From the publisher
This immaculately presented coffee table tome is the ideal gift for beer lovers and Australian history buffs alike, with summaries of all breweries since colonisation in every state in Australia alphabetically listed by town, including Norfolk Island (with a location map for each state). There
is a comprehensive review of the modern-day boutique breweries, and
details of complex takeovers by international breweries. The book is a unique and invaluable reference for all interested in breweries, beer, Australian social history and the development of country townships. The book is comprehensively illustrated with maps, cartoons, early brewery
photographs and beer labels.
ABOUT KEITH M. DEUTSHER
A retired businessman, has been connected with the brewing industry
for many years as the manufacturer of the plastic six-ring beer can
carrier. He was the founder and foundation president of the WedgwoodSociety of Australia. Keith is also a Life Member of the National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, and a Founder Benefactor of the Art Foundation of Victoria. More recently, he has concentrated on collecting the beer labels of Australian breweries, and has devoted himself to researching
and recording the history of all known Australian breweries. Keith is a keen gardener and traveller, and for relaxation enjoys classical music and a game of snooker.
Foreword by Steve Vizard, Milestones in Australia’s Brewing History, THE BREWERIES, NSW, Vic, Qld, SA, WA, Tas, NT, Norfolk Island, The Boutique Breweries of Australia, Lager Beer, How Many Xs?, The Temperance Movement, The Number of Breweries, Glossary, Conversion Table, Bibliography, Historical Societies, Beer Facts & Trivia, Index.
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