Featherston turns a page

From the Wairarapa News, 21 October: "Featherston turned a new page at the weekend when it hosted New Zealand's first Booktown Festival. The event included a series of book and literary events attractiving book lovers from around the country."

Big media thumbs-up for Featherston Booktown

Great article from the DomPost about Booktown. For the full article, click here. "Book-lovers are converging on Featherston this weekend for a new festival designed to help the historic Wairarapa town turn over a new leaf.It will become the first New Zealand town to host a "Booktown" festival – an international movement of small, rural towns where second-hand bookshops thrive and bookselling, writing, reading, illustrating, printing, making and publishing are celebrated."

Featherston Booktown Survey

Thanks for enjoying Featherston Booktown! We expect this weekend, and many other events during the year, to help create a new, rich and enduring identity for Featherston. So, we're grateful for your feedback. Please take a few minutes to fill out our survey, by clicking below. It's completely anonymous, but if you'd like to leave your details, you'll go into the draw for a Booktown bag of goodies. To take the survey click here. Cheers, The Booktown Team

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