Hero Ambassadors

Our Hero Ambassadors have great stories to share about their involvement in A Taste of Harmony celebrations. Take a look at their profiles to find out what A Taste of Harmony means to them and how they celebrate.
  • Jock Zonfrillo

    “Acknowledging culture, asking questions, listening, and being respectful of each other is the baseline we should all be operating at. I have been lucky enough to spend the last couple of decades going into remote places around the world and learning, food gave me that opportunity and a starting point for conversations around diversity.“ View profile >

  • Nazeem Hussain

    "Imagine only being aware of how one single ethnic group in the whole world lives. You'd get food envy watching your co-workers eat lunch from around the world." View profile >

  • Kylie Kwong

    "I am very proud to be part of what is possibly the largest Chinese family tree in Australia's immigration history. I am the first daughter of the fifth son, of the first son, of the third wife of Kwong Sue Due - which makes me 29th generation Kwong and third generation Australian." View profile >

  • Huss Mustafa

    "I believe Australia’s multiculturalism – where we celebrate our cultural differences and respect common values – has become a role model for other nations" View profile >

  • Guy Grossi

    "We are a multicultural society and we've built this great country on the ideas of people who came from other countries - it's Australia's history and its future" View profile >

  • Ed Halmagyi

    "My Hungarian heritage is really important to me. It's a link to my past and a guide to my future" View profile >

  • Gabriel Gaté

    "Cooking is like a language, and after 47 years of practice I have become quite fluent, and a dish can have dozens of variations, depending on my mood and the ingredients available." View profile >

Chef Supporters

With an array of cultural heritages as diverse as their culinary styles, we are proud to present this year's A Taste of Harmony Chef Supporters! Browse through their profiles for inspiration and recipes.