The Randell Cottage Writers Trust has ongoing financial commitments, including the maintenance and furnishing of the cottage and upkeep of the garden. The Friends of the Randell Cottage support the Trust’s work through fund-raising and publicity efforts. You can help us out by making a tax-deductible donation to the Friends, either as a one-off gift or as a regular monthly payment.

Bronze donor: $100.00
Silver donor: $250.00
Gold donor: $500.00

Donors will be acknowledged in the Friends’ newsletter – unless privacy is requested – and will receive email updates about Friends activities, including invitations to readings and other events.

Please contact us directly if you are interested in making a larger contribution or would like to establish a regular monthly payment to the Friends.


Donations can be made by emailing with your contact details and details of payment via internet banking so we can send you a receipt.

Our ANZ account number is 06 0545 0329586 00. Please include your name and the words ‘Donation’ as references.


We also invite you to consider making a bequest to either the Friends or the Trust. For information about giving through bequests visit

Charitable Status

The Randell Cottage Writers Trust is a trust and the Friends of the Randell Cottage is an incorporated society. Both have been granted donee status by the Department of Inland Revenue and are registered under the Charities Act 2005:

Randell Cottage Writers Trust – CC22788
Friends of the Randell Cottage – CC22800

All donations of $5 or more are tax-deductible. A receipt will be sent for all donations received.