Monday 2 July 2018
Entries open
Communications campaign

Friday 31 August 2018
Entries close
Entry acknowledgement and label template for delivery supplied to entrants

Tuesday 11 September 2018
Final day for judging samples to arrive in Auckland

Wednesday 12 September 2018
Judging at Fresh Factory, Auckland

Monday 24 September 2018
Individual results sent to entrants via email

Tuesday 25 September 2017
Gold, silver and bronze medal winners announced

Friday 5 October 2018
Trophy winners (Best in Class) announced

Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 October 2018
The Chocolate and Coffee Show at The Cloud in Auckland.