Meetings & Events

Just about every month there’s something happening in the club. Being a member gives you access to all the events. Check out what’s happening at Wort Hogs in the next few months, including chapter meetings, beer festivals and collaboration brew days. Find them here, save the date and get your brewing and drinking skills on.

  • 8 July – Haarties Meeting
    • 10:00 at Chameleon Brewery

This month Ruaan van den Berg will talk about filtration and show us how it’s done.
Peter Hampshire is talking about how to start all grain brewing on a budget then Gareth Todd is speaking about how they started brewing and will run a taste demonstration on beer carbonation – conditioning in bottles vs beer gun bottles.
Bring your beer for League Tasting!!

  • 20 July – East Rand Meeting
    • 18:30 for 19:00 at Werner’s Bistro

The annual “Christmas in July” meeting with a warmer, richer meal and darker beer.

  • 29 July – East Rand Winter Beer Festival
    • 10:00 – 15:00 at the Bedfordview Scouts Hall

Tickets – R35 per person – free beer thereafter!

The focus will be typically on Winter Style beers , but you are welcome to bring along whatever you have brewed.
Further details will follow closer to the date. Also a reminder that there will be a “people’s choice” competition and we are hoping to have a “BJCP” competition on the day with prizes. More Info.

  • 5 August – Brew day
    • 10:00 at the (new) Ale House

The Hartbeespoort chapter will be hosting a brew day from 10:00. Bring your kit and brew together! Check the Facebook group for more info as it’s posted.

  • 9 September – Hartbeespoort meeting
    • 10:00 at Chameleon Brewery

The Harties meetings are now going to be in the mornings. Check the Facebook group for more info as it’s posted.

  • 14 October – Brew Day
    • 10:00 at Lazy Lizard

The Hartbeespoort chapter will be hosting a brew day from 10:00. Bring your kit and brew together! Check the Facebook group for more info as it’s posted.

  • 11 November – Hartbeespoort meeting
    • 10:00 at Chameleon Brewery

The Harties final meeting of the year. Check the Facebook group for more info as it’s posted.