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A Visitors Guide To Tasmanian Craft Brewers

July 16, 2018

Living on an island has its benefits…if there is ever a zombie apocalypse on the mainland, we should be pretty safe. But that bit stretch of water that keeps us safe from brain eating zombies is also one of the main reasons we miss out on so much down here…great beers, concert tours and of […]


Great Australian Beer SpecTAPular: Melbourne 2016

May 27, 2016

Got 60 Seconds? Well, Lemme Tell You About GABS… Okay, it’s not a beer review, and it’s not 60 seconds, but I think you will like it! Below is my video montage from my night at the beer festival…enjoy!   Cheers to Great Beers!    


Follow Up On My Craft-Jacked Family Holiday In Vietnam

April 25, 2016

Craft Beer & A Family Holiday In Vietnam Note: this article story is a follow up to a previous story, 6 Ways I Want To “Craft-Jack” My Family Holiday In V ietnam. Back in Australia, fresh from a few weeks in Vietnam! If you have not been to Vietnam, I can highly recommend a trip […]


6 Ways I Want To”Craft-Jack” My Family Holiday To Vietnam

March 21, 2016

Craft Beer & A Family Holiday In Vietnam EDIT: Before we start with this weeks story…if you haven’t seen the first of my 60 Second Beer Reviews, check it out here. Sounds like people are liking them, so I will keep going with it! Back to this weeks story! So it’s now about 3 weeks out […]


Craft Beer At Local Markets – Times Have Changed

January 18, 2016

So I was at this small Twilight Market in Hobart last week and had a fantastic time there with the wife and kids. There were plenty of people around, it was warm and sunny until about 8pm (one of the benefits of living where I do, long twilight hours), and there was something for everyone. […]


Beer Holidays – California Dreamin’

November 16, 2015

It’s probably the dodgy weather we have been having in the lead up to what is supposed to be Summer around the corner, but I am definitely hanging out for some time in the sun…and maybe a few beers in that sun!! My wife and I are massive fans of travelling, and in our 15+ […]


Beer On Planes

November 2, 2015

What is that quote from Samuel L. Jackson? Was it something like: “I HAVE HAD IT WITH THESE MOTHERF##KING BEERS ON THIS MOTHERF##KING PLANE!” I’m sitting here in economy with the family, waiting for the plane to begin take-off and thinking that I would kill for a beer right now…then I look at the menu. […]


Beer Review – Moa Session Pale Ale

October 28, 2015

Before I get into this week’s beer review, I have to disclose the fact that I bloody love NZ craft breweries, so I might be a little biased. The New Zealand craft beer scene is so vibrant, some say it is running a little ahead of the Australian scene, but who cares who is in […]


Beer On The Big Island

August 5, 2015

One thing I love about travelling overseas is the exposure you get to new cultures, new places and new beers! In June 2012, we packed the family up for a Winter escape to Hawaii and while we were there I was lucky enough to spend a few hours sharing beers and stories with the boys […]