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On 30 march, 2022, a spectacular event was held by Navarra called..... sicily

Navarra celebrated its highly anticipated Menu Tasting and showcase event this year with a twist.

Inspired by our heritage and founder, Filippo Navarra, SICILY was the production of our annual showcase event, enjoyed by over 500 attendees.

With months of planning, our teams of chefs and event coordinators from all four venues put on a world-class experience that featured on-trend styling, a Sicilian inspired menu including unique food stations, live cheese-making, authentic Sicilian produce, live pasta stations and a Sicilian Cocktail bar for all guests to enjoy and much more.

Take a look below to see some photos and more about the night.

How the night began

Beginning at the entry of the Curzon Hall castle, guests gathered with Champagne in hand, as they took a moment to appreciate the glorious surrounds of the venue, complete with its own horse stable.

Once the grand doors of the castle opened, guests were escorted into the impeccably styled foyer, welcomed by the sweet sounds of vocalist, Andi Maree.

The grand entrance with show-stopping bridal gowns, and a sweet glance into the incredible works of Luxe by Navarra with Melissa D’Cruz was on display in the Curzon Room.

An entire venue transformed

Guests were led to our Grand Banquet Room which was transformed into a timeless and classic space that glistened with brass accents and warm Autumn-influenced florals. Here, you were met with live cooking stations led by our Venue Executive Chefs and inspired by the authentic cuisine of Italian flavours and produce.


As guests continued through from the Curzon Room across the foyer, and into Lady Mary’s Pavilion, we were met with an endless array of “wow” and “oh my goodness!”, as couples and their families witnessed LUXE by Navarra in all its incredible glory. The styling team of Navarra effortlessly transformed the desired space into an elegant dream from end to end. 

White and greens adorned the entirety of the room, as we begun the show to end all shows.

The night continued with a sumptuous, three-course meal that came with months of planning, multiple workshops, new menu development and endless hours in our kitchens with our executive chefs and their teams.

Take a closer look at our
award winning menu for sicily 2022


NEW DESIGN – Deconstructed Salmon Salad with Hass Avocado Kipfler potato and crispy cucumber, Dill, shallot & fresh lemon
NEW DESIGN – Succulent lamb noisettes with feta wrapped with prosciutto served resting on smoked baba ghanoush, roasted diced eggplant semi sun dried tomato & minted yoghurt
NEW RELEASE – Gnocchi with zucchini fiore, saffron butter, roasted cherry tomato, Parmesan & Sicilian tomato crumb


NEW RELEASE – Seared Beef fillet topped with potato galette caramelized eschalots steamed green beans & porcini jus
NEW DESIGN – Chicken fillet Involtini rolled in Sicilian crumb with truffle oil & zucchini with prosecco cream with garlic broccolini
NEW DESIGN – Fish of the day – Oven roasted barramundi with Tomato salsa with finger lime dressing & EVO


NEW DESIGN –   Sicilian Ricottamisu, delicate layers of chocolate sponge & sweetened creamy ricotta dusted with bitter cocoa
NEW RELEASE – Toasted Lemon Meringue Tart  with a vanilla bean gelato with raspberry dust
NEW DESIGN  –  Ferrero Chocolate Gelato Parfait with roasted hazelnuts, chocolate soil, rich chocolate coulis
LIVE Cannoli station
Traditional Cannoli Station with Sicilian ricotta filling, Cioccolato & Vanilla

Our Breathtaking Venues

It was a spectacular night where staff from all our four venues across Sydney came together and made magic at Curzon Hall for the Sicily 2022 event. We look forward to hosting you and your loved ones at your next NAVARRA event at our venues. 

Take a look at our unique venues:

From Us To You,
GRAZIE mille.

Our biggest thank you to over 500 guests that experienced the grandeur of NAVARRA’s showcase and menu tasting event of the year, we are humbled by your beautiful support, encouragement and wonderful feedback. 

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Extending a special thank you to all of our valued clients, wonderful suppliers, industry partners and our amazing and talented team for putting on sicily 2022.