The Precinct Showcases Queensland's Culinary Culture in New Series 'Coastal Kitchen' with SBS
A new 6-part TV series titled "Coastal Kitchen" featuring chef and restaurateur Peter Kuruvita, premieres this Thursday night on SBS1. Produced by The Precinct in partnership with Tourism and Events Queensland (TEQ), this series explores the impressive food culture surrounding Kuruvita's new home in the Sunshine Coast.
This is the fourth series The Precinct has produced with the celebrity chef, with previous series receiving numerous accolades including a nomination for Best Lifestyle Series at the Banff World Media Festival and Best New Male Talent at the Logies.
Tourism and Events Queensland CEO Leanne Coddington said Queensland's Sunshine Coast was a dream destination for gourmet travellers.
Says Coddington: "We know that great food, wine, local cuisine and produce are key factors in holiday decision making, and we want to make sure Queensland is top of travellers' lists.
"With its reputation for high quality food and lifestyle entertainment, the Coastal Kitchen series is an ideal platform to showcase what the Sunshine Coast has to offer."
The series as already been sold to numerous broadcasters throughout the world in Asia, NZ and the UK with more deals in the pipeline ensuring that a global audience will discover that there's a strong culinary culture throughout the Sunshine Coast.
Kuruvita's Coastal Kitchen airs to Australian audiences on SBS1 from 8:30 Thursday 10th of November and online via SBS On Demand.