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Leading online writing courses with individual tutoring
by award-winning writers.



At NZ Writers' College, we're committed to helping writers write well, whether they want to get published, work in the writing industry, or write for their own pleasure.

Choose from over 30 writing courses, and study with best-selling New Zealand author Paul Smith, multi-award-winning travel writer Yvonne van Dongen, the lauded journalist Sarah Lang, or prize-winning children's book author Philippa Werry, among many other tutors.



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Helen Brain: Creative Writing Tutor  

Tutor Spotlight:

Helen Brain.


Helen tutors several of our courses including the popular 'Basics of Creative Writing' course. Read an interview with her and find out what she's looking for in her students' work.

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About Us

NZ Writers College is a leading online writing school in New Zealand.

We offer specialised, online writing courses tutored by award-winning writers. Get the writing tools you need, expert insider advice and hours and hours of writing practice. Work one-to-one with a professional writer and realise your writing dreams.



NZ Writers College offers online writing classes all over New Zealand, Australia and the Pacific Islands. We have students from Auckland, Hamilton, Tauranga, Napier, Whangarei, Rotorua, Hastings, Wellington, Nelson, Christchurch, Invercargill, Dunedin, Hawkes Bay, Palmerston North, as well as Sydney, Perth, Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra and Melbourne, Australia.

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Phone:      +64 9 550 4635

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