Who We Are:

Starting from humble beginnings in backyard brewing, Holgate Brewhouse has grown into an example of a classic Australian brewery, supporting local wineries, growers, and farmers along the way. Now operating out of a state-of-the-art brewing facility, Holgate Brewhouse runs alongside the Holgate hotel and hospitality business, making it a favourite from individuals from all over Australia and the globe.

Holgate Brewhouse is proud to boast its place at the forefront as one of Australia’s leaders in craft brewing. Established in 1999, they are proud to be an independent, award-winning brewery, exhibiting the perfect overlap of community and artisan excellence.

Located in the village of Macedon, just outside of Melbourne and the gorgeous Macedon Ranges, Holgate Brewhouse has bountiful nature to build delicious concoctions off of.

What We Do:

If you are looking to either be a visitor of the brewhouse or even cultivate strong tourism potential alongside the best in the brewery business, look no further than Holgate Brewhouse. Reputation aside, you can anticipate delicious craft beer classics as well as seasonal takes on flavourful favourites throughout the year.
Stay awhile and discover more of Woodend and the beautiful Macedon Ranges with Holgate’s range of inclusive food and accommodation package offers.

Holgate Brewhouse beers are bold, tasty, and reflective of the natural resources that being brewed in Woodend guarantees. Beers are available both in-house and from retail locations throughout Australia in bottles and cans, as well as on tap, making Holgate brews easy to enjoy no matter where you roam.

The Hotel and Taproom is open for lunch, dinner, drinks and accommodation, The Taproom is also a bottleshop with a full range of beer, plus local wine, gin and cider.

Opening hours: Midday – 7pm every day

For popular, distinct, award-winning beers, Holgate Brewhouse is the perfect resource.

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On site, 79 High Street, Woodend. Available in Victorian bars and bottle shops, as well as most Australian capital cities.





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Sunday 12:00pm - 11:00pm
Monday 12:00pm - 11:00pm
Tuesday 12:00pm - 11:00pm
Wednesday 12:00pm - 11:00pm
Thursday 12:00pm - 11:00pm
Friday 12:00pm - 11:00pm
Saturday 12:00pm - 11:00pm
Local time 4:51pm
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Public Holiday Hours:

Open all public holidays except Christmas Day


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