To promote, encourage and enhance artistic & cultural participation and awareness in the Amuri area.

What we do in the Amuri community.

ACAC Gallery

Located behind the Hanmer Library this beautiful room provides space for artists

to show their work. No commission is charged by ACAC. All sales are the

responsibility of the artist. Contact Charlotte Baldwin if

    you would like to exhibit.







ACAC Market

Open every Saturday under the redwood trees in the Hanmer village.

Open from Labour Weekend through to Easter. Crafts, soaps, jewellery, local produce,

toys and clothing. To apply for a space and to check out our Stall criteria go to   


Arts on Tour New Zealand

Visiting artists come to Hanmer and entertain. Over recent years we have had

Stand-up comic: Michele A’Court, Lyttelton band: The Eastern, & Violinist:

Fiona Pears perform. Keep an eye out for notices about upcoming events.


 ACAC Workshops:

We hold workshops throughout the year depending upon the needs within the

Amuri community. Last year we held a “Solar Print workshop at Amuri Area School,

as well as Upholstery and Wood restoration workshops.

Watch our Facebook page for workshops over 2018.


ACAC Short Courses Application: Performance & Workshop 


Amuri Community Arts Council (ACAC) welcomes your applications.

The ACAC meets on the second Monday of each month to con

sider these applications.

Please contact Sue Harris or Helen Wright to ask for an application form.


     ACAC Annual Art Competition:

A new theme every year. Open to both children and adults. Great prizes.

Information due out in Term 1 2019.  Ask at your local library.

Amuri Cmmunity Arts Council: Find us on Facebook

We are a small but very positive community group, meeting every second Monday in the month.

New members are very welcome. Please contact either Sue Harris or Charlotte Baldwin.


Email Charlotte Baldwin: