26-28 June 2018
Australian Technology Park

Sydney, NSW


BrewCon, the 6th annual Australian Brewers Conference and Trade Expo is being held in Sydney on the Tuesday 26th June through Thursday 28th June 2018 at the Australian Technology Park.

Presented by the Independent Brewers Association, the conference exists to build excellence and best-practice in the Australian beer industry. The conference is the Australian brewing industry’s keystone event and is growing to be to be an education and trade event of international significance.

The three days of the conference is jam-packed with business, technical brewing and supply chain seminars, international speakers, brewery tours, workshops and the largest brewing trade expo seen in Australia.

The Trade Expo is the premier trade show for brewers in Australia and connects suppliers, innovators and leaders of the national and international brewing community. The trade show provides a platform for the latest and best products and services on the market and enables the growing brewing industry in Australia to build strong networks and develop profitable businesses.

2018 Highlights

Keynote speaker

Brewery tours

Recent News


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Mismatch Brewing Co’s Lager is the 2018 Indies champion beer. The award was announced tonight (Thursday 28 June) at the inaugural Indies, the Independent Brewers Association’s presentation, at Sydney’s Paddington…

The Indies – open for entries

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THE INDIES - Championing Independent Brewing MEDIA RELEASE 6 April 2018 For Immediate Release Today, the Independent Brewers Association (IBA) opens for entries a revamped awards competition. The Independent Beer…

Volunteer Opportunities

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Independent Beer Awards (Indies) and BrewCon 2018 The Independent Brewers Association (IBA) are seeking passionate, dedicated and enthusiastic beer lovers to join our family of awesome, hard-working volunteer crew at…

Raise a glass to Cherrywood Smoked Baltic Porter

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The Dainton Family Brewery’s Cherrywood Smoked Baltic Porter was named Champion Australian Craft Beer at tonight’s awards at the Adelaide Oval. The Cherrywood Smoked Baltic Porter won its category of…

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