28 Feb - 1 Mar 2020

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.

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.

Kahini is delighted to host established and award-winning New Zealand writers – Anahera Gildea, Catherine Chidgey, Chris Tse, Kerry Lane, Paddy Richardson and Pip Desmond – at the 2020 Kāpiti Writers’ Retreat.Each writer will teach morning workshops and lead lively afternoon 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 2019. From this point the 'Whole Retreat including workshop' will be $379.50 incl GST/person.

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28 Feb 5:30pm - 1 Mar 4:00pm 2020

$345.00

Anahera Gildea

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

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28 Feb 5:30pm - 1 Mar 4:00pm 2020

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$345.00

Catherine Chidgey

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

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28 Feb 5:30pm - 1 Mar 4:00pm 2020

$345.00

Chris Tse

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

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28 Feb 5:30pm - 1 Mar 4:00pm 2020

$345.00

Kerry Lane

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

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28 Feb 5:30pm - 1 Mar 4:00pm 2020

$345.00

Paddy Richardson

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

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28 Feb 5:30pm - 1 Mar 4:00pm 2020

$345.00

Pip Desmond

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

28 Feb 5:30pm - 1 Mar 4:00pm 2020

$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.

28 Feb 5:30pm - 1 Mar 4:00pm 2020

$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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