What’s New?

New home, new date! Geelong’s Great Australian Beer Festival (GABF) celebrates its 8th anniversary with a number of exciting changes with a new location at the iconic Johnstone Park in Geelong’s CBD, and a new date 18th January, 2020. Across the road from Geelong train station, getting to the event has never been easier, whether...

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FAQ

How do I buy tastings? GABF is a 100% cashless event. You’ll need a valid Visa, Mastercard or American Express credit, debit or EFTPOS card to purchase food, drinks and merchandise using Square paywave readers. No cash at all is accepted by any of the vendors. How much does each tasting cost? Beer or cider...

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How to buy beer and food

GABF Geelong will be a 100% cashless event. To purchase brews, food and merchandise, you’ll need a valid Visa, Mastercard, American Express credit or debit card or EFTPOS. Sorry no cash is accepted at all. $2 for 80ml beer or cider (higher for speciality or higher alcohol brews) $6 for 285ml beer or cider (higher...

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Travel

Getting to the festival is easy with heaps of ways to arrive and depart: TRAIN There are regular services to Geelong station on V/line, Johnstone Park is across the road from Geelong Station. BUS Local and regional buses to Geelong Train Station are closest, but Geelong CBD bus stops are also only a couple of blocks...

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Volunteers

Want to help us brew a perfectly crafted experience for your local community by being a volunteer? We’re looking for energetic individuals to serve up a day filled with amazing beers, a great atmosphere and lasting memories! Bump in Friday 17th January – 4.5 hour shift. Festival – Saturday 18th January, 2020. 11.30am-4pm 4pm – 8.30pm...

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