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January 2018

1st           New Year's Day

6th          Cromwell Food & Wine Festival

10th        UK Torque d’Or 1st Stage

15 - 17     Hospitality Salon Culinaire Kuwait

19th         ACF VIC Gippsland Guided Food Tour

19 - 21     Gold Coast Food & Wine Expo

21 - 23     Winter Fancy Food San Francisco

26th         Australia Day

26 - 28     Penang International Halal Expo

28 - 31     ISM Confectionary Cologne

 

February 2018

5th           QLD Committee Meeting & Networking

                 Education Committee Meeting

6th           SA Committee Meeting & Networking

                 NT Committee Meeting & Networking

7th            NSW Market Tour

9 - 11        Canberra Food & Wine Expo

10th         Culinary Committee Meeting

10th         Malborough Wine & Food Festival

12th         ACT Essential Ingredient Cheese Tasting workshop

                 NSW ACT & Regions Annual Dinner     

                 ACF TAS Regatta Day

13th         VIC Committee Meeting

14th         FNQ Committee Meeting

18 - 22     Emirates Salon Culinaire/Gulf Food

18th        NSW ACT & Regions Committee Meeting 

18th        Australian Culinary Senior Team Fundraising Dinner

18th        VIC Cider Tasting Afternoon

19th         Toque d'or Culinaire

20th        TAS Committee Meeting & Networking

23 - 25     Royal Canberra Show

23rd         ACF VIC Pizza Fundraiser Dinner at William Angliss

24 - 27     ACF Chef Weekend, Adelaide

                 Annual General & Board Meetings & Committee Meetings

25th         ACT Grape Picking at Vinter's Daughter Winery

28th        ACF FNQ Lunch at Temple of Tastes

TBC         YCC VIC Fundraising Dinner 

March 2018

1- 3         FHT - Bali Salon Culinaire 2018

2nd         VIC YCC Fundraising Dinner with Barb Porter

4th          ACT Poachers Pantry Smokehouse Tour & Lunch

5th           QLD Committee Meeting

                 ACT Jasper & Myrtle Chocolate making

                 NT Committee Meeting & Networking   

6th           SA Committee Meeting & Networking  

6th           TAS Committee Meeting & Networking 

4 - 6        Restaurant & Foodservice Show of New York

6 - 9        Foodex Japan

7th         NSW Sydney Market Tour

8th          International Women’s Day

10th        The Hokitika Wildfoods Festival

10 - 14     Culinary Art India

11th         Bairro Portuguese Food & Wine Fair

11 - 13      Seafood Expo Boston

12th         8 Hour/Labour Day, Tasmania

12th       QLD Members Meeting

13th        VIC Committee Meeting

14th        FNQ Committee Meeting

16 - 25     Melbourne Food & Wine Festival

17th         Havelock Mussel & Seafood Festival

18th         SA Networking Event  Glasshouse Popup Bar

19th         NSW ACT & Regions Committee Meeting

19 - 22     International Pizza Expo Las Vegas

 22 - 25    Marko Horeca

 23 - 31    Sydney Royal Easter Show

23rd        TAS Committee Meeting & Networking

25th        ACF Fundraiser Cancer Council Relay For Life

26th       NSW ACT & Regions Game Farm Tour

30 - 31    Easter

TBC         YCC VIC Fundraising Dinner at Morwell TAFE

                 VIC YCC High Tea

                 VIC YCC Worlds Longest Lunch

              

April 2018

1 - 2       Easter

1 - 3       Sydney Royal Easter Show

3rd        SA Member & YCC Meeting & Networking

              TAS Committee Meeting & Networking

              NT Committee Meeting & Networking

6 - 15     NSW F.O.O.D Week Orange

6 – 19    Sydney Royal Easter Show

6 - 8       Food Show Christchurch

6 - 15     Taste Tamworth Festival

7 - 8       Canberra Wine Festival

9th         Education Committee Meeting

10th       Chef & Apprentice of the Year, Hobart

11th       FNQ Committee Meeting

10th      VIC Committee Meeting

               NSW ACT & Regions Sydney Market Tour

14th      Culinary Committee Meeting

              VIC Judges Regional Judges Workshop

15th      SA Golf Networking

16th      NSW ACT & Regions Members Meeting & Chefs Dinner

17th      Chef & Apprentice of the Year, Launceston 

24 - 27  Food & Hotel Asia

24 - 27  Asian Gelato Cup

24 - 27  FHA Culinary Challenge

24 - 25  Asian Pastry Cup

27th      Battle for the Lion

25th      Anzac Day

29 - 30 NSW Naturally Good

30th     NSW ACT & Regions Game Farm Masterclass

30th     VIC Foams & Gels Workshop

TBC     NT Apprentice of the Year

             VIC Sicilian Masterclass

May 2018

1st          NT Committee Meeting & Networking         

               TAS Committee Meeting & Networking      

1 - 4       Seoul Food & Hotel

2 – 4     SIAL Canada

2nd      NSW Sydney Market Tour

5 - 6      Great NZ Food Show

6 - 8      Food & Hospitality Africa

7 – 10   Cibus Parma Italy

8th        SA Members & YCC Meeting & Networking

9th        VIC Committee Meeting 

9th        FNQ Committee Meeting  

11 - 13   Food Show Wellington

14th     NSW ACT Competition Workshop

16 - 18   SIAL China

18 - 21   Clare Valley Gourmet Weekend

20th      SA Social Networking

21st      NSW ACT & Regions Committee Meeting

19 - 22  NRA Show Chicago

25th      Macanese Chef Competition

26th      Bluff Oyster Festival

26th      ACF YCCV Fundraiser

27 - 29  Foodservice Australia

27 - 29  ACF Restaurant Of Champions

29th      VIC Sugar Workshop at William Angliss

29 - 2    Thailand Ultimate Chefs Challenge 2018

TBC      Grampians Grape Escape Food & Wine

TBC      Qld Secondary Schools Culinary Challenge 

               VIC Pizza Masterclass

June 2018

4th      QLD Committee Meeting

            Education Committee Meeting

            ACT Mushroom Masterclass

            NSW ACT & Regions Chef Networking & ANZ Stadium Tour

5th      SA Members & YCC Meeting & Networking

            NT Committee Meeting & Networking 

            TAS Committee Meeting & Networking 

            TAS SSCC State Final Hobart

1 - 3     Melbourne Good Food & Wine Festival

1 - 24   Winter Food & Wine Classic Hawkes Bay

2nd      Nestle Golden Chefs Hat QLD Metro

5 – 7    Sydney Good Food & Wine Show

6 - 8    Food & Hotel Myanmar

9th      Nestle Golden Chefs Hat QLD Reg

            Culinary Committee Meeting

9 - 11   McLaren Vale Sea & Vines

11th     Queens Birthday

             QLD Members Meeting

13th    VIC Committee Meeting

           FNQ Committee Meeting

           NSW Sydney Market Tour

15 - 24   Dark Mofo

17th    NSW ACT & Regions Committee Meeting 

17th    SA Golf Networking Event 

18 - 22   Hotelex 2018

18th   ACT National Apprentice Competition

            ACT OZ Harvest Fundraiser

19th    Nestle Golden Chefs Hat  NSW Reg Newcastle TBC

21st     Nestle Golden Chefs Hat NSW Reg Tamworth TBC

22nd   VIC SSCC St Johns College

24 - 26 Fine Food New Zealand

24th    Nestle Golden Chefs Hat Western Australia

25th    SA Secondary Schools Culinary Challenge

26th    Nestle Golden Chefs Hat Award SA

27th    National Apprentice Competition Regional SA

28th    Nestle Golden Chefs Hat Award NSW Metro 

30 - 2  Fancy Food Summer New York, Opening

30 - 1   Seriously Good Food Show (Tauranga)

             

August 2018

1 - 4      Phillippine Culinary Cup 2018

             Education Committee Meeting

5th     WA NAC Heats at South Metro TAFE

7th     NSW ACT & Regions Members Meeting & Networking

           SA Members & YCC Meeting & Networking

           NT Committee Meeting & Networking

           TAS Committee Meeting & Networking

8th    VIC Committee Meeting

          FNQ Committee Meeting

          NSW ACT & Regions Sydney Market Tour

10 - 12 National Secondary Schools Challenge Final

11th     Culinary Committee Meeting

 

19th    NSW ACT & Regions Committee Meeting 

            SA  Golf Networking

23 - 25  SICA Culinary Competition & Exhibition

24 - 26 Perth Good Food & Wine Show

27th     ACT Gala Dinner

31 - 9    Royal Adelaide Show

31 - 02  Barossa Gourmet Weekend

September 2018

 3rd     WA 2018 NAC Heats Final

 3rd     QLD Committee Meeting

4th      SA Annual General Meeting 

            NT Committee Meeting & Networking

            TAS Committee & Networking

4 - 6     Restaurant & Bar Hong Kong

5 - 8     Thailand International Food Challenge

10th      QLD Members Meeting

              NSW ACT & Regions Game Farm Tour

12th      VIC Committee Meeting

12th     FNQ Committee Meeting

11 - 13  Culinary Challenge 2018

10 - 13 Fine Foods Australia

9 - 13  Nestle Golden Chefs Hat National Final

16th     SA Social Networking Event

17th     NSW ACT & Regions Committee Meeting

22 - 25 WorldChefs 'Battlefield'

24 - 28    International Secondary Schools Culinary  Competition of Queensland

27 - 30 WorldChefs 'Battlefield'

22nd - 2nd   Royal Melbourne Show

TBC    QLD Junior Secondary Schools Culinary Challenge

 

October 2018

1st     Education Committee Meeting

2nd   NT Committee Meeting & Networking

          TAS Commitee Meeting & Networking

1 - 31  Taste of the Riverina

3 - 6    Battle of the Chefs 

7th     ACT BBQ & Wine Tasting

8 - 12  National Apprentice Competition

8th     NSW ACT & Regions Game Farm Masterclass

9th    SA Members & YCC Meeting & Networking

10th  FNQ Committee Meeting

          VIC Committee Meeting

          NSW ACT & Regions Sydney Market Tour

13th    Culinary Committee Meeting

17 - 19  Camfood & Camhotel 2017

20th    International Chefs Day   

20th    15th Annual Chef Awards 2018

21st      NSW ACT & Regions Annual General Meeting

21st      SA Golf  Networking

22nd   VIC Sphericity Workshop 

23rd   SA International Chefs Day & Presidents Dinner

26th    Macau Young Chefs Challenge

26 - 28 Brisbane Good Food & Wine Show

29th     QLD Member & Sponsor Dinner

TBC    NT CDU Food Week

TBC     VIC Networking BBQ

             

November 2018

2 - 5       ACF Queensland Cruise

6th        ACF NT Committee Meeting & Networking

              TAS Committee Meeting & Networking   

6th         Melbourne Cup Holiday 

7 - 11    World Food Championships

13 - 15 Food & Hotel China

13th      SA Members & YCC Meeting & Networking

14th      VIC Committee Meeting

14th      FNQ Committee Meeting

15 - 18   Margaret River Gourmet Escape

18th       Toast Martinborough

              TAS Annual General Meeting and Dinner

18th     SA Social Networking Event

19th     NSW ACT & Regions Committee Meeting

21 - 23   World of Food Beijing

21 - 24   SIAL LaCuisine 2018

23 - 29  Culinary World Cup

26th    ACT Christmas Drinks

30th     Macau Chocolate Show Piece Competition

TBC     South Australia Carnevale Italian Lifestyle Fair

TBC      VIC Annual General Meeting

              NT Annual General Meeting

December 2018 

3rd          QLD Committee Meeting

4th          Education Committee Meeting

                SA Members & YCC Meeting & Networking

5th          ACF NT Committee Meeting

10th        QLD Members Meeting

12th        VIC Committee Meeting

                 FNQ Members Meeting

11 – 13     SIAL Middle East

25th        Christmas Day

26th        Boxing & Proclamation Day