Table of Contents
Matt Golinski Biography – Matt Golinski Wiki
Matt Golinski is an Australian professional chef. He is known for often appearing in the popular television show ‘Ready Steady Cook’ on Network Ten, as one of the show’s original team members. Matt is very experienced and he has had the opportunity to work as executive chef at some of Queensland’s leading restaurants and founded his own catering company.
He is based on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast, where he enjoys serving as a consulting chef to restaurants. He also appears as a regular guest chef at festivals and events. Matt has a blog where he writes and publishes his popular food columns. Matt is an active member of the Slow Food movement and a motivational speaker. Since 2015, he has been serving as the Gympie Region Food & Culinary Tourism Ambassador. He helps promote their brand as a world-class food destination. In March 2018, he joined the Peppers Noosa Resort team as the Consultant Executive Chef, he develops menus that consolidate his knowledge and love of the producers of his region.
Matt’s passion for cooking started when he was young and by the age of 12, he had decided he wanted to be a chef. According to his website, he grew up surrounded by fresh produce which greatly influenced his style of cooking throughout his entire career. When he is not in the kitchen, Matt loves playing music with friends and he’s a long-distance runner.
Matt Golinski Age
He was born in 1972. He Grew up on a tropical fruit farm on the Sunshine Coast, Australia.
Matt Golinski Wife
Is Matt Golinski married? He is married to his wife Erin Yarwood, a Fitness operator at E Fitness. The couple has two children together. They met while Matt was undergoing 12 months of physical therapy. Erin was working as an assistant to the center’s physiotherapists. Matt later proposed at the top of Mount Cooroora in Pomona in 2017. He was previously married to his late wife Rachael Golinski in 2004. They had three children together. Rachael and the children later died after the family house caught fire on December 26, 2011.
Matt Golinski Children
He has two children with his wife Erin Yarwood. His first-born daughter, Aluna Bennie Golinski was born in August 2017. His last-born daughter, Tillie Rose Golinski was born on December 27, 2021. He announced his daughter via his Instagram, Matt wrote, “Welcome to the world Tillie Rose Golinski, our little Christmas miracle.” His late children are Starlia Golinski, Sage Golinski, Willow Golinski. The three daughters perished in a house fire at the Sunshine Coast on Boxing Day, 2011.
Matt Golinski Fire
On December 26, 2011, Matt’s Tewantin house caught fire which left his wife Rachael and their three daughters dead. Matt suffered serious fire burns and, as of March the following year, he was still recuperating in Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital where his condition was listed as “stable”. He had to undergo 24 surgeries. In April 2013, Matt made a return to the public, cooking on the stage at the Jan Power Farmer’s Market in the Brisbane CBD.
Matt Golinski Net Worth
His net worth is estimated to be $2 Million.
Matt Golinski Instagram
His Instagram handle is @mattgolinski