Beer and cider

South Australia boasts premium regionally produced beer and cider loved by local and overseas consumers.

South Australia is home to Coopers Brewery, the largest Australian-owned brewery.

Coopers is also the world’s largest producer of home brewing equipment.

In 2011, Coopers were selected to brew and distribute Sapporo Premium Beer, one of Japan’s most popular beers.

In the same year, the company was named the world’s top family business, beating brands including Ford and Estee Lauder.

The brewery is run by fifth generation Coopers descended from founder Thomas Cooper and recently celebrated its 150th anniversary

Page Last Reviewed: 20 Jul 2016
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