Articles by Will Ziebell

Beer Travel With Bright Eyes

Beer Travel With Bright Eyes

How long do you think it would take to visit every single one of Australia's hundreds of breweries? Chelsea Bright is embarking on a mission to do just that – and plans to hit her target by Good Beer Week 2023.

April 14, 2021 by Will Ziebell


The Collaborators: This Is My Boomstick!

April 13, 2021 by Will Ziebell

Boomstick Glassware blend a love for craft beer, pop culture and collaboration into the design of unique creations from which you can enjoy your favourite crafties. We chatted to the small team behind the project to find out more.


Going Green: Bright Bins

April 5, 2021 by Will Ziebell

Bright Brewery have long put sustainable practices at the core of their business and are now looking to take a recycling initiative nationwide.


We're Going On A Beer Hunt

March 31, 2021 by Will Ziebell

Beer tourism is an oft-touted economic benefit of the rise of local breweries. Now two suburban areas with more local beer than most have invested in the establishment of local brewery trails with support from local government.


Who Brews Nice Guys Beers?

March 30, 2021 by Will Ziebell

Melbourne is home to many suburban breweries with Richmond one that's played an essential role in the development in craft beer for decades. It's now home to Nice Guys, which brings a new aesthetic to the local beer scene.


West Bestern: The Rise Of The Hopheads

March 25, 2021 by Will Ziebell

The Hopheads story started in Melbourne's outer west but has been moving closer to the city ever since. Ahead of their third store opening in Yarraville, we caught up with the team to chat about the bottleshop 'n' bar's rise.


Carwyn's Forgotten Beers

March 18, 2021 by Will Ziebell

The mission at Carwyn Cellars has always been focused on bringing better booze to the people and now the bottleshop and bar team has started brewing. Well, brewing again. Well, releasing beer.


BrewDog Australia Ready To Grow Up

March 12, 2021 by Will Ziebell

More brewpubs and bars, a hotel with shower beer fridges and catering for dogs, and new beers for Australian and NZ markets. We caught up with BrewDog's new main man here to find out more about the Scottish brewer's plans.


Fox Friday's Fantastic Foray

March 11, 2021 by Will Ziebell

Fox Friday have announced major plans to expand in their home state of Tasmania and open a brewpub in Melbourne. We caught up with Benn Hooper from the hazy specialists to find out more.


Ballistic Add To Their Arsenal

March 9, 2021 by Will Ziebell

Ballistic Beer have welcomed two more brewpubs into their family, with the announcement the Queensland brewery has bought The Whitsunday Island Brewing Company in Airlie Beach and Bargara Brewing in Bundaberg.

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