case study

Mater Patron’s Dinner

Our Brief

Cuisine on Cue had the honour of delivering a refined, intimate dinner for Mater Patrons, celebrating the grand opening of Catherine’s House, a pioneering mental health centre for new parents in Queensland.

Our Approach

For this event the team brought event planning, logistics, staffing and equipment to the table, along with the decadent meal and beverages. 

From floral arrangements and styling to tables, chairs and glassware a magical scene was set. 

With our commercial kitchen a short distance away, we utilised a small onsite kitchen to finalise meal preparations.Our bespoke menu featured cheese platters upon arrival, followed by alternating, mains, and desserts, with options to accommodate dietary needs.

As trusted catering partner and long-time supporters of the Mater Foundation, Cuisine on Cue hold strong relationships with the event organisers and key stakeholders. Effective communication and familiarity with event operations ensured seamless execution from start to finish.

Our Menu

Cheese Platters

Cheddar, blue, brie, grapes, relish, cornichons, quince paste,
dried fruits, lavosh, grissini (v)


Lamb, eggplant mousse, green olive tomato salsa, lamb glaze

Hen breast, feta chive gnocchi, golden beet mousse, caper

Feta and chive gnocchi, buttered broccolini, green olive salsa,
butternut squash puree (V)

Bread rolls and accompaniments


Raspberry mousse, rhubarb reduction, golden raspberry (GF V)

Espresso fig tiramisu, savoiardi chocolate crumble (V)


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Event Experience

Guests were welcomed with French Champagne and decadent cheese platters, setting the tone for the evening. A seated two-course dinner, matched with fine Australian wines followed. Glasses clinked in celebration of the monumental efforts of the Mater Foundation and all involved in bringing Catherine’s House to life.

Our partners at the Mater were thrilled with the evening’s success– a testament to our dedication to culinary excellence and impactful partnerships that make a difference in people’s lives.

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