News & Announcements

The Resurgence of the Baking Industry

Research conducted by Cake Bake & Sweets Show has revealed that baking has made a comeback and is now more popular than ever. How popular, exactly? So popular in fact, that the research found 75% of respondents would rather bake than have a night out with their partner. 89% also admitted that they want people

Miguel Maestre Throws His Hat in the Cake Bake Ring

Adding to the already jam packed celebrity schedule lined up for this year’s Cake Bake & Sweets Show, the event is thrilled to announce that Australia’s favourite Spaniard, Miguel Maestre, has joined the line up. The popular TV Chef will not only demonstrate some of his most-loved dishes on the For the Love of Cooking

The Lucrative Business of Christmas

The holiday rush is already creeping up on us, and there’s no doubt that Christmas is the single busiest time of the year for retailers and small business owners. According to figures released by the Australian Retailers Association, shoppers were expected to spend $19 billion on food nationally in the pre-Christmas period in 2016, making

From MasterChef to Sweet Treats Pop-Up Bar

Sydney mum of two and MasterChef 2018 contestant, Hoda Kobeissi, will be debuting her new business Halawa at this year’s Cake, Bake & Sweets Show. From humble beginnings growing up in a family of foodies, Hoda learnt her culinary skills from her own mother. Cooking for her siblings when her parents worked late, Hoda quickly

Tickets On Sale for 2018 Cake Bake & Sweets Show!

It’s official, the country’s sweetest event will return to Sydney and Melbourne this year, with tickets to the Cake Bake and Sweets Show now on sale. The Cake Bake and Sweets Show is Australia’s largest event devoted to the world of baking, decorating and sugar craft. Those in attendance can expect live theatre demonstrations by


Research commissioned by Cake Bake & Sweets Show* has revealed that as much as their visitors love a sweet treat, cooking is where their hearts truly lie. Although unsurprisingly found to be incredibly keen bakers, the survey results showed that Cake Bake visitors are also seriously into their food and cooking, cook almost every day,

Podcast: Cake Bake & Sweets Show Makes a Sugary Return

Cake Bake & Sweets Show is under new management, with GL Exhibitions taking over the exciting show. Host Nerida Conway sits down with Exhibition Director, James Laing, to discuss what new experiences and sights can be expected at the show.

US celebrity chef Duff Goldman Leads all star line up

Have your cake and eat it at Australia’s first ever Cake Bake & Sweets Show set to be the nations biggest live event dedicated to everything baking and beyond. Attracting an all star line up of celebrity chef’s, bakers and cake artists, today Cake Bake & Sweets Show is proud to announce Duff Goldman, world-renowned