!!NB!! Updated Nationals information January 17 2018

Despite the Cape Town Coffee Festival being postponed, our National Competitions will still be taking place in Cape Town.

If you have any questions please email info@scasa.co.za

Thursday 22nd February

Event: Compulsory Barista Orientation and beginning of practice times

Venue: Koldserve (10 Barlinka Road, Saxenburg Park 1, Kuils River, Cape Town, 7580)

Time: Orientation at 2pm for Barista Championship competitors. The practice schedule will be emailed to you by Jamie and Dyl closer to the time.

Event: Semi Finals and Finals of Latte Art  

Venue: Tribe Coffee Roasting, Woodstock

Time: 5.30pm-10pm (Winner will only be announced at prizegiving on Sat 24th Feb)

The team at Tribe will also be hosting a fun Latte Art Throwdown on this evening, so there will be lots of action and beer! Come join us!


Friday 23rd February

Event: Barista Champs Semi-Finals

Venue: Koldserve 

Time: Schedule to be confirmed, but 8am kick-off

Event: Cup Tasters Semi-Finals and Finals

Venue: Origin Coffee Roasters, Greenpoint

Time: 6pm-9pm

This event is also open to the public, come taste some interesting coffees with some of the best in the business!


Saturday 24th February

Event: Barista Champs Finals

Venue: Koldserve

Time: 9am-4pm

Lunchtime: Almond Breeze Smackdown 


Event: Prizegiving and Afterparty

Venue: TBC

Time: 6.30pm


*The Association and the water sponsor will make sure that the water for the competition is sourced responsibly in this time of drought.