Jess Hall, 28
The travel agent from NSW says she’s “all or nothing” and wears her heart on her sleeve and is hoping her signature scallop dish wins over the judges.
Tim Bone, 33
He may look like a certain member of the royal family, but Rim is actually cooking and gardening educator from Victoria who loves nothing better than a gourmet toasted sandwich.
Kyle Lyons, 29
Kyle has a passion for brewing and dreams of owning his own microbrewery one day.
Sandeep Pandit, 37
Sandeep’s signature dish is more than just a plate of food, it tells of his family's emigration to Australia from Kashmir. "My parents worked very hard to make ends meet, so it was by necessity that I learned how to cook," the IT consultant says.