Winner of the Australian Event Awards 2014 'Best Achievement in Catering'

Tropical Catering & Events in Cairns has been named among the most innovative and outstanding in the Australian events industry in the prestigious annual Australian Event Awards  for 2014.

Tropical Catering and Events was named as winner of the category for Best Achievement in Catering and selected from hundreds of entries from across Australia and an incredibly diverse range of industries to make the list of just four finalists in this category and progressed to be announced as the category winner on 11 November 2014.  Read more ...

Tropical Catering and Events Cairns - catering for conference, function, trade events in Cairns.Ben McCarthy (Executive Chef), Cathy Alexander (Events Manager) and Mark Kamsler (Executive Director) of Tropical Catering & Events 

Vital, sustaining, sensual and comforting ...

Food … it’s implications are boundless. Vital, sustaining, sensual and comforting, food is indelibly woven into the textiles of our lives.

Here at Tropical Catering and Events we believe that eating should be a culinary adventure. An adventure with roots firmly imbedded in our local culture that spans our pristine natural environs, our reefs, our rainforests and our bountiful tablelands. Renowned for almost prehistoric beauty it is from the heart of these unpolluted havens that our finest produce is sourced. The diverse range of locally grown offerings include grain-fed beef, fresh-caught barramundi, tea, coffee, cheese, milk, yogurt, ice cream, nuts, meat, poultry, eggs, exotic fruits, organic and bio-dynamic foods plus a variety of Bush tucker ingredients of indigenous Australia.

For over twenty years, Tropical Catering & Events has built a stellar reputation delivering impeccable dining experiences to Cairns most prestigious signature events.

So whether for 100, 1,000 or even more, explore our innovative menus or let our inventive chefs customise a culinary adventure just for you inspired by your story and vision.

ATE Cairns 2014

It was the catering gig to end all gigs …

… the brief; to showcase the very best of Australian food and drink, and leave a discerning, influential audience of global tourism professionals in no doubt that this country offers the best produce and dining in the world.  Read more ...