The Pub With No Beer

4 Taylors Arm Road Taylors Arm NSW 2447

Australia's most famous pub, The Pub With No Beer, located at Taylors Arm, on the NSW Mid North Coast, has been dispensing beer for over 100 years. Legend has it, however, that it once ran out!

Local timber cutter and song writer, Gordon Parsons immortalised the story in what became one of Australia's most famous songs, A Pub With No Beer recorded by Slim Dusty

A scenic 27km out of Macksville on the Pacific Highway, Come for the day and on the way see some the most beautiful scenery Australia has got to offer as you wind through lush green countryside with spectacular River and Mountain Views.

Known Locally as “the eighth wonder of the world” the multi award winning Pub With No Beer is a step back in time, a unique place to have a drink with mates and soak up the local bush history. While you’re here visit the historical Old Talarm Church, Built in 1921 and relocated in 2001. It’s full of interesting memorabilia and has one of the Southern Hemisphere largest beer can collections.

Experience the true blue taste of traditional Aussie Pub tucker from Our Cowhide Bistro. The Bistro is Open Every day for lunch from 11:30am-2:00pm and Friday and Saturday Nights for Dinner from 6-8pm. Choose a mouth-watering steak sourced from our very own local free range beef heard, which are both grass and grain fed and hormone free to produce the best flavour and texture in each and every cut! The meat, sold under the T.A Wholesale label is also available for purchase in Cryovaced (Vacuum Sealed) packs for you to enjoy when you get home.

When our main Bistro is Closed you can always enjoy our much loved Pizzas cooked to perfection. Stay with us and Enjoy Aussie homestead accommodation. Comfortable private rooms are available as well as rooms with bunks.


  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Carpark
  • Highchair Available
  • Lake Nearby
  • Microwave
  • Quiet Location
  • Shared Bathroom
  • Bar
  • Communal Facilities
  • Gift Shop
  • Ice
  • Linen Provided
  • Payphone
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
  • Bath
  • Dining Room
  • Heating
  • Internet Access
  • Meals Available
  • Playground
  • Restaurant Licenced
  • Toilet


Nambucca Valley Council

Postal Address

PO Box 177
Macksville NSW 2447

Street Address

44 Princess Street
Macksville NSW 2447

Visit our Information Centre:

Nambucca Heads:

Nambucca Valley Visitor Information Centre
57 Riverside Drive
Nambucca Heads NSW 2448
ph: (02) 8007 6168 – Thursday to Sunday