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The 5 Best Craft Beer Breweries in Perth to Visit This Weekend

Did someone say beer? The best craft beer breweries in Perth that is.

Perth’s brewing scene is on the rise!

Whether you’re looking for a quick sip of a refreshing lager, a sunny day Saturday sesh at Blasta Brewery or even a beer tasting or tour, where else could be better than some of Western Australia’s coolest breweries.

So, for the beer lovers and brewery crawler fans, our list of the five best craft beer breweries in Perth are a must visit this weekend!

Bright Tank Brewing Co

Beer on tap. Image by Pixabay via Pexels.

Beer on tap. Image by Pixabay via Pexels.

Introducing the freshest urban brewery to join the scene, and your new go-to year-round: Bright Tank Brewery! This micro-brewery will not disappoint with their strong range of core and seasonal beers. If you like beer, food, and dining in the Aussie classic of singlets and thongs, then this is the place for you. As you enter you are greeted by a marvelous graffiti table that will, for the next few hours, be home to you and your mates as you drink like urban farmers, chugging down their sensational house brews. Better yet, they do more than just serve up a cold one; Bright Tank also hosts a range of entertaining events each week.

Bright Tank Brewing Co | 100 Brown St, Perth, WA 6004

Blasta Brewing Company

This hidden gem lies within Burswood’s industrial area, and we can confirm it does not disappoint! As you enter Blasta, your eyes are immediately drawn to the giant tanks behind the bar, and a sense of comfort falls upon you. Opening back in 2018, Blasta has an extensive beer list that will be sure to impress the likes of Bob Hawke. With specialties in IPA’s, German lagers, plus much more, this brewery has something for everyone.  The outdoor beer garden is perfect for you and your mates to have a pint and kick back to the ambiance of fairy lights, sun shades, and good music. Titled as one of the best craft beer breweries in Perth, Blasta Brewery is also kid friendly, so if you do decide to bring the little ones, everyone can have fun. And for those of you who have had one too many, the Burswood train station is right next door!

Blasta Brewing Company | 84/88 Goodwood Pde., Burswood, WA 6100

Northbridge Brewing Company

This award-winning brewery is in the heart of Northbridge, making it the perfect location for a good night out. Brewing onsite in Beerlands Brew House, Northbridge Brewing Company has a wide range of award-winning brews from an IPA to pale ale, to their champion wheat beer. Starting up or winding down, Northbridge Brewing Company has your back. With a good bang-for-your-buck food menu and incredible views of the city skyline on their rooftop Skydeck, you won’t want to leave. Northbridge Brewing Company also offers DJ throwbacks and cocktail specials all weekend, making it Perth’s ultimate all-rounder for a brewery crawl!

Northbridge Brewing Company | 44 Lake St, Northbridge, WA 6003

Shy John Brewery & Yum Cha

Yum-cha and a brewery, what more could you want? This microbrewery is located in the heart of Yagan Square where it covers two floors and seats over 500 people. Oriental finally meets industrial, and we wouldn’t change a thing… except maybe our alcohol tolerance. With five taps, all providing house-brewed craft beers, and a creative dumpling menu, we guarantee you won’t be walking out of here hungry and sober. Located close to the Perth Train Station and bus stop, Shy John has your back with safe transport, allowing you to blow off that after-work steam with your mates. Shy John is well on its way up in the brewery world, having only opened their doors back in August 2018. Dumplings in one hand, and a beer in the other, we can’t think of a better combo than this.

Shy John Brewery & Yum Cha | Yagan Square, 378-420 Wellington St, Perth, WA 6000

Nowhereman Brewing Co.

Feeling like a night out and don’t know where to start? Nowhereman Brewing Co. has you covered! With their vast core range, showcasing flavours to suit everyone’s style, this Perth-based craft beer brewery is perfect for any occasion. Located in West Leederville, Nowhereman Brewing Co. experiments with their seasonal range, creating a collection of amazing collaborations. Whilst you’re here, be sure to try the Hazy Susan IPAIf you’re looking for something to pair with your brew, we recommend grabbing one of their signature pizzas, these bad boys are too good to pass up. And, the best part is that Nowehereman Brewing Co. is a cheap Über ride to the city, where you can kick on the evenings shenanigans.

Nowhereman Brewing Co. | 25 Harrogate St, West Leederville, WA 6007

Looking to explore more of Australia’s beer brewing scene? Take your pick from one of the Top 10 Craft Beer Breweries around Western Australia. Or, for the guys, if you want to sip on a cold one and get some pampering, you can do so at one these 10 Best Men’s Barbershop Experiences in Perth.

This article was first published on October 12 2018. It was updated and edited by Hunter and Bligh on April 16 2021.
Feature Image by Elevate via Pexels.