Spiegelau Craft Beer Tasting
Hophaus Bier Bar Grill
Spiegelau beer glasses showcase clarity and colour, intensify aroma, and improve the flavour of your beer. After sitting through a Spiegelau Beer Glass Tasting, you’ll never want to drink from the bottle again!
Trivia - All Things Beer
The ultimate Trivia Night for the beer lovers/nerds out there. 1st Prize is a huge hamper of craft beers people can only dream about, and other prizes like limited editions, specialities and GABS speciality beers.
It's Time... For Canberra Beers
Vote above or the below the line for your favourite Canberra brewery beers. Candidates include BentSpoke Brewing Co, Pact Beer Co. and Capital Brewing Co. Meet the brewers, taste some politically topical snacks with tunes and good times.
Two Tall Boys Brewing
Stomping Ground Brewery & Beer Hall
Ashur Hall (Stomping Ground) and Shaun Blissett (Wayward) learnt to brew together but this is their first collaboration since going their separate ways. Join two of Australia’s tallest brewers for a fun and intimate brewday experience.
Two Birds and Babu
Beers that have flavour and interest are served alongside innovative street food. Two Birds supply the beers while the head chefs will present satisfying vegetarian food, with the unique flare Babu Ji is famous for.
12 Tap Combat With Feral, Gage Roads & Innate Brewers
Three of Western Australia's finest breweries are headlining this year's Tap Combat. Rockstar brewers will be bringing four beers each to go head to head. Brewer versus brewer. Style versus style. You decide who wins.
Slowbeer & Boatrocker - Starward Bound
Slowbeer is teaming up with Boatrocker & Starward, showcasing the fruits of their creativity and labour. Four variants of Starward barrel aged Ramjet, a Starward barrel aged sour & boilermakers.
Uncle Led Astray
Uncle are being led into temptation by Bad Shepherd Brewery. A special five course menu matched with five outstanding beers. Join us for an awesome evening south side. You know you want to....
Great Northern Hotel
Come share some of your favourite and some never before seen Balter beers with the gang in the beer garden for their GNH tap takeover. You could also win beer for a year!
Epic & Culley's Fiery Fest!
Epic Brewing and Culley's Hot Sauce present an evening of lupulin and scoville to challenge your taste buds. From birds eyes to chipotle, and IPA's to Imperial Lagers expect all things big and hoppy, spicy and chilli!
Southern Dinner Series
Po' Boy Quarter
Journey across the south with a dinner experience that includes, hickory smoked brisket from Texas, a traditional seafood boil from Louisiana, Carolina whole hog matched with Southern craft beers, including Abita Brewery.
Monsieur Cavalier - A Beer and Chocolate Journey
Cavalier Brewing team up with Monsieur Truffe and East Elevation to create a chocolate beer, beer chocolate and an indulgent sit down savoury and sweet four course dinner.
Uptown Funk With La Sirene
Farmhouse ales and funky cheese: a pairing from the gods. Take an in-depth look at the characters of yeast strains that make La Sirene and farmhouse ales so unique, all paired with delicious washed cheeses.
Heartattack And Hops
Heart Attack And Vine
Heartattack And Vine team up with Barrow Boys Brewery to bring the masses a night of great beers, cicchetti and good ol' fashioned beer banter with Barrow Boy, Dean Romeo.
Meet Our Mates - Commons Brewery
Oregon brewing legends Commons Brewery hit The Catfish for an exclusive event, sharing insights on brewing in Portland, alongside local Melbourne brewer Brendan O'Sullivan from 3 Ravens who they have collaborated with.
Goose Island - Meet the Flock
Meet the brewer from Chicago-based brewery Goose Island for a tastebud tour of their most popular beers (including their acclaimed IPA) alongside a four course all American fare. Includes take home Goose growlers.
Barrel Ageing with Firestone Walker
Beer DeLuxe: The Festival Hub
California's Firestone Walker has a barrel ageing program that is the envy of many brewers across the world. Come hear from one of the Firestone team about how far they've come. Very limited seats. Registration required.
Can Art Auction Feat. Omnipollo, Mikkeller and More
Bid on your favourite artwork by Mikkeller, Grifter, Omnipollo and Bodriggy to take home a framed edition. Ten pieces displayed at Dr Morse throughout Good Beer Week for you to name your price. All proceeds go to charity.
Pint of Origin - Regional New South Wales
The Windsor Alehouse
The Windsor Alehouse presents Pint of Origin, showcasing regional New South Wales. Special events and beer tastings throughout the week, with Meet the Brewer sessions, trivia nights, and even a poker tournament. It’ll be a taste sensation.
USA Tap Takeover & Hot Dog Parma!
Victorian brewers get their stars & stripes on in a USA Tap Takeover - West Coast, New World, APA's & more... all matched with the Hot Dog Parma topped with Sloppy Joe sauce, mustard & fried onion!
Freddies Goes Stateside
Freddies lets Stone Brewing & Brooklyn Brewery take over the taps! We’ve been promised limited release and speciality kegs from both breweries that have never been seen in Australia! It’s the classic East vs West battle, who will triumph?
Pint of Origin - Northwestern Europe
Belgian Beer Cafe Melbourne
Northwest is best, and a veritable goldmine for great brews. Grab a 'Brewropass' and get on board to take a tour through Scotland, England, France, Belgium, Germany, and The Netherlands.
Pint of Origin - USA
It’s a USA style blowout party all week long, featuring massive events and tap lists you wouldn’t believe, plus Tex Mex barbecue food. Check our online listings and Facebook page for full details and updates.
Pint Of Origin - Regional Victoria
Cherry Tree Hotel
Featuring over 50 unique beers through all 25 taps, the Cherry Tree Hotel is hosting a delicious selection of the finest brews from all three corners of the greatest brewing state of Australia!
Pint of Origin - ACT
Beer Deluxe Hawthorn
Join Beer DeLuxe Hawthorn for the ACT’s finest, featuring BentSpoke Brewing, Wig & Pen, Zierholz Premium Brewery, Capital Brewing & Pact Beer Co. Meet the brewer sessions, tap takeovers and specialty beers throughout the week.
Palate to Plate
Beer DeLuxe: The Festival Hub
Our beer and food experts have put together some mouth-watering pairings for your tastebud pleasure. Each day we will have a different meal matched with a different beer for your lunchtime needs!
Irish Craft Tap Takeover
The Fifth Province
We'll be pouring a selection of The Emerald Isle's finest boutique beers. This time we'll be bringing over kegs from 8 Degrees Brewing in County Cork, matching them with some creative and beer-infused Irish meals all week!
Temple Side Room Invasion @ The Provincial
A week of table tennis with a Temple tap takeover. To top the week off we will end with a demonstration brew and a Q&A with the head brewer from Temple Brewery on Friday.
Beer, Beats and Banter
The Last Jar
Join us for a week long celebration of the lively Irish influence on having a good time. Stellar bands, Irish and guest beers, and matched food. Music changing nightly from 8 till late. BYO Banter!
Ye Old Tap Acquisition
ST Hotel is celebrating Good Beer Week with all 16 of our taps being taken over with the very best of old world beers from nine of Australia's best breweries.
Pint of Origin - Melbourne
Victoria has the most diverse brewing scene in Australia and the Terminus is damn proud of it. Expect special brewery releases, collab beer launches, a Victorian hops showcase, Melbourne music, one off beers and collaborations during the whole week.
Pint of Origin - New Zealand
Foresters Pub & Dining
Foresters will be showcasing all things Kiwi, with regular Meet the Brewer sessions, kiwi food and snacks, hakas, All Blacks classic victories and some sweet as Kiwi tunes. It’s gonna be choice as.
Pint of Origin - Western Australia
The Royston showcases the finest breweries from Western Australia. Expect some of the best beers in the country, a classic West Oz Sunday Session, a brewery showdown, pool comps, brewer shouts, brewer chats, and party vibes.
Pint of No Origin - Gypsy
For the first time ever, BrewCult will be hosting Pint of Origin for gypsy brewers, known as Pint of No Origin. Taps will feature brewers from all over the map, both from Australia and beyond.
Pint Of Origin - South Australia
The Palace Hotel
Seventeen taps of SA deliciousness, featuring Pirate Life, Little Bang, Mismatch, Pikes, Barossa, Big Shed, Smiling Samoyed, Woolshed, Prancing Pony, The Wheaty, Brew Boys, Coopers and some newbies including Swell and Robe Town.
Stockade Blockade At Cookie
Cookie has invited the boys behind Stockade beer to live & party like honorary Melbournians for Good Beer Week, throwing down a rotation of 10 epic beers including a limited Thai inspired collab "Puppet Master IPA".
The Mill Brewery And Melbourne Vegan Eats Showcase
The Mill Brewery
Collingwood's newest local brewery offers punters good vibes and great beers. The Mill is partnering with Melbourne Vegan Eats for a showcase of bar and street food that challenges perceptions and complements their brand new tap list.
Good Beer - No Borders, No Boundaries
Great Northern Hotel
We're taking it back to basics at the GNH this year. No gimmicks, no restrictions - just the best of the best from our favourite local and international breweries.
Perfect Match: Cheese & Beer
Milk the Cow Carlton
Cheese and beer share a rich artisan heritage and earthy, yeasty flavours. Join our cheese and beer experts as they take you through four perfect matches in a guided tasting.
Bavarian Pure Biers & Pork Knuckle
Direct from Bavaria and straight to our taps, try some of Bavaria's finest biers! Enjoy five tasters, then sit back with a 1L stein of your favourite pick, matched with our famous crispy pork knuckle.
Taste of Japan - Coedo Craft Beer Flight
Take a ‘flight’ with us to Coedo Brewery, Tokyo to celebrate the best in Japanese craft beer. Enjoy three tasters of Coedo’s finest brews, all specially matched with some of our signature Sake grazers.
Pint of Origin - Sydney
For the sixth year in a row we'll be turning over our taps to arguably the most exciting Australian city for craft beer. Meet the brewer sessions, food specials & live music, It's going to be huge!
Pint of Origin - Geelong and South West Victoria
Blackman's Brewery Bar
Blackman’s Brewery Bar will showcase 10 taps of beer from Geelong and the South West, with Meet the Brewer sessions featuring a different brewery from the region every night.
Blackman's Taps And Tinnies Takeover
A week long Blackman's Tap Takeover at Heartbreaker, plus the launch of an exclusive Heartbreaker / Blackman's collaborative brew! There'll be tinny specials, Meet the Brewer sessions and more beer-fuelled fun with Blackman's & Heartbreaker all week long.
STKBB & Boatrocker Risk It For The Brisket
St Kilda Burger Bar (STKBB)
STKBB and Boatrocker have teamed up, creating The Wilson, a melt-in-your-mouth chilli and chocolate braised brisket burger taste sensation paired with the freshly launched Boatrocker Stout.
The Big Bad Wolf At Grosvenor Hotel
Grosvenor Hotel has teamed up with Melbourne’s Wolf of the Willows and Melbourne Hot Sauce to create the Big Bad Wolf steak sandwich. Paired with Wolf of the Willows Saison, it will have you craving seconds.
Pilgrim is zooming in on Victoria. Sample four different styles from the four corners of our state. Why not do a 180 and get a meat or cheese platter for the full experience!
Beer For Breakfast?!
Magic Mountain Saloon
Beer for breakfast? We're not advocating 10% IIPA's before noon but we are serving delicate, refined, lower ABV beers paired alongside our Thai brunch. Think gose, berliner weisse, saisons and sessions.
Pint of Origin - Scandinavia
Throughout Good Beer Week we will be showcasing a range of Scandinavian beers over our 20 taps. From the likes of Mikkeller, Omnipollo, Amager, Nøgne Ø and To Øl and many more.
California Cruisin' With Firestone Walker & Saint Archer
Young & Jackson
Two of the best craft breweries in California, Firestone Walker and Saint Archer, on tap for the first time in Australia. Famous flagship beers and rare specialties all week.
THE BEER HAS ARRIVED AND IS TASTING DELICIOUS!
Pint of Origin - Queensland
In Grosvenor Hotel’s biggest tap takeover yet, brews from the sunshine state feature in a stellar line-up. Sample beers from up-and-coming breweries Newstead, Green Beacon, Balter, Black Hops & Good Beer Co.
Pint of Origin - Tasmania
The Spotted Mallard
The Mallard has flown south, returning with rare and reclusive ales and ciders from the Apple Isle of Tasmania. Duck in for a pint or two to see what the south is all about.
Eat. Talk. Beer.
Come join the team at Abacus for paired beers with food such as chocolate stout with beer coated smoked ribs all week. Live music, beer paddles and talks from one of the first craft brewers in Australia.
Brooklyn Brewery Hits Beer and Burger Bar
The Beer and Burger Bar
Brooklyn takes over four taps to accompany American style burgers and dogs only available during Good Beer Week. Pair your burger or dog with Brooklyn Lager, East IPA, American Pale or Summer Ale, all for only $25.
Pint Of Origin - Continental Europe
Ladro TAP hosts some of Southern Europe’s finest beers from Spain & Italy. Find out why the rest of the world is raving about craft beers from breweries like Naparbier, Birra del Borgo, Brewfist, and Sidro del Bosco.
GBW Presents: Oregon Hub
Throughout Good Beer Week, The Catfish will serve up events offering you the chance to meet our Portland mates, and a tap takeover Melbourne's never seen before, including beers from Breakside Brewery, Commons Brewery, Upright Brewing, pFriem Family Brewers, Gigantic Brewing and Baerlic Brewing Co.
Slice Of Beer Heaven
Lazerpig Pizza Parlour
Gage Roads is pairing up with Collingwood’s legendary Lazerpig Pizza Parlour to create four unique Good Beer Week pizzas. Each pizza will be inspired by one of four Gage Roads beers pouring.
Merchandise For Sale At The Festival Hub
Beer DeLuxe: The Festival Hub
Good Beer Week merchandise is available for sale at the Festival Hub all throughout #GBW17!
The Ghosts Of Brooklyn
Le Bon Ton
Le Bon Ton's head chef creates a tasting menu artfully matched to some top-secret, extremely limited edition Brooklyn Brewery releases, including a range of "ghost bottles" that have never been seen outside the brewery presented by Brooklyn's Beer Educator and Community Advisor, Gabe Barry.
Furious Trivia At Ascot Vale Cellars
Ascot Vale Cellars
Come on down to Ascot Vale Cellars for a fun filled trivia night about all things beer. Fury and Son will be taking over the taps and launching a once off specialty beer!
Belleville Presents - Blood, Sweat & Beers: The Brew Off
Nine taps. Four courses. Two of Australia’s best independent breweries - Dainton Family Brewery and Hargreaves Hill. This is your invite to partake in the ultimate food-matching melee.
Ale Stars - Special Oskar Blues Edition
The Local Taphouse
The Local Taphouse's special Good Beer Week 'Ale Star' session hosts Tim Matthews, Director of Brewing Operations at the pioneering American brewery Oskar Blues. Be prepared to be entertained as we sample this brewery's world renowned creations.
Coedo Ichi Ni Nana Omakase Dinner
Ichi Ni Nana Izakaya
Ichi Ni Nana joins forces with internationally renowned brewery Coedo, of Japan in a special event. A sumptuous five course Omakase of Japanese delights, each paired with a different style of Coedo beer.
Garage Project Lab
Foresters Pub & Dining
Garage Project are NZ’s mad scientists. But how does the magic happen? The Garage Project Lab has live demonstrations of flavour extractions for beers and how they transform the flavours. A science fair with beers!
Bridge Road to Mumbai #2
A five course Indian feast expertly matched to a selection of Bridge Road's beers, including a special release brewed just for the event. A casual dinner with some delicious food and beer. Vegetarian menu available.
In Excess Dinner Party
Moon Dog Brewing and the Corner Hotel host a dinner party of excesses with two courses partnered with Moon Dog brews. A walk through the history of live music and a feast of the senses.
Two Birds, One Boatrocker
Two Birds Brewery & Boatrocker team up with Bar Nacional to host an evening showcasing their finest brews paired with delicious Spanish food fare served up by Executive Chef Darryl Hand.
Moon Dog At Prince Alfred - A Little Bit Of Northside On The Bayside
Duke Street Abbotsford and Bay Street Port Melbourne seem worlds apart in beer terms. The good folk from Abbotsford's Moon Dog are happy to share their intel with Prince Alfred locals with a four course menu and six Moon Dog brews.
Getting Wild With The Wild Beer Co
East of Everything
A fun filled evening with six Wild Beer Co beers paired to six of BarNone's finest cocktails, using the same ingredients, along with stimulating conversation and tasty East of Everything food.
KAIJU! Beer Degustation Deluxe
Kumo owner and official Sake Ambassador Andre Bishop joins forces with Kaiju! Beer chief Callum Reeves to bring you a craft beer and Japanese craft food feast.
Burley Griffin's Revenge - BentSpoke Takeover In Ivanhoe
Barr'd Wine and Tapas Bar
Canberra, designed by former Ivanhoe resident Walter Burley Griffin and from time to time unflatteringly labelled, is unleashing its finest bent beers on sleepy Ivanhoe. Experience the weird and wonderful brews from BentSpoke brewer Richard Watkins’ brewpub laboratory.
The Glorious World of Beer, Whisky & Fine Food
Our 2017 event will showcase some of the best beers from Australia matched with food inspired by the Mediterranean, with canapés to match the flavour profiles of the beers.