Ticket sales

Ticket information will be released soon!

Licencing, entry and acceptable behaviour

Entry to the event will be granted only to persons 18 years and over. We will ask you for proof of age if you look under 25, so make sure you bring some ID along. Alcohol will be served in compliance with Responsible Service of Alcohol mandates. This means that:

  • we will not allow entry to anyone under (or suspected to be under) 18 years;
  • intoxicated persons will not be supplied with any further alcohol; and
  • disorderly conduct will not be tolerated.

Sale of alcohol at Beer Day Out is available for on-premise purchase only; takeaway sales are not permitted.

Food options

Food on offer at Beer Day Out 2018 will be all about local businesses. Local restaurants will be holding food stands along with other local produce.

Transport and parking

The location for Beer Day Out 2016  is 5 minutes from the city centre at Thoroughbred Park, Lyneham.




Use one of the many taxi ranks around Canberra to catch a cab to the venue, or phone one of the taxi services to book a vehicle:

  • Cab Xpress 1300 222 977 or use the iPhone and Android booking apps
  • Canberra Elite 6239 3666 or visit canberraelite.com.au to book ahead
  • Silver Service 133 100
  • Wheelchair accessible taxis need to be booked ahead through 13WATS (13 92 87).
  • Uber
Private car

Thoroughbred Park is easily accessible via Randwick Road, just off Northborne Ave. Go to www.whereis.com or maps.google.com.au for directions from your location.

If you choose to drive to the event, please remember to be mindful of the legal blood alcohol concentration limits and drive safely. Better yet, get a group together and agree on one person to be the designated driver!

First aid and emergency services

St John’s ambulance will have a staffed tent onsite and will be ready to mitigate medical risks and respond immediately in the event of any accident or emergency. These staff will be easily recognisable in their uniforms. Should you need first aid assistance at any time during the event, please go directly to their tent.

You will be required to follow all directions given by Beer Day Out staff, emergency services and security personnel should any emergency situations occur. These directions will be necessary to ensure the safety and well being of all patrons.


Security personnel will be onsite before, during and after the event. Beer Day Out will implement a zero tolerance policy for any anti-social or intoxicated behaviour. If you have any concerns or require assistance, please approach the security personnel directly or let Beer Day Out staff know.


There will be a designated smoking section outlined by ACT Liquor Licencing, this will be clearly marked as you enter the venue.

Disability access

Beer Day Out is held on the ground floor of the main building at Thoroughbred Park with easy wheelchair access.


Some breweries may choose to have merchandise for sale at their stands.


Like all big events, we will need the assistance of volunteers to help out on the day. In exchange for free entry and drink vouchers, we are seeking people to help keep the venue clean, run stock to stands and others duties as required. If you are interested in volunteering at the event, please email info@beerdayout.com.au.