This is the official website of the NZ Specialist Cheesemakers Association. It's a place for cheese companies and cheese lovers alike. Explore the pages and improve your knowledge of NZ cheese and NZ Cheesemakers

Gala Dinner

The 2017 Gala Dinner was held to celebrate the success of fine New Zealand cheese with the NZ Specialist Cheesemakers Association and where winners of the 2017 NZ Champions of Cheese Awards were announced and celebrated. 

Many thanks to all the sponsors who were involved. 

Grand Millennium Auckland

Gala Dinner Sponsor
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2017 NZ Champions of Cheese Awards


Thank you to all who entered this year. The awards proved to be a huge success and we thank every one who contributed their time and expertise.

Click here to see our list of winners:
Gold Medals
Silver Medals
Bronze Medal

New Zealand Specialist Cheesemakers Association logo for website
2017 NZ Champion of Cheese Awards medal labels available to order here.

NZ Cheese Trail Map

The NZ Cheesemakers Association invites you to celebrate the excellence of local cheesemaking. Click below to find out more:


Cheese Matters Newsletter - April 2017

In this month's Cheese Matters, we bring you the latest news! Plus, check out the latest news on the New Zealand Champions of Cheese Awards 2017.


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