Stand Up Events

Our relaxed canape, slider and bowl food service for events where your guests are moving about and socializing, with the food following the guest.

We don’t do fancy little bite size food, we should warn you.

This style of service suits a broad range of events. 
- Family events where you don’t want the formality of a sitdown meal, but with our bowl food you still get the fullness of a meal. 
- Corporate events such as the opening of a venue, an after work retirement party, or a neighbourhood get together.

The menu consists of both hot and cold canapes, sliders for that step up in size, then our bowl food which gives you a chance to sample from our sitdown menu selections as a small portion.
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Please note that events of fewer than 30 people, a Surcharge will apply.


The following packages are costed to include serving staff and basic equipment. 
Pricing excludes Booking Fee. When we quote your event, additional charges may apply including travel charges, remote kitchen setup fees and additional staffed services
Duck Pancakes - Thistle in the Woods Catering
Nick and Sam - Thistle in the Woods

Need something tasty 
for your next function?

Middle Bites

$9.50 pp, per selection (please choose 2, to be served as alternate serves)
A Selection of more substantial, self assemble items. 
 Don’t be afraid to let the juices run down the sleeves. Comfort Food

Bowl Food

$15.50 pp, per selection
A more formal small bowl portion of individual dishes
Petit Sliders - Thistle in the Woods Sunshine Coast
Menu Item from Thistle in the Woods Stand Up Menu

Sweet Service

Choose a Self Serve Station of platters / hampers

Need a Beverage Service?

We offer a DRY HIRE (BYO drinks) staffed service to compliment our food service. 
You provide the drinks you wish served and we take care of the rest.
(V) - Vegetarian * (GF) - Gluten Free * (DF) - Dairy Free 
Onsite Staff costs, travel and equipment hire costs are not included in the above individual costs.

Request a Quote

The below form is designed to enable you to fill in as much detail as you can about your upcoming function and catering requirements. 
This enables us to serve you best, and will greatly assist with us being able to finalise your quote and check availability etc.

We'll endeavour to get back to you within 72 hours of receiving your enquiry.
This will include a quoted price (including any travel or site costs) for your acceptance, and if we have any further questions regarding your requirements we will let you know.

Thanks, and we look forward to working with you - Nick & Sam

Check Availability

Want to quickly check our availability for a particular date?

This calendar provides an indication of dates which already have bookings, therefore we may not have any further catering availability on those dates. If you have a large function proposed for an already booked date please Get in Touch to discuss further.

If your preferred date appears to be free of bookings, please submit your relevant online menu enquiry as per our current process (via the appropriate menu page on our websites).

 Sunshine Coast Caterers
6 Collins Ln, Palmwoods, 
Sunshine Coast QLD 4555
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