Australians are amongst the biggest beer drinkers in the world. Beer - and breweries - comprise a symbolic part of Australian social culture. In recent years, the microbrewery trend has gained traction, with an increase in the number of small-scale beer producers brewing boutique beers and ciders.
This FACT indicates the total number of microbreweries in each state and territory from the year 2018. The state with the higest number of microbrewerys is Victoria at 151 brewerys. Conversely, The Northern Territory is at the opposite end with 3 local brewerys. The data were collected in 2018.