About Us

Bay Fusion Food Design is the elite Queensland caterer delivering exceptional food and services since 2010.

We provide fantastic food for all occasions – birthdays, special occasions, corporate events, intimate dinner parties and weddings. Our menus capture the essence of contemporary cuisine with a simple yet sophisticated style suitable for all occasions. Premium ingredients, professional service and exquisite presentation combine to create a catering experience that is a cut above the rest.

Bay Fusion Food Design offers extensive menus that have been designed to cater for your wedding, corporate function, cocktail party, birthday party or formal/casual function. From basic buffet to full silver service, where your guests are either seated or standing, we have a service that will meet your requirements. Allow our friendly waiting staff to serve you and your guests allowing you to relax and enjoy your special event. All of these options can be hosted wherever you wish: your home, a function centre, outdoors - the choice is yours.

Gourmet Catering Service for all Occasions. Weddings, Corporate and Special Events Packages Starting at $2000.00

Our Team

Our team is service focused with an absolute attention to detail ensuring your next event is a success. Our professional chefs and hospitality staff are up to date with the latest culinary trends and techniques. We welcome the opportunity to tailor a menu to your specific requirements.

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Russell Czinege

Executive Chef
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Bay Fusion’s founder – Russell Czinege, has been in the hospitality industry for over 17 years & has extensive experience both domestically and internationally.

He has spent many years honing his skills in some of the world’s best restaurants.

He spent four years in England working with prestige catering companies who provided exceptional services to many top end companies.

Russell has had the privilege of training under the guidance of exceptional chefs. He offers the Wide Bay modern, vibrant food that reflects flavours and influences from around the globe.

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Tobias Scholz

Head Chef
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Head chef of Bay Fusion, consultant, project manager, food design specialist, international chef, Hotel and restraint background, Function and logistics coordination.

We are introducing our visionary head chef, a true maestro in the world of gastronomy. With a multifaceted approach to culinary arts, they are not just a chef but a food designer, artist, and scientist, seamlessly fusing creativity and precision in every dish. As a seasoned culinary professional and expert, Toby's expertise extends beyond the kitchen, serving as a trusted consultant For Bay Fusion. Passion is the heartbeat of his culinary journey, evident in how Toby lives and breathes food. From concept to execution, our chef's dedication to the craft elevates each dining experience, transforming meals into artful expressions of flavour and innovation. Join us on a culinary adventure where passion meets expertise, and every plate tells a story of culinary mastery.
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Lisa Marie

Event Coordinator
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Front of house manager, Bay Fusion Maitre D and coordinator, Wedding planner, designer, Function expert and party planner

Meet our exceptional Lead, Maître d', Lisa Marie, a seasoned hospitality professional with over 25 years of expertise in the industry. Beyond orchestrating flawless service, they are a dynamic business consultant, wedding planner, and designer, infusing each event with sophistication and seamless execution. As a dedicated trainer, they have honed the skills of many in the industry, ensuring a standard of excellence in hospitality. With a diverse portfolio as a coordinator and event planner, their passion lies in creating unforgettable moments. From intimate gatherings to grand celebrations, our Lead Maître d' approaches each event with meticulous attention to detail and a wealth of experience, making every occasion memorable. Join us in experiencing the art of hospitality redefined by our versatile and accomplished lead professional.
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Logistics and administration expert for 20 years, Bay fusion operation manager for four years, Large-scale event management and planning.

Introducing our dynamic Lead Administration, a consummate professional with a comprehensive skill set honed over 25 years in business. As a multifaceted business consultant, event management expert, and logistics coordinator, Joanne brings strategic insight and precision to our operations. Their proficiency extends to financial oversight; as seasoned customer service advocates, they prioritize client satisfaction, creating a seamless experience from conception to execution. With a keen eye for staff management and operational excellence, our Lead Administration is the driving force behind the efficiency and success of our endeavors. Join us in witnessing the expertise of an accurate operations expert, where Joannes's dedication to excellence elevates every facet of our business.
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Americo Fernandes

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Design artist at Bay Fusion For six years, Hatted chef and culinary genius.

Meet Americo Fernandes, a culinary luminary, and esteemed Bay Fusion Culinary team member. Trained in the classic French tradition at Lep Belliard, Americo is not just a chef; he is a seasoned restaurateur and a hatted culinary virtuoso. His culinary creations are a testament to his creative flair and dedication to delivering exceptional dining experiences. As a consultant, Americo brings a wealth of expertise, shaping culinary landscapes with his passion for innovative gastronomy. Join us in savoring the artistry and expertise of Americo Fernandes, where every dish is a masterpiece, and passion is the secret ingredient that makes each culinary experience truly unforgettable.
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Carwyn Phillpotts

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Chef 30 years, Logistics and warehouse management, production expert, Bay Fusion all-rounder 12 years.

Meet Carwyn Phillpotts. With an impressive catering manager and restaurateur background, Carwyn has mastered the art of delightful dining experiences. Carwyn brings a wealth of expertise and knowledge. With a passion for creating memorable moments through food, Carwyn's dedication and innovation have helped Bay Fusion deliver consistently consistent products for over a decade.
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Alex Hyndman

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20+ in the Australian Airforce, Butcher, Chef, Warrant officer, logistic expert, Bay Fusion Head chef for five years, and now five years as a consultant.

Introducing our distinguished chef with a remarkable journey that extends beyond the kitchen. A former Air Force warrant officer, Alex's decorated service history reflects a commitment to exceptional delivery, a quality seamlessly translated into their culinary endeavors. With an impressive 40-year tenure in the industry, this seasoned professional and expert chef has honed their skills through dual trades as both a butcher and a chef, ensuring a profound understanding of ingredients from source to plate. Beyond the culinary realm, their expertise extends to logistics, showcasing a comprehensive approach to the art of gastronomy. As a trusted consultant, they bring a wealth of experience, blending military precision with culinary creativity. Join us in experiencing the unique fusion of skill, dedication, and passion that defines our chef's extraordinary culinary journey.
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Claus Hubber

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Ex Executive chef of the opera house, Private chef, Bay fusion Consultant and team member for 12 years. Last project 2023, transported and delivered 13000 sandwiches in 4 days.

Meet our distinguished chef, a strategic mind with over 40 years of professional expertise in the culinary world. Formerly an executive chef of large corporate venues, Clauses' journey spans beyond the kitchen, showcasing a deep understanding of business management and food processing. As a seasoned logistics expert, they bring precision to every culinary Endeavor, ensuring the seamless flow of operations. With a dual role as a consultant, their strategic insights shape the culinary landscape and elevate Bay Fusion as a genuinely versatile company. Clause brings a logical and well-rounded approach to all large event management opportunities.

Want To Book Your Function Now?

Get in touch with one of our friendly staff today if you have any questions or are ready to book your function. If you want more information or would like to talk to one our catering consultants, please fill in this form. You will be contacted as soon as possible.

Our Promise

Food is our passion and we know that quality food leaves a lasting impression. When you choose us for your special event or corporate lunch, your guests will be left satisfied as we are committed to creating fine food and stunning events. Our specialty is designing personalised menus that meet all your specific requirements, reflecting your style and taste. We can supply trained kitchen, wait and bar staff allowing you to relax and enjoy your special event.

We have developed a reputation for providing a professional, reliable and creative team that will deliver exceptional levels of personal service. You can rest easy knowing that our team are experts in creating memorable events regardless of the size. You can also feel secure knowing that your important event is in the hands of perfectionists who are committed to creating a lasting impression each and every time.

Unique Menus

Let us tailor a menu that incorporates your specific style and requirements.

Premium Produce

We use only the freshest local produce.

Fast Quote

We understand time is precious these days, we will provide a quote for your function within 48hrs.

Guest Satisfaction

We strive to make every function a success and leave your guests impressed and satisfied.


We've been nominated and received several awards already, we must be doing something right!


We provide an unforgettable experience that you will find hard to beat.

Want To Book Your Function Now?

Get in touch with one of our friendly staff today if you have any questions or are ready to book your function. If you want more information or would like to talk to one our catering consultants, please fill in this form. You will be contacted as soon as possible.


Want to book your function now? Get in touch with one of our friendly staff today if you have any questions or are ready to book your function. If you want more information or would like to talk to one our catering consultants, please fill in this form. You will be contacted as soon as possible.

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