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Twenty new breweries so far in 2017

July 21, 2017

Apart from in Queensland, there has been somewhat of a slowdown in brewery openings so far in 2017.
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Beer is a Conversation: Stirling Howland

July 21, 2017

This week in Beer is a Conversation we caught up with co-founder and Brand Director of Balter Brewing, Stirling Howland and discuss the branding and marketing of Balter’s already iconic packaging...
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Radio Brews News Episode 134

July 21, 2017

On the podcast this week the Radio Brews News team discuss the ACCC, the Craft Brewers Conference and hop breeding...
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Cider pioneer Drew Henry mourned

July 21, 2017

Cider Australia has led tributes to pioneering orchardist and cider maker Drew Henry, who passed away earlier this week.
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Brewpub goes entirely keg free

July 21, 2017

Hopscotch Melbourne is the second venue in Australia to install brewing equipment that entirely avoids the need for kegs.
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Rise of the hoppy red

July 20, 2017

The spectrum of red, hoppy beers currently proving popular with drinkers owe their origins to the convergence of two modern American craft beer styles.
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NSW gets true blue beer

July 19, 2017

A beer made using exclusively New South Wales ingredients has been made possible by the first harvest from a start-up hop farm.
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New hop grower in NSW

July 19, 2017

Ryefield Hops in Bemboka, southern New South Wales is planning a five-fold increase of its current acreage for the 2018 harvest.
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The art and science of breeding hops

July 18, 2017

Hops are the ingredient that kick-started the modern craft beer boom. But how are modern hop varieties bred? Matt Kirkegaard learns the art and science of hop breeding from HPA's hop breeder Dr Simon...
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Consumers know bad beer, expert warns

July 18, 2017

Brewers need to keep pace with a consumer base that is rapidly becoming more educated about common beer faults, warns US Brewers Association quality ambassador Neil Witte.
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Opinion divided on ACCC inaction

July 18, 2017

Not all small brewers have joined in the outpouring of anger at the ACCC's finding tap contracts do not substantially lessen competition.
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Brewer, Full-time – Eagle Bay Brewing, WA

July 19, 2017

Family-owned Eagle Bay Brewing Co is on the hunt for a brewer to join their team full-time...
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Zoo Brew roars into Sydney

July 18, 2017

Tickets are still available for Zoo Brew at Taronga Centre this weekend, including Friday's degustation dinner.
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BentSpoke keeping penalty rates intact

July 10, 2017

The Fair Work Commission might have decided to cut penalty rates, but Canberra's BentSpoke Brewing Co is keeping them...
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Batch and New England collaborate

July 7, 2017

Batch Brewing and New England Brewing Co have collaborated on two separate beers meant to be enjoyed together.
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Sydney Brewery launches The Cidery

July 5, 2017

Sydney Brewery has relaunched The Cidery Bar & Kitchen in the heart of World Square after a comprehensive refurbishment.
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Local Taphouse goes all-American

July 3, 2017

The Local Taphouse will present the Star Spangled American SpecTapular this weekend in honour of Independence Day.
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Willie Smith’s readies Mid-Winter Festival

July 3, 2017

A crowd of thousands is expected at Willie Smith's Apple Shed between July 15 and 16 for the Huon...
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US brewers create seal of independence

June 28, 2017

The US Brewers Association has launched a new labelling initiative aimed at educating drinkers about which beers are independently...
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Raise a pint for Ty Capaci

June 26, 2017

The Tasmanian brewing community will host a fundraising event on Friday June 30 for the family of Ty Capaci.
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Pink Boots offers conference scholarships

June 26, 2017
Pink Boots Society logo

Pink Boots Society Australia is offering four scholarships to attend the Australian Craft Brewers Conference in Adelaide.
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Events

Zoo Brew roars into Sydney

Tickets are still available for Zoo Brew at Taronga Centre this weekend, including Friday's degustation dinner.

Local Taphouse goes all-American

The Local Taphouse will present the Star Spangled American SpecTapular this weekend in honour of Independence Day.

Raise a pint for Ty Capaci

The Tasmanian brewing community will host a fundraising event on Friday June 30 for the family of Ty Capaci.

Bright Brewery announces Darker Days festival

Bright Brewery will host a new festival celebrating Victoria’s Alpine winter on Saturday July 1.

Jobs

Beer jobs: Local Brand Ambassador – Balter Brewing, QLD

Balter Brewing is looking for a Local Brand Ambassador to represent the company in...

Beer jobs: Retail Brand Ambassador – Balter Brewing, NSW

Balter Brewing is looking for a Retail Brand Ambassador to represent the company in...

Bartender: All Inn Brewing Co, QLD

All Inn Brewing Co are looking for an experienced bartender who is friendly, outgoing,...

Brewer, Full-time – Eagle Bay Brewing, WA

Family-owned Eagle Bay Brewing Co is on the hunt for a brewer to join...


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