The news this morning that Stone & Wood was being sold to Lion has left people with mixed feelings, reflected in the IBA response and an editorial from Brews News.
Independent Brewers Association
The IBA is asking for feedback on its new Code of Conduct as the industry grapples with inclusivity issues on the back of the allegations of sexism in the US and Australian brewing industries.
With ongoing lockdowns and restrictions across a number of states, the IBA has announced it will cancel BrewCon 2021.
TAFE NSW is looking for experienced brewery industry professionals to train as teachers, and assessors, helping to share their skills and knowledge with the next generation.
The Independent Brewers Association has opened to entries for its 2021 Independent Beer Awards, dubbed ‘The Indies’, set to be held at this year’s BrewCon event on the Sunshine Coast.
Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has today announced an increase in the beer excise tax rebate from $100,000 to $350,000.
New research from the Independent Brewers Association reports that indie brewers contribute $1.93 billion to the Australian economy as it looks to lobby government.
Queensland craft brewers are clutching to small wins while mourning a lost opportunity as the state’s government passes legislation designed to support their growth.
The IBA is calling for nominations for awards recognising those who give time, experience, and resources to help the entire indie beer industry strengthen and grow, and has also announced the prizes to accompany this year’s major trophies.
Join the Indpendent Brewers Association for a nationwide toast at 7pm (AEST). Raise a glass of your favourite indie beer wherever you are and say “cheers to indie beer.”