Aotearoa Latte Art ’24

It’s time to pour your heart out!

Latte Art Championship Overview Structure

This competition takes place over a day and consists of two rounds, a preliminary round and a final round. Each competitor competes in the initial round, and then the top six will compete again in the final round to determine the winner. The latte artist with the highest score will become the Aotearoa Latte Art Champion 2024. Please note that this is only a summary description of the event and that the Official Rules and Regulations outline and control the detailed structure and rules for this championship.

Saturday 3 August:

Tickets to compete> Please note that competitors will need to be onsite at the venue for the main briefing at 7 am sharp before the start of the championship.

Tickets for the online rules workshop> This is compulsory for all Judges and free for competitors registered before Friday 21 June.

Keen to Judge? Fill in this form now> and register for the online rules workshop>

Keen to Volunteer? Fill in this form now>

Keen to watch the latte art? FREE Spectator tickets>

Many thanks to our sponsors:

Principal Sponsor: Meadow Fresh

Event Sponsors: La Marzocco, AMC Roastery Supply NZ, Cafetto, Acme CupCo, Grey Roasting Co

Thanks to our sponsors who are providing the following on stage as part of compulsory use during the championship:

Milk: Meadow Fresh Original

Machines: La Marzocco, Mini Linea x 2, 17gram baskets

Grinder: Hey Cafe Buddy

Coffee: Grey Roasting

Cups: Acme Cup Co, Tasters Large Dimensions:
Outside diameter: 105mm
Base diameter: 49mm
Height: 74mm
Volume: 310ml

Further information:

World Latte Art Championship 2024, more information>

View the Rules and Regulations here>

View the New Zealand Code of Conduct and Competition Rules and Regulations Agreement>

View the NZSCA ticketing terms and conditions >

Milk Wizards up to compete so far:

  1. Jenny (Yu Jeong) Kim Representing: Atomic Coffee Roasters, Auckland
  2. Bryan Rajeyya Representing: Grey St Kitchen, Hamilton, Waikato
  3. Sienna Gao Representing: Grey St Kitchen, Hamilton, Waikato
  4. Daniel Woodhouse Representing: Grey Roasting Co. Hamilton
  5. John Huang Representing: Demi Urgos, Hamilton


Ngā mihi nui ki a koutou ngā hāpori tautoko ki tēnei kaupapa

A massive thank you to all of our generous supporters:


Cleaning Supplies: three-year 2024/25/26

Cafetto is a specialist manufacturer of coffee machine cleaning products. Our philosophy is cleaning products for all machine types and users.

After 21 years of being part of the coffee industry, we take great pride in doing our bit to support the incredible baristas putting their passion for coffee craft front and centre.  We’re honoured to be trusted with providing the cleaning products that help with producing the champion worthy coffee.

Being part of NZSCA is a partnership we take great pride in and we wish everyone competing the very best of luck,

  • Cafetto clean, a clean for every machine.