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Drink Smart

by Will Ziebell Wed Jan 11 2017

Greater education for people in all areas of the beer world is much needed in Australia. And now it's on offer at an unlikely location as one of the world's leading universities adds a subject dedicated to beer to its prospectus.


The Crafty Pint’s Top Stories of 2016

by Nick O Wed Jan 4 2017

Time for one final look back at the year in craft beer that was 2016. This time, instead of reflecting via the prism of its best new beers, we gather together some of the most read stories on the site over the past 12 months.


Best New ACT Beers of 2016

by Patrick Baggoley Tue Jan 3 2017

We may have crossed the threshold into 2017, but we've still got one final blast from the year just gone. Completing our around-the-country best new beers review comes our panel's pick from ACT's burgeoning beer scene.


Through The Looking Glass

by Crafty Pint Sun Jan 1 2017

While 2016 was a monumental year in many pretty terrible ways globally, for craft beer in Australia it was another in which we witnessed huge growth and ever greater diversity. So surely we're set for even greater things to come.


Raising The Stakes

by Ruth Dawkins Thu Dec 29 2016

The Hobart craft beer scene continues to expand. After a period spent brewing at Belgrove Distillery, T-Bone Brewing has opened the doors of its NoHo brewery to the public. Ruth Dawkins caught up with its owners.


The Crafty Dozen – December 2016

by Crafty Pint Wed Dec 28 2016

Our latest roundup of the latest breweries, venues and bottleshops added to our directories is actually more of a baker's dozen as we got a little ahead ourselves. So here's the last 13 of the 73 new additions to the site in 2016.


Best New Queensland Beers of 2016

by Georgie Levi Tue Dec 27 2016

As we near the end of the year, we head to Queensland for another look back at the best new beers released in 2016. The result is a list containing debut beers, fruit, barrels and much more besides.


Best New Tasmanian Beers of 2016

by Bert Spinks Fri Dec 23 2016

It's time for the fifth of our seven roundups of the Best New Beers of 2016. This time, we head south to the state that's enjoyed huge recent expansion in the number of brewing companies, even though half a dozen hog this year's list.


Best New NSW Beers Of 2016

by Nick O Wed Dec 21 2016

We reach the midway point in our Best New Beers review with a look back at the year in NSW. It features almost entirely younger operations from the state, plus a few beers that may have snuck out in 2015 but hit the big time in 2016.


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