Southern Lights - Ara students triumph

Ara Institute of Canterbury Timaru-based hospitality students took home a swath of medals at the recent Southern Lights, Salon Culinaire competition in Cromwell. The annual 18th regional event, run by NZChefs and hosted by Otago Polytechnic, is becoming a major drawcard on the South Island calendar for students and professional chefs.

The medal winners were:

from left to right: Hope Linton, Michelle Scott, Lyza Makayab, Edsant Obillo. 


left to right: Baljeet Singh, Mikie James, Cushia Hodge, Phoebe Roberts