Welcome to Hop Products Australia
HPA’s farms have been growing hops in Australia for more than 150 years. Our team is made up of a great bunch of people who are as passionate about beer as they are about hops.
Through our dedicated hop breeding program we have recently introduced a number of proprietary flavour hops, in addition to our aroma and bittering varieties.
We’re proud to play a part in creating memorable flavours and distinct aromas in hundreds of different beers enjoyed in pubs, restaurants, bars and backyards around the world.
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More subtle in character, Ella™ (previously known as Stella) packs less of an upfront punch than her big sister Galaxy™, but is no less of a star.> Read more
The Hop Flavour Spectrum has been created through years of research, experimentation and conversations with brewers, and by tasting a few beers along the way. It’s what we believe, and we ...> Learn more
22 January 2016
We don’t typically publish mid-season commentary on the progress and expected outcomes of the hop crop.> Read more
15 December 2015
So you’ve been out on-farm during harvest, likely picked a few fresh cones off the bine, and smelt like hop oils for the rest of the day.> Read more
Celebrating 150 years
In 2015 Bushy Park Estates in Tasmania, Australia celebrated its 150th consecutive hop harvest.
See 1950s footage of Henry Shoobridge, then owner of the estate, surveying the farm in all stages of harvest.
Where to find us
Bushy Park Estates
Derwent Valley, Tasmania
It’s 55km north of Hobart, and pretty close to the edge of the world. Welcome to Bushy Park, the birthplace of Australian hops.
Rostrevor Hop Gardens
At the foothills of Mount Buffalo National Park in the small hamlet of Eurobin, Rostrevor grows hops for brewers across Australia and around the world.