Mismatch Tap Takeover
Come meet the brewers and enjoy some damn good South Australian beer as Mismatch Brewing take over our taps on Thursday night, as well as a free barbecue!
Nøgne Ø New Release Australian Launch
Cult brewery Nøgne Ø from Norway are decking the taps for an Australian beer launch exclusive to Dr Morse.
25th Australian International Beer Awards Presentation Dinner
The 25th Australian International Beer Awards Presentation Dinner celebrates the year's best beers from Australia and overseas.
The Brewin' Transfer
Cherry Tree Hotel
Join our panel of local advertising luminaries as they delve into the wonderful world of Australian beer ads. From the vintage to the irreverent to everything in between, fun and free!
GBW Scavenger Hunt
The Fox Hotel
Get your team together to follow clues, riddles, games and of course drink great beer. Entry includes four beers in four unique venues if you can work out how to find them. Game on!
Release Your Inner Beast!
An exclusive event exploring our ‘Nose-to-Tail’ small bites menu, paired perfectly with White Rabbit’s best ales. Be guided through the beers and enjoy food matches in the Royal Saxon's stunning upstairs bar and balcony.
Viking Beer Vs Pig
Twelve Scandinavian beers, twelve cured meats. It's epic and it's back. We explore the creative brewing hub that is Scandinavia, pitting their skills against the best of Australian smallgood makers.
Yenda/ Time Out: Battle of the Busker
Melbourne's finest buskers go head-to-head in the ultimate busk-off, presented by Yenda. Enjoy Yenda's range of beers matched to one of four buskers, while listening to sweet tunes from the city’s best street musicians.
Mismatch Brewing Tap Takeover + Brewers Talk
Passionately brewing since 2013, Mismatch travel west to unleash their wares in Melbourne. Talk to brewer Ewan Brewerton at 12:30pm on Thursday, and sample the entire range of beers, including some exclusive brews made especially for us.
Tooborac Brewery In Melbourne
Saint & Rogue
Meet the notorious Tooborac brewery owner James Carlin and his brew crew. Listen to James tell tall tales as you sample his favourite beers with matching bar snacks in our inner city gem.
Pink Boots Society meeting
Cryer Malt Trade Hub
Come along for a catch up with the ladies of the Australian Pink Boots Society and find out what we've been up to and what's coming up!
The Hong Kong Craft Revolution
The Vic Bar
8 of Hong Kong’s best breweries are shipping their kegs all the way to Melbourne. Located in a vibrant Asian community with the some of the trendiest and diverse set of places for food and drinks, Vic Bar will feature 16 styles to be rotated throughout the week! Your only chance to try Hong Kong’s best fresh on tap!! *Please note that the beers for this event have been delayed in customs. We will update the listing as soon as the beers are tapped.
AIBA After Party
Beer DeLuxe: The Festival Hub
After the awards have been handed out, it’s time to party! Join us at the Festival Hub for the AIBA After Party and rub shoulders with the winners of the biggest awards in Australian beer.
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!
Once in a Blue Moon
Le Bon Ton
Le Bon Ton and Blue Moon present a feast to be remembered. Head brewer Keith Villa presents beers flown in especially for Good Beer Week, while Le Bon Ton’s chefs present a feast to match. *Please note that this event has been moved from Longhorn Saloon to our sister venue Le Bon Ton.
Belgian Beers vs Scotch Whiskeys
Amber Craft Beer
Hawthorn venue Amber teams with the Kilburn to showcase a hand-picked selection of their favourite belgian beers matched with some tasty whiskeys. Complemented with finger food to accent the pairings.
Sweet & Sour - Down the Rabbit Hole
White Rabbit Barrel Hall Geelong
Join White Rabbit for a sweet and sour flavour journey. Whether you’re a sour starter or a lover of puckers, we’ve got you covered. There'll be good beer, good food, good music and good times.
All Things MORE Awesomer
Valley Cellar Door
With sell-out sessions the last 2 years running, 7 Cent's All Things Awesome returns again. Four rare beers brewed to match things we love - whiskey, cured meats, cheese, and good company!
A Heavenly Pairing - Beer & Cheese
The Local Taphouse
This annual beer and cheese event sells out each year and pairs delicious cheeses from Milk the Cow Fromagerie with local craft beers. Discover the joys of beer and cheese matching by our resident experts.
Mikkeller - Break The Rules Tasting
Challenge your beer-trained taste buds at our Mikkeller tasting designed to break the rules. Includes four Mikkeller beers, authentic Danish street food, such as hotdogs, smørrebrød, fish n’ chips and our beer lover's goodie bag.
2 Bro's @ Zhou Zhou
2 Brothers Brewing bring their diverse range of delicious craft beers paired with signature Asian bites served from the Zhou Zhou Kitchen, with plenty of hefty specials on the 2 Brothers range.
Earth, Wind and Fire - Herd Bar & Grill and Watts River Brewing
Enjoy four courses at Yarra Valley's Herd Bar & Grill. Feast on Spanish jamon, mojama and wood grilled meats, paired with Watts River beers, including a special brew designed for the night.
Welcome to the Woods: USA Craft Beer!
The Woodlands Hotel
Join us as we bring you beers from Deschutes, Stone and Victory brewing among others to be matched to six courses of our eclectic modern aussie food.
A Taste Of Stone
Le Bon Ton
Stone Brewing's Director of Brewing Operations Joel Grosser is coming to Melbourne and bringing some special releases to taste alongside a light supper provided by the Le Bon Ton chefs.
The Great Western Degustation
Junction Beer Hall and Wine Room
Some of the Western Suburb's finest chefs are dishing out one heck of a quality night. Five meticulously designed dishes paired with some of the finest crafted brews - all from our beloved west of Melbourne.
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.