News at Angliss
Great Chefs Student Success
An excited applause broke out at the Great Chefs event in the Angliss Restaurant as chef Max Nuntawat Chanyalikit revealed, “Tonight’s menu is the winning menu from my final competition for MasterChef Thailand!”
Tourism students seize new opportunities
Do you know what’s new in the tourism industry? It’s certainly much more than just itineraries and sightseeing.
Serving with winning smiles at F1 Grand Prix
Thirty hospitality students worked front of house with the team from Food and Desire Catering, at the Formula One Grand Prix in Melbourne.
Have you tried G & Tea?
You may have thought of the classic gin and tonic but have you tried gin and tea yet? Delicious cocktail creations were the result of Hospitality students pairing gin and tea at the Mixology Masterclass with Dilmah Tea and Little Lon Gin Co.
Supratha building a career from her passions
Supratha Thinakaran, has her eyes set on working with global food tech companies such as Nestlé and HelloFresh.
Angliss Alumni at International Women’s Day
Reflecting on their experiences as women in the workplace was the focus at the Angliss International Women’s Day Breakfast.
BUN DAY CELEBRATES COMMUNITY
For more than 20 years baking and patisserie students have cooked dozens of hot cross buns, connecting with the wider community while gearing up for Easter.
WORLD’S LONGEST LUNCH THRILLS STUDENTS
More than 80 Angliss students and staff provided hospitality, cookery and events support at the World’s Longest Lunch this year, kicking off the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival (MFWF) for 2023.
IRON CHEF INSPIRES STUDENTS IN WAGYU MASTERCLASS
Having the opportunity to see, touch, slice, cook and taste premium imported Nagasaki Wagyu Beef under the guidance of world-renowned Iron Chef Ikuei Arakane was a highlight of the Nagasaki Wagyu Masterclass and Tasting
Nestle Professional Scholarship Winners
With the help of long-time institute partner Nestlé Professional, we proudly announced scholarship winners to our recipients at our Graduation Ceremony in December 2022.
Degree graduate to Chocolaterie owner
Angliss alum Samrat talks about how studying a degree in culinary management brought him sweet success through opening up his own business
A calendar year full of culinary achievements
Last we checked with our Sydney community, their calendar was packed with networking events, award nominations and our Bun Day tradition, where students baked over 1000 hot cross buns!
Refurbished tram jumps tracks for new café experience at Angliss
The Tram Café will provide a simulated training facility giving students the opportunity to gain practical café and food truck experience, to prepare and sell student product and showcase Angliss programs to the public.
Food Science, a launchpad for food innovation
This year, Jonathan Sasson won first prize with his unique pasta product, 'Pasta Mate'. The process enabled him to incorporate these ingredients into a supermarket-ready product, conscious of sustainability.
Elisha’s Sweet dream becomes career reality
Alum Elisha had always dreamt of opening her own dessert bar, and a qualification from Angliss helped make the dream come true
Galloping toward a career in Hospitality
Angliss students had a unique opportunity to work for the prestigious Victorian Spring Racing Carnival.
students assist Phillip Island Nature Parks
Bachelor of Tourism students worked with Phillip Island Nature Parks to increase visitation and share important conservation messages with tourists.
When the journey is as exciting as the destination
We spoke to Angliss tourism degree lecturers Paul Taylor, Belinda Daly and Ngaire Griggs about how the industry is recovering post-pandemic, where it's heading, and how you can be part of it too!
October scholarship winners
Scholarships awarded at the Melbourne ceremony help Angliss students achieve their study goals and pave the path toward career success
Patisserie students hot on the trail of success
The brightest students from foods, hospitality and events merge their talents at the Angliss High Tea: Follow the Spice Trail 2022
New postgraduate degrees build hospitality leaders
Developed for individuals looking to advance their knowledge and careers, the courses are anticipated to also attract attention from organisations looking to offer professional development to attract and retain staff.
Bakery award showcases students' talent
Students competed in two concurrent competitions that were held together for the first time, giving students even more reason the compete as there were more opportunities.
First to complete the Master of Philosophy
Diving into the rabbit hole of research, Birgitta March becomes the first graduate from the Institute to complete the Master of Philosophy on Australian Tour Guides
Bachelor Degree kick starts Anthony’s career
An Angliss pathway to a Bachelor of Resort and Hotel Management helped Anthony lay the foundations for a successful career in hospitality.
Matt is World Butchers' Challenge Winner! (USA)
Winner winner, beef, pork, lamb, and chicken dinner! William Angliss Institute second-year butcher apprentice wins 1st prize for the Apprentice Category in the World Butchers Challenge in Sacramento, USA.
Angliss rising star Max is no flash in the pan
Culinary student Max Burke has won gold for his entrée in the Nestlé Golden Chef’s Hat Award final.
Angliss invites you to Open Day Catch-Up TV
If you missed out on Melbourne Open Day 2022, or didn’t catch one of our sessions, you can now watch a selection of Open Day highlights at your own pace with our Catch-Up TV
Hotel management guru visits Angliss students
Angliss Hotel Management students welcomed Mark Tierney, Chief Revenue & Distribution Officer of Ascott Australia, Quest Apartments, on campus.
Angliss Careers and Employment Expo 2022
The 2022 Annual Careers and Employment gave hundreds of Angliss students and recent graduates a chance to connect with key players in the experience industry.
Angliss alum has sights set for tourism success
Brittany McLean is taking her Bachelor of Tourism (Eco-Tourism) qualification from strength to strength, first gaining the role of Visitor Experience Officer at The Shrine of Remembrance before progressing to become the Sales & Product Coordinator for Sightseeing Tours Australia (STA).
The Institute’s 2022 Melbourne Graduation
The William Angliss Institute August Graduation Ceremony took place across three big days and saw over 200 students graduate across Higher Education, Centre for Food Trades and Culinary Arts and Centre for Hospitality and Tourism.
Dilmah visits Angliss for Morning Tea
William Angliss Institute has a long partnership with Dilmah Tea and Dilmah CEO Dilhan C. Fernando visited the Institute’s Melbourne campus to share his enthusiasm for tea with the next generation.
Angliss Open Day 2022 was one to remember!
The Institute’s first physical Open Day since the pandemic occurred on Saturday and it hosted a range of activities and personalities including Shannon Bennett and Melbourne’s Lord Mayor.
NGV Garden Restaurant welcomes Angliss alum
Jessica Dredge is front and centre of Melbourne’s art and culture scene at the National Gallery of Victoria’s Garden Restaurant.
Take the mystery out of Open Day
Our course experts are delivering signature events, including plant-based demos and masterclass, to give you a glimpse of what life can look like when you follow your passion!
Nestlé Golden Chef's Hat Award finalist announced
William Angliss Institute student Max Burke takes home first place in the qualifying finals in the Nestlé Golden Chef’s Hat Award 2022.
Join us for Sydney Campus Open Day 2022
This is a unique opportunity to engage with industry professionals, Angliss staff, current students and graduates to learn about the courses on offer at the Institute.
Make Open Day Work For You!
We encourage you to experience everything the day offers and ask the questions that matter most to you. Here's some we think you might like to consider.
Angliss Apprentice Butcher to compete in USA
William Angliss Institute apprentice Butcher Matthew Tyquin, is soon to compete in this year's World Butchers' Challenge in Sacramento California, USA.
Brigitte’s taking her passion for tourism to new heights
Brigitte's making the most out of her time by participating in competitions, excursions and joining the Higher Education Mentoring Program.
What happens when you don’t have to choose?
It can be tricky to imagine how far you can take your passion and qualification. For Angliss events student Taylor Daniells, she’s combining her passion for planning unforgettable events with her love of aerial arts.
A feast for the eyes
Angliss alumni Gina has been listed in the Australian Cake Artists & Decorators Association as one of their top 20 picks for Rising Stars and also won second place at the Sydney Art of Cake Competition 2022.
Shannon Bennett returns to Angliss for Open Day
Prospective students will experience immersive masterclasses, industry panel discussions, demonstrations, alumni food trucks and hear from a special keynote speaker.
Your guide to Angliss Open Day
Here are some tips to keep in your back pocket to help you feel prepared and at ease even before stepping into your future campus.
Tourism student becomes a VTIC awards finalist
Current Bachelor of Tourism and Hospitality Management student Daniel O’Brien is the proud finalist in this year’s Victorian Tourism Industry Council (VTIC) awards.
Improving mental health for hospitality workers
Dr Richard Robinson’s research, in collaboration with William Angliss Institute, looks to improve mental health for hospitality workers.
From one dream to the next
If there's ever a blueprint on how a student can make the most out of their time at Angliss and the experience industry, Hospitality student Shelantha Fernando’s path is one to follow.
All flavours lead to home for Bianca
Meet Bianca Tenaglia, one of Sydney’s William Angliss Institute alum. Bianca used Sydney’s on-campus Café Imparo to launch her career into the patisserie industry.
The Great Chefs support emerging talent in the hospitality industry
We’ve now launched the Great Chefs program for 2022 and what a big two days it’s been, with industry leaders Ian Curley and MoVida’s Frank Camorra taking the stage.
Meet our national Angliss apprentice
William Angliss Institute apprenticeship opportunities span the nation, servicing remote locations and offering student support
Callebaut Chocolate Competition winner announced
Chocolate makes the world go round and Callebaut Chocolate Competition may bring the world closer for Angliss students
Angliss Student Product Launch 2022
Sowing the seeds of the Angliss Student Product Award is Warren Flanagan for his unique Hemp Seed Oil Spread that wowed this year’s judges.
We’re cuckoo for Koko Black
With Christmas on the horizon, Koko Black are recruiting early, and what better place to source great talent from than from William Angliss Institute
F1 announcement signals opportunity for students
The Victorian Government has announced the Australian Formula 1 Grand Prix will remain in Melbourne until 2035, an announcement that spells opportunity for William Angliss Institute students.
Angliss alum Buddha Lo reaches new heights
Angliss alum Buddha is at the top of his game. He is the Executive Chef at Marky’s and Huso New York and he also won Season 19 of the US television series TopChefs.
Georgia’s international exchange lands her in London
During her time at Angliss, Georgia did a market study as a part of her assignment on a company known as STR Global. Today, she's thrilled to be working as STR’s Senior Hospitality Researcher at their London office.
Angliss Student takes home top confectionery award
Now that the ConTech Conference is back on since COVID-19 disruptions, it’s all systems go for the Sollich Awards, and William Angliss Institute’s Food Science and Technology student Stuart MacQueen-Thomson took home the Sollich Award for Best Student of Confectionery.
Skills & Job Centre helps to lay the foundations for first chef job
Peggy speaks to the on-campus Skills & Jobs Centre staff, who recommend she attend the Angliss Careers Expo. The advice she gained at the expo led her to her current job as a Commis Chef for a high-end Melbourne restaurant.
Beurre, Melbourne’s cherry on top
As Melbourne enters in and out of lockdowns last year, people were constantly searching for reasons to push forward. Enter Angliss Alumni Zahara Valibhoy's charming cake business, Beurre Cakes.
Great Chefs put William Angliss Institute Students to the test
The Great Chefs event is back at the Melbourne CBD campus, featuring Ian Curley and MoVida’s Frank Camorra
Menu-based learning gives students real work experience
William Angliss Institute’s Café Imparo on Bowden Street in Sydney could be considered a classroom like no other.
New five star training facilities drive hospitality employment
The who’s who in accommodation and five-star hotels joined us to celebrate the future of hospitality and hotel management training.
Stopping to smell the roses in Sydney
Time flies when you're busy! We've been working around the clock in our Sydney campus and before we unfold the second half of the year, let's take a step back and celebrate.
Balancing work and study, the Angliss way!
At a time when 'the great resignation' and 'career pivots' are more than just news headlines, doing both work and study is becoming more common. Here we'll share some of our go-to hacks on how you can set yourself up for success.
Opportunities to Offers at Careers and Jobs Fair
Over 20 industry employers gathered in the Student Lounge at our Melbourne CBD campus for the Angliss Careers and Jobs Fair for a chance to meet and employ our sought-after students.
Students deliver magic en masse at Melbourne Food and Wine Festival
A long line-up of Angliss students helped bring magic to the table at the World’s Longest Lunch this year, kicking off the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival (MFWF) .
Minister Tierney launches new Gelateria and Chocolateria
On Monday 11 April, The Hon. Gayle Tierney, Minister for Training and Skills and Higher Education, visited the Melbourne campus to launch the new Gelateria and Chocolateria training facilities.
Hot Cross Bun Day is Back in Abundance
Students are on campus at William Angliss Institute, Australia’s largest specialist centre for foods, tourism, hospitality and events training, and they are gearing up for Easter!
Angliss academics share cutting edge research at CAUTHE Conference
As representatives from the leading experience training provider, our academics showcased six research papers about how the new normal is sharing tourism, hospitality and events.
A pathway to follow your passion
Before moving to Australia, Jashan completed the Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management in Singapore, where he connected with tourism and hospitality professionals.
Naro bakes - a slice of Melbourne’s best
Melbourne-based pie maker extraordinaire and cookery alumni Carla Montanaro was dubbed one of the foodie highlights of Melbourne's lockdowns by Broadsheet Melbourne and Beat Eats.
Women in hospitality, #BreakingTheBias for IWD 2022
Touching on this year's theme, #BreakingTheBias, the panel talked about the challenges they faced as women in a male-dominated industry, from being the default person asked to grab coffee or tea at the office or having their authority questioned based on gender.
The Australian Cuisine Begin Cookbook, more than just recipes
After a couple of years working as chef and travelling around Europe, Liam decided it was time to step outside of his comfort zone and explore his lifelong curiosity for Australian cuisine!
Angliss students serve up aces at Australian Open
Melbourne feels like it’s coming back to life after a smashing January, led by a powerhouse Australian Open. The opportunity to work at the Grand Slam was coordinated by the Skills and Jobs Centre on campus.
New and current students, we’re here for you!
To start your new chapter as seamlessly as possible, here’s a guide for new (or current) students to some of our essential services, available to you for free during your time at Angliss.
An Angliss Galentine’s day guide
Over the years, we’ve covered many different ways to spend Valentine’s Day. This year we’re switching it up! This Valentine’s Day we’re dedicating our recommendations to celebrate friendships, and here’s one just for you and your best friends.
Angliss Wins at Victorian Tourism Awards
William Angliss Institute CEO Nicholas Hunt was proud to receive the award for Tourism Education and Training at the 2021 Victorian Tourism Awards on behalf of the Institute, its trainers and partners.
The Angliss Glazed Ham
The Christmas spirit is already here. Follow our Commercial Cookery Trainer Glenn Wildman's juicy and yummy Christmas Ham recipe to impress your friends and families at Christmas gatherings!
Premier and Minister visit William Angliss Institute
The Premier toured the Angliss Restaurant and spoke to front of house Diploma of Hospitality students, Patisserie students preparing a Christmas lunch menu in the Angliss Restaurant Kitchen and Certificate III Baking students, along with their teachers.
Meet the Angliss Alumni with hyper-realistic cake decorating skills
Gina’s complementary background in Marketing and Patisserie helped build and shape her business today. But she credits the mentors and friendships she made at Angliss for her work ethic and confidence in and around the kitchen.
Angliss alumni Jung Eun Chae receives Melbourne Food and Wine Festival’s Trailblazer Award
Despite the challenges the hospitality industry faced in recent years, Angliss Alumni Jung Eun Chae's innovative restaurant, CHAE, placed her front and centre of the Melbourne food culture.
Angliss Student Product Launch 2021
This year's Student Product Development Showcase for Diploma of Food Science and Technology students at William Angliss Institute featured an innovative way to recreate and enjoy common comfort foods.
Angliss students join pre-opening team at new Marriott Docklands hotel
A team of Angliss students and graduates are part of the pre-opening team led by alumni Front Office Manager, Justin Louey at the new five-star Melbourne Marriott Hotel Docklands.
William Angliss Institute teacher recognised for excellence in training
Chef Dale Lyman was joint winner of the Tourism Training Australia Teacher/Trainer of the Year 2021, in the category of Trainer in the area of Commercial Cookery, on 6 December 2021.
Clau Pantoja and her plant based success story
Clau's experience at Alibi catapulted her to other plant-based restaurants and expanded her network. One opportunity led her to assist podcaster and author Simon Hill (also known as Plant Proof) and Tanya Smart in opening Eden.
Students toast William Angliss Institute Australian Award success
The award recognises a registered training organisation, delivering more than 50 qualifications, that offers a broad range of training products and services and demonstrates excellence and high level performance in all aspects of vocational education and training.
Fingers crossed for Australian Training Awards
To be recognised as a finalist for the national award enabled us to speak more to our industry training, indigenous training, and international training experience, putting in context our position as a key contributor to excellence in foods, tourism, hospitality and events in Australia and our region.
Angliss partners with Young Tourism Network
Established in 2005, YTN is a not-for-profit networking group led by passionate volunteers in the Tourism and Travel industry in Victoria. Through social and professional development events and industry alliances, they aim to enhance and foster career development and professional excellence.
Reimagining the Event Industry - experts provide an eye to the future of events
Students were encouraged to learn from businesses that stayed in touch with networks and stayed visible to make sure they were top of mind for opportunities.
Angliss International Hotel School, the perfect course for a new generation of hoteliers
In late 2021, William Angliss Institute will open new hotel training facilities, including flexible, interactive learning spaces to complement the existing simulated hotel facilities and hotel reception training spaces.
Step up for scholarship support
Scholarship recipient Chelsea Grace Boehm has urged other students to apply for William Angliss Institute’s scholarships which are now open for 2022.
William Angliss Institute Named Large Training Provider of the Year
The Victorian Training Awards recognise and celebrate the outstanding achievements of individuals, employers and training providers in Victoria’s TAFE and training sector.
Victorian Training Awards – Thank You and Fingers Crossed for a Win!
Through the pandemic, the Institute has continued to develop its programs, offering additional courses and upgrading training facilities to ensure we offer students the best learning, while delivering industry the best graduates.
Clea’s proving to the world that there’s no better time to pursue your passion than now!
Growing up, Clea always loved cooking and had no problems following recipes. Once she decided to pursue cookery as a career, she wanted to understand how the different components work together and learn an array of technical skills.
Love for hospitality starts stimulating hotel career
Moving to work in a field she was passionate about led to Vimmi finding a job through her William Angliss Institute training and work placement, where she continues to work 10 years on.
Reimagining the Event Industry – A Panel Discussion You Don’t Want to Miss
You’re invited to hear from industry experts as they discuss the future of the events industry in the emerging landscape.
Business for Beginners leads entrepreneurial alumni in the right direction
Focussing on the next steps to turn practical skills into a business, the four-part series was created for entrepreneurial Angliss Alumni and students nearing the end of their courses.
Kariton Sorbetes - a celebration of culture, flavour and friendship
Both John and Minh have over 20 years of combined hospitality experience working for fine-dining and contemporary establishments. They became patisserie and cookery experts during that time and absorbed how restaurants at the top of their game run their businesses.
Ollie Connects Through Events for Fred Hollows Foundation
Working in the events industry during a lockdown can still bring a satisfying level of human connection, as Ollie discovered in his role at Fred Hollows Foundation.
From Angliss student to Head Pastry Chef – Jacinta Shares her career advice
Networking and making the most of student opportunities led Jacinta Tasker on her path to become Head Chef at Nikos in Fairfield. She now has some valuable career advice for those keen to study foods and, in particular, Patisserie.
Reimagining events: current research findings
Current research on the event industry by Higher Education Bachelor of Event Management lecturers, Dr Effie Steriopoulos and Dr Jeff Wrathall, has highlighted how the event industry will continue to transform to meet global demands.
Careers Expo showcases industry opportunities
Twenty-two companies provided inspiration and information to more than 130 students at the William Angliss Institute Virtual Careers and Employment Expo across two days in September.
Bellissimo! Lecturer explores local Italian food with historical walk
The leisurely walk will include caffè and biscotti, cooked from a recipe in the First Australian Continental Cookery Book en route and more.
Kickstart your career at the Virtual Employment Expo
Twenty-two companies are set to join the William Angliss Institute Virtual Careers and Employment Expo which will be held across two days on 9 and 10 September.
New mentoring program and study tour for hotel school
AIHS and Hospitality Program Leader David Wilson said the unparalleled learning and work experience of the AIHS with its customised study pathway allows students to take their service delivery skills to a new and luxurious level.
Indigenous ingredients flavour teacher skills week
The hospitality teachers had the opportunity to hone their skills and work with Angliss trainers on a series of masterclasses with students to develop key course elements for both the lunch and dinner focussing on using Indigenous ingredients.
Angliss Open Day celebrates future of industry
Angliss Open Day delivered a strong message of hope for the future of the foods, hospitality, tourism and events industries, as more than 30 teachers, industry experts and icons presented a range of masterclasses, panels and information sessions.
Angliss named finalist in Victorian Training Awards
The Institute continued to demonstrate delivery excellence in training and support services for students, partners and the people of Victoria.
Nestlé and Angliss supporting young chefs
Nestlé Professional has been a partner with the Institute for more than 20 years, working together to share industry best practices with innovation and skills training.
Sky’s the limit for aviation graduates
With the course developed in collaboration with Altara, the Certificate III in Aviation (Cabin Crew) has received widespread support from the airline industry.
Great Chefs back live
Twenty-five years on, Great Chefs continues to be the most successful program of its type in Australia, fostering communication, connections and networks between students, teachers and the hospitality industry.
Serving up nutritious meals is child’s play
Feeding hungry kids is working at a different pace to his previous job at Mya Tiger in The Esplanade Hotel St Kilda, otherwise known as ‘The Espy’, and is a far cry from Henry’s former work as an accountant.
Kyuhee Jang's passion for pastry
After completing her Certificate IV in Cookery, Certificate IV in Patisserie, Kyuhee also completed her Diploma in Hospitality Management to give her additional management training to support her career.
Angliss student wins VTIC entrepreneur award
Bachelor of Tourism (Marketing) student Vanessa Lauricella has won the 2021 VTIC Student Entrepreneurial Award.
Prosciutto master inspires students
Chef Luca Ciano demonstrated the careful techniques employed in creating this specialised product as well as some of the ways it could be used.
Darren Lees: Patisserie teacher, event manager and BBQ smoker
Darren's unique journey has helped him develop a well-rounded skill set. He hopes his students and any aspiring chefs would open themselves up to opportunities that might be different to what they have planned.
Diversity and creativity features at product showcase
All final year students from the Diploma of Food Science and Technology participated in the major assessment piece, a student product development showcase, and were assessed by industry experts.
Recognition on a global scale - Angliss joins Worldchefs
Angliss has joined the ranks of the top culinary education institutions in the world, being recognised by the international World Association of Chefs’ Societies.
Toolkit a must for personal brand
Student Amberlea Scott said having the opportunity to organise the Create your Personal Toolkit workshop as part of a team and run it under the guidance of our teacher was an eye- opening experience.
Students get inside scoop on hospitality innovation
The many changes through COVID-19 lockdown in Melbourne were explored with the increase in high end restaurants joining online delivery portals like Providoor as well as the rapid uptake of technology.
Supreme Events Impress
The Travellers Aid Australia's Workforce Social Event was managed by students Maddie Davies, Bree Armstrong, Rhonda Kruize and Julia Coates who teamed up to create project group Supreme Events supported by events teacher Sandra Grima.
Angliss selects VTIC entrepreneur candidate
Three Bachelor of Tourism students presented impressive ideas to grow tourism in regional Victoria to a panel of industry experts.
Versatile native foods researched
The workshop showcased indigenous crops worked into familiar dishes, highlighting the ease of which locally native foods could be incorporated into the Australian diet.
An exclusive peek behind Australia’s most iconic venue
On a sunny winter's day, our Sydney hospitality students had the exciting opportunity to peek behind the curtain of Australia's most iconic venue, the Sydney Opera House.
Industry leader energises events students
Diploma of Event students got to hear first-hand about the opportunities and challenges of running a production company through the COVID-19 pandemic.
Hospitality worker demand surges to highest level
Demand for skilled hospitality and tourism workers continues to dominate the jobs market – especially in Victoria.
For Jessica, bread making is her calling
As you get to know Bakery Apprentice Jessica Hercott, you start to understand where her love for bread comes from. Growing up on a wheat farm, freshly baked bread in the morning was part of the daily ritual.
Making Wilsons Prom more accessible rewarding for tourism students
Ecotourism students spent three days at the popular Victorian destination learning about visitors, conservation and access across the park, in preparation for their industry-led assessments.
Foods student Shelantha Fernando is seizing every opportunity - literally!
Hailing from Sri Lanka, International Cookery and Patisserie student Shelantha was exposed to the world of culinary and hospitality long before enrolling at Angliss.
Angliss chef shares cultural knowledge with Gardening Australia
Chef Sam May was keen to showcase these ingredients and said he draws from two different styles of cooking from his parents.
Seven things, for seven days
Yes, we’re here and another Melbourne lockdown is in session. And just in case you don't know what to do with these days of not leaving home - we have seven suggestions for the next seven days.
Students get a taste for future of tourism
Angliss travel and tourism staff and students participated in one of the largest conferences in Australia since COVID-19, attending the Victorian Tourism Conference with more than 900 delegates, at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.
Live Speed Networking builds industry connection
Students met with industry representatives from more than 30 companies including Altara, Barcats, City of Melbourne, Lucas Group, Delaware North, Federation Square, Park Royal and The Big Group.
Careers for caring caterers in longevity sector
As William Angliss Institute launches its workshops and courses in Longevity in 2021, we spoke to Brian Cooper, Group Training Manager at Cater Care, about his career and the opportunities available to students.
Kosta Atsiaris and his career-defining moment at The Ascott Limited
With careers advisors, networking opportunities, recruitment sessions from industry leaders and industry guest lecturers all year round at Angliss, Kosta's best advice in excelling your qualification is to take advantage of what's on offer on campus.
Tourism careers assured with industry investment and free TAFE courses
With nationally recognised qualifications from the specialist centre for foods, tourism, events and hospitality training, our graduates will be uniquely skilled for opportunities coming from the new tourism projects announced across the state.
What to look forward to during Stress Less Week
To help students ease through the start of the new term, the Student Services team has organised an array of fun and relaxing activities throughout Stress Less Week.
Scholarships support students to excel through tough times
Students have benefited from William Angliss Institute’s close ties with industry yet again with 44 deserving students being awarded a scholarship in the past year.
Students marvel in the possibilities
Leaders in global hospitality, Delaware North, came to Angliss Melbourne campus on the hunt for students to work across some of Melbourne’s most iconic locations like Marvel Stadium and the home of the Australian Open, Melbourne Olympic Park.
A Mother’s Day guide for all
We’ve compiled some of our favourite ways for you to impress your mum, partner or friends. Take notes, make that reservation and order them some delicious cake - let’s do Mother’s Day right!
Trotting the home straight to an events degree
Bachelor of Event Management students experienced first-hand luxury when they visited the Victorian Racing Club, touring the site and witnessing all the precinct has to offer.
Shelley Strauss, chef turned event management expert
It's not hard to find a proud Melbournian - whether it's a scenic drive you're after or a spontaneous adventure in the city - there's something for everyone and we love it.
Secret recipe brings local youth charity Easter joy
Made from Angliss’ secret recipe, more than 2200 buns were baked, steaming out of the ovens to delight fellow students, industry partners, Government officials and a local charity.
(Japanese) Strawberries and cream
The Bistro at the Melbourne campus was beaming with a class full of culinary students and a Japanese film crew as Iron Chef and William Angliss Institute favourite Kinsan plated up some amazing dishes in front of the camera.
The new inclusive drink trend that’s here to stay
There’s a new trend subtly bubbling, a trend that’s answering a growing demand among Australians aged 18-24; we’re talking about elevated non-alcoholic drinks.
Iron Chef excites in the Angliss kitchen
William Angliss Institute welcomed world-renowned Iron Chef Ikuei Arakane to its Melbourne campus as he put on a masterclass in Japanese fusion cooking for our culinary students.
Students Who Brunch
Angliss staff and students support the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival as alumni Nathan Toleman collaborates to bring an exciting new addition.
On-campus graduation for our resilient graduates
William Angliss Institute recently held its first big on-campus celebrations, marking the momentous occasion of our graduates’ achievements.
Discover an Angliss hidden gem
Whether you're a new addition to Angliss or have been around the block for a couple of years, one of the things that's unique to our Melbourne campus is its many hidden treasures.
Graduating Students Share Tips to New Cohort
William Angliss Institute’s 2021 Orientation offered new students a range of online sessions, panels and events to welcome them to the Institute. A highlight was the Student Experience Panel, presented by four students who will graduate in March. They spoke about their experiences at Angliss and took time to answer questions from eager attendees.
Creating a Sustainable Hospitality and Tourism Industry
Environmental sustainability and being conscious of the effects we have on the planet are some of the world's biggest challenges. William Angliss Institute believes in educating our students about sustainability to wholly prepare them for the hospitality and tourism industries.
Get All the Help You Need from the Student Services Team at Angliss
‘We’re here to help’ was the key message presented by the Student Services Team at William Angliss Institute’s 2021 Orientation. At the virtual event, the team discussed their role and the services available to students.
Melissa’s love for travel sparks a dream to change the tourism world for the better
After peeking behind the curtain, she knew if she were to pursue her passion for travel, she wanted to be involved in creating an enjoyable and ethical travel experience.
Melissa Caia - unlocking coffee success in the coffee capital of the world
Melissa Caia's first coffee encounter happened so early that she may have had her first sip of coffee while she learned her ABCs.
The Future of our Tourism, Hospitality and Events Industry at CAUTHE
Angliss staff presented four academic papers at the CAUTHE 2021 Conference about the current issues in the tourism, hospitality and events industries.
How Angliss is Making Online Collaborating Less Intimidating
William Angliss Institute uses the Padlet system for easy collaboration between students and teachers online.
Considerations for the Hospitality Industry in a Post Pandemic World
In a post-pandemic outlook, the hospitality and tourism industries need to look for viable and innovative business models.
Hospitality Creativity Thriving in Melbourne
The Hon. Gayle Tierney MP, Minister for Training and Skills and Higher Education, visited south-east Asian restaurant Sunda to experience first-hand the innovation and creativity happening in the hospitality industry.
The Angliss Alum making the world a better place one dessert at a time
Pushkar began a journey into veganism and decided to work in an environment where monetary success wasn’t his only goal. Pushkar was looking for purpose, and Mahadeva's Kitchen was his answer.
Our one-stop-shop Valentine’s Day guide
You don't have to feel panic at the last minute, because we've got you covered. We created a shortlist of our favourite places, food spots and fun activities to help all you time-poor hopeless romantics out there!
Angliss alumni shed light on the state of the experience industry
To shed some light on the state of the industry, we had a chat with three industry experts - all Angliss alumni! Here's why they’re saying you should keep your chin up for the year to come.
Students experience Indigenous flavours
This event was for a new pilot ’immersion‘-style program for Indigenous students to help increase engagement, and build skills and knowledge to assist in the workforce and some career pathway options.
Angliss alumni and ex-Vue De Monde Pastry Chef soars with KittyBakes.
We're excited to continue to share these stories of triumphs with Founder of KittyBakes and ex-Pastry Chef at Vue De Monde, Kitty Budiharjo.
A hopeful step into 2021
This year say goodbye to lofty, vague goals and anything else that doesn’t contribute to the person you want to be. You define your own yardstick of success
Hospitality industry workers in high demand
With this surge in demand, 2021 might be the perfect time to make your start, or upskill with a short (or longer) course at Angliss.
JobTrainer at Angliss
Job seekers and young people, including school leavers and those looking to upskill or change careers, can now take advantage of subsidised training to learn skills for jobs in demand.
Reach beyond your ATAR
We’re in the home stretch, and with all that’s been happening this year, exam results are probably just one of the many things you’re thinking about.
Returning to study travel is Anna’s latest adventure
Anna de Leeuw Pool feels she must have been a gypsy or a nomad in a previous life – giving her a love of variety, new challenges, being resourceful and adaptable, and discovering new places.
How a passion for dance and travel can lead to creating great events
Currently studying the Diploma of Event Management at William Angliss Institute, Samantha is considering going on to the Advanced Diploma in 2021.
Hotel management a dream career for Angliss alum
Angliss graduate Yan Lei has built a successful career in hotel management working as manager of the four-star Jinyuan Mingdu Hotel in Xiangshan Zhejiang, China.
Aussies appetite for travel growing
More than 30 current Certificate III Tourism, Certificate IV Travel and Tourism, and Diploma Travel and Tourism students joined the virtual guest speaker event.
A love of travel brings Nathan to a new career destination
After working in the finance and consulting industries for 20 years in project management, Nathan felt it was the right time for a career change. It was time to pursue his travel career dreams.
Food innovation takes spotlight at Angliss
All final year students participated in the student product development showcase which is a major assessment piece and assessed by industry experts.
Research leads to the ideal tourism experience
Kanae put her research skills to work when coming up with two award-winning ideas for Grants Picnic Ground in the Dandenong Ranges.
A season to celebrate achievements
After a long year adapting to a ‘new normal’, living in isolation and missed birthdays and anniversaries - we think it’s time to dedicate the last month of 2020 to catching up on celebrations. Here's how we think you should do it.
Nestlé Golden Chef Crowned
With a 55 year history, Nestlé Golden Chef's Hat Award adapted to a new virtual format in 2020.
Worksmith and Angliss team up again
Specialist training provider William Angliss Institute has today announced the two-year renewal of their milestone partnership with hospitality entrepreneurs and co-working space,Worksmith.
Extra skills for students in new kitchens
The new kitchens in Building E provide new learning commons spaces to integrate social and training interactions to enhance students’ learning opportunities and outcomes.
Perfect Events a dream job for Daniele
Graduate Daniele James turned her volunteer experience into a full-time job in the events industry, combining her experience with her events training at William Angliss Institute.
Intrepid Travel Co-Founder inspires future experience curators
Intrepid Travel Co-Founder Geoff Manchester co-hosted a lecture with Tourism Lecturer and Former Young Tourism Network Chair, Jess Derham about the future of the tourism industry focusing on the work Intrepid does in ethical animal tourism and climate change.
Upskilling her patisserie knowledge is the right chemistry for Francesca
After working as a chef for nine years in London and Rome, Francesca Papo started work in Melbourne and realised that the hospitality business works differently here.
Industry experts support events students through guest speaker series
This semester, Diploma of Event Management teachers Sandra Grima, Julie Rayner and Silvana Madia joined forces to bring to life event management essentials including leadership, sponsorship and legal with a stellar guest speaker series lineup.
Support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander businesses and organisations
It's NAIDOC Week, and as part of the celebration, we're shining the spotlight on some of our favourite Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander businesses and organisations
Fresh ideas about produce for a hungry new audience
Thanh is writing and pitching a show for a streaming platform that shows every aspect of the fruit story – from the grower and weather conditions, to the ripening process, supply chain, quality control, purchase, and finally, consumption.
Angliss grad serves up luxury grazing
Through hard work and enthusiasm, Amelia has turned this into a reality, and she has even more bright ideas for her future goals.
Lateral thinking for Hotel School student learning during lockdown
Mentors can share their perspective on how students can manage their own personal and professional development. Mentees can then reflect on their own progress and be better prepared for the workforce.
Get a sneak peek inside our picnic basket
The weather is getting warmer, restrictions are easing and what better way to celebrate than to have a great picnic. Here’s our ultimate guide on how you can spruce up your picnic basket and where you should next lay your picnic mat.
Alumni industry experts share their wisdom on business survival
On Wednesday 21 October, Chris Harris, Director Education at William Angliss Institute, brought together a webinar panel of William Angliss Institute alumni who are industry experts in hospitality, events, and travel and tourism.
Cookery student finds joy stepping out of her comfort zone
Cookery student and recent Bake Off Competition winner Henny Puspita has been doing her training online - including the practical aspects
Angliss grad is turning heads with her luxury vegan treats
Angliss alumni Alana Benson is going from strength to strength with her unique patisseries now hailed as one of Melbourne’s finest artisan vegan patisserie and dessert shops.
Emotive food and wine pairing creates fun for students
The Masterclass series of events are aimed to engage William Angliss Institute students and community in extending their industry knowledge in a fun and social way by inviting industry partners to offer bespoke short masterclasses.
Exotic flavours tempt Melburnians in lockdown
Angliss graduate Nabil Ansari was inspired to create Indian dishes from his homeland to warm the hearts of Melburnians during the COVID-19 lockdown.
Young chefs share entrepreneurial insights
William Angliss Institute hosted a Young Chefs Panel event welcoming Brienna Belfrage-Young (Koko Cottage), Oscar Bui (The Eatery), Quok (Andy) Nguyen (Mr.Bun Mi and Andy's Kitchen) and Paritta Sridamart (Palm Sugar Thai Cafe and Union Tree Thai).
Sydney students observe the hotel industry in a new COVID-19 world
What is it like to work in a COVID-19 normal world? Our hotel management students in Sydney addressed this question by visiting the newly opened five-star Skye Suites.
New foundation skills training a plus for prospective students
William Angliss Institute and Learn Local, Westgate Community Initiatives Group (WCIG) piloted a partnership to help those who want to do vocational courses to build foundation skills to study successfully.
The celebrations continue with our 80th-anniversary cupcake icing masterclass
If you're interested in joining our 80th-anniversary competition you can start by baking your favourite cake or cupcake recipe or try an Angliss classic.
Virtual Careers Conversation Fair showcases industry for students
More than 300 students joined the first William Angliss Institute Virtual Careers Conversation Fair - a week of presentations and interactive workshops with a range of industry experts from such well-known brands as Pan Pacific Hotels, Koko Black, InterContinental and Hilton.
Virtual events by students, for students
It seems like everywhere you turn, virtual events are a massive part of socialising. Seeing this trend playing out, our Events students didn't want to miss out on the opportunity to learn how their industry is adapting to these changes.
Around the world with Angliss Alum masterclass series
One of the things we miss the most while we can’t travel is getting to try local delicacies. What if there was a way we didn’t have to wait until we can hop on a plane to experience new dishes?
Virtual celebration for Angliss graduates
Our graduates celebrated their recent achievements with more than 230 friends, family, and staff joining in live from around the world.
Experience and taste food the way we do it
One of the great things about Angliss is you're never short of noteworthy suggestions. Whether it's where to go, what to eat, or what to do - there's always hidden gems ready to be shared in our corridors.
William Angliss Institute Celebrates 80 Years of Education
Since then, thousands of students have gone on to successful careers in all aspects of the food, hospitality, events and tourism industries within Australia and worldwide.
Secondary students enjoy online cooking classes
VCE VET professional cookery teachers Michael Ng and Gabi McCarthy are delivering practical lessons from their home kitchens to keep students’ online training interesting during Stage 4 lockdown.
It’s R U OK Day and here’s what you can do
There's never been a more important time to check in with your friends and loved ones. However, before you reach out or share, here's a couple of things to think about.
Gear up for Free TAFE in October
Angliss is gearing up for an October intake by encouraging prospective students, industry and alumni to upskill across meat processing, bakery and cookery.
Angliss student cooks on Plate of Origin
Angliss student Thanh Truong, who is studying his Master of Food Systems and Gastronomy, is representing Vietnam on Channel Seven’s Plate of Origin.
Don’t update your resume until you’ve read these Angliss tips
Polishing up your resume doesn't have to be a chore you avoid. When you know what to include and all the tricks that'll make your resume stand out, it becomes a simple checklist.
Angliss alumni join forces in Newcastle café
A group of Angliss graduates from the Sydney campus have joined forces and are working at The Whitecottage 163 (TWC 163) café, restaurant and wine bar in Whitebridge, Newcastle in New South Wales.
Free TAFE student Mitchell Velo is adding some new skills to build his future career
With the current hibernation of the restaurant industry in Melbourne, since May Mitchell has been able to keep working as a butcher at Meatsmith in St. Kilda, in both retail and wholesale.
Celebrate your graduation at home with style
Having a virtual graduation may not have been how you pictured celebrating one of the most significant achievements in your life, but that doesn’t mean you can’t throw one heck of a party at home!
An exciting lineup at our Sydney Virtual Open Day
Their international experience and background provide our students with a rich view of the experience industry. So you wouldn't want to miss what they've prepared for Open Day!
Passion Drives Career Success
Talking to Hayley Fraser, it's clear she was destined to be a part of the travel and tourism industry and is relishing her current work as a visitor service consultant at Werribee Zoo.
Let’s get started with Sydney Virtual Open Day
Do you know what you want to study next year? Not sure? The beauty of our virtual Open Day is you don't have to rush from one Information Session to another.
A cricket internship puts Ollie amongst the Women’s World Cup action
Working as an Accreditation Manager Intern at the ICC T20 World Cup, Ollie said he gathered onsite and behind the scenes knowledge and gained valuable experience.
Chocolatory life for Angliss graduate
Pastry chef Francesco Ferrante has continued to set the bar high from working among Michelin-starred chefs at Icebergs Dining Room and Bar- to now managing the kitchen at the Nestlé KitKat Chocolatory which is due to open in July 2020.
A winding path to tourism career
A solo adventure around Europe inspired Georgia Danaher to turn her passion for tourism into a career by way of Spain and London.
Up and away with Global Ballooning
Passionate travel alumni Mandy Ho has realised her dream job, providing clients with the experience of a lifetime hot air ballooning.
Angliss student prepares for worldskills
Angliss hospitality student, Mark-Anthony Baini, will be the first Victorian representative in six years to compete in the World Skills Australia National Championship in Restaurant Service in 2021.
Angliss Acknowledged in Esteemed 2020 Learning Environments Australasia Awards
The Learning Environments Australasia Awards celebrate educational facilities' development projects which demonstrate an effectiveness in planning, design and construction.
Smallgoods Traineeship A Win For Industry
A new traineeship to support smallgoods producers and production workers is commencing at William Angliss Institute.
Healthy food for kids inspires students
Providing healthy alternatives for young children has inspired the latest innovation at the 2020 Student Product Development Showcase for Diploma of Food Science and Technology students at William Angliss Institute.
Vale John Miller
In an Oral History recorded by the Institute, he looked back on his time and long history with the Institute with a sense of pride and achievement “I often refer to William Angliss Food School as the ‘Mother’ of all catering colleges in Australia. Everything grew out of William Angliss College.” said John.
Angliss Alumni makes the most out of isolation with a cookbook project
Since completing her Commercial Cookery apprenticeship program in 2019, she has worked in places such as Ezard, Lee Ho Fook and Dinner by Heston Blumenthal.
Free TAFE courses supporting demand for bread and meat
With large demand for baked goods and meat during the COVID-19 pandemic, students are taking advantage of the opportunity to upskill with Free TAFE courses at William Angliss Institute.
Students attend conference on Event Impacts and Sustainability
More than 50 students, academics and industry professionals attended the Higher Education virtual conference on Event Impacts and Sustainability.
Recharge at home or on-campus during Stress Less Week
We’re so close to the end of the semester! At this time of year it’s common to have assignments piling up and tensions can be high. Here's your guide to remain calm & collected this week.
Scholarships were awarded to 25 students so far in 2020
This scholarship money has helped many students in different ways but the overwhelming response have been that of gratitude, pride, and passion for their chosen industry.
Angliss Bistro trains with takeaway
With many hospitality businesses pivoting to takeaway and delivery options, training venue The Bistro at Angliss Melbourne campus has also been offering takeaway options since early April.
Stay connected with industry by attending our Virtual Networking event
With different sessions for all areas focus, students can now learn from our panelists, pick their brains and ask them questions - all from home!
Experience everything you love about Melbourne from home
As we all patiently wait until all restrictions are lifted, we observe and celebrate the wonderful things our industry has done to make sure the people who've made it possible are all taken care of.
There’s never been an easier time to support small businesses and Angliss alumni
As you start to plan who you'd like to see first, who to catch up with, and when you should have that belated mother's day brunch, let us relieve you from the pressure of cooking and planning with some of our favorite small business recommendations.
William Angliss Institute offers a part-time Food Science Diploma to support industry
With many food specialists working in the industry, Angliss is offering its Diploma of Food Science and Technology in a part-time format to make it easier for full-time workers to upskill.
Students and teachers adapt to online experience
Across the William Angliss Institute campus teachers and students are working in new ways using technology to bring the student experience of learning to life.
Taking care of yourself during self-isolation
Are you taking your isolation period seriously? Yes? Good! To help the days go by faster (and more enjoyable), we've thought about some ideas on how you can ride this self-isolation period like a champ!
International Students - making sense amongst confusion
We feel a huge part of our community, the community that makes our campus special might feel confused at the moment. Here we will try to explain as much as we can about what this means for you and what support is available for you.
Comfort food we’re devouring right now
Comfort food is deeply personal, often tied with a memory, a person, or a moment. We asked our community about what brings them comfort and joy during isolation and here’s what they had to say.
A call to celebrate Hot Cross Bun Day at home
Unfortunately this year, we have to break the tradition of donating and selling these delicious treats to ensure the safety of our community. But as we pause one of our favourite times of the year, maybe we can all take a swing in making a batch of our own?
Online courses support hotel excellence
William Angliss Institute’s Skill Builders’ courses continue to bring flexible online learning to support skill gaps that are frontline and industry specific.
How to make online learning work for you
Online learning can be unknown territory to some, but don't fret. We've gathered the best advice from across the land about how you can self-isolate and be successful in your studies as well.
Celebration for Angliss grads
William Angliss Institute held graduation ceremonies at the La Trobe Street campus this week, celebrating the accomplishments of over 216 graduating students across its speciality areas of foods, tourism, hospitality, events and hotel management.
Worksmith’s first Cocktail Festival is one for the books!
Melbourne has been shaken and stirred by Worksmith's inaugural Cocktail Festival - the city's best bars, restaurants, and event spaces were all involved in the festivities late last month.
Take The Cake with Melbourne Food and Wine Festival
Over 40 years and a staggering 500,000 copies, the cakes in the Australian Women’s Weekly Children’s Birthday Cake Book have shaped many of our childhoods and collective memory.
Alumni Returns to Angliss for International Women's Day
This year we celebrated International Women’s Day with four Angliss alumni who are now thriving in industry.
An exciting first semester for our new students
To continue with the festivities, the Student Services team has planned a jam-packed semester for our students. Here’s what’s coming up in the next couple of months
Angliss shares knowledge at CAUTHE Conference in Auckland
Ten William Angliss Institute staff have shared knowledge with their peers at the 2020 CAUTHE Conference - Australasia’s leading tourism and hospitality research and education conference.
Angliss Board Chair appointed a Member of the Order of Australia
The honour comes after she was presented with a Public Service Medal in the Victorian Division of the Queen's Birthday Honours in 2011, for services to the dairy industry, national food regulations and rural women.
This Masterchef Alumna is just getting started
At a tender age of 19, Michelle has completed a Certificate III in Commercial Cookery, had done work experience in places like Burch & Purchese, Vue de Monde, OmNom Kitchen and, you may recognise her from the ninth season of Masterchef.
Angliss food studies lecturer Dr Kelly Donati secured a prestigious Rachel Carson Centre writing fellowship for 2019-2020
Kelly spent her final months at the RCC researching the closure of abattoirs in regional Australia, concerns about animal welfare in meat processing and how farmers are addressing these issues through different models of abattoirs.
Spruce up your IG feed with these follow-worthy accounts
Is your IG feed looking a bit dull? We’ve listed some of our favourites, from luxurious hotel tours by Eva Chen, Instagram’s Head of Fashion Partnerships to mouth-watering vegan recipes by Smith & Daugther Chef, Shannon Martinez; here’s our list of follow-worthy people.
Angliss Alumni and Founder of Floss & Fleur talks about how she started her own events business
A life-changing moment at a wedding Brittany had styled in 2019, helped her realise she wanted to invest extra time and energy into her own events business rather than working for an external events company.
Win Valentine’s Day this year with a grazing platter
Yes, Valentine’s day is this Friday. And if you didn’t mark your calendars back in January, you might’ve forgotten to make a reservation at your favorite restaurant. Don’t worry; we’ve got you!
Life as a Character Attendant in Disney World Florida
Julia Buceto is living her best life in Disney World. After wrapping her Advanced Diploma of Events Management, she jet-setted to Florida, where she is now working as a Character Attendant.
Childhood favourite turned dream career
Having completed her patisserie qualifications in 2014, Mikayla has since been working at establishments as diverse as the Grand Hyatt, to the Chateau Yering where she works today.
Angliss grad joins iconic Mya Tiger
Henry Pun is a young chef forging his way through the trying but ultimately rewarding career of hospitality. The buzzing Mya Tiger in the newly refurbed Espy Hotel St Kilda is a far cry from Henry’s former work as an accountant.
Cameron Maher continues his meteoric hospitality career
From waiting tables at Fat Duck in London to working as a Group Assistant GM at Andrew McConnell Restaurants - here's Cameron Maher's story.
Recreate one of our desserts from High Tea at your next Christmas party
Recreate our petits gateaux lined with a decorated hazelnut joconde sponge filled with an olive cake base topped with hazelnut cream, lime cremeux and garnished with a baby hazelnut macaron.
Hayley Fraser on how you can crack the travel and tourism industry
Talking to Hayley Fraser, it’s clear she was destined to be a part of the travel and tourism industry. She has spent 2019 devoted to learning all she can to propel her career in this exciting sector.
Angliss signs partnership with Vietnam's Van Lang University
On Wednesday 4 December, Ho Chi Minh City Party Secretary, Nguyen Thien Nhan, visited our Melbourne campus to witness the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between Van Lang University, one of Vietnam's first private universities, and William Angliss Institute.
Angliss celebrates ten year collaboration with Charcoal Lane
William Angliss Institute is celebrating working for ten years with social enterprise restaurant Charcoal Lane to train Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander youth.
A Whirlwind 2019 with International Excursions to Match
With trips around Australia, Asia, and even to America. Here are some of the highlights.
How to celebrate your summer break at full speed!
What to do now? Enjoy your time off, obviously! But if you really want to do it right, make sure you’ve ticked off our Angliss Experience Summer guide.
Angliss Industry Placement Lunch 2019
We recently celebrated over 25 of our tourism and events students who completed their placement program with our industry partners.
DILMAH INSPIRES STUDENTS WITH WORLD OF TEA
Dilmah CEO Dilhan C. Fernando has inspired Angliss students about the world of tea on a recent visit to our Melbourne campus.
Meet Chloe, Angliss Student and Riverland's Experience Planner.
Chloe Cummins knew she loves working with people and that she is obsessed with being organised. Armed with this knowledge, Chloe and her school Career Counsellor started brainstorming how what she loves and what she's good at could give her direction.
Vegan healthy products win innovation awards
Vegan and healthy food alternative trends featured at the 2019 Student Product Development Showcase for Diploma of Food Science and Technology students at William Angliss Institute.
Edible and Indigenous plants feature at Angliss High Tea.
Unusual and delicious Edible and Indigenous ingredients featured in the student-made desserts showcased at the annual William Angliss Institute patisserie High Tea on 31 October.
Angliss apprentice joins iconic new Reymond family restaurant
Third year cookery apprentice John Waterfall will be joining the iconic Reymond family’s new European focused Frederic and Fred’s Bar in Cremorne.
How to stress-less during SWOTVAC / Assignment Week
It can get overwhelming and you don’t want to get swept up by the stress. We’ve compiled simple and practical tips on how you can make the most out of your study time.
Angliss International Hotel School Study Tour to Bangkok
Angliss Hotel Management students stepped out on a week-long adventure in Thailand, touring some of the city’s best accommodation and attractions.
From textbooks to working for Australia’s major airline.
Ranim enrolled in the Certificate III in Aviation (Cabin Crew) in 2018, and by March 2019, she began working for one of Australia's major airlines.
Boiron supports Angliss students’ sweet temptations
William Angliss Institute and Les vergers Boiron are continuing to work in partnership teaching students to work with professional products.
Pizza, pasta, gelato and study for students in Italy
Italy - home to pasta, the Colosseum, gelato and art, and for two weeks in September, to a group of Angliss degree students.
Angliss Great Chefs celebrate 25 years
The William Angliss Institute Great Chefs Program is celebrating 25 years as the most successful program of its kind in Australia.
Scholarships support Angliss students
Over the past four years 166 scholarships, worth nearly half a million dollars, have been awarded to William Angliss Institute’s students.
Danielle Bouchier on joining her family business while staying true to her dreams and passion.
Peter Bouchier has been the trusted name in premium butchering since the first store opened in 1983, but it took Peter’s daughter Danielle some time to join the company.
From Angliss to Disney
Zoe's history with Angliss spans both our Melbourne and Sydney campuses, where she enrolled in a Certificate III in Retail Baking and then a Certificate IV in Patisserie.
Say grace in regional Victoria
In 2015 lawyer Bruno Garibaldi left Brazil with his wife Milena to study English in Australia. Falling in love with the country, the couple decided to extend their stay.
Be your own cake boss
Thinking of launching a side hustle while you’re studying? Kate Hudson, currently enrolled in Angliss’ Certificate IV in Patisserie, knows what it takes to run her own small business while working towards a qualification.
More opportunities to teach at TAFE
Whether you’ve been thinking to shift gears from doing to teaching, or considering a return to the workforce, leverage your hard-earned industry skills and experience by teaching at TAFE.
Brilliant careers on show at expo
Earlier this week, 400 Angliss students and graduates attended the annual Careers and Employment Expo held at our Melbourne Campus.
Speed networking to Grand Hyatt Melbourne
When Angliss student Hannah Holden was invited to attend one of our speed networking events, she wasn’t aware how many career opportunities it would bring.
It's time to celebrate our graduates
This week at our Melbourne campus, graduation and special achievement awards ceremonies were conducted for students who have completed higher education and vocational qualifications across our foods, tourism, hospitality, events, and hotel management specialisations.
Free TAFE graduates ready for experience industries
The Hon. Gayle Tierney MP, Minister for Training and Skills and Higher Education, visited William Angliss Institute today to congratulate students completing Certificate III in Hospitality and Certificate III in Tourism.
Angliss hosts delegation from Timor-Leste
On Tuesday 20 August, the Honorary Consul Mr Peter McMullin, from the Consulate of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste (East Timor), visited our Melbourne campus.
Nicky Riemer continues to support the future of the hospitality industry
Nicky delivers a meal to remember at Great Chefs.
Students events calendar in full swing
With semester two now in progress, Angliss is offering lots of opportunities for students to experience a range of free and low-cost events held on and off-campus.
New sydney campus serves up higher education
Our new Sydney campus is now serving up higher education qualifications alongside a wide range of vocational education and training.
Apprentice chef becomes multi-award winner
Elaya Carbone is no stranger to winning awards. Since 2018, when she began studying a Certificate III in Commercial Cookery at Angliss, Elaya has been the recipient of ten awards that recognise her academic, culinary and leadership skills.
Matteo Pignatelli wins lifetime achievement award
Earlier this week, Angliss alumnus and current board member for the Institute, Matteo Pignatelli, was awarded the 2019 Lifetime Achiever Award by the 2019 Victoria and Tasmania Savour Australia Restaurant & Catering HOSTPLUS Awards for Excellence.
Angliss student wins sweet award
Last week twenty-one Food Science and Technology students from William Angliss Institute attended the confectionery industry’s annual ConTech Conference and Expo, where Farrah Megson took out the annual Sollich Award for the Best Student of Confectionery.
Angliss wins big at national travel industry awards
William Angliss Institute has taken home the award for Best Registered Travel Industry Training Institution at the 2019 AFTA National Travel Industry Awards (NTIA) held at Sydney's International Convention Centre over the weekend.
Angliss professor wins lifetime achievement award
Professor Sue Beeton PhD, foundation chair of the College of Eminent Professors at William Angliss Institute, has been awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 50th Conference of Travel and Tourism Research Association (TTRA) International recently held at Grand Hyatt Melbourne.
Sydney campus hosts immersive cooking program for teachers
William Angliss Institute recently partnered with the NSW Department of Education and award-winning chef Alessandro Pavoni from Ormeggio at the Spit to provide a rewarding week of training to teachers from New South Wales (NSW).
One step closer to a golden chef’s hat
Two Angliss graduates, Harrison Caruana and Stephanie Goetz, are on their way to representing Victoria in the regional final of the Nestlé Golden Chef's Hat Award.
Discover Melbourne The Angliss Way
Residing in one of the world's most livable cities can be a blessing and a curse. There's always something to do in Melbourne, but sometimes it's hard to know where to begin.
Aspiring pastry shop owner wins John Patrick Conway award
Grace Le has been crowned the winner of this year's John Patrick Conway Award, which recognises excellence in baking among Angliss students.
How to pack the perfect weekender bag!
Since graduating in December 2018, Abby Gonzales has been working for one of Australia's prestigious airlines. As a cabin crew member, she often has to do both long-haul flights and quick overnight trips. After so many flights, she is a bonafide traveler.
Our Caramelised Apple Crumble Recipe
Who doesn't love a caramelised apple crumble? It's always a crowd favorite. And for the first time, we're sharing our recipe, the same recipe our students use in class, with you. Impress your family and friends with this chef-approved recipe!
Yo India journeys to food truck success
As founder of the popular Melbourne food truck, Yo India, Conan Gomes lives and breathes Indian food, so it was a thrill to be featured in Lonely Planet's Around the World in 80 Food Trucks.
Michael Cole wins chef of the year again
Michael Cole, an acclaimed chef and Angliss alumnus, has won the Foodservice Chef of the Year award for the second time.
Study tour travels to Da Nang
Last month, 11 students currently undertaking certificates and diplomas in Tourism and Events at our Melbourne campus travelled to Vietnam for a study tour, where they experienced the country’s thriving tourism and hospitality sector.
From high school to hotel school
Since high school, Angliss student Emil Nilsson knew which direction his career was headed in.
Gabby’s creating unforgettable experiences at Melbourne River Cruises
Doing what you love and getting paid for it is rare. So when Gabby Sexton was offered a place in the Certificate III in Tourism program, she knew it was the beginning of an exciting journey.
Hospitality students visit one of Melbourne's most unique breweries
180 hospitality students have immersed themselves in the unique brewery culture of Stomping Ground. Along with the Venue Manager, Eddie John and his experienced team, the students toured and learned all about the Collingwood based brewery and their grand Beer Hall.
Raising the Bar
Hospitality graduate Brad Cooke has found his passion opening and managing bars, and coaching hospitality business owners to help them succeed in Melbourne's dynamic bar scene.
Sydney campus moves to Alexandria
Our Sydney campus was officially launched last week, following a move to new premises in Alexandria located only 4kms from the CBD.
Students swipe right for speed networking
More than 140 students participated in speed networking events held at our Melbourne campus.
Graduate joins TOP events company, Peter Jones Special Events.
One of our graduates, Ashlee Brazier, has kicked off her events career in fine form joining one of Australia's leading event management companies, Peter Jones Special Events.
Small cup means big flavour in coffee-mad Melbourne
Angliss coffee expert, Melissa Caia, says smaller styles of coffee will be trending across Melbourne in 2019, as coffee lovers want bigger flavours.
Follow Bec Gamble’s transformative decision in pursuing her passion for butchery
Bec Gamble lived in a small country town all her life, working in admin & finance for nearly 20 years. She always had a great love for food & cooking, and although many people told her to become a chef, it never seemed right.
Grand Prix experience for students
Angliss hospitality students were working front and back of house with the team from Food and Desire Catering at the Formula One Grand Prix in Melbourne.
52 students awarded scholarships
Scholarships were awarded to 52 William Angliss Institute students from 2018 and 2019 intakes at an awards ceremony held today, which coincided with the annual Angliss Hot Cross Bun Day.
Culinary techniques honed during butchery masterclass
Learning the best ways to break down a lamb, pork and beef carcass and the most suitable techniques to cook the meat to perfection was the goal of a collaboration between Angliss’ meat processing and higher education departments held recently.
Inaugural industry networking event for Sydney campus
William Angliss Institute’s Sydney campus held its first industry networking event recently.
Gold standard for Beechworth study tour
Angliss Diploma of Tourism students recently headed to the goldrush-era town of Beechworth to learn from local businesses about sustainable tourism practices and customer service.
ATAR high achiever chooses to follow her heart
Diploma of Events student Melissa Despotellis is following her heart into the world of event management at Angliss.
Indigenous culinary masterclass
Angliss Cookery Teacher Jason Goldingay recently conducted an indigenous ingredients masterclass for a class of Bachelor of Culinary Management students in the Angliss Raingarden, followed by a three-course lunch featuring the herbs and plants foraged during the masterclass.
Angliss students awarded Chilean wine tour
Two Angliss students - photographed here with worlds 50 best restaurants' Borago owner/chef Rodolfo Guzman - enjoyed the experience of travelling and studying in Santiago, Chile for two weeks awarded the Lopez-Lochert Scholarship.
Lunar New Year in Melbourne with Vietnamese student Helen
Being in away from home for big family celebrations can be tough for students in Australia. Angliss student Helen from Vietnam shared her experience and advice on celebrating Lunar New Year (Tet in Vietnam) in Melbourne and some advice on how to have a great time.
Big win in Big Apple
William Angliss Institute's Higher Education student team were finalists in the prestigious STR Market Study competition held in New York, USA in mid-November.
Product innovation delivers at showcase
Students have been working hard to prepare for their annual Student Product Development Showcase, which will be held on Monday 17 June.
En Pointe creates events with flair
We chat to Kate Stewart and Rocco Trimboli, owners/operators of En Pointe Events to give us insight into their world of events and how they approach each client individually to consider the best way a client can share their ethos through an event.
Chef of the Year Opens Cafe
It has been a stellar year for Certificate III in Commercial Cookery graduate Jack Lee who has gone from being named Chef of the Year by Foodservice Australia to opening a brand new café in Point Cook, Bean Smuggler.
A chat with two of our Masters of Food Studies and Gastronomy students
We had a chat to two of our Masters of Food Systems & Gastronomy (MFSG) course's current students, Thanh Truong & Prue Rothwell.
Seafood, food systems and gastronomy
As we grow our new postgraduate programs, we put the spotlight on different businesses within the food industry, each one a pivotal link in the chain of a food system that links to gastronomy. Here we have a chat to George Lucas co-owner of Ocean Made Seafood in Collingwood which supplies some of Melbourne's best restaurants with fresh seafood.
Angliss wins Tourism gold
William Angliss Institute has won gold at the RACV Victorian Tourism Awards for Best Tourism Education and Training provider.
Free tafe course to fill jobs in growth industries
William Angliss Institute will help to train and educate a skilled workforce to underpin the growing experience industries, through the Victorian Government's Free TAFE for Priority Courses initiative.
Future of food systems
To consider bigger ideas and approaches to food systems of the future, we believe you should talk to those who work with food systems now.
Angliss team brings home Asian Cup
A team of Angliss students and staff won the Asian Cup Culinary Cup at Food and Hotel China's Global Food and Hospitality Expo in Shanghai. It is the first time an Australian team has won this accolade.
Interest in global culinary tourism grows
Chef Tracey Lister lived in Vietnam for 13 years and when she returned to Australia two years ago, decided to move from the kitchen to organising culinary tours to her former home.
New Book a First for TAFE
William Angliss Institute launched its ground-breaking book The Study of Food, Hospitality, Tourism and Events: 21st Century Approaches which is an amalgam of contributions authored by educators and eminent experts involved in the food, tourism, hospitality and events fields of study.
Australian-first Master of Philosophy for TAFE
William Angliss Institute is the only TAFE in Australia to offer a research-based Master of Philosophy and the only non-university to offer a Master of Philosophy by Praxis and Exegesis.
Royal visit to Charcoal Lane
Trainees at Charcoal Lane were thrilled to host the royal couple the Duke and Duchess of Sussex for native food tastings and lunch.
Angliss wins for International education excellence
William Angliss Institute was recognised at the 2018 Victorian International Education Awards, winning two categories and as a finalist in a third category.
Bakery award returns for 2019
Sarah, who works at Swan Street Bakery and Patisserie in Richmond, made a selection of cakes, tarts and delectable eclairs.
Angliss grad prepares for cookery Olympics
Victorian chef and Angliss graduate Michael Cole is prepping for the cooking competition of his life against twenty-three other countries at the final of the Bocuse d'Or 2019 gastronomic Olympics in Lyon, France.
Graduate Flies High at The Fat Duck
Cameron went on to work at The Fat Duck in the UK and was then asked to be part of the team to open The Fat Duck in Australia and return to his home town.
Passionate tourism student encourages fellow scholars to dream big
Having had such a positive experience to express himself via his work as Global Sales Assistant at Urban Adventures, Carlos is keen to encourage other students to step up and grab the opportunities that are waiting in the world of travel.
Anna Polyviou Brings Angliss's First Great Chefs Dessert Degustation
Angliss's first Dessert Great Chefs dinner was a huge success, with Anna Polyviou working with our students on this special Great Chefs event.
Events placements build industry confidence
Twenty-four students completed a range of placements across a wide cross-section of industries including working for The Conference Manager, the Accommodation Association of Australia, Incognitus (Event Company), Red Scooter and Queen Victoria Market
Emma Hedin Victoria's Event Manager of the Year
Emma won the Event Manager of the Year award at the Meetings & Events Australia Industry VIC Awards and will represent Victoria at the National Awards.
Angliss graduate scales the heights at Hotel Grand Chancellor
After graduating with a Diploma of Events, Clare McMennemin’s career is moving from strength to strength. As a conference sales executive at the Hotel Grand Chancellor in Melbourne city, Clare’s responsibilities encompass event enquiries, proposals and the full scope of project management.
Events study tour to London and Glastonbury
Ten Bachelor of Event Management students kicked off on their 2017 London Study Tour, learning about the role of events in tourism and how culture and diversity are key players in planning major events.
Duc helps celebrity chef Peter Kuruvita
Commercial Cookery student, Duc Chuang, was lucky enough to get to assist Chef Peter Kuruvita on set of his upcoming show.
Chetrin impresses on work placement
As part of her Diploma in Hospitality Management with AccorHotels, Chetrin has made a mark at her placement at the Mercure Sydney International Airport.
Dilmah School of Tea Academy event
Accompanied by Matthew Steel, Manager Educational Operations and Angliss trainers Justine Beasley and Sam Richardson, the group visited the Dilmah School of Tea Academy.
Life is sweet at Bondi's Icebergs
Pastry chef Frankie Ferrante is constantly inspired by working among Michelin-starred chefs at Icebergs Dining Room and Bar.
Hotel School students experience a taste of luxury
Angliss International Hotel School students have attended a luxury brandy-tasting masterclass.
Celebrating knowledge at Angliss
Did you know that 99% of the world's biodiversity is invisible to the human eye?
Bush adventures a dream for Angliss tour guide
Wildlife enthusiast Brett Howell has found his ideal career guiding visitors on the ultimate nature-lover adventures in his new nature guide role at Echidna Walkabout tours.
VCAL grad applies HEAT to the homelessness
Angliss students worked with VCAL graduate and Oakridge Wines apprentice chef George Wintle to prepare lunch for homeless as part of the HEAT Homeless lunch on Friday 22 March.
Celebrating Angliss Graduates
200 students were launched into careers across the experience industry this week at graduation ceremonies at the La Trobe Street Campus.
25 years of Angliss Great Chefs
Many restaurant industry icons including Scott Pickett, Adrian Richardson, Nicky Riemer and Tony Twitchett will work with William Angliss Institute students and showcase their latest skills and techniques as part of the Great Chefs program 2019.
Maggie Beer Foundation welcomes support to improve aged care food experiences
The Maggie Beer Foundation (MBF), along with partners William Angliss Institute and Altura Learning, very much welcome today’s announcement by Aged Care Minister Ken Wyatt of a $500,000 grant to create online training for aged care cooks and chefs across Australia.
Tourism Alumni follows her passion in the Yarra Valley
Tourism and Hospitality Management Degree graduate Kara Waterworth has followed her passion for the hospitality industry and is now working as event sales coordinator at the Yarra Valley’s premiere food and wine destination, Stones of the Yarra Valley.
Emergency procedures training for aviation students
Aviation students have returned from another successful trip to New Zealand to finish their practical assessments.
Shanan walks this way with Angliss training
Tourism graduate Shanan Kovacic is going from strength to strength with his new business, Walk This Way Melbourne which offers walking tours around the city of Melbourne.
Angliss excels at the fine food experience
Fine Food Australia, the leading trade exhibition for the food industry, has been a huge success for William Angliss Institute. Teachers and students were involved across the board over the four days of the show.
Angliss Students visit Starward Distillery
The award-winning Starward Distillery in Port Melbourne played host to a group of Angliss students last week, where they toured the award-winning distillery and learned the process by which spirits are made.
Longest Lunch gives students chance to shine
More than 80 William Angliss Institute students and staff helped work alongside the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival (MFWF) to provide events, cookery and food and beverage support for the World’s Longest Lunch.
Hotel School Masterclass presented by hotel alumni
Jay gave a presentation on TFE Hotels ‘GOMAD’ or ‘Go Make A Difference’ customer service initiative program.
Ascott Selects William Angliss Graduate for Management Program
The world’s largest international serviced residence owner-operator, The Ascott Limited (Ascott), has employed its first Ascott Management Associates Program (AMAP) candidate in Australia.
Students learn from a master chocolatier
Our patisserie students were lucky to assist Stephane during his demonstrations during the event, a unique opportunity to learn from a true master.
AOF scholarship gives grad inspiration in Hong Kong
Working as a chef in Hong Kong sparked Caelan O’Rourke’s drive and passion to be the best chef he could be.