a full service, family owned and operated catering company

Catering Gold Coast

Who We Are?
CBC is a full service, family owned and operated catering company.  Established on the Gold Coast, Queensland Australia in 1985 Clancy and Carol are well known, and loved within the Gold Coast community. They have built an extraordinary reputation over the past 33 years. Clancy is qualified and professional Chef. He has worked all over the world. Europe, North America, South East Asia etc.  He bring’s a wealth of knowledge to fulfil any request made by clients.  This is why his repeat customer base is so high and been growing year after year since 1985.
CBC commercial kitchen is located in Nerang.  They are fully licensed and health approved through the Gold Coast City Council. With regular  and up to date auditing for health and safety and food handling practices. They also carry public liability insurance and work cover, legally protecting clients and staff against accidents.
Catering By Clancy operates 7 days per week
What We do?
The Team
CBC is a full service catering company.  Clancy employs a number of Professional Chefs on a contract basis who come with a wealth of knowledge from all aspects of the hospitality industry. There is no job to big or too small. Each client will be contacted personally by Clancy to discuss their needs and he will offer his expert options for them to choose from. 2 person intimate private dinners,  to 2000+  major event CBC has it covered.
Dietary Needs 
They pride themselves in being able to cater to all types of dietary needs too. Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free (Coeliac) , Dairy Free, Pescatarian, Halal etc. They have the knowledge and procedures to make sure every client is eating safely and as requested.
They cover themed menus too. Wether you want menus for food from around the world like Mexican, Italian, German, Asian, French, Australian, American. Kids parties, Raw food etc. Let Clancy know your exact themes and he’ll have you covered.
CBC has a database of pre-designed menus to suit pretty much any occasion. Cocktail, Buffet, fork dishes, BBQ, Fine Dining multi course, plated alternate drop, breakfast, morning teas, lunches, afternoon teas, high teas dessert, the list goes on.  But if clients would like to customise a menu they can call or visit Clancy to discuss their options.
CBC owns all their own equipment and can provide everything necessary for any event no matter what type of function it is. From the most basic buffet, to fine dining.
Crockery – Quality porcelain all different shapes and sizes.
Cutlery – Good quality hospitality grade stainless steel.
Glassware – All types. Champagne, White Wine, Red Wine, Beer, Cocktail and water.
Bar Equipment – Serving trays, Jack Trays and Stands, Wine Buckets, Ice buckets.
Platters – Porcelain, silver and stainless steel.
Salad Bowls – All different shapes, sizes ,materials and colours.
Cake Stands
Chaffing Dishes
Cooking equipment
Service ware
Quick-shade tent coverings
Tables & Chairs
Catering Locations
CBC is able to cater functions at all types of locations including marquees, private homes, large event sites, gardens. From the beach to the backyard they have you covered. We cater as far north as the Sunshine Coast, south to Northern NSW and west of the Gold Coast covering the scenic rim. We can travel much further. Please contact Clancy for details.
Past Clients & Events
Sydney Olympics – Fed the equestrian team over 2 weeks during training for the opening ceremony. Plus another 2 weeks leading up to the performance.
Rio Tinto – Conquer Cancer Bike Ride. 2 day event feeding all the riders 3 meals per day in numerous different locations, Catered 10,000 meals over the 2 days
Gold Coast Commonwealth Games – Numerous major contracts including feeding the QLD police force at Police Headquarters in Surfers Paradise
Cyclone Debbie Emergency Services – Fed 400 people 3 meals per day for 3 weeks
V8 Supercars – Gold Coast every year since the late 90’s
Sanctuary Cove Boat Show since early 90s
Gold Coast Flat Head Classic Every Year since established. 600 participants for dinner every night for 4 nights
May Thai Kickboxing Championships in Brisbane
Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast
Music Festivals working for Billy Cross at Cross Promotions
Numerous wedding venues
Numerous Gold Coast schools
Corporate and small business catering is a huge constant each and every year.
Event Types
-Equestrian Camps
-School Camps
-Church Camps
-Corporate Clients
-Product launches
-Art gallery exhibitions