Waitaki Arts Festival: Meet the Author Morning Tea

17 Oct

$20 / River-T Estate Winery, Kurow / 10.30am

JOIN NOVELIST BECKY MANAWATU FOR MORNING TEA AT RIVER-T ESTATE WINERY.

Experience the gateway to the stunning Waitaki Valley on your drive out to Kurow. Enjoy the great views and sample wonderful delights from Alisha and her team at the stunning River-T Estate Winery while you mix and mingle with the award winning author Becky Manawatu.

Becky Manawatu (Ngāi Tahu) was born in Nelson and raised in Waimangaroa, living in Germany and Italy before returning to the West Coast with her family. Auē is her first novel. Launched in 2019, it won the 2020 Jann Medlicott Acorn Prize and the Ngaio Marsh Award for Best Crime Novel, and has been in the bestseller lists ever since. Bookseller Kiran Dass says: “I think everybody should read Auē. It’s a book that people will still be talking about in decades to come.” Becky is the 2021 University of Otago Burns Fellow in Dunedin, and is working on her next book.

Book ahead on 021 292 4081 so you don’t miss out.

RIVER-T ESTATE WINERY
5292A KUROW-DUNTROON ROAD, KUROW

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