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How do I book if I am a Patron or a Friend?

Please use the dedicated booking line (09) 951 2525 (open 9-5 Monday-Friday) or email groups@ticketmaster.co.nz and quote your Patron details or Friend membership number when booking. For any queries, please contact Tessa Yeoman on (09) 376 8074, ext 3.

Where is the Patrons' Lounge?

Exclusive to our Patrons, this lounge is situated in the Blues Bar at the Aotea Centre, overlooking the square. It is the perfect place to relax or meet other members between Festival sessions, and to enjoy complimentary wine, coffee, light refreshments and newspapers.

Where can I collect my Patrons' Pack?

Patrons’ packs including tickets, lanyards and wristbands can be collected from the Festival Information Desk at the Aotea Centre from Tuesday 16 May.

How can I become a Patron or a Friend of the Festival?

Visit our Support Us page to find out more about becoming a Festival Friend or Patron.

For further inquiries, please contact Tessa Yeoman on (09) 376 8074, ext 3, or email tyeoman@writersfestival.co.nz.

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