Pilot Brewery Ordered!

Pilot Brewery Ordered!

Today is a great day. Today is the day I ordered and paid a deposit on our first piece of brewing kit. A stainless steel chariot containing a 100L kettle, 2 x 100L fermenters and a 300L glycol cooling unit. Here’s a photo of a similar kit the manufacturers had just...
Yellingbo Hop Farm

Yellingbo Hop Farm

If we’re going to grow hops, we’d better learn how to do it. What better place to learn than through a real-life hop farmer! So on our recent trip to Victoria we added a visit to the rural town of Yellingbo, east of Melbourne, to meet one of the most passionate and...
Wayward Brewery

Wayward Brewery

Wayward Brewery is one of the fastest up-and-coming breweries in Sydney. I understand why within my first 5 minutes of walking into the venue. The bar is rad and the beer delicious. I start with their flagship brew, the Charmer India Red Ale, so good I actually said...
Red Hill Brewery

Red Hill Brewery

The Hops Interestingly they were forced into growing fresh hops by the local council after a four year battle for DA approval. Apparently, it was something to do with the need for a rural component to the business to receive council consent. We visited in the middle...

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