Choose a Cooking Class

Choose from a wide variety of hands-on experiences to help you feel confident, inspired and creative in the kitchen.

At Sylvia’s Kitchen Tasmania based in Launceston we like to provide you with as much information as possible to help you choose cooking class experiences that are right for you.

Classes are designed for teenagers and adults alike and cater to all levels of cooking skill and ability.

Enjoy delicious fresh Tasmanian food. Sylvia is passionate about diversity in the diet and teaches a variety of interesting and different cuisines. Learn about portion control in recipes that have been designed by Sylvia to minimise carbohydrate, sugar, salt and saturated fat but remain high in exciting fresh flavours and good nutrition.

Choose from a wide range of hands-on experiences including gluten free, vegetarian, low carb classes and more. Below is a summary of what we offer. Please scroll through this page to learn about Sylvia’s unique cooking classes with a difference.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to ask. Contact us at or give Sylvia a call on 0407 290 766. She’s always happy to help.

Class numbers are limited. Book early to avoid disappointment.

Happy Cooking!

Sylvia's Pad Thai Cooking Class Menu

Sylvia’s Evening Classes

Sylvia helps solve your mid-week meal dilemma by providing you with a cooking experience with a difference. You not only learn the skills to produce a delicious balanced meal but sit down to enjoy dinner with fellow food lovers. Take the opportunity to step away from your kitchen for an evening, relax and come to ours for a stimulating learning, cooking and dining experience. Sit down at the bench, watch and learn while Sylvia demonstrates how to prepare fabulous food or you can join in if you wish. Easy! Receive fool proof recipes to take home. Enjoy an Evening Class with a Difference.


Sensational Menu Classes

Sylvia helps you enjoy cooking even more by inspiring you through a range of menus and cooking experiences with a difference. You can escape for a day, morning or afternoon, relax and enjoy an inspiring learning, cooking and dining experience. These hands-on classes are more in depth and extensive than the Wednesday Evening Classes and still include a sit down meal with fellow food lovers. You receive extensive fool proof recipes and notes to take home. Enjoy a Sensational Menu Cooking Class with us soon.

Cooking Class Timetable
Spring Herbs Edible Flowers class

Private Cooking Classes

If you wish to have a Private Cooking Class with your own small group of food loving friends please make your choice from our available classes. Then just Contact Sylvia and she can make it happen for you at your convenience. It’s that simple. An ideal choice for birthdays, newly-weds, social groups, ladies’ groups, men’s groups, etc.


Back to Basics

Practical hands-on workshops including knife skills, food hygiene, pantry staples, kitchen design, kitchen essentials, sauces, baking and much more. Cook deliciously simple easy dishes to share in class. As with all our cooking classes, these recipes and meals are designed for everyday living and entertainment.

Especially developed for those needing to learn the basics. Young and old, couples, newly-weds, teenagers, young people leaving home to live on their own or off to university (you don’t want to see them living on two minute noodles, do you?) or anyone wanting to get back to the basics.

Cooking Class Timetable
Sylvia's Spanish Tostada - Back to Basics
Sylvia's Tasmanian Scallops

Tasmanian Food Experience

Enjoy a very special personalised Tasmanian Food Experience through a catered lunch or dinner or a cooking class experience with farm visit, tour or informative presentation by the producer complemented by a cooking class and lunch.

Sylvia has designed a variety of culinary experiences for Locals who want to “Live Like a Tourist” and for Visitors to our beautiful island State who want to “Live Like a Local”. Get together a few friends and enjoy a unique personal experience meeting and talking to local Tasmanian producers, connecting and cooking with their wonderful produce.

Contact Sylvia for enquiries and view our Cooking Class Timetable for ideas.