News & Feature Stories

Who Brews Hop & Clover Beers?

It started out as an impulse buy on Gumtree, led to a media buzz and is now taking shape as a brewery in Capertee. Mick Wust got in touch with Dave Henderson to find out more about Hop & Clover.

May 20th, 2019 by Mick Wust


Australian International Beer Awards Winners 2019

May 17th, 2019 by Crafty Pint

Familiar faces were among the big winners at the 2019 Australian International Beer Awards, with Balter, Green Beacon and 4 Pines adding to their swollen trophy cabinets and Blackman's claiming a big one too.


The Collaborators: Binary Beer II

May 16th, 2019 by Glen Humphries

Missing or stolen kegs can be a major pain for brewers, both in terms of cost and lost time. A Wollongong operation, Binary Beer, hopes it has the solution.


Beer Nuts: Kelly Whyte

May 15th, 2019 by Guy Southern

Kelly Whyte has brought her brand of enthusiasm and passion for beer to the scenes in Melbourne and Perth over the past decade and more. So we got in touch to find out more for our Beer Nuts series.


The Big Issue: On A Wing & So Rare

May 14th, 2019 by Guy Southern

The air-freighting of beers from some of the world's most hyped breweries to be showcased at Australian bars is on the rise. We spoke to a handful of people driving the movement to find out why.


Scomo Becomes An Assclown

May 14th, 2019 by Will Ziebell

Ahead of the 2019 federal election there's a new ScoMo in town. G'day, My Name Is ScoMo is the first release from new Melbourne-based beer brand Assclown, launched by the team at Chapel St Cellars.


Crafty Crawls: Melbourne CBD – North

May 13th, 2019 by Will Ziebell

In part two of our guide to the best places to grab a good beer in Melbourne's CBD, we take in the northern half above Bourke Street, where you'll find boilermakers, container bars, Viking horns and history dripping from the walls.


Crafty Crawls: Melbourne CBD – South

May 10th, 2019 by Kerry McBride

The beer offering in Melbourne's CBD has come a long way since we ran our first Crafty Crawl guide. So it's time to rework it into a two-parter. Here, we kick off in the city's southern half.


Bridge Road Splits From Australia

May 9th, 2019 by James Smith

Bridge Road Brewers have issued a Declaration Of Independence, forming a micronation on the grounds of their brewery under the name Brewland.


Golden Days Before They End

May 8th, 2019 by Will Ziebell

A few years ago, as the Australian craft beer scene started to move into overdrive, golden ales looked like being one of the driving forces. Today, they're rarely found on tap or in fridges. So, what's changed?

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