Big Rock Brewery Income Trust
TSX : BR.UN

Big Rock Brewery Income Trust
BIG ROCK BREWERY LTD.

BIG ROCK BREWERY LTD.

July 20, 2005 10:18 ET

Big Rock Brewery Income Trust Announces Monthly Distribution

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - July 20, 2005) - Big Rock Brewery Income Trust (TSX:BR.UN) (the "Trust") is pleased to announce that a distribution of $0.11 per trust unit will be paid on August 15, 2005 to unitholders of record on July 29, 2005. The trust units will commence trading on an ex-dividend basis July 27, 2005.

The Trust is an unincorporated open-ended limited purpose trust established under the laws of the Province of Alberta. The Trust owns all of the securities of Big Rock Brewery Ltd. ("Big Rock") which entitles the Trust to receive all cash flow available for distribution from the business of Big Rock, after debt service payments, maintenance capital expenditures and other cash requirements.

Big Rock is a regional producer and marketer of premium quality beers, headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Big Rock's products are available in draught, bottles and cans. Big Rock also produces or distributes Cider and Cooler products. Big Rock is committed to four business fundamentals:

- consistently brewing distinctive, premium quality beers;

- profitable growth in business operations;

- constantly providing superior, personalized customer services; and

- creating and sustaining strong community relationships.

Big Rock products are marketed in seven provinces and three territories in Canada.

Contact Information

  • Big Rock Brewery Ltd.
    Ed McNally
    Chairman
    (403) 720-3239
    (403) 236-7523 (FAX)
    or
    Big Rock Brewery Ltd.
    Bob King
    President
    (403) 720-3239
    (403) 236-7523 (FAX)
    or
    Big Rock Brewery Ltd.
    Tim A. Duffin, C.A.
    Chief Financial Officer
    (403) 720-3239
    (403) 236-7523 (FAX)