Breweries, Distilleries, and craft beer venues we partner with.

With the growing number of craft microbreweries and nano distilleries in Queensland’s Southeast, it can be difficult to keep up with all the openings and closures! There may be many that you haven’t heard of, and it’s possible that there’s one near you that you’ve never visited! To give you a snapshot of who we partner with (which is the vast majority of Brisbane breweries and Gold Coast breweries and distilleries), we have listed here most of the Gold Coast, Brisbane, and suburban venues that we visit.

These breweries and distilleries use natural ingredients blended perfectly to create refreshing, delicious beverages to suit all preferences. Whether you call it craft beer, boutique beer, independent beer, or good beer, we celebrate the variety of styles, colours and flavours produced at these breweries. Beer connoisseurs and novices alike will be sure to find something they enjoy, and even non-beer drinkers have the chance to sample ciders and lighter ales. And the distilleries? With a range of gins, vodkas, rums and whisk(e)y on offer, they’re sure to make a convert out of you yet – even if you think you won’t like what’s at hand.

Click on any of the logos below to read more about your favourite Queensland brewery or distillery, or discover a new craft beer producer just around the corner from where you might be. Also, if you are curious to know who owns some of the larger well-known “craft breweries” around Australia, you can have a look at our updated ownership chart.

If you aren’t sure where some of these venues sit in the wider scope of things, have a look at our Brisbane Ale Trail Map
and our Gold Coast Ale Trail Map to get an idea of what’s situated in the same area.

Aether Logo


Archer Brewing

Ballistic Beer Co logo

Bavay Distillery Logo

Black Hops Brewery The Least Covert Operation in Brewing Gold Coast craft beer black logo

BOBs Surfers Paradise Logo

Brew Baron Beer Co logo

Capricorn Distillery Logo

Currumbin Valley Brewing logo square

eleven bridges logo

Fick Brewing Co logo

future magic brewing co logo

Green Beacon Logo

Happy Valley Brewing Co logo


Hiker Brewing Co - Logo

Hoppers Brewing Co logo

hound and stag logo

Lucha Brewing Co. Logo

madocke logo belgian born

Nosferatu Distillery logo for promo

panezski distillery gold coast

revel brewing co logo

sea legs brewing

Slipstream Brewing Co Logo

stone and wood logo

the lucky squire


white oat distillery

working title brew co logo