“Many of my friends have opened breweries over the years and they all say many of the same things: that while it is personally rewarding, it is a hell of a lot […]
Note: This post has been revised as I stupidly referred to the previous year’s poll instead of this year’s. I’ll cop to that because I’m disinclined to make a cock-up and then […]
The Fun Lovin’ Criminals flog Miller. Apparently this ad was shot in Sydney.
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1) Last week I went on a cruise for the first time – eight nights to New Caledonia. All in all, it was better than I expected. Despite there […]
It’s old but I think this is a large part of the charm of this ad. Or maybe it’s that it has a 1970s-era jet-pack in it.
1) You know, maybe, just maybe, there’s actually five ingredients that go into making a beer. Water, hops, malt, yeast and time. No, I don’t mean it in the way the Crown […]
“Australian have never been quite the nation of boozers they imagine themselves to be.” Donald Horne The Lucky Country (1964)
Flabby man bum in g-strings? Way to make me not want to buy your beer, Rolling Rock.
1) There’s a bit of a spurt of good beer happening in Canberra. Though, if you’re a beer geek, you probably already knew that. But if you’re not, let me spin you […]