As a registered charitable trust, we rely on fundraising and the kindness of our supporters to continue operating and offering free events and services to our community.

There are a number of ways you can help support the work we do at Corban Estate, either through volunteering your time, donating to our cause, or joining our community as a Corban Estate Arts Member.

Volunteer with us

Work alongside our team by helping out at events and exhibition openings or setting up art classes and workshops and much more.

Along with the wonderful benefits that volunteering does for our overall wellbeing, by becoming a consistent member of our Volunteer Crew you will:

  • be part of an amazing, warm, creative community
  • enjoy connection with other likeminded people
  • learn new skills and gain unique experiences
  • and can receive a 10% discount from our Gallery Shop and Arts Workshops over time.

To join the team, complete our Volunteer registration form today!


Donate to our cause

We gratefully accept financial donations of any size.

If you would like to make a donation toward the running of Corban Estate Arts Centre, please visit our Givealittle page at any time.


Become a Member

We believe that the arts are vital to a healthy, thriving community.
By joining our whānau as a Corban Estate Arts Member, you’ll be contributing to this cause, by supporting our ability to deliver gallery programmes, arts workshops, schools’ education and wider community engagement.

Membership Benefits

  • Quarterly printed programmes delivered to your door
  • Invitations to openings at the Homestead Galleries
  • Invitations to exclusive Member-only events
  • VIP early booking access to arts workshops and events
  • 10% discount at our Gallery Shop*
  • 10% discount on 1x Arts Workshop p/a*
  • 1x Venue Hire at a discounted rate p/a*
  • Discounts at participating businesses*
  • Monthly e-newsletters to your inbox

Cost of Membership

  • Individual - $45+GST p/a
  • Gold / Student / Community Services Cards - $35+GST p/a


To become a Corban Estate Arts Member, please complete this form which will take you through to payment options: www.ceac.link/membership-form

For any queries, please contact us at: info@ceac.org.nz
or call +64 9 838 4455


*Membership Terms and Conditions

  • Membership is valid for one year from the date of purchase

  • Membership is non-transferrable

  • Membership subscription fees are non-refundable. After your first payment, recurring payments are subsequently made via annual subscription.
You can cancel your membership subscription at any time via PayPal, or: info@ceac.org.nz

  • Memberships cannot be extended due to personal circumstance

  • Memberships cannot be used for commercial activity

  • 10% discount at our Gallery Shop
    Your membership card must be presented in store to redeem your Gallery Shop discount. Replacement cards are available for $5 each.
    Membership discounts cannot be redeemed on sale items.

  • 10% discount on 1x Arts Workshop p/a
    Discounted workshops and events are subject to our standard terms of purchase regarding refunds and cancellations.
    Membership discounts cannot be redeemed on already discounted workshops.

  • 1x Venue Hire at a discounted rate p/a
    Venue hires through our membership discount are subject to our standard terms of hire including; a bond and cleaning requirement, prices being subject to change with a minimum of two weeks' notice provided. Discounted bookings may be subject to change with a minimum of two weeks' notice provided. In such an event, an alternative date or venue will be offered.

  • Discounts at participating businesses
    These will change overtime and members will be informed of these changes as they occur.


Our Supporters

The Corban Estate Arts Centre is grateful for the funding support from the following organisations:



Auckland Council and the Henderson-Massey Local Board as its primary funder, under an annual agreement. Henderson-Massey Local Board also supports occasional projects such as the Henderson Town Centre, Love Hendo and the Kākano Gallery. 


Creative NZ for specific visual art projects.

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Eke Panuku Development Auckland for supporting the Kākano Gallery.


Foundation North for a whole suite of youth projects, events and education programmes including the Kākano Youth Arts Collective.


Lottery Grants Board for contributing to the Kākano Youth Arts Collective and our Alt Arts programme, for youth outside mainstream education.

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Manatū Taonga for contributing to the Kākano Youth Arts Collective. 

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Te Puni Kōkiri for supporting the Kākano Gallery.


The Trusts Community Foundation for a great variety of projects and events, such as the annual Kids Arts Festival, website development and equipment and Kākano Youth Arts Collective.