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Thanks to all who participated in the Gold Coast Amateur Brewing Competition.

There were 260 entries judged and 353 registered participants, judges, and stewards.

Champion Brewer

Champion brewer calculated on the average over the brewer's entries with 3 entries. Benedict Roth - 43.34 David Nielsen - 41.67 Tim Connolly - 41 Ryan O’Neil - 40.83 Sam Middler - 40.5

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stBenedict Roth
Co-Brewer: Byron Van Zyl
Gose23G: GoseGoldCLUB

Champion Beer

Highest scoring beer in the competition

PlaceBrewerEntry NameStyleClub
1stBenedict Roth
Co-Brewer: Byron Van Zyl
Gose23G: GoseGoldCLUB

Winning Entries

Table 1: Table - 1B, 1C, 1D, 2A, 2B, 3B, 4A, 5A, 5B, 5D (33 entries)

1stBen SavageDid I do That? 3B: Czech Premimum Pale LagerToowoomba Society Of Beer Appreciation (TooSOBA) [Australia]
2ndSam Middler
Co-Brewer: ...Slime Man
Lowox Pils5D: German PilsGoldCLUB
3rdAlex Taubert
Co-Brewer: .....Slime Man
Captain Thumb Meatus' Kweelan Kölsch5B: KölschCQ Craft Brewers
HMMark WhittenLawnmower Special1B: American Lager

Table 2: Table 2 - 2C, 6A, 7A, 8A, 8B, 9A, 9C (17 entries)

1stTony Van Der LindenDanzig9C: Baltic PorterBrisbane Amateur Beer Brewers
2ndRyan ONeillMalty Marzen 6A: MärzenTuns of Anarchy (ToA) [Australia]
3rdGarth WilkoszZdzislaw Wilkosz9C: Baltic PorterWest Coast Brewers [Australia]
HMGarth WilkoszDouble Bubble9A: Doppelbock West Coast Brewers [Australia]

Table 3: Table 3 & 4 - 6B, 10A, 10B, 11A, 11C, 12A, 13B, 13C, 16A, 16B, 16C (38 entries)

1stTim ConnollySpecific Ale12A: British Golden AleToowoomba Society Of Beer Appreciation (TooSOBA) [Australia]
2ndLuke Ross
Co-Brewer: 1kg Of Galaxy
Uncle Jimmy’s Malt Monster 13A: Dark MildBrisbane Brewers Club [Australia]
3rdCameron MoleEnglish Bitter11A: Ordinary BitterGold Club

Table 5: Table 5 - 15B, 15C, 16D, 17D, 19A, 20A, 20B, 22C (18 entries)

1stRyan ONeillIrish Love15C: Irish Extra StoutTuns of Anarchy (ToA) [Australia]
2ndDavid NielsenHairy Swine 17D: English Barley WineBrisbane Amateur Beer Brewers
3rdJimi WallRegulator20A: American PorterTuns Of Anarchy

Table 6: Table 6 - 20C (11 entries)

1stGarth WilkoszThe Dark Horse20C: Imperial StoutWest Coast Brewers [Australia]
2ndGreg EberbachGreg Eberbach20C: Imperial StoutTUNS
3rdPaul Horton
Co-Brewer: Debz
Speedway Stout20C: Imperial StoutGold Club Associate

Table 7: Table 7 & 8 - 18B, 21A, 21B2, 21B4, 21B5, 21B6, 21C, 22A (51 entries)

1stArron StephensonMosaic IPA21A: American IPA
2ndBenn MartensParadox21B2: Black IPA Brisbane Brewers Club (BBC) [Australia]
3rdNeil HolmesAmerican IPA21A: American IPATuns of Anarchy (ToA) [Australia]

Table 9: Table 9 - 17B, 25B, 27A1 (16 entries)

1stJoshua KeenSaison 25B: Saison Tuns of Anarchy (ToA) [Australia]
2ndDavid NielsenNelson Saison25B: Saison Brisbane Amateur Beer Brewers
3rdSam Middler
Co-Brewer: …Slime Man
Country Helles27A1: Kellerbier GoldCLUB

Table 10: Table 10 - 3D, 24A, 25C, 26A, 26B, 26C, 26D, 27A5, LSX4, LSX5 (23 entries)

1stBenedict Roth
Co-Brewer: Byron Van Zyl
Graezen27A5: Piwo GrodziskieGoldCLUB
2ndPaul DoneleyBlack Forrest26D: Belgian Dark Strong AleTuns of Anarchy (ToA) [Australia]
3rdAndrew FoleyYou Know I Can't Eat Your Ghost Chips BroLSX5: New Zealand PilsnerGladstone Home Brewers Guild
HMDuncan LindleyPrague Noir3D: Czech Dark LagerBrisbane Brewers Club (BBC) [Australia]

Table 11: Table 11 - 27A8, 29A, 29B, 29C, 30A (18 entries)

1stJared SherwoodRaspberry Tart With Oat Pastry29A: Fruit Beer GoldCLUB (Gold Coast) [Australia]
2ndSam Jackson
Co-Brewer: Joe Wicking
Raspberry, Strawberry & Dragonfruit Sour29A: Fruit Beer
3rdBenedict RothChocolate Leftover Stout30A: Spice, Herb, or Vegetable Beer GoldCLUB

Table 12: Table 12 & 13 - 21B, 23A, 23B, 23D, 23E, 23F, 23G, 25A, 28A, 28B, 28C, 30C, 31B, 32A, 32B, 33B, 34C (35 entries)

1stBenedict Roth
Co-Brewer: Byron Van Zyl
Gose23G: GoseGoldCLUB
2ndJoshua PlaceFunkystein28A: Brett Beer Brisbane Brewers Club (BBC) [Australia]
3rdDan SvantessonDominium - Narva Anno 170032B: Specialty Smoked Beer