Restaurant Association of New Zealand

National Calendar

2014 Nelson Hospitality Golf Day

The Restaurant Association will be holding the 9th annual Hospitality Golf Day on 14th April, 2014, at Waahi Taakaro Golf Club and members are invited to enter.

28 April 2014 |

The Riverhead Cusine Masterclass

You are invited to a masterclass demonstration by Ian Braund and Paul Jobin of The Riverhead. Together, Paul and Ian will demonstrate a range of dishes that make you feel good to eat them. Each dish will be available to sample on the night with a glass of wine.

30 April 2014 |

Barista Smackdown

An exciting style of 'knock out' competition, the event will see over 90 baristas go head to head for the title of 'Smackdown Champ'! 22 June 2014 | Read more...

Auckland Regional Culinary Fare

Student and trainee chefs, baristas and front of house staff compete for two days at the end of June (28 & 29 June) in Auckland as they compete in this junior regional competitions.

28 June 2014 |

New Zealand Culinary Fare

Chefs, baristas, front of house staff, sommeliers, students take over the Vodafone Events Centre, Auckland for three days at the end of August (18-20 August) as they compete in over 60 culinary competitions at the NZ Culinary Fare.

17 August 2014 |


This is an annual highlight in the industry calendar. Feast by Famous Chefs' is a celebration of New Zealand's best chefs, diverse foods and exceptional wines.

17 August 2014 |