Your very own Private chef & Catering service throughout Newcastle, Hunter valley, Central Coast and Sydney

A Private chef & Catering service for every experience.

Hunter valley – Newcastle – Port Stevens – Sydney – Central coast

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We create and develop menus to every experience, and tailor to your specific requirements.

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20+ years Culinary experience

Josh is a Professional chef with a wealth of international and local experience and expertise in the Hospitality industry, from chalets in France to the best fine dining restaurants in Europe and Australia. Josh will cater for any experience and take your guests on a food journey to remember. Enjoy a unique dining experience tailored to your special event with in your own home or chosen venue.

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A Private Chef for every experience.

Enjoy a premium dining experience with in your chosen venue or home that will captivate your guests. Our exclusive service is available throughout the Hunter valley, Newcastle, Greater Sydney & Central coast areas.


A service for every experience.

Experience our Catering service for any occasion in any location. We cater far and wide for elopements, small weddings, birthdays, canapé functions and any celebration we will create the ultimate experience to suit the occasion.

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An experience for everyone

Contact us with your special event and we will cater for every experience.

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About Us

Forty Feathers is a private chef and catering service headed by executive chef and owner Josh Seaward. Josh provides private chef and catering services throughout the Newcastle, Hunter Valley, Central coast and Greater Sydney areas.

Josh has been in the industry for over 20 years and worked all over the world at some of the best restaurants both here and overseas.

Josh now spends his time Teaching these skills to the next generation with TAFE NSW and provides a premium chef and catering service for every experience in any location.

At Forty Feathers we develop menus to suit you and your guests needs, dietary requirements, tastes and journeys.

We are based in Newcastle NSW and provide a premium chef service to the Hunter valley, Port Stevens, Central coast, Blue mountains and Sydney regions.

Just to name a few, we are always learning of new and exciting locations far and wide, where ever it is what ever it is we can cater the occasion.

Our service includes at home dinners, lunches, degustations, birthdays, Elopements, wine dinners, canapé events, Private chef, weddings, yachts, drop off services etc.

Josh will work with you to build your food experience from scratch, you tell us what you love and we will create the ultimate menu to suit your chef experience.

Our Recent Chef Experiences

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“Incredible Service and Quality”

Josh provided a unique and breath taking dining experience with in our holiday stay in the Hunter Valley.
Josh cooked us a seasonal menu that catered for everyone.
From the start to the finish we found the whole experience seamless and would recommend josh and Forty Feathers to everyone.

Jess & John

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Newcastle, Hunter Valley, Central Coast & Greater Sydney

Our Private chef and catering service is available throughout all of the Hunter Valley to Port Stevens, Greater Sydney, Newcastle and Central coast areas. We cater for every occasion with a Chef for every experience.

We are based in Newcastle NSW which is a stones throw away from your special dining experience. Whether a short stay with in the vines in the Hunter valley, a weekend with friends on Sydney harbour, A private degustation on the Central coast or an elopement in. Newcastle and Port Stevens which ever it may be Josh will create the perfect food experience.

With this in mind our Private chef & catering service will bring that extra level to your diner and provide a chef service for any and every occasion in any location.

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