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James Boag & Sons, Launceston

(4.4/5 based on 300+ reviews on the web)
Learn all about beer and receive an interesting history lesson at James Boag & Sons. The historical building and stories combined with the new brewing technology makes for an interesting contrast. Tour a working brewery on a large scale and enjoy a beer tasting, combined with the correctly accompanying cheese, at the end. To visit James Boag & Sons and other attractions in Launceston, use our Launceston trip itinerary maker.
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TripAdvisor
  • Very informative, interesting to see inside the working Brewery, great guide, witty, funny and well informed. Sampled three of the best at the end of the tour along with some cheese! 
  • Set in a historic building, visitors have the option to attend a tour ($33pp) sample a selection of beers on a tasting paddle($10) choose from a reasonable price menu or visit the Museum upstairs (fre...  more »
  • We did a tour in the afternoon on Australia Day and even though the factory was not operational it was still really enjoyable. Our tour guide was excellent in explaining the modern day beer making pro...  more »
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  • The guide was so passionate about our nation's favourite beverage. They've done their job and I'm now a Boagie for life. The beer and cheese tasting concluded a very delightful trip to the adult version of willy wonka.
  • Takes you through the history of the great beer from Tasmania. Loved the museum tour.
  • Cozy bar, good beer, good service and knowledgeable staff.
  • Highly entertaining tour guide. Well worth going along.
  • Awesome