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The Great Australian Bake Off

The Great Australian Bake Off

The ultimate kitchen battle erupts as 10 contestants have their baking skills put to the test, in the hope of being crowned Australia's Best Home Baker. Hosted by Shane Jacobson and Anna Gare, together with judges Dan Lepard and Kerry Vincent.

The competition kicks off with a bake off in which the contestants have to bake their signature lamingtons, a pear and amaretto cake and an ombre cake to impress the judges.
The contestants are tested on their biscuit-baking skills. And lo, some of them turn up with impressive samples, such as blue cheese, garlic and chive biscuits and biscuits themed on famous landmarks.
Pies & Tarts
The remaining contestants are tasked with preparing delicious quiches, pies and tarts. They come up with a mouthwatering spread, which includes bacon and asparagus quiche and beef taco quiche.
The remaining contestants are tested on their ability to make delicious chocolate dishes. They come up with a scrumptious list, which includes cheesecake brownies and chocolate orange slice.
Contestants still in the race are tasked with making tasty dishes using burger buns, bagels and baguettes. They prepare mouthwatering delicacies, including salmon burgers and blueberry bagels.
The contestants fighting to retain their place are tasked with preparing retro dishes. They come up with impressive ones such as sticky date Swiss roll and volcanic bombe Alaska.
As the final looms, the remaining contestants are tasked with preparing tasty pastry-based dishes. They come up with delicious ones such as underwater turtle and persimmon pillows.
Sweet Dough
The contestants fighting to enter the next round are tasked with preparing dishes using sweet dough. They come up with scrumptious ones like blueberry finger buns and spicy babkas.
The contestants fighting to enter the final must make cheesecakes with a global background, souffles and around-the-world cakes in the signature, technical and showstopper challenges.
The three finalists try to win by making opera cakes in the signature challenge, candied orange and ricotta sfogliatelle in the technical challenge and desserts in the showstopper challenge.
12 bakers will take on 30 challenges, with 1 being crowned Australia's best amateur baker. They will cook in an unfamiliar kitchen to a tight deadline under the watchful eyes of Maggie Beer and Matt Moran.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Thursday,5 Apr, 2018 - 21:45
  • Friday,6 Apr, 2018 - 02:50
  • Friday,6 Apr, 2018 - 09:45
  • Friday,6 Apr, 2018 - 15:45
The bakers will get stuck into filled biscuits, a tricky Technical of Italian biscuit cannoli and a Showstopper fit for bakers and builders alike.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Sunday,25 Mar, 2018 - 19:55
  • Monday,26 Mar, 2018 - 01:55
  • Monday,26 Mar, 2018 - 07:55
  • Monday,26 Mar, 2018 - 13:55
  • Thursday,12 Apr, 2018 - 21:45
  • Friday,13 Apr, 2018 - 02:50
  • Friday,13 Apr, 2018 - 09:45
  • Friday,13 Apr, 2018 - 15:45
Our ten remaining bakers will put their best feet forward for choux pastry, baking éclairs for Signature, a technically demanding Paris Brest and a beautiful Gateau St Honore Showtopper.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Sunday,1 Apr, 2018 - 19:55
  • Monday,2 Apr, 2018 - 01:55
  • Monday,2 Apr, 2018 - 07:55
  • Monday,2 Apr, 2018 - 13:55
  • Thursday,19 Apr, 2018 - 21:45
  • Friday,20 Apr, 2018 - 02:50
  • Friday,20 Apr, 2018 - 09:45
  • Friday,20 Apr, 2018 - 15:45
The nine remaining bakers face a signature challenge to reinvent the iconic Australian pie, a tantalising Technical Bake of blood orange and chocolate meringue pie, and a Showstopper deep dish fruit pie.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Sunday,8 Apr, 2018 - 20:00
  • Monday,9 Apr, 2018 - 01:55
  • Monday,9 Apr, 2018 - 07:55
  • Monday,9 Apr, 2018 - 13:55
  • Thursday,26 Apr, 2018 - 21:50
  • Friday,27 Apr, 2018 - 02:50
  • Friday,27 Apr, 2018 - 09:50
  • Friday,27 Apr, 2018 - 15:50
Our 8 remaining bakers have reached midway and will take on a classic Signature of brownies, a frustrating technical of the legendary Black Forest Gateau and a triple threat Showstopper Chocolate Medley.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Sunday,15 Apr, 2018 - 20:00
  • Monday,16 Apr, 2018 - 01:55
  • Monday,16 Apr, 2018 - 07:55
  • Monday,16 Apr, 2018 - 13:55
The seven remaining bakers taking on a Signature challenge of savoury flat breads, a Technical challenge of baking knotted bread rolls and a Showstopper stolen bread. Who will rise to the challenge?
Upcoming Airings:
  • Sunday,22 Apr, 2018 - 20:00
  • Monday,23 Apr, 2018 - 01:55
  • Monday,23 Apr, 2018 - 07:55
  • Monday,23 Apr, 2018 - 13:55
The 6 remaining bakers will be challenged to a Signature mouthwatering individual pudding; an Aussie classic will be served up during the Technical challenge and the Showstopper spectacular tiered dessert.
Upcoming Airings:
  • Sunday,29 Apr, 2018 - 19:55
  • Monday,30 Apr, 2018 - 01:55
  • Monday,30 Apr, 2018 - 07:55
  • Monday,30 Apr, 2018 - 13:55
The remaining 4 bakers take on the classics; doughnuts for the Signature challenge, a passion-filled Technical challenge of Passionfruit Tart, and a High Tea Showstopper that will push them to new heights.
Cupcakes & More
The ultimate kitchen battle erupts as 10 contestants have their baking skills put to the test, in the hope of being crowned Australia's Best Home Baker.
Three contestants have already bit the biscuit as the remaining seven bake all things tart in the hope of being crowned Australia's best home baker.
Bake Off Final
The remaining three bakers must utilise all they have learnt if they are to be named Australia's best home baker.