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Applejack Staff Party 2023

Applejack celebrated the past year with a staff party to remember!

The sun was shining, as we celebrated with a Miami Vice themed party in North Sydney.

After an action packed year we celebrated all the Applejack teams hard work with an epic staff party and Awards Day! We celebrated with a Miami Vice themed party, full of glitter, feathers & colours galore. It was a much anticipated event, and with the sun shining, it was the perfect day for a party.


After the staff met at their respective venues for pre-drinks, we headed off to Greenwood North Sydney. The excitement and anticipation was palpable, as the staff entered into our colourful Miami wonderland.

The teams from Forrester’s, The Butler, Bopp & Tone, RAFI, SoCal, Botanist, Hester’s, June’s, and head office were looking spectacular in their Miami costumes. After a good catchup and a few drinks, we danced the day away with a live DJ, singer & dancer.


After the performance, we got straight into the prestigious Applejack Awards. From Star managers, Chefs & waitstaff, to the Applejack joker and Applejack Oracle there were so many great awards, and it was great to see the staff celebrated for their success.


Without further or do our Applejack Award Winners are:

Venue of the year: Forrester’s

Master Manager: Jiordy Pham (Forrester’s)

Chef of the Year: Matias Cilloniz (RAFI)

AJ Oracle: Alexandra Barron (Head Office)

Bar Star: Tristan Fisher (SoCal)

Rising Star Manager: Tommy Culkin Smith (Bopp & Tone)

AJ Culture King: Joel Doyle (Tornet Chef)

AJ Joker: Ani Ganeshyam (SoCal)

Venue Marketing Star: Roxy Anderson (Butler)

HR Unicorn: Zoe Druton (Hester’s)

Best dressed: Emily Benshoum (RAFI)

We then partied away, dancing along to great tunes all day and all night! Finishing at the Hollywood hotel, it was such a great day to get to catch up with everyone and celebrate all our achievements over the last year.

A special mention goes out to Roxy Anderson for her party planning expertise, bringing the whole event together. Thank you to all involved in what really was an epic day out. We already are counting down the days until next years party!

Check out some of the pictures below.

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