Behind Brisbane Brewing Co

Meet Grant Clark

Behind Brisbane Brewing Co

The Good Guide is all about showcasing local. Local really is lovely, and this local legend creates bold brews and tasty chews, and is one of the founding brew-fathers of craft beer in Brisbane with two friendly, fabulous and fun venues... West End's Brisbane Brewing Co and Woolloongabba's Brewhouse.

This genuine guy likes to get hoppy and is passionate about beer (and his family - not in that order of course!).. try what's on tap (like the Strawberry Milkshake IPA). Do your good self a flavour... meet Grant Clark... and join the brew-therhood of craft-beer lovers...

Name: Grant Clark

Nickname: Clarkie. The Cheese.

Job Title: Owner/Director/Maintenance

Venue: Brewhouse Brisbane and Brisbane Brewing Co.

What do you love about what you do? I love that no two days are the same. The challenges of running a business are numerous, and I enjoy conquering each challenge

Describe a day in your life: Wake Up, hug the kids, fix something, fix something else, plan for the next day, meetings, then home.

What's your life’s philosophy? Life’s for the living – give everything a go.

5 words that describe you: resourceful, honest, hard working, truthful, thoughtful

What did you want to be when you grew up? Anything in the field of electrics

3 people you would invite to a dinner party?

1) Albert Einstein,

2) Obama,

3) Robin Williams

If you were a bird, what would you be? An Eagle living in a mountainous region like Austria

What would you do in an alternate universe? Inventor

If you were kidnapped and held for ransom, what TV series (past or present) would you have rescue you? MacGyver

Favourite holiday destination? Tuscany

Favourite Brisbane places;

Eat – Bacchus

Drink – Brewhouse

Chef – Our Chefs are both amazing: Andrew and Paul, love your work

Relax – Bike riding along the Brisbane river

Shop – I rarely shop, but if I do, probably Carindale

To impress – Southbank precint

Event – State of Origin

Sundays – Brisbane Brewing Co

Brisbane's best-kept secret? I’m still looking for it

Words of wisdom? It’s too easy to do the right thing

Next exciting thing for me - building my own house