Blackman’s Brewery is throwing a huge winter beer garden party to celebrate its 9th birthday

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Blackman’s Brewery is throwing a huge winter beer garden party to celebrate its 9th birthday

Words by staff writer

Grab your crew, kids, and even your furry friends, and head on down to Blackman's Beer Garden in Torquay for a wintery celebration like no other

Since 2014, Blackman’s Brewery in Torquay has been helping fuel the excitement around the craft beer industry. In the surf coast town just 500 metres from the beach – Jess and Renn Blackman have been passionately brewing beer, and they’ve created a quality and well-loved space to do so.

Located on Bell Street, Blackman’s Brewery has become synonymous in the region for quality beer and good vibes, providing the ultimate space to taste delicious beers and catch up with your friends and family.

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It’s been nine years now since the beer-loving couple opened the doors to this iconic independent brewery, and since then the business and grown in leaps and bounds, expanding to Geelong and Ocean Grove as well as earning a swathe of awards for their ever-increasing range of beers.

Within their own range, Blackman’s makes their beers with the best quality ingredients they can get their hands on. The core range is made up of beers that cover a variety of flavours and styles, however, the team are well known to all as the local brewers who are all about creating new batches with interesting flavours while maintaining the highest quality of craft beer. They’re always releasing new flavours and we absolutely love it.

To celebrate nine years of making and serving good beer, Blackman’s Brewery is throwing a very special beer party on Saturday, 29 July.

Kicking off from noon, the festivities will take over the original beer garden at the Torquay site (26 Bell Street) where they’ll be turning their summer haven into a wintery celebration station.

So, what’s in store to keep you toasty and entertained? Brace yourself for an unforgettable lineup of wintery fun:

The 2023 Angry Reg Double IPA Launch: Brace your taste buds for a hoppy explosion as Blackman’s Brewery unveils its much-anticipated Angry Reg Double IPA. This is a brew you won’t want to miss, crafted to perfection and packed with flavor.

Live Tunes by Levi Anderson Duo: Let the smooth tunes of Levi Anderson Duo set the mood and keep you grooving throughout the celebration.

Face Painter: Get into the spirit of fun with a dash of face paint!

Campfires: Stay cosy and gather around the campfires that will keep you warm all night long.

Toasted Marshmallow Station: Indulge your sweet tooth with a trip to the toasted marshmallow station. The perfect treat to satisfy your winter cravings.

Wood Fired Pizzas: Suren, the pizza maestro, will be serving up mouthwatering wood-fired pizzas that are sure to delight your taste buds.

Mulled Winne Cider: Warm up from the inside out with a cup of delicious mulled Winne cider.

Hot Chocolates for the Kids: The little ones won’t be left out! They’ll enjoy delightful hot chocolates to keep them warm and happy.

The Cat’s Game On: For sports enthusiasts, fear not! The Cat’s game will be on, so you won’t miss a moment of the action.

Blackman’s Brewery has been a staple of the beer scene for nine incredible years, and this Winter Birthday Party promises to be a celebration for the books. The love and dedication poured into their craft are evident in every sip.

If you’re down the coast or just keen on celebrating the longevity and success one of the most inspiring and fiercely independent local businesses in the region, don’t hesitate in stopping by for a perfectly crafted brew from Blackman’s this weekend.

Blackman’s Brewery is located at both 26 Bell Street, Torquay. Find out more here