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New Zealand Breweries

Last updated: November 19, 2000



Auckland

Auckland Brewery
186 James Fletcher Drive
Otahuhu
Auckland

Phone: +64 (09) 270-1890
Fax: +64 (09) 270-1893

Microbrewery
Opened October 1, 1997.
Brewer: Nigel Shaw.
Australis Brewing
2 Mount Eden Road
Mount Eden
Auckland

Phone: +64 (09) 379-3557
Fax: +64 (09) 307-6721

Microbrewery
Opened April 1, 1998.
Brewer: Ben Middlemiss.
Bean Rock Brewing
79 Ardmore Road
Herne Bay
Auckland

Phone: +64 (09) 376-3222
Fax: +64 (09) 376-3735

Beer Marketing Company
Opened August 1, 1998.
Brewer: Tony Denny.
Brofords Beers
13 Bruce McLaren Road
Henderson
Auckland

Phone: +64 (09) 837-2751

Microbrewery
Burkes Kaipara Brewery
88 Commercial Road
Helensville
Auckland

Phone: +64 (09) 420-7984
Fax: +64 (09) 420-8869

Microbrewery
Brewer: Mark Smith.
Circle Breweries
13 Bruce Mclaren Road
Henderson
Auckland

Phone: +64 (09) 837-2751

Microbrewery
Opened September 1, 1987.
Brewer: Dave Hoyle, Steve Alexander.
Cock and Bull
272 Ti Rakau Drive
East Tamaki
Auckland

Phone: +64 (09) 273-7012
Fax: +64 (09) 273-7246

Brewpub
Opened October 1, 1995.
DB Breweries Ltd.
Corporate Office
PO Box 1659
Auckland

Fax: +64 09 358 0506

Corporate Headquarters
Formerly Dominion Breweries.
DB Breweries Ltd.
Waitemata Brewery
Corner Bairds and Great South Road
Otahuhu
10906 Auckland

Phone: +64 (09) 276-3875
Fax: +64 (09) 276-8475

Large Brewery
Formerly Dominion Breweries.
Galbraith Brewing
Galbraith's Alehouse
2 Mount Eden Road
Mount Eden
Auckland

Phone: +64 (09) 379-3557
Fax: +64 (09) 307-6721

Brewpub
Opened April 1, 1995.
Brewer: Keith Galbraith.
Capacity 550 barrels.
Independent Breweries (NZ) Ltd.
35 Hunua Road
Papakura
Auckland

Phone: +64 (09) 298-3000
Fax: +64 (09) 299-6699

Microbrewery
Opened November 1, 1990.
Brewer: Tony Denny.
Lion Breweries
5-7 Kingdom Street
Newmarket
Auckland

Phone: +64 (09) 377-8840
Fax: +64 (09) 358-8587

Large Brewery
Lion Nathan Limited
(Kirin)
Level 17, Tower 2, Shortland Centre
Auckland

Phone: +64 (09) 303-3388
Fax: +64 (09) 303-3307

Corporate Headquarters
Loaded Hog
Viaduct Quay
104 Quay Street
Auckland

Phone: +64 (09) 366-6491
Fax: +64 (09) 366-6495

Brewpub
Opened December 1, 1993.
Brewer: Mike McLean.
Malthouse Brewery and Bar
2/501 Karangahape Road
Auckland

Phone: +64 (09) 358-1311
Fax: +64 (09) 358-3307

Microbrewery
New Zealand Breweries Ltd.
PO Box 23
5-7 Kingdon Street, Newmarket
Auckland

Phone: +64 (09) 377-8840
Fax: +64 (09) 358-8580

Large Brewery
12.5 points / 2 beers
Onehunga Spring Brewery
2 Miami Parade
Onehunga
Auckland

Phone: +64 (09) 634-1890
Fax: +64 (09) 634-1520

Microbrewery
Pilot Bay Brewing
1171 Coastsville-Riverhead Highway
Riverhead
Auckland

Phone: +64 (09) 412-8595
Fax: +64 (09) 412-7755

Microbrewery
Opened December 1, 1994.
Brewer: Jim Dowling.
Rangitoto Brewing
R'ToTo Pub and Cafe
134 Hurstmere Road
Takapuna
Auckland

Phone: +64 (09) 486-6330
Fax: +64 (09) 486-6333

Brewpub
Opened May 1, 1996.
Brewer: Amanda Oades.
Shakespeare Tavern and Brewery
61 Albert Street
Auckland

Phone: +64 (09) 373-5396
Fax: +64 (09) 373-5397

Brewpub
Opened October 1, 1986.
Brewer: Barry Newman.
Steam Brewing
Cock and Bull English Pub and Brewery
272 Ti Rakau Drive
East Tamaki
Auckland

Phone: +64 (09) 273-7012
Fax: +64 (09) 273-7246

Brewpub
Brewer: Luke Nicholas.
Trident Tavern
69 Selwyn Street
Onehunga
Auckland

Phone: +64 (09) 636-9070
Fax: +64 (09) 622-0764

Brewpub
Opened April 1, 1995.
Brewer: John Duke.

Blenheim

Marlborough Brewing Co. Ltd.
Grove Road
Blenheim

Phone: +64 (03) 577-8348
Fax: +64 (03) 577-8348

Microbrewery
Opened September 1, 1992.
Brewer: Rob Stephens.
Pink Elephant Brewery
Rapaura Road
Renwick
Blenheim

Phone: +64 (03) 572-9467
Fax: +64 (03) 572-9467

Microbrewery
Opened December 1, 1990.
Brewer: Roger Pink.

Chatham Islands

Black Robin Brewery
PO Box 15
Kaingaroa
Chatham Islands

Phone: +64 (03) 305-0234

Microbrewery
Opened July 1, 1996.
Brewer: Leigh Thompson.

Christchurch

Brewers Paradise
Christchurch

Microbrewery - Closed
Canterbury Independent Brewery
36 St Asaph Street
Christchurch

Phone: +64 (03) 379-4940
Fax: +64 (03) 371-3222

Microbrewery
Dux de Lux Brewery
Arts Centre
Hereford & Montreal Streets
Christchurch

Phone: +64 (03) 366-6919
Fax: +64 (03) 366-5341

Brewpub
Opened November 1, 1989.
Brewer: Richard Fife.
Ferrymead Brewing Company
Christchurch

Microbrewery
Harringtons Brewery
199 Ferry Road
Christchurch

Phone: +64 (03) 366-6323
Fax: +64 (03) 366-3542

Microbrewery
Brewer: Simon Bretherton.
Loaded Hog
39 Dundan Street
Christchurch

Phone: +64 (03) 377-2249

Microbrewery
Opened August 1, 1991.
Milkshed Brewing
Davidsons and Greenpark Road
RD 4, Greenpark
Christchurch

Phone: +64 (03) 325-5711

Microbrewery
Opened 1993.
Brewer: Nigel Gerrard.
New Zealand Breweries
Christchurch


Large Brewery

Dunedin

Bogarts Cafe and Brewery
21 The Octagon
Dunedin

Phone: +64 (03) 477-7276
Fax: +64 (03) 477-7276

Microbrewery
Duff's Brewery
695a Great King Street
Dunedin

Phone: +64 3 4777276
Fax: +64 3 4777276

Microbrewery
Opened September 1, 1995.
Brewer: Gavin Duff.
Emerson Brewing
4 Grange Street
Dunedin

Phone: +64 (03) 477-1812
Fax: +64 (03) 477-1812

Microbrewery
Opened April 1, 1993.
Brewer: Richard Emerson.
Meenan Wines and Spirits
670 Great King Street
Dunedin

Phone: +64 (03) 477-2047
Fax: +64 (03) 477-2049

Microbrewery
Opened June 1, 1997.
Brewer: Stuart Littlejohn.
Otago Draught Ale Ltd.
Dunedin

Microbrewery - Closed
Taken over and closed by Lion Breweries.
Speight's Brewery
200 Rattray Street
Dunedin

Phone: +64 (03) 4777 697
Fax: +64 (03) 477 9489

Large Brewery
Opened April 4, 1876.
Wests Cordials
135 Bayview Road
Dunedin

Phone: +64 (03) 455-4458
Fax: +64 (03) 455-4445

Microbrewery
Opened August 1, 1997.
Brewer: Alistair Stoddard.

Gisborne

Sunshine Brewery
109 Disraeli Street
Gisborne

Phone: +64 (06) 867-7777
Fax: +64 (06) 867-1141

Microbrewery
Opened December 1, 1989.
Brewer: Geoff Logan.

Greymouth

Monteith's Brewing Co. Ltd.
Corner Turamaha and Herbert Streets
Greymouth

Phone: +64 (03) 768-4149
Fax: +64 (03) 768-6604

Brewpub
Brewer: Keith Armstrong.

Greytown

Ballies Brewery and Cafe
101 Main Street
Greytown

Phone: +64 (06) 304-8585

Microbrewery

Hamilton

Kahikatea Brewery
256 Kahikatea Drive
PO Box 8012
Hamilton

Phone: +64 (07) 847-0705
Fax: +64 (07) 847-0706

Microbrewery
Opened August 1, 1995.
Brewer: Gordon Cadman.
New Zealand Breweries
Hamilton


Large Brewery

Hastings

Leopard Brewery
Hastings

Large Brewery - Closed
Roosters Brewhouse
1470 Omahu Road
Hastings

Phone: +64 (06) 879-4127
Fax: +64 (06) 879-7410

Microbrewery
Opened December 1, 1994.
Brewer: Chris Harrison.

Havelock North

Brewhouse - Havelock North
Happy Tav
Te Aute and Havelock Roads
Havelock North

Phone: +64 (025) 425-299
Fax: +64 (06) 877-3007

Brewpub
Opened December 1, 1994.
Brewer: Brendan Whinham.
Capacity 2,125 barrels.

Henderson

Metropolitan Breweries Ltd.
Henderson

Microbrewery

Invercargill

Invercargill Brewery
23 Murphy Street
Invercargill

Phone: +64 (03) 235-8011

Microbrewery
Timpany's Brewery
108 Inglewood Road
Invercargill

Phone: +64 3-217-9509
Fax: +64 3-217-9509

Microbrewery - Planned
Brewer: John Timpany.

Kaiapoi

Kaiapoi Brewing
9a Peraki Street
Kaiapoi

Phone: +64 (03) 327-6389
Fax: +64 (03) 327-6233

Microbrewery
Opened August 1, 1994.
Brewer: Peter Howard.

Kaikohe

Hokianga Breweries
State Highway 12
Waimamaku
Kaikohe

Phone: +64 (09) 405-8681

Microbrewery
Opened August 1, 1994.
Brewer: Innes Carrad.

Kensington Park

Coopers Brewery
Kensington Park

Large Brewery

Lower Hutt

Parrot and Jigger
Station Village
499 Hutt Road
Lower Hutt

Phone: +64 (04) 566-0712
Fax: +64 (04) 566-0713

Brewpub
Opened November 1, 1991.
Brewer: Glen Collier.
Petone Brewery
340 Jackson Street
Petone
Lower Hutt

Phone: +64 (04) 568-8481
Fax: +64 (04) 568-8481

Microbrewery
Polar Brewing
47 Udy Street
Petone
Lower Hutt

Phone: +64 (025) 419-144

Microbrewery

Mangatainoka

Tui Brewery
(DB Breweries)
Mangatainoka

Microbrewery
14.0 points / 1 beer
Opened 1889.

Marlborough

Renwick Breweries (NZ) Ltd.
Cork and Keg Pub
Inkerman Street
Renwick
Marlborough

Phone: +64 (03) 572-9328
Fax: +64 (03) 572-9325

Brewpub
Opened June 1, 1992.
Brewer: Nathan McCrorie.
Capacity 3,000 barrels.

Masterton

Burridges Brewery
Queen Street North
Masterton

Phone: +64 (06) 377-1102
Fax: +64 (06) 377-1102

Brewpub
Opened June 1, 1996.

Napier

Hawkes Bay Independent Brewery
42 Holden Street
Onekawa
Napier

Phone: +64 (06) 843-3719
Fax: +64 (06) 843-2671

Microbrewery
Opened December 1, 1995.
Brewer: Tony Davies.

Nelson

Duncan's Founder's Brewery
Founders Historic Park
87 Atawhai Drive
Nelson

Phone: +64 (03) 548-4638
Fax: +64 (03) 548-4518

Brewpub - Planned
Brewer: John Duncan.
Harringtons Brewery
53 Beach Road
Nelson

Phone: +64 (03) 544-8675
Fax: +64 (03) 544-8675

Microbrewery
Opened November 1, 1997.
Brewer: Craig Harrington.
Lighthouse Brewery
280 Hardy Street
Nelson

Phone: +64 (03) 548-8983

Microbrewery
Opened July 1, 1996.
Brewer: Dick Tout.
Nelson Bays Brewery
89 Pascoe Street
Tahunanui
Nelson

Phone: +64 (03) 547-8097
Fax: +64 (03) 547-8097

Microbrewery
Opened November 1, 1993.
Brewer: Brett Newcombe.
Roc Mac
660 Main Road
Stoke
Nelson

Phone: +64 (03) 547-5357
Fax: +64 (03) 547-6876

Microbrewery
Opened September 1, 1981.
Brewer: Tracy Banner.

New Plymouth

Egmont Brewing
81-83 Devon Street West
New Plymouth

Phone: +64 (06) 757-2712
Fax: +64 (06) 757-2712

Microbrewery

Onekaka

Mussel Inn
Onekaka

Phone: +64 (03) 525-9241
Fax: +64 (03) 525-9241

Brewpub
Opened November 1, 1997.
Brewer: Andy and Jane Dixon.

Pahiatua

DB Breweries Ltd.
Tui Brewery
Main Road
Mangatinoka
Pahiatua

Phone: +64 (06) 376-7549
Fax: +64 (06) 376-9799

Large Brewery
Formerly Dominion Breweries.

Paihia, Bay of Islands

Twin Pines Brewhouse
Puketona Road
Haruru Falls
Paihia, Bay of Islands

Phone: +64 (09) 402-7195

Microbrewery

Palmerston North

Shamrock Brewing
267 Main Street
Palmerston North

Phone: +64 (06) 355-2130
Fax: +64 (06) 358-3782

Brewpub
Opened November 1, 1996.
Brewer: Daniel Hosking.

Papakura

Takanini Breweries
Papakura

Microbrewery - Closed

Queenstown

McNeills Cottage Brewery
14 Church Street
Queenstown

Phone: +64 (03) 442-9688
Fax: +64 (03) 442-7480

Brewpub
Opened May 1, 1992.
Brewer: Steve Hagerty.

Stratford

O'Neill's Brewing
4281 Mountain Road
Ngaere
Stratford

Phone: +64 (06) 764-7209
Fax: +64 (06) 764-8313

Microbrewery

Taranaki

Coastal Brewery
61 Main Road South
Manaia
Taranaki

Phone: +64 (06) 274-8240
Fax: +64 (06) 274-8240

Brewpub
Opened 1996.
Brewer: Peter Taylor.
White Cliffs Brewing
Main Road North (State Highway 3)
4.5 km north of Urenui
Taranaki

Phone: +64 (06) 752-3676
Fax: +64 (06) 752-3676

Microbrewery
Opened September 1, 1989.
Brewer: Mike Johnson.

Tauranga

Waiheke Brewery
Otumoetai
Tauranga

Microbrewery
Formerly Rose n Fern

Timaru

DB Breweries Ltd.
Mainland Brewery
Sheffield Street
Washdyke
Timaru

Phone: +64 (03) 633-2095
Fax: +64 (03) 688-2225

Large Brewery
Brewer: Nick Duncan.
Formerly Dominion Breweries.

Turangi

Club Habitat Brewery
25 Ohuanga Road
Turangi

Phone: +64 (07) 386-7492
Fax: +64 (07) 386-0106

Brewpub
Opened 1998.
Brewer: Hamish Betteridge.

Waiheke Island

Waiheke Brewery
82 Onetangi Road
Waiheke Island

Phone: +64 (09) 372-6130

Microbrewery

Wanaka

Wanaka Beerworks
SH 6, RD 2
Wanaka

Phone: +64 (03) 443-1865
Fax: +64 (03) 443-1862

Microbrewery
Opened September 1, 1998.
Brewer: Brian Cope.

Wellington

Anchor Brewery
Wellington

Microbrewery - Closed
Loaded Hog
14-18 Bond Street
Wellington

Phone: +64 (04) 472-9160
Fax: +64 (04) 472-9563

Microbrewery
New Zealand Breweries
Wellington


Large Brewery

Westport

Miner's Brewery
10 Lyndhurst Street
Westport

Phone: +64 (03) 789-6201
Fax: +64 (03) 789-6201

Microbrewery
Opened September 1, 1993.
Brewer: Dean Lanplough.

Whangarei

Northland Brewery
104 Lower Dent Street
Whangarei

Phone: +64 (09) 438-4664

Microbrewery
Opened December 1, 1994.
Brewer: Rick Mason.


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