We do it all
from the ground up
We do it all
from the ground up

Welcome to Welshy Contracting Ltd

Established in Ashburton, Welshy Contracting works throughout the South Island to meet our customers' diverse needs.

Welshy Contracting, formerly known as Welshy Digger Hire, is a family owner and operated business in Ashburton, Canterbury since 2004.
Welshy Contracting can undertake a wide range of projects from agricultural, civil and commercial work and much more.

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Civil Works

From digger hire, installation of fibre or power services via directional drill or mole ploughing, site clearance, trenching and cable laying, post hole boring, fencing and much more.

Welshy Agri Services

In 2020, Welshy Contracting developed a new division to better describe its services, Welshy Agricultural Services, for all your farm maintenance needs. From hedge cutting, rut busting, muck spreading, our gear and our guys can get the job done for you.


Equipment and Machinery Hire

Whether it's with one of our experienced operators or dry hire, we have the gear for you. From 2ton to 23ton diggers, bulldozer, rollers, mini tippers to 20ton trucks, trailers and much more.

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Welshy Contracting

Welshy Contracting (Welshy Digger Hire Ltd) is a family-owned and operated business in Ashburton. Welshy and a team of dedicated operators are capable of undertaking a wide range of projects including general earthmoving, farm maintenance and civil works.