Piano Bar 6pm – 9pm.

It’s a privilege to have the Piano Bar’s Andy Pobjoy bringing you tunes from the Piano, taking your requests, come and sing along as one of Geelong’s busiest and most unique bars joins us at GABF Geelong!

Barrett Burston Brewers Table 11.30am – 3pm

These sessions will enlighten, entertain and educate… plus a few cheeky tastings. Brought to you by Barrett Burston Malting (Geelong’s own!) and hosted by industry stalwart Tiffany Waldron.

Tiffany Waldron: A Certified Cicerone® focused on making changes in the world of beer through education and sharing passions. Working in various roles throughout the industry with a focus on beer education and furthering beer culture beyond its standard boundaries through events and activations, industry beer knowledge and brand training with customers and consumers, and connecting the world with craft beer. As a founding member of the Pink Boots Society Australia, supporting women in the beer industry through education and networking is an additional focus.


11.30am – 12pm: Fresh & Local – Meet the newest freshest beers from our region

Meet the newest and freshest beers from our Geelong neighbours. We’ll be introducing the people and the beers from our local breweries like Blackman’s Brewery and Bells Beach Brewing, while tasting some of the new releases.

12.30pm – 1pm: Hopped and Hazy

IPAs and Pale ales with a hazy tinge bring all kinds of juicy flavours. Join some of our favourite breweries to learn more about what makes these beers taste so good!

1.30pm – 2pm: White Rabbit & Pana Organic Chocolate – A Decadent beer and dessert ex-beerience

Join White Rabbit and Pana Organic Chocolate to celebrate the launch of their annual Easter Chocolate Stout collab. Pairing White Rabbit beers with Pana Chocolate and ice cream, what’s not to love? You may even be treated to a dessert beer cocktail.

2.30pm-3pm: Cooper cupboard couplings – learn about pairing Coopers beers with some snack pantry staples

Learn (and taste!) about Cooper’s favourite beers paired some snack pantry standards.