Tag Archives: Qantas

SAVOURING SINGAPORE

If you won’t be aboard the flying kangaroo this month, here is Neil’s lowdown on the best eating in Singapore, written for the Qantas Australian Way Magazine…   SAVOURING SINGAPORE Spicy street food, world-class sushi and everything in between — Neil Perry discovers Singapore has something to satisfy all tastes and budgets. Marinated botan ebi […]

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DUBAI

  Neil and his wife Samantha recently travelled to Dubai to take part in the festivities celebrating Qantas’ inaugural flight to the region. A party in the sky indeed – take it away Sam…. It was really exciting to be on board Qantas’ inaugural flight from Sydney to Dubai on Easter Sunday. The flight turned into […]

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QANTAS AND EMIRATES GALA DINNER

                              Back in mid April, Rockpool Consulting was proud to play our part in an immaculate gala dinner. Celebrating the new partnership between Qantas and Emirates, the dinner, MC’d by the incomparable Karl Stefanovic was held in Hangar 96 at Sydney Airport, tables laid beneath the mighty wings of the A380. If you’ve […]

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SYDNEY BREAKFASTS

Breakfast is one of life’s pleasures, Neil picks his top three Sydney cafes for a morning repast in this months column for Qantas’ Australian Way magazine….    When it comes to cafe culture, Australia is in a league of its own. Thanks to our multicultural heritage, abundance of quality fresh produce, love of good coffee […]

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THE NEW QANTAS SINGAPORE LOUNGE

                         Last month, Qantas unveiled its sparkling new Singapore Lounge. Proudly showcasing the culture and famous cuisine of Singapore, menus are based on those of Spice Temple and Spice Temple Melbourne, with a focus on Neil’s food philosophy…”the cornerstone of good cooking is to source the finest produce”. A live cooking station inspired by […]

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BACKSTAGE PASS

Neil’s story for the May Issue of the Qantas Australian Way Inflight Magazine – a fascinating insight to the goings on behind the scenes at Q Catering and some seriously crazy statistics!      I was recently involved in a workshop at Q Catering to change some of the meal service options on Qantas’ east-west services. […]

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Upcoming Events

We are happy to announce a couple of new and exclusive upcoming events… LUNCH WITH MR FOOTBALL, EDDIE MCGUIRE ROCKPOOL BAR & GRILL PERTH Monday May 6, Midday till 3pm Want to get the inside goss on the life of Eddie McGuire? Then join The Sunday Times and Crown Perth for lunch with Mr AFL […]

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’It’s more than cuisine

 Neil Perry shares the wisdom gleaned from a personal food hero, American Chef Thomas Keller in his April  2013 column in Qantas’ The Australian Way Magazine…                When I think of the various people who have inspired me, both in terms of the way I cook and the way I live my life, Thomas […]

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Roger in NYC

You will all remember Roger. He works for Rockpool Consulting on the Qantas project. Hard little worker he is, but boy he gets around and when he gets around, he does so in some very nice ways…over to you Rog. New York New York! Many have been, many have written, many must go…here are a […]

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Arabian Bites

On a flying visit to the Gulf hub city, Neil Perry discovers the tantalising culinary delights of Dubai. Dubai is renowned for its shopping malls and sky-skewering architecture, but on a recent visit I was most keen to sample its culinary treats. Many of the worlds most famous chefs have opened restaurant outposts in the […]

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