Month: February 2014

The “Ahh” Moment – Burleigh Brewing’s Hassle Hop

Let me set the scene for you: It's 6pm. The sun is just beginning to set over Far North Queensland. The Townsville temperature is sitting at 29°C, but in the shade, it's a slight bit cooler. Surrounded by tropical plantation and chirping cockatiels, you sit down and dip your feet in the pool. The water … Continue reading The “Ahh” Moment – Burleigh Brewing’s Hassle Hop

(Unofficial) Craft Beer Rising in Townsville

(Unofficial) Craft Beer Rising in Townsville

Some of you may have noticed a lack of information about "Craft Beer Rising" in my previous postings. I will admit, it's due to a slight twinge of  bitterness and resentment. This doesn't come from anything that the CBR14 crew did or any lack of interest in the events; quite the contrary. It stems from … Continue reading (Unofficial) Craft Beer Rising in Townsville

Lonely Pint: A Brisbane Beer Travel Guide – Cartel

Lonely Pint: A Brisbane Beer Travel Guide – Cartel

While I was on my travels to various places around the world, I thought to myself 'Wouldn't it be great if I had a Lonely Planet style book that would tell me where to go for a good drop?'. There are plenty of websites out there to find that information, but what I wanted was the … Continue reading Lonely Pint: A Brisbane Beer Travel Guide – Cartel

What Happens in Brewsvegas, Stays in Brewsvegas

What Happens in Brewsvegas, Stays in Brewsvegas

I, along with countless others, sat today with bated breath awaiting the release of the Brewsvegas calendar. After some "We're a bit delayed this morning" tweets, the line-up was released and the flood gates of excitement were opened. 71 events spanning 8 days are what's in store for us on the inaugural event, which many … Continue reading What Happens in Brewsvegas, Stays in Brewsvegas

Lonely Pint: A Brisbane Beer Travel Guide – Kerbside

Lonely Pint: A Brisbane Beer Travel Guide – Kerbside

While I was on my travels to various places around the world, I thought to myself 'Wouldn't it be great if I had a Lonely Planet style book that would tell me where to go for a good drop?'. There are plenty of websites out there to find that information, but what I wanted was the … Continue reading Lonely Pint: A Brisbane Beer Travel Guide – Kerbside

Lonely Pint: A Brisbane Beer Travel Guide – The Scratch

Lonely Pint: A Brisbane Beer Travel Guide – The Scratch

While I was on my travels to various places around the world, I thought to myself 'Wouldn't it be great if I had a Lonely Planet style book that would tell me where to go for a good drop?'. There are plenty of websites out there to find that information, but what I wanted was the … Continue reading Lonely Pint: A Brisbane Beer Travel Guide – The Scratch