Brisbane’s Helios Brewing Company marked its first six months of trading this weekend, with the founders celebrating their successes and acknowledging the obstacles they’ve had to overcome.
Australian Small Brewery Update
Apart from in Queensland, there has been somewhat of a slowdown in brewery openings so far in 2017.
Two French expats with a background in hospitality and brewing are set to open a brewpub in Sydney’s inner south.
Endeavour Vintage Beer has released its first beer produced on-site at Endeavour Tap Rooms, its new brewpub in Sydney.
The founders of Hemingway’s Brewery in Port Douglas are set to open a second brewery in the heritage-listed Shed 2 at Cairns Cruise Liner Terminal.
Thanks to input from Brews News readers, we were able to add another three breweries to Brett’s 2016 tally, arriving at a total of 51 openings for the year.
Yackandandah in Victoria’s High Country is the new base of Two Pot Brewing Co, an outfit that began life in Wodonga.
Hospitality professional Casey Wagner recently opened Westside Ale Works brewery and taproom in South Melbourne.
Melbourne start-up Tallboy and Moose showcased its first three beers brewed in-house at a launch event in its Preston taproom on Thursday December 8.
The newest addition to Ballarat’s craft beer scene, Athletic Club Brewery, will open its doors to the public on Friday November 25.