Celebrating the Year of the Ox

We welcomed the Year of the Ox in style with a community celebration at say.kitchen. The event was supported by AnglicareSA, and featured a range of activities including lessons in blessing writing from youth110 Case Manager, Louisa, and chopstick competitions using a marble that tested competitors’ dexterity. 0

MVC Culinary Competition

Meridian Vocational College’s inaugural Culinary Competition was recently held at say.kitchen, where 12 up and coming chefs competed over two heats. As well as experienced chef and MVC CEO, Daman Rana, judges included SJYS CEO, Wendy Malycha and Aboriginal Cultural Broker, Alex Houthuysen (Hill). ‘Your perception about food changes when you have to judge it,’ […]

Walk of Awareness

The Walk of Awareness is held each year in Port Adelaide to commemorate the Apology made to the Stolen Generations by then-Prime Minister, Kevin Rudd, in 2008. Attendees walk together across Birkenhead Bridge to the southern side towards Hart’s Mill to take part in a Smoking Ceremony, story telling and a shared lunch. Below is […]

say.kitchen officially open!

After months of planning, building and refitting, say.kitchen officially opened its doors on 1st March 2019!  Uncle Fred Agius began proceedings with a moving smoking ceremony in front of say.kitchen on Currie Street. Guests were invited to step through the cleansing smoke into say.kitchen, and be part of say.kitchen’s new story of community connection and […]

SA Youth Week 2019

SA Youth Week at say.kitchen

This year’s SA Youth Week celebrations were extra special for St John’s Youth Services, because they were held at the newly opened say.kitchen! In another first, our SA Youth Week Event was organised by SJYS events volunteer, Samantha. Another of our  promotions volunteer, Chris, helped out with social media to spread the word to our […]

SALA at say.kitchen

If you’re a young artist who wants to be part of the say.kitchen gallery’s first ever SALA exhibition, we want to hear from you! We’re inviting Expressions of Interest from visual artists aged under 25 years who’d like to exhibit during the 2019 SALA Festival. We’re especially interested in work that represents or responds to […]