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DAVE’S ANNOUNCED AS BEST TOUR & TRANSPORT OPERATOR AT 2017 NSW TOURISM AWARDS

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Best NSW Tour Operator 2017We Won! Our Sydney based Brewery Tours and Pub Walks joined 24 other outstanding tourism businesses from across New South Wales honoured as the winners of the 2017 NSW Tourism Awards. And we’re pretty stoked to say the least.  We may have even…

Remember, remember

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Remember, remember the 5th of November, Gunpowder Treason and plot, I see no reason why Gunpowder Treason Should ever be forgot.   The 5th of November is Guy Fawkes night, or Bonfire Night, or any other host of names people have for it. It is a British thing, but there are enough expats and aspiring…

Sydney Beer God

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Sydney Beer Week just finished up and while every week at Dave’s is a Sydney Beer Week, it got us thinking about other historically allotted times we honour beer around the world. Usually they are associated with a beer god, but we don’t have one of those in Sydney….or do we? Ninkasi was the Sumerian…

Beers around the World: Germany

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Oktoberfest is in full swing at the moment, so what better time to explore some of the interesting facts about the beer world of Germany, from the German Beer Purity Law to the diffrent beer styles. German Purity Law We all know the basic ingredients of beer: water, malt, hops & yeast, but how did…

Dad & Daves Brewery

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  Founded on Sydney’s Northern Beaches in 2011, Dad & Dave’s Brewing is an independently owned and operated family business (Dad, Dave, Mum, Jess, Scott and James). Dave got his start making beer when he was an apprentice Chef at a top seafood restaurant in Manly, on Sydney’s Northern Beaches. Money was tight and his dad…

Newie Pub Walks

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A walking tour in Newcastle. People told us we were mad.  What’s the point, Newcastle isn’t that big they asked? We agree, Newcastle isn’t that big and with a bit of online effort TripAdvisor and Google Maps can guide you to some of the best spots in the city, but how well do you really…

Meet the Fleet: Vin

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  Meet Vin! Chances are if you have booked a tour with us, you have ridden in one of our buses.  Here at Dave’s Brewery Tours our fleet is an integral part of our team, the unsung heroes doing the hard work, taking our beer explorers from one awesome brewery to the next.

We’ve got Father’s Day covered… In Beer of course!

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Let’s face it, Dad will generally be pretty happy with whatever you get him (it’s the thought that counts right?)  But Fathers day is the one time of the year you get to show Dad just how much he means to you and to make sure you become his gift giving legend, so why not…

Why beer is the new must have at your event!

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  Whether you’re organising a conference, welcome reception, team building activity, EOFY drinks or a product update or launch – GREAT beer is the new best thing to have at your event. Everyone has attended an event where there are PLENTY of beautiful wines on offer representing producers from famous wine regions locally or around…

Best winter pubs in Canberra

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If you haven’t noticed yet, it’s getting cold in Canberra, real cold.  It’s no surprise – winter can be like that and it’s set to get colder, but a little cold never hurt anyone, in fact, winter can be some of the best time for a beer. It’s no surprise beer is generally regarded as…