Mt Macedon dominates the landscape overlooking the Holgate brewery. It’s massive, moody and magnificent – not to mention insanely popular with tourists and locals alike. No wonder they named it after our beer!

The perfect Holgate family holiday? A US Pacific North-West beer tour, of course. Result? Our 2009 odyssey to hop heaven lives on in this tribute to the spiritual home of craft beer.

Your new best friend. A long-standing favourite among beer enthusiasts and our most awarded beer. A classic earthy English bitter you meet in the pub and invite home for a round of snooker and darts.

Some beers just won't take no for an answer. A sultry seducer, this luscious winter warmer infused with Dutch cocoa and whole vanilla beans takes an old story somewhere new and bewitching.

Paul’s dad, Bernie Holgate, was an adventurer at heart. He loved riding his Norton and grabbed life by the horns. Norton Lager pays tribute to Bernie and his freewheeling, risk-taking spirit. Locally grown hops transform this classic Munich Helles lager into the ultimate Australian session beer.

What started with plans for a New Year’s Eve party resulted in the imagining of a new beer not bound by style, but led by innovation. A beer with verve: Zesty citrus hops and a hint of sourness make this the quintessential New World beer perfectly suited to the Australian climate.

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25Apr
May the 4th be with you!      First brewed in 2013 to mark our 1000th brew, Millennium Falcon is made with pale malt and an interstellar hopping rate to produce an “Emperial” IPA that is simply out of this world. For this 2017 release, the hop bill has again been tweaked and ...
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18Apr
FIRST BREWED 2017 Created entirely in the brewery without aging, this funky and sour ale is a mixed culture beer, fermented with Brett and soured with Pediococcus and Lactobacillus.     AboutAfter enjoying the success of our first forays into sour beer (especially the 2016 release ...
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01Jan
Be sure to get in a take part in this year's Hottest 100, and in keeping with the theme of 2016 election year, we thought we’d make it easy for you to Vote Holgate by following the “How to Vote” card!             
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17Jul
Due to powercor shutdown, our hotel, bar and restaurant will be closed Monday 18th July during the day.. due to reopen approximately 4:00pm!
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12May
Our much anticipated beer club, Keepers Guild has launched! Our team, working closely with the brewers, have developed 3 levels of beer pack with heaps of Holgate merch, VIP access to special events and of course, brewery fresh, club-only beers with a strong focus on our small batch and limited ...
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09Apr
For Good Beer Week 2016, Cask Off returns to its birthplace, Holgate Brewhouse. Cask off is all about enabling craft beer fans to get intimate with cask-conditioned ales. All ales will be served on stillage, that is the beer will be severed from casks that have been freshly tapped by the ...
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BREWERY • BAR • RESTAURANT • ACCOMMODATION 

Holgate Brewhouse is located in the beautiful country township of Woodend, Victoria, Australia. We have been brewing beer since 1999 and today, remain a family owned, 100% independent business.

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Get yourself down to Holgate Brewhouse for a beer, meal and a few nights stay in our little country town. 

 

79 High Street Woodend, Victoria, Australia
Telephone 03 5427 2510

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We make it ourselves, microbrewed from authentic, natural ingredients. Uncompromising craft beer, bold and brimming with character.

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Holgate Brewhouse
79 High Street, Woodend
Victoria, Australia

Hotel, Restaurant & Accommodation
613 54272510 hotel@holgatebrewhouse.com

Brewery
613 54273522 beer@holgatebrewhouse.com

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Hours of operation:

12:00 Noon till late 7 days

Lunch and Dinner 7 days with all-day meals Sat., Sun. & public holidays

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