Victorian Amateur Brewing Championships 2012

The Victorian Amateur Brewing Championships (Vicbrew 2012) will be held on 6th & 7th October 2012 at the Belgian Beer Café Eureka, 5 Riverside Quay, Southbank Melbourne. Melways reference: 2F E7 .

Placing (1st, 2nd or 3rd) in any category at Vicbrew 2012 qualifies entrant to submit an entry, in the same category, at AABC 2012 Melbourne.

Free Conference ticket for the Champion Brewer at each state qualifier for AABC2012
The ANHC will award one free “Alpha-Amylase” ticket (Full Conference Package) for the Champion Brewer at each state qualifier (ACT, NSW, QLD, SA, VIC, WA) for the 2012 Australian Amateur Brewing Championship (AABC2012). If there are entries from 10 or more brewers from TAS (judged at ACT qualifier) and/or NT (judged at SA qualifier), then ANHC will also provide a free ticket to the Champion Brewer from the state/territory that satisifes this criterion.

1. The state qualifying competition must have entries from 10 or more brewers from that state.

2. The state Champion Brewers will be part of the awards ceremony at the Saturday night Gala dinner at the end of the Conference.

3. If the Champion Brewer has already purchased their ticket, ANHC will refund their purchase price. No further free ticket will be awarded.

4. If the Champion Brewer is unable to attend ANHC, the ticket will be awarded to the highest placed runner-up Champion Brewer who is able to attend.

5. The free ticket will be issued by ANHC to the recipient and is not transferable.

6. If the Champion Brewers for a state has already been awarded a complimentary ticket from ANHC for some other reason, the ticket will be awarded to that state's next highest-placed Champion Brewer.


Online Entries:

Online Entry Registration is available for Vicbrew 2012 From August 1st via compmaster
NOTE: Online entries will still need to be delivered to a Vicbrew 2012 collection centre by Saturday 22/09/2012



Entries may be submitted upto Saturday 22nd September 2012 at the following collection points:

Champion Beer of Show

Champion Brewer of Show


Best Club of Show


Vicbrew 2012 Entry Collection Points

Geelong Home Brewing Supplies


  • Ballarat Home Brew Centre: 1/314 Ripon St. South Ballarat, Ph:5333 5825
  • Bendigo Home Brew Cenre: 48 Eaglehawk Rd, Ironbark, Ph:5443 1078
  • Brewers Choice: Shop 4/ 1389 Healesville-Kooweerup Rd Woori Yallock Ph:5964 6222
  • The Brewer’s Den: 253 Dorset Road Boronia Ph:9761 1900
  • Ezybrew: 109-111 Raglan St., Sale Ph:5144 1885
  • Geelong Home Brewing: 164 Bellarine Street Geelong Ph: 5221 3985
  • Grain & Grape: 5/ 280 Whitehall St Yarraville Ph: 9687 0061
  • Greensborough Home Brewing Supplies: 22 Louis St. Greensborough Ph:9432 0283
  • Magickbrew: 205A Bayview Road, McCrae Ph:5981 1160
  • Narre Brew Supplies: Unit 4 82-84 Melverton Drive Hallam Ph:9796 4703

Vicbrew 2012 Results in pdf format (Final)

Vicbrew 2012 Entry Form in pdf format (Final)
Categories and Styles list for Vicbrew 2012
AABC 2012 Styleguides in pdf format, one page per style, to be used at Vicbrew 2012.
AABC 2012Styleguides in pdf format, condensed version.
Beer Judging Form to be used at Vicbrew 2012

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We hope to see you at Vicbrew 2012.