The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in Australia

The following are the regional highlights -- best beers available here, best beers brewed here, events and local RateBeerian info -- for Australia. This site is interactive, so we encourage you to take part in the rating, addition and correction of the site.



These are the best beers you can find in this region's stores and restaurants based on the availability information provided by RateBeerians in this area. A beer has to have 5 or more ratings to be listed here.

1Westvleteren 12 (XII)Westvleteren Abdij St. Sixtus3521100
2AleSmith Speedway StoutAleSmith Brewing Company3018100
3Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company2860100
4Founders Barrel Aged CBS (Canadian Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company1196100
5Toppling Goliath Kentucky BrunchToppling Goliath Brewing Company135100
6Westvleteren Extra 8Westvleteren Abdij St. Sixtus2127100
7Mikkeller Beer Geek Brunch WeaselMikkeller1831100
8Omnipollo / Buxton Original Maple Truffle Ice Cream WaffleOmnipollo141100
9Buxton / Omnipollo Yellow Belly SundaeBuxton345100
10Founders Breakfast StoutFounders Brewing Company3496100
11Baladin Xyauyù KentuckyLe Baladin63100
12Mikkeller Beer Geek BreakfastMikkeller2507100
13Founders Imperial StoutFounders Brewing Company2168100
14Against the Grain 70KAgainst the Grain Brewery179100
15Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti BreakEvil Twin Brewing1162100
16Buxton Single Barrel Rain Shadow (Bourbon)Buxton144100
17Tilquin Oude Pinot Noir à l'AncienneGueuzerie Tilquin126100
18Rochefort Trappistes 8Brasserie Rochefort3774100
19Omnipollo SelassieOmnipollo421100
20Cigar City / Mikkeller NielsbohriumCigar City Brewing (FCP)280100
21Omnipollo Noa Hazelnut CupcakeOmnipollo130100
22Founders PorterFounders Brewing Company2267100
23The Bruery Melange #3The Bruery500100
24Toppling Goliath pseudoSueToppling Goliath Brewing Company813100
25Ballast Point Sculpin IPABallast Point Brewing Company (Constellation Brands)2569100


1Boatrocker Ramjet Whisky Barrel Aged Imperial StoutBoatrocker Brewing Company59100
2Moon Dog Jumping The Shark 2015Moon Dog Craft Brewery20100
3Mornington Peninsula Russian Imperial StoutMornington Peninsula Brewery6799
4Kaiju! Where Strides the BehemothKaiju! Beer4899
5Modus Operandi Former TenantModus Operandi Brewing Co.7499
6Nail Clout StoutNail Brewing Australia4199
7Murray's Wild Thing Imperial StoutMurray's Craft Brewing Co.13199
8Feral TuskFeral Brewing Co. (Coca-Cola Amatil)2499
9Wig & Pen Russian Imperial StoutWig & Pen Brewery1799
10Boatrocker Coffee Ramjet 2016Boatrocker Brewing Company1999
11Kaiju! Aftermath Kaiju! Beer6098
12Nail Clayden Brew Imperial PorterNail Brewing Australia3898
13Redoak Baltic PorterRedoak Boutique Beer Cafe4998
14Dainton Blood Orange New England Rye IPADainton Family Brewery1798
15Pirate Life IIPAPirate Life (AB InBev)15398
16Two Metre Tall Original Sour AleThe Two Metre Tall Company1798
17Redoak Special ReserveRedoak Boutique Beer Cafe1398
18La Sirène SaisonLa Sirène Brewing7298
19Riverside 777 Imperial IPA (2014-)Riverside Brewing Company (NSW)3698
20Murray's/The Crafty Pint Auld Bulgin' Boysterous Bicep 2014Murray's Craft Brewing Co.1998
21BentSpoke Cluster 8 Imperial IPABentSpoke Brewing Company1498
22Feral War HogFeral Brewing Co. (Coca-Cola Amatil)6898
23Mountain Goat Barrel Breed Imperial StoutMountain Goat Beer (Asahi)1498
24Nomad Easy as IPANomad Brewing Company2098
25Murray's Wild Thing ChocolateMurray's Craft Brewing Co.1497

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Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
The Pour House Bar & Kitchen
Margaret River Region, WA () (08) 9759 1720
Mane Liquor
Perth, WA (08) 08 94783676
The Dutch Trading Co
Perth, WA () 0407 087 911
Eagle Bay Brewing Co
Margaret River Region, WA () 08 9755 3554
Prancing Pony Brewery
Totness, SA () 0883983881