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James Boag & Sons, Launceston
(4.3/5 based on 280+ 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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  • Stopped for beer and pies. Asked to wait 15 minutes for the trio of pies which eventually arrived 50 minutes later. Would have thought they would have been better prepared for lunchtime orders when th...  more »
  • Couldn't resist a stop at the James Boags Brewery for $10 paddles in their great little outdoor beer garden. The staff were very knowledgeable about the beers and made sure we made the most of our vis...  more »
  • Perfect choice today. Inside and outside seating, clean and fresh. I chose the pie taster... Three little pies with a Boags Beer of choice. Pies were scrumptious; chicken and camembert, pepper steak a...  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