We are looking for Hamilton's favourite lockdown recipes. What did you make in the kitchen during lockdown? Can someone make it better? Send us the recipe, a photo of your baking and the story behind your creation.

Our favourite recipes will be collected and published in eBook format to share with our community!

All submissions are being added to the Community Archives to record history as it happens!

Enter as many recipes as you like using the form below, open until Sunday 19 September 2021.


Your Details
Name for eBook:
Recipe Details
Max file size 8MB. Please use your name as the filename. If your image is larger than this, please contact archives@hcc.govt.nz.
Terms and Conditions
(see below)


Terms and Conditions of Participation

  1. Participants consent and agree that their recipes and photography submissions can be used by Hamilton City Libraries for promotional and exhibition purposes, including online and that it will be added to a community archive collection for long-term historical value.
  2. As part of Hamilton City Libraries' Archives and Special Collections, Hamilton City Libraries will have absolute and unconditional ownership of the text and photographs submitted, together with copyright and all associated rights.
  3. Recipes and photographs are identified by the person named in the submission.  Hamilton City Libraries takes no responsibility for disputes arising because of submissions belonging to any other person than the named person.
  4. Hamilton City Libraries takes no responsibility for lost, damaged, misdirected, late or illegible entries, incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human error, technical malfunctions, lost/delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, line failures of any telephone network, computer equipment, software, inability to access telecommunications network services, or any other error or malfunction.