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Your Guide to Australian Craft Beer / Saturday 19 April 2014

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16 April

Strings 'N' Tins

It may have taken them an interminable length of time before they were able to construct their brewery and brew their first beer but, since Six String Brewing poured that first dark red IPA, they have hit the ground running.

Last month, the Central Coast brewery celebrated its first birthday with a sell-out dinner and marked the occasion with the release of a double malt, quadruple hop version of their flagship IPA. They are steadily spreading their beers throughout New South Wales, with Queensland next on the...

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08.04.14: The Rivers Overrunneth

Scottsdale used to be one of Australia’s most significant hop growing regions. Today, there is just one remaining hop farm in t...

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03.04.14: Beyond Craft...

Had enough of craft beer? Then how about cult beer? Clearly, the owners of a new bar in Melbourne feel it’s time to take...

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02.04.14: King Henrys

While they may not have enjoyed Australia’s brand of cricket, it seems that the Brits rather like Australian beer. Hot on the h...

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Brew & A: The Monk Brewery & Kitchen

It’s been a while since we last ran one of our Brew & A features with an Australian brewery. But, with so many new breweries...

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Beer Travel: The Noisy Minor Shout 2014

OK, so we’re not 100 percent sure if what follows counts as beer travel. But there was a bus involved, there was beer and...

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Good Beer Week 2014: Sold Out Events

The festival doesn’t kick off until May 17, but already events have sold out for the fourth Good Beer Week. As in past years...

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James Squire Hop Thief 6

Even in Hollywood there are few series that make it as far as number six. So as James Squire’s ongoing series of hop showcase beers reaches the half dozen mark, it’s in rarefied company: Rocky; Nig…

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Coming up

18 April

Hop Harvest Launch at Red Hill Brewery:

The first of two weekend openings at Red Hill in April fe…

23 April

Ale Stars at The Local Taphouse Darlo ft 4 Pines Collab Brew Launch:

Australia’s most popular monthly beer appreciation night,…

24 April

Black Dog Beer vs Wine Dinner at The Alehouse Project:

It’s time for a beer versus wine dinner which only one ma…

25 April

ANZAC Day Australian Brewery Tap Takeover at Quarryman's Hotel:

The Quarryman’s Hotel is putting the ‘A’ in ANZAC day thi…

25 April

Anzac Weekend Bus Trips to Red Hill:

For Red Hill’s at second long weekend opening of the mont…

25 April

Anzac Tap Takeover at the Grain Store:

This is very rare indeed that anything other than indepen…

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