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Some (unpopular) observations about tap contracts

February 12, 2015
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Tap contracts are in the news at the moment with the internet's viral fury unleased on the brewing multinationals. A past critic of contracts himself, Matt Kirkegaard puts some of the arguments in favour of contracting arrangements...
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Try-It Thursday February 12, 2015

February 12, 2015
Try-It Thursday February 12, 2015

This weeks Try-It Thursday is inspired by the reactions to this classic world style beer as observed by Pete Mitcham over five corporate events around the country in the space of a week.
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This Bud’s made for…who?

February 9, 2015
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The Beer Empire strikes back! It's Beards vs Bogans in the biggest beer battle since 'Session IPa vs Unbalanced Pale Ale' and Pete Mitcham takes a seat ringside to assess the damage and award the title belt.
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Does craft beer take itself too seriously?

February 3, 2015
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Budweiser has had a bit of fun at craft beer's expense. Does the reaction to the ad show that craft beer has become a little bit precious?
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Try-It Thursday Jan 29, 2015

January 29, 2015
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In the wake of the seventh Local Taphouse Hottest 100 Australian Craft Beers, Pete Mitcham sneaks a taste of a seasoned 'veteran' of beer list 'favourites'.
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The anti-social social beer app

January 27, 2015
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How many unique beers did you check in on Untappd while ignoring your friends yesterday? Zac Martin earns the Great Article Badge with his take on the anti-social aspects of Untappd.
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Episode 42 — 2014 Hottest 100 Countdown

January 27, 2015
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The podcast of our first ever live broadcast, of the 2014 Hottest 100 Countdown.
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CBIA and Australian Workplace Management launch safety programme

February 14, 2015
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The CBIA has partnered with Australian Workplace Management as a provider of choice for workplace health and safety system...
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Good Beer Week Gala Showcase

February 12, 2015
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Good Beer Week is back for its the fifth year and to get people in the mood, the Good...
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Last chance to register events for Craft Beer Rising

February 12, 2015
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Raise a glass of local Australian beer when Craft Beer Rising returns on February 28.
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Beer jobs: Executive Sous Chef — Fremantle

February 10, 2015
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They make one of Australia's hottest beers. Now little Creatures Great Hall in Fremantle is looking for an Executive...
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Beer jobs: Chef De Partie — Little Creatures Dining Hall, Fitzroy

February 10, 2015
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Little Creatures is looking for a talented Chef De Partie for their Fitroy Dining Hall...
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New festival celebrates High Country Hops

February 8, 2015
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Bridge Road Brewers have announced a new festival to celebrate Victoria’s High Country brewers and the region's 2015 Hop...
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Events

Good Beer Week

Good Beer Week Gala Showcase

Good Beer Week is back for its the fifth year and to get people in the mood, the Good Beer Week Gala Showcase is on March 13th to 14th in the spectacular Fitzroy Town Hall...

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New festival celebrates High Country Hops

Bridge Road Brewers have announced a new festival to celebrate Victoria’s High Country brewers and the region's 2015 Hop Harvest...

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James Squire behind bars again

The overwhelming success of last year's Northern Craft Beer Festival has spawned a weekly pop-up bar...

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New Zealand Craft Beer Symposium 2015

New Zealand beers are so good, they don't get a day, they get a symposium...

Jobs

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Beer jobs: Executive Sous Chef — Fremantle

They make one of Australia's hottest beers. Now little Creatures Great Hall in Fremantle...

Dining HAll logo

Beer jobs: Chef De Partie — Little Creatures Dining Hall, Fitzroy

Little Creatures is looking for a talented Chef De Partie for their Fitroy Dining...

Beer jobs: Bridge Road Brewers needs a boss

Beer jobs: Bridge Road Brewers needs a boss

Do you want to be the boss of Ben Kraus? A unique opportunity exists...

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Beer jobs: NSW Sales — Feral Brewing Co

Feral Brewing Company is looking for two sales focused beer lovers in New South...


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