• Early 2008

    Early 2008

    Founder Ross, Brad & Jamie quit working for CUB and take the keys to an old soft drink factory in Byron’s Industrial Estate

  • SEP 2008

    Shiny new tanks arrive from Canada, the brewery starts to come together.

    SEP 2008

  • NOV 2008

    NOV 2008

    The First kegs of draught ale rolled out of our Byron Brewery on the back of a ute to local pubs.

  • APR 2009

    The first lager bottles rattle down the bottling line

    APR 2009

  • SEP 2009

    SEP 2009

    The first batch of Stone Beer was brewed using the ancient methods adding burning hot rocks to the to the kettle, to rouse the boil.

  • NOV 2010

    Our Flagship Beer, The Original Pacific Ale is born. Draught Ale is renamed Pacific Ale

    NOV 2010

  • MAY 2011

    MAY 2011

    Festival of The Stone is established, our annual festival that celebrates community, live music and Stone Beer

  • SEP 2013

    First employees become shareholders under our employee ownership plan, 72% of employees become owners in the business

    SEP 2013

  • JUL 2014

    JUL 2014

    We open our second brewery in Murwillumbah at the base of Mt Wollumbin (Cloud Catcher). Releasing Cloud Catcher Australian Pale Ale to celebrate

  • MAR 2015

    100kw solar panels are installed at our Murwillumbah Brewery to reduce our footprint, a stepping stone in dialling up our sustainability

    MAR 2015

  • NOV 2016

    NOV 2016

    B-Corp Certified – We join a growing community of companies dedicated to being agents of positive change through conscious sustainability practices.

  • FEB 2017

    Northern Rivers Flood Relief – Our crew hit the streets of Murwillumbah to help victims of the devastating 2017 floods donating over $30k

    FEB 2017

  • MAR 2017

    MAR 2017

    Murwillumbah Open Day is established, we open the gates to our community for live music and good food to raise money for Wedgetail Retreat palliative care

  • MAR 2018

    Our ingrained Foundation is born, Stone & Wood’s not-for-profit that support grassroots, environmental and social charities in the local areas where funds are donated.

    MAR 2018

  • NOV 2018

    NOV 2018

    We open the doors to our new spiritual home, relocating our original Byron Brewery around the road to Centennial Circuit

  • JAN 2019

    Stone & Wood launch Counter Culture series – Beers that go against the grain

    JAN 2019

  • MAR 2019

    MAR 2019

    The inGrained Foundation launch annual large grants round donating $100k to local not-for-profits in the Northern Rivers

  • OCT 2019

    We officially open our Brisbane Brewery to the Brisbane community in Fortitude Valley with 8-hectolitre brewhouse

    OCT 2019

  • OCT 2019

    OCT 2019

    Beer Club is born, a Stone & Wood community for beer lovers and enthusiast

  • SEP 2021

    Fermentum Join the Lion Beverages group alongside iconic craft breweries Little Creatures and New Belgium

    SEP 2021

  • MAR 2022

    MAR 2022

    2022 floods devastate the Northern Rivers, our crew volunteer in the community to help out in affected areas. Stone & Wood donate $100k to flood relief

  • JUL 2022

    We pledge our commitment to more sustainable practices, implementing regenerative malt sourced from certificated sustainable farmers into limited release brews

    JUL 2022

  • AUG 2022

    AUG 2022

    The inGrained Foundation expands large grants round to Brisbane donating $100k to local not-for-profits in the Brisbane region