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Nau mai ki Randell Cottage – Kei te iho o Pipitea mai anō i te tau 1867, he āhuru mōwai mō ngā kaituhi mai i te tau 2002.

Welcome to Randell Cottage – At the heart of Thorndon since 1867, a haven for writers since 2002.

Bienvenue sur la page web du Randell Cottage – Construit au sein de Thorndon en 1867, le cottage accueille des écrivains depuis 2002.

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Save The Date

The AGM of the Friends of the Randell Cottage will be held at: 11:30 am Tuesday 27 July Alliance Francaise Level 3 78 Victoria Street

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Historic Randell Cottage in Wellington, New Zealand, has been a writers’ residency for New Zealand and French writers since 2001. The Randell Cottage Writers Trust is supported by Creative New Zealand, the New Zealand-France Friendship Fund/Arts Foundation of New Zealand, and the Wellington City Council. It works in close partnership with the Embassy of France.

The cottage has two bedrooms and a writing studio. Located in inner-city Thorndon close to the Lilburn ResidenceRita Angus Cottage, Wellington Asia Residency, and Katherine Mansfield House and Garden, the cottage is within walking distance of the National and Turnbull Libraries and Archives New Zealand.

Saving Randell Cottage

Watch a conversation with descendants of Sarah and William Randell.
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Precolonial Thorndon

Read about what
Pipitea | Thorndon was like
in the early nineteenth century.
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Tour the Cottage

Take a tour of Randell Cottage
with New Zealand writer
Michalia Arathimos.
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