Enjoy our degustation menu with matched wine at a charity dinner prepared by industry-renowned executive chef, Michael Bannerman (RACV Torquay Resort) & our cookery and hospitality students.
All profits from the dinner will be donated to this year's charity of choice, Joseph’s Corner.
VU Polytechnic Charity Dinner series
All profits are proudly donated to a chosen charity.
Victoria University Polytechnic’s first Charity Dinner was held in October 2018, which raised $3933 for Brodie’s Law Foundation. View the YouTube video about the inaugural charity dinner.
The Polytechnic’s Charity Dinner Series is part of Victoria University’s new School for the Visitor Economy. This new cross-university school will provide the hospitality and tourism industries with an increased volume of qualified professionals to support rapid growth across the sector.
About Michael Bannerman
Michael Bannerman is the Executive Chef at RACV Torquay Resort.
Originally from Hobart, Michael began his journey working as a kitchenhand, which led him to pursuing his passion for cooking in London.
Michael moved to Torquay four years ago and is dedicated to sourcing local and seasonal produce in his menus. Visit racv.com.au to read more.
About Joseph's Corner
Joseph's Corner is a not-for-profit charitable organisation in response to the community's need for free counselling and support for families and friends of those living with alcohol or drug addiction. Based in Melbourne's West, Joseph's Corner relies totally on donations, fundraising and profits from 'Merrijig', their opportunity shop. Visit josephscorner.org.au to read more.
Getting there: Parking and location
VenU Restaurant: 6pm for 6:30pm start. Bookings are essential. No door sales available.
VenU Restaurant is located at our Footscray Nicholson Campus, Building D.
Check the Footscray Nicholson Campus page for directions, public transport options and parking information.