Our Story

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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@lendymusic Cascade hops can be a bit random with time of flowering (burr) - wouldn't be overly concerned.

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The Hop Flavour Spectrum

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 ...

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Meet the Brewer: Will Tatchell, Van Diemen Brewing

09 July 2014

Meet Will - not only Van Dieman’s brewer but also owner, delivery driver, sales rep, barman and Dad to two next gen brewers.

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Introducing Enigma™..

02 July 2014

..the newest member of our HPA flavour hop family. 

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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.

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Rostrevor Hop Gardens

Eurobin, Victoria

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.

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