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Cash for taps necessary: Coopers

May 26, 2016
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Tap contracts will remain a necessity for Coopers Premium Beverages until such time as they are deemed anti-competitive by the ACCC, a scenario general manager Mark Goulmy would welcome, but isn’t counting on.
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Contract-free Hawkers already profitable: Mazen Hajjar

May 25, 2016
Mazen Hajjar (far right) with the Brews News Q&A panel

Fourteen months after launching, Melbourne’s Hawkers Brewery is already profitable in spite of its refusal to enter into exclusionary tap contracts with venues, according to co-founder Mazen Hajjar.
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Square Keg to distribute Wolf of the Willows

May 25, 2016
Flagship beer: XPA

Wolf of the Willows Brewing has announced a new distribution partnership with Square Keg, the subsidiary of the Stone & Wood Group.
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Creatures confirms Hong Kong brewpub

May 24, 2016

As tipped by Australian Brews News, Little Creatures will open its first overseas venue in Hong Kong later this year.
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Beer quality made simple by brewing innovator

May 23, 2016
Public Brewery, Melbourne

Spark Brew Engineering's simple digital control systems allow small adjustments from batch to batch to incrementally develop and improve beers - and brewers across Australia are counting the benefits.
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Radio Brews News – Episode 90 – Tap Contracts

May 20, 2016
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This week we have our panel discussion recording this week at Good Beer Week looking at the issue of tap contracts.
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Gage Roads claims Aussie beer’s top prize

May 20, 2016
Gage Roads' Aaron Heary shows off his award

The 2016 Australian International Beer Awards (AIBA) most prestigious honours were taken out by Western Australia’s Gage Roads Brewing Company and Boston Beer Company from the US.
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Big year predicted for craft cider

May 25, 2016

Sam Reid was returned for the third year as president of Cider Australia to lead the industry in a...
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Beer jobs: Sales Specialist – Sydney

May 25, 2016
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Square Keg, whose portfolio includes Fixation IPA and Treehouse Cider, is looking for a sales rep in Sydney...
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Perth Royal Beer Show entries open

May 17, 2016
Judging underway at the 2015 Perth Royal Beer Show

Entries are now open for the 2016 Perth Royal Beer Show, which will be judged in late July.
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Dixon Hospitality buys Beer DeLuxe

May 16, 2016
The new Beer DeLuxe King Street Wharf in Sydney

Rapidly expanding pub group Dixon Hospitality today confirmed its acquisition of the Beer DeLuxe stable of venues.
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Stone & Wood releases 2016 Stone Beer

May 16, 2016
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The eighth winter seasonal Stone Beer from Stone & Wood, a dark ale using a selection of seven malts,...
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It’s Good Beer Week

May 13, 2016
Good Beer Week

Good Beer Week kicks off today and runs through until Sunday May 22. A large number of events have...
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Cavalier Brewing Open Day – Saturday 14th May

Cavalier Brewing is holding another of its famous open days on the first Saturday of Good Beer Week featuring an awesome array of Australian craft beer....

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Good Beer Wheaty returns…

If Good Beer Week is Australia's best beer festival, then Good Beer Wheatie is it's awesome Fringe. If you're not heading to Melbourne, or want to tack on a few days, it's well worth heading to Adelaide...

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Good Beer Week: Our top Beer Geek events

Good Beer Week 2016 is rapidly approaching and Australian Brews News is excited to be the sponsoring the Beer Geek stream, which includes 39 different events.

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UK beer writer Pete Brown set to visit

Stone & Wood will host UK beer writer Pete Brown at a series of upcoming events exploring New World hops.


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Beer jobs: Sales Specialist – Sydney

Square Keg, whose portfolio includes Fixation IPA and Treehouse Cider, is looking for a...


Brewing jobs: Project engineer – Brewpack, NSW

An opportunity has arisen for a mechanical project engineer to join Brewpack as it...

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Beer jobs: Sales rep – Stone & Wood, QLD

Stone & Wood is seeking a beer-loving candidate to help represent the brand to...

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Beer jobs: Sales Rep – Young Henrys, SA

Young Henrys is looking for a candidate to become its next South Australian Purveyor...