Western Sydney Parklands

Cooking Demonstrations and Recipes

Don't miss Parklands Food Fest live cooking demonstrations, our celebrity chefs have put together some inventive and delicious recipes that will definitely inspire all home cooks:

Matt Preston - renowned author, food critic and MasterChef Australia star

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Don’t miss Matt’s live cooking demo, where he’ll take you through recipes from his most recent book, Yummy, Easy Quick


Marnie Chicken Thighs go West and East
Served with bacon mayo and charred corn.

Field to Feast Salad
With beetroot and radish.


The Shahrouk Sisters - Family Food Fight Winners

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They’ll be showing you how to make a special dish they’ve created especially for Parklands Food Fest.


Rap in the Park 
Middle Eastern omelette with tahini and beetroot pesto.

Beetroot Macaroons
Inspired by Kibbeh.

Travis Harvey - OzHarvest National Executive Chef

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With a strong interest in the philosophical, social, political and scientific issues surrounding the ethics of food, Trav and his work at OzHarvest champions innovative zero waste cooking.  Culminating in major projects including ‘Harvested’ Australia’s first restaurant using 100% rescued food, OzHarvest’s Cooking for a Cause program and launching OzHarvest’s first Food Truck.


Country Fried Chicken
With pickled stalks, stems and outer leaf slaw.


Phoebe Woods - delicious. Food Editor

Phoebe creates impressive yet effortless recipes for delicious. print and online audience, be it entertaining feasts, quick fast family dinners and wicked cakes and pies. 

Pimms and berry crumble with macadamia and cream
From the front page of delicious. magazine's September issue!

The ultimate steak sandwich


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