Carlton & United Breweries

History


1960s

Yinnar Hotel - 46-48 Main-St, Yinnar, VIC

Above Yinnar Hotel – 46-48 Main-St, Yinnar, VIC

1961 – Queensland Brewery in Brisbane, Toowoomba Brewery, and Fitzroy Brewery in Rockhampton, acquired by CUB.

1962 – Richmond Brewery acquired.

1967 – Carlton Draught officially named and introduced as packaged beer.

Inspection Line - Abbotsford Brewery

1967 – Stubby beer bottle is released.

1967 – The Cascade Brewery was struck by fire and a large part of the building was wiped out.

1968 – Courage Brewery commences brewing at Melbourne.

Below – Shipping Fosters and VB to Australian troops in Vietnam.

Shipping Fosters and VB to Australian troops in Vietnam