GABS Festival

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The GREAT AUSTRALASIAN BEER SPECTAPULAR (GABS) is back WITH BIGGER VENUE, BIGGER CAPACITY & FREE EVENT TRAINS and we can’t wait to share our love for craft beer with you again!

Globally recognised as One of the Best Beer Festivals in the World, it’s Disneyland for beer lovers as you taste 120 new and unique Craft Beers brewed just for you and released for the very first time at GABS. Discover over 500 beer taps, cocktails, whisky, wines and more. Meet and share stories with a cracking line up of some of the best brewers. Enjoy Live Entertainment, silent disco, masterclasses, street food, fun games and so much more.


Session 1

11.00am - 4.30pm

Session 2

6.00pm - 11.30pm


Session 3

11.00am - 4.30pm

Session 4

6.15pm - 11.45pm


Session 5

11.30am - 5.00pm

how to get there


What to bring

Your Ticket

This will be sent to you after purchase. You can print your pdf ticket at home to bring along with you or even better, show your mobile ticket at the entry.

Proof Of Age

Licence, passport or proof of age card are a must-have. Under 18s are able to attend but they will be required to wear a tamper-proof wristband for the duration of their stay at GABS to indicate NO SERVICE.

Credit / Debit Card

GABS is a 100% cashless event. This helps our bars and exhibitors process transactions quickly, which means more time for you to enjoy the festival. You’ll need a valid Visa, MasterCard or American Express credit, debit or EFTPOS card to purchase food, drinks and merchandise. No cash is accepted at all.