Between the Lines

The Inaugural Central Hawke's Bay Readers and Writers Festivities, 23-26 July 2020.

Between the Lines - Chewing the Cud

Join us for an interesting evening ‘Chewing the Cud’, a conversation with Steve Braunias and Bill Ralston. Two of New Zealand's most well-known names are opening the inaugural CHB Readers and Writers Festival with a fireside chat in the beautiful historic Langton House. Steve Braunias is...

Date: Thursday 23 July
Where: 
Langton House, Pukehou, Central Hawke's Bay
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Between the Lines - The Texture of Words [Poetry]

Join us in a rustic boutique of timber and textiles to hear readings from two of New Zealand’s best known and talented poets. Tayi Tibble, a poet and essayist, is joining us from Wellington. She holds a Masters degree in Creative Writing from the International Institute of Modern Letters. She...

Date: Friday 24 July
Where: 
Tattertales, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay
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Between the Lines - Bubbles & Books - Sponsored by Agri-lab

Join us for bubbles, lunch and laughter at the famous Nola Cafe in Waipawa. Our special lunchtime guest and speaker Wendyl Nissen will captivate with stories of her life as a journalist, magazine editor and broadcaster. She gave up her corporate life 15 years ago and now lives in the...

Date: Friday 24 July
Where: 
Nola Cafe, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay
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Between the Lines - Parallel Lives

A wonderful evening of conversation is guaranteed with guests Sir Bob Kerridge and Dr Matthew Hall, led by well-known writer and editor Paul Little. Bob Kerridge was the public face of the SPCA and voice for animal rights in NZ for over 20 years. Now retired in Hawkes Bay he speaks about growing...

Date: Friday 24 July
Where: 
Mountview, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay
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Between the Lines - An Afternoon with Charity Norman

Due to popular demand and a fully soldout event, Charity Norman has agreed to host a second session - An Afternoon with Charity Norman, in the elegant ballroom of Ashcott Homestead. Spend an afternoon listening to, and chatting with, this talented author. Discover the inspiration and process of...

Date: Saturday 25 July
Where: 
Ashcott Homestead, Takapau, Central Hawke's Bay
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Between the Lines - Crime!

The Between the Lines Festival organisers are thrilled to include much-loved author Charity Norman to our line up. Charity was born in Uganda, and grew up in the UK. After several years of travel Charity trained as a barrister specialising in crime and family law. She moved to NZ in 2002 with...

Date: Saturday 25 July
Where: 
Ashcott Homestead, Takapau, Central Hawke's Bay
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Between the Lines - Spotlight on CHB

The final event of the Between the Lines Festivities - Showcasing CHB and celebrating our local authors. Five local authors will speak about their work and inspiration at this brunch event being held in the wonderful Settlers Museum, Waipawa. Start your Sunday with coffee and bacon buttie...

Date: Sunday 26 July
Where: 
Central Hawke's Bay Settlers Museum, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay
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