Meet our big fancy roaster
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Meet our big fancy roaster

We roast our own beans here at Switch, and we use the bestest, beastiest roaster to do it. It's high-tech, it's hot, and it delivers the quality Switch coffee you know and love.
A note from Hamish: 10 years on
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A note from Hamish: 10 years on

Ten years on, Switch's Managing Director remembers Christchurch and cafés Black Betty and Switch New Brighton in the aftermath of the earthquakes.
Hello 2021
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Hello 2021

Another year down, and it’s safe to say it was a real ride. Honestly though, we’re absolutely stoked, grateful and humbled by how 2020 went for our community. Things could have gotten real ugly, but New Zealanders and Christchurchians pulled together to fend off Covid and to support each other through the recovery.
Oat milk: The ethical and delicious choice
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Oat milk: The ethical and delicious choice

We’re pretty amped to be using All Good Oat Milk at all three of our Cafés, and we’re also the Christchurch distributor, providing quality oat milk to cafés restaurants and shops.
Hot coffee on the cold continent
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Hot coffee on the cold continent

Switch Espresso has a longstanding relationship with Antarctica New Zealand. If you’re spending time at Scott Base you’ll be happy to know you can get your hands on a quality hot cuppa.