About Us

Flag & Spear aims to make high quality specialty tea approachable and accessible to everyone. We offer a range of fun, hands-on workshops to enrich your tea drinking journey. We respect and honor the rich history and culture of tea whilst aiming to present a fresh, modern perspective on tea. 

Tea Education

Fun and informative workshops on tea.

  • The art of brewing tea

  • Chinese tea ceremony

  • Tea & food pairing

  • Tea & cheese pairing

Check our events page for upcoming public workshops.
Contact us to arrange private or corporate workshops. 



We offer consulting services to restaurants, cafes and other food & beverage businesses.

Please contact us for advice on

  • Tea service

  • Tea menu selection

  • Menu pairing

Our Story 

Flag & Spear is the creation of Melbourne based tea enthusiast and educator Cheryl Teo.

Cheryl is a Certified Tea Master who has studied and traveled extensively in exploration of the world of tea.  She is passionate about spreading love for pure specialty tea through education and sharing enriching tea drinking experiences.

Cheryl is the winner of the 2017 Tea Masters Cup - Australia & New Zealand competition in the category of Tea Preparation.