Northern Rivers Beerfest at Shaws Bay Hotel: A Celebration of Craft Beer

Craft beer enthusiasts, mark your calendars for the highly anticipated Northern Rivers Beerfest taking place on Saturday, 27th May at the scenic Shaws Bay Hotel in East Ballina, Australia. This six-hour extravaganza promises to be a celebration of flavours, bringing together some of the finest breweries from the region and beyond.

Craft beers offer a world of goodness. With their handcrafted quality, unique flavours, and diverse styles, they provide an immersive drinking experience. Supporting local breweries and embracing craft beers means enjoying superior taste while preserving tradition, creativity, and community within the beer industry. Cheers to the goodness of craft beers!

Northern Rivers Beerfest

The Full Line-Up:

Prepare your taste buds for an incredible lineup of breweries showcasing their exceptional brews. Here are just a few of the breweries participating in this year's Beerfest:

Seven Mile



Earth Brewing



4 Pines

Pirate Life

Black Hops

Mountain Culture

Pickled Pig

Sanctus Brewing

Stone & Wood

With such a diverse selection of breweries, attendees can expect to experience a wide range of beer styles, from traditional ales and lagers to innovative and experimental brews. Whether you're a seasoned beer enthusiast or a casual drinker looking to expand your horizons, there will be something for everyone at Northern Rivers Beerfest.

Token System and Pre-Purchase Options:

To streamline the tasting experience and ensure attendees can sample a variety of beers, the event will utilize a token system. Each token booklet, available for pre-purchase online at a discounted rate of $30 ($35 on the day), contains 12 tokens. These tokens can be exchanged for different beer options:

1 Token: Taster

2 Tokens: Standard Beer

3 Tokens: Premium Beer

By offering various token values, Beerfest encourages attendees to explore established and more exclusive brews, creating a well-rounded and memorable experience for all.

Secure Your Spot and Support Local Breweries:

To secure your spot at Northern Rivers Beerfest, head to the provided link  and pre-purchase your token booklets online. By doing so, you not only guarantee your entry to the event but also support the participating breweries and contribute to the local craft beer community.

Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to immerse yourself in the world of craft beer at Northern Rivers Beerfest. From the stunning location at Shaws Bay Hotel to the exceptional lineup of breweries, this event promises to be a highlight on the beer lover's calendar. Raise your glass, meet fellow enthusiasts, and discover your new favourite brew at this not-to-be-missed celebration of craft beer. Cheers to a day of great beer and great memories!

Date and Time: Sat, 27 May 2023, 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM AEST

Location: Shaws Bay Hotel, 3 Brighton Street, East Ballina, NSW 2478 Australia

Northern Rivers Beerfest at The Shaws Bay Hotel