Beer & Bikes – Victoria’s High Country Brewery Trail (Part 4: Bright – Mount Beauty)
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Beer & Bikes – Victoria’s High Country Brewery Trail (Part 4: Bright – Mount Beauty)

Before I report back on the joys, journeys and lessons of 2013’s Good Beer Week and the Great Australasian Beer SpecTAPular, here…at long last…is the final entry in my series about our High Country Brewery Trail holiday last December. (…previously on Beer Bar Band: Part 3) The drive from Beechworth to Bright evoked the most … Continue reading

Beer & Bikes – Victoria’s High Country Brewery Trail (Part 3: Taminick – Beechworth)
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Beer & Bikes – Victoria’s High Country Brewery Trail (Part 3: Taminick – Beechworth)

(…previously on Beer Bar Band: Part 2) The second destination for our bikes and beer holiday would officially begin our coverage of Victoria’s High Country Brewery Trail. From breakfast in Mansfield, and after collecting a bag of dark chocolate covered coffee beans from the Mansfield Sweet Experience shop (my “driver stays awake” pills), we drove … Continue reading

Beer & Bikes – Victoria’s High Country Brewery Trail (Part 2: Jamieson)
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Beer & Bikes – Victoria’s High Country Brewery Trail (Part 2: Jamieson)

(…previously on Beer Bar Band: Part 1) Our holiday journey started with the drive from Melbourne to Jamieson, which involves a northerly round-about circuit of Lake Eildon… unless you’re up for several hours of adventure driving around constantly winding roads via the “back way”. Hence, the journey is not as quick or direct as it … Continue reading

Beer & Bikes – Victoria’s High Country Brewery Trail (Part 1 of 4)
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Beer & Bikes – Victoria’s High Country Brewery Trail (Part 1 of 4)

Q: What makes drinking good beer even more enjoyable than the tasty flavour experience? A: Combining the joy of drinking tasty good beer with health-guilt-reducing fitness activity in a beautiful setting! And that essentially sums up Victoria’s High Country Brewery Trail. North East Victoria lies across the base of Australia’s Great Dividing Range and is … Continue reading