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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
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
2
Little Creatures Pale Ale is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Little Creatures Pale Ale 5.2
3
Carlton Draught is listed (or ranked) 3 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.
4
James Boag's Premium Lager is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
5
Victoria Bitter is listed (or ranked) 5 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
6
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
Coopers Brewery Sparkling Ale is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
8
Castlemaine XXXX Gold is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
3.3% alcohol
9
Hahn Super Dry is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
4.6
Hahn Super Dry is one of the many beers manufactured in the Australian city of Sydney by Hahn Brewery
10
Carlton & United Breweries Mel... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
11
James Squire Pilsner is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
James Squire Pilsner
12
Carlton & United Breweries Vic... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
13
Tooheys Old is listed (or ranked) 13 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
14
Tooheys Extra Dry is listed (or ranked) 14 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
15
Coopers Brewery Best Extra Sto... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
16
James Squire Amber Ale is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
17
James Squire Golden Ale is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
18
James Squire Hop Thief is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
James Squire Hop Thief
19
Coopers Brewery Dark Ale is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
20
Hahn Premium is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
5
Hahn Premium is one of the many beers manufactured in the Australian city of Sydney by Hahn Brewery
21
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
22
Tooheys Extra Dry Platinum is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Tooheys Extra Dry Platinum 6.5
345 ml Bottle
23
James Squire IPA is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
James Squire IPA
24
Coopers Brewery Extra Strong V... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Top Beers from Australia
Coopers Brewery Extra Strong Vintage Ale 7.1
25
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