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Ashburton Art Gallery

327 West St

Ashburton | 7700

P | 03 308 1133

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Gallery Hours

Open Daily: 10am - 4pm

Wednesday: 10am - 7pm

Closed Good Friday, Anzac Morning and Christmas day


Book Launch | Ashburton on the Move

17 May 2023, 5.30pm

Join us to celebrate the launch of Michael Hanrahan’s new book, Ashburton on the Move – 150 years of relocating buildings in the Ashburton District. 

Michael Hanrahan’s new book will have an official launch on May 17 at 5.30pm at the Ashburton Art Gallery and Museum!

This new book, published by the Ashburton Museum & Historical Society, is over 200 pages long, and features almost 150 buildings and more than 550 photos and maps.

If you plan to attend the launch event, please RSVP to (03)308 0392 or

See you at 5.30pm on May 17!




Copies of the book may be ordered now, or bought at the launch! You can order from or post to Ashburton Museum and Historical Society (AM&HS), P O Box 573, Ashburton 7740. It is $40 per copy plus $9.50 shipping (up to two copies) within New Zealand, and overseas shipping will need to be quoted individually.

Payment to Heartland 03 1351, Account 0480610 007 – Please order first then put your surname and order number as the reference for the payment.