Wirui Estate

Origin House at Wirui Estate opens for home stays

Ever wanted to experience life on a coffee farm? Now you can, and you don’t have to leave the country. Origin House at Wirui Estate, the home of Zeta’s Coffee in the Tweed Hinterland in New South Wales, is now available for bookings.
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Australian Subtropical Coffee Association

Australian Subtropical Coffee Association on shaping the future

Overcoming data free observations on Australia’s coffee production was a big hurdle in the early days.  Research in the subtropics during the 1980s and 1990s was challenged by such beliefs that coffee “must have shade to produce high quality” that “hand-picked coffee is better quality than machine harvested coffee”, or that “high altitude is required to grow the best quality coffee”.
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Ross Quail joins the Slayer Espresso family

After eight years working as Sensory Lab’s General Manager of Wholesale, Ross Ross Quail has joined Slayer Espresso, representing Sales, Asia Pacific. Speaking with BeanScene direct from Seattle, the residence of the US-based espresso machine manufacturer, Ross says the time was right to tackle the one segment of the industry he had left untouched.
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Cool climate coffee

It may not seem it when you visit an Australian coffee farm in summer, but most coffee is grown in notably cooler conditions compared to the usual coffee lands in the hotter tropical zones.
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