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Kings Cross Venue First to Gain Trading Extension to 3.30am

Kings Cross Venue First to Gain Trading Extension to 3.30am

Sydney's World Bar has become the first venue in Kings Cross to gain a trading extension until 3.30am, marking the NSW Government's move to relax the state's lock-out laws even in areas of the ci...

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Global Beverage Brands Heads to ProWein 2017

Global Beverage Brands Heads to ProWein 2017

Melbourne-based company Global Beverage Brands (GBB) has announced it will head to Germany to participate in this year’s edition of ProWein. Recently launched in early 2016, GBB looks ...

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FWC Rules Penalty Rates Will Be Reduced for Hospitality Workers

FWC Rules Penalty Rates Will Be Reduced for Hospitality Workers

The Fair Work Commission (FWC) has ruled that Sunday and public holiday rates will be reduced for full-time and part-time workers across the hospitality, retail and fast food industries. In ...

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Coca-Cola Announces New Beer & Cider Team Amid FY16 Results

Coca-Cola Announces New Beer & Cider Team Amid FY16 Results

Coca-Cola Amatil's (CCA) Alcohol & Coffee business, which represents brands such as Jim Beam, Coors, and Australian Bitters, revealed its 2016 Financial Year results this week and plans to bo...

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Sydney's Iconic Local Taphouse Now On the Market

Sydney’s iconic Local Taphouse has just been placed on the market.  The multi-award winning Darlinghurst venue has been an institution for the craft beer scene, hosting dozens of ...

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Entries Closing Soon for 2017 Australia’s Wine List of the Year Awards

Entries Closing Soon for 2017 Australia’s Wine List of the Year Awards

  Entries Close in 2 Weeks! The Awards, now in their 24th year, are an exciting industry initiative that recognises and rewards the most outstanding wine and beverage lists – ...

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South Australian Beverage Company Supports Indigenous Communities and Ingredients

South Australian Beverage Company Supports Indigenous Communities and Ingredients

Two South Australian businesses partnered this week to launch a beverage company that will use, support and  highlight  indigenous ingredients. Something Wild Beverage Company will combine the...

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Venues Invited to Host 2017 Sydney Beer Week Events

Venues Invited to Host 2017 Sydney Beer Week Events

Sydney Beer Week (formerly Sydney Craft Beer Week) is expanding for its 2017 edition, with more venues added and events planned across the city. Already in talks with numerous breweries and ...

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Taylors Wines Wins Big at 2017 China Wine & Spirits Best Value Awards

Taylors Wines Wins Big at 2017 China Wine & Spirits Best Value Awards

Taylors Wines has won Clare Valley Wine of the Year for its 2016 Taylors Estate Chardonnay at the 2017 China Wine & Spirits Best Value Awards. The Awards unite leading wine and spirits b...

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Cider Maker Martin Thatcher Visits Australia

Cider Maker Martin Thatcher Visits Australia

A year on since Thatchers Cider Managing Director and fourth-generation family member, Martin Thatcher, last paid a visit to Australia, and the category has grown again in both volume (9.4  ...

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Liqueurs: First Rate, But Second Fiddle

Liqueurs: First Rate, But Second Fiddle

Liqueurs, they are stocked in almost every bar and grace cocktail menus year-round, but how often do we, as trade, highlight them in drinks and more importantly, educate customers on how often th...

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Serendis Launches Women in drinks Mentoring Program

Serendis Launches Women in drinks Mentoring Program

The inaugural Women in drinks Mentoring Program 2017 is now live, backed by ten leading companies from within the industry. The structured Mentoring Program for the Australian drinks industry ...

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Demand for Low-Alcohol Beverages Grows

Demand for Low-Alcohol Beverages Grows

Recent sales at Dan Murphy's show an increase in the popularity of lower alcohol and alcohol-free beverages as consumers seek a healthier lifestyle. The liquor retailer said it has noticed gro...

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