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New german beer hall for southgate

DEXUS Property Group and Red Rock Leisure have officially announced the launch of HOPHAUS, in Southgate restaurant and shopping precinct’s iconic space by the Yarra River, Melbourne. In what they are calling a contemporary twist on the great Bavarian Beer Halls, HOPHAUS is the latest addition to Red Rock Leisure’s stable of social pubs and […]


The lord raglan re opens in sydney

Two years after it closed down, the Lord Raglan Hotel has been given a mighty facelift and has re-opened as a new craft beer venue for Sydney’s inner-southern suburbs. Driving the update has been The Rocks Brewing Co. team, who have reworked the interior of the old hotel into an ‘industrial chic’ motif, complete with […]


Beer deluxe re launches in fed square vic

Citizens of Melbourne have yet another beer-related piece of good news, with the announcement of the revamp and re-launch of Beer DeLuxe in Federation Square, in the heart of the CBD. The re-worked venue will offer punters the chance to soak up the atmosphere of the city centre, with a new beer garden facing onto […]


Murrays to rubber duckie to yardarm taphouse manly nsw new beer bar with reuse from reverse garbage

26 November 2013 Ex Snowy Mountains Brewery (NSW) founder Kevin O’Neill, along with partner Julie Sawyer, have purchased the business on the beachfront of Manly’s North Steyne, previously a Murray’s (NSW) Brewbar and more recently known as Rubber Duckie Taphouse. The new bar will be called the Yardarm Taphouse, and is opening its doors this […]


Nant whisky to open first of 20 planned new bars

Tasmanian distillers Nant are set to open their newest bar in Brisbane on 7 September. The small and exclusive addition to the Nant portfolio, located on Edward Street in the CBD, will seat just 25 whisky fans and will offer an array of approximately 200 whiskies from around the world – in addition to Nant’s […]

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Coopers opens second alehouse in sydney airport

Coopers Brewery opened a new Coopers Alehouse at Sydney Airport’s T2 domestic terminal yesterday, 21 August. The opening is the second Coopers venture into airports, with a sibling Alehouse already operating at Adelaide Airport. Coopers Brewery Chairman Glenn Cooper said that the second venue, at Australia’s busiest domestic airport, was “a fantastic opportunity to put the […]


New craft beer digs in newcastle

By Max Weber One of Newcastle’s foodie destinations will be welcoming a new tenant, with the Hop Factory Craft Beer Café and Restaurant set to open in Darby Street. Located in Cook’s Hill in Newcastle’s inner city, Darby Street is home to several Newcastle institutions and is a popular destination for both food and drink, […]

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Willie smiths apple museum development at forefront of new tasmanian cider trail

Andrew and Ian Smith. Photo Ali Nasseri   New kid on the Tassie cider scene, Willie Smith’s Organic Cider, is investing in a piece of Tasmania’s tourism industry, buying the Apple Museum in the Huon Valley. Less than a year after launching their purpose-built organic cidery, the business has bought the adjacent property, planning to transform […]