OUR SPONSORS FOR 2017
All of the following sponsors recognise the importance of being partnered with this premier event, and we appreciate their support in bringing this vibrant culinary show to Hamilton.
OUR OFFICIAL PARTNERS
We would like to recognise the special contribution our official partners provide the show.
Heathcote Appliances Ltd - Heathcote Appliances has been owned by the Heathcote family since 1946. The original store based in Morrinsville sold a wide range of appliances and supplies to the local community.
Heathcotes has continued to grow over the years to 5 Appliance stores, a certified appliance service department and a specialised air conditioning/heat pump installation and service team. Heathcotes employs around 100 staff in the Waikato.
What makes us different? Being locally owned and operated Heathcotes has a vested interest in our local community, sponsoring various local events and schools. That’s why we are proud to get behind the Great NZ Food Show.
The Hits Waikato 98.6 - Music you know and love! The very best presenters in New Zealand!
The Hits is designed to engage with today’s adult listener. It’s the place you go to feel happy, connect with likeminded people, laugh and sing along to all the songs.
Wintec Centre for Beauty Therapy, Hairdressing and Hospitality
Whether it’s providing you with hands-on learning environments and access to some of the best purpose-built training facilities in the country, or engaging top industry professionals as tutors, we’ve got it covered.
When you join the ranks of Wintec graduates taking on the world, you won’t feel thrown in the deep end. Because we know there’s no better way to learn about your potential future career, than to experience it. So whether it's work experience or work-simulated learning, we’ll be here for guidance and support while you 'find your feet'. And when the time comes to put your knowledge into practice, you’ll enjoy developing the skills and confidence to succeed.
Before you’re ready to join the 'real world', we bring the world to you. When you’re learning top techniques and skills, in some of the best purpose-built training facilities in the country, you'll 'wow' your future employers from day one. Your confidence will soar to new heights in these learning environments, which include a student radio station, an art gallery, a practicing nursing ward, science teaching laboratories, fully equipped sport science facilities, specialist kitchens and a training restaurant, hair and beauty salons, music and design studios, a veterinary surgery, an animal house and fully equipped trades workshops, which are regarded as some of the best in the country.
Your tutors are more than just academics. They started where you are, now they’re highly respected in their fields of expertise, and keep actively connected with industry via their involvement in research and development. You’ll benefit from the wealth of knowledge, experience and industry connections, they have to offer you. By the time you leave Wintec you’ll be ready to make a difference: whether it’s to your life, someone else’s, or the world, we’ll help you get there.
Vilagrad Vineyard & Winery - Established in 1922 by Ivan Milicich Snr, Vilagrad Winery is now in its fifth generation as a family owned and operated winery right here in the Waikato. Specialising in fine wine, food and entertainment.
Our exquisite range of multi award winning wines are carefully hand harvested and hand crafted at the winery creating high quality wines that reflect the climate and soils of the region.
Enjoy our delicious Mediterranean cuisine with a relaxing Sunday Lunch, a memorable Wedding Day or the sensational Harvest Festival. Vilagrads exudes a unique sense of history, charm and style to every occasion.
OUR SUPPORTING SPONSORS
We would like to recognise the special contribution our supporting sponsors provide the show.
Good George - In 2011 Good George begun in a great location in the heart of Frankton, Hamilton and converted the old St George’s church into the Good George Brewery.
Good George has now grown to a team that includes 5 brewers. The recent addition of a bottling and canning line has allowed us to take Good George Brewing to the next level!
At Good George we share a common mission – ‘to create better beer moments’. Good George encourages drinkers to explore the awesome new world of beer and cider, show them how best to enjoy it, and have a bloody good time in the process.