VIC breweries

GABS hottest 100 craft beers 2023
Each year, GABS ranks the hottest 100 craft beers, including their five favourite craft beers of the year.

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Melbourne

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Bodriggy Brewing Co
Open 7 days
245 Johnston StAbbotsford, Melbourne03 9417 2293
Moon Dog Brewing Co
Open Tue-Sun
17 Duke StreetAbbotsford, Melbourne(03) 9428 2307
La Sirene Brewing2 Wingrove StreetAlphington, Melbourne0422 517 210
Hard Road Brewing
Open Thu-Sun
31 Holloway DriveBayswater
Killer Sprocket Brewery
Open Fri-Sat
375 Bayswater RoadBayswater North0434 154 557
True South298 Beach RdBlack Rock, Melbourne(03) 9589 3194
Boatrocker Brewery
Open Thu-Sun
34 Macbeth StreetBraeside(03) 9580 4339
Gales Brewery
Open Fri-Sun
28 Gale StreetBrunswick East
Alchemy Brewing Co
Open 7 days
396 Lygon StreetBrunswick East
John St. Brewing CoJohn StreetBrunswick East0435 919 502
Kettle Green Brewing CoBrunswick East
Temple Brewery
Open Wed-Sun
122 Weston StreetBrunswick East03 9380 8999
CoConspirators Brewing
Open Wed-Sun
377 Victoria StreetBrunswick03 9193 9765
Inner North Brewing Co
Open Wed-Sun
10 Russell StreetBrunswick0490 902 818
The Foreigner Brewing Co
Open Fri-Sun
102 Henkel StreetBrunswick1300 554 606
Thunder Road Brewing Co
130 Barkly StreetBrunswick03 9385 5325
True Love Brewing377 Victoria StreetBrunswick0423 255 028
Dainton Brewery560 Frankston Dandenong RoadCarrum Downs(03) 9775 0334
Bad Shepherd Brewing
Open Wed-Sun
386 Reserve RoadCheltenham(03) 8555 3175
Wolf of the Willows
Open Fri-Sun
386 Reserve Road
Taproom – 39 De Havilland Road, Mordialloc 
Cheltenham03 9587 2480
Two Rupees Brewing
Open Thu-Sun
69 Renver RoadClayton South03 9548 7396
Clifton Hill Brewpub
Open 7 days
89 Queens ParadeClifton Hill03 9489 8705
Local brewing co3 Hilton StClifton Hill
Coburg Brewing Co231 Sydney RoadCoburg
Coldstream Brewery
Open Fri-Mon
694 Maroondah Highway
Orchard Bar – 10 St Huberts Rd
Coldstream03 9739 1794
Detour Beer Co12 St. Huberts RoadColdstream03 9738 9100
Napoleone Orchard Bar
Open Fri-Mon
10 St Huberts RoadColdstream03 9738 9100
Fixation Brewing Co
Open Wed-Sun
414 Smith StreetCollingwood
Molly Rose Brewing
279 Wellington StreetCollingwood
Stomping Ground Brewing Co
Open 7 days
100 Gipps StreetCollingwood03) 9415 1944 
The Craft & Co390 Smith StreetCollingwood03 9417 4755
The Mill Brewery40 Sackville StreetCollingwood0417 324 363
Sow and Piglets Brewery1170 Cooriemungle RdCooriemungle03 5598 6305
Green Gully BrewingCowes, Phillip Island0429 832 304
Ocean Reach Brewing
Open Wed-Sun
47 Thompson AvenueCowes, Phillip Island03 5952 5274
Rusty Water Brewery
Open Tue-Sun
1821 Phillip Island RoadCowes, Phillip Island03 5952 1666
Phillip Island Brewing
Open Tue-Sun
1821 Phillip Island RoadCowes(03) 5952 1666
The Public Brewery
Open Wed-Sun
13 Lacey StreetCroydon(03) 9725 5864
BoJaK Brewing
5 Bennet StreetDandenong0421 050 283
Brick Lane Brewing Co
Open Thu-Fri
41 Imagine WayDandenong03 9525 0938
Kaiju! Beer10 Superior DriveDandenong South03 9706 5924
Exit Brewing10 Superior DriveDandenong South03 9131 6291
Golden Hills Brewery
Open 7 days
25 Station StreetDiamond Creek, Melbourne
Urban Alley Brewery
Open 7 days
12 Star CircusDocklands, Melbourne03 8080 9800
Brownstone Micro Brewery
Open Mon-Sat
17 Doveton Ave (Cnr Doveton Ave & Princes Hwy)Doveton(03) 9771 6000
Cavalier Brewing
Open Wed-Sat
2 Derrimut Drive Derrimut
Cryer Malt 20 Calarco DriveDerrimut 1800 119 622
LittleBrew12 Edina Rd Ferntree Gully0411 319 323
Edge Brewing642 Smith StFitzroy North
Noble Boy BeerFitzroy
Hop Nation Brewing Co
Open Thu-Sun
107 Whitehall StreetFootscray0404 692 194
The Cheeky Pint (Barkly Hotel)231 Barkly StreetFootscray03 9279 6488
Frankston Brewhouse
Open Thu-Sun
10 New StFrankston03 9001 0010
Deeds Brewing4 Paran PlaceGlen Iris1300 673 362
Hawthorn Brewing CoHawthorn0412 727 001
Matilda Bay Brewery336 Maroondah HighwayHealesville03 5957 3200
Watts River Brewing7 Hunter RoadHealesville03 5962 1409
The Brew Barn2 Shaft CourtHoppers Crossing(03) 9974 1884
KAIJU! Cantina
Open Wed-Sun
27 Hume StHuntingdale(03) 9706 5924
Fury & Son Brewing Co46 Concorde DriveKeilor Park03 9331 6818
The Beer Factory
Open Tue-Sun
18 Translink DriveKeilor Park(03) 9336 7077
Bonehead Brewing
Open Fri-Sun
86 Parsons StreetKensington0490 334 892
Sombremesa beer86 Parsons StreetKensington
Henry Street Brewhouse
Open Fri-Sun
38 Barrett StKensington0434 702 040
115 Grill & Brewhouse
Open Mon-Sun
115 Cotham RoadKew03 8862 0200
Upflow BrewingCotham RoadKew
Urban AlleyKnox
Asahi Beverages50 Swann DriveLaverton 
Hop Hen Brewing
Open Wed-Sun
64-86 Beresford RoadLilydale03 9739 7980
Avnge breweryMelbourne
A Local BeerMelbourne0432 809 040
Big Drop BrewingMelbourne
Brewmanity Beer CoMelbourne03 9525 6143
Club Brewing Co707 Collins StreetMelbourne0459 847 184
Exit Brewing10 Superior DriveMelbourne
Frexi BrewingMelbourne0423 516 919
Hopscotch Urban Beer Bar
Open 7 days
4 Riverside QuayMelbourne Southbank(03) 9810 0099
Crafty Squire
Open 7 days
127 Russell StreetMelbourne03 9810 0064
Kettle Green Brewing CoMelbourne
Firehouse 51 BrewingMelbourne
Topwise BrewingMelbourne
Venom BeerMelbourne
3 Griffins BreweryMelbourne
Stomping Ground Brewery
Terminal 3 Pier EMelbourne Airport03 9335 2877
Three Greens Brewing CoMoonee Ponds, Melbourne
Grape & Grain Liqour Cellars14-16 Station RoadMoorabbin, Melbourne03 9553 1003
Two Brothers Brewery
Open Thu-Sun
4 Joyner StreetMoorabbin, Melbourne0451 743 978
Stomping Ground
Open 7 days
Morris Moor, 9 Cochranes RdMoorabbin
Braeside Brewing
Open Thu-Sun
43 Governor RoadMordialloc0402 282 908
Wolf of the Willows
39 De Havilland RoadMordialloc, Melbourne0409 253 537
Mornington Peninsula Brewery72 Watt RoadMornington, Melbourne03 5976 3663
Tar Barrel Brewery
Open Wed-Sun
72 Watt RdMornington(03) 5975 9643
Beagle Brewing Co30 The QuaysNarre Warren South, Melbourne0411 589 122
Edge Brewing Project16 OShanassy StreetNorth Melbourne0432 829 921
Strumans Organic Beer Co11 Beach StreetPort Melbourne03 9036 9018
CBCo Brewing Co
Open Thu-Sun
89 Bertie StreetPort Melbourne03 8644 4044
Moon Dog Brewing Co
Open 7 days
32 Chifley DrivePreston
Tallboy and Moose
Open Wed-Sun
270 Raglan StreetPreston(03) 9484 7803
Queenscliff Brewery
Open 7 days
2 Gellibrand StQueenscliff (03) 5258 1717
Red Hill Brewery
Open Thu-Sun
88 Shoreham RoadRed Hill(03) 5989 2959
Hawkers Beer167 Henty StreetReservoir03 9462 0650
Future Mountain Brewing
Open Thu-Sun
703-707 Plenty RoadReservoir
Burnley Brewing
Open 7 days
648-650 Bridge RoadRichmond03 9429 3042
Mountain Goat Beer
Open Thu-Sun
80 North StreetRichmond03 9428 1180
Nice Guys Brewery
Open Thu-Sun
306 Victoria StreetRichmond(03) 9428 8793
8 Track Brewery8 Yallourn ParadeRingwood
Project Brewing Co
Open Thu-Sun
12 Laser Drive Rowville0421 581 525
Beach Hut Brewery
Open Thu-Sun
4 Rocco DriveScoresby(03) 9018 4288
Biersal Brewery27 Hartnett DriveSeaford0412 313 513
Banks Brewing Co12 Hi-Tech PlaceSeaford03 9786 9905
Smart Brothers Brewing
Open Thu-Sun
1071 Frankston – Flinders RoadSomerville0491 763 765
Westside Ale Works
Open Thu-Sun
36 Alfred StreetSouth Melbourne(03) 9694 2124
Two Birds Brewing
Open Thu-Sun
136 Hall StreetSpotswood03 9762 0000
East Ninth Brewing Co14-16 Punt RoadSt Kilda03 9510 7760
Surabaya Johnny’s47 Blessington StreetSt Kilda0412 798 353
Old Wives AlesThornbery
3 Ravens
Open Thu-Sun
1 Theobald StreetThornbury03 9495 1026
Carwyn Cellars877 High StThornbury03 9484 1820
Cobalt BrewingThornbury0408 563 846
RedDot Brewhouse70 Foundation RdTruganina0409 885 500
Black Arts Brewers
Open every 2nd Saturday
63 Macaulay StreetWilliamstown North0439 613 331
Venom Beer18 High StreetYea Melbourne0447 280 555

Geelong / Torquay

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Little Creatures Brewing
221 Swanston StGeelong03 5202 4009
White Rabbit Beer221 Swanston StGeelong(03) 5202 4050
Cockies Brewing Co 112 Balliang StreetSouth Geelong0417 375 861
Farm Dog Brewing225 Swan Bay RoadGeelong Wallington
Valhalla Brewing
Open Tue-Sun
12-14 Union StreetGeelong 0412 997 329
Bells Beach Brewing Co
Bar Open Thu-Sun
22 Baines CrescentTorquay0427 305 912
Blackmans Brewery
Open Wed-Sun
26 Bell StreetTorquay03 5261 5310
Souwest Brewery
Open Wed-Sun
27 Baines CresTorquay1800 768 937

Victoria country

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Salt Brewing (Aireys pub)45 Great Ocean RoadAireys Inlet03 5289 6804
On point brewery9 Downey StreetAlexandra
Red Duck Micro Brewery11 Michaels DriveAlfredton03 5332 0723 
Brew Works36 Aberdeen RoadAltona03 9398 8004
Hop Back Brewery
17 Mitchell StreetAvenel(03) 5796 2418
Aunty jacks
317 Mair StreetBallarat(03) 5300 1407
Prickly Moses Brewing
Open Fri-Sun
10 Hoveys RoadBarongarook (03) 4245 1124
Billsons Brewery
Open 7 days
29 Last StreetBeechworth03 5728 1304
Bridge Road Brewers
Open 7 days
50 Ford StreetBeechworth03 5728 2703
Brookes Beer10 McDowalls RoadBendigo
Blind Bight Brewery11 Kestral CloseBlind Bight0422 244 446
Buffalo Brewery1570 Boorhaman RoadBoorhaman03 5726 9215
Bright Brewery
Open 7 days
121 Great Alpine RoadBright03 5755 1301
Bullant Brewery
Open Wed-Sun
46 Main StreetBruthen03 5157 5307
Escape Brewing12 Suffolk StCapel Sound
Shedshaker Brewing
Open Wed -Sun
9 Walker StCastlemaine0487 860 060
Love Shack Brewing Co26 Hargraves StCastlemaine 0403 886 419
The Bunyip Brewery & Distillery25 Scott StreetCavendish03 5574 2205
Cornella Brewery
Open 7 days
507 Hamblin RoadCornella03 5433 6338
Bank House BreweryDean0407 687 291
Daylesford Brewing Co
Open 7 days
31 Duke StreetDaylesford0431 748 927
Hickinbotham Brewery194 Nepean HighwayDromana03 5981 0355
Jetty Road Brewery
Open Wed-Sun
12-14 Brasser AvenueDromana03 5987 2754
Two Bays Brewing Co
Open Sat-Sun
2 Trewhitt CourtDromana03 5910 0880
Bandicoot Brewing
Open Thu-Sat
100 Northern HighwayEchuca0481 333 309
Beer Republic Brewing
Open 7 days
250 Cooper StreetEpping1300 817 773
St Andrews Beach Brewery
Open 7 days
160 Sandy RoadFingal03 5988 6854
Forrest Brewing Co
Open Fri-Mon
26 Grant StreetForrest03 5236 6170
Deeds Brewing Co
Open Wed-Sun
4 Paran PlaceGlen Iris1300 673 362
Paper Scissors Rock Brew Co119 Grampians RoadHalls Gap03 5311 3709
Harcourt Valley Brewery3339 Harmony WayHarcourt03 5474 2223
Buckleys Brewery30 Hunter RoadHealesville0408 354 909
Matilda Bay Brewing
Open 7 days
336 Maroondah HwyHealesville03 5957 3200
Watts River Brewing
Open Thu-Mon
7 Hunter RoadHealesville(03) 5962 1409
Palling Bros Brewery
Open Fri-Sun
168 High StreetHeathcote0427 848 073
Hepburn Springs Brewing12 Forest AvenueHepburn Springs0458 151 061
Mount Hotham Brewery1 Great Alpine RoadHotham Heights03 5759 3618
Dollar Bill Brewing166 Millers RoadInvermay0409 702 632
Jamieson Brewery
Open Wed-Sun
5953 Eildon-Jamieson RdJamieson(03) 5777 0678
Dainton TaphouseKilsyth03 9725 5864
King River Brewing
Open Fri-Sun
4515 Wangaratta-Whitfield RdKing Valley03 5729 3604
Beagle Brewing1493 Korumburra Wonthaggi RoadKongwak
Noodledorf Brewing Co
128 Commercial RoadKoroit03 5545 3178
Burra Brewing Co
Open Fri-Sun
12 Commercial StreetKorumburra03 5658 1446
Red Bluff Brewers
Open Fri-Sat
11 Old Bunga RoadLakes Entrance0407 754 192
Howler Brewing Co
Open Thu-Sun
47 Westernport RoadLang Lang0447 478 585
Hop Hen Brewing64 Beresford RoadLilydale03 9739 7980
Hargreaves Hill64-86 Beresford RdLilydale 
Loch Brewery & Distillery
Open Fri-Sun
44 Victoria RoadLoch0414 590 474
Social Bandit Brewing Co223 Mt Buller RoadMansfield03 5775 3281
The Mansfield Brewing CoMansfield
Broo brewery (CLOSED)20 Langtree AvenueMildura03 5984 2222
Mildura Brewery
Open 7 days
20 Langtree AvenueMildura03 5021 5399
Grand Ridge Brewery
Open Wed-Sun
1 Baromi RoadMirboo North03 5668 2222
Mitta Mitta Brewing Co
Open Fri-Sun
1639 Mitta North RoadMitta Mitta0499 600 914
Odyssey Craft Brewing Co611 Surfcoast HighwayMount Duneed
Mt Hotham Brewery1 Great Alpine RdMount Hotham Heights03 5759 3618
Cubby Haus Brewing
Open Tue-Sun
884 Humffray Street SouthMount Pleasant, Ballarat03 4343 1777
Old Factory Brewing Co15 Mytle StreetMyrtleford03 5752 1435
Nagambie Brewery and Distillery
Open Wed-Sun

295 High Street
Nagambie03 7019 8170
BrewiColo Brewing Co32 Marine ParadeOcean Grove0419 131 029
Sailors Grave Brewing
Open Fri-Sun
7 Forest RoadOrbost0466 331 936
Pomonal Estate Brewery2079 Pomonal RoadPomonal0448 983 248
Sow & Piglets Brewery18 Tregea St Port Campbell(03) 5598 6305
Queenscliffe Brewhouse2 Gellibrand StreetQueenscliffe03 5258 1717
Rainbow Brewery42 Federal StRainbow
Red Hill Brewery
88 Shoreham RoadRed Hill South03 5989 2959
Future Mountain Brewing
703-707 Plenty RoadReservoir
Hawkers Beer
Open 7 days
167 Henty StreetReservoir03 9462 0650
Project Brewing Co12 Laser DriveRowville0421 581 525
Beach Hut Brewery4 Rocco DriveScoresby03 9018 4288
Banks Brewing Co12 Hi-Tech PlaceSeaford0423 653 041
Seville Ridge BrewerySeville
Shepparton Brewery
Open Wed-Sat
15 Edward StreetShepparton03 5821 9776
Wild Life Brewing Co4-6 williams rd Shepparton0431 686 661
Three legged cowShepparton0409 566 222
Smart Brothers Brewing1071 Frankston-Flinders RoadSomerville0491 763 765
SavaraIn BreweryStratford0411 113 935
Strath Creek Brewery1202 King Parrot Creek RoadStrath Creek0457 946 011
Bonfire Station Microbrewery 1 Yellow Creek RdTaggerty 
Crank Handle Brewery211 Kiewa Valley HighwayTawonga South03 5754 4443
Tooborac Hotel and Brewery
Open Wed-Sun
5115 Northern HighwayTooborac03 5433 5201
Little Gippsland Brewing CoTraralgon
Good Land Beer
Open Fri-Sat
12 Standing DriveTraralgon East
Sure brewingWarrandyte
Bandolier Brewing
Open Fri-Sun
132 North RoadWarragul
Flying Horse Brewery
Open 7 days
10691 Princes HighwayWarrnambool03 5562 2254
King River Brewing4515 Wangaratta-Whitfield RoadWhitfield03 5729 3604
Cheeky Peak Brewery67 Wigg StreetWodonga02 6024 5744
Riders Brew Co
Open Thu-Mon
Fulford RoadWonga Park03 9722 1304
Holgate Brewhouse
Open 7 days
79 High StreetWoodend03 5427 2510
Rock and Ranges BrewingWoodend
Two Pot Brewing CoYackandandah
Hargreaves Hill Brewing Co25 Bell StreetYarra Glen03 9730 1905
Byramine Homestead & Brewery
1436 Murray Valley HighwayYarrawonga03 5748 4321