Australia’s Richest Barista

MICE2023 will present the Richest Barista competition with a prize pool of $40,000. The competition is designed to exhibit  barista talent to the public and wider coffee industry.

Richest Barista competition will take place in three rounds over three days at MICE2023. Competitors will compete in a knock-out style format, with the losers automatically eliminated.

Winners will be announced on the last day of the Melbourne International Coffee Expo. For those who wish to watch the competition live, please visit to secure your ticket.

Australia’s Richest Barista is sponsored by Brita, Dalla Corte, The Alternative Dairy Co., Riverina Fresh, and Naked Syrups.