Where to find craft beer in Camberwell
Article posted: May 16, 2017
If there’s one thing Australians love more than a beer, it’s a speciality or home-grown beer.
In just a few years, Australia has become a world leader in the production of craft beers, with small, boutique brewers delighting beer connoisseurs with an assortment of hand-made, flavour-focussed beers.
Beer aficionados know Camberwell shopping precinct as the place to enjoy a wide range of craft brews.
So, get out your map and plan your attack – here are the best places to enjoy and find beer in Camberwell.
East of Everything
East of Everything has a wide selection of craft beer on tap, including Red Hill, Wolf of the Willows, Moo Brew and Hargreaves Hill – and soul food to complement the selection.
This historic hotel has a proud tradition of supplying guests with a wide range of popular and boutique beers, with 13 beers on tap.
Craft beers include White Rabbit, Wild Yak and Fat Yak Ale. What’s with all the yaks? Perhaps something to discuss as you sample the beers at Palace Hotel!
Stop in at Dan Murphy’s in Camberwell and pick up a selection of craft beers to enjoy at home, including Gage Roads Atomic Pale Ale, Pirate Life, and Feral Hop Hog Pale Ale.
Be adventurous! Grab a name you’ve never heard of, that bottle with a witty label or something made locally.
Sunshine Creek Fine Wines
Normally known for its wines, Sunshine Creek Fine Wines in Camberwell also offers a smaller selection of boutique beers, but only the finest, including Moon Dog, Two Birds, and Moo Brew.
The Meat and Wine Co
The Meat & Wine Co is a landmark at Camberwell Junction and is known for its extensive range of local and imported craft beers.
Make sure you try the Kosciuszko Pale Ale, created by a small company right at the foothills of the Snowy Mountains, or go international with a Windhoek Lager from Namibia or Castle Lager from South Africa.
Tucked away in a venue near Camberwell Station is CoffeeHead, one of Camberwell’s hidden gems.
Grab a table in the outdoor garden or head inside the quirky cafe to enjoy a selection of well-love craft beer brands including Moon Dog, Mountain Goat Steam Ale and O’Brien Pale Ale.
Now that you’re a craft beer expert, show off your knowledge to your friends.
Keep your fridge stocked with a variety, such as Steamrail Pale Ale, 150 Lashes, and Lorry Boys Golden Ale, available from your local Liquorland in Camberwell.