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Recent Catering reviews in Canberra

thank you all done

Cleaning bbq

$100

awesome to work with!

Corporate Videography

$250

Great job. Friendly, efficient, professional. The photos came out beautiful for our corporate event. thank you.

Photographer needed for corporate cocktail event

$150

Mark was a bug help at our party. He was professional, courteous and kept everything clean and tidy

Help for Christmas Party

$90

Nice, professional and great job. Highly recommended!

I need corporate photographer

$100

Professional and highly communicative photographer. Would definitely recommend Al.

Professional Corporate Headshot

$100

What's the average cost of a caterer in Canberra

$140 - $450

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$140

median

$200

high

$450

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What do catering services include?

Professional chefs often say that the secret to a delicious meal is time, but we understand that not everyone has hours to spend in the kitchen. All that chopping, boiling, baking, and cleaning can eat up a big chunk of your schedule. Let Airtasker connect you with catering services near you so that you can get more done.

Whether you need only need cooked food delivered to your home or a full setup for corporate events, there’s a Tasker who can do it for you. Get free quotes from local catering near you when you put up a task on the platform. This makes transporting food and equipment easier and faster. Plus, a local Tasker would know the fresh ingredients available and the popular recipes in your location. Here are some types of catering that you may want to book via Airtasker:

Event catering

Special occasions, grand or intimate, always require good food. From birthday parties to weddings, turn it into a feast on a special day with the help of an experienced caterer. Airtasker also allows you to find catering packages within your budget. Make sure to indicate it right away so that Taskers also know how much you’re willing to pay and if they can accommodate that rate. This way, you can shorten the process of going through offers that do not match.

After you’ve found the right caterer, you can start searching for other suppliers you need for the event, like singers, bands, performers, and even magicians. You don’t even have to leave the site!

Appetizer catering

Let’s face it. Party guests will never forget how good or bad the food is at any cocktail party. Good food equals a good time. It’s crucial to have a great spread of finger foods and delicious appetizers made from the best ingredients. Because food can make or break any party. Hors d’oeuvres catering near you can help make your event a success. 

Dessert catering

Speaking of special events or a special day, another type of catering that has become more popular over time is dessert catering. This can complement your menu or serve as a stand-alone spread for smaller and shorter programs like bridal showers, kiddie parties, or after-office activities. Airtasker is a great place to find a baker who can create a banquet of sweets, pastries, and fruits for you. You can even request a chocolate fountain for a centerpiece!

Food truck catering

Food trucks have become trendier over the last few years because of the variety in taste and the convenience of hiring them for big venues. You can hire food truck catering near you for concerts, school fairs, informal corporate events, or even weddings. They create a relaxed and casual vibe where guests can have a good time and choose which food tickles their taste buds. It can be a trip worldwide through different cuisines, with tacos in one truck and pizza cones in another.

These are just a few of the catering services that you can find on Airtasker. Be as detailed as you want when you put up a task and watch Taskers send you offers!

Recent Catering tasks in Canberra

Birthday party catering

$1,500

Phillip ACT, Australia

10th Jan 2024

I’m having a party and having 40 people and need food catered - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 29 February 2024

Assemble Weber Family Q BBQ

$50

Higgins ACT, Australia

26th Dec 2023

I require assistance to Assemble new BBQ - Due date: Before Wednesday, 3 January 2024

Sugan was great! Would definitely use his services again

BBQ cleaner

$100

Wright ACT, Australia

22nd Dec 2023

Need to clean and check my BBQ burners and general cleaning of BBQ - Due date: Flexible

Corporate Event Photographer

$1,000

Canberra ACT, Australia

5th Dec 2023

We're hosting a full day corporate summit event from 8am-4:30pm with around 120 attendees. This day will be completely catered with speakers and networking sessions. We would like a photographer on hand throughout the whole event. - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 22 February 2024

Waiter for dinner party - Campbell, ACT

$100

Canberra Central ACT, Australia

2nd Dec 2023

Need a waiter from 6pm to 10pm for a home dinner party for a dozen people. Just basic tasks… serve some drinks, help serve the food, help wash up dishes in dishwasher machine, wash some glasses, etc. Its a casual evening. Just need to be friendly and helpful. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, December 2, 2023

Thanks for helping out at short notice Jack

Musician for dinner at Canberra City venue. Make an offer

$200

Canberra ACT, Australia

24th Nov 2023

Hosting a military related private dinner party. Need music on arrival and during pre-dinner drinks. 1 hr max - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 25 November 2023

Hopsitality Staff needed for dinner for 14 - 18 ppl

$300

Lyneham ACT, Australia

12th Nov 2023

I would like to hire a friendly, experienced waitperson, or 2, who can help out with a Thanksgiving Dinner. I'm expecting about 14-18 friends and I would really love to spend time with them rather than be busy in the kitchen. Hours needed are from 5 pm until 11 pm The job is on Friday, 25 November 2022 Service will entail: Greeting guests Pouring drinks / coffee Setting out and serving pre-prepared food Clearing tables and loading dishwasher Keep things on track and help prevent the host from getting sweaty General tidying (including collecting and cleaning plates and glasses, rubbish, keep the kitchen and loo tidy, etc) You will be fed. Food service, hospitality experience to the front of the queue. Must be done on Friday, 25 November 2022 - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 24 November 2023

Experienced barman (with RSA) for B'day party, selected cocktails only

$120

Tuggeranong ACT, Australia

10th Nov 2023

Birthday party, 3 - 4 selected cocktails only to be made from 6.30pm to 8ish. Organiser can provide glasses, alcohol and mixers. If you have other equipment that would be great. Access to venue from 4.30pm. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 2 December 2023

Andrew provided his services at our party. Several guests commented on his excellent service, friendly manner and his great cocktails. Prior to the party his advice and ideas on how things could operate was invaluable. It was affordable and really added to the success to our party. I would highly recommend Andrew to help you out at your next event. Thank you, Andrew. Great work!

BBQ cooking at Manuka pool. Meat etc supplied. For a birthday party

$300

Griffith ACT, Australia

7th Nov 2023

40th bday party At Manuka pool. Need people for bbq (setup, cooking, serving and cleaning). - Due date: Before Friday, 10 November 2023

Very experienced. Super helpful and attentive on the day. Knowledgable about the smooth running of events. Highly recommend

Photographer for corporate and social business events

$100

Barton ACT, Australia

26th Oct 2023

Our business requires a photographer to take images of our team attending an awards event held in the national ballroom at Hotel Realm on Fri the 10th of November at 6:30pm. The job will involve taking a few photos of our team for 20 mins, and immediately sending me copies of the photos so I can upload them to our company LinkedIn page. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 10 November 2023

Filming and photography of a corporate event

$500

Canberra ACT, Australia

17th Oct 2023

We need footage of this corporate event, filmed and photo's at the Hellenic club in Canberra. We require interviews of staff throughout the time We require a team photo of all staff after lunch. We require ownership of all images and footage. - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 26 October 2023

Thankyou so much Sab! top job! you do excellent work.

Clean very dirty bbq

$150

Weston ACT, Australia

6th Oct 2023

Clean really dirty bbq on Saturday. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 7 October 2023

Catering ON Christmas Day. 12 people.

$5

Waramanga ACT, Australia

26th Sep 2023

I need catering on Christmas Day this year. 12 adults 2 children. - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 25 December 2023

Office photos

$40

Canberra Central ACT, Australia

18th Aug 2023

I need my office photos for my website

Cocktail bartender for private event

$500

Curtin ACT 2605, Australia

9th Aug 2023

Provide a cocktail bartender for a private event. We will supply all alcohol. Approx 40 people attending. 3-4hrs of work - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 23 December 2023

Print photo in white frame office works Braddon & deliver within hour

$40

Dickson ACT, Australia

23rd Jul 2023

Print photo put in white frame deliver Dickson - office works Braddon - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 23 July 2023

Forgot to release her payment! Sorry but did a fantastic job

Full bbq clean and service

$200

Griffith ACT, Australia

25th Jun 2023

Complete clean and refurbished - Due date: Flexible

Christmas Tree Assembly (#1)

$160

Canberra ACT, Australia

23rd Jun 2023

We require a logical and handy person to help unload a van, setup and assemble Christmas Trees (15x) w/ some lights assemblage required prior to an event being installed. Job from 2:30pm (for a max of 4hrs) at Canberra Centre on Bunda St. Must have good coordination and be able to lift light to medium weight objects/boxes. - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 26 June 2023

Christmas Tree Assembly (#2)

$160

Canberra ACT, Australia

22nd Jun 2023

We require a logical and handy person to help unload a van, setup and assemble Christmas Trees (15x) w/ some lights assemblage required prior to an event being installed. Job from 2:30pm (for a max of 4hrs) at Canberra Centre on Bunda St. Must have good coordination and be able to lift light to medium weight objects/boxes. - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 26 June 2023

Experienced Cocktail bartender

$125

Gungahlin ACT, Australia

17th Jun 2023

Experienced bartender required to make cocktails for a private in house function for approximately 5 hours for around 35 guests. All alcohol, mixers, glassware etc willing be supplied by us. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 22 July 2023