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30 Nov 2021

WA Brewers Association targeting keg theft

The WA Brewers Association (WABA) has released an awareness campaign targeting keg theft and its significant impact on local breweries.  With WA breweries losing between 5 and 20% of their kegs through theft, it can cost the brewing industry around $1million every year in replacement costs and lost sales.  Following a number of significant keg […]

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18 Nov 2021

Drink West Drink Best mixed carton release

As part of the ongoing Drink West Drink Best campaign, where West Australians are being encouraged to think local and support their beer industry, the WA Brewers Association (WABA) has once again released a mixed carton of some of WA’s finest beers. In partnership with Australian Liquor Marketers (ALM), the Drink West Drink Best mixed […]

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29 Jun 2021

Annual General Meeting 2021

The WA Brewers Association are planning their next AGM to close out the 20/21 financial year. All welcome. Please note only Ordinary (Full Brewery) Members or their proxies are allowed to vote on business under the constitution. Date: Thursday 12 August 2021 Time: 4pm for a 4.30pm start Venue: The Stables, Basement Bar, 888 Hay […]

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14 May 2021

WA’s own Beer and Brewing Conference returns to Perth

Following the success of the inaugural Brewers Conference in 2019, and after a year’s hiatus, the conference is back this year to bring West Australians a dedicated day of beer education and networking. Presented by the WA Brewers Association and their trade partners Bintani and Cryer Malt, the WA Beer and Brewing Conference, held on […]

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15 Oct 2020

WA breweries takeover at local craft beer bar

As part of the recent Drink West Drink Best campaign, where West Australians are being encouraged to think local and support their beer industry, the WA Brewers Association and the Dutch Trading Co have joined forces to deliver the Drink West Fest – a weekend celebration of WA breweries and beers. Held at one of […]

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23 Sep 2020

Getting Beer To New Markets: Export Seminar

Date: Tuesday 13 October 2020 Time: 4pm – 6pm Where: Fremantle Chamber of Commerce 16 Philimore Street, Fremantle An introductory seminar to exporting at the Fremantle Chamber of Commerce on behalf of the Western Australian Brewers Association. This informative, hands on and practical session is designed to answer all your queries about getting your beer […]

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04 Sep 2020

Expressions of Interest- Donnybrook commercial lease/business opportunity

Commercial lease/ business opportunity in central Donnybrook in the heart of Donnybrook’s central heritage precinct. The Shire is particularly interested in exploring the opportunity for a licensed beverage and food operation as part of the project. Deadline 20 September 2020 Questions please call  Ben Rose 0400 786 355.

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28 Aug 2020

Pregnancy labelling update.

New requirements for mandatory pregnancy warning labels on packaged alcoholic beverages were gazetted in the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code (the Code) on 31 July 2020. Each pregnancy warning label must comply with the colour requirements. Pregnancy warning mark must be in the following colours:• Signal words – RED• Statement – BLACK• Border – […]

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22 Aug 2020

Perth Royal Beer Awards

Friday 21 September was WA’s night of nights for WA brewers. The brewing community from across the state gathered for the Perth Royal Beer Awards. Despite being a National competition, it was a big night for WA with Blasta Brewing taking out the big win with Champion Beer “Chainbreaker IPA” and Champion Brewery (small/medium). The […]

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14 Aug 2020

Drink West Drink Best Carton

The ‘Drink West Drink Best’ mixed carton features 16 of WA’s finest beer and ciders.   Hitting the shelves at BWS and Dan Murphy’s from 19 August 2020, the carton is the first initiative to mark the Drink West, Drink Best campaign. What’s in the carton?? Blasta Brewing Grimster Pale AleFeral Brewing Co Hop HogBlack Brewing […]

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