Cooking School Classes


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Cooking classes are held at the Highfield Historic Site at Stanley in North-West Tasmania. Stanley is a picturesque fishing village surrounded by ocean and is the perfect home-base for exploring the beautiful North-West Coast. While in Stanley join us for a class and learn about the provenance of food in this vibrant and productive part of the world.

Class Details

Our classes change with the seasons, so no two classes are alike. We limit our classes to 8 people to ensure the class is personal and engaging for everyone.  This also allows us to tailor each class to the participants individual needs such as food allergies or intolerances.

Time: Classes typically run from 10am to 6pm.

Classes Include:

  • Delicious four course meal showcasing local seasonal produce

  • Hands on teaching of recipes

  • Recipes to take home

  • Farm tour with local producer

  • Accompanying drinks

Cost: $265 per person.

What to bring: Please dress comfortably and bring warm clothes for visiting producers and harvesting produce.  Comfortable closed shoes are advised.  Aprons, recipes and writing implements will be provided. 

Getting There: Highfield Historic Site is located 5 minutes drive from Stanley.  There are limited taxi services available in the area. We recommend assigning a designated driver where possible to ensure you get home safely.  


Typical Class Format:

  • Arrive at Highfield Historic Site at 10am followed by welcome drinks and time to introduce everyone

  • Move to the kitchen to do some initial preparation

  • Visit local producers and learn from them about how their product is grown

  • Harvest or forage some produce for our meal

  • Continue back to the kitchen to complete preparation of our delicious local and seasonal four course meal

  • Sit down to enjoy each course with accompanying Tasmanian wines


Upcoming Classes

Sunday 20th October 2019

Sunday 10th November 2019

Sunday 29th December 2019

Wednesday 29th January 2020

Sunday 2nd February 2020

Sunday 5th April 2020

Sunday 10th May 2020

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If you are interested in future classes please add your name to our mailing list below and we will let you know when more classes are added.  Classes can usually be arranged upon request - if you have a specific date in mind please email us and we will do our best to accommodate you. 

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Cooking School Location:

Highfield Historic Site

143 Green Hills Road


Tasmania 7331