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An interactive guide to the Australian café circa 2017

Consider this your café cheat sheet.

Seán McManus at Sydney's Neighbourhood Cafe.

As specialty coffee takes centrestage in Australia's cafés, the daily grinds of 2017 combine high-tech gadgets with Instagram aesthetics and a passion for all things single origin. If your local looks like an artfully designed lab for thirsty scientists, hover your mouse over each item below to school up.

Time for coffee? Read about Sydney's best cafes here, and Melbourne's pick here.