It’s gin-o’clock somewhere and we’ve narrowed down the top 3 events in Canberra to quench your thirst (3 cheers for the gin lovers!). As the drink of the season, it would be a crime to miss these, so do yourself a favour and save the date!
The Kurrajong Long Gin Dinner
Full-fill your Gin-derella dreams and spend an evening at Hotel Kurrajong this January. At this event you can expect to be welcomed by a cocktail on arrival as well as grazing style first course and some local Canberra talent. Over the course of the evening, mingle with other gin devotees and gush over your four-course dining experience all which feature matching gins from The Canberra Distillery. This one is a must to add to your calendar!
Tickets | $125pp.
When | January 31stat 6:pm
Location | Hotel Kurrajong, 8 National Circuit, Barton ACT 2600
‘For the Love of Gin’ at First Edition Restaurant & Bar
In celebration of all things love and gin, First Edition Restaurant and Bar are hosting an unmissable evening event where gin lovers can experience more than just the taste. Event attendees will get to see first-hand how gin is made as explained by Tim Reardon from Canberra Distillery, as well as experience the luscious Garnish Garden and feast on a 3-course ‘ginspired’ dinner. Each dining experience will be paired with 4 matching gin cocktails made with First Edition’s Signature Gin.
As an added bonus, all guests will do in the draw to win a full-size bottle of First Edition Signature Gin Volume 1, drawn on the night.
Tickets | $125 + booking fee
When | February 28th, 6.30pm
Location | First Edition Restaurant & Bar at Level 1, 65 Northbourne Ave, with free parking available onsite (subject to availability) or via the Light Rail City terminal.
Gin Palooza at Pialligo Estate
Located at the picturesque Pialligo Estate is a day out to remember with food and drinks aplenty. On this one-day event presented by the Australian Gin Distillers Association Inc., there will be mouth-watering Pialligo Smokehouse foods as well as 150 gin tastings and Artisan Drinks Tonic waters to pair them with. Be sure to try as many gin tastings as you can to get your tickets worth as they are included in the ticket price. Food offerings will also be at the exclusive event as prepared by Pialligo chefs and the Artisan crew will be there to assist you in your all-important G&T pairings.
Tickets | $60pp. Food is not included in the price of the ticket and bottles of gin can be purchased separately.
Location | Pialligo Estate, Kallaroo Road, Canberra
When | April 04, 2020 at 11:00am – 6:00pm
Note | Food is not included in the price of the ticket and full G&T’s are to be purchased separately.