The ASCA Western Region Championships were held over the weekend at the Double Shot Coffee Fiesta in the beautiful city of Unley in Adelaide, South Australia. The Double Shot Coffee Fiesta showcased Adelaide’s finest coffee roasters, brewers and equipment suppliers.


The Western Region Championships combined the best baristas and latte artist from Western Australia and South Australia to battle it out for a spot in the national championships held in March at the Melbourne Coffee Expo.


The Western Region Huhtamaki Cup Tasting Championship

1st Michael Raffoul – Monastery Coffee

2nd Gabriel Tan – Black List Coffee Roasters

3rd Campbell Herbert - Monastery Coffee


The Western Region Pura Latte Art Championship

1st Andy Tseng – Pixel Coffee Brewers

2nd Celeste Dixon - Bar 9

3rd Joshua Hocking – C.R.E.A.M


The Western Region Barista Championship

 1st Michael Munroe – Addison & Steele

2nd Rie Moustakas - Black List Coffee Roasters

3rd Ashley Lyons - Sazón Espresso


It takes a lot of time a preparation to create a routine to compete so congratulations to all the competitors for a great effort.