Thank you to all the media who attended Beervana 2013

If you have any queries about the event  or would like to request images please contact Catherine Cordwell on or +64 27 2768209.

Media Information 2014

Beervana Background Information Document - 10th March 2014 click here

Media Release - Announcing Dates for Beervana 2014 click here


Media Information 2013

Beervana Background Information Document click here

Beervana Media Release - 29th May 2013 - Ticket sales open click here

Beervana Media Release - 26th June 2013 - Craft Breweries and Cider Makers List click here

Beervana Craft Breweries Showcase 2013 List click here

Beervana Media Release - 8th July 2013 - Martin Bosley gathers eateries click here

Beervana Media Release - 10th August 2013 - Media Brew and Black Rock Home Brew Results click here


Media Brews

A big thanks to the eight media brew partners who participated in the 2013 Media Brew competition which was judged at the first day of Beervana and tasted at the Media Brew Bar during the festival. 

The winning media brew was 66 Jet Planes, an India 'Plane Ale' by Sarah Harvey, Sunday Star Times in collaboration with Luke Nicholas from Epic Brewery, made with jet planes and 25% Steinlager Class.  In equal second place was Just Desserts, a New Zealand Dessert Ale by Shane Cowlishaw and Michael Forbes, Dominion Post and Mike Nielson from new brewery Panhead.   The other second place award went to Jaffa Stout, a chocolate orange stout by Don Kavanagh, Hospitality/ NZ Herald and Hamish Ward from Deep Creek Brewing.

See all of the Media Brew entries by clicking here