Two Metre Tall Does Sweet and Sour at Dr Morse
A night with Two Metre Tall for sour fans and those who don't know the difference between Saccharomyces and Brettanomyces – this will be an orgiastic feast for all.
Beer & Brains Trivia Night
The Dan O'Connell Hotel
Engage the grey matter. The Dan has gathered some of their favourite Aussie craft breweries together, including Moo Brew, Bridge Road Brewers, Mountain Goat, Wolf of the Willows, Moon Dog & Boatrocker over six trivia rounds.
Lunch With An Edge
Four course degustation speed lunch paired with four of the best beers from Edge Brewing Company. Come see just how much deliciousness you can fit into your lunch hour!
Poet Of Origin
Cherry Tree Hotel
A pack of poets picked a pretty Pint of Origin pub to put on a poetry performance par excellence! Open stage entrants are most welcome, with the crowd favourite winning a hamper of beer.
Tins Of Glory
The Third Day
Welcome to the World Tinnie Hurling Championships. Lawn bowls meets curling meets tinnies sliding down a bench for one hellauva night! Have you got what it takes to be the champion? Beer, mates, music, food: tins of glory!
Bodriggy & Nighthawks Launch Their ‘Blinker’ Oatmeal Stout
Abbotsford and Collingwood locals Nighthawks celebrate Good Beer Week with an epic dark brew called ‘Blinker' from Bodriggy Brewing. This oatmeal stout will be launched alongside a documentary screening of 'A Band Called Death', about Detroit's punk pioneers.
Iron Brewer Dinner 2017
A six course artisan and rare breeds meats menu with Colonial and 2 Brothers going head to head for title of "Iron Brewer', voted by guests and judges.
No Gimmicks. Just Good Beer. Vol II
Two Birds Brewing
Join us, Three Boys, Beer Baroness & Hobart Brewing Co. for beers rarely seen in Australia. Use this mid-week breather to catch up with mates over a beer, tunes & food. No gimmicks. Just good beer.
Beer, Cheese, Opera & A Cathedral - A Heavenly Match
St Paul's Cathedral
Beer Diva and Wild, Sour & Fruit presents an unprecedented, once in a lifetime celestial fusion of world-class beer, cheese and opera held in the breathtaking surrounds of Melbourne’s St Paul’s Cathedral.
Otway Central Paddock to Plate
Indulge in a five course tapestry of local produce from the Otway ranges matched with south west Victorian craft beer including those from our Crowes Nest Brewery - an experience impossible to find in the city.
The Stone & Wood Experience
Great Northern Hotel
Come down to the Great Northern Hotel for beers with the Stone & Wood crew, who will be launching their pilot batches for the first time in Victoria.
Abbey Collaby VII: The Hoedown
Moon Dog Brewery
The Abbey Collaby brewers are back for a rootin' tootin' hoedown filled with fun, frivolity, a spit roast and the launch of Abbey Collaby VII (oh, and a petting zoo) at the Moon Dog Brewery Bar and Ballroom Oasis!
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.
Brews News Q & A
Cryer Malt Trade Hub
Beer is a conversation and Australian Brews News is at the forefront of that discussion. Join us for a series of thought-provoking discussion panels looking at the important issues in the beer world.
Little Creatures At Large
The Little Creatures team will be out in Melbourne spreading our love for hoppy beer. On Wednesday, we'll be at our fave local bars shouting a few rounds of Little Creatures Pale Ale and chatting about beer.
Stone Brewing Showcase
The Silverlake Social
A not-to-be-missed opportunity to meet a brewer from Stone Brewing, California! Three dedicated Stone taps to try, plus a collection on the bottle list. Full food menu available all night.
Marketing: Make Your Brand Talk
Cryer Malt Trade Hub
In a noisy market how do you get customers to listen? Luke Robertson (Ale of a Time) and a panel of industry guests discuss branding, media and using both to sell beer.
Meet Our Mates - Breakside Brewery
Oregon brewing legends Breakside hit The Catfish for an exclusive event, sharing insights on brewing in Portland, alongside local Melbourne brewers Kaiju! Beer, that they have collaborated with.
Old School: Meet the Founder of Sierra Nevada Ken Grossman
Beer DeLuxe: The Festival Hub
Come hear from the founder of one of the USA's biggest craft breweries, as Sierra Nevada's Ken Grossman sits down for a Q&A.
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.
The Journey Of Beer
Ocean Reach Brewing Pty Ltd
We are celebrating Good Beer Week with our specially made beer Spot the Hop, which has been crafted using fresh hops from Bimbadeen Farm and the Bass Coast region. Learn about The Journey of Beer as we know it here at Phillip Island.
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!
Founders American Tap Takeover!
The Park Hotel
Over the course of Good Beer Week, The Park will be bringing the best of American craft beers from Founders Brewery. It will be a complete American tap take over, tapping 11 exclusive beers never seen before in 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.
Good Burger Week (TM)
Rockwell and Sons
2015’s most popular Good Beer Week event  returns in 2017. Never before seen burgers paired with never before seen beers. Our partners: the indomitable, without peer, half beer half amazing Garage Project Brewery.
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.
The Official Good Beer Week Burger
505 Cellar is serving up a double stacked Jucy Lucy paired with a Gage Roads Brewing Co. Single Fin Summer Ale for the Good Beer Burger Challenge.
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 Beer Ramen
The Beer Ramen. An idea we've been toying around for quite a few years now. In 2017, we'll make the Beer Ramen happen! Yes, ramen broth brewed with actual beer from Moon Dog.
An Evening With Sierra Nevada Founder Ken Grossman
Le Bon Ton
An exclusive night with Ken Grossman, founder of Sierra Nevada, on his first ever trip to our shores. Le Bon Ton cooks up a feast of American BBQ favourites while Sierra Nevada introduce four very special brews.
An Italian Feast with Fury & Son
Join the team at Stray Neighbour for a rustic Italian feast prepared by Head Chef Romina Gagliardi paired with award winning beers from Fury and Son Brewing.
An Evening with Oskar Blues
Le Bon Ton
Le Bon Ton teams up with Colorado's Oskar Blues, as Head Brewer Tim Matthews presents rare beers from the pioneers of craft beer in a can, while Le Bon Ton chefs offer dishes to match. *Please note this event has been moved from Longhorn Saloon to our sister venue Le Bon Ton
Buck Mulligan's Whiskey Bar
A showcase of Teeling Whiskey and Brooklyn Beers, matching Teeling Single Grain, Small Batch and Single Malt with Brooklyn Lager, Brown, and IPA, with Brand Ambassadors Martin Lynch and Miro Bellini.
Odyssey House Party On The FarSide
Far Side Beers
Taking it back to the house party vibes of the 90s for an epic night of beers, pizzas and ping pong! Drinks on arrival, food, spot prizes and the naming rights as ping pong champion.
Brewers & Chewers
The Local Taphouse
A Good Beer Week institution, this famously fun dinner party features leading brewers from Yeastie Boys (NZ), Wild Beer (UK), Naparbier (Spain), Fullers (UK), Deschutes (US), Blackman’s Brewery (VIC) and Akasha (NSW).
NZ Brewer Speed Dating
Foresters Pub & Dining
Chat with some of New Zealand’s best brewers, hear their story and drink their beer, then every 15 minutes you get up and move to the next brewer. Enjoy every moment of this unique and intimate experience.
The Clifton Hill Brewpub and Hobart Brewing Company Collab and Dinner
Clifton Hill Brew Pub
Hobart Brewing Company join the Clifton Hill Brewpub to showcase unique beers paired to three courses. The one off collaboration has been aged in pinot noir barrels and will first be tapped on the night.
De Vrolijke Boot - Episode IV... A New Hop
A period of craft beer unrest, the rebel forces of Merricote and Boatrocker join forces against the evil galactic brewers again. A journey of excellent barrel beer with a few special releases and fine food.
Fancy Hank's IPA Matched BBQ Dinner
Fancy Hank's presents a food matched IPA dinner with introductions and Q&A's with brewers from Wolf of the Willows and Fixation Brewing Co, over slow and low American barbecue.
Red Hill To Fitzroy
Can’t go to the hill? We’ll bring Red Hill to Fitzroy! Partnering with the Red Hill Brewery, the Rochey is serving up an incredible beer-matched, four-course dinner from the region.
Stockade Brew Co X Eau-de-Vie Degustation
Join us for a collaborative degustation between Stockade Brew Co. and Eau-de-Vie. Five courses of food matched to cocktails designed by Eau-de-Vie, incorporating brews from Stockade.
Beer Styles Of The World Tasting Masterclass
Join the hunt for the best beer styles from across the globe. Explore beers through the ages, and discover the history of classics and the modern cult favourites they inspired. Paired with canapés from The Vines Cafe.
North vs South Beer-Off: Samuel Smith vs Fuller's
Northern Git challenges the winners of our first Beer-Off, London’s Fuller’s to a North vs South Beer-Off with Samuel Smith during a six-course British feast. Try beers from each brewery and you decide who wins!
Beasts & Boilermakers
Join us for an afternoon or evening of limited release Barrow Boys beers matched with rare & unique whisk(e)ys, spirits and a feast of barbecue'd beasts by Bluebonnet owner/pitmaster Chris Terlikar.
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.