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Tour de Brew

by Kerry McBride Wed Dec 7 2016

​You don’t have to look far to find a beer lover who also spends a fair bit of their time in the bike saddle, especially in Victoria. Kerry McBride speaks to three Victorian breweries helping keep the state’s cyclists well hydrated about the bonds between the two worlds.

Hoppy Christmas Gifts 2016

by Crafty Pint Tue Dec 6 2016

What do you give to the beer lover at Christmas? Beer. Or things related to beer, of course. So, with the festive season upon us, here's a roundup of some of the beery gifts on offer from local breweries and beer businesses.

Dead Ahead

by Nick O Fri Dec 2 2016

It's been a big year for craft beer in Australia. And in particular for a Sydney icon. The Lord Nelson celebrated 175 years as a hotel and 30 as a brewery. Nick Oscilowski travelled back in time with its founder, Blair Hayden.

The Big Issue: Crowdfunding Pt II

by Will Ziebell Thu Dec 1 2016

In part two of our look at crowdfunding in the craft beer world, Will Ziebell seeks the thoughts of a provider, a supporter, a commentator and two people who've run campaigns on this increasingly popular method of raising capital.

A Year Of The Crafty Cabal

by Crafty Pint Wed Nov 30 2016

Just before the end of 2015, we launched The Crafty Cabal, a beer lovers bonus scheme that offers readers the chance to help The Crafty Pint grow in return for heaps of beery benefits. Here, we take a look back at its first 12 months.

The Big Issue: Crowdfunding Pt I

by Will Ziebell Tue Nov 29 2016

Crowdfunding has become increasingly popular among both new and existing beer businesses. In the first of a two-part series, Will Ziebell speaks to crowdfunding platform Pozible and a brewery that has run a successful campaign.

Here Gose

by Crafty Pint Thu Nov 24 2016

Perhaps nothing should surprise in the contemporary beer world, yet the rise of gose is still an unexpected development. We chat to a couple of gose brewers and also look back into the history of the style in Germany.

Beers From The Otherside

by Guy Southern Tue Nov 22 2016

Ideas for brewing companies can come from anywhere. In the case of Otherside, the aim was to create beers and cider for major events in WA. Guy Southern chats to the two guys charged with bringing Sunset Events plan to life.

The Crafty Dozen – November 2016 Mk II

by Crafty Pint Fri Nov 18 2016

As suspected, we've had such a flurry of new brewery, venue and bottleshop listings to add to the site in the past few weeks that we've got a second dozen to round up before November is out. Here they are...


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