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Wankers, stand down.

February 27, 2015
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Here we go again. Somebody somewhere said something mean about craft beer. Now the internet is in an uproar.
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Try-It Thursday Feb 26, 2015

February 26, 2015
Try-It Thursday Feb 26, 2015

This week's Try-It Thursday features a well-respected US-inspired Pale Ale that Pete Mitcham hopes will attract less attention than the last one attracted.
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Little Creatures — Change for the better

February 23, 2015
Little Creatures — Change for the better

Recent discussion on this site and in other forums about beer provenance and brand ownership has revived the argument that ‘Big Beer’ will, at every opportunity, ‘cheapen’ the product. This recent article shares Sam Caligione’s thoughts on the factory-brewery’s ability to mass-produce a previously small batch beer and at a significantly discounted price, thus...
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Great Australian Beer Festival: A survival guide

February 20, 2015
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The third annual GABF is on tomorrow (Saturday) at Geelong Racecourse. Pete Mitcham shares some 'survival tips' for making the most of the day.
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Try-It Thursday Feb 19, 2015

February 19, 2015
Try-It Thursday Feb 19, 2015

This week, Try It Thursday looks at a beer perfect for relaxing after a hard day's work and, as Pete Mitcham muses, it proves that beer can have a story, just like wine.
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Episode 43 — Anton Szpitalak from Brewpack

February 17, 2015
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In this episode Matt & Pete quickly chew over the Hottest 100 Craft Beers and the recent media discussions of tap contracts. We then catch up with Anton Szpitalak from Brewpack and talk beer, business cycles and and contract brewing...
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The problems of craft beer

February 17, 2015
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Brewer Luke Nicholas says it should be the role of a bar to curate the quality of the beers it sells, and even avoid the constant turnover of beers of dubious quality in the interests of better beer...
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Brewsvegas — Brisbane’s craft culture exposed, beer by beer

February 24, 2015
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The event calendar for Brisbane's Brewsvegas beer festival has been launched...
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Little Creatures — Change for the better

February 23, 2015
Little Creatures — Change for the better

Recent discussion on this site and in other forums about beer provenance and brand ownership has revived the argument...
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Beer jobs: Marketing Manager — 4 Pines Brewery

February 20, 2015
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Sydney's multi-award winning 4 Pines brewery is looking for a new marketing manager...
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Hawkers Brewery launches

February 20, 2015
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Melbourne has another new brewery with Hawkers launching their pale ale this weekend...
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Brewing jobs — Part-time role, inner-city Melbourne

February 18, 2015
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A Melbourne-based brewery is seeking a passionate and experienced part-time assistant brewer
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Australian Brewery All American Session IPA

February 16, 2015
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Australian Hotel and Brewery is launching a new seasonal release, AA Session IPA, which is all about American hops...
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Events

Print

Brewsvegas — Brisbane’s craft culture exposed, beer by beer

The event calendar for Brisbane's Brewsvegas beer festival has been launched...

Good Beer Week

Good Beer Week Gala Showcase

Good Beer Week is back for its the fifth year and to get people in the mood, the Good Beer Week Gala Showcase is on March 13th to 14th in the spectacular Fitzroy Town Hall...

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New festival celebrates High Country Hops

Bridge Road Brewers have announced a new festival to celebrate Victoria’s High Country brewers and the region's 2015 Hop Harvest...

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James Squire behind bars again

The overwhelming success of last year's Northern Craft Beer Festival has spawned a weekly pop-up bar...

Jobs

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Beer jobs: Marketing Manager — 4 Pines Brewery

Sydney's multi-award winning 4 Pines brewery is looking for a new marketing manager...

Brewer

Brewing jobs — Part-time role, inner-city Melbourne

A Melbourne-based brewery is seeking a passionate and experienced part-time assistant brewer

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Beer jobs: Executive Sous Chef — Fremantle

They make one of Australia's hottest beers. Now little Creatures Great Hall in Fremantle...

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Beer jobs: Chef De Partie — Little Creatures Dining Hall, Fitzroy

Little Creatures is looking for a talented Chef De Partie for their Fitroy Dining...


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