Monday's Daily Post had a great article about theTe Whakapono Trust and all the work they have done in the local community, raising a substantial amount of money for the health needs of Rotorua.One of their main projects has been raising funds for new dialysis machines for Mahoro, the satelite Dialysis Unit at Rotorua Hospital. We are really proud that the sales of our book have supported this worthwhile project. We and all the book shops have sold out, only Te Whakapono have a few available, so get in quick if you have not already purchased. We would like to thank everyone who has supported us since the beginning of this project - so over and out from us...until we start our next project!
Winter has well and truly arrived, and although there isn't snow on Mt Tarawera at the moment, it feels as though there should be! We have less than 5% of the books printed left and there will be no reprint, so if you have delayed your purchase - or wish to buy some more (they make fantastic presents for any occasion) - then we suggest you get in quick. Don't forget if you would like to support the Te Whakapono Health Trust and the Dialysis Unit 'Mahoro' at Lakeland Health, then please purch... Continue reading...
have just received the news form Gourmand World Cookbooks Awards that having won
'Best Photography Cookbook for New Zealand',
come and join us has also been shortlisted in the finals for the
Charity & Fund Raising in Australia/Pacific'.
We are thrilled to announce that we were notified today that our cookbook, Volcanic Kitchens, come and join us, is the New Zealand winner in this years Gourmand World Cookbooks Awards for the category"Best Photography Cookbook".
Being the New Zealand winner qualifies us for the next 'Gourmand Best in the World" competition to be held in Paris in February 2013.
These awards attract entries from all the big publishing houses and celebrity chefs, food stylists and book designers. Havin...