Look at what MKR winners are cooking up in Hervey Bay

Krista Graham, Julia Paussa and Nick Street-Brown discuss the new business Badger & Brown's Burgerie on the Esplanade at Torquay.
Krista Graham, Julia Paussa and Nick Street-Brown discuss the new business Badger & Brown's Burgerie on the Esplanade at Torquay. Alistair Brightman

THE Fraser Coast's most lovable cooks will team up with one of our favourite fine dining restaurants to create a new dining experience.

My Kitchen Rules winners Dan and Steph Mulheron are opening up a restaurant alongside a new gourmet burger bar founded by Coast manager Julia Paussa.

Ms Paussa said the partnership with Dan and Steph would bring a new experience to diners.

"We were just looking for something new to do for Hervey Bay and obviously we've seen a lot of success with Coast," she said.

"I've known Dan and Steph since I was a child."

The two eateries will be run next to each other but offer different menus.

Ms Paussa expects the publicity surrounding Dan and Steph's triumphant stint on MKR to generate customers.

"We forged a friendship through what they were doing on the show.

"It's been really great for them to be able to stay in Hervey bay and have an opportunity to do what they're passionate about which is cooking for people."

The gourmet burger bar will be a takeaway and dine-in restaurant and Ms Paussa said there would be continual changes to the menu in the first year.

She also plans to support locals by using as much local and fresh produce as possible.

The two restaurants are expected to open in about four weeks, with an expected grand opening for both.

Dan and Steph's restaurant

  • Located at 449 Charlton Esp, Scarness
  • A partnership with Coast owner Julia Paussa
  • Expected to open in about four weeks

Topics:  burger, coast, dan and steph, hervey bay, mkr, my kitchen rules, restaurant, winners




Local Real Estate

finda logo
Featured Real Estate
2 acres $180000.00
Residential Land cleared flood free level block town water power 2 mins town
DO NOT MISS THIS AUCTION... AUCTION 4th...
House 4 2 3
BACK TO NATURE BUT CLOSE... $389,000...
House 4 2 2

Featured Jobs

finda logo

Fraser Coast jobs listed daily




Local Partners

LATEST DEALS AND OFFERS

Great Gardening...

Win a $500 gardening gift voucher
Learn More

Cars For Sale

Find cars for sale online now.
Learn More

Property Listings

Post an ad from $30
Learn More

Local Profile

Stay Connected

Get the news as it happens, in your inbox

You can change the newsletters you are subscribed to when you edit your profile

Edit Profile


Special Offers

Latest deals and offers

View today's ePaper!

Read the digital edition
Learn More

Horoscopes

Libra

You could be invited somewhere that you find very uncomfortable. You'll remain polite, but you will not enjoy the experience. Demands at...

read more

Marketplace

Special Offers & Promotions

Compare & Save