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.