56 Eden Street - The childhood home of Janet Frame from 1931 to 1943
'I wanted an imagination that would inhabit a world of fact, descend like a shining light upon the ordinary life of Eden Street..'
The house is now closed for the 2016 season and will repopen early November 2016 for the summer.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you want to get in touch while the house is closed.
The website is currently having a revamp, this old site will provide information meanwhile,
As part of the celebrations for our anniversary season ( 2014-2015) a Capital Fund for the upkeep of the house was established.The trust acknowledges these generous people as foundation contributors
Bill and Peggy Tramposch: Carol Berry; Kate Camp; Karen Ross
Gordon Scott; Whitestone Cheese;
Cooper and Hunt
Berry and Co; Gwenda Pennington; Linda Cowan
Gavin McLean; Shelia Natusch; Betty and Geoge Patterson; Hugh Perkins; Sandra Pooch; Roger Robinson; and Graham Beattie
Contributions to the Capital Fund continue, contributions can be made throught the same methods as Friends.
The sign welcoming visitors to 56 Eden Street, Oamaru