Regional Victoria gets its festival on.

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The new year gets off to a flyer for craft beer lovers in regional Victoria, and for those making the trip out from Melbourne and surrounds. The second incarnation of the Ballarat Beer Festival is first up on the 19th of January followed by the inaugural Great Australian Beer Festival: Geelong on February the 2nd…

AIBA entries are opening soon for 2013

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Entries to the 2013 Australian International Beer Awards (AIBA) will open on Monday, 7 January 2013. Now in its 21st year, the AIBA is presented by the Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria (RASV) and will combine its prestigious heritage with the introduction of changes in 2013. The competition with be presided over by new Chief Judge,…

Newcastle Craft Beer Week

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  Newcastle Craft Beer Week (18 November till 25 November) is almost upon us. Although the the planned opening festival at Fort Scratchley has been postponed this year, there are still plenty of great events organised for the week.

CBIA Chair Brad Rogers named as AIBA Chief Judge

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  The Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria (RASV) in conjunction with the University of Ballarat has announced the appointment of Brad Rogers to the role of Chief Judge for the Australian International Beer Awards (AIBA). Brad’s appointment coincides with the enhancements being made to the Awards and the judging process to better reflect the current…