Capital's plastic-free beer cups pretty fly

Karen Hardy
Updated July 2 2021 - 1:45am, first published September 17 2019 - 3:00am

Spring has sprung and the beer is brewed for Capital Brewing Co's Floriade pub, which kicked off with an environmentally-friendly twist in Commonwealth Park on the weekend. An assortment of internationally inspired beers will be served in BioCups made from plants not plastic. The cups will then be turned into compost by insects in a world-first waste management solution.

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Karen Hardy

Karen Hardy

Canberra Times lifestyle reporter

I've covered a few things here at The Canberra Times over the years, from sport to education. But now I get to write about the fun stuff - where to eat, what to do, places to go, people to see. Let me know about your favourite things. Email:

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