The Arts Centre would like to acknowledge and sincerely thank the following donors for their support in 2015:


Major donors

  • John Griffin

Cornerstone Programme

  • Anonymous (x2)
  • Annette and Robin Mann
  • Carol Caldwell and Charley Fleischmann
  • Dorothy Maclean
  • Ian and Lynne Lochhead
  • Jen Crawford and Andy Mathers
  • Kathy Brown and Mark Wilson
  • Michael Lane and Monica Ryan
  • Peter and Deirdre Cottrell


  • Christina Sell-McLachlan
  • The late Colin McLachlan MNZM
  • David Parry
  • Gillian Heald
  • Jen Crawford
  • Hon. Margaret Austin
  • Margaret Harrison
  • Michael Kelly
  • Nova Purchase
  • Philippa Bates
  • Rob Hall
  • Rosemary and Ted Perry
  • Scott McCrea
  • Yani Johanson


Grants, Trusts and Foundations:

  • Aotearoa Foundation
  • Christchurch Earthquake Appeal Trust
  • Drummond Inheritance Trust
  • Fletcher Building
  • Henshaw Developments Trust
  • Mainland Foundation
  • Ministry of Culture and Heritage
  • Rātā Foundation
  • The Elizabeth Ball Trust
  • The Trusts Community Foundation
  • Wayne Francis Charitable Trust

Corporate Funding and Sponsorship:

  • Daveron Scaffolding Ltd.
  • NZ Post
  • New Zealand Property Council
  • Pedersen Read Ltd
  • Professional CAD System Limited

The Arts Centre of Christchurch is a registered charity in New Zealand (CC21247). Donations to the Arts Centre directly support the restoration and phased reopening of the site, enabling the Arts Centre to more quickly return to an internationally renowned centre for arts, design and performance.