Josh Perry MasterChef Australia Wiki, Age, Wife, Family, Butcher

Josh Perry Biography – Josh Perry Wiki

Josh Perry is a contestant on MasterChef Australia 2024. Affectionately known as “Pezza”, Josh is a small-town butcher from Smithton, Tasmania, with big food dreams. The former livestock agent owns the butcher shop, Perry’s Quality Meats. He fattens his own cattle to sell, on what he calls God’s country, loving nothing more than cooking with homegrown, grass-fed Tasmanian beef and locally harvested seafood, with fresh abalone also a favourite.

Josh Perry Age

MasterChef Australia contestant Josh Perry is 43 years old.

Josh Perry Wife

MasterChef Australia’s Josh Perry is married to his wife Jenny Ollington.

Josh Perry Family

Josh Perry and his wife, Jenny Ollington, have four children. His two adult sons worked alongside him at Perry’s Quality Meats. Family is everything to Josh and he loves nothing better than Sundays, when the whole family gathers for a big cook up – catering for Josh’s four adult and teenaged kids, right down to his three young grandkids.

Josh Perry MasterChef Australia

Butcher Josh Perry is a contestant on the 16th season of MasterChef Australia on Channel 10 and 10 Play.

Taught to cook with love by his Mum, Nan and Aunt, Josh has been inspired by the matriarchs of his family and hopes to do them proud in the MasterChef Australia kitchen. He looks up to food icons including Rick Stein, Neil Perry, Maggie Beer and Jamie Oliver.

With pastimes outside the kitchen spanning football, fishing and riding motorbikes, Josh dreams of opening a small paddock-to-plate style restaurant in Tasmania.

Intent on soaking up every minute of the experience, Josh is conscious of just how rare an opportunity this is to expand his horizons. He knows that the competition will be a test of just how good a cook he is, and he is ready to absorb the pressure and step up to the challenge for this once in a lifetime shot.


Josh’s Instagram handle is pezza_the_tassie_butcher.