Agency bar staff serve drinks. Barsmiths staff serve experiences

At Barsmiths, we hand-pick the best cocktail bartenders available, educate them about your product carefully, plan your event to perfection and then deliver unforgettable experiences. Our elite bartenders understand that customer experience is everything, and deliver a tailored experience that is perfect for your target customer.

For the best product experience for your customers, you need the most talented bar staff

Barsmiths are a highly co-ordinated, professional event staffing organisation that specialise in supplying the best cocktail bartenders available. We supply only the best talent from our large pool of experienced staff, and unleash their skills to maximise your return on investment.

Trust is paramount when selecting your event staff. And these people trust us

Barsmiths have compiled an A-team of industry professionals, and our experience has seen us partner with international fashion brands, charities, national liquor store campaigns, and global beverage brands as well as working on location for the MasterChef team. Our ongoing commitment to exceptional customer experiences is the backbone of our operation.

We’ve been in your shoes before

The Barsmiths management team have been involved in every aspect of hospitality from day one. We’ve been on the floor, behind the bar, managed large-scale events, purchased existing bars, built new bars, - you name it, we’ve achieved it. We understand the industry, we understand what it takes to make a successful event, and we’re here to share our knowledge with you

Know who you’re dealing with

Barsmiths is the collaboration of Laurence Appleton and Nathan Debritt, two successful industry veterans. Laurence is the logistics and systems man with over two decades of experience in hospitality and large-scale event management. His wealth of knowledge and expertise allows him to plan meticulously and provide quick, effective solutions to any situation. Nathan is the front man and marketing guru, who has built, managed and owned multiple award-winning Melbourne bars, including The Kodiak Club and its cousin, Little Blood (Tequila bar). With years of customer interaction and branding experience, Nathan knows how to get you loving something you never really knew you liked


Complete drinks experiences, branded activity and themed bars

Bar Equipment

Premium cocktail bars, back bars, elegant user designed mobile bars & hospitality equipment supply

Cocktails & Canapés

Whether you need classic, cool, sophisticated or simple catering solutions. Ask us about catering


Festival and high volume bars including military-like logistics

Bar Management

Event bar management teams, specialised in customised production and design

Brand Awareness

Brand awareness, brand activation campaigns and product knowledge training

Let’s start crafting an exceptional event.

Now you know what we are capable of, let’s discuss how we can make your event one to remember.
Contact Barsmiths now and let’s make some magic.

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