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Happy birthday Katherine Mansfield!

Happy birthday Katherine Mansfield – on 14th October one of New Zealand’s’ most loved writers was born – 125 years ago.

Wellington , celebrates her in many ways  with walks that take in her home and occasionally being able to visit the house in Eastbourne where she was writing as teenager.

Follow the links above for more information.

view from the room she wrote in as teenager
view from the room she wrote in as teenager














Home on Tinakore Road, Wellington
Home on Tinakore Road, Wellington





Katherine Mansfield: guided walk Wellington

Love the writing of Katherine Mansfield, if so take this guided walk to trace her steps here in Wellington, New Zealand during New Zealand book month 2011.

This walk will take about 90 mins and will be guided by NZSA (NZ Society of Authors) member Kevin Boon – a man who has written about Katharine’s life in Wellington.

Visiting Katherine Mansfield's Birthplace is part of the tour

DATE: Sunday 20th 2011 at 1030

COST: $20.00

Bookings required: for more details  contact k.boon@clear.net.nz