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Schutzenfest beer : beer label
Title : Schutzenfest beer : beer label Schutzenfest beer : beer label
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Date of creation : 1972
Format : Label
Contributor : State Library catalogue
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Copyright : This item is reproduced courtesy of Coopers Brewery Ltd. It may be printed or saved for research or study. Use for any other purpose requires written permission from Coopers Brewery Ltd and the State Library of South Australia. To request approval, complete the Permission to publish form.
Description :

Label for Schutzenfest beer brewed by Coopers for the annual Schutzenfest festival held each January by the South Australian German Association.

The Schutzenfest (meaning 'shooting festival') program includes competition shooting, a beer stein lifting contest (in which competitors have to hold a full beer stein for as long as possible), oompah bands and other music and folk dancing. German style food and drinks, such as beers and ciders, traditional cakes and meats are available from a variety of stalls.

Related names :

Coopers Brewery

South Australian German Association

Further reading :
Painter, Alison. Jolly good ale and old : Coopers Brewery, 1862-1998, [Adelaide] : Cooper, 1998
Internet links :

BankSA Heritage Icons list (National Trust of South Australia) See: 2003 BankSA Heritage Icons: Coopers Brewery

Coopers Brewery

South Australian German Association



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