From Geelong to Bendigo, Mornington to Queenscliff, good beer is found all throughout Victoria! Jump on a train or make it a day trip and you can explore breweries and beer venues in all four corners of the state. Venues like the Cambrian Hotel and the Tippler & Co have been a part of GBW numerous times, while breweries like Blackman's and Red Hill are regional highlights. Get out of the city and discover more of Victoria!
CAR PARK HANDBALL COMP
BrewiColo Brewing Co
Do you remember how much fun you had playing handball at school with your mates?! Well you no longer need to reminisce - Come join the fun as BrewiColo Brewing Co holds its 1st car park handball comp! It’s bound to be a day full of good times and great beers!
Blackman's Brewery, Torquay
Fresh is best! Drink beer straight from the tanks at Blackman's and hang out with the brewing team. There'll be local musical legends playing tunes, paella and games. It's an epic private beer garden party with the brewers. Let the good times roll.
Cambrian Good Beer Festival V4.0
Cambrian Hotel Bendigo
We're back for our fourth Good Beer Week and this one's set to be an absolute cracker! Featuring the best in Victorian breweries, special guests, food too awesome to believe and our favourite live musicians and DJs this side of Mount Macedon.
There and Back Again, A Healesville Brewing Tale
Watts River Brewing
This year we are ‘Getting the Band Back Together’. All the original White Rabbit and Watts River Brewers are getting together to brew a one-off collab for our joint GBW event in Healesville.
Westside Beer Markets
Little Creatures Brewery
For the second year, Little Creatures is bringing together the local beer lovers and creators from the West, from Greater Geelong, The Bellarine, The Surf Coast, Great Ocean Road and beyond with pop-up beer stalls full of delicious ales and lagers.
Cans and Bikes
Detour Beer Co. Taphouse
Detour Beer Co. is about the Great Yarra Valley outdoors and what better way than to have the unique opportunity to ride your bike around vineyards and orchards and finishing with ice cold cans of Detour Beer and BBQ lunch.
Ultimate Beer and Golf Day
Eastern Golf Course/Hargreaves Hill
Fancy yourself a golfer? Don't mind a beer either? Then come out to the Yarra Valley as Hargreaves Hill and Bentspoke co-host Australia's best craft breweries for an 18 hole Ambrose tournament.
Blackman's meets the Bellarine Distillery
The Good Beer Bar, by Blackman's
When brewing meets distilling... we're teaming up with local legends at the Bellarine Distillery to bring you a night of gin and beer matching, in the form of three rounds of Gin Boiler Makers. Come and chat to the makers and learn about these crafts.
Dinner Down the Rabbit Hole
White Rabbit Brewery
Journey down the Rabbit hole for our annual GBW Dinner at the Geelong Barrel Hall. Join us for a scrumptious dinner paired with a selection of White Rabbit barrel aged delights and our 2019 collaboration beer with Watts River brewing of Healesville.
Meat the Pitmaster, Brewer and Farmer
Red Gum BBQ
Join Martin Goffin of Red Gum BBQ, Head Brewer from Dainton Brewery and low and slow meat expert Adam North for insights and tastes into the perfect pairing of ethical, quality meat and craft beer.
Paddles for beers and dogs! Match the beer to the gourmet mini dogs cooked up by the boys from Smokestack Lightning Texas Barbecue! Our four taps will be flowing with delicious beer from Moon Dog for a brew tap takeover and DJ's spinning tunes till late.
Mornington's Stout Stash
Mornington Peninsula Brewery
We've scoured the cellar, found the secret brewer's stash and want to share it with you. Enjoy an intimate night of Imperial Stout appreciation with tastings of four vintages of Mornington Imperial Stout AND Old Pumping Station, plus plenty more.
Beer and BBQ at the beach
Bells Beach Brewing
Come and visit our awesome new brewery on the Surf Coast for a cracking afternoon of our freshest brews, the best slow cooked American BBQ around, live music and some surf related fun.
Brewer's Breakfast and Brew Day
The Mallow Hotel
The Mallow and House of Malt present a brew day with Peter Aldred from the Federation University Brewing Program. We'll start with a breakfast then take part in a brew day. Ideal for homebrewers and those wanting to learn.
Cask Off 2019
Six breweries, 12 casks, Holgate’s 20th birthday – what more reason to round out your Good Beer Week than a trip to the country?
Hop, Skip and Quack in the Brewery
Tooborac Hotel & Brewery
Join us in the brewery for a four course game-inspired menu matched with some of our very own handcrafted beers, including one specially brewed for the event.
Crochet Crafternoon with Crumbz at Watts River, Healesville
Watts River Brewing
Enjoy independent craft beer and learn crochet in Healesville! Take a guided class suitable for beginners in crochet. Included in the ticket price is a pint of Watts River, all yarn and equipment and a class by one of the skilled Crumbz team.
Brewday at the 'Gate
Be a part of Australian beer history as we brew a one off beer for our 20th birthday. Join us on April 6th for a day on the tools at the Holgate Brewhouse, then it’s back to the ‘Gate in the evening of May 14th to tap up the first keg!
Jetty Road Brewery - Open Brew Day
Jetty Road Brewery
Get your hands dirty helping our head brewer, Blake, brew a beer. The venue is open for food and drinks along with special guests from around the Peninsula.