Black Hops Community List of Supported Organisations

We use this area of the site to keep account of the full list of organisations we have supported through our Community @ Black Hops initiative since starting it in October 2018.

If you’d like to learn more about the initiative, please check out our Community @ Black Hops page.

OrganisationWhat they doHow we’ve supported
Independent Brewer’s AssociationA group that forwards the interests of independent Australian breweries. Being financial members, hosting and attending meetups.
Project MadagascarAustralian community based educational aid and development project helping the people of the African island-nation of Madagascar. Read more. Purchasing vanilla beans for Eggnog Stout. Read more.
Gold ClubLocal homebrew clubWe support them through awards for winning beers and judging competitions
Young DiggersProvide dogs for veteransWe have done a Karma keg resulting in a financial donation for them.
Pink BootsGroup of women in the beer industryOur female staff are members and we are looking into helping coordinate local events.
MovemberAnnual event raising awareness and money for prostate cancer and mental health.
Read more.
Staff participating and Black Hops donating to campaigns
Young Veterans Support ServicesThis local program offers social, education and employment opportunities for young veterans.Karma kegs at both Taprooms on ANZAC day with all proceeds donated to this organisation.
Best Friends RescueA non-profit charity that saves & rehomes abandoned or unwanted dogs in South East Queensland. We donated $1 for every schooner sold of a staff member’s 1 year service beer.
RedsixAn app offering a virtual community for serving or ex members of the armed forces. We donated a karma keg to Brothers in Kingscliff for ANZAC day with all proceeds donated to Redsix. We have also donated proceeds from staff beer keg sales.
The Prince Charles Hospital Foundation – Cardiology Clinical Research Centre.A leading research centre that coordinates and conducts clinical trials for cardiac conditions. We brewed a collab beer with 4 Hearts Brewing and donated $30 for every keg and $1 for every schooner sold, raising over $1500.
Burleigh Heads Rotaract ClubAn organisation that empowers young professionals to create a positive change within their community. We donated a 16 Pack of Mid Range beer for their Changeover night raffle.
Autism Gold CoastA non-profit organisation providing support to families living with ASD.We donated $1 for every schooner sold of a staff member’s 1 year service beer.
Southport State High School Great Gatsby trivia night fundraiser to improve their student outdoor areas. We donated a 16 Pack of Mid Range beer for their raffle.
Shitbox Rally Spring 2019An event which sees 550 participants drive from Melbourne to Townville to raise money for Cancer Council Australia.
We donated a 16 Pack of Mid Range beer for their raffle or trivia night prize.
The Tara Brown FoundationA charity that is devoted to the care of Dometic Violence victims and their children. We donated a 16 Pack of Mid Range beer and a Black Hops shirt for the raffle held on their Charity Golf Day.
Vinnies CEO Sleepout 2019 A one night event which sees hundreds of CEOs sleep rough on one of the longest and coldest night of the year, raising money to break the cycle of homelessness. Dan, Eddie and Govs are taking part in the 2019 Sleepout, so far raising almost $2000 for Vinnies.
Parkwood Charity Golf Day 2019A golf day with proceeds donated to Empower Golf, a charity which facilitates and promotes golf for less able Australians. We provided the golfers with free tasters of our beer throughout the 18 hole course.
Dry Rub ThugsA family run business specialising in BBQ and meat rubs. We sponsor Dry Rub Thugs providing beer for competitions and recipes.
Burleigh Heads State School P&CAnnual Art Show.We donated a 4 Pack of Mid Range and a Merch pack towards their raffle.
Plastic Free JulyA global movement that helps millions of people be part of the solution to plastic pollution. We supplied Plastic Free Gold Coast with beer for their July opening night.
Condev Cares and Robina Roos Community Day 2019Charity game day to raise money for Baby Give Back.We donated a raffle prize which helped raise over $10,000 for Baby Give Back.
Byron Bay Malibu ClubA local surf club in Watego’s Beach, Byron Bay. We sponsor Pat O’Rouke who is a member of the club and our very own Sales Gun!
Ubuntu Through HealthEstablished by Griffith Uni medical students, Ubuntu Through Health a non-profit initiative promoting positive health outcomes in developing regions. We donated a carton of beer and a Merch pack towards their Annual Dinner raffle.
Make-A-WishMake-A-Wish partners with sick kids, their families and medical teams to grant wishes as unique as the children who imagine them. We donated a Merch Pack towards Trivia Night for Wishes, August 2019.
The Woods Bar, MitcheltonThe Woods held a fundraiser with proceeds donated to Meals On Wheels. We donated a Merch Pack and some beer towards the raffle.
Ping Pong-a-thonA host of table tennis events with funds raised donated to several organisations combating the slavery of vulnerable young people, particularly in South East Asia. Merch Pack and Care Package donation to Belgrave Heights Christian School (VIC) for their silent auction.
Haven Bar & Restaurant Uki Fire Relief FundraiserWe donated some cartons of Mid Range towards the raffle.
LIVIN OrgA local charity working to break the stigma of mental health.
We donated some beer for their Exhibition during Mental Health Week.
Polished Man An organisation which raises funds for trauma recovery and prevention for children around the world. In partnership with Beers Illustrated, we tapped a karma keg at each Black Hops taproom with all proceeds donated to the Polish Man 2019 challenge.
Hear and Say Hear and Say is a world-leading Paediatric Auditory-Verbal and cochlear implant centre. They have been teaching deaf children to listen and speak since 1992.We donate a keg to the Loud Shirt fundraiser at Pottsville Tavern.
The Rescue CollectiveA Brisbane charity which supports local animal rescues, their volunteers and the community.We donated a karma keg to HellBound with funds donated to The Rescue Collective, saving burned animals in QLD fires.
Burleigh in PinkA local supporter for the National Breast Cancer Foundation We donated 2 cartons of Send It for the Burleigh in Pink Charity Golf Day, November 2019.
Jimmie Gold (Movember)A good mate of ours Jimmie took part in Movember. To raise funds he ran every day in November – 465 kms in total. The Black Hops crew joined Jimmie on a 17km run. Afterwards the proceeds of Send It sold at HQ were donated to Movember. A total of $342.79!