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Highly experienced and regarded chef Graham Dawson established Dawsons Catering in 1994.
Starting out as a boutique catering kitchen, Dawsons is now one of Auckland’s largest and most respected hospitality companies. While fantastic food is Graham’s key focus Dawsons offer a ‘one-stop event shop’ supplying any and all equipment, staff and services to the wedding and event market. Their catering kitchens and headquarters are in Eden Terrace and they  are the exclusive caterers to Kelliher Estate (below), The Pah Homestead, Magistrates, The Auckland Art Gallery and The Auckland Museum. The Dawsons team have mastered the art of events at every level from venue choice to cuisine, music, lighting, sound and entertainment. The Dawsons team work together like a highly practiced orchestra – each player contributes talents and skills that together enable them to reliably deliver an outstanding outcome. Their culture has the warm feeling of a family that nurtures talent and celebrates excellence.
Exclusive to Dawsons, The Kelliher Estate on Puketutu Island is an enchanting location for your special occasion or event. Set on a privately owned Island in Auckland’s Manukau Harbour and once the residence of Sir Henry Kelliher, the beautifully restored Spanish Mission homestead sets the scene for stand-out social celebrations and wedding venues.

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Dawsons guiding philosophy is simple: impeccable service, fabulous presentation and quality product. In their unforgiving industry you are ‘only ever as good as your last event’ so every task gets their undivided attention. Their talented chefs work with the finest seasonal and sustainable ingredients to create five-star food that’s exactly right for your occasion. They’ll listen to what you like, take every dietary need into consideration and deliver culinary excellence that will definitely impress.

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Dawsons believe a successful main course fulfills the promises made by the entree. They offer beautifully cooked seasonal favourites with accompaniments that balance and lift each dish. Their talented chefs ensure guests wont just feel well fed, they’ll feel appreciated, pampered and thoroughly indulged. Take a look at Dawsons website here www.dawsons.co.nz or contact us for more information.