Restaurant Association of New Zealand


Some of the major annual events that the Restaurant Association organises are listed below. You can also check out our other upcoming events by clicking here to go to our national calendar.

New Zealand Culinary Fare

This event comprises of 60 competitions covering both kitchen & restaurant. It provides a platform for participants to compete for awards & prizes.

Feast by Famous Chefs

Feast by Famous Chefs dinner organised by the Restaurant Association is the glamorous industry social event of the year.

Rotorua Hospitality Awards

The Rotorua Hospitality Awards is the regions premier hospitality awards, to celebrate and recognise everything and everyone that is hospitality.

Christchurch Hospitality Awards

The Christchurch Hospitality Awards are here to reflect the '€˜New Christchurchâ' and showcase our world class city of hospitality.

Hospitality Summit

The Hospitality Summit is a day packed full of inspiration and advice from some of our finest hospitality leaders

Good Neighbour Award

In 2014 the Restaurant Association, together with founding sponsor American Express, launched a new annual award which recognises a Restaurant Association member who is involved in doing outstanding things in community service.

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