Broken Hill Activator - Prue Sulicich
Foundation Broken Hill
Foundation Broken Hill has been established for 20 years and is here to support the Broken Hill community thrive beyond the town’s mining operations.
We foresee Broken Hill having continued success and encourage local entrepreneurs to start new business and industry here in our community to keep the city alive. The Foundation supports local business by offering interest-free loans, derived from the interest from our capital fund, to start or expand operations and supports community projects and events through our grant program.
The Foundation wishes Broken Hill to be an interesting and diverse place to live and through the expertise of our volunteer Board and Executive Officer can help gain important funding to upgrade our amenities and facilities within the community.
Lee Cecchin - Pandoras Palate
Pandora's Palate is a family-run Gourmet Food business and is spearheaded by Broken Hill chef and founder Lee Cecchin. Their product line has a contemporary flair by incorporating fresh, seasonal, local ingredients from regional produce including bush flavours to her range of products which are unique to the outback mining town of Broken Hill NSW where Lee grew up.
From the smells that would emanate from her grandmother’s kitchen, she fell in love with food and recognized her gift from a young age this inspired Lee to discover the world of food, and gave her the start she needed to pursue her passion for cooking.
Australian bush foods have been the inspiration for her creations which are hand made in small batches using traditional methods and recipes.
Lee is an accomplished Chef with 35 years’ experience who has travelled and worked extensively in both Australia, Europe and Asia, working as a personal chef, caterer, and cooking teacher, she has built her professional career and reputation on serving & cooking for the rich and famous, her clientele including royalty HRH Princess Mary Denmark, political leaders, several celebrities and professional athletes. Lee is also a member of the highly acclaimed La Chaine des Rotisseurs.