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2015 Great Australian Beer Festival

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Victoria’s premier showcase of craft beers and ciders returns to the Geelong Racecourse on Saturday 21st February 2015. This year is the third annual of the event that has cemented itself into one of the premier summer events around the Geelong region.


Brewers and beer lovers from Australia and beyond make the annual pilgrimage to the city by the bay to join with locals and experience first-hand what makes GABF the most loved and unique beer fest around.


Step into a beer lover’s paradise, the country’s biggest alfresco beer and cider garden. Wander through pop-up bars to sample over 200 Australian and international brews, visit stalls and stroll alleyways to discover surprising happenings, music, art and irresistible entertainment around each turn. Learn from the free seminars, lose yourself to the sounds of worldly music, the reggae and Calypso from Nicky Bomba & Friends, to a variety of indie, jazz, funk, folk, blue grass and country.

Taste some homebrew, visit the Instagram booth. The idea is to drink, eat, socialise and be merry with plenty of opportunity to kick back and taste incredible beers and ciders. Immerse yourself in the colour of this iconic summer fest.


The festival runs from 11:00 AM through to 7:00 PM and has a direct shuttle bus service running from South Geelong railway station during the event.

Tickets on sale now. For more information visit: