Our food and our understanding

AYCatering can provide high quality food for any event or function no matter how big or small.  We provide both hot and cold catering options. We know that our community is very diverse, last year  people using our programs were born in 60 different countries, so we understand that our food must meet the needs  and tastes of many cultures.  

AYCatering service is Managed by Chef Kate Mason and prides itself on providing culturally appropriate food (including halal) that brings joy to your community. We  create dishes that cross all the cultures of Western Sydney. A call to chef Mason will allow you to make a menu that meets your cultural, dietary and taste requirements.


Why Choose AYCatering

Quality culturally appropriate food and service at a super competitive price is the key to our business. 

AYCatering however is also about people and community. Our service provides free training to  disadvantaged youth,  assisting them to find work in the hospitality industry.  So when you order from AYCatering you get great food and also support young people to learn and find a job.  

Any young person can attend our training no matter what their visa restriction, cultural background, education level, language skills or financial disadvantage.  Young people can gain qualifications in Food Handling, Food Safety, RSA, RCG, Business and commercial cooking for free through our service. When you order our young people gain great practical experience.

 The Cumberland area has youth unemployment rates that are 40% higher than greater Sydney. All the monies earned from AYCatering goes back into the project to support more young people! We are fortunate to have great partners such as Club Dooleys who provide employment opportunities for young people once they have finished their training.

Contacting AYCatering

Ph:  96462122

Email: Catering@ayc.org.au


Our Menus

Cold Menu

We recommend 4 pieces per person for a light lunch. Meats are Halal.

Sandwiches and Wraps

These can come as a mixed platter or you can specify the wraps/ sandwiches you would like us to include.

We are able to provide gluten free bread at an additional cost.

Small 10 wraps, 20 pieces $60

Medium 15 wraps, 30 pieces $90

Large 20 wraps, 40 pieces $120

 Small 10 sandwiches/ 40 pieces $60

Medium 15 sandwiches / 60 pieces $90

Large 20 sandwiches / 80 pieces $120


Lettuce, tomato, carrot, cucumber, capsicum & avocado


Roast lamb slices, Tabouli, red onion & hummus

Chicken salad

Roast chicken, mayonnaise, Vietnamese style coleslaw


Falafel, Tabouli & hummus


Tabouli, cheese and avocado

Smoked Salmon

Tasmanian smoked salmon, capers, cream cheese, lettuce

Salad bowls

Small 12 single serves bowls $60

Medium 18 single serves bowls $90

Large 24 single serves bowls $120


Roast chicken, Vietnamese style coleslaw


Falafel, lettuce, tabouli, dressed with hummus


lettuce, tomato, cucumber, capsicum, kalamata olives, red onion & feta


lettuce, tomato, cucumber, green beans, kalamata olives, red onion & tuna


tomato, cucumber, parsley, kalamata olives, red onion, sumac & crispy flat bread

 Mezze platter

2 dips (dips available are hummus, garlic, tzatziki, baba ghanoush, avocado, tomato salsa, French onion), vine leaves, falafel, vegetable sticks, olives.

Small serves 6-10 $40

Medium serves 10-14 $60

Large serves 17-20 $80

 Seasonal fruit platter

This is a selection of cut fruit which is in season

Small Serves 6-10, 24 pieces $55

Medium 10-14 40 pieces $80

Large 17-20 55 pieces $105

Dips platter

Dips with accompanying vegetable sticks and crisp bread

The dips available are hummus, garlic, tzatziki, baba ghanoush, avocado, tomato salsa, French onion

Please specify the dips you would like included.

Small (2 dips)  $30

Medium (3 dips) $40

Large (4 dips)  $50

Cakes platter

A selection of small cakes, slices and bars.

The cakes available are Almond shortbread, Date Slice, Baclava, Chocolate cookies, Pecan Slice, Chocolate brownie, Mini Fruit muffins.

These can come as a mixed platter or you can specify the items you would like us to include.

Small 14 pieces $28

Medium 28 pieces $56

Large 42 pieces $64

Packed lunch catering

Served in a cardboard box ready to find your picnic spot

Basic $10




Piece of seasonal fruit

A little bit fancy $15



Mini muffin or cake

Piece of seasonal fruit

Plates cups utensils and napkins $1.20 per set


Hot Menu

Platters (40 pieces per platter serves 8-10 )

Kofta Spiced lamb skewers with Tzatziki $80

Satay Chicken skewers with Spicy Peanut Sauce $80

Tandoori Chicken skewers with Butter chicken Sauce $80

Italian beef meatball with tomato and onion relish $80

Argentinian beef Skewer with Chimichurri $80

Thai style Beef skewers with Massaman sauce $80

Kibbeh with Tahini Sauce $80

Falafel with Hommus and Flat bread  $80

Mushroom Arancini $60

Tomato Arancini  $60

Spinach Arancini $60

Boureke Spinach Filo Triangles  $45


Buffet Dishes ½ gastro 4litre sized buffet dish

Beef Lasagne  $45

Butter chicken with Rice $45

Massaman beef with Rice  $45

Vegetable Korma with Rice  $35

Garlic Soy chicken and vegetables  $35

Chicken biriyani  $35

Mujaddara  $25

Laxpudding  $45

Potato Bake  $25

How you can pay

We accept

  • Cash
  • Electronic Funds Transfer
  • Credit Card

Thank you for considering AYCatering. We are proud to be of service to our community. Please feel free to contact us regarding catering or how to become part of the training program.

AYC would like to thank Dooleys Lidcombe Catholic Club for their ongoing support and Cumberland Council for their upgrade of the commercial kitchen.