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Who to Call When You Need a Last Minute Venue

Struggling with the last minute venue? call us! Are you planning an event at the last minute and can’t find a venue? Event spaces are fast to be taken up and booked out, and some can be reserved months in advance! So what do you do if you can’t find a venue? Ask us for […]

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6 Ideas for a Corporate Christmas Party That’s a Little Different

We’ve rolled into the second half of the year, and that can only mean one thing: it’s time to plan the office Christmas party. As always, expectations are high, and people want to be impressed and rewarded for all the hard work they’ve done. It’s up to you to deliver an event that makes them […]

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CHEFIN makes the finals for Catering Awards of Excellence

Feeling impatient? Read through this article to the end and you’ll find something special for you from the CHEFIN team 🙂   CHEFIN has been announced as a finalist in the 2018 Savour Australia Restaurant & Catering Hostplus Awards for Excellence. The nationally recognised awards are independently judged and reward ‘exceptional service and culinary talent […]

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Who to Call When You Need a Last Minute Chef

Last minute Chef – Your Lifebuoy! It’s the ultimate party nightmare. You’ve got a chef booked in for an important event and they’ve just had to cancel on you last minute.  The event is fast approaching, and people will be hungry! You desperately need to bring in another chef – but where will you find […]

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Get the Hen Party Started With This Checklist!

Planning a hens, hun? It might sound like it’s all fun and games (and it kind of is), but there’s a lot of organisation that needs to be done to pull off an unforgettable hens night. This checklist will help make sure you get the hen party started the right way, to pull off the […]

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Eat local – why it’s important

Eat Local: How to source eco-friendly, fresh ingredients & why it’s important You’ve heard it everywhere – ‘eat local’, ‘paddock to plate’, ‘seasonal ingredients’. But what’s eating local all about? We’re passionate about sourcing local, fresh ingredients here at CHEFIN. Our chefs gather their seasonal produce from farmers markets to create a meal that’s eco-friendly, […]

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7 Ideas for a Unique and Unforgettable Hens Party

Hens party – nobody said planning a hens night was easy, while we can all agree that it’s a lot of fun! When one of your closest girlfriends is marrying the love of her life, you’d best be sending her off with a big bash. Usually, hens party ideas will go one of two ways. […]

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3 Festive Ways to Celebrate Christmas in July in Sydney

We’ve grown up watching movies that show a cold, snowy Christmas spent in front of the fire or skating around on ice rinks, and why shouldn’t we get our fair share of the winter Christmas fun? We love our warm Aussie Christmases by the barbie, but living in the Land Down Under means we’re also […]

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The Ultimate Event Planning Checklist

Event Planning Checklist – start planning your event with our checklist. We divided event planning activities for several stages: planning your event preparing your event day before the event one hour before the event during the event after the event Whether you’re a seasoned event planner or not quite sure where to start, an event […]

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Creative Team Building Ideas for EOFY 2019

Team Building Ideas You already know the value of team building events for fostering better communication between work colleagues. Team building events have been around for decades because they are proven to contribute positively to employee motivation and building trust, resulting in increased productivity. Food is an important part of team building events and food […]

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How to Choose the Best Dining Style for Your Corporate Event

Corporate Event – how to create meaningful experience choosing the perfect dining style. When organising a corporate event you already know to take into account the time of day, the number of attendees, the preferred location and the type of event whether it be a board meeting or a product launch. Choosing the best dining […]

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How to plan a same-sex wedding that’s delightfully different

Wedding??? What, can same-sex couples marry? With marriage equality (finally – read a note in the bottom of this article) achieved in Australia, thousands of same-sex couples can now turn their attention to getting a ‘YES’ vote for their amazing wedding planning skills! Equality means that a gay wedding can be as traditional or alternative […]