An evening with Peter Kuruvita After a sell-out event in May, Peter Kuruvita is back for another culinary journey, ‘Seafood from the Heart’.
The Pacific Hotel Group invites you to join us as he brings together the tastes of Asia, capturing and enhancing the naturally delicious flavours of sustainable seafood …how food was intended to be experienced.
Award-winning chef, restaurateur, TV presenter and author, Peter is a long-time advocate and voice for sustainable seafood. Well known in Sydney for establishing Flying Fish he is now based in Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort at Noosa Beach House and will be back at Novotel Manly Pacific for one night only!
Friday 27th October 2017
6.30pm - 10.30pm
at Novotel Sydney Manly Pacific
$110 per person
$150 per person including beverages
Prices included a five course meal and a glass of sparkling wine on arrival.
Accor Plus members receive $15 off the above prices.
After 3 decades as an award-winning chef and restaurateur, Peter has diversified his career to encompass the roles of TV presenter, author, industry speaker and restaurant consultant.
Peter is well known for his time at Sydney’s iconic Flying Fish Restaurant & Bar which he opened in 2004, and successfully led the kitchen team as Executive Chef for 8 years.
In 2008, Peter’s love of the Pacific & passion for seafood led to the opening and continued success of Flying Fish at Sheraton Fiji Resort. This was followed by the opening of Sheraton Resort & Spa, Tokoriki Island, Fiji with Peter overseeing all food operations for the resort and designing menus for the beautiful open Flying Fish restaurant overlooking the Mamanuca Islands
Peter’s signature style of fresh quality seafood, stunning ambience and beachside locations can also be experienced in Australia in his hometown at Noosa Beach House with Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort.
Peter’s childhood experiences cooking with his Grandmother in the traditional kitchen of his ancestral home in Colombo, Sri Lanka inspired his first cookbook “Serendip – My Sri Lankan Kitchen”
His next cookbook “My Feast with Peter Kuruvita” takes food lovers on a culinary and cultural journey through the island communities of Asia and the South Pacific.
Peter’s next cookbook “Subcontinental Vegetarian” is due to be published in 2018
Peter has now presented 4 TV series produced by The Precinct Studios for SBS Television, which air on many networks worldwide.
His shows combine beautiful scenery with sensational local cuisine
“My Sri Lanka with Peter Kuruvita”
“Island Feast with Peter Kuruvita”
“Mexican Fiesta with Peter Kuruvita”
“Peter Kuruvita’s Coastal Kitchen”
To see the latest information on Events, World Expeditionsculinary tours of Sri Lanka & Mexico, Cooking classes, and Product range:
Come and enjoy some local talent at the Beach Bar over the Manly Jazz Festival.
Saturday 30 September
4.45pm - 6.45pm
Kath Morrison (Trumpet/Flugelhorn) accompanied by Steve Smillie (Guitar)
Kathryn Morrison began her musical career on The Sydney Show Boat with a jazz trio and performed with the "Harbour City Jazz Band" at the Soup Plus.
Kathryn has completed a Bachelor Degree in Jazz Performance at the Sydney Conservation and Performed with the "Conservation Big Band" at the Shanghai World Expo Music Festical. She also performed with "Black Top Rollers" and "Sirens Big Band". Kathryn is currently teaching trumpet on the Northern Beaches at various public and private schools and perfoming at venues around Sydney and the Central Coast.
Steve Smillie has been a guitarist performing professionally from the early 70’s. Steve’s origins were in country music and has branched out into other styles including; blues, rock, jazz, funk, pop and reggae. Steve has supported many acts including; Ian Moss, Daryl Braithwaite, Renee Geyer, Tim Freedman (from the Whitlam’s) and Rick Price. Also in 2016 Steve performed in the Concert hall of the Sydney Opera House.
Steve was named best instrumentalist at Tamworth’s Country Music Festival awards 1978 and 1979 and was a National Top 10 finalist in the Rebel Yell Guitar Challenge 1991. Steve currently teaches guitar at the Central Coast Conservatorium and performs in the duo Open Fire.
Kath and Steve have been performing together for the past four years in clubs on the Central Coast and Sydney as well as at the Concert Series at the Central Coast Conservatorium.
Sunday 1 October 4pm – 6pm
Josh has a repertoire of jazz, blues and flamenco influenced by original and standard acoustic guitar instrumental’s as well as putting his own spin on classic standard’s with vocals. Heavily influenced by the likes of Eric Clapton Unplugged and Tommy Emmanuel but inspired by modern/classic rock to reggae, Josh commands his guitar with ease. He has performed for over 10 years in Australasia on the streets as a busker to venues such as Basement, 4 star Hotels and has performed in TV commercials.
Try our delicious soft sell crab tacos, pulled pork pizza, sweet potato fries and more all from the BEACH BAR menu!
Enjoy our cocktail of the Day, Sangria and Pimms jugs or a bucket of beer with mates
Take the hassle out of Christmas Day this year and celebrate at Novotel Sydney Manly Pacific. We’ll do all the hard work for you while you sit back, relax and enjoy your celebrations with Family and Friends.
CHRISTMAS DAY LUNCH IN GRAND BALLROOM
WHERE: Level One Grand Ballroom
TIME: 12:30pm - 3:30pm
Live food stations including spit roast, fresh seafood, sushi and sashimi, desserts and more
Special kid’s station
Beer, wine (18+) and soft drinks
Plus a special visit from Santa delivering gifts for all children under the age of 12
Adults : $190 per person | Accor Plus: $180 per person
Child (5 - 12yrs): $80 per person | 4 yrs & under: FREE
CHRISTMAS DAY LUNCH IN ZALI'S RESTAURANT - ADULTS ONLY
WHERE: Zali's Restaurant
TIME: 12:30pm - 3:30pm
Adults only lunch with a traditional seafood buffet and Christmas carvery
Premium beer, wine and soft drinks
Adults : $210 per person | Accor Plus: $200 per person
CHRISTMAS DAY DINNER
WHERE: Zali’s Restaurant
Traditional Seafood buffet and Christmas carver for the non-seafood eaters
Unlimited soft drink, juice and mineral water
Plus a Christmas gift for all children under the age of 12
Adults : $155 per person | Accor Plus: $145 per person
Child (5 - 12yrs): $60 per person | 4 yrs & under: FREE
Enhance your experience at Novotel Sydney Manly Pacific and spoil your special someone with a romantic getaway, bottle of sparkling wine, cheese platter or chocolate-dipped strawberries. To find out more about our romantic hotel packages, contact us today!
Come and explore these school holidays and create special memories with a Manly accommodation deal that lets kids stay and play for free*!
With Family & Novotel, accommodation and breakfast are free for 2 children under 16 years old who share a room with their parents or grand-parents. In addition, we have a childrens play corner for all ages in the lobby and offer 50%* off 2nd room - Because family time is quality time.
When visiting Manly, kids can enjoy our special "Kids Menu" in Zali's restaurant - offering a variety of balanced meals.
*Terms & conditions apply and subject to availability - Contact our reservations team on 02 9977 7666 to find out more!
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