunday 25 April 2021. The Ashburton Resource Recovery Park will be open Monday 26 April, while the Rakaia Resource Recovery Park and Methven Green Waste will remain closed.
New designated parks for motorbikes at EA Networks Centre
Looking to maximise parking at its sporting facility, Council has designated a new parking area for motorbikes at EA Network Centre.
MAYOR: Last chance to have your say on Long-Term Plan
This past five weeks, Council has been accepting feedback from residents on what we plan to do in the district over the next 10 years, and it’s not too late to have your say too.
Ashburton delegation to Parliament initiates pathway for addressing NPS on Freshwater Management
A delegation from the Ashburton District to Parliament House in the nation's capital has yielded promising conversations with the Government over the new National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management and National Environmental Standards as part of the Governments Essential Freshwater Package, Ashburton Mayor Neil Brown says.
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.