Carlton & United Breweries



1982 – CUB buys Sydney’s Tooths & Co Limited Breweries.

1983 – the Kent Brewery was sold to CUB

1983 – Pastoral brewing and resources conglomerate, Elders IXL, successfully bids for CUB.

1983 – CUB closes its Victoria Brewery, East Melbourne.

1984 – The Matilda Bay Brewing company was formed in Fremantle, Western Australia by a group of passionate men who got together at the famous Sail and Anchor Hotel.

1987 – CUB closes its brewery in Bouverie Street, Carlton.

1988 – Powers Brewery commences production at Yatala, Queensland.