22-24 Feb 2019

El Rancho, 58 Weggery Drive, Waikanae, New Zealand Map

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Join us for the Kāpiti Writers' Retreat and renew and recharge your writing and your life.

Join us for the 2019 Kāpiti Writers’ Retreat and renew and recharge your writing and your life. The Kāpiti Writers’ Retreat is an immersive, two-day gathering for writers, happening on the Kāpiti Coast. The retreat includes intensive morning workshops, lively afternoon discussions and space to write, relax and engage with topics critical to your work. Read about last year’s event here.

Kahini is delighted to host six established New Zealand writers–Anahera Gildea, Brannavan Gnanalingam, James George, Lynn Jenner, Mandy Hager, Vana Manasiadis and Whiti Hereaka, –at the 2019 Kāpiti Writers’ Retreat. Each writer will teach morning workshops: in fiction, poetry, mixed genre, manuscript development and dialogue. In the afternoons they will lead discussions on topics pertinent to craft and literature in Aotearoa.

All writers are welcome, at whatever stage you are in your writing life!

Please note early bird tickets for the Retreat are only available until 31 December 2018. From this point the 'Whole Retreat including workshop' will be $379.50 incl GST/person.

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22 Feb 5:30pm - 24 Feb 5:30pm 2019

$345.00

Brannavan Gnanalingam

Includes two morning workshops with Brannavan Gnanalingam, attendance at afternoon discussions, evening sessions and meals (morning and afternoon tea, lunch and dinner on both days).

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22 Feb 5:30pm - 24 Feb 5:30pm 2019

$345.00

James George

Includes two morning workshops with James George, attendance at afternoon discussions, evening sessions and meals (morning and afternoon tea, lunch and dinner on both days).

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22 Feb 5:30pm - 24 Feb 5:30pm 2019

$345.00

Lynn Jenner

Includes two morning workshops with Lynn Jenner, attendance at afternoon discussions, evening sessions and meals (morning and afternoon tea, lunch and dinner on both days).

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22 Feb 5:30pm - 24 Feb 5:30pm 2019

$345.00

Mandy Hager

Includes two morning workshops with Mandy Hager, attendance at afternoon discussions, evening sessions and meals (morning and afternoon tea, lunch and dinner on both days).

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22 Feb 5:30pm - 24 Feb 5:00pm 2019

$345.00

Vana Manasiadis

Two mornings of workshop with Vana Manasiadis, attendance at afternoon discussions, evening sessions and meals (morning and afternoon tea, lunch and dinner on both days).

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22 Feb 5:30pm - 24 Feb 5:30pm 2019

$345.00

Whiti Hereaka

Includes two morning workshops with Whiti Hereaka, attendance at afternoon discussions, evening sessions and meals (morning and afternoon tea, lunch and dinner on both days).

22 Feb 5:30pm - 24 Feb 5:30pm 2019

$161.00

Includes two nights accommodation in a private room with shared bathroom facilities, kitchenette and lounge. Beds come with linen and blankets. BYO towel. Breakfast is provided in the main dining room. If you want to share a unit with someone in particular please note it at the end.

22 Feb 5:30pm - 24 Feb 5:30pm 2019

$92.00

Includes two nights accommodation in a twin or triple room with shared bathroom facilities, kitchenette and lounge. Beds come with linen and blankets. BYO towel. Breakfast is provided in the main dining room. If you want to share a room with someone in particular please note it at the end.

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