The Plains Railway & Historical Museum ComplexMaronan Road, Tinwald: 11am - 4pm. K88 Train Rides, Vintage Machinery, Museum Village open, Hand Craft Display. Browse through the Ashburton Fire Museum, the Ashburton Woodworkers and Lynn Woodworking Museum - take a miniature Train Ride with the Ashburton Steam & Model Engineers. Find us on Facebook
Originals Motorcycle Show and ShineRSA Cox Street Ashburton, 11.30 am – 4.00 pm. Open to all makes and models to be on site by 11.00am. Entry $10.00 per bike, prizes for top 10 bikes. Gold coin entry, money raised goes to charity.> Contact: Gerald McKenzie, 021 259 4761
Ashburton Airport boasts an outstanding Aviation Museum which is home to some of New Zealand's most unique aircraft, including the GR3 Harrier VTOL Jetfighter, 1933 Porterfield, B2 Canberra Bomber cockpit and the 1942 German Veihe Glider and the Skyhawk.
The Ashburton Aviation Museum is open daily 1pm – 3pm with extended hours on Wednesday and Saturday 9am – 3pm. Cost of entry is $10.00 with children under 12 years of age free. To arrange to visit the museum outside of these hours please phone (03) 308 6408.