Newtown – The South African Breweries (SAB) World of Beer, situated in Newtown district will close its doors on 30 September.
The facility will be operated by a new tenant who will offer a new business in the Newtown district.
In a statement the company said the World of Beer was established in 1994 to showcase beer’s heritage and SAB’s beer brands as well as to educate the general public on the history of beer production and the beer making process.
“As consumer trends evolve, SAB is considering alternative opportunities for visitors to South Africa to continue experiencing beer’s rich heritage and SAB’s quality product,” the statement said.
SAB vice-president, corporate affairs and sustainability Zoleka Lisa said: “Supporting and building a beer culture in South Africa by working with the industry remains a priority for us.”