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Who Brews On King Island?

Who Brews On King Island?

King Island is rugged and isolated but, just like a growing number of small communities, it's also home to a brewery. We caught up with the family behind King Island Brewhouse to find out about living and making beer in the Bass Strait.

August 8, 2022 by Will Ziebell


Crafty Crawls: Freo Beer-Ho II – Day Two

July 29, 2022 by Graham Frizzell

All aboard the Freo Beer Bus! Graham Frizzell completes his jaunt around Fremantle's beeriest haunts by hopping on the Blue CAT for a trip featuring a brewery-distillery, an OG crafty bottlo, a hotdog hotspot and more.


Sam Sets Sails For Bali

June 9, 2022 by James Smith

One of Australia's best-known and most-awarded brewers is setting sail on a new adventure. Sam Füss is off to Bali to become chief brewer at Beaches Brewing Co Bali, where she hopes to help develop the exciting young beer scene.


South Coast NSW: Frothier Than Ever

February 10, 2022 by Benedict "Benny" Kennedy-Cox

The NSW South Coast is now home to a dozen breweries, leading one local to launch the South Coast Ale Trail. We chatted to him, and the founder of Dangerous Ales as they unveil their brewery expansion, about a region on the rise.


Follow The Beer Pioneer

April 26, 2021 by Will Ziebell

William Buckley's tale of survival is one that's stuck with Australians thanks to one iconic phrase. Now, a Melbourne comedian is tracing Buckley's path while visiting as many local breweries as he can.


Crafty Crawls: Milton & Paddington

April 22, 2021 by Jakkii Musgrave

Plenty has changed since we first ran our Crafty Crawl guide to Milton and Paddington. Some venues have changed, others have gone, new ones have appeared. So here's an updated guide to the good beer to be found there.


Beer Travel With Bright Eyes

April 14, 2021 by Will Ziebell

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.


Tell 'Em Benny Sent Ya

February 23, 2021 by Ben Hopkins

How does joining an award-winning comedy writer attempting to channel Anthony Bourdain on a tour of breweries (and beaches, big things, and kebab shops) sound? We caught up with the man behind new web series Benny Sent Ya.


Crafty Crawls: Ballarat

January 15, 2021 by Ben Hopkins

Ballarat is a city with a fine heritage when it comes to beer and brewing. It's one that continues today, where pioneering experimentalists rub shoulders with blenders, brewpubs and classic boozers.


Beer Travel: The High Country Breweries Pt 2

December 4, 2020 by Will Ziebell

In part two of our guide to the High Country breweries, we start off in Myrtleford before taking the long, winding and beer-soaked road back to Melbourne. Join us!

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