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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186 172
Carlton Draught is listed (or ranked) 1 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.

2
170 161
Coopers Brewery Original Pale ... is listed (or ranked) 2 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

3
142 132
James Boag's Premium Lager is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

4
191 189
Victoria Bitter is listed (or ranked) 4 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

5
109 103
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
98 114
Tooheys New is listed (or ranked) 6 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

7
102 125
Carlton & United Breweries Mel... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

8
68 82
Hahn Super Dry is listed (or ranked) 8 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

9
73 89
Castlemaine XXXX Gold is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
3.3% alcohol

10
71 97
Carlton & United Breweries Vic... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

11
59 80
Coopers Brewery Sparkling Ale is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

12
63 96
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
31 53
James Squire Amber Ale is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

14
36 62
James Squire Golden Ale is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

15
30 53
James Squire Pilsner is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
James Squire Pilsner

16
28 53
Hahn Premium is listed (or ranked) 16 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

17
29 59
Coopers Brewery Best Extra Sto... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

18
21 46
West End Draught is listed (or ranked) 18 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

19
29 61
Tooheys Old is listed (or ranked) 19 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

20
15 37
James Squire Hop Thief is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
James Squire Hop Thief

21
25 56
Carlton & United Breweries Fos... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

22
19 45
Mountain Goat Brewery Hightail... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Mountain Goat Brewery Hightail Ale 4.5% alcohol

23
25 58
Coopers Brewery Dark Ale is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Top Beers from Australia

24
20 49
James Squire IPA is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
James Squire IPA

25
24 57
Foster's Lager is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
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