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The Great Kiwi Home and Living Show - Exhibitor Communications

By The Great Kiwi Home and Living Show | Posted: Friday September 21, 2018

Guest chefs, cooking competitions and great food - the 2018 Great Kiwi Home and Living Show is going to be better than ever!

Guest Chefs and Competitions

This year's show is going to be a buzz of activity with the introduction of the new Whitestone Cheese Fresh Food Show. 

We have three great celebrity chefs Simon Gault, Brett McGregor and Annabel Langbein lined up, who'll be busy with cooking demonstrations, inspirational talks,  and judging competitions.

This year we'll also have three great cooking competitions:

Farm to Fork

Four local chefs and four Otago Polytechnic cookery students will be given 90 minutess to create an entrée and a main. Who will be crowned Dunedin's champion chef?

The Southern Cake-Off brought to you by Gilbert’s Fine Food

The search is on for the best chocolate cake in the South.  Cakes will be judged on flavour, quality, visual appeal, decoration skill and creativity. Featuring guest judge Annabel Langbein.

Kiwi Kids Can Cook brought to you by NZ Chef's Association

Participants will be given 30 minutes to cook their favourite dish with the winner of each age group going on to compete at the 2019 national finals in Auckland. Featuring guest judge Simon Gault.


Tickets on sale!

Tickets are on sale via Ticketmaster. Tickets cost $10 for adults, $5 for Seniors/Gold Card holders and children are free.

All tickets increase to $15 on the day of the event. Encourage your customers to purchase prior to take advantage of the discount. 


Marketing activity

In the lead-up to the show we are running an extensive marketing campaign. Keep an eye for our bus backs and street posters. Other advertising includes radio ads, ODT and Allied Press community newspapers and online advertising. Get a sneak peak of these adverts below.

The Great Kiwi Home & Living Show in the news

Heat goes on at home show grill ODT, Wednesday 19 September 

Tickets on sale for home and living show ODT, Saturday  15 September

The heat's on Dunedin chefs ODT, Friday 14 September

Simon Gault's spring flavours ODT, Wednesday 5 September

Leading chefs to feature at Dunedin show ODT, Saturday 11 August


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