Everything you need to know about the 2024 season of MasterChef Australia

Culinary enthusiasts rejoice!

Aspiring chefs from around the country are once again gearing up to compete on MasterChef Australia.

But before the 2024 season of MasterChef Australia premieres, The Weekly has answered any and all questions you may have…

Who are the MasterChef Australia judges for 2024?

The judges for this year’s season are Andy Allen, Poh Ling Yeow, Sofia Levin and Jean-Christophe Novelli. Jamie Oliver will also appear as a guest judge in 2024.

Read more about this year’s judges here.

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When does MasterChef Australia 2024 start?

The new season of MasterChef Australia premieres Monday, April 22 at 7.30pm on 10 and 10Play.

How much do MasterChef Australia contestants get paid?

The contestants are not ‘paid’ during their time on MasterChef Australia. However, they are given a small allowance to cover any expenses they may have.

The Sydney Morning Herald reported that the 2013 contestants were given $630 a week.

How long does MasterChef Australia take to film?

An average episode of MasterChef runs for about an hour or so. But it actually takes about a full day to film one episode.

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Who is the most successful chef from MasterChef Australia?

Multiple MasterChef Australia alumni have become incredibly successful since their time on the show.

For instance, the first ever MasterChef Australia winner Julie Goodwin went on to become a household name – releasing multiple cookbooks, writing for The Weekly, and hosting her own cooking show, Home Cooked.

Poh Ling Yeow, Adam Liaw, Justine Schofield, Billie McKay, Reynold Poernomo and Callum Hann are some other MasterChef contestants who went on to have great success in the food industry.

Who was the winner of MasterChef Australia Season 15?

The winner of last year’s season was Brent Draper. Currently, Brent is the co-host of the podcast Behind the Drapes. He is also planning to release a recipe book.

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