By 2024, the Queensland craft beer industry is expected to be worth well over $100 million, according to the state government, prompting its Craft Beer Strategy last year to tap into this potential. 12 months after its launch we take a look at progress so far.
One Year On
It’s been an overwhelming year for Alice Springs Brewing Co, dealing with growing demand, the Northern Territory’s complex liquor laws, and the challenges of getting resources to one of Australia’s most remote towns.
Melbourne’s Urban Alley has had a rollercoaster of a year with changes to management, their approach to selling beer and sustainability plans. We spoke to head brewer Shaya Rubinstein and COO Rob Stevenson about the past 12 months.
Many of us hold the dream of opening a brewery, but what is the reality a year on from opening? We asked Brad Bown from Adelaide Hills’ Left Barrel Brewing.