Sustainable coffee roasters

Established in 2020, Black Lab are Queenstown NZ's local, friendly and sustainable roasters.

We feel it is our duty as business owners to do our part and we are proud to be WASTE FREE only using fully re-cyclable milk + paper options, ZERO plastic, so called re-cyclable coffee bags & ZERO single use cups.

  • Roasted in Queenstown

    Family owned & run since 2020.

    From humble beginnings in our Fernhill garage, Black Lab are proud to be Queenstown's premier, small-batch, friendly, specialist coffee roasters.

    Visit us at our roastery Country Lane, 26 Hansen road, Frankton.

  • Ethical Practice

    All of the beans roasted at Black Lab are ethically sourced and responsibly managed.

    From small family run farms, to our roastery our focus is on ensuring the process is fair for all involved from plant to cup.

    As business owners we have a responsibility to do the right thing by everyone involved and bring you all the finest product in the fairest way.

  • Sustainable Focus

    It is our ongoing mission to make your coffee that little bit more enjoyable based on our efforts to reduce all waste and combat our carbon footprint.

    Sustainability is one of our top priorities. You will never see our branding on any single use cups or plastics.

    Subscribe here to our Waste free & re-usable container subscription.

accessories and brew gear


The best quality equipment for the finest quality coffee.

Shop our range of brew gear and Black Lab Merchandise for your home.