Matamata is a rural town in the central NorthIsland. Movie fans know it
as a location for “The Hobbit” and “Lord Of The Rings” movies but for racing
fans Matamata is the heart of the NZ Bloodstock industry.
Sidney Workman has run “Workman’s Funky Bar & Café” in
Matamata for 18 years. It’s a well-known and much-loved café for locals and
Julie to the Breeders’ Stakes at Matamata race Course. A long-term sponsor of
the “Fashion In The Fields” competition- Sidney
decides he and Julie should enter the contest themselves.
Afterwards everyone heads back to the café to
celebrate their winnings. Julie prepares some special dishes to feed the