Breweries, Cideries & Distilleries

Craft beer heaven

The first brewery established in the region coined a phrase, ‘An oasis of beer in a desert of wine’.

Nearly 20 years ago that brewery was a lone trailblazer and now with nine breweries in Your Margaret River Region, craft beer is a real player in the down south scene.

Each brewery has its own distinctive style from traditional pale ales and pilsners to preservative and additive free brews. By contrast chocolate beers, ginger and chilli beer will give your tastebuds something new to think about. Brave inventive styles are introduced regularly and frequent the daily tasting list. Some also produce their own cider, there’s even a distillery.

Cold beer, a sunny afternoon, live music and great food couldn’t define the quintessential chilled out down south experience better. Relax, sit back and let someone else do the driving on a Margaret River brewery tour or check out the Margaret River breweries list and create your own craft beer appreciation tour!

Your Margaret River Region has the highest concentration of micro-breweries in Western Australia.

Top 5 Brewery Experiences

1. The breweries are family friendly so take the kids; they’ll have a great time too!

2. Soak up a sunny Sunday afternoon under the verandah with cold beer and great food.

3. Ask for a tasting paddle and sip your way from cider to beer.

4. Look out for live music & gourmet food events in our event calendar.

5. Enjoy the best beer and the best of the region’s nightlife at the pubs and bars.

All 9 breweries are family friendly and most have playgrounds.

Your Margaret River Region Breweries, Cideries & Distilleries

Brewhouse Margaret River

When three good mates thought "what could Margaret River really do with?" they had one answer "A brewery you can walk to!" So now the town has one. Brewhouse Margaret River is a place that everyone can come and relax. The beer is cold and clear and true. The food comes from the fields and seas.
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Brewhouse Margaret River

Bush Shack Brewery

A Micro-Brewery specialising in novelty beers and flavoured wine-based drinks. Yallingup Forest Resort and Yallingup Lodge businesses are on the same location.
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Bush Shack Brewery

Cheeky Monkey Brewery & Cidery

Fun, Fresh, Local & Delicious. Cheeky Monkey Brewery represents good times with Family and Friends. We are pet-friendly and have a huge playground for the kids, whilst you sit back and relax enjoying a long lunch with a fresh cold beer.
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Cheeky Monkey Brewery & Cidery

Margaret River Distillery and Brewery Tours

THE FIRST EVER DISTILLERY TOUR OF MARGARET RIVER. Small Group Numbers and one on one interaction with local distillers and brewers, ensure that this is a tour like no other. Fewer Stops and more time at each distillery, give you a more authentic experience. If your partner or friend doesn't drink spirits or beer, we will shout them alternative drinks at every stop. An all inclusive tour.
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Margaret River Distillery and Brewery Tours

Occy’s Dunsborough

Welcome to Occy’s Food & Brews Dunsborough Occy’s is heading into it's third summer in the hub of Dunsborough following its seven year foundation in Vasse. Owner, brewer, beer master, surfer & larrikin Bill, is forever experimenting with new brews and ways to inspire and fulfill brew lovers desire to be surprised and inspired by the liquid gold goodness. With 18 tap points, we frequently mix up and offer a variety of both local and guest brews from around the globe. All Occy’s own brew...
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Occy’s Dunsborough

Eagle Bay Brewing Co

Closed for maintenance May 10, 11 & 12. Reopening Friday May 13th at 11am The views impressive. The mood vibrant. The style relaxed . The staff friendly. The ingredients local. The beer fresh.
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Eagle Bay Brewing Co

Margaret River Distilling Company

Margaret River Distilling Co. is an extension of Great Southern Distilling Co and our leading product Limeburners Single Malt Whisky. This was in fact, WA’s first Single Malt producer and now titled Australia’s Champion Whisky. Margaret River Distilling Co specialises in the production of Gin, Vodka and Brandy. Importantly it also offers a unique gin experience ‘GINIVERSITY’, an interactive class whereby people create and distil their own gin. Giniversity is offered every Friday from 11...
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Margaret River Distilling Company

The West Winds Gin

The West Winds Gins were created by four intrepid and adventurous Aussies who wanted to realise a vision – to produce distinctive Australian gin that would rival the best in the world. They wanted to create Damn Fine Gin, from Australia.
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The West Winds Gin

The Grove Experience

Where else can you find, a distillery; brewery; Cafe with homemade pizza, great liqueurs; relaxation by the lake and if you want to stay, The Grove Experience offers beautiful accommodation at reasonable prices. The Grove Experience is the first operating Distillery in the Margaret River region, why not take a break from the sea of wine and experience something different. Book Now for "The Distiller Experience". Available on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Limited to 8 people for your comfo...
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The Grove Experience

Bootleg Brewery

"An oasis of beer in a desert of wine" Flavour Depth Charm and that's just the beer!Open 11am-6pm 7 daysRestaurant Open from 12pmlunch from 12pm
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Bootleg Brewery

Cowaramup Brewing Company

Cowaramup Brewing Company is a family owned microbrewery situated in the world renowned Margaret River Region of Western Australia. Located in a picturesque rural setting 4km east of Bussell Highway in Cowaramup, Cowaramup Brewing Company offers quality hand crafted ales and lagers, a range of local wines with an excellent menu focusing on local produce.
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Cowaramup Brewing Company

Black Brewing Co. | Vintner Black

BREWERY | VINTNER |RESTAURANT | COLLABORATORS Created and operated by a couple of mates Stewart Sampson and Scott Douglas, Black Brewing Co in the Margaret River Region is the sum of all its parts, a Brewery, Restaurant and Vintner. It's also an environment to try new things with creative people who are passionate about their craft...... everything we do is a collaboration.
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Black Brewing Co. | Vintner Black

The Grove Accommodation

Where else can you find, a distillery; brewery; cafe with homemade pizza; great liqueurs; relaxation by the lake and if you want to stay, The Grove Experience Distillery offers beautiful accommodation at reasonable prices. Winning Double Gold and Best in Show at The San Francisco WORLD Spirits Competition for their Spiced Rum, The Grove Experience is the first operating Distillery and liqueur manufacturer in the Margaret River region, why not take a break from the sea of wine and experience some...
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The Grove Accommodation

Colonial Brewing Co

Enjoy our award winning, hand-crafted ales in the beautiful Margaret River setting. Relax whilst the kids entertain themselves on the playground and lush grassed areas. Colonial is less than 10 mins from the Margaret River town centre.
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Colonial Brewing Co

The Beer Farm

Cultivating good times, beers, steers and John Deer's since 2015!
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The Beer Farm

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Questions?

Contact Your Margaret River Region experts 7 days per week. Email or call (08) 9780 5911.