Australian craft brewer Gage Roads Brewing has made its debut on the country's stock exchange after a A$4m listing.

Shares in the brewer, which has a national distribution agreement with Hardy Wine Company, Australia's largest wine group, made their first appearance on the Australian Stock Exchange today (13 December).

Gage Roads, established in Western Australia in 2003, wants to use the funds raised to establish itself as a national beer brand and expand its presence in the east of the country.

Following its listing, Gage Roads has a market value of around A$14.3m.