Bendigo Beer News No Time To Rest
Bendigo Beer News The Beers
Bendigo Beer News Festival Maps
Bendigo Beer News Important updates and info

Bendigo On The Hop

Bendigo On The Hop logo

Tickets on sale now!

Bendigo On The Hop is Bendigo Beer’s flagship event. It’s one of the most unique beer festivals in Australia.

Indie brewers from all over the country come to our regional Victorian city to show their wares and are hosted by indie-beer supporting bars, pubs, cafes and restaurants across Bendigo’s beautiful CBD.

holgate brewhouse
The Crafty Pint logo

Bendigo On The Hop 2023


11 am – 6 pm

Ticket includes samples and festival glass.

Latest News

Check out the latest news about the upcoming Bendigo On The Hop beer festival.

General Info


Bendigo On The Hop is a COVIDsafe event. Festival-goers should adhere to all current rules and guidance, such as when to wear masks, social distancing and venue capacity.


Bendigo Beer is a volunteer-run organisation. To make Bendigo On The Hop the success that it is, we need a few extra hands on the day.

Register your interest if you’d like to be a part of this amazing festival. We’ll make it worth your while.

The Hub

The Bendigo Beer Hub is the place to go for any information or questions you may have on the day.

Merchandise from Bendigo On The Hop, the breweries and Bendigo Beer will also be available from the hub.


Bendigo On The Hop is a winter beer festival. You will be walking outside between venues so please dress appropriately.

Indie Beer

All the beer on offer at Bendigo On The Hop is made by Independent Breweries.

Other Drinks

Bendigo On The Hop is a beer festival. The festival beers will be the only alcoholic beverages available for purchase from the venues throughout the day.

If you or one of your group is not normally a beer drinker, we encourage you to keep an open mind. Bendigo On The Hop is about trying new things. We’re quietly confident there’s a beer to suit everyone.

Acceptable Behaviour

Patrons are required to follow venue rules. Venues have a right to refuse service to anyone violating these rules.

Please do not drink in the streets between venues. Bendigo has a restriction on drinking in the CBD streets and you may be fined.

This is an 18+ event. ID will be required when checking in.

Keep track on social media

BB Flags