Beervana Road to Beervana

Calling all hop heads & home brew heroes! Do you think you know your pitching from your priming? Well then it’s time you learn to make custom ales the Panhead way! Got a question or ten for chief beer engineer Mike Neilson? Keen to walk away with a flash-as 35 litre fermenter and the supplies to put your learnings to work? How about the chance to see your beer on tap around Aotearoa?! Then pull finger and grab one of only 25 tickets for this exclusive day-long workshop at Panhead HQ Upper Hutt on the road to Beervana. There’ll be a live all grain home brew demonstration with Mike and Co, discussions, tours and tastings, plus that sweet Malt Mechanics fermenter with all the hops, grain and yeast for you to take home and brew a beer that will compete against your classmates for special release honours. You won’t go hungry with our custom kitchen on hand. It’s all part of the package. An experience you’ll never forget to remind your beer mates about. 25 home brewers. A one-of-a-kind masterclass. And the chance for the top of class to brew your creation on a legit 600 litre kit for nationwide release under the Panhead moniker. Bring it.

Starts at 9.30am at Panhead in Upper Hutt - plenty of parking available onsite or a 5-minute walk from the Upper Hutt Train Station.

Tickets are $350.00 Tuesday August 6th starting at 9:30am For more information please contact

Tue 6 August 9:30pm-Late

Panhead Custom Ales


Unit 21 South Pacific Industrial Park 27 Blenheim Street
Upper Hutt
0800 726 432