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Cascade Brewery

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Address: 140 Cascade Rd, Hobart, Tasmania 7004, Australia
Phone Number:
+61 3 6224 1117
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Step inside Australia's oldest operating brewery, nestled at the foot of...

Step inside Australia's oldest operating brewery, nestled at the foot of the majestic Mount Wellington, to learn how Cascade has been crafting beer since 1832. Our guides will share Cascade's fabled recipe; a dash of history, a healthy dose of Tasmania's finest ingredients and a generous serve of brewing craft. You can take a tour or just relax and enjoy Cascade beers and Mercury ciders, savour a delicious lunch and wander our three acres of heritage gardens.

The Visitor Centre is open 7 days a week between 10am - 5pm, excluding Good Friday and Christmas day and tours operate daily.

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Nice tour

Nice, detailed tour of historic brewery with tastings. Save your appetite after tour will give you discount on food. Good lunch menu selection and nice picnic area.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Nice, detailed tour of historic brewery with tastings. Save your appetite after tour will give you discount on food. Good lunch menu selection and nice picnic area.

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Hillarys, Australia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I didn't go on the brewery tour, I just went to sample the beer. I was really disappointed with the beer. If you're in Hobart and want to try some great beers go to MONA. You can sample the range of Moo Brew.

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Julia Creek, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband did the tour so I took the kids to eat and look around the gardens. Meal was great and very good service. Staff very friendly. Gardens were just beautiful. Lots of pretty flowers and kept kids amused running around all the paths for close to an hour.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The brewery is in a gorgeous setting. The garden being a lovely place to have a bite to eat and a drink. I opted for the tasting plate of beers which were all delicious. We only went for a small shared plate which was excellent. The food I saw looked great Unfortunately we didn't have time for a tour of... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The best attraction to see in Hobart is the home to Cascade Brewery. Built in the 1800s and still standing today and producing the same beer. A fantastic in depth guided tour through the brewery on their history and production. Walk back across the road for free beer tasting in the restaurant. Beautiful gardens to enjoy with a Jazz band... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Wow what a fantastic tour, we had Sam as our guide, he was excellent. Interacted with everyone, am sure everyone in our group enjoyed it. His sense of humour was very much appreciated. Will recommend this tour for everyone.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The summary of the tour is you go on a walking tour of the brewery across the road and then come back for a tasting...and all for 20 bucks..done...I'm not crazy about beer but it still was a must...very funny commentary by the tour guide and very informative...we went when the factory was t running which is better because of... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Sunday afternoons are Jazz afternoons, absolutely beautiful spot to sit in the sun, enjoy a few beers, some pleasant conversation and a lovely assortment of live music. The backdrop of the picturesque brewery building just adds to the atmosphere, and the gardens are wonderful to wander round. Well worth a trip to spend a few hours away from the busy... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We didn't do the tour but visited the restaurant and had a lovely meal in the garden whilst trying some of their beers. All meals were lovely. The gardens are great to sit in whilst eating your lunch.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

On the way back from Mount Wellington we ducked into the cascade brewery for a coffee and a brew. The visitor's centre is a nicely appointed building and garden located across the road and with a view of the brewery and mount wellington. We didn't have time to take a tour, and instead took a table outside and the staff... More 

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