The ‘Beer Fest 2018’ package includes two nights’ accommodation (Friday 23 and Saturday 24 March) at the 4-star Mercure Canberra, a 4-pack of award-winning Sydney Brewery beer or cider, free entry to the beer fest, 5 tasting tickets for beer fest, breakfast each morning and a 4pm check out on Sunday, allowing a full weekend to experience the ‘buzz’ of Canberra. The package is available from $199 per room per night twin share (conditions apply).

Mercure Canberra combines heritage character with modern comforts. Opened in 1927, the hotel is set around an impressive internal courtyard and offers spacious grounds to relax. Superbly located, the hotel is moments from the city centres’ shops, bars, restaurants and major attractions. The Mercure offers a variety of accommodation options, along with a gym, a restaurant, bistro, bar and beer garden.


To Book, please contact the hotel directly on the below:

02 6243 0000 or email

not bookable online


Canberra Craft Beer and Cider Festival’s returning Saturday 24th March 2018 11am-6pm

A day where where beer and cider enthusiasts can enjoy a broad range of craft offerings and meet the ‘who’s who of brews’.  With the below on offer:

* Craft breweries showcasing up to 150 beers & Ciders
* Local gourmet food stores
* LIVE entertainment
* Entertainment throughout the day
* Expression Sessions with industry identities
* Beer & food Matching 
* Meet the brewers
* Give-aways
* Jumping castle
* Charity raffle
To find out more about this great day out, Click Here