About Us


Behind the scenes at Cakealicious Cakes

Our new store, Cakealicious Cakes, opened in January 2016 in Central Dunedin.

We make high-quality custom cakes, specialising in weddings, adults and children’s birthdays and baby showers.

We pride ourselves on being professional, friendly and clean. We have strict food safety and hygiene policies and practices.


Colleen Brent – Owner and Head Baker

Colleen Brent

Cake baker extraordinaire!

Colleen is more than qualified to make your special cake, with more than 25 years’ experience of baking and decorating cakes.

A true Dunedinite

Born and bred in Dunedin Colleen has lived in the area for 38 years. Apart from a brief 4-year stint in the UK to learn the tips and tricks of the trade with some of the best bakers in the world!

Colleen is a member of the New Zealand Cake decorators guild and has been attending the annual ‘Cake International – The Sugar craft, Cake Decorating and Baking Show‘ for the last 5 years, placing highly in the sugar craft and cake decorating categories.

[Logos for New Zealand Cake Decorators Guild and Cake International awards would go here]

The rest of the team

Colleen has 2 highly skilled and experienced cake bakers and decorators working with her.

Sharee Wilson

Sharee Wilson

Sharee has 7 years of experience and specialises in novelty cakes and children’s birthday cakes.

Taylor Smith

Taylor Smith






Taylor has 8 years of experience and specialises in wedding cakes, baby shower cakes and sugar craft.





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