Monthly Archives: June 2011

Te Papa opens up mysterious Randell collection

Sister’s Secret Stash – Tales from Te Papa episode 88 Te Papa has a collection of items found in the Randell Cottage. Here’s an excerpt from the Picture Library newsletter and a link to the images:  June 2011 I came across … Continue reading

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Friends of the Randell Cottage AGM

 Friends of the Randell Cottage AGM (The AGM follows on from the Fiction on Fire event at the Millwood Gallery)  Tuesday 12 July at 7.45 pm Thistle Inn (upstairs room), 3 Mulgrave Street, Thorndon All welcome.

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Fiction on Fire – A Randell Cottage event at Millwood Gallery

 A Randell Cottage event at Millwood Gallery 291B Tinakori Road Thorndon Tuesday 12 July 6-7 pm. Free. Come and hear authors Fiona Kidman and Peter Walker read over a glass of wine. This will be the first public reading of Fiona’s … Continue reading

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First Randell Writer in Residence Peter Wells awarded 2011 Creative New Zealand Michael King Writers’ Fellowship

Author Peter Wells has been awarded the $100,000 Creative New Zealand Michael King Writers’ Fellowship to research and write a non-fiction book titled ‘Sparrow on a Rooftop‘.  The book looks at the months of December 1871 and January 1872 when … Continue reading

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