Author Archive for Dan
Black Hops August update: upcoming events, what’s on tap and beers coming soon
It’s been an exciting past few months for Black Hops with the launch of our brewery and taproom in Burleigh last month. Here is an update on some events we are part of, the current beers on tap and upcoming brews. Events Dan Norris guest speaker, Startup Grind, Brisbane: Thursday 28 July from 5pm Black […]
OPERATION BREWERY EP10 – We’re open!
It’s been a long journey but we’ve finally opened our brewery and tasting room in Burleigh Heads on the Gold Coast. I got the boys together for a final podcast to close out our story. Thanks for supporting us, we look forward to the next chapter.
We’re Hiring – Black Hops Brewing Sales Rep Gold Coast Part Time
Part Time – 3 days a week (view to go full time) Area – Northern Rivers NSW & SEQ (Gold Coast, Brisbane, Sunny Coast, Ipswich, Toowoomba) Remuneration – Negotiable depending on candidate Closes – This Friday 8 July. Black Hops on a mission to find a Sales Rep Situation: Black Hops Brewing is located in Burleigh […]
[PRESS RELEASE] Sponge Cake in a Beer? Black Hops Brewing Launch Assault on GABS 2016
On the rise Gold Coast trio Black Hops Brewing are set to launch an all out assault on this year’s Great Australasian Beer SpecTAPular (GABS). And the not-so-secret weapon in their amber arsenal is a one of a kind beer brewed especially for the event, which they’ve christened Assault Trifle.
Black Hops at Good Beer Week 2016
We can’t wait for Good Beer Week to kick off in Melbourne. Here is a run down of the events we are involved in. If you are in town, hit us up for a beer! All week – Pint of Origin QLD at Fitzroy Pinnacle Pint of Origin is one of the great and enduring […]
OPERATION BREWERY EP9 – Announcing our Gold Coast brewery & tasting room location
Our location has been something we’ve been working towards for a long time. In this, our second last episode in the series of launching our brewery, we reveal our location. We also run through the upcoming GABS festival, what we are working on what specifically how we came to our location.
OPERATION BREWERY EP8 – How much does it cost to build a brewery (part 2 of 2)
In our last episode, we covered our plans to raise money via crowdfunding for our brewery. This episode, after a successful campaign raising $17,800 we regroup and discuss all of the other financial considerations for building a brewery. We go down into fine detail of how much it’s costing, how much we’ve spent so far and where to from here.
Black Hops at Brewsvegas 2016
Can’t believe we are back here again, Brewsvegas starts this week!
Brewsvegas is a grass roots, community minded celebration of Brisbane’s burgeoning craft beer culture. We’ve been involved since we started and we’ve ramped up our events this year
Here is a quick run down of what we are involved in during this crazy week that is Brewsvegas.
From China to Burleigh, Craft Brewery Equipment Delivery & Setup
If you’ve been following along our journey you’ll know we were building our craft beer brewery, on a tight budget, going directly to a Chinese manufacturer called Tiantai.
In this post we will run through the process of getting it from China and installed in our brewery in Burleigh Heads.
[PRESS RELEASE] Black Hops aiming to become Australia’s first brewery to launch via crowd funding
Gold Coast trio Black Hops Brewing are aiming to become the first brewery in Australia to successfully launch via crowd funding, when they launch their Pozible campaign on 11 January 2016.