The ASB Showgrounds has the sole catering rights to all events within the venue. To discuss your catering requirements, please contact our Head of Catering, Jan Forbes to discuss on 09 638 9969 or

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Out Catering

The ASB Showgrounds has partnered with the following catering companies to provide exceptional catering for your upcoming gala dinner, corporate function or conference.


Collective Hospitality

Whatever the occasion, style of event or catering required, Collective can deliver it all. Whether it’s for 10 or 10,000 guests, we curate extraordinary events for our guests and clients to appreciate, celebrate and remember.

With creativity and attention to detail,  we create bespoke experiences that reflect our clients and the moments most important to them.

Please contact Rinus Pope our Sales Manager directly to assist with your event and catering requirements. 09 575 1 575


The Kitchen C/O SkyCity

Since THE KITCHEN c/o SKYCITY was established in 2015 after trading under the SKYCITY brand for over 15 years, our operation has grown to become one of the leading suppliers of catering services in the Auckland Metropolitan area. Being based in the heart of Auckland city gives us access to a long list of the most beautiful catering venues.

THE KITCHEN c/o SKYCITY’s catering services are available for a diverse range of occasions, for groups of 180 people and more. From corporate events with an edge, elegant weddings, and your most celebrated life moments, our team will work closely with you to ensure that the occasion is handled with dedication and expertise, making it a memorable one for you and your guests.

Our Chefs bring to their menu creations a deep passion and wealth of knowledge regarding food. Using only fresh produce, we support our local businesses by sourcing through them wherever possible. We are proud of our hard-earned reputation which includes consistently delivering outstanding food and service, at every occasion. Our chefs don’t follow trends; we are the trend setters. With our collective culinary skills, we provide you with food that is as memorable as it is delicious.

It’s that simple – we love making people happy! Imagination is the only limitation. For all inquiries, please contact The Kitchen on;


Austins Catering

It is our experience that in today’s demanding environment, people are expecting more and more of themselves and others in both a business and private sense. With this in mind whether organising a private or corporate event, to the organiser the efficient use of their time is often a critical part in ensuring a successful event. As such Austin’s have developed to meet this need by offering a flexible yet complete event management service, and have demonstrated on countless occasions the ability to comprehensively manage both large and small events. The key to our success in this area has been to provide as much or as little assistance as is required, whilst still allowing ownership and credit for the event to remain with our client

Austin’s full time brigade of talented chef’s, and professional service staff, are all supported by our team of regular casuals. With the experience of creating a huge variety of events ranging from gala dinners for thousands of guests, to small themed canapé parties, we have been sought after to create many memorable events. Regardless of the location or the number of guests, the Austin’s team pride themselves on providing the highest quality of food, service and atmosphere for every occasion.

Our team, of chefs and food designers, has a vast variety of skills and culinary experience. Our twelve qualified chefs are all from different walks of life however they all have one important similarity, their passion for food. This coupled with an uncompromising attitude towards food presentation and standards, creates a competitive yet passionate environment.

Our Food Designers work closely with each client to develop specially designed menus for each event and party. They draw on their passion and knowledge for food gained from overseas training, travel and past experiences.

For all inquires, please contact Cyril Brace on


Urban Gourmet

As one of Auckland’s premier catering companies, and winner of the Lewisham Foundation’s 2018 Outstanding Caterer award, Urban Gourmet is a company that delivers the extraordinary.  Creative, modern, inspiring and original – an Urban Gourmet event is flawless from start to finish.  Whether you are planning a delivery of morning tea or a seated dinner, whether you’re expecting fifty or two thousand guests, we’ve got the journey covered. Our talented chefs, event managers and service staff delight in the creation of beautiful food, lovingly crafted and presented with socialising in mind.  Share the desired goals for your next event with our creative team today.

For all inquiries please contact