Good Beer Week opening night is a celebration of everyone’s favourite week and we have you sorted for beers and tunes. Major Bummer and Friends will bring Britpop bangers. Plus Festival Breweries: Boatrocker, Stomping Ground, Modus Operandi, Hop Nation, and Bridge Road Brewers. Will we see you there? Definitely, maybe?
Collective Experience is an all-encompassing beer, music and art exhibition which will be held between Mr West and ending at a secret location..
This Good Beer Week, Melbourne institution Flower Drum and Wellington brewery Garage Project are working together to bring you an unforgettable banquet with a selection of GP beers and favourite dishes from over 40 years of service.
Join us and “Hangi with the Brews”. Kiwi craft beers from Panhead, Good George and Garage Project and kai served up from the Hangi Boys. Add in some choice tunes with a brewer Q&A and you’ve got yourself a sweet as afternoon!
A collaboration between Kekou and Coedo Brewing Japan. Kekou’s head chef Oak Kunnalok offers a six-course reflection of delicate but delicious Japanese cuisine paired with six craft beers prepared by Coedo Brewing Japan, an example of Japanese precision and craft.
We'd be in right strife if we didn't bring back this super popular SpecTAPular! Two floors, 20 British beers on tap and cask including Fuller’s, Tetley’s, Magic Rock, Left Handed Giant and Tiny Rebel plus Britpop tunes, British food, games and more!
Join Wolf of the Willows as it hosts brewing mates Boatrocker, Black Arts, Wildflower, Van Dieman, Black Hops, Molly Rose, Great Leap (China) and more for 'The Good Wood' - a showcase of barrel-aged rarities in celebration of wood, barrels and beer.
Join Bonehead Brewing for a trek through South America’s best breweries with a tap list of never-before-seen-in-Australia beers. Expect collabs, exclusives, and regionally famed releases. Ticket includes two samples and food.
After a huge event in GBW 2019, Panhead is back at Kustom Kommune to present another high octane Sunday sesh! The crew will have five hours to build a bike. Panhead will pour rare and stock beers, a DJ will be rocking out the tunes and food will be available.
Chef Nick Bennett recruited some mates to cook dishes to be served with their favourite beers. Beers from Stomping Ground, Pirate Life, Bodriggy and BentSpoke. Triple R radio host, Cam Smith, will host and chat to each chef to learn about the dishes.
Join us for a three round elimination smackdown showdown where four heavy hitting international breweries face off against four of Melbourne’s finest brew crews. Who wins? You decide!
Brooklyn Brewery tap attack with Melbourne Moonshine and its brand new rye whiskey brand, The Gospel, providing paired whiskies. There are cocktails using a rye and the Bel Air Sour, plus meet the brewer and distiller. $10 Silverlake Dogs ALL night!
The trendiest of tap take-overs with the brewer from To Øl preaching the good word in our beerhall. Some exclusive offerings that are fresh, energetic and exciting. We are proud to have such a forward thinking brewer in the house.
Join a bunch of Kiwi brewers, visiting their little brothers on the West Island, for a live podcast hosted by the crew at Ale of a Time. Free entry and good Kiwi beers with good Kiwi brewers. If you miss it, you're an egg.
This Rogue Brewery/El Jolgorio Mezcal showcase will explore the famous diversity of Rogue’s beers from Oregon and how they pair with one of Oaxaca Mexico's most highly regarded and awarded producers of Mezcal.
We’re excited to present Oregon’s Rogue Ales & Spirits. Delve into an eight tap takeover with its head brewer, accompanied by an array of gins and whiskies, or take in one of our Rogue-based cocktails. Plus our famous burritos are $10 ALL night!
Sierra Nevada tap takeover plus pit-smoked meats. Come join us for a night full of beer and barbecue with Sierra Nevada’s Steve Grossman and our pit-master Kate O’Neill. Five-courses, six beers.
A unique tasting event with four brewers (Garage Project, Two Birds, Stomping Ground, Sailors Grave) where you get to taste and learn the beers about that inspired them in their own careers!
Sierra Nevada turns 40 this year so we're throwing these industry stalwarts a hoppy birthday party to remember! eight tap takeover featuring classics, limited releases and their 40th Anniversary Ale. Meet Steve Grossman, win prize packs and eat cake!
Join over 800 brewers from across the globe in celebrating the world’s largest annual beer competition, as the winners of the 2020 Australian International Beer Awards are announced.
The party that started it all. It predates Good Beer Week, and is where we all head after the AIBA Awards to let our hair down, loosen our ties and say cheers to the winners of one of the largest beer awards in the world.
Join us for an evening of Southern cuisine, matched with Sierra Nevada beers. There will be beer-based cocktails on offer as you experience the ultimate American flavour.
Come experience the different flavours Asia has to offer through head chef Oak Kunnalok’s menu. Five courses paired with five beers from Asian brewers such as Carbon Brewing, Heart Of Darkness, Coedo, Yardley Brothers and Magpie Brewing.
Back for the eighth year running, Mega Dega is presented and curated by team Good Beer Week—the same crew that plans this entire festival—so you know it’s going to showcase only the finest we can find. Every course is unique and found only at Mega Dega.
Recognised as one of the world’s best beer festivals, GABS celebrates 10 years in Melbourne with more than 100 unique Festival Beers and Ciders (including some old faves), street food, entertainment, and even an indoor Ferris wheel. Disneyland for beer lovers.
Footscray’s Mr West joins the Pint of Origin lineup for the third consecutive year to show off the best brews from Canada. We’ll have 60 different kegs of Canada’s finest, all cold shipped and cold stored, direct from the Great White North.
Aotearoa is back at its home over the ditch. The Catfish welcomes back old friends and makes new ones as we present NZ2020. Featuring visiting brewers, collab beers, live events, and Pint of Origin exclusives.
The British are coming! Come and taste your way from London to Aberdeen as Freddie Wimpoles hosts 14 rotating taps of delicious craft beer from England, Scotland and Wales.
Kekou is a new, and up and coming south east dining hotspot where great food meets great beer. Spread over 18 taps and two floors, come in to try what Kekou is doing with Asian beer. We’ll have beer from Coedo, Young Masters, Great Leap and more.
Carwyn is back as the official destination for arguably the greatest beer country on earth: ’MERICA! Killer events nearly every day of GBW and we will pour an ungodly amount of kegs over the week, most of which have never been poured in Australia.
We’re excited to host Scandinavian Pint of Origin again as it takes over all 20 of our taps for the entire week, with air-freighted kegs to ensure excellence. We’ll have famous breweries such as Mikkeller, Lervig, Warpigs, Cervisiam, O/O and more.
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