Pictured above: the 2019 event 'Talking Books with Jacinda Ardern'.

Become a Katherine Mansfield Birthplace Society Member

The Katherine Mansfield Birthplace Society Inc. is a registered charity that owns and operates Katherine Mansfield House & Garden. It was formed by Oroya Day in 1986 to purchase, restore and care for the house and garden at 25 Tinakori Road.

You can support the Katherine Mansfield Birthplace Society by becoming a member. The support of our members is vital to the future of Katherine Mansfield House & Garden. They carry on the commitment of the original Katherine Mansfield Birthplace Society members to preserve the built heritage of Aotearoa New Zealand and celebrate the legacy of an extraordinary woman and writer.

The benefits of annual membership are: unlimited free admission, a 10% discount on merchandise in our giftshop and online shop, a subscription to our e-newsletter, first-access or discounted tickets to events, and invitations to activities and special occasions.

Membership Rates

  January to December July to December
Individual Member $50.00 per year $25.00 per half year
Joint Member $60.00 per year per duo $30.00 per half year
Student Member $20.00 per year $10.00 per half year
Corporate Member $250.00 per year per company $125.00 per year per company

The membership year runs from 1 January to 31 December. Those who join or renew halfway through the membership year (any date between 1 July and 30 November) will pay 50% of the relevant membership fee for that membership year. Those who join or renew in December will pay for a full year membership, which will be valid from the date of payment through to 31 December of the following year. For example, if you join or renew on 5 December 2022, your membership year will run until 31 December 2023. Renewal reminders are sent by email, then post.

To enquire, please fill in our contact form or sign up immediately by visiting our online shop. Payment options include payment directly to our bank account, a credit card transaction over the phone, or visiting in person to pay by Eftpos, credit card or cash. Unfortunately, from 1 July 2021 we will no longer be able to accept cheques.