Matt Golinski is a highly regarded, professional chef with a passion for creating cuisine using fresh, seasonal and local ingredients.
Well known as one of the original team members of the popular ‘Ready Steady Cook’ television series, Matt has worked as executive chef at some of Queensland’s leading restaurants and founded his own catering company.
Based on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast, Matt now enjoys working as a consulting chef to restaurants, being a regular guest chef at festivals and events and writing his popular food columns and blog. He is also an active member of the Slow Food movement and a motivational speaker.
When away from the saucepans Matt enjoys sharing his love of cooking and helping others through his roles as Food and Culinary Tourism Ambassador for the Gympie (QLD) region and Ambassador for Foundation H – a not-for-profit organisation helping people living with disabilities.
He is also a keen runner and in Aug 2015 completed his first full length marathon.