About Catering People

Catering to all of Toowoomba and The Darling Downs Region
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Our Story

Catering People has more than 40 years of hospitality and events experience. In particular, the passionate founder and team at Catering People excel in offering a range of catering packages.

Excellent service and delicious food are at the core of the Catering People mission. In truth, our valued clients can choose from a range of catering packages. So each package is tailored to suit all styles and budgets. Savour hearty breakfast buffets to stunning platters & grazing plates, for instance. Likewise, elegant formal canapes and tasty, fresh sandwiches & salads.

Catering People is one of the Top 3 Toowoomba Catering Companies. And in 2020 named the #1 Wedding Caterer for the Southern Country by the Brides Choice Awards. Above all providing the Toowoomba and Darling Downs region with great service and delicious food for more than 5 years. We serve fresh, healthy, and delicious catering for all events and functions.


We cater for a range of dietary needs

Here at Catering People we keenly understand the needs of a range of dietary requirements. Accordingly our Catering Package includes vegan, gluten-free, coeliac choices. As well as dishes that are safe for allergies and religious dietary needs. With this in mind please ask to peruse our allergy-friendly menu options.

Locally Sourced Ingredients

Across all catering styles, our chefs choose only the freshest ingredients. With the result that our valued clients have peace of mind. On all counts knowing the majority of our dishes are prepared on-site.

All Events & Functions

Do you have a menu in mind? We’re right by your side to make your vision come to life in entirety. Our team love working with you to plan the perfect event. To begin with styling the room to planning a delectable menu, we’re happy to work with you.

Meet The Catering People Team

Meet the Catering People team. These people are behind making your next event or function a success.
We’re looking forward to being your catering team for your next event!

About Us

Catering People is led by CEO Rob McGrath who leads an excellent team of catering professionals.

The company directors, Innez Tulloch and Ilana Tulloch are focused on creating sustainable employment. As well as providing training opportunities to people from backgrounds of disadvantage. Due to founder Carmel Tulloch’s dedication to the hospitality sector, Catering People was awarded DisABILITY Employer of the year in 2019.

CEO Rob McGrath is passionate about leading a team of catering professionals. Rob has more than 30 years of experience working in the hospitality sector. He effectively inspires the team to execute beautiful food that packs flavour. In particular, Rob is passionate about supporting local. Hence Catering People’s food is from the best quality sources and will be sure to delight your guests.

Our team of catering professionals looks forward to making your next event a success! Ask us anything – email us at [email protected]

Events and Functions

We provide our valued clients with fresh, healthy and delicious catering for all events and functions.
Regardless of location and no matter how large or small.

Corporate Events

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Event Planning

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Bar Service

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Event Staffing

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Drop Off Catering

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"CCP have catered for a number of our events now so I can certainly recommend their services. The food is always fresh and delicious, and offered at very competitive pricing! No request is ever too much for Carmel and the team, and they have always bent over backwards to provide excellent service. Thanks CCP, keep up the great work!"

- Jessica Huntley, Fundraising Coordinator, CANCER COUNCIL QLD

"A big thank you to the catering team. The staff were so helpful and great to work with, and I heard nothing but positive comments about the lovely food. I just wish I’d had more time to sample it!"


"I just wanted to extend a huge thankyou to you and your team, the event was great and the service was a perfect compliment to it.

I will be sure to utilize your services again in the future."

- Tim Vincent, Manager ACTROL TOOWOOMBA

"The set-up on the day was done really well and everyone enjoyed the selection of food that was provided.

Thanks Carmel!"

- Gen Ridge, Executive Support Officer to Executive Dean, USQ