three people at the coffee commune roasting facility

Experience 1: Welcome to The Coffee Commune

No. of people: 1–6
Time: 20 mins
Cost: Free
Dress code: Enclosed shoes and comfortable clothing

Join us on a free guided tour of our facilities where you’ll experience the art, science and theater of the coffee craft. Meet our passionate team and go behind the scenes of our world-class roasting facility. Learn more about the world’s most popular beverage and all that goes into producing it.

Available to book on Monday to Friday between 1pm–3pm.

hands holding an open bag of coffee beans

Experience 2: Design & Roast Your Own Blend

Min. number of people: 3
Time: 1 hour 30 mins
Cost: $100 per person

In this interactive session, you will learn about coffee origins and how to taste and evaluate different flavours. Design and roast your own coffee blend and take it home.

This is a perfect team building activity. Available by appointment.


Experience 3: Learn to Roast
(Proudly hosted by the ICT team)


What if you could learn dark art of coffee roasting? The skills and knowledge of how to control your roast? Make decisions throughout the roast and modify the flavour to your liking?

Basic Schedule:

9am: Morning coffee and roasting theory
10Am: Roast defect cupping
11am-1230: Hands on Roasting

12.30-1: LUNCH

1.00-3.30: More Roasting
3.30-4.00: Debrief and conclusions

This is a very hands on course. This full day of roasting covers basic understanding of green beans, espresso and filter roasting techniques and defects. In particular, we will cover heat application techniques, temperature and data logging and overall roasting concepts that will help you dial in your roasts.

Lunch is provided and you can take away all the coffee that you roast!
Also included are course materials that will help you continue your learning.

Topics covered:

1- Green bean evaluation
2- Espresso roasting
3- Filter Roasting
4- Reading roast graphs
5- Understanding development time


​*Suitable for beginner, intermediate, advanced
*Advanced or one on one training available