Hot Issues

The Hot Issues



  • 02 Mar 2020

    NHMRC Drinking Guidelines

    Dr Tim Cooper AM MSc MD MBA, Deputy Chair of the Brewers Association of Australia and Managing Director…

    Hot Issues
  • 02 Mar 2020

    NHMRC Proposed Australian Guidelines to Reduce Health Risks from Drinking Alcohol

    Fundamental flaws in the methodology and ultimate findings in the draft Drinking Guidelines are not consistent with the…

    Hot Issues
  • 02 Feb 2020

    Excise Duties on Beer: Australia in International Perspective (Updated February 2020)

    Economist Prof Kym Anderson AC updates his August 2019 research comparing beer tax around the world. The February…

    Hot Issues

About Us

The Brewers Association is the peak body representing leading beer makers and beer lovers across Australia. After all, 9 million Aussie beer drinkers paying $3.6 billion in beer taxes each year cannot be ignored.

Crafting Australia's premier and best loved beers, our members make around 80% of beer sold in the country to be major contributors to the economic and social lifeblood of the nation.

Our Role

Encompassing Australia's premier and iconic beer brands, the Brewers Association of Australia is committed to the responsible promotion of beer as an enjoyable and refreshing lower-alcohol option to other alcohol categories.

News

The Latest News



  • 09 Dec 2020

    Brewers announce Chief Executive Officer

     The Brewers Association of Australia is delighted to announce John Preston as its new Chief Executive Officer. John…

    Latest News
  • 29 Sep 2020

    MAKING A FROTHY AFFORDABLE: THE KEY TO KICKSTARTING AUSTRALIA’S ECONOMY POST-COVID

    MAKING A FROTHY AFFORDABLE: THE KEY TO KICKSTARTING AUSTRALIA’S ECONOMY POST-COVID Australia’s three major brewers – Coopers, Lion…

    Featured Articles
  • 20 Aug 2020

    COVID-19 Update

    Notice: Many upcoming beer festival and related events have been cancelled or postponed until further notice due to COVID-19.…

    Events
  • 20 Aug 2020

    Time for a cold one as Heffernan bids farewell to Brewers

    AFTER more than three-and-a-half years as CEO of the Brewers Association of Australia, Brett Heffernan is moving on…

    Latest News
  • 07 Aug 2020

    Raising a glass in the age of Coronavirus

    International Beer Day 2020 IT’S a year like no other. After drought, bushfires and now in the grip…

    Letters to the editor
  • 23 Jul 2020

    Dear beer

    POLITICAL leaders love getting their photo taken having a beer. It connects them with regular people. But are…

    Featured Articles

Members

OUR MEMBERS



    Carlton & United Breweries

    Lion

    Coopers