Alcohol The Top Beers from Australia  

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What are the most well-known, widely produced and popular beers from Australia? This list includes the top beers in Australia, along with photos of the Australian beer logos, when available. This list of Australia beers is alphabetical, but if you're looking for a specific beer you can search for it by using the "search" feature below. Various bits of information for these Australia beers are available below, such as what brewery makes them and what percentage of alcohol the beers contain. This list has everything from Foster's Lager to Carlton Draught.

This list answers the questions, "What is the most popular beer in Australia?" and "What is the best beer in Australia?"

You can click on the names of Australian beer brands in order to get more information about them. 

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Coopers Brewery Original Pale ... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Coopers Brewery Original Pale Ale 4.5% alcohol This beer is brewed in South Australia, and is unique due to its top fermentation and bottle conditioning. This gives the beer a cloudy appearance, due to the yeast residue remaining in the

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Carlton Draught is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Carlton Draught 4.7 Carlton Draught is a 4.6% pale lager made in Australia by Carlton & United Breweries.

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James Boag's Premium Lager is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

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Carlton & United Breweries Mel... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

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Victoria Bitter is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Victoria Bitter 0.046% alcohol Victoria Bitter is a lager produced by Carlton & United Breweries, a subsidiary of Foster's Group in Melbourne, Victoria. It was first brewed by Thomas Aitken at Victoria Brewery in 1854. It ...more

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Little Creatures Pale Ale is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Little Creatures Pale Ale 5.2

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Tooheys New is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Tooheys New 4.6% alcohol Tooheys New is a standard Australian lager and the most popular of the Tooheys' beers owned by the New Zealand Lion Nathan beverages company. It can be found on tap at almost any bar in New ...more

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Castlemaine XXXX Gold is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Castlemaine XXXX Gold 3.3% alcohol

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Hahn Super Dry is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Hahn Super Dry 4.6 Hahn Super Dry is one of the many beers manufactured in the Australian city of Sydney by Hahn Brewery

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Tooheys Extra Dry is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Tooheys Extra Dry 5% alcohol Tooheys Extra Dry, commonly referred to as a TED, is a dry style lager brewed by Lion in the Tooheys Brewery at Lidcombe, New South Wales, Australia. Lion has been owned by Japanese conglomerate ...more

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Coopers Brewery Dark Ale is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

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Carlton & United Breweries Vic... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

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West End Draught is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
West End Draught 4.5% alcohol West End Draught is a South Australian lager brewed by the South Australian Brewing Company founded in 1859, which was later acquired by Lion Nathan in 1993. West End Draught is a full strength ...more

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Tooheys Extra Dry Platinum is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Tooheys Extra Dry Platinum 6.5% alcohol 345 ml Bottle

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James Squire Golden Ale is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

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Coopers Brewery Heritage Premi... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

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Grumpy's Brewhaus Adelaide Hil... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Grumpy's Brewhaus Adelaide Hills Pale Ale 4

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James Squire Pilsner is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
James Squire Pilsner

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James Squire Amber Ale is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

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Matilda Bay Brewing Co. Redbac... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Matilda Bay Brewing Co. Redback Original Wheat Beer 4.7

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Mountain Goat Brewery Hightail... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Mountain Goat Brewery Hightail Ale 4.5% alcohol

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James Squire IPA is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
James Squire IPA

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Coopers Brewery Extra Strong V... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Coopers Brewery Extra Strong Vintage Ale 7.1

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Carlton & United Breweries Fos... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

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Coopers Brewery Sparkling Ale is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

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Mountain Goat Surefoot Stout is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Mountain Goat Surefoot Stout

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Coopers Brewery Best Extra Sto... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

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Tooheys Old is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Tooheys Old 4.4% alcohol Tooheys Old is a dark ale type of beer produced in Australia by Tooheys. It has been brewed since 1869 and Tooheys began bottling it in 1970. It has 4.4% alcohol per volume while only containing ...more

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James Squire Porter is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
James Squire Porter

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Independent Breweries Amber A... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Independent Breweries Amber Ale 5

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Malt Shovel Brewery James Squi... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Malt Shovel Brewery James Squire Porter 5

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Matilda Bay Brewing Co. Beez N... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Matilda Bay Brewing Co. Beez Neez 4.5% alcohol

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Matilda Bay Brewing Co. Dogbol... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Matilda Bay Brewing Co. Dogbolter 5.2

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Grand Ridge Brewery Gippsland ... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Grand Ridge Brewery Gippsland Gold 4.9

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St Arnou Kildara is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
St Arnou Kildara 4.4

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Southern Bay Brewing Co Bearin... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

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Coopers Brewery Thomas Cooper'... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

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Southern Bay Brewing Co Platin... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

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Malt Shovel Brewery James Squi... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Malt Shovel Brewery James Squire Australian Strong Ale 6.8

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James Squire Hop Thief is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
James Squire Hop Thief

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Southern Bay Brewing Co Bearin... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

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Hahn Premium is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Hahn Premium 5% alcohol Hahn Premium is one of the many beers manufactured in the Australian city of Sydney by Hahn Brewery

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James Boag's Tasman Bitter is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
James Boag's Tasman Bitter 4.8

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Southern Bay Brewing Co Schonb... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

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Foster's Lager is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Foster's Lager Foster's Lager is an internationally distributed Australian brand of lager. It is owned by the South African brewing group SABMiller, and is brewed under licence in a number of countries, ...more

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Carlton & United Breweries She... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

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Cascade Special Stout is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Cascade Special Stout 5.8

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Bluetongue Alcoholic Ginger Be... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Bluetongue Alcoholic Ginger Beer 4

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Coopers 62 Pilsner is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

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Gentlemens Brewing Company Pal... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Gentlemens Brewing Company Pale Ale 4.8% alcohol