We are very lucky to have some of Australia’s best craft brewers on board.
What do they all have in common?
They are all based in the beautiful South West region of Western Australia of course!
Situated in the heart of the Margaret River wine region is a favourite of both visitors and locals alike. The Bootleg Brewery is set aside a picturesque lake where they handcraft a multi-award winning range of ales and lagers which suit every palate.
Since 1994, Bootleg has been well-known for their delicious lunches, live bands and a large children’s playground. With viewing windows into the brewing and bottling area as well as a brewing museum, the brewery truly is an oasis of beer in a desert of wine.
Water + Yeast + Malt + Hops + Brewer = Boston Brewery.
Located in the beautiful surrounds of Denmark, Boston Brewery believe that “everyone has a beer drinker inside them, some people just don’t know it yet!” They are dedicated to the craft, and the joys of a brew well made.
Brew 42 is committed to producing fine handcrafted beer. Their focus is on traditional Irish & English style ales.
All of their beers are made from the highest quality malts, hops and yeast using the full, mash-in process. No malt extracts, chemicals, preservatives or artificial flavourings are used in any of the brewing processes. Their beers aren’t filtered, they are simply made with patience, allowing time for the beer to settle-out prior to kegging or bottling.
Bush Shack Brewery
Beginning its life as the Wicked Ale Brewery in the late 1990’s, the Bush Shack Brewery is a small, family run business. With a hands-on approach to creating very unique beers they aim to be a “must-do” with visitors and locals alike.
Bush Shack specialises in all natural, unfiltered brews as well as producing flavoured wine-based drinks. The location is relaxed and rustic, providing a casual “pub-in-the-paddock” atmosphere. It is a place where couples, families and groups can gather to enjoy the rural location.
Cape Bouvard Brewery
Located just off the Old Coast Road in Lake Clifton, Cape Bouvard Brewery pride themselves on their small batches of hand crafted, 100% preservative free beers.
Their range includes a Blonde Ale, Pale Ale, Vienna Lager, Dark Ale, Wheat and Celebration Ale.
Born and brewed in Margaret River, Cheeky Monkey Brewery & Cidery is producing Western Australia’s freshest line up of craft beers and ciders.
But.. it’s not just about the beer here, Cheeky Monkey is blessed with an idyllic location at the end of the famous Caves Road. It’s a location that lets kids play free whilst you relax, kick back and enjoy a long lunch or dinner.
Check out our Cheeky Beer Blog for the latest news and events at Cheeky Monkey Brewey & Cidery
Colonial Brewing Co
Nestled amongst vineyards, quaint farms and bordering the Bramley National Park, Colonial Brewing Co is now a must see destination that is well-known for its friendly service, great food, sublime views and award winning Ale.
Colonial beer represents the triumph of substance over style. The winner of numerous national and international awards, this craft brewery was founded on the belief that beer making is a cornerstone of civilisation.
Each brew is created according to the company’s motto, festina lente – hasten slowly. While the beers are brewed with skill and innovation, it is the care and passion of the brewer that elevates the Colonial brewing process from a science to an artform.
Cowaramup Brewing Company
Cowaramup Brewing Company is a family owned microbrewery situated in the world renowned Margaret River Region in WA’s South West.
The brewery opened in December 2006 and currently has six beers available on tap; Cowaramup Pilsener, Hefewizen, Light Sign Summer Ale, Special & India Pale Ales and Cowaramup Porter.
The venue itself consists of the brewhouse, bar and restaurant with shaded decking and a beautiful beer garden overlooking the surrounding rural area and small dam.
Eagle Bay Brewing Co
Eagle Bay Brewing Co is a family run, boutique operation with a passionate appetite to share their love of brewing, wine making and local produce. Expect a new and vibrant experience for the whole family with an updated menu and playground for the kids in addition to great beer, wine, food, service and atmosphere.
Eagle Bay Brewing Co’s beers are made with fresh rainwater, malted barley, yeast and hops. Nothing else.
No added preservatives or nasty stuff, all their beers are filtered and served straight from the tanks in the brewery to your glass.
Margaret River Ale Company
Margaret River Ale Company (aka MR Ale Co) is a ‘micro-garage’ brewery in Margaret River. It offers unfiltered, unfettered, keg conditioned beer made entirely with love.
Now offering four varieties, each style of ale holds its own identity with local characteristics and brand values including the Rockin’ Pale Ale, Bombora Pilsner, Great White Ale and the Day Tr’IPA India Pale Ale.
Accompanying the brews offered by MR Ale Co will be Settlers Tavern, with a mouth watering menu from their authentic American Yoder Offset Competition Smoker BBQ.
Moody Cow Brewery are a family run business located in the heart of the pitersque Ferguson Valley.
At the Moody Cow Brewery you will find no additives and no preservatives, just a true brew, with 6 mouth watering handcrafted beers on tap; Black Dog Pilsner, Grunta’s Original Ale, Pale Ale, Simply Red Irish Ale, Fergus Dark Ale and Zest, a low alcohol lemon and lime lager.
Old Coast Rd Brewery
Enjoy the fine beers brewed onsite at the Old Coast Road Brewery, with classics including the Pilsner, Wheat, Bitter and Porter.
Old Coast Road brewery use only the best and freshest ingredients and specifically avoid any artificial ingredients and other chemical agents in the making of their beers.
Young Henrys is an eclectic group of passionate brewers and hospitality veterans who have united for the love and the good of beer. They have countless years of experience in brewing, pulling beers and of course, drinking them. Their combined palates are unique and imaginative but always with a nod to old-style techniques and values.
The Young Henrys site is known as the “Beer Farm” and is based in an old dairy in Metricup.
The Young Henrys philosophy is to bring good, fresh and approachable craft beer to the masses but especially to the locals of an area. Their motto is “serve the people”.
Black Kite Beverage Co.
Black Kite Beverage Co. are a boutique, family owned business located in the Margaret River region. They create boozy drinks with the best fruit juices, roots and herbs sourced from local producers.
Black Kite Beverage Co. believe they make some pretty tasty beverages, with a Zenzero (alcoholic ginger beer with ginseng and apple) and Citro Bitter (alcoholic lemon, lime and bitters) on offer.
Custard & Co
This award winning cider maker is set amongst 35 acres of organic orchards just 4 kilometres from the centre of Donnybrook.
Everything here is done by hand- No fancy bottling machines!
There is no added preservatives, sugars, colourings or artificial additives to their drinks, keeping them as natural as possible. Custard & Co cider is made from fresh, local fruit to give you the best tasting cider going around.
Old Coast Rd Brewery have recently launched a cider range!
South Cider’s Pear and Apple ciders come from their local orchards and are made fresh on-site.
3 Oceans Wine Company
In amongst the masses of beer, wine-lovers will be able to find some solace with 3 Ocean’s premium Margaret River wines.