Function Catering

Ensure your private function or special occasion is on your guests minds for months to come with Kerr & Ladbrook Catering.

Eagle Ridge is extremely proud of our exclusive relationship with Kerr & Ladbrook Catering.

They provide quality cuisine for clients with passion and dedication, together we can cater your birthday celebration, anniversary dinner, engagement party or large private function.

We will work with you to create a menu which compliments your day, the season and is memorable with unique flavours and impeccable presentation. With our love of freshly grown produce and attention to detail, we promise to deliver a truly delicious experience.

The finger food menus start from $4.60 per piece, per person for canapes up to $11.00 per item, per person for the stations menu for a cocktail style function.
More formal sit down style menus are also available and start from $56.35 per person for buffet or plated dinner and dessert with tea & coffee to finish.
Below are some sample menus to wet your taste buds, contact us today for a full range of menus and prices for your next function.

Take your special occasion to the next level of sophistication and uniqueness with Eagle Ridge and Kerr & Ladbrook.

Sample Finger Food Menu


Tray service while your guests mix & mingle;
- Hickory smoked cherry tomatoes on ciabatta bruschetta with chevre whip
- Creamy smoked chicken, corn & chive Yorkshire pies  
- Braised lamb & rosemary arancini w chipotle aioli 
- Ginger and chili prawns with a miso mayo on a wonton crisp

Antipasto Platter
- Selection of deli meats, marinated olives, grapes, walnut & parsley pesto, fruit jelly with a blue, creamy brie and Swiss cheese and a selection of rice crackers and bread 

NZ Cheese Platter
- NZ Aged brie, cumin seed gouda, creamy blue cheese with bread crostini, cracker selection, roasted nuts, fresh fruit and pear paste 

Tray service while your guests mix & mingle;
- Prime NZ lamb slider burger with baby rocket leaves, rosemary and mint jelly
- Beef eye fillet slider burger, micro greens & golden caramelised onions
- Terakihi Fish fillet slider burger with chefs tartare & micro greens

Stations Menu
Served standing with side plate & fork;
- Ham on Bone Carvery: Lightly wood smoked Alabama ham on the bone served with, garden salad, gourmet rolls and chef’s house-made chutneys and pickles 
- Lamb Shank Mash: Braised lamb shanks with roast garlic & thyme with creamy mash potatoes
- Thai Beef Noodle Salad: Thai marinated & rare roasted NZ Beef with a fresh mint, red capsicum & egg noodle salad 

Sample Function Plated Menu

Dinner - Alternate Drop 
Select two plated mains from our extensive mains menu, example below;
- NZ Beef eye fillet with a caramelized onion butter crust served alongside oven roasted potato dauphinoise & finished with a yellow mustard béarnaise 
- Chicken & bacon roulade atop of potato & roast garlic mash served with  roasted red pepper caponata 

Table Centre Bowl: Salad
Select two table centre bowls for guests to share with their plated main;
- Freshly picked baby spinach leaves & mesculin salad w seasonal tomatoes, shaved radish & a balsamic & virgin olive oil dressing
Table Centre Bowl: Seasonal Greens
Select two table centre bowls for guests to share with their plated main;
- Seasonal locally grown greens tossed with avocado oil

Table centre petit four dessert platter served to the tables;
- Dark chocolate torte with mascarpone 
- Lemon curd & vanilla bean cheesecake 

- Served with freshly brewed coffee and a selection of traditional and herbal teas 


Stunning panoramic views at Eagle Ridge provide the perfect backdrop for romantic ceremony's and receptions. With a range of charming rustic indoor and outdoor settings, Eagle Ridge is the ultimate wedding destination.


Corporate Events

The Function Centre at Eagle Ridge is the leading special events venue in the Bay of Plenty and the perfect setting for your corporate event.



Special celebrations deserve a special venue and Eagle Ridge is the perfect venue to commemorate a unique occasion, whether it is a birthday, engagement, anniversary or achievement.