Welcome to Operation Brewery, follow Dan, Eddie and Govs as they work on opening and running the Black Hops Brewery and Taproom on the Gold Coast, Australia.
Season 1 followed the journey from investment, equipment, branding and launch.
Season 2 “Road to the AIBAs” follows the journey towards Australia’s biggest beer awards in May 2017.
Season 3 is back from July 2019 and covers the topic of growth including interviews with key Black Hops staff and other brewery owners.
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- Podcast S04E02 – AWOL Series, The First 8 AWOL Beers Live Tasting
- S04E01 – AWOL Series, The Founding Story of AWOL
- S03E09 – COVID-19 Response, Q&A and Season 3 Wrap Up
- S03E08 – Leah Interviews Dan about Brewery Growth
- S03E07 – Brewery Finance and Crowdfunding – Matt from Birchal, Jason from Astute Financial
- S03E06 – Behind The Scenes at Black Hops with Leah Spong The Chair Force Queen
- S03E05 – Lukey & Smokey from Currumbin Valley Brewing
- S03E04: Stirling Howland of Balter – World Class Brands Don’t Happen By Accident
- OPERATION BREWERY S03E03 – Beer Quality with Steve (Hendo) Hendersen
- OPERATION BREWERY S03E02 – Jamie Cook from Stone & Wood
- OPERATION BREWERY S03E01 – Our Equipment Setup at Black Hops II
- OPERATION BREWERY S02E06 – Season Finale our AIBA Results
- OPERATION BREWERY S02E05 – Announcing our GABS 2017 beer
- OPERATION BREWERY S02E04 – Our AIBA Award Submissions(with Hendo)
- OPERATION BREWERY S02E03 – Beer Design with Matt Vergotis
- OPERATION BREWERY S02E02 – AIBA Awards Explained with Hendo
- OPERATION BREWERY S02E01 – Making beer well with Hendo from BrewCult
- OPERATION BREWERY EP10 – We’re open!
- OPERATION BREWERY EP9 – Announcing our Gold Coast brewery & tasting room location
- OPERATION BREWERY EP8 – How much does it cost to build a brewery (part 2 of 2)
- OPERATION BREWERY EP7 – Crowdfunding Black Hops (part 1 of 2)
- OPERATION BREWERY EP6 – Our design process for rebranding Black Hops
- OPERATION BREWERY EP5 – Ask us anything about the Call of Duty beer
- OPERATION BREWERY EP4 – What beer should we brew? Black Hops hits the streets
- OPERATION BREWERY EP3 – Interview with Steve Baxter from Shark Tank
- OPERATION BREWERY EP2 – We have ordered our brewery equipment! This is how it went down
- OPERATION BREWERY EP1 – Listen to us attempt to raise money to build a brewery