Questions or enquiries? Feel free to get in touch, we're here to help.

Phone: +64 4 473 0149
Fax: +64 4 471 1164

Office hours: 8.30am–5.30pm, Mon–Fri

Office address

Level 1
264 Cuba Street
Wellington 6011
New Zealand

Postal address

PO Box 10113
Waterloo Quay
Wellington 6011
New Zealand


The Aotearoa New Zealand Festival of the Arts team welcomes feedback. Please email

Tāwhiri Trustees

Sarah Kemp (Chair)
Her Worship, Tory Whanau, Mayor of Wellington
Charles Royal (Marutūahu, Ngāti Raukawa, Ngā Puhi)
Susan Freeman-Greene
Mele Wendt MNZM
Allan Frost
Ben Ngaia (Te Āti Awa)
Dr Nicola Ngawati (Ngāpuhi, Ngāti Hine)
Annabel McCallum
David Inns

Tāwhiri Leadership Team

Executive Director – Angela Green

Festival Co-Director – Dolina Wehipeihana

Festival Co-Director - Tama Waipara

Head of Programming – Sasha Gibb

Pouārahi Māori - Tama Ale Samoa

Head of Audience & Partnerships – Amy Dewes

Head of Technical & Production – Paul O'Brien

Head of Finance and Business Operations - Margot van de Water


Producer – Lauren Day

Producer - Cushla Aston

Writers Programme Co-Curators
Claire Mabey
Annemarie Te Whiu

Audience & Partnerships

Philanthropy Advisor – Margie Beattie

Audience & Partnerships Associate – Kate Larkindale

Ticketing Executive - Melusine Pitout

Marketing Campaign Lead – Arpita Dutta

Graphic Lead - Hayley Paul

Content Creator - Shane Boulton

Marketing & Content Coordinator - Sophie Rookes

Online Content Coordinator - Hannah Flacks

Technical & Production

Production Manager - Shannon Broshahan Inglis

Technical Producer - Carly Hayston


Finance Manager – Elizabeth Turner

General Enquiries

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With thanks to

Arts Access Aotearoa
Arts Activators
Anna Briggs - Photography
Consultation Groups
Data Story - Digital Analytics
Kaboose Media - Video Productions
Mark Tantrum - Photography
National Library of New Zealand - venue support
The Dowse Art Musuem - venue support
Volunteers and interns
Workplace Ambassadors