Where are the best value craft beer clubs?

Whether you’re new to craft beer or just fancy someone choosing the beers for you, there’s quite a few online services that can help you out.

We’ve had a look over 6 popular online beer subscription providers and jotted down what each had to offer and at what price, helping you get the best value beers in a box, delivered right to your door.

Our table below (prices correct as of 29 July 2019) is indexed by the lowest cost per beer, including shipping to your door. A number of the services regularly run promotions, so it’s well worth keeping an eye out if you’re in the market.

Pack NameBy Who?LocatedFrequencyVarietiesTotal Cans/BottlesTotal Cost (incl Metro P&P)Price per BeerWhat is it?
The BeerthusiastCarwyn CellarsVICMonthly712$59$4.92A dozen fridge ready ales ranging from easy drinking to unique and challenging.
16 PackCraft CartelNSWMonthly/
Quarterly
816$99$6.198 x unique craft beers (2 of each)
Beer BoxBucket BoysNSWMonthly/
Quarterly
1616$104$6.50 16 unique beers that are hand-selected each by our resident Certified Cicerone and delivered to you monthly or quarterly (you decide).
20 Can PackHops to HomeVICMonthly520$131.90$6.6020 fresh cans, 4 of each
The Speak EasyBeer CartelNSWMonthly1212$84.98$7.086 of the latest cans and 6 core range beers from Australia and Overseas
8 PackCraft CartelNSWMonthly/
Quarterly
88$59$7.388 x unique craft beers
A Subscription of 8 craft beersThe Beer CrateACTMonthly/
Quarterly
412$91$7.58These beers have been tasted and hand picked by us and we’ve decided that they’re worth promoting to you and your mates.
10 Can PackHops to HomeVICMonthly510$76.90$7.6910 fresh Cans, 2 of each
The Black Market – Limited EditionBeer CartelNSWMonthly1212$104.98$8.75Twelve different beers across a range of the most popular styles
Club WildCarwyn CellarsVICBi Monthly1212$108$9Bi-monthly box with a mixed dozen funky, sour, and otherwise wild ales
A Subscription of 12 craft beersThe Beer CrateACTMonthly/
Quarterly
48$72$9These beers have been tasted and hand picked by us and we’ve decided that they’re worth promoting to you and your mates.
The BootleggerBeer CartelNSWMonthly66$54.98$9.163 of the latest cans and 3 core range beers from Australia and Overseas
Club HopsCarwyn CellarsVICBi Monthly1212$129$10.75Bi-monthly cooler box with a mixed dozen of the freshest, tastiest hoppy beer we can find
Beer ExpertBucket BoysNSWQuarterly1616$175$10.94This box is for the über beer geek who expects nothing but the most interesting and unique range of flavours! 
For the CellarBucket BoysNSWBi Monthly44$150$37.50This one is for those of you who love the rare, the wierd and the wonderful. Every 2 months get 4 large-format bottles delivered to your door. 
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Australian Craft Beer Subscriptions - Compared!
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Australian Craft Beer Subscriptions - Compared!
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There's an increasing amount of beer club's in the marketplace, each offering to bring you the latest craft beers from Australia and further afield, but how do they compare? How many beers do you get and for how much? Let Beer Out West explain how they work.
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