Tuesday, 21 May 2013

intersting job if you want a bit of extra cash and are free on friday afternoons...

from seek.com:
http://www.seek.com.au/Job/beer-tasters-best-job-in-the-world/in/melbourne-melbourne/24553958
 
The Tasting Team ABN 57 587 071 363 coordinates tasting staff in Melbourne, Sydney, Queensland, South Australia & Perth.

We are currently looking for Craft Beer fanatics, who have a real passion for Craft Beer and the Brewing Process.
Your role is to run tastings at liquor stores & pubs in and around Melbourne showcasing a range of Craft Beers. You will be providing free samples as well as educting the public on new and exciting products.


Tastings run for 3 hours on Fridays and Saturdays between the hours of 3-8pm
You MUST be available to work Friday, with the possibility of also a Saturday, but candidates that are available for both are preferred.
Staff will be paid $100 per 3 hour tasting session.
(ie.$33.33 per hour)
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We are looking for people who have a real passion for Craft Beer, combined with a little background knowledge. Successful applicants will be given a full training session on the beers, combined with on the job training from the product representatives. However, we already expect you to be familiar with different craft beers and brands.


If you would like to apply please complete the following by Friday, 7th June:

Email apply@thetastingteam.com.au with the following:

Tell us a little bit about yourself, including:

  • Why you would be the best candidate for this job or a story of your favorite craft beer
    (ie. I am a Little Creatures fanatic, I absolutely love the uniqueness of Matso's Mango Beer, I have the gift of the gab, enjoy talking & this job would be perfect for my uni schedule, etc.)
  • Relevant experience applicable to this job
  • Include 2 references
  • A copy of your RSA certificate
  • A photo of yourself


Successful applicants will receive an email to schedule an interview.

This is a great opportunity to join an exciting and motivated team, that is passionate about Craft Beers, while also given the chance to earn that extra bit of spending money and having a job that they love doing.

Sunday, 19 May 2013

Images from Foster 2013

Photos by Frank.
From May 19, 2013

Wednesday, 8 May 2013

anyone up for trying cocaine beer?

cocaine beer now selling in Bolivia. They claim it helps with altitude sickness and is popular with backpackers (what a surprise!)

read the full story here:

http://www.beerandbrewer.com/_blog/News/post/altitude-sickness-try-cocaine-beer/

Saturday, 4 May 2013

May Meeting Brycie's