Nic's Cookbook and Nic's Lunchbox


Get your very own copy of Nic's Cookbook and Nic's Lunchbox both  filled with yummy and easy to make recipes for the whole family.

11 year old Nicholas Brockelbank is a member of the MDA and twice published cookbook author and chef.

Nic lives with muscular dystrophy and is the ambassador for the our annual bow tie Appeal with Judy Bailey. Nic featured in the television campaign and on posters and billboards throughout New Zealand.  
Since the publication of his first book, Nic's Cookbook, in October 2012, Nic has held a sell-out book launch, made guest appearances on TVNZ's Saturday Breakfast, What Now and Attitude TV, and performed in-store cooking demonstrations assisted by celebrity chefs Simon Gault and Brett McGregor.
Nic's Cookbook has been a regular feature in the top 10 NZ children's bestseller list, and it won the 2012 Best Fundraising, Charity and Community Cookbook category of the strongly contested Gourmand World Cookbook Awards for the Pacific region. Previous New Zealand recipients of these awards include Annabel Langbein, Brett McGregor and Jo Seagar

Read a review of " Nic's Cookbook" and " Nic's Lunchbox'

Each book is just $10 (minimum donation) 

  • Download the form here to order today
  • Call us on 0800 800 337 or Auckland 815 0247
  • email your order to
  • Post your cheque, or credit card order to MDA, PO Box 12063, Penrose Auckland

All proceeds from the sale of these books (direct through the MDA) go towards supporting amazing individuals living with neuromuscular conditions - just like Nic!logo.jpg