Category Archives: News

All the latest from Holgate Brewhouse and Taproom & Visitor Centre, including what’s on in the pub, new beers, events, festivals, live music, specials and more.

Bavarian Beer Pack

  Enjoy the best of German beer, Holgate-style, and celebrate Oktoberfest at home! We have 3 classic styles in our Bavarian Beer Pack: Dunkel Lager The original Munich style beer! This stunning copper lager has a history steeped in tradition and tastes of pretzels and breadcrust. ABV: 5.1% Hefe Weiss This cloudy Bavarian wheat delivers…

September News

  Here Comes The Sun We’re back, team! While it will still be a little bit before we get to see Melbourne faces (we can’t wait, by the way), we’re excited to be open again for regional Vic visitors. Book now for lunch, dinner, drinks and accommodationCall (03) 5427 2510 We have LOTS of other…

Hopinator is BACK!

  Reloaded and re-released, this old school IPA brings a massive hop arsenal to create citrus, pine and spice on a chewy malt backbone. Hasta la vista, baby. When it was first released in 2008, our American DIPA Hopinator was something out of the ordinary, being a rich, malty and bitter beast. In the intervening…

Victorian Stockists

  We want to do our part in supporting our Victorian stockists in these challenging times. Below is a list of ALL our VIC stockists (bars and bottleshops). Scroll through and look for your suburb or ‘CTRL / Apple F’ to search. We recommend getting in touch with them before you head down to see…

2020 Empress is here!

  Yass kween! Her Majesty is back! This year in 500mL cans, our Imperial Mocha Porter is tasting better than ever with notes of premium cold brewed coffee, Dutch cocoa and vanilla. Available for a limited time, we recommend taking Her Majesty home to keep you warm by the fire on those long winter nights….

June Newsletter

Winter in Woodend There’s something magic about winter in Woodend; the smell of woodsmoke in the air, the rose-coloured sunset which turns the mountain pink in the late afternoon… It’s the perfect time of year to wrap on a scarf and come visit us. We are open We’ve loved seeing you all again over the…

Reopening!

We’re excited to be reopening today! Our pub, dining and accommodation will be reopened from today – Mon 1 June. We will, of course, be following all the social distancing / max capacity rules and regulations. But as we have a number of dining rooms, we are able to offer lunch and dinner to up…