Think you have what it takes to take the title of Home Cook Mystery Bag Cook-Off Winner? 

If you love cooking, entertaining, fun and adventure, then The Mystery Bag Cook-Off is the competition for you. 

Enter your details below and tell us why you think you should be chosen to cook in front of the crowd at The Great New Zealand Food Show. 


Please note: you must be available at 12.45 on Saturday 1 May.

You will be provided with everything you need to cook including ingredients. You will have 3x mystery ingredients, plus other ingredients including herbs, spices, vegetables, meta etc. and 20 minutes to prepare a winning dish.

You must be over the age of 18 to enter. 

If you are successful you will be cooking in front of a crowd with a microphone and an MC talking to you during the demonstration. Do you feel comfortable talking/being on stage? *

Additional information

Heath & Safety

Our goal is to create a safe and healthy environment for our visitors, exhibitors, volunteers and staff. You also have an obligation to take reasonable care for your own health and safety and to make sure you don’t affect the health and safety of others.

We appreciate your efforts in assisting us to keep yourself and everyone safe.

You must take reasonable care of your own safety and take care not to do anything which could harm another person. You need to follow all health and safety instructions given to you by the team, so that we can comply with our obligations and ensure a safe environment. 

Within the last 10 years, have you ever been found guilty of any criminal offences and/or are you currently awaiting proceedings for any criminal offences? *
Please be aware that you may be subject to vetting by NZ Police. *

Thank you

By submitting this information, you agree to The Great NZ Food Show using the information provided to market you as a Mystery Bag Cook Off participant and add you to our database. 
Please note: you must be available at 12.45 on Saturday 1 May. *
I have verified that all information provided is accurate and complete *