Celebrating Shepparton Culture Kitchen

Talking to kids about culture: Eman Alabbassi learnt more about what children think about traditional foods. Photo by Georgia Rossiter

People of all backgrounds attended Shepparton Culture Kitchen’s many sessions held across the weekend to celebrate two years of the program.

The seeions were held at St Paul’s African House, where participants learnt to make a number of dishes, including curry puffs and Afghan bread.

People also experienced East African coffee and treats, and took part in a Kava ceremony.

News reporter Georgia Rossiter captured some of the smiling faces at the event.

New tastes: Warren, Sue and Shirley Andrews. Photo by Georgia Rossiter
Enjoying new flavours: Ann Drum, Di Ellis and Kathy Sims. Photo by Georgia Rossiter
East African coffee break: Laia Tafili, Leaisa Pele and Ane Fotu. Photo by Georgia Rossiter
Treat time: Agoness Kuol served East African coffee and treats at Shepparton Culture Kitchen. Photo by Georgia Rossiter
Enjoying the sessions: Patrick Valoia and Leapaga Pele. Photo by Georgia Rossiter
Friendly faces: (From left) Cicilia Nelson, Fatma Saadalli, Ting Huang, Nora McCarthy and Christine Nunn. Photo by Georgia Rossiter