The guardian of this stunning and unique cultural site is a not-for-profit, independent charitable trust that relies on your donations and sponsorship to continue its restoration and maintenance.


If you are interested in supporting The Arts Centre and would like to speak to the fundraising team, please email Claire Robb, Donor Relations Manager at [email protected] 

Donate now

Help us rebuild The Arts Centre and provide a stunning home for the arts

Sponsor an activity

You can show your support by sponsoring an activity, helping to ensure that this outstanding project gets completed and safeguarding it for future generations to enjoy.

Be a star

A virtual star will be named in your honour for helping us bring stargazing and astronomy education back to the central city.

Regular giving

The Arts Centre is a charitable trust which is not funded by recurrent council or government funding. We depend on gifts and sponsorship from people like you.


You can help future-proof a unique piece of Christchurch’s history by leaving a gift in your will.

Corporate supporters

Our corporate sponsors support us through donations, sponsorship and goods-in-kind.


Every donation, regardless of size, makes a difference and is much appreciated.


The Arts Centre relies upon grants, to keep up the momentum on the restoration project, as well as fund activities and programmes during the year.

The Cornerstone Programme

This programme provides long-term recognition for major supporters and expresses gratitude for their loyalty through a range of unique benefits.


A great way to support The Arts Centre is by giving your time as a volunteer