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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167 151
Victoria Bitter is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
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

2
152 140
Carlton Draught is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
4.7% alcohol
Carlton Draught is a 4.6% pale lager made in Australia by Carlton & United Breweries.

3
149 142
Coopers Brewery Original Pale ... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
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

4
117 113
James Boag's Premium Lager is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

5
91 89
Little Creatures Pale Ale is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Little Creatures Pale Ale 5.2% alcohol

6
93 101
Carlton & United Breweries Mel... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

7
82 96
Tooheys New is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
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

8
63 79
Carlton & United Breweries Vic... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

9
58 75
Castlemaine XXXX Gold is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
3.3% alcohol

10
53 69
Hahn Super Dry is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
4.6% alcohol
Hahn Super Dry is one of the many beers manufactured in the Australian city of Sydney by Hahn Brewery

11
50 67
Coopers Brewery Sparkling Ale is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

12
53 81
Tooheys Extra Dry is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
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

13
25 42
James Squire Amber Ale is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

14
27 46
Coopers Brewery Best Extra Sto... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

15
30 51
James Squire Golden Ale is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

16
24 44
James Squire Pilsner is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
James Squire Pilsner

17
22 41
Hahn Premium is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
5% alcohol
Hahn Premium is one of the many beers manufactured in the Australian city of Sydney by Hahn Brewery

18
25 49
Coopers Brewery Dark Ale is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

19
16 35
Matilda Bay Brewing Co. Redbac... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Matilda Bay Brewing Co. Redback Original Wheat Beer 4.7% alcohol

20
21 44
Coopers Brewery Extra Strong V... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Coopers Brewery Extra Strong Vintage Ale 7.1% alcohol

21
16 36
West End Draught is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
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

22
19 42
James Squire IPA is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
James Squire IPA

23
24 51
Tooheys Old is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
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

24
9 26
Malt Shovel Brewery James Squi... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Malt Shovel Brewery James Squire Porter 5% alcohol

25
12 32
James Squire Hop Thief is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
James Squire Hop Thief