The chief executive of the FARE has slammed a partnership between Kellogg’s and NSW brewery One Drop, and in an unusual move, announced publicly that the organisation will be complaining to ABAC about it.
A proposed microbrewery in the Brisbane suburb of Wynnum has received mixed reviews from locals following a public consultation, but a majority are backing the new site.
James Squire, Pirate Life and Endeavour Drinks Group’s Bluey Beer have been on the receiving end of ABAC complaints. While they were dismissed by the panel, its rulings highlighted the role of alcohol marketing and sports events and activities.
Toowoomba’s 4 Brothers Brewing is the latest brewery to look to equity crowdfunding to raise funds for its expansion in a $140,000 round hosted by PledgeMe.
Lion is set to open its latest foray into craft beer in Townsville before the end of the year, so we spoke to head brewer Dave Mullins about working up from the Castlemaine Perkins packaging line to leading the beer offering at the new microbrewery.
Cairns-based Barrier Reef Brewing has launched its second Tap & Turtle bar in the town, this time in the five-star Pullman International Hotel, as a growing number of breweries look beyond industrial zones to spread the craft beer message.
Troubled ASX-listed brewer Broo is set to offload its Mildura brewing operations and has put hospitality businesses up for sale as it looks to contract brewing after a year of losses amounting to $3.2 million.
Registrations for Melbourne’s Good Beer Week 2020 are now open. With 300 events across 10 days this year, the next Good Beer Week is set to be even bigger – having grown every year since it was launched in 2011.
Wildflower Brewing and Blending was invited to the US last month to get involved in the Firestone Walker Terroir Project, in which the NSW brewers were tasked with brewing a beer-wine hybrid.
A resurgence in historic beer brands such as Reschs and Emu Export has prompted questions about nostalgia marketing and the reaction against ‘complex’ craft beer.