The Australian Specialty Coffee Association (ASCA) was established in 2001 and is Australia’s leading industry body dedicated to promoting and growing the specialty coffee industry.


ASCA manage a range of coffee events around Australia including; latte art smack downs, official regional competitions that lead into the Australian Barista Championship, Latte Art Championship, Coffee in Good Spirits Championship, Cup Tasting Championship and Brewers Cup.


The winners of each event receive a ticket to fly to the world championships and the opportunity to compete representing Australia. Australian competitors regularly top international competitions.


We are thrilled to have the official ASCA merchandise available at Barista Supplies. The range of merchandise also include limited edition Top 12 T-Shirts. The Top 12 T-Shirts have the finalists listed on the back for each Australian championship competition. The Top 12 T-Shirts available are the barista championship, cup tasters, brewers cup, roasting championship and latte art championship.