South African Resources


Craft Beer Association of South Africa (CBASA)

  • Dedicated to unifying and growing the craft beer community in South Africa.
  • Visit CBASA

Beer Association of South Africa (BASA)

  • Represents the main beer manufacturers in South Africa, advocating for the industry.
  • Visit BASA

BeerEx Africa

  • Major conference and expo dedicated to the beer industry, held annually in Cape Town.
  • Visit BeerEx Africa

African Beer Cup

  • Largest beer competition on the continent, recognizing the best beers brewed in Africa.
  • Visit African Beer Cup

Beertime Podcast

  • Podcast dedicated to the beer industry, discussing trends and interviews with brewers.
  • Visit Beertime Podcast

On Tap Magazine

  • South Africa’s only dedicated beer magazine, covering local and international beer scenes.
  • Visit On Tap Magazine

SouthYeasters Homebrewers Club

Worthog Brewers Association

  • Homebrewers association in Gauteng, offering resources and community for homebrewers.
  • Visit Worthog Brewers

Brew Routes South Africa

  • Showcasing South Africa’s craft beer scene, promoting local breweries to tourists.
  • Visit Brew Routes

South African National Beer Trophy (SANBT)

  • Prestigious beer competition celebrating the best beers brewed in South Africa.
  • Visit SANBT

Beer Boot Camp

  • A week of beer and brewing-related events with a full-day symposium for South African brewers and enthusiasts.
  • Visit Beer Boot Camp

  • Promotes beer culture and variety in South Africa with initiatives like the Beer Passport.
  • Visit BeerTroopers


International Resources


Beer Judge Certification Program (BJCP)

  • Certifies and ranks beer judges through an examination process covering brewing aspects, beer styles, and judging procedures.
  • Visit BJCP

Institute of Brewing & Distilling (IBD)

  • Provides education and training for professionals in the brewing and distilling industries.
  • Visit IBD