Catering for large or small events

The AUT Hospitality Services catering team have a unique and flexible approach to every event, delivering a wide range of catering solutions to serve the diverse needs of our clients.

The catering team are industry professionals, dedicated to consistently providing the highest quality food and beverages, as well as providing exceptional service.

We can offer catering at external venues around Auckland or on-site at many of AUT's facilities. Be it a small gathering, a gala event, conference, awards dinner or a team building day, your catering needs will be met by our professional team.

All our food is prepared fresh on site each day by our expert culinary team and covers the ever changing dietary desires.

We offer food and beverage matched themed events to add that something special and impress your international guests, giving them a traditional taste of what New Zealand has to offer.

We offer two catering options to suit all budgets:

  • Full service catering packages for events or functions (including staffing, linen, crockery and venue set up)
  • Catering only (dropped off to you in biodegradable packaging)

Online Ordering and Delivery Service

Our internal AUT customers can now order catering online to be delivered for your next meeting or event.

Please note:

  • Online orders can only be paid for internally by internal charge docket and therefore this service is only available to internal AUT staff. External customers can place catering orders by phoning 09 921 9866 or by emailing
  • This service accommodates catering delivery and drop off service on single day events only
  • Click the order button now to setup an account and place an order

On-topic breakfast

Breakfasts to suit all needs be it a quick continental, hot buffet or our popular stand up networking breakfast.

Morning and afternoon tea

Many choices and packages to choose from catering to all your needs and dietary preferences. Try our famous oven baked cheese rolls or spiced chia seed pudding with seasonal fruit compote.

Working lunch

Our most value packed section on the menu that covers all the bases., including the health conscious. Your choice of combinations including filled bread items, savoury items , sweet items , salads and a range of platters to satisfy the team.

Platters and canapes

We provide a wide range of platters and canapes to suit your formal cocktail needs. Our canapes are served by our professional wait staff and will add that element of sophistication to your event. Ideally served with a glass of bubbles or a chilled New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc.


We offer two value for money buffets, our standard and deluxe. Here you will find a range of dishes that suits every palate. All buffets are inclusive of service staff, cutlery, crockery and a venue set up. Check out our menu to see the options.

Special food options

If you require a themed or special occasion event, we will hand craft a menu to suit your needs and budget. Our street food/stall type events, which can also be wine matched, have become very popular over the years and we now also introduce our new grazing table options, already popular with some of our clients.

The Menu

If you are looking for a drop box or a working lunch to be delivered for your next event, check out our catering menus which comprises various options ranging from breakfasts items to variety of platters to suits your requirements.

Catering Menu

Meet the team

Hospitality Services has a team of experts who works with you to design your event from inception to completion, customising each element to suit all budgets.