Melbourne Polytechnic students have taken home a number of awards at the 2018 Australian Culinary challenge. The prestigious culinary competition was held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre earlier this month.
Former qualified carpenter and now Commercial Cookery student Jakeb Jesser grew up in the northern NSW coastal town of Yamba, moving to Melbourne 18 months ago to undertake his cooking apprenticeship.
From the north of Ireland to Melbourne Polytechnic’s Preston campus, via London, Muriel Cassidy’s chef career has taken her all around the world.
Melbourne Polytechnic student Nick Gnafakis won the National Apprentice Cookery Competition by cooking up a storm in Canberra this month.