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      • Save The Date
        • 22 Jun 2021
        • Randell Cottage Writers Trust
        • 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 Wellington After the AGM the current writer in residence, Lynn Davidson, will talk about her work. Refreshments will be served.
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      • A conversation with Randell descendants
        • 1 May 2021
        • Randell Cottage Writers Trust
        • In the last week of April 2021, we celebrated the launch of Saving Randell Cottage. A short film talking with descendants of William and Sarah Randell about how the historic Randell Cottage saved from demolition, restored and donated to become a residence for New Zealand and French writers. Listen to Beverley Randell Price and her […]
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      • Saving Randell Cottage: Video Screening and Website Launch
        • 11 Apr 2021
        • Randell Cottage Writers Trust
        • Join members of the Randell Cottage Writers Trust, the Friends of Randell Cottage and the Friends of the Turnbull for a special screening of Saving Randell Cottage at the National Library on Friday, 30 April at 5:30 for 6:00 pm.
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      • 2021 Wellington Heritage Week
        • 17 Feb 2021
        • Randell Cottage Writers Trust
        • The 2021 Wellington Heritage Week will take place from 25 October to 31 October. Watch this space for details of Randell Cottage’s annual Open Day.    
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      • Applications open for Michael King Writer’s Fellowship
        • 8 Feb 2021
        • Randell Cottage Writers Trust
        • Creative New Zealand is calling for applications from established New Zealand writers for the Michael King Writer's Fellowship, valued at $100,000. The fellowship is awarded every two years to authors of any literary genre, who...
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      • Passing of Nadine Ribault
        • 4 Feb 2021
        • Randell Cottage Writers Trust
        • We record with great sadness the death of Nadine Ribault the first French writer to take up a residency at Randell Cottage nearly twenty years ago. Nadine Ribault died on 17 January 2021. She would have turned 57 on the 20th of January. Our deepest condolences go out to Nadine’s husband Thierry and daughter Blanche. In the Livre […]
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      • Congratulations to Michalia Arathimos
        • 1 Feb 2021
        • Randell Cottage Writers Trust
        • Congratulations to Michalia Arathimos who is University of Waikato‘s 2021 Writer in Residence. Her publication history is diverse, ranging from books and novels to short stories, reviews, non-fiction and poetry. While she is in Hamilton she will work on her third novel Sojourn, which is set in the Waikato. During 2020 Michalia was the Writer […]
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      • Lynn Davidson – 2021
        • 4 Jan 2021
        • Randell Cottage Writers Trust
        • Lynn Davidson is a poet and novelist. Davidson’s most recent publication is the poetry collection Islander. She won the Poetry New Zealand’s 2020 poetry Award and holds a PhD in Creative Writing from Massey University. Davidson will be using her time at Randell Cottage to write a memoir of her move to Scotland in 2016 […]
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      • Michalia Arathimos on Standing Room Only, RNZ
        • 14 Dec 2020
        • Randell Cottage Writers Trust
        • Our 2020 New Zealand resident Michalia Arathimos is nearing the end of her stay at Randell Cottage – and we’ll be very sad to see her go. Last week she spoke to Lynn Freeman of Radio New Zealand’s Standing Room Only about returning to Wellington, life in the cottage and its impact on her project, […]
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      • Michalia Arathimos – 2020
        • 6 Dec 2020
        • Randell Cottage Writers Trust
        • Michalia Arathimos has just returned from Australia, where she lived in Melbourne and other places. She has published work in The Lifted Brow, Westerly, Overland, Landfall, Headland, JAAM, Sport, Turbine, and elsewhere. She won the Sunday Star Times Short Story Prize in 2016. Her first novel, Aukati, was published by Mākaro Press and launched at Melbourne Writers Festival. Arathimos is working […]
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      • Caroline Laurent is the Randell Cottage French resident, 2021
        • 14 Sep 2020
        • Randell Cottage Writers Trust
        • Caroline Laurent will join the Randell Cottage writer residency programme as the 2021 French artist in residence. Born in 1988 and of French-Mauritian origins, Caroline grew up between French Polynesia, Bordeaux, Italy and Paris, where she currently resides. She still travels regularly to Mauritius to visit her maternal family. Caroline is a graduate of modern […]
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      • 1 Nov – Thorndon Open Day: Literature, Music & Art
        • 26 Aug 2020
        • Randell Cottage Writers Trust
        • Combined Open Days at Randell Cottage, Lilburn House and the Rita Angus Cottage – the homes of New Zealand writers, composers, and artists. Join us on Sunday 1 November for an afternoon celebrating art, music and literature at three historic Thorndon creative residencies. Randell Cottage, Lilburn House and Rita Angus Cottage will be open to […]
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      • Save the Date! Annual Open Day Sunday 1 November 2020
        • 13 Aug 2020
        • Randell Cottage Writers Trust
        • Once again, the Randell Cottage and garden will be open to visitors for a once-a-year opportunity on Sunday 1 November as part of the annual Wellington Heritage Week. We will join forces with our fellow Thorndon creative residencies, Lilburn and Rita Angus trusts. Watch this site for details of our programme of readings and refreshments. We look forward to welcoming you.
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      • Michalia Arathimos arrives at the cottage
        • 25 Jul 2020
        • Randell Cottage Writers Trust
        • In late June, we were delighted to be able to welcome our 2020 resident Michalia Arathimos, her partner and two young children to Te Whanganui-a-Tara Wellington.
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      • Paddy Richardson on place-setting
        • 10 Mar 2020
        • Randell Cottage Writers Trust
        • Paddy Richardson, the 2019 CNZ Randell Cottage Writing Fellow, says she loves research but there is no substitute for actually treading the same ground as the characters she’s writing about.
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      • Place-setting: getting right
        • 10 Mar 2020
        • Randell Cottage Writers Trust
        • Paddy Richardson, the 2019 CNZ Randell Cottage Writing Fellow, says she loves research but there is no substitute for actually treading the same ground as the characters she’s writing about.
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