Grain Store x Modus Christmas Dinner #6 2019

Thursday 12th December @6pm
$120 per person

Almost the silly season once again!

That means it almost time for our annual Christmas Beer Dinner with our good mates from Modus Operandi.

Again we will be putting on a 7 course Christmas themed dinner paired up with 7 amazing Modus Beers.

Comedy by the witty Steve Philp

Live Caricatures by Cartoonist David Green – 100% of all fees for caricatures will be donated to The Mark Hughes Foundation


By |October 17th, 2019|Events|0 Comments

Indie Beer Day 2019

Saturday October 26th ~ All day
Join us all day to celebrate all things Independent beer with a special toast @2pm!
In what is the first of a new annual event curated by Independent Brewers Association, that is hoping to have Australia raise a glass of great Indie Beer, for us here at The Grain Store its what we do all day every day… what can we do??

Well, we will be assembling all the Trophy winners, champion brewers & some Gold medal winners from the recent IBA Indies Awards & filling all 21 of our taps with Indies Award winning Beers.

It will include beers by;

Dainton Beer
Modus Operandi Brewing Co.
Hunter Beer Co.
Mismatch Brewing Company
Stomping Ground Beer Hall Collingwood
Sydney Brewery
Bright Brewery
Sauce Brewing Co.
Nail Brewing
3 Ravens Brewery
Fixation Brewing Co
All Hands Brewing House
BentSpoke Brewing Co
Van Dieman Brewing
Balter Brewing Company
Stone & Wood Brewing
Hope Estate
Wayward Brewing Company
Batch Brewing Company
Black Hops Brewing


By |October 15th, 2019|Events|0 Comments

Oktoberfest Weekend 2019

When Friday 11th & Saturday 12th Oktober

Doors open at 11am each day, No Bookings & Entry is FREE

Kids Welcome.

Newcastle’s original, traditional & best Oktoberfest.

Full 21 Tap Oktoberfest Celebration
Including – Imported Bavarian Fest Biers & German Craft Beers
This year we will also have German Wine available.

Beers from Weihenstephaner the worlds oldest brewery plus  many more including:
Benediktiner, Konig, DAB, Erdinger, Mahrs, Maisels Weisse,

Landbier Zwickl, Weltenburger, Bitburger, Kostrizer, Gaffel Koelsch,

Traditional Bier Hall  seating & Menu Running all day/night.
Including our famous Bavarian Share Platter.

German Dance Performances – Friday evening, Saturday Afternoon & Evening

Live Omm-Pah tunes by Rockordian (Friday evening & Saturday afternoon/night)

Don’t forget your Lederhosen & Dirndl

By |September 19th, 2019|Events|0 Comments

Death Of Winter Tap Blackout

Black Friday 13th September
13 TAPS of BLACK Beer
FREE Event – No Bookings Required.

Featuring our special Cellar Selection from Stone & Wood Brewing
2018 Stone Beer
2019 Stone Beer
2018 Stone Beer Barrel Aged
‘X’ 10th Anniversary Imperial Stout
Counter Culture Release – It’d be Rude Not to (French Toast Milk Stout)

Plus a selection of Australia’s best Black beers including:

> Boatrocker – Ramjet 2019 – Starwood Whisky Barrel Aged Imperial Stout – 11.5%
> Thirsty Crow – Vanilla Milk Stout – 5.2%
> Nail – 2015 Clout Stout – RIS – 10.5%
> BentSpoke – Coco Hop Milkshake IPA – 5.6%%
> Bridge Road Brewers – Brew 2000 – Bourbon Barrel Aged Brett B2 Bomber X Imperial Stout – 10.0%
> Modus Operandi .- V – Barrel Aged RIS (5th Birthday Release) – 13.2%
> Wayward Brewing Company – Coffee & Donuts Milk Stout – 6.0%
> Big Shed Brewing Concern – Golden Stout Time 5.4%
> Sauce Brewing Co. O Cascadia – Cascadian Dark Ale – 5.5%
> Kaiju! – Cthulhu on the Moon – Black IPA – 6.5%
> Hope Estate – Chocolate Milk Porter – 5.5%
> Hunter Beer Co.- Bock – Black Lager – 5.5%
> Holgate – Double Stout – Red Wine Barrel Aged – 8.0%
> Holgate – Temptress – Choc Porter – – 6.0%

By |August 2nd, 2019|Events|0 Comments

International #IPADay 2019

Hoppy IPA Day to one & all, we have lined up our biggest & best 100% IPA tap list ever this year!



Plus a Special IPA Day Burger “The Flaming Chook Burger” – Fried Buttermilk Chicken, Jalapeños, Lettuce, shredded red cheddar & Chipotle Aioli works perfect alongside a IPA!

By |August 2nd, 2019|Events|0 Comments

GABS Newcastle 2019

GABS Tap Showcase Newcastle 2019

June 6th, 7th & 8th

It is almost the beer lovers Christmas time again GABS Time, we are taking our annual Tap Showcase event up a notch or two this year, rolling out the fun over 3 big days. The very fun & talented The Rehab Brass Band will be in the house each night PLUS the Friday will be CRAZY HAT Day, prizes for the craziest hats.

40+ of the best GABS beers will be hitting the taps.

Burger & GABS Paddle Deals

By |May 23rd, 2019|Events|0 Comments

Knights Home Games 2019

Heading to any of the Knights home games this year ???

You can start your evening off here at The Grain Store, then grab a free shuttle bus (with your game ticket) to the ground every 15mins from 2hrs before kickoff and up to an hour after the final whistle. The 1st stop heads off from Queens Wharf so just a short stroll or jump on the light rail for 1 stop.

Plus catch all of their games LIVE on our big screen!

Go Knights!

By |March 15th, 2019|Events|0 Comments

Bentspoke BeerGustation IV 2019

Join us for what will be the fourth annual dinner with the Canberra based Bentspoke team, our kitchen crew will delicately pair a mouth watering 6 course menu with some amazing beers. Hot off their recent success in the latest Hottest 100 GABS beer poll, with Crankshaft again taking out 3rd place, plus 4 other beers polling high resulting in Bentspoke taking out 20% of the top 25 beers.

Includes a SpecTAPular lineup of 30 different Bentspoke Brews hitting our taps during the night!

When – Thursday 28th March, which is the Thursday prior to the Newcastle Beer Fest which also features the Grain Store X Bentspoke Lounge.

By |February 15th, 2019|Events|0 Comments

St Patricks Day 2019

Join us Sunday March 17 for St Patricks Day at The Grain Store. We’ll have some special Irish meals running for the day including Dublin Coddle w/ Soda Bread, Irish Sausage w/ Champ, Lamb Stew w/ Soda Bread and a Beef & Stout Pie w/ Colcannon

With Live music from John and Maggie Carty followed by Miggeldy Higgins featuring special guests Steel City Sue, J.J.King Irish Soul and Bill Wiseman.

We will also have 7 Imported Irish Beers & Ciders flowing from the taps!

Open from 11am. NO bookings required. Free Entry

By |February 15th, 2019|Events|0 Comments

Super Bowl 2019

Super Bowl LIII

Monday Feb 4 we’ll be open from 9am for Super Bowl 53

Come down and enjoy the PATRIOTS v RAMS in the big game with 21 taps of Independently owned Australian beer & cider, and food from our American diner inspired menu including our famous buffalo wings, ribs, burgers, pizzas & more…

We’ll have our big projector screen with sound running plus both mirror TV’s and our new extra flat screens so there won’t be a bad spot to watch Americas biggest game!

Plus 4 special US beers on tap including;

Stone – Scorpion Bowl

Stone – Stone Ripper

Three Weavers – Expatriate

Three Weavers – Seafarer


By |January 10th, 2019|Events|0 Comments