DB Draught Brewery in Washdyke, Timaru is a local landmark, home of our iconic beer brand, DB Draught, incorporating state-of-the art technology and holds numerous records for production efficiency and quality standards.
Several brands within the DB stable are brewed and distributed from the DB Draught Brewery in Timaru including –
DB Export Gold, Export Dry, Export Citrus (low 2% alcohol), and Export 33 which arrived in 2008, quickly becoming the top selling low carbohydrate beer in New Zealand.
Monteiths, a continually evolving range in which both veteran & novice beer lovers will discover something to savour, and wide range of contemporary and crushed ciders
Tui - The brand typifies kiwi humour but is equally renowned for brewing great tasting beers Tui East Indian Pale Ale (NZ Best Draught, Brew NZ 2009,10,11), Tui Lager and Tui light.
Brewery Tour: Join one of our tours for an intimate beer experience as we take you through the brewing process from fresh raw ingredients to our high speed bottling line. See how beer was delivered in the good old days by viewing the historic DB Draught wagon, which is drawn by the mighty Clydesdale team at special events throughout the year.
History awaits in the Museum of Beer as you take a step back in time and browse through some classic beer marketing and memorabilia.
After the tour, enjoy sampling the freshest of today’s brews and then stroll through Beer Necessities, our well-stocked beer gear shop where you can buy yourself or a friend a gift to remember. Tour Information: Monday to Saturday 1pm. $20 per Adult, $10 13-17yrs, kids free. Bookings are essential. Telephone: (03) 687 4230. Beer Necessities (beer gear shop): Open Monday to Friday 8.30am - 4.30pm.
Commitment to community and Business support - DB Draught Brewery in Timaru is one of the largest employers in Timaru District and a significant contributor to the regions economy. A strong supporter of local community and business events, also providing Leadership Development scholarships.
At DB, we're committed to sustainability - protecting water resources, reducing CO2 emissions, sourcing sustainably and advocating responsible consumption.
Responsibility & Values - Passion for Quality and Safety
We are committed to ‘Everyone Home Safe Every Day’. We take this extremely seriously as our people come first. DB Breweries is committed to driving social change around moderate and safe consumption of alcohol
Play to Win
Together DB and HEINEKEN have the winning edge. Let’s honour our heritage and inspire our future to create a legendary legacy. Enjoy and savour your beers and ciders.