Oktoberfest is an annual home-brewed beer competition organised and run by the Bayside Brewers.


Entries are open for all German Style Beers.

Entries are open to all Victorian only independent and club-affiliated amateur brewers.


Pale German Ale

Kristall Weizen / Hefeweizen / Dunkelweizen / Weizenbock / Light Weizen / Dusseldorf Altbier / North German Altbier / Kolsch

Pale Lager

Munich Helles / Dortmunder / German Pilsner

Dark Lager

Vienna / Marzen - Oktoberfest / Munich Dunkel / Schwarzbier / Smoked Marzen

Bock Beers

Maibock / Traditional Bock / Doppelbock / Eisbock

Trophies & Awesome Prizes Awarded For:

Champion Brewer, Champion Beer, 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in each category and Best Novice Brewer.

Oktoberfest Entry Form Download

Drop off locations:

Grain and Grape (5/280 Whitehall St Yarraville 3013)

The Brewer’s Den (253 Dorset Rd Boronia 3155)

Keg King (2/33-35 Smith Road, Springvale 3131)

Home Make-it (4/158 Wellington Road, Clayton VIC 3168)

One Stop Bar Shop (3/161 Mornington-Tyabb Road Mornington 3931)

Greensborough Homebrewing (22 Louis Street Greensborough 3088)