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2018 Sydney Beer Week Awards

The Sydney Beer Week Awards were held on Friday 2nd November at The Union Hotel, Newtown. 100 industry peeps gathered to celebrate and congratulate the good people behind Sydney's awesome beer scene.  Finalists and winners are listed below: 

Winners + Finalists 

Best Sydney Beer
Presented by Hopco  
1. Akasha Brewing Company: Hopsmith IPA
2. Wildflower Brewing & Blending: Good as Gold
3. Willie the Boatman: Nectar of the Hops

Winner: Akasha Brewing Company: Hopsmith IPA

Best Sydney Beer Retailer
Presented by  Multi-Colour  Aust + NZ
1. Beer Cartel
2. Bucket Boys
3. Liquor Emporium
4. Oak Barrel

Winner: Beer Cartel

Best Brewery Cellar Door
Presented by Kegstar 
1. Akasha Brewing Company
2. Batch Brewing Co
3. Wayward Brewing Co
4. Wildflower Brewing & Blending

Winner: Akasha Brewing Company

Best Sydney Beer Venue
Presented by Triple M
1. Bitter Phew
2. Spooning Goats
3. Uncle Hops

Winner: Bitter Phew

Best New Sydney Brewery
Presented by Bintani
1. All Hands Brewing House
2. Stockade Brew Co
3. Yulli's Brews

Winner: Yulli's Brews

Best Sydney Sales Rep
Presented by Four Points by Sheraton, Sydney Central Park 
1. Jackson Davey: Wayward Brewing Co
2. Matt Denholm: Akasha
3. Jarrod Partington:  Mornington Peninsula Brewery
4. Tamie Thorn: Capital Brewing Co

Winner: Jackson Davey: Wayward Brewing Co

Best Industry Beer Personality
Presented by Cryer Malt
1. Dylan Hayes: Bitter Phew
2. Pat McInerney: Willie the Boatman
3. Dave Padden: Akasha
4. Tom Pigott: The Bank Hotel

Winner: Dylan Hayes: Bitter Phew

Best SBW Beer Ambassador 
Presented by Goose Island
1. Tim Hodge: SydneyBeer
2. Pat McInerney: Willie the Boatman
3. Lee Webb: Sessionable 

Winner: Tim Hodge: SydneyBeer

Media enquiries & photos:

Contact: Ben Janeczko
ben@sydneybeerweek.com.au