Events

A collection of the best food and beverage events around NZ and the globe.

October is the NZ Cheese Month

New Zealanders are buying better quality cheeses as they explore different speciality cheese including locally-made takes on classics such as feta, halloumi and Parmesan. Speciality...

Night Noodle Markets Returns

Dumplings, bao, yakitori, hawker rolls, pho, ramen and mango lassi - there’s so much to savour at the up-coming Night Noodle Markets. The popular pop-up...

More Deliciousness added to Taste of Auckland 2019

Shaping up to be a truly gastronomic experience, this year’s Taste of Auckland just keeps getting better with menus taking shape and a host...

The Chocolate & Coffee Show 2019

Auckland’s shrine to all things chocolate and coffee has seriously stepped it up for 2019. This year, the Chocolate & Coffee Show’s chocolate and...

Food entrepreneurs’ call to action for FoodStarter campaign

Kiwis are well known for our ingenuity, but even with all the imagination in the world, it can be hard for entrepreneurs to kick-start...

Finalists for Best Ora King Dish NZ Announced

Ora King, New Zealand King Salmon’s premium foodservice brand, has named chefs Mark Diu (Avon Valley Lodge, Blenheim), Makoto Tokuyama (Cocoro, Auckland) and Phil...

A Toast to the Prosecco Season

This October, Auckland’s premier rooftop bar HI-SO at SO/ Auckland is set to reach new heights with the launch of the Makers Anonymous Summer...

The Chivas Club Pops Up across New Zealand

The Chivas Club is returning in 2019, bringing world class whisky cocktails, entertainment and Chivas XV to a city near you. Following the sell-out success...

Oyster Festival Matakana

The best shuck in town! Reeling in some of the area’s finest purveyors for a grand celebration of ‘vitamin sea’, Oyster Festival Matakana is...

Make your Te Reo Ka Pai with Kai During Maori Language...

It’s Maori Language Week and the team at 5+ A Day are celebrating by promoting the importance of eating fresh fruit and vegetables for...