Trent Vu was the first contestant to be eliminated after his chicken dish failed to impress the judges.
"I’m sorry, Trent. Unfortunately, your chicken, it was completely overpowered by the lemon myrtle in the dish," said judge Melissa.
Despite leaving the show early on, Trent isn’t giving up on his food dreams and hopes to continue to break into food media.
19-year-old YoYo was the youngest competitor of the season, but things began to slip away from her when her meringue didn’t hold its shape and her rhubarb was undercooked.
"I'm so sorry, but you are leaving us today. It's such a shame, but the food world is at your doorstep," judge Melissa said.
After an intense bread-focused challenge, Katrina's bread and butter pudding with an orange twist had the judges questioning if her dessert was "bread forward" enough.
With three strong dishes to compete against, Katrina’s inability to bring out enough bread flavour saw her announced as the third contestant eliminated from the MasterChef kitchen.
Her time in the MasterChef Kitchen ended after her sous vide steak with yuzu dressing and pickles failed to impress the judges.
She ultimately found herself in the bottom four, and became the fourth contestant to be sent home.
"I'm sorry, Minoli. Today just wasn't your day," judge Andy said.
In a challenge that offered a choice between a sweet or savoury dish to cook, the contestants were thrown off after they had made their decisions, when judge Jock switched them out.
And unfortunately for Maja, it was her failed attempt at the sweet tart that meant the end to her time in the MasterChef kitchen.