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Konvoy Raise $30 Million & Eye Major Expansion

Konvoy Raise $30 Million & Eye Major Expansion

Konvoy might only be two-years-old but the keg rental company has big plans. Will Ziebell spoke to co-founder Adam Trippe-Smith about their $30m raise to fund expansion here and overseas, as well as a potential IPO on the ASX.

November 1, 2021 by Will Ziebell


Jetty Road Founders To Leave Brewery

October 28, 2021 by Will Ziebell

The two faces best associated with Jetty Road are set to leave the business they founded, with Blake Bowden and Grant Bowden set to sell their shares at the end of the year. We spoke to them about their decision and future plans.


Feral To Be Sold As Coca-Cola Exit The Beer Market

October 28, 2021 by Crafty Pint

Just days after we reported one of Feral's original founders was to buy back the brewpub​ where the brand started comes the news the brand is to be sold. Owners Coca-Cola EuroPacific Partners (CCEP) have decided to exit the beer market in Australia.


Step Inside The Virtual Bottleshop

October 27, 2021 by Will Ziebell

How'd you fancy climbing a tree to find a rare bottle of Cantillon? It might sound wild, but if a new venture featuring Purvis Beer, a Melbourne-based software developer, and Oculus Quest comes off, it could become your virtual reality.


Going Green: Beer, Algae & Cow Burps

October 26, 2021 by Benedict "Benny" Kennedy-Cox

Young Henrys and researchers at UTS have been researching the potential certain algae have to turn CO2 created during brewing into oxygen since 2020. Now The Algae Project is looking to reduce harmful emissions from livestock too.


Feral's Brewpub Comes Full Circle

October 25, 2021 by James Smith

Just weeks after Feral closed their Swan Valley brewpub, there's good news for WA's beer lovers. One of the original founders of Feral has taken over the site and will be opening a tavern and recommissioning the on-site brewery.


Back To The Bar, Melbourne

October 22, 2021 by Crafty Pint

Today, after making it through a world record number of days in lockdown, Melbourne is open again. James Smith and Will Ziebell spoke to brewery and venue owners and returning customers to assess the vibe.


Lockdowns, Locals & Future Mountain

October 21, 2021 by Will Ziebell

As Melbourne emerges from another long lockdown, it's worth remembering how much local support has meant to many brewers. In Future Mountain's case, they've found a unique way to pay tribute to those who helped them survive.


Otherside's Anthem Named WA's Best Beer

October 19, 2021 by Crafty Pint

Otherside's Anthem has been named Beer Of The Year at the WA Good Food Guide Awards. The IPA pipped Crate Digger Pale Ale from Nowhereman and Eagle Bay Brewing's Lager at an awards ceremony at Optus Stadium on Monday.


BecauseWeCAN Vol.5: Crazy For Hazy

October 18, 2021 by Benedict "Benny" Kennedy-Cox

A hazy with no hops, another with next to no booze, and one with heaps of hops and heaps of booze... Welcome to the fifth instalment of BecauseWeCAN, our look at some of the more out there beers in Australia today.

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