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2023 Australian Tea
Cultural Seminar
Brisbane, Sydney & Melbourne

The Australian Tea Cultural Society  acknowledges the traditional owners of the land throughout Australia. We pay our respects to Elders, past, present and emerging, and acknowledge the important role Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people continue to play within the community and around Australia.

Australian Tea Cultural Society

Your Values,
Your Voice,
Your Vision

Who We Are

What is the Australian Tea Cultural Society?

The Australian Tea Cultural Society (AUSTCS) is a not-for-profit and charitable organisation, run by members for its members. The aims of the organisation are to build awareness around tea, it's pleasures, benefits and culture. AUSTCS is a body that brings together the Australian tea community and through the annual seminar provides a platform for comprehensive discussion, collaboration and innovation for the promotion of tea and tisane in Australia.

The Australian tea community comprises not just tea businesses but enthusiasts, growers and producers, members of the hospitality industry, representatives from the education sector and those from the traditional and alternative health professions. In fact, it is anyone and everyone who believes in a vibrant future for tea consumption in Australia.

What We Do



The Australian Tea Cultural Society (AUSTCS) is an organisation that runs events to support the development of tea culture in Australia.

Read More about our Vision, Mission, and who we are

The Seminar

The Australian Tea Cultural Society (AUSTCS) is foremost a meeting point for tea lovers ­– industry professionals, educators and enthusiasts alike.

Read More about this years Seminar and the last  few years

Become  a Member

The Australian Tea Cultural Society (AUSTCS) is an Australian registered not-for-profit and charitable organisation operated by members, for the members. AUSTCS aims to represent and bring together those passionate about tea, and who want to be actively involved in the Australian tea community.

Meet the TEAm


David Lyons

Founding Director and Chairman

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