Visiting Melbourne

Discussion in 'Australia & New Zealand' started by Mikea, Mar 6, 2013.

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  1. Mikea

    Mikea Initiate (0) Mar 6, 2013 United Kingdom (England)

    I'm going out to Melbourne to visit my son who lives in Point Cook. Can anybody please recommend anywhere to try some good beer?
     
  2. heygeebee

    heygeebee Poo-Bah (1,528) Aug 6, 2010 Australia

  3. brendanos

    brendanos Initiate (0) Oct 29, 2005 Australia

  4. Mikea

    Mikea Initiate (0) Mar 6, 2013 United Kingdom (England)

    Thanks We're arriving in Melbourne on Tuesday for about 4 weeks. We may have a car for some of the time but staying with my son who can drive us.
     
  5. Mikea

    Mikea Initiate (0) Mar 6, 2013 United Kingdom (England)

    Thanks for all the tips. Leaving this afternoon.
     
  6. brendanos

    brendanos Initiate (0) Oct 29, 2005 Australia

    Welcome to Melbourne - have a great trip! Let us know if you want any specific tips, have any questions, or want to have a beer with some local beer geeks.
     
  7. brendanos

    brendanos Initiate (0) Oct 29, 2005 Australia

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  8. MordeciaFunk

    MordeciaFunk Initiate (0) Feb 14, 2012 Australia

    Pouring just one beer!?! I'm pretty lazy, but that's outrageous. They better get down there pretty quick then. :)
     
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  9. hopswiller

    hopswiller Initiate (0) Jul 17, 2011 Australia

    one beer i wouldnt mind drinking all day
     
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  10. foles

    foles Initiate (0) Jan 28, 2007 Australia

    I'm over there next weekend (Sat & Sun), just around the city - whats new, havent been there for 18 months? Want to check out Temple and maybe Alehouse Project.
     
  11. brendanos

    brendanos Initiate (0) Oct 29, 2005 Australia

    Rockwell and Sons, Platform Bar (formerly BBC Eureka), Milk the Cow (beer and cheese), Deadman Espresso (cafe with usually at least a couple of awesome beers), East of Everything, Woodlands Hotel, Junction Beer Hall to name a few? Some might be a bit far out though you can get to them on PT (if you have time). Check out Whisky & Alement on Russell St in the city.
     
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  12. sirob

    sirob Initiate (0) May 30, 2007 Australia

    Best post on this forum in years
     
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